1972–73 European Cup Winners' Cup

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The 1972–73 European Cup Winners' Cup football club tournament was won by Milan after a 1–0 victory against Leeds United at the Kaftanzoglio Stadium, Thessaloniki, Greece.

1972–73 European Cup Winners' Cup
Final positions
ChampionsItaly Milan (2nd title)
Runners-upEngland Leeds United

Competition holders Rangers would have been eligible to compete in the Cup Winners' Cup, but were banned from European competition in the 1972–73 season due to the violent disturbances at the 1972 European Cup Winners' Cup Final.[1]

First roundEdit

Team #1 Agg. Team #2 1st leg 2nd leg
Bastia   1–2   Atlético Madrid 0–0
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1–2
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Spartak Moscow   1–0   FC Den Haag 1–0
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0–0
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Víkingur   0–11   Legia Warszawa 0–2
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0–9
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Red Boys Differdange   1–7   Milan 1–4
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0–3
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Pezoporikos   2–6   Cork Hibernians 1–2
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1–4
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Schalke 04   5–2   Slavia Sofia 2–1
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3–1
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Floriana   1–6   Ferencváros 1–0
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0–6
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Standard Liège   3–4   Sparta Prague 1–0
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2–4
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Carl Zeiss Jena   8–4   MP 6–1
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2–3
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Ankaragücü   1–2   Leeds United 1–1
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0–1
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Rapid Wien   2–2 (a)   PAOK 0–0
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2–2
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Rapid București   3–1   Landskrona BoIS 3–0
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0–1
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Sporting CP   3–7   Hibernian 2–1
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1–6
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Fremad Amager   1–1 (a)   Besa Kavajë 1–1
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0–0
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Zürich   2–3   Wrexham 1–1
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1–2
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Hajduk Split   2–0   Fredrikstad 1–0
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1–0
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First legEdit

Red Boys Differdange  1–4  Milan
H. Klein   90' Prati   5'10'
Turone   19'
Chiarugi   83'

Ankaragücü  1–1  Leeds United
Yalman   50' (pen.) Jordan   44'
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: Kevork Ghemigean (Romania)

Rapid București  3–0  Landskrona BoIS
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Hajduk Split  1–0  Fredrikstad
Nadoveza   19'
Attendance: 15,000
Referee: Faik Bajrami (Albania)

Sporting CP  2–1  Hibernian
Fraguito   59'
Manaca   61'
Duncan   69'
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: Arie Van Gemert (Netherlands)

Second legEdit

Milan  3–0  Red Boys Differdange
Chiarugi   4'66'
Benetti   33'
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: Richard Casha (Malta)

AC Milan won 7–1 on aggregate.


Leeds United  1–0  Ankaragücü
Jones   68'
Attendance: 22,411
Referee: Klaus Ohmsen (West Germany)

Leeds United won 2–1 on aggregate.


Landskrona BoIS  1–0  Rapid București
Report

Rapid București won 3–1 on aggregate.


Fredrikstad  0–1  Hajduk Split
Nadoveza   25'
Attendance: 7,781
Referee: Kai Rasmussen (Denmark)

Hajduk Split won 2–0 on aggregate.


Hibernian  6–1  Sporting CP
Gordon   28'59'
O'Rourke   55'63'80' (pen.)
Manaca   87' (o.g.)
Yazalde   42'
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Attendance: 26,041
Referee: Günter Männig (East Germany)

Hibernian won 7–3 on aggregate.

Second roundEdit

Team #1 Agg. Team #2 1st leg 2nd leg
Atlético Madrid   5–5 (a)   Spartak Moscow 3–4
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2–1
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Legia Warsaw   2–3   Milan 1–1
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1–2(aet)
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Cork Hibernians   0–3   Schalke 04 0–0
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0–3
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Ferencváros   3–4   Sparta Prague 2–0
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1–4
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Carl Zeiss Jena   0–2   Leeds United 0–0
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0–2
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Rapid Wien   2–4   Rapid București 1–1
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1–3
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Hibernian   8–2   Besa Kavajë 7–1
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1–1
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Wrexham   3–3 (a)   Hajduk Split 3–1
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0–2
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First legEdit

Carl Zeiss Jena  0–0  Leeds United
Attendance: 18,000
Referee: Leo Van der Kroft (Netherlands)

Legia Warsaw  1–1  Milan
Deyna   79' Golin   75'
Attendance: 50,000

Rapid Wien  1–1  Rapid București
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Attendance: 12,000

Wrexham  3–1  Hajduk Split
Tinnion   14'
Smallman   15'
Mužinić   40' (o.g.)
Jovanić   84'
Attendance: 19,013
Referee: Paul Bonett (Malta)

Second legEdit

Milan  2–1 (a.e.t)  Legia Warsaw
Zignoli   10'
Chiarugi   118'
Pieszko   44'
Attendance: 35,000

AC Milan won 3–2 on aggregate.


