1993 Commonwealth of Independent States Cup

The 1993 Commonwealth of Independent States Cup was the first edition of the competition between the champions of former republics of Soviet Union. It was won by Spartak Moscow who defeated Belarusian side Belarus Minsk in the final.

1993 Commonwealth of Independent States Cup
CIS Cup, Кубок Содружества 1993
Tournament details
Host countryRussia
Dates25–31 January 1993
Teams15
Venue(s)3 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
ChampionsRussia Spartak Moscow (1st title)
Tournament statistics
Matches played23
Goals scored103 (4.48 per match)
Attendance29,900 (1,300 per match)
Top scorer(s)Georgia (country) Shota Arveladze
(5 goals)
1994

ParticipantsEdit

Team Qualification Participation
  Spartak Moscow 1992 Russian Top League champions 1st
  Belarus Minsk 1992–93 Belarusian Premier League 2nd team as of the winter break1 1st
  Ekranas Panevėžys 1992–93 LFF Lyga 1st team as of the winter break 1st
  Skonto Riga 1992 Latvian Higher League champions 1st
  Norma Tallinn 1992 Meistriliiga champions 1st
  Zimbru Chișinău 1992 Moldovan National Division champions 1st
  Dinamo Tbilisi 1991–92 Umaglesi Liga champions 1st
  Neftchi Baku 1992 Azerbaijan Top League champions 1st
  Homenetmen Yerevan 1992 Armenian Premier League champions2 1st
  Kairat Almaty 1992 Kazakhstan Premier League champions 1st
  Pakhtakor Tashkent 1992 Uzbek League champions3 1st
  Regar Tursunzoda 1992 Tajik League runners-up4 1st
  Alga Bishkek 1992 Kyrgyzstan League champions 1st
  Köpetdag Aşgabat 1992 Ýokary Liga champions 1st
  Russia U19 national team Unofficial entry, not eligible to advance past group stage.5 1st

1 Belarus Minsk (formerly a reserve team for Dinamo Minsk) replaced 1992 champions Dinamo Minsk, whose almost entire squad at the same time traveled to play friendly matches in South America as a part of Belarus national football team.
2 Homenetmen Yerevan were one of two teams equally declared 1992 Armenian champions along with Shirak.
3 Pakhtakor Tashkent were one of two teams equally declared 1992 Uzbekistan champions along with Neftchi Fergana.
4 Regar Tursunzoda replaced champions Pamir Dushanbe, who refused to participate.
5 Due to political situation in Crimea and Black Sea area,   Tavriya Simferopol (1992 Ukrainian champions) were originally drawn into Group C. They were not allowed to compete by Football Federation of Ukraine and were replaced by unofficial participants Russia U19 national team.[1]

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Spartak Moscow 2 2 0 0 15 0 +15 4
  Skonto Riga 2 1 0 1 1 7 −6 2
  Neftchi Baku 2 0 0 2 0 9 −9 0

ResultsEdit

Neftchi Baku  0 – 1  Skonto Riga
Astafjevs   75'

Spartak Moscow  7 – 0  Skonto Riga
Bestchastnykh   14'
Tsymbalar   15'
Radchenko   43' (pen.)
Pisarev   52'
Cherenkov   85' (pen.)
Tikhonov   90'
Attendance: 4,000
Referee: Vadim Zhuk (Belarus)

Spartak Moscow  8 – 0  Neftchi Baku
Khelstov   6'
Karpin   22', 76', 81'
Lediakhov   42'
Azimov   53' (o.g.)
Pyatnitsky   78'
Pisarev   83'

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Dinamo Tbilisi 3 2 1 0 10 5 +5 5
  Köpetdag Aşgabat 3 1 1 1 9 6 +3 3
  Pakhtakor Tashkent 3 1 1 1 8 9 −1 3
  Zimbru Chișinău 3 0 1 2 5 12 −7 1

ResultsEdit

Dinamo Tbilisi  5 – 2  Pakhtakor Tashkent
Sh.Arveladze   15', 73'
Kinkladze   39'
Kavelashvili   60'
Rekhviashvili   74'
Kechinov   75'
Khodiyev   89'
Attendance: 500
Referee: Vadim Zhuk (Belarus)
Zimbru Chișinău  1 – 6  Köpetdag Aşgabat
Nani   66' Muhadow   6', 26'
Mingazow   40'
Kirillov   44'
Nurmyradow   79' (pen.)
Korzh   89'
Attendance: 300

Pakhtakor Tashkent  3 – 1  Köpetdag Aşgabat
Qosimov   54', 61'
Kechinov   66' (pen.)
Nurmyradow   23'
Dinamo Tbilisi  3 – 1  Zimbru Chișinău
Sh.Arveladze   7', 48'
Inalishvili   52'
Nani   29'
Attendance: 500

