Celtic Park - Glasgow 31/07/2013 - 20:45CET (19:45 local time)

Third qualifying round, First leg

Celtic - Elfsborg
1-0

Celtic - Elfsborg 1-0 - 31/07/2013 - Match page - UEFA Champions League 2014

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Celtic dig deep to earn Elfsborg advantage

Published: Wednesday 31 July 2013, 23.00CET
Celtic dig deep to earn Elfsborg advantage 
Third qualifying round ties in the balance ©Getty Images

Celtic FC earned a narrow win against IF Elfsborg in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League third qualifying round tie in Glasgow.

The Swedish champions looked as though they had done enough to claim a scoreless away draw only for Kris Commons to head home from close range on 76 minutes.

 

Lineups

celtic

Celtic

elfsborg

Elfsborg

1Forster (GK)1Stuhr-Ellegaard (GK)
3Izaguirre
Yellow Card55
6Jönsson
4Ambrose7J. Larsson
Yellow Card53
6Wilson8Svensson (C)
Yellow Card78
8Brown (C)11Mobaeck
9Samaras
Yellow Card66
Substitution86
14Keene
Yellow Card66
Substitution81
10Stokes15Klarström
Yellow Card11
15Commons
Yellow Card47
Goal76
18Bangura
Substitution81
23Lustig21Hauger
33Kayal
Substitution66
24Ishizaki
Yellow Card50
Substitution86
49Forrest25Rohdén

Substitutes

24Załuska (GK)30Hassan (GK)
2Matthews3S. Larsson
16Ledley
Substitution66
4Jørgensen
Substitution86
17Baldé9Nilsson
Substitution81
21Mulgrew
Substitution86
16Claesson
22Mouyokolo23Hult
Substitution81
32Watt27Sōderberg

Coaches

Neil Lennon (NIR) Jörgen Lennartsson (SWE)

Referee

Manuel De Sousa (POR)

Press kits

Standings

 
 

Match statistics

Celtic
Elfsborg

1

Goals scored

0

11

Total attempts

2

3

on target

0

4

off target

2

4

blocked

0

1

against woodwork

1

14

Corners

2

1

Offsides

0

3

Yellow cards

5

0

Red Cards

0

6

Fouls committed

10

10

Fouls suffered

5

0

Passes

0

0

completed

0

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Substitution
    86
    Mulgrew (in) - Samaras (out) (Celtic)
  • Substitution
    86
    Jørgensen (in) - Ishizaki (out) (Elfsborg)
  • Substitution
    81
    Nilsson (in) - Bangura (out) (Elfsborg)
  • Substitution
    81
    Hult (in) - Keene (out) (Elfsborg)

See also

  • Celtic

    Next match played UEFA Champions League: v Elfsborg, 07 August 2013, 0-0
  • Elfsborg

    Next match played UEFA Champions League: v Celtic, 07 August 2013, 0-0
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