2005–06 UEFA Cup group stage

The group stage of the 2005–06 UEFA Cup is the second stage of the competition proper. Group stage matches began on 20 October 2005 and concluded on 15 December 2005. The top three teams in each group progressed to the Round of 32, to be joined by the eight third-place finishers from the Champions League group stage.

SeedingsEdit

The following teams qualified for the group stage:[1]

Team Coef. Team Coef. Team Coef.
Pot 1 Pot 2 Pot 3
  CSKA Moscow (title holders) 34.469   Sevilla 36.326   Shakhtar Donetsk 28.200
  Roma 73.191   Marseille 36.324   Heerenveen 26.145
  Stuttgart 58.166   PAOK 35.715   Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk 24.200
  Monaco 53.324   Slavia Prague 35.233   Hamburg 24.166
  Hertha BSC 46.166   Basel 33.887   Red Star Belgrade 21.012
  Lokomotiv Moscow 38.469   Middlesbrough 32.864   Bolton Wanderers 20,864
  Beşiktaş 37.872   Espanyol 29.326   Sampdoria 20.191
  AZ 37.145   Lens 29.324   Palermo 20.191
Pot 4 Pot 5
  Steaua București 20.101   Vitória de Guimarães 14.739
  Brøndby 19.676   Litex Lovech 14.118
  Grasshoppers 18.887   Halmstad 13.076
  Zenit Saint Petersburg 18.469   Viking 12.665
  Levski Sofia 18.118   Dinamo București 12.101
  Strasbourg 17.324   Rapid București 8.101
  Rennes 16.324   Maccabi Petah Tikva 7.218
  CSKA Sofia 15.118   Tromsø 6.665

Tie-breaking criteriaEdit

Based on paragraph 6.06 in the UEFA regulations for the current season, if two or more teams are equal on points on completion of the group matches, the following criteria are applied to determine the rankings:

  1. superior goal difference from all group matches played;
  2. higher number of goals scored;
  3. higher number of goals scored away;
  4. higher number of wins;
  5. higher number of away wins;
  6. higher number of coefficient points accumulated by the club in question, as well as its association, over the previous five seasons.

GroupsEdit

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification MON HSV SLA VIK CSS
1   Monaco 4 3 0 1 6 2 +4 9 Advance to knockout stage 2–0 2–1
2   Hamburg 4 3 0 1 5 2 +3 9 2–0 2–0
3   Slavia Prague 4 1 1 2 6 8 −2 4 0–2 4–2
4   Viking 4 1 1 2 3 6 −3 4 1–0 2–2
5   CSKA Sofia 4 1 0 3 5 7 −2 3 0–1 2–0

All times CET

Viking  1–0  Monaco
Nhleko   18' Report
Attendance: 10,684
CSKA Sofia  0–1  Hamburg
Report Van der Vaart   57'

Hamburg  2–0  Viking
Van der Vaart   21'
Lauth   66'
Report
Attendance: 37,521
Slavia Prague  4–2  CSKA Sofia
Fořt   5', 75'
Vlček   36'
Piták   56'
Report Gargorov   10'
Sakaliev   58'

Viking  2–2  Slavia Prague
Nhleko   26'
Gaarde   55'
Report Vlček   51'
Piták   83'
Attendance: 7,941
Monaco  2–0  Hamburg
Adebayor   44'
Veigneau   90'
Report
Attendance: 7,500

Slavia Prague  0–2  Monaco
Report Maoulida   12', 72'
CSKA Sofia  2–0  Viking
Yanev   34' (pen.)
Dah Zadi   46'
Report

Monaco  2–1  CSKA Sofia
Kapo   49'
Squillaci   74'
Report Dimitrov   83'
Attendance: 7,296
Hamburg  2–0  Slavia Prague
Barbarez   9'
Mpenza   56'
Report

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification PAL ESP LOK BRØ MPT
1   Palermo 4 2 2 0 6 2 +4 8 Advance to knockout stage 0–0 3–0
2   Espanyol 4 2 2 0 4 2 +2 8 1–1 1–0
3   Lokomotiv Moscow 4 2 1 1 8 3 +5 7 0–1 4–2
4   Brøndby 4 1 1 2 5 8 −3 4 1–1 2–0
5   Maccabi Petah Tikva 4 0 0 4 1 9 −8 0 1–2 0–4

All times CET

Lokomotiv Moscow  0–1  Espanyol
Report Tamudo   53'
Attendance: 13,718
Maccabi Petah Tikva  1–2  Palermo
Golan   45' Report Brienza   11'
Terlizzi   77'

Brøndby  2–0  Maccabi Petah Tikva
Lantz   67'
Absalonsen   83'
Report
Attendance: 14,188
Palermo  0–0  Lokomotiv Moscow
Report
Attendance: 15,825

Lokomotiv Moscow  4–2  Brøndby
Loskov   60', 64', 84'
Lebedenko   63'
Report Retov   12'
Skoubo   28'
Attendance: 8,700
Espanyol  1–1  Palermo
Moisés   90+1' Report Mariano   45'

