FYROM 0 - 2 Republic of Ireland | 2012 - UEFA Euro | 2002234

UEFA European ChampionshipQualifying Round | Nacionalna Arena Filip II Makedonski, Skopje
4 June 2011 - 21:30 (local time)

FYR Macedonia 0 - 2 Republic of Ireland

Full-time Keane(8, 37)
FYR Macedonia Republic of Ireland

Tactical Lineups

FYR Macedonia

12 Bogatinov (G) 2 Grncarov 3 Popov 4 Noveski 6 Sikov 7 Tričkovski 8 Sumulikoski 9 Demiri 10 Pandev (C) 11 Naumoski 13 Despotovski

Substitutes

  • 1 Edin Nuredinovski (G)
  • 5 Daniel Mojsov
  • 14 Dusan Savik
  • 16 Feran Hasani
  • 17 Blagoja Todorovski
  • 18 Stefan Ristovski
  • 20 Mario Gjurovski

Republic of Ireland

1 Given (G) 2 Kelly 3 Kilbane 4 O'Shea 5 O'Dea 6 Whelan 7 McGeady 8 Andrews 9 Cox 10 Keane (C) 11 Hunt

Officials

  • Referee Florian Meyer
  • Assistant Referee Holger Henschel
  • Assistant Referee Christoph Bornhorst
  • 4th Referee Deniz Aytekin
  • Uefa Delegate Bert Andersson
  • Referee Observer Marcel Vanelshocht
  • Dejan Nedelkoski

Minute by Minute Commentary

  • The match is under way.
  • 1" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 2" Goran Pandev (FYR Macedonia) is flagged for offside.
  • 6" John O'Shea (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Goran Pandev (FYR Macedonia).
  • 7" Ivan Tričkovski (FYR Macedonia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland).
  • 8" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) scores!
  • 10" Nikolce Noveski (FYR Macedonia) fouls.
  • 10" Feran Hasani (in) - Ilco Naumoski (out) (FYR Macedonia)
  • 11" Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 12" Goran Pandev (FYR Macedonia) is penalised for a foul on Stephen Kelly (Republic of Ireland).
  • 13" Goran Pandev (FYR Macedonia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on @@player2 (@@team2).
  • 13" Goran Pandev (FYR Macedonia) has an attempt on goal.
  • 13" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 14" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 15" Kevin Kilbane (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on @@player2 (@@team2).
  • 15" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 16" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 16" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Velice Sumulikoski (FYR Macedonia).
  • 22" Ivan Tričkovski (FYR Macedonia) misses the target.
  • 22" Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 24" Filip Despotovski (FYR Macedonia) is penalised for a foul on Stephen Kelly (Republic of Ireland).
  • 25" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Velice Sumulikoski (FYR Macedonia).
  • 26" Stephen Kelly (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 26" Ivan Tričkovski (FYR Macedonia) takes the free-kick.
  • 26" Filip Despotovski (FYR Macedonia) misses the target.
  • 29" Velice Sumulikoski (FYR Macedonia) is penalised for a foul on Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland).
  • 30" Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 30" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) has an effort on goal.
  • 30" Martin Bogatinov (FYR Macedonia) blocks a shot.
  • 30" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on @@player2 (@@team2).
  • 32" Goran Popov (FYR Macedonia) has an attempt on goal.
  • 32" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 33" Ivan Tričkovski (FYR Macedonia) fouls.
  • 36" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) is flagged for offside.
  • 37" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) scores!
  • 38" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Filip Despotovski (FYR Macedonia).
  • 39" Goran Popov (FYR Macedonia) takes the free-kick.
  • 41" John O'Shea (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Goran Pandev (FYR Macedonia).
  • 41" Ivan Tričkovski (FYR Macedonia) misses from the penalty spot.
  • 44" Goran Popov (FYR Macedonia) fouls.
  • 45+1" Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • The referee blows for half-time.
  • The second half begins.
  • 47" Boban Grncarov (FYR Macedonia) is penalised for a foul on Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland).
  • 48" Goran Pandev (FYR Macedonia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on @@player2 (@@team2).
  • 49" Vance Sikov (FYR Macedonia) fouls.
  • 50" Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 50" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) has an effort on goal.
  • 50" Martin Bogatinov (FYR Macedonia) blocks a shot.
  • 52" Kevin Kilbane (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Feran Hasani (FYR Macedonia).
  • 52" Ivan Tričkovski (FYR Macedonia) takes the free-kick.
  • 53" Ivan Tričkovski (FYR Macedonia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Stephen Kelly (Republic of Ireland).
  • 54" Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland) takes the corner.
  • 57" Mario Gjurovski (in) - Filip Despotovski (out) (FYR Macedonia)
  • 58" Feran Hasani (FYR Macedonia) fouls.
  • 59" Goran Pandev (FYR Macedonia) is penalised for a foul on Darren O'Dea (Republic of Ireland).
  • 60" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Velice Sumulikoski (FYR Macedonia).
  • 64" Velice Sumulikoski (FYR Macedonia) fouls.
  • 65" Shane Long (in) - Simon Cox (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 66" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on @@player2 (@@team2).
  • 67" Ivan Tričkovski (FYR Macedonia) has an effort on goal.
  • 67" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 68" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Feran Hasani (FYR Macedonia).
  • 68" Mario Gjurovski (FYR Macedonia) has an attempt on goal.
  • 68" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 69" Ivan Tričkovski (FYR Macedonia) delivers the corner.
  • 70" Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland) takes the corner.
  • 70" Darren O'Dea (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 72" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Vance Sikov (FYR Macedonia).
  • 72" Dusan Savik (in) - Muhamed Demiri (out) (FYR Macedonia)
  • 73" Mario Gjurovski (FYR Macedonia) delivers the corner.
  • 73" Ivan Tričkovski (FYR Macedonia) takes the corner.
  • 75" Goran Popov (FYR Macedonia) misses the target.
  • 76" Feran Hasani (FYR Macedonia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland).
  • 77" Goran Pandev (FYR Macedonia) is flagged for offside.
  • 79" Feran Hasani (FYR Macedonia) fouls.
  • 80" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Velice Sumulikoski (FYR Macedonia).
  • 81" Mario Gjurovski (FYR Macedonia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland).
  • 82" Goran Popov (FYR Macedonia) misses the target.
  • 85" John O'Shea (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 85" Ivan Tričkovski (FYR Macedonia) is penalised for a foul on Stephen Hunt (Republic of Ireland).
  • 87" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) has a shot blocked.
  • 88" Kevin Kilbane (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Dusan Savik (FYR Macedonia).
  • 88" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 89" Ivan Tričkovski (FYR Macedonia) takes the free-kick.
  • 89" Ivan Tričkovski (FYR Macedonia) misses the target.
  • 90+2" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) delivers the corner.
  • 90+2" Shane Long (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 90+2" Stephen Kelly (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Ivan Tričkovski (FYR Macedonia).
  • 90+2" Mario Gjurovski (FYR Macedonia) takes the free-kick.
  • The final whistle is blown.

Match Statistics

  • FYR Macedonia
  • Republic of Ireland

Corners Won

3 3

Shots on Target

4 4

Shots off Target

6 2

Fouls Committed

19 21
  • FYR Macedonia

    Republic of Ireland

  • 0Goals2
  • 0Yellow Card(s)1
  • 0Red Card(s)0
  • 4Shots on Goal4
  • 6Shots Wide2
  • 0Shot(s) Blocked1
  • 2Save(s)4
  • 10Total Shots7
  • 19Fouls Committed21
  • 3Corner(s)3
  • 2Offside(s)3