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The 1997–98 season of the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup football club tournament was won by Chelsea in the final against Stuttgart.

1997–98 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
Tournament details
Dates14 August 1997 – 13 May 1998
Teams32 (first round)
47 (qualifying round)
Final positions
ChampionsEngland Chelsea (2nd title)
Runners-upGermany Stuttgart
Tournament statistics
Matches played91
Goals scored272 (2.99 per match)
Top scorer(s)Pasquale Luiso
(8 goals)

TeamsEdit

First round
  Vicenza   Real Betis   Nice   VfB Stuttgart
  Roda   Boavista   Chelsea   Kocaelispor
  AEK Athens   Sturm Graz   Lokomotiv Moscow   Germinal Ekeren
  Copenhagen   AIK   Tromsø   Slavia Prague
  Luzern
Qualifying round
  Legia Warsaw   Kilmarnock   National București   Zagreb
  Shakhtar Donetsk   APOEL   Hapoel Be'er Sheva   BVSC Budapest
  Dinamo Batumi   Slovan Bratislava   Dinaburg   Primorje
  HJK Helsinki   Belshina Bobruisk   ÍBV   Levski Sofia
  Sloga Jugomagnat   Žalgiris Vilnius   Zimbru Chișinău   Glenavon
  FC Balzers   Cwmbrân Town   Red Star Belgrade   Tallinna Sadam
  Hibernians   Shelbourne   Ararat Yerevan   Union Luxembourg
  HB Tórshavn   Kapaz

Qualifying roundEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
HB Tórshavn   1–7   APOEL 1–1 0–6
Hibernians   0–4   ÍBV 0–1 0–3
Glenavon   1–5   Legia Warsaw 1–1 0–4
Cwmbrân Town   2–12   Național București 2–5 0–7
Žalgiris Vilnius   1–2   Hapoel Be'er Sheva 0–0 1–2 (aet)
Zimbru Chișinău   1–4   Shakhtar Donetsk 1–1 0–3
Dinaburg   2–0   Kapaz 1–0 1–0
Kilmarnock   3–2   Shelbourne 2–1 1–1
HJK   1–3   Red Star Belgrade 1–0 0–3
Sloga Jugomagnat   1–4   Zagreb 1–2 0–2
Balzers   1–5   BVSC Budapest 1–3 0–2
Tallinna Sadam   2–5   Belshina Bobruisk 1–1 1–4
Primorje   3–0   Union Luxembourg 2–0 1–0
Levski Sofia   2–3   Slovan Bratislava 1–1 1–2
Dinamo Batumi   2–31   Ararat Yerevan 0–3 2–0
Notes
  • Note 1: Ararat Yerevan were awarded a 3–0 win in the qualifying round first leg after Dinamo Batumi were found guilty of fielding an ineligible player ― Sotogashvili. The match originally ended as a 4–2 win for Dinamo Batumi.

First legEdit

HB Tórshavn  1–1  APOEL
Arge   19' Lineups Alexandrou   40'
Attendance: 62
Referee: Oleg Timofejev (Estonia)

Hibernians  0–1  ÍBV
Lineups Guðmundsson   70'

Glenavon  1–1  Legia Warsaw
Grant   59' Lineups Sokołowski   33'
Attendance: 1,500
Referee: Juan Fernández Marin (Spain)

Cwmbrân Town  2–5  Național București
Parfitt   75' (pen.)
Townsend   83'
Lineups Vasc   31'
Niculescu   47'61'
Lita   76'80'
Attendance: 1,500

Žalgiris Vilnius  0–0  Hapoel Be'er Sheva
Lineups
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: Morgan Norman (Sweden)

Zimbru Chișinău  1–1  Shakhtar Donetsk
Zgura   72' Lineups Atelkin   45'

Dinaburg  1–0  Kapaz
Tarasovs   36' Lineups
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Alan Howells (Wales)

Kilmarnock  2–1  Shelbourne
Wright   66' (pen.)90' Lineups Rutherford   12'
Attendance: 9,041

HJK  1–0  Red Star Belgrade
Helin   58' Lineups

Sloga Jugomagnat  1–2  Zagreb
Petkov   60' Lineups Bule   65'
Čižmek   90'
Attendance: 4,000
Referee: Andreas Schluchter (Switzerland)

Balzers  1–3  BVSC Budapest
Wörnhard   38' Lineups Telser   50' (o.g.)
Füzi   76'
Csordás   84'
Attendance: 660
Referee: Ante Kulušić (Croatia)

Tallinna Sadam  1–1  Belshina Bobruisk
Olumets   48' Lineups Khripach   19'
Attendance: 500
Referee: Leslie Irvine (Northern Ireland)

