EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFYING

City Stadium Skopje

Referee: Florian Meyer | Attendance: 30000

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Republic of Ireland

  • Robbie Keane 7'
  • Robbie Keane 36'
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  • 90'

    End of the game

  • 90'

    The referee has signaled the end of the second half

  • 90'

    Darren O'Dea clears the ball from danger.

  • 90'

    Mario Djurovski crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 90'

    Mario Djurovski takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left channel. Outcome: cross

  • 90'

    Stephen Kelly commits a foul on Ivan Trickovski resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 90'

    Martin Bogatinov takes a long goal kick

  • 90'

    Shane Long hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 90'

    Aiden McGeady takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and passes it to a teammate resulting in: open play

  • 90'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Defending)

  • 89'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 89'

    Ivan Trickovski curls a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 88'

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

  • 88'

    Keith Andrews commits a foul on Mario Djurovski resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 88'

    Vance Sikov takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: pass

  • 88'

    Kevin Kilbane commits a foul on Dusan Savic resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 87'

    Nikolce Noveski blocks the shot

  • 87'

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

  • 87'

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

  • 87'

    Handball called on Dusan Savic

  • 85'

    John O'Shea blocks the shot

  • 85'

    Mario Djurovski hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 85'

    Ferhan Hasani takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: pass

  • 84'

    John O'Shea commits a foul on Goran Pandev resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 82'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 82'

    Goran Popov hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 81'

    Throw-in: Goran Popov takes it (Defending)

  • 81'

    John O'Shea takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 80'

    Mario Djurovski commits a foul on Stephen Hunt resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 80'

    Ferhan Hasani takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: pass

  • 80'

    Glenn Whelan commits a foul on Velice Sumulikoski resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 78'

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

  • 78'

    Ferhan Hasani commits a foul on Stephen Hunt resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 77'

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

  • 77'

    Offside called on Goran Pandev

  • 77'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Defending)

  • 76'

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

  • 76'

    Ferhan Hasani commits a foul on Aiden McGeady resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 75'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 75'

    Goran Popov drills a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 73'

    Stephen Kelly clears the ball from danger.

  • 73'

    Ivan Trickovski takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and passes it to a teammate resulting in: clearance

  • 73'

    Darren O'Dea clears the ball from danger.

  • 72'

    Goran Popov takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 71'

    Vance Sikov takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 71'

    Macedonia makes a sub: Dusan Savic enters for Muhamed Demiri. Reason: Tactical

  • 71'

    Aiden McGeady commits a foul on Vance Sikov resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 71'

    Throw-in: Stephen Kelly takes it (Attacking)

  • 70'

    Throw-in: Goran Popov takes it (Defending)

  • 70'

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

  • 70'

    Darren O'Dea commits a foul on Vance Sikov resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 69'

    Stephen Hunt takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: foul

  • 69'

    John O'Shea clears the ball from danger.

  • 68'

    Ivan Trickovski takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 68'

    Shay Given makes a very good save (Tip Over)

  • 68'

    Mario Djurovski curls a good left footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 68'

    Ferhan Hasani takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: pass

  • 68'

    Aiden McGeady commits a foul on Ferhan Hasani resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 67'

    Shay Given makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 67'

    Ivan Trickovski curls a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 66'

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

  • 66'

    Handball called on Ferhan Hasani

  • 66'

    Mario Djurovski takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left channel. Outcome: pass

  • 66'

    Keith Andrews commits a foul on Mario Djurovski resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 66'

    Throw-in: Goran Popov takes it (Defending)

  • 65'

    Martin Bogatinov takes a long goal kick

  • 65'

    John O'Shea takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 64'

    Ireland makes a sub: Shane Long enters for Simon Cox. Reason: Tactical

  • 64'

    Velice Sumulikoski commits a foul on Glenn Whelan resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 61'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Defending)

  • 60'

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

  • 60'

    Keith Andrews commits a foul on Muhamed Demiri resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 59'

    Throw-in: Stephen Kelly takes it (Defending)

  • 59'

    Darren O'Dea takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 59'

    Goran Pandev commits a foul on Darren O'Dea resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 58'

