Israel v Latvia, 05 September 2009

Score1-0 to Latvia
RefereeKnut Kircher
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group 2
VenueRamat Gan Stadium, Tel Aviv
Attendance20,000

0  Israel

Manager: Dror Kashtan

1  Latvia

Manager: Aleksandrs Starkovs

Goals:

Goals:

Kaspars Gorkšs 59 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Dudu Aouate
Defender Dekil Keinan
Defender Yuval Shpungin
Defender Avi Strool
Midfielder Gal Alberman
Midfielder Yossi Benayoun (captain)
Midfielder Beram Kayal
Forward Elyaniv Barda
Forward Omer Golan
Forward Yaniv Katan

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Andris Vanins
Defender Kaspars Gorkšs
Defender Deniss Ivanovs
Defender Oskars Kļava
Midfielder Vitālijs Astafjevs (captain)
Midfielder Aleksandrs Cauņa
Midfielder Deniss Kacanovs
Midfielder Andrejs Rubins
Forward Girts Karlsons

Substitutions:

Tamir Cohen for Gal Alberman 46
Ben Sahar for Omer Golan 63
Aviram Baruchyan for Yossi Benayoun 67

Substitutions:

Jurijs Zigajevs for Andrejs Rubins 82
Dzintars Zirnis for Aleksandrs Cauņa 82
Andrei Pereplotkins for Māris Verpakovskis 90

Cards:

Yuval Shpungin 67 Y
Dekil Keinan 71 Y

Cards:

Māris Verpakovskis 81 Y
Dzintars Zirnis 88 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Nir Davidovic
Defender Dan Mori
Defender/Midfielder Yoav Ziv
Midfielder Aviram Baruchyan
Midfielder Tamir Cohen
Midfielder Salim Toama
Forward Ben Sahar

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Alex Koļinko
Defender Pavels Mihadjuks
Defender Dzintars Zirnis
Midfielder Maksims Rafalskis
Midfielder Jurijs Zigajevs
Midfielder/Forward Andrei Pereplotkins
Forward Kristaps Grebis