Finland v Moldova, 05 September 1998

Score3-2 to Finland
RefereeGraham Barber
CompetitionUEFA European Championship Group 3
VenueHelsingin Olympiastadion, Helsinki
Attendance18,716
Kick-off: 7:00pm local

3  Finland

Manager: Richard Møller-Nielsen

2  Moldova

Manager: Ivan Daniliants

Goals:

Joonas Kolkka 8 G
Jonatan Johansson 44 G
Mika-Matti Paatelainen 63 G

Goals:

Igor Oprea 10 G
Igor Oprea 11 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Antti Niemi
Defender Sami Hyypiä
Defender Marko Tuomela
Defender Aarno Turpeinen
Defender Harri Ylönen
Midfielder Tommi Kautonen
Midfielder Joonas Kolkka
Midfielder Jarkko Wiss
Forward Jari Litmanen (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Vasili Coşelev
Defender Oleg Fistican
Defender Alexandru Guzun
Defender Radu Rebeja
Defender Serghei Stroenco
Defender Ion Testemițanu
Midfielder Alexandru Curteian (captain)
Midfielder Sergei Epureanu
Midfielder Igor Oprea

Substitutions:

Juha Reini for Aarno Turpeinen 46
Antti Sumiala for Jonatan Johansson 63
Sami Mahlio for Joonas Kolkka 72

Substitutions:

Ghenadie Puşca for Radu Rebeja 46
Alexandru Suharev for Sergei Epureanu 71
Ivan Tabanov for Oleg Fistican 76

Cards:

Mika-Matti Paatelainen 28 Y
Harri Ylönen 61 Y
Jari Litmanen 76 Y

Cards:

Ion Testemițanu 53 Y
Igor Oprea 66 Y
Ghenadie Puşca 85 Y
Ghenadie Puşca 89 Y
Ghenadie Puşca 89 R
Ivan Tabanov 90 Y

On the bench:

Defender Juha Reini
Midfielder Sami Mahlio
Midfielder Aki Riihilahti
Forward Matti Hiukka
Forward Antti Sumiala

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Serghei Dinov
Defender Vitali Maevici
Defender Ivan Tabanov
Midfielder Lilian Popescu
Midfielder Ghenadie Puşca