Pequeña Copa del Mundo 1953


[all matches in estadio Olimpico Universitario, Caracas]

Participants:    
CD Millonarios (Colombia)
FK Rapid Wien (Austria)
RCD Espanyol (Spain)
CA River Plate (Argentina)

[Feb 11]
RCD Espanyol   0-6 CD Millonarios

[Feb 13]
FK Rapid Wien  1-2 CD Millonarios 

[Feb 15]
River Plate    1-5 CD Millonarios
  [0-1 Di Stéfano 12´, 1-1 E.Prado 19´, 1-2 Villaverde 34´,
   1-3 Antonio Báez 36´, 1-4 Villalba 52´, 1-5 Di Stéfano 79´].
River Plate: Carrizo (Fumero); Pérez (Trillini), Soria; Yácono (Gallo), Venini (Solá), 
             Ferrari (Tesouro); Vernazza, E.Prado, W.Gómez (Gambardella), A.Labruna (A.Evaristo), Zárate.
Millonarios: J.Cozzi; R.Pini, F.Zuluaga; R.Martínez, Rossi, Benegas (Stemberg); J.Villalba 
             (A.Cazaubón), Villaverde (J.Avila), Di Stéfano, A, Báez, Mourín.
ref: Benito Jackson (Venezuela); att: 35,000]

[Feb 17]
CD Millonarios 1-1 River Plate
  [1-0 Villaverde 12´; 1-1 Vernazza 42´]
Millonarios: Cozzi; Pini, Zuluaga; Martínez, Rossi, Benegas; Cazaubón, 
             Villaverde, Di Stéfano, A.Báez, Mourín (Fernández);
River Plate: Carrizo (Fumero); Pérez (Trillini), Soria; N.Yácono, Venini, 
             Ferrari (Tesouro); S.Vernazza, E.Prado, W.Gómez, Labruna, Zárate;
ref: Osorio (Venezuela); att: 35,000]

[Feb 19]
Millonarios    4-0 Rapid Wien
  [1-0 Di Stefano 6´, 2-0 Villaverde 15´, 3-0 Happel (og) 20´,
   4-0  Di Stéfano 35´].
Millonarios: Cozzi; Pini, Zuluaga, Martinez, Benegas, Rossi, Villalba
             (Cazaubon), Villaverde (Avila), Di Stefano, Baez, Mourin (Aragón).
Rapid Wien:  Musil; Gerhart, Happel, Golobic, Dienst, Kafka, R.Korner, 
             Prost, Riegler, Hanappi, A.Korner;
ref: Benito Jackson (Venezuela); att: 32,000;
NB: last match of Alfredo Di Stéfano for Millonarios]

[Feb 21]
Millonarios    4-0 RCD Espanyol

Millonarios won tournament:

 1.Millonarios        6  5  1  0 22- 3 11

Topscorer: Alfredo Di Stéfano

Overview File

1952

1953 (2nd tournament)


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With thanks to Carles Lozano, Frank Ballesteros, Guillermo Ruiz Bonilla and Javier García

Prepared and maintained by Andrés Acosta and Oscar Andrés Pérez Rodríguez for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation

Authors: Andrés Acosta (heyderblue@hotmail.com) and Oscar Andrés Pérez Rodríguez (millonario1946@hotmail.com)
Last updated: 9 Jul 2009

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