2018–19 Bosnia and Herzegovina Football Cup

The 2018–19 Bosnia and Herzegovina Football Cup was the 23rd edition of Bosnia and Herzegovina's annual football cup, and the eighteenth season of the unified competition. The winner qualified to the 2019–20 UEFA Europa League qualifying round.

2018–19 Bosnia and Herzegovina Football Cup
23rd Bosnia and Herzegovina Football Cup
Country Bosnia and Herzegovina
Teams32
Defending championsŽeljezničar Sarajevo
ChampionsSarajevo (6th title)
Runners-upŠiroki Brijeg
Matches played37
Goals scored89 (2.41 per match)
Top goal scorer(s)Dražen Bagarić
Dino Kalesić
(4 goals)
All statistics correct as of 15 May 2019.

FK Željezničar Sarajevo were the defending champions, but they got eliminated by NK Široki Brijeg in the first round.[1] FK Sarajevo won the cup after beating Široki Brijeg in the final.[2]

Participating teamsEdit

The following teams took part in the 2018–19 Bosnia and Herzegovina Football Cup.

2018–19 Premier League
(12 teams)
2018–19 FBiH Cup
(12 teams)
Football Association of Republika Srpska teams
(8 teams)

First League of the FBiH (II)

Second League of the FBiH (III)

First League of Tuzla Canton (IV)

First League of the Republika Srpska (II)

Second League of the Republika Srpska (III)

Roman number in brackets denote the level of respective league in Bosnian football league system

  1. ^ FK Sloga Doboj withdrawn from the competition prior to First round draw.

CalendarEdit

Round Date(s)
1st Round 13 September 2018 (draw)
19 September 2018
2nd Round 24 September 2018 (draw)
3 October 2018
Quarter final 18 February 2019 (draw)
27 February 2019 (leg 1)
13 March 2019 (leg 2)
Semi final 19 March 2019 (draw)
3 April 2019 (leg 1)
10 April 2019 (leg 2)
Final 12 April 2019 (draw)1
8 May 2019 (leg 1)
15 May 2019 (leg 2)

1 Draw is held to determine what team will host leg 1 and what team will host leg 2.

BracketEdit

  Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                                   
Sloga Gornje Crnjelovo 1 2 3  
Klis Buturović Polje 1 2 3  
  Sloga Gornje Crnjelovo 1 0 1  
  Sarajevo 4 5 9  
Sarajevo 1 1 2
Zrinjski Mostar 0 0 0  
  Sarajevo 3 0 3
  Široki Brijeg 0 1 1
Široki Brijeg 2 1 3  
Borac Banja Luka 1 0 1  
  Široki Brijeg 2 1 3
  TOŠK Tešanj 0 0 0  
Zvijezda Gradačac 0 1 1
TOŠK Tešanj 2 4 6  

First roundEdit

Played on 19 September 2018

Home team Away team Result
Igman Konjic (II) Rudar Prijedor (II) 0–2
Kozara Gradiška (II) Radnik Bijeljina (I) 1–4
Velež Mostar (II) Sarajevo (I) 0–1
Moševac (III) Rudar Kakanj (II) 1–1 (3–4 p)
Tuzla City (I) Zrinjski Mostar (I) 0–0 (2–4 p)
Čelik Zenica (I) Krupa (I) 1–2
Zvijezda 09 (I) Mladost Doboj Kakanj (I) 1–0
Alfa Modriča (II) Borac Banja Luka (II) 1–3
Metalleghe Jajce (II) Sloboda Tuzla (I) 0–1
Sloga Gornje Crnjelovo (II) Slavija Istočno Sarajevo (II) 4–0
Pobjeda Tešanjka (III) Zvijezda Gradačac (II) 1–3
TOŠK Tešanj (II) Goražde (II) 3–0
Bosna Visoko (II) GOŠK Gabela (I) 1–2
Mladost Kikači (IV) Leotar Trebinje (III) 3–2
Široki Brijeg (I) Željezničar Sarajevo (I) 2–0

Second roundEdit

Played on 3 October 2018

Home team Away team Result
Rudar Prijedor (II) Klis Buturović Polje (III) 2–2 (2–3 p)
TOŠK Tešanj (II) GOŠK Gabela (I) 4–0
Rudar Kakanj (II) Sarajevo (I) 0–0 (2–4 p)
Zvijezda Gradačac (II) Zvijezda 09 (I) 2–0
Mladost Kikači (IV) Sloga Gornje Crnjelovo (II) 2–2 (6–7 p)
Borac Banja Luka (II) Radnik Bijeljina (I) 0–0 (5–4 p)
Zrinjski Mostar (I) Krupa (I) 1–1 (4–2 p)
Sloboda Tuzla (I) Široki Brijeg (I) 0–0 (4–5 p)

Quarter finalEdit

First legs were played on 27 February, return legs were played on 13 March

Team 1 Team 2 Leg 1 Leg 2 Agg. score
Zvijezda Gradačac (II) TOŠK Tešanj (II) 0–2 1–4 1–6
Sloga Gornje Crnjelovo (II)1 Klis Buturović Polje (III)1 1–1 2–2 3–3
Sarajevo (I) Zrinjski Mostar (I) 1–0 1–0 2–0
Široki Brijeg (I) Borac Banja Luka (II) 2–1 1–0 3–1

1Sloga asked the Football Association of Bosnia and Herzegovina for their match against Klis to be prolonged because of their preparations in Antalya, and according to the official announcement from the association, the proposal was approved. The match between these two teams was played on 5 March 2019.[3][4]

Semi finalEdit

First legs were played on 3 April, return legs were played on 10 April

Team 1 Team 2 Leg 1 Leg 2 Agg. score
Sloga Gornje Crnjelovo (II) Sarajevo (I) 1–4 0–5 1–9
Široki Brijeg (I) TOŠK Tešanj (II) 2–0 1–0 3–0

FinalEdit

First leg was played on May 8, return leg was played on May 15

Team 1 Team 2 Leg 1 Leg 2 Agg. score
Sarajevo (I) Široki Brijeg (I) 3–0 0–1 3–1

First legEdit

Sarajevo3–0Široki Brijeg
Report
Attendance: 7,500
Referee: Dragan Petrović (Banja Luka)

Second legEdit

Široki Brijeg1–0Sarajevo
Report
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: Elvis Mujić (Banovići)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ E. Čaušević (19 September 2018). "Osvajač Kupa pao na prvoj stepenici: Široki preko Želje do osmine finala" (in Bosnian). sportsport.ba. Retrieved 19 September 2018.
  2. ^ E.B. (15 May 2019). "FK Sarajevo osvojio Kup Bosne i Hercegovine" (in Bosnian). Klix.ba. Retrieved 15 May 2019.
  3. ^ S. Mlaćo (25 February 2019). "U srijedu tri susreta Kupa BiH, jedan prolongiran" (in Bosnian). sportsport.ba. Retrieved 27 February 2019.
  4. ^ E. Škorić (5 March 2019). "Kako god da završi, historija će se pisati na meču Klisa i Sloge" (in Bosnian). sportsport.ba. Retrieved 5 March 2019.

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