1996 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup Final

The 1996 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup Final was a football match contested between Paris Saint-Germain of France and Rapid Wien of Austria. It was the final match of the 1995–96 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup and the 36th Cup Winners' Cup final. The final was held at King Baudouin Stadium in Brussels on 8 May 1996, hosting its first European club final since the scenes of the Heysel Stadium disaster eleven years prior. Paris Saint-Germain won the match 1–0, thanks to a free kick from Bruno Ngotty.

1996 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup Final
1996 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup Final programme.jpg
Match programme cover
Event1995–96 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
Date8 May 1996
VenueKing Baudouin Stadium, Brussels
RefereePierluigi Pairetto (Italy)
Attendance37,500[1]
1995
1997

Excluding their victory in the 2001 Intertoto Cup, this remains the last occasion in club history where PSG has won a major European competition.

Route to the finalEdit

  Paris Saint-Germain Round   Rapid Wien
Opponent Agg. 1st leg 2nd leg Stages Opponent Agg. 1st leg 2nd leg
  Molde 6–2 3–2 (A) 3–0 (H) First round   Petrolul Ploiești 3–1 3–1 (H) 0–0 (A)
  Celtic 4–0 1–0 (H) 3–0 (A) Second round   Sporting CP 4–2 0–2 (A) 4–0 (aet) (H)
  Parma 3–2 0–1 (A) 3–1 (H) Quarter-finals   Dynamo Moscow 4–0 1–0 (A) 3–0 (H)
  Deportivo La Coruña 2–0 1–0 (A) 1–0 (H) Semi-finals   Feyenoord 4–1 1–1 (A) 3–0 (H)

MatchEdit

DetailsEdit

Paris Saint-Germain  1–0  Rapid Wien
Ngotty   29' Report
 
 
 
 
 
 
Paris Saint-Germain
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rapid Wien
GK 1   Bernard Lama (c)
CB 5   Alain Roche
SW 2   Paul Le Guen
CB 4   Bruno Ngotty
RM 9   Laurent Fournier   56'   77'
CM 7   Daniel Bravo
CM 8   Vincent Guérin
LM 3   Patrick Colleter
AM 10   Raí   12'
SS 6   Youri Djorkaeff
CF 11   Patrice Loko
Substitutes:
FW 12   Pascal Nouma
DF 13   Oumar Dieng
RWB 14   Francis Llacer   77'
CF 15   Julio Dely Valdés   12'
GK 16   Richard Dutruel
Manager:
  Luis Fernández
 
GK 1   Michael Konsel (c)
CB 2   Michael Hatz   54'
SW 4   Trifon Ivanov
CB 5   Peter Schöttel   37'
LM 3   Peter Guggi
RM 11   Andreas Heraf   67'
RCM 10   Dietmar Kühbauer
LCM 8   Stephan Marasek
CM 6   Peter Stöger   84'
SS 7   Christian Stumpf   46'
CF 9   Carsten Jancker   34'
Substitutes:
MF 12   Oliver Lederer
DF 13   René Haller
CM 14   Zoran Barišić   46'
MF 15   Sergei Mandreko
GK 16   Raimund Hedl
Manager:
  Ernst Dokupil

Assistant referees:
  Donato Nicoletti (Italy)
  Tullio Manfredini (Italy)
Fourth official:
  Marcello Nicchi (Italy)

Match rules

  • 90 minutes.
  • 30 minutes of golden goal extra time if necessary.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
  • Five named substitutes.
  • Maximum of three substitutions.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "UEFA Cup Winners' Cup: All-time finals". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations (UEFA). 30 June 2005. Archived from the original on 16 July 2012. Retrieved 12 August 2014.

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