1993 in Lithuanian football

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1993 in Lithuanian football
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A Lyga champions
FK Ekranas
1 Lyga champions
Azotas Jonava
Lithuanian Cup winners
FK Žalgiris Vilnius
Lithuanian national team
1993 Baltic Cup
1994 FIFA World Cup qualification
Lithuanian Footballer of the Year
Valdas Ivanauskas

The 1993 season was the second year of competitive football (soccer) in Lithuania as an independent nation since regaining independence from the Soviet Union in 1991.

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National Leagues

A Lyga

1 Lyga

Lithuanian Cup

Final

FK Žalgiris Vilnius 1 0 FK Sirijus Klaipėda
Zdančius Soccerball shade.svg 5'
Gintaras Stadium, Palanga
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Birieta (LTU)

National team

Senior team

DateVenueOpponentsScoreCompLithuania scorersFixture
1993-02-20 Myyrmäki Indoor Hall
Vantaa
Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia 2 - 1 IBC93 [1] Mikalajūnas Soccerball shade.svg 69'
Suliauskas Soccerball shade.svg 74'
1993-02-21 Myyrmäki Indoor Hall
Vantaa
Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 3 - 0 IBC93
1993-02-24 Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán
Sevilla
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain 5 - 0 WCQ94 [2] #109
1993-03-30 DAC Stadion
Dunajská Streda
Flag of Slovakia.svg  Slovakia 2 - 2 F [3] Zdančius Soccerball shade.svg 40', Soccerball shade.svg 70'#110
1993-03-31 Stadion Górnika Brzeszcze
Brzeszcze
Flag of Poland.svg  Poland 1 - 1 F [4] Poderis Soccerball shade.svg 41'#111
1993-04-14 Žalgiris Stadium
Vilnius
Flag of Albania.svg  Albania 3 - 1 WCQ94 Baltušnikas Soccerball shade.svg 20'
Sukristov Soccerball shade.svg 25'
Baranauskas Soccerball shade.svg 53'
#112
1993-05-18 Žalgiris Stadium
Vilnius
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 1 - 2 F Zdančius Soccerball shade.svg 4'#113
1993-05-25 Žalgiris Stadium
Vilnius
Ulster Banner.svg  Northern Ireland 0 - 1 WCQ94 #114
1993-06-02 Žalgiris Stadium
Vilnius
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain 0 - 2 WCQ94 #115
1993-06-16 Žalgiris Stadium
Vilnius
Flag of Ireland.svg  Republic of Ireland 0 - 1 WCQ94 #116
1993-07-03 Kalevi Stadium
Pärnu
Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia 0 - 0 BC93 [5] #117
1993-07-04 Kalevi Stadium
Pärnu
Flag of Estonia.svg  Estonia 2 - 1 [6] BC93 Olsanskis Soccerball shade.svg 60'#118
1993-08-25 Parken Stadium
Copenhagen
Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 4 - 0 WCQ94 #119
1993-09-08 Lansdowne Road
Dublin
Flag of Ireland.svg  Republic of Ireland 2 - 0 WCQ94 #120

Notes

  1. IBC93= Indoor Baltic Cup 1993
  2. WCQ94 = Qualification for the 1994 FIFA World Cup in the United States.
  3. Unofficial friendly match
  4. Official FIFA friendly match
  5. BC93 = Baltic Cup 1993 match
  6. First win for Estonia in an international FIFA-match since regaining independence in 1991.

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