Arena Națională - Bucharest 11/09/2012 - 19:30CET (20:30 local time)

Qualifying round - Group D

Romania - Andorra
4-0
 

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Romania break down Andorra resistance

Published: Tuesday 11 September 2012, 21.00CET
Romania break down Andorra resistance
Costin Lazăr (right) celebrates scoring Romania's second goal ©Getty Images

Romania kept their momentum going in 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying Group D, though Andorra put up some resistance at the National Arena in Bucharest.

Ildefons Lima gave Romania an early scare with a header that went off target, and Jesús Álvarez's side's resilience was beginning to be a concern when Gabriel Torje made the breakthrough with a shot from the edge of the penalty box on 29 minutes. Gheorghe Grozav then missed a golden chance to make it 2-0, but Costin Lazăr spared his blushes, firing a fine low effort past José Gómes just before the break.

Lineups

Romania

Romania

Andorra

Andorra

1Lobonţ (GK)
46
1Gomes (GK)
2Măţel5Emili Garcia
3Raţ (C)6Ildefons Lima (C)
51
5Bourceanu7Pujol
79
6Chiricheş8M. Vieira
7Grozav10Clemente
86
8Lazăr
44
18Ayala
9Marica
54
19Gómez
69
10C. Tănase
80
20Lorenzo
11Torje
29
21Marc Garcia
17Găman
90+1
23Rodrigues

Substitutes

12Tătăruşanu (GK)
46
13Ferran Pol (GK)
23Pantilimon (GK)2Martínez
4Luchin4Sonejee
13Popa9Silva
69
14Rusescu
54
14Peppe
79
16Voiculet16Maneiro
18M.Niculae22Moreno
86
19Pintilii
20Maxim
80
90+3
21Grigore
22Sălăgeanu

Coaches

Victor Piţurcă (ROU) Koldo Álvarez (AND)

Referee

Pavle Radovanović (MNE)

Press kits

Standings

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

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   

Match statistics

Romania
Andorra

4

Goals scored

0

18

Total attempts

6

8

Attempts on target

0

7

off target

5

0

blocked

0

1

against woodwork

0

11

Corners

0

2

Offsides

2

0

Yellow cards

1

0

Red Cards

0

11

Fouls committed

8

8

Fouls suffered

11

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Goal
    90+3
    Maxim (Romania) scores!
  • Goal
    90+1
    Găman (Romania) scores!
  • Substitution
    86
    Moreno (in) - Clemente (out) (Andorra)
  • Substitution
    80
    Maxim (in) - C. Tănase (out) (Romania)

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