World Cup Qualifying - European - Group C
R. of Ireland1Sweden2

Republic of Ireland v Sweden

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Line-ups

R. of Ireland

  • 1Forde
  • 2Coleman
  • 5DunneBooked at 37mins
  • 3Wilson
  • 4O'Shea
  • 8McCarthy
  • 13WaltersSubstituted forCoxat 68'minutes
  • 11McCleanSubstituted forPilkingtonat 74'minutes
  • 6WhelanBooked at 81mins
  • 10Keane
  • 9Long

Substitutes

  • 21Sammon
  • 17McShane
  • 16Westwood
  • 18Pilkington
  • 23Randolph
  • 15Green
  • 14O'Dea
  • 12Clark
  • 7Brady
  • 19Cox
  • 20Hoolahan
  • 22Cunningham

Sweden

  • 1Isaksson
  • 4Nilsson
  • 2LustigSubstituted forJohanssonat 65'minutes
  • 13Antonsson
  • 5Olsson
  • 8SvenssonSubstituted forWernbloomat 68'minutes
  • 6EkdalBooked at 56mins
  • 7Larsson
  • 19Kacaniklic
  • 11ElmanderSubstituted forOlssonat 90+2'minutes
  • 10Ibrahimovic

Substitutes

  • 20Toivonen
  • 17Bengtsson
  • 3Olsson
  • 23Wiland
  • 16Wernbloom
  • 12Nordfeldt
  • 15Jansson
  • 18Johansson
  • 14Hysen
  • 22Zengin
  • 21Durmaz
  • 9Källström
Referee:
Damir Skomina

Match Stats

Home TeamR. of IrelandAway TeamSweden
Possession
Home57%
Away43%
Shots
Home14
Away11
Shots on Target
Home3
Away3
Corners
Home8
Away3
Fouls
Home17
Away7

Live Text

Match ends, Republic of Ireland 1, Sweden 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Republic of Ireland 1, Sweden 2.

Substitution

Substitution, Sweden. Jonas Olsson replaces Johan Elmander.

Foul by Anthony Pilkington (Republic of Ireland).

Johan Elmander (Sweden) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Robbie Keane (Republic of Ireland).

Andreas Isaksson (Sweden) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Seamus Coleman (Republic of Ireland).

Johan Elmander (Sweden) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Sweden. Conceded by Seamus Coleman.

Booking

Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Glenn Whelan (Republic of Ireland).

Alexander Kacaniklic (Sweden) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Anthony Pilkington (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Sebastian Larsson (Sweden).

Offside, Republic of Ireland. Marc Wilson tries a through ball, but Shane Long is caught offside.

Foul by Richard Dunne (Republic of Ireland).

Johan Elmander (Sweden) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. John O'Shea (Republic of Ireland) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Anthony Pilkington with a cross following a corner.

Corner, Republic of Ireland. Conceded by Adam Johansson.

Substitution

Substitution, Republic of Ireland. Anthony Pilkington replaces James McClean.

Foul by Sebastian Larsson (Sweden).

James McClean (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by John O'Shea (Republic of Ireland).

Johan Elmander (Sweden) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Republic of Ireland. Simon Cox replaces Jonathan Walters.

Substitution

Substitution, Sweden. Pontus Wernbloom replaces Anders Svensson.

Attempt missed. Johan Elmander (Sweden) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Sweden. Adam Johansson replaces Mikael Lustig because of an injury.

Offside, Republic of Ireland. James McCarthy tries a through ball, but Jonathan Walters is caught offside.

Corner, Republic of Ireland. Conceded by Mikael Lustig.

Goal!

Goal! Republic of Ireland 1, Sweden 2. Anders Svensson (Sweden) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Zlatan Ibrahimovic with a through ball.

Booking

Albin Ekdal (Sweden) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Attempt blocked. James McClean (Republic of Ireland) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Foul by Mikael Lustig (Sweden).

Jonathan Walters (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt missed. James McClean (Republic of Ireland) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Attempt saved. James McClean (Republic of Ireland) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Shane Long.

Attempt missed. Johan Elmander (Sweden) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box is too high. Assisted by Martin Olsson with a cross.

Attempt blocked. James McClean (Republic of Ireland) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Jonathan Walters with a headed pass.

goal

TEAM NEWS

MATCH PREVIEW

MATCH FACTS

Head-to-head

Team A

Team B

MOST RECENT MEETING

Team A 0-0 Team B (date here)

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Friday 6th September 2013

As It Stood

A

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Belgium87101521322
2Croatia8521115617
3Serbia8224101008
4Macedonia721458-37
5Wales7205716-96
6Scotland8125411-75

B

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Italy7520134917
2Bulgaria7241115610
3Czech Rep72327619
4Armenia730489-19
5Denmark7232810-29
6Malta7106316-133

C

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Germany76102571819
2Sweden7421138514
3Austria7322158711
4R. of Ireland73221312111
5Kazakhstan7115416-124
6Faroe Islands7007322-190

D

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Netherlands76102241819
2Romania74121310313
3Hungary73221311211
4Turkey7313127510
5Estonia7214511-67
6Andorra7007022-220

E

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Switzerland7430125715
2Norway732297211
3Albania731377010
4Iceland73131213-110
5Slovenia7304910-19
6Cyprus7115411-74

F

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Portugal8521168817
2Russia7502123915
3Israel6321158711
4Northern Ireland7133611-56
5Azerbaijan704339-64
6Luxembourg7034417-133

G

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Bos-Herze75112341916
2Greece751184416
3Slovakia733185312
4Latvia7214815-77
5Lithuania7124510-55
6Liechtenstein7025317-142

H

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1England74302532215
2Montenegro8431158715
3Ukraine74211941514
4Poland7241138510
5Moldova8125415-115
6San Marino7007038-380

I

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Spain6420102814
2France632184411
3Finland613246-26
4Georgia612337-45
5Belarus6114410-64
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