2005–06 UEFA Champions League qualifying rounds

The qualifying rounds for the 2005–06 UEFA Champions League began on 12 July 2005. In total, there were three qualifying rounds which provided 16 clubs to join the group stage.

TeamsEdit

Key to colours
Qualify for the group stage
Eliminated in the Third qualifying round round; Advanced to the UEFA Cup first round
Third qualifying round
Team Coeff.
  Manchester United 110.864
  Internazionale 101.191
  Panathinaikos 70.715
  Villarreal 58.326
  Sporting CP 55.739
  Monaco 53.324
  Ajax 52.145
  Club Brugge 50.476
  Rangers 40.476
  Werder Bremen 40.166
  Rosenborg 36.665
  Slavia Prague 35.223
  Real Betis 34.326
  Basel 33.887
  Wisła Kraków 32.929
  Udinese 30.191
  Shakhtar Donetsk 28.200
  Everton 20.864
Second qualifying round
Team Coeff.
  Celtic 63.476
  Anderlecht 47.476
  Dynamo Kyiv 40.200
  Lokomotiv Moscow 38.469
  Partizan 30.012
  Maccabi Haifa 21.218
  Steaua București 20.101
  Brøndby 19.676
  Rapid Wien 15.208
  CSKA Sofia 15.118
  Debrecen 14.390
  Trabzonspor 12.872
  Vålerenga 11.665
  Hajduk Split 10.980
  Thun 6.887
  Malmö 5.076
First qualifying round
Team Coeff.
  Liverpool 115.864
  Artmedia Bratislava 4.850
  Anorthosis 4.695
  Gorica 4.190
  Dinamo Tbilisi 4.035
  Haka 3.158
  FH 2.595
  Shelbourne 2.375
  Zrinjski Mostar 2.365
  Skonto 2.200
  Sheriff Tiraspol 2.090
  FBK Kaunas 1.760
  Rabotnički 1.485
  Dinamo Minsk 1.347
  Sliema Wanderers 0.990
  Pyunik 0.990
  Tirana 0.880
  Levadia Tallinn 0.825
  Glentoran 0.715
  Total Network Solutions 0.605
  F91 Dudelange 0.550
  Neftçi Baku 0.440
  HB 0.330
  Kairat 0.220

First qualifying roundEdit

The draw for this round was performed on 24 June 2005 in Nyon, Switzerland.

SeedingEdit

Seeded Unseeded

  Liverpool
  Artmedia Bratislava
  Anorthosis
  Gorica
  Dinamo Tbilisi
  Haka

  FH
  Shelbourne
  Zrinjski Mostar
  Skonto
  Sheriff Tiraspol
  FBK Kaunas

  Rabotnički
  Dinamo Minsk
  Sliema Wanderers
  Pyunik
  Tirana
  Levadia Tallinn

  Glentoran
  Total Network Solutions
  F91 Dudelange
  Neftçi Baku
  HB Tórshavn
  Kairat

SummaryEdit

Title-holders Liverpool, as well as 23 league champions from countries ranked 27 or lower on the 2004 UEFA ranking, were drawn against each other and played two matches, home and away, with the winners advancing to the second qualifying round. Though they finished fifth in the Premier League in 2004–05 (usually only four English teams are allowed in), Liverpool was granted a special exemption by UEFA as the holders, whereby they were placed into the first qualification round.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Levadia Tallinn   1–2   Dinamo Tbilisi 1–0 0–2
Kairat   3–4   Artmedia Bratislava 2–0 1–4(aet)
Neftçi Baku   4–1   FH 2–0 2–1
Rabotnički   6–1   Skonto 6–0 0–1
Dinamo Minsk   1–2   Anorthosis 1–1 0–1
Sliema Wanderers   1–6   Sheriff Tiraspol 1–4 0–2
HB Tórshavn   2–8   FBK Kaunas 2–4 0–4
Liverpool   6–0   Total Network Solutions 3–0 3–0
Haka   3–2   Pyunik 1–0 2–2
Gorica   2–3   Tirana 2–0 0–3
Glentoran   2–6   Shelbourne 1–2 1–4
F91 Dudelange   4–1   Zrinjski Mostar 0–1 4–0 (aet)

MatchesEdit

Levadia Tallinn  1–0  Dinamo Tbilisi
Nahk   45' (pen.) Report

Dinamo Tbilisi won 2–1 on aggregate.