Dinamo Tbilisi  2 – 2  Köpetdag Aşgabat
Kavelashvili   11'
Sh.Arveladze   82'
Nurmyradow   30'
A.Meredow   72'
Pakhtakor Tashkent  3 – 3  Zimbru Chișinău
Kechinov   12', 24'
Qosimov   36'
Cleșcenco   22', 65', 80'
Spartak Manege, Moscow
Attendance: 150

Group CEdit

  • Unofficial table
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Ekranas Panevėžys 3 2 1 0 7 2 +5 5
  Russia U19 3 2 0 1 8 3 +5 4
  Kairat Almaty 3 1 1 1 3 2 +1 3
  Alga Bishkek 3 0 0 3 4 12 −8 0
  • Official table
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Ekranas Panevėžys 2 1 1 0 5 1 +4 3
  Kairat Almaty 2 1 1 0 3 2 +1 3
  Alga Bishkek 2 0 0 2 3 8 −5 0

ResultsEdit

Ekranas Panevėžys  2 – 1  Russia U19
Poderis   2'
Vainoras   42' (pen.)
Chudin   49'
Kairat Almaty  3 – 2  Alga Bishkek
Abildayev   16'
Aubakirov   29'
Naidovsky   43'
Makhmutov   88'
Izrailov   90'
Spartak Manege, Moscow
Attendance: 150

Alga Bishkek  1 – 5  Ekranas Panevėžys
Šuliauskas   85' (o.g.) Šlekys   47', 54'
Poderis   62', 77', 86'
Spartak Manege, Moscow
Attendance: 200
Referee: Igor Egorov (Russia)
Kairat Almaty  0 – 3
(awarded)
  Russia U19

The match was awarded as 3–0 win for Russia as Kairat refused to play against unofficial participant.


Ekranas Panevėžys  0 – 0  Kairat Almaty
Attendance: 300
Alga Bishkek  1 – 4  Russia U19
Izrailov   21' Kharlachev   56'
Chudin   74'
Zazulin   76'
Zernov   90'
Attendance: 150
Referee: A.Aslanov (Azerbaijan)

Group DEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Belarus Minsk 3 3 0 0 9 2 +7 6
  Norma Tallinn 3 1 1 1 8 4 +4 3
  Homenetmen Yerevan 3 1 1 1 5 6 −1 3
  Regar Tursunzoda 3 0 0 3 3 13 −10 0

ResultsEdit

Homenetmen Yerevan  0 – 2  Belarus Minsk
Shtanyuk   11'
Kachura   82'
Regar Tursunzoda  0 – 5  Norma Tallinn
Borissov   28'
Pushtov   30', 48', 52'
Bragin   61'
Spartak Manege, Moscow
Attendance: 150

Belarus Minsk  1 – 0  Norma Tallinn
Shirokiy   67'
Homenetmen Yerevan  2 – 1  Regar Tursunzoda
Markarian   42'
A.Avetisyan   76' (pk)
Tirkia   60'
Spartak Manege, Moscow
Attendance: 100

Belarus Minsk  6 – 2  Regar Tursunzoda
Kachura   21'
Shirokiy   59', 85'
Shtanyuk   75'
Putilo   78'
Lukin   84'
Gubaydulin   35'
Tolibov   73'
Norma Tallinn  3 – 3  Homenetmen Yerevan
Pushtov   1'
Bragin   28'
Tšmil   87'
Markarian   2'
Oganesyan   9'
A.Avetsyan   35'
Spartak Manege, Moscow
Attendance: 100

Final roundsEdit

Semi-finals (29 Jan) Final (31 Jan)
      
  Spartak Moscow 2
  Dinamo Tbilisi 1
  Spartak Moscow 8
  Belarus Minsk 0
  Ekranas Panevėžys 0
  Belarus Minsk (p) 0

Semi-FinalsEdit

Spartak Moscow  2 – 1  Dinamo Tbilisi
Karpin   53'
Onopko   85'
Shelia   40'
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: Vadim Zhuk (Belarus)

FinalEdit

Spartak Moscow  8 – 0  Belarus Minsk
Pisarev   10'
Pyatnitsky   27', 56'
Onopko   29', 54'
Beschastnykh   65', 84'
Radchenko   79' (pen.)

Top scorersEdit

Rank Player Team Goals
1   Shota Arveladze   Dinamo Tbilisi 5
2   Valeri Karpin   Spartak Moscow 4
  Eimantas Poderis   Ekranas Panevėžys 4
  Aleksandr Pushtov   Norma Tallinn 4
  Valery Kechinov   Pakhtakor Tashkent 4

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ «Sport Express Football» № 3 (43), 25 January 2000, page 9

External linksEdit