1975 CONCACAF Champions' Cup

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1975 CONCACAF Champions' Cup
Copa de Campeones Concacaf
Dates5 July 1975 till 9 May 1976
Final positions
ChampionsMexico Atlético Español
Runners-upSuriname Transvaal
1974
1976

The 1975 CONCACAF Champions' Cup was the 11th 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 and was played from 5 July 1975 till 9 May 1976.

The teams were split in 3 zones (North American, Central American and the Caribbean), each one qualifying the winner to the final tournament, where the winners of the North and Central zones played a semi-final to decide who was going to play against the Caribbean champion in the final. All the matches in the tournament were played under the home/away match system.

Atlético Español from Mexico won the final, and became for the first time CONCACAF champion.

North American Zone[edit]

First Round[edit]

  • Monterrey advanced to Second Round.

Second Round[edit]

  • Atlético Español advanced to CONCACAF Final Series.

Central American Zone[edit]

First Round[edit]

6 July 1975 Platense El Salvador4–3Guatemala Aurora
  • Herediano, Saprissa, Municipal and Aurora advanced to the Second Round.

Second Round[edit]

14 September 1975 Municipal Guatemala2–1Guatemala Aurora
17 September 1975 Aurora Guatemala1–0
(2–2 agg.)
(2–4 p)
Guatemala Municipal
  • Saprissa and Municipal advanced to the Third Round.

Third Round[edit]

12 October 1975 Municipal Guatemala0–0
(2–2 agg.)
(5–6 p)
Costa Rica SaprissaGuatemala
  • Saprissa advanced to CONCACAF Final Series.

Caribbean Zone[edit]

Withdrew or were disqualified:
Dominican Republic Montecarlo
Haiti Racing Haïtien
Suriname Robinhood

First Round[edit]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Transvaal Suriname w/o Haiti Violette
Santos Jamaica w/o Dominican Republic Universidad Católica
  • Violette AC withdrew.
  • Universidad apparently disqualified due to the Dominican Republic's failure to pay CONCACAF dues.
  • Transvaal and Santos advance to the second round.

Second Round[edit]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Transvaal Suriname 5 - 1 Jamaica Santos 4 - 1 1 - 0
  • Transvaal advance to the CONCACAF Final.

CONCACAF Final Series[edit]

Semi-Final[edit]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Saprissa Costa Rica 2 - 4 Mexico Atlético Español 1 - 2 1 - 2
  • Atlético Español advance to the CONCACAF Final.

Final[edit]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Transvaal Suriname 1 - 5 Mexico Atlético Español 0 - 3 1 - 2
  • Atlético Español wins the CONCACAF Champions Cup.

Champion[edit]

CONCACAF Champions' Cup
1975 Champion
Mexico
Atlético Español
First Title

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Platense – Fútbol de Honduras".

External links[edit]