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1972 UEFA Cup Final

1972 UEFA Cup Final
Event 1971–72 UEFA Cup
First leg
Date 3 May 1972
Venue Molineux, Wolverhampton
Referee Tofik Bahramov (Soviet Union)
Attendance 38,362
Second leg
Date 17 May 1972
Venue White Hart Lane, London
Referee Laurens Van Ravens (Netherlands)
Attendance 54,303
1971
1973

The 1972 UEFA Cup Final was the final of the first ever UEFA Cup football tournament. It was a two-legged contest played on 3 May and 17 May 1972 between two English clubs, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Tottenham Hotspur.

Tottenham Hotspur won the tie 3–2 on aggregate. A 2–1 victory away from home in the first leg proved decisive for them, with Martin Chivers scoring a remarkable late winner, firing in an unstoppable shot from 25 yards. They then held Wolves to a 1–1 draw in the second leg to win the competition.

Match details

First leg

1 23x15px Phil Parkes
2 23x15px Bernard Shaw Booked
3 23x15px Gerry Taylor
4 23x15px Danny Hegan
5 23x15px Frank Munro
6 23x15px John McAlle
7 23x15px Jim McCalliog (c)
8 23x15px Kenny Hibbitt
9 23x15px John Richards
10 23x15px Derek Dougan
11 23x15px Dave Wagstaffe
Substitutes:
12 23x15px Derek Parkin
13 23x15px Rod Arnold (GK)
14 23x15px Hugh Curran
15 23x15px Steve Daley
16 23x15px Peter Eastoe
Manager:
23x15px Bill McGarry
1 23x15px Pat Jennings
2 23x15px Joe Kinnear Booked
3 23x15px Cyril Knowles
4 23x15px Alan Mullery (c)
5 23x15px Mike England
6 23x15px Phil Beal
7 23x15px Alan Gilzean
8 23x15px Steve Perryman
9 23x15px Martin Chivers
10 23x15px Martin Peters
11 23x15px Ralph Coates Substituted off 68'
Substitutes:
12 23x15px Ray Evans
13 23x15px Barry Daines (GK)
14 23x15px Terry Naylor
15 23x15px John Pratt Substituted in 68'
16 23x15px Jimmy Pearce
Manager:
23x15px Bill Nicholson

Second leg

1 23x15px Pat Jennings
2 23x15px Joe Kinnear
3 23x15px Cyril Knowles
4 23x15px Alan Mullery (c)
5 23x15px Mike England
6 23x15px Phil Beal
7 23x15px Alan Gilzean
8 23x15px Steve Perryman
9 23x15px Martin Chivers
10 23x15px Martin Peters
11 23x15px Ralph Coates
Substitutes:
12 23x15px Ray Evans
13 23x15px Barry Daines (GK)
14 23x15px Terry Naylor
15 23x15px John Pratt
16 23x15px Jimmy Pearce
Manager:
23x15px Bill Nicholson
1 23x15px Phil Parkes
2 23x15px Bernard Shaw
3 23x15px Gerry Taylor
4 23x15px Danny Hegan
5 23x15px Frank Munro
6 23x15px John McAlle
7 23x15px Jim McCalliog (c)
8 23x15px Kenny Hibbitt Substituted off 55'
9 23x15px John Richards
10 23x15px Derek Dougan Substituted off 84'
11 23x15px Dave Wagstaffe
Substitutes:
12 23x15px Derek Parkin
13 23x15px Rod Arnold (GK)
14 23x15px Mike Bailey Substituted in 55'
15 23x15px Hugh Curran Substituted in 84'
16 23x15px Steve Daley
Manager:
23x15px Bill McGarry

Tottenham Hotspur won 3–2 on aggregate

Route to the final

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Round 1 (1st leg) Wolverhampton Wanderers 3–0 Académica de Coimbra
Round 1 (2nd leg) Académica de Coimbra 1–4 Wolverhampton Wanderers
(Wolverhampton Wanderers won 7–1 on aggregate)
Round 2 (1st leg) ADO Den Haag 1–3 Wolverhampton Wanderers
Round 2 (2nd leg) Wolverhampton Wanderers 4–0 ADO Den Haag
(Wolverhampton Wanderers won 7–1 on aggregate)
Round 3 (1st leg) Carl Zeiss Jena 0–1 Wolverhampton Wanderers
Round 3 (2nd leg) Wolverhampton Wanderers 3–0 Carl Zeiss Jena
(Wolverhampton Wanderers won 4–0 on aggregate)
Quarter final (1st leg) Juventus 1–1 Wolverhampton Wanderers
Quarter final (2nd leg) Wolverhampton Wanderers 2–1 Juventus
(Wolverhampton Wanderers won 3–2 on aggregate)
Semi-final (1st leg) Ferencváros 2–2 Wolverhampton Wanderers
Semi-final (2nd leg) Wolverhampton Wanderers 2–1 Ferencváros
(Wolverhampton Wanderers won 4–3 on aggregate)

Tottenham Hotspur

Round 1 (1st leg) Keflavík ÍF 1–6 Tottenham Hotspur
Round 1 (2nd leg) Tottenham Hotspur 9–0 Keflavík ÍF
(Tottenham Hotspur won 15–1 on aggregate)
Round 2 (1st leg) Nantes 0–0 Tottenham Hotspur
Round 2 (2nd leg) Tottenham Hotspur 1–0 Nantes
(Tottenham Hotspur won 1–0 on aggregate)
Round 3 (1st leg) Tottenham Hotspur 3–0 Rapid Bucharest
Round 3 (2nd leg) Rapid Bucharest 0–2 Tottenham Hotspur
(Tottenham Hotspur won 5–0 on aggregate)
Quarter final (1st leg) UTA Arad 0–2 Tottenham Hotspur
Quarter Final (2nd leg) Tottenham Hotspur 1–1 UTA Arad
(Tottenham Hotspur won 3–1 on aggregate)
Semi-final (1st leg) Tottenham Hotspur 2–1 Milan
Semi-final (2nd leg) Milan 1–1 Tottenham Hotspur
(Tottenham Hotspur won 3–2 on aggregate)

See also

References

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