UEFA Nations League

  • Bozhidar Kraev 56’
  • 93’ Shane Duffy
0 Half Time 0
04/09/2020
Group B4 | Round 1
Vasil Levski National Stadium

    Timeline

    • KICK OFF
    • 0'
      Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
    • 0'
      First Half begins.
    • 0'
      Galin Ivanov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 0'
      Foul by Shane Duffy (Republic of Ireland).
    • 1'
      Attempt missed. Galin Ivanov (Bulgaria) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Strahil Popov with a cross.
    • 2'
      Aaron Connolly (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 2'
      Foul by Strahil Popov (Bulgaria).
    • 3'
      Aaron Connolly (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 3'
      Foul by Strahil Popov (Bulgaria).
    • 3'
      Corner, Republic of Ireland. Conceded by Strahil Popov.
    • 3'
      Attempt saved. Shane Duffy (Republic of Ireland) header from the centre of the box is saved.
    • 6'
      Foul by Georgi Kostadinov (Bulgaria).
    • 6'
      James McCarthy (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 8'
      Attempt missed. Conor Hourihane (Republic of Ireland) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Adam Idah.
    • 8'
      Bozhidar Kraev (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 8'
      Foul by John Egan (Republic of Ireland).
    • 9'
      Attempt saved. Petar Zanev (Bulgaria) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Todor Nedelev.
    • 9'
      Foul by Galin Ivanov (Bulgaria).
    • 9'
      Callum O'Dowda (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 10'
      Foul by Georgi Kostadinov (Bulgaria).
    • 10'
      Callum O'Dowda (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 13'
      Attempt missed. Aaron Connolly (Republic of Ireland) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box.
    • 16'
      Strahil Popov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 16'
      Foul by Aaron Connolly (Republic of Ireland).
    • 17'
      Offside, Bulgaria. Kristian Traychev Dimitrov tries a through ball, but Bozhidar Kraev is caught offside.
    • 20'
      Attempt missed. Kristiyan Malinov (Bulgaria) left footed shot from outside the box.
    • 20'
      Foul by Petar Zanev (Bulgaria).
    • 20'
      Adam Idah (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 21'
      Spas Delev (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 21'
      Foul by Enda Stevens (Republic of Ireland).
    • 21'
      Enda Stevens (Republic of Ireland) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 22'
      YC Enda Stevens
    • 28'
      Attempt missed. Todor Nedelev (Bulgaria) right footed shot from the right side of the box.
    • 29'
      Attempt missed. Callum O'Dowda (Republic of Ireland) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.
    • 30'
      Bozhidar Kraev (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 30'
      Foul by John Egan (Republic of Ireland).
    • 31'
      Offside, Bulgaria. Georgi Georgiev tries a through ball, but Bozhidar Kraev is caught offside.
    • 32'
      Offside, Republic of Ireland. Jeff Hendrick tries a through ball, but Aaron Connolly is caught offside.
    • 32'
      Foul by Kristian Traychev Dimitrov (Bulgaria).
    • 32'
      Aaron Connolly (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 33'
      Corner, Republic of Ireland. Conceded by Strahil Popov.
    • 34'
      Galin Ivanov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 34'
      Foul by James McCarthy (Republic of Ireland).
    • 37'
      Attempt blocked. Galin Ivanov (Bulgaria) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Georgi Kostadinov.
    • 38'
      Attempt blocked. Todor Nedelev (Bulgaria) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Strahil Popov.
    • 38'
      Corner, Bulgaria. Conceded by John Egan.
    • 40'
      Attempt missed. Matt Doherty (Republic of Ireland) header from the centre of the box is too high.
    • 42'
      Petar Zanev (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 42'
      Foul by Adam Idah (Republic of Ireland).
    • 43'
      Foul by Bozhidar Kraev (Bulgaria).
    • 43'
      Shane Duffy (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 44'
      Bozhidar Kraev (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 44'
      Foul by Shane Duffy (Republic of Ireland).
    • 44'
      Attempt missed. Callum O'Dowda (Republic of Ireland) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Enda Stevens with a cross following a fast break.
    • 45'
      First Half ends, Bulgaria 0, Republic of Ireland 0.
    • HALF TIME
    • 45'
      Second Half begins Bulgaria 0, Republic of Ireland 0.
    • 45'
      Attempt saved. Galin Ivanov (Bulgaria) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Todor Nedelev.
    • 47'
      Foul by Kristiyan Malinov (Bulgaria).
    • 47'
      Foul by Matt Doherty (Republic of Ireland).
    • 48'
