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worldcup: Romania - Armenia Match press kits

European qualifiers - 2021/22 SeasonMatch press kits

RomaniaRomaniaMonday 11 October 2021
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Group J - Matchday 8
ArmeniaArmenia
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
31/03/2021QR (GS)Armenia - Romania3-2
YerevanSpertsyan 56, Haroyan 87, Barseghyan 89 (P); Cicâldău 62, 72
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
01/09/2017QR (GS)Romania - Armenia1-0
BucharestMaxim 90+1
08/10/2016QR (GS)Armenia - Romania0-5
YerevanStancu 4 (P), Popa 10, Marin 12, Stanciu 29, Chipciu 60
FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
08/06/2005QR (GS)Romania - Armenia3-0
ConstantaO.Petre 29, Bucur 40, 78
17/11/2004QR (GS)Armenia - Romania1-1YerevanDokhoyan 63; Marica 29
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
Romania22003111----6411144
Armenia31112002----6114414

Last updated 08/10/2021 17:40CET

Squad list Only this chapter

Romania - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-Florin Niță03/07/198734Sparta Praha*700010-
-Daniel Vlad15/04/199922FCSB - 00001-
-Horatiu Moldovan20/01/199823Rapid Bucureşti - 0000--
Defenders
-Alin Toşca14/03/199229Gaziantep - 4100271
-Vlad Chiricheş14/11/198931Sassuolo*600068-
-Ionuţ Nedelcearu25/04/199625Crotone - 3000182
-Cristian Manea09/08/199724CFR Cluj - 3100122
-Adrian Rus18/03/199625Fehérvár - 30009-
-Andrei Ratiu20/06/199823Huesca*30003-
-Alexandru Cristian Albu17/08/199328UTA - 10001-
Midfielders
-Nicolae Stanciu07/05/199328Slavia Praha*71005111
-Alexandru Maxim08/07/199031Gaziantep - 4000507
-Ionuţ Mitriță08/05/199526PAOK - 1000152
-Răzvan Marin23/05/199625Cagliari - 7000342
-Alexandru Cicâldău08/07/199724Galatasaray - 5200172
-Dragoş Nedelcu16/02/199724Düsseldorf - 20004-
-Ianis Hagi22/10/199822Rangers*5200212
-Olimpiu Moruţan25/04/199922Galatasaray - 0000--
-Nicusor Bancu18/09/199229Universitatea Craiova - 200019-
Forwards
-Claudiu Keșerü02/12/198634Ludogorets - 30004413
-Andrei Ivan04/01/199724Universitatea Craiova - 100091
-Valentin Mihăilă02/02/200021Parma*410041
-Andrei Cordea24/06/199922FCSB - 20002-
Coach
-Mirel Rădoi22/03/198140 - 700015-
Armenia - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
-David Yurchenko27/03/198635Alashkert - 700015-
-Anatoli Aivazov08/06/199625Urartu - 0000--
-Stanislav Buchnev17/07/199031Pyunik - 0000--
Defenders
-Hrayr Mkoyan02/09/198635Ararat - 0000451
-Kamo Hovhannisyan05/10/199229Kairat*7100632
-Varazdat Haroyan24/08/199229Cádiz*6100593
-Taron Voskanyan22/02/199328Alashkert*400034-
-Davit Terteryan17/12/199723Ararat-Armenia - 40005-
-Zhirayr Margaryan13/09/199724Ararat - 0000--
-Jordy Monroy03/01/199625FC Noah - 00003-
Midfielders
-Henrikh Mkhitaryan21/01/198932Roma*41009029
-Artak Grigoryan19/10/198733Alashkert - 6000401
-Karen Muradyan01/11/199228Ararat - 200010-
-Alik Arakelyan21/05/199625Ararat - 00001-
-Solomon Udo15/07/199526Atyrau - 700010-
-Erik Vardanyan07/06/199823Ararat - 20004-
-Khoren Bayramyan07/01/199229Rostov - 6100112
-Eduard Spertsyan07/06/200021Krasnodar*310051
-Ishkhan Geloyan31/08/199229Baltika - 30003-
-Lucas Zelarayán20/06/199229Columbus Crew - 10001-
Forwards
-Tigran Barseghyan22/09/199328Astana - 6200418
-Sargis Adamyan23/05/199328Hoffenheim*7000282
-Aleksandre Karapetyan23/12/198733FC Noah - 5000246
Coach
-Joaquín Caparrós18/10/195565 - 70007-

