• Date: Sat 06 September 2008
  • Venue: Tehelne Pole, Bratislava
  • Ref: Ivanov, N
  • Attendance: 5,445
Slovakia

Slovakia

Skrtel (46)

Hamsik (70)

2 - 1

Slovakia vs Northern Ireland

Team Lineups

Slovakia

Stefan Senecky
Jan Durica
Martin Skrtel
Peter Pekarik
Martin Petras
Miroslav Karhan (Radoslav Zabavnik, 75)
Jan Kozak
Martin Jakubko (Dusan Svento, 59)
Marek Hamsik
Marek Sapara
Robert Vittek (Marek Mintal, 84)

Northern Ireland

Maik Taylor
Chris Baird (Dean Shiels, 78)
Aaron Hughes
Stephen Craigan
George McCartney
Jonny Evans, J
Steven Davis
Keith Gillespie (Warren Feeney, 53)
Sammy Clingan
Martin Paterson (Chris Brunt, 66)
David Healy

Match Report

Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The ref has blown his whistle for full time.

84
Substitution
 

Robert Vittek is being taken off, Marek Mintal has come on in his place.

81
Own Goal
 

Own goal, Jan Durica has put it in his own net.

78
Substitution
 

N Ireland are replacing Chris Baird with Dean Shiels.

75
Substitution
 

Slovakia are replacing Miroslav Karhan with Radoslav Zabavnik.

70
Goal
 

Goal!! Marek Hamsik scores for Slovakia.

69
Yellow Card
 

Jonny Evans goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

66
Substitution
 

Martin Paterson is replaced by Chris Brunt.

59
Substitution
 

Martin Jakubko is being taken off, Dusan Svento has come on in his place.

53
Substitution
 

Keith Gillespie is replaced by Warren Feeney.

46
Goal
 

Goal!! Slovakia have scored with Martin Skrtel putting it in the back of the net.

Second half
 

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

Half time
 

Half time whistle is blown by N Ivanov

35
Yellow Card
 

Keith Gillespie goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

3
Yellow Card
 

Marek Hamsik goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

Kickoff
 

It's 4:30pm on Saturday, September 6th, the match has kicked off.