1984 UEFA Cup Final
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.
|Event||1983–84 UEFA Cup|
Tottenham Hotspur won 4–3 on penalties
|Date||9 May 1984|
|Venue||Constant Vanden Stock Stadium, Brussels|
|Referee||Bruno Galler (Switzerland)|
|After extra time|
|Date||23 May 1984|
|Venue||White Hart Lane, London|
|Referee||Volker Roth (West Germany)|
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.
|Olsen 85'||Report Overview||Miller 57'|
|Tottenham Hotspur||1–1 (a.e.t.)||Anderlecht|
|Roberts 84'||Report Overview||Czerniatynski 60'|
|4–3|| Morten Olsen