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Late goal delights Žilina

Published: Wednesday 30 July 2003, 21.59CET
MŠK Žilina 1-0 Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC Marek Bazik's 86th-minute strike gives the Slovakian team a slender lead.

Match statistics

ŽilinaM. Tel-Aviv

Goals scored1
 
0
Attempts on target1
 
0
Attempts off target0
 
0
Corners0
 
0
Offsides0
 
0
Fouls committed0
 
0
Yellow cards4
 
4
Red cards0
 
0

Standings

 
Published: Wednesday 30 July 2003, 21.59CET

Late goal delights Žilina

MŠK Žilina 1-0 Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC Marek Bazik's 86th-minute strike gives the Slovakian team a slender lead.

A late goal from Marek Bazik gave Slovakian champions MŠK Žilina a 1-0 first-leg victory against Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC in the UEFA Champions League second qualifying round.

Fortunate break
With four minutes left to play, Miroslav Barcik's cross deflected off team-mate Zdeno Štreba and fell kindly for Bazik, who made no mistake from close range. The home side could even have doubled their advantage ahead of the away leg, with Michal Gottwald's effort in the closing minutes forcing a good save from Maccabi goalkeeper Liran Strauber.

Even start
Both teams started the match cautiously, with the Israeli Premier League side enjoying marginally the better of the few chances there were, and Bruno Reis and Andrejs Prohorenkovs both going close for the visitors in the opening 45 minutes.

Žilina chances
The second half began in similarly tight fashion, although Barcik and Vladimír Staš might have scored for the home side, while Maccabi's Avi Nimny shot high over the crossbar when well placed after 71 minutes. It seemed the game would end goalless, until Bazik's dramatic late intervention.

Last updated: 31/07/03 0.53CET

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Lineups

žilina

Žilina

m. tel-aviv

M. Tel-Aviv

18
TrabalíkIvan Trabalík (GK)
1
StrauberLiran Strauber (GK)
4
KonecnýMartin Konecný
5
Gadi BrumerGadi Brumer
5
ĎuricaMartin Ďurica
3
Abo SiamSalem Abo Siam
Yellow Card85
6
ŠtrbaZdeno Štrba
Yellow Card73
7
BaninTal Banin
Yellow Card57
Substitution66
7
LabantBranislav Labant (C)
8
NimniAvi Nimni (C)
8
ZabavníkRadoslav Zabavník
17
PantsilJohn Pantsil
10
BarčíkMiroslav Barčík
23
ProhorenkovsAndrejs Prohorenkovs
Yellow Card54
12
StašVladimír Staš
Substitution66
30
ReisBruno Reis
20
SninskýDušan Sninský
Yellow Card38
24
Eli BitonEli Biton
Substitution79
23
FabušMartin Fabuš
Substitution68
26
Ben Haim ITal Ben Haim I
25
PutíkPavel Putík
Substitution76
19
T. CohenTamir Cohen
Yellow Card64

Substitutes

1
MuchaJán Mucha (GK)
22
NirGal Nir (GK)
2
KosmelDaniel ' Kosmel
11
L. CohenLiran Cohen
Substitution79
11
BazíkMarek Bazík
Substitution76
Goal86
Yellow Card87
21
OvedReuven Oved
17
GottwaldMichal Gottwald
Substitution68
Yellow Card90+3
20
CrispisAssaf Crispis
Substitution66
21
CervenecL'uboš Cervenec
27
DayanRoy Dayan
14
KlagoMarián Klago
15
NachtailerJacov Nachtailer
28
DrahnoMichal Drahno
Substitution66
29
MishaelofMoshe Mishaelof

Coach

Milan Lešický (SVK) Nir Klinger (ISR)

Referee

Tonny Kolbech Poulsen (DEN)

Assistant referees

Bill René Hansen (DEN), Palle Udsen (DEN)

Fourth official

Steen Knudsen (DEN)

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