• FT

    Finland

    2

    Wales

    1

  • FT

    Belarus

    4

    Kazakhstan

    0

  • FT

    Russia

    0

    Germany

    1

  • FT

    Luxembourg

    0

    Switzerland

    3

  • FT

    Armenia

    1

    Spain

    2

  • FT

    Estonia

    0

    Bosnia-Herz

    2

  • FT

    Ukraine

    1

    England

    0

  • FT

    Cyprus

    4

    Bulgaria

    1

  • FT

    Montenegro

    2

    Georgia

    1

  • FT

    Denmark

    1

    Sweden

    0

  • FT

    Liechtenstei

    0

    Azerbaijan

    2

  • FT

    Austria

    2

    Lithuania

    1

  • FT

    Czech Rep

    2

    Poland

    0

  • FT

    Greece

    5

    Latvia

    2

  • FT

    Serbia

    5

    Romania

    0

  • FT

    Slovakia

    0

    Slovenia

    2

  • FT

    Belgium

    2

    Turkey

    0

  • FT

    France

    5

    Faroe Island

    0

  • FT

    Israel

    3

    Moldova

    1

  • FT

    Rep of Ire

    2

    Italy

    2

  • FT

    Portugal

    3

    Hungary

    0

WORLD CUP QUALIFYING - UEFA

Croke Park, Ireland

Referee: T Hauge | Attendance: 70640

* Local time based on your geographic location.

Republic of Ireland

  • Glenn Whelan 8'
  • Sean St. Ledger 87'

2 - 2

FT

Italy

  • Mauro Camoranesi 26'
  • Alberto Gilardino 90'
  • 90'

    End of the game

  • 90'

    The referee has signaled the end of the second half

  • 90'

    That last goal was assisted by Vincenzo Iaquinta (Pass from Left Penalty Area)

  • 90'

    Goal!! Alberto Gilardino hits a very good right footed shot to the lower left corner from the centre penalty area (aprox. 12 yards) and scores!! The game is now tied at 2

  • 90'

    Alberto Gilardino hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: goal

  • 89'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Attacking)

  • 89'

    Italy makes a sub: Simone Pepe enters for Angelo Palombo. Reason: Tactical

  • 88'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 88'

    Liam Lawrence clears the ball from danger.

  • 88'

    Mauro German Camoranesi crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 88'

    Throw-in: Gianluca Zambrotta takes it (Attacking)

  • 87'

    That last goal was assisted by Stephen Hunt (Cross from Left Wing)

  • 87'

    Goal!! Sean St. Ledger hits a very good header to the lower right corner from the right 6 yard (aprox. 6 yards) and scores!! Ireland now leads 2 - 1

  • 87'

    Sean St. Ledger hits a good header. Outcome: goal

  • 87'

    Stephen Hunt crosses the ball. Outcome: shot

  • 86'

    Stephen Hunt takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left wing. Outcome: cross

  • 86'

    Gianluca Zambrotta commits a foul on Stephen Hunt resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 85'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 85'

    Throw-in: Salvatore Bocchetti takes it (Attacking)

  • 85'

    Shay Given makes a very good save (Punch)

  • 85'

    Andrea Pirlo crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 84'

    Andrea Pirlo takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: cross

  • 84'

    Stephen Hunt commits a foul on Mauro German Camoranesi resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 84'

    Throw-in: Salvatore Bocchetti takes it (Attacking)

  • 84'

    Throw-in: Salvatore Bocchetti takes it (Attacking)

  • 83'

    Daniele De Rossi takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 83'

    Leon Best is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 83'

    Leon Best commits a foul on Daniele De Rossi resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 82'

    Nicola Legrottaglie takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 82'

    Robbie Keane commits a foul on Andrea Pirlo resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 82'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 81'

    Vincenzo Iaquinta hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 81'

    Throw-in: Gianluca Zambrotta takes it (Attacking)

  • 81'

    Throw-in: Gianluca Zambrotta takes it (Attacking)

  • 81'

    Throw-in: Gianluca Zambrotta takes it (Defending)

  • 79'

    Shay Given makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 79'

    Mauro German Camoranesi crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 79'

    Gianluigi Buffon takes a long goal kick

  • 79'

    Robbie Keane hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 78'

    Ireland makes a sub: Stephen Hunt enters for Aiden McGeady. Reason: Tactical

  • 78'

    Liam Lawrence takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: open play

  • 78'

    Salvatore Bocchetti commits a foul on Leon Best resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 78'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 77'

    Throw-in: Andrea Pirlo takes it (Attacking)

  • 77'

    John O'Shea clears the ball from danger.