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

  • 58'

    Ferhan Hasani commits a foul on Kevin Kilbane resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 56'

    Macedonia makes a sub: Mario Djurovski enters for Filip Despotovski. Reason: Tactical

  • 56'

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

  • 56'

    Handball called on Goran Pandev

  • 54'

    Throw-in: Filip Despotovski takes it (Attacking)

  • 54'

    Martin Bogatinov takes a long goal kick

  • 54'

    Stephen Hunt crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play

  • 53'

    Stephen Hunt takes the corner kick from the left byline with his left foot and passes it to a teammate resulting in: cross

  • 53'

    John O'Shea takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 53'

    Ivan Trickovski commits a foul on Stephen Kelly resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 52'

    Kevin Kilbane clears the ball from danger.

  • 52'

    Ivan Trickovski crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 52'

    Ivan Trickovski takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: cross

  • 52'

    Kevin Kilbane commits a foul on Velice Sumulikoski resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 51'

    Throw-in: Goran Popov takes it (Defending)

  • 50'

    Throw-in: Goran Popov takes it (Attacking)

  • 50'

    Martin Bogatinov makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 50'

    Robbie Keane hits a right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 50'

    Nikolce Noveski clears the ball from danger.

  • 49'

    Stephen Hunt crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 49'

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

  • 49'

    Vance Sikov commits a foul on Aiden McGeady resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 49'

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

  • 49'

    Goran Pandev commits a foul on Darren O'Dea resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 48'

    Throw-in: Vance Sikov takes it (Attacking)

  • 47'

    Throw-in: Vance Sikov takes it (Defending)

  • 47'

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

  • 46'

    Boban Grncarov commits a foul on Robbie Keane resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 45'

    The second half is under way

  • 45'

    The referee has signaled the end of the first half

  • 45'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Defending)

  • 45'

    Throw-in: Vance Sikov takes it (Attacking)

  • 45'

    Goran Popov takes an indirect freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 45'

    Offside called on Stephen Hunt

  • 45'

    Throw-in: Stephen Kelly takes it (Attacking)

  • 45'

    Throw-in: Stephen Kelly takes it (Attacking)

  • 44'

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

  • 44'

    Goran Popov commits a foul on Robbie Keane resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 44'

    Throw-in: Stephen Kelly takes it (Attacking)

  • 43'

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

  • 43'

    Aiden McGeady commits a foul on Vance Sikov resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 43'

    Darren O'Dea takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 43'

    Ivan Trickovski commits a foul on Darren O'Dea resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 42'

    Throw-in: Vance Sikov takes it (Defending)

  • 42'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 42'

    Throw-in: Goran Popov takes it (Attacking)

  • 41'

    Ivan Trickovski places the penalty kick with his right foot and hits the crossbar. What a missed chance!

  • 40'

    John O'Shea commits a foul on Goran Pandev resulting on a penalty for Macedonia

  • 39'

    Throw-in: Vance Sikov takes it (Attacking)

  • 39'

    Throw-in: Vance Sikov takes it (Attacking)

  • 39'

    Goran Popov drills a good left footed shot. Outcome: hit wall

  • 38'

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

  • 38'

    Keith Andrews commits a foul on Filip Despotovski resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 36'

    Goal!! Robbie Keane hits a very good right footed shot to the lower left corner from the centre penalty area (aprox. 12 yards) and scores!! Ireland now leads 2 - 0

  • 36'

    Robbie Keane hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: goal

  • 36'

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

  • 36'

    Offside called on Robbie Keane

  • 36'

    Martin Bogatinov takes a long goal kick

  • 32'

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

  • 32'

    Ivan Trickovski commits a foul on Simon Cox resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 32'

    Shay Given makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 32'

    Goran Popov hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 30'

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

  • 30'

    Aiden McGeady commits a foul on Filip Despotovski resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 30'

    Martin Bogatinov makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 30'

    Keith Andrews drills a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 29'

    Stephen Hunt takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left channel. Outcome: pass

  • 29'

    Velice Sumulikoski commits a foul on Aiden McGeady resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 28'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Attacking)

  • 28'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Defending)

  • 26'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 26'

    Filip Despotovski hits(volley) a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 26'

    Kevin Kilbane clears the ball from danger.