Leeds United  2–0  Carl Zeiss Jena
Cherry   55'
Jones   64'
Attendance: 26,885

Leeds United won 2–0 on aggregate.


Rapid București  3–1  Rapid Wien
Report
Attendance: 15,000

Rapid București won 4–2 on aggregate.


Hajduk Split  2–0  Wrexham
Nadoveza   13'28' (pen.)
Attendance: 22,000
Referee: Janusz Eksztajn (Poland)

Hajduk Split 3–3 Wrexham on aggregate. Hajduk Split won on an away goals rule.

Quarter-finalsEdit

Team #1 Agg. Team #2 1st leg 2nd leg
Spartak Moscow   1–2   Milan 0–1
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1–1
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Schalke 04   2–4   Sparta Prague 2–1
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0–3
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Leeds United   8–1   Rapid București 5–0
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3–1
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Hibernian   4–5   Hajduk Split 4–2
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0–3
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First legEdit

Leeds United  5–0  Rapid București
Giles   15'
Clarke   25'
Lorimer   33'50'
Jordan   65'
Attendance: 25,702
Referee: Bohumil Smejkal (Czechoslovakia)

Schalke 04  2–1  Sparta Prague
Ehmke   41'
Rüssmann   44'
Report Barton   21'

Spartak Moscow  0–1  Milan
Benetti   62'
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: Jack Taylor (England)

Hibernian  4–2  Hajduk Split
Gordon   7'26'60'
Duncan   47'
Hlevnjak   38'77'
Attendance: 28,424
Referee: Antonio Camacho Jiménez (Spain)

Second legEdit

Milan  1–1  Spartak Moscow
Bigon   2' Piskaryov   7'
Attendance: 40,000
Referee: Milivoje Gugulović (Yugoslavia)

AC Milan won 2–1 on aggregate.


Rapid București  1–3  Leeds United
Dumitriu   62' Bates   1'
Jones   23'
Jordan   75'
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: Ove Dahlberg (Sweden)

Leeds United won 8–1 on aggregate.


Sparta Prague  3–0  Schalke 04
Jurkanin   1'
Kara   63'
Barton   82'
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Attendance: 34,000
Referee: Clive Thomas (Wales)

Slavia Prague won 4–2 on aggregate.


Hajduk Split  3–0  Hibernian
Bošković   16'
Hlevnjak   23'
Blackley   53' (o.g.)

Hajduk Split won 5–4 on aggregate.

Semi-finalsEdit

Team #1 Agg. Team #2 1st leg 2nd leg
Milan   2–0   Sparta Prague 1–0 1–0
Leeds United   1–0   Hajduk Split 1–0 0–0

First legEdit

Milan  1–0  Sparta Prague
Chiarugi   68' Report Report 2
Attendance: 45,000
Referee: John Wright Paterson (Scotland)

Leeds United  1–0  Hajduk Split
Clarke   21' Report Report 2
Attendance: 32,051
Referee: Gyula Emsberger (Hungary)

Second legEdit

Hajduk Split  0–0  Leeds United
Report Report 2
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: Robert Helies (France)

Leeds United won 1–0 on aggregate.


Sparta Prague  0–1  Milan
Report Report 2 Chiarugi   74'
Attendance: 37,000
Referee: Pablo Augusto Sánchez Ibáñez (Spain)

Milan won 2–0 on aggregate.

FinalEdit

Milan  1–0  Leeds United
Chiarugi   4' Report Report 2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Gammon, Clive (10 June 1985). "A Day Of Horror And Shame". Sports Illustrated. Archived from the original on 2012-11-04. Retrieved 16 June 2013. The malady has afflicted Great Britain for more than 20 years, though it probably received wide attention in the sporting world for the first time in 1972 when, in what became known as the Battle of Barcelona, fans of the Glasgow Rangers rioted, causing their team to be suspended from European competition for a year.

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