UEFA European Championship Qualifying

North Macedonia vs England, 2024 European Championship Qualifying, Group Stage

· UEFA European Championship Qualifying
  • 41': Enis Bardhi
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  • 59': Jani Atanasov (OG)

England end unbeaten Euro qualifying with North Macedonia draw

England secured a 1-1 draw in North Macedonia on Monday to complete an unbeaten qualifying campaign for the Euro 2024.

Match Timeline

  • 0': Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
  • 0': First Half begins.
  • 1': Foul by Isnik Alimi (North Macedonia).
  • 1': Rico Lewis (England) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 3': Attempt blocked. Ollie Watkins (England) left footed shot from very close range is blocked.
  • 3': Corner, England. Conceded by Visar Musliu.
  • 4': Attempt missed. Rico Lewis (England) left footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the left following a corner.
  • 5': Foul by Jani Atanasov (North Macedonia).
  • 5': Jack Grealish (England) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 13': Attempt blocked. Bukayo Saka (England) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Ollie Watkins.
  • 14': Declan Rice (England) hits the right post with a right footed shot from outside the box. Assisted by Jack Grealish.
  • 15': Attempt missed. Ollie Watkins (England) header from the right side of the six yard box misses to the left. Assisted by Phil Foden with a cross.
  • 16': Ezgjan Alioski (North Macedonia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 16': Foul by Trent Alexander-Arnold (England).
  • 16': Offside, North Macedonia. Jovan Manev tries a through ball, but Bojan Miovski is caught offside.
  • 16': Bukayo Saka (England) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 16': Foul by Jani Atanasov (North Macedonia).
  • 17': Eljif Elmas (North Macedonia) is shown the yellow card.
  • 18': Offside, England. Trent Alexander-Arnold tries a through ball, but Harry Maguire is caught offside.
  • 19': Foul by Jani Atanasov (North Macedonia).
  • 19': Kyle Walker (England) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 21': Bukayo Saka (England) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 21': Foul by Ezgjan Alioski (North Macedonia).
  • 21': Foul by Bojan Dimoski (North Macedonia).
  • 21': Jack Grealish (England) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 22': Corner, England. Conceded by Bojan Dimoski.
  • 25': Foul by Kyle Walker (England).
  • 25': Visar Musliu (North Macedonia) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 30': Attempt missed. Trent Alexander-Arnold (England) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.
  • 32': Foul by Isnik Alimi (North Macedonia).
  • 32': Phil Foden (England) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 33': Foul by Jani Atanasov (North Macedonia).
  • 33': Rico Lewis (England) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 34': Corner, England. Conceded by Isnik Alimi.
  • 35': Attempt blocked. Declan Rice (England) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Jack Grealish.
  • 35': Foul by Bukayo Saka (England).
  • 35': Isnik Alimi (North Macedonia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 36': Foul by Ollie Watkins (England).
  • 36': Visar Musliu (North Macedonia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 37': Penalty North Macedonia. Bojan Miovski draws a foul in the penalty area.
  • 37': Penalty conceded by Rico Lewis (England) after a foul in the penalty area.
  • 38': VAR Decision: Penalty North Macedonia.
  • 40': Rico Lewis (England) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 41': Penalty saved. Enis Bardhi (North Macedonia) right footed shot saved in the bottom right corner.
  • 41': Goal! North Macedonia 1, England 0. Enis Bardhi (North Macedonia) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner following a set piece situation.
  • 43': Foul by Bojan Dimoski (North Macedonia).
  • 43': Rico Lewis (England) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 44': Attempt blocked. Bukayo Saka (England) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
  • 45'+1': Attempt saved. Rico Lewis (England) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Bukayo Saka.
  • 45'+1': Ezgjan Alioski (North Macedonia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 45'+1': Foul by Bukayo Saka (England).
  • 45'+3': Attempt saved. Trent Alexander-Arnold (England) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Bukayo Saka.
  • 45'+3': Corner, England. Conceded by Stole Dimitrievski.
  • 45'+4': Attempt blocked. Harry Maguire (England) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Trent Alexander-Arnold with a cross.
  • 45'+4': Delay in match because of an injury Harry Maguire (England).
  • 45'+6': Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 45'+6': First Half ends, North Macedonia 1, England 0.
  • 45': Second Half begins North Macedonia 1, England 0.
  • 47': Attempt missed. Bukayo Saka (England) left footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Phil Foden.
  • 47': GOAL OVERTURNED BY VAR: Jack Grealish (England) scores but the goal is ruled out after a VAR review.
  • 47': Offside, England. Bukayo Saka tries a through ball, but Jack Grealish is caught offside.
  • 50': VAR Decision: No Goal North Macedonia 1-0 England.
  • 52': Enis Bardhi (North Macedonia) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 52': Foul by Marc Guéhi (England).
  • 56': Trent Alexander-Arnold (England) is shown the yellow card.
  • 57': Attempt blocked. Trent Alexander-Arnold (England) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Declan Rice.
  • 57': Corner, England. Conceded by Jani Atanasov.
  • 58': Substitution, England. Harry Kane replaces Ollie Watkins.
  • 59': Own Goal by Jani Atanasov, North Macedonia. North Macedonia 1, England 1.
  • 59': Foul by Bojan Miovski (North Macedonia).
  • 59': Marc Guéhi (England) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 61': Ezgjan Alioski (North Macedonia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 61': Foul by Trent Alexander-Arnold (England).
  • 62': Foul by Eljif Elmas (North Macedonia).
  • 62': Jack Grealish (England) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 64': Foul by Harry Kane (England).
  • 64': Visar Musliu (North Macedonia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 65': Attempt blocked. Eljif Elmas (North Macedonia) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Isnik Alimi.
  • 65': Corner, North Macedonia. Conceded by Kyle Walker.
  • 67': Ezgjan Alioski (North Macedonia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 67': Foul by Phil Foden (England).
  • 69': Offside, England. Phil Foden tries a through ball, but Rico Lewis is caught offside.
  • 70': Attempt saved. Jani Atanasov (North Macedonia) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Ezgjan Alioski.
  • 70': Foul by Visar Musliu (North Macedonia).
  • 70': Phil Foden (England) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 71': Attempt blocked. Bukayo Saka (England) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Rico Lewis.
  • 72': Ezgjan Alioski (North Macedonia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 72': Foul by Bukayo Saka (England).
  • 73': Foul by Isnik Alimi (North Macedonia).
  • 73': Rico Lewis (England) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 74': Enis Bardhi (North Macedonia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 74': Foul by Harry Kane (England).
  • 75': Substitution, North Macedonia. Milan Ristovski replaces Bojan Miovski.
  • 75': Substitution, North Macedonia. Tihomir Kostadinov replaces Isnik Alimi.
  • 80': Corner, England. Conceded by Visar Musliu.
  • 81': Foul by Bojan Dimoski (North Macedonia).
  • 81': Jack Grealish (England) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 82': Foul by Harry Maguire (England).
  • 82': Visar Musliu (North Macedonia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 83': Ezgjan Alioski (North Macedonia) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 83': Foul by Bukayo Saka (England).
  • 84': Substitution, England. Kalvin Phillips replaces Trent Alexander-Arnold.
  • 84': Substitution, England. Cole Palmer replaces Bukayo Saka.
  • 84': Substitution, England. Marcus Rashford replaces Jack Grealish.
  • 86': Substitution, North Macedonia. Stefan Ashkovski replaces Bojan Dimoski.
  • 87': Eljif Elmas (North Macedonia) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 87': Foul by Kyle Walker (England).
  • 87': Attempt missed. Nikola Serafimov (North Macedonia) header from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Ezgjan Alioski with a cross following a set piece situation.
  • 90': Foul by Visar Musliu (North Macedonia).
  • 90': Phil Foden (England) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 90'+1': Substitution, North Macedonia. Agon Elezi replaces Jani Atanasov.
  • 90'+1': Attempt missed. Marcus Rashford (England) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left from a direct free kick.
  • 90'+3': Foul by Agon Elezi (North Macedonia).
  • 90'+3': Phil Foden (England) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 90'+6': Attempt missed. Harry Kane (England) header from the centre of the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Kyle Walker with a cross.
  • 90'+7': Second Half ends, North Macedonia 1, England 1.
  • 0': Match ends, North Macedonia 1, England 1.