Kairat  2–0  Artmedia Bratislava
Fomenka   39'
Artemov   70'
Report
Attendance: 7,000
Artmedia Bratislava  4–1 (a.e.t.)  Kairat
Borbély   21'
Tchuř   52'
Kozák   94' (pen.)
Staňo   120+1'
Report Bogomolov   91'

Artmedia won 4–3 on aggregate.


Neftçi Baku  2–0  FH
Mammadov   20'
Mišura   90+2'
Report
FH  1–2  Neftçi Baku
Borgvardt   60' Report Mammadov   51'
Nabiyev   75'
Attendance: 650
Referee: Sten Kaldma (Estonia)

Neftchi Baku won 4–1 on aggregate.


Rabotnički  6–0  Skonto
Kralevski   30'
Ignatov   56' (pen.)
Nuhiu   65'84'
Trajčev   69'
Maznov   76'
Report
Attendance: 1,100
Skonto  1–0  Rabotnički
Perepļotkins   90' Report
Attendance: 750
Referee: Haim Jakovt (Israel)

Rabotnički won 6–1 on aggregate.


Dinamo Minsk  1–1  Anorthosis
Lentsevich   58' Report Frousos   44'
Attendance: 6,000
Anorthosis  1–0  Dinamo Minsk
Samaras   71' Report
Attendance: 6,667

Anorthosis won 2–1 on aggregate.


Sliema Wanderers  1–4  Sheriff Tiraspol
Bogdanović   72' Report Epureanu   21'62'
Kuchuk   25'
Florescu   51'
Sheriff Tiraspol  2–0  Sliema Wanderers
Dermé   78'
Cociș   83'
Report
Attendance: 1,250

Sheriff Tiraspol won 6–1 on aggregate.


HB Tórshavn  2–4  FBK Kaunas
Thorsteinsson   29'
Jespersen   49'
Report Velička   2'25'
Klimek   35'
Zelmikas   48'
FBK Kaunas  4–0  HB Tórshavn
Velička   44'
Rimkevičius   63'82'
Zelmikas   90'
Report

FBK Kaunas won 8–2 on aggregate.


Liverpool  3–0  Total Network Solutions
Gerrard   8'21'89' Report
Attendance: 44,760
Total Network Solutions  0–3  Liverpool
Report Cissé   26'
Gerrard   82'83'

Liverpool won 6–0 on aggregate.


Haka  1–0  Pyunik
Pasoja   26' Report
Pyunik  2–2  Haka
Pachajyan   3'
Diawara   30'
Report Mattila   38'
Fowler   63'

Haka won 3–2 on aggregate.


Gorica  2–0  Tirana
M. Kovačevič   66'
Birsa   82'
Report
Tirana  3–0  Gorica
Rraklli   38'
Dabulla   42'
Salihi   47'
Report
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Bruno Coue (France)

KF Tirana won 3–2 on aggregate.


Glentoran  1–2  Shelbourne
Ward   77' Report J. Byrne   55'65' (pen.)
Attendance: 2,810
Shelbourne  4–1  Glentoran
Heary   13'
J. Byrne   32' (pen.)71'
Crowe   58'
Report McCann   21'
Attendance: 4,500

Shelbourne won 6–2 on aggregate.


F91 Dudelange  0–1  Zrinjski Mostar
Report B. Marić   15'
Attendance: 1,308
Referee: Joseph Attard (Malta)
Zrinjski Mostar  0–4 (a.e.t.)  F91 Dudelange
Report Gruszczyński   90+3'105'
Di Gregorio   96'
Hug   112'

F91 Dudelange won 4–1 on aggregate.

