Wales and the Republic of Ireland played out a goalless draw that wasn’t short on action in a World Cup qualifying match at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.

Whenever you talk about goalless draws, you don’t expect to associate them with a match that was packed full of incidents to talk about. However, it was also a match that saw Ireland place themselves well to secure qualification for the World Cup, with Welsh hopes hanging by a slim thread.

The major incident saw Seamus Coleman suffer a horrific broken leg following a wild tackle by Neil Taylor, that resulted in the Wales defender being shown a straight red card.

Here are the best tweets following an action-packed British Derby between Ireland and Wales.

Seamus Coleman received messages of support as he suffered a broken leg that is set to deprive him of action for several months:

On the other hand, Neil Taylor was on the receiving end of some serious backlash following his horrible tackle on Coleman:

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