1971–72 European Cup Winners' Cup

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1971–72 European Cup Winners' Cup
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Champions Flag of Scotland.svg Rangers (1st title)
Runners-up Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Dynamo Moscow

The 1971–72 season of the European Cup Winners' Cup football club tournament was won by Rangers, who defeated Dynamo Moscow in the final. [1]

Contents

Preliminary round

Team 1 Agg. Team 21st leg2nd leg
BK 1909 Flag of Denmark.svg 4–4 (a) Flag of Austria.svg Austria Wien 4–2
(Report)
(Report 2)
0–2
(Report)
(Report 2)
Hibernians Flag of Malta.svg 3–2 Flag of Iceland.svg Fram 3–0
(Report)
(Report 2)
0–2
(Report)
(Report 2)

First round

Team 1 Agg. Team 21st leg2nd leg
Distillery Ulster Banner.svg 1–7 Flag of Spain (1945-1977).svg Barcelona 1–3
(Report)
(Report 2)
0–4
(Report)
(Report 2)
Hibernians Flag of Malta.svg 0–1 Flag of Romania (1965-1989).svg Steaua Bucharest 0–0
(Report)
(Report 2)
0–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
Servette Flag of Switzerland.svg 2–3 Flag of England.svg Liverpool 2–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
0–2
(Report)
(Report 2)
TJ Škoda Plzeň Flag of the Czech Republic.svg 1–7 Flag of Germany.svg Bayern Munich 0–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
1–6
(Report)
(Report 2)
Limerick Flag of Ireland.svg 0–5 Flag of Italy.svg Torino 0–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
0–4
(Report)
(Report 2)
Dinamo Tirana Flag of Albania (1946-1992).svg 1–2 Flag of Austria.svg Austria Wien 1–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
0–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
Rennes Flag of France.svg 1–2 Flag of Scotland.svg Rangers 1–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
0–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
Sporting Flag of Portugal.svg 7–0 Flag of Norway.svg Lyn 4–0
(Report)
(Report 2)
3–0
(Report)
(Report 2)
Zagłębie Sosnowiec Flag of Poland (1928-1980).svg 4–5 Flag of Sweden.svg Åtvidaberg 3–4
(Report)
(Report 2)
1–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
Jeunesse Hautcharage Flag of Luxembourg.svg 0–21 Flag of England.svg Chelsea 0–8
(Report)
(Report 2)
0–13
(Report)
(Report 2)
Beerschot Flag of Belgium (civil).svg 8–0 Flag of Cyprus (1960-2006).svg Anorthosis Famagusta 7–0
(Report)
(Report 2)
1–0
(Report)
(Report 2)
BFC Dynamo Flag of East Germany.svg 2–2 (p) Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg Cardiff City 1–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
1–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
Levski-Spartak Flag of Bulgaria (1971 - 1990).svg 1–3 Flag of the Netherlands.svg Sparta Rotterdam 1–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
0–2
(Report)
(Report 2)
Komlói Bányász Flag of Hungary.svg 4–8 Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg Red Star Belgrade 2–7
(Report)
(Report 2)
2–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
Mikkeli Flag of Finland.svg 0–4 Flag of Turkey.svg Eskişehirspor 0–0
(Report)
(Report 2)
0–4
(Report)
(Report 2)
Olympiacos Flag of Greece (1970-1975).svg 2–3 Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Dynamo Moscow 0–2
(Report)
(Report 2)
2–1
(Report)
(Report 2)

First leg

Hibernians Flag of Malta.svg 0–0 Flag of Romania (1965-1989).svg Steaua București
Report

Limerick Flag of Ireland.svg 0–1 Flag of Italy.svg Torino
Rampanti Soccerball shade.svg 8'

Stade Rennes Flag of France.svg 1–1 Flag of Scotland.svg Rangers
Redon Soccerball shade.svg 11' Johnston Soccerball shade.svg 68'
Rennes
Attendance: 20,000

TJ Škoda Plzeň Flag of the Czech Republic.svg 0–1 Flag of Germany.svg Bayern Munich
Sühnholz Soccerball shade.svg 76'
Plzeň
Attendance: 28,000
Referee: Xanhoulis

Second leg

Steaua București Flag of Romania (1965-1989).svg 1–0 Flag of Malta.svg Hibernians
Report
Stadionul 23 August , Bucharest
Attendance: 15,000
Referee: Muzaffer Sarvan (Turkey)

Steaua București won 1–0 on aggregate.