Second qualifying roundEdit

The draw for this round was performed on 24 June 2005 in Nyon, Switzerland.

SeedingEdit

Seeded Unseeded

  Liverpool[†]
  Celtic
  Anderlecht
  Dynamo Kyiv
  Lokomotiv Moscow
  Partizan
  Maccabi Haifa

  Steaua București
  Brøndby
  Rapid Wien
  CSKA Sofia
  Debrecen
  Trabzonspor
  Vålerenga

  Hajduk Split
  Thun
  Malmö
  Artmedia Bratislava[†]
  Anorthosis[†]
  Tirana[†]
  Dinamo Tbilisi[†]

  Haka[†]
  Neftçi Baku[†]
  Shelbourne[†]
  F91 Dudelange[†]
  Rabotnički[†]
  Sheriff Tiraspol[†]
  FBK Kaunas[†]

Notes
  1. Winners of the previous qualifying round whose identity was not known at the time of the draw. Teams in italics defeated a team with a higher coefficient in the previous qualifying round, thus effectively taking the coefficient of their defeated opponent in the draw for this round.

SummaryEdit

The 12 winners from the first qualifying round, 10 champions from countries ranked 17–26, and six second–placed teams from countries ranked 10–15 were drawn against each other and played two matches, home and away, with the winners advancing to the third qualifying round.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
FBK Kaunas   1–5   Liverpool 1–3 0–2
Dinamo Tbilisi   1–5   Brøndby 0–2 1–3
Anderlecht   5–1   Neftçi Baku 5–0 0–1
Vålerenga   5–1   Haka 1–0 4–1
Dynamo Kyiv   2–3   Thun 2–2 0–1
Anorthosis   3–2   Trabzonspor 3–1 0–1
Artmedia Bratislava   5–4   Celtic 5–0 0–4
Tirana   0–4   CSKA Sofia 0–2 0–2
Malmö   5–4   Maccabi Haifa 3–2 2–2
Shelbourne   1–4   Steaua București 0–0 1–4
Rabotnički   1–3   Lokomotiv Moscow 1–1 0–2
F91 Dudelange   3–9   Rapid Wien 1–6 2–3
Partizan   2–0   Sheriff Tiraspol 1–0 1–0
Debrecen   8–0   Hajduk Split 3–0 5–0

MatchesEdit

FBK Kaunas  1–3  Liverpool
Barevičius   21' Report Cissé   27'
Carragher   30'
Gerrard   55' (pen.)
Liverpool  2–0  FBK Kaunas
Gerrard   77'
Cissé   86'
Report
Attendance: 43,717

Liverpool won 5–1 on aggregate.


Dinamo Tbilisi  0–2  Brøndby
Report Skoubo   59'
Elmander   83'
Brøndby  3–1  Dinamo Tbilisi
Lorentzen   9'
Aladashvili   42' (o.g.)
Kamper   86'
Report Iashvili   65'
Attendance: 13,150

Brøndby won 5–1 on aggregate.


Anderlecht  5–0  Neftçi Baku
Tihinen   21'
Jestrović   24'
Mpenza   32'
Goor   35'
Vanderhaeghe   77'
Report
Neftçi Baku  1–0  Anderlecht
Boreț   5' (pen.) Report

Anderlecht won 5–1 on aggregate.


Vålerenga  1–0  Haka
dos Santos   50' (pen.) Report
Attendance: 6,297
Referee: Alan Kelly (Ireland)
Haka  1–4  Vålerenga
Lehtinen   9' Report Wæhler   26'
Flo   28'74'
Iversen   59'
Attendance: 1,750
Referee: Howard Webb (England)

Vålerenga IF won 5–1 on aggregate.


Dynamo Kyiv  2–2  Thun
Husyev   20'
Shatskikh   40'
Report Lustrinelli   28'
Aegerter   66'
Thun  1–0  Dynamo Kyiv
Bernardini   90+2' Report

Thun won 3–2 on aggregate.


