1970 CONCACAF Champions' Cup

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The 1970 CONCACAF Champions' Cup was the 6th edition of the annual international club football competition held in the CONCACAF region (North America, Central America and the Caribbean), the CONCACAF Champions' Cup. It determined that year's club champion of association football in the CONCACAF region.

It was played from 26 April till 5 June 1970 under the home/away match system.

The teams were split into 3 zones (North American, Central American and Caribbean), each one qualifying the winner to the final tournament; the semi-finals and final were scratched and Cruz Azul were declared CONCACAF Champions after Deportivo Saprissa and SV Transvaal withdrew.

Club Deportivo Cruz Azul from Mexico won the final, and became for the second time in its history CONCACAF champion.

North American Zone[edit]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
NY Greek American United States 0 - 6 Mexico Cruz Azul 0 - 1 0 - 5
  • Cruz Azul advances to the Semi-final.

Central American Zone[edit]

First Round[edit]

Group A

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Saprissa 4 4 0 0 15 2 +13 8 Qualified to the Central American Zone final round
2 Atlético Marte 4 2 0 2 10 5 +5 4
3 Diriangén 4 0 0 4 1 19 −18 0
Team 1  Score  Team 2
Atlético Marte El Salvador 5 – 0 Nicaragua Diriangén
Diriangén Nicaragua 1 – 3 El Salvador Atlético Marte
Atlético Marte El Salvador 0 – 1 Costa Rica Deportivo Saprissa
Deportivo Saprissa Costa Rica 3 – 1 El Salvador Atlético Marte
Deportivo Saprissa Costa Rica 9 – 0 Nicaragua Diriangén
Diriangén Nicaragua 0 – 2 Costa Rica Deportivo Saprissa
  • Saprissa advances to the Central American Zone final round.

Second Round[edit]

Group B

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Olimpia Honduras 3 - 2 Guatemala Municipal 3 - 2 0 - 0
  • Olimpia advances to the Central American Zone final round.

Final Round[edit]

Team 1  Score  Team 2
Olimpia Honduras 4 - 10 Costa Rica Deportivo Saprissa
  • Saprissa advances to the Semi-final.

Caribbean Zone[edit]

First Round[edit]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Racing Club Haïtien Haiti 6 - 3 Netherlands Antilles SUBT 5 - 2 1 - 1
Transvaal Suriname (Kingdom of the Netherlands) 4 - 1 Trinidad and Tobago Maple Club 2 - 0 2 - 1
  • Racing Club Haïtien advance to the Caribbean Zone final round.
  • Transvaal advance to the second round.

Second Round[edit]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Santos Jamaica 1 - 5 Suriname (Kingdom of the Netherlands) Transvaal 0 - 2 1 - 3
  • Transvaal advance to the Caribbean Zone final round.

Final Round[edit]

Team 1  Score  Team 2
Racing Club Haïtien Haiti *** Suriname (Kingdom of the Netherlands) Transvaal
  • Unknown results; Transvaal wins round.

CONCACAF Semi-finals[edit]

The semi-finals and final were scratched and Mexico Cruz Azul were declared CONCACAF Champions after Costa Rica Deportivo Saprissa and Suriname (Kingdom of the Netherlands) SV Transvaal withdrew.

Champion[edit]

CONCACAF Champions' Cup
1970 Champions
Mexico
Cruz Azul
Second Title

References[edit]