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Debrecen come good against Cliftonville

Published: Tuesday 22 July 2014, 23.45CET
Debreceni VSC 2-0 Cliftonville FC (agg: 2-0)
The dismissal of Jamie McGovern proved to be a turning point as the Hungarian champions squeezed through.
by Andy Clark
from Debrecen Stadion
Debrecen come good against Cliftonville
Debrecen's Mihály Korhut takes on Cliftonville ©dvsc.hu

Match statistics

DebrecenCliftonville

Goals scored2
 
0
Total attempts22
 
5
on target9
 
2
off target10
 
2
blocked3
 
1
against woodwork1
 
0
Corners8
 
1
Offsides2
 
1
Yellow cards1
 
2
Red Cards0
1
Fouls committed14
 
13
Fouls suffered12
 
13

Standings

 
Published: Tuesday 22 July 2014, 23.45CET

Debrecen come good against Cliftonville

Debreceni VSC 2-0 Cliftonville FC (agg: 2-0)
The dismissal of Jamie McGovern proved to be a turning point as the Hungarian champions squeezed through.

Debreceni VSC set up a UEFA Champions League third qualifying round appointment with FC BATE Borisov after overcoming stubborn Cliftonville FC, who were reduced to ten men.

The Hungarian champions had reason to curse their luck in the first half, Dalibor Volaš heading against the underside of the bar on nine minutes, before Rene Mihelič went close from a free-kick and József Varga stung visiting goalkeeper Conor Devlin's palms with a shot from distance. However, the Northern Irish side were dealt a crippling blow when Jamie McGovern was dismissed on 54 minutes for a foul on Volaš, with Slovenian forward bearing down on goal.

Mihelić stepped up to steer the resulting free-kick from the edge of the box past Devlin for Debrecen's opener. The home side moved in for the kill; within the space of a few minutes, a Volaš effort squirmed just wide, Devlin repelled Ádám Bódi's powerful drive and Mihelič sent a bullet shot just over. However, Elemér Kondás's side were never quite secure until the 79th minute, when Ibrahim Sidibe stabbed into the net following Mihály Korhut's cross from the left.

Last updated: 31/05/15 2.59CET

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Lineups

debrecen

Debrecen

cliftonville

Cliftonville

45
NovakovićNenad Novaković (GK)
12
DevlinConor Devlin (GK)
Yellow Card45
10
MiheličRene Mihelič
Goal55
2
McGovernJamie McGovern
Red Card54
17
MészárosNorbert Mészáros
Yellow Card43
3
ScannellRonan Scannell (C)
18
MátéPéter Máté
4
JohnstonBarry Johnston
19
VolašDalibor Volaš
5
FlynnJohnny Flynn
Yellow Card34
26
SidibéIbrahim Sidibé
Goal79
Substitution83
7
CurranChris Curran
27
BódiÁdám Bódi
Substitution80
10
GarrettStephen Garrett
Substitution62
33
J. VargaJózsef Varga
11
M. DonnellyMartin Donnelly
55
SzakályPéter Szakály (C)
Substitution72
15
SeydakEamonn Seydak
69
KorhutMihály Korhut
17
CatneyRyan Catney
Substitution81
77
JovanovićAleksandar Jovanović
23
CosgroveTomas Cosgrove
Substitution56

Substitutes

87
VerpeczIstván Verpecz (GK)
1
BrownRyan Brown (GK)
6
ZsidaiLászló Zsidai
Substitution80
8
McMullanGeorge McMullan
13
LázárPál Lázár
16
SmythMarc Smyth
Substitution56
14
VadnaiDániel Vadnai
Substitution72
18
WinchesterJude Winchester
Substitution62
25
BrkovićDušan Brković
20
MurrayMartin Murray
44
TiszaTibor Tisza
Substitution83
22
McGrandlessConall McGrandless
88
SeydiL'Imam Seydi
26
CaldwellCiaran Caldwell
Substitution81

Coach

Elemér Kondás (HUN) Tommy Breslin (NIR)

Referee

Vlado Glodjović (SRB)

Assistant referees

Dejan Petrović (SRB), Dejan Potoćan (SRB)

Fourth official

Dejan Santrac (SRB)

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  • SubstitutionSubstitution
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