1989 European Cup Final

The 1989 European Cup Final was a football match held at the Camp Nou in Barcelona, Spain on 24 May 1989, that saw Milan of Italy defeat Steaua București of Romania 4–0. Two goals each from Marco van Basten and Ruud Gullit gave the Italian side their third victory in the competition.

1989 European Cup Final
Match programme cover
Event1988–89 European Cup
Date24 May 1989
VenueCamp Nou, Barcelona
RefereeKarl-Heinz Tritschler (West Germany)

Route to the final

Steaua București Round Milan
Opponent Agg. 1st leg 2nd leg Opponent Agg. 1st leg 2nd leg
Sparta Prague 7–3 5–1 (A) 2–2 (H) First round Vitosha 7–2 2–0 (A) 5–2 (H)
Spartak Moscow 5–1 3–0 (H) 2–1 (A) Second round Red Star Belgrade 2–2 (4–2 p) 1–1 (H) 1–1 (a.e.t.) (A)
IFK Göteborg 5–2 0–1 (A) 5–1 (H) Quarter-finals Werder Bremen 1–0 0–0 (A) 1–0 (H)
Galatasaray 5–1 4–0 (H) 1–1 (A) Semi-finals Real Madrid 6–1 1–1 (A) 5–0 (H)



Steaua București 0–4 Milan
Report Gullit  18', 38'
Van Basten  28', 46'
Steaua București
GK1 Silviu Lung
RB2 Dan Petrescu
CB3 Nicolae Ungureanu
CB4 Adrian Bumbescu
RM5 Tudorel Stoica (c)
LB6 Ștefan Iovan
CF7 Marius Lăcătuș
CM8 Daniel Minea
CF9 Victor Pițurcă
CM10 Gheorghe Hagi
LM11 Iosif Rotariu 46'
GK12 Gheorghe Liliac
DF13 Petre Bunaciu
MF14 Gabi Balint 46'
MF15 Lucian Bălan
FW16 Adrian Negrău
Anghel Iordănescu
GK1 Giovanni Galli
RB2 Mauro Tassotti
LB3 Paolo Maldini
RM4 Angelo Colombo
CB5 Alessandro Costacurta 75'
CB6 Franco Baresi (c) 48'
LM7 Roberto Donadoni
CM8 Frank Rijkaard
CF9 Marco van Basten
AM10 Ruud Gullit 59'
CM11 Carlo Ancelotti
GK12 Davide Pinato
DF13 Filippo Galli 75'
DF14 Roberto Mussi
MF15 Alberigo Evani
FW16 Pietro Paolo Virdis 59'
Arrigo Sacchi

Assistant referees:
Werner Föckler (West Germany)
Eugen Strigel (West Germany)

Match rules

  • 90 minutes.
  • 30 minutes of extra time if necessary.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
  • Five named substitutes.
  • Maximum of two substitutions.

See also