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1962 European Cup Final

1962 European Cup Final
Event 1961–62 European Cup
Date 2 May 1962
Venue Olympisch Stadion, Amsterdam
Referee Leo Horn (Netherlands)
Attendance 61,257[1]

The 1962 European Cup Final was a football match held at the Olympisch Stadion, Amsterdam, on 2 May 1962, that saw Benfica play against Real Madrid. Benfica defeated their opponents 5–3, to win the European Cup for the second successive season. This was the first final played by youngster Eusébio.


  • Match details 1
  • See also 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Match details

2 May 1962
19:30 CEST
Benfica 5–3 Real Madrid
Águas Goal 25'
Cavém Goal 33'
Coluna Goal 50'
Eusébio Goal 64' (pen.)69'
Report Puskás Goal 18'23'39'
Olympisch Stadion, Amsterdam
Attendance: 61,257[1]
Referee: Leo Horn (Netherlands)
Real Madrid
GK 1 Alberto da Costa Pereira
DF 2 Mário João
DF 3 Germano
DF 4 Angelo Martins
MF 5 Domiciano Cavém
MF 6 Fernando Cruz
FW 7 José Augusto
FW 8 Eusébio
FW 9 José Águas (c)
MF 10 Mário Coluna
FW 11 António Simões
Béla Guttmann
GK 1 José Araquistáin
DF 2 Pedro Casado
DF 3 Vicente Miera
DF 4 Felo
DF 5 José Santamaría
MF 6 Pachín
MF 7 Justo Tejada
MF 8 Luis del Sol
MF 9 Alfredo Di Stéfano
FW 10 Ferenc Puskás
FW 11 Francisco Gento
Miguel Muñoz

See also


  1. ^ a b "UEFA Champions League – Statistics Handbook 2012/13" (PDF). Union of European Football Associations. p. 129. Retrieved 22 September 2013. 

External links

  • 1961–62 season at the UEFA website
  • European Cup History 1962

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