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The Copa Masters CONMEBOL (English: CONMEBOL Masters Cup, Portuguese: Copa Master da Conmebol or Supercopa Conmebol) was a football club competition contested by the 4 past winners of the Copa CONMEBOL at the time. The cup is one of the many inter-South American club competitions that have been organised by CONMEBOL. It was played from February 8 to February 12, 1996, and it was contested in the city of Cuiabá with the participations of Atlético Mineiro, Botafogo, São Paulo, and Rosario Central. São Paulo won the competition after defeating Atlético Mineiro in the final 3-0.

Copa Masters CONMEBOL
Tournament details
Host countryBrazil
CityCuiabá
DatesFebruary 8 - February 12
Teams4 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
ChampionsBrazil São Paulo (1st title)
Runners-upBrazil Atlético Mineiro
Tournament statistics
Matches played3
Goals scored13 (4.33 per match)
Top scorer(s)Brazil Almir (5 goals)

Eligible teamsEdit

Only four editions of the Copa CONMEBOL had been played by early 1996 and all four champions participated.

  Atlético Mineiro 1992 Copa CONMEBOL winner
  Botafogo 1993 Copa CONMEBOL winner
  São Paulo 1994 Copa CONMEBOL winner
  Rosario Central 1995 Copa CONMEBOL winner

Tournament overviewEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
8 February – Cuiabá
 
 
  São Paulo7
 
12 February – Cuiabá
 
  Botafogo3
 
  São Paulo3
 
9 February - Cuiabá
 
  Atlético Mineiro0
 
  Atlético Mineiro (pen)0 (10)
 
 
  Rosario Central0 (9)
 

SemifinalsEdit

São Paulo  7 – 3  Botafogo
Valdir Bigode   6'38'
Almir   12'31'55'
Ailton   72'
Edmílson   73'
Túlio   33'48' (pen.)52' (pen.)

FinalEdit

São Paulo  3 – 0  Atlético Mineiro
Almir   9'51'
Valdir Bigode   68'

ScorersEdit

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