European Championship Qualifiers

  • Pieros Sotiriou 19’
  • Pieros Sotiriou 23’
  • Ioannis Kousoulos 26’
  • Georgios Efrem 31’
  • Kostas Laifis 56’
4 Half Time 0
22/03/2019
Group I | Round 1
GSP Stadium
Attendance 3,175

    Timeline

    • KICK OFF
    • 0'
      Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
    • 0'
      First Half begins.
    • 1'
      Attempt blocked. Fotis Papoulis (Cyprus) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Jason Demetriou.
    • 5'
      Attempt blocked. Georgios Efrem (Cyprus) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
    • 6'
      Attempt missed. Kostas Laifis (Cyprus) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.
    • 7'
      Attempt missed. Anthony Georgiou (Cyprus) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Jason Demetriou.
    • 8'
      Foul by Danilo Rinaldi (San Marino).
    • 8'
      Jason Demetriou (Cyprus) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 9'
      Attempt missed. Fotis Papoulis (Cyprus) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box misses to the left.
    • 13'
      Filippo Berardi (San Marino) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 13'
      Foul by Anthony Georgiou (Cyprus).
    • 15'
      Nicola Nanni (San Marino) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 15'
      Kostakis Artymatas (Cyprus) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 16'
      Fotis Papoulis (Cyprus) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 16'
      Foul by Mattia Giardi (San Marino).
    • 17'
      Penalty conceded by Davide Simoncini (San Marino) with a hand ball in the penalty area.
    • 17'
      Attempt blocked. Fotis Papoulis (Cyprus) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Pieros Sotiriou.
    • 17'
      Davide Simoncini (San Marino) is shown the yellow card for hand ball.
    • 18'
      YC Davide Simoncini
    • 18'
      Goal! Cyprus 1, San Marino 0. Pieros Sotiriou (Cyprus) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.
    • 19'
      G Pieros Sotiriou
    • 19'
      Foul by Enrico Golinucci (San Marino).
    • 19'
      Anthony Georgiou (Cyprus) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 19'
      Enrico Golinucci (San Marino) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 19'
      Mattia Giardi (San Marino) is shown the yellow card.
    • 20'
      YC Enrico Golinucci
    • 20'
      Foul by Manuel Battistini (San Marino).
    • 20'
      Georgios Efrem (Cyprus) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 22'
      Penalty conceded by Marcello Mularoni (San Marino) after a foul in the penalty area.
    • 22'
      Penalty Cyprus. Jason Demetriou draws a foul in the penalty area.
    • 22'
      Goal! Cyprus 2, San Marino 0. Pieros Sotiriou (Cyprus) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.
    • 23'
      G Pieros Sotiriou
    • 24'
      Corner, Cyprus. Conceded by Elia Benedettini.
    • 24'
      Attempt saved. Jason Demetriou (Cyprus) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Nikolas Ioannou.
    • 25'
      Attempt missed. Georgios Efrem (Cyprus) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Nestoras Mytidis following a corner.
    • 25'
      Goal! Cyprus 3, San Marino 0. Ioannis Kousoulos (Cyprus) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Georgios Efrem following a corner.
    • 26'
      G Ioannis Kousoulos Assist Georgios Efrem
    • 26'
      Substitution, Cyprus. Andreas Makris replaces Pieros Sotiriou.
    • 27'
      SI Andreas Makris SO Pieros Sotiriou
    • 27'
      Corner, Cyprus. Conceded by Davide Simoncini.
    • 27'
      Attempt missed. Anthony Georgiou (Cyprus) left footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Kostakis Artymatas.
    • 27'
      Danilo Rinaldi (San Marino) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 27'
      Foul by Ioannis Kousoulos (Cyprus).
    • 27'
      Attempt blocked. Kostakis Artymatas (Cyprus) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
    • 30'
      Goal! Cyprus 4, San Marino 0. Georgios Efrem (Cyprus) right footed shot from outside the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Nestoras Mytidis.
    • 31'
      G Georgios Efrem Assist Nestoras Mytidis
    • 32'
      Attempt missed. Andreas Makris (Cyprus) right footed shot from very close range is too high. Assisted by Nikolas Ioannou with a cross.
    • 33'
      Attempt blocked. Anthony Georgiou (Cyprus) left footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Kostas Laifis.
    • 36'
      Corner, Cyprus. Conceded by Enrico Golinucci.
    • 36'
      Attempt blocked. Kostakis Artymatas (Cyprus) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Anthony Georgiou.
    • 37'
      Attempt saved. Ioannis Kousoulos (Cyprus) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Fotis Papoulis.
    • 40'
      Corner, Cyprus. Conceded by Davide Simoncini.
    • 42'
      Foul by Mattia Giardi (San Marino).
    • 42'
      Nikolas Ioannou (Cyprus) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 44'
      Danilo Rinaldi (San Marino) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 44'
      Foul by Anthony Georgiou (Cyprus).
