Spain 4 - 0 Republic of Ireland | 2012 - UEFA Euro | 2003332

UEFA European ChampionshipFinal Tournament | Stadion Energa Gdańsk, Gdansk
14 June 2012 - 20:45CET

Spain 4 - 0 Republic of Ireland

Torres(4, 70) David Silva(49) Fàbregas(83) Full-time
Spain Republic of Ireland

Tactical Lineups

Spain

1 Casillas (G)(C) 3 Piqué 6 Iniesta 8 Xavi Hernández 9 Torres 14 Xabi Alonso 15 Ramos 16 Sergio Busquets 17 Arbeloa 18 Jordi Alba 21 David Silva

Substitutes

  • 12 Víctor Valdés (G)
  • 23 Pepe Reina (G)
  • 2 Raúl Albiol
  • 4 Javi Martínez
  • 5 Juanfran
  • 7 Pedro Rodríguez
  • 10 Cesc Fàbregas
  • 11 Álvaro Negredo
  • 13 Juan Mata
  • 19 Fernando Llorente
  • 20 Santi Cazorla
  • 22 Jesús Navas

Republic of Ireland

1 Given (G) 2 St Ledger 3 Ward 4 O'Shea 5 Dunne 6 Whelan 7 McGeady 8 Andrews 10 Keane (C) 11 Duff 20 Cox

Officials

  • Referee Pedro Proença
  • Assistant Referee Bertino Miranda
  • Assistant Referee Ricardo Santos
  • Additional Assistant Referee Jorge Sousa
  • Additional Assistant Referee Duarte Gomes
  • 4th Referee Marcin Borski
  • Reserve Official Marcin Borkowski
  • Uefa Delegate Christian Schmölzer
  • Referee Observer David R. Elleray
  • Dawid Piasecki
  • Stephen Thomas

