1943 Copa Adrián Escobar Final

The 1943 Copa Adrián C. Escober Final was the final that decided the winner of the 4th. edition of Copa Adrián C. Escobar, an Argentine domestic cup organised by the Argentine Football Association. The match was by Huracán, which played its third consecutive final, and Platense.[1]

1943 Copa Adrián C. Escobar Final
Estadio san lorenzo gasometro 1930.jpg
San Lorenzo Stadium, venue of the final
EventCopa Adrián C. Escobar
Huracán won 4–1 on corner kicks awarded
DateDecember 11, 1943
VenueSan Lorenzo
1944 →

The final was held in San Lorenzo Stadium on December 11, 1943. After the match ended tied 0–0, Huracán was declared winner 4–1 based on corner kicks awarded for each team.[2] Therefore, Huracán won its second Copa Escobar trophy.[3][4]

Qualified teamsEdit

Team Previous finals app.
Huracán 1941, 1942
Platense (none)

Bold indicates winning years


This edition was contested by the seven best placed teams of the 1943 Primera División season. Boca Juniors, as champion, advanced directly to semifinals. The matches only lasted 40 minutes (two halves of 20' each), with some teams playing two games a day. River Plate and San Lorenzo stadiums were the venues of the competition.

In the tournament, Huracán beat River Plate 1–0 and Independiente (on corners awarded), both matches at Estadio Monumental. On the other hand, Platense beat Estudiantes de La Plata 1–0 (Estadio Monumental) and Boca Juniors in semifinals (7–3 on corners after a 1–1 draw) at San Lorenzo Stadium.[3]

Match detailsEdit



  1. ^ Huracán campeón en el estadio del clásico rival by Roberto Guidotti on C.A. Huracán website
  2. ^ Huracán campeón 1943 by Alejandro Rossi on Dale Huracán, 20 Apr 2020
  3. ^ a b Argentina – Copa Adrián Escobar 1943 by Pablo Ciullini on the RSSSF
  4. ^ "Copa Adrián C. Escobar 1943" by José Carluccio, 3 Apr 2009