2002 Intercontinental Cup

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2002 Intercontinental Cup
Date 3 December 2002
Venue International Stadium Yokohama, Yokohama
Man of the Match Ronaldo (Real Madrid)
Referee Carlos Simon (Brazil)
Attendance 66,070

The 2002 Intercontinental Cup was a football match played on 3 December 2002, between Real Madrid of Spain, winners of the 2001–02 UEFA Champions League, and Olimpia of Paraguay, winners of the 2002 Copa Libertadores. The match was played at the neutral venue of the International Stadium Yokohama in Yokohama in front of 66,070 fans. This encounter marked a special occasion for Olimpia and Real Madrid, as both teams celebrated their centenary in 2002.[1][2] Ronaldo was named as man of the match.[3] Ronaldo opened the scoring for Real Madrid in the 14th minute shooting low right footed past the goalkeeper from inside the penalty box. The second goal was scored by Guti in the 84th minute, heading home at the near post after a cross from Luís Figo on the right.



3 December 2002
19:15 JPT
Real Madrid Spain 2–0 Paraguay Olimpia
Ronaldo Goal 14'
Guti Goal 84'
Real Madrid
GK 1 Spain Iker Casillas
RB 2 Spain Míchel Salgado
CB 4 Spain Fernando Hierro (c)
CB 6 Spain Iván Helguera
LB 3 Brazil Roberto Carlos Booked 89'
DM 24 France Claude Makélélé
CM 19 Argentina Esteban Cambiasso Substituted off 90'
RM 10 Portugal Luís Figo
AM 5 France Zinedine Zidane Substituted off 86'
SS 7 Spain Raúl
CF 11 Brazil Ronaldo Substituted off 82'
GK 13 Spain César
DF 17 Spain Óscar Miñambres
DF 22 Spain Francisco Pavón Substituted in 90'
MF 16 Brazil Flávio Conceição
MF 21 Argentina Santiago Solari Substituted in 86'
FW 9 Spain Fernando Morientes
FW 14 Spain Guti Substituted in 82'
Spain Vicente del Bosque
GK 1 Paraguay Ricardo Tavarelli
RB 2 Paraguay Néstor Isasi
CB 3 Paraguay Nelson Zelaya
CB 15 Paraguay Pedro Benítez
LB 4 Paraguay Juan Ramón Jara
MF 5 Paraguay Julio César Cáceres Booked 34'
MF 6 Paraguay Julio César Enciso (c)
MF 11 Argentina Fernando Gastón Córdoba Substituted off 65'
MF 16 Uruguay Sergio Órteman
FW 8 Uruguay Hernán Rodrigo López
FW 10 Paraguay Miguel Ángel Benítez Substituted off 81'
GK 12 Paraguay Danilo Aceval
DF 14 Paraguay José Amarilla
MF 18 Paraguay Carlos Estigarribia
MF 7 Paraguay Francisco Esteche
FW 9 Paraguay Richart Báez Substituted in 65'
FW 17 Paraguay Mauro Caballero Substituted in 81'
FW 19 Paraguay Gilberto Palacios
Argentina Nery Pumpido

Man of the Match:
Brazil Ronaldo (Real Madrid)

Assistant referees:
Colombia Jorge Arango (Colombia)
Peru Jorge Jaimes (Peru)

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Centenario del Real Madrid (Spanish)
  2. ^ Olimpia, 100 años de triunfos(Spanish)
  3. ^ Leme de Arruda, Marcelo (2 January 2009). "Toyota Cup – Most Valuable Player of the Match Award". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Archived from the original on 24 December 2008. Retrieved 15 January 2009. 

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