1975–76 European Cup Winners' Cup

1975–76 European Cup Winners' Cup

The season 1975–76 of the European Cup Winners' Cup football club tournament was won by R.S.C. Anderlecht of Belgium in an entertaining final against West Ham United of England. Anderlecht went on to reach the next two finals as well, and won the second of them.

First round

Team #1 Agg. Team #2 1st leg 2nd leg
Spartak Trnava 0–3 Boavista FC 0–0
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0–3
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Valur 0–9 Celtic 0–2
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0–7
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Beşiktaş J.K. 0–6 Fiorentina 0–3
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0–3
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Panathinaikos FC 0–2 BSG Sachsenring Zwickau 0–0
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0–2
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Rapid Bucureşti 1–2 R.S.C. Anderlecht 1–0
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0–2
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FK Borac Banja Luka 14–1 US Rumelange 9–0
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5–1
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Wrexham F.C. 3–2 Djurgårdens IF 2–1
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1–1
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Skeid 1–8 Stal Rzeszów 1–4
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0–4
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SK Sturm Graz 3–2 PFC Slavia Sofia 3–1
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0–1
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Haladás VSE 8–1 Valletta 7–0
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1–1
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FC Basel 2–3 Atlético Madrid 1–2
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1–1
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Eintracht Frankfurt 11–3 Coleraine F.C. 5–1
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6–2
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Vejle BK 0–4 FC Den Haag 0–2
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0–2
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Home Farm F.C. 1–7 RC Lens 1–1
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0–6
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Ararat Yerevan 10–1 Anorthosis Famagusta FC 9–0
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1–1
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Lahden Reipas 2–5 West Ham United 2–2
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0–3
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First leg

17 September 1975
Beşiktaş J.K. 0–3 Fiorentina
Caso Goal 42' Goal 49'
Casarsa Goal 76'

Second leg

1 October 1975
Fiorentina 3–0 Beşiktaş J.K.
Caso Goal 32' Goal 36'
Casarsa Goal 88'

Fiorentina won 6–0 on aggregate.

Second round

Team #1 Agg. Team #2 1st leg 2nd leg
Boavista FC 1–3 Celtic FC 0–0
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1–3
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Fiorentina 1 – 1(p) BSG Sachsenring Zwickau 1–0
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0–1
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R.S.C. Anderlecht 3–1 FK Borac Banja Luka 3–0
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0–1
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Wrexham F.C. 3–1 Stal Rzeszów 2–0
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1–1
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SK Sturm Graz 3–1 Haladás VSE 2–0
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1–1
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Atlético Madrid 1–3 Eintracht Frankfurt 1–2
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0–1
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FC Den Haag 6–3 RC Lens 3–2
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3–1
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Ararat Yerevan 2–4 West Ham United 1–1
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1–3
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Second leg

BSG Sachsenring Zwickau 1–1 Fiorentina on aggregate. BSG Sachsenring Zwickau won 5–4 on penalties.

Quarter-finals

Team #1 Agg. Team #2 1st leg 2nd leg
Celtic FC 1–2 BSG Sachsenring Zwickau 1–1
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0–1
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R.S.C. Anderlecht 2–1 Wrexham F.C. 1–0
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1–1
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SK Sturm Graz 0–3 Eintracht Frankfurt 0–2
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0–1
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FC Den Haag 5 – 5(a) West Ham United 4–2
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1–3
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Semi-finals

Team #1 Agg. Team #2 1st leg 2nd leg
BSG Sachsenring Zwickau 0–5 R.S.C. Anderlecht 0–3
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0–2
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Eintracht Frankfurt 3–4 West Ham United 2–1
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1–3
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Final

5 May 1976
West Ham United 2–4 Anderlecht
Holland Goal 28'
Robson Goal 68'
Report

Report 2

Rensenbrink Goal 42' Goal 73'
Van der Elst Goal 48' Goal 88'
Heysel Stadium, Brussels
Attendance: 51,296
Referee: Robert Wurtz

See also

External links

  • 1975–76 competition at UEFA website
  • Cup Winners' Cup results at Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation
  • Cup Winners Cup Seasons 1975-76 – results, protocols
  • website Football Archive 1975–76 Cup Winners Cup