Three minutes later, Owen collected a Dietmar Hamann pass and played a diagonal pass to Gerrard, whose shot beat the Alavés keeper Herrera to put Liverpool 2–0 ahead. Liberec took the lead in the first half to level the tie at 1–1.  McAllister took the resulting free-kick, which was headed into his own goal by Geli.  Their opposition in the first round was Rapid București of Romania. 26-08-2000 Trofeo Balompédica Linense. Three were awarded to Alavés and one to Kaiserslautern, all were scored and a further two goals for Alavés ensured the match finished 5–1 to Alavés. Again, the referee deemed that there was no penalty. Preview and stats followed by live commentary, video highlights and match report.  QUICK 1890-BARCELONA 0-10, 03-08-2000 Amsterdam Tournament. Midway through the first half, Iván Alonso scored to bring Alavés within a goal of levelling the match. BARCELONA-REAL SOCIEDAD 0-0, 04-06-2001 FRIENDLY. If they are in the final it means they must be a good side, but unlike some people we were expecting them to reach the final. 2001 Barcelona Dragons Statistics 2001 Barcelona Dragons Results. Subs: Dutruel, De la Pena, Xavi, Gabri, Dani, Simao, Zenden. Danny Murphy and Owen scored in the first half to progress to the semi-finals courtesy of a 2–0 aggregate victory. Alavés won the first leg at home 3–0. A product of Barcelona’s La Masia academy and a six-time Spanish international, Cristobal Parralo joined PSG ahead of the 2001-02 season and retired the following year. , Fellow Spanish side Rayo Vallecano were the opposition in the quarter-finals. Antoine griezmann on monday said he couldnt wait to make his barcelona debut and that his heart was with the team as he tries to move on from a sour exit from spanish rivals atletico madrid.  Four minutes later Alavés had equalised. The match would now go into a 30-minute extra-time period. , Man of the Match:  With two minutes remaining, Liverpool goalkeeper Westerveld conceded a corner. That gives us time to counter and we are comfortable with that style. BARCELONA-PSV EINDHOVEN 2-1. After a goalless first leg, seven were scored between the two teams in the second leg. Barcelona also controversially sold Luís Figo to arch rivals Real Madrid in July 2000 and thus creating several furious fan reactions for accusing Luís Figo a traitor.  As it was their first season in Europe, Alavés had commissioned a special shirt that was pink and bore the names of all their 'socios' (members) as a memento of their qualification for Europe. The Barcelona Dragons of National Football League Europe ended the 2001 season with a record of 8 wins and 2 losses, finishing first in NFLE.  Liverpool were once again successful at the Stadio Olimpico, as they won 2–0 courtesy of two Owen goals in the second-half. They were also making their first appearance in a European final since their ban from European competition following the Heysel Stadium disaster. Football statistics of the country Spain in the year 2001. La Liga champions Real Madrid will face Athletic Bilbao and Barcelona will play Real Sociedad in the Spanish Super Cup semi-finals next month, Spain's football federation said on Thursday.... more » 16.12.2020 16:44 Gary McAllister scored the subsequent penalty to put Liverpool 1–0 up in the match and the tie; a Barcelona goal would see them progress as a result of the away goals rule.  They entered the match with the opportunity to win a treble. Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. The 2001 UEFA Cup Final was a football match between Liverpool of England and Alavés of Spain on 16 May 2001 at the Westfalenstadion in Dortmund, Germany.The showpiece event was the final match of the 2000–01 edition of Europe's secondary cup competition, the UEFA Cup.Liverpool were appearing in their third UEFA Cup final, after their appearances in 1973 and 1976. Midway through the first half, Liverpool equalised to make it 1–1 on the night and 2–1 in their favour on aggregate. ARSENAL-BARCELONA 1-2, 05-08-2000 Amsterdam Tournament. Pizzagate Recommended for you. Jack Bicknell coached the team.  Three minutes later, Owen was brought down by defender Karmona, who was subsequently booked. Find Barça football shirts, clothing, gear and more. Liverpool were appearing in their third UEFA Cup final, after their appearances in 1973 and 1976. They lost all four matches and finished the season in 10th place, outside of the qualification spots for European competition. MX23RW : Wednesday, December 23 10:49:33| >> :60:741:741: Everton vs. Man Utd: 9 … La Liga champions Real Madrid will face Athletic Bilbao and Barcelona will play Real Sociedad in the Spanish Super Cup semi-finals next month, Spain's football federation said on Thursday.... more » 16.12.2020 16:44 , Minutes later Alavés made the first substitution of the match when Alonso replaced defender Eggen.  