Liverpool v CSKA Sofiya, 23 August 2005

Score1-0 to CSKA Sofiya
RefereeWolfgang Stark
CompetitionUEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 2nd leg
VenueAnfield
Attendance42,175
Liverpool won 3-2 on aggregate. Kick-Off: 8.05pm BST

1 CSKA Sofiya

Goals:

Goals:

Valentin Iliev 16 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Scott Carson
Defender/Right back Steve Finnan
Defender Josemi
Defender John Arne Riise
Defender/Centre back Sami Hyypia
Defender/Midfielder Stephen Warnock
Midfielder Dietmar Hamann
Midfielder Darren Potter
Forward Djibril Cisse
Forward Morientes
Forward Mohamed Sissoko

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Dejan Maksic
Defender Ibrahima Gueye
Defender Valentin Iliev
Defender/Midfielder Tiago Silva Dos Santos
Midfielder Emil Gargorov
Midfielder Mourad Hidiouad
Midfielder Iordan Yurukov
Forward Yordan Todorov
Forward Guillaume Zadi

Substitutions:

Luis Garcia for Darren Potter 46
Bolo Zenden for Stephen Warnock 64
Florent Sinama-Pongolle for Djibril Cisse 83

Substitutions:

Stoyko Sakaliev for Iordan Yurukov 72
Petar Dimitrov for Guillaume Zadi 84

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Pepe Reina
Defender/Midfielder Jamie Carragher
Midfielder Xabi Alonso
Midfielder Bolo Zenden
Forward Luis Garcia

On the bench:

Forward Petar Dimitrov
Forward Stoyko Sakaliev

Comments:

In European matches this was Liverpool's first loss in 13 games from 23 November 2004.

Comments:

Unused substitutes: Tudor Kutchoukov, Ivan Ivanov, Slavko Matic, Adrian Olegov and Vladimir Zafirov