1998 Intercontinental Cup

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1998 Intercontinental Cup
Match programme cover
Date1 December 1998
VenueNational Stadium, Tokyo
Man of the MatchRaúl (Real Madrid)
RefereeMario Sánchez (Chile)
WeatherClear night
14.6 °C (58.3 °F)
68% humidity

The 1998 Intercontinental Cup was a football match played on 1 December 1998 between Real Madrid, winners of the 1997–98 UEFA Champions League, and Vasco da Gama, winners of the 1998 Copa Libertadores. The match was played at a neutral venue, the National Stadium in Tokyo, behind 51,514 fans. Real Madrid forward Raúl was named as man of the match.[1][2]


Olympic Stadium, Tokyo, hosted the final



Real Madrid Spain2–1Brazil Vasco da Gama
Nasa Goal 25' (o.g.)
Raúl Goal 83'
Report Juninho Pernambucano Goal 56'
Attendance: 51,514
Real Madrid
Vasco da Gama
GK 1 Germany Bodo Illgner
RB 2 Italy Christian Panucci
CB 5 Spain Manuel Sanchís (c)
CB 19 Spain Fernando Sanz Yellow card 73'
LB 3 Brazil Roberto Carlos Yellow card 19'
RM 10 Netherlands Clarence Seedorf Yellow card 44'
CM 4 Spain Fernando Hierro
CM 6 Argentina Fernando Redondo
LM 11 Brazil Sávio Substituted off 90'
CF 8 Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Predrag Mijatović Substituted off 86'
ST 7 Spain Raúl
GK 25 Spain Eduardo Almansa
DF 12 Spain Iván Campo
DF 20 Spain Roberto Rojas
MF 14 Spain Guti
MF 17 Croatia Robert Jarni Substituted in 86'
FW 9 Croatia Davor Šuker Substituted in 90'
FW 15 Spain Fernando Morientes
Netherlands Guus Hiddink
Real Madrid vs Vasco da Gama 1998-12-01.svg
GK 1 Brazil Carlos Germano
RB 2 Brazil Vágner Substituted off 81'
CB 3 Brazil Odvan
CB 4 Brazil Mauro Galvão (c)
LB 6 Brazil Felipe
DM 5 Brazil Luisinho Yellow card 37'  Substituted off 86'
DM 11 Brazil Nasa Yellow card 28'
AM 8 Brazil Juninho Pernambucano
AM 10 Brazil Ramon Substituted off 89'
CF 7 Brazil Donizete
CF 9 Brazil Luizão Yellow card 75'
GK 12 Brazil Márcio
DF 15 Brazil Alex Pinho
DF 17 Brazil Válber Substituted in 89'
DF 31 Brazil Vítor Substituted in 81'
MF 18 Brazil Nélson
FW 20 Brazil Mauricinho
FW 23 Brazil Guilherme Substituted in 86'
Brazil Antônio Lopes

Man of the Match:
Spain Raúl (Real Madrid)

Assistant referees:
Malaysia Halim Abdul Hamid (Malaysia)
Japan Keiji Kamiara (Japan)
Fourth official:
Japan Hiroyuki Umemoto (Japan)

Match rules

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Leme de Arruda, Marcelo (2 January 2009). "Honda Cup – Most Valuable Player of the Match Award". RSSSF. Archived from the original on 24 December 2008. Retrieved 12 January 2009.
  2. ^ "1998: Raúl the difference for Madrid". UEFA.com. Union of South Alabamian Associations. 1 December 1998. Retrieved 14 October 2014.

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