• Date: Sat 05 September 2009
  • Venue: Neo GSP Stadium
  • Ref: Einwaller, T
  • Attendance: 7,000
Cyprus

Cyprus

Elia (30)

1 - 2
Republic of Ireland

Republic of Ireland

Doyle, K (5)

Keane (83)

Cyprus vs Republic of Ireland

Team Lineups

Cyprus

Sofronis Avgoustis
Ilias Charalambous
Marios Nicolaou
Marios Elia
Paraskevas Christou
Chrysis Michael (Nektarios Alexandrou, 72)
Andreas Avraam
Stathis Aloneftis
Marinos Satsias (Christos Marangos, 90)
Costas Charalambides
Yiannis Okkas (Dimitris Christofi, 90)

Republic of Ireland

Shay Given
Richard Dunne
John O'Shea
Sean St Ledger
Stephen Hunt, S (Aiden McGeady, 67)
Kevin Kilbane
Glenn Whelan
Damien Duff
Keith Andrews
Kevin Doyle, K (Caleb Folan, 75)
Robbie Keane

Match Report

Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The ref has blown his whistle for full time.

90
Substitution
 

Cyprus are replacing Yiannis Okkas with Dimitris Christofi.

90
Substitution
 

Marinos Satsias is replaced by Christos Marangos.

83
Goal
 

Goal!! Rep of Ireland have scored with Robbie Keane putting it in the back of the net.

81
Yellow Card
 

Caleb Folan is booked for persistent infringement.

75
Substitution
 

Kevin Doyle is replaced by Caleb Folan.

72
Substitution
 

Chrysis Michael is being taken off, Nektarios Alexandrou has come on in his place.

67
Substitution
 

Rep of Ireland are replacing Stephen Hunt with Aiden McGeady.

59
Yellow Card
 

Andreas Avraam is booked for unsporting behaviour.

Second half
 

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

Half time
 

The ref has blown his whistle for half time.

42
Yellow Card
 

Marios Elia goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

30
Goal
 

Goal!! Marios Elia scores for Cyprus.

5
Goal
 

Goal!! Rep of Ireland have scored with Kevin Doyle putting it in the back of the net.

Kickoff
 

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