      Spas Delev (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 48'
      Foul by Enda Stevens (Republic of Ireland).
    • 49'
      Attempt saved. Todor Nedelev (Bulgaria) left footed shot from outside the box is saved.
    • 51'
      Attempt saved. Aaron Connolly (Republic of Ireland) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Adam Idah.
    • 51'
      Kristiyan Malinov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 51'
      Foul by Adam Idah (Republic of Ireland).
    • 52'
      Foul by Bozhidar Kraev (Bulgaria).
    • 52'
      John Egan (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 54'
      Strahil Popov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 54'
      Foul by Aaron Connolly (Republic of Ireland).
    • 54'
      Foul by Galin Ivanov (Bulgaria).
    • 54'
      Shane Duffy (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 55'
      Goal! Bulgaria 1, Republic of Ireland 0. Bozhidar Kraev (Bulgaria) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Todor Nedelev with a through ball.
    • 56'
      G Bozhidar Kraev Assist Todor Nedelev
    • 61'
      Foul by Galin Ivanov (Bulgaria).
    • 61'
      Matt Doherty (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 61'
      Attempt blocked. Conor Hourihane (Republic of Ireland) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Matt Doherty.
    • 62'
      Attempt saved. John Egan (Republic of Ireland) right footed shot from outside the box is saved.
    • 62'
      Bozhidar Kraev (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 62'
      Foul by John Egan (Republic of Ireland).
    • 63'
      Spas Delev (Bulgaria) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 63'
      Foul by John Egan (Republic of Ireland).
    • 67'
      Kristian Traychev Dimitrov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 67'
      Foul by Adam Idah (Republic of Ireland).
    • 69'
      Foul by Strahil Popov (Bulgaria).
    • 69'
      Aaron Connolly (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 69'
      Substitution, Republic of Ireland. Robbie Brady replaces James McCarthy.
    • 70'
      SI Robbie Brady SO James McCarthy
    • 71'
      Anton Nedyalkov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 71'
      Foul by Robbie Brady (Republic of Ireland).
    • 72'
      Foul by Strahil Popov (Bulgaria).
    • 72'
      Aaron Connolly (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 73'
      Substitution, Republic of Ireland. Callum Robinson replaces Callum O'Dowda.
    • 74'
      SI Callum Robinson SO Callum O'Dowda
    • 74'
      Offside, Republic of Ireland. Aaron Connolly tries a through ball, but Adam Idah is caught offside.
    • 75'
      Substitution, Bulgaria. Birsent Karagaren replaces Spas Delev.
    • 76'
      SI Birsent Karagaren SO Spas Delev
    • 76'
      Substitution, Republic of Ireland. Shane Long replaces Adam Idah.
    • 77'
      SI Shane Long SO Adam Idah
    • 78'
      Substitution, Bulgaria. Plamen Galabov replaces Petar Zanev because of an injury.
    • 79'
      SI Plamen Galabov SO Petar Zanev
    • 79'
      Attempt blocked. Robbie Brady (Republic of Ireland) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Callum Robinson.
    • 80'
      Attempt missed. Birsent Karagaren (Bulgaria) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Todor Nedelev.
    • 81'
      Corner, Republic of Ireland. Conceded by Kristian Traychev Dimitrov.
    • 82'
      Attempt missed. Callum Robinson (Republic of Ireland) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Robbie Brady with a headed pass following a corner.
    • 82'
      Substitution, Bulgaria. Aleksandar Tsvetkov replaces Todor Nedelev.
    • 83'
      SI Aleksandar Tsvetkov SO Todor Nedelev
    • 85'
      Foul by Strahil Popov (Bulgaria).
    • 85'
      Aaron Connolly (Republic of Ireland) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 85'
      Corner, Republic of Ireland. Conceded by Georgi Georgiev.
    • 86'
      Attempt missed. Shane Duffy (Republic of Ireland) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Robbie Brady with a cross following a corner.
    • 88'
      Birsent Karagaren (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 88'
      Foul by Aaron Connolly (Republic of Ireland).
    • 90'
      Match ends, Bulgaria 1, Republic of Ireland 1.
    • 91'
      Attempt missed. Callum Robinson (Republic of Ireland) left footed shot from outside the box.
    • 92'
      Corner, Republic of Ireland. Conceded by Strahil Popov.
    • 92'
      Goal! Bulgaria 1, Republic of Ireland 1. Shane Duffy (Republic of Ireland) header from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Robbie Brady with a cross following a corner.
    • 93'
      G Shane Duffy Assist Robbie Brady
    • 94'
      Georgi Georgiev (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 94'
      Foul by Robbie Brady (Republic of Ireland).
    • 96'
      Second Half ends, Bulgaria 1, Republic of Ireland 1.
    • FULL TIME