The second trophy was the FA Cup, which they won four days before the final defeating Arsenal 2–1. 13-06-2001 Copa Catalunya (Final). Barcelona also controversially sold Luís Figo to arch rivals Real Madrid in July 2000 and thus creating several furious fan reactions for accusing Luís Figo a traitor. LAZIO-BARCELONA 3-3, 22-08-2000 Joan Gamper Trophy. Alonso's header fell to Moreno, who went past Henchoz, but his shot was saved by Westerveld after it hit his chest. Liverpool won 4–0 to secure their place in the 2001–02 UEFA Champions League.  As a result of the golden goal, Liverpool had won the match 5–4 to win their third UEFA Cup and complete a treble. , Liverpool faced the Italian side Roma in the fourth round. Vincent Texier (France) They were awarded a free-kick on the edge of the Liverpool penalty area following a challenge by Stéphane Henchoz. ", The Alavés manager Mané praised his players despite their loss: "Dortmund has seen a great final, and it was possibly the smallest team in the competition that made it great." Teams National Teams. I have a positive feeling about this game. Liverpool managed to see out the 90 minutes without conceding a goal to progress to their first European final since they were banned from participating in Europe following the Heysel Stadium disaster at the 1985 European Cup Final. The subsequent corner was headed into the goal by Cruyff to make the scoreline 4–4. Football statistics of the country Spain in the year 2001.  The change had the desired effect as four minutes later, Alavés scored. " Alavés captain, Antonio Karmona stated he had wanted to face Liverpool at some point in the competition: "The funny thing is that as we've been going through this UEFA Cup campaign we've been coming back into the dressing room each time hoping to draw Liverpool in the next round.  Kaiserslautern needed to score four goals in the second leg to stand a chance of reaching the final. Alain Sars (France), Liverpool's victory was their third UEFA Cup success, putting them level with Internazionale and Juventus as the teams with the most success in the competition. Moments later, he reversed his decision and instead awarded Roma a corner-kick. People remember who was playing and when you look at programmes from finals you just recall the facts of the game. Superstar Neymar hat die Spekulationen über einen Abschied des sechsmaligen Weltfußballers Lionel Messi vom FC Barcelona angeheizt.... mehr » 02.12.2020 23:07 Right wing-back Contra put the ball into the area from the right side of the pitch and Alonso rose above Babbel to head the ball into the net to make the scoreline 2–1. Their opposition in the semi-finals was German team Kaiserslautern, the first leg in Spain saw four penalties awarded. That would be a betrayal to our supporters. Champions League 2000/2001 squad 12-Sep-00 / 23-May-01 Champions League 2000/2001 Anderlcht - Arsenal - Barcelona - Bayern - Beşiktaş - Depor - Dynamo K - Gsaray - Hamburg - Heerenveen - Helsingbo - Juventus - Lazio - Leeds - Leverkusn - Lyon - Man Utd - Milan - Monaco - Olympiacs - PAO - PSG - PSV - Rangers - Real - Rosenborg - Shakhtar - Sparta - Spartak M - Sporting - Sturm Graz - Valencia In the 64th minute, both sides made substitutions.  The second leg at Anfield was won 2–0 by Liverpool, with a goal scored in each half by Barmby and Heskey respectively. UEFA Champions League match Leeds vs Barcelona 24.10.2000. MÀLAGA-BARCELONA 1-1 /3-5/ PENALTY. CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (, 2000–01 UEFA Champions League first group stage, http://www.eufo.de/football/esp/2000/fc_blona.htm, http://www.footballsquads.co.uk/spain/2000-2001/laliga/barce.htm, http://www.bdfutbol.com/en/t/t2000-011.html, Web Oficial de la Liga de Fútbol Profesional, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=2000–01_FC_Barcelona_season&oldid=987999233, Articles with unsourced statements from December 2020, CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 10 November 2020, at 13:52. The 2001 Barcelona Dragons lost in the Championship. Each team had to progress through six knockout rounds with matches played over two legs. 1. , Eight minutes later, McAllister passed the ball to Fowler who moved towards the centre of the pitch from the left-hand side and hit his shot into the corner of the Alavés goal to give Liverpool a 4–3 lead with 18 minutes of the match remaining. We will not be making that mistake. 31-07-2000 FRIENDLY.  