Brøndby  1–1  Espanyol
Skoubo   65' Report Tamudo   42'
Attendance: 21,399
Maccabi Petah Tikva  0–4  Lokomotiv Moscow
Report Loskov   27'
Lebedenko   46', 47'
Ruopolo   52'

Palermo  3–0  Brøndby
Makinwa   26'
Rinaudo   44', 88'
Report
Notes

Group CEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification STE RCL BSC SAM HBK
1   Steaua București 4 2 2 0 7 0 +7 8 Advance to knockout stage 4–0 3–0
2   Lens 4 2 1 1 7 5 +2 7 2–1 5–0
3   Hertha BSC 4 1 3 0 1 0 +1 6 0–0 0–0
4   Sampdoria 4 1 2 1 4 3 +1 5 0–0 0–0
5   Halmstad 4 0 0 4 1 12 −11 0 0–1 1–3

All times CET

Halmstad  0–1  Hertha BSC
Report Neuendorf   67'
Attendance: 2,136
Steaua București  4–0  Lens
Iacob   13'
Goian   16'
Dică   43', 63'
Report

Lens  5–0  Halmstad
Cousin   16', 23', 47'
Jemâa   73'
Lachor   90'
Report
Attendance: 16,189
Sampdoria  0–0  Steaua București
Report

Hertha BSC  0–0  Lens
Report
Attendance: 18,514
Referee: Howard Webb (England)
Halmstad  1–3  Sampdoria
Djurić   17' Report Volpi   31'
Diana   66'
Bonazzoli   86'
Attendance: 3,126
Referee: Mark Halsey (England)

Sampdoria  0–0  Hertha BSC
Report
Steaua București  3–0  Halmstad
Rădoi   9'
Goian   63'
Iacob   73'
Report

Hertha BSC  0–0  Steaua București
Report
Attendance: 15,603
Lens  2–1  Sampdoria
Thomert   10'
Jemâa   90'
Report Flachi   24'

Group DEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification MID AZ LIT DNI GRA
1   Middlesbrough 4 3 1 0 6 0 +6 10 Advance to knockout stage 2–0 3–0
2   AZ 4 3 1 0 5 1 +4 10 0–0 1–0
3   Litex Lovech 4 2 0 2 4 5 −1 6 0–2 2–1
4   Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk 4 1 0 3 4 9 −5 3 1–2 0–2
5   Grasshoppers 4 0 0 4 3 7 −4 0 0–1 2–3

All times CET

Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk  1–2  AZ
Matyukhin   70' Report Arveladze   14'
Sektioui   52'
Grasshoppers  0–1  Middlesbrough
Report Hasselbaink   10'
Attendance: 8,500

Litex Lovech  2–1  Grasshoppers
Novaković   13'
Sandrinho   81'
Report António   90'
Attendance: 4,000
Middlesbrough  3–0  Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk
Yakubu   36'
Viduka   50', 56'
Report

AZ  0–0  Middlesbrough
Report
Attendance: 8,465
Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk  0–2  Litex Lovech
Report Novaković   72'
Nazarenko   90+2' (o.g.)
Attendance: 10,000

Litex Lovech  0–2  AZ
Report Van Galen   10'
Sektioui   83'
Attendance: 6,000
Grasshoppers  2–3  Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk
Touré   85'
Renggli   90'
Report Nazarenko   39'
Kravchenko   61'
Mykhaylenko   84'
Attendance: 1,800

AZ  1–0  Grasshoppers
Koevermans   70' Report
Attendance: 8,153
Middlesbrough  2–0  Litex Lovech
Maccarone   79', 86' Report

Group EEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification STR ROM BSL RSB TRO
1   Strasbourg 4 2 2 0 7 3 +4 8 Advance to knockout stage 2–2 2–0
2   Roma 4 2 1 1 7 6 +1 7 1–1 3–1
3   Basel 4 2 0 2 7 9 −2 6 0–2 4–3
4   Red Star Belgrade 4 1 1 2 7 8 −1 4 3–1 1–2
5   Tromsø 4 1 0 3 7 9 −2 3 1–2 3–1

All times CET

Basel  0–2  Strasbourg
Report Diané   15'
Boka   25'
Attendance: 16,623
Referee: Mark Halsey (England)
Tromsø  1–2  Roma
Årst   42' Report Kuffour   35'
Cufré   84'
Attendance: 5,982

Red Star Belgrade  1–2  Basel
Purović   25' Report Delgado   30' (p)
Rossi   88'
Attendance: 0 (closed doors)
Strasbourg  2–0  Tromsø
Pagis   38'
Arrache   66'
Report

Tromsø  3–1  Red Star Belgrade
Kibebe   22'
Årst   37', 74' (p)
Report Žigić   24'
Roma  1–1  Strasbourg
Cassano   72' Report Bellaïd   51'

Red Star Belgrade  3–1  Roma
Žigić   37', 86'
Purović   77'
Report Nonda   23'
Basel  4–3  Tromsø
Petrić   17'
Delgado   61'
Chipperfield   67'
Degen   75'
Report Strand   2', 29'
Årst   19'
Attendance: 14,887

