1909 Copa del Rey

The Copa del Rey 1909 was the 7th staging of the Copa del Rey, the Spanish football cup competition.

1909 Copa del Rey
7th Copa del Rey
CountrySpain Spain
Teams5
Defending championsMadrid FC
ChampionsClub Ciclista (1st title)
Runners-upEspañol de Madrid
Matches played4
Goals scored17 (4.25 per match)
Top goal scorer(s)Scotland McGuinness
(6 goals)
1908
1910

The competition started on April 4, 1909, and concluded on April 8, 1909, with the Final, held at the O'Donnell, in Madrid, in which Club Ciclista de San Sebastián lifted the trophy for the first time ever with a 3–1 victory over Español Madrid.

Club Ciclista de San Sebastián are the predecessors of Real Sociedad. After winning the cup trophy, on 7 September 1909 the players of Club Ciclista founded a new in club in San Sebastián, called Vasconia, later changing the name to Real Sociedad. The trophy of Copa del Rey 1909 is in Real Sociedad museum.[1]

First roundEdit

Club Ciclista4–2Athletic de Bilbao
McGuinness  
McGuinness  
Simmons   -' (pen.)
McGuinness   -' (pen.)
[2] Saura   -' (pen.)
Mortimer  
Referee:   Manuel Yarza

SemifinalsEdit

Español de Madrid3–2FC Barcelona
?  
 ?  
 ?  
[3] Forns  
Wallace  
Referee:   Montojo
Club Ciclista2–0Galicia FC
McGuinness  
McGuinness  
Referee: ?

FinalEdit

Club Ciclista3–1Español de Madrid
McGuinness   30' (pen.)
Simmons   47'
Miguel Sena   2T'
[4] José Giralt   2T'
Referee:   Almasqué
Copa del Rey 1909 Winners
Club Ciclista
1st Title

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