1962 European Cup Final

The 1962 European Cup Final was a football match held at the Olympisch Stadion, Amsterdam, on 2 May 1962, that saw Benfica play against Real Madrid. Benfica defeated their opponents 5–3, to win the European Cup for the second successive season.

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1962 European Cup Final
The referees, and captains José Águas and Francisco Gento before kick-off
Event1961–62 European Cup
Date2 May 1962
VenueOlympisch Stadion, Amsterdam
RefereeLeo Horn (Netherlands)
Attendance61,257[1]
1961
1963

The 1962 European Cup Final was a football match held at the Olympisch Stadion, Amsterdam, on 2 May 1962, that saw Benfica play against Real Madrid. Benfica defeated their opponents 53, to win the European Cup for the second successive season.

Route to the final

Portugal Benfica Round Spain Real Madrid
Opponent Agg. 1st leg 2nd leg Opponent Agg. 1st leg 2nd leg
Bye Prelim. round Hungary Vasas 5–1 2–0 (A) 3–1 (H)
Austria Austria Wien 6–2 1–1 (A) 5–1 (H) First round Denmark Boldklubben 1913 12–0 3–0 (A) 9–0 (H)
West Germany Nürnberg 7–3 1–3 (A) 6–0 (H) Quarter-finals Italy Juventus 1–1
(Replay: 3–1)
1–0 (A) 0–1 (H)
England Tottenham Hotspur 4–3 3–1 (H) 1–2 (A) Semi-finals Belgium Standard Liège 6–0 4–0 (H) 2–0 (A)

Match

Details

Benfica Portugal5–3Spain Real Madrid
Águas  25'
Cavém  33'
Coluna  50'
Eusébio  64' (pen.), 69'
Report Puskás  18', 23', 39'
Attendance: 61,257[1]
Benfica
Real Madrid
GK1Portugal Costa Pereira
DF2Portugal Mário João
DF3Portugal Germano
DF4Portugal Ângelo Martins
MF5Portugal Domiciano Cavém
MF6Portugal Fernando Cruz
FW7Portugal José Augusto
FW8Portugal Eusébio
FW9Portugal José Águas (c)
MF10Portugal Mário Coluna
FW11Portugal António Simões
Manager:
Hungary Béla Guttmann
GK1Spain José Araquistáin
DF2Spain Pedro Casado
DF3Spain Vicente Miera
DF4Spain Felo
DF5Spain Uruguay José Santamaría
MF6Spain Pachín
MF7Spain Justo Tejada
MF8Spain Luis del Sol
MF9Spain Argentina Alfredo Di Stéfano
FW10Spain Hungary Ferenc Puskás
FW11Spain Francisco Gento (c)
Manager:
Spain Miguel Muñoz

See also

References

  1. 1 2 "UEFA Champions League – Statistics Handbook 2012/13" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. p. 129. Retrieved 22 September 2013.
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