Copa Newton

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Copa Newton
Founded 1906
Abolished 1976
Region Argentina, Uruguay
Number of teams 2
Most successful team(s) Argentina
(17 titles)

Copa Newton is a football trophy contested between Argentina and Uruguay. It has been contested 27 times between 1906 and 1976.

History[edit]

Copa Newton was first contested in 1906, one year after the first edition of Copa Lipton, and was continued on an annual basis until 1930, with the exception of 1910, 1914, 1921, 1923 and 1925-1926. It has only been played sporadically since, with just 8 editions played over four decades between 1937 and 1976.[1]
The cup has been contested 27 times in total, with Argentina the winners on 17 occasions and Uruguay on 10.

List of champions[edit]

Finals[edit]

The following list includes all the editions of the Copa Newton:[1] [2]

Year Champion Runner-up Score City
1906 Argentina Uruguay 2-1 Buenos Aires
1907 Argentina Uruguay 2-1 Montevideo
1908 Argentina Uruguay 2-1 Buenos Aires
1909 Argentina Uruguay 2-2 [3] Montevideo
1911 Argentina Uruguay 3-2 Montevideo
1912 Uruguay Argentina 3-3 [4] Avellaneda
1913 Uruguay Argentina 1-0 Montevideo
1915 Uruguay Argentina 2-0 Montevideo
1916 Argentina Uruguay 3-1 Avellaneda
1917 Uruguay Argentina 1-0 Montevideo
1918 Argentina Uruguay 2-0 Buenos Aires
1919 Uruguay Argentina 2-1 Montevideo
1920 Uruguay Argentina 3-1 Buenos Aires
1922 Uruguay Argentina 2-2 [4] Buenos Aires
1924 Argentina Uruguay 4-0 Buenos Aires
1927 Argentina Uruguay 1-0 Montevideo
1928 Argentina Uruguay 1-0 Avellaneda
1929 Uruguay Argentina 2-1 Montevideo
1930 Uruguay Argentina 1-1 [4] Buenos Aires
1937 Argentina Uruguay 3-0 Montevideo
1942 Argentina Uruguay 4-1 Buenos Aires
1945 Argentina Uruguay 6-2 Avellaneda
1957 Argentina Uruguay 0-0 [3] Montevideo
1968 Uruguay Argentina 2-1 Montevideo
1973 Argentina Uruguay 1-1 [3] Montevideo
1975 Argentina Uruguay 3-2 Montevideo
1976 Argentina Uruguay 3-0 Montevideo

Titles by country[edit]

Team Titles Years won
Argentina Argentina 17 1906, 1907, 1908, 1909, 1911, 1916, 1918, 1924, 1927, 1928,

1937, 1942, 1945, 1957, 1973, 1975, 1976

Uruguay Uruguay 10 1912, 1913, 1915, 1917, 1919, 1920, 1922, 1929, 1930,

1968

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Copa Newton by José Luis Pierrend at RSSSF
  2. ^ Results at Informe Argentina Archived 2009-02-08 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ a b c As visiting team, Argentina won the trophy
  4. ^ a b c As visiting team, Uruguay won the trophy

See also[edit]