Slovakia 1-1 Ireland – Match Recap – Euro 2012 Qualifying – 12 October 2010
Slovakia hosted the Republic of Ireland in UEFA Euro 2012 Qualifying on Tuesday, October 12, 2010.
Slovakia 1-1 Ireland Recap
Ireland earned a draw on the road but a missed penalty will leave them disappointed to not get the three points.
Both goals were in the first half as Sean St Ledger scored for Ireland in the 16th minute and Jan Durica added Slovakia’s in the 36th minute.
Ireland had a chance to take the lead just before halftime but a missed penalty from Robbie Keane kept it at 1-1.
Overall, possession was about even as well as shots.
Both teams now have seven points through four matches and are two points behind Russia in Group B.
Slovakia 1-1 Ireland Match Stats
|Jan Durica (36)||Sean St. Ledger (16)|
|Robbie Keane (pen miss 45)|
|Shots (on Goal)||18(6)||7(3)|
|Time of Possession||47%||53%|