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worldcup: Iceland - North Macedonia Match press kits

European qualifiers - 2021/22 SeasonMatch press kits

IcelandIcelandSunday 5 September 2021
18.00CET (00.00 local time)
Group J - Matchday 5
North MacedoniaNorth Macedonia
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
10/06/2009QR (GS)North Macedonia - Iceland2-0
SkopjeStojkov 9, Ivanovski 85
15/10/2008QR (GS)Iceland - North Macedonia1-0
ReykjavikGunnarsson 15
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
07/06/1997QR (GS)North Macedonia - Iceland1-0
SkopjeHristov 53
01/06/1996QR (GS)Iceland - North Macedonia1-1ReykjavikGudjohnsen 63; Memedi 58
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
Iceland21102002----411224
North Macedonia22002011----421142

Last updated 11/08/2021 15:58CET

Squad list Only this chapter

Iceland - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-Hannes Halldórsson27/04/198437Valur - 200074-
-Rúnar Rúnarsson18/02/199526Leuven - 200010-
-Patrik Gunnarsson15/11/200020Viking - 0000--
Defenders
-Ari Skúlason14/05/198734Norrköping*200079-
-Kári Árnason13/10/198238Víkingur Reykjavík*2000876
-Birkir Saevarsson11/11/198436Valur - 3100953
-Victor Pálsson30/04/199130Schalke - 4100271
-Jón Gudni Fjóluson10/04/198932Hammarby - 0000161
-Hjörtur Hermannsson08/02/199526Pisa - 200020-
-Alfons Sampsted06/04/199823Bodø/Glimt - 10003-
-Brynjar Ingi Bjarnason06/12/199921Lecce - 100041
Midfielders
-Birkir Bjarnason27/05/198833Adana Demirspor - 41009914
-Gudmundur Thórarinsson15/04/199229New York City - 10006-
-Albert Gudmundsson15/06/199724AZ Alkmaar*3000211
-Jón Dagur Thorsteinsson26/11/199822AGF*20008-
-Mikael Anderson01/07/199823Midtjylland - 000061
-Arnór Sigurdsson15/05/199922Venezia - 3000141
-Gísli Eyjólfsson31/05/199427Breidablik - 00002-
-Andri Fannar Baldursson10/01/200219Copenhagen - 10004-
-Thórir Jóhann Helgason28/09/200020Lecce - 00001-
-Ísak Bergmann Jóhannesson23/03/200318Copenhagen*20005-
Forwards
-Vidar Kjartansson11/03/199031Vålerenga - 1000274
-Andri Gudjohnsen29/01/200219Real Madrid - 10001-
Coach
-Arnar Thór Vidarsson15/03/197843 - 40008-
North Macedonia - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-Stole Dimitrievski25/12/199327Rayo Vallecano - 400046-
-Damjan Siskovski18/03/199526Doxa - 00006-
-Dejan Iliev25/02/199526Sered - 0000--
Defenders
-Kire Ristevski22/10/199030AEL - 300049-
-Stefan Ristovski12/02/199229Dinamo Zagreb - 4000682
-Visar Musliu13/11/199426Fehérvár*4000351
-Darko Velkoski21/06/199526Rijeka*2000331
-Gjoko Zajkov10/02/199526Levski - 0000161
-Nikola Serafimov11/08/199922Zalaegerszeg - 0000--
Midfielders
-Stefan Spirovski23/08/199031AEK Larnaca - 3000421
-Stefan Aškovski24/02/199229Sepsi Sfantu Gheorghe - 20005-
-Ezgjan Alioski12/02/199229Al-Ahly*4000489
-Tihomir Kostadinov04/03/199625Ružomberok*100013-
-Enis Bardi02/07/199526Levante - 4100376
-Todor Todoroski26/02/199922Radnicki Niš - 0000--
-Jani Atanasov 31/10/199921Hajduk Split - 0000--
-Eljif Elmas24/09/199921Napoli*4200317
-Darko Churlinov11/07/200021Schalke - 100061
-Bojan Miovski24/06/199922Qarabağ - 0000--
Forwards
-Adis Jahović18/03/198734Göztepe - 1000163
-Daniel Avramovski20/02/199526Kayserispor - 00007-
-Aleksandar Trajkovski05/09/199229Mallorca - 43006818
-Milan Ristovski08/04/199823Spartak Trnava - 100031
Coach
-Blagoja Milevski25/03/197150 - 10001-

Last updated 05/09/2021 13:21CET

Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeIvan Kružliak (SVK)
  • Assistant refereesBranislav Hancko (SVK) , Jan Pozor (SVK)
  • Video Assistant RefereePaweł Raczkowski (POL)
  • Assistant Video Assistant RefereeDaniel Stefanski (POL)
  • Fourth officialFilip Glova (SVK)
  • UEFA DelegateMichel Schafroth (SUI)
  • UEFA Referee observerMartin Ingvarsson (SWE)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Ivan Kružliak24/03/1984587

