Last 30 minutes of Ireland's win at Wales an 'eternity' for O'Neill

Republic of Ireland clinched a place in the World Cup play-offs by defeating Wales 1-0 in Cardiff, but the last half-hour felt like an eternity to head coach Martin O'Neill.

Needing a win to have any chance of keeping their qualification hopes alive, Ireland took the lead when James McClean drilled a fine strike past Wayne Hennessey in the 57th minute.

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