Matches

04/11/2009
2:0 (1:0)
  • Furkan SEKER (2')
  • Ufuk OZBEK (90'+2)

Summary

Turkey grind past UAE
A ten-man Turkey were made to work hard to finally wrestle past United Arab Emirates 2-0 and earn a berth in the quarter-finals at Nigeria 2009. More »

Line-up

1
17
2
5
4
6
5
8
6
9
7
10
9
12
10
15
11
16
18
18
19
21

Substitute(s)

12
1
21
19
3
2
8
3
13
4
14
7
15
11
16
13
17
14
20
20

Coaches

Abdullah ERCAN (TUR)
(UAE) ALI EBRAHIM

Officials

Referee: Eddy MAILLET (SEY)Assistant Referee 1: Evarist MENKOUANDE (CMR)Assistant Referee 2: Jason DAMOO (SEY)Fourth official: Viktor KASSAI (HUN)

Have Your Say

(Total comments 14)


Latest Comments:
mexico24
05/11/2009 at 04:57
mexico24 (USA)
GOOD JOB TURKEY I HOPE TO SEE THE FINAL BEIGN TURKEY VS MEXICO
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Al3asol
04/11/2009 at 21:08
Al3asol (Egypt)
what a disappointed result :(
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aguero89
04/11/2009 at 20:58
aguero89 (Norway)
played with 10 men, 50 minuts and score one more at the last minut, Turkiye;)
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Statistics

11Shots18
4Corner kicks3
1Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
1Red Cards0
45%Possession (%)55%
  • Turkey's Okan Alkan (L) and United Arab Emirates Abdelaziz Abbas in action
  • United Arab Emirates' Abdelaziz Abbas in action with Turkey's Omer Ali Sahiner
  • United Arab Emirates coach Ali Ebrahim
  • Turkey's Furkan Seker scores
  • Turkey's coach Abdullah Ercan
  • Turkey celebrate
"We didn't play well in first half, but in the second half we controlled the match. When you are playing with ten men it is very different. I am very satisfied with the players efforts. It was a difficult game but in the end we are pleased to qualify." Abudullah Ercan, Turkey coach