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worldcup: Cyprus - Slovakia Match press kits

European qualifiers - 2021/22 SeasonMatch press kits

CyprusCyprusGSP - NicosiaWednesday 24 March 2021
20.45CET (21.45 local time)
Group H - Matchday 1
SlovakiaSlovakia
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

UEFA EURO 2008
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
24/03/2007QR (GS)Cyprus - Slovakia1-3
NicosiaAloneftis 45; Vittek 54, Škrtel 67, Jakubko 77
02/09/2006QR (GS)Slovakia - Cyprus6-1
BratislavaŠkrtel 9, Mintál 33, 55, Šebo 43, 48, Karhan 52; Yiasemakis 90
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
27/10/1993QR (GS)Czechoslovakia - Cyprus3-0
KošiceDubovsky 12, Hapal 23, Skuhravý 78
24/03/1993QR (GS)Cyprus - Czechoslovakia1-1LimassolSotiriou 48; Moravčík 34
1984 UEFA European Championship
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
16/04/1983PR (GS)Czechoslovakia - Cyprus6-0
PragueDaněk 4, 70, Vízek 29, 48, Prokes 37, Jurkemik 57
27/03/1983PR (GS)Cyprus - Czechoslovakia1-1NicosiaTheophanous 21; Bičovský 60
1976 UEFA European Championship
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
23/11/1975PR (GS)Cyprus - Czechoslovakia0-3
LimassolNehoda 9, Bičovský 27, Masný 33
20/04/1975PR (GS)Czechoslovakia - Cyprus4-0
PraguePanenka 10, 35 (P), 57, Masný 78
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
Cyprus40224004----10127832
Slovakia44004220----10721328

Last updated 31/03/2021 10:25CET

Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeAleksandar Stavrev (MKD)
  • Assistant refereesDejan Kostadinov (MKD) , Goce Petreski (MKD)
  • Fourth officialIgor Stojchevski (MKD)
  • UEFA DelegateCamelia Nicolae (ROU)
  • UEFA Referee observerMike Riley (ENG)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Aleksandar Stavrev30/03/1977690

Aleksandar Stavrev

Referee since: 1996
First division: 2002
FIFA badge: 2006

Tournaments: 2011 UEFA European Under-21 Championship, 2008 UEFA European Under-19 Championship, 2006 UEFA European Under-17 Championship

Finals
N/A

FIFA Wold Cup matches involving teams from the two countries involved in this match

No such matches refereed

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

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
11/09/2007U21QRSlovakiaAustria1-1Senec
27/11/2008UELGSMŠK ŽilinaSK Slavia Praha0-0Zilina
11/12/2014UELGSSSC NapoliŠK Slovan Bratislava3-0Naples
25/08/2016UELPOSK Rapid WienAS Trenčín0-2Vienna
15/09/2016UELGSAPOEL FCFC Astana2-1Nicosia

Last updated 28/03/2021 22:58CET

Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Cyprus

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Group H - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    Croatia0000000
    Cyprus0000000
    Malta0000000
    Russia0000000
    Slovakia0000000
    Slovenia0000000
    Matchday 1 (24/03/2021)
    Cyprus-Slovakia
  • Matchday 2 (27/03/2021)
    Croatia-Cyprus
  • Matchday 3 (30/03/2021)
    Cyprus-Slovenia
  • Matchday 4 (01/09/2021)
    Malta-Cyprus
  • Matchday 5 (04/09/2021)
    Cyprus-Russia
  • Matchday 6 (07/09/2021)
    Slovakia-Cyprus
  • Matchday 7 (08/10/2021)
    Cyprus-Croatia
  • Matchday 8 (11/10/2021)
    Cyprus-Malta
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Russia-Cyprus
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    Slovenia-Cyprus

Slovakia

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Matchday 1 (24/03/2021)
    Cyprus-Slovakia
  • Matchday 2 (27/03/2021)
    Slovakia-Malta
  • Matchday 3 (30/03/2021)
    Slovakia-Russia
  • Matchday 4 (01/09/2021)
    Slovenia-Slovakia
  • Matchday 5 (04/09/2021)
    Slovakia-Croatia
  • Matchday 6 (07/09/2021)
    Slovakia-Cyprus
  • Matchday 7 (08/10/2021)
    Russia-Slovakia
  • Matchday 8 (11/10/2021)
    Croatia-Slovakia
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Slovakia-Slovenia
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    Malta-Slovakia

Last updated 24/03/2021 16:22CET

Legend

Competitions

Club competitions
  • UCL: UEFA Champions League
  • ECCC: European Champion Clubs' Cup
  • UEL: UEFA Europa League
  • UCUP: UEFA Cup
  • UCWC: UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
  • SCUP: UEFA Super Cup
  • UIC: UEFA Intertoto Cup
  • ICF: Inter-Cities Fairs Cup
National team competitions
  • EURO: UEFA European Football Championship
  • WC: FIFA World Cup
  • CONFCUP: FIFA Confederations Cup
  • FRIE: Friendly internationals
  • U21FRIE: Under-21 friendly internationals
  • U21: UEFA European Under-21 Championship
  • U17: UEFA Under-17 Championship
  • U16: UEFA European Under-16 Championship
  • U19: UEFA Under-19 Championship
  • U18: UEFA European Under-18 Championship
  • WWC: FIFA Women's World Cup
  • WEURO: UEFA European Women's Championship

Other abbreviations

  • (aet): After extra time
  • pens: Penalties
  • No.: Number
  • og: Own goal
  • ag: Match decided on away goals
  • P: Penalty
  • agg: Aggregate
  • Pld: Matches played
  • AP: Appearances
  • Pos.: Position
  • Comp.: Competition
  • Pts: Points
  • D: Drawn
  • R: Sent off (straight red card)
  • DoB: Date of birth
  • Res.: Result
  • ET: Extra Time
  • sg: Match decided by silver goal
  • GA: Goals against
  • t: Match decided by toss of a coin
  • GF: Goals for
  • W: Won
  • gg: Match decided by golden goal
  • Y: Booked
  • L: Lost
  • Y/R: Sent off (two yellow cards)
  • Nat.: Nationality
  • N/A: Not applicable

Statistics

  • -: Denotes player substituted
  • +: Denotes player introduced
  • *: Denotes player sent off
  • +/-: Denotes player introduced and substituted

Squad list

  • D: Disciplinary
  • *: Misses next match if booked
  • S: Suspended
  • Disclaimer: Although UEFA has taken all reasonable care that the information contained within this document is accurate at the time of publication, no representation or guarantee (including liability towards third parties), expressed or implied, is made as to its accuracy, reliability or completeness. Therefore, UEFA assumes no liability for the use or interpretation of information contained herein. More information can be found in the competition regulations available on UEFA.com.