Match details

Liverpool 2 - 1 Chelsea

Game date: Sunday 13 August 2006 at 15:00 Stadium: Millennium Stadium
Competition: Community Shield Attendance: 56,275
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: Atkinson M
Manager: Rafa Benítez Opposition manager: José Mourinho

Opposition lineup

Carlo Cudicini, Geremi, Ricardo Carvalho, John Terry, Paulo Ferreira, Michael Essien, Michael Ballack, Frank Lampard, Arjen Robben, Andriy Shevchenko, Didier Drogba

Opposition goals

Andriy Shevchenko 43'

Opposition substitutions

Michael Ballack out for Salomon Kalou 26'
Geremi out for Wayne Bridge 54'
Arjen Robben out for Lassana Diarra 63'
Didier Drogba out for Shaun Wright-Phillips 72'
Paulo Ferreira out for John Obi Mikel 82'


- Fábio Aurélio makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.57
- Average age of the Chelsea starting lineup: 27.69
- Sissoko voted "Man of the match"

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