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All Whites snatch last-gasp point

A last-gasp Winston Reid header snatched New Zealand an improbable draw against a dominant Slovakia side in their Group F opener in Rustenburg.

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The final whistle sounds.
90'+ REID (New Zealand) is booked by the referee.
90'+ REID (New Zealand) scores!!
90'+HOLOSKO (Slovakia) is ruled offside.
90'+LOCHHEAD (New Zealand) commits a foul.
90'+ KUCKA (in) comes off the bench to replace WEISS (out) (Slovakia)
88'SMELTZ (New Zealand) sees an effort go off target.
86'FALLON (New Zealand) is penalised after committing a foul.
84' STOCH (in) comes off the bench to replace VITTEK (out) (Slovakia)
83'JENDRISEK (Slovakia) takes a corner kick.
81'WOOD (New Zealand) commits a foul.
81' HOLOSKO (in) comes off the bench to replace SESTAK (out) (Slovakia)
80'STRBA (Slovakia) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on SMELTZ (New Zealand).
79'FALLON (New Zealand) sees an effort go off target.
78' CHRISTIE (in) comes off the bench to replace VICELICH (out) (New Zealand)

Man of the Match

Forward

Statistics

Ball possession
52
%
48

Attempts

8Attempts13
2On-Target3
5Off-Target7

Disciplinary

17Fouls Committed15
2Yellow cards1
0Red Cards0

Attacking

3Corners10
0Offsides1
0Free kicks0
2Saves1

Line-ups

New Zealand
New ZealandNZL
Slovakia
SlovakiaSVK
(GK)
(GK)
4
4
78'
(C)
90'+1
81'
10
72'
11
84'
11
16
14
17
(C)
19
SubstitutesSubstitutes
12
(GK)Not eligible to play
12
(GK)
(GK)
23
(GK)
13
10
81'
15
84'
18
19
90'+1
20
72'
78'
21
22
CoachCoach
Ricki Lloyd HERBERT (NZL)Vladimir WEISS (SVK)

Match Facts

Rustenburg

In the heart of the savannah bushveld is the city of Rustenburg, brimming with natural beauty at the foot of the Magaliesburg Mountains.

Royal Bafokeng Stadium

  • Stadium nameRoyal Bafokeng Stadium
  • CityRustenburg

Weather

  • Sunny
  • 6° CTemperature
  • 74 m/sWind
  • 49 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Jerome Kelvyn DAMON
    South Africa
    South AfricaRSA
  • Assistant Referee 1: Celestin NTAGUNGIRA (RWA)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Enock MOLEFE (RSA)
  • Fourth official: Ravshan IRMATOV (UZB)

Groups

Group F
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Paraguay
PAR
31203125
Slovakia
SVK
311145-14
New Zealand
NZL
30302203
Italy
ITA
302145-12