Finland v Georgia, 12 October 2012

Score1-1
RefereeYevhen Aranovskiy
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group I
VenueHelsingin Olympiastadion, Helsinki
Attendance12,607
Kick Off: 17:30 Local (16:30 BST) Kasper Hamalainen's strike rescued a point for 10-man Finland in tonight's World Cup qualifier against Georgia in Helsinki. All the action happened in a five-minute spell at the start of the second half, Kuram Gashia putting the visitors ahead in the 57th minute before Finland lost Alexei Eremenko to a red card two minutes later. Hamalainen nevertheless popped up to equalise for the hosts in the 62nd minute as Finland picked up their first point in Group I.

1  Finland

Manager: Mixu Paatelainen

1  Georgia

Manager: Temur Ketsbaia

Goals:

Kasper Hämäläinen 62 G

Goals:

Guram Kashia 57 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Niki Mäenpää
Defender Juhani Ojala
Defender Jukka Raitala
Defender/Midfielder Niklas Moisander (captain)
Defender/Midfielder Jere Uronen
Midfielder Roman Eremenko
Midfielder Alexei Eremenko Jnr
Midfielder Alexander Ring
Midfielder Tim Sparv
Forward Teemu Pukki

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Nukri Revishvili
Defender Gia Grigalava
Defender Guram Kashia
Midfielder Murtaz Daushvili
Midfielder Jaba Kankava (captain)
Midfielder Tornike Okriashvili
Midfielder Davit Targamadze

Substitutions:

Perparim Hetemaj for Teemu Pukki 62

Substitutions:

Davit Devdariani for Levan Mchedlidze 59
Jano Ananidze for Tornike Okriashvili 67
Levan Kenia for Davit Targamadze 81

Cards:

Alexei Eremenko Jnr 14 Y
Alexei Eremenko Jnr 59 Y
Alexei Eremenko Jnr 59 R
Perparim Hetemaj 88 Y

Cards:

Tornike Okriashvili 41 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Lukáš Hrádecký
Goalkeeper Henri Sillanpää
Defender Markus Halsti
Defender Petri Pasanen
Defender Mikko Sumusalo
Defender Joona Toivio
Midfielder Mika Aaritalo
Midfielder Perparim Hetemaj
Midfielder Toni Kolehmainen
Midfielder Mika Ojala
Midfielder Daniel Sjolund
Forward Roni Porokara

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Roin Kvaskhvadze
Defender Levan Kenia
Defender Akaki Khubutia
Defender Georgi Popkhadze
Defender/Midfielder Ucha Lobzhanidze
Midfielder Jano Ananidze
Midfielder Davit Devdariani
Midfielder Nika Dzalamidze
Midfielder Sandro Guruli