Republic of Ireland 1 - 3 Croatia | 2012 - UEFA Euro | 2003324

UEFA European ChampionshipFinal Tournament | Stadion Miejski, Poznan
10 June 2012 - 20:45CET

Republic of Ireland 1 - 3 Croatia

St Ledger(19) Full-time Mandžukić(3, 49) Jelavić(43)
Republic of Ireland Croatia

Tactical Lineups

Republic of Ireland

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

Croatia

1 Pletikosa (G) 2 Strinić 5 Ćorluka 7 Rakitić 8 Vukojević 9 Jelavić 10 Modrić 11 Srna (C) 13 Schildenfeld 17 Mandžukić 20 Perišić

Substitutes

  • 12 Ivan Kelava (G)
  • 23 Danijel Subašić (G)
  • 3 Josip Šimunić
  • 4 Jurica Buljat
  • 6 Danijel Pranjić
  • 14 Milan Badelj
  • 15 Šime Vrsaljko
  • 16 Tomislav Dujmović
  • 18 Nikola Kalinić
  • 19 Niko Kranjčar
  • 21 Domagoj Vida
  • 22 Eduardo

Officials

  • Referee Björn Kuipers
  • Assistant Referee Sander van Roekel
  • Assistant Referee Erwin Zeinstra
  • Additional Assistant Referee Pol van Boekel
  • Additional Assistant Referee Richard Liesveld
  • 4th Referee Viktor Shvetsov
  • Reserve Official Oleksandr Voytyuk
  • Uefa Delegate Adonis Procopiou
  • Referee Observer Iouri Baskakov
  • Konrad Sapela
  • Kenneth Scott

