Sweden 0 - 0 Republic of Ireland | 2014 - FIFA World Cup | 2008603

FIFA World CupQualifying Round | Friends Arena, Solna
22 March 2013 - 20:45 (local time)

Sweden 0 - 0 Republic of Ireland

Full-time
Sweden Republic of Ireland

Team Lineups

Sweden

  • 1 Andreas Isaksson (G)
  • 2 Mikael Lustig
  • 3 Jonas Olsson
  • 4 Andreas Granqvist
  • 5 Behrang Safari
  • 6 Rasmus Elm
  • 7 Sebastian Larsson
  • 9 Kim Källström
  • 10 Zlatan Ibrahimović (C)
  • 11 Tobias Hysén
  • 19 Alexander Kačaniklić

Substitutes

  • 12 Johan Wiland (G)
  • 8 Anders Svensson
  • 13 Erton Fejzullahu
  • 14 Per Nilsson
  • 15 Mikael Antonsson
  • 16 Pontus Wernbloom
  • 17 Oscar Wendt
  • 18 Samuel Holmén
  • 20 Ola Toivonen
  • 21 Jimmy Durmaz
  • 22 Erkan Zengin
  • 23 Kristoffer Nordfeldt (G)

Officials

  • Referee Alberto Undiano Mallenco
  • Assistant Referee Roberto del Palomar
  • Assistant Referee Raúl Cabanero
  • 4th Referee Carlos Gómez
  • Uefa Delegate Mikalai Varabyov
  • Referee Observer Gudmunder Ingi Jónsson

Minute by Minute Commentary

  • The match is under way.
  • 1" Kim Källström (Sweden) misses the target.
  • 2" John O'Shea (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Tobias Hysén (Sweden).
  • 4" Jon Walters (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 6" Behrang Safari (Sweden) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland).
  • 6" James McCarthy (Republic of Ireland) takes the corner.
  • 7" James McClean (Republic of Ireland) delivers the corner.
  • 8" Behrang Safari (Sweden) fouls.
  • 8" Zlatan Ibrahimović (Sweden) is penalised for a foul on Marc Wilson (Republic of Ireland).
  • 10" Jon Walters (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Behrang Safari (Sweden).
  • 10" Shane Long (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 11" Kim Källström (Sweden) takes the corner.
  • 12" Sebastian Larsson (Sweden) delivers the corner.
  • 15" James McCarthy (Republic of Ireland) takes the corner.
  • 18" Behrang Safari (Sweden) fouls.
  • 19" James McCarthy (Republic of Ireland) delivers the corner.
  • 21" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Rasmus Elm (Sweden).
  • 22" Tobias Hysén (Sweden) has an effort on goal.
  • 22" David Forde (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 25" Marc Wilson (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sebastian Larsson (Sweden).
  • 25" Kim Källström (Sweden) takes the free-kick.
  • 25" Kim Källström (Sweden) has an effort on goal.
  • 25" David Forde (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 25" Sebastian Larsson (Sweden) takes the corner.
  • 27" Mikael Lustig (Sweden) fouls.
  • 32" Jonas Olsson (Sweden) is penalised for a foul on Jon Walters (Republic of Ireland).
  • 34" Shane Long (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Andreas Granqvist (Sweden).
  • 35" Andreas Granqvist (Sweden) fouls.
  • 37" Zlatan Ibrahimović (Sweden) has a shot blocked.
  • 37" Sebastian Larsson (Sweden) delivers the corner.
  • 37" Zlatan Ibrahimović (Sweden) misses the target.
  • 40" James McClean (Republic of Ireland) takes the corner.
  • 40" Paul Green (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Alexander Kačaniklić (Sweden).
  • 40" Paul Green (Republic of Ireland) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 44" James McClean (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mikael Lustig (Sweden).
  • 45" Kim Källström (Sweden) takes the free-kick.
  • 45" Sebastian Larsson (Sweden) delivers the corner.
  • 45+1" James McClean (Republic of Ireland) takes the corner.
  • The referee blows for half-time.
  • The second half begins.
  • 46" Mikael Antonsson (in) - Mikael Lustig (out) (Sweden)
  • 47" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) is flagged for offside.
  • 50" Mikael Antonsson (Sweden) fouls.
  • 62" Sebastian Larsson (Sweden) misses the target.
  • 63" Alexander Kačaniklić (Sweden) is penalised for a foul on Seamus Coleman (Republic of Ireland).
  • 65" Kim Källström (Sweden) delivers the corner.
  • 66" John O'Shea (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Zlatan Ibrahimović (Sweden).
  • 68" Jonas Olsson (Sweden) fouls.
  • 71" James McClean (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 71" Andreas Granqvist (Sweden) is penalised for a foul on James McClean (Republic of Ireland).
  • 72" James McClean (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 73" Ola Toivonen (in) - Tobias Hysén (out) (Sweden)
  • 75" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Andreas Granqvist (Sweden).
  • 75" James McCarthy (Republic of Ireland) is shown a yellow card.
  • 75" Kim Källström (Sweden) takes the free-kick.
  • 76" Behrang Safari (Sweden) fouls.
  • 77" Wes Hoolahan (in) - Robbie Keane (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 77" Seamus Coleman (Republic of Ireland) is booked.
  • 80" Marc Wilson (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 82" James McClean (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Sebastian Larsson (Sweden).
  • 82" Kim Källström (Sweden) takes the free-kick.
  • 82" Shane Long (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sebastian Larsson (Sweden).
  • 83" Kim Källström (Sweden) takes the free-kick.
  • 83" Andrew Keogh (in) - James McClean (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 84" Zlatan Ibrahimović (Sweden) has a shot blocked.
  • 84" Alexander Kačaniklić (Sweden) has a shot blocked.
  • 87" Jimmy Durmaz (in) - Sebastian Larsson (out) (Sweden)
  • 87" Connor Sammon (in) - Shane Long (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 89" Connor Sammon (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 90+1" Behrang Safari (Sweden) is penalised for a foul on @@player2 (@@team2).
  • 90+2" Andrew Keogh (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Behrang Safari (Sweden).
  • 90+2" Rasmus Elm (Sweden) has an effort on goal.
  • 90+2" David Forde (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 90+3" Rasmus Elm (Sweden) takes the corner.
  • The final whistle is blown.

Match Statistics

  • Sweden
  • Republic of Ireland

Corners Won

7 6

Shots on Target

3 0

Shots off Target

3 4

Fouls Committed

13 13
  • Sweden

    Republic of Ireland

  • 0Goals0
  • 0Yellow Card(s)3
  • 0Red Card(s)0
  • 3Shots on Goal0
  • 3Shots Wide4
  • 3Shot(s) Blocked0
  • 0Save(s)3
  • 9Total Shots4
  • 13Fouls Committed13
  • 7Corner(s)6
  • 0Offside(s)1