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worldcup: Portugal - Republic of Ireland Match press kits

European qualifiers - 2021/22 SeasonMatch press kits

PortugalPortugalEstádio Algarve - Faro-LouléWednesday 1 September 2021
20.45CET (19.45 local time)
Group A - Matchday 4
Republic of IrelandRepublic of Ireland
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
02/06/2001QR (GS)Republic of Ireland - Portugal1-1DublinKeane 68; Luís Figo 78
07/10/2000QR (GS)Portugal - Republic of Ireland1-1LisbonSérgio Conceição 57; Holland 73
EURO '96
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
15/11/1995PR (GS)Portugal - Republic of Ireland3-0
LisbonRui Costa 59, Hélder 75, Cadete 89
26/04/1995PR (GS)Republic of Ireland - Portugal1-0
DublinStaunton 45
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
Portugal21102011----137242010
Republic of Ireland21102011----134271020

Last updated 31/08/2021 10:22CET

Squad list Only this chapter

Portugal - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-Rui Patrício15/02/198833Roma - 000097-
-Anthony Lopes01/10/199030Lyon - 300013-
-Diogo Costa19/09/199921Porto - 0000--
Defenders
-Pepe26/02/198338Porto - 00001197
-João Cancelo27/05/199427Man. City - 3000275
-Rúben Dias14/05/199724Man. City - 3000322
-Raphaël Guerreiro22/12/199327Dortmund - 0000503
-Domingos Duarte10/03/199526Granada - 10002-
-Nélson Semedo16/11/199327Wolves - 000021-
-Nuno Mendes19/06/200219Sporting CP - 30005-
Midfielders
-João Moutinho08/09/198634Wolves - 10001357
-Danilo09/09/199129Paris - 1000512
-Gonçalo Guedes29/11/199624Valencia - 0000236
-Rúben Neves13/03/199724Wolves - 200022-
-Bernardo Silva10/08/199427Man. City - 3000597
-João Palhinha09/07/199526Sporting CP - 310061
-Bruno Fernandes08/09/199426Man. United - 2000334
-Joao Mario12/01/199328Benfica - 0000--
-Otávio09/02/199526Porto - 0000--
Forwards
-Cristiano Ronaldo05/02/198536Man. United*3100179109
-André Silva06/11/199525Leipzig - 10004215
-Rafa Silva17/05/199328Benfica - 200023-
-Diogo Jota04/12/199624Liverpool*2300187
Coach
-Fernando Santos10/10/195466 - 300086-
Republic of Ireland - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-James Talbot24/04/199724Bohemians - 0000--
-Caoimhin Kelleher23/11/199822Liverpool - 00001-
-Gavin Bazunu20/02/200219Portsmouth - 10004-
Defenders
-Shane Duffy01/01/199229Brighton - 0000444
-Seamus Coleman11/10/198832Everton - 2000591
-John Egan20/10/199228Sheff. United - 000014-
-Matt Doherty16/01/199229Tottenham - 2000201
-Dara O'Shea04/03/199922West Brom - 20009-
-Andrew Omobamidele23/06/200219Norwich - 0000--
Midfielders
-Harry Arter28/12/198931Charlton - 000018-
-Conor Hourihane02/02/199130Sheff. United - 0000261
-James McClean22/04/198932Wigan - 20008211
-Jeff Hendrick31/01/199229Newcastle - 1000622
-Daryl Horgan10/08/199229Wycombe - 0000141
-Ryan Manning14/06/199625Swansea - 00004-
-Josh Cullen07/04/199625Anderlecht*20009-
-Jayson Molumby06/08/199922West Brom - 20009-
Forwards
-Shane Long22/01/198734Southampton - 20008817
-James Collins01/12/199030Cardiff - 2100102
-Jamie McGrath30/09/199624St Mirren - 00001-
-Aaron Connolly28/01/200021Brighton - 10006-
-Adam Idah11/02/200120Norwich - 00007-
-Troy Parrott04/02/200219MK Dons - 100062
Coach
-Stephen Kenny30/10/197149 - 200013-

Last updated 01/09/2021 12:59CET

Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeMatej Jug (SVN)
  • Assistant refereesMatej Žunič (SVN) , Robert Vukan (SVN)
  • Video Assistant RefereePaolo Valeri (ITA)
  • Assistant Video Assistant RefereeJure Praprotnik (SVN)
  • Fourth officialNejc Kajtazovic (SVN)
  • UEFA DelegateLars Richt (SWE)
  • UEFA Referee observerLaurent Duhamel (FRA)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Matej Jug25/09/1980695

