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.
|Event||Copa Adrián C. Escobar|
|Huracán won 4–1 on corner kicks awarded|
|Date||December 11, 1943|
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. Therefore, Huracán won its second Copa Escobar trophy.
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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.