2014 Suruga Bank Championship
2014 Copa Suruga Bank
|Date||August 6, 2014|
|Venue||Hitachi Kashiwa Soccer Stadium, Kashiwa|
|Referee||Kim Jong-hyeok (South Korea)|
27.9 °C (82.2 °F)
The 2014 Suruga Bank Championship (Japanese: スルガ銀行チャンピオンシップ2014; Spanish: Copa Suruga Bank 2014) was the seventh edition of the Suruga Bank Championship, the club football match co-organized by the Japan Football Association, the football governing body of Japan, CONMEBOL, the football governing body of South America, and J. League, the professional football league of Japan, between the winners of the previous season's J. League Cup and Copa Sudamericana.
The match was contested between Japanese team Kashiwa Reysol, the 2013 J. League Cup champion, and Argentine team Lanús, the 2013 Copa Sudamericana champion. It was hosted by Kashiwa Reysol at the Hitachi Kashiwa Soccer Stadium in Kashiwa on August 6, 2014.
For the fifth consecutive year, the match was won by the Japanese host team, as Kashiwa Reysol won 2–1 to earn their first Suruga Bank Championship.
|Team||Qualification||Previous appearances (bold indicates winners)|
|Kashiwa Reysol||2013 J. League Cup champion||None|
|Lanús||2013 Copa Sudamericana champion||None|
The Suruga Bank Championship was played as a single match, with the J. League Cup champion hosting the match. If the score was tied at the end of regulation, the penalty shoot-out was used to determine the winner (no extra time was played). A maximum of seven substitutions may be made during the match.
August 6, 2014
Leandro 88' (pen.)
|Report||Masushima 59' (o.g.)|
- スルガ銀行チャンピオンシップ2014 Ｊリーグヤマザキナビスコカップ/コパ・スダメリカーナ 王者決定戦 来年8月6日(水)日立柏サッカー場で開催決定 (in Japanese). Japan Football Association. December 17, 2013.
- "Copa Suruga Bank: Lanús jugará en el Japón el 6 de agosto ante Kashiwa Reysol" (in Spanish). CONMEBOL.com. January 9, 2014.
- "La Copa Suruga sigue esquiva. El Kashiwa superó a Lanús por 2-1". CONMEBOL.com. August 6, 2014.
- マッチレポート (PDF) (in Japanese). Japan Football Association. August 6, 2014.
- 終盤に勝越した柏が、スルガ銀行チャンピオンシップ初優勝！ (in Japanese). J-League Official Website. August 6, 2014.
- "Jong Hyeok Kim de Corea del Sur, arbitrará el partido por la Copa Suruga" (in Spanish). CONMEBOL.com. July 25, 2014.