Last updated 12/10/2021 17:14CET

Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeDaniele Orsato (ITA)
  • Assistant refereesAlessandro Giallatini (ITA) , Giorgio Peretti (ITA)
  • Video Assistant RefereeMaurizio Mariani (ITA)
  • Assistant Video Assistant RefereeGiacomo Paganessi (ITA)
  • Fourth officialLuca Pairetto (ITA)
  • UEFA DelegateSviatlana Hrynkevich (BLR)
  • UEFA Referee observerMike Riley (ENG)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Daniele Orsato23/11/1975991

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
08/10/2010EUROQRArmeniaSlovakia3-1Yerevan
05/12/2012UCLGSManchester United FCCFR 1907 Cluj0-1Manchester
21/08/2014UELPOFC Petrolul PloieştiGNK Dinamo Zagreb1-3Ploiesti
16/08/2016UCLPOFCSBManchester City FC0-5Bucharest
15/11/2019EUROQRRomaniaSweden0-2Bucharest

Last updated 09/10/2021 11:27CET

Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Romania

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Group J - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    Germany760119318
    North Macedonia733115612
    Armenia733181012
    Romania731310810
    Iceland71247155
    Liechtenstein70162191
    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
    Niță, Popescu, Chiricheş, Stanciu (76 Bicfalvi), Bancu, Keșerü (63 Puşcaş), Burcă, Marin, F. Tănase (76 Hagi), Man (76 Maxim), Coman (14 Mihăilă)
  • Matchday 2 (28/03/2021)
    Romania 0-1 Germany
    0-1 Gnabry 17
    Niță, Toşca, Popescu, Chiricheş, Stanciu, Keșerü (65 Puşcaş), Hagi (83 Maxim), Marin, F. Tănase (83 Cicâldău), Mihăilă (66 Man), Camora (46 Burcă)
  • Matchday 3 (31/03/2021)
    Armenia 3-2 Romania
    1-0 Spertsyan 56, 1-1 Cicâldău 62, 1-2 Cicâldău 72, 2-2 Haroyan 87, 3-2 Barseghyan 89 (P)
    Niță, Mogos, Toşca, Chiricheş, Stanciu (74 F. Tănase), Cicâldău (81 Cretu), Puşcaş, Maxim (74 Keșerü), Bancu, Marin, Man (81 Mihăilă)
  • Matchday 4 (02/09/2021)
    Iceland 0-2 Romania
    0-1 Man 47, 0-2 Stanciu 83
    Niță, Nedelcearu, Chiricheş, Alibec (76 Markovic), Cicâldău (88 Rus), Sorescu (68 Hagi), Nedelcu, Man (76 Marin), Ratiu (68 Manea), Camora, Stanciu
  • Matchday 5 (05/09/2021)
    Romania 2-0 Liechtenstein
    1-0 Toşca 11, 2-0 Manea 18
    Niță, Toşca, Manea, Nedelcearu (79 Ghiţă), Cordea, Markovic (63 Man), Hagi (79 Sorescu), Rus, Marin, Olaru (63 Marin), Stanciu (63 Cicâldău)
  • Matchday 6 (08/09/2021)
    North Macedonia 0-0 Romania
    Niță, Ratiu, Nedelcearu, Chiricheş, Cicâldău, Markovic (63 Cordea), Sorescu (74 Marin), Nedelcu (63 Marin), Man, Camora, Stanciu
  • Matchday 7 (08/10/2021)
    Germany 2-1 Romania
    0-1 Hagi 9, 1-1 Gnabry 52, 2-1 Müller 81
    Niță, Ratiu, Toşca, Chiricheş, Puşcaş (82 Mitriță), Hagi (60 Maxim), Burcă (50 Manea), Rus, Marin, Mihăilă (60 Ivan), Stanciu (82 Albu)
  • Matchday 8 (11/10/2021)
    Romania-Armenia
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Romania-Iceland
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    Liechtenstein-Romania