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
23/07/2013UCL2QRFH HafnarfjördurFK Ekranas2-1Hafnarfjördur
23/06/2017U21GS-FTNorth MacedoniaPortugal2-4Gdynia
10/09/2019EUROQRAlbaniaIceland4-2Elbasan

Last updated 03/09/2021 13:23CET

Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Iceland

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Group J - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    Armenia43106210
    Germany4301729
    North Macedonia4211947
    Romania4202766
    Iceland4103483
    Liechtenstein40041120
    Matchday 1 (25/03/2021)
    Germany 3-0 Iceland
    1-0 Goretzka 3, 2-0 Havertz 7, 3-0 Gündoğan 56
    Halldórsson, Pálsson (89 A. Skúlason), Ingason, B. Bjarnason, Árnason, Sampsted, Sigurjónsson (40 A. Gudmundsson), A. Gunnarsson, H. Magnússon, Traustason (71 Sigurdsson), Bödvarsson (89 Sigthórsson)
  • Matchday 2 (28/03/2021)
    Armenia 2-0 Iceland
    1-0 Barseghyan 53, 2-0 Bayramyan 74
    Halldórsson, B. Saevarsson, Ingason, J. Gudmundsson (77 Traustason), B. Bjarnason (84 Pálsson), Sigurdsson (54 Sigthórsson), Árnason, A. Gunnarsson, A. Gudmundsson, Bödvarsson (77 H. Fridjónsson), A. Skúlason
  • Matchday 3 (31/03/2021)
    Liechtenstein 1-4 Iceland
    0-1 B. Saevarsson 12, 0-2 B. Bjarnason 45+1, 0-3 Pálsson 77, 1-3 Frick 79, 1-4 Sigurjónsson 90+4
    Rúnarsson, B. Saevarsson, Pálsson, Ingason, J. Gudmundsson (63 Sigurdsson), B. Bjarnason (72 Thorsteinsson), Gudjohnsen (63 H. Fridjónsson), A. Gunnarsson (46 Sigurjónsson), H. Magnússon, Hermannsson, Traustason (81 Jóhannesson)
  • Matchday 4 (02/09/2021)
    Iceland 0-2 Romania
    0-1 Man 47, 0-2 Stanciu 83
    Rúnarsson, B. Saevarsson, Pálsson, Thórarinsson, Hermannsson, J. Gudmundsson, B. Bjarnason, Kjartansson (67 Thorsteinsson), A. Gudmundsson (79 Gudjohnsen), Baldursson (67 Jóhannesson), Bjarnason
  • Matchday 5 (05/09/2021)
    Iceland-North Macedonia
  • Matchday 6 (08/09/2021)
    Iceland-Germany
  • Matchday 7 (08/10/2021)
    Iceland-Armenia
  • Matchday 8 (11/10/2021)
    Iceland-Liechtenstein
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Romania-Iceland
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    North Macedonia-Iceland

North Macedonia

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Matchday 1 (25/03/2021)
    Romania 3-2 North Macedonia
    1-0 F. Tănase 28, 2-0 Mihăilă 50, 2-1 Ademi 82, 2-2 Trajkovski 83, 3-2 Hagi 86
    Dimitrievski, Bejtulai, Ristevski (88 Ibraimi), Musliu, Alioski, Pandev (78 Trajkovski), Ristovski, Nikolov (54 Ademi), Bardi, Elmas, Nestorovski (54 Stojanovski)
  • Matchday 2 (28/03/2021)
    North Macedonia 5-0 Liechtenstein
    1-0 Bardi 7, 2-0 Trajkovski 51, 3-0 Trajkovski 54, 4-0 Elmas 62, 5-0 Nestorovski 82 (P)
    Dimitrievski, Ristevski, Musliu, Radeski, Alioski (66 Aškovski), Trajkovski (66 Hasani), Pandev (58 Nestorovski), Ristovski (58 Bejtulai), Bardi (58 Nikolov), Spirovski, Elmas
  • Matchday 3 (31/03/2021)
    Germany 1-2 North Macedonia
    0-1 Pandev 45+2, 1-1 Gündoğan 63 (P) , 1-2 Elmas 85
    Dimitrievski, Ademi, Musliu, Alioski (90 Ristevski), Trajkovski (72 Spirovski), Pandev (90 Stojanovski), Ristovski, D. Velkoski, Nikolov (59 Bejtulai), Bardi, Elmas
  • Matchday 4 (02/09/2021)
    North Macedonia 0-0 Armenia
    Dimitrievski, Musliu, Elmas, Alioski, Trajkovski (60 Spirovski), Bardi, Churlinov, Ristovski, D. Velkoski, Jahović (81 M. Ristovski), Kostadinov (83 Aškovski)
  • Matchday 5 (05/09/2021)
    Iceland-North Macedonia
  • Matchday 6 (08/09/2021)
    North Macedonia-Romania
  • Matchday 7 (08/10/2021)
    Liechtenstein-North Macedonia
  • Matchday 8 (11/10/2021)
    North Macedonia-Germany
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Armenia-North Macedonia
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    North Macedonia-Iceland

Last updated 03/09/2021 13:23CET

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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