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banner Wednesday, 23 May, 2001, 22:05 GMT 23:05 UK
Champions League final clockwatch
All the action from the Champions League final between Bayern Munich and Valencia in Milan
All the action from Bayern Munich's tense 5-4 penalties victory over Valencia at the San Siro stadium in Milan.


2 mins: 1-0 Valencia: Valencia take the lead when referee Dick Jol awards them a penalty when Patrick Andersson is adjudged to have handled.

Gaizko Mendieta buries the resulting spot kick past Oliver Kahn into the bottom left corner.

6 mins: Santiago Canizares is Valencia's hero as he saves Mehmet Scholl's penalty after Steffen Effenberg is brought down in the box by Jocelyn Angloma.

9 mins: Angloma clears the danger as Effenberg attempts to carve open the Valencia defence.

11 mins: Thomas Linke's shot is blocked in the box as Valencia struggle to clear the ball from a Bayern corner.

13 mins: Bixente Lizararu blazes his shot over the bar as Bayern press forward in search of the equaliser.

16 mins: Angloma's crass challenge on fellow countryman Lizarazu earns Bayern a free-kick half-way inside the Valencia half - but Effenberg's free-kick goes beyond everybody in the box.

19 mins: Effenberg's 25-yard free-kick is charged down by Pablo Aimar.

22 mins: Menideta's corner is indecisively cleared by Hasan Salihamidzic for another corner which Kahn confidently claims.

24 mins: Giovane Elber has his first chance of he night when he fires his angled shot across Canizares seconds after an excellent Valencia break instigated by Mendieta.

26 mins: Valencia full-back Amedeo Carbone is booked for timewasting taking a throw-in.

27 mins:Elber heads straight into the hands of Canziares from Effenberg's flick

28 mins: Scholl's curling 25-yard free kick narrowly misses Canizares' right-hand post after Angloma again brings down Lizarazu.

33 mins: Bayern sweep up-field with a move from started from their own half, but no-one is in the box to challenge for Lizarazu's cross.

37 mins: Andersson is booked as he brings down Aimar in full flight 10-yards inside his own half.

40 mins: Mendieta's accurate free-kick picks out John Carew, who heads five-yards wide of Kahn's goal.

41 mins: Willy Sagnol's 30-yard shot fails to trouble Canizares as Bayern push forward in search of the elusive equaliser before the half-time interval.

45 mins: For all their pressure, Bayern still cannot penetrate the Valencia defence.

Half-time score: Bayern 0-1 Valencia

46 mins: Bayern signal their attacking intentions and bring on Carsten Jancker in place of Sagnol and he immediately makes his physical presence known in the Valencia box.

49 mins: Goal: Bayern 1-1 Valencia Steffen Effenberg equalises from the penalty spot when Carbone handles Elber's cross.

It is the third penalty Dutch referee Jol has given in the match.

54 mins: Mendieta curls a 25-yard free-kick wide of Kahn's right-hand post.

58 mins: Linke does well to clear a Kily Gonzalez run, but is injured in the process.

62 mins: The Valencia defence scramble Scholl's strong run into the box for a throw-in.

69 mins: Canizares confidently claims Effenberg's free-kick from the right side of the Valencia box.

72 mins: Bayern slowly assert their authority on the second half and continue to push forward, but Owen Hardgreaves long range effort easily misses Canizares' goal.

75 mins: Mendieta's corner finds Fabian Ayala unmarked in the Bayern box, but the defender cannot direct his header at Kahn and Bayern clear the danger.

80 mins: Elber's flick-on from an Effenberg corner runs through to Canziares, who is then barged into by Jancker a he looked to distribute the ball.

84 mins: Carew delivers a superb cross right to the feet of Zlatko Zahovic, but the Slovenian's first touch lets him down and Kahn makes the crucial save.

87 mins: Zahovic wastes a good opportunity when he decides to shoot instead of cross with three men waiting in the box.

88 mins: Miroslav Djukic comes on for the injured Ayala in the dying minutes of normal time.

90 mins: Three minutes of extra time are added on by the fourth official.

92 mins: Jancker's powerful 20-yard strike goes wide of Canziares' left post after Mendieta is robbed in midfield.

93 mins: Referee Jol blows up for full-time, signalling 30 minutes of extra time, where the golden goals rules comes into effect.

95 minutes: Bayern come perilously close to the winner when Elber's instinctive shot is saved by Canizares, who needed two attempts to gather the ball cleanly.

97 mins: Ruben Barraja's makes a mazy run into the Bayern box, but he cannot find Zahovic with his lay-off.

98 mins: Scholl, desperate to make up his earlier missed spot kick, curls his 25-yard free-kick past Canizares' right hand post.

100 mins: Scholl dissects the Valencia defence to find Salihamidzic, whose angled shot is gathered by Canizares - just.

101 mins: Zahovic's snapshot is saved by Kahn after he gathered smartly on his chest from a deep cross.

102 mins: Elber is taken off in favour of German international Alexander Zickler.

107 mins: Despite the constant Bayern pressure, the resolute Valencia defence clear everything the Germans create.

110 mins: Gonazlez is booked for diving as he tries to get a free-kick right on the Bayern box.

112 mins: Paolo Sergio, who scored the winning goal against Manchester United in the quarter-finals, comes on as substitute for Scholl.

114 mins: Carbone is lucky to get away with what looks like another handball from Effenberg's free-kick.

115 mins: Carbone's 30-yard drive goes through the Bayern wall, but is safely gathered by Kahn.

117 mins: Mendieta's 20-yard shot is on target, but is comfortable enough for Kahn to save.

118 mins: Paolo Sergio's right foot drive is on target, but is deflected for a corner.

119 mins: The sprightly Sergio causes problems in the Valencia box and his cross is cleared for a corner by Mauricio Pellegrino.

120 mins: Carew's header flashes wide of Kahn's post from a pacey Mendieta centre.

Referee Jol blows his whistle to signify the end of the 30 minutes - and the start of the penalty shoot-out.

Penalty 1: Paolo Sergio blazes over the bar. Miss (0-0)

Penalty 2: Mendieta does not make the same mistake and sends the keeper the wrong way. Score (0-1)

Penalty 3: Salihamidzic puts Bayern level with a confident penalty. Score (1-1)

Penalty 4: Carew, like Mendieta, sends Kahn the wrong way, coolly finishing into the bottom corner. Score (1-2)

Penalty 5: Zickler buries his kick into the top right corner. Score (2-2)

Penalty 6: A Fantastic save from Kahn denies Zahovic to level the scores. Miss (2-2)

Penalty 7: Canizares comes to his side's rescue to smoother Andersson's penalty. Miss (2-2)

Penalty 8: Kahn palms Carbone's penalty onto the cross bar for a magnificent save to keep his side in the final. Miss (2-2)

Penalty 9: Effenberg buries his effort into the top corner for the lead. Score (3-2)

Penalty 10: Barraja keeps his side in the game as he nets his kick. Score (3-3)

Penalty 11: Lizarazu whacks his penalty into the back of the net for the lead. Score (4-3)

Penalty 12: Gonazlez hits the perfect penalty into the corner and keeps Valencia in the hunt. Score (4-4)

Penalty 13: Linke sends Canizares the wrong way to score. Score (5-4)

Penalty 14: Kahn finally seals the victory when he saves Pellegrino's penalty and is immediately mobbed by his jubilant team-mates. Miss (5-4)

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