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The 1963 European Cup Final was a football match between Milan and Benfica, held at Wembley Stadium, London, on 22 May 1963. Milan won the match 2–1, winning the European Cup for the first time.

1963 European Cup Final
Old Wembley Stadium (external view).jpg
Event1962–63 European Cup
Date22 May 1963
VenueWembley Stadium, London
RefereeArthur Holland (England)
Attendance45,715[1]
1962
1964

Contents

Route to the finalEdit

  Milan Round   Benfica
Opponent Agg. 1st leg 2nd leg Opponent Agg. 1st leg 2nd leg
  Union Luxembourg 14–0 8–0 (H) 6–0 (A) Prelim. round Bye
  Ipswich Town 4–2 3–0 (H) 1–2 (A) First round   Norrköping 6–2 1–1 (A) 5–1 (H)
  Galatasaray 8–1 3–1 (A) 5–0 (H) Quarter-finals   Dukla Prague 2–1 2–1 (H) 0–0 (A)
  Dundee 5–2 5–1 (H) 0–1 (A) Semi-finals   Feyenoord 3–1 0–0 (A) 3–1 (H)

MatchEdit

DetailsEdit

Milan  2–1  Benfica
Altafini   58'69' Report Eusébio   19'
Attendance: 45,715[1]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Milan
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Benfica
GK 1   Giorgio Ghezzi
RB 2   Mario David
LB 3   Mario Trebbi
RH 4   Víctor Benítez
CH 5   Cesare Maldini (c)
LH 6   Giovanni Trapattoni
OR 7   Gino Pivatelli
IR 8   Dino Sani
CF 9     José Altafini
IL 10   Gianni Rivera
OL 11   Bruno Mora
Manager:
  Nereo Rocco
 
GK 1   Costa Pereira
RB 2   Domiciano Cavém
CH 3   Raúl Machado
LB 4   Fernando Cruz
RH 5   Humberto Fernandes
LH 6   Mário Coluna (c)
OR 7   José Augusto
IR 8   Joaquim Santana
CF 9   José Torres
IL 10   Eusébio
OL 11   António Simões
Manager:
  Fernando Riera

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "UEFA Champions League – Statistics Handbook 2012/13" (PDF). UEFA.com. Union of European Football Associations. p. 129. Retrieved 22 September 2013.

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