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European qualifiers - 2021/22 SeasonMatch press kits

LithuaniaLithuaniaTuesday 12 October 2021
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Group C - Matchday 8
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Previous meetings Only this chapter

Head to Head

FIFA World Cup
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
28/03/2021QR (GS)Switzerland - Lithuania1-0
St GallenShaqiri 2
2016 UEFA European Championship
DateStage reachedMatchResultVenueGoalscorers
14/06/2015QR (GS)Lithuania - Switzerland1-2
VilniusČernych 64; Drmic 69, Shaqiri 84
15/11/2014QR (GS)Switzerland - Lithuania4-0
St GallenArlauskis 66 (og), Schär 68, Shaqiri 80, 90
 QualifyingFinal tournamentTotal
HomeAway  
PldWDLPldWDLPldWDLPldWDLGFGA
Total
Lithuania10012002----4004116
Switzerland22001100----4400161

Last updated 10/10/2021 12:22CET

Squad list Only this chapter

Lithuania - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Titas Krapikas03/01/199922Ternana - 0000--
12Edvinas Gertmonas01/06/199625Žalgiris - 00001-
16Ernestas Šetkus25/05/198536H. Tel-Aviv - 400031-
Defenders
2Linas Klimavičius10/04/198932Dainava*300030-
3Vytas Gašpuitis04/03/199427Dunfermline - 20008-
4Edvinas Girdvainis17/01/199328Uerdingen - 100031-
8Justinas Januševskis26/03/199427Panevezys - 00003-
15Vilius Armanavičius08/05/199526Kauno Žalgiris - 0000--
21Dominykas Barauskas18/04/199724Riteriai - 20002-
23Rolandas Baravykas23/08/199526Kukës*3100202
Midfielders
5Martynas Dapkus16/02/199328Kauno Žalgiris - 400015-
6Benas Šatkus01/04/200120Nürnberg - 40005-
10Fedor Černych21/05/199130Jagiellonia - 52006411
11Arvydas Novikovas18/12/199030Erzurumspor*60007012
13Linas Mėgelaitis09/09/199823Viterbese*40007-
14Vykintas Slivka29/04/199526Apollon Smyrnis - 5000452
17Justas Lasickas06/10/199724Voždovac*5100251
18Ovidijus Verbickas04/07/199328Žalgiris - 4000241
19Donatas Kazlauskas21/03/199427Academica Clinceni*5000272
20Domantas Šimkus10/02/199625H. Kfar-Saba - 300021-
Forwards
7Ernestas Veliulis22/08/199229Panevezys - 00003-
9Karolis Laukžemis11/03/199229Kaysar*2000221
22Edgaras Dubickas09/07/199823Piacenza - 30004-
Coach
-Valdas-Augustinas Ivanauskas31/07/196655*10001-
Switzerland - Squad list
Current seasonOverall
Qual.FTTeam
No.PlayerDoBAgeClubDPldGlsPldGlsPldGls
Goalkeepers
1Yann Sommer17/12/198832Mönchengladbach - 500069-
12Jonas Omlin10/01/199427Montpellier - 00002-
21David von Ballmoos30/12/199426Young Boys - 0000--
Defenders
3Silvan Widmer05/03/199328Mainz - 4000241
4Nico Elvedi30/09/199625Mönchengladbach*5000341
6Ulisses Garcia11/01/199625Young Boys - 10002-
13Ricardo Rodríguez25/08/199229Torino - 5000909
17Eray Cömert04/02/199823Basel - 00007-
22Fabian Schär20/12/199129Newcastle - 1000668
Midfielders
5Fabian Frei08/01/198932Basel - 2000163
8Remo Freuler15/04/199229Atalanta - 4000373
10Michel Aebischer06/01/199724Young Boys*20006-
11Renato Steffen03/11/199129Wolfsburg - 300017-
14Steven Zuber17/08/199130AEK - 5200459
15Djibril Sow06/02/199724Frankfurt*300021-
16Christian Fassnacht11/11/199327Young Boys - 3100144
18Ruben Vargas05/08/199823Augsburg - 4000192
23Xherdan Shaqiri10/10/199130Lyon - 31009726
Forwards
7Breel Embolo14/02/199724Mönchengladbach - 3100496
9Albian Ajeti26/02/199724Celtic - 0000111
19Mario Gavranović24/11/198931Kayserispor - 20003515
20Cédric Itten27/12/199624Fürth - 100053
Coach
-Murat Yakin15/09/197447 - 30004-

Last updated 12/10/2021 17:14CET

Match officials Only this chapter

  • RefereeTiago Martins (POR)
  • Assistant refereesLuis Campos (POR) , Pedro Almeida (POR)
  • Video Assistant RefereeLuis Godinho (POR)
  • Fourth officialMiguel Bertolo Nogueira (POR)
  • UEFA DelegateVignir Már Thormódsson (ISL)
  • UEFA Referee observerAleh Chykun (BLR)

Referee

NameDate of birthUEFA matches
Tiago Martins29/05/1980243

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
28/03/2015U19ELITERussiaLithuania6-0Norrkoping
31/03/2015U19ELITELithuaniaBelgium2-2Atvidaberg
22/10/2015U17QRSwitzerlandAlbania2-0Newport
27/10/2015U17QRNetherlandsSwitzerland4-1Newport
01/08/2018UCL2QRFK SūduvaFK Crvena zvezda0-2Marijampole
07/10/2020FRIE.R1SwitzerlandCroatia1-2St Gallen

