UEFA Intertoto Cup 2000
Format (seem to be based on New UEFA Ranking (1994/95 - 1998/99) for a change - in last year ranking for period 92-97 was in charge!):
- countries ranked 1-12 are eligible to send two teams for the competition
- countries ranked 13-48 are eligible to send one team for the competition
Places in the respective rounds are disposed as follows:
- 1st teams from countries ranked 1-8 - starting from the 3rd round
- 2nd teams from countries ranked 1-8 and 1st teams from countries ranked
9-12 - starting from the 2nd round
- 2nd teams from countries ranked 9-12 and teams from countries ranked
13-48 - starting from the 1st round
That gives 60 teams in total. 40 teams play in the first round. 20 winners
meet 12 teams (directly qualified for 2nd round) in the second round. 16 winners
meet 8 teams (directly qualified for 3rd round) in the third round. 12 winners
play in the fourth round. 6 winners play in the finals for the three UEFA Cup
As in previous years some countries refused to play in UIC. However, in this
year competition, 45 countries out of 51 UEFA members will have at least one
Top 12 consists of Italy, Spain, Germany, France, Netherlands, England,
Russia, Greece, Portugal, Czech Republic, Austria, Denmark.
The bottom three teams who don't compete are Liechtenstein (no domestic
league), Andorra and San Marino. The other countries that refused to play
in the competition are Portugal, Ukraine and Scotland.
Round 1 [Jun 17-18, 24-25]
HB Tórshavn Far 0-4 0-3 Lombard FC Tatabánya Hun
Trans Narva Est 2-5 2-4 FC Ceahlaul Piatra Neamt Rom
FC Araks Arm 1-2 0-1 SK Sigma Olomouc Cze
Floriana FC Mlt 1-1 0-2 Stabæk IF Nor
Kocaelispor Tur 0-1 1-0 FK Atlantas Lit [pen 3-5]
LASK Linz Aut 3-0 1-1 Hapoel Petach-Tikva Isr [*]
Glenavon FC Nir 1-1 0-3 NK Slaven Belupo Cro
Zagłębie Lubin Pol 4-0 3-1 FC Vilash Aze
FK Dukla Trencin Svk 0-3 0-1 FC Dinaburg Lat [*]
NK Primorje Slo 5-0 6-0 KVC Westerlo Bel
Västra Frölunda IF Swe 1-0 1-2 HSK Zrinjski Bos
HNK Cibalia Cro 3-1 1-1 FK Obilic Yug
FC Dinamo Tbilisi Geo 2-2 1-1 R. Standard de Liège Bel [*]
FC Dnepr-Transmash Mog. Blr 2-1 2-1 Silkeborg IF Den
Myllykosken Pallo-47 Fin 1-2 3-3 Neuchâtel-Xamax FC Sui [*]
Leiftur Isl 2-2 4-4 FC Luzern Sui
University College D. FC Irl 3-3 0-0 FC Velbazhd Bul
Nea Salamis FC Cyp 4-1 2-1 KS Vllaznia Alb
FK Pelister Mac 3-1 1-0 CS Hobscheid Lux
Cwmbran Town FC Wal 0-1 0-1 FC Nistru Otaci Mda
[*] first game was to be played in Liège.
[*] first game was to be played in Neuchâtel.
[*] FK Dukla Trencin - FC Dinaburg game original result is 0-0.
[*] LASK Linz - Hapoel Petach-Tikva game original result is 2-1.
Bye: AC Perugia, Real Mallorca, VfB Stuttgart, CS Sedan-Ardennes, AJ Auxerre,
Bradford City AFC, FC Zenit St. Petersburg, FC Dukla Pribram, FK Chmel Blsany,
FK Austria Wien, SV Austria Salzburg, Aalborg BK.
Round 2 [Jul 1-2, 8-9]
- Netherlands left one place in 2nd round - it went to France
- Greece left one place in 2nd round - it went to Czech Rep.
- Portugal left two places (one in 1st and one in 2nd round) - they went
respectively to Croatia and Austria.
