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The 1962–63 European Cup was the eighth season of the European Cup, a football competition for European clubs. The competition was won by Milan, who beat defending champions Benfica in the final at Wembley Stadium in London. Milan's victory was the first by an Italian club.

1962–63 European Cup
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Wembley Stadium in London hosted the final.
Tournament details
Dates12 September 1962 – 22 May 1963
Teams30
Final positions
ChampionsItaly Milan (1st title)
Runners-upPortugal Benfica
Tournament statistics
Matches played59
Goals scored214 (3.63 per match)
Top scorer(s)Italy José Altafini (14 goals)

Albania entered its champion for the first time this season.

Contents

BracketEdit

  First round Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                                         
   Milan 3 1 4  
   Ipswich Town 0 2 2  
     Galatasaray 1 0 1  
     Milan 3 5 8  
   Galatasaray 4 0 4
   Polonia Bytom 1 1 2  
     Milan 5 0 5  
     Dundee 1 1 2  
   CSKA Red Flag 2 0 2  
   Anderlecht 2 2 4  
     Anderlecht 1 1 2
     Dundee 4 2 6  
   Sporting CP 1 1 2
   Dundee 0 4 4  
     Milan 2
     Benfica 1
   Feyenoord 1 2 3  
   Vasas 1 2 3  
     Stade Reims 0 1 1
     Feyenoord 1 1 2  
   Austria Wien 3 0 3
   Stade Reims 2 5 7  
     Feyenoord 0 1 1
     Benfica 0 3 3  
   Esbjerg 0 0 0  
   Dukla Prague 0 5 5  
     Benfica 2 0 2
     Dukla Prague 1 0 1  
   Norrköping 1 1 2
   S.L. Benfica 1 5 6  

Preliminary roundEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Milan   14–0   Union Luxembourg 8–0 6–0
Floriana   1–14   Ipswich Town 1–4 0–10
Dinamo Bucureşti   1–4   Galatasaray 1–1 0–3
Polonia Bytom   6–2   Panathinaikos 2–1 4–1
CSKA Red Flag   6–2   Partizan 2–1 4–1
Real Madrid   3–4   Anderlecht 3–3 0–1
Shelbourne   1–7   Sporting 0–2 1–5
Dundee   8–5   Köln 8–1 0–4
Servette   4–41   Feyenoord 1–3 3–1
Fredrikstad   1–11   Vasas 1–4 0–7
Austria Wien   7–3   HIFK 5–3 2–0
Vorwärts Berlin   0–4   Dukla Prague 0–3 0–1
Linfield   1–2   Esbjerg 1–2 0–0
Norrköping   3–1   Partizani 2–0 1–1

1 Feyenoord beat Servette 3–1 in a play–off to qualify for the first round.

Note: Benfica and Stade Reims received byes.

First legEdit

Milan  8–0  Union Luxembourg
Altafini   8'11'28'44'67'
Rivera   34'
Germano   43'73'
Report
Attendance: 25,824

Floriana  1–4  Ipswich Town
Borg   87' Report Crawford   7'48'
Phillips   30'81'
Attendance: 15,784

Dinamo Bucureşti  1–1  Galatasaray
Pârcălab   72' (pen.) Report Oktay   53'
Attendance: 30,000

Polonia Bytom  2–1  Panathinaikos
Pogrzeba   28'
Jóźwiak   70'
Report Theofanis   29'

CSKA Red Flag  2–1  Partizan
Rankov   14'
Kolev   19'
Report Kovačević   35' (pen.)

Real Madrid  3–3  Anderlecht
Zoco   14'
Gento   30'
Di Stéfano   48'
Report Van Himst   37'
Janssens   42'
Stockman   80'

Shelbourne  0–2  Sporting SP
Report Morais   35'
Géo   80'

Dundee  8–1  Köln
Penman   8'49'
Seith   11'
Robertson   12'
Gilzean   26'63'66'
Smith   45'
Report Benthaus   72'
Attendance: 23,821

Servette  1–3  Feyenoord
Mekhloufi   33' Report Kruiver   44'49'
Bennaars   71'
Attendance: 18,133

Fredrikstad  1–4  Vasas
Aas   11' Report Pál   59'77'78'
Kékesi   89'

Austria Wien  5–3  HIFK
Hirnschrodt   16'
Nemec   40'86'88'
Schleger   55'
Report Ekman   6'
Wiik   30'
Kankkonen  83' (pen.)