Anorthosis  3–1  Trabzonspor
Nicolaou   25'
Frousos   83'
Tsitaishvili   90'
Report Fatih Tekke   77'
Attendance: 14,613
Trabzonspor  1–0  Anorthosis
Fatih Tekke   40' Report

Anorthosis won 3–2 on aggregate.


Artmedia Bratislava  5–0  Celtic
Halenár   43'76'89'
Vaščák   57'
Mikulič   78'
Report
Celtic  4–0  Artmedia Bratislava
Thompson   21' (pen.)
Hartson   44'
McManus   54'
Beattie   82'
Report
Attendance: 50,063

Artmedia won 5–4 on aggregate.


Tirana  0–2  CSKA Sofia
Report Gueye   89'
Gargorov   90+2'
CSKA Sofia  2–0  Tirana
Zadi   2'
Todorov   90'
Report

CSKA Sofia won 4–0 on aggregate.


Malmö  3–2  Maccabi Haifa
Osmanovski   33'
D. Andersson   42' (pen.)
Mattisson   68'
Report Harazi   2'
Colautti   44'
Maccabi Haifa  2–2  Malmö
Colautti   10'
Arbeitman   60'
Report Alves   21'
Abelsson   89'

Malmö FF won 5–4 on aggregate.


Shelbourne  0–0  Steaua București
Report
Attendance: 8,500
Steaua București  4–1  Shelbourne
Nicoliță   18'
Iacob   27'
Diniță   61'
Oprița   90+4' (pen.)
Report J. Byrne   38'
Attendance: 8,775

Steaua București won 4–1 on aggregate.


Rabotnički  1–1  Lokomotiv Moscow
Nuhiu   12' Report Sychev   90+1'
Attendance: 6,000
Lokomotiv Moscow  2–0  Rabotnički
Sychev   75'
Asatiani   85'
Report
Attendance: 19,650

Lokomotiv Moscow won 3–1 on aggregate.


F91 Dudelange  1–6  Rapid Wien
Martine   8' Report Lawarée   2'65'
Akagündüz   3'15'
Hofmann   5'
Kienast   84'
Rapid Wien  3–2  F91 Dudelange
Lawarée   47'81'
Dollinger   86'
Report Tosun   7' (o.g.)
Gruszczyński   37'

Rapid Wien won 9–3 on aggregate.


Partizan  1–0  Sheriff Tiraspol
Odita   63' Report
Attendance: 13,100
Sheriff Tiraspol  0–1  Partizan
Report Odita   74'
Attendance: 11,000

Partizan won 2–0 on aggregate.


Debrecen  3–0  Hajduk Split
Bogdanović   26'40'
Kerekes   58'
Report
Hajduk Split  0–5  Debrecen
Report Halmosi   1'27'
Kerekes   22'
Sidibe   76'
Kiss   90'
Attendance: 2,750

Debrecen won 8–0 on aggregate.

Third qualifying roundEdit

The draw for this round was performed on 29 July 2005 in Nyon, Switzerland.

SeedingEdit

Seeded Unseeded

  Liverpool[†]
  Manchester United
  Internazionale
  Panathinaikos
  Artmedia Bratislava[†]
  Villarreal
  Sporting CP
  Monaco

  Ajax
  Club Brugge
  Anderlecht[†]
  Rangers
  Thun[†]
  Werder Bremen
  Lokomotiv Moscow[†]
  Rosenborg

  Slavia Prague
  Real Betis
  Basel
  Wisła Kraków
  Udinese
  Partizan[†]
  Shakhtar Donetsk
  Everton

  Malmö[†]
  Steaua București[†]
  Brøndby[†]
  Rapid Wien[†]
  CSKA Sofia[†]
  Debrecen[†]
  Anorthosis[†]
  Vålerenga[†]

Notes
  1. Winners of the previous qualifying round whose identity was not known at the time of the draw. Teams in italics defeated a team with a higher coefficient in the previous qualifying round, thus effectively taking the coefficient of their defeated opponent in the draw for this round.

