2018 World Cup: Senegal 0-1 Colombia - As it happened

2018 World Cup: Senegal 0-1 Colombia - As it happened

by Austin Ditlhobolo

Thursday Jun 28, 2018. 18:17

Welcome to LIVE coverage of the 2018 World Cup Group H match between Senegal and Colombia from the Samara Arena in Samara.


Senegal: K N’Diaye, Gassama, Sane, Koulibaly, Sabaly, Keita, Sarr, Kouyate, Gueye, Mane, Niang.

Colombia: Ospina, Arias, Mina, Mojica, D Sanchez, C Sanchez, Rodriguez, Cuadrado, Uribe, Quintero, Falcao.

Commentary (press F5 to refresh)

All times CAT

1' - The game is underway.

5' -  Colombia winger Cuadrado's cross is blocked by Senegal full-back Sabaly as the Lions of Teranga defence look to contain the Coffee Growers.

10' - Senegal goalkeeper K.N'Diaye gathers Colombia midfielder Uribe's deflected effort.

15' - GOOD SAVE! Colombia playmaker Quintero forces K.N'Diaye into a good save with a well-taken free-kick.

20' - Colombia keeper Ospina gathers Senegal winger Balde's free-kick with ease as the Lions of Teranga began to press the Coffee Growers.

25' - Colombia striker Falcao heads wide from close range with the Senegal defence caught ball watching.

30' - It is still 0-0 as we reach the half-hour mark.

30' - Colombia sub: Muriel IN, Rodriguez OUT.

35' - Senegal try to launch a quick attack through Mane, who is fouled just outside the Colombia box.

40' - It remains goalless as we approach the half-time break.

45' - The fourth official ahs added three minutes.

HALF-TIME: Senegal 0-0 Colombia.

46' - The second-half is underway.

50' - Mane plays a through pass for his Senegal team-mate I.Sarr, who is ruled offside.

55' - Colombia have dominated possession thus far, but they are struggling to penetrate the Senegalese backline.

60' - It remains goalless as we reach the hour-mark.

65' - Falcao tries to beat K.N'Diaye from range, but the Colombia striker missed the target.

70' - Play is stopped as Senegal full-back Sabaly is down injured.

74' - Senegal sub: Wague IN, Sabaly OUT.

74' - GOAL! Senegal 0-1 Colombia. Mina heads home to hand the Coffee Growers the hand.

75' - Fifteen minutes left on the clock for Senegal to level matters.

80' - GOOD SAVE! Senegal striker Niang forces Colombia keeper Ospina into a fine save with a powerful shot as Senegal look to level matters.

80' - Senegal sub: Konate IN, Keita OUT.

83' - Colombia sub: Lerma IN, Uribe OUT.

85' - Colombia are looking to hold on to their slender lead in the closing stages of the game.

86' - Senegal sub: Sakho IN, Niang OUT.

89' - Colombia sub: Borja IN, Falcao OUT.

90' -  The fourth official has added four minutes.

FULL-TIME: Senegal 0-1 Colombia.

Colombia advance to the Round of 16, while Senegal are eliminated from the competition.

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