Roma  3–1  Basel
Taddei   12'
Totti   45'
Nonda   49'
Report Petrić   78'
Attendance: 16,000
Strasbourg  2–2  Red Star Belgrade
Gameiro   78', 90+4' Report Basta   34'
Đokaj   63'

Group FEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification OM LS HVN CSM DB
1   Marseille 4 3 0 1 5 3 +2 9 Advance to knockout stage 1–0 2–1
2   Levski Sofia 4 2 0 2 4 4 0 6 1–0 1–0
3   Heerenveen 4 1 2 1 2 2 0 5 2–1 0–0
4   CSKA Moscow 4 1 1 2 3 4 −1 4 1–2 2–1
5   Dinamo București 4 1 1 2 2 3 −1 4 0–0 1–0

All times CET

CSKA Moscow  1–2  Marseille
Vágner Love   80' Report Lamouchi   23'
Niang   38'
Attendance: 22,500
Dinamo București  0–0  Heerenveen
Report
Attendance: 15,000
Referee: Jacek Granat (Poland)

Levski Sofia  1–0  Dinamo București
E.Angelov   90' Report
Heerenveen  0–0  CSKA Moscow
Report

CSKA Moscow  2–1  Levski Sofia
Vágner Love   49', 73' Report Domovchiyski   90'
Attendance: 6,000
Marseille  1–0  Heerenveen
Taiwo   88' (p) Report
Attendance: 25,000

Levski Sofia  1–0  Marseille
Yovov   54' Report
Dinamo București  1–0  CSKA Moscow
Munteanu   73' Report
Attendance: 13,000

Marseille  2–1  Dinamo București
Cesar   38'
Delfim   45'
Report Niculescu   51'
Heerenveen  2–1  Levski Sofia
Samaras   55'
Hanssen   90'
Report Ivanov   53'
Attendance: 20,025
Referee: Zsolt Szabo (Hungary)

Group GEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification RAP SHK STU PAOK REN
1   Rapid București 4 3 0 1 5 2 +3 9 Advance to knockout stage 1–0 2–0
2   Shakhtar Donetsk 4 3 0 1 4 1 +3 9 0–1 1–0
3   Stuttgart 4 3 0 1 6 4 +2 9 2–1 0–2
4   PAOK 4 1 0 3 6 5 +1 3 1–2 5–1
5   Rennes 4 0 0 4 1 10 −9 0 0–1 0–2

All times CET

Shakhtar Donetsk  1–0  PAOK
Brandão   68' (pen.) Report
Attendance: 24,650
Referee: Alan Kelly (Ireland)
Rennes  0–2  Stuttgart
Report Tomasson   87'
Ljuboja   90' (p)

Rapid București  2–0  Rennes
Niculae   42'
Buga   67'
Report
Stuttgart  0–2  Shakhtar Donetsk
Report Fernandinho   31'
Marica   88'

PAOK  1–2  Stuttgart
Karipidis   48' Report Ljuboja   85', 90+1' (p)
Shakhtar Donetsk  0–1  Rapid București
Report Măldărăşanu   87'
Attendance: 17,700
Referee: Ceri Richards (Wales)

Rennes  0–1  Shakhtar Donetsk
Report Elano   38' (p)

PAOK  5–1  Rennes
Rochat   3' (o.g.)
Christodoulopoulos   38'
Yiasoumi   79', 89'
Salpingidis   83'
Report Briand   70'
Stuttgart  2–1  Rapid București
Gómez   20', 37' Report Burdujan   80'

Group HEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification SEV ZEN BOL BJK VIT
1   Sevilla 4 2 1 1 8 4 +4 7 Advance to knockout stage 3–0 3–1
2   Zenit Saint Petersburg 4 2 1 1 5 4 +1 7 2–1 2–1
3   Bolton Wanderers 4 1 3 0 4 3 +1 6 1–1 1–0
4   Beşiktaş 4 1 2 1 5 6 −1 5 1–1 1–1
5   Vitória de Guimarães 4 0 1 3 4 9 −5 1 1–1 1–3

All times CET

Beşiktaş  1–1  Bolton Wanderers
Aílton   7' Report Borgetti   29'

Bolton Wanderers  1–0  Zenit Saint Petersburg
Nolan   24' Report
Attendance: 15,905
Sevilla  3–0  Beşiktaş
Saviola   64'
Kanouté   65', 89'
Report

Zenit Saint Petersburg  2–1  Sevilla
Kerzhakov   11', 88' Report Saviola   90+3' (p)

Sevilla  3–1  Vitória de Guimarães
Saviola   10', 28'
Adriano   39'
Report Benachour   44'
Beşiktaş  1–1  Zenit Saint Petersburg
Akın   23' Report Gorshkov   29'
Attendance: 20,000

Vitória de Guimarães  1–3  Beşiktaş
Saganowski   11' Report Toraman   7', 60'
Youla   17'
Bolton Wanderers  1–1  Sevilla
Ngotty   66' Report Adriano   74'
Attendance: 15,623

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Seeding in the UEFA CUP 2005/06". Archived from the original on 27 October 2009. Retrieved 13 January 2011.

External linksEdit