Cyprus v Malta, 11 October 2021

Score2-2
RefereeDennis Higler
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group H
VenueAEK Arena – Georgios Karapatakis, Larnaca
Attendance1,405
Kick-off: 7.00pm local

2  Cyprus

Manager: Nikolaos Kostenoglou

2  Malta

Manager: Devis Mangia

Goals:

Fotios Papoulis 7 G
Pieros Soteriou 80 G

Goals:

Zach Muscat 53 G
Jurgen Degabriele 90 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Neophytos Michail
Defender Stelios Andreou
Defender/Midfielder Marios Demetriou
Defender/Midfielder Nicholas Ioannou
Midfielder Grigoris Kastanos
Midfielder Chambos Kyriakou
Midfielder Fotios Papoulis
Midfielder/Forward Loizos Loizou
Forward Pieros Soteriou (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Henry Bonello
Defender Steve Borg (captain)
Defender Enrico Pepe
Defender/Midfielder Cain Attard
Defender/Midfielder Ryan Camenzuli
Defender/Midfielder Zach Muscat
Midfielder Tristan Caruana
Midfielder Jake Grech
Midfielder Teddy Teuma
Forward Paul Mbong
Forward Luke Montebello

Substitutions:

Andronikos Kakoullis for Loizos Loizou 60
Ioannis Pittas for Stelios Andreou 78
Alexandros Gogić for Chambos Kyriakou 79
Nikolas Panayiotou for Fotios Papoulis 85
Paris Psaltis for Marios Demetriou 86

Substitutions:

Stephen Pisani for Tristan Caruana 46
Kurt Shaw for Steve Borg 57
Jurgen Degabriele for Jake Grech 70
Shaun Dimech for Paul Mbong 70
Jake Galea for Henry Bonello 82

Cards:

Marios Demetriou 58 Y
Nicholas Ioannou 90 Y
Pieros Soteriou 90 Y

Cards:

Teddy Teuma 81 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Demetris Demetriou
Goalkeeper Andreas Keravnos
Defender/Midfielder Alexandros Gogić
Defender/Midfielder Nikolas Panayiotou
Defender/Midfielder Paris Psaltis
Midfielder Rafail Mamas
Midfielder Marinos Tzionis
Midfielder/Forward Ioannis Pittas
Forward Marios Elia

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Jake Galea
Goalkeeper Matthew Grech
Defender Karl Micallef
Defender/Midfielder Adam Magri Overend
Defender/Midfielder Kurt Shaw
Defender/Midfielder Dexter Xuereb
Midfielder Nikolai Muscat
Midfielder/Forward Shaun Dimech
Midfielder/Forward Luke Gambin
Midfielder/Forward Stephen Pisani
Forward Dunstan Vella

Comments:

Cyprus named ten of a possible 12 substitutes.

Comments:

Unused sub Nikolai Muscat was shown a yellow card in added time at the end of the game.