1963 Intercontinental Cup

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1963 Intercontinental Cup
Event Intercontinental Cup
2–2 on points
First leg
Date 16 October 1963 (1963-10-16)
Venue Vila Belmiro, Rio de Janeiro
Attendance 30,000
Second leg
Date 13 November 1963 (1963-11-13)
Venue San Siro, Milan
Attendance 85,000
Date 16 November 1963 (1963-11-16)
Venue San Siro, Milan

The 1963 Intercontinental Cup is the fourth edition of the matchup between the reigning European football champion and the reigning South American football champion. The 1963 edition saw Brazilian club Santos take on Italian club Milan.

Background[edit | edit source]

Milan qualified through to the Intercontinental Cup by taking out the 1962–63 European Cup title after they had defeated Dutch club PSV Eindhoven in the final 3–0. The opponents was Brazilian club Santos who took home the 1963 Copa Libertadores title after they defeated fellow Brazilian club Botafogo in two legs by a score of 4-2.

Match details[edit | edit source]

First leg[edit | edit source]

October 16, 1963
Santos Brazil 2−0 Italy AC Milan
Pele Goal 3' Goal 56'
Vila Belmiro, Santos
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: Juan Régis Brozzi (Argentina)

Second leg[edit | edit source]

November 13, 1963
AC Milan Italy 2−1 Brazil Santos
Amarildo Goal 17'
Lodetti Goal 34'
Pepe Goal 80'
San Siro, Milan
Attendance: 85,000
Referee: Maurice Guigue (France)

Playoff[edit | edit source]

November 16, 1963
AC Milan Italy 0−1 Brazil Santos
Coutinho Goal 70'
San Siro, Milan
Referee: Alfred Haberfellner (Austria)

External Links[edit | edit source]

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