1997–98 Kazakhstan Cup

The 1997–98 Kazakhstan Cup is the sixth season of the Kazakhstan Cup, the annual nationwide football cup competition of Kazakhstan since the independence of the country. The competition begins on 15 June 1997, and will end with the final in June 1998. Kairat are the defending champions, having won their second cup in the 1996-97 competition.

1997–98 Kazakhstan Cup
Country Kazakhstan
Teams14
Defending championsKairat
ChampionsIrtysh
Runners-upKaisar-Hurricane
Matches played25
Goals scored58 (2.32 per match)
Top goal scorer(s)Konstantin Kotov (Astana) 4

First roundEdit

15 June 1997 Vostok-Adil 0-1 Batyr Vostok Stadium, Oskemen
Kurganskiy   72' Attendance: 1500
Referee: Sergei Ufimtsev (Almaty)
21 June 1997 Batyr 1-0
(2-0 agg.)
Vostok-Adil Shakhter Stadium, Ekibastuz
Glazunov   59' Attendance: 5000
Referee: Kurmanbek Urdabayev (Shymkent)

15 June 1997 Avtomobilist 0-1 Bulat Yunost Stadium, Shortandy
Izotov   62' Attendance: 500
Referee: Yuri Mizrakhil (Almaty)
21 June 1997 Bulat 0-2 (aet)
(1-2 agg.)
Avtomobilist Metallurg Stadium, Temirtau
Protsyuk   12' (pen.)
Morozov   96'
Attendance: 1500
Referee: Aleksandr Borisov (Semey)

15 June 1997 Astana 3–0 Yelimay K. Munaitpasov Stadium, Astana
Kenetayev   2'
Kotov   65'
Vishnichenko   69'
Attendance: 4000
Referee: Aleksandr Kulakov (Almaty)
21 June 1997 Yelimay 4-1
(4-4 agg.)
Astana Spartak Stadium, Semey
Litvinenko   42'
Surodeev   55'
Mukhadov   74'
Miroshnichenko   76'
Lisin   34' Attendance: 5000
Referee: Gennady Zhukovskiy (Khromtau)

15 June 1997 CSKA-Kairat 5-0 Zhiger Central Stadium, Almaty
Kozhabergenov   50' (pen.)
Baltiev   51'
Kadyrkulov   64', 74'
Nuftiev   90'
Attendance: 1500
Referee: Bagdat Tuseev (Semey)
21 June 1997 Zhiger 1-1
(1-6 agg.)
CSKA-Kairat K. Munaitpasov Stadium, Shymkent
Derbisbayev   57' Urazbakhtin   55' Attendance: 500
Referee: Vasili Yurchenko (Aktobe)

15 June 1997 Ulytau 0-2 Shakhter-Ispat-Karmet Metallurg Stadium, Zhezkazgan
R. Imankulov   7'
Butkov   49'
Attendance: 1500
Referee: Vladimir Donde (Almaty)
21 June 1997 Shakhter-Ispat-Karmet 3-0
(5-0 agg.)
Ulytau Shakhter Stadium, Karagandy
A. Abildayev   3' (pen.)   80'
R. Imankulov   30'
Attendance: 2000
Referee: Marat Ospanov (Kokshetau)

15 June 1997 Kaisar-Hurricane 1-0 Aktobe G. Muratbayev Central Stadium, Kyzylorda
Loginov   37' Attendance: 3000
Referee: Yevgeni Shkarin (Shymkent)
21 June 1997 Aktobe 0-1
(0-2 agg.)
Kaisar-Hurricane Central Stadium, Aktobe
D. Imankulov   70' Attendance: 500
Referee: Vitali Kagan (Semey)

Quarter-finalsEdit

15 June 1997 Taraz 2-2 Irtysh Khimik Stadium, Taraz
Mazbayev   14'
Vaganov   72'
Antonov   5'
Kostandyan   66'
Attendance: 5000
Referee: Sergei Rovenskikh (Almaty)
20 June 1997 Irtysh 1-0
(3-2 agg.)
Taraz Central Stadium, Pavlodar
Abildayev   70' Attendance: 4500
Referee: Nikolai Bublinskiy (Karagandy)

15 August 1997 Shakhter-Ispat-Karmet 1-6 Astana Shakhter Stadium, Karagandy
R. Imankulov   68' Kucherbayev   38'
Basmanov   56'
Kotov   70' (pen.)   74', 89'
Polyakov   78'
Attendance: 2000
Referee: Sergei Rovenskikh (Almaty)
25 August 1997 Astana 1-0
(7-1 agg.)
Shakhter-Ispat-Karmet K. Munaitpasov Stadium, Astana
Basmanov   36' Attendance: 2000
Referee: Vladimir Galkin (Almaty)

15 August 1997 Batyr 0-1 Kaisar-Hurricane Shakhter Stadium, Ekibastuz
Loginov   52' Attendance: 4000
Referee: Sergei Ufimtsev (Almaty)
25 August 1997 Kaisar-Hurricane 3-1
(4-1 agg.)
Batyr G. Muratbayev Central Stadium, Kyzylorda
Mankuta   27'
Malikov   56'
Gabdullin   73'
Afelchenko   82' (pen.) Attendance: 3000
Referee: Aleksandr Kulakov (Almaty)

8 October 1997 Avtomobilist 1–1 CSKA-Kairat Yunost Stadium, Shortandy
Nurgaliyev   60' Urazbakhtin   85' Attendance: 500
Referee: Marat Ospanov (Kokshetau)
12 October 1997 CSKA-Kairat 2-1
(3-2 agg.)
Avtomobilist Central Stadium, Almaty
Kozhabergenov   11'
Kadyrkulov   64'
Saginayev   60' Attendance: 500
Referee: Vladimir Donde (Almaty)

Semi-finalsEdit

10 May 1998 Kaisar-Hurricane 1-1 Astana G. Muratbayev Central Stadium, Kyzylorda
Abuov   85' Zhitkov   90' Attendance: 4000
Referee: Vasili Yurchenko (Aktobe)
23 May 1998 Astana 0-1
(1-2 agg.)
Kaisar-Hurricane Lokomotiv Stadium, Astana
Loginov   4' Attendance: 2500
Referee: Aleksandr Kulakov (Almaty)

10 May 1998 CSKA-Kairat 0-1 Irtysh Central Stadium, Almaty
Kononov   44' Attendance: 7000
Referee: Kurmanbek Urdabayev (Shymkent)
23 May 1998 Irtysh 1–0
(2-0 agg.)
CSKA-Kairat Central Stadium, Pavlodar
Malyshev   16' Attendance: 5000
Referee: Aleksandr Borisov (Semey)

FinalEdit

Irtysh2–1 (aet)Kaisar-Hurricane
Antonov   50', 92' Esmuratov   60'
Attendance: 3000
Referee: Yevgeni Shkarin (Shymkent)

ReferencesEdit