2019 La Liga-Serie A Cup

The 2019 La Liga-Serie A Cup was the inaugural edition of a competition between two teams from La Liga and Serie A. Barcelona from La Liga and Napoli from Serie A respectively, were the inaugural participants of this event, and played a two-legged series in the United States with the first leg held on August 7 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida and the second leg held on August 10 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan.[1]

2019 International Leagues Cup
La Liga-Serie A Cup
on aggregate
First leg
DateAugust 7, 2019 (2019-08-07)
VenueHard Rock Stadium, Miami
RefereeTed Unkel (United States)
Attendance57,062
Second leg
DateAugust 10, 2019 (2019-08-10)
VenueMichigan Stadium, Ann Arbor
RefereeRubiel Vazquez (United States)
Attendance60,043
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TeamsEdit

Two teams participated in this tournament:

Nation Team Home Venue for
  Italy Napoli Second leg
  Spain Barcelona First leg

VenuesEdit

This tournament was hosted by two venues:

United States
Miami Ann Arbor
Hard Rock Stadium Michigan Stadium
Capacity: 64,767 Capacity: 107,601
   

FormatEdit

There is no Away goals rule since both games were played at neutral venues and in case of a tie after 90 minutes a penalty shootout would take place.

MatchesEdit

First legEdit

Barcelona  2–1  Napoli
  • Busquets   38'
  • Rakitić   79'
Report
Attendance: 57,062
Referee: Ted Unkel (United States)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Barcelona
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Napoli

Second LegEdit

Napoli  0–4  Barcelona
Report
Attendance: 60,043
Referee: Rubiel Vazquez (United States)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Napoli
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Barcelona

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FC Barcelona and SSC Napoli to Play in Inaugural LaLiga-Serie A Cup This Summer". Relevant Sports. June 19, 2019. Archived from the original on June 20, 2019. Retrieved June 20, 2019.