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The 1986 Intercontinental Cup was a football match played on 14 December 1986 between River Plate of Argentina, winners of the 1986 Copa Libertadores, and Steaua Bucureşti of Romania, winners of the 1985–86 European Cup. The match was played at the neutral venue of the National Stadium in Tokyo in front of 62,000 fans.[1] Antonio Alzamendi was named as man of the match and got the only goal of the game in the 28th minute when he headed into the net after his initial shot had hit the post and then came back off the goalkeeper.[2]

1986 Intercontinental Cup
Date14 December 1986
VenueNational Stadium, Tokyo
Man of the MatchAntonio Alzamendi (River Plate)
RefereeJosé Martínez (Uruguay)
Secuence of the only goal of the match, scored by Antonio Alzamendi


Match detailsEdit

River Plate  1–0  Steaua Bucureşti
Alzamendi   28'
Attendance: 62,000
River Plate
Steaua Bucarest
GK 1   Nery Pumpido
DF 4   Jorge Gordillo
DF 2   Nelson Gutiérrez
DF 6   Oscar Ruggeri
DF 3   Alejandro Montenegro  
MF 8   Héctor Enrique  
MF 5   Américo Gallego (c)
MF 10   Norberto Alonso
MF 11   Roque Alfaro   68'
FW 7   Antonio Alzamendi
FW 9   Juan Gilberto Funes
GK 12   Sergio Goycochea
DF 13   Rubén Gómez
MF 14   Daniel Sperandío   68'
MF 15   Néstor Gorosito
MF 16   Claudio Morresi
  Héctor Veira
GK 1   Dumitru Stingaciu
DF 2   Ştefan Iovan (c)
DF 6   Miodrag Belodedici
DF 4   Adrian Bumbescu  
DF 11   Anton Weissenbacher
MF 3   Ilie Bărbulescu   60'
MF 5   Tudorel Stoica
MF 8   Lucian Bălan
MF 10   Gavril Balint
FW 7   Marius Lăcătuş
FW 9   Victor Piţurcă
GK 12   Constantin Blid
DF 13   Niță Cireașă
MF 14   Mihail Majearu   60'
MF 15   Iosif Rotariu
MF 16   László Bölöni
  Anghel Iordănescu

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Gorgazzi, Osvaldo (16 July 2000). "Intercontinental Club Cup 1986". RSSSF. Retrieved 23 December 2009.
  2. ^ Alzamendi, Alzamendi (2 January 2009). "Toyota Cup - Most Valuable Player of the Match Award". RSSSF. Archived from the original on 14 April 2009. Retrieved 23 December 2009.

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