Playoff-bound Ireland 5-4 to reach World Cup

Ireland secured a spot in the World Cup playoffs after James McClean's second-half goal earned them a crucial 1-0 win in Wales.

Paddy Power rate Martin O'Neill's men 5-4 to qualify for the finals as Wales suffered a group-stage elimination. Serbia topped Group D and qualified automatically for Russia next summer.

Croatia join Ireland in the playoffs following a 2-0 success in Ukraine, while Iceland secured a direct path to next summer's finals.

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