1973 Balkans Cup

The 1973 Balkans Cup was an edition of the Balkans Cup, a football competition for representative clubs from the Balkan states. It was contested by 6 teams and Lokomotiv Sofia won the trophy.[1]

1973 Balkans Cup
CountryBalkans
Teams6
ChampionsBulgaria Lokomotiv Sofia
Runners-upRomania ASA Târgu Mureș
Matches played14
Goals scored36 (2.57 per match)
1972
1974

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GR Pts Qualification
1   ASA Târgu Mureș (A) 4 2 0 2 8 4 2.000 4 Advances to finals
2   Labinoti Elbasani 4 2 0 2 4 6 0.667 4
3   Sutjeska Nikšić 4 2 0 2 2 4 0.500 4
Source: rsssf.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal average; 3) number of goals scored
(A) Advance to a further round

Sutjeska Nikšić  1–0  ASA Târgu Mureș

ASA Târgu Mureș  5–1  Labinoti Elbasani

Sutjeska Nikšić  1–0  Labinoti Elbasani

ASA Târgu Mureș  3–0  Sutjeska Nikšić

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GR Pts Qualification
1   Lokomotiv Sofia (A) 4 3 1 0 8 1 8.000 7 Advances to finals
2   Beşiktaş 4 1 1 2 5 11 0.455 3
3   Aris 4 1 0 3 5 6 0.833 2
Source: rsssf.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal average; 3) number of goals scored
(A) Advance to a further round
Aris  4–2  Beşiktaş
  • Kokkoris   41'
  • Spyridon   50', 80'
  • Alexiadis   53'

Beşiktaş  1–6  Lokomotiv Sofia

Lokomotiv Sofia  1–0  Aris

Beşiktaş  2–1  Aris

Aris  0–1  Lokomotiv Sofia

Lokomotiv Sofia  0–0  Beşiktaş

FinalsEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
ASA Târgu Mureș   1–3   Lokomotiv Sofia 1–1 0–2

First legEdit

ASA Târgu Mureș  1–1  Lokomotiv Sofia

Second legEdit

Lokomotiv Sofia  2–0  ASA Târgu Mureș
Attendance: 15,000

Lokomotiv Sofia won 3–1 on aggregate.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Balkans Cup 1973 season". rsssf.com.

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