SummaryEdit

The 14 winners from the second qualifying round, six champions from countries ranked 11–16, three second–placed teams from countries ranked 7–9, six third–placed teams from countries ranked 1–6, and three fourth–placed teams from countries ranked 1–3 were drawn to play 2 matches, home and away, with the winners advancing to the group stage and losers advancing to the first round of the UEFA Cup.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Wisła Kraków   4–5   Panathinaikos 3–1 1–4 (aet)
Real Betis   3–2   Monaco 1–0 2–2
Vålerenga   1–1 (3–4 p)   Club Brugge 1–0 0–1
Manchester United   6–0   Debrecen 3–0 3–0
Everton   2–4   Villarreal 1–2 1–2
Anorthosis   1–4   Rangers 1–2 0–2
Steaua București   3–4   Rosenborg 1–1 2–3
Rapid Wien   2–1   Lokomotiv Moscow 1–1 1–0
Artmedia Bratislava   0–0 (4–3 p)   Partizan 0–0 0–0 (aet)
CSKA Sofia   2–3   Liverpool 1–3 1–0
Sporting CP   2–4   Udinese 0–1 2–3
Malmö   0–4   Thun 0–1 0–3
Shakhtar Donetsk   1–3   Internazionale 0–2 1–1
Basel   2–4   Werder Bremen 2–1 0–3
Brøndby   3–5   Ajax 2–2 1–3
Anderlecht   4–1   Slavia Prague 2–1 2–0

MatchesEdit

Wisła Kraków  3–1  Panathinaikos
Brożek   13'
Uche   52'
Frankowski   70'
Report Olisadebe   4'
Attendance: 7,225
Panathinaikos  4–1 (a.e.t.)  Wisła Kraków
Morris   62'
Olisadebe   65'
Papadopoulos   87'
Kotsios   114'
Report Sobolewski   78'
Attendance: 43,750
Referee: Mike RIley (England)

Panathinaikos won 5–4 on aggregate.


Real Betis  1–0  Monaco
Edu   90+3' Report
Monaco  2–2  Real Betis
Gerard   33'
Maoulida   63'
Report Oliveira   17'75'
Attendance: 13,000

Real Betis won 3–2 on aggregate.


Vålerenga IF  1–0  Club Brugge
Iversen   56' Report
Attendance: 13,778
Club Brugge  1–0 (a.e.t.)  Vålerenga
Balaban   79' Report
Penalties
Vermant  
Klukowski  
Blondel  
Dufer  
Balaban  
4–3   Berre
  Hulsker
  Skiri
  Gashi
  dos Santos
Attendance: 20,144

1–1 on aggregate. Club Brugge won 4–3 on penalties.


Manchester United  3–0  Debrecen
Rooney   7'
Van Nistelrooy   49'
Ronaldo   63'
Report
Attendance: 51,701
Debrecen  0–3  Manchester United
Report Heinze   20'60'
Richardson   65'

Manchester United won 6–0 on aggregate.


Everton  1–2  Villarreal
Beattie   42' Report Figueroa   27'
Josico   45+1'
Attendance: 37,685
Villarreal  2–1  Everton
Sorín   21'
Forlán   90+2'
Report Arteta   69'

Villarreal won 4–2 on aggregate.


Anorthosis  1–2  Rangers
Frousos   72' Report Novo   64'
Ricksen   71'
Rangers  2–0  Anorthosis
Buffel   39'
Pršo   58'
Report
Attendance: 48,500

Rangers won 4–1 on aggregate.


Steaua București  1–1  Rosenborg
Iacob   30' Report Helstad   85'
Rosenborg  3–2  Steaua București
Solli   38'
Ødegaard   57'
Rădoi   60' (o.g.)
Report Rădoi   74'
Iacob   76'
Attendance: 13,051
Referee: Alain Sars (France)

Rosenborg won 4–3 on aggregate.


Rapid Wien  1–1  Lokomotiv Moscow
Valachovič   75' Report Samedov   10'
Lokomotiv Moscow  0–1  Rapid Wien
Report Valachovič   84'

Rapid Wien won 2–1 on aggregate.


