2021 Slovak Cup Final

The 2021 Slovak Cup Final (known as the Slovnaft Cup for sponsorship reasons) was the final match of the 2020–21 Slovak Cup, the 52nd season of the top cup competition in Slovak football. The match was played at the Tehelné pole in Bratislava, on 19 May 2021,[1] contested by MŠK Žilina and ŠK Slovan Bratislava.

2021 Slovak Cup Final
Event2020–21 Slovak Cup
After extra time
Date19 May 2021
VenueTehelné pole, Bratislava
Attendance0[note 1]
2020
2022

TeamsEdit

In the following table, finals until 1993 were in the Czechoslovak era, since 1994 were in the Slovak era.

Team Previous final appearances (bold indicates winners)
Žilina 9 (1961, 1977, 1980, 1986, 1990, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2019)
Slovan Bratislava 21 (1970, 1971, 1972, 1974, 1976, 1978, 1982, 1983, 1989, 1994, 1997, 1999, 2003, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2020)

Road to the finalEdit

Note: In all results below, the score of the finalist is given first (H: home; A: away; N: neutral venue).

Žilina (1) Round Slovan Bratislava (1)
Opponent Result 2020–21 Slovak Cup Opponent Result
Námestovo (3) 7–0 (A) Second Round Beluša (3) 2–0 (A)
Tatran Oravské Veselé (3) 1–1 (4–3 p) (A) Third Round Spartak Kvašov (4) 6–0 (A)
Belá (5) w/o Fourth Round Príbelce (4) w/o
Železiarne Podbrezová (2) 1–1 (6–5 p) (N) Round of 16 Tatran Liptovský Mikuláš (2) 1–0 (N)
Zlaté Moravce (1) 2–0 (A) Quarter-finals Petržalka (2) 5–1 (H)
Košice (2) 4–2 (A), 4–1 (H) (8–3 agg.) Semi-finals Dukla Banská Bystrica (2) 3–0 (H), 3–1 (A) (6–1 agg.)

MatchEdit

DetailsEdit

Although the match was played at the home stadium of Slovan Bratislava, "home" team (for administrative purposes) had been determined by an additional draw held after the semi-finals.

Žilina1–2 (a.e.t.)Slovan Bratislava
Minárik   26'
Kiwior   30'
Ďuriš   75'
Rusnák   78'
Fazlagić   90'
Javorček   90+2'
Bernát   120'
Kurminowski   120'
Report De Marco   23'
Henty   61'
Weiss   105+4' (pen.),   98'   111'
Šulla   120'
Bajrić   120'
Abena   120'

Match rules

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ a b The final was played behind closed doors due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Slovakia.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "SLOVNAFT CUP – Vo finále na NFŠ bude domácim tímom MŠK Žilina". www.futbalsfz.sk (in Slovak). Retrieved 2021-05-08.