Primorje  2–0  Union Luxembourg
Sabadin   37'
Ščulac   85' (pen.)
Lineups
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: Roland Beck (Liechtenstein)

Levski Sofia  1–1  Slovan Bratislava
G. Ivanov   18' Lineups Novák   64'
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: Juan Ansuátegui Roca (Spain)

Dinamo Batumi  0–3
Awarded1
  Ararat Yerevan
Guchua   25'31'
Glonti   78'
Shekiladze   90'
Lineups Ter-Petrosyan   59'
Nazaryan   81'
Referee: Manfred Schüttengruber (Austria)

Second legEdit

APOEL  6–0  HB Tórshavn
Hörtnagl   15'21'
Sotiriou   52'
Ioannou   77'79'
Fasouliotis   81'
Lineups
Attendance: 7,000

APOEL won 7–1 on aggregate.


ÍBV  3–0  Hibernians
Helgason   22'
Guðmundsson   34'88'
Lineups
Attendance: 1,400
Referee: Juha Hirviniemi (Finland)

ÍBV won 4–0 on aggregate.


Legia Warsaw  4–0  Glenavon
Kacprzak   73'
Sokołowski   75'89' (pen.)
Skrzyek   85'
Lineups
Attendance: 4,000
Referee: Loizos Loizou (Cyprus)

Legia Warsaw won 5–1 on aggregate.


Național București  7–0  Cwmbrân Town
Niculescu   15'
Pigulea   23'41'70'
Albeanu   25'38'
Savu   47'
Lineups
Attendance: 6,000
Referee: Roger Philippi (Luxembourg)

Național București won 12–2 on aggregate.


Hapoel Be'er Sheva  2–1 (a.e.t.)  Žalgiris Vilnius
Benayoun   106' (pen.)
Buchnik   115'
Lineups Radžius   96'
Attendance: 9,000
Referee: Attila Juhos (Hungary)

Hapoel Be'er Sheva won 2–1 on aggregate.


Shakhtar Donetsk  3–0  Zimbru Chișinău
Orbu   28'
Atelkin   44'
Kriventsov   81'
Lineups

Shakhtar Donetsk won 4–1 on aggregate.


Kapaz  0–1  Dinaburg
Lineups Isayev   70'
Attendance: 7,000
Referee: Milan Mitrović (Slovenia)

Dinaburg won 2–0 on aggregate.


Shelbourne  1–1  Kilmarnock
Baker   38' Lineups McIntyre   22'
Attendance: 8,100
Referee: Jorge Monteiro Coroado (Portugal)

Kilmarnock won 3–2 on aggregate.


Red Star Belgrade  3–0  HJK
Stanković   6'25'
Njeguš   90' (pen.)
Lineups
Attendance: 36,000
Referee: Robert Boggi (Italy)

Red Star Belgrade won 3–1 on aggregate.


Zagreb  2–0  Sloga Jugomagnat
Sopić   2'
Bule   7'
Lineups
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Eric Blareau (Belgium)

Zagreb won 4–1 on aggregate.


BVSC Budapest  2–0  Balzers
Komlósi   12'
Bükszegi   90'
Lineups
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Richard O'Hanlon (Republic of Ireland)

BVSC Budapest won 5–1 on aggregate.


Belshina Bobruisk  4–1  Tallinna Sadam
Smirnykh   3'
Timofeev   58'
Hlebasolaw   74'
Putrash   75'
Lineups Rychkov   69' (pen.)
Attendance: 7,000
Referee: Ladislav Gádoši (Slovakia)

Belshina Bobruisk won 5–2 on aggregate.


Union Luxembourg  0–1  Primorje
Lineups Rudonja   18'
Attendance: 400
Referee: Vanco Kocev (Macedonia)

Primorje won 3–0 on aggregate.


Slovan Bratislava  2–1  Levski Sofia
Novák   15'
Mužlay   51'
Lineups Todorov   2'
Attendance: 10,000
Referee: Claude Détruche (Switzerland)

Slovan Bratislava won 3–2 on aggregate.


Ararat Yerevan  0–2  Dinamo Batumi
Lineups Torgashvili   2'
Makharadze   36'
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: Marek Kowalczyk (Poland)

Ararat Yerevan won 3–2 on aggregate.

First roundEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Kocaelispor   3–0   Național București 2–0 1–0
APOEL   0–4   Sturm Graz 0–1 0–3
ÍBV   2–5   Stuttgart 1–3 1–2
Boavista   3–4   Shakhtar Donetsk 2–3 1–1
Germinal Ekeren   4–3   Red Star Belgrade 3–2 1–1
AIK   1–2   Primorje 0–1 1–1 (aet)
AEK Athens   9–2   Dinaburg 5–0 4–2
Slavia Prague   6–2   Luzern 4–2 2–0
Hapoel Be'er Sheva   1–14   Roda 1–4 0–10
Zagreb   5–6   Tromsø 3–2 2–4 (aet)
Copenhagen   5–0   Ararat Yerevan 3–0 2–0
Belshina Bobruisk   1–5   Lokomotiv Moscow 1–2 0–3
Chelsea   4–0   Slovan Bratislava 2–0 2–0
Nice   4–2   Kilmarnock 3–1 1–1
Real Betis   4–0   BVSC Budapest 2–0 2–0
Vicenza   3–1   Legia Warsaw 2–0 1–1

First legEdit

Kocaelispor  2–0  Național București
Albayrak   41'
Moshoeu   44'
Lineups
Attendance: 15,000

APOEL  0–1  Sturm Graz
Lineups Spiteri   80'
Attendance: 3,700
Referee: Romans Lajuks (Latvia)

ÍBV  1–3  Stuttgart
Ólafsson   40' Lineups Bobic   9'12'
Akpoborie   70'
Attendance: 3,148
Referee: John Ashman (Wales)

Boavista  2–3  Shakhtar Donetsk
Rui Miguel   35'
Litos   44'
Lineups Zubov   29'
Atelkin   60'63'
Attendance: 8,000
Referee: Luc Huyghe (Belgium)

Germinal Ekeren  3–2  Red Star Belgrade
Kovács   17'
Hofmans   57'
Dauwe   70'
Lineups Ognjenović   60'
Stanković   63'
Veltwijckstadion, Ekeren
Attendance: 3,750

AIK  0–1  Primorje
Lineups Rudonja   84'

AEK Athens  5–0  Dinaburg
Kopitsis   36' (pen.)45'
Katsavos   64'
Kalitzakis   67'
Marcelo   77'
Lineups

Slavia Prague  4–2  Luzern
Ašanin   4'
Vácha   13'
Vágner   48'
Labant   53'
Lineups Aleksandrov   6'
Koilov   74'
Attendance: 5,614
Referee: Fiorenzo Treossi (Italy)

Hapoel Be'er Sheva  1–4  Roda
Benayoun   63' (pen.) Lineups Van Houdt   14'30'
Torma   23'34'
Attendance: 6,500
Referee: Arturo Dauden Ibañez (Spain)

Zagreb  3–2  Tromsø
Lalić   44'
Sopić   49'
Baturina   50'
Lineups B. Johansen   56'
Årst   79'
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: Attila Juhos (Hungary)

Copenhagen  3–0  Ararat Yerevan
Jónsson   16'
Højer   54'
Tur   89'
Lineups
Attendance: 7,563

Belshina Bobruisk  1–2  Lokomotiv Moscow
Hlebasolaw   14' (pen.) Lineups Loskov   49'
Borodyuk   72'
Attendance: 7,000
Referee: Kostadin Gerginov (Bulgaria)

Chelsea  2–0  Slovan Bratislava
Di Matteo   6'
Granville   80'
Lineups
Attendance: 23,067
Referee: Robert Boggi (Italy)

Nice  3–1  Kilmarnock
Kohn   13'48'
Rol   79'
Lineups Wright   78' (pen.)
Attendance: 10,812
Referee: Oğuz Sarvan (Turkey)

Real Betis  2–0  BVSC Budapest
Alfonso   58'73' Lineups
Attendance: 15,000
Referee: Dani Koren (Israel)

Vicenza  2–0  Legia Warsaw
Luiso   10'
Ambrosetti   24'
Lineups
Attendance: 10,081
Referee: Hermann Albrecht (Germany)

Second legEdit

Național București  0–1  Kocaelispor
Lineups Çolak   79'

Kocaelispor won 3–0 on aggregate.


Sturm Graz  3–0  APOEL
Reinmayr   3'
Vastić   29'
Haas   43'
Lineups
Attendance: 11,500
Referee: Haim Lipkovitz (Israel)

Sturm Graz won 4–0 on aggregate.


Stuttgart  2–1  ÍBV
Akpoborie   73'76' Lineups Lárusson   79'
Attendance: 12,500
Referee: Marek Kowalczyk (Poland)

Stuttgart won 5–2 on aggregate.


Shakhtar Donetsk  1–1  Boavista
Potskhveria   79' Lineups Latapy   89'

Shakhtar Donetsk won 4–3 on aggregate.