Armenia

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Matchday 1 (25/03/2021)
    Liechtenstein 0-1 Armenia
    0-1 Frommelt 83 (og)
    Yurchenko, Calisir, Haroyan, A. Grigoryan (46 Karapetyan), Bayramyan (75 Babayan), Barseghyan (92 Bichakhchyan), K. Hovhannisyan, Briasco (64 Miranyan), Udo, Hambartsumyan, Adamyan
  • Matchday 2 (28/03/2021)
    Armenia 2-0 Iceland
    1-0 Barseghyan 53, 2-0 Bayramyan 74
    Yurchenko, Haroyan, T. Voskanyan, A. Grigoryan, H. Hakobyan (54 Bayramyan), Barseghyan, K. Hovhannisyan, Briasco (62 Karapetyan), Udo (81 K. Muradyan), Hambartsumyan, Adamyan (81 Shaghoyan)
  • Matchday 3 (31/03/2021)
    Armenia 3-2 Romania
    1-0 Spertsyan 56, 1-1 Cicâldău 62, 1-2 Cicâldău 72, 2-2 Haroyan 87, 3-2 Barseghyan 89 (P)
    Yurchenko, Calisir, Haroyan, A. Grigoryan, Bayramyan, K. Muradyan (46 Spertsyan), Barseghyan (92 Udo), K. Hovhannisyan, Briasco (46 Adamyan), Hambartsumyan, Karapetyan (46 Shaghoyan)
  • Matchday 4 (02/09/2021)
    North Macedonia 0-0 Armenia
    Yurchenko, Calisir, T. Voskanyan, A. Grigoryan, K. Hovhannisyan, Vardanyan (67 Spertsyan), Udo, Mkhitaryan, Hambartsumyan, Adamyan (71 Shaghoyan), Bichakhchyan (46 Koryan)
  • Matchday 5 (05/09/2021)
    Germany 6-0 Armenia
    1-0 Gnabry 6, 2-0 Gnabry 15, 3-0 Reus 35, 4-0 Werner 45, 5-0 J. Hofmann 52, 6-0 Adeyemi 90+1
    Yurchenko, Haroyan, T. Voskanyan, A. Grigoryan, Wbeymar (46 Udo), Bayramyan (82 Avanesyan), Barseghyan (70 Bichakhchyan), K. Hovhannisyan, Mkhitaryan, Hambartsumyan (57 Terteryan), Adamyan (46 Geloyan)
  • Matchday 6 (08/09/2021)
    Armenia 1-1 Liechtenstein
    1-0 Mkhitaryan 45+5 (P) , 1-1 Frick 80
    Yurchenko, Calisir (87 Geloyan), Haroyan, Bayramyan (46 Shaghoyan), Barseghyan, K. Hovhannisyan, Udo, Mkhitaryan, Terteryan, Karapetyan (78 Vardanyan), Adamyan
  • Matchday 7 (08/10/2021)
    Iceland 1-1 Armenia
    0-1 K. Hovhannisyan 35, 1-1 Bergmann Johannesson 77
    Yurchenko, Terteryan, Haroyan, T. Voskanyan, Spertsyan (78 A. Grigoryan), Zelarayán (64 Bayramyan), Barseghyan (87 Geloyan), K. Hovhannisyan, Udo, Mkhitaryan, Adamyan (78 Karapetyan)
  • Matchday 8 (11/10/2021)
    Romania-Armenia
  • Matchday 9 (11/11/2021)
    Armenia-North Macedonia
  • Matchday 10 (14/11/2021)
    Armenia-Germany

Last updated 09/10/2021 11:27CET

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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