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1996 UEFA Champions League Final

Association football match

1996 UEFA Champions League Final
Match programme cover
Event1995–96 UEFA Champions League
After extra time
Juventus won 4–2 on penalties
Date22 May 1996
VenueStadio Olimpico, Rome
RefereeManuel Díaz Vega (Spain)
Attendance70,000[1]
1995
1997

The 1996 UEFA Champions League Final was a football match played on 22 May 1996 between Juventus of Italy and Ajax of the Netherlands. The match ended in a 1–1 draw after extra time, forcing a penalty shoot-out, which Juventus won 4–2. It was the club's second triumph in the competition.

1996 UEFA Champions League Final Intro articles: 5

Route to the final

Ajax Round Juventus
Opponent Result Group stage Opponent Result
Real Madrid 1–0 (H) Matchday 1 Borussia Dortmund 3–1 (A)
Ferencváros 5–1 (A) Matchday 2 Steaua București 3–0 (H)
Grasshopper 3–0 (H) Matchday 3 Rangers 4–1 (H)
Grasshopper 0–0 (A) Matchday 4 Rangers 4–0 (A)
Real Madrid 2–0 (A) Matchday 5 Borussia Dortmund 1–2 (H)
Ferencváros 4–0 (H) Matchday 6 Steaua București 0–0 (A)
Group D winner
Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Ajax 6 16
2 Real Madrid 6 10
3 Ferencváros 6 5
4 Grasshopper 6 2
Source: UEFA
Final standings Group C winner
Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Juventus 6 13
2 Borussia Dortmund 6 9
3 Steaua București 6 6
4 Rangers 6 3
Source: UEFA
Opponent Agg. 1st leg 2nd leg Knockout phase Opponent Agg. 1st leg 2nd leg
Borussia Dortmund 3–0 2–0 (A) 1–0 (H) Quarter-finals Real Madrid 2–1 0–1 (A) 2–0 (H)
Panathinaikos 3–1 0–1 (H) 3–0 (A) Semi-finals Nantes 4–3 2–0 (H) 2–3 (A)

Match

Details

Ajax
Juventus
GK 1 Edwin van der Sar
RB 2 Sonny Silooy
CB 3 Danny Blind (c)  83'
DM 4 Frank de Boer  69'
LB 5 Winston Bogarde
RM 6 Ronald de Boer  91'
RF 7 Finidi George  22'
LM 8 Edgar Davids
CF 9 Nwankwo Kanu
AM 10 Jari Litmanen
LF 11 Kiki Musampa  46'
Substitutions:
GK 12 Fred Grim
MF 13 Arnold Scholten  69'
MF 14 Dave van den Bergh
FW 15 Patrick Kluivert  46'
MF 16 Nordin Wooter  92'  91'
Manager:
Louis van Gaal
GK 1 Angelo Peruzzi
CB 2 Ciro Ferrara
LB 3 Gianluca Pessotto
RB 4 Moreno Torricelli  102'
CB 5 Pietro Vierchowod
CM 6 Paulo Sousa  57'
LM 7 Didier Deschamps  87'
RM 8 Antonio Conte  44'
CF 9 Gianluca Vialli (c)
LF 10 Alessandro Del Piero
RF 11 Fabrizio Ravanelli  77'
Substitutions:
GK 12 Michelangelo Rampulla
DF 13 Sergio Porrini
MF 14 Vladimir Jugović  50'  44'
MF 15 Angelo Di Livio  106'  57'
FW 16 Michele Padovano  77'
Manager:
Marcello Lippi

Linesmen:
Joaquín Olmos González (Spain)
Manuel Fernando Tresaco Gracia (Spain)
Reserve referee:
José María García-Aranda (Spain)

1996 UEFA Champions League Final Route to the final articles: 3

See also

References

  1. ^ a b "2. Finals" (PDF). UEFA Champions League Statistics Handbook 2016/17. Nyon, Switzerland: Union of European Football Associations. 2017. p. 1. Retrieved 22 April 2017.

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