Andrejs Rubins

Date of birth26 November 1978
Place of birthLatvia
NationalityLatvian
Weight66 kg
Height1.75 m
PositionMidfielder

Rubins began the 2000-01 season with Latvian club Skonto Riga for whom he made two appearances in the UEFA Champions' League qualifying competition. He signed for Crystal Palace soon after his club colleague Alex Kolinko and featured regularly for the Eagles for the remainder of the campaign. Rubins is a pacy winger who possesses a fierce shot and he scored brilliant goals in the Worthington Cup ties at Leicester and in the home leg of the semi-final against Liverpool. An experienced international he won six further caps after joining Palace.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Skonto FC 17 Oct 2000
Crystal Palace 17 Oct 2000 15 Nov 2002

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1999-00 Skonto FC UEFA Champions League 2
2000-01 Crystal Palace FA Cup 2
2000-01 Crystal Palace League Cup 3
2
2000-01 Crystal Palace League Division 1 17
5
1
2000-01 Skonto FC UEFA Champions League 2
1
2001-02 Crystal Palace League Cup
1
2001-02 Crystal Palace League Division 1
7
2002-03 Crystal Palace League Division 1
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
11 Aug 1999 Chelsea v Skonto Riga L 3-0 UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
25 Aug 1999 Skonto Riga v Chelsea D 0-0
Agg: 0-3
UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 2nd leg
12 Jul 2000 Skonto Riga v FC Shamkir W 2-1 UEFA Champions League 1st round 1st leg
19 Jul 2000 FC Shamkir v Skonto Riga L 4-1
Agg: 5-3
UEFA Champions League 1st round 2nd leg


