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worldcup: Slovenia - Malta Match press kits

European qualifiers - 2021/22 SeasonMatch press kits

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Group H - Matchday 5
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
10/06/2017QR (GS)Slovenia - Malta2-0
LjubljanaIličić 45+2, Novakovič 84
11/11/2016QR (GS)Malta - Slovenia0-1
Ta' QaliVerbič 47
UEFA EURO 2004
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
30/04/2003PR (GS)Malta - Slovenia1-3
Ta' QaliMifsud 90+1; Zahovič 15, Šiljak 36, 57
07/09/2002PR (GS)Slovenia - Malta3-0
LjubljanaDebono 37 (og), Šiljak 59, Cimirotič 90
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
Slovenia22002200----6510101
Malta20022002----6015110

Last updated 11/08/2021 15:42CET

Squad list Only this chapter

Slovenia - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-Vid Belec06/06/199031Salernitana - 000018-
-Jan Oblak07/01/199328Atlético - 400038-
-Igor Vekič06/05/199823Bravo - 0000--
Defenders
-Nejc Skubic13/06/198932Konyaspor - 2000221
-Miha Mevlja12/06/199031Alanyaspor - 3000392
-Miha Blažič08/05/199328Ferencváros - 400016-
-Petar Stojanović07/10/199525Empoli - 4100281
-Jon Stanković14/01/199625Sturm - 100041
-Jure Balkovec09/09/199426Fatih Karagümrük - 400017-
-Mario Jurčević01/06/199526Osijek - 00003-
Midfielders
-Jasmin Kurtić10/01/198932PAOK - 3000692
-Miha Zajc01/07/199427Fenerbahçe - 3000275
-Leo Štulac26/09/199426Empoli - 10006-
-Domen Črnigoj18/11/199525Venezia - 3000183
-Sandi Lovrić28/03/199823Lugano - 4100122
-Adam Gnezda Čerin16/07/199922Rijeka - 10002-
-Jaka Bijol05/02/199922CSKA Moskva - 400020-
-Žan Rogelj25/11/199921Tirol - 00001-
Forwards
-Luka Zahović15/11/199525Pogoń - 20006-
-Andraž Šporar27/02/199427Middlesbrough - 3000294
-Damjan Bohar18/10/199129Osijek - 3000151
-Jan Mlakar23/10/199822Hajduk Split - 100031
-Benjamin Šeško31/05/200318Salzburg - 10003-
Coach
-Matjaž Kek09/09/196159 - 400072-
Malta - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-Henry Bonello13/10/198832Hamrun - 400027-
-Matthew Grech19/02/199625Pembroke Athleta - 0000--
-Jake Galea15/04/199625 - 00002-
Defenders
-Andrei Agius12/08/198635Hibernians - 1000975
-Steve Borg15/05/198833Gżira - 4000573
-Zach Muscat22/08/199328Casa Pia - 200044-
-Enrico Pepe12/11/198931Birkirkara - 30004-
-Karl Micallef08/09/199624Hamrun - 00004-
-Dunstan Vella27/04/199625Hibernians - 00007-
-Cain Attard10/09/199426Birkirkara - 120082
-Kurt Shaw01/04/199922Sliema - 400012-
Midfielders
-Tristan Caruana15/09/199129Valletta - 100051
-Stephen Pisani07/08/199229Gżira - 400027-
-Ryan Camenzuli08/09/199426Floriana - 400016-
-Jake Grech18/11/199723Hibernians - 300016-
-Luke Gambin16/03/199328Newport - 2100281
-Teddy Teuma30/09/199327Union Saint-Gilloise - 400012-
Forwards
-Luke Montebello13/08/199526Birkirkara - 200012-
-Juan Corbolan03/01/199724Hamrun - 2000151
-Joseph Mbong15/07/199724Hamrun - 4200282
-Shaun Dimech08/08/200120Valletta - 100072
-Alexander Satariano25/10/200119Frosinone - 410091
-Paul Mbong02/09/200120Birkirkara - 30007-
Coach
-Devis Mangia06/06/197447 - 400013-

Last updated 04/09/2021 18:25CET

Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeAndris Treimanis (LVA)
  • Assistant refereesHaralds Gudermanis (LVA) , Aleksejs Spasjoņņikovs (LVA)
  • Video Assistant RefereeKevin Blom (NED)
  • Assistant Video Assistant RefereeDennis Higler (NED)
  • Fourth officialAleksandrs Golubevs (LVA)
  • UEFA DelegateCiprian Paraschiv (ROU)
  • UEFA Referee observerVladimir Antonov (MDA)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Andris Treimanis16/03/1985478

Andris Treimanis

Referee since: 1998
First division: 2005
FIFA badge: 2011

Tournaments: 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup, 2019 UEFA European Under-21 Championship, 2015 UEFA European Under-19 Championship

Finals
2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup

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
24/07/2013UCL2QRNK MariborBirkirkara FC2-0Maribor
21/07/2015UCL2QRMaccabi Tel-Aviv FCHibernians FC5-1Tel Aviv
28/03/2016U21QRSloveniaRepublic of Ireland3-1Koper
26/07/2017UCL3QRNK MariborFH Hafnarfjördur1-0Maribor
09/09/2018UNLGS-FTCyprusSlovenia2-1Nicosia

Last updated 03/09/2021 03:05CET

Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Slovenia

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Group H - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    Croatia4211417
    Russia4211647
    Slovakia4130546
    Malta4112684
    Cyprus4112144
    Slovenia4112344
    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 1-1 Slovakia
    0-1 Boženík 32, 1-1 Stojanović 42
    Oblak, Balkovec, Blažič, Iličić, Lovrić (83 Bijol), Zajc (70 Gnezda Čerin), Šeško (83 Šporar), Štulac (70 Stanković), M. Mevlja, Stojanović, Mlakar (57 Črnigoj)
  • 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

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 2-2 Malta
    0-1 Gambin 16, 0-2 Satariano 20, 1-2 Strelec 49, 2-2 Škriniar 53
    Bonello, Shaw, Camenzuli, S. Borg, Guillaumier, J. Mbong, P. Mbong (68 Nwoko), Pepe, Teuma (91 Kristensen), Gambin (68 J. Grech), Satariano (79 S. Pisani)
  • Matchday 3 (30/03/2021)
    Croatia 3-0 Malta
    1-0 Perišić 62, 2-0 Modrić 76 (P) , 3-0 Brekalo 90
    Bonello, Shaw, Camenzuli, S. Borg (67 Z. Muscat), Guillaumier, J. Mbong (67 Corbolan), S. Pisani (62 J. Grech), Pepe, Teuma, Kristensen (81 Gambin), Satariano (46 Nwoko)
  • Matchday 4 (01/09/2021)
    Malta 3-0 Cyprus
    1-0 Attard 44, 2-0 J. Mbong 46, 3-0 Attard 54
    Bonello, Shaw (59 Z. Muscat), Camenzuli, S. Borg, J. Mbong (59 Dimech), Montebello (70 Satariano), S. Pisani, P. Mbong (70 J. Grech), Pepe, Teuma (85 Caruana), Attard
  • 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 02/09/2021 13:37CET

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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