Football CL: Third qualifying round draw results

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Friday, July 29, 2005

Third qualifying round pairs of the UEFA Champions League were drawn today in Nyon, Switzerland. Winners of the second round are still to be determined Tuesday and Wednesday next week.

Everton have found out their fate in the Champions League. They will not be facing their Merseyside rivals and cup holders, Liverpool, but will play Villarreal of Spain.

Liverpool could be playing Tirana or CSKA Sofia if they first avoid Kaunas of Lithuania, while Manchester United will meet the winners of Hajduk Split of Croatia and Debrecen of Hungary.

AS Monaco would be playing Real Betis, while Rangers face Turkish side Trabzonspor or Anorthosis Famagusta from Cyprus.

Celtic could be facing Sheriff of Moldova or Partizan Belgrade, if they overturn a 5-0 deficit against Slovak side Artmedia Bratislava.

Third round pairs

Seeded (first leg result) Unseeded (first leg result)
FC Basel Werder Bremen
FC Artmedia Bratislava - Celtic F.C. (5 - 0) FK Partizan - FC Sheriff Tiraspol (1 - 0)
Shakhtar Internazionale
Shelbourne F.C. - FC Steaua Bucureşti (0 - 0) Rosenborg
Manchester United Debreceni VSC - HNK Hajduk Split (3 - 0)
Malmö FF - Maccabi Haifa F.C. (3 - 2) Dynamo Kyiv - Thun (2 - 2)
Everton Villarreal
FBK Kaunas - Liverpool F.C. (1 - 3) SK Tirana - PFC CSKA Sofia (0 - 2)
Sporting Udinese
Vålerenga I.F. Fotball - FC Haka (1 - 0) Club Brugge
F91 Dudelange - SK Rapid Wien (1 - 6) FK Rabotnicki - FC Lokomotiv Moskva (1 - 1)
R.S.C. Anderlecht - PFC Neftchi (5 - 0) Slavia Prague
Anorthosis Famagusta FC - Trabzonspor (3 - 1) Glasgow Rangers
FC Dinamo Tbilisi - Brøndby IF (0 - 2) Ajax
Betis Monaco
Wisla Panathinaikos