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The 1998 UEFA Champions League Final was a football match that took place at the Amsterdam Arena in Amsterdam, on 20 May 1998 to determine the winner of the 1997–98 UEFA Champions League. It pitted Real Madrid of Spain and Juventus of Italy. Juventus appeared in their third consecutive final, while Real Madrid were in their first of the Champions League era. Real Madrid won 1–0, the only goal scored by Predrag Mijatović, to clinch their seventh European title, their first for 32 years. The two teams faced each other in the final again in 2017 in Cardiff; Real Madrid won 4–1.

1998 UEFA Champions League Final
Event1997–98 UEFA Champions League
Date20 May 1998
VenueAmsterdam Arena, Amsterdam
RefereeHellmut Krug (Germany)
Attendance48,500
1997
1999

Contents

Route to the finalEdit

  Juventus Round   Real Madrid
Opponent Result Group stage Opponent Result
  Feyenoord 5–1 (H) Matchday 1   Rosenborg 5–1 (H)
  Manchester United 2–3 (A) Matchday 2   Porto 2–0 (A)
  Košice 1–0 (A) Matchday 3   Olympiacos 5–1 (H)
  Košice 3–2 (H) Matchday 4   Olympiacos 0–0 (A)
  Feyenoord 0–2 (A) Matchday 5   Rosenborg 0–2 (A)
  Manchester United 1–0 (H) Matchday 6   Porto 4–0 (H)
Group B runners-up
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Manchester United 6 5 0 1 14 5 +9 15
  Juventus 6 4 0 2 12 8 +4 12
  Feyenoord 6 3 0 3 8 10 −2 9
  Košice 6 0 0 6 2 13 −11 0
Final standings Group C winner
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Real Madrid 6 4 1 1 15 4 +11 13
  Rosenborg 6 3 2 1 13 8 +5 11
  Olympiacos 6 1 2 3 6 14 −8 5
  Porto 6 1 1 4 3 11 −8 4
Opponent Agg. 1st leg 2nd leg Knockout phase Opponent Agg. 1st leg 2nd leg
  Dynamo Kyiv 5–2 1–1 (H) 4–1 (A) Quarter-finals   Bayer Leverkusen 4–1 1–1 (A) 3–0 (H)
  Monaco 6–4 4–1 (H) 2–3 (A) Semi-finals   Borussia Dortmund 2–0 2–0 (H) 0–0 (A)

MatchEdit

DetailsEdit

Juventus  0–1  Real Madrid
Report Mijatović   66'
Attendance: 48,500
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Juventus
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real Madrid
GK 1   Angelo Peruzzi (c)
CB 3   Moreno Torricelli
CB 13   Mark Iuliano
CB 4   Paolo Montero   79'
RM 7   Angelo Di Livio   46'
CM 14   Didier Deschamps   77'
CM 26   Edgar Davids   34'
LM 22   Gianluca Pessotto   70'
AM 21   Zinedine Zidane
CF 9   Filippo Inzaghi
CF 10   Alessandro Del Piero
Substitutes:
GK 12   Michelangelo Rampulla
DF 6   Dimas
DF 15   Alessandro Birindelli
MF 8   Antonio Conte   77'
MF 20   Alessio Tacchinardi   46'
FW 16   Nicola Amoruso
FW 18   Daniel Fonseca   70'
Manager:
  Marcello Lippi
 
GK 25   Bodo Illgner
RB 17   Christian Panucci
CB 5   Manuel Sanchís (c)
CB 4   Fernando Hierro   23'
LB 3   Roberto Carlos   37'
DM 6   Fernando Redondo
RM 27   Christian Karembeu   56'
LM 10   Clarence Seedorf   90+4'
AM 7   Raúl   90'
CF 15   Fernando Morientes   81'
CF 8   Predrag Mijatović   89'
Substitutes:
GK 1   Santiago Cañizares
DF 19   Fernando Sanz
MF 11   José Emilio Amavisca   90'
MF 16   Jaime   81'
MF 18   Víctor Sánchez
MF 20   Sávio
FW 9   Davor Šuker   89'
Manager:
  Jupp Heynckes

Assistant referees:
  Thorsten Bastian (Germany)
  Christian Schräer (Germany)
Fourth official:
  Hans-Jürgen Weber (Germany)

Match rules

StatisticsEdit

Source: UEFA Champions League Final 1998 Full-Time Report

See alsoEdit

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