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1999 UEFA Super Cup

1999 UEFA Super Cup
Date 27 August 1999
Venue Stade Louis II, Monaco
Man of the Match Juan Sebastián Verón (Lazio)[1]
Referee Ryszard Wójcik (Poland)[2]
Attendance 14,461[1]

The 1999 UEFA Super Cup was a football match played on 27 August 1999 between the 1998–99 UEFA Champions League winners, Manchester United, and Lazio, winners of the 1998–99 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup.

Against the odds, Lazio won the match 1–0, the winning goal coming from Chilean striker Marcelo Salas in the 35th minute. The match was played at the neutral venue of the Stade Louis II in Monaco in front of 14,461 fans.

This was the last Super Cup contested by the winners of the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup, as the tournament was discontinued after the 1998–99 season. Since 2000, it has been contested by the winners of the UEFA Champions League and the winners of the UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League.


  • Venue 1
  • Teams 2
  • Match 3
    • Details 3.1
  • See also 4
  • References 5


The Stade Louis II in Monaco has been the venue for the UEFA Super Cup since 1998.[1] It was built in 1985, and is also the home of AS Monaco, who play in the French league system.


Team Qualification Previous participation (bold indicates winners)
Manchester United 1998–99 UEFA Champions League winners 1991
Lazio 1998–99 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup winners None



27 August 1999
20:45 CEST
Manchester United 0–1 Lazio
Report Salas Goal 35'
Stade Louis II, Monaco
Attendance: 14,461[1]
Referee: Ryszard Wójcik (Poland)[2]
Manchester United
GK 17 Raimond van der Gouw
RB 2 Gary Neville
CB 6 Jaap Stam Substituted off 57'
CB 21 Henning Berg
LB 12 Phil Neville
CM 7 David Beckham Substituted off 58'
CM 16 Roy Keane (c)
CM 18 Paul Scholes
RF 9 Andy Cole Substituted off 78'
CF 10 Teddy Sheringham
LF 20 Ole Gunnar Solskjær
GK 31 Nick Culkin
DF 13 John Curtis Substituted in 57'
MF 11 Ryan Giggs
MF 33 Mark Wilson
MF 34 Jonathan Greening Substituted in 78'
FW 14 Jordi Cruyff Substituted in 58'
FW 19 Dwight Yorke
Sir Alex Ferguson
GK 1 Luca Marchegiani
RB 2 Paolo Negro
CB 13 Alessandro Nesta (c)
CB 11 Siniša Mihajlović
LB 15 Giuseppe Pancaro
RM 20 Dejan Stanković
CM 23 Juan Sebastián Verón
CM 25 Matías Almeyda
LM 18 Pavel Nedvěd Substituted off 66'
SS 10 Roberto Mancini Substituted off 84'
CF 21 Simone Inzaghi Substituted off 23'
GK 22 Marco Ballotta
DF 5 Giuseppe Favalli
MF 7 Sérgio Conceição
MF 14 Diego Simeone Substituted in 84'
MF 16 Attilio Lombardo Substituted in 66'
FW 9 Marcelo Salas Substituted in 23'
FW 19 Kennet Andersson
Sven-Göran Eriksson

Man of the Match:
Juan Sebastián Verón (Lazio)[1]

Assistant referees:
Jacek Pocięgiel (Poland)[2]
Eugeniusz Koczar (Poland)[2]
Fourth official:
Tomasz Mikulski (Poland)[3]

Match rules

See also


  1. ^ a b c d e "Match Press Kit (2009)" (PDF). Union of European Football Associations (UEFA). p. 18. Retrieved 1 June 2012. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Match details / line-up: Lazio – Manchester United (UEFA-Supercup 1999)". Heim:Spiel. Retrieved 18 June 2011. 
  3. ^ "Team Line-ups – Manchester United – Lazio". (Union of European Football Associations). 27 August 1999. Retrieved 23 July 2014. 
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