Skonto Stadions - Riga 07/06/2013 - 18:30CET (19:30 local time)

Qualifying round - Group G

Latvia - Bosnia and Herzegovina
0-5
 

Latvia - Bosnia and Herzegovina 0-5 - 07/06/2013 - Match page - FIFA World Cup 2014

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Brilliant Bosnia and Herzegovina put five past Latvia

Published: Friday 7 June 2013, 20.00CET
Brilliant Bosnia and Herzegovina put five past Latvia
Senad Lulić celebrates putting Bosnia and Herzegovina ahead ©Fedja Krvavac

Bosnia and Herzegovina surged past Latvia to record a convincing 5-0 victory and tighten their grip at the top of FIFA World Cup qualifying Group G.

The home side were up against it from the moment Aleksandrs Fertovs was dismissed after 11 minutes. Latvia nonetheless held firm until Senad Lulić broke the deadlock three minutes after the break. Vedad Ibišević and Haris Medunjanin extended Bosnia's lead before Miralem Pjanić and Edin Džeko delivered the final blows.

Match statistics

Latvia
Bosnia and Herzegovina

0

Goals scored

5

1

Total attempts

34

0

Attempts on target

13

1

off target

15

0

blocked

0

0

against woodwork

1

0

Corners

9

0

Offsides

1

2

Yellow cards

0

1

Red Cards

0

13

Fouls committed

7

5

Fouls suffered

13

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Yellow Card
    90
    Šabala (Latvia) is cautioned by the referee.
  • Yellow Card
    84
    Siņeļņikovs (Latvia) is cautioned by the referee.
  • Goal
    82
    Džeko (Bosnia and Herzegovina) scores!
  • Goal
    80
    Pjanić (Bosnia and Herzegovina) scores!

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