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
26/03/2008U21QRPortugalBulgaria2-0Guimaraes
23/07/2009UEL2QRValletta FCSaint Patrick's Athletic FC0-1Ta' Qali
21/07/2010U19GS-FTSpainPortugal2-1Saint-Lo
16/02/2012UELR32Legia WarszawaSporting Clube de Portugal2-2Warsaw
12/12/2013UELGSVitória SCOlympique Lyonnais1-2Guimaraes
20/02/2014UELR32FC PortoEintracht Frankfurt2-2Porto
20/08/2015UELPOSCR AltachOs Belenenses0-1Innsbruck
14/09/2016UCLGSFC PortoF.C. Copenhagen1-1Porto
28/09/2017UELGSSC Bragaİstanbul Başakşehir2-1Braga
22/08/2019UELPOFCSBVitória SC0-0Giurgiu
05/08/2021mpo_uecl3QR75817850094-0Pacos de Ferreira

Last updated 30/08/2021 12:08CET

Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Portugal

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Group A - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    Portugal3210637
    Serbia3210757
    Luxembourg2101233
    Republic of Ireland2002240
    Azerbaijan2002130
    Matchday 1 (24/03/2021)
    Portugal 1-0 Azerbaijan
    1-0 Medvedev 36 (og)
    Lopes, Domingos Duarte, Rúben Dias, Nuno Mendes, Ronaldo, João Moutinho (46 Bruno Fernandes), André Silva (75 João Félix), Bernardo Silva (88 Sérgio Oliveira), Rúben Neves (88 João Palhinha), Pedro Neto (63 Rafa Silva), João Cancelo
  • Matchday 2 (27/03/2021)
    Serbia 2-2 Portugal
    0-1 Diogo Jota 11, 0-2 Diogo Jota 36, 1-2 A. Mitrović 46, 2-2 Kostić 60
    Lopes, Rúben Dias, Fonte, Ronaldo, Bruno Fernandes (91 João Palhinha), Bernardo Silva, Danilo, Sérgio Oliveira (72 Renato Sanches), Diogo Jota (85 João Félix), João Cancelo (72 Nuno Mendes), Cédric
  • Matchday 3 (30/03/2021)
    Luxembourg 1-3 Portugal
    1-0 Rodrigues 30, 1-1 Diogo Jota 45+2, 1-2 Ronaldo 51, 1-3 João Palhinha 80
    Lopes, Rúben Dias, Nuno Mendes, Fonte, Ronaldo, Bernardo Silva (68 João Palhinha), Renato Sanches, Diogo Jota (68 Rafa Silva), Rúben Neves (89 Sérgio Oliveira), João Cancelo, João Félix (41 Pedro Neto)
  • Matchday 4 (01/09/2021)
    Portugal-Republic of Ireland
  • Matchday 6 (07/09/2021)
    Azerbaijan-Portugal
  • Matchday 8 (12/10/2021)
    Portugal-Luxembourg
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Republic of Ireland-Portugal
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    Portugal-Serbia

Republic of Ireland

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Matchday 1 (24/03/2021)
    Serbia 3-2 Republic of Ireland
    0-1 Browne 18, 1-1 Vlahović 40, 2-1 A. Mitrović 68, 3-1 A. Mitrović 75, 3-2 Collins 86
    Travers, Coleman, Stevens, Clark (79 Brady), Doherty, Browne (79 Collins), Connolly (67 S. Long), Robinson (79 McClean), Molumby (61 Hendrick), Cullen, O'Shea
  • Matchday 2 (27/03/2021)
    Republic of Ireland 0-1 Luxembourg
    0-1 Rodrigues 85
    Bazunu, Coleman, Stevens, Clark (61 McClean), Knight, Doherty (46 Brady), Browne, Collins (88 Parrott), Robinson (73 S. Long), Cullen (88 Molumby), O'Shea
  • Matchday 4 (01/09/2021)
    Portugal-Republic of Ireland
  • Matchday 5 (04/09/2021)
    Republic of Ireland-Azerbaijan
  • Matchday 6 (07/09/2021)
    Republic of Ireland-Serbia
  • Matchday 7 (09/10/2021)
    Azerbaijan-Republic of Ireland
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Republic of Ireland-Portugal
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    Luxembourg-Republic of Ireland

Last updated 10/08/2021 17:38CET

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
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