1975–76 Coppa Italia

The 1975–76 Coppa Italia was the 29th season of Coppa Italia, the major Italian domestic association football cup. The competition was won by Napoli, who defeated Verona in a one-legged final played at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome.

1975–76 Coppa Italia
Country Italy
Dates27 August 1975 –
29 June 1976
Teams35
ChampionsNapoli (2nd title)
Runners-upHellas Verona
Matches played95
Goals scored225 (2.37 per match)
Top goal scorer(s)Sergio Magistrelli
(7 goals)

First roundEdit

The first round of the tournament consisted of seven groups with five teams each who played each other once in a single round robin format. All matches took place between 27 August and 21 September 1975. The seven group winners, joined by the defending champions Fiorentina, progressed to the second round.

Group 1Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Internazionale (A) 4 4 0 0 7 0 +7 8
2 Juventus (A) 4 2 1 1 9 4 +5 5
3 Taranto (B) 4 2 0 2 4 4 0 4
4 Ternana (B) 4 1 0 3 5 10 −5 2
5 Sambenedettese (B) 4 0 1 3 3 10 −7 1
Source: rsssf.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(A) Serie A; (B) Serie B.

Group 2Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Genoa (B) 4 2 2 0 6 1 +5 6
2 Como (A) 4 2 2 0 4 1 +3 6
3 Bologna (A) 4 1 2 1 2 2 0 4
4 Atalanta (B) 4 1 0 3 4 7 −3 2
5 Modena (B) 4 1 0 3 3 8 −5 2
Source: rsssf.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(A) Serie A; (B) Serie B.

Group 3Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Napoli (A) 4 3 1 0 9 3 +6 7
2 Cesena (A) 4 3 1 0 5 1 +4 7
3 Foggia (B) 4 2 0 2 7 8 −1 4
4 Reggiana (B) 4 0 1 3 3 6 −3 1
5 Palermo (B) 4 0 1 3 2 8 −6 1
Source: rsssf.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(A) Serie A; (B) Serie B.

Group 4Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Lazio (A) 4 2 2 0 3 0 +3 6
2 Brescia (B) 4 1 3 0 2 0 +2 5
3 Ascoli (A) 4 1 3 0 1 0 +1 5
4 Avellino (B) 4 1 0 3 3 5 −2 2
5 Varese (B) 4 0 2 2 0 4 −4 2
Source: rsssf.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(A) Serie A; (B) Serie B.

Group 5Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Milan (A) 4 3 1 0 7 2 +5 7
2 SPAL (B) 4 2 1 1 4 2 +2 5
3 Perugia (A) 4 1 2 1 5 4 +1 4
4 Catanzaro (B) 4 1 1 2 4 7 −3 3
5 Brindisi (B) 4 0 1 3 1 6 −5 1
Source: rsssf.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(A) Serie A; (B) Serie B.

Group 6Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Sampdoria (A) 4 4 0 0 12 5 +7 8
2 Roma (A) 4 2 1 1 10 7 +3 5
3 Piacenza (B) 4 1 1 2 5 7 −2 3
4 Vicenza (B) 4 0 2 2 4 7 −3 2
5 Pescara (B) 4 0 2 2 4 9 −5 2
Source: rsssf.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(A) Serie A; (B) Serie B.

Group 7Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Hellas Verona (A) 4 3 1 0 7 2 +5 7
2 Torino (A) 4 3 0 1 7 3 +4 6
3 Catania (B) 4 1 2 1 2 4 −2 4
4 Cagliari (A) 4 0 2 2 2 5 −3 2
5 Novara (B) 4 0 1 3 2 6 −4 1
Source: rsssf.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(A) Serie A; (B) Serie B.

Second roundEdit

Join the defending champion: Fiorentina.

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Hellas Verona (A) 6 3 2 1 8 4 +4 8
2 Internazionale (A) 6 4 0 2 10 7 +3 8
3 Lazio (A) 6 3 1 2 7 6 +1 7
4 Genoa (B) 6 0 1 5 2 10 −8 1
Source: rsssf.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(A) Serie A; (B) Serie B.

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Napoli (A) 6 3 3 0 9 5 +4 9
2 Fiorentina (A) 6 1 5 0 10 8 +2 7
3 Milan (A) 6 2 2 2 9 8 +1 6
4 Sampdoria (A) 6 0 2 4 8 15 −7 2
Source: rsssf.com
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(A) Serie A.

FinalEdit

Napoli4–0Hellas Verona
Ginulfi   76' (o.g.)
Braglia   77'
Savoldi   79'   86'
Referee: Riccardo Lattanzi

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals
1   Sergio Magistrelli Sampdoria 7
2   Giuseppe Savoldi Napoli 6
3   Nello Saltutti Sampdoria 5
  Emiliano Macchi Hellas Verona
  Giorgio Braglia Napoli
6   Giuseppe Massa Napoli 4
  Sandro Mazzola Internazionale
  Mario Scarpa Perugia

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit