The Tottenham striker Neale Fenn was sent off for hitting an Icelandic opponent who laughed at his penalty miss as the Republic of Ireland Under- 21 lost 1-0 to Iceland in the European Championship in Reykjavik last night. The Irish lost to a sloppy goal, direct from a free-kick, by Stefan Thordarson in the 27th minute.Reuse content
Last season's beaten Second Division play-off finalists, Brentford, took a second-minute lead at Roots Hall before Southend hit back in style to register a 3-1 victory last night. Kevin Rapley opened the scoring, but the former Liverpool, West Ham and Coventry midfielder Mike Marsh equalised for Southend a minute later. Jeroen Boere and Adrian Clarke sealed the home win.