Copa Venezuela

  (Redirected from Copa de Venezuela)

The Copa Venezuela (English: Venezuela Cup) is the national cup football competition of Venezuela. Organized by the Venezuelan Football Federation, it is contested in the second half of the season by the teams in the Primera División and Segunda División, excluding reserve teams competing in the lower tier.

Copa Venezuela
Founded1959
RegionVenezuela
Number of teams47
Current championsZamora (2019)
Most successful club(s)Caracas
(5 titles)

Over the years, the competition has had several names. Under its current format, the competition was revived by the FVF in 2007. Its format is similar to the one used for the Spanish Copa del Rey. The champion qualifies to the Copa Sudamericana.

ChampionsEdit

Season Champion Runner-up
Copa Liga Mayor
1959 Deportivo Portugués Deportivo Español
Copa Naciones
1960 Banco Agrícola y Pecuario Deportivo Portugués
Copa Caracas
1961 Deportivo Italia Dos Caminos
1962 Deportivo Italia UD Canarias
1963 Unión Deportiva Canarias Tiquire Flores
1964 Tiquire Flores UD Canarias
1965 Valencia Lara
1966 Deportivo Galicia UD Canarias
1967 Deportivo Galicia Deportivo Portugués
Copa Venezuela
1968 Unión Deportiva Canarias Lara
1969 Deportivo Galicia UD Canarias
1970 Deportivo Italia Deportivo Galicia
1971 Estudiantes de Mérida Anzoátegui
1972 Deportivo Portugués Valencia
1973 Portuguesa Estudiantes de Mérida
1974 not held
1975 Estudiantes de Mérida San Cristóbal
1976 Portuguesa Deportivo Italia
1977 Portuguesa Valencia
1978 Valencia Universidad de Los Andes
1979 Deportivo Galicia Lara
1980 Atlético Zamora Valencia
1981 Deportivo Galicia Deportivo Táchira
1982 Deportivo Táchira Atlético Zamora
1983–1984 not held
1985 Mineros Deportivo Táchira
1986 not held
1987 Caracas Mineros
1988 Maritimo Estudiantes de Mérida
1989 Maritimo Mineros
1990 Internacional Portuguesa
1991 Anzoátegui Caracas
1992 Trujillanos Caracas
1993 Caracas Minervén
1994 Caracas Trujillanos
1995 Universidad de Los Andes Caracas
1996–2006 not held
Copa Venezuela
2007–08 Aragua Maracaibo
2008 Deportivo Anzoátegui Estudiantes de Mérida
2009 Caracas Trujillanos
2010 Trujillanos Zamora
2011 Mineros Trujillanos
2012 Deportivo Anzoátegui Estudiantes de Mérida
2013 Caracas Deportivo Táchira
2014 Deportivo La Guaira Trujillanos
2015 Deportivo La Guaira Deportivo Lara
2016 Zulia Estudiantes de Caracas
2017 Mineros Zamora
2018 Zulia Aragua
2019 Zamora Monagas
2020 not held

Titles by clubEdit

Club Titles Runners-up Seasons won Seasons runner-up
Caracas 5 3 1987, 1993, 1994, 2009, 2013 1991, 1992, 1995
Deportivo Galicia 5 1 1966, 1967, 1969, 1979, 1981 1970
Mineros 3 2 1985, 2011, 2017 1987, 1989
Deportivo Italia 3 1 1961, 1962, 1970 1976
Portuguesa 3 1 1973, 1976, 1977 1990
Estudiantes de Mérida 2 4 1971, 1975 1973, 1988, 2008, 2012
Trujillanos 2 4 1992, 2010 1994, 2009, 2011, 2014
UD Canarias 2 4 1963, 1968 1962, 1964, 1966, 1969
Valencia 2 3 1965, 1978 1972, 1977, 1980
Deportivo Portugués 2 2 1959, 1972 1960, 1967
Deportivo Anzoátegui 2 2008, 2012
Deportivo La Guaira 2 2014, 2015
Marítimo 2 1988, 1989
Zulia 2 2016, 2018
Deportivo Táchira 1 4 1982 1975, 1981, 1985, 2013
Zamora 1 2 2019 2010, 2017
Aragua 1 1 2007–08 2018
Tiquire Flores 1 1 1964 1963
Universidad de Los Andes 1 1 1995 1978
Anzoátegui 1 1 1991 1971
Atlético Zamora 1 1 1980 1982
Banco Agrícola y Pecuario 1 1960
Internacional 1 1990
Lara 3 1965, 1968, 1979
Deportivo Español 1 1959
Deportivo Lara 1 2015
Dos Caminos 1 1961
Estudiantes de Caracas 1 2016
Maracaibo 1 2007–08
Monagas 1 2019
Minervén 1 1993

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