1964–65 Cupa României

The 1964–65 Cupa României was the 27th edition of Romania's most prestigious football cup competition.

1964–65 Cupa României
ChampionsŞtiinţa Cluj
Runners-upDinamo Piteşti

The title was won by Ştiinţa Cluj against Dinamo Piteşti.


The competition is an annual knockout tournament.

In the first round proper, 2 pots were made, first pot with Divizia A teams and other teams till 16 and the second pot with the rest of teams qualified in this phase. Each tie is played as a single leg.

First round proper matches are played on the ground of the lowest ranked team, then from the second round proper the matches are played on a neutral location.

In the first round proper, if a match is drawn after 90 minutes, the game goes in extra time, and if the scored is still tight after 120 minutes, the team who played away will qualify.

From the second round proper, if a match is drawn after 90 minutes, the game goes in extra time, and if the scored is still tight after 120 minutes, then the younger team (the lower average of players age) will qualify.

From the first edition, the teams from Divizia A entered in competition in 16 finals, rule which remained till today.


First round properEdit

Team 1  Score  Team 2
6 March 1965
Textila Buhuşi (Div. C) 0–1 (Div. A) Dinamo Piteşti
Recolta Carei (Div. B) 0–1 (Div. A) Farul Constanța
Clujeana Cluj (Div. B) 0–1 (a.e.t.) (Div. B) ASA 1962 Târgu Mureș
AS Cugir (Div. B) 0–1 (Div. A) UTA Arad
Ştiinţa Galaţi (Div. B) 0–3 (Div. A) Dinamo București
Victoria Giurgiu (Div. C) 0–1 (Div. A) Minerul Baia Mare
Minerul Lupeni (Div. B) 3–0 (Div. A) ASA Crişul Oradea
Marina Mangalia (Div. C) 0–0 (a.e.t.) (Div. A) CSMS Iaşi
Olimpia Oradea (Div. C) 0–1 (Div. A) Progresul București
Metalul Piteşti (Div. C) 1–2 (Div. A) Petrolul Ploiești
Metalul Rădăuţi (Div. C) 0–5 (Div. A) Steagul Roşu Braşov
CSM Reșița (Div. B) 1–2 (Div. A) Ştiinţa Cluj
CFR Roşiori (Div. B) 1–0 (Div. B) Flacăra Moreni
Metalul Târgoviște (Div. B) 2–1 (a.e.t.) (Div. A) Ştiinţa Craiova
Arieșul Turda (Div. C) 1–8 (Div. A) Steaua București
8 March 1965
Siderurgistul Galați (Div. B) 0–3 (Div. A) Rapid București

Second round properEdit

Team 1  Score  Team 2
17 March 1965
Ştiinţa Cluj 2–1 Farul Constanța
Rapid București 5–0 CFR Roşiori
Dinamo Piteşti 2–1 Steagul Roşu Braşov
ASA 1962 Târgu Mureș 3–1 Minerul Baia Mare
Dinamo București 1–0 Petrolul Ploiești
CSMS Iaşi 2–1 Steaua București
Progresul București 2–0 (a.e.t.) Minerul Lupeni
Metalul Târgovişte 1–0 UTA Arad


Team 1  Score  Team 2
30 June 1965
Progresul București 4–1 CSMS Iaşi
Dinamo București 5–0 Metalul Târgovişte
Dinamo Piteşti 1–1 (a.e.t.) Rapid București
Ştiinţa Cluj 3–1 ASA 1962 Târgu Mureș


Team 1  Score  Team 2
4 July 1965
Ştiinţa Cluj 2–2 (a.e.t.) Progresul București
Dinamo Piteşti 1–0 Dinamo București


Ştiinţa Cluj2 – 1Dinamo Piteşti
Câmpeanu   11'
Ivansuc   55'
Report Țurcan   65'
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: Nicolae Mihăilescu (Bucharest)

 Cupa României 1964–65 Winners 
Ştiinţa Cluj
1st title


  1. ^ "Lista tuturor finalelor Cupei României - Ripensia Sport Magazin". ripensia-sport-magazin.ro. Retrieved 2015-10-21.

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