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UEFA Nations League: Finland - Republic of Ireland Match press kits

UEFA Nations League - 2020/21 SeasonMatch press kits

FinlandFinlandHelsinki Olympic Stadium - HelsinkiWednesday 14 October 2020
18.00CET (19.00 local time)
Group B4 - Matchday 4
Republic of IrelandRepublic of Ireland
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

UEFA Nations League
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
06/09/2020GS-FTRepublic of Ireland - Finland0-1
DublinJensen 64
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
09/10/1949QR (GS)Finland - Republic of Ireland1-1HelsinkiVaihela 89; Farrell 65
08/09/1949QR (GS)Republic of Ireland - Finland3-0
DublinGavin 35, Cornelius 44 (P), 68
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
Finland1010100111006123311
Republic of Ireland1100101010016321113

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Squad list Only this chapter

Finland - Squad list
League phase
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Lukas Hradecky24/11/198930Leverkusen - 30
12Jesse Joronen21/03/199327Brescia - 00
23Niki Mäenpää23/01/198535 - 00
Defenders
2Paulus Arajuuri15/06/198832Pafos - 10
3Albin Granlund01/09/198931Örebro - 00
5Juhani Ojala19/06/198931VB - 20
15Leo Väisänen23/07/199723Elfsborg*20
16Juha Pirinen22/10/199128Trenčín - 00
18Jere Uronen13/07/199426Genk - 30
22Jukka Raitala15/09/198832Montreal - 10
Midfielders
4Joona Toivio10/03/198832Häcken - 10
6Glen Kamara28/10/199524Rangers - 30
8Robert Taylor21/10/199425Brann - 21
9Fredrik Jensen09/09/199723Augsburg - 32
11Rasmus Schüller18/06/199129HJK - 00
13Pyry Soiri22/09/199426Esbjerg - 20
14Tim Sparv20/02/198733Larissa*30
17Nikolai Alho12/03/199327HJK - 20
19Joni Kauko12/07/199030Esbjerg - 10
21Ilmari Niskanen27/10/199722Ingolstadt - 20
Forwards
7Rasmus Karjalainen04/04/199624Örebro - 20
10Teemu Pukki29/03/199030Norwich*30
20Joel Pohjanpalo13/09/199426Union Berlin - 30
Coach
-Markku Kanerva24/05/196456 - 30
Republic of Ireland - Squad list
League phase
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Mark Travers18/05/199921Bournemouth - 00
16Caoimhin Kelleher23/11/199821Liverpool - 00
23Darren Randolph12/05/198733West Ham - 30
Defenders
2Matt Doherty16/01/199228Tottenham - 30
3Enda Stevens09/07/199030Sheff. United*30
4Shane Duffy01/01/199228Celtic - 31
5Kevin Long18/08/199030Burnley - 10
15Dara O'Shea04/03/199921West Brom - 00
20Cyrus Christie30/09/199228Nottm Forest*10
Midfielders
6Conor Hourihane02/02/199129Aston Villa - 20
10Robbie Brady14/01/199228Burnley - 30
11Daryl Horgan10/08/199228Wycombe - 10
12Jason Knight13/02/200119Derby - 00
13Jeff Hendrick31/01/199228Newcastle - 20
14Josh Cullen07/04/199624Anderlecht - 10
17Ryan Manning14/06/199624QPR - 00
22Jayson Molumby06/08/199921Brighton*20
Forwards
7Aaron Connolly28/01/200020Brighton - 20
8Seán Maguire01/05/199426Preston - 10
9Shane Long22/01/198733Southampton - 20
18Adam Idah11/02/200119Norwich - 20
19Ronan Curtis29/03/199624Portsmouth - 00
Coach
-Stephen Kenny30/10/197148 - 30

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Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeLionel Tschudi (SUI)
  • Assistant refereesSladan Josipović (SUI) , Matthias Sbrissa (SUI)
  • Fourth officialLukas Fähndrich (SUI)
  • UEFA DelegateMichal Mertinyak (SVK)
  • UEFA Referee observerMarian Ruzbarsky (SVK)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Lionel Tschudi20/03/1989013

UEFA Nations League matches between the two teams

No such matches refereed

Other matches involving teams from either of the two countries involved in this match

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
24/10/2018UYLR1Bohemian FCFC Midtjylland1-2Dublin
11/07/2019UEL1QRSaint Patrick's Athletic FCIFK Norrköping FK0-2Dublin

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Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Finland

  • UEFA Nations League - Group stage – final tournament
    Group B4 - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    Wales3210207
    Finland3201316
    Republic of Ireland3021122
    Bulgaria3012141
    Matchday 1 (03/09/2020)
    Finland 0-1 Wales
    0-1 Moore 80
    Hradecky, D. O'Shaughnessy, Ojala, Väisänen, Kamara, Pukki, Niskanen (86 Soiri), Sparv (76 Lam), Uronen, Kauko (71 Jensen), Pohjanpalo
  • Matchday 2 (06/09/2020)
    Republic of Ireland 0-1 Finland
    0-1 Jensen 64
    Hradecky, D. O'Shaughnessy, Ojala, Väisänen, Kamara, Taylor, Pukki (91 Karjalainen), Sparv, Alho, Pohjanpalo (63 Jensen), Hämäläinen (79 Uronen)
  • Matchday 3 (11/10/2020)
    Finland 2-0 Bulgaria
    1-0 Taylor 52, 2-0 Jensen 67
    Hradecky, Arajuuri, Toivio, Kamara, Taylor (74 Soiri), Pukki (87 Karjalainen), Sparv, Uronen, Pohjanpalo (65 Jensen), Niskanen (87 Alho), Raitala
  • Matchday 4 (14/10/2020)
    Finland-Republic of Ireland
  • Matchday 5 (15/11/2020)
    Bulgaria-Finland
  • Matchday 6 (18/11/2020)
    Wales-Finland

Republic of Ireland

  • UEFA Nations League - Group stage – final tournament
    Matchday 1 (03/09/2020)
    Bulgaria 1-1 Republic of Ireland
    1-0 Kraev 56, 1-1 Duffy 90+3
    Randolph, Stevens, Duffy, Egan, Doherty, McCarthy (70 Brady), Idah (77 Long), Hendrick, Hourihane, O'Dowda (74 Robinson), Connolly
  • Matchday 2 (06/09/2020)
    Republic of Ireland 0-1 Finland
    0-1 Jensen 64
    Randolph, Stevens, Duffy, Egan, Doherty, Brady, O'Dowda (59 Robinson), Connolly (77 McClean), Idah (66 McGoldrick), Arter, Molumby
  • Matchday 3 (11/10/2020)
    Republic of Ireland 0-0 Wales
    Randolph, Doherty, Stevens, Duffy, Hourihane, Long (74 Maguire), Brady (74 Horgan), McClean, Hendrick, Long (25 Christie), Molumby (89 Cullen)
  • Matchday 4 (14/10/2020)
    Finland-Republic of Ireland
  • Matchday 5 (15/11/2020)
    Wales-Republic of Ireland
  • Matchday 6 (18/11/2020)
    Republic of Ireland-Bulgaria

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Legend

Competitions

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