Russia 0 - 0 Republic of Ireland | 2012 - UEFA Euro | 2002218

UEFA European ChampionshipQualifying Round | Stadion Luzhniki, Moscow
6 September 2011 - 19:00 (local time)

Russia 0 - 0 Republic of Ireland

Full-time
Russia Republic of Ireland

Tactical Lineups

Russia

1 Malafeev (G) 2 Anyukov 3 V. Berezutski 4 Ignashevich 5 A. Berezutski 6 Semshov 7 Shirokov 8 Zyryanov 9 A. Kerzhakov 10 Arshavin (C) 11 Zhirkov

Substitutes

  • 12 Anton Shunin (G)
  • 14 Pavel Pogrebnyak
  • 15 Dmitri Torbinski
  • 16 Roman Pavlyuchenko
  • 17 Diniyar Bilyaletdinov
  • 18 Denis Glushakov
  • 19 Roman Shishkin

Republic of Ireland

1 Given (G) 2 Kelly 3 Ward 4 O'Dea 5 Dunne 6 Whelan 7 McGeady 8 Andrews 9 Doyle 10 Keane (C) 11 Duff

Officials

  • Referee Felix Brych
  • Assistant Referee Jan-Hendrik Salver
  • Assistant Referee Mike Pickel
  • 4th Referee Babak Rafati
  • Uefa Delegate Wolfgang Thierrichter
  • Referee Observer Guy Goethals
  • Vladislav Khodeev

Minute by Minute Commentary

  • The match is under way.
  • 3" Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Aleksandr Anyukov (Russia).
  • 8" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) has an effort on goal.
  • 8" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 8" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) takes the corner.
  • 13" Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland) has an attempt on goal.
  • 13" Vyacheslav Malafeev (Russia) blocks a shot.
  • 14" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) delivers the corner.
  • 16" Aleksandr Kerzhakov (Russia) misses the target.
  • 17" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on @@player2 (@@team2).
  • 21" Igor Semshov (Russia) has an effort on goal.
  • 21" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 23" Aleksei Berezutski (Russia) has an attempt on goal.
  • 23" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 24" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) takes the corner.
  • 25" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 25" Sergei Ignashevich (Russia) takes the free-kick.
  • 26" Sergei Ignashevich (Russia) misses the target.
  • 26" Vasili Berezutski (Russia) is penalised for a foul on Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland).
  • 26" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 27" Stephen Ward (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Roman Shirokov (Russia).
  • 28" Konstantin Zyryanov (Russia) misses the target.
  • 29" Yuri Zhirkov (Russia) fouls.
  • 32" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) delivers the corner.
  • 32" Aleksandr Anyukov (Russia) misses the target.
  • 33" Igor Semshov (Russia) has a shot blocked.
  • 33" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) takes the corner.
  • 34" Konstantin Zyryanov (Russia) misses the target.
  • 35" Aleksandr Kerzhakov (Russia) is flagged for offside.
  • 36" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Igor Semshov (Russia).
  • 36" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on @@player2 (@@team2).
  • 37" Darren O'Dea (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 40" Yuri Zhirkov (Russia) delivers the corner.
  • 40" Yuri Zhirkov (Russia) misses the target.
  • 40" Yuri Zhirkov (Russia) has a shot blocked.
  • 41" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) misses the target.
  • 43" Roman Shirokov (Russia) fouls.
  • 43" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) takes the corner.
  • 44" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Aleksei Berezutski (Russia).
  • 45" Yuri Zhirkov (Russia) delivers the corner.
  • 45" Vasili Berezutski (Russia) has a shot blocked.
  • 45" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on @@player2 (@@team2).
  • 45+1" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) misses the target.
  • The referee blows for half-time.
  • The second half begins.
  • 47" Aleksandr Anyukov (Russia) fouls.
  • 47" Aleksandr Anyukov (Russia) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 47" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 47" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 48" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) is flagged for offside.
  • 49" Roman Shirokov (Russia) has a shot blocked.
  • 51" Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Sergei Ignashevich (Russia).
  • 52" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Aleksandr Kerzhakov (Russia).
  • 53" Aleksandr Kerzhakov (Russia) takes the free-kick.
  • 53" Aleksandr Kerzhakov (Russia) has a shot blocked.
  • 54" Yuri Zhirkov (Russia) takes the corner.
  • 54" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) misses the target.
  • 54" Roman Pavlyuchenko (in) - Aleksandr Kerzhakov (out) (Russia)
  • 57" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) has a shot blocked.
  • 59" Simon Cox (in) - Kevin Doyle (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 60" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) delivers the corner.
  • 61" Aleksei Berezutski (Russia) misses the target.
  • 61" Aleksei Berezutski (Russia) fouls.
  • 61" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 63" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on @@player2 (@@team2).
  • 63" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Igor Semshov (Russia).
  • 66" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) takes the corner.
  • 66" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) delivers the corner.
  • 67" Stephen Hunt (in) - Damien Duff (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 68" Sergei Ignashevich (Russia) fouls.
  • 69" Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 69" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 69" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 72" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Yuri Zhirkov (Russia).
  • 74" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) is shown a yellow card.
  • 74" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) takes the free-kick.
  • 75" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) has a shot blocked.
  • 76" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) is flagged for offside.
  • 76" Diniyar Bilyaletdinov (in) - Yuri Zhirkov (out) (Russia)
  • 77" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) misses the target.
  • 78" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on @@player2 (@@team2).
  • 78" Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 78" Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland) is booked.
  • 78" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) takes the free-kick.
  • 82" Igor Semshov (Russia) is penalised for a foul on Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland).
  • 82" Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 82" Diniyar Bilyaletdinov (Russia) misses the target.
  • 83" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) misses the target.
  • 85" Konstantin Zyryanov (Russia) has a shot blocked.
  • 85" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Konstantin Zyryanov (Russia).
  • 86" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) takes the free-kick.
  • 86" Diniyar Bilyaletdinov (Russia) misses the target.
  • 87" Konstantin Zyryanov (Russia) fouls.
  • 88" Konstantin Zyryanov (Russia) has an attempt on goal.
  • 89" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 89" Igor Semshov (Russia) has a shot blocked.
  • 90" Stephen Ward (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Andrey Arshavin (Russia).
  • 90" Stephen Ward (Republic of Ireland) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 90+1" Andrey Arshavin (Russia) takes the corner.
  • 90+4" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Vyacheslav Malafeev (Russia).
  • The final whistle is blown.

Match Statistics

  • Russia
  • Republic of Ireland

Corners Won

12 1

Shots on Target

4 1

Shots off Target

14 1

Fouls Committed

10 16
  • Russia

    Republic of Ireland

  • 0Goals0
  • 1Yellow Card(s)3
  • 0Red Card(s)0
  • 4Shots on Goal1
  • 14Shots Wide1
  • 8Shot(s) Blocked1
  • 1Save(s)4
  • 26Total Shots3
  • 10Fouls Committed16
  • 12Corner(s)1
  • 2Offside(s)3