1974 Copa Libertadores

The Copa Libertadores 1974 was the 15th edition of the Copa Libertadores, CONMEBOL's annual international club tournament. Independiente won the competition.

1974 Copa Libertadores de América
Tournament details
DatesFebruary 5 – October 19
Teams21 (from 10 associations)
Final positions
ChampionsArgentina Independiente (5th title)
Runners-upBrazil São Paulo
Tournament statistics
Matches played76
Goals scored180 (2.37 per match)
1973
1975

Group stageEdit

Group 1Edit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Huracán 10 6 5 0 1 13 4 +9
  Rosario Central 10 6 5 0 1 11 2 +9
  Unión Española 4 6 2 0 4 6 14 -8
  Colo-Colo 0 6 0 0 6 3 13 -10

First place play-off: Huracan won 4-0 over Rosario Central in Buenos Aires.

Group 2Edit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  São Paulo 10 6 4 2 0 14 5 +9
  Palmeiras 6 6 3 0 3 7 5 +2
  Deportivo Municipal 4 6 1 2 3 9 11 -2
  Jorge Wilstermann 4 6 2 0 4 4 13 -9

Group 3Edit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Millonarios 9 6 4 1 1 10 6 +4
  Atlético Nacional 7 6 3 1 2 8 7 +1
  Portuguesa 6 6 2 2 2 4 5 -1
  Valencia 2 6 0 2 4 4 8 -4

Group 4Edit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Defensor Lima 9 6 4 1 1 7 2 +5
  El Nacional 8 6 3 2 1 9 3 +6
  Universidad Católica 4 6 1 2 3 2 5 -3
  Sporting Cristal 3 6 1 1 4 3 11 -8

Group 5Edit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Peñarol 8 6 3 2 1 5 3 +2
  Cerro Porteño 7 6 2 3 1 7 6 +1
  Olimpia 5 6 1 3 2 4 5 -1
  Nacional 4 6 1 2 3 6 8 -2

Semi-FinalsEdit

Group 1Edit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Independiente 6 4 2 2 0 8 4 +4
  Peñarol 4 4 1 2 1 7 5 +2
  Huracán 2 4 0 2 2 2 8 -6

Group 2Edit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  São Paulo 7 4 3 1 0 9 0 +9
  Millonarios 5 4 2 1 1 5 5 0
  Defensor Lima 0 4 0 0 4 1 10 -9

FinalsEdit

São Paulo  2-1  Independiente
Rocha 48'
Mirandinha 50'
Saggioratto 28'
Attendance: 51.000
Referee: Pérez (Perú)
Independiente  2-0  São Paulo
Bochini 34'
Balbuena 48'
Attendance: 55.000
Referee: Barreto (Uruguay)

Replay match at Estadio Nacional in Santiago, Chile.

Independiente  1-0  São Paulo
Pavoni 37'
Attendance: 60.000
Copa Libertadores
1974 Winner
 
Independiente
Fifth Title

External linksEdit