Vorwärts Berlin  0–3  Dukla Prague
Report Adamec   45'49'70'

Linfield  1–2  Esbjerg
Dickson   7' Report Christiansen   28'
Bertelsen   42'
Attendance: 15,674

Norrköping  2–0  Partizani
Bild   55'
Rosander   74'
Report
Attendance: 12,271

Second legEdit

Union Luxembourg  0–6  Milan
Report Rossano   7'39'
Altafini   34'42'90'
Pivatelli   57'

Milan won 14–0 on aggregate.


Ipswich Town  10–0  Floriana
Moran   8'52'
Phillips   14'34' (pen.)
Crawford   28'39'44'60'80'
Elsworthy   54'
Report

Ipswich won 14–1 on aggregate.


Galatasaray  3–0  Dinamo Bucureşti
Oktay   13' (pen.)
Köken   52'
Kutver   77'
Report

Galatasaray won 4–1 on aggregate.


Panathinaikos  1–4  Polonia Bytom
Panakis   38' Report Liberda   25'
Kempny   44'47'
Pogrzeba   70'

Polonia Bytom won 6–2 on aggregate.


Partizan  1–4  CSKA Red Flag
Galić   70' Report Tsanev   23'
Yakimov   48'
Kovachev   80' (pen.)
Panayotov   90'
Attendance: 26,890

CDNA won 6–2 on aggregate.


Anderlecht  1–0  Real Madrid
Jurion   85' Report
Attendance: 64,694
Referee: Marcel Bois (France)

Anderlecht won 4–3 on aggregate.


Sporting CP  5–1  Shelbourne
Lúcio   5' (pen.)
Mascarenhas   8'70'
José Carlos   48'
Morais   62'
Report Hennessy   88'

Sporting CP won 7–1 on aggregate.


Köln  4–0  Dundee
Habig   8' (pen.)
Müller   40'58'
Schäfer   47'
Report
Attendance: 37,998

Dundee won 8–5 on aggregate.


Feyenoord  1–3  Servette
Kerkum   89' (pen.) Report Mekhloufi   26'52'
Bosson   36'
Attendance: 30,064

Servette 4–4 Feyenoord on aggregate.

Feyenoord  3 – 1 (a.e.t.)  Servette
Kruiver   54'
Bouwmeester   91'
Van der Gijp   98'
Report Németh   33'

Feyenoord won 3–1 in play-off match.


Vasas  7–0  Fredrikstad
L. Pál   11'13'
Farkas   20'22'65'
T. Pál   44'53'
Report

Vasas won 11–1 on aggregate.


HIFK  0–2  Austria Wien
Report Nemec   62'
Jacaré   80'

Austria Wien won 7–3 on aggregate.


Dukla Prague  1–0  Vorwärts Berlin
Adamec   30' Report

Dukla Prague won 4–0 on aggregate.


Esbjerg  0–0  Linfield
Report
Attendance: 13,248

Esbjerg won 2–1 on aggregate.


Partizani  1–1  Norrköping
Kraja   50' Report Kindvall   9'

Norrköping won 3–1 on aggregate.

First roundEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Milan   4–2   Ipswich Town 3–0 1–2
Galatasaray   4–2   Polonia Bytom 4–1 0–1
CSKA Red Flag   2–4   Anderlecht 2–2 0–2
Sporting CP   2–4   Dundee 1–0 1–4
Feyenoord   3–31   Vasas 1–1 2–2
Austria Wien   3–7   Stade Reims 3–2 0–5
Esbjerg   0–5   Dukla Prague 0–0 0–5
Norrköping   2–6   Benfica 1–1 1–5

1 Feyenoord beat Vasas 1–0 in a playoff to qualify for the quarter-finals.

First legEdit

Milan  3–0  Ipswich Town
Barison   8'13'
Sani   64'
Report
Attendance: 7,607

Galatasaray  4–1  Polonia Bytom
Oktay   19'29' (pen.)57'
Mamat   50'
Report Pogrzeba   43'

CSKA Red Flag  2–2  Anderlecht
Kolev   57'
Yakimov   85'
Report Jurion   62'76'

Sporting CP  1–0  Dundee
Géo   90' Report
Attendance: 45,000

Feyenoord  1–1  Vasas
Van der Gijp   23' Report Pál   38'
Attendance: 53,700
Referee: Ken Dagnall (England)

Austria Wien  3–2  Stade Reims
Jacaré   12'
Hirnschrodt   25'
Fiala   58' (pen.)
Report Sauvage   15' (pen.)82'
Attendance: 41,783
Referee: Gyula Gere (Hungary)

Esbjerg  0–0  Dukla Prague
Report

Norrköping  1–1  Benfica
Björklund   8' Report Eusébio   31'

Second legEdit

Ipswich Town  2–1  Milan
Crawford   79'
Blackwood   85'
Report Barison   62'
Attendance: 37,000

Milan won 4–2 on aggregate.


