1976–77 Albanian Cup

1976–77 Albanian Cup (Albanian: Kupa e Shqipërisë) was the twenty-fifth season of Albania's annual cup competition. It began on August 1976 with the First Round and ended on May 1977 with the Final match. The winners of the competition qualified for the 1977-78 first round of the UEFA Cup. KF Tirana were the defending champions, having won their third Albanian Cup last season. The cup was won by KF Tirana.[1]

1976–77 Albanian Cup
Kupa e Shqipërisë
Country Albania
ChampionsKF Tirana
Runners-upDinamo Tirana

The rounds were played in a two-legged format similar to those of European competitions. If the aggregated score was tied after both games, the team with the higher number of away goals advanced. If the number of away goals was equal in both games, the match was decided by extra time and a penalty shootout, if necessary.

First roundEdit

Games were played on August & September 1976*

  • Results unknown

Second roundEdit

All sixteen teams of the 1975–76 Superliga and First Division entered in this round. First and second legs were played on January 1977.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Partizani 5–1 Minatori/Tepelena 3–0 2–1
Besëlidhja 2–6 Vllaznia 0–3 2–3
Skënderbeu 3–0 Labinoti/Elbasani 2–0 1–0
Luftëtari 4–2 Flamurtari 1–0 3–2
Butrinti 2–5 Dinamo 1–1 1–4
Lokomotiva/Teuta 3–2 Shkëndija T. 2–1 1–1
Tirana 4–2 Tomori 3–1 1–1
Traktori/Lushnja 1–0 Besa 1–0 0–0

Quarter finalsEdit

In this round entered the 8 winners from the previous round.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
KS Lushnja 3–2 Luftëtari 1–0 2–2
Skënderbeu 1–3 KF Tirana 1–2 0–1
KF Partizani 0–5 Dinamo Tirana 0–1 0–4
KS Teuta 0–2 KS Vllaznia 0–0 0–2

SemifinalsEdit

In this round entered the four winners from the previous round.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
KF Tirana 3–1 KS Lushnja 3–0 0–1
KS Vllaznia 1–2 Dinamo Tirana 0–0 1–2

FinalEdit

In this round entered the two winners from the previous round.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
KF Tirana 3–3 (8–7 p) Dinamo Tirana 2–1 1–2

First legEdit

KF Tirana2 – 1Dinamo Tirana
Dibra   44'
Çela   64'
Sh. Ballgjini   58'

Second legEdit

Dinamo Tirana2 – 1 (a.e.t.)KF Tirana
Zëri   30'
Sh. Ballgjini   87'
Braho   57' (pen.)
Penalties
8 - 7

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