2014–15 Coppa Italia

The 2014–15 Coppa Italia, also known as TIM Cup for sponsorship reasons, was the 68th edition of the national cup in Italian football. Napoli were the defending champions, having won the previous year's final, but were eliminated in the semi-finals by Lazio. Juventus emerged victorious with a 2–1 win in extra time, achieving a record tenth title.[1]

2014–15 Coppa Italia
TIM Cup
Juventus Coppa Italia 2015.jpg
Country Italy
Dates10 August 2014 –
20 May 2015
Teams78
ChampionsJuventus (10th title)
Runners-upLazio
Matches played79
Goals scored224 (2.84 per match)
Top goal scorer(s)Antonio Di Natale
Mario Gómez (4 goals)

Participating teamsEdit

Lega CalcioEdit

Serie A (20 teams)Edit

Serie B (22 teams)Edit

Lega Pro (27 teams)Edit

Serie D (9 teams)Edit

Format and seedingEdit

Teams enter the competition at various stages, as follows:

  • First phase (one-legged fixtures)
    • First round: 36 teams from Lega Pro and Serie D start the tournament
    • Second round: the 18 winners from the previous round are joined by the 22 Serie B teams
    • Third round: the 20 winners from the second round meet the 12 Serie A sides seeded 9-20
    • Fourth round: the 16 survivors face each other
  • Second phase
    • Round of 16 (one-legged): the 8 fourth round winners are inserted into a bracket with the Serie A clubs seeded 1-8
    • Quarter-finals (one-legged)
    • Semi-finals (two-legged)
  • Final (one-legged) at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome

First roundEdit

First round matches were played on 10 August 2014.[2]

10 August 2014 AlbinoLeffe (3)0–1Renate (3)Bergamo
Adobati   80' Stadium: Stadio Atleti Azzurri d'Italia
Referee: Luca Candeo
10 August 2014 Pontedera (3)3–1Messina (3)Pontedera
Grassi   39'65' (pen.)
Luperini   63'
Pepe   23' Stadium: Stadio Ettore Mannucci
Referee: Francesco Guccini
10 August 2014 Vicenza (3)1–2Bassano Virtus (3)Vicenza
Maritato   8' Cattaneo   75'
Stevanin   90'
Stadium: Stadio Romeo Menti
Referee: Enzo Vesprini
10 August 2014 Juve Stabia (3)1–0Prato (3)Castellammare di Stabia
Ripa   77' (pen.) Stadium: Stadio Romeo Menti
Referee: Andrea Morreale
10 August 2014 Como (3)5–0Matelica Calcio (4)Como
Fietta   20'42'
Le Noci   45+3'51' (pen.)
Defendi   65'
Stadium: Stadio Giuseppe Sinigaglia
Referee: Andrea Capone
10 August 2014 Catanzaro (3)2–0Akragas (4)Catanzaro
Martignago   26'
Reis   71'
Stadium: Stadio Nicola Ceravolo
Referee: Pasquale Boggi
10 August 2014 Reggina (3)0–1Casertana (3)Reggio Calabria
Cruciani   47' Stadium: Stadio Oreste Granillo
Referee: Salvatore Guarino
10 August 2014 Alessandria (3)1–0Salernitana (3)Salerno
Mezavilla   8' Stadium: Stadio Arechi
Referee: Livio Marinelli
10 August 2014 L'Aquila (3)2–1 (a.e.t.)AltoVicentino (4)L'Aquila
Perna   14'
Del Pinto   105'
Roveretto   45+1' Stadium: Stadio Tommaso Fattori
Referee: Vincenzo Fiorini
10 August 2014 Pisa (3)4–0RapalloBogliasco (4)Pisa
Stanco   12'71'
Frediani   74'
Napoli   88'
Stadium: Arena Garibaldi – Stadio Romeo Anconetani
Referee: Alfonso D'Apice
10 August 2014 Savona (3)6–0Terracina Calcio (4)Savona
Sanna   37'
De Martis   53'66'
Cerone   82' (pen.)
Carta   84'
Spadafora   89'
Stadium: Stadio Valerio Bacigalupo
Referee: Federico Sassoli
10 August 2014 Cremonese (3)3–2Cosenza Calcio (3)Cremona
Kirilov   7'63'
Jadid   12'
Mosciaro   35' (pen.)
Calderini   59'
Stadium: Stadio Giovanni Zini
Referee: Luigi Rossi
10 August 2014 FeralpiSalò (3)1–0Santarcangelo (3)Salò
Gulin   90+1' Stadium: Stadio Lino Turina
Referee: Antonio Giua
10 August 2014 Lecce (3)5–0Foligno (4)Lecce
Rosafio   15'
Papini   43'
Miccoli   52'58'
Moscardelli   71' (pen.)
Stadium: Stadio Via del Mare
Referee: Edoardo Paolini
10 August 2014 Südtirol (3)3–2Teramo (3)Bolzano
Fink   32'
Fischnaller   85'88'
Lapadula   66'90+2' Stadium: Stadio Druso
Referee: Daniele Rasia
10 August 2014 Monza (3)2–1Olginatese (4)Monza
Anastasi   30'
Radrezza   85'
Merlo   62' Stadium: Stadio Brianteo
Referee: Alessandro Pietropaolo
10 August 2014 Benevento (3)2–0Correggese (4)Benevento
Doninelli   67'
Padella   90'
Stadium: Stadio Ciro Vigorito
Referee: Daniele Viotti
10 August 2014 Venezia (3)5–1Taranto (4)Venice
Carcuro   14'
Franchini   32'
Bellazzini   45+2'47' (pen.)
Siega   61'
Genchi   30' Stadium: Stadio Pierluigi Penzo
Referee: Pierantonio Perotti

