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Linfield squeeze past B36 on penalties

Published: Tuesday 10 July 2012, 21.28CET
B36 Tórshavn 0-0 Linfield FC (agg: 0-0, Linfield win 4-3 on penalties)
Already up in the shoot-out, Linfield advanced to the next round when Ross Glendinning saved Lukasz Cieslewicz's spot kick.
by Milan Cimburovic
from Gundadalur stadion
Linfield squeeze past B36 on penalties
Linfield are into the UEFA Champions League second qualifying round ©Press Eye (Belfast)

Match statistics

B36Linfield

Goals scored0
 
0
on target1
 
4
off target11
 
8
Corners3
 
10
Offsides3
 
5
Fouls committed22
 
19
Yellow cards3
 
2
Red Cards0
 
0
Possession (%)0
100

Standings

 
Published: Tuesday 10 July 2012, 21.28CET

Linfield squeeze past B36 on penalties

B36 Tórshavn 0-0 Linfield FC (agg: 0-0, Linfield win 4-3 on penalties)
Already up in the shoot-out, Linfield advanced to the next round when Ross Glendinning saved Lukasz Cieslewicz's spot kick.

Linfield FC required a penalty shoot-out to overcome B36 Tórshavn and claim their place in the UEFA Champions League second qualifying round.

Peter Thompson's saved penalty was one of a number of opportunities David Jeffrey's team passed up in the first leg, leaving this tie hanging in the balance. B36 goalkeeper Meinhardt Joensen almost cost Linfield dear once again with two excellent saves from Mark McAllister in regular and extra time, but on this occasion spot kicks proved Linfield's saving grace.

Klemint Matras hit the woodwork with B36's opening effort, and after four Linfield players had made their penalties count, Lukasz Cieslewicz saw his strike saved by Ross Glendinning.

The Northern Irish side face Cyprus' AEL Limassol FC in the next stage of the competition, with AEL hosting the first leg on 18 July.

Last updated: 10/07/12 23.51CET

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Lineups

b36

B36

linfield

Linfield

16
M. JoensenMeinhardt Joensen (GK)
19
GlendinningRoss Glendinning (GK)
3
S. JoensenSimun Joensen
2
DouglasSteven Douglas
4
RasmussenJonas Rasmussen
Yellow Card81
3
ArmstrongDavid Armstrong
Yellow Card117 ET
5
FærøOdmar Færø
7
CurranDamien Curran
7
S. OlsenSúni Olsen
9
ThompsonPeter Thompson
Substitution77
8
DanielsenAtli Danielsen
10
CarvillMichael Carville
Yellow Card89
9
BorgJákup Borg (C)
Substitution74
16
FordyceDaryl Fordyce
Substitution65
10
R. JacobsenRóaldur Jacobsen
20
GarrettRobert Garrett
11
CieslewiczLukasz Cieslewicz
21
ErvinJim Ervin
19
B. OlsenBárdur Olsen
Substitution100 ET
22
MulgrewJamie Mulgrew (C)
20
EysturoyHøgni Eysturoy
25
McAllisterMark McAllister

Substitutes

24
M. PoulsenMagnus Poulsen (GK)
6
HendersonRyan Henderson
17
AskhamHördur Askham
12
B. BurnsBilly Burns
21
D. OlsenDánjal Rói Olsen
Substitution109 ET
Yellow Card117 ET
15
HanleyNathan Hanley
22
MatrasKlæmint Matras
Substitution100 ET
Yellow Card118 ET
17
BrowneGary Browne
Substitution77
23
SørensenRasmus Sørensen
Substitution74
Substitution109 ET
24
McCaulBrian McCaul
Substitution65
31
QuinnNiall Quinn
32
R. ClarkeRoss Clarke

Coach

Mikkjal Thomassen (FRO) David Jeffrey (NIR)

Referee

Suren Baliyan (ARM)

Assistant referees

Mesrop Ghazaryan (ARM), Vanik Simonyan (ARM)

Fourth official

Arman Ghushchyan (ARM)

Legend:

  • GoalsGoals
  • Own goalOwn goal
  • PenaltiesPenalties
  • Missed PenaltiesMissed Penalties
  • reds_cardRed Cards
  • yellow_cardsYellow cards
  • yellow_red_cardsYellow/red card
  • SubstitutionSubstitution
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