Liverpool reacted to the scoreline being levelled at 3–3 by substituting Henchoz with Vladimír Šmicer.  They were drawn against Turkish team Gaziantepspor in the first round. The first leg was at Lillestrøm's home ground the Åråsen Stadion. , Alavés qualified for the UEFA Cup by finishing sixth during the 1999–2000 La Liga. They were awarded a free-kick 25 yards away from goal and Moreno's shot went straight through the Liverpool wall and into the goal past Westerveld. Within four minutes, Alavés had been reduced to 10 men. This is the match that we've wanted all season. Roma scored in the 70th minute to take the lead, and needed to score another goal to take the match into extra-time. Liverpool 1-0 Barcelona - UEFA Cup Semi-final 2000/2001 - Duration: 10:25.  Houllier defended his tactics after the match, stating: "If I'd gone out and attacked and lost by three goals, you would be calling me naive. , The match was hailed as one of the most exciting finals in modern times, which BBC Sport pundit, Alan Hansen, declared as "the best final ever. Squad fc barcelona this page shows the detailed view of the current squad. The semi-final tie against Barcelona was won 1–0. Barcelona presidential candidate Victor Font has once again insisted club legend Xavi will return to the club if he is elected following January's election.. Team and Opponent Stats Table; Team G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS; Team: 34: Opp: 34 Watched by a crowd of 48,050, Liverpool took an early lead when Markus Babbel scored in the fourth minute. Gary McAllister (Liverpool) He fully deserved his man of the match award. BARCELONA-ESPANYOL 1-0. Barcelona will sue Neymar for 10.2 million euros ($12 million) that they believe they … Liverpool were awarded a free-kick, which McAllister hit into the Alavés wall. It was the first European final they had reached since being banned from European competition following the Heysel Stadium disaster in 1985. " Houllier hit back at critics who had labelled Liverpool as boring before the match: "Maybe we are a boring side – as I seem to keep reading – but I will put up with that. , Football match between Liverpool and Alavés, "Match officials appointed for UEFA Cup final", "Houllier's men facing D-day in Dortmund", "UEFA Cup Final: Liverpool hit treble top", "Where are they now? " The Liverpool manager Gérard Houllier hailed his players after the match: "When you play in a European final, you are looking for immortality. Barcelona dramatically sealed Champions League 3rd qualifying spot in the season finale, thanks to Rivaldo bicycle kick goal against Valencia. Five minutes later, Liverpool were awarded a penalty. Liverpool won the match 3–2 to secure their second Super Cup victory.  In the 115th minute of the match, Alavés were reduced to nine men, when Karmona received a second yellow card for fouling Šmicer. BBC Sport commentator, Trevor Brooking, stated: "Gary McAllister was outstanding. We set great store by what our scouts tell us. The first leg was held at Roma's home ground the Stadio Olimpico, where Liverpool had won the European Cup twice in 1977 and 1984.  Another Norwegian team, Rosenborg were their opposition.  Alavés' opposition in the second round were Lillestrøm of Norway. Founded in 1970 as FC Barcelona Atlètic, it is the reserve team of FC Barcelona, and currently plays in Segunda División B, holding its home matches at the Estadi Johan Cruyff.. Reserve teams in Spain play in the same league system as the senior team, rather than in a reserve team league. They extended their lead in the 16th minute when Steven Gerrard scored. " The second leg at Anfield was equally close, until the 44th minute when Liverpool were awarded a penalty. Babbel headed in a McAllister free-kick to put Liverpool 1–0 up. Magno was shown a second yellow card for a two-footed challenge on Babbel. The first leg at Anfield was heading for a 0–0 draw, until the 87th minute when Emile Heskey scored to give Liverpool a 1–0 victory. Liverpool went in front again in the 73rd minute when Robbie Fowler scored. The victory meant Liverpool completed a treble consisting of the Football League Cup, FA Cup and UEFA Cup. Rayo took a 2–0 lead in the second leg at their ground the Estadio Teresa Rivero, but a late Cruyff goal ensured that Alavés would progress to the semi-finals. Sports Mole rounds up Barcelona's injury and suspension news ahead of their La Liga clash with Eibar on December 29. Barcelona continued the frustrating run of league title drought, finishing just fourth in La Liga, despite having bought Marc Overmars and Emmanuel Petit in total of £54m transfer fee in the summer of 2000.