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Overview

Match summary

Iraq frustrated as Kiwis make point

New Zealand held Iraq to a goalless draw at Ellis Park that eliminated the Asian champions and sealed South Africa's presence in the semi-finals.

Statistics

Ball possession
49
%
51

Attempts

11Attempts12
4On-Target5
6Off-Target6

Disciplinary

11Fouls Committed21
0Yellow cards4
0Red Cards0

Attacking

4Corners7
3Offsides2
14Free kicks23
0Saves0

Line-ups

Iraq
IraqIRQ
New Zealand
New ZealandNZL
(GK)
12
(GK)
85'
Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
71'
7
56'
Misses next match if booked
(C)
46' HT
(C)
Misses next match if booked
10
11
67'
68'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)Absent
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
46' HT
67'
13
Misses next match if booked 68'
16
85'
56'
18
Misses next match if booked 71'
19
19
20
21
22
CoachCoach
Velibor MILUTINOVIC TOMIC (YUG)Ricki Lloyd HERBERT (NZL)

Match Facts

Johannesburg

Ellis Park Stadium

  • Stadium nameEllis Park Stadium
  • CityJohannesburg

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy Night
  • 13° CTemperature
  • 30 m/sWind
  • 58 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Howard WEBB
    England
    EnglandENG
  • Assistant Referee 1: Michael MULLARKEY (ENG)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Peter KIRKUP (ENG)
  • Fourth official: Jorge LARRIONDA (URU)

Groups

Group A
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
South Africa
RSA
31112204
Iraq
IRQ
30210102
New Zealand
NZL
30120701
Spain
ESP
33008009