Minute by Minute Commentary

  • The match is under way.
  • 1" Sergio Busquets (Spain) is penalised for a foul on Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland).
  • 2" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 2" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) has an attempt on goal.
  • 2" Iker Casillas (Spain) blocks a shot.
  • 4" Fernando Torres (Spain) scores!
  • 7" David Silva (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 7" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 8" Fernando Torres (Spain) misses the target.
  • 9" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 9" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) takes the corner.
  • 9" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) misses the target.
  • 11" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on David Silva (Spain).
  • 11" Gerard Piqué (Spain) takes the free-kick.
  • 12" Fernando Torres (Spain) is flagged for offside.
  • 12" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 12" Xabi Alonso (Spain) fouls.
  • 13" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 16" Xavi Hernández (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 17" Gerard Piqué (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 17" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 19" Simon Cox (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Sergio Busquets (Spain).
  • 19" Xabi Alonso (Spain) takes the free-kick.
  • 20" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Andrés Iniesta (Spain).
  • 21" Xavi Hernández (Spain) takes the free-kick.
  • 22" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 22" Xabi Alonso (Spain) takes the free-kick.
  • 23" Andrés Iniesta (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 23" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 26" Xavi Hernández (Spain) takes the corner.
  • 26" Xabi Alonso (Spain) misses the target.
  • 26" Xavi Hernández (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 26" Gerard Piqué (Spain) misses the target.
  • 29" Álvaro Arbeloa (Spain) is flagged for offside.
  • 30" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 30" Fernando Torres (Spain) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 30" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 31" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) handles the ball.
  • 31" Álvaro Arbeloa (Spain) takes the free-kick.
  • 32" Fernando Torres (Spain) is penalised for a foul on Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland).
  • 32" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 33" Fernando Torres (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sean St Ledger (Republic of Ireland).
  • 33" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 34" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 34" Gerard Piqué (Spain) takes the free-kick.
  • 35" Fernando Torres (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 35" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 35" Xavi Hernández (Spain) takes the corner.
  • 36" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Andrés Iniesta (Spain).
  • 36" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 36" Xavi Hernández (Spain) takes the free-kick.
  • 41" Andrés Iniesta (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 41" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 41" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Andrés Iniesta (Spain).
  • 41" Xabi Alonso (Spain) takes the free-kick.
  • 42" Xavi Hernández (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 42" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 44" Álvaro Arbeloa (Spain) has an attempt on goal.
  • 44" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 44" Xavi Hernández (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 44" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 44" Xavi Hernández (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 45" Xabi Alonso (Spain) misses the target.
  • 45" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) has an attempt on goal.
  • 45" Gerard Piqué (Spain) blocks a shot.
  • 45+1" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 45+1" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) is shown a yellow card.
  • 45+2" Xavi Hernández (Spain) takes the free-kick.
  • 45+2" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 45+2" Andrés Iniesta (Spain) has an attempt on goal.
  • The referee blows for half-time.
  • The second half begins.
  • 46" Jon Walters (in) - Simon Cox (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 48" Álvaro Arbeloa (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 48" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 49" Xabi Alonso (Spain) has an attempt on goal.
  • 49" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 49" Andrés Iniesta (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 49" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 49" David Silva (Spain) scores!
  • 50" David Silva (Spain) is penalised for a foul on Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland).
  • 54" Xabi Alonso (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Jon Walters (Republic of Ireland).
  • 54" Xabi Alonso (Spain) is booked.
  • 54" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 55" Xavi Hernández (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 55" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 56" Xavi Hernández (Spain) has an attempt on goal.
  • 56" Stephen Ward (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 58" Fernando Torres (Spain) is flagged for offside.
  • 58" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 62" Xavi Hernández (Spain) takes the corner.
  • 62" Fernando Torres (Spain) has an attempt on goal.
  • 62" Sean St Ledger (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 62" Sergio Busquets (Spain) misses the target.
  • 63" Gerard Piqué (Spain) fouls.
  • 63" Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 63" Jon Walters (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Xabi Alonso (Spain).
  • 64" Iker Casillas (Spain) takes the free-kick.
  • 64" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) has an effort on goal.
  • 64" Álvaro Arbeloa (Spain) blocks a shot.
  • 65" Javi Martínez (in) - Xabi Alonso (out) (Spain)
  • 67" Damien Duff (Republic of Ireland) delivers the corner.
  • 67" Sean St Ledger (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sergio Busquets (Spain).
  • 67" Iker Casillas (Spain) takes the free-kick.
  • 68" Jon Walters (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 68" Jordi Alba (Spain) takes the free-kick.
  • 68" David Silva (Spain) is penalised for a foul on Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland).
  • 70" Fernando Torres (Spain) scores!
  • 74" Cesc Fàbregas (in) - Fernando Torres (out) (Spain)
  • 75" Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland) has an attempt on goal.
  • 75" Iker Casillas (Spain) blocks a shot.
  • 76" Javi Martínez (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland).
  • 76" Javi Martínez (Spain) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 76" James McClean (in) - Damien Duff (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 77" Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 77" Aiden McGeady (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 78" Xavi Hernández (Spain) delivers the free-kick wide.
  • 79" Javi Martínez (Spain) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 80" Santi Cazorla (in) - Andrés Iniesta (out) (Spain)
  • 80" Paul Green (in) - Glenn Whelan (out) (Republic of Ireland)
  • 80" Keith Andrews (Republic of Ireland) is penalised for a foul on Gerard Piqué (Spain).
  • 80" Gerard Piqué (Spain) takes the free-kick.
  • 82" Santi Cazorla (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 82" Shay Given (Republic of Ireland) blocks a shot.
  • 82" David Silva (Spain) takes the corner.
  • 83" Cesc Fàbregas (Spain) scores!
  • 84" Sean St Ledger (Republic of Ireland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on David Silva (Spain).
  • 84" Sean St Ledger (Republic of Ireland) is shown a yellow card.
  • 85" Cesc Fàbregas (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 90" David Silva (Spain) is flagged for offside.
  • 90+1" Sean St Ledger (Republic of Ireland) takes the free-kick.
  • 90+1" Stephen Ward (Republic of Ireland) fouls.
  • 90+1" Sergio Busquets (Spain) takes the free-kick.
  • The final whistle is blown.

Match Statistics

  • Spain
  • Republic of Ireland

Percentage Possession

66% 34%

Shots on Target

20 4

Shots off Target

6 2

Fouls Committed

9 16
  • Spain

    Republic of Ireland

  • 4Goals0
  • 2Yellow Card(s)3
  • 0Red Card(s)0
  • 20Shots on Goal4
  • 6Shots Wide2
  • 0Shot(s) Blocked0
  • 4Save(s)16
  • 26Total Shots6
  • 9Fouls Committed16
  • 8Corner(s)2
  • 6Offside(s)1