Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    Wayne Harrison, Spaladium Arena: Those two second-half goals mean Romania are the first team through to the quarter-finals. The Czech Republic now must defeat Croatia by two goals or more on Saturday to progress.
  • 39:59
    Rešetár (Czech Republic) misses the target.
  • Yellow Card
    39:54
    Stoica (Romania) is booked.
  • 39:53
    Stoica (Romania) fouls.
  • 39:27
    Sláma (Czech Republic) fouls.
  • 38:41
    Gerčák (Czech Republic) makes a save.
  • 38:40
    Răducu (Romania) has an effort on goal.
  • 38:24
    M. Mareš (Czech Republic) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Răducu (Romania).
  • 37:39
    Rešetár (Czech Republic) misses the target.
  • 36:50
    R. Mareš (Czech Republic) delivers the corner.
  • 36:47
    Iancu (Romania) makes a save.
  • 36:46
    Belej (Czech Republic) has an effort on goal.
  • 36:41
    Iancu (Romania) makes a save.
  • 36:40
    Kopecký (Czech Republic) has an effort on goal.
  • Goal
    36:16
    F. Matei (Romania) scores!
    The dangerous Florin Matei puts the seal on three Group A points for Romania following a strong run from his own half.
  • 36:10
    Novotný (Czech Republic) takes the free-kick.
  • 36:09
    Al-Ioani (Romania) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Novotný (Czech Republic).
  • 35:47
    Iancu (Romania) makes a save.
  • 35:46
    R. Mareš (Czech Republic) has an effort on goal.
  • 35:11
    Iancu (Romania) makes a save.
  • 35:10
    Rešetár (Czech Republic) has an effort on goal.
  • 35:02
    M. Mareš (Czech Republic) has a shot blocked.
  • 34:31
    R. Mareš (Czech Republic) delivers the corner.
  • 34:29
    Iancu (Romania) makes a save.
  • 34:28
    M. Mareš (Czech Republic) has an effort on goal.
  • 34:27
    M. Mareš (Czech Republic) takes the free-kick.
  • 34:26
    Răducu (Romania) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on M. Mareš (Czech Republic).
  • 34:12
    Iancu (Romania) makes a save.
  • 34:11
    Rešetár (Czech Republic) has an effort on goal.
  • Goal
    33:47
    Ignat (Romania) scores!
    Florin Ignat puts Romania in front for the first time in the tournament, stooping to head in Cosmin Gherman's cross from the Czech Republic left.
  • 33:31
    Stoica (Romania) delivers the corner.
  • 32:57
    Kopecký (Czech Republic) delivers the corner.
  • 32:56
    Kopecký (Czech Republic) has a shot blocked.
  • 32:22
    Gerčák (Czech Republic) makes a save.
  • 32:21
    Stoica (Romania) has an effort on goal.
  • 32:10
    Gerčák (Czech Republic) makes a save.
  • 32:09
    Lupu (Romania) has an effort on goal.
  • 32:01
    R. Mareš (Czech Republic) delivers the corner.
  • 32:00
    Rešetár (Czech Republic) misses the target.
  • 31:59
    M. Mareš (Czech Republic) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    31:58
    Dobre (Romania) is booked.
    That booking for Gabriel Dobre means he will be suspended for the quarter-finals should Romania progress.
  • 31:57
    Dobre (Romania) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on R. Mareš (Czech Republic).
  • 31:51
    Gerčák (Czech Republic) makes a save.
  • 31:50
    Safar (Romania) has an effort on goal.
  • 31:01
    Iancu (Romania) makes a save.
  • 31:00
    Belej (Czech Republic) has an effort on goal.
  • 30:43
    Iancu (Romania) makes a save.
  • 30:42
    Belej (Czech Republic) has an effort on goal.
  • 29:45
    Dobre (Romania) has a shot blocked.
  • 28:50
    Safar (Romania) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Seidler (Czech Republic).
  • 28:48
    Safar (Romania) misses the target.
  • 27:31
    Iancu (Romania) makes a save.
  • 27:30
    M. Mareš (Czech Republic) has an effort on goal.
    Wayne Harrison, Spaladium Arena: Michal Mareš, swivelling, has a shot smothered by Vlad Iancu. With the game as open as it was before the break, I would not like to predict how this will finish.
  • 27:27
    Iancu (Romania) makes a save.
  • 27:26
    Sláma (Czech Republic) has an effort on goal.
  • Yellow Card
    27:07
    R. Mareš (Czech Republic) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 27:06
    R. Mareš (Czech Republic) is penalised for a foul on Șotărcă (Romania).
  • 26:32
    Sláma (Czech Republic) misses the target.
  • 26:27
    M. Mareš (Czech Republic) has a shot blocked.
  • 26:26
    R. Mareš (Czech Republic) takes the corner.
  • 26:26
    Iancu (Romania) makes a save.
  • 26:25
    M. Mareš (Czech Republic) has an effort on goal.
  • 26:23
    R. Mareš (Czech Republic) takes the corner.
  • 26:02
    R. Mareš (Czech Republic) misses the target.
  • 26:01
    Rešetár (Czech Republic) takes the corner.
  • 25:31
    Stoica (Romania) misses the target.
  • 25:30
    Răducu (Romania) takes the corner.
  • 25:22
    Belej (Czech Republic) takes the corner.
  • 24:15
    Kopecký (Czech Republic) is penalised for a foul on F. Matei (Romania).
  • 23:12
    Stoica (Romania) has a shot blocked.
  • 22:42
    Janovský (Czech Republic) misses the target.
  • 22:35
    Lupu (Romania) takes the corner.
  • 22:34
    Gherman (Romania) has a shot blocked.
