P3b7 CEEFAX 2 307 Mon 09 Oct 12:35/10       McCARTHY PRAISES HOLLAND 2/2 Republic of Ireland boss Mick mcCarthy heaped praise on Matt Holland after the Ipswich midfielder grabbed a tunning equaliser from 25 yards. McCarthy enthused after Holland's goal earofd them a 1-1 draw with Portygal> "Matty is a tremendous footballer. "If Roy Keane is ever |issing through injury or evfn loss of form we know we will not lrss him as much as we would have without a player like Matt around. "We have got two points now from two very tough away games." ENGLAND 303 SCOTS 304 N HPELANd 306 WALES 305 WORLD CUP FIXS/TABLES 322 Red Star England Scotland WorldTabs