Statistics

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15 Fouls 16
2 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
3 Offsides 1
6 Corner Kicks 1
2 Saves 3
74.8 Possession 25.2
16 SHOTS 5
2 ON GOAL 3
0.1 On Target % 0.6
0 Penalty Goals 0
0 Penalty Kicks Taken 1
582 Accurate Passes 152
653 Passes 222
0.9 Pass Completion % 0.7
6 Accurate Crosses 1
21 Crosses 5
0.3 Cross % 0.2
29 Long Balls 48
15 Accurate Long Balls 19
0.5 Long Balls % 0.4
7 Blocked Shots 1
7 Effective Tackles 9
12 Tackles 16
0.6 Tackle % 0.6
4 Interceptions 9
3 Effective Clearances 25
3 Clearances 25

Game Information

Competition: UEFA European Championship Qualifying

Venue: Tose Proeski Arena
Location: Skopje, North Macedonia
Attendance: 27,982

EURO Qualifying Table

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 England 8 +18 20
2 Italy 8 +7 14
3 Ukraine 8 +3 14
4 North Macedonia 8 -10 8
Full Table

Line-Ups

MKD North Macedonia (3-4-1-2)

No. Name
1 Stole Dimitrievski (GK)
4 Nikola Serafimov
6 Visar Musliu
15 Jovan Manev
21 Jani Atanasov
18 Isnik Alimi
10 Enis Bardhi
8 Ezgjan Alioski
14 Bojan Dimoski
7 Eljif Elmas Yellow Card
9 Bojan Miovski

ENG England (4-2-3-1)

No. Name
1 Jordan Pickford (GK)
5 Marc Guéhi
6 Harry Maguire
3 Rico Lewis Yellow Card
2 Kyle Walker
8 Phil Foden
4 Declan Rice
10 Trent Alexander-Arnold Yellow Card
9 Ollie Watkins
11 Jack Grealish
7 Bukayo Saka

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