2000–01 Cupa României

The 2000–01 Cupa României was the 63rd edition of Romania's most prestigious football cup competition.

2000–01 Cupa României
CountryRomania
ChampionsDinamo Bucureşti
Runners-upRocar București

The title was won by Dinamo Bucureşti against Rocar București.

FormatEdit

The competition is an annual knockout tournament.

First round proper matches are played on the ground of the lowest ranked team, then from the second round proper the matches are played on a neutral location.

If a match is drawn after 90 minutes, the game goes into extra time, where it works golden goal rule. If the match is still tied, the result is decided by penalty kicks.

In the semi-finals, each tie is played as a two legs.

From the first edition, the teams from Divizia A entered in competition in sixteen finals, rule which remained till today.

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First round properEdit

Team 1  Score  Team 2
6 September 2000
Metrom Braşov (Div. B) 2–1 (a.e.t.) (Div. A) Astra Ploieşti
Victoria Someșeni (Div. D) 2–5 (Div. A) Petrolul Ploiești
Dunărea Galați (Div. C) 1–2 (a.e.t.) (Div. A) Foresta Suceava
Extensiv Craiova (Div. B) 0–3 (Div. A) Dinamo Bucureşti
FC Sfântu Gheorghe (Div. C) 0–1 (Div. A) FCM Bacău
Pandurii Târgu Jiu (Div. B) 1–2 (Div. A) Gloria Bistrița
FC Baia Mare (Div. B) 1–0 (Div. A) Gaz Metan Mediaș
CSM Reșița (Div. B) 1–3 (Div. A) Ceahlăul Piatra Neamț
Sportul Studențesc București (Div. B) 1–0 (Div. A) FC Brașov
Dacia Unirea Brăila (Div. C) 1–2 (a.e.t.) (Div. A) Rocar București
Jiul Petroșani (Div. B) 0–4 (Div. A) Rapid București
Olimpia Gherla (Div. C) 0–4 (Div. A) Steaua Bucureşti
Oltchim Râmnicu Vâlcea (Div. C) 0–2 (Div. A) Argeș Pitești
Metalul Filipeştii de Pădure (Div. C) 0–2 (Div. A) Oțelul Galați
CSM Medgidia (Div. C) 2–3 (Div. A) Naţional București
AS Curtea de Argeș (Div. C) 0–3 (Div. A) FC U Craiova

Second round properEdit

Team 1  Score  Team 2
7 November 2000
Petrolul Ploiești 2–1 FCM Bacău
8 November 2000
Metrom Brașov 0–1 Naţional București
Argeș Pitești 2–4 Sportul Studențesc București
FC Baia Mare 0–1 Rapid București
Oțelul Galați 2–1 Gloria Bistrița
Steaua Bucureşti 2–1 Foresta Suceava
Dinamo Bucureşti 3–2 FC U Craiova
Rocar București 2–0 Ceahlăul Piatra Neamț

Quarter-finalsEdit

Team 1  Score  Team 2
29 November 2000
Petrolul Ploiești 1–0 (a.e.t.) Steaua Bucureşti
Sportul Studențesc București 0–0 (a.e.t.) (4–3 p) Oțelul Galați
Naţional București 0–1 Rocar București
30 November 2000
Rapid București 1–2 Dinamo Bucureşti

Semi-finalsEdit

The matches were played on 4 April and 2 May 2001.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Sportul Studențesc București 3–5 Dinamo Bucureşti 2–2 1–3
Rocar București 4–1 Petrolul Ploiești 3–0 1–1

FinalEdit

Dinamo Bucureşti4 – 2Rocar București
Mihalcea   6'72'
M.Niculae   55'68' (pen.)
Report Ursu   9'
Nicolae   30'
Attendance: 26,000


 Cupa României 2000–01 Winners 
Dinamo Bucureşti
9th title

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Lista tuturor finalelor Cupei României - Ripensia Sport Magazin". ripensia-sport-magazin.ro. Retrieved 2015-10-21.

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