Dinamo Stadion - Minsk 16/10/2012 - 18:00CET (19:00 local time)

Qualifying round - Group I

Belarus - Georgia
2-0
 

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Georgia undermined by early Belarus blitz

Published: Tuesday 16 October 2012, 20.00CET
Georgia undermined by early Belarus blitz
Belarus celebrate Stanislav Dragun's 28th-minute goal ©Pressball

First-half goals from Renan Bressan and Stanislav Dragun ensured Belarus avenged their away defeat by Georgia in September with a 2-0 win in Minsk.

Determined to bounce back after Friday's 4-0 home loss to Spain left them point-less and bottom of Group I, Belarus rallied from the outset and an attacking side, strengthened by an FC BATE Borisov backbone, did the damage in style early on.

Lineups

Belarus

Belarus

Georgia

Georgia

12Veremko (GK) (C)1Revishvili (GK)
2Dragun
28
2Devdariani
46
10Hleb
90
3Grigalava
90
11Renan Bressan
6
85
4Kashia
13Pavlov
83
5Amisulashvili
16Polyakov
45+2
6Khizanishvili
51
17Tigorev
43
7Kankava (C)
68
18Verkhovtsov8Daushvili
19Bordachev
73
9Targamadze
35
75
20Rodionov
90+1
10Okriashvili
49
21Filipenko11Kobakhidze

Substitutes

1Amelchenko (GK)12Kvaskhvadze (GK)
22Gutor (GK)13Migineishvili (GK)
3Martynovich14Guruli
4Shitov15Khubutia
5Trubilo16Sirbiladze
6Plaskonny17Ananidze
49
7Chukhlei
90+1
18Tomashvili
8A. Volodko
85
19Mchedlidze
46
90
14Aleksievich20Dzalamidze
15Kislyak
83
21Kenia
75
23Balanovich22Popkhadze
23Lobzhanidze

Coaches

Georgi Kondratiev (BLR) Temuri Ketsbaia (GEO)

Referee

Robert Schörgenhofer (AUT)

Press kits

Standings

Last updated: 18/04/2013 09:46 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   

Match statistics

Belarus
Georgia

2

Goals scored

0

7

Total attempts

10

3

Attempts on target

4

4

off target

4

0

blocked

0

1

against woodwork

0

1

Corners

6

1

Offsides

2

4

Yellow cards

5

0

Red Cards

0

22

Fouls committed

18

15

Fouls suffered

20

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Substitution
    90+1
    Chukhlei (in) - Rodionov (out) (Belarus)
  • Yellow Card
    90
    Mchedlidze (Georgia) is cautioned by the referee.
  • Yellow Card
    90
    Grigalava (Georgia) is cautioned by the referee.
  • Yellow Card
    90
    Hleb (Belarus) is cautioned by the referee.

See also

  • Belarus

    Next match played FIFA World Cup: v Finland, 07 June 2013, 1-0
  • Georgia

    Next match played FIFA World Cup: v France, 22 March 2013, 3-1
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