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Baník bow out with a win

Published: Thursday 26 August 2004, 0.23CET
FC Baník Ostrava 2-1 Bayer 04 Leverkusen (agg: 2-6) Czech side shine after first-leg humbling.

Match statistics

BaníkLeverkusen

Goals scored2
 
1
Attempts on target2
 
1
Attempts off target0
 
0
Corners0
 
0
Offsides0
 
0
Fouls committed0
 
0
Yellow cards1
 
0
Red cards0
 
0

Standings

 
Published: Thursday 26 August 2004, 0.23CET

Baník bow out with a win

FC Baník Ostrava 2-1 Bayer 04 Leverkusen (agg: 2-6) Czech side shine after first-leg humbling.

By Ladislav Josef

FC Baník Ostrava went some way to making up for their first-leg humbling by recording a 2-1 victory against visiting Bayer 04 Leverkusen - but it was not enough to stop the German side progressing to the UEFA Champions League 6-2 on aggregate.

Five rested
The home side's coach Frantisek Komnacký changed his usual starting lineup in five places as he rested his most experienced players for the domestic campaign - and it made a huge difference. Captain Radoslav Látal was just one usual starter who watched a thrilling game from the stands.

Nowotny out
Komnacký's opposite number, Klaus Augenthaler, sent out a full-strength side despite the forthcoming Bundesliga game against FC Bayern München. Only Jens Nowotny stayed home through injury.

Papadoulos strikes
However, the home side caused havoc in the vistors' defence on several occasions and they were rewarded in 38th minute. Mario Licka escaped the attentions of the Bayer defenders, rounded advancing goalkeeper Hans-Jörg Butt and pulled the ball back to Michal Papadoulos. The striker could not miss.

Berbatov leveller
Leverkusen, still with a four-goal advantage, sat back and defender Carsten Ramelow had to clear Zdenek Pospech's effort on the hour. The German side then gave a lesson in efficiency when Bulgarian striker Dimitar Berbatov levelled the scores 14 minutes from time.

Zurek joy
Nevertheless Baník pushed for victory and two substitutes conjured up the home side's second goal six minutes later. Martin Cízek delivered the accurate cross, Libor Zurek smartly chested the ball down and his hard shot bounced off the bar into the net.

Last updated: 26/08/04 13.19CET

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Lineups

baník

Baník

leverkusen

Leverkusen

22
RaškaMartin Raška (GK)
1
ButtJörg Butt (GK)
6
BystroňDavid Bystroň
3
Roque JuniorRoque Junior
8
BestaPavel Besta
4
JuanJuan
10
SlončíkRadek Slončík (C)
Substitution46
6
LucicTeddy Lucic
11
ZavadilPavel Zavadil
Substitution71
7
PontéRobson Ponté
Substitution60
14
PapadopulosMichal Papadopulos
Goal38
Substitution78
9
BerbatovDimitar Berbatov
Goal76
15
HoffmannJosef Hoffmann
11
FrançaFrança
Substitution72
17
PospěchZdeněk Pospěch
16
KrzynówekJacek Krzynówek
21
MatušovičMiroslav Matušovič
25
SchneiderBernd Schneider
23
LickaMario Licka
28
RamelowCarsten Ramelow (C)
Substitution77
25
VelkoborskýJan Velkoborský
35
PlacenteDiego Placente

Substitutes

1
KönigMiroslav König (GK)
20
StarkeTom Starke (GK)
4
KotrysDavid Kotrys
8
JonesJermaine Jones
7
ČížekMartin Čížek
Substitution46
10
FreierPaul Freier
Substitution60
18
DvorníkJosef Dvorník
12
VoroninAndriy Voronin
Substitution72
26
ŽůrekLibor Žůrek
Substitution71
Yellow Card82
Goal82
14
BalitschHanno Balitsch
Substitution77
27
VaradiAdam Varadi
Substitution78
19
BabićMarko Babić
29
Callsen-BrackerJan-Ingwer Callsen-Bracker

Coach

František Komňacký (CZE) Klaus Augenthaler (GER)

Referee

Manuel Mejuto González (ESP)

Assistant referees

Oscar David Martinez Samaniego (ESP), Javier Novoa Robles (ESP)

Fourth official

Evaristo Puentes Leira (ESP)

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