UEFA Nations League

  • George Puscas 25’
  • 86’ Gavin Whyte
1 Half Time 0
05/09/2020
Group B1 | Round 1
National Arena

    Timeline

    • KICK OFF
    • 0'
      Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
    • 0'
      First Half begins.
    • 1'
      Jamal Lewis (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 1'
      Foul by Sergiu Hanca (Romania).
    • 1'
      Attempt saved. Danny Ballard (Northern Ireland) right footed shot from more than 40 yards on the right wing is saved.
    • 3'
      Attempt saved. Josh Magennis (Northern Ireland) header from a difficult angle on the right is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Steven Davis.
    • 4'
      Foul by Conor Washington (Northern Ireland).
    • 4'
      Alin Tosca (Romania) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 5'
      Nicolae Claudiu Stanciu (Romania) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 5'
      Foul by George Saville (Northern Ireland).
    • 6'
      Corry Evans (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 6'
      Foul by Denis Alibec (Romania).
    • 9'
      Alexandru Maxim (Romania) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 9'
      Foul by Stuart Dallas (Northern Ireland).
    • 9'
      George Saville (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 9'
      Foul by Sergiu Hanca (Romania).
    • 10'
      Josh Magennis (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 10'
      Foul by Nicusor Bancu (Romania).
    • 11'
      Foul by Corry Evans (Northern Ireland).
    • 11'
      Sergiu Hanca (Romania) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 12'
      Foul by Josh Magennis (Northern Ireland).
    • 12'
      Nicusor Bancu (Romania) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 12'
      Josh Magennis (Northern Ireland) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 13'
      YC Josh Magennis
    • 14'
      Patrick McNair (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 14'
      Foul by Nicolae Claudiu Stanciu (Romania).
    • 16'
      Foul by Craig Cathcart (Northern Ireland).
    • 16'
      Alexandru Maxim (Romania) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 19'
      Offside, Northern Ireland. Steven Davis tries a through ball, but Josh Magennis is caught offside.
    • 21'
      Foul by Corry Evans (Northern Ireland).
    • 21'
      Ianis Hagi (Romania) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 23'
      Corner, Romania. Conceded by Corry Evans.
    • 23'
      Hand ball by Corry Evans (Northern Ireland).
    • 24'
      Attempt saved. Nicolae Claudiu Stanciu (Romania) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Ianis Hagi.
    • 24'
      Goal! Romania 1, Northern Ireland 0. George Puscas (Romania) left footed shot from very close range to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Vlad Chiriches following a set piece situation.
    • 25'
      G George Puscas Assist Vlad Chiriches
    • 25'
      Conor Washington (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 25'
      Foul by Nicolae Claudiu Stanciu (Romania).
    • 27'
      Offside, Romania. George Puscas tries a through ball, but Denis Alibec is caught offside.
    • 31'
      Foul by Denis Alibec (Romania).
    • 31'
      Foul by Danny Ballard (Northern Ireland).
    • 31'
      Corry Evans (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 32'
      Nicolae Claudiu Stanciu (Romania) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 32'
      Corry Evans (Northern Ireland) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 33'
      YC Corry Evans
    • 34'
      Patrick McNair (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 34'
      Foul by Nicusor Bancu (Romania).
    • 35'
      Attempt saved. Danny Ballard (Northern Ireland) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Patrick McNair with a cross.
    • 35'
      Conor Washington (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 35'
      Foul by Alexandru Cicaldau (Romania).
    • 38'
      Foul by Josh Magennis (Northern Ireland).
    • 38'
      Alexandru Maxim (Romania) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 38'
      Second yellow card to Josh Magennis (Northern Ireland) for a bad foul.
    • 39'
      RC Josh Magennis
    • 41'
      Stuart Dallas (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 41'
      Foul by Ianis Hagi (Romania).
    • 41'
      Attempt missed. Craig Cathcart (Northern Ireland) header from the left side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Steven Davis following a set piece situation.
    • 41'
      Ianis Hagi (Romania) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 42'
      YC Ianis Hagi
    • 43'
      Craig Cathcart (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 43'
      Foul by George Puscas (Romania).
    • 45'
      Hand ball by Conor Washington (Northern Ireland).
    • 46'
      First Half ends, Romania 1, Northern Ireland 0.
    • HALF TIME
    • 45'
      Second Half begins Romania 1, Northern Ireland 0.
    • 47'
      Foul by Corry Evans (Northern Ireland).
    • 47'
      Alexandru Cicaldau (Romania) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 48'
      Attempt missed. George Puscas (Romania) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Alexandru Maxim with a cross following a set piece situation.
    • 49'
      Offside, Romania. Nicolae Claudiu Stanciu tries a through ball, but Denis Alibec is caught offside.
