Irish Universities Football Union

World University Games Mens - Ireland 0-1 Canada

World University Games Mens - Ireland 0-1 Canada

06 July 2009

Ireland were defeated in the first play off game vs Canada at FC Makis Stadium today.

For match photos click here

Ireland went into this game determined to get their first win after three one goal defeats in the group stages to Uruguay, Italy and Korea. Ireland dominated the game from start to finish in the swealtering temperatures and humidy in Belgrade and missed umpteen chances. Canada were awarded a penalty with 15 mins to go and James Scholefield beat Billy Brennan for the games only goal. Ireland now play Ghana on Wednesday in the 13th to 16th Place play offs.


 CAN  - Canada 
2Seymour PaulD        
4Levesque-Tremblay AlexandreD        
6Marrello AlexanderM      1 
7Scholefield JamesM1  1/1    
8Smith Graham (C)D        
9Revivo DanielF        
11Mcfarlane ColeM        
12Smith JamaalD        
18D'angelo MatthewF        
21Al-Shaibani HaidarGK        
22Couturier GuillaumeM        
1Kowan AndrewGK        
3Konye JohnD        
5Gavric BrankoM        
13Barandica-Hamilton JersonM        
14Colvin BrettM        
23Singh Gill Jashandeep (jason)D        
Coach :  Mosher Michael
IRL- Ireland 
2Zambra Dean         
3Boyd Ciaran         
4Surgenor Mark       1 
8Harkin Gareth         
9Mulroy John         
13Cleary Brian         
14Mcmenamin Oisin         
15Roche Stephen         
16Brennan BillyGK 1      
19Mcmahon Peter         
20Forker Mark (C)       1 
1Coulter RyanGK        
5Forde Ciaran         
7Rusk Graham         
10Costello James         
11O'sullvian David         
12Mcsweeney Michael         
17Teggart Alan         
18Daly Brendan         
Coach :  Harding Kieran


-nn Time when player substituted out
+nn Time when player substituted in
2Y=R 2nd Yellow = Red Card
A Absent
FC Fouls Committed
FS Fouls Suffered
GA Goals Against
GF Goals For GK Goalkeeper
Min Minutes Played
PK Penalty Kicks (Goals/Shots)
Pos Position
R Expulsions (Red Cards)
SG/S Shots on Goal/Shots
Y Cautions (Yellow Cards)

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