  • 77'

    Mauro German Camoranesi crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 77'

    Throw-in: Salvatore Bocchetti takes it (Defending)

  • 76'

    Italy makes a sub: Alberto Gilardino enters for Antonio Di Natale. Reason: Tactical

  • 76'

    Italy makes a sub: Salvatore Bocchetti enters for Fabio Grosso. Reason: Tactical

  • 75'

    Gianluigi Buffon takes a long goal kick

  • 74'

    Daniele De Rossi hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 74'

    Gianluigi Buffon makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 73'

    Liam Lawrence takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: save

  • 73'

    Gianluigi Buffon takes a long goal kick

  • 72'

    Kevin Kilbane crosses the ball. Outcome: open play

  • 72'

    Kevin Kilbane takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left wing. Outcome: cross

  • 72'

    Gianluca Zambrotta commits a foul on Leon Best resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 72'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Defending)

  • 71'

    Leon Best clears the ball from danger.

  • 71'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the near post, resulting in: clearance

  • 71'

    Shay Given makes a very good save (Parry)

  • 71'

    Gianluca Zambrotta hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 70'

    Gianluca Zambrotta takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 70'

    Ireland makes a sub: Martin Rowlands enters for Glenn Whelan. Reason: Tactical

  • 70'

    Aiden McGeady commits a foul on Mauro German Camoranesi resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 69'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 69'

    Throw-in: Fabio Grosso takes it (Attacking)

  • 68'

    Mauro German Camoranesi clears the ball from danger.

  • 68'

    Liam Lawrence crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 68'

    Throw-in: John O'Shea takes it (Attacking)

  • 68'

    Giorgio Chiellini clears the ball from danger.

  • 68'

    Liam Lawrence crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 67'

    Keith Andrews takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: open play

  • 67'

    Daniele De Rossi is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 67'

    Daniele De Rossi commits a foul on Aiden McGeady resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 66'

    Ireland makes a sub: Leon Best enters for Kevin Doyle. Reason: Tactical

  • 66'

    Angelo Palombo takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: pass

  • 66'

    Keith Andrews commits a foul on Andrea Pirlo resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 66'

    Sean St. Ledger blocks the shot

  • 66'

    Andrea Pirlo hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 65'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 64'

    Throw-in: John O'Shea takes it (Attacking)

  • 63'

    Throw-in: John O'Shea takes it (Attacking)

  • 63'

    Throw-in: John O'Shea takes it (Attacking)

  • 62'

    Throw-in: Fabio Grosso takes it (Attacking)

  • 62'

    Sean St. Ledger clears the ball from danger.

  • 62'

    Gianluca Zambrotta crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 61'

    Throw-in: Gianluca Zambrotta takes it (Attacking)

  • 60'

    Throw-in: Fabio Grosso takes it (Defending)

  • 60'

    Shay Given takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 60'

    Fabio Grosso commits a foul on Liam Lawrence resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 59'

    Richard Dunne clears the ball from danger.

  • 59'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 59'

    John O'Shea clears the ball from danger.

  • 58'

    Vincenzo Iaquinta crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 58'

    Gianluigi Buffon makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 58'

    Richard Dunne hits a good header. Outcome: save

  • 58'

    Liam Lawrence takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the far post, resulting in: shot

  • 58'

    Giorgio Chiellini blocks the shot

  • 58'

    Robbie Keane hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 57'

    Glenn Whelan takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: pass

  • 57'

    Fabio Grosso commits a foul on Aiden McGeady resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 56'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 55'

    Gianluigi Buffon takes a long goal kick

  • 55'

    Keith Andrews hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 55'

    Liam Lawrence hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: hit wall

  • 54'

    Liam Lawrence takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: shot

  • 53'

    Giorgio Chiellini commits a foul on Liam Lawrence resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 52'

    Gianluca Zambrotta takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 52'

    Robbie Keane commits a foul on Gianluca Zambrotta resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 52'

    Throw-in: John O'Shea takes it (Defending)

  • 51'

    Throw-in: Fabio Grosso takes it (Attacking)

  • 51'

    Gianluca Zambrotta clears the ball from danger.

