• Date: Wed 18 November 2009
  • Venue: Stade de France
  • Ref: Hansson, M
  • Attendance: 81,000
France

France

Gallas (103)

1 - 1

France vs Republic of Ireland

Team Lineups

France

Hugo Lloris
Bacary Sagna
Julien Escude (Sebastien Squillaci, 9)
William Gallas
Patrice Evra
Yoann Gourcuff (Florent Malouda, 88)
Lassana Diarra, L
Andre-Pierre Gignac (Sidney Govou, 57)
Thierry Henry
Nicolas Anelka
Alou Diarra, A

Republic of Ireland

Shay Given
Sean St Ledger
Kevin Kilbane
John O'Shea (Paul McShane, 67)
Richard Dunne
Glenn Whelan (Darron Gibson, 63)
Liam Lawrence (Aiden McGeady, 107)
Keith Andrews
Kevin Doyle, K
Robbie Keane
Damien Duff

Match Report

Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The match has finished and France are going to South Africa.

107
Substitution
 

Liam Lawrence is replaced by Aiden McGeady.

106
Yellow Card
 

Sidney Govou is booked for unsporting behaviour.

104
Yellow Card
 

Damien Duff is booked for dissent.

103
Goal
 

Goal!! France have scored with William Gallas putting it in the back of the net.

Full time
 

The ref has blown his whistle for full time.

90

With the scores level on aggregate we are entering extra-time.

90
Yellow Card
 

The referee has booked Florent Malouda.

88
Substitution
 

Yoann Gourcuff is being taken off, Florent Malouda has come on in his place.

79
Yellow Card
 

The referee has booked Sebastien Squillaci.

75
Yellow Card
 

The referee has booked Paul McShane.

67
Substitution
 

John O'Shea is replaced by Paul McShane.

63
Substitution
 

Rep of Ireland are replacing Glenn Whelan with Darron Gibson.

59
Yellow Card
 

The referee has booked Kevin Kilbane.

57
Substitution
 

Andre-Pierre Gignac is replaced by Sidney Govou.

Second half
 

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

Second half
 

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

Half time
 

Half time whistle is blown by M Hansson

33
Goal
 

Goal!! Robbie Keane scores for Rep of Ireland.

9
Substitution
 

Julien Escude is being taken off, Sebastien Squillaci has come on in his place.

Kickoff
 

It's 8pm on Wednesday, November 18th, the match has kicked off.

Kickoff
 

The ref has blown his whistle and the match has started.