Match statistics

MiddlesbroughSteaua

Goals scored4
 
2
Attempts on target5
 
4
Attempts off target8
 
2
Corners3
 
4
Offsides1
 
1
Fouls committed21
 
15
Yellow cards2
 
2
Red cards0
 
0

Standings

 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • 90+4
    Viduka (Middlesbrough) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Rădoi (Steaua).
  • 90+3
    Rădoi (Steaua) strikes a free kick into the wall.
  • 90+2
    Queudrue (Middlesbrough) fouls.
  • 90+2
    Queudrue (Middlesbrough) fouls.
  • 90+2
    Ghionea (Steaua) delivers the corner.
  • 90+2
    Dică (Steaua) has a shot blocked.
  • 90+1
    Goian (Steaua) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Queudrue (Middlesbrough).
  • Substitution
    90
    Ehiogu (in) - Hasselbaink (out) (Middlesbrough)
  • Goal
    89
    Maccarone (Middlesbrough) scores!
    Middlesbrough's incredible fairytale seems complete as history repeats itself when Maccarone, the same man who got the fourth goal against FC Basel in the last round, scores the home side's vital fourth again with a diving header from Downing's cross.
  • 88
    Neşu (Steaua) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Queudrue (Middlesbrough).
  • 88
    Hasselbaink (Middlesbrough) misses the target.
  • Substitution
    86
    Neşu (in) - Boştină (out) (Steaua)
  • 86
    Queudrue (Middlesbrough) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Dică (Steaua).
  • 84
    Carlos (Steaua) makes a save.
  • 83
    Boateng (Middlesbrough) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Baciu (Steaua).
  • Substitution
    81
    Baciu (in) - Oprita (out) (Steaua)
  • 80
    Ghionea (Steaua) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Hasselbaink (Middlesbrough).
  • 79
    Rochemback (Middlesbrough) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Lovin (Steaua).
  • 78
    Viduka (Middlesbrough) misses the target.
  • 75
    Riggott (Middlesbrough) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Ghionea (Steaua).
  • Yellow Card
    74
    Lovin (Steaua) is booked.
  • Yellow Card
    74
    Balan (Steaua) is booked.
  • 74
    Balan (Steaua) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Yakubu (Middlesbrough).
  • Goal
    73
    Riggott (Middlesbrough) scores!
    Steaua fail to clear their lines from a corner and Downing fires in a low, left-footed shot which Portuguese goalkeeper Fernandes can only palm into the path of Chris Riggott, who follows up to score. Middlesbrough now need just one more goal to complete another astonishing fightback.
  • 71
    Rochemback (Middlesbrough) misses the target.
  • 67
    Dică (Steaua) fouls.
  • 67
    Viduka (Middlesbrough) misses the target.
  • 66
    Parnaby (Middlesbrough) misses the target.
  • Substitution
    65
    Balan (in) - Iacob (out) (Steaua)
  • Goal
    64
    Viduka (Middlesbrough) scores!
    Stewart Downing's deep cross from the left wing tempts goalkeeper Carlos Alberto Fernandes off his line and Viduka beats him to it by rising highest to nod the ball into the unguarded net and level the scores on the night.
  • 64
    Boştină (Steaua) is penalised for a foul on Boateng (Middlesbrough).
  • 63
    Rochemback (Middlesbrough) is penalised for a foul on Marin (Steaua).
  • Yellow Card
    62
    Hasselbaink (Middlesbrough) is shown a yellow card.
  • 61
    Carlos (Steaua) makes a save.
  • Yellow Card
    60
    Boateng (Middlesbrough) is shown a yellow card.
  • 60
    Boateng (Middlesbrough) is penalised for a foul on Rădoi (Steaua).
  • 60
    Carlos (Steaua) makes a save.
  • 58
    Viduka (Middlesbrough) has a shot blocked.
  • 56
    Riggott (Middlesbrough) is penalised for a foul on Iacob (Steaua).
  • Substitution
    55
    Yakubu (in) - A. Taylor (out) (Middlesbrough)
  • 54
    Boateng (Middlesbrough) misses the target.
  • 53
    Carlos (Steaua) makes a save.
  • 53
    Viduka (Middlesbrough) has an effort on goal.
  • 52
    Carlos (Steaua) makes a save.
  • 52
    Oprita (Steaua) is penalised for a foul on Downing (Middlesbrough).
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
  • 45+3
