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Mustafa double downs Sparta

Published: Thursday 14 November 2002, 21.00CET
Denizlispor 2-1 AC Sparta Praha (Agg: 2-1) Two goals from Mustafa Özkan seal win.

Match statistics

DenizlisporSparta Praha

Goals scored2
 
0
Attempts on target2
 
0
Attempts off target0
 
0
Corners0
 
0
Offsides0
 
0
Fouls committed0
 
0
Yellow cards2
 
3
Red cards0
 
0

Standings

 
Published: Thursday 14 November 2002, 21.00CET

Mustafa double downs Sparta

Denizlispor 2-1 AC Sparta Praha (Agg: 2-1) Two goals from Mustafa Özkan seal win.

Mustafa Özkan scored twice to give Denizlispor a 2-0 victory over AC Sparta Praha and send the Turkish side through to the third round of the UEFA Cup as 2-1 winners on aggregate.

Bright start
Sparta were defending a 1-0 lead from the first leg a fortnight ago but looked in for a long night as Denizlispor attacked them right from the start. The home team began brightly and had Sparta on the defensive although the Czech side did have their moments and went close to scoring on ten minutes.

Ozkan opener
However, Denizlispor took the lead in the 23rd minute when Mustafa met Péter Kabát's cross to score past goalkeeper Jaromir Blazek from a tight angle.

Kahraman chance
Denizlispor almost built on their lead five minutes later when Kabat's 25-metre free-kick hit the post. Just before half-time Ilyas Kahraman escaped the Sparta defence but, from just inside the area, he lobbed the ball wide of the goal.

Penalty decider
Sparta were once again put on the defensive early in the second half and went further behind in the 53rd minute. Blazek brought down Denizlispor's Henrich Bencik in the area and Mustafa converted the resultant penalty.

Sparta press
Sparta pressed for the all-important away goal and went close on a number of occasions, but the home defence held firm to record a memorable victory.

Last updated: 14/11/02 22.03CET

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Lineups

denizlispor

Denizlispor

sparta praha

Sparta Praha

17
HeinenDirk Heinen
29
BlažekJaromír Blažek
Yellow Card53
2
HietanenJanne Hietanen
2
GrygeraZdeněk Grygera
3
CimenHakan Cimen
Yellow Card58
4
MarešPavel Mareš
Substitution81
5
KahramanIlyas Kahraman
Substitution75
6
PoborskýKarel Poborský
8
KratochvílRoman Kratochvíl
8
NovotnýJiří Novotný (C)
Yellow Card88
11
Mustafa ÖzkanMustafa Özkan
Goal24
Goal54
10
MichalíkRastislav Michalík
19
BencikHenrich Bencik
Substitution84
15
PospíšilMichal Pospíšil
Substitution63
22
Ali TandoğanAli Tandoğan (C)
16
HübschmanTomáš Hübschman
Yellow Card90
25
KabátPéter Kabát
Yellow Card88
Substitution90
19
M. PetrášMartin Petráš
55
ErtugrulBulent Ertugrul
20
JarošíkJiří Jarošík
76
Servet ÇetinServet Çetin
23
BaranekMiroslav Baranek
Substitution46

Substitutes

1
KücükSüleyman Kücük
30
ŠpitMichal Špit
6
KartopLevent Kartop
5
FlachbartJan Flachbart
9
Ersen MartinErsen Martin
Substitution84
7
ZelenkaLukáš Zelenka
Substitution63
10
ÜçüncüBülent Üçüncü
9
KinclMarek Kincl
Substitution46
20
BoyrazSerdal Boyraz
Substitution75
11
ObajdinJosef Obajdin
28
Mustafa KeçeliMustafa Keçeli
17
SivokTomáš Sivok
51
BayerÖzgür Bayer
Substitution90
22
ČížekTomáš Čížek
Substitution81

Coach

Riza Çalimbay (TUR) Jozef Jarabinský (CZE)

Referee

Michael Weiner (GER)

Assistant referees

Harald Sather (GER), Carsten Kadach (GER)

Fourth official

Uwe Kemmling (GER)

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