Torino Flag of Italy.svg 4–0 Flag of Ireland.svg Limerick
Toschi Soccerball shade.svg 46'Soccerball shade.svg 74'Soccerball shade.svg 83'
Luppi Soccerball shade.svg 80'

Torino won 5–0 on aggregate.


Rangers Flag of Scotland.svg 1–0 Flag of France.svg Stade Rennes
MacDonald Soccerball shade.svg 37'
Ibrox Stadium, Glasgow
Attendance: 40,000

Rangers won 2–1 on aggregate.


Bayern Munich Flag of Germany.svg 6–1 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg TJ Škoda Plzeň
G. Müller Soccerball shade.svg 1', 75'
Hoffmann Soccerball shade.svg 50' (oal), 70'
Krauthausen Soccerball shade.svg 15'
Roth Soccerball shade.svg 88'
Bican Soccerball shade.svg 5'
Munich
Attendance: 6,000
Referee: Mihas

Bayern won 7–1 on aggregate.

Second round

Team 1 Agg. Team 21st leg2nd leg
Barcelona Flag of Spain (1945-1977).svg 1–3 Flag of Romania (1965-1989).svg Steaua Bucharest 0–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
1–2
(Report)
(Report 2)
Liverpool Flag of England.svg 1–3 Flag of Germany.svg Bayern Munich 0–0
(Report)
(Report 2)
1–3
(Report)
(Report 2)
Torino Flag of Italy.svg 1–0 Flag of Austria.svg Austria Wien 1–0
(Report)
(Report 2)
0–0
(Report)
(Report 2)
Rangers Flag of Scotland.svg 6–6 (a) 1 Flag of Portugal.svg Sporting 3–2
(Report)
(Report 2)
3–4
(Report)
(Report 2)
Åtvidaberg Flag of Sweden.svg 1–1 (a) Flag of England.svg Chelsea 0–0
(Report)
(Report 2)
1–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
Beerschot Flag of Belgium (civil).svg 2–6 Flag of East Germany.svg BFC Dynamo 1–3
(Report)
(Report 2)
1–3
(Report)
(Report 2)
Sparta Rotterdam Flag of the Netherlands.svg 2–3 Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg Red Star Belgrade 1–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
1–2
(Report)
(Report 2)
Eskişehirspor Flag of Turkey.svg 0–2 Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Dynamo Moscow 0–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
0–1
(Report)
(Report 2)

1The second leg was originally 3–2 to Sporting after 90 minutes, and 4–3 to Sporting after extra time. The referee erroneously ordered a penalty shootout which Sporting won 3–0; UEFA later ruled that Rangers had won on away goals.

First leg

Barcelona Flag of Spain (1945-1977).svg 0–1 Flag of Romania (1965-1989).svg Steaua București
Report
Camp Nou , Barcelona
Attendance: 40,000
Referee: Desmott Barett (Republic of Ireland)

Torino Flag of Italy.svg 1–0 Flag of Austria.svg Austria Wien
Agroppi Soccerball shade.svg 81'
Turin
Referee: Weyland (GDR)

Rangers Flag of Scotland.svg 3–2 Flag of Portugal.svg Sporting CP
Stein Soccerball shade.svg 5', 10'
Henderson Soccerball shade.svg 30'
Chico Faria Soccerball shade.svg 67'
Wágner Soccerball shade.svg 88'
Ibrox Stadium, Glasgow
Attendance: 50,000

Second leg

Steaua București Flag of Romania (1965-1989).svg 2–1 Flag of Spain (1945-1977).svg Barcelona
Report
Stadionul Republicii , Bucharest
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: Pius Kamber (Switzerland)

Steaua București won 3–1 on aggregate.