  • 22:00
    F. Matei (Romania) is penalised for a foul on R. Mareš (Czech Republic).
  • 21:12
    M. Mareš (Czech Republic) misses the target.
  • 21:11
    R. Mareš (Czech Republic) takes the corner.
  • 21:11
    Iancu (Romania) makes a save.
  • 21:10
    Rešetár (Czech Republic) has an effort on goal.
  • 20:40
    Dobre (Romania) has a shot blocked.
  • 20:35
    Ger��ák (Czech Republic) makes a save.
  • 20:34
    Gherman (Romania) has an effort on goal.
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    Wayne Harrison, Spaladium Arena: Romania are deservedly level at half-time thanks to Gabriel Dobre's explosive effort. Since falling behind, Sito Rivera's charges have arguably been the better side.
  • 18:55
    Dobre (Romania) is penalised for a foul on R. Mareš (Czech Republic).
  • 18:48
    Gerčák (Czech Republic) makes a save.
  • 18:47
    Safar (Romania) has an effort on goal.
  • 18:33
    Gerčák (Czech Republic) makes a save.
  • 18:33
    Lupu (Romania) takes the corner.
  • 18:32
    F. Matei (Romania) has an effort on goal.
  • 17:49
    Gerčák (Czech Republic) makes a save.
  • 17:48
    F. Matei (Romania) has an effort on goal.
  • 17:41
    Lupu (Romania) takes the corner.
  • 17:40
    F. Matei (Romania) has a shot blocked.
  • 17:18
    F. Matei (Romania) misses the target.
  • Goal
    16:55
    Dobre (Romania) scores!
    Gabriel Dobre restores parity with what can only be described as a thumping half-volley into the roof of the net from way out on the Czech Republic right. Game on.
  • 16:50
    F. Matei (Romania) has a shot blocked.
  • 16:46
    Lupu (Romania) takes the corner.
  • 16:44
    F. Matei (Romania) misses the target.
  • 16:13
    Janovský (Czech Republic) is penalised for a foul on Safar (Romania).
  • 15:58
    Novotný (Czech Republic) misses the target.
  • 14:48
    Șotărc�� (Romania) misses the target.
  • 14:26
    Rešetár (Czech Republic) misses the target.
  • 14:01
    Al-Ioani (Romania) misses the target.
  • 13:51
    Gerčák (Czech Republic) makes a save.
  • 13:50
    Șotărcă (Romania) has an effort on goal.
  • 12:21
    Iancu (Romania) makes a save.
  • 12:20
    Janovský (Czech Republic) has an effort on goal.
  • 11:13
    Janovský (Czech Republic) misses the target.
  • 10:56
    Gerčák (Czech Republic) makes a save.
  • 10:56
    Gherman (Romania) takes the corner.
  • 10:55
    Dobre (Romania) has an effort on goal.
    Wayne Harrison, Spaladium Arena: Staring elimination in the face, Romania have upped the tempo. At the hub of their best efforts is the imposing figure of Florin Matei, who was denied along with Robert Lupu a few seconds ago.
  • 10:41
    Gerčák (Czech Republic) makes a save.
  • 10:40
    Lupu (Romania) has an effort on goal.
  • 10:33
    Gerčák (Czech Republic) makes a save.
  • 10:32
    F. Matei (Romania) has an effort on goal.
  • 10:22
    Lupu (Romania) misses the target.
  • 9:58
    Gerčák (Czech Republic) makes a save.
  • 9:58
    Lupu (Romania) delivers the corner.
  • 9:57
    F. Matei (Romania) has an effort on goal.
  • 9:39
    M. Mareš (Czech Republic) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on F. Matei (Romania).
  • 9:28
    R. Mareš (Czech Republic) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on F. Matei (Romania).
  • 9:19
    Seidler (Czech Republic) misses the target.
  • 9:00
    Seidler (Czech Republic) fouls.
  • 8:00
    Novotný (Czech Republic) misses the target.
  • Goal
    7:43
    Belej (Czech Republic) scores!
    A flowing move ends with Michal Belej giving the Czech Republic the lead, the No8 feeding Jiří Novotný, who returns the favour to set up a simple finish for his team-mate.
  • 7:24
    Seidler (Czech Republic) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Lupu (Romania).
  • 7:16
    M. Mareš (Czech Republic) has a shot blocked.
  • 7:13
    R. Mareš (Czech Republic) delivers the corner.
  • 6:29
    M. Mareš (Czech Republic) misses the target.
  • 6:00
    R. Mareš (Czech Republic) delivers the corner.
  • 5:59
    M. Mareš (Czech Republic) misses the target.
    Wayne Harrison, Spaladium Arena: Neither goalkeeper has been forced into significant action so far, with Dumitru Stoica's effort, which whistled past the upright, the best chance of the opening exchanges.
  • 5:41
    Șot��rcă (Romania) delivers the corner.
  • 5:25
    Iancu (Romania) makes a save.
  • 5:24
    Janovský (Czech Republic) has an effort on goal.
  • 4:02
    Stoica (Romania) misses the target.
    Wayne Harrison, Spaladium Arena: Neither goalkeeper has been forced into significant action so far, with Dumitru Stoica's effort, which whistled past the upright, the best chance of the opening exchanges.
  • 3:37
    Dobre (Romania) has a shot blocked.
  • 2:07
    Ger��ák (Czech Republic) makes a save.
  • 2:06
    F. Matei (Romania) has an effort on goal.
  • 2:02
    Dobre (Romania) has a shot blocked.
  • 2:01
    Lupu (Romania) delivers the corner.
  • 1:33
    Iancu (Romania) makes a save.
  • 1:32
    M. Mareš (Czech Republic) has an effort on goal.
  • 1:20
    Dobre (Romania) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Seidler (Czech Republic).
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red cards
    Red cards
  • Yellow cards
    Yellow cards
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution