International Friendlies

  • 2’ Jordan Jones
  • 53’ Gavin Whyte
  • 55’ Alistair McCann
0 Half Time 1
31/05/2021
Round 1
Wörthersee Stadion

    Timeline

    • KICK OFF
    • 0'
      Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
    • 0'
      First Half begins.
    • 1'
      Goal! Malta 0, Northern Ireland 1. Jordan Jones (Northern Ireland) right footed shot from outside the box to the centre of the goal.
    • 2'
      G Jordan Jones
    • 3'
      Jordan Jones (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 3'
      Foul by Joseph Mbong (Malta).
    • 6'
      Attempt saved. Alexander Satariano (Malta) left footed shot from outside the box is saved.
    • 7'
      Alexander Satariano (Malta) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 7'
      Foul by Craig Cathcart (Northern Ireland).
    • 9'
      Offside, Malta. Andrei Agius tries a through ball, but Ryan Camenzuli is caught offside.
    • 10'
      Foul by Alistair McCann (Northern Ireland).
    • 10'
      Ferdinando Apap (Malta) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 12'
      Foul by Jordan Thompson (Northern Ireland).
    • 12'
      Luke Montebello (Malta) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 13'
      Jordan Jones (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 13'
      Foul by Joseph Mbong (Malta).
    • 15'
      Offside, Northern Ireland. Stuart Dallas tries a through ball, but Josh Magennis is caught offside.
    • 15'
      Attempt missed. Joseph Mbong (Malta) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.
    • 20'
      Penalty Northern Ireland. Gavin Whyte draws a foul in the penalty area.
    • 20'
      Penalty conceded by Kurt Shaw (Malta) after a foul in the penalty area.
    • 21'
      Penalty saved! Josh Magennis (Northern Ireland) fails to capitalise on this great opportunity, right footed shot saved in the bottom left corner.
    • 21'
      Corner, Northern Ireland. Conceded by Ferdinando Apap.
    • 22'
      Attempt missed. Craig Cathcart (Northern Ireland) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left following a corner.
    • 23'
      Attempt missed. Luke Montebello (Malta) right footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Joseph Mbong.
    • 25'
      Stuart Dallas (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 25'
      Foul by Bjorn Kristensen (Malta).
    • 26'
      Corner, Northern Ireland. Conceded by Alexander Satariano.
    • 31'
      Foul by Josh Magennis (Northern Ireland).
    • 31'
      Teddy Teuma (Malta) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 32'
      Jordan Jones (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 32'
      Ferdinando Apap (Malta) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 34'
      Offside, Northern Ireland. Ciaron Brown tries a through ball, but Alistair McCann is caught offside.
    • 34'
      Attempt blocked. Shaun Dimech (Malta) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Luke Montebello.
    • 35'
      Corner, Malta. Conceded by Craig Cathcart.
    • 35'
      Patrick McNair (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 35'
      Foul by Alexander Satariano (Malta).
    • 37'
      Patrick McNair (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 37'
      Foul by Alexander Satariano (Malta).
    • 40'
      Offside, Malta. Joseph Mbong tries a through ball, but Alexander Satariano is caught offside.
    • 40'
      Foul by Jordan Jones (Northern Ireland).
    • 41'
      Foul by Gavin Whyte (Northern Ireland).
    • 41'
      Teddy Teuma (Malta) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 41'
      Jordan Thompson (Northern Ireland) is shown the yellow card.
    • 42'
      YC Jordan Thompson
    • 43'
      Jordan Jones (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 43'
      Foul by Andrei Agius (Malta).
    • 44'
      Foul by Alistair McCann (Northern Ireland).
    • 44'
      Ferdinando Apap (Malta) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 45'
      First Half ends, Malta 0, Northern Ireland 1.
    • HALF TIME
    • 45'
      Second Half begins Malta 0, Northern Ireland 1.
    • 45'
      Offside, Malta. Andrei Agius tries a through ball, but Joseph Mbong is caught offside.
    • 49'
      Attempt blocked. Stuart Dallas (Northern Ireland) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
    • 49'
      Jordan Thompson (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 49'
      Foul by Kurt Shaw (Malta).
    • 50'
      Stuart Dallas (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 50'
      Foul by Teddy Teuma (Malta).
    • 50'
      Teddy Teuma (Malta) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
    • 51'
      YC Teddy Teuma
    • 52'
      Goal! Malta 0, Northern Ireland 2. Gavin Whyte (Northern Ireland) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Stuart Dallas.
    • 53'
      G Gavin Whyte Assist Stuart Dallas
    • 54'
      Goal! Malta 0, Northern Ireland 3. Alistair McCann (Northern Ireland) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Patrick McNair with a through ball.
    • 55'
      G Alistair McCann Assist Patrick McNair
    • 57'
      Attempt saved. Teddy Teuma (Malta) left footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Ferdinando Apap.
    • 60'
      Substitution, Malta. Jurgen Degabriele replaces Luke Montebello.
    • 60'
      Substitution, Malta. Dunstan Vella replaces Teddy Teuma.
    • 61'
      SI Jurgen Degabriele SO Luke Montebello
    • 61'
      SI Dunstan Vella SO Teddy Teuma
    • 61'
      Substitution, Northern Ireland. George Saville replaces Niall McGinn.
    • 61'
      Substitution, Northern Ireland. Dion Charles replaces Josh Magennis.
    • 62'
      SI George Saville SO Niall McGinn
    • 62'
      SI Dion Charles SO Josh Magennis
    • 64'
      Corner, Northern Ireland. Conceded by Andrei Agius.
    • 66'
      George Saville (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 66'
      Foul by Bjorn Kristensen (Malta).
    • 68'
      Corner, Northern Ireland. Conceded by Kurt Shaw.
    • 68'
      Attempt missed. Dion Charles (Northern Ireland) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Ciaron Brown following a corner.
    • 69'
      Substitution, Malta. Jean Borg replaces Ferdinando Apap.
    • 69'
      Substitution, Malta. Dexter Xuereb replaces Joseph Mbong.
    • 70'
      SI Jean Borg SO Ferdinando Apap
    • 70'
      SI Dexter Xuereb SO Joseph Mbong
    • 72'
      Alistair McCann (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 72'
      Foul by Dexter Xuereb (Malta).
    • 72'
      Substitution, Northern Ireland. Liam Boyce replaces Jordan Jones.
    • 73'
      SI Liam Boyce SO Jordan Jones
    • 73'
      Substitution, Northern Ireland. Shane Ferguson replaces Gavin Whyte.
    • 74'
      SI Shane Ferguson SO Gavin Whyte
    • 75'
      Corner, Malta. Conceded by Ciaron Brown.
    • 76'
      Attempt blocked. Dion Charles (Northern Ireland) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Shane Ferguson.
    • 77'
      Foul by George Saville (Northern Ireland).
    • 77'
      Shaun Dimech (Malta) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 77'
      Corner, Malta. Conceded by Craig Cathcart.
    • 81'
      Attempt blocked. Jurgen Degabriele (Malta) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Dexter Xuereb.
    • 81'
      Alistair McCann (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 81'
      Foul by Dunstan Vella (Malta).
    • 81'
      Substitution, Malta. Jean Paul Farrugia replaces Alexander Satariano.
    • 81'
      Substitution, Malta. Rowen Muscat replaces Bjorn Kristensen.
    • 82'
      SI Jean Paul Farrugia SO Alexander Satariano
    • 82'
      SI Rowen Muscat SO Bjorn Kristensen
    • 83'
      Alistair McCann (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 83'
      Foul by Dunstan Vella (Malta).
    • 83'
      Patrick McNair (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 83'
      Foul by Jurgen Degabriele (Malta).
    • 84'
      Offside, Northern Ireland. Shane Ferguson tries a through ball, but Dion Charles is caught offside.
    • 84'
      Substitution, Northern Ireland. Alfie McCalmont replaces Jordan Thompson.
    • 85'
      SI Alfie McCalmont SO Jordan Thompson
    • 85'
      Substitution, Northern Ireland. Conor Bradley replaces Stuart Dallas.
    • 86'
      SI Conor Bradley SO Stuart Dallas
    • 87'
      Foul by Liam Boyce (Northern Ireland).
    • 87'
      Andrei Agius (Malta) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 87'
      Foul by Liam Boyce (Northern Ireland).
    • 87'
      Jean Borg (Malta) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 87'
      Dion Charles (Northern Ireland) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 87'
      Foul by Kurt Shaw (Malta).
    • 90'
      Hand ball by Rowen Muscat (Malta).
    • 90'
      Match ends, Malta 0, Northern Ireland 3.
    • 91'
      Offside, Northern Ireland. Ciaron Brown tries a through ball, but Dion Charles is caught offside.
    • 92'
      Second Half ends, Malta 0, Northern Ireland 3.
    • FULL TIME

    Line Up

    3-4-3
    ACTIVE
    5-3-2
    Goalkeeper
    malta
    Henry Bonello
    0
    Defender
    malta
    Andrei Agius
    0
    Captain
    Defender
    malta
    Kurt Shaw
    0
    Defender
    malta
    Dexter Xuereb
    0
    70'Substituted
    Defender
    malta
    Jean Borg
    0
    70'Substituted
    Midfielder
    malta
    Shaun Dimech
    0
    Midfielder
    malta
    Dunstan Vella
    0
    61'Substituted
    Midfielder
    malta
    Ryan Camenzuli
    0
    Midfielder
    malta
    Rowen Muscat
    0
    82'Substituted
    Attacker
    malta
    Jurgen Degabriele
    0
    61'Substituted
    Attacker
    malta
    Jean Paul Farrugia
    0
    82'Substituted
    Goalkeeper
    northern ireland
    Bailey Peacock-Farrell
    0
    Defender
    northern ireland
    Craig Cathcart
    0
    Defender
    northern ireland
    Conor Bradley
    0
    86'Substituted
    Defender
    northern ireland
    Ciaron Brown
    0
    Defender
    northern ireland
    Patrick McNair
    0
    Defender
    northern ireland
    Shane Ferguson
    0
    74'Substituted
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Alistair McCann
    0
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Alfie McCalmont
    0
    85'Substituted
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    George Saville
    0
    62'Substituted
    Attacker
    northern ireland
    Dion Charles
    0
    62'Substituted
    Attacker
    northern ireland
    Liam Boyce
    0
    73'Substituted

    SUBSTITUTES

    Goalkeeper
    malta
    Matthew Calleja
    0
    Goalkeeper
    malta
    Jake Galea
    0
    Defender
    malta
    Karl Micallef
    0
    Defender
    malta
    Ferdinando Apap
    0
    70'Substituted
    Defender
    malta
    Cain Attard
    0
    Defender
    malta
    Joseph Mbong
    0
    70'Substituted
    Midfielder
    malta
    Teddy Teuma
    0
    61'Substituted
    Midfielder
    malta
    Jake Grech
    0
    Midfielder
    malta
    Tristan Caruana
    0
    Midfielder
    malta
    Bjorn Kristensen
    0
    82'Substituted
    Attacker
    malta
    Alexander Satariano
    0
    82'Substituted
    Attacker
    malta
    Luke Montebello
    0
    61'Substituted
    Goalkeeper
    northern ireland
    Liam Hughes
    0
    Goalkeeper
    northern ireland
    Conor Hazard
    0
    Defender
    northern ireland
    Sam McClelland
    0
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Gavin Whyte
    0
    74'Substituted
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Ethan Galbraith
    0
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Jordan Thompson
    0
    85'Substituted
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Niall McGinn
    0
    62'Substituted
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Jordan Jones
    0
    73'Substituted
    Midfielder
    northern ireland
    Stuart Dallas
    0
    Captain
    86'Substituted
    Attacker
    northern ireland
    Paul Smyth
    0
    Attacker
    northern ireland
    Josh Magennis
    0
    62'Substituted

    MANAGERS

    italy
    Devis Mangia
    Ian Baraclough

    Statistics

    OVERVIEW

    Possession 52% 48%
    Effective Chances 5 5
    Shots on Target 2 4
    Turnovers 22 18

    POSSESSION

    Passes 471 420
    Passing Accuracy 84% 81%
    Passing Accuracy in opponent’s half 72% 70%
    Crosses 9 15
    Crossing accuracy 0% 13%

    ATTACK

    Shots 0 13
    Shots outside the box 3 4
    Shots inside the box 3 4
    Shooting accuracy 33% 50%

    DEFENCE

    Tackles 14 10
    Effective Tackles 57% 40%
    Blocked Shots 2 2
    Clearances 13 5
    Saves 2 1

    DISCIPLINE

    Fouls Conceded 17 10
    Yellow Cards 1 1
    Red Cards 0 0
    Offsides 2 4

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