Austria Wien Flag of Austria.svg 0–0 Flag of Italy.svg Torino
Vienna
Referee: Robert Héliès (FRA)

Torino won 1–0 on aggregate.


Sporting CP Flag of Portugal.svg 4–3 Flag of Scotland.svg Rangers
Yazalde Soccerball shade.svg 25'
Laranjeira Soccerball shade.svg 38'
Pedro Gomes Soccerball shade.svg 87'
Fernando Peres Soccerball shade.svg 115'
Stein Soccerball shade.svg 26', 46'
Henderson Soccerball shade.svg 100'
Lisbon
Attendance: 60,000

Rangers 6–6 Sporting CP on aggregate. Rangers won on away goals. [2]

Quarter-finals

Team 1 Agg. Team 21st leg2nd leg
Steaua Bucharest Flag of Romania (1965-1989).svg 1–1 (a) Flag of Germany.svg Bayern Munich 1–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
0–0
(Report)
(Report 2)
Torino Flag of Italy.svg 1–2 Flag of Scotland.svg Rangers 1–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
0–1
(Report)
(Report 2)
Åtvidaberg Flag of Sweden.svg 2–4 Flag of East Germany.svg BFC Dynamo 0–2
(Report)
(Report 2)
2–2
(Report)
(Report 2)
Red Star Belgrade Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg 2–3 Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Dynamo Moscow 1–2
(Report)
(Report 2)
1–1
(Report)
(Report 2)

First leg

Steaua București Flag of Romania (1965-1989).svg 1–1 Flag of Germany.svg Bayern Munich
Report

Torino Flag of Italy.svg 1–1 Flag of Scotland.svg Rangers
Pulici Soccerball shade.svg 61' Johnston Soccerball shade.svg 12'

Second leg

Bayern Munich Flag of Germany.svg 0–0 Flag of Romania (1965-1989).svg Steaua București
Report

Bayern Munich won 1–1 on away goals.


Rangers Flag of Scotland.svg 1–0 Flag of Italy.svg Torino
MacDonald Soccerball shade.svg 46'

Rangers won 2–1 on aggregate.

Semi-finals

Team 1 Agg. Team 21st leg2nd leg
Bayern Munich Flag of Germany.svg 1–3 Flag of Scotland.svg Rangers 1–10–2
BFC Dynamo Flag of East Germany.svg 2–2 (p) Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Dynamo Moscow 1–11–1

First leg

Bayern Munich Flag of Germany.svg 1–1 Flag of Scotland.svg Rangers
Breitner Soccerball shade.svg 21' Report Report 2 Zobel Soccerball shade.svg 47' (o.g.)
Grünwalder Stadion, Munich
Attendance: 40,000
Referee: Radountschev (BUL)

Second leg

Rangers Flag of Scotland.svg 2–0 Flag of Germany.svg Bayern Munich
Jardine Soccerball shade.svg 1'
Parlane Soccerball shade.svg 22'
Report Report 2
Ibrox Stadium, Glasgow
Attendance: 80,000
Referee: Francesconi (ITA)

Rangers won 3–1 on aggregate.


BFC Dynamo 2–2 Dynamo Moscow on aggregate. Dynamo Moscow won 4–1 on penalties.

Final

Rangers Flag of Scotland.svg 3–2 Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Dynamo Moscow
Stein Soccerball shade.svg 23'
Johnston Soccerball shade.svg 40', 49'
Report Report 2 Eshtrekov Soccerball shade.svg 60'
Makhovikov Soccerball shade.svg 87'

See also

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