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1972 UEFA Cup Final - 1st Leg

Wolves 1 Tottenham 2

Att: 38,362

Spurs Team: 1.Pat Jennings, 2.Joe Kinnear, 3.Cyril Knowles, 4.Alan Mullery, 5.Mike England, 6.Phil Beal, 7.Alan Gilzean, 8.Steve Perryman, 9.Martin Chivers, 10.Martin Peters, 11.Ralph Coates (12.John Pratt 73)