North Macedonia v Croatia, 12 October 2012

Score2-1 to Croatia
RefereePeter Rasmussen
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group A
VenueNacionalna Arena Filip II Makedonski, Skopje
Attendance25,230
Kick-off: 8.30pm local

1  North Macedonia

Manager: Čedomir Janevski

2  Croatia

Manager: Igor Štimac

Goals:

Agim Ibraimi 16 G

Goals:

Vedran Corluka 33 G
Ivan Rakitić 60 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Martin Bogatinov
Defender Nikolce Novevski
Defender Goran Popov
Defender Vance Shikov
Midfielder Muhamed Demiri
Midfielder Veliče Sumulikoski
Forward Agim Ibraimi
Forward Goran Pandev (captain)
Forward Stevica Ristic

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Stipe Pletikosa
Defender Vedran Corluka
Defender Josip Simunić
Defender Darijo Srna (captain)
Defender Ivan Strinic
Midfielder Luka Modrić
Midfielder Ivan Rakitić
Midfielder Ognjen Vukojevic
Midfielder/Forward Ivan Perišić
Forward Nikica Jelavic

Substitutions:

Nikola Gligorov for Veliče Sumulikoski 55
Boban Grncharov for Vance Shikov 74
Ferhan Hasani for Goran Popov 82

Substitutions:

Sammir for Nikica Jelavic 64
Nikola Kalinić for Mario Mandžukić 72
Milan Badelj for Luka Modrić 84

Cards:

Stevica Ristic 8 Y
Goran Pandev 90 Y

Cards:

Vedran Corluka 64 Y
Ognjen Vukojevic 69 Y
Luka Modrić 75 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Kristijan Naumovski
Goalkeeper Tome Pacovski
Defender Boban Grncharov
Defender Bojan Markoski
Defender Stefan Ristovski
Midfielder Nikola Gligorov
Midfielder Ostoja Stjepanovic
Midfielder Darko Tasevski
Forward Dragan Georgiev
Forward Ferhan Hasani
Forward Mirko Ivanovski

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Dario Kresic
Goalkeeper Danijel Subašić
Defender Dejan Lovren
Defender Domagoj Vida
Defender/Midfielder Manuel Pamic
Midfielder Milan Badelj
Midfielder Niko Kranjcar
Midfielder Josip Radošević
Midfielder Sammir
Forward Eduardo
Forward Nikola Kalinić