    • 45'
      First Half ends, Cyprus 4, San Marino 0.
    • HALF TIME
    • 45'
      SI Adolfo Hirsch SO Danilo Rinaldi
    • 45'
      Substitution, San Marino. Adolfo Hirsch replaces Danilo Rinaldi.
    • 45'
      SI Matteo Vitaioli SO Nicola Nanni
    • 45'
      Second Half begins Cyprus 4, San Marino 0.
    • 45'
      Substitution, San Marino. Matteo Vitaioli replaces Nicola Nanni.
    • 47'
      Foul by Matteo Vitaioli (San Marino).
    • 47'
      Kostakis Artymatas (Cyprus) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 48'
      Corner, Cyprus. Conceded by Manuel Battistini.
    • 48'
      Corner, Cyprus. Conceded by Davide Simoncini.
    • 49'
      Offside, Cyprus. Ioannis Kousoulos tries a through ball, but Nikolas Ioannou is caught offside.
    • 49'
      Attempt blocked. Nestoras Mytidis (Cyprus) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
    • 51'
      Filippo Berardi (San Marino) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 51'
      Kostas Laifis (Cyprus) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 52'
      Offside, San Marino. Mattia Giardi tries a through ball, but Matteo Vitaioli is caught offside.
    • 53'
      Substitution, Cyprus. Matija Spoljaric replaces Fotis Papoulis.
    • 54'
      SI Matija Spoljaric SO Fotis Papoulis
    • 54'
      Corner, Cyprus. Conceded by Davide Simoncini.
    • 55'
      Goal! Cyprus 5, San Marino 0. Kostas Laifis (Cyprus) header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner following a corner.
    • 56'
      G Kostas Laifis
    • 56'
      Corner, Cyprus. Conceded by Michele Cevoli.
    • 57'
      Offside, Cyprus. Nikolas Ioannou tries a through ball, but Anthony Georgiou is caught offside.
    • 58'
      Foul by Adolfo Hirsch (San Marino).
    • 58'
      Foul by Ioannis Kousoulos (Cyprus).
    • 59'
      Corner, Cyprus. Conceded by Mirko Palazzi.
    • 63'
      Attempt missed. Anthony Georgiou (Cyprus) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Nikolas Ioannou.
    • 64'
      Foul by Adolfo Hirsch (San Marino).
    • 64'
      Ioannis Kousoulos (Cyprus) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 64'
      Substitution, Cyprus. Giorgos Merkis replaces Jason Demetriou.
    • 65'
      SI Giorgos Merkis SO Jason Demetriou
    • 65'
      Attempt missed. Georgios Efrem (Cyprus) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Kostas Laifis.
    • 66'
      Offside, San Marino. Filippo Berardi tries a through ball, but Matteo Vitaioli is caught offside.
    • 68'
      Filippo Berardi (San Marino) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 68'
      Foul by Matija Spoljaric (Cyprus).
    • 69'
      Attempt blocked. Anthony Georgiou (Cyprus) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
    • 69'
      Adolfo Hirsch (San Marino) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 69'
      Foul by Kostas Laifis (Cyprus).
    • 70'
      Mirko Palazzi (San Marino) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 70'
      Anthony Georgiou (Cyprus) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 70'
      Mirko Palazzi (San Marino) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 71'
      YC Mirko Palazzi
    • 72'
      Corner, Cyprus. Conceded by Elia Benedettini.
    • 72'
      Attempt missed. Anthony Georgiou (Cyprus) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.
    • 72'
      Attempt saved. Kostas Laifis (Cyprus) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner.
    • 73'
      Substitution, San Marino. Lorenzo Lunadei replaces Mattia Giardi.
    • 74'
      SI Lorenzo Lunadei SO Mattia Giardi
    • 74'
      Attempt missed. Enrico Golinucci (San Marino) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Filippo Berardi.
    • 78'
      Corner, Cyprus. Conceded by Filippo Berardi.
    • 78'
      Attempt saved. Kostakis Artymatas (Cyprus) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Anthony Georgiou with a cross.
    • 80'
      Delay in match Marcello Mularoni (San Marino) because of an injury.
    • 81'
      Delay over. They are ready to continue.
    • 82'
      Corner, Cyprus. Conceded by Adolfo Hirsch.
    • 82'
      Attempt saved. Anthony Georgiou (Cyprus) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
    • 82'
      Corner, Cyprus. Conceded by Filippo Berardi.
    • 85'
      Delay in match Matteo Vitaioli (San Marino) because of an injury.
    • 86'
      Delay over. They are ready to continue.
    • 88'
      Attempt blocked. Anthony Georgiou (Cyprus) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Matija Spoljaric.
    • 88'
      Attempt missed. Nikolas Ioannou (Cyprus) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left.
    • 88'
      Attempt blocked. Andreas Makris (Cyprus) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
    • 90'
      Attempt missed. Andreas Makris (Cyprus) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Matija Spoljaric with a headed pass.
    • 90'
      Match ends, Cyprus 5, San Marino 0.
    • 91'
      Attempt missed. Ioannis Kousoulos (Cyprus) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.
    • 94'
      Second Half ends, Cyprus 5, San Marino 0.
    • FULL TIME

