Search FIFA.com
Search the web

Matches

03/11/2007500 - WeatherClear
-
  • Haidar BASHIR (4'02" 22'11" 25'12")
  • Qambar Mohammad SADEQI (19'08")
  • Hassan ALJESMI (34'15")
  • Jeremy BASQUAISE (3'01" 8'03")
  • Didier SAMOUN (8'04" 17'07" 21'10" 35'16")

Summary

UAE push France all the way

France had a tough start to the tournament, edging out the United Arab Emirates 6-5 in what was Group D's second and Saturday's third match.

More »

Line-up

1
1
2
3
3
5
8
6
10
11

Substitute(s)

12
12
4
2
5
4
6
7
7
8
9
9
11
10

Coaches

Marcelo MENDES (BRA)
(FRA) Eric CANTONA

Officials

Referee: DE CARLOS Renato (BRA)Second referee: MORSI Mohamed (EGY)Third referee: GENG Zhiwei (CHN)Timekeeper: DE MORAES Ivo (BRA)

Statistics

39Shots38
2Corner kicks7
0Overheads2
2Yellow cards3
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
47%Possession (%)53%
  • UAE - France
  • UAE - FRance
  • UAE - France
  • UAE - France
  • UAE - France
  • UAE - France

My individual performance isn't the important thing, it's how the team played, and we weren't very good. It wasn't much of a display, but we did what we had to - we won. Didier Samoun, France player