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The 58th edition of the KNVB Cup started on September 6, 1975. The final was played on April 7, 1976: PSV beat Roda JC 1–0 (after extra time) and won the cup for the third time.

1975–1976
CountryNetherlands
Teams46
Defending championsFC Den Haag
ChampionsPSV
Runners-upRoda JC

Contents

TeamsEdit

First roundEdit

The matches of the first round were played on September 6 and 7, 1975.

Home team Result Away team
Rood Wit Amsterdam A 2–2 (p) FC Wageningen 1
SC Amersfoort 1 (p) 2-2 VV DOVO A
SC Cambuur 1 2–2 (p) FC VVV 1
Heracles 1 8–0 VV Helmond A
VV Spijkenisse A 1–2 (aet) FC Dordrecht 1
SVV 1 2–0 (aet) RBC A
FC Volendam 1 1–3 VV Rheden A
Home team Result Away team
HFC EDO A 1–1 (p) FC Vlaardingen 1
FC Emmen A 2–1 FC Groningen 1
FC Den Bosch 1 (p) 0-0 Willem II 1
Fortuna SC 1 3–5 (aet) SC Veendam 1
sc Heerenveen 1 0–2 PEC Zwolle 1
Helmond Sport 1 3–1 Vitesse Arnhem 1
VV Noordwijk A 0–3 HFC Haarlem 1

1 Eerste Divisie; A Amateur teams

Second roundEdit

The matches of the second round were played on October 12, 1975. The Eredivisie clubs entered the tournament this round.

Home team Result Away team
Go Ahead Eagles E 2–0 FC VVV
MVV E 0–1 AZ'67 E
NEC E 1–3 Ajax E
PSV E 3–1 NAC E
Roda JC E 4–1 SC Amersfoort
Sparta E 1–2 FC Amsterdam E
SVV 3–1 (aet) Heracles
FC Wageningen 3–0 Helmond Sport
Home team Result Away team
De Graafschap E 3–1 VV Rheden
FC Eindhoven E 2–0 [1] Excelsior E
FC Den Bosch 0–0 (p: 4-5) HFC Haarlem
FC Den Haag E 6–0 FC Emmen
FC Dordrecht 0–1 PEC Zwolle
FC Twente E 9–2 FC Utrecht E
FC Vlaardingen 1–4 Telstar E
Feyenoord E 5–0 SC Veendam

E Eredivisie

Round of 16Edit

The matches of the round of 16 were played on November 6 and 7, 1975.

Home team Result Away team
AZ'67 2–0 FC Twente
De Graafschap 4–0 HFC Haarlem
FC Eindhoven 4–1 (aet) FC Wageningen
FC Amsterdam 1–3 Ajax
Go Ahead Eagles 1–1 (p: 5-6) Feyenoord
PSV 3–2 FC Den Haag
Roda JC 2–1 Telstar
SVV 0–2 PEC Zwolle

Quarter finalsEdit

The quarter finals were played between February 25 and 29, 1976.

Home team Result Away team
FC Eindhoven 2–0 AZ'67
PEC Zwolle 3–0 Ajax
PSV 8–1 De Graafschap
Roda JC 3–2 (aet) Feyenoord

Semi-finalsEdit

The semi-finals were played on March 10, 1976.

Home team Result Away team
PEC Zwolle 0–1 Roda JC
PSV 8–1 FC Eindhoven

FinalEdit

PSV 1–0 (aet) Roda JC
1–0: Edström April 7, 1976
Stadion Feijenoord

PSV also became champions of the Netherlands by winning the Eredivisie 1975-76, thereby taking the double. They would participate in the European Cup next season, so finalists Roda JC could enter the Cup Winners' Cup tournament.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ FC Eindhoven – Excelsior has also been reported as 2–1.

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