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Qualifying round - Group B

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Cyprus
1-2
 

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Cyprus 1-2 - 09/09/2014 - Match page - UEFA EURO 2016

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Cyprus comeback stuns Bosnia and Herzegovina

Published: Tuesday 9 September 2014, 23.00CET
Cyprus comeback stuns Bosnia and Herzegovina 
See how Cyprus made winning start ©Fedja Krvavac

Cyprus end a long scoreless run to open Group B with a comeback win in Zenica
Vedad Ibišević puts Bosnia and Herzegovina in front on six minutes
Dimitris Christofi scores on 45 and 73 minutes for Cyprus, whose last goal had been in February 2013
Miralem Pjanić has a last-minute penalty saved by Antonis Giorgallides
Next fixtures: Wales v Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cyprus v Israel (10 October)

Cyprus ended a long run without a goal to secure a surprise 2-1 victory away to Bosnia and Herzegovina in UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying Group B.

 

Standings

Last updated: 03/12/2014 10:37 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   
SSI Err

Match statistics

Bosnia and Herzegovina
Cyprus

1

Goals scored

2

65

Possession (%)

35

27

Total attempts

6

6

on target

4

15

off target

0

6

blocked

2

1

against woodwork

0

7

Corners

4

0

Offsides

1

2

Yellow cards

2

0

Red Cards

0

11

Fouls committed

11

11

Fouls suffered

11

469

Passes

153

427

completed

120

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Penalty
    89
    Pjanić (Bosnia and Herzegovina) missed the penalty saved by the goalkeeper.
  • Substitution
    83
    Sielis (in) - Makridis (out) (Cyprus)
  • Yellow Card
    76
    Džeko (Bosnia and Herzegovina) is booked.
  • Goal
    73
    Christofi (Cyprus) scores!
    A through ball releases the No9 and he keeps his nerve up against Asmir Begović to calmly stroke the ball into the corner to put the visitors ahead.

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