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worldcup: Slovenia - Slovakia Match press kits

European qualifiers - 2021/22 SeasonMatch press kits

SloveniaSloveniaStadion Stožice - LjubljanaWednesday 1 September 2021
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Group H - Matchday 4
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
01/09/2017QR (GS)Slovakia - Slovenia1-0
TrnavaM. Mevlja 81 (og)
08/10/2016QR (GS)Slovenia - Slovakia1-0
LjubljanaKronaveter 74
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
10/10/2009QR (GS)Slovakia - Slovenia0-2
BratislavaBirsa 56, Pečnik 90+3
10/09/2008QR (GS)Slovenia - Slovakia2-1
MariborNovakovič 22, 81; Jakubko 83
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
Slovenia22002101----632163
Slovakia21012002----612336

Last updated 31/08/2021 10:25CET

Squad list Only this chapter

Slovenia - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-Vid Belec06/06/199031Salernitana - 000018-
-Jan Oblak07/01/199328Atlético - 300037-
-Igor Vekič06/05/199823Bravo - 0000--
Defenders
-Nejc Skubic13/06/198932Konyaspor - 2000221
-Aljaž Struna04/08/199031Montréal - 0000211
-Miha Mevlja12/06/199031Alanyaspor - 2000382
-Miha Blažič08/05/199328Ferencváros - 300015-
-Petar Stojanović07/10/199525Empoli - 300027-
-Jon Stanković14/01/199625Sturm - 000031
-Jure Balkovec09/09/199426Fatih Karagümrük - 300016-
-Mario Jurčević01/06/199526Osijek - 00003-
Midfielders
-Josip Iličić29/01/198833Atalanta*31007313
-Miha Zajc01/07/199427Fenerbahçe - 2000265
-Leo Štulac26/09/199426Empoli - 00005-
-Domen Črnigoj18/11/199525Venezia - 2000173
-Sandi Lovrić28/03/199823Lugano - 3100112
-Adam Gnezda Čerin16/07/199922Rijeka - 00001-
-Jaka Bijol05/02/199922CSKA Moskva - 300019-
Forwards
-Luka Zahović15/11/199525Pogoń*20006-
-Andraž Šporar27/02/199427Middlesbrough - 2000284
-Damjan Bohar18/10/199129Osijek - 3000151
-Jan Mlakar23/10/199822Hajduk Split - 000021
-Benjamin Šeško31/05/200318Salzburg - 00002-
Coach
-Matjaž Kek09/09/196159 - 300071-
Slovakia - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-Dušan Kuciak21/05/198536Lechia - 200014-
-František Plach08/03/199229Piast - 0000--
-Marek Rodák13/12/199624Fulham - 00006-
Defenders
-Peter Pekarík30/10/198634Hertha - 20001042
-Ľubomír Šatka02/12/199525Lech - 100017-
-Milan Škriniar11/02/199526Internazionale - 3200433
-Jakub Holúbek12/01/199130Piast - 10006-
-Martin Valjent11/12/199525Mallorca - 10009-
-Dávid Hancko13/12/199723Sparta Praha - 2000151
-Martin Koscelník02/03/199526Liberec*20007-
Midfielders
-Marek Hamšík27/07/198734Trabzonspor - 000012926
-Vladimír Weiss30/11/198931Slovan Bratislava - 0000717
-Juraj Kucka26/02/198734Watford - 30008610
-Matúš Bero06/09/199525Vitesse - 100015-
-Patrik Hrošovský22/04/199229Genk - 300038-
-Ondrej Duda05/12/199426Köln - 2000485
-Stanislav Lobotka25/11/199426Napoli - 0000293
-Erik Jirka19/09/199723Oviedo - 00001-
-Tomáš Suslov07/06/200219Groningen - 10005-
Forwards
-Róbert Mak08/03/199130Ferencváros - 21006914
-Ivan Schranz13/09/199327Slavia Praha - 300081
-Róbert Boženík18/11/199921Düsseldorf - 2000164
-Dávid Strelec04/04/200120Spezia - 310041
Coach
-Štefan Tarkovič18/02/197348 - 300012-

