1937 Copa Aldao

The 1937 Copa Aldao was the final match to decide the winner of the Copa Aldao, the 10th. edition of the international competition organised by the Argentine and Uruguayan Associations together.[1] The final was contested by the same teams than the previous edition, Uruguayan club Peñarol and Argentine club River Plate.[2]

1937 Copa Aldao
Estadio san lorenzo gasometro 1930.jpg
San Lorenzo Stadium, venue of the final
EventCopa Aldao
DateMar 20, 1937
VenueSan Lorenzo, Buenos Aires
RefereeBartolomé Macías (Uruguay)

The match was played at San Lorenzo Stadium in Buenos Aires, where River Plate achieved another conclusive victory of 5–2 over Peñarol, winning its second consecutive Copa Aldao Trophy.[3]

Qualified teamsEdit

Team Qualification Previous final app.
  River Plate 1937 Argentine Primera División champion 1936
  Peñarol 1937 Uruguayan Primera División champion 1918, 1928, 1936
  • Bold indicates winning years

Match detailsEdit

River Plate  5–2  Peñarol
Vaschetto   15'
Ferreyra   28'44'
Pedernera   60'
Moreno   81'
Report Camaití   55'83'
Referee: Bartolomé Macías (Uruguay)
River Plate


  1. ^ Se mira y no se toca by Damián Didonato on Un Caño
  2. ^ Copa Aldao overview by Osvaldo Gorgazzi on the RSSSF
  3. ^ "CAMPEONATO RIOPLATENSE – Copa "Dr. Ricardo C. Aldao"- Edición 1937" by José Carluccio, 23 Dec 2012