Second roundEdit

Second round matches were played on 16 & 17 August 2014.[3]

16 August 2014 Cittadella (2)2–1Pontedera (3)Cittadella
19:30 Gerardi   28'
Sgrigna   55'
Madrigali   37' Stadium: Stadio Pier Cesare Tombolato
Referee: Michael Fabbri
16 August 2014 Virtus Entella (2)2–2
(5–4 p)
Benevento (3)Chiavari
Mazzarani   2'
Moreo   37'
Doninelli   28'
Marotta   90+3'
Stadium: Stadio comunale
Referee: Riccardo Pinzani
Penalties
Troiano  
César  
Latour  
Russo  
Costa Ferreira  
Malele  
Botta  
Doninelli  
Lucioni  
Melara  
Som  
Marotta  
Celjak  
Montini  
16 August 2014 Spezia (2)1–0Lecce (3)La Spezia
De Col   86' Stadium: Stadio Alberto Picco
Referee: Claudio Gavillucci
16 August 2014 Modena (2)0–0
(3–2 p)
Monza (3)Modena
Stadium: Stadio Alberto Braglia
Referee: Fabio Maresca
Penalties
Schiavone  
Acosty  
Granoche  
Gatto  
Burrai  
Beduschi  
Perini  
Massoni  
Radrezza  
17 August 2014 Pescara (2)1–1 (a.e.t.)
(5–4 p)
Renate (3)Pescara
Caprari   3' Florian   47' Stadium: Stadio Adriatico
Referee: Ivano Pezzuto
Penalties
Politano  
Maniero  
Caprari  
Appelt  
Lazzari  
Pucino  
Dettori  
Gualdi  
Rovelli  
Scaccabarozzi  
Bonfanti  
Spampatti  
Muchetti  
Morotti  
17 August 2014 Livorno (2)2–4Bassano (3)Livorno
Galabinov   15'
Moscati   41'
Maistrello   26'
Iocolano   35' (pen.)
Priola   87'
Stevanin   90+1'
Stadium: Stadio Armando Picchi
Attendance: 2300
Referee: Gianluca Manganiello
17 August 2014 Varese (2)3–2Juve Stabia (3)Varese
Lupoli   21'59'
Leonidas   53'
Jidayi   57'
Migliorini   90+2'
Stadium: Stadio Franco Ossola
Referee: Davide Ghersini
17 August 2014 Frosinone (2)0–0 (a.e.t.)
(1–3 p)
Como (3)Frosinone
Stadium: Stadio Matusa
Referee: Fabrizio Pasqua
Penalties
Frara  
Curiale  
Ciofani  
Crivello  
Le Noci  
Defendi  
Casoli  
Ambrosini  
Fietta  
17 August 2014 Brescia (2)2–1Pro Vercelli (2)Brescia
Caracciolo   24'90+5' Emmanuello   26' Stadium: Stadio Mario Rigamonti
Referee: Daniele Chiffi
17 August 2014 Latina (2)1–1 (a.e.t.)
(4–3 p)
Novara Calcio (3)Latina
Pettinari   26' Corazza   78' Stadium: Stadio Domenico Francioni
Referee: Federico La Penna
Penalties
Viviani  
Petagna  
Pettinari  
Valiani  
Cottafava  
Gonzalez  
Gustavo  
Corazza  
Faragò  
Garufo  
17 August 2014 Ternana (2)2–1Catanzaro (3)Terni
Avenatti   22'26' Pagano   90' Stadium: Stadio Libero Liberati
Attendance: 2401
Referee: Rosario Abisso
17 August 2014 Crotone (2)0–0 (a.e.t.)
(3–4 p)
Casertana (3)Crotone
Stadium: Stadio Ezio Scida
Referee: Gianluca Aureliano
Penalties
Suciu  
Ricci  
Ferrari  
Salzano  
Torregrossa  
Carrus  
Bianco  
D'Alterio  
Alessandro  
Chiavazzo  
17 August 2014 Lanciano (2)1–0Alessandria (3)Lanciano
Thiam   39' Stadium: Stadio Guido Biondi
Referee: Filippo Merchiori
17 August 2014 Bologna (2)1–2 (a.e.t.)L'Aquila (3)Bologna
Giannone   70' Perna   14'
De Sousa   103'
Stadium: Stadio Renato Dall'Ara
Referee: Daniele Minelli
17 August 2014 Pisa (3)2–1Carpi (2)Pisa
Arma   49'
Giovinco   82'
Concas   54' Stadium: Arena Garibaldi – Stadio Romeo Anconetani
Referee: Riccardo Ros
17 August 2014 Bari (2)2–1Savona (3)Bari
Galeano   4'
De Luca   68'
Sanna   60' Stadium: Stadio San Nicola
Referee: Juan Luca Sacchi
17 August 2014 Avellino (2)2–0Venezia (3)Avellino
Arrighini   34'
Schiavon   36'
Stadium: Stadio Partenio-Adriano Lombardi
Referee: Luigi Nasca
17 August 2014 Trapani (2)1–2Cremonese (3)Trapani
Barillà   90+5' Kirilov   3'
Brighenti   42'
Stadium: Stadio Polisportivo Provinciale
Referee: Maurizio Mariani
17 August 2014 Perugia (2)2–0FeralpiSalò (3)Perugia
Taddei   78'
Falcinelli   90+3'
Stadium: Stadio Renato Curi
Referee: Leonardo Baracani
17 August 2014 Catania (2)1–0Südtirol (3)Catania
Martinho   23' Stadium: Stadio Angelo Massimino
Attendance: 6000
Referee: Francesco Paolo Saia