    Parnaby (Middlesbrough) is penalised for a foul on Marin (Steaua).
  • 45+1
    Maccarone (Middlesbrough) takes the corner.
  • 45+1
    Rădoi (Steaua) is penalised for a foul on Boateng (Middlesbrough).
  • 45+1
    Viduka (Middlesbrough) has a shot blocked.
  • 45
    Ogăraru (Steaua) is penalised for a foul on Downing (Middlesbrough).
  • 44
    Boateng (Middlesbrough) is penalised for a foul on Marin (Steaua).
  • 42
    Queudrue (Middlesbrough) is penalised for a foul on Iacob (Steaua).
  • 41
    Ogăraru (Steaua) is penalised for a foul on Downing (Middlesbrough).
  • 40
    A. Taylor (Middlesbrough) misses the target.
  • 40
    Ogăraru (Steaua) fouls.
  • 39
    Viduka (Middlesbrough) has a shot blocked.
  • 38
    Boateng (Middlesbrough) has a shot blocked.
  • 38
    Viduka (Middlesbrough) is flagged for offside.
  • Goal
    33
    Maccarone (Middlesbrough) scores!
    Australian international Mark Viduka finds substitute Massimo Maccarone in space on the right-hand edge of the penalty area and the Italian buries the ball into the far corner to spark hopes of another famous Middlesbrough comeback.
  • 32
    Maccarone (Middlesbrough) is penalised for a foul on Ghionea (Steaua).
  • 31
    Iacob (Steaua) misses the target.
  • 30
    Queudrue (Middlesbrough) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Dică (Steaua).
  • 30
    Hasselbaink (Middlesbrough) misses the target.
  • 29
    Maccarone (Middlesbrough) delivers the corner.
  • 29
    Hasselbaink (Middlesbrough) has a shot blocked.
  • 28
    Riggott (Middlesbrough) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Dică (Steaua).
  • 28
    Riggott (Middlesbrough) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Boştină (Steaua).
  • Substitution
    26
    Maccarone (in) - Southgate (out) (Middlesbrough)
  • Goal
    24
    Goian (Steaua) scores!
    Dorin Goian makes Middlesbrough's task even more formidable as he puts the Romanians two in front. Replacement goalkeeper Jones fumbles his header from a corner and the rebound falls to Goian, who buries the follow-up to leave the home side needing four goals to reach the final, just as they did in the previous round.
  • 24
    Jones (Middlesbrough) makes a save.
  • 24
    Goian (Steaua) has an effort on goal.
  • 24
    Boştină (Steaua) delivers the corner.
  • 23
    Boştină (Steaua) delivers the corner.
  • 21
    Rădoi (Steaua) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Viduka (Middlesbrough).
  • 21
    Rochemback (Middlesbrough) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Lovin (Steaua).
  • 18
    Rochemback (Middlesbrough) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Marin (Steaua).
  • Goal
    16
    Dică (Steaua) scores!
    Petre Marin's causes problems for Middlesbrough with a dipping drive from 25 metres and goalkeeper Bradley Jones can only parry the shot into the path of Nicolae Dica, who fires it past him into the corner of the net to put Steaua firmly in control of the tie.
  • 16
    Jones (Middlesbrough) makes a save.
  • 16
    Marin (Steaua) has an effort on goal.
  • 14
    Boateng (Middlesbrough) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Oprita (Steaua).
  • 11
    Iacob (Steaua) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 10
    Iacob (Steaua) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Jones (Middlesbrough).
  • 9
    Dică (Steaua) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Southgate (Middlesbrough).
  • 8
    Carlos (Steaua) makes a save.
  • 8
    Downing (Middlesbrough) delivers the corner.
  • 6
    Iacob (Steaua) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Rochemback (Middlesbrough).
  • 4
    Jones (Middlesbrough) makes a save.
  • 3
    Dică (Steaua) misses the target.
  • 2
    Boştină (Steaua) delivers the corner.
  • 2
    Parnaby (Middlesbrough) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Boştină (Steaua).
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red card
    Red card
  • Yellow card
    Yellow card
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution
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