1948–49 Copa México

The Copa México 1948–49 was the 33rd staging of the Copa México, the 6th staging in the professional era.

1948-49 Copa México
CountryMexico
Teams15
ChampionsLeón (1st Title) (1st title)
Runners-upAtlante
Matches played14
Goals scored59 (4.21 per match)
1947-48

The competition started on July 21, 1949, and concluded on August 14, 1949, with the final, in which Club León lifted the trophy for the first time ever with a 3–0 victory over Atlante and won the title of Campeonisimo for winning the league and the cup in the same season. This edition was played by 15 teams, in a knock-out stage, in a single match.

First roundEdit

Played between July 21 and July 24

Team 1  Score  Team 2
  Marte 2–4   Atlante
  Oro 5-3   Asturias
  Club España 4–1   América
  Atlas 3–0   Guadalajara
  Puebla 3–5   Veracruz
  Moctezuma 2–1   Orizaba
  San Sebastián 1-2   León

Bye:   Tampico

QuarterfinalsEdit

Played between July 28 and July 31

Team 1  Score  Team 2
  Atlante 2-1   Club España
  Atlas 2–1   Oro
  León 3–1 (AET)   Tampico
  Veracruz 2–0   Moctezuma

SemifinalsEdit

Played August 7

Team 1  Score  Team 2
  Atlante 3-2 (AET)   Veracruz
  Atlas 1–2   León

FinalEdit

Played August 15

Team 1  Score  Team 2
  Atlante 0–3   León
Copa México 1948-49 Winners
León
1st Title

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