Third roundEdit

Third round matches were played on 21, 22, 23 and 24 August 2014.[4]

21 August 2014 Sassuolo (1)4–1Cittadella (2)Reggio Emilia
Zaza   12'
Sansone   53'83'
Floro Flores   90+3'
Coralli   33' Stadium: Mapei Stadium – Città del Tricolore
Referee: Gianluca Rocchi
22 August 2014 Pescara (2)1–0Chievo (1)Pescara
Maniero   38' Stadium: Stadio Adriatico - Giovanni Cornacchia
Referee: Antonio Damato
23 August 2014 Atalanta (1)2–0Pisa (3)Bergamo
Cigarini   9'
Spinazzola   81'
Stadium: Stadio Atleti Azzurri d'Italia
Referee: Aleandro Di Paolo
23 August 2014 Varese (2)1–0Virtus Entella (2)Varese
Leonidas   90' Stadium: Stadio Franco Ossola
Referee: Paolo Silvio Mazzoleni
23 August 2014 Palermo (1)0–3Modena (2)Palermo
Ferrari   6'
Beltrame   42'
Schiavone   88'
Stadium: Stadio Renzo Barbera
Referee: Marco Guida
23 August 2014 Cagliari (1)2–0Catania (2)Quartu Sant'Elena
Sau   5'
Farias   18'
Stadium: Stadio Is Arenas
Referee: Andrea Gervasoni
23 August 2014 Bari (2)1–2Avellino (2)Bari
Ligi   45+1' Comi   58'
Pozzebon   83'
Stadium: Stadio San Nicola
Referee: Angelo Cervellera
23 August 2014 Perugia (2)2–1 (a.e.t.)Spezia (2)Perugia
Rabušic   87'
Parigini   93'
Ebagua   26' Stadium: Stadio Renato Curi
Referee: Carmine Russo
24 August 2014 Virtus Lanciano (2)0–1Genoa (1)Lanciano
Pinilla   31' (pen.) Stadium: Stadio Guido Biondi
Referee: Daniele Doveri
24 August 2014 Bescia (2)1–0Latina (2)Brescia
Caracciolo   88' Stadium: Stadio Mario Rigamonti
Referee: Davide Massa
24 August 2014 Lazio (1)7–0Bassano Virtus (3)Rome
Candreva   46'
Keita   53'69'
De Vrij   59'
Parolo   80'
Basta   88'
Klose   90+3'
Report Stadium: Stadio Olimpico
Referee: Marco Di Bello
24 August 2014 Hellas Verona (1)3–0Cremonese (3)Verona
Toni   50'
Moras   61'
Christodoulopoulos   67'
Stadium: Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi
Referee: Dino Tommasi
24 August 2014 Cesena (1)1–0Casertana (3)Cesena
Marilungo   35' Stadium: Stadio Dino Manuzzi
Referee: Eugenio Abbattista
24 August 2014 Empoli (1)3–0L'Aquila (3)Empoli
Tavano   11'19'80' Stadium: Stadio Carlo Castellani
Referee: Diego Roca
24 August 2014 Sampdoria (1)4–1Como (3)Genova
Éder   7'56'73'
Gabbiadini   13'
Le Noci   33' Stadium: Stadio Luigi Ferraris
Referee: Luca Pairetto
24 August 2014 Udinese (1)5–1Ternana (2)Udine
Di Natale   19'29'43'75'
Théréau   81' (pen.)
Ceravolo   34' Stadium: Stadio Friuli
Referee: Sebastiano Peruzzo

