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Turkey edge tight contest

Published: Tuesday 16 November 2004, 20.30CET
Turkey 1-0 Ukraine Ibrahim Akin scores the only goal on 25 minutes in front of 5,000 fans in Istanbul.
Published: Tuesday 16 November 2004, 20.30CET

Turkey edge tight contest

Turkey 1-0 Ukraine Ibrahim Akin scores the only goal on 25 minutes in front of 5,000 fans in Istanbul.

Turkey made up ground in UEFA European Championship qualifying Group 2 with a 1-0 win against Ukraine. Ibrahim Akin scored the only goal on 25 minutes in front of 5,000 fans in Istanbul.

Narrow margin
Akin's strike decided a closely contested affair and lifted his team to within a point of the Ukrainians in third place in the section. Turkey now have eight points from five matches, one behind their visitors and two adrift of new leaders Denmark. Both countries resume their qualifying campaigns in the new year.

Last updated: 28/03/13 3.34CET

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Lineups

Turkey

Turkey

Ukraine

Ukraine

1
FevziElmas Fevzi (GK)
23
ShirayevYevgen Shirayev (GK)
2
Mehmet TopuzMehmet Topuz
Substitution90
2
RomanchukOleksandr Romanchuk
3
CogunMehmet Cogun
4
YatsenkoOlexandr Yatsenko
4
Bekir İrtegünBekir İrtegün
5
IshchenkoMykola Ishchenko (C)
5
YoldasMuhammed Yoldas
6
ChygrynskiyDmytro Chygrynskiy
6
MahmutErdoğdu Mahmut (C)
8
AliyevOlexandr Aliyev
7
Adem KoçakAdem Koçak
9
PukanychAdrian Pukanych
Substitution63
8
Fahri TatanFahri Tatan
10
MilevskiyArtem Milevskiy
9
Semih ŞentürkSemih Şentürk
14
CheberyachkoYevhen Cheberyachko
Substitution46
10
Sabri SarıoğluSabri Sarıoğlu
Substitution66
15
SamborskiyVolodymyr Samborskiy
11
İbrahim Akınİbrahim Akın
Goal24
Substitution66
16
VorobeyDmytro Vorobey
Substitution75

Substitutes

12
Tolga ZenginTolga Zengin (GK)
1
PyatovAndriy Pyatov (GK)
13
Ali TuranAli Turan
Substitution90
11
GladkiyOlexandr Gladkiy
Substitution63
16
Tayfun CoraTayfun Cora
Substitution66
13
SytnikOlexandr Sytnik
Substitution75
18
Umut BulutUmut Bulut
Substitution66
17
RozhokSerhiy Rozhok
Substitution46
14
SahinKenan Sahin
3
GumenyukOleg Gumenyuk
15
Bilal KisaBilal Kisa
7
ProshynAndriy Proshyn
17
SakaryaSoner Sakarya
18
TrusevichMaxym Trusevich

Coach

Raşit Çetiner (TUR) Oleksiy Mykhaylychenko (UKR)

Referee

Alan Kelly (IRL)

Assistant referees

Barry Martin Mcdonnell (IRL), Ciaran Delaney (IRL)

Fourth official

Paul Mckeon (IRL)

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  • SubstitutionSubstitution
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