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1959 European Cup Final

1959 European Cup Final
Event 1958–59 European Cup
Date 3 June 1959
Venue Neckarstadion, Stuttgart
Referee Albert Dusch (West Germany)
Attendance 72,000

The 1959 European Cup Final was the fourth final in the pan-European football competition, the European Cup, now known as the UEFA Champions League. It was contested by Real Madrid of Spain and Stade de Reims-Champagne from France. It was played at the Neckarstadion in Stuttgart on 3 June 1959 in front of 80,000 people. The match finished 2–0 to Real Madrid, winning their fourth European Cup in a row and beating Reims in final for the second time in four years, following the 1956 final. Madrid dominated the match with goals by Enrique Mateos and Alfredo Di Stéfano.

Match details

3 June 1959
18:00 CEST
Real Madrid 2–0 Stade de Reims
Mateos Goal 1'
Di Stéfano Goal 47'
Neckarstadion, Stuttgart
Attendance: 72,000
Referee: Albert Dusch (West Germany)
Real Madrid
Stade de Reims
GK 1 Rogelio Domínguez
DF 2 Marquitos
DF 3 José Santamaría
DF 4 José María Zárraga (c)
MF 5 Juan Santisteban
MF 6 Antonio Ruiz
FW 7 Raymond Kopa
FW 8 Enrique Mateos
FW 9 Alfredo Di Stéfano
FW 10 Héctor Rial
FW 11 Francisco Gento
Luis Carniglia

GK 1 Dominique Colonna
DF 2 Bruno Rodzik
DF 3 Robert Jonquet (c)
DF 4 Raoul Giraudo
MF 5 Armand Penverne
MF 6 Michel Leblond
FW 7 Robert Lamartine
FW 8 René Bliard
FW 9 Just Fontaine
FW 10 Roger Piantoni
FW 11 Jean Vincent
Albert Batteux

See also

External links

  • European Cup 1958/59 from UEFA
  • European Cup 1958/59 from RSSSF
  • "European Champion Clubs’ Cup – History" (PDF). UEFA. p. 164. Retrieved 25 May 2011. 

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