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worldcup: San Marino - Albania Match press kits

European qualifiers - 2021/22 SeasonMatch press kits

San MarinoSan MarinoSan Marino Stadium - SerravalleWednesday 31 March 2021
20.45CET (20.45 local time)
Group I - Matchday 3
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
San Marino------------200206
Albania------------220060

Last updated 30/03/2021 16:27CET

Squad list Only this chapter

San Marino - Squad list
Current season
Qual.FT
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-Elia Benedettini22/06/199525Cesena - 2000
-Simone Benedettini21/01/199724Murata - 0000
-Alex Stimac22/06/199624Virtus - 0000
Defenders
-Davide Simoncini30/08/198634Tre Fiori - 0000
-Mirko Palazzi21/03/198734Marignanese - 2000
-Cristian Brolli28/02/199229Folgore - 2000
-Manuel Battistini22/07/199426Virtus*2000
-Andrea Grandoni23/03/199724La Fiorita - 1000
-Alessandro D'Addario09/09/199723Tre Fiori - 1000
-Giacomo Conti21/07/199921San Giovanni - 0000
-Filippo Fabbri07/01/200219Correggese Calcio*1000
-Dante Rossi12/07/198733APC Chions*2000
Midfielders
-Enrico Golinucci16/07/199129Libertas - 2000
-Luca Ceccaroli05/07/199525SP Tre Penne - 1000
-José Hirsch31/01/198635Pennarossa - 2000
-Tommaso Zafferani19/02/199625La Fiorita - 0000
-Michael Battistini08/10/199624SP Tre Penne - 1000
-Marcello Mularoni08/09/199822La Fiorita - 2000
-Kevin Zonzini11/08/199723Cosmos - 1000
-Lorenzo Lunadei12/07/199723San Giovanni*2000
Forwards
-Filippo Berardi18/05/199723Vibonese - 2000
-David Tomassini14/03/200021Murata - 0000
-Nicola Nanni02/05/200020Cesena - 2000
Coach
-Franco Varrella25/01/195368 - 2000
Albania - Squad list
Current season
Qual.FT
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-Etrit Berisha10/03/198932SPAL - 2000
-Thomas Strakosha19/03/199526Lazio - 0000
-Gentian Selmani09/03/199823Boluspor - 0000
Defenders
-Frédéric Veseli20/11/199228Salernitana - 1000
-Erjon Hoxhallari15/10/199525Tirana - 0000
-Arlind Ajeti25/09/199327Reggiana - 0000
-Elseid Hysaj02/02/199427Napoli*2000
-Berat Djimsiti19/02/199328Atalanta*2000
-Hysen Memolla03/07/199228Diósgyőr - 1000
-Albi Doka26/06/199723HNK Gorica - 0000
-Mario Mitaj06/08/200317AEK - 0000
Midfielders
-Odise Roshi22/05/199129Diósgyőr - 1000
-Ermir Lenjani05/08/198931Grasshoppers - 2100
-Ledian Memushaj07/12/198634Pescara*2000
-Qazim Laci19/01/199625Ajaccio - 2000
-Keidi Bare28/08/199723Espanyol*2000
-Myrto Uzuni31/05/199525Ferencváros - 2000
-Ylber Ramadani12/04/199624VB - 1000
-Sherif Kallaku01/03/199823Lokomotiva Zagreb - 0000
-Enis Çokaj23/02/199922Lokomotiva Zagreb - 0000
Forwards
-Sokol Çikalleshi27/07/199030Konyaspor*2000
-Rey Manaj24/02/199724Barcelona*2000
-Armando Broja10/09/200119Vitesse - 2000
Coach
-Edoardo Reja10/10/194575 - 2000

Last updated 31/03/2021 15:03CET

Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeKai Erik Steen (NOR)
  • Assistant refereesJan Erik Engan (NOR) , Anders Olav Dale (NOR)
  • Fourth officialRohit Saggi (NOR)
  • UEFA DelegateVictor Marius Radu (ROU)
  • UEFA Referee observerEmil Bozinovski (MKD)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Kai Erik Steen06/05/1985018

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
06/07/2017UEL1QRUE Sant JuliàKF Skënderbeu0-5Andorra la Vella

Last updated 30/03/2021 15:43CET

Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

San Marino

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Group I - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    England2200706
    Poland2110634
    Hungary2110634
    Albania2101123
    Andorra2002040
    San Marino2002080
    Matchday 1 (25/03/2021)
    England 5-0 San Marino
    1-0 Ward-Prowse 14, 2-0 Calvert-Lewin 21, 3-0 Sterling 31, 4-0 Calvert-Lewin 53, 5-0 Watkins 83
    E. Benedettini, Palazzi, Brolli, Rossi, E. Golinucci (71 Michael Battistini), Berardi (79 D'Addario), Manuel Battistini, Grandoni (55 Ceccaroli), Nanni, Hirsch (55 Mularoni), Lunadei (79 Giardi)
  • Matchday 2 (28/03/2021)
    San Marino 0-3 Hungary
    0-1 Szalai 13 (P) , 0-2 Sallai 71, 0-3 Nikolić 88 (P)
    E. Benedettini, Palazzi, Brolli, Rossi, E. Golinucci, Berardi (80 Bernardi), Manuel Battistini, Fabbri, Nanni (80 Hirsch), Lunadei (53 Zonzini), Mularoni
  • Matchday 3 (31/03/2021)
    San Marino-Albania
  • Matchday 4 (02/09/2021)
    Andorra-San Marino
  • Matchday 5 (05/09/2021)
    San Marino-Poland
  • Matchday 6 (08/09/2021)
    Albania-San Marino
  • Matchday 7 (09/10/2021)
    Poland-San Marino
  • Matchday 8 (12/10/2021)
    San Marino-Andorra
  • Matchday 9 (12/11/2021)
    Hungary-San Marino
  • Matchday 10 (15/11/2021)
    San Marino-England

Albania

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Matchday 1 (25/03/2021)
    Andorra 0-1 Albania
    0-1 Lenjani 41
    Berisha, Lenjani (81 Roshi), Hysaj, Djimsiti, Bare, Gjasula, Memushaj (62 Laci), Manaj (62 Uzuni), Kumbulla, Çikalleshi (81 Broja), Ismajli
  • Matchday 2 (28/03/2021)
    Albania 0-2 England
    0-1 Kane 38, 0-2 Mount 63
    Berisha, Memolla (59 Gjasula), Hysaj, Veseli, Djimsiti, Bare (71 Memushaj), Uzuni, Laci (89 Ramadani), Çikalleshi (59 Manaj), Broja (59 Lenjani), Ismajli
  • Matchday 3 (31/03/2021)
    San Marino-Albania
  • Matchday 4 (02/09/2021)
    Poland-Albania
  • Matchday 5 (05/09/2021)
    Albania-Hungary
  • Matchday 6 (08/09/2021)
    Albania-San Marino
  • Matchday 7 (09/10/2021)
    Hungary-Albania
  • Matchday 8 (12/10/2021)
    Albania-Poland
  • Matchday 9 (12/11/2021)
    England-Albania
  • Matchday 10 (15/11/2021)
    Albania-Andorra

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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.