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The 1984 UEFA Cup Final was a football tie played on 9 May and 23 May 1984 between R.S.C. Anderlecht of Belgium—the defending Champions—and Tottenham Hotspur F.C. of England. Tottenham won 4–3 on penalty kicks after the tie finished 2–2 on aggregate.

1984 UEFA Cup Final
Event1983–84 UEFA Cup
on aggregate
Tottenham Hotspur won 4–3 on penalties
First leg
Date9 May 1984
VenueConstant Vanden Stock Stadium, Brussels
RefereeBruno Galler (Switzerland)
Attendance38,000
Second leg
After extra time
Date23 May 1984
VenueWhite Hart Lane, London
RefereeVolker Roth (West Germany)
Attendance46,258
1983
1985

Years later, it emerged that Anderlecht's passage to the final had involved the club's chairman paying a bribe totalling £27,000 to the referee for the semi-final against Nottingham Forest. A dubious penalty was awarded to Anderlecht, whilst a Forest goal was controversially disallowed.[1]

Contents

Match detailsEdit

First legEdit

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Anderlecht
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tottenham Hotspur
GK 1   Jacky Munaron
DF 2   Walter De Greef
DF 3   Georges Grün
DF 10   Morten Olsen (c)
DF 5   Michel De Groote
MF 8   Wim Hofkens
MF 7   René Vandereycken
MF 6   Enzo Scifo
MF 11   Kenneth Brylle
FW 9   Erwin Vandenbergh   82'
FW 4   Alexandre Czerniatynski   64'
Substitutes:
GK 12   Dirk Vekeman
MF 13   Per Frimann
FW 14   Franky Vercauteren   64'
MF 15   Arnór Guðjohnsen
MF 16   Frank Arnesen   82'
Manager:
  Paul Van Himst


Man of the Match:

Assistant referees:

 
GK 1   Tony Parks
DF 2   Danny Thomas
DF 3   Chris Hughton
DF 4   Graham Roberts
DF 5   Paul Miller
MF 6   Steve Perryman (c)   67'
MF 7   Micky Hazard
FW 8   Steve Archibald
FW 9   Mark Falco
MF 10   Gary Stevens   81'
MF 11   Tony Galvin   71'
Substitutes:
MF 12   Gary Mabbutt   81'
FW 14   Garth Crooks
MF 15   Richard Cooke
DF 16   Ian Culverhouse
GK 17   Ray Clemence
Manager:
  Keith Burkinshaw

Second legEdit

 
 
 
 
 
 
Tottenham Hotspur
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Anderlecht
GK 1   Tony Parks
DF 2   Danny Thomas
DF 3   Chris Hughton
DF 4   Graham Roberts (c)
DF 5   Paul Miller   73'   77'
MF 6   Gary Mabbutt   73'
MF 7   Micky Hazard
FW 8   Steve Archibald
FW 9   Mark Falco   70'
MF 10   Gary Stevens   57'
MF 11   Tony Galvin
Substitutes:
MF 12   Osvaldo Ardiles   73'
FW 14   Garth Crooks
DF 15   Mark Bowen
MF 16   Ally Dick   77'
GK 17   Ray Clemence
Manager:
  Keith Burkinshaw


Man of the Match:

Assistant referees:

 
GK 1   Jacky Munaron
DF 8   Wim Hofkens
DF 2   Georges Grün
DF 3   Walter De Greef
DF 10   Morten Olsen
DF 5   Michel De Groote
MF 11   Frank Arnesen   42'   77'
MF 7   René Vandereycken
MF 9   Enzo Scifo
FW 4   Alexandre Czerniatynski   103'
FW 6   Franky Vercauteren (c)
Substitutes:
FW 14   Kenneth Brylle   103'
FW 16   Arnór Guðjohnsen   77'
Manager:
  Paul Van Himst

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Forest sues Anderlecht over '84 bribery scandal". BBC Sport. 24 December 1997. Retrieved 9 February 2009.