Thursday, February 3, 2011

Cup Winners' Cup 1978 1979 FC Barcelona Fortuna Düsseldorf

St. Jakob Stadium, Bâle
16 may 1979
Attendance : 58 000
Referee : Károly Palotai
The final soon caught fire. José Vicente Sánchez put Barcelona ahead after five minutes only for Klaus Allofs to reply three minutes later. Asensi restored the Catalans’ lead just after the half-hour, but Seel made it 2-2 four minutes before the break. No goals were scored in the second half, but thoughts of a drab, fear-ridden extra-time soon vanished. Rexach sent the Catalan fans wild with a goal after 104 minutes and Krankl seemed to have delivered the coup de grâce when he made it 4-2 . But, back came the Germans with a 114th-minute goal by Seel which had Barcelona hanging on for the final whistle...

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FC Barcelona put a Spanish name on the trophy for the first time in 17 years, beating Fortuna Düsseldorf in a magnificent final. With Johan Neeskens’ midfield aggression and with Juan Manuel Asensi and Carles Rexach offering creative support to Austrian striker Hans Krankl, Barcelona were a formidable outfit.



  1. Cest le même arbitre que pour la finale de C1 entre les verts et le bayern en 1976.