    Line Up

    4-2-3-1
    ACTIVE
    4-3-3
    Goalkeeper
    bulgaria
    Georgi Georgiev
    0
    Defender
    bulgaria
    Plamen Galabov
    0
    79'Substituted
    Defender
    bulgaria
    Kristian Traychev Dimitrov
    0
    Defender
    bulgaria
    Anton Nedyalkov
    0
    Defender
    bulgaria
    Strahil Popov
    0
    Midfielder
    bulgaria
    Birsent Karagaren
    0
    76'Substituted
    Midfielder
    bulgaria
    Bozhidar Kraev
    0
    Midfielder
    bulgaria
    Galin Ivanov
    0
    Midfielder
    bulgaria
    Georgi Kostadinov
    0
    Captain
    Midfielder
    bulgaria
    Kristiyan Malinov
    0
    Midfielder
    bulgaria
    Aleksandar Tsvetkov
    0
    83'Substituted
    Goalkeeper
    republic of ireland
    Darren Randolph
    0
    Defender
    republic of ireland
    John Egan
    0
    Defender
    republic of ireland
    Enda Stevens
    0
    Defender
    republic of ireland
    Matt Doherty
    0
    Defender
    republic of ireland
    Shane Duffy
    0
    Captain
    Midfielder
    republic of ireland
    Conor Hourihane
    0
    Midfielder
    republic of ireland
    Jeff Hendrick
    0
    Midfielder
    republic of ireland
    Robbie Brady
    0
    70'Substituted
    Attacker
    republic of ireland
    Aaron Connolly
    0
    Attacker
    republic of ireland
    Callum Robinson
    0
    74'Substituted
    Attacker
    republic of ireland
    Shane Long
    0
    77'Substituted

    SUBSTITUTES

    Goalkeeper
    bulgaria
    Nikolay Mihaylov
    0
    Goalkeeper
    bulgaria
    Martin Lukov
    0
    Defender
    bulgaria
    Cicinho
    0
    Defender
    bulgaria
    Stanislav Slavov Rabotov
    0
    Defender
    bulgaria
    Ivan Goranov
    0
    Defender
    bulgaria
    Petar Zanev
    0
    Captain
    79'Substituted
    Midfielder
    bulgaria
    Yanis Karabelyov
    0
    Midfielder
    bulgaria
    Todor Nedelev
    0
    83'Substituted
    Midfielder
    bulgaria
    Filip Yavorov Krastev
    0
    Attacker
    bulgaria
    Dimitar Iliev
    0
    Attacker
    bulgaria
    Ismail Isa Mustafa
    0
    Attacker
    bulgaria
    Spas Delev
    0
    76'Substituted
    Goalkeeper
    republic of ireland
    Mark Travers
    0
    Goalkeeper
    republic of ireland
    Caoimhin Kelleher
    0
    Defender
    republic of ireland
    Darragh Lenihan
    0
    Defender
    republic of ireland
    Séamus Coleman
    0
    Midfielder
    republic of ireland
    James McCarthy
    0
    70'Substituted
    Midfielder
    republic of ireland
    Jayson Molumby
    0
    Midfielder
    republic of ireland
    Alan Browne
    0
    Midfielder
    republic of ireland
    Callum O'Dowda
    0
    74'Substituted
    Midfielder
    republic of ireland
    Harry Arter
    0
    Midfielder
    republic of ireland
    James McClean
    0
    Attacker
    republic of ireland
    Adam Idah
    0
    77'Substituted
    Attacker
    republic of ireland
    Sean Maguire
    0

    MANAGERS

    bulgaria
    Georgi Dermendzhiev
    republic of ireland
    Stephen Kenny

    Statistics

    OVERVIEW

    Possession 38% 62%
    Effective Chances 9 11
    Shots on Target 4 3
    Turnovers 16 16

    POSSESSION

    Passes 363 581
    Passing Accuracy 80% 87%
    Passing Accuracy in opponent’s half 70% 78%
    Crosses 5 22
    Crossing accuracy 20% 9%

    ATTACK

    Shots 20 9
    Shots outside the box 5 7
    Shots inside the box 5 7
    Shooting accuracy 40% 21%

    DEFENCE

    Tackles 13 8
    Effective Tackles 54% 63%
    Blocked Shots 2 3
    Clearances 20 2
    Saves 3 2

    DISCIPLINE

    Fouls Conceded 15 16
    Yellow Cards 0 1
    Red Cards 0 0
    Offsides 2 2

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