Polonia Bytom  1–0  Galatasaray
Jóźwiak   20' Report

Galatasaray won 4–2 on aggregate.


Anderlecht  2–0  CSKA Red Flag
Lippens   40' (pen.)51' (pen.) Report
Attendance: 56,702

Anderlecht won 4–2 on aggregate.


Dundee  4–1  Sporting CP
Gilzean   21'37'53'
Cousin   62'
Report Figueiredo   66'
Attendance: 30,596

Dundee won 4–2 on aggregate.


Vasas  2–2  Feyenoord
Machos   36'87' (pen.) Report Kruiver   44'
Kerkum   60'
Attendance: 5,041

Feyenoord 3–3 Vasas on aggregate.

Feyenoord  1–0  Vasas
Bennaars   54' Report
Attendance: 44,617

Feyenoord won 1–0 in play-off match.


Stade Reims  5–0  Austria Wien
Kopa   12'68'
Siatka   17'
Dubaële   36'
Akesbi   80'
Report
Attendance: 36,794

Stade Reims won 7–3 on aggregate.


Dukla Prague  5–0  Esbjerg
Hansen   15' (o.g.)
Vacenovský   50'68'
Masopust   57'
Brumovský   80'
Report
Attendance: 8,622
Referee: Josef Stoll (Austria)

Dukla Prague won 5–0 on aggregate.


Benfica  5–1  Norrköping
Águas   1'
Eusébio   16'35'85'
Coluna   21'
Report Björklund   62'
Attendance: 50,000
Referee: Jean Tricot (France)

Benfica won 6–2 on aggregate.

Quarter-finalsEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Galatasaray   1–8   Milan 1–3 0–5
Anderlecht   2–6   Dundee 1–4 1–2
Stade Reims   1–2   Feyenoord 0–1 1–1
Benfica   2–1   Dukla Prague 2–1 0–0

First legEdit

Galatasaray  1–3  Milan
Köken   4' Report Mora   34' (pen.)
Barison   39'
Altafini   76'

Anderlecht  1–4  Dundee
Lippens   36' (pen.) Report Gilzean   1'18'
Cousin   46'
Penman   71'
Attendance: 64,703

Stade Reims  0–1  Feyenoord
Report Kreijermaat   27'

Benfica  2–1  Dukla Prague
Coluna   54'85' Report Vacenovský   63'
Attendance: 60,603
Referee: Ken Aston (England)

Second legEdit

Milan  5–0  Galatasaray
Pivatelli   11'42'
Altafini   50'66'69'
Report
Attendance: 22,882
Referee: Josef Stoll (Austria)

Milan won 8–1 on aggregate.


Dundee  2–1  Anderlecht
Cousin   79'
Smith   82'
Report Stockman   29'
Attendance: 38,232

Dundee won 6–2 on aggregate.


Feyenoord  1–1  Stade Reims
Kruiver   40' Report Akesbi   41'
Attendance: 52,565

Feyenoord won 2–1 on aggregate.


Dukla Prague  0–0  Benfica
Report
Attendance: 43,989

Benfica won 2–1 on aggregate.

Semi-finalsEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Milan   5–2   Dundee 5–1 0–1
Feyenoord   1–3   Benfica 0–0 1–3

First legEdit

Milan  5–1  Dundee
Sani   3'
Barison   47'76'
Mora   51'82'
Report Cousin   23'
Attendance: 73,933

Feyenoord  0–0  Benfica
Report
Attendance: 51,826

Second legEdit

Dundee  1–0  Milan
Gilzean   81' Report
Attendance: 35,169

Milan won 5–2 on aggregate.


Benfica  3–1  Feyenoord
Eusébio   18'
Augusto   43'
Santana   63'
Report Bouwmeester   81'
Attendance: 74,908

Benfica won 3–1 on aggregate.

FinalEdit

Milan  2–1  Benfica
Altafini   58'66' Report MatchCentre Eusébio   18'
Attendance: 45,700

Top scorersEdit

External linksEdit