1965–66 Albanian Cup

1965–66 Albanian Cup (Albanian: Kupa e Shqipërisë) was the sixteenth season of Albania's annual cup competition. It began in August 1965 with the First Round and ended in May 1966 with the Final matches. Vllaznia were the defending champions, having won their first Albanian Cup last season. The cup was won by Partizani.[1]

1965–66 Albanian Cup
Kupa e Shqipërisë
Country Albania
ChampionsPartizani
Runners-upVllaznia

The rounds were played in a two-legged format similar to those of European competitions. If the aggregated score was tied after both games, the team with the higher number of away goals advanced. If the number of away goals was equal in both games, the match was decided by extra time and a penalty shootout, if necessary.

First roundEdit

Games were played on August, 1965*

  • Results unknown

Second roundEdit

In this round entered the 16 winners from the previous round. First and second legs were played in January 1966.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Partizani 4–2 Dinamo Tirana 1–2 3–0
Tomori 3–5 Vllaznia 1–2 2–3
Labinoti 5–4 Traktori 3–1 2–3
Erzeni 1–6 Skënderbeu 0–1 1–5
17 Nëntori 9–0 Punëtori 5–0 4–0
Lokomotiva Durrës 5–3 Naftëtari 1–1 4–2
Besa 3–1 Apolonia 3–1 0–0
Flamurtari 5–0 Kastrioti 5–0 0–0

Quarter-finalsEdit

In this round entered the 8 winners from the previous round.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Labinoti 1–2 Partizani 0–2 1–0
Besa 0–3 Vllaznia 0–0 0–3
Flamurtari 0–2 Skënderbeu 0–0 0–2
17 Nëntori 5–2 Lokomotiva Durrës 3–0 2–2

Semi-finalsEdit

In this round entered the four winners from the previous round.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
17 Nëntori 2–3 Partizani 0–2 2–1
Skënderbeu 1–3 Vllaznia 1–1 0–2

FinalsEdit

In this round entered the two winners from the previous round.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Vllaznia 4–6 Partizani 1–2 3–4

First legEdit

Vllaznia1–2Partizani
Lekaj   73' Jashari   14'
Shllaku   40'

Second legEdit

Partizani4–3Vllaznia
Haxhiu   45', 65'
Jashari   55'
Shllaku   75'
Puka   4'
Rakiqi   50' (pen.)
Dani   77'

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