2002 DFB-Ligapokal

The 2002 DFB-Ligapokal was the sixth edition of the DFB-Ligapokal. Hertha BSC won the competition for the second consecutive year, beating Schalke 04 4–1 in the final, an exact repeat of the previous year's competition, although Huub Stevens, the Hertha coach, had been in charge at Schalke the year prior.

2002 DFB-Ligapokal
2002 DFB-Ligapokal programme.jpg
Tournament programme cover
CountryGermany
Teams6
ChampionsHertha BSC
Runners-upSchalke 04
Matches played5
Goals scored15 (3 per match)
Top goal scorer(s)Marcelinho
Alex Alves
(3 goals each)
2001
2003

Participating clubsEdit

A total of six teams qualified for the competition. The labels in the parentheses show how each team qualified for the place of its starting round:

  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, etc.: League position
  • CW: Cup winners
  • TH: Title holders
Semi-finals
Borussia Dortmund (1st) Schalke 04 (CW + 5th)
Preliminary round
Bayer Leverkusen (2nd) Hertha BSCTH (4th)
Bayern Munich (3rd) Werder Bremen (6th)

MatchesEdit

Preliminary roundEdit

Bayer Leverkusen1–0Werder Bremen
Sebescen   63' Report
Attendance: 7,250
Referee: Torsten Koop

Semi-finalsEdit

Schalke 042–0Bayer Leverkusen
Wałdoch   20'
Hajto   76' (pen.)
Report
Attendance: 12,500
Referee: Uwe Kemmling

Borussia Dortmund1–2Hertha BSC
Ricken   71' (pen.) Report Alves   25', 67'
Attendance: 11,900
Referee: Florian Meyer

FinalEdit

Schalke 041–4Hertha BSC
Agali   61' Report
Attendance: 11,200

ReferencesEdit