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1995-96 Latvia UEFA Under-18 1
1
1996-97 Latvia UEFA Under-18 2
1996-97 Latvia UEFA Under-21 4
1996-97 Latvia Under-21
2
1997-98 Latvia UEFA Under-21 3
1998-99 Latvia International Friendly 1
2
1998-99 Latvia UEFA European Championship 2
1
1998-99 Latvia UEFA Under-21 3
1999-00 Latvia Cyprus Tournament 3
1999-00 Latvia International Friendly 1
1999-00 Latvia UEFA European Championship 3
2000-01 Latvia FIFA World Cup 7
2000-01 Latvia International Friendly 2
2001-02 Latvia Baltic Cup 2
1
2001-02 Latvia FIFA World Cup 1
2001-02 Latvia International Friendly 5
1
2002-03 Latvia International Friendly 4
1
2002-03 Latvia UEFA European Championship 5
2003-04 Latvia Baltic Cup 2
1
1
2003-04 Latvia Cyprus International Tournament 1
2003-04 Latvia Cyprus Tournament 2
2003-04 Latvia International Friendly 3
1
2003-04 Latvia UEFA European Championship 8
2004-05 Latvia Cyprus Tournament 2
2004-05 Latvia FIFA World Cup 6
1
2004-05 Latvia International Friendly 1
2005-06 Latvia FIFA World Cup 4
2005-06 Latvia International Friendly 3
1
2005-06 Latvia Kings Cup 4
2006-07 Latvia International Friendly 2
1
2006-07 Latvia UEFA European Championship 3
2007-08 Latvia International Friendly 1
2
2007-08 Latvia UEFA European Championship 4
2008-09 Latvia FIFA World Cup 1
5
2008-09 Latvia International Friendly 1
2009-10 Latvia FIFA World Cup 4
2
1
2009-10 Latvia International Friendly 2
2010-11 Latvia International Friendly 1
2010-11 Latvia UEFA European Championship 5
2011-12 Latvia UEFA European Championship
2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
14 Nov 1995 Sweden v Latvia L 3-1 UEFA U18 Group 13
16 Nov 1995 England v Latvia L 2-0 UEFA U18 Group 13
06 Jul 1996 Latvia v Lithuania D 1-1 U21
08 Jul 1996 Lithuania v Latvia D 0-0 U21
07 Oct 1996 France v Latvia L 5-0 UEFA U18 Group 2
11 Oct 1996 Latvia v Faroe Islands W 2-1 UEFA U18 Group 2
09 Nov 1996 Austria v Latvia D 0-0 UEFA U21 Group 4
29 Apr 1997 Latvia v Belarus L 0-3 UEFA U21 Group 4
18 May 1997 Estonia v Latvia W 0-1 UEFA U21 Group 4
07 Jun 1997 Latvia v Austria L 1-3 UEFA U21 Group 4
05 Sep 1997 Latvia v Estonia L 0-1 UEFA U21 Group 4
09 Sep 1997 Sweden v Latvia L 5-0 UEFA U21 Group 4
10 Oct 1997 Scotland v Latvia W 2-4 UEFA U21 Group 4
05 Sep 1998 Norway v Latvia L 2-0 UEFA U21 Group 2
09 Oct 1998 Latvia v Georgia L 1-2 UEFA U21 Group 2
14 Oct 1998 Slovenia v Latvia W 0-1 UEFA U21 Group 2
10 Nov 1998 Tunisia v Latvia L 3-0 International Friendly
24 Feb 1999 Israel v Latvia L 2-0 International Friendly
28 Apr 1999 Latvia v Albania D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 2
05 Jun 1999 Latvia v Slovenia L 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group 2
09 Jun 1999 Greece v Latvia W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group 2
26 Jun 1999 Brazil v Latvia L 3-0 International Friendly
04 Sep 1999 Albania v Latvia D 3-3 UEFA European Championship Group 2
08 Sep 1999 Georgia v Latvia D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Group 2
09 Oct 1999 Latvia v Norway L 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group 2
02 Feb 2000 Romania v Latvia L 2-0 CYPRUS TOURNAMENT
04 Feb 2000 Slovakia v Latvia L 3-1 CYPRUS TOURNAMENT Play-off
06 Feb 2000 Latvia v Lithuania L 1-2 CYPRUS TOURNAMENT Semi-final
03 Jun 2000 Latvia v Finland W 1-0 International Friendly
16 Aug 2000 Latvia v Belarus L 0-1 International Friendly
02 Sep 2000 Latvia v Scotland L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
07 Oct 2000 Latvia v Belgium L 0-4 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
15 Nov 2000 San Marino v Latvia W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
28 Feb 2001 Liechtenstein v Latvia W 0-2 International Friendly
24 Mar 2001 Croatia v Latvia L 4-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
25 Apr 2001 Latvia v San Marino D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
02 Jun 2001 Belgium v Latvia L 3-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
06 Jun 2001 Latvia v Croatia L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
03 Jul 2001 Latvia v Estonia W 3-1 BALTIC CUP
05 Jul 2001 Latvia v Lithuania W 4-1 BALTIC CUP
15 Aug 2001 Latvia v Ukraine L 0-1 International Friendly
06 Oct 2001 Scotland v Latvia L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 6
14 Nov 2001 Latvia v Russia L 1-3 International Friendly
27 Mar 2002 Luxembourg v Latvia W 0-3 International Friendly
17 Apr 2002 Latvia v Kazakhstan W 2-1 International Friendly
22 May 2002 Finland v Latvia L 2-1 International Friendly
07 Jul 2002 Latvia v Azerbaijan D 0-0 International Friendly
21 Aug 2002 Latvia v Belarus L 2-4 International Friendly
07 Sep 2002 Latvia v Sweden D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 4
12 Oct 2002 Poland v Latvia W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group 4
20 Nov 2002 San Marino v Latvia W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group 4
12 Feb 2003 Latvia v Lithuania W 2-1 International Friendly
02 Apr 2003 Ukraine v Latvia L 1-0 International Friendly
30 Apr 2003 Latvia v San Marino W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group 4
07 Jun 2003 Hungary v Latvia L 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group 4
04 Jul 2003 Latvia v Lithuania W 2-1 BALTIC CUP
05 Jul 2003 Estonia v Latvia D 0-0 BALTIC CUP
