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Last Updated: Wednesday, 13 August, 2003, 20:42 GMT 21:42 UK
Clockwatch: Champions League
MSK Zilina 0-2 Chelsea
MTK Hungaria 0-4 Celtic
Partizan Belgrade 0-1 Newcastle
Rangers 1-1 FC Copenhagen


Goalflashes and major incidents (All times BST)

2139: The full-timw whistle goes at Ibrox with Rangers being held 1-1 at home to FC Copenhagen.

2120: The full-time whistle goes in Belgrade with Newcastle taking a slim one-goal cushion into the second leg.

2112: Shay Given makes a fine save to deny Ivica Iliev from grabbing an equaliser for Partizan Belgrade in the closing stages.

2107: The referee blows his whistle in Hungary with Celtic all but booking their place in the next round with a thumping win over MTK Hungaria.

2104: The final whistle goes in Slovakia with Chelsea getting the Roman Abromavich era off to a fine start with a comfortable 2-0 win in the first leg game.

2104: GOAL. Celtic make it 4-0 in the dying stages when Henrik Larsson crosses for strike partner Chris Sutton to powerfully head home.
MTK Hungaria 0-4 Celtic

2054: GOAL. FC Copenhagen grab an equaliser through Todi Jonsson. The forward fires in a shot from the edge of the box to put a dent in Alex McLeish's hopes of an easy passage through to the next round.
Rangers 1-1 FC Copenhagen

2046: GOAL. Chelsea double their lead courtesy of an own goal from Michail Drahno. Joe Cole is involved in the build-up and as the ball looks headed for the path of Eidur Gudjohnsen an outstretched Drahno pokes it past his own keeper.
MSK Zilina 0-2 Chelsea

2042: GOAL. MTK Hungaria almost pull a goal back when Welton Silva heads against the bar, but Celtic respond immediately with a Stilian Petrov strike. Alan Thompson does well down the left and when his run breaks down the ball falls to Petrov, who keeps his cool to slot home.
MTK Hungaria 0-3 Celtic

2039: Joe Cole comes on for his Chelsea debut and takes Damien Duff's place on the left wing.

2034: The half-time whistle goes at Ibrox with Rangers one goal ahead.

2028: Celtic's game is held up for a few minutes after a water sprinkler goes off in the middle of the pitch.

2023: Zilina striker Richard Varadin goes close to an equaliser but he heads over the bar from a dangerous cross.

2015: The second half kicks off for both Chelsea and Celtic.

2015: The half-time whistle goes in Belgrade with Newcastle holding a slim advantage.

2008: GOAL. Newcastle go into the lead through Nolberto Solano. A Laurent Robert cross is out of the reach of Alan Shearer but falls to Solano to poke home at the far post.
Partizan Belgrade 0-1 Newcastle

2003: The half-time whistle goes for Celtic and Chelsea with both sides in front.

1958: GOAL. Rangers get off to a flying start with a goal from Peter Lovenkrands. The Danish winger puts them ahead after just seven minutes of the game.
Rangers 1-0 FC Copenhagen

1957: GOAL. Chelsea go ahead through a goal from Eidur Gudjohsen. Damien Duff is the provider as he crosses for Gudjohnsen, who makes no mistake from inside the six-yard box.
MSK Zilina 0-1 Chelsea

1955: Celtic go agonisingly close to a third goal when an Alan Thompson cross finds Henrik Larsson, but from just a few yards out he untypically fires wide.

1952: GOAL. Celtic double their lead through Didier Agathe. Chris Sutton has a shot well parried but Agathe is on hand to finish off from the rebound. MTK Hungaria 0-2 Celtic

1947: After a bright start Chelsea are finding their Slovakian opponents tough to break down, but a looping effort from Frank Lampard almost catches out the MSK Zilina keeper.

1946: Rangers get their home tie against FC Copenhagen under way.

1933: GOAL. Celtic go into the lead thanks to striker Henrik Larsson. Poor defending allows the ball to drop to the Swede and he lobs the ball home with fine precision.
MTK Hungaria 0-1 Celtic

1932: Keiron Dyer has the first chance for Newcastle but after the ball drops to him in the box his first touch lets him down and the opportunity escapes.

1930: Newcastle's game in Belgrade kicks off.

1924: Frank Lampard is handed a simple chance to open the scoring but with just the keeper to beat he puts his shot wide of the post.

1922: Chelsea get their first chance after some delightful skill on the left from Damien Duff. The Irishman slides between two players but from his cross Mikael Forssell pokes the ball over.

1916: Celtic's away tie in Hungary gets under way.

1915: Chelsea's game at MSK Zilina kicks off.


Team news

Chelsea boss Claudio Ranieri hands debuts to summer signings Glen Johnson, Wayne Bridge, Geremi, Juan Sebastian Veron and Damien Duff.

But there is no place for Joe Cole and Jimmy-Floyd Hasselbaink, who have to settle for a place on the bench with Eidur Gudjohnsen and Mikael Forssell starting up front.

Newcastle boss Sir Bobby Robson, who is without injured duo Hugo Viana and Clarence Acuna, opts to leave Jermaine Jenas on the bench.

Celtic make two changes from the side that drew with Dunfermline at the weekend, with Stanislav Varga and Chris Sutton returning in place of the injured Johan Mjallby and Shaun Maloney.

Rangers boss Alex McLeish sticks with the same side that beat Kilmarnock 4-0 on the opening day of the Scottish Premier League season.





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