The exasperated reaction to Ireland's humbling defeat to Wales 5 years ago

The exasperated reaction to Ireland's humbling defeat to Wales

Well, that was hard to watch.

Ireland were taught a lesson tonight against Wales.

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The Boys in Green travelled to Cardiff to start off their Nations League campaign, and it did not end well.

The match ended 4-1 to Wales, as Ryan Giggs' men picked us apart with absolute ease.

Tom Lawrence opened the scoring with a lovely goal, sliding the ball past Darren Randolph in the Irish goal.

Gareth Bale was at the heart of the performance, scoring the second with an absolute cracker.

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Aaron Ramsey scored the third beating Randolph at the near post.

Conor Roberts scored the fourth for Wales following a lovely pass from Gareth Bale, before substitute Shaun Williams scored a lovely goal for Ireland.

Naturally, people weren't too pleased with the Irish performance...

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Gary Lineker had the wittiest comment of the night, as he tends to do.