- Ukraine and Scotland left their places in 1st round. They were taken
by Switzerland and Belgium.
Bye: Udinese Calcio, Celta de Vigo, VfL Wolfsburg, RC Lens, RKC Waalwijk,
Aston Villa FC, FC Rostselmash Rostov-na-Donu, Kalamata FC.
Round 3 [Jul 15-16, 22]
- FC Nistru Otaci Mda 2-6 1-1 SV Austria Salzburg Aut
- FC Zenit St. Petersburg Rus 3-0 3-1 NK Primorje Slo
- AC Perugia Ita 1-2 1-1 R. Standard de Liège Bel
- Nea Salamis FC Cyp 1-0 0-3 FK Austria Wien Aut
- Stabæk IF Nor 0-2 2-4 AJ Auxerre Fra
- FC Dinaburg Lat 0-0 0-1 Aalborg BK Den
- LASK Linz Aut 1-1 2-3 FC Dukla Pribram Cze
- FK Atlantas Lit 1-3 1-4 Bradford City AFC Eng
- Real Mallorca Esp 2-1 1-3 FC Ceahlaul Piatra Neamt Rom
- FK Chmel Blsany Cze 6-2 2-0 FC Dnepr-Transmash Mog. Blr
- CS Sedan-Ardennes Fra 3-0 3-2 Leiftur Isl
- Neuchâtel-Xamax FC Sui 1-6 1-4 VfB Stuttgart Ger
- Zagłębie Lubin Pol 1-1 0-0 NK Slaven Belupo Cro
- Lombard FC Tatabánya Hun 3-2 0-0 HNK Cibalia Cro
- FK Pelister Mac 3-1 0-0 Västra Frölunda IF Swe
- FC Velbazhd Bul 2-0 0-8 SK Sigma Olomouc Cze
Semifinals [Jul 26, Aug 2]
- Celta de Vigo Esp 3-0 2-1 FK Pelister Mac
- Aalborg BK Den 0-2 2-1 Udinese Calcio Ita
- CS Sedan-Ardennes Fra 0-0 1-2 VfL Wolfsburg Ger
- FC Dukla Pribram Cze 0-0 1-3 Aston Villa FC Eng
- FK Chmel Blsany Cze 5-0 3-0 Kalamata FC Gre
- RC Lens Fra 2-1 0-1 VfB Stuttgart Ger
- Bradford City AFC Eng 2-0 1-0 RKC Waalwijk Ned
- FC Rostselmash Rostov Rus 0-2 1-3 AJ Auxerre Fra
- NK Slaven Belupo Cro 1-1 0-2 SK Sigma Olomouc Cze
- R. Standard de Liège Bel 3-1 1-1 SV Austria Salzburg Aut
- FC Ceahlaul Piatra Neamt Rom 2-2 0-3 FK Austria Wien Aut
- FC Zenit St. Petersburg Rus 2-1 2-1 Lombard FC Tatabánya Hun
The draw took place on 10 July 2000.
Finals [Aug 8, 22]
- SK Sigma Olomouc Cze 3-1 0-0 FK Chmel Blsany Cze
- VfB Stuttgart Ger 1-1 1-0 R. Standard de Liège Bel
- FC Zenit St. Petersburg Rus 1-0 3-0 Bradford City AFC Eng
- Celta de Vigo Esp 1-0 2-1 Aston Villa FC Eng
- FK Austria Wien Aut 0-1 0-2 Udinese Calcio Ita
- AJ Auxerre Fra 1-1 2-1 VfL Wolfsburg Ger [aet]
- SK Sigma Olomouc Cze 2-2 2-4 Udinese Calcio Ita [aet]
- Celta de Vigo Esp 2-1 2-2 FC Zenit St. Petersburg Rus
- AJ Auxerre Fra 0-2 1-1 VfB Stuttgart Ger
Special thanks to UEFA.
Created: 4 Jun 2000
Last modified: 26 Sep 2000 11:14:28