1995 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup Final

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1995 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup Final
Event 1994–95 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
Date 10 May 1995
Venue Parc des Princes, Paris
Referee Piero Ceccarini (Italy)
Attendance 42,424[1]
1994
1996

The 1995 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup Final was a football match on 10 May 1995 contested between cup holders Arsenal of England and Real Zaragoza of Spain. The final was held at Parc des Princes in Paris. It was the final match of the 1994–95 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup and the 35th UEFA Cup Winners' Cup Final. Real Zaragoza won the match 2–1 after extra time, preventing Arsenal from retaining the trophy that they had won in 1994.

Zaragoza's Juan Esnáider opened the scoring, before John Hartson scored Arsenal's equaliser. The game went into extra time and looked to be heading to a penalty shoot-out, but with seconds remaining midfielder Nayim scored a spectacular last-minute goal with a 40-yard lob over David Seaman winning the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup for Zaragoza.

Route to the final[edit]

For more details on this topic, see 1994–95 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup.
England Arsenal Spain Real Zaragoza
Opponent Agg. 1st leg 2nd leg Opponent Agg. 1st leg 2nd leg
Cyprus Omonia 6–1 3–1 (A) 3–0 (H) First round Romania Gloria Bistrița 5–2 1–2 (A) 4–0 (H)
Denmark Brøndby 4–3 2–1 (A) 2–2 (H) Second round Slovakia Tatran Prešov 6–1 4–0 (A) 2–1 (H)
Belgium Club Brugge 2–1 0–1 (A) 2–0 (H) Quarter-finals Netherlands Feyenoord 2–1 0–1 (A) 2–0 (H)
Italy Sampdoria 5–5 (3–2 p) 3–2 (H) 2–3 (a.e.t.) (A) Semi-finals England Chelsea 4–3 3–0 (H) 1–3 (A)

Match[edit]

Details[edit]

10 May 1995
20:15 CEST
Arsenal England 1–2 Spain Real Zaragoza
Hartson Goal 77' Report Esnáider Goal 68'
Nayim Goal 120'
Parc des Princes, Paris
Attendance: 42,424[1]
Referee: Piero Ceccarini (Italy)
Arsenal
Real Zaragoza
GK 1 England David Seaman
RB 2 England Lee Dixon
CB 6 England Tony Adams (c)
CB 5 England Andy Linighan
LB 3 England Nigel Winterburn Substituted off 47'
RM 11 England Ray Parlour
CM 7 England Martin Keown Substituted off 46'
CM 10 England Paul Merson Booked 32'
LM 4 Sweden Stefan Schwarz
CF 8 England Ian Wright
CF 9 Wales John Hartson Booked 2'
Substitutes:
GK 16 England Vince Bartram
DF 12 Northern Ireland Steve Morrow Substituted in 47'
MF 13 England David Hillier Substituted in 46'
MF 14 Republic of Ireland Eddie McGoldrick
FW 15 England Chris Kiwomya
Manager:
Scotland Stewart Houston
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GK 1 Spain Andoni Cedrún
RB 2 Spain Alberto Belsúe Booked 66'
CB 6 Spain Xavier Aguado
CB 4 Argentina Fernando Cáceres
LB 3 Spain Jesús Solana
CM 8 Spain Santiago Aragón Booked 85'
CM 5 Spain Nayim Booked 105'
RW 7 Spain Miguel Pardeza (c)
AM 10 Spain Francisco Higuera Booked 6' Substituted off 68'
LW 11 Uruguay Gustavo Poyet
CF 9 Argentina Juan Esnáider
Substitutes:
GK 13 Spain José Belman
DF 12 Spain Óscar
MF 14 Spain Jesús García Sanjuan Substituted in 68' Substituted off 114'
MF 15 Spain Geli Substituted in 114'
FW 16 Spain José Luis Loreto
Manager:
Spain Víctor Fernández

Assistant referees:
Italy Mauricio Padovan (Italy)
Italy Enrico Preziosi (Italy)
Fourth official:
Italy Marcello Nicchi (Italy)

Match rules

  • 90 minutes.
  • 30 minutes of golden goal extra time if necessary.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
  • Five named substitutes.
  • Maximum of two substitutions.

Statistics[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "UEFA Cup Winners' Cup: All-time finals". UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations (UEFA). 30 June 2005. Retrieved 10 August 2014. 

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