Slovenia v Northern Ireland, 11 October 2008

Score2-0 to Slovenia
RefereeEduardo Iturralde Gonzalez
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group 3
VenueLjudski vrt Stadion, Maribor
Attendance12,385

2  Slovenia

Manager: Matjaz Kek

0  Northern Ireland

Manager: Nigel Worthington

Goals:

Milivoje Novaković 83 G
Zlatan Ljubijankic 84 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Samir Handanovic
Defender Boštjan Cesar
Defender Branko Ilic
Defender Marko Šuler
Defender/Midfielder Andraz Kirm
Midfielder Miso Brecko
Midfielder Andrej Komac
Midfielder Robert Koren
Midfielder Mirnes Sisic
Forward Zlatko Dedic

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Maik Taylor
Defender Jonny Evans
Defender Aaron Hughes (captain)
Defender Gareth McAuley
Defender/Midfielder Chris Baird
Defender/Left back George McCartney
Midfielder Steven Davis
Midfielder Keith Gillespie
Midfielder Grant McCann
Forward David Healy
Forward Kyle Lafferty

Substitutions:

Zlatan Ljubijankic for Zlatko Dedic 68
Valter Birsa for Mirnes Sisic 80
Darijan Matic for Andraz Kirm 91

Substitutions:

Ryan McGivern for Grant McCann 72

Cards:

Boštjan Cesar 26 Y
Mirnes Sisic 67 Y
Andrej Komac 73 Y
Andraz Kirm 79 Y

Cards:

Steven Davis 24 Y
Kyle Lafferty 26 Y
Chris Baird 67 Y
George McCartney 81 Y
Jonny Evans 90 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Aleskander Seliga
Defender Mitja Moerec
Defender/Midfielder Bojan Jokić
Forward Valter Birsa
Forward Darijan Matic

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Alan Mannus
Defender Ryan McGivern
Midfielder Michael O'Connor
Forward Warren Feeney
Forward Martin Paterson
Forward Dean Shiels
Forward Peter Thompson