1999: Germany – New Zealand 2-0 (2-0)

Match 680.

Confederations Cup first round.



Referee: Coffi Bona Venture Codjia (Benin).

Spectators: 42.000

Germany: Lehmann, Wörns, Linke, Matthäus (71. Ballack), Ricken, B. Schneider, Scholl (46. Wosz), Heinrich, Neuville, Marschall (65. Rink), Preetz.

New Zealand: Batty, Zoricich (78. Perry), Nelsen, Douglas, Atkinson, Jackson (63. Coveny), Wilkinson, Vicelich, Burton (78. Elrick), Lines, Bouckenooghe.

Goals: 1:0 Preetz (6.), 2:0 Matthäus (33.).

Booked: Marschall, Matthäus.

** First match against New Zealand. **

** Last goal of Lothar Matthäus in the national team. **





Michael Ballack, German player.


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2 Responses to 1999: Germany – New Zealand 2-0 (2-0)

  1. Schnipp08 says:

    I always thought the referee’s last name was “Codjia” (?)

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