Red Star Belgrade  1–1  Germinal Ekeren
Drulić   18' Lineups Radzinski   67'

Germinal Ekeren won 4–3 on aggregate.


Primorje  1–1 (a.e.t.)  AIK
Rudonja   110' Lineups Novaković   78'
Attendance: 3,000
Referee: Sotirios Vorgias (Greece)

Primorje won 2–1 on aggregate.


Dinaburg  2–4  AEK Athens
Fedotovs   34'
Isayev   62'
Lineups Nikolaidis   35'80'
Vlachos   50'
Kostis   72'
Attendance: 1,000

AEK Athens won 9–2 on aggregate.


Luzern  0–2  Slavia Prague
Lineups Koilov   55' (o.g.)
Vágner   74'
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: Mikko Vuorela (Finland)

Slavia Prague won 6–2 on aggregate.


Roda  10–0  Hapoel Be'er Sheva
Van Houdt   18'31'69'
Lawal   40'60'
Ooijer   50'85' (pen.)
Vrede   54'
Torma   71'90'
Lineups
Attendance: 5,010
Referee: Roland Beck (Liechtenstein)

Roda won 14–1 on aggregate.


Tromsø  4–2 (a.e.t.)  Zagreb
Lange   14'117'
Årst   75'
S.M. Johansen   90'
Lineups Vukić   54'
Bule   58'
Attendance: 3,893
Referee: Andreas Schluchter (Switzerland)

Tromsø won 6–5 on aggregate.


Ararat Yerevan  0–2  Copenhagen
Lineups M. Nielsen   87'
Šestan   89'
Attendance: 700
Referee: Ladislav Gádoši (Hungary)

Copenhagen won 5–0 on aggregate.


Lokomotiv Moscow  3–0  Belshina Bobruisk
Maminov   22'
Kharlachyov   41'
Loskov   74'
Lineups
Attendance: 3,000

Lokomotiv Moscow won 5–1 on aggregate.


Slovan Bratislava  0–2  Chelsea
Lineups Pecko   28' (o.g.)
Di Matteo   60'
Attendance: 13,850

Chelsea won 4–0 on aggregate.


Kilmarnock  1–1  Nice
Reilly   32' Lineups Milinković   76'
Attendance: 8,402
Referee: Juha Hirviniemi (Finland)

Nice won 4–2 on aggregate.


BVSC Budapest  0–2  Real Betis
Lineups Alexis Trujillo   7'
Alfonso   49'
Attendance: 1,200
Referee: Kazimir Znaydinsky (Belarus)

Real Betis won 4–0 on aggregate.


Legia Warsaw  1–1  Vicenza
Kacprzak   57' Lineups Zauli   86'
Attendance: 7,000
Referee: Milan Mitrović (Slovenia)

Vicenza won 3–1 on aggregate.

Second roundEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Tromsø   4–9   Chelsea 3–2 1–7
Germinal Ekeren   4–6   Stuttgart 0–4 4–2
Lokomotiv Moscow   2–1   Kocaelispor 2–1 0–0
Shakhtar Donetsk   2–5   Vicenza 1–3 1–2
Real Betis   3–1   Copenhagen 2–0 1–1
AEK Athens   2–1   Sturm Graz 2–0 0–1
Nice   3–3 (a)   Slavia Prague 2–2 1–1
Primorje   0–6   Roda 0–2 0–4

First legEdit

Tromsø  3–2  Chelsea
Nilsen   6'
Fermann   19'
Årst   86'
Lineups Vialli   85'90'
Attendance: 6,438
Referee: Jacek Granat (Poland)

Germinal Ekeren  0–4  Stuttgart
Lineups Bobic   43'61'
Akpoborie   55'75'
Veltwijckstadion, Ekeren
Attendance: 4,000[2]

Lokomotiv Moscow  2–1  Kocaelispor
Kharlachyov   33'
Janashia   82'
Lineups Uzun   73'
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Georg Dardenne (Germany)

Shakhtar Donetsk  1–3  Vicenza
Zubov   62' Lineups Luiso   1'90+3'
Beghetto   56'

Real Betis  2–0  Copenhagen
Oli   25'
Cañas   39'
Lineups
Attendance: 7,800
Referee: Leslie Irvine (Northern Ireland)

AEK Athens  2–0  Sturm Graz
Batista   75'
Marcelo   84'
Lineups
Attendance: 13,329
Referee: Alfredo Trentalange (Italy)

Nice  2–2  Slavia Prague
Aulanier   6' (pen.)77' Lineups Vácha   14'35'
Attendance: 14,274
Referee: Celino Gracia Redondo (Spain)

Primorje  0–2  Roda
Lineups Lawal   15'
Van Houdt   67'
Attendance: 1,250
Referee: Metin Tokat (Turkey)

Second legEdit

Chelsea  7–1  Tromsø
Petrescu   12'85'
Vialli   24'60'75'
Zola   43'
Leboeuf   54' (pen.)
Lineups B. Johansen   39'
Attendance: 29,363

Chelsea won 9–4 on aggregate.


