Tallaght Stadium - Dublin 05/03/2014 - 16:00CET (15:00 local time)

Qualifying round - Group 6

Republic of Ireland - Montenegro
1-2
 

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Montenegro turn the tables on Ireland

Published: Wednesday 5 March 2014, 18.45CET
Republic of Ireland 1-2 Montenegro
Montenegro consolidated second place in qualifying Group 6 thanks to two goals in the space of three second-half minutes.
by Javier Aja
from Tallaght Stadium
Montenegro turn the tables on Ireland
Montenegro celebrate their victory in Dublin ©Sportsfile
 

Match statistics

Republic of Ireland
Montenegro

1

Goals scored

2

13

Total attempts

10

8

on target

4

4

off target

5

1

blocked

1

0

against woodwork

0

10

Corners

4

3

Offsides

0

3

Yellow cards

4

1

Red Cards

0

17

Fouls committed

11

11

Fouls suffered

16

Lineups

Republic of Ireland

Republic of Ireland

Montenegro

Montenegro

1McDermott (GK)1Petković (GK)
2Doherty
Goal11
3Bogdanović
3McGinty
Yellow Card39
Red Card90+2
5Bakrač
4Egan7Vukčević
5Duffy (C)8Kosović
Yellow Card88
6Smith
Yellow Card67
9Mugoša
Goal77
7Hendrick10Bakić
Yellow Card28
Substitution90+3
8Grealish11Djordjević
Goal75
Substitution90+1
9O'Brien
Substitution78
13Alić (C)
Yellow Card62
10Murray
Substitution78
14Janković
Yellow Card84
11Forde
Substitution82
17Zorić
Substitution46

Substitutes

16McCarey (GK)12Butorović (GK)
12Sweeney2Gojačanin
Substitution46
13McEvoy
Substitution82
4Jovović
14McAlinden
Substitution78
6Kopitović
15Drennan
Substitution78
15Vujnović
17Hoban16Radunović
Substitution90+3
19Byrne18Vukčević
Substitution90+1

Coaches

Noel King (IRL) Dušan Vlaisavljević (MNE)

Referee

Nikolaj Hänni (SUI)

Standings

Last updated: 06/03/2014 08:26 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   
  
Published: Wednesday 5 March 2014, 18.45CET

Montenegro turn the tables on Ireland

Republic of Ireland 1-2 Montenegro
Montenegro consolidated second place in qualifying Group 6 thanks to two goals in the space of three second-half minutes.

Montenegro maintained their grip on second place in UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualifying Group 6 after two goals in three minutes dashed the Republic of Ireland's hopes of a win in Dublin.

Luka Djordjević ran pretty much the full length of the pitch on 75 minutes to equalise with a low strike from 20 metres, and Stefan Mugoša put the ball past Sean McDermott again two minutes later after the home defence failed to clear Branislav Janković's cross. Sean McGinty's late dismissal for a second bookable offence added to the hosts' frustration.

Noel King's Ireland had made the early running and were ahead on 11 minutes, Matthew Doherty meeting Anthony Forde's corner with a bullet header. Sean Murray missed from a good position soon afterwards, and Danijel Petković had to save from Jeffrey Hendrick just past the hour, before decent efforts from Mugoša and Marko Vukčević signalled Montenegro's resurgence. Petković nonetheless earned a substantial share of the credit for the victory, saving from Shane Duffy and Forde in the space of two minutes as the Irish launched a series of corners.

Last updated: 05/03/14 19.19CET

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