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Allbäck sends København through

Published: Tuesday 7 August 2007, 23.58CET
Beitar Jerusalem FC 1-1 FC København (aet, agg: 1-2) Marcus Allbäck scored the decisive goal seven minutes into extra time to earn a tie with SL Benfica.
by Ofer Ronen-Abels

Match statistics

Beitar JerusalemKøbenhavn

Goals scored1
 
1
Attempts on target1
 
1
Attempts off target0
 
0
Corners0
 
0
Offsides0
 
0
Fouls committed0
 
0
Yellow cards3
 
3
Red cards0
 
0

Standings

 
Published: Tuesday 7 August 2007, 23.58CET

Allbäck sends København through

Beitar Jerusalem FC 1-1 FC København (aet, agg: 1-2) Marcus Allbäck scored the decisive goal seven minutes into extra time to earn a tie with SL Benfica.

Marcus Allbäck scored the decisive goal in extra time as FC København drew 1-1 at Beitar Jerusalem FC to end the Israeli club's challenge with a 2-1 aggregate victory in a tense second qualifying round contest.

Benfica next
The 34-year-old striker struck seven minutes into extra time after Barak Itzhaki (60) had cancelled out Allbäck's only goal from the first leg in the Danish capital last week. Allbäck scored three times in the group stage last season, including one in the two meetings with SL Benfica – the Portuguese giants who now block København's path to a return to the last 32. The Eagles had the better of their two meetings last year, drawing 0-0 away before a 3-1 home victory on Matchday 5.

Grønkjær assist
Beitar endured a frustrating first half in front of a packed Teddy Stadium crowd tonight, dominating possession but creating few chances. That changed following the introduction of Aviram Baruchyan and Toto Tamuz for Milovan Mirosevic and Romulo, with Tamuz soon firing a shot into the side-netting. Itzhaki found the right side of the post on the hour, drilling the ball in after Cristián Álvarez had made the most of Idan Tal's fine pass to create the opening. It was the visitors who laughed last, though, as Jesper Grønkjær got in behind the Beitar defence to tee up Allbäck who gleefully stroked København into the next stage.

Last updated: 08/08/07 11.35CET

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Lineups

beitar jerusalem

Beitar Jerusalem

københavn

København

19
AlbermanGal Alberman
Substitution100 ET
11
AllbäckMarcus Allbäck
Yellow Card71
Goal97 ET
Substitution100 ET
5
GershonShimon Gershon
Yellow Card18
1
ChristiansenJesper Christiansen (GK)
9
ItzhakiBarak Itzhaki
Goal60
14
GravgaardMichael Gravgaard (C)
15
ZandbergMichael Zandberg
10
GrønkjærJesper Grønkjær
Yellow Card52
14
ZivYoav Ziv
Yellow Card79
5
HangelandBrede Hangeland
28
AntoneliRomulo Marcos Antoneli
Substitution62
23
KvistWilliam Kvist
Yellow Card75
4
BenadoArik Benado (C)
8
SilberbauerMichael Silberbauer
11
TalIdan Tal
Yellow Card110 ET
4
NørregaardHjalte Nørregaard
1
KaleTvrtko Kale (GK)
3
N.JensenNiclas Jensen
2
AlvarezCristian Alvarez
6
WürtzRasmus Würtz
Substitution110 ET
23
MirosevicMilovan Mirosevic
Substitution46
13
HutchinsonAtiba Hutchinson

Substitutes

18
AfekOmri Afek
17
WendtOscar Wendt
3
AmsalemDavid Amsalem
7
AíltonAílton
Substitution100 ET
26
AzrielHen Azriel
Substitution100 ET
9
NordstrandMorten Nordstrand
8
BaruchyanAviram Baruchyan
Substitution46
15
AntonssonMikael Antonsson
Substitution110 ET
10
TamuzToto Tamuz
Substitution62
27
NeestrupJacob Neestrup
22
StraussSagi Strauss
28
LaudrupMads Laudrup
17
DaninEliran Danin
41
CoeNathan Coe (GK)

Coach

Itzhak Shum (ISR) Ståle Solbakken (NOR)

Referee

Nicola Rizzoli (ITA)

Assistant referees

Andrea Stefani (ITA), Renato Faverani (ITA)

Fourth official

Domenico Celi (ITA)

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  • PenaltiesPenalties
  • Missed PenaltiesMissed Penalties
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  • SubstitutionSubstitution
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