    • 50'
      Foul by Stuart Dallas (Northern Ireland).
    • 50'
      Foul by Ianis Hagi (Romania).
    • 52'
      Steven Davis (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 52'
      Foul by Nicolae Claudiu Stanciu (Romania).
    • 53'
      Attempt saved. George Puscas (Romania) header from the centre of the box is saved.
    • 54'
      Corner, Romania. Conceded by George Saville.
    • 54'
      Attempt missed. Nicolae Claudiu Stanciu (Romania) left footed shot from outside the box following a corner.
    • 55'
      Substitution, Romania. Alexandru Cretu replaces Ianis Hagi.
    • 56'
      SI Alexandru Cretu SO Ianis Hagi
    • 56'
      Conor Washington (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 56'
      Foul by Vlad Chiriches (Romania).
    • 57'
      Attempt blocked. Nicusor Bancu (Romania) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.
    • 57'
      Attempt missed. Nicusor Bancu (Romania) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right.
    • 59'
      Attempt saved. George Puscas (Romania) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Denis Alibec.
    • 62'
      Attempt missed. Sergiu Hanca (Romania) right footed shot from the centre of the box.
    • 63'
      Attempt saved. Denis Alibec (Romania) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
    • 64'
      Substitution, Northern Ireland. Gavin Whyte replaces Conor Washington.
    • 65'
      SI Gavin Whyte SO Conor Washington
    • 65'
      Attempt blocked. George Saville (Northern Ireland) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Patrick McNair with a cross.
    • 65'
      Foul by Gavin Whyte (Northern Ireland).
    • 65'
      Alexandru Maxim (Romania) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 67'
      Attempt saved. Nicolae Claudiu Stanciu (Romania) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Nicusor Bancu.
    • 70'
      Foul by Alexandru Cicaldau (Romania).
    • 70'
      George Saville (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 72'
      Corner, Romania. Conceded by Danny Ballard.
    • 73'
      Substitution, Romania. Dan Nistor replaces Alexandru Cicaldau.
    • 74'
      SI Dan Nistor SO Alexandru Cicaldau
    • 75'
      Foul by Danny Ballard (Northern Ireland).
    • 75'
      Denis Alibec (Romania) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 75'
      Foul by Danny Ballard (Northern Ireland).
    • 75'
      Alexandru Maxim (Romania) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 76'
      Attempt saved. Nicolae Claudiu Stanciu (Romania) right footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the left is saved.
    • 76'
      Substitution, Northern Ireland. Kyle Lafferty replaces Corry Evans.
    • 77'
      SI Kyle Lafferty SO Corry Evans
    • 77'
      Jamal Lewis (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 77'
      Foul by Dan Nistor (Romania).
    • 77'
      Dan Nistor (Romania) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 78'
      YC Dan Nistor
    • 79'
      Attempt saved. George Puscas (Romania) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved.
    • 79'
      Attempt missed. Nicolae Claudiu Stanciu (Romania) left footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Denis Alibec.
    • 81'
      Foul by George Saville (Northern Ireland).
    • 81'
      Dan Nistor (Romania) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 81'
      Gavin Whyte (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 81'
      Foul by Nicusor Bancu (Romania).
    • 82'
      Attempt blocked. Danny Ballard (Northern Ireland) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Patrick McNair with a cross.
    • 84'
      George Saville (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 84'
      Foul by Alexandru Cretu (Romania).
    • 85'
      Substitution, Romania. Ionut Nedelcearu replaces Sergiu Hanca.
    • 85'
      Goal! Romania 1, Northern Ireland 1. Gavin Whyte (Northern Ireland) header from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Kyle Lafferty with a headed pass following a set piece situation.
    • 86'
      SI Ionut Nedelcearu SO Sergiu Hanca
    • 86'
      G Gavin Whyte Assist Kyle Lafferty
    • 86'
      Denis Alibec (Romania) hits the bar with a left footed shot from the centre of the box.
    • 86'
      George Saville (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 86'
      Foul by George Puscas (Romania).
    • 88'
      Attempt saved. George Puscas (Romania) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Dan Nistor with a cross.
    • 88'
      Corner, Romania. Conceded by Steven Davis.
    • 90'
      Substitution, Northern Ireland. Michael Smith replaces Danny Ballard because of an injury.
    • 90'
      Match ends, Romania 1, Northern Ireland 1.
    • 91'
      SI Michael Smith SO Danny Ballard
    • 93'
      Stuart Dallas (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 93'
      Foul by Alexandru Maxim (Romania).
    • 93'
      Foul by Kyle Lafferty (Northern Ireland).
    • 93'
      Alin Tosca (Romania) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 94'
      Attempt blocked. Alexandru Cretu (Romania) header from the centre of the box is blocked.
    • 95'
      Attempt missed. Alexandru Maxim (Romania) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right.
    • 96'
      Second Half ends, Romania 1, Northern Ireland 1.
    • FULL TIME