    Line Up

    4-4-2
    ACTIVE
    5-3-2
    Goalkeeper
    cyprus
    Constantinos Panayi
    0
    Defender
    cyprus
    Nikolas Ioannou
    3
    Defender
    cyprus
    Ioannis Kousoulos
    13
    Defender
    cyprus
    Kostas Laifis
    19
    Midfielder
    cyprus
    Matija Spoljaric
    16
    54'Substituted
    Midfielder
    cyprus
    Kostakis Artymatas
    18
    Midfielder
    cyprus
    Anthony Georgiou
    21
    Attacker
    cyprus
    Nestoras Mytidis
    9
    Attacker
    cyprus
    Andreas Makris
    14
    27'Substituted
    Goalkeeper
    san marino
    Elia Benedettini
    23
    Defender
    san marino
    Mirko Palazzi
    3
    Defender
    san marino
    Manuel Battistini
    11
    Defender
    san marino
    Michele Cevoli
    14
    Midfielder
    san marino
    Lorenzo Lunadei
    5
    74'Substituted
    Midfielder
    san marino
    Marcello Mularoni
    9
    Midfielder
    san marino
    Enrico Golinucci
    21
    Attacker
    san marino
    Matteo Vitaioli
    7
    Captain
    45'Substituted

    SUBSTITUTES

    Goalkeeper
    cyprus
    Urko Pardo
    12
    Goalkeeper
    cyprus
    Neophytos Michael
    22
    Defender
    cyprus
    Jason Demetriou
    0
    65'Substituted
    Defender
    cyprus
    Dossa Júnior
    0
    Defender
    cyprus
    Christos Wheeler
    0
    Defender
    cyprus
    Giorgos Vasiliou
    5
    Midfielder
    cyprus
    Grigoris Kastanos
    0
    Midfielder
    cyprus
    Andreas Avraam
    11
    Captain
    Midfielder
    cyprus
    Renato Margaça
    17
    Attacker
    cyprus
    Minas Antoniou
    8
    Attacker
    cyprus
    Pieros Sotiriou
    10
    27'Substituted
    Goalkeeper
    san marino
    Matteo Zavoli
    1
    Goalkeeper
    san marino
    Simone Benedettini
    12
    Defender
    san marino
    Davide Cesarini
    2
    Defender
    san marino
    Andrea Grandoni
    13
    Defender
    san marino
    Cristian Brolli
    15
    Midfielder
    san marino
    Michael Battistini
    4
    Midfielder
    san marino
    Danilo Rinaldi
    16
    45'Substituted
    Midfielder
    san marino
    Alessandro Golinucci
    17
    Midfielder
    san marino
    Luca Censoni
    19
    Midfielder
    san marino
    Fabio Tomassini
    22
    Attacker
    san marino
    Nicola Nanni
    8
    45'Substituted

    MANAGERS

    israel
    Ran Ben Shimon
    Franco Varrella

    Statistics

    OVERVIEW

    Possession 79% 21%
    Effective Chances 17 1
    Shots on Target 10 0
    Turnovers 15 10

    POSSESSION

    Passes 647 181
    Passing Accuracy 91% 60%
    Passing Accuracy in opponent’s half 88% 30%
    Crosses 41 2
    Crossing accuracy 12% 50%

    ATTACK

    Shots 12 50
    Shots outside the box 14 0
    Shots inside the box 18 1
    Shooting accuracy 31% 0%

    DEFENCE

    Tackles 10 17
    Effective Tackles 70% 71%
    Blocked Shots 10 0
    Clearances 1 53
    Saves 5 0

    DISCIPLINE

    Fouls Conceded 7 11
    Yellow Cards 0 4
    Red Cards 0 0
    Offsides 2 2

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