1993 Copa CONMEBOL Finals

The 1993 Copa CONMEBOL Finals were the two-legged series that decided the winner of 1993 Copa CONMEBOL, the 2nd. edition of this international competition. The finals were contested by Brazilian club Botafogo and Uruguayan club Peñarol.[1]

1993 Copa CONMEBOL Finals
Event1993 Copa CONMEBOL
(Botafogo won 3–1 on penalties)
First leg
Date22 September 1993
VenueEstadio Centenario, Montevideo
RefereeJuan Escobar (Paraguay)
Attendance20,000
Second leg
Date29 September 1993
VenueMaracanã Stadium, Rio de Janeiro
RefereeFrancisco Lamolina (Argentina)
Attendance45,000
1992
1994

The first leg was held in Estadio Centenario in Montevideo, where both teams tied 1–1, while the second leg was held in Maracanã Stadium, in Rio de Janeiro with another tie (2–2) registered. As both teams were tied on points and goal difference, a Penalty shoot-out was carried out to decide the series. Botafogo won on penalties 3–1 to claim their first title in the competition.[2][1][3]

Qualified teamsEdit

Team Previous final app.
  Botafogo (None)
  Peñarol (None)

VenuesEdit

Estadio Centenario (left) and Maracaná, venues for the series

Route to the finalEdit

Note: In all results below, the score of the finalist is given first.

  Botafogo Round   Peñarol
Opponent 1st leg 2n leg Aggr. Stages Opponent 1st leg 2nd leg Aggr.
  Bragantino 3–1 3–2 6–3 First round   Huracán 1–0 1–1 2–1
  Caracas 1–0 3–0 4–0 Quarter-finals   Colo-Colo 2–0 0–2 2–2 (4–2 p)
  Atlético Mineiro 3–1 0–3 4–3 Semi-finals   San Lorenzo 1–0 1–2 2–2 (4–2 p)

Match detailsEdit

First legEdit

First leg
Peñarol  1–1  Botafogo
Otero   36' Report Perivaldo   4'
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: Juan F. Escobar (Paraguay)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Peñarol
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Botafogo

Second legEdit

Second leg
Botafogo  2–2  Peñarol
Eliel   52'
Sinval   67'
Report Perdomo   35'
Otero   90'
Penalties
  • Sinval  
  • Suélio Lacerda  
  • Perivaldo  
  • André  
3–1
  •   Ferreyra
  •   da Silva
  •   Gutiérrez
  •   de los Santos
Attendance: 45,000
Referee: Francisco Lamolina (Argentina)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Copa Conmebol 1993 on the RSSSF
  2. ^ A 21 años de la conquista de Botafogo on Conmebol, 28 Sep 2014
  3. ^ "Copa Conmebol 1993 Botafogo Campeón" on Historias Coperas blogsite, 20 Oct 2016