    Line Up

    4-3-1-2
    ACTIVE
    4-4-1-1
    Goalkeeper
    romania
    Ciprian Tatarusanu
    0
    Defender
    romania
    Alin Tosca
    0
    Defender
    romania
    Ionut Nedelcearu
    0
    86'Substituted
    Defender
    romania
    Alexandru Cretu
    0
    56'Substituted
    Defender
    romania
    Vlad Chiriches
    0
    Captain
    Midfielder
    romania
    Nicusor Bancu
    0
    Midfielder
    romania
    Nicolae Claudiu Stanciu
    0
    Midfielder
    romania
    Dan Nistor
    0
    74'Substituted
    Midfielder
    romania
    Alexandru Maxim
    0
    Attacker
    romania
    George Puscas
    0
    Attacker
    romania
    Denis Alibec
    0
    Goalkeeper
    northern ireland
    Bailey Peacock-Farrell
    0
    Defender
    northern ireland
    Craig Cathcart
    0
    Defender
    northern ireland
    Jamal Lewis
    0
    Defender
    northern ireland
    Michael Smith
    0
    91'Substituted
    Defender
    northern ireland
    Patrick McNair
    0
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Gavin Whyte
    0
    65'Substituted
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    George Saville
    0
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Stuart Dallas
    0
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Steven Davis
    0
    Captain
    Attacker
    northern ireland
    Josh Magennis
    0
    Attacker
    northern ireland
    Kyle Lafferty
    0
    77'Substituted

    SUBSTITUTES

    Goalkeeper
    romania
    Florin Constantin Nita
    0
    Goalkeeper
    romania
    David Lazar
    0
    Defender
    romania
    Andrei Andonie Burca
    0
    Defender
    romania
    Florin Bogdan Stefan
    0
    Defender
    romania
    Sergiu Hanca
    0
    86'Substituted
    Defender
    romania
    Dragos Grigore
    0
    Midfielder
    romania
    Florinel Coman
    0
    Midfielder
    romania
    Ianis Hagi
    0
    56'Substituted
    Midfielder
    romania
    Alexandru Cicaldau
    0
    74'Substituted
    Midfielder
    romania
    Ciprian Ioan Deac
    0
    Attacker
    romania
    Gabriel Iancu
    0
    Attacker
    romania
    Sergiu Bus
    0
    Goalkeeper
    northern ireland
    Trevor Carson
    0
    Goalkeeper
    northern ireland
    Michael McGovern
    0
    Defender
    northern ireland
    Danny Ballard
    0
    91'Substituted
    Defender
    northern ireland
    Conor McLaughlin
    0
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Jordan Thompson
    0
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Shane Ferguson
    0
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Corry Evans
    0
    77'Substituted
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Niall McGinn
    0
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Joel Cooper
    0
    Attacker
    northern ireland
    Conor Washington
    0
    65'Substituted
    Attacker
    northern ireland
    Shayne Francis Lavery
    0
    Attacker
    northern ireland
    Liam Boyce
    0

    MANAGERS

    romania
    Mirel Radoi
    Eggert Jonsson

    Statistics

    OVERVIEW

    Possession 73% 27%
    Effective Chances 12 6
    Shots on Target 9 3
    Turnovers 14 6

    POSSESSION

    Passes 619 224
    Passing Accuracy 86% 62%
    Passing Accuracy in opponent’s half 79% 54%
    Crosses 17 13
    Crossing accuracy 29% 23%

    ATTACK

    Shots 29 23
    Shots outside the box 4 2
    Shots inside the box 15 6
    Shooting accuracy 50% 43%

    DEFENCE

    Tackles 14 16
    Effective Tackles 43% 63%
    Blocked Shots 2 2
    Clearances 10 17
    Saves 8 3

    DISCIPLINE

    Fouls Conceded 19 18
    Yellow Cards 2 1
    Red Cards 0 1
    Offsides 2 1

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