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SlovakiaSlovakiaŠtadión Antona Malatinského - TrnavaSaturday 27 March 2021
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Group H - Matchday 2
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
08/10/2017QR (GS)Slovakia - Malta3-0
TrnavaNemec 33, 62, Duda 69
26/03/2017QR (GS)Malta - Slovakia1-3
Ta' QaliJ.P. Farrugia 14; Weiss 2, Greguš 41, Nemec 84
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
31/03/1997QR (GS)Malta - Slovakia0-2
Ta' QaliJancula 38, Tittel 90
22/09/1996QR (GS)Slovakia - Malta6-0
BratislavaTittel 13, 90, Simon 15, Zeman 37, Timko 56, Dubovsky 59
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
21/04/1985QR (GS)Malta - Czechoslovakia0-0Ta' Qali
31/10/1984QR (GS)Czechoslovakia - Malta4-0
PragueJanečka 4, 71, Jarolim 35, Berger 77
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
Slovakia33003210----10820253
Malta30123003----10028325

Last updated 31/03/2021 10:33CET

Squad list Only this chapter

Slovakia - Squad list
Current season
Qual.FT
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-Dušan Kuciak21/05/198535Lechia - 0000
-Martin Dúbravka15/01/198932Newcastle - 1000
-Dominik Greif06/04/199723Slovan Bratislava - 0000
Defenders
-Tomáš Hubočan17/09/198535Omonoia - 1000
-Lukáš Pauschek09/12/199228Slovan Bratislava - 0000
-Ľubomír Šatka02/12/199525Lech - 0000
-Milan Škriniar11/02/199526Internazionale - 1000
-Jakub Holúbek12/01/199130Piast - 0000
-Martin Valjent11/12/199525Mallorca - 0000
-Dávid Hancko13/12/199723Sparta Praha - 1000
-Martin Koscelník02/03/199526Liberec - 0000
Midfielders
-Juraj Kucka26/02/198734Parma - 1000
-Ján Greguš29/01/199130Minnesota - 1000
-Albert Rusnák07/07/199426Real Salt Lake - 1000
-Matúš Bero06/09/199525Vitesse - 1000
-Patrik Hrošovský22/04/199228Genk - 1000
-Jakub Hromada25/05/199624Slavia Praha - 0000
-Tomáš Suslov07/06/200218Groningen - 0000
Forwards
-Róbert Mak08/03/199130Ferencváros - 0000
-Michal Ďuriš01/06/198832Omonoia - 1000
-Ivan Schranz13/09/199327Jablonec - 1000
-Róbert Boženík18/11/199921Feyenoord - 1000
-Dávid Strelec04/04/200119Slovan Bratislava - 1000
Coach
-Štefan Tarkovič18/02/197348 - 1000
Malta - Squad list
Current season
Qual.FT
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-Henry Bonello13/10/198832Valletta - 1000
-Matthew Calleja Cremona14/09/199426Hibernians - 0000
-Jake Galea15/04/199624Sliema - 0000
Defenders
-Andrei Agius12/08/198634Hibernians - 1000
-Steve Borg15/05/198832Gżira - 1000
-Zach Muscat22/08/199327Casa Pia - 0000
-Enrico Pepe12/11/198931Birkirkara - 0000
-Kurt Shaw01/04/199921Sliema - 1000
Midfielders
-Stephen Pisani07/08/199228Gżira - 1000
-Bjorn Kristensen05/04/199327Hibernians - 1000
-Ryan Camenzuli08/09/199426Floriana - 1000
-Matthew Guillaumier09/04/199822Birkirkara - 1000
-Jake Grech18/11/199723Hibernians - 0000
-Luke Gambin16/03/199328Newport - 0000
-Dexter Xuereb21/09/199723Gżira - 0000
-Teddy Teuma30/09/199327Union Saint-Gilloise - 1000
Forwards
-Luke Montebello13/08/199525Birkirkara - 1000
-Juan Corbolan03/01/199724Hamrun*1000
-Kyrian Nwoko04/07/199723Valletta - 1000
-Joseph Mbong15/07/199723Hamrun - 1100
-Shaun Dimech08/08/200119Valletta - 0000
-Alexander Satariano25/10/200119Sliema - 1000
-Paul Mbong02/09/200119Birkirkara - 1000
Coach
-Devis Mangia06/06/197446 - 1000

Last updated 27/03/2021 14:50CET

Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeHarald Lechner (AUT)
  • Assistant refereesAndreas Heidenreich (AUT) , Markus Gutschi (AUT)
  • Fourth officialChristian-Petru Ciochirca (AUT)
  • UEFA DelegateHaris Gvozden (BIH)
  • UEFA Referee observerMiroslav Tulinger (CZE)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Harald Lechner30/07/1982565

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
06/09/2015EUROQRMaltaAzerbaijan2-2Ta' Qali
25/03/2016FRIE.GS-FTSlovakiaLatvia0-0Trnava

Last updated 25/03/2021 14:28CET

Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Slovakia

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Group H - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    Russia1100313
    Slovenia1100103
    Cyprus1010001
    Slovakia1010001
    Croatia1001010
    Malta1001130
    Matchday 1 (24/03/2021)
    Cyprus 0-0 Slovakia
    Dúbravka, Pekarík, Duda (84 Strelec), Boženík (60 Ďuriš), Rusnák (60 Greguš), Bero (78 Schranz), Hrošovský, Škriniar, Hubočan, Hancko, Kucka
  • 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

Malta

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Matchday 1 (24/03/2021)
    Malta 1-3 Russia
    0-1 Dzyuba 23, 0-2 Mário Fernandes 35, 1-2 J. Mbong 56, 1-3 Sobolev 90
    Bonello, Shaw, Camenzuli (86 Corbolan), S. Borg, Guillaumier, J. Mbong, Montebello (46 Satariano), Agius (88 Nwoko), Teuma, Degabriele (46 P. Mbong), Kristensen (74 S. Pisani)
  • Matchday 2 (27/03/2021)
    Slovakia-Malta
  • Matchday 3 (30/03/2021)
    Croatia-Malta
  • Matchday 4 (01/09/2021)
    Malta-Cyprus
  • Matchday 5 (04/09/2021)
    Slovenia-Malta
  • Matchday 6 (07/09/2021)
    Russia-Malta
  • Matchday 7 (08/10/2021)
    Malta-Slovenia
  • Matchday 8 (11/10/2021)
    Cyprus-Malta
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Malta-Croatia
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    Malta-Slovakia

Last updated 26/03/2021 10:20CET

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.