1961 Icelandic Cup

The 1961 Icelandic Cup was the second edition of the National Football Cup.

It took place between 14 August 1961 and 22 October 1961, with the final played at Melavöllur in Reykjavik between KR Reykjavik and IA Akranes. Teams from the Úrvalsdeild karla (1st division) did not enter until the quarter finals. In prior rounds, teams from the 2. Deild (2nd division), as well as reserve teams, played in one-legged matches. In case of a draw, the match was replayed.

First roundEdit

Team 1 Team 2 Result
IA Akranes B Knattspyrnufélagið Þróttur B 2 - 3 (game replayed after 3-3 draw)
Knattspyrnufélagið Þróttur KR Reykjavik B 6 - 3

Second roundEdit

Team 1 Team 2 Result
Valur Reykjavik B Knattspyrnufélagið Þróttur 4 - 2 (game replayed after 1-1 draw)
Fram Reykjavik Breiðablik UBK 4 - 2
ÍB Isafjörður Vikingur Reykjavik 6 - 0
Keflavík ÍF Knattspyrnufélagið Þróttur B 13 - 0

Third roundEdit

Team 1 Team 2 Result
ÍB Isafjörður Fram Reykjavik forfeit
Keflavík ÍF Knattspyrnufélagið Þróttur 3 - 2

Quarter finalsEdit

Team 1 Team 2 Result
Keflavík ÍF ÍB Akureyri (D1) 2 - 1
KR Reykjavik (D1) ÍB Hafnarfjörður (D1) 2 - 0
ÍA Akranes (D1) Fram Reykjavik B 3 - 0
Fram Reykjavik (D1) Valur Reykjavik (D1) 3 - 0

Semi finalsEdit

Team 1 Team 2 Result
KR Reykjavik Fram Reykjavik 2 - 1
IA Akranes Keflavík ÍF (D2) 2 - 1

FinalEdit

KR Reykjavik4–3Fram Reykjavik
Gunnar Felixson  ,  
Sveinn Jonsson  ,  
(Report) þorður Jonsson  ,  
Skuli Hakonarsson  

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