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No-nonsense Neftchi in control

Published: Tuesday 12 July 2005, 22.05CET
PFC Neftchi 2-0 FH Hafnarfjördur The Azerbaijani champions edge closer to meeting with RSC Anderlecht.

Match statistics

NeftçiFH

Goals scored2
 
0
Attempts on target2
 
0
Attempts off target0
 
0
Corners0
 
0
Offsides0
 
0
Fouls committed0
 
0
Yellow cards1
 
2
Red cards0
 
0

Standings

 
Published: Tuesday 12 July 2005, 22.05CET

No-nonsense Neftchi in control

PFC Neftchi 2-0 FH Hafnarfjördur The Azerbaijani champions edge closer to meeting with RSC Anderlecht.

Azerbaijani club PFC Neftchi edged closer to a meeting with RSC Anderlecht by defeating FH Hafnarfjördur 2-0 in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League first qualifying round tie in Baku.

Dream encounter
Goals from Agil Mammadov and Tomislav Mishura gave Neftchi a healthy lead to take into next Wednesday's second leg in Iceland. Despite having maximum points from their opening ten Icelandic Premier League matches this season, Hafnarfjördur struggled in the heat and will have to score at least twice next week to keep alive dreams of a second round encounter with Belgian giants Anderlecht.

Last-minute strike
After a tight opening 20 minutes, it was 33-year-old midfielder Mammadov who broke the deadlock for the hosts. But it looked as though the tie might be in the balance until 24-year-old striker Mishura doubled Neftchi's advantage in the last minute.

Last updated: 13/07/05 17.11CET

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Lineups

neftçi

Neftçi

fh

FH

12
HasanzadeJahangir Hasanzade (GK)
1
LárussonDadi Lárusson (GK)
4
AbramidzeValeri Abramidze
2
A. HelgasonAudun Helgason
7
BoreţVadim Boreţ
4
NielsenTommy Nielsen
Yellow Card46
8
ChertoganovAleksandr Chertoganov
5
BjarnasonFreyr Bjarnason
10
AdamiaGiorgi Adamia
6
ÁsgeirssonÁsgeir Ásgeirsson
Substitution90+2
14
R. F. SadygovRashad F. Sadygov (C)
8
BettBaldur Bett
17
MammadovAgil Mammadov
Goal20
Substitution59
9
T. GudmundssonTryggvi Gudmundsson
19
AbbasovRuslan Abbasov
10
GudjónssonHeimir Gudjónsson (C)
Substitution46
21
NabiyevNadir Nabiyev
14
SævarssonGudmundur Sævarsson
Yellow Card45+1
22
TagizadeZaur Tagizade
Yellow Card55
22
BorgvardtAllan Borgvardt
24
CordasDarko Cordas
Substitution82
27
D. VidarssonDavíd Vidarsson

Substitutes

71
Asadulla AliyevAsadulla Aliyev (GK)
28
GunnarssonÓlafur Gunnarsson (GK)
11
MusayevBakhtiyar Musayev
Substitution82
7
J. GardarssonJónas Gardarsson
Substitution90+2
15
MishuraTomislav Mishura
Substitution59
Goal90+2
19
SnorrasonÓlafur Snorrason
Substitution46
2
GetmanIgor Getman
15
Ar. BjörnssonÁrmann Björnsson
5
GafitullinRuslan Gafitullin
17
BjörnssonAtli Björnsson
9
RahmanovElchin Rahmanov
18
AlbertssonHermann Albertsson
18
E. AliyevElvin Aliyev
26
JónssonJón Jónsson

Coach

Agaselim Mirjavadov (AZE) Ólafur Jóhannesson (ISL)

Referee

Ivan Bebek (CRO)

Assistant referees

Tomislav Setka (CRO), Damir Volf (CRO)

Fourth official

Ivan Novak (CRO)

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