• Date: Sat 05 September 2009
  • Venue: Maksimir
  • Ref: Plautz, K
  • Attendance: 30,000
Croatia

Croatia

Rakitic (25)

1 - 0

Croatia vs Belarus

Team Lineups

Croatia

Vedran Runje
Josip Simunic
Ivica Krizanic
Vedran Corluka
Danijel Pranjic
Ivan Rakitic (Mario Mandzukic, 65)
Ognjen Vukojevic
Niko Kranjcar
Da Silva Eduardo (Ivan Juric, 81)
Darijo Srna
Ivica Olic (Mladen Petric, 75)

Belarus

Yuri Zhevnov
Aleksandr Kulchi
Igor Shitov
Timofey Kalachev
Aleksandr Yurevich
Sergey Omelyanchuk
Sergey Kornilenko (Leonid Kovel, 77)
Vyacheslav Hleb, V (Sergei Krivets, 63)
Maksim Bordachyov (Igor Stasevich, 57)
Sergey Sosnovski
Dmitriy Verkhovtsov

Match Report

Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

That's it, it's all over, the referee has blown the final whistle.

90
Yellow Card
 

Leonid Kovel goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

88
Yellow Card
 

The referee has booked Ivica Krizanic.

81
Substitution
 

Da Silva Eduardo is being taken off, Ivan Juric has come on in his place.

79
Red Card
 

It's red. He's off. Vedran Corluka has been sent off.

77
Substitution
 

Belarus are replacing Sergey Kornilenko with Leonid Kovel.

77
Yellow Card
 

Dmitriy Verkhovtsov is booked for unsporting behaviour.

75
Substitution
 

Ivica Olic is replaced by Mladen Petric.

72
Yellow Card
 

Timofey Kalachev is booked for unsporting behaviour.

65
Substitution
 

Croatia are replacing Ivan Rakitic with Mario Mandzukic.

63
Substitution
 

Vyacheslav Hleb is replaced by Sergei Krivets.

60
Yellow Card
 

Vyacheslav Hleb is booked for unsporting behaviour.

57
Substitution
 

Maksim Bordachyov is being taken off, Igor Stasevich has come on in his place.

Second half
 

The second half is under way with the score currently at 1 v 0.

Half time
 

The ref has blown his whistle for half time.

29
Yellow Card
 

Vedran Corluka goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

26
Yellow Card
 

Sergey Kornilenko is booked for unsporting behaviour.

25
Goal
 

Goal!! Ivan Rakitic scores for Croatia.

13
Yellow Card
 

Maksim Bordachyov is booked for unsporting behaviour.

Kickoff
 

It's 7:30pm on Saturday, September 5th, the match has kicked off.