1973 Copa Perú
|Top goalscorer||José Valenza (4)|
In this tournament after many qualification rounds, each one of the 24 departments in which Peru is politically divided, qualify a team. Those teams plus de team relegated from First Division on the last year, enter in two more rounds and finally 6 of them qualify for the Final round, staged in Lima (the capital).
Three teams were promoted to play in 1973 First Division. Although finishing in last place, Colegio Nacional was promoted as the Peruvian government issued a decree stating that the oriental zone of the country (from where Colegio Nacional came) should have a team in First Division.
The following list shows the teams that qualified for the Final Stage.
||Colegio Nacional Iquitos||Iquitos|
Final group stage
|6||Colegio Nacional Iquitos||5||1||1||3||6||12||−6||3|