Fourth roundEdit

Fourth round matches were played on 2, 3 and 4 December 2014.[5]

2 December 2014 Lazio (1)3–0Varese (2)Rome
Simič   24' (o.g.)
Đorđević   26'
Felipe Anderson   80'
Stadium: Stadio Olimpico
Referee: Luigi Nasca
2 December 2014 Sassuolo (1)1–0Pescara (2)Reggio Emilia
Floro Flores   57' Stadium: Stadio Città del Tricolore
Referee: Renzo Candussio
2 December 2014 Hellas Verona (1)1–0Perugia (2)Verona
Saviola   17' Stadium: Stadio Marcantonio Bentegodi
Referee: Angelo Cervellera
3 December 2014 Atalanta (1)2–0Avellino (2)Bergamo
Boakye   14'19' Stadium: Stadio Atleti Azzurri d'Italia
Referee: Daniele Minelli
3 December 2014 Empoli (1)2–0Genoa (1)Empoli
Laxalt   5'
Mchedlidze   73'
Stadium: Stadio Carlo Castellani
Referee: Marco Di Bello
3 December 2014 Udinese (1)4–2 (a.e.t.)Cesena (1)Udine
Allan   20'
Fernandes   44'
Evangelista   100'
Théréau   113'
Đurić   4'
Succi   55'
Stadium: Stadio Friuli
Referee: Dino Tommasi
4 December 2014 Cagliari (1)4–4 (a.e.t.)
(5–4 p)
Modena (2)Cagliari
Conti   59' (pen.)
Longo   90+3'100'
Farias   119'
Cragno   6' (o.g.)
Luppi   68'
Granoche   98'109' (pen.)
Stadium: Stadio Sant'Elia
Referee: Aleandro Di Paolo
Penalties
Conti  
Rossettini  
Farias  
João Pedro  
Crisetig  
Longo  
Murru  
  Schiavone
  Nizzetto
  Granoche
  Gatto
  Osuji
  Marzorati
  Cionek
4 December 2014 Sampdoria (1)2–0Brescia (2)Genoa
Gabbiadini   33' (pen.)
Bergessio   58'
Stadium: Stadio Luigi Ferraris
Referee: Leonardo Baracani

Final stageEdit

BracketEdit

  Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                                 
Milan 2  
Sassuolo 1  
  Milan 0  
  Lazio 1  
Torino 1
Lazio 3  
  Lazio 1 1 2  
  Napoli 1 0 1  
Napoli (pen.) 2 (5)  
Udinese 2 (4)  
  Napoli 1
  Internazionale 0  
Internazionale 2
Sampdoria 0  
  Lazio 1
  Juventus (aet) 2
Parma 2  
Cagliari 1  
  Parma 0
  Juventus 1  
Juventus 6
Hellas Verona 1  
  Juventus 1 3 4
  Fiorentina 2 0 2  
Roma (aet) 2  
Empoli 1  
  Roma 0
  Fiorentina 2  
Fiorentina 3
Atalanta 1  

Round of 16Edit

Round of 16 were played on 13, 14, 15, 20, 21 and 22 January 2015.[6]

