2008–09 Serbian Cup

The 2008–09 Serbian Cup season was the third season of the Serbian national football tournament. The competition started on 3 September 2008 and ended with the Final held on 21 May 2009. The defending champions were FK Partizan, who successfully defended their title.

2008–09 Serbian Cup
CountrySerbia
ChampionsPartizan
Runners-upSevojno
Matches played34
Goals scored71 (2.09 per match)

AwardsEdit

Award Recipient Affiliation
Most Valuable Player Almami Moreira Partizan
Golden Boot Cléo Red Star
Best Referee Miodrag Gogić Novi Sad

Preliminary roundEdit

A preliminary round was held in order to reduce the number of teams competing in the next round to 32 and featured six teams from Serbian lower divisions. The matches were played on 3 September 2008.

Team 1  Score  Team 2
Srem Jakovo (III) 1–3 Big Bull (III)
Sinđelić (III) 1–0 Radnički Pirot (III)
Partizan Kosovska Mitrovica (IV) 0–0 (p. 5–4) Sloga Kraljevo (III)

Note: Roman numerals in brackets denote the league tier the clubs participate in during the 2008–09 season.

Round of 32Edit

In this round entered three winners from the previous round as well as all 12 teams from Serbian Superliga and several teams from Serbian second and third division. The matches were played on 24 September 2008.

Team 1  Score  Team 2
OFK Beograd 2–0 Novi Pazar (II)
Čukarički 1–1 (p. 5–6) ČSK (II)
Napredak Kruševac 2–2 (p. 6–5) Metalac (II)
Mladost Apatin (II) 0–2 Partizan
Sevojno (II) 0–0 (p. 8–7) Hajduk Kula
Novi Sad (II) 0–0 (p. 5–6) Javor Ivanjica
Srem (II) 1–2 Rad
Banat Zrenjanin 4–0 Zemun (III)
Jagodina 2–0 Vlasina (III)
Radnički Niš (III) 0–3 Red Star
Big Bull (III) 0–41 Vojvodina
Partizan Kosovska Mitrovica (IV) 1–32 Borac Čačak
Bežanija (II) 1–0 Voždovac (II)
Mladost Lučani (II) 0–1 Hajduk Beograd (II)
Mladenovac (III) 1–1 (p. 4–5) Smederevo (II)
Sinđelić (III) 0–0 (p. 5–3) BSK Borča (II)

1The match was played in Šid.
2The match was played in Zvečan.
Note: Roman numerals in brackets denote the league tier the clubs participate in during the 2008–09 season.

Round of 16Edit

The matches were played on 12 November 2008.

Team 1  Score  Team 2
OFK Beograd 2–0 Sinđelić (III)
Partizan 4–2 Jagodina
ČSK (II) 0–2 Red Star
Borac Čačak 1–1 (p. 4–5) Sevojno (II)
Hajduk Beograd (II) 1–1 (p. 7–6) Vojvodina
Rad 0–0 (p. 3–4) Napredak Kruševac
Smederevo (II) 1–0 Bežanija (II)
Javor Ivanjica 0–2 Banat Zrenjanin

Note: Roman numerals in brackets denote the league tier the clubs participate in during the 2008–09 season.

Quarter-finalsEdit

Hajduk Beograd (II)0 – 4Partizan
Bogunović   19'   24'
Washington  27'
Ljalić   29'

Napredak Kruševac1 – 1 (aet)Sevojno (II)
Jovanović   90' (pen) Pavićević   60' (pen)
Penalties
4–5


Red Star4 – 1Smederevo (II)
Cléo   30'   49'
Milijaš   63'   86'
Komadina   64'

Note: Roman numerals in brackets denote the league tier the clubs participate in during the 2008–09 season.

Semi-finalsEdit

Sevojno (II)2 – 1Red Star
Vujović   72'
Kamberović   90'
Somé   86'
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: Miodrag Gogić

Partizan1 – 0Banat Zrenjanin
Stevanović   42'
Attendance: 1,125
Referee: Boško Jovanetić

Note: Roman numerals in brackets denote the league tier the clubs participate in during the 2008–09 season.

FinalEdit

Partizan3 – 0Sevojno (II)
Đorđević   61'
Stevanović   84'
Petrović   89'
Attendance: 13,434

Note: Roman numerals in brackets denote the league tier the clubs participate in during the 2008–09 season.

Home Club Score Visiting Club
FK Partizan
3 – 0
FK Sevojno
Date May 21, 2008
Locale Partizan Stadium, Belgrade, Serbia
Attendance 13,434 (cap. 32,887)
Referee Milorad Mažić (Vrbas)
FK Partizan
(coach: Slaviša Jokanović)
Božović, Stevanović, Gavrančić, Đorđević (C), Obradović, Fejsa, Tomić, Moreira, Ljajić (Vujović 67'), Washington (Bogunović 46'), Diarra (Petrović 89')
FK Sevojno
(coach: Ljubiša Stamenković)
Nikolić, Kamberović, Bulatović, Janković, Branković (Vukojičić 69'), Raković (Stanković 75'), Virić (Radosavljević 63'), Jovičić, Pavićević, Goločevac, Vujović
Notes Scorer: 1–0 Đorđević 61', 2–0 Stevanović 84', 3–0 Petrović 89'

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