Minute by Minute Commentary

  • The match is under way.
  • 1" Mario Mandžukić (Croatia) is penalised for a foul on Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland).
  • 1" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 3" Ivan Rakitić (Croatia) takes the corner.
  • 3" Mario Mandžukić (Croatia) scores!
  • 4" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Vedran Ćorluka (Croatia).
  • 4" Luka Modrić (Croatia) takes the free-kick.
  • 7" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 11" Gordon Schildenfeld (Croatia) fouls.
  • 12" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 12" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) delivers the free-kick on target.
  • 12" Vedran Ćorluka (Croatia) blocks a shot.
  • 12" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 16" Gordon Schildenfeld (Croatia) is penalised for a foul on Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland).
  • 16" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 17" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Nikica Jelavić (Croatia).
  • 17" Ivan Rakitić (Croatia) takes the free-kick.
  • 18" Darijo Srna (Croatia) delivers the corner.
  • 18" Vedran Ćorluka (Croatia) fouls.
  • 19" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 19" Sean St Ledger (Republic of Ireland) scores!
  • 20" Sean St Ledger (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Nikica Jelavić (Croatia).
  • 20" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 21" Darijo Srna (Croatia) takes the corner.
  • 21" Ivan Rakitić (Croatia) misses the target.
  • 22" Ivan Perišić (Croatia) has an attempt on goal.
  • 22" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 24" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) is flagged for offside.
  • 25" Stipe Pletikosa (Croatia) takes the free-kick.
  • 25" Vedran Ćorluka (Croatia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland).
  • 26" Sean St Ledger (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 26" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 27" Nikica Jelavić (Croatia) fouls.
  • 27" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 28" Vedran Ćorluka (Croatia) is penalised for a foul on Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland).
  • 29" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 33" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Luka Modrić (Croatia).
  • 33" Ognjen Vukojević (Croatia) takes the free-kick.
  • 33" Luka Modrić (Croatia) has an attempt on goal.
  • 33" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 36" Ivan Perišić (Croatia) misses the target.
  • 37" Kevin Doyle (Republic of Ireland) has an effort on goal.
  • 37" Stipe Pletikosa (Croatia) blocks a shot.
  • 39" Darijo Srna (Croatia) delivers the corner.
  • 40" Nikica Jelavić (Croatia) misses the target.
  • 43" Darijo Srna (Croatia) takes the corner.
  • 43" Luka Modrić (Croatia) has an attempt on goal.
  • 43" Stephen Ward (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 43" Nikica Jelavić (Croatia) scores!
  • 45+1" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 45+1" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 45+2" Vedran Ćorluka (Croatia) takes the free-kick.
  • 45+3" Ivan Rakitić (Croatia) misses the target.
  • The referee blows for half-time.
  • The second half begins.
  • 48" Nikica Jelavić (Croatia) is penalised for a foul on Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland).
  • 48" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 49" Mario Mandžukić (Croatia) scores!
  • 50" Ivan Rakitić (Croatia) has an effort on goal.
  • 50" Sean St Ledger (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 50" Ivan Rakitić (Croatia) delivers the corner.
  • 50" Darijo Srna (Croatia) has an attempt on goal.
  • 50" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 51" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Nikica Jelavić (Croatia).
  • 51" Luka Modrić (Croatia) takes the free-kick.
  • 52" Ivan Rakitić (Croatia) fouls.
  • 52" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 53" Luka Modrić (Croatia) is penalised for a foul on Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland).
  • 53" Luka Modrić (Croatia) is shown a yellow card.
  • 53" Jon Walters (in) - Kevin Doyle (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 54" Simon Cox (in) - Aiden McGeady (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 54" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 54" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 56" Ivan Strinić (Croatia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland).
  • 57" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 57" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 57" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Mario Mandžukić (Croatia).
  • 58" Luka Modrić (Croatia) takes the free-kick.
  • 64" Darijo Srna (Croatia) takes the corner.
  • 67" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mario Mandžukić (Croatia).
  • 67" Ivan Rakitić (Croatia) takes the free-kick.
  • 67" Ivan Perišić (Croatia) fouls.
  • 68" Stephen Ward (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 68" Nikica Jelavić (Croatia) is penalised for a foul on Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland).
  • 68" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 68" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) has an effort on goal.
  • 68" Stipe Pletikosa (Croatia) blocks a shot.
  • 72" Niko Kranjčar (in) - Nikica Jelavić (out) (Croatia)
  • 73" Niko Kranjčar (Croatia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sean St Ledger (Republic of Ireland).
  • 73" Stephen Ward (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 75" Shane Long (in) - Robbie Keane (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 78" Ivan Rakitić (Croatia) misses the target.
  • 78" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 79" Stipe Pletikosa (Croatia) takes the free-kick.
  • 80" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) has an attempt on goal.
  • 80" Stipe Pletikosa (Croatia) blocks a shot.
  • 81" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 83" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Mario Mandžukić (Croatia).
  • 83" Darijo Srna (Croatia) misses the target.
  • 83" Darijo Srna (Croatia) has an effort on goal.
  • 83" Shane Long (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 84" Niko Kranjčar (Croatia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Jon Walters (Republic of Ireland).
  • 84" Niko Kranjčar (Croatia) is booked.
  • 84" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 85" Niko Kranjčar (Croatia) fouls.
  • 87" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 87" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 88" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Ivan Rakitić (Croatia).
  • 89" Darijo Srna (Croatia) takes the free-kick.
  • 89" Eduardo (in) - Ivan Perišić (out) (Croatia)
  • 90+1" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 90+1" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) delivers the corner.
  • 90+1" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 90+2" Mario Mandžukić (Croatia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sean St Ledger (Republic of Ireland).
  • 90+2" Tomislav Dujmović (in) - Ivan Rakitić (out) (Croatia)
  • 90+3" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 90+4" Mario Mandžukić (Croatia) fouls.
  • 90+4" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 90+5" Luka Modrić (Croatia) is flagged for offside.
  • 90+6" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 90+6" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • The final whistle is blown.

Match Statistics

  • Republic of Ireland
  • Croatia

Percentage Possession

44% 56%

Shots on Target

5 9

Shots off Target

8 6

Fouls Committed

12 18
  • Republic of Ireland

    Croatia

  • 1Goals3
  • 1Yellow Card(s)2
  • 0Red Card(s)0
  • 5Shots on Goal9
  • 8Shots Wide6
  • 0Shot(s) Blocked0
  • 6Save(s)4
  • 13Total Shots15
  • 12Fouls Committed18
  • 1Corner(s)7
  • 2Offside(s)1