GSP Stadium - Nicosia 16/11/2014 - 18:00CET (19:00 local time)

Qualifying round - Group B

Cyprus - Andorra
5-0
 

Cyprus - Andorra 5-0 - 16/11/2014 - Match page - UEFA EURO 2016

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Efrem powers Cyprus to Andorra triumph

Published: Sunday 16 November 2014, 20.00CET
Efrem powers Cyprus to Andorra triumph 
Highlights: Cyprus v Andorra ©AFP/Getty Images

Cyprus secure first home win since beating Iceland 1-0 in 2012
Matches previous biggest Cyprus win – 5-0 v Andorra in 2000
George Efrem becomes first player to score hat-trick for Cyprus
Debuts for Cyprus's Georgios Kolokoudias and Kostas Laifis
Next games: Belgium v Cyprus, Andorra v Bosnia and Herzegovina (28 March)

A memorable George Efrem hat-trick between goals from Giorgos Merkis and Dimitris Christofi kept alive Cyprus's hopes of making it from Group B to the finals of UEFA EURO 2016.

 

Lineups

Standings

Last updated: 04/12/2014 18:11 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   
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Match statistics

Cyprus
Andorra

5

Goals scored

0

75

Possession (%)

25

15

Total attempts

2

7

on target

0

7

off target

2

1

blocked

0

0

against woodwork

0

3

Corners

0

3

Offsides

1

0

Yellow cards

2

0

Red Cards

0

9

Fouls committed

15

15

Fouls suffered

9

601

Passes

105

574

completed

81

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Goal
    87
    Christofi (Cyprus) scores from the penalty spot.
    Dimitris Christofi adds his name to the score sheet as he strokes the penalty into the bottom corner to the goalkeeper's left, sending Ferran Pol the wrong way.
  • Yellow Card
    83
    Pujol (Andorra) is shown a yellow card.
  • Substitution
    78
    Laifis (in) - Efrem (out) (Cyprus)
  • Substitution
    73
    Rodrigues (in) - Rubio (out) (Andorra)

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