  • 51'

    Liam Lawrence takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the near post, resulting in: clearance

  • 50'

    Nicola Legrottaglie blocks the cross

  • 50'

    Robbie Keane crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked

  • 50'

    Throw-in: Andrea Pirlo takes it (Attacking)

  • 49'

    Angelo Palombo takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 49'

    Keith Andrews commits a foul on Angelo Palombo resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 49'

    Gianluigi Buffon makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 48'

    John O'Shea hits a good header. Outcome: save

  • 48'

    Aiden McGeady crosses the ball. Outcome: shot

  • 48'

    Aiden McGeady takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: pass

  • 47'

    Nicola Legrottaglie commits a foul on Keith Andrews resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 47'

    Shay Given takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 47'

    Offside called on Vincenzo Iaquinta

  • 46'

    Andrea Pirlo crosses the ball. Outcome: open play

  • 46'

    Andrea Pirlo takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: cross

  • 46'

    Glenn Whelan commits a foul on Gianluca Zambrotta resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 45'

    The second half is under way

  • 45'

    The referee has signaled the end of the first half

  • 45'

    Nicola Legrottaglie takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 45'

    Offside called on Robbie Keane

  • 45'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 45'

    Andrea Pirlo hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 45'

    Andrea Pirlo takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: shot

  • 45'

    Sean St. Ledger commits a foul on Vincenzo Iaquinta resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 44'

    Gianluigi Buffon takes a long goal kick

  • 44'

    Robbie Keane kicks(overhead) a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 44'

    Aiden McGeady crosses the ball. Outcome: shot

  • 43'

    Gianluigi Buffon takes a long goal kick

  • 43'

    Liam Lawrence crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play

  • 43'

    Liam Lawrence takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: cross

  • 43'

    Nicola Legrottaglie commits a foul on Kevin Doyle resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 42'

    Gianluca Zambrotta crosses the ball. Outcome: open play

  • 42'

    Shay Given makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 42'

    Mauro German Camoranesi crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 41'

    Throw-in: Gianluca Zambrotta takes it (Attacking)

  • 41'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 41'

    Nicola Legrottaglie hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 40'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the far post, resulting in: shot

  • 40'

    John O'Shea blocks the cross

  • 40'

    Fabio Grosso crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked

  • 39'

    Gianluca Zambrotta takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 39'

    Kevin Kilbane commits a foul on Gianluca Zambrotta resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 38'

    Shay Given takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 38'

    Offside called on Vincenzo Iaquinta

  • 37'

    John O'Shea clears the ball from danger.

  • 37'

    Daniele De Rossi crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 36'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Defending)

  • 36'

    Shay Given takes a short goal kick

  • 35'

    Throw-in: John O'Shea takes it (Defending)

  • 34'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Defending)

  • 33'

    Fabio Grosso takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 33'

    Glenn Whelan is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 33'

    Glenn Whelan commits a foul on Angelo Palombo resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 32'

    Richard Dunne takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 32'

    Offside called on Vincenzo Iaquinta

  • 31'

    Throw-in: John O'Shea takes it (Defending)

  • 31'

    Gianluigi Buffon makes a good save (Catch)

  • 30'

    Liam Lawrence takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: save

  • 30'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Attacking)

  • 30'

    Giorgio Chiellini clears the ball from danger.

  • 30'

    Kevin Doyle crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 30'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Attacking)

  • 29'

    Nicola Legrottaglie clears the ball from danger.

  • 29'

    Aiden McGeady crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 29'

    Throw-in: Aiden McGeady takes it (Attacking)

  • 29'

    Gianluca Zambrotta clears the ball from danger.

  • 29'

    Aiden McGeady takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: clearance

  • 29'

    Gianluca Zambrotta clears the ball from danger.

  • 29'

    Liam Lawrence crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 28'

    Nicola Legrottaglie takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 28'

    Richard Dunne commits a foul on Vincenzo Iaquinta resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 27'

    Throw-in: John O'Shea takes it (Attacking)

  • 27'

    That last goal was assisted by Andrea Pirlo (Cross from Left Byline)

  • 26'

    Goal!! Mauro German Camoranesi hits a very good header to the lower left corner from the left penalty area (aprox. 12 yards) and scores!! The game is now tied at 1

  • 26'

    Mauro German Camoranesi hits a good header. Outcome: goal

  • 26'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: shot

  • 25'

    Shay Given makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 25'

    Fabio Grosso hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 25'

    Sean St. Ledger clears the ball from danger.

  • 25'

    Mauro German Camoranesi crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 24'

    Kevin Kilbane clears the ball from danger.