  • 26'

    Ivan Trickovski crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 26'

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

  • 26'

    Stephen Kelly commits a foul on Goran Pandev resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 25'

    Boban Grncarov takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 24'

    Keith Andrews commits a foul on Velice Sumulikoski resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 24'

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

  • 24'

    Filip Despotovski commits a foul on John O'Shea resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 22'

    Boban Grncarov takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 22'

    Robbie Keane commits a foul on Nikolce Noveski resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 22'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 22'

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

  • 20'

    Throw-in: Vance Sikov takes it (Defending)

  • 20'

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

  • 20'

    Vance Sikov commits a foul on Aiden McGeady resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 19'

    Shay Given takes a long goal kick

  • 17'

    Throw-in: Stephen Kelly takes it (Attacking)

  • 16'

    Throw-in: Stephen Kelly takes it (Defending)

  • 16'

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

  • 16'

    Keith Andrews commits a foul on Velice Sumulikoski resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 15'

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

  • 15'

    Simon Cox is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 15'

    Offside called on Simon Cox

  • 15'

    Goran Popov takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right wing. Outcome: pass

  • 15'

    Kevin Kilbane commits a foul on Ferhan Hasani resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 13'

    Shay Given makes a very good save (Catch)

  • 13'

    Goran Popov hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 13'

    Shay Given makes a very good save (Feet)

  • 13'

    Goran Pandev hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 12'

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

  • 12'

    Goran Pandev commits a foul on Stephen Kelly resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 11'

    Nikolce Noveski clears the ball from danger.

  • 11'

    Stephen Hunt crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 11'

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

  • 10'

    Macedonia makes a sub: Ferhan Hasani enters for Ilco Naumoski. Reason: Injury

  • 10'

    Nikolce Noveski commits a foul on Simon Cox resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 9'

    Velice Sumulikoski takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: pass

  • 9'

    Stephen Hunt commits a foul on Velice Sumulikoski resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 7'

    That last goal was assisted by Keith Andrews (Pass from Left Channel)

  • 7'

    Goal!! Robbie Keane hits a very good right footed shot to the lower left corner from the left channel (aprox. 30 yards) and scores!! Ireland now leads 1 - 0

  • 7'

    Robbie Keane hits a right footed shot that gets deflected. Outcome: goal

  • 7'

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

  • 7'

    Ivan Trickovski commits a foul on Stephen Hunt resulting on a free kick for Ireland

  • 7'

    Throw-in: Goran Popov takes it (Attacking)

  • 6'

    Goran Popov takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left channel. Outcome: pass

  • 6'

    John O'Shea commits a foul on Goran Pandev resulting on a free kick for Macedonia

  • 2'

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

  • 2'

    Offside called on Goran Pandev

  • 2'

    Martin Bogatinov takes a long goal kick

  • 1'

    Stephen Kelly hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 1'

    Throw-in: Kevin Kilbane takes it (Attacking)

  •  

    Game on!

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

  • tackles

  • Fouls

  • possession

  • Macedonia

  • 12(7)

  • -

  • 19

  • 45%

    55%

  • Republic of Ireland

  • 5(3)

  • -

  • 22

Republic of Ireland

Line-up
POS No Name

G

1 Shay Given

D

2 Stephen Kelly

D

4 John O'Shea

D

5 Darren O'Dea

M

3 Kevin Kilbane

M

6 Glenn Whelan

M

7 Aiden McGeady

M

8 Keith Andrews

M

11 Stephen Hunt

F

9 Simon Cox
F
15 Shane Long

F

10 Robbie Keane
 
Substitutes
POS No Name
G 16 David Forde
D 12 Paul McShane
D 13 Seamus Coleman
D 18 Kevin Foley
M 14 Keith Fahey
F 15 Shane Long
F 17 Andrew Keogh

Match Stats

  • Macedonia
  • Republic of Ireland
12(7) Shots (on goal) 5(3)
19 Fouls 22
3 Corner kicks 3
2 Offsides 3
45% Time of Possession 55%
0 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
2 Saves 5
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