20 Aug 2003 Latvia v Uzbekistan L 0-3 International Friendly
06 Sep 2003 Latvia v Poland L 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group 4
10 Sep 2003 Latvia v Hungary W 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group 4
11 Oct 2003 Sweden v Latvia W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group 4
15 Nov 2003 Latvia v Turkey W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Play-off 1st leg
19 Nov 2003 Turkey v Latvia D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Play-off 2nd leg
18 Feb 2004 Latvia v Kazakhstan W 3-1 Cyprus International Tournament Semi-final
19 Feb 2004 Hungary v Latvia L 2-1 Cyprus Tournament Semi-final
21 Feb 2004 Belarus v Latvia L 4-1 CYPRUS TOURNAMENT 3rd place
31 Mar 2004 Slovenia v Latvia W 0-1 International Friendly
28 Apr 2004 Latvia v Iceland D 0-0 International Friendly
06 Jun 2004 Latvia v Azerbaijan D 2-2 International Friendly
15 Jun 2004 Czech Republic v Latvia L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Finals Group D
19 Jun 2004 Latvia v Germany D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Finals Group D
23 Jun 2004 Netherlands v Latvia L 3-0 UEFA European Championship Finals Group D
18 Aug 2004 Latvia v Wales L 0-2 International Friendly
04 Sep 2004 Latvia v Portugal L 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
08 Sep 2004 Luxembourg v Latvia W 3-4 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
13 Oct 2004 Latvia v Estonia D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
17 Nov 2004 Liechtenstein v Latvia W 1-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
08 Feb 2005 Finland v Latvia L 2-1 CYPRUS TOURNAMENT Semi-final
09 Feb 2005 Austria v Latvia D 1-1 CYPRUS TOURNAMENT
30 Mar 2005 Latvia v Luxembourg W 4-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
04 Jun 2005 Russia v Latvia L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
08 Jun 2005 Latvia v Liechtenstein W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
17 Aug 2005 Latvia v Russia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
03 Sep 2005 Estonia v Latvia L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
07 Sep 2005 Latvia v Slovakia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
08 Oct 2005 Latvia v Japan D 2-2 International Friendly
12 Oct 2005 Portugal v Latvia L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
12 Nov 2005 Belarus v Latvia L 3-1 International Friendly
24 Dec 2005 Thailand v Latvia D 1-1 KINGS CUP
26 Dec 2005 Latvia v Korea DPR D 1-1 KINGS CUP
28 Dec 2005 Latvia v Oman W 2-1 KINGS CUP
30 Dec 2005 Latvia v Korea DPR W 2-1 KINGS CUP
28 May 2006 USA v Latvia L 1-0 International Friendly
16 Aug 2006 Russia v Latvia L 1-0 International Friendly
02 Sep 2006 Latvia v Sweden L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
06 Sep 2006 Luxembourg v Latvia D 0-0 International Friendly
02 Jun 2007 Latvia v Spain L 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group F
06 Jun 2007 Latvia v Denmark L 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group F
22 Aug 2007 Latvia v Moldova L 1-2 International Friendly
08 Sep 2007 Latvia v Northern Ireland W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group F
12 Sep 2007 Spain v Latvia L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group F
17 Nov 2007 Latvia v Liechtenstein W 4-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
21 Nov 2007 Sweden v Latvia L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
06 Feb 2008 Georgia v Latvia W 1-3 International Friendly
26 Mar 2008 Andorra v Latvia W 0-3 International Friendly
06 Sep 2008 Moldova v Latvia W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 2
10 Sep 2008 Latvia v Greece L 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 2
11 Oct 2008 Switzerland v Latvia L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 2
15 Oct 2008 Latvia v Israel D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 2
11 Feb 2009 Latvia v Armenia D 0-0 International Friendly
28 Mar 2009 Luxembourg v Latvia W 0-4 FIFA World Cup Europe group 2
01 Apr 2009 Latvia v Luxembourg W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 2
12 Aug 2009 Bulgaria v Latvia L 1-0 International Friendly
05 Sep 2009 Israel v Latvia W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 2
09 Sep 2009 Latvia v Switzerland D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 2
10 Oct 2009 Greece v Latvia L 5-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 2
14 Oct 2009 Latvia v Moldova W 3-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 2
22 Jan 2010 Korea Republic v Latvia L 1-0 International Friendly
11 Aug 2010 Czech Republic v Latvia L 4-1 International Friendly
03 Sep 2010 Latvia v Croatia L 0-3 UEFA European Championship Group F
07 Sep 2010 Malta v Latvia W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group F
08 Oct 2010 Greece v Latvia L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group F
12 Oct 2010 Latvia v Georgia D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
26 Mar 2011 Israel v Latvia L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
07 Oct 2011 Latvia v Malta W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group F
11 Oct 2011 Croatia v Latvia L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group F


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.