1962 NACFC Champions' Cup

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1962 NACFC Champions' Cup
Copa de Campeones NACFC 1962
Tournament details
Dates 25 March – 21 August
Teams 8
Tournament statistics
Matches played 14
1963

The 1962 NACFC Champions' Cup was the 1st edition of the annual international club football competition held in the NACFC region, the NACFC Champions' Cup. It determined that year's club champion of association football in the NACFC region.

The tournament was contested by eight teams from seven different nations: Netherlands Antilles, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras and Mexico. The tournament was played from 25 March 1962 to 21 August 1962.

The tournament was split in three zones (North American, Central American and Caribbean), each one qualifying the winner to the final tournament, where the winners of the Central and Caribbean groups played a semi-final to decide who was going to play against the Northern group champion in the final. All the matches in the tournament were played under the home/away match system.

First round[edit | edit source]

25 March 1962 Central American Zone 1 Águila El Salvador 1–0 Guatemala Comunicaciones San Salvador, El Salvador
Stadium: Estadio Nacional Flor Blanca
Attendance: 15,000
1 April 1962 Central American Zone 1 Comunicaciones Guatemala 0–2
(0–3 agg.)
El Salvador Águila Guatemala City, Guatemala
Stadium: Estadio Nacional Mateo Flores

1 April 1962 Central American Zone 2 Olimpia Honduras 0–0 Costa Rica Alajuelense Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Stadium: Estadio Nacional
8 April 1962 Central American Zone 2 Alajuelense Costa Rica 1–0
(1–0 agg.)
Honduras Olimpia Alajuela, Costa Rica
Stadium: Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto

Second Round[edit | edit source]

15 April 1962 Central American Final Alajuelense Costa Rica 2–2 El Salvador Águila Alajuela, Costa Rica
Stadium: Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto
29 April 1962 Central American Final Águila El Salvador 2–3
(4–5 agg.)
Costa Rica Alajuelense San Salvador, El Salvador
Stadium: Estadio Nacional Flor Blanca

8 April 1962 Caribbean Zone Etoile Haïtienne Haiti 4–1 Netherlands Antilles Sithoc Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Stadium: Parc Leconte
15 April 1962 Caribbean Zone Sithoc Netherlands Antilles 4–0
(5–4 agg.)
Haiti Etoile Haïtienne Willemstad, Netherlands Antilles
Stadium: Ergilio Hato Stadium

Semi-finals[edit | edit source]

29 April 1962 North American Zone Guadalajara Mexico 3–0 Costa Rica Herediano Guadalajara, Mexico
Nil Stadium: Estadio Jalisco
5 May 1962 North American Zone Herediano Costa Rica 0–3
(0–6 agg.)
Mexico Guadalajara Heredia, Costa Rica
Stadium: Estadio Eladio Rosabal Cordero

22 July 1962 Alajuelense Costa Rica 2–3
(3–4 agg.)
Netherlands Antilles Sithoc Alajuela, Costa Rica
Stadium: Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto

Final[edit | edit source]

First leg[edit | edit source]

5 August 1962
Sithoc Netherlands Antilles 0–2 Mexico Guadalajara
Ergilio Hato Stadium
Attendance: 4,000

Second leg[edit | edit source]

21 August 1962
Guadalajara Mexico 6–0 Netherlands Antilles Sithoc
Estadio Jalisco
Referee: Víctor Vela (El Salvador)

References[edit | edit source]

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