1995 Intercontinental Cup

The 1995 Intercontinental Cup was an association football match played on 28 November 1995 between Ajax, winners of the 1994–95 UEFA Champions League, and Grêmio, winners of the 1995 Copa Libertadores. The match was played at the National Stadium in Tokyo. It was Ajax's second appearance into the competition, after the victory in 1972; moreover, Ajax declined to play in 1971 and 1973, being replaced by Panathinaikos and Juventus respectively. It was Grêmio's second appearance as well, after the victory in 1983.

1995 Intercontinental Cup
ToyotaCup1995.jpg
Match programme cover
After extra time
Ajax won 4–3 on penalties
Date28 November 1995
VenueNational Stadium, Tokyo
Man of the MatchDanny Blind (Ajax)
RefereeDavid Elleray (England)
Attendance47,129
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Danny Blind was named as man of the match.[1]

VenueEdit

 
The National Stadium in Tokyo hosted the match

Match detailsEdit

Ajax  0–0 (a.e.t.)  Grêmio
Report
Penalties
Kluivert  
R. de Boer  
F. de Boer  
George  
Blind  
4–3   Dinho
  Arce
  Magno
  Gelson
  Batista
Attendance: 47,129
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ajax
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Grêmio
GK 1   Edwin van der Sar
RB 2   Michael Reiziger
CB 3   Danny Blind (c)
CB 4   Frank de Boer
LB 5   Winston Bogarde
RM 6   Ronald de Boer
LM 8   Edgar Davids   113'
AM 10   Jari Litmanen   94'
RW 7   Finidi George
CF 9   Patrick Kluivert
LW 11   Marc Overmars   68'
Substitutes:
GK 12   Fred Grim
DF 13   Sonny Silooy
MF 14   Martijn Reuser   94'
FW 15   Nwankwo Kanu   70'   68'
MF 16   Kiki Musampa
FW 17   Andriy Demchenko
FW 18   Nordin Wooter
Manager:
  Louis van Gaal
 
GK 1   Danrlei
RB 2   Francisco Arce   18'
CB 3   Catalino Rivarola   53'   56'
CB 4   Adílson Batista (c)
LB 6   Roger Machado
RM 5   Dinho
CM 8   Goiano   43'
CM 10   Arílson   54'   61'
LM 11   Carlos Miguel   97'
CF 7   Paulo Nunes
CF 9   Mário Jardel   78'
Substitutes:
GK 12   Murilo
DF 13   Luciano Dias   61'
MF 14   Gelson   109'   97'
MF 15   Emerson
FW 16   Magno   78'
FW 17   Nildo
FW 18   Alexandre
Manager:
  Luiz Felipe Scolari

Man of the Match:
  Danny Blind (Ajax)

Match Ball

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Toyota Cup - Most Valuable Player of the Match Award". Retrieved 5 August 2009.