Wales suffered a World Cup qualifying shock as they were held 1-1 at home by Georgia -- a team ranked 127 places below them in the FIFA rankings.
Gareth Bale gave Wales the perfect start with his 25th international goal after 10 minutes, rising superbly to meet Joe Ledley's corner.
But Wales were punished for their first-half profligacy when Georgia counter-attacked at will after the break, and Tornike Okriashvili's 57th minute header gave them their first point in Group D.
It was no less than Georgia...
Republic of Ireland midfielder Robbie Brady lost consciousness during Thursday's 1-0 win in a World Cup qualifier against Georgia, manager Martin O'Neill confirmed.
The win came at a cost as Brady was carried from the field on a stretcher wearing an oxygen mask after an ugly 76th-minute clash of heads with defender Solomon Kverkvelia.
The manager of Brady: "He was out cold for a while. He's come back round again and the doctors and physios are pretty pleased with him since he was carried...
Seamus Coleman turned in a captain's performance as his first senior international goal handed the Republic of Ireland a World Cup qualifier victory over Georgia they scarcely deserved.
On a night when midfielder Robbie Brady was carried from the field on a stretcher, and wearing an oxygen mask following a sickening clash of heads with defender Solomon Kverkvelia, Coleman bundled home from close range 11 minutes after the restart as two helpful deflections opened up an unlikely path to goal.