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Algeria frustrate toothless England

Algeria held England to a goalless draw in the Group C encounter in Cape Town, leaving both sides still in with a shout of qualification for the last 16.

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The final whistle sounds.
90'+GERRARD (England) swings in the corner.
90'+ROONEY (England) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on KADIR (Algeria).
90'+JOHNSON (England) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on BELHADJ (Algeria).
90'+DEFOE (England) sees an effort go off target.
89'TERRY (England) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on MATMOUR (Algeria).
88' MESBAH (in) comes off the bench to replace YEBDA (out) (Algeria)
88'LAMPARD (England) sees an effort go off target.
87'GUEDIOURA (Algeria) sees one of his shots blocked.
87'GUEDIOURA (Algeria) sees one of his shots blocked.
85'LAMPARD (England) takes a corner kick.
85' LACEN (Algeria) is booked by the referee.
85'LACEN (Algeria) is penalised after committing a foul.
84' CROUCH (in) comes off the bench to replace BARRY (out) (England)
82'LACEN (Algeria) is penalised after committing a foul.

Man of the Match

Defender

Statistics

Ball possession
47
%
53

Attempts

15Attempts11
6On-Target1
6Off-Target3

Disciplinary

13Fouls Committed13
1Yellow cards1
0Red Cards0

Attacking

10Corners3
1Offsides3
0Free kicks0
1Saves6

Line-ups

England
EnglandENG
Algeria
AlgeriaALG
(GK)
23
(GK)
(C)Misses next match if booked
(C)
63'
74'
10
14
84'
15
81'
Misses next match if booked
19
Misses next match if booked 88'
21
74'
21
SubstitutesSubstitutes
12
(GK)
(GK)
23
(GK)
(GK)
84'
Not eligible to play
11
10
15
16
Misses next match if booked
63'
81'
19
74'
20
Injured
20
88'
22
74'
CoachCoach
Fabio CAPELLO (ITA)Rabah SAADANE (ALG)

Match Facts

Cape Town

Cape Town, at the foot of iconic Table Mountain, is a cosmopolitan city with beautiful natural surrounds.

Cape Town Stadium

  • Stadium nameCape Town Stadium
  • CityCape Town
  • Overall capacity0

Weather

  • Clear Night
  • 17° CTemperature
  • 50 m/sWind
  • 25 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Ravshan IRMATOV
    Uzbekistan
    UzbekistanUZB
  • Assistant Referee 1: Rafael ILYASOV (UZB)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Bakhadyr KOCHKAROV (KGZ)
  • Fourth official: Michael HESTER (NZL)

Groups

Group C
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
USA
USA
31204315
England
ENG
31202115
Slovenia
SVN
31113304
Algeria
ALG
301202-21