1965 RCD Cup

The RCD Cup 1965 was the first edition of the RCD Cup tournament, held in Tehran, Iran in 1965. This was a three nation tournament played in league format between Iran, Pakistan and Turkey.

1965 RCD Cup
CountryIran
Dates21 July – 25 July
16 March 1966 (Final replayed)
Championship venueAmjadiyeh Stadium, Tehran
Teams3
ChampionsIran (1st title)
Runners-upTurkey
Third placePakistan
Matches played4
Goals scored9 (2.25 per match)
Attendance57,000 (14,250 per match)
Top goal scorer(s)Homayoun Behzadi
Ogün Altıparmak
(2 goals)
1967

VenueEdit

Tehran
Amjadieh Stadium
Capacity: 30,000
 

ResultsEdit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Iran 3 2 1 1 0 4 1 +3
  Turkey 3 2 1 1 0 3 1 +2
  Pakistan 0 2 0 0 2 2 7 -5
  Pakistan1–3Turkey  
(unknown)   Report Ogün   ?', ?'
Gursel   ?'  (unknown)
Attendance: ?
Referee:   Said Sadri

Iran  4 – 1  Pakistan
Mostafa Arab   17'
Ali Jabbari   20'
Homayoun Behzadi   70', 79'
Report Omar Hashim   88'
Attendance: 27,000
Referee:   Paru

Iran  0 – 0  Turkey
Report
Attendance: 30,000
Referee:   Masood Rahmani

RematchEdit

As the game between Iran and Turkey was abandoned on minute 85 of the match due to broken stadium light, a rematch was organised the following year.


Iran  0 – 0  Turkey
Report
Attendance: 27,000
Referee:   Bruno De Marchi

Top scorersEdit

2 Goals

SquadsEdit

IranEdit

Head coach:   Hossein Fekri

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Aziz Asli (1938-04-09)9 April 1938 (aged 27)   Persepolis f.c.
2 2DF Mohammad Ranjbar   Pas Tehran F.C.
3 2DF Parviz Ghelichkhani (1945-12-04)4 December 1945 (aged 19)   Kian F.C.
4 2DF Hassan Habibi (c) (1939-02-07)7 February 1939 (aged 26)   Pas Tehran F.C.
5 2DF Mehrab Shahrokhi (1944-02-02)2 February 1944 (aged 21)   Shahin F.C.
6 3MF Hassan Jamali  
7 3MF Mostafa Arab (1942-12-31)31 December 1942 (aged 22)   Oghab F.C.
8 3MF Jalal Talebi (1942-03-23)23 March 1942 (aged 23)   Taj S.C.
9 4FW Akbar Eftekhari   Taj S.C.
10 4FW Fariborz Esmaili (1940-07-01)1 July 1940 (aged 25)   Taj S.C.
11 4FW Homayoun Behzadi (1942-01-20)20 January 1942 (aged 23)   Shahin F.C.
12 3MF Ali Jabbari   Shahbaz F.C.
13 3MF Nader Latifi  
14 2DF Ezatollah Vatankhah   Shahin F.C.

PakistanEdit

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Omar (c)  
2 4FW Abdul Ghafoor (1938-08-03)3 August 1938 (aged 26)   Mohammaden Sporting Club
3 Mohammad Latif  
4 2DF Turab Ali   Mohammaden Sporting Club
5 Javid  
6 4FW Faqir Hussain (1948-05-15)15 May 1948 (aged 17)   Pakistan Air Force
7 3MF Qadir Bakhsh   Mohammaden Sporting Club
8 Omar Hashim  

TurkeyEdit

Head coach:   Doğan Andaç 1965

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Yılmaz Urul   İstanbulspor
2 4FW Güven Önüt   Beşiktaş J.K.
3 2DF Muzaffer Sipahi   Ankara Demirspor
4 2DF Altan Tetik   Harbokulu
5 2DF Çağlayan Derebaşı   Göztepe A.Ş.
6 3MF Nevzat Güzelırmak   Göztepe A.Ş.
7 3MF Talat Özkarslı (1938-03-21)21 March 1938 (aged 27)   Galatasaray
8 3MF Coşkun Ferman   Ankaragücü
9 4FW Ergin Gürses (1942-02-24)24 February 1942 (aged 23)   Muhafızgücü
10 4FW Gürsel Aksel   Göztepe A.Ş.
11 4FW Nedim Doğan   Fenerbahçe
12 1GK Ali Artuner   Göztepe A.Ş.
13 4FW Ogün Altıparmak (c) (1938-11-10)10 November 1938 (aged 26)   Fenerbahçe
14 3MF Uğur Köken (1937-11-28)28 November 1937 (aged 27)   Galatasaray
15 3MF Talat Yörük   Karagücü

Head coach:   Sandro Puppo 1966

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 1GK Turgay Şeren(c) (1932-05-15)15 May 1932 (aged 33)   Galatasaray
2 2DF İhsan Büyükbuğdaypınar   Beşiktaş J.K.
3 2DF Fehmi Sağınoglu   Beşiktaş J.K.
4 2DF Muzaffer Sipahi   Ankara Demirspor
5 2DF Ercan Aktuna   Fenerbahçe
6 3MF Şeref Has (1936-09-27)27 September 1936 (aged 29)   Fenerbahçe
7 3MF Talat Özkarslı (1938-03-21)21 March 1938 (aged 27)   Galatasaray
8 3MF Onursal Uraz   Hacettepe
9 4FW Turan Doğangün   Galatasaray
10 4FW Ayhan Elmastaşoğlu (1941-08-23)23 August 1941 (aged 24)   Galatasaray
11 4FW Nedim Doğan   Fenerbahçe
12 4FW Abdullah Çevrim (1941-07-20)20 July 1941 (aged 24)   Genclerbirligi
13 4FW Ogün Altıparmak (1938-11-10)10 November 1938 (aged 27)   Fenerbahçe
14 4FW Fevzi Zemzem (1941-06-27)27 June 1941 (aged 24)   Göztepe A.Ş.

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