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The 1972 Intercontinental Cup was an association football tie held over two legs in September 1972 between the winners of the 1971–72 European Cup, Ajax, and winners of the 1972 Copa Libertadores, Independiente.

1972 Intercontinental Cup
on aggregate
First leg
Date6 September 1972
VenueLa Doble Visera, Avellaneda
Second leg
Date28 September 1972
VenueOlympic Stadium, Amsterdam
1971
1973

The first leg was held on 6 September 1972 at La Doble Visera, home of Independiente, and ended in a 1–1 draw, with goals from Johan Cruyff and Francisco Sá. The return leg was held 22 days later on 28 September 1972 at the Olympic Stadium, which was won by Ajax 3–0.

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First legEdit

Match detailsEdit

Independiente  1–1  Ajax
  81' (Report) Cruyff   5'
Attendance: 60,000


 
 
 
 
 
 
Independiente
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ajax
GK 1   Miguel Santoro
DF 2   Eduardo Commisso
DF 3   Miguel Ángel López
DF 4   Francisco Sá
DF 5   Ricardo Pavoni
MF 6   José Pastoriza
MF 7   Alejandro Semenewicz
MF 8   Miguel Ángel Raimondo   ?'
FW 9   Agustín Balbuena
FW 10   Eduardo Maglioni
FW 11   Dante Mircoli
Substitutes:
DF 12   Carlos Alberto Bulla   ?'
Manager:
  Pedro Dellacha
GK 1   Heinz Stuy
DF 2   Horst Blankenburg
DF 3   Wim Suurbier
DF 4   Barry Hulshoff
DF 5   Ruud Krol
MF 6   Arie Haan
MF 7   Johan Neeskens
MF 8   Gerrie Mühren
FW 9   Sjaak Swart
FW 14   Johan Cruyff   ?'
FW 11   Piet Keizer
Substitutes:
DF 12   Arnold Mühren   ?'
Manager:
  Ştefan Kovács

Second legEdit

Match detailsEdit

Ajax  3–0  Independiente
Neeskens   12'
Rep   65'80'
(Report)
Attendance: 46,511


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ajax
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Independiente
GK 1   Heinz Stuy
DF 12   Horst Blankenburg
DF 3   Wim Suurbier
DF 4   Barry Hulshoff
DF 5   Ruud Krol
MF 15   Arie Haan
MF 7   Johan Neeskens
MF 9   Gerrie Mühren
FW 8   Sjaak Swart   61'
FW 14   Johan Cruyff
FW 11   Piet Keizer
Substitutes:
DF 16   Johnny Rep   61'
Manager:
  Ştefan Kovács
GK 21   Miguel Santoro
DF 4   Eduardo Commisso
DF 20   Miguel Ángel López
DF 6   Francisco Sá
DF 3   Ricardo Pavoni
MF 18   José Pastoriza
MF 10   Alejandro Semenewicz
MF 22   Luis Garisto   73'
FW 7   Agustín Balbuena
FW 19   Eduardo Maglioni
FW 15   Dante Mircoli   64'
Substitutes:
DF 9   Carlos Alberto Bulla   64'
MF 13   Manuel Magán   73'
Manager:
  Pedro Dellacha

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