2006 FA Community Shield
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EventFA Community Shield
Date13 August 2006
VenueMillennium Stadium, Cardiff
RefereeMartin Atkinson (West Yorkshire)
Attendance56,275
WeatherScattered clouds
19 °C (66 °F)
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The 2006 FA Community Shield was a football match played at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff on 13 August 2006 between the 2005–06 Premier League champions Chelsea and 2005–06 FA Cup winners Liverpool.

Liverpool won the match 2–1, with goals from John Arne Riise and Peter Crouch. Chelsea's goal was scored by their new signing Andriy Shevchenko.

The match was the last Community Shield to be played at the Millennium Stadium during the reconstruction of Wembley Stadium in London. 56,275 people attended the match, which was refereed by Martin Atkinson.

Match details

13 August 2006
Chelsea 1–2 Liverpool Millennium Stadium, Cardiff
Attendance: 56,275
Referee: Martin Atkinson (West Yorkshire)
Shevchenko Goal 44' (Report) Riise Goal 9'
Crouch Goal 80'
Chelsea
Liverpool
GK 23 Flag of Italy Carlo Cudicini
RB 14 Flag of Cameroon Geremi Substituted off in the 53rd minute 53'
CB 26 Flag of England John Terry (c)
CB 6 Flag of Portugal Ricardo Carvalho
LB 20 Flag of Portugal Paulo Ferreira Substituted off in the 81st minute 81'
RM 13 Flag of Germany Michael Ballack Booked in the 7th minute 7' Substituted off in the 26th minute 26'
CM 5 Flag of Ghana Michael Essien
CM 8 Flag of England Frank Lampard Booked in the 15th minute 15'
LM 16 Flag of Netherlands Arjen Robben Substituted off in the 62nd minute 62'
CF 7 Flag of Ukraine Andriy Shevchenko
CF 11 Flag of Ivory Coast Didier Drogba Substituted off in the 71st minute 71'
Substitutes:
GK 40 Flag of Portugal Henrique Hilário
DF 18 Flag of England Wayne Bridge Substituted on in the 53rd minute 53'
DF 44 Flag of England Michael Mancienne
MF 12 Flag of Nigeria John Obi Mikel Substituted on in the 81st minute 81'
MF 19 Flag of France Lassana Diarra Booked in the 68th minute 68' Substituted on in the 62nd minute 62'
MF 24 Flag of England Shaun Wright-Phillips Substituted on in the 71st minute 71'
FW 21 Flag of Ivory Coast Salomon Kalou Substituted on in the 26th minute 26'
Manager:
Flag of Portugal José Mourinho
GK 25 Flag of Spain Pepe Reina
RB 3 Flag of Republic of Ireland Steve Finnan
CB 23 Flag of England Jamie Carragher (c)
CB 5 Flag of Denmark Daniel Agger
LB 6 Flag of Norway John Arne Riise
RM 16 Flag of England Jermaine Pennant Substituted off in the 60th minute 60'
CM 22 Flag of Mali Mohamed Sissoko
CM 32 Flag of Netherlands Boudewijn Zenden Substituted off in the 60th minute 60'
LM 11 Flag of Chile Mark González Substituted off in the 56th minute 56'
SS 10 Flag of Spain Luis García Substituted off in the 66th minute 66'
CF 15 Flag of England Peter Crouch Substituted off in the 89th minute 89'
Substitutes:
GK 1 Flag of Poland Jerzy Dudek
DF 4 Flag of Finland Sami Hyypiä
DF 12 Flag of Brazil Fábio Aurélio Substituted on in the 56th minute 56'
MF 8 Flag of England Steven Gerrard Substituted on in the 60th minute 60'
MF 14 Flag of Spain Xabi Alonso Booked in the 61st minute 61' Substituted on in the 60th minute 60'
FW 17 Flag of Wales Craig Bellamy Substituted on in the 66th minute 66'
FW 24 Flag of France Florent Sinama-Pongolle Substituted on in the 89th minute 89'
Manager:
Flag of Spain Rafael Benítez

Match officials

  • Assistant referees:
    • Roger East (Wiltshire)
    • Shaun Proctor-Green (Lincolnshire)
  • Fourth official: Mark Clattenburg (County Durham)

Man of the match

Match rules

  • 90 minutes.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores level.
  • Seven named substitutes.

See also

External links

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