13 January 2015 Milan (1)2–1Sassuolo (1)Milan
21:00 Pazzini   38'
De Jong   86'
Report Sansone   64' (pen.) Stadium: San Siro
Referee: Dino Tommasi
14 January 2015 Parma (1)2–1Cagliari (1)Parma
18:00 Paletta   45'
Rispoli   84'
Report Sau   69' Stadium: Stadio Ennio Tardini
Referee: Angelo Cervellera
14 January 2015 Torino (1)1–3Lazio (1)Turin
21:00 Martínez   49' Report Keita   13'
Klose   29'
Ledesma   57' (pen.)
Stadium: Stadio Olimpico
Referee: Carmine Russo
15 January 2015 Juventus (1)6–1Hellas Verona (1)Turin
21:00 Giovinco   6'45+1'
Pereyra   21'
Pogba   53'
Morata   63' (pen.)
Coman   78'
Report Nenê   57' Stadium: Juventus Stadium
Referee: Giampaolo Calvarese
20 January 2015 Roma (1)2–1 (a.e.t.)Empoli (1)Rome
21:00 Iturbe   5'
De Rossi   114' (pen.)
Report Verdi   79' Stadium: Stadio Olimpico
Referee: Marco Di Bello
21 January 2015 Fiorentina (1)3–1Atalanta (1)Florence
18:00 Gómez   6'28'
Cuadrado   11' (pen.)
Report Bianchi   40' Stadium: Stadio Artemio Franchi
Referee: Paolo Valeri
21 January 2015 Internazionale (1)2–0Sampdoria (1)Milan
21:00 Shaqiri   71'
Icardi   87'
Report Stadium: San Siro
Referee: Paolo Tagliavento
22 January 2015 Napoli (1)2–2 (a.e.t.)
(5–4 p)
Udinese (1)Naples
21:00 Jorginho   65' (pen.)
Hamšík   99'
Report Théréau   58'
Kone   104'
Stadium: Stadio San Paolo
Referee: Daniele Orsato
Penalties
De Guzmán  
Jorginho  
Mesto  
Hamšík  
Higuaín  
  Fernandes
  Guilherme
  Kone
  Danilo
  Allan

Quarter-finalsEdit

Quarter-finals were played on 27, 28 January, 3 and 4 February 2015.[7]

27 January 2015 Milan (1)0–1Lazio (1)Milan
20:45 Report Biglia   38' (pen.) Stadium: San Siro
Referee: Gianluca Rocchi
28 January 2015 Parma (1)0–1Juventus (1)Parma
20:45 Report Morata   89' Stadium: Stadio Ennio Tardini
Referee: Sebastiano Peruzzo
3 February 2015 Roma (1)0–2Fiorentina (1)Rome
20:45 Report Gómez   65'89' Stadium: Stadio Olimpico
Referee: Antonio Damato
4 February 2015 Napoli (1)1–0Internazionale (1)Naples
20:45 Higuaín   90+3' Stadium: Stadio San Paolo
Referee: Davide Massa

Semi-finalsEdit

Semi-finals were played on 4–5 March & 7–8 April 2015.[8]

First legEdit
4 March 2015 Lazio (1)1–1Napoli (1)Rome
20:45 Klose   33' Report Gabbiadini   58' Stadium: Stadio Olimpico
Attendance: 27,000
Referee: Antonio Damato
5 March 2015 Juventus (1)1–2Fiorentina (1)Turin
20:45 Llorente   24' Report Salah   11'56' Stadium: Juventus Stadium
Attendance: 40,211
Referee: Paolo Valeri
Second legEdit
7 April 2015 Fiorentina (1)0–3
(2–4 agg.)
Juventus (1)Florence
20:45 Report Matri   21'
Pereyra   44'
Bonucci   59'
Stadium: Stadio Artemio Franchi
Referee: Davide Massa
8 April 2015 Napoli (1)0–1
(1–2 agg.)
Lazio (1)Naples
20:45 Lulić   79' Stadium: Stadio San Paolo

FinalEdit

Juventus2–1 (a.e.t.)Lazio
Chiellini   11'
Matri   97'
Report Radu   4'

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals
1   Antonio Di Natale Udinese 4
  Mario Gómez Fiorentina
3   Miroslav Klose Lazio 3
  Keita Baldé Lazio
  Giuseppe Le Noci Como
  Radoslav Kirilov Cremonese
  Cyril Théréau Udinese
  Manolo Gabbiadini Sampdoria
  Éder Sampdoria
  Nicola Sansone Sassuolo

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.sbnation.com/soccer/2015/5/20/8631399/juventus-lazio-2015-coppa-italia-final-score-result
  2. ^ "1st Round". Soccerway. August 2014.
  3. ^ "2nd Round". Soccerway. August 2014.
  4. ^ "3rd Round". Soccerway. August 2014.
  5. ^ "4th Round". Soccerway. December 2014.
  6. ^ "Round of 16". Legaseriea. December 2014.
  7. ^ "Quarter-finals". Legaseriea. January 2015.
  8. ^ "Semi-finals". Legaseriea. February 2015.