Last updated 01/09/2021 13:01CET

Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeIstván Kovács (ROU)
  • Assistant refereesVasile Florin Marinescu (ROU) , Ovidiu Artene (ROU)
  • Video Assistant RefereeChristian Dingert (GER)
  • Assistant Video Assistant RefereeMark Borsch (GER)
  • Fourth officialHoratiu Fesnic (ROU)
  • UEFA DelegateMetin Kazancioglu (TUR)
  • UEFA Referee observerMatteo Trefoloni (ITA)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
István Kovács 16/09/1984574

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

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
04/09/2017WCQRSloveniaLithuania4-0Ljubljana

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

DateCompetitionStage reachedHomeAwayResultVenue
09/07/2015UEL1QRFC KoperVíkingur Reykjavík2-2Koper
04/09/2017WCQRSloveniaLithuania4-0Ljubljana
15/11/2020UNLGS-FTSlovakiaScotland1-0Trnava

Last updated 30/08/2021 12:20CET

Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Slovenia

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Group H - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    Croatia3201416
    Russia3201646
    Slovakia3120435
    Cyprus3111114
    Slovenia3102233
    Malta3012381
    Matchday 1 (24/03/2021)
    Slovenia 1-0 Croatia
    1-0 Lovrić 15
    Oblak, Balkovec, Blažič, Bijol (69 Vetrih), Iličić (87 Skubic), Lovrić (87 Bajrić), Šporar (69 Kramer), Kurtić, Bohar (64 Črnigoj), M. Mevlja, Stojanović
  • Matchday 2 (27/03/2021)
    Russia 2-1 Slovenia
    1-0 Dzyuba 26, 2-0 Dzyuba 35, 2-1 Iličić 36
    Oblak, Balkovec, Blažič, Bijol (62 Vetrih), Iličić, Lovrić (86 Zahović), Šporar (75 Vučkič), Zajc (75 Bohar), Kurtić, M. Mevlja, Stojanović (61 Skubic)
  • Matchday 3 (30/03/2021)
    Cyprus 1-0 Slovenia
    1-0 Pittas 42
    Oblak, Balkovec (81 Kouter), Blažič, Bijol (58 Črnigoj), Iličić, Lovrić (81 Zahović), Zajc (46 Bohar), Kramer (58 Vučkič), Kurtić, Stojanović, Bajrić
  • Matchday 4 (01/09/2021)
    Slovenia-Slovakia
  • Matchday 5 (04/09/2021)
    Slovenia-Malta
  • Matchday 6 (07/09/2021)
    Croatia-Slovenia
  • Matchday 7 (08/10/2021)
    Malta-Slovenia
  • Matchday 8 (11/10/2021)
    Slovenia-Russia
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Slovakia-Slovenia
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    Slovenia-Cyprus

Slovakia

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    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 2-2 Malta
    0-1 Gambin 16, 0-2 Satariano 20, 1-2 Strelec 49, 2-2 Škriniar 53
    Kuciak, Valjent, Greguš, Hrošovský (82 Schranz), Škriniar, Hancko (39 Holúbek), Suslov (72 Rusnák), Kucka (46 Strelec), Mak, Ďuriš (46 Boženík), Koscelník
  • Matchday 3 (30/03/2021)
    Slovakia 2-1 Russia
    1-0 Škriniar 38, 1-1 Mário Fernandes 71, 2-1 Mak 74
    Kuciak, Pekarík (92 Pauschek), Šatka, Hromada (61 Hrošovský), Duda, Škriniar, Hubočan, Schranz (92 Strelec), Kucka, Mak (76 Ďuriš), Koscelník
  • 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 10/08/2021 17:56CET

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.