2017 Rock Cup

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2017 Rock Cup
CountryGibraltar
Teams19
Defending championsLincoln Red Imps
ChampionsEuropa
Runners-upLincoln Red Imps
Matches played18
Goals scored64 (3.56 per match)
Top goal scorer(s)Kike Gómez (4 goals)
2016

The 2017 Rock Cup was a single-leg knockout tournament played by clubs from Gibraltar. This year's version of the Rock Cup was sponsored by Gibtelecom, and was known as the Gibtelecom Rock Cup for sponsorship purposes.[1]

The winner of this competition (Europa) qualified for the 2017–18 Europa League. Since they won the 2016–17 Gibraltar Premier Division, the spot reserved for the cup winner went to the third place team from the league instead.

First round[edit]

The First Round draw was held 14 December 2016 and the matches were played 17–18 January 2017.[2] All teams participating in the first round are from the Gibraltar Second Division.

Second round[edit]

The Second Round draw took place on 20 January 2017, and the matches were played from 10–15 February.[3] Teams from the Premier Division, the three winners from the first round, as well as the three sides who received byes in the first round, entered here.

Quarter–finals[edit]

The quarter-final matches were played 10–12 March 2017.

Semi–finals[edit]

The semi-final matches were played 25–26 April 2017.

Final[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gibtelecom to sponsor the Rock Cup in multi year deal". Archived from the original on 8 September 2018. Retrieved 13 December 2016.
  2. ^ "Rock Cup 16/17". GFA. Retrieved 30 October 2017.
  3. ^ "Gibtelecom Rock Cup 2nd Round Draw". GFA. Archived from the original on 2 February 2017. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  4. ^ http://refereesfifa.blogspot.fr/2017/05/gibraltar-2017-rock-cup-final.html

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