Artmedia Bratislava  0–0  Partizan
Report

0–0 on aggregate. Artmedia won 4–3 on penalties.


CSKA Sofia  1–3  Liverpool
Dimitrov   45' Report Cissé   25'
Morientes   31'58'
Liverpool  0–1  CSKA Sofia
Report Iliev   14'
Attendance: 42,175

Liverpool won 3–2 on aggregate.


Sporting CP  0–1  Udinese
Report Iaquinta   29' (pen.)
Udinese  3–2  Sporting CP
Iaquinta   23' (pen.)
Natali   35'
Barreto   90+1'
Report Douala   38'
Pinilla   90+2'
Attendance: 23,525
Referee: Terje Hauge (Norway)

Udinese won 4–2 on aggregate.


Malmö  0–1  Thun
Report Pimenta   34'
Attendance: 12,237
Thun  3–0  Malmö
Bernardini   26'
Lustrinelli   40'66'
Report
Attendance: 31,250

Thun won 4–0 on aggregate.


Shakhtar Donetsk  0–2  Internazionale
Report Martins   68'
Adriano   79'
Attendance: 25,000
Internazionale  1–1  Shakhtar Donetsk
Recoba   12' Report Elano   25'
Attendance: 0 [note 9]

Internazionale won 3–1 on aggregate.


Basel  2–1  Werder Bremen
Degen   27'
Rossi   52'
Report Klose   73'
Attendance: 28,101
Werder Bremen  3–0  Basel
Klasnić   64'72'
Borowski   67' (pen.)
Report
Attendance: 30,339

Werder Bremen won 4–2 on aggregate.


Brøndby  2–2  Ajax
Skoubo   33'
Escudé   90' (o.g.)
Report Rosenberg   30'
Babel   73'
Attendance: 24,917
Ajax  3–1  Brøndby
Babel   50'
Sneijder   80'88'
Report Elmander   44'
Attendance: 39,075
Referee: Markus Merk (Germany)

Ajax won 5–3 on aggregate.


Anderlecht  2–1  Slavia Prague
Goor   7'
Mpenza   38'
Report Jarolím   21'
Slavia Prague  0–2  Anderlecht
Report Serhat   72'
Mpenza   84'

Anderlecht won 4–1 on aggregate.

NotesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Artmedia Bratislava played their First qualifying round home match at Národné tréningové centrum in Senec and Second and Third qualifying rounds home matches at Tehelné pole in Bratislava as their regular home venue Štadión Petržalka in Petržalka did not meet UEFA criteria.
  2. ^ a b c Anorthosis played their home matches at GSP Stadium in Nicosia, instead of their regular home venue Antonis Papadopoulos Stadium in Larnaca.
  3. ^ HB Tórshavn played their home match at Tórsvøllur stadium, instead of their regular home venue Gundadalur stadium.
  4. ^ Match played at Vėtra Stadium in Vilnius, instead of FBK Kaunas regular home venue Darius and Girėnas Stadium in Kaunas.
  5. ^ Total Network Solutions played their home match at Racecourse Ground in Wrexham as their regular home venue Recreation Ground in Llansantffraid did not meet UEFA criteria.
  6. ^ a b Thun played their home matches at Stade de Suisse, Bern, instead of their regular stadium Stadion Lachen, Thun which did not meet UEFA requirements.[1]
  7. ^ Match played at Bloomfield Stadium in Tel Aviv, as Maccabi Haifa regular home venue Kiryat Eliezer Stadium in Haifa did not meet UEFA criteria.
  8. ^ Match played at Vasil Levski National Stadium, instead of CSKA regular home venue Stadion Balgarska Armia.
  9. ^ Match played behind closed doors as Inter was serving a punishment for spectacors' misconduct in the previous season's Champions League quarterfinal match against Milan.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Fearless Thun target élite". UEFA. 24 August 2005. Retrieved 9 July 2018.
  2. ^ Pari senza emozioni nello stadio vuoto ma l'Inter conquista la Champions