Ta' Qali National Stadium - Ta' Qali 16/07/2013 - 19:30CET (19:30 local time)

Second qualifying round, First leg

Birkirkara - Maribor
0-0

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Birkirkara left frustrated in Maribor stalemate

Published: Tuesday 16 July 2013, 23.00CET
Birkirkara left frustrated in Maribor stalemate
There was no separating Birkirkara and Maribor in the first leg in Malta ©Domenic Aquilina

It finished honours even between Maltese champions Birkirkara FC and Slovenian title holders NK Maribor in the UEFA Champions League second qualifying round first leg on the Mediterranean island.

An encouraging performance by Paul Zammit's team at the Ta' Qali National Stadium nonetheless failed to produce an advantage to take to Maribor in eight days' time. The hosts' best moments came towards the end of each half as first Edward Herrera rattled the crossbar of Jasmin Handanovič's goal and then substitute Jean-Pierre Triganza hit the base of the post with Handanovič beaten.

 

Lineups

birkirkara

Birkirkara

maribor

Maribor

16Haber (GK)33J. Handanovič (GK)
2Herrera5Filipovič
Yellow Card88
4Sciberras (C)
Yellow Card79
6Milec
6P. Fenech
Yellow Card80
7Mejač
7Camenzuli
Yellow Card54
8Mezga
11Shodiya
Substitution68
9Tavares (C)
Substitution84
14Temile
Substitution80
10Ibraimi
15Vukanac20Cvijanovič
17Moreno26Rajčevič
22Z. Muscat44Arghus
24R. Muscat
Substitution83
70Mertelj
Substitution69

Substitutes

1Gauci (GK)12Pridigar (GK)
3Maciel14Mendy
5Richard17Fajić
Substitution84
10Triganza
Substitution83
21Derviševič
19Zerafa
Substitution80
22Potokar
20Camilleri28Viler
23Touré
Substitution68
39Bohar
Substitution69

Coaches

Paul Zammit (MLT) Ante Čačić (CRO)

Referee

Radu Marian Petrescu (ROU)

Press kits

Standings

 
 

Match statistics

Birkirkara
Maribor

0

Goals scored

0

19

Total attempts

19

4

on target

4

10

off target

6

5

blocked

9

2

against woodwork

0

4

Corners

7

1

Offsides

0

3

Yellow cards

1

0

Red Cards

0

10

Fouls committed

10

10

Fouls suffered

10

0

Passes

0

0

completed

0

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Yellow Card
    88
    Filipovič (Maribor) is cautioned by the referee.
  • Substitution
    84
    Fajić (in) - Tavares (out) (Maribor)
  • Substitution
    83
    Triganza (in) - R. Muscat (out) (Birkirkara)

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