Armenia v France, 08 September 1999

Score3-2 to France
RefereeAtanas Ouzounov
CompetitionUEFA European Championship Group 4
VenueHrazdan Stadium, Yerevan
Attendance14,500
Kick-off: 9:00pm local

2  Armenia

Manager: Suren Barseghian

3  France

Manager: Roger Lemerre

Goals:

Karapet Mikaelyan 5 G
Armen Shahgeldyan penalty 90 P

Goals:

Youri Djorkaeff penalty 42 P
Zinédine Zidane 61 G
Lilian Laslandes 75 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Roman Berezovski
Defender Hayk Harutyunyan
Defender Sargis Hovsepyan
Defender Vardan Khachatryan (captain)
Defender Artur Mkrtchyan
Defender Tigran Petrosyan
Midfielder Romik Khachatryan
Midfielder Albert Sarkisyan
Forward Tigran Yesayan

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Fabien Barthez
Defender Laurent Blanc
Defender Marcel Desailly
Defender Bixente Lizarazu
Defender Lilian Thuram
Midfielder Didier Deschamps (captain)
Midfielder Youri Djorkaeff
Midfielder Christian Karembeu
Midfielder Zinédine Zidane
Forward Sylvain Wiltord

Substitutions:

Razmik Grigoryan for Hayk Harutyunyan 64
Marcelo Delani for Karapet Mikaelyan 67
Artur Kocharyan for Romik Khachatryan 74

Substitutions:

Laurent Robert for Sylvain Wiltord 62
Frédéric Déhu for Zinédine Zidane 72

Cards:

Romik Khachatryan 41 Y
Vardan Khachatryan 44 Y
Roman Berezovski 66 Y

Cards:

Marcel Desailly 45 Y
Laurent Blanc 55 Y
Frédéric Déhu 89 R
Fabien Barthez 90 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Harutyun Abrahamyan
Defender Karen Barseghyan
Midfielder Razmik Grigoryan
Midfielder Artur Petrosyan
Forward Artur Kocharyan

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Stephane Porato
Defender Vincent Candela
Defender Frédéric Déhu
Defender Frank Leboeuf
Midfielder Robert Pirés
Midfielder Laurent Robert
Forward Tony Vairelles

Comments:

Armenia's 8th consecutive match without victory.

Comments:

50th international appearance of Lilian Thuram for France.