1915 Copa del Rey

The Copa del Rey 1915 was the 15th staging of the Copa del Rey, the Spanish football cup competition.

1915 Copa del Rey
15th Copa del Rey
CountrySpain Spain
Teams4
Defending championsAthletic Bilbao
ChampionsAthletic Bilbao (6th title)
Runners-upRCD Español
Matches played5
Goals scored16 (3.2 per match)
1914
1916

The competition started on 15 April 1915 and concluded on 2 May 1915, with the final, held at the Estadio de Amute in Irun, in which Athletic Bilbao lifted the trophy for the sixth time ever with a 2–1 victory over RCD Español.

TeamsEdit

SemifinalsEdit

First legEdit

Fortuna de Vigo0–0Athletic Bilbao
Referee:   Dieste

[2]

Sociedad Gimnástica2–3RCD Español
Uribarri   1T'
Escudero   2T'
Armet "Pacán"   1T'
Armet "Pacán"   1T'
Juanjo López   2T'
Referee:   Julián Ruete

Second legEdit

Athletic Bilbao5–1Fortuna de Vigo
Domingo Acedo   1T'
Félix Zubizarreta   1T'
Félix Zubizarreta   2T'
  2T' (o.g.)
Félix Zubizarreta   2T'
Domínguez   2T'
Referee:   Dieste

[3]Athletic won 5–1 on aggregate

RCD Español3–0Sociedad Gimnástica
?   2T'
 ?   2T'
 ?   2T'

RCD Español 6–2 on aggregate

FinalEdit

Athletic Bilbao5–0RCD Español
Pichichi   4' (pen.), 43', 60'
Félix Zubizarreta   69'
Germán Echebarría   70'
Attendance: 5,000
Referee:   Walter Hermann

[4]

Copa del Rey 1915 winners
Athletic Bilbao
6th title

NotesEdit

  1. ^ The champions of the Campeonato Regional Centro were Racing de Madrid, which could not participate in the cup tournament due to not having inscribed six months in advance at the Spanish Football Federation.
  2. ^ "Official Athletic Club Website".
  3. ^ "Official Athletic Club Website".
  4. ^ "Official Athletic Club Website".

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