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The 1979 Soviet Cup Final was a football match that took place at the Lenin's Central Stadium, Moscow on 11 August 1979. The match was the 38th soviet cup final and was contested between Dynamo Moscow and Dinamo Tbilisi. Previous cup holders Dynamo Kyiv were eliminated in Quarter-finals by CSKA Moscow. Dinamo Tbilisi defeated the opponent on penalties and won the cup for the second time.

1979 Soviet Cup Final
Event1979 Soviet Cup
Date11 August 1979
VenueLenin's Central Stadium, Moscow
RefereeMyroslav Stupar (Stanislav)
Attendance60,000
1978
1980

Contents

Road to FinalEdit

Dynamo Moscow

Zone 4 Dynamo Moscow 2–0 Kairat
Zone 4 Dynamo Moscow 1–0 Shinnik Yaroslavl
Zone 4 Dynamo Moscow 4–0 Kolhozchi
Zone 4 Dynamo Moscow 1–0 Metalist Kharkiv
Zone 4 Dynamo Moscow 3–0 Automobilist Termez
Quarter-final Dynamo Moscow 3–0 Spartak Moscow
Semi-final Dynamo Moscow 2–1 aet Karpaty Lviv

Dinamo Tbilisi

Zone 1 Dinamo Tbilisi 2–1 Dynamo Leningrad
Zone 1 Dinamo Tbilisi 5–0 Zorya Voroshilovgrad
Zone 1 Dinamo Tbilisi 2–1 SKA Rostov-on-Don
Zone 1 Dinamo Tbilisi 3–0 Torpedo Kutaisi
Zone 1 Dinamo Tbilisi 2–0 Uralmash
Quarter-final Dinamo Tbilisi 2–0 Krylia Sovetov
Semi-final CSKA Moscow 1–2 aet Dinamo Tbilisi

Previous encountersEdit

Previously these two teams met each other eight times in the competition[1] with Dynamo from Moscow being victorious five times and Dinamo from Tbilisi three times. Two of these encounters were cup finals, both won by Dynamo Moscow in 1937 and 1970.

Match detailsEdit


Dynamo Moscow:
GK   Nikolai Gontar
DF   Evgeny Lovchev
DF   Sergei Nikulin
DF   Aleksandr Makhovikov (c)
DF   Aleksandr Bubnov
MF   Aleksei Petrushin
MF   Nikolai Kolesov   80'
MF   Aleksandr Minayev
MF   Nikolai Tolstykh
MF   Aleksandr Maksimenkov
FW   Valery Gazzaev
Substitutes:
FW   Vadim Pavlenko   80'
Manager:
  Viktor Tsaryov
Dinamo Tbilisi:
GK   Otar Gabelia
DF   Tengiz Sulakvelidze
DF   Aleksandre Chivadze
DF   Shota Khinchagashvili
DF   David Mujiri   61'
MF   Vitaly Daraselia
MF   Manuchar Machaidze (c)
MF   Vakhtang Koridze   46'
MF   Vladimir Gutsaev
MF   Gocha Machaidze
FW   Ramaz Shengelia
Substitutes:
FW   David Kipiani   46'
FW   Nugzar Kakilashvili   61'
Manager:
  Nodar Akhalkatsi



Soviet Cup 1979 Winners
Dinamo Tbilisi
Second title

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "USSR Cup, Dynamo (Tbilisi) - Dynamo (Moscow)". wildstat.com. Retrieved 2 January 2017.

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