Republic of Ireland 2 - 1 Armenia | 2012 - UEFA Euro | 2002230

UEFA European ChampionshipQualifying Round | Aviva Stadium, Dublin
11 October 2011 - 18:45 (local time)

Republic of Ireland 2 - 1 Armenia

V. Aleksanyan(43og) Dunne(59) Full-time Mkhitaryan(62)
Republic of Ireland Armenia

Tactical Lineups

Republic of Ireland

1 Given (G)(C) 2 St Ledger 3 Kelly 4 O'Shea 5 Dunne 6 Whelan 7 McGeady 8 Andrews 9 Doyle 10 Cox 11 Duff

Armenia

1 Berezovski (G) 4 Hovsepyan (C) 6 Mkrtchyan 8 Pizzelli 9 E. Malakyan 10 Ghazaryan 14 Movsisyan 15 Mkoyan 16 V. Aleksanyan 18 Mkhitaryan 20 Hayrapetyan

Substitutes

  • 23 Arsen Petrosyan (G)
  • 3 Artur Yusbashyan
  • 7 Artur Edigaryan
  • 11 Artur Sarkisov
  • 17 Artak Edigaryan
  • 21 Zaven Badoyan
  • 22 Edgar Manucharyan

Officials

  • Referee Eduardo Iturralde González
  • Assistant Referee Roberto del Palomar
  • Assistant Referee Juan Yuste
  • 4th Referee César Muñiz
  • Uefa Delegate Odd Flattum
  • Referee Observer Anders Mattsson
  • Patrick A. Daly

Minute by Minute Commentary

  • The match is under way.
  • 4" Henrikh Mkhitaryan (Armenia) misses the target.
  • 6" Marcos Pizzelli (Armenia) takes the corner.
  • 6" Marcos Pizzelli (Armenia) delivers the corner.
  • 7" Gevorg Ghazaryan (Armenia) is penalised for a foul on @@player2 (@@team2).
  • 8" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Marcos Pizzelli (Armenia).
  • 12" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) takes the corner.
  • 13" Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland) has an effort on goal.
  • 13" Roman Berezovski (Armenia) blocks a shot.
  • 13" Stephen Kelly (Republic of Ireland) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 16" Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland) is flagged for offside.
  • 19" Gevorg Ghazaryan (Armenia) fouls.
  • 21" Gevorg Ghazaryan (Armenia) is penalised for a foul on Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland).
  • 21" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 22" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Roman Berezovski (Armenia).
  • 25" Yura Movsisyan (Armenia) misses the target.
  • 25" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 26" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) has an effort on goal.
  • 26" Roman Berezovski (Armenia) blocks a shot.
  • 26" Roman Berezovski (Armenia) is penalised for a foul on @@player2 (@@team2).
  • 26" Roman Berezovski (Armenia) is dismissed.
  • 28" Arsen Petrosyan (in) - Edgar Malakyan (out) (Armenia)
  • 30" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 30" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 32" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) delivers the corner.
  • 34" Marcos Pizzelli (Armenia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland).
  • 36" John O'Shea (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 37" Marcos Pizzelli (Armenia) misses the target.
  • 41" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) has a shot blocked.
  • 42" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 43" Valeri Aleksanyan (Armenia) scores an own goal.
  • 44" Arsen Petrosyan (Armenia) is penalised for a foul on @@player2 (@@team2).
  • 44" Arsen Petrosyan (Armenia) is shown a yellow card.
  • 45" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 45" Sean St Ledger (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Gevorg Ghazaryan (Armenia).
  • 45+1" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 45+1" Yura Movsisyan (Armenia) takes the free-kick.
  • 45+2" Yura Movsisyan (Armenia) misses the target.
  • The referee blows for half-time.
  • The second half begins.
  • 46" Gevorg Ghazaryan (Armenia) has a shot blocked.
  • 47" Yura Movsisyan (Armenia) has an effort on goal.
  • 47" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 47" Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland) has a shot blocked.
  • 48" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Valeri Aleksanyan (Armenia).
  • 50" Karlen Mkrtchyan (Armenia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland).
  • 50" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) has a shot blocked.
  • 52" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) has a shot blocked.
  • 53" Edgar Manucharyan (in) - Marcos Pizzelli (out) (Armenia)
  • 53" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 55" Edgar Manucharyan (Armenia) takes the corner.
  • 58" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 59" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) delivers the corner.
  • 59" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) scores!
  • 61" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Gevorg Ghazaryan (Armenia).
  • 61" Sean St Ledger (Republic of Ireland) is booked.
  • 62" Henrikh Mkhitaryan (Armenia) scores!
  • 62" Artur Sarkisov (in) - Gevorg Ghazaryan (out) (Armenia)
  • 64" Valeri Aleksanyan (Armenia) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 64" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) has a shot blocked.
  • 65" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) takes the corner.
  • 65" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Henrikh Mkhitaryan (Armenia).
  • 66" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) is shown a yellow card.
  • 66" Yura Movsisyan (Armenia) misses the target.
  • 67" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) has a shot blocked.
  • 67" Stephen Hunt (in) - Aiden McGeady (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 69" Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 69" Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland) is booked.
  • 69" Yura Movsisyan (Armenia) takes the free-kick.
  • 69" Karlen Mkrtchyan (Armenia) misses the target.
  • 69" Henrikh Mkhitaryan (Armenia) delivers the corner.
  • 70" Edgar Manucharyan (Armenia) misses the target.
  • 71" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Karlen Mkrtchyan (Armenia).
  • 73" Artur Sarkisov (Armenia) misses the target.
  • 74" Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Karlen Mkrtchyan (Armenia).
  • 74" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) is flagged for offside.
  • 75" Yura Movsisyan (Armenia) has a shot blocked.
  • 76" Keith Fahey (in) - Glenn Whelan (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 78" Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 79" Keith Fahey (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Levon Hayrapetyan (Armenia).
  • 79" Yura Movsisyan (Armenia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sean St Ledger (Republic of Ireland).
  • 80" Jon Walters (in) - Simon Cox (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 81" Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 81" Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 81" Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland) is shown a second yellow card and is dismissed.
  • 84" Hrayr Mkoyan (Armenia) is shown a yellow card.
  • 84" Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland) takes the corner.
  • 85" Jon Walters (Republic of Ireland) has an effort on goal.
  • 85" Roman Berezovski (Armenia) blocks a shot.
  • 88" Jon Walters (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 90+1" Henrikh Mkhitaryan (Armenia) delivers the corner.
  • 90+1" Levon Hayrapetyan (Armenia) misses the target.
  • 90+2" Karlen Mkrtchyan (Armenia) is penalised for a foul on Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland).
  • 90+3" Yura Movsisyan (Armenia) has a shot blocked.
  • 90+4" Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Yura Movsisyan (Armenia).
  • 90+4" Levon Hayrapetyan (Armenia) takes the free-kick.
  • The final whistle is blown.

Match Statistics

  • Republic of Ireland
  • Armenia

Corners Won

5 5

Shots on Target

4 2

Shots off Target

3 9

Fouls Committed

17 9
  • Republic of Ireland

    Armenia

  • 2Goals1
  • 5Yellow Card(s)3
  • 1Red Card(s)1
  • 4Shots on Goal2
  • 3Shots Wide9
  • 6Shot(s) Blocked3
  • 1Save(s)3
  • 13Total Shots14
  • 17Fouls Committed9
  • 5Corner(s)5
  • 3Offside(s)0