Croatia 2 - 5 Republic of Ireland | 1998 - UEFA Under-18 Championship | 55355

UEFA Under-18 ChampionshipFinal Tournament | Municipal, Ayia Napa
19 July 1998 - 20:00 (local time)

Croatia 2 - 5 Republic of Ireland

Deranja Bjelanović Full-time George Keane McPhail Partridge
Croatia Republic of Ireland

Team Lineups

Croatia

  • 1 Stipe Pletikosa (G)(C)
  • 2 Goran Sabljić
  • 3 Dalibor Tukser
  • 4 Jurica Puljiz
  • 5 Jurica Vranješ
  • 6 Srdjan Andrić
  • 7 Mihael Mikić
  • 8 Josip Balatinac
  • 9 Saša Bjelanović
  • 10 Zvonimir Deranja
  • 11 Igor Budan

Substitutes

  • 12 Hrvoje Sunara (G)
  • 13 Edo Vulic
  • 14 Branko Banovic
  • 15 Ivan Rezić
  • 16 Ivica Banović
  • 17 Ivica Olić
  • 18 Kruno Lovrek

Republic of Ireland

  • 1 Alex O'Reilly (G)
  • 2 Thomas Heary
  • 3 Keith Doyle
  • 4 Richard Dunne
  • 5 Gary Doherty
  • 6 Jason Gavin
  • 7 Stephen McPhail
  • 8 Gerard Crossley
  • 9 Barry Quinn (C)
  • 10 Robbie Keane
  • 11 Ronnie O'Brien

Substitutes

  • 12 Alan Quinn
  • 13 Paul Donnolly
  • 14 Ryan Casey
  • 15 Liam George
  • 16 Dean Delaney (G)
  • 17 Richie Partridge
  • 18 David Freeman

Officials

  • Referee Eric Romain
  • Assistant Referee Astrit Dervishi
  • Assistant Referee Ramiz Asadov
  • 4th Referee Emanuel Raphael Zammit
  • Uefa Delegate Benny Jacobsen
  • Referee Observer Leonardus van der Kroft

Minute by Minute Commentary

  • 2" Liam George (Republic of Ireland) scores!
  • 10" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) scores!
  • 25" Zvonimir Deranja (Croatia) scores!
  • 37" Ivan Rezić (in) - Srdjan Andrić (out) (Croatia)
  • 39" Saša Bjelanović (Croatia) scores!
  • 45" Stephen McPhail (Republic of Ireland) scores!
  • 50" Jurica Puljiz (Croatia) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 55" Edo Vulic (in) - Jurica Puljiz (out) (Croatia)
  • 66" Richie Partridge (Republic of Ireland) scores!
  • 73" Ivica Olić (in) - Igor Budan (out) (Croatia)
  • 76" Gary Doherty (Republic of Ireland) is shown a yellow card.
  • 83" David Freeman (in) - Richie Partridge (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 90" Ryan Casey (in) - Stephen McPhail (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 90" Liam George (Republic of Ireland) scores!

Match Statistics

  • Croatia
  • Republic of Ireland

Shots on Target

2 5
  • Croatia

    Republic of Ireland

  • 2Goals5
  • 1Yellow Card(s)1
  • 0Red Card(s)0
  • 2Shots on Goal5
  • 0Shots Wide0
  • 0Shot(s) Blocked0
  • 0Save(s)0
  • 2Total Shots5
  • 0Fouls Committed0
  • 0Corner(s)0
  • 0Offside(s)0