Finland v Germany, 04 September 1999

Score2-1 to Germany
RefereeAntonio Jesus Lopez Nieto
CompetitionUEFA European Championship Group 3
VenueOlympiastadion, Helsinski
Attendance20,189

1  Finland

Manager: Richard Moller Nielsen

2  Germany

Manager: Erich Ribbeck

Goals:

Janne Salli 63 G

Goals:

Oliver Bierhoff 2 G
Oliver Bierhoff 17 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Antti Niemi
Defender Toni Kuivasto
Defender/Centre back Sami Hyypia (captain)
Midfielder Aki Riihilahti
Midfielder Teemu Tainio
Midfielder Jarkko Wiss

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jens Lehmann
Defender Markus Babbel
Defender/Centre back Thomas Linke
Defender/Centre back Jens Nowotny
Midfielder Jens Jeremies
Midfielder Lothar Matthäus
Midfielder Mehmet Scholl
Midfielder Christian Ziege
Forward Oliver Bierhoff (captain)
Forward Ulf Kirsten
Forward Oliver Neuville

Substitutions:

Pasi Laaksonen for Antti Niemi 46
Shefki Kuqi for Harri Ylonen 46

Substitutions:

Bernd Schneider for Ulf Kirsten 32
Christian Nerlinger for Mehmet Scholl 78
Thomas Strunz for Oliver Neuville 89

Cards:

Harri Ylonen Y
Teemu Tainio Y

Cards:

On the bench:

Forward Shefki Kuqi

On the bench:

Midfielder Christian Nerlinger
Midfielder Bernd Schneider
Midfielder Thomas Strunz