1918 Copa Aldao

The 1918 Copa Aldao was the final match to decide the winner of the Copa Aldao, the 4th. edition of the international competition organised by the Argentine and Uruguayan Associations together. The final was contested by Argentine Racing Club de Avellaneda and Uruguayan club Peñarol.[1][2]

1918 Copa Aldao
Geba estadio 1902.jpg
Estadio GEBA, venue of the final
EventCopa Aldao
DateJanuary 5, 1919
VenueGimnasia y Esgrima, Buenos Aires
RefereeJuan P. Barbera (Argentina)
1917
1919

The match was played at Gimnasia y Esgrima Stadium in Buenos Aires, and Racing beat Peñarol 2–1, winning its second Copa Aldao trophy in three consecutive finals contested.[3]

Qualified teamsEdit

Team Qualification Previous final app.
  Racing Club 1918 Argentine Primera División champion 1916, 1917
  Peñarol 1918 Uruguayan Primera División champion (none)
  • Bold indicates winning years

Match detailsEdit

Racing  2–1  Peñarol
Marcovecchio   55'
Zabaleta   59'
Report Gradín   51'
Referee: Juan P. Barbera (Argentina)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Racing
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Peñarol

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Copa Aldao overview by Osvaldo Gorgazzi on the RSSSF
  2. ^ Se mira y no se toca by Damián Didonato on Un Caño
  3. ^ Palmarés: Copa Aldao 1917 on Racing Club website