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The Copa Mercosur 1999 was the 2nd staging of the international club cup.

Copa Mercosur 1999
Tournament details
Dates27 July – 20 December 1999
Teams20 (from 5 associations)
Final positions
ChampionsBrazil Flamengo (1st title)
Runners-upBrazil Palmeiras
Tournament statistics
Matches played74
Goals scored224 (3.03 per match)
Top scorer(s)Brazil Romário (8 goals)
1998
2000

The competition started on 27 July 1999 and concluded on 20 December 1999 with Flamengo beating Palmeiras in the final.

ParticipantsEdit

DetailsEdit

  • The 20 teams were divided into 5 groups of 4 teams. Each team plays the other teams in the group twice. The top team from each group qualified for the quarter-finals along with the best 3 runners up.
  • From the quarter finals to the final, two legs were played in each round. In the result of a draw, the match was decided by a penalty shoot out.

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Cruzeiro 16 6 5 1 0 16 2 +14
  Palmeiras 11 6 3 2 1 19 10 +9
  River Plate 7 6 2 1 3 8 11 -3
  Racing 0 6 0 0 6 2 22 -20

Group BEdit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Independiente 11 6 3 2 1 7 5 +2
  Corinthians 10 6 3 1 2 10 5 +5
  Grêmio 8 6 2 2 2 5 6 -1
  Vélez Sársfield 3 6 0 3 3 3 9 -6

Group CEdit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  San Lorenzo 12 6 4 0 2 8 5 +3
  Boca Juniors 10 6 3 1 2 10 5 +5
  São Paulo 10 6 3 1 2 11 8 +3
  Universidad Católica 3 6 1 0 5 2 13 -11

Group DEdit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Peñarol 12 6 3 3 0 10 7 +3
  Nacional 10 6 3 1 2 10 6 +4
  Vasco da Gama 8 6 2 2 2 9 8 +1
  Cerro Porteño 2 6 0 2 4 9 17 -8

Group EEdit

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
  Olimpia 12 6 4 0 2 10 7 +3
  Flamengo 10 6 3 1 2 16 8 +8
  Colo Colo 8 6 2 2 2 6 8 -2
  Universidad de Chile 4 6 1 1 4 4 13 -9

Quarter-finalsEdit

First legEdit

Palmeiras  7 – 3  Cruzeiro
Paulo Nunes   16',   90'
Evair   56',   79'
Alex   77'
Euller   86',   90'
Isaías   19'
Ricardinho   28'
Marcelo Ramos   84'



Second legEdit

Cruzeiro  2 – 0  Palmeiras
Müller   45'
Valdo   48'

Palmeiras won 7–5 on aggregate.


Flamengo won 5–1 on aggregate.


Corinthians  1 – 2  San Lorenzo
Edilson   14' Franco   17'
Romeo   51'

San Lorenzo won 4–2 on aggregate.


Peñarol  3 – 0  Olimpia
Gabriel Cedrés   15'
Walter Pandiani   49',   64'

Peñarol won 3–1 on aggregate.

Semi-finalsEdit

First legEdit

San Lorenzo  1 – 0  Palmeiras
Córdoba   57' (pen.)

Flamengo  3 – 0  Peñarol
Leandro Machado   29',   43'
Maurinho   44'
  82'

Second legEdit

Palmeiras  3 – 0  San Lorenzo
Júnior Baiano   3'
Arce   75',   90' (pen.)

Palmeiras won 3–1 on aggregate.


Peñarol  3 – 2  Flamengo
Bengoechea   45',   90' (pen.)
Martin Garcia   79'
Athirson   70' (pen.)
Reinaldo   78'

Flamengo won 5–3 on aggregate.

FinalEdit

First legEdit

Flamengo  4 – 3  Palmeiras
Juan   6'
Caio   70',   75'
Reinaldo   85'
Junior Baiano   43'
Asprilla   68'
Paulo Nunes   73'
Attendance: 13,414
Referee: Wilson de Souza Mendonça

Second legEdit

Palmeiras  3 – 3
(6 – 7 agg.)
  Flamengo
Arce   21' (pen.),   58'
Paulo Nunes   66'
Caio   46'
Rodrigo Mendes   56'
  83'
Attendance: 32,000
Referee: Luciano Almeida


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Palmeiras
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Flamengo
GK 1   Marcos
RB 2   Francisco Arce
CB 3   Júnior Baiano  
CB 4   Cléber
LB 6   Júnior
DM 8   César Sampaio (c)     a'
MF 11   Zinho
AM 10   Alex
FW 7   Paulo Nunes   b'
FW 20   Faustino Asprilla  
FW 24   Euller   c'
Substitutes:
CF 9   Oséas   c'
DM 16   Rogério   b'
FW 18   Edmílson   a'
Manager:
  Luiz Felipe Scolari
GK 1   Clemer
RB 15   Maurinho  
CB 20   Juan
CB 13   Célio Silva
LB 6   Athirson  
DM 8   Leandro Ávila (c)
DM 23   Marcelo Rosa   a'
MF 19   Léo Inácio   b'
FW 16   Caio   c'
FW 24   Reinaldo
CF 9   Leandro Machado  
Substitutes:
AM 10   Iranildo   c'
FW 18   Rodrigo Mendes   b'
FW 22     a'
Manager:
  Carlinhos


Copa Mercosur
1999 Winner
 
Flamengo
First Title

ReferencesEdit