2005 UEFA Super Cup
Liverpool won the 2005 UEFA Super Cup on 26 August 2005 with a 3-1 extra-time victory over Russian side CSKA Moscow at the Stade Louis II stadium in Monaco. Liverpool qualified for the Super Cup as the 2005 Champions League winners, whereas CSKA Moscow did so as winners of the 2005 UEFA Cup. It was the third time Liverpool had lifted the cup, and the Reds' second consecutive Super Cup win following their victory in 2001 over Bayern Munich. The match is memorable for the late man-of-the-match cameo from substitute Djibril Cisse, whose goals saw Liverpool mount a spirited comeback to win the match after extra time, having spent the majority of the contest 1-0 down. (more...)

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