1916 Copa Aldao

The 1916 Copa Aldao was a football club competition between Racing and Nacional on December 3 of this very year. It was the second staging of this tournament contested between the league champions of Argentina and Uruguay.

1916 Copa Aldao
Estadio geba tribuna 1910.jpg
Estadio GEBA, venue
EventCopa Aldao
DateDecember 3, 1916
VenueGimnasia y Esgrima, Buenos Aires
RefereeHugo Gondra
1917

Nacional became champions for the first time after defeating Racing 2–1 in a single match.[1][2][3][4]

Qualified teamsEdit

Team Qualification Previous finals app.
  Racing 1915 Argentine Primera División champions None
  Nacional 1915 Uruguayan Primera División champions None

RulesEdit

The cup was played over one leg at neutral venue in Buenos Aires. In case of a draw, a rematch would be played in Montevideo.

Match detailsEdit

Racing  1–2  Nacional
Hospital   63' Romano   48'   81'
Referee: Hugo Gondra
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Racing
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nacional

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Campeonato Rioplatense - Copa Dr. Ricardo C. Aldao on RSSSF
  2. ^ Damian Didonato. "Se mira y no se toca - Revista Un Caño". Revista Un Caño (in Spanish). Revista Uncanio. Retrieved 29 October 2020.
  3. ^ Eduardo Merica (6 April 2020). "Primera Copa Aldao 1916, luego llamada Rioplatense » Diario Uruguay". Diario Uruguay (in Spanish). Diario Uruguay. Retrieved 29 October 2020.
  4. ^ J.J. Melos Prieto (2012). El Padre de la Gloria (in Spanish). El Galeón.
  5. ^ Campeonato Rioplatense - Copa Dr. Ricardo C. Aldao - Match details on RSSSF