Republic of Ireland will face a playoff in March to qualify for Euro 2020 after they were held to a 1-1 draw by Denmark in Dublin.
Needing a win at the Aviva Stadium to overhaul the Danes in Group D, the Irish came up short in their efforts despite a late rally - Matt Doherty's goal five minutes from time only good enough to earn a point after Martin Braithwaite's opener.
Here, 90min rounds up the action from all of the night's qualification matches - which included wins for Sweden, Spain and another commanding performance from Italy.
Mick McCarthy's Ireland fought valiantly against a resolute Denmark side, but will now await the playoff draw on Friday with bated breath.
Martin Braithwaite's goal 17 minutes from time was a real hammer blow to the Irish, and although Matt Doherty did level up proceedings, there was to be no last hurrah.
Elsewhere in the group, Switzerland took on
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Former #Boro man Martin Braithwaite scores the vital goal for the visitors
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Ruben Fargas and Christian Fassnacht ensured it was a lead the Swiss would not relinquish, before Loris Beniton, Xhaka and Itten wrapped up the three points in the closing stages.
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Here's a full list of Monday's results from across Euro 2020 qualifying:
|Gibraltar 1-6 Switzerland|
|Group D||Republic of Ireland 1-1 Denmark|
|Group F||Malta 1-2 Norway|
|Group F||Spain 5-0 Romania|
|Group F||Sweden 3-0 Faroe Islands|
|Group J||Greece 2-1 Finland|
|Group J||Italy 9-1 Armenia|
|Liechtenstein 0-3 Bosnia-Herzegovina|