Antonio Puerta Trophy

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Antonio Puerta Trophy
Founded 2008
Region Europe UEFA
(Friendly tournament)
Number of teams 2
Current champions Boca Juniors (1st title)
Most successful club(s) Sevilla (6 titles)
Television broadcasters Canal Sur, SFC Televisión, Arena Sport, TV3 (in 2011 edition)

The Antonio Puerta Trophy is an annual summer tournament hosted by Sevilla FC since 2008. The tournament is dedicated to Antonio Puerta, who died on August 28, 2007 (at the age of 22) after suffering a heart injury during the inaugural match of the 2007-08 La Liga season against Getafe.



Played on August 23, 2008 against Málaga CF, team promoted to La Liga that year. It served for remember Antonio Puerta and all the victims of the Spanair Flight 5022, the aerean accident occurred three days before.

August 23, 2008
22:00 CEST
Sevilla 2–0 Málaga
Luís Fabiano Goal 29'
Renato Goal 64'


Played on August 21, 2009 against Xerez, team also promoted to Liga BBVA that year as occurred in 2008 with Málaga.


It was played on November, during a Liga BBVA break because of UEFA Champions League Group Stage (matchday 5). The rival this time was Granada, team promoted that season to Liga Adelante. It has been the first time since this tournament exists that Sevilla FC lost the final match.


The fourth edition of the tournament was celebrated in summer again, during the pre-season. The guest for first time wasn't Andalusian, it was RCD Espanyol, Sevilla FC twinned team after suffering a similar tragedy as happened to the organizing club in 2007 (Daniel Jarque's death).[1]

August 4, 2011
22:00 CEST
Sevilla 5–0 Espanyol
Alexis YC 8'
Trochowski YC 21'
Rodri Goal 25'76'
Del Moral Goal 45+1'
Kanouté Goal 73'90'
Report López YC 82'
Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán, Sevilla
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: Paradas Romero


Played on August 8, 2012 due to the early start of 2012–13 La Liga, against Deportivo, a traditional Sevilla FC "friend" team.

8 August 2012
22:00 CEST
Sevilla 2–0 Deportivo
Negredo Goal 30'
Trochowski Goal 44'
Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: Pérez Montero


14 November 2013
Sevilla 1–1 Almería
Perotti Goal 81' (pen.) Report Christian Goal 90+2'
Perotti Penalty missed
Gameiro Penalty scored
Vitolo Penalty scored
Figueiras Penalty scored
Cristóforo Penalty scored
4–2 Penalty missed Rafita
Penalty scored Tébar
Penalty scored Marcelo Silva
Penalty missed Óscar Díaz
Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: López Amaya


8 August 2014
Sevilla 2–0 Córdoba
Suárez Goal 81'
Bacca Goal 84'
Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: David Fernández Borbalán



Titles by team[edit]

Team Appearances Titles
Spain Sevilla FC 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 6
Spain Granada 2010 1
Argentina Boca Juniors 2016 1


Goals Player Team Edition in
which scored
2 Spain José Carlos Spain Sevilla FC 2009, 2010
2 Spain Rodri Ríos Spain Sevilla FC 2011
2 Mali Frédéric Kanouté Spain Sevilla FC 2011
2 Argentina Diego Perotti Spain Sevilla FC 2009, 2013
2 Argentina Carlos Tevez Argentina Boca Juniors 2016
1 Brazil Luís Fabiano Spain Sevilla FC 2008
1 Brazil Renato Spain Sevilla FC 2008
1 Spain Míchel Spain Xerez 2009
1 Spain Carlos Calvo Spain Granada 2010
1 Spain Manu del Moral Spain Sevilla FC 2011
1 Spain Álvaro Negredo Spain Sevilla FC 2012
1 Germany Piotr Trochowski Spain Sevilla FC 2012
1 Spain Christian Spain Almería 2013
1 Spain Denis Suárez Spain Sevilla FC 2014
1 Colombia Carlos Bacca Spain Sevilla FC 2014
1 Argentina Darío Benedetto Argentina Boca Juniors 2016
1 Argentina Cristian Pavón Argentina Boca Juniors 2016
1 France Steven N'Zonzi Spain Sevilla FC 2016
1 France Timothée Kolodziejczak Spain Sevilla FC 2016
1 Argentina Luciano Vietto Spain Sevilla FC 2016


  1. ^ El Sevilla-Espanyol recupera el realce del Trofeo Antonio Puerta Archived March 22, 2012, at the Wayback Machine. (in Spanish),, July 6, 2011.