1975 Copa Libertadores Finals

The 1975 Copa Libertadores Finals was the final two-legged tie to determine the 1975 Copa Libertadores champion. It was contested by Argentine club Independiente and Chilean club Unión Española. The first leg of the tie was played on 18 June at Santiago de Chile' home field,[1] with the second leg played on 25 June at Avellaneda'.

1975 Copa Libertadores Finals
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Team of Independiente, champions
Event1975 Copa Libertadores de América
2–2 on points
Independiente won after a play-off
First leg
Date18 June 1975
VenueEstadio Nacional, Santiago
RefereeJosé Martínez Bazán (Uruguay)
Second leg
Date25 June 1975
VenueEstadio de Independiente, Avellaneda
RefereeRubén Barreto (Uruguay)
Play-off
Date29 June 1975 (1975-06-29)
VenueEstadio Defensores del Chaco, Asunción
RefereeEdison Pérez (Peru)
Attendance55,000
1974
1976

Independiente won the series after winning a tie-breaking playoff 2-0 at Asunción's Estadio Defensores del Chaco,[2] also achieving its four consecutive Copa Libertadores title.[3]

Qualified teamsEdit

Team Previous finals app.
  Unión Española None
  Independiente 1964, 1965, 1972, 1973, 1974

Bold indicates winning years

VenuesEdit

Match detailsEdit

First legEdit

First leg
Unión Española  1–0  Independiente
Ahumada   87' Report
Attendance: 43,200
Referee: José Martínez Bazán (Uruguay)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unión Española
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Independiente

Second legEdit

Second leg
Independiente  3–1  Unión Española
Percy Rojas   1'
Pavoni   57'
Daniel Bertoni   82'
Report Las Heras   15'
Attendance: 60,000
Referee: Rubén Barreto (Uruguay)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Independiente
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unión Española

PlayoffEdit

Playoff
Independiente  2–0  Unión Española
Ruiz Moreno   29'
Bertoni   62'
Report
Attendance: 55,000
Referee: Edison Pérez (Peru)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Independiente
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unión Española

ReferencesEdit