1981 Copa del Rey Final

The 1981 Copa del Rey Final was the 79th final of the King's Cup. The final was played at Vicente Calderón Stadium in Madrid, on 18 June 1981, being won by FC Barcelona, who beat Sporting Gijón 3–1.

Copa del Rey 1981 Final
Event1980–81 Copa del Rey
Date18 June 1981
VenueVicente Calderón Stadium, Madrid
RefereeEmilio Soriano Aladrén
Attendance50,000 [1]
1980
1982

DetailsEdit

FC Barcelona3 – 1Sporting Gijón
Quini   45'59'
Esteban   66'
Report (in Spanish) Maceda   50'
FC Barcelona:
GK 1   Pedro María Artola
DF 2   Pepito Ramos
DF 6   José Ramón Alexanko
DF 3   Antonio Olmo (c)
DF 4   Rafael Zuviría
MF 10   Juan José Estella
MF 5   Paco Martínez   65'
MF 8   Bernd Schuster
MF 11   Esteban
FW 7   Allan Simonsen
FW 9   Quini
Substitutes:
DF 12   Manolo
GK 13   Amador
MF 14   Tente Sánchez   65'
MF 15   Carles Rexach
Manager:
  Helenio Herrera
Sporting Gijón:
GK 1   José Aurelio Rivero
DF 2   José Antonio Redondo
DF 5   Manuel Jiménez
DF 4   Antonio Maceda
DF 3   Cundi   46'
MF 6   Francisco Uría
MF 10   Ciriaco Cano (c)
MF 9   Manuel Mesa
MF 8   Joaquín
FW 7   Abel
FW 11   Enzo Ferrero
Substitutes:
DF 12   Víctor Doria
GK 13   Claudio
MF 14   David
MF 15   Pedro   46'
Manager:
  Vicente Miera

MATCH RULES

  • 90 minutes.
  • 30 minutes of extra-time if necessary.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
  • Four named substitutes.
  • Maximum of two substitutions.

ReferencesEdit