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Match summary

Honours even in Port Elizabeth

Côte d'Ivoire and Portugal showed plenty of ability but ultimately could not break the other down, battling to a hard-fought scoreless draw.

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The final whistle sounds.
90'+TOURE YAYA (Ivory Coast) takes a corner kick.
90'+F. COENTRÃO (Portugal) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on TIOTE (Ivory Coast).
90'R. AMORIM (Portugal) sees an effort go off target.
89'KEITA (Ivory Coast) illegally handles the ball.
89' ROMARIC (in) comes off the bench to replace EBOUE (out) (Ivory Coast)
88'SIMÃO (Portugal) takes a corner kick.
86'KEITA (Ivory Coast) commits a foul.
85' R. AMORIM (in) comes off the bench to replace R. MEIRELES (out) (Portugal)
84'DINDANE (Ivory Coast) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
82' KEITA (in) comes off the bench to replace GERVINHO (out) (Ivory Coast)
82'ZOKORA (Ivory Coast) commits a foul.
81'F. COENTRÃO (Portugal) commits a foul.
80'RONALDO (Portugal) strikes his free-kick wide.
79'TIENE (Ivory Coast) is penalised after committing a foul.

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Line-ups

Ivory Coast
Ivory CoastCIV
Portugal
PortugalPOR
(GK)
(GK)
(C)
66'
(C)
82'
17
10
55'
85'
20
20
62'
21
89'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
16
(GK)
12
(GK)
23
(GK)
(GK)
3
Injured
5
11
55'
13
11
66'
12
15
89'
85'
18
82'
19
62'
22
CoachCoach
Sven Göran ERIKSSON (SWE)Carlos QUEIRÓS (POR)

Match Facts

Port Elizabeth Stadium

  • Stadium namePort Elizabeth Stadium
  • CityNelson Mandela Bay/Port Elizabeth

Officials

  • Referee: Jorge Luis LARRIONDA PIETRAFESA
    Uruguay
    UruguayURU
  • Assistant Referee 1: Pablo Javier FANDINO ABATE (URU)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Mauricio ESPINOSA (URU)
  • Fourth official: Martin Emilio VAZQUEZ BROQUETAS (URU)