Last updated 10/10/2021 12:22CET

Match-by-match lineups Only this chapter

Lithuania

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Group C - Group Standings
    TeamPldWDLGFGAPts
    Italy642012114
    Switzerland53206111
    Northern Ireland5122455
    Bulgaria6123495
    Lithuania61054143
    Matchday 2 (28/03/2021)
    Switzerland 1-0 Lithuania
    1-0 Shaqiri 2
    Švedkauskas, Dapkus, Gašpuitis, Beneta, Vaitkūnas, Novikovas, Mikoliūnas, Slivka (75 Tautvydas Eliošius), Lasickas (58 Laukžemis), Šimkus, Černych (81 Petravičius)
  • Matchday 3 (31/03/2021)
    Lithuania 0-2 Italy
    0-1 Sensi 48, 0-2 Immobile 90+4 (P)
    Švedkauskas, Dapkus, Girdvainis, Beneta, Sirgėdas (58 Tautvydas Eliošius), Vaitkūnas, Novikovas, Mikoliūnas (74 Gašpuitis), Slivka, Šimkus (83 Petravičius), Černych (74 D. Kazlauskas)
  • Matchday 4 (02/09/2021)
    Lithuania 1-4 Northern Ireland
    0-1 Ballard 20, 0-2 Washington 52 (P) , 1-2 Baravykas 55, 1-3 Lavery 67, 1-4 McNair 82 (P)
    Šetkus, Šatkus, Dubickas (74 D. Kazlauskas), Novikovas, Slavickas (74 Barauskas), Lasickas, Verbickas (80 Uzėla), Mėgelaitis, Utkus, Černych (80 E. Jankauskas), Baravykas
  • Matchday 5 (05/09/2021)
    Bulgaria 1-0 Lithuania
    1-0 Chochev 82
    Šetkus, Šatkus, Utkus, D. Kazlauskas (71 Verbickas), Dubickas (46 E. Jankauskas), Novikovas, Slivka (82 Šimkus), Lasickas, Mėgelaitis (87 Klimavičius), Černych, Baravykas
  • Matchday 6 (08/09/2021)
    Italy 5-0 Lithuania
    1-0 Kean 11, 2-0 Utkus 14 (og) , 3-0 Raspadori 24, 4-0 Kean 29, 5-0 Di Lorenzo 54
    Šetkus, Klimavičius (83 Tutyškinas), Dapkus (46 Mėgelaitis), Utkus (46 Šatkus), D. Kazlauskas, Dubickas (73 Uzėla), Novikovas, Slivka, Slavickas (46 Barauskas), Lasickas, Verbickas
  • Matchday 7 (09/10/2021)
    Lithuania 3-1 Bulgaria
    1-0 Lasickas 18, 1-1 Despodov 64, 2-1 Černych 82, 3-1 Černych 84
    Šetkus, Klimavičius, Šatkus, Vaitkūnas, Laukžemis (74 D. Kazlauskas), Černych (90 Dapkus), Novikovas, Mėgelaitis (67 Verbickas), Slivka, Lasickas, Baravykas
  • Matchday 8 (12/10/2021)
    Lithuania-Switzerland
  • Matchday 9 (12/11/2021)
    Northern Ireland-Lithuania

Switzerland

  • FIFA World Cup - Qualifying round
    Matchday 1 (25/03/2021)
    Bulgaria 1-3 Switzerland
    0-1 Embolo 7, 0-2 Seferović 10, 0-3 Zuber 13, 1-3 Despodov 46
    Sommer, Mbabu, Elvedi, Akanji, Embolo (90 Mehmedi), Freuler (86 Sow), Seferović (86 Gavranović), Xhaka, Rodríguez, Zuber (75 Zakaria), Shaqiri (75 Vargas)
  • Matchday 2 (28/03/2021)
    Switzerland 1-0 Lithuania
    1-0 Shaqiri 2
    Sommer, Widmer (65 Fernandes), Elvedi, Akanji, Embolo (65 Gavranović), Freuler (66 Zakaria), Seferović, Xhaka, Vargas (79 Zuber), Rodríguez, Shaqiri (80 Mehmedi)
  • Matchday 5 (05/09/2021)
    Switzerland 0-0 Italy
    Sommer, Widmer, Elvedi, Akanji, Seferović (85 Zeqiri), F. Frei, Steffen (71 Fassnacht), Rodríguez (63 Garcia), Zuber (63 Vargas), Sow (63 Zakaria), Aebischer
  • Matchday 6 (08/09/2021)
    Northern Ireland 0-0 Switzerland
    Sommer, Widmer (86 Lotomba), Elvedi, Akanji, Zakaria (86 Aebischer), Freuler, Seferović (77 Zeqiri), F. Frei (60 Steffen), Rodríguez, Fassnacht (60 Zuber), Vargas
  • Matchday 7 (09/10/2021)
    Switzerland 2-0 Northern Ireland
    1-0 Zuber 45+3, 2-0 Fassnacht 90+1
    Sommer, Mbabu (81 Widmer), Elvedi, Akanji (53 Schär), Zakaria, Embolo (92 Itten), Freuler, Steffen, Rodríguez, Zuber (81 Fassnacht), Shaqiri (92 Sow)
  • Matchday 8 (12/10/2021)
    Lithuania-Switzerland
  • Matchday 9 (12/11/2021)
    Italy-Switzerland
  • Matchday 10 (15/11/2021)
    Switzerland-Bulgaria

Last updated 10/10/2021 12:24CET

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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