Stuttgart  2–4  Germinal Ekeren
Verlaat   12'
Poschner   34'
Lineups Van Ankeren   43'82'
Van Geneugden   45'
Karagiannis   72'

Stuttgart won 6–4 on aggregate.


Kocaelispor  0–0  Lokomotiv Moscow
Lineups
Attendance: 12,000
Referee: Fernand Meese (Belgium)

Lokomotiv Moscow won 2–1 on aggregate.


Vicenza  2–1  Shakhtar Donetsk
Luiso   24'
Viviani   70'
Lineups Atelkin   59'
Attendance: 15,000

Vicenza won 5–2 on aggregate.


Copenhagen  1–1  Real Betis
P. Nielsen   60' (pen.) Lineups Ureña   80'
Attendance: 10,140
Referee: Willie Young (Scotland)

Real Betis won 3–1 on aggregate.


Sturm Graz  1–0  AEK Athens
Spiteri   82' Lineups

AEK Athens won 2–1 on aggregate.


Slavia Prague  1–1  Nice
Labant   80' Lineups Vandecasteele   74'
Attendance: 7,312
Referee: Lutz Michael Fröhlich (Germany)

3–3 on aggregate. Slavia Prague won on away goals.


Roda  4–0  Primorje
Van der Luer   44'
Peeters   49'
Zafarin   74'
Valgaeren   84'
Lineups

Roda won 6–0 on aggregate.

Quarter-finalsEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Roda   1–9   Vicenza 1–4 0–5
Slavia Prague   1–3   Stuttgart 1–1 0–2
AEK Athens   1–2   Lokomotiv Moscow 0–0 1–2
Real Betis   2–5   Chelsea 1–2 1–3

First legEdit

Roda  1–4  Vicenza
Peeters   73' Lineups Luiso   17'40'
Belotti   29'
Otero   67'

Slavia Prague  1–1  Stuttgart
Vácha   39' Lineups Poschner   51'

AEK Athens  0–0  Lokomotiv Moscow
Lineups
Attendance: 30,000

Real Betis  1–2  Chelsea
Alfonso   46' Lineups Flo   7'12'

Second legEdit

Vicenza  5–0  Roda
Luiso   4'
Firmani   24'
Méndez   38'
Ambrosetti   42'
Zauli   47'
Lineups
Attendance: 14,362

Vicenza won 9–1 on aggregate.


Stuttgart  2–0  Slavia Prague
Balakov   9'88' Lineups

Stuttgart won 3–1 on aggregate.


Lokomotiv Moscow  2–1  AEK Athens
Kharlachyov   53'
Chugainov   90'
Lineups Kopitsis   67' (pen.)
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: Markus Merk (Germany)

Lokomotiv Moscow won 2–1 on aggregate.


Chelsea  3–1  Real Betis
Sinclair   30'
Di Matteo   50'
Zola   90'
Lineups Finidi   20'
Attendance: 32,300

Chelsea won 5–2 on aggregate.

Semi-finalsEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Vicenza   2–3   Chelsea 1–0 1–3
Stuttgart   3–1   Lokomotiv Moscow 2–1 1–0

First legEdit

Vicenza  1–0  Chelsea
Zauli   16' Lineups
Attendance: 19,319

Stuttgart  2–1  Lokomotiv Moscow
Akpoborie   42'
Bobic   90'
Lineups Janashia   22'

Second legEdit

Chelsea  3–1  Vicenza
Poyet   34'
Zola   50'
M. Hughes   76'
Lineups Luiso   32'
Attendance: 33,810
Referee: Marc Batta (France)

Chelsea won 3–2 on aggregate.


Lokomotiv Moscow  0–1  Stuttgart
Lineups Bobic   24'
Attendance: 18,650

Stuttgart won 3–1 on aggregate.

FinalEdit

Chelsea  1–0  Stuttgart
Zola   71' Lineups
Attendance: 30,216

Top goalscorersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.worldfootball.net/report/ec-der-pokalsieger-1997-1998-2-runde-shakhtar-donetsk-vicenza-calcio/
  2. ^ "Bobic und Akpoborie mit je zwei Treffern". Kicker (sports magazine) (in German). 23 October 1997. Archived from the original on 31 January 1998. Retrieved 29 August 2012.

External linksEdit