|Colorized picture of Benitez at Milan|
Victor Benitez - Matches and goals in European Cups.Matches 1-4 with AC Milan. Matches 5-7 with AS Roma.
Champions Cup 1962-1963
1. Dundee FC (H, T, 90) 5-1
2. Dundee FC (A, T, 90) 0-1
3. SL Benfica (N, T, 90) 2-1
Inter-cities Fairs Cup 1964-1965
4. RC Strasbourg (A, T, 90) 0-2
Inter-cities Fairs Cup 1965-1966
5. Chelsea FC (A, T, 90) 1-4
6. Chelsea FC (H, T, 90) 0-0
Cup Winners Cup 1969-1970
7. Gornik Zabrze (A, S, 46) 1-1
Results by season:
1962-1963: Winner of the European Champions Cup over Benfica.
1964-1965: eliminated by RC Strasbourg in the First Round of the Fairs Cup.
1965-1966: eliminated in the First Round of the Fairs Cup by Chelsea.
1969-1970: eliminated on coin toss in the Semi-finals of the Cup Winners Cup against Zabrze. Benitez only played in that tie-breaker game (3rd match). Manchester City win in Final.
Best results and stats:
Winner of the Champions Cup in 1963.
Semi-finalist of the Cup Winners Cup in 1970.
3 matches/ 0 goals in Champions Cup. 1 match/ 0 goals in Cup Winners Cup. 3 matches/ 0 goals in the Fairs Cup.
Intercontinental Cup 1963
1. Santos FC (A*, T, 90) 0-1
*: match played at Maracana. It was the third match or tie-breaker.
1 match/ 0 goals, no titles in Intercontinental Cup.
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VIDEOS : Wembley, 1963 European Cup Final Milan v Benfica. Highlights and full game.