Celtic Fixtures & Results 2002/2003

Blackburn Rovers 0 Celtic 2
UEFA Cup Round 2, Leg 2

Match Programme

Match programme

Match Ticket

Match ticket

Match Stats

Opponents: v Blackburn Rovers
Competition: UEFA Cup Round 2, Leg 2
Date: 31/10/2002
Venue: Ewood Park, Blackburn
Score: 2-0
Scorers: Larsson, Sutton
Referee: Cosimo Bolognino (Italy)
Attendance: 29,698
Comments: Henrik Larsson's 23rd Celtic goal in Europe - the King of Kings is the top Scottish goalscorer ever in European competition. Kick-off delayed 15 mins to let the huge Celtic crowd into the game.

Celtic Team


Manager: Martin O'Neill

Scorers: Larsson 15, Sutton 68

Team: Douglas, Laursen, Balde, Valgaeren, Agathe (Sylla 83), Lennon, Petrov (Thompson 77), Guppy, Sutton, Hartson (Lambert 69), Larsson.

Subs not used: Gould (g/k), Fernandez, Maloney, Crainey, Sylla.


Blackburn Team


Manager: Souness

Scorers: n/a

Team: Brad Friedel, Luca Neill, Craig Short, Nils-Eric Johansson, Martin Taylor, David Thompson, Garry Flitcroft, Tugay, Damien Duff (David Dunn 66), Egil Ostenstad (Andy Cole 45), Dwight Yorke.

Subs not used: Jansen, Grabbi, Kelly, Gillespie, Douglas.