  • 24'

    Fabio Grosso crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 23'

    Gianluca Zambrotta takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: pass

  • 23'

    Kevin Kilbane commits a foul on Mauro German Camoranesi resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 22'

    Gianluigi Buffon takes a long goal kick

  • 21'

    Throw-in: Gianluca Zambrotta takes it (Attacking)

  • 21'

    Throw-in: Gianluca Zambrotta takes it (Attacking)

  • 21'

    Throw-in: Fabio Grosso takes it (Attacking)

  • 20'

    Fabio Grosso drills a good left footed shot. Outcome: hit wall

  • 20'

    Fabio Grosso takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right channel. Outcome: shot

  • 19'

    Kevin Doyle commits a foul on Daniele De Rossi resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 19'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Defending)

  • 18'

    Throw-in: Gianluca Zambrotta takes it (Defending)

  • 18'

    Gianluigi Buffon takes a long goal kick

  • 18'

    Aiden McGeady crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play

  • 18'

    Daniele De Rossi clears the ball from danger.

  • 18'

    Liam Lawrence crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 17'

    Liam Lawrence takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: cross

  • 17'

    Giorgio Chiellini commits a foul on Kevin Doyle resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 15'

    Shay Given takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 15'

    Daniele De Rossi commits a foul on Glenn Whelan resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 15'

    Nicola Legrottaglie takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 15'

    Glenn Whelan commits a foul on Daniele De Rossi resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 14'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Attacking)

  • 14'

    Throw-in: Fabio Grosso takes it (Defending)

  • 14'

    Nicola Legrottaglie clears the ball from danger.

  • 14'

    Liam Lawrence crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 14'

    Fabio Grosso blocks the cross

  • 14'

    Liam Lawrence crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked

  • 13'

    Nicola Legrottaglie takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 12'

    Kevin Doyle commits a foul on Andrea Pirlo resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 12'

    Throw-in: John O'Shea takes it (Attacking)

  • 12'

    Fabio Grosso blocks the cross

  • 12'

    Kevin Doyle crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked

  • 12'

    Throw-in: John O'Shea takes it (Attacking)

  • 11'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Defending)

  • 11'

    Giorgio Chiellini takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 11'

    Kevin Doyle commits a foul on Nicola Legrottaglie resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 11'

    Daniele De Rossi clears the ball from danger.

  • 10'

    Liam Lawrence crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 10'

    Liam Lawrence takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: cross

  • 10'

    Nicola Legrottaglie commits a foul on Kevin Doyle resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 10'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Attacking)

  • 8'

    Goal!! Glenn Whelan hits a very good right footed shot to the upper left corner from the right channel (aprox. 20 yards) and scores!! Ireland now leads 1 - 0

  • 8'

    Glenn Whelan curls a good right footed shot. Outcome: goal

  • 8'

    That last goal was assisted by Liam Lawrence (Pass from Right Wing)

  • 7'

    Liam Lawrence takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: pass

  • 7'

    Nicola Legrottaglie commits a foul on Robbie Keane resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 6'

    Throw-in: John O'Shea takes it (Attacking)

  • 5'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 5'

    Gianluca Zambrotta takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: pass

  • 5'

    Kevin Kilbane commits a foul on Mauro German Camoranesi resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 5'

    Fabio Grosso takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 4'

    Richard Dunne commits a foul on Vincenzo Iaquinta resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 4'

    Shay Given takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 4'

    Offside called on Vincenzo Iaquinta

  • 3'

    Throw-in: Gianluca Zambrotta takes it (Defending)

  • 2'

    Daniele De Rossi takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 2'

    Liam Lawrence commits a foul on Angelo Palombo resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 2'

    Throw-in: Gianluca Zambrotta takes it (Attacking)

  • 1'

    Gianluigi Buffon takes a short goal kick

  •  

    Game on!

COMPLETE TEAM CLOSE X
Goal Shot Video
  •  
  • Shots (on goal)

  • tackles

  • Fouls

  • possession

  • Republic of Ireland

  • 7(4)

  • -

  • 20

  • 47%

    53%

  • Italy

  • 8(4)

  • -

  • 13

Republic of Ireland

Line-up
POS No Name

G

1 Shay Given

D

2 Sean St. Ledger

D

4 John O'Shea

D

5 Richard Dunne

M

3 Kevin Kilbane

M

6 Glenn Whelan
M
14 Martin Rowlands

M

7 Aiden McGeady
M
17 Stephen Hunt

M

8 Keith Andrews

M

11 Liam Lawrence

F

9 Kevin Doyle
F
18 Leon Best

F

10 Robbie Keane
 
Substitutes
POS No Name
G 16 Kieren Westwood
D 12 Paul McShane
D 13 Eddie Nolan
M 14 Martin Rowlands
M 17 Stephen Hunt
F 15 Noel Hunt
F 18 Leon Best

Match Stats

  • Republic of Ireland
  • Italy
7(4) Shots (on goal) 8(4)
20 Fouls 13
5 Corner kicks 4
1 Offsides 4
47% Time of Possession 53%
2 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
5 Saves 4