• Date: Sat 06 September 2008
  • Venue: Mainz, Germany
  • Ref: Szabo, Z
  • Attendance: 28,500
Georgia

Georgia

Kenia (90)

1 - 2
Republic of Ireland

Republic of Ireland

Doyle, K (13)

Whelan (70)

Georgia vs Republic of Ireland

Team Lineups

Georgia

Giorgi Loria
Ucha Lobjanidze
Kakha Kaladze
Georgi Shashishvili
Levan Kenia
Rati Aleksidze (David Siradze, 62)
Alexander Iashvili (Levan Mchedlidze, 78)
Levan Kobiashvili
Zurab Khizanishvili (Malkhaz Asatiani, 83)
David Odikadze
Zurab Mentesashvili

Republic of Ireland

Shay Given
Steve Finnan (Paul McShane, 80)
Kevin Kilbane
John O'Shea
Richard Dunne
Glenn Whelan
Aiden McGeady (Andy Keogh, 87)
Steven Reid, S
Kevin Doyle, K (Liam Miller, 77)
Robbie Keane
Stephen Hunt, S

Match Report

Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

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

90
Goal
 

Goal!! Levan Kenia scores for Georgia.

87
Substitution
 

Aiden McGeady is replaced by Andy Keogh.

83
Substitution
 

Zurab Khizanishvili is replaced by Malkhaz Asatiani.

80
Substitution
 

Steve Finnan is replaced by Paul McShane.

78
Substitution
 

Alexander Iashvili is replaced by Levan Mchedlidze.

77
Substitution
 

Kevin Doyle is being taken off, Liam Miller has come on in his place.

70
Goal
 

Goal!! Glenn Whelan scores for Rep of Ireland.

62
Substitution
 

Rati Aleksidze is replaced by David Siradze.

54
Yellow Card
 

Rati Aleksidze goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

Second half
 

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

Half time
 

Half time whistle is blown by

26
Yellow Card
 

The referee has booked Zurab Khizanishvili.

13
Goal
 

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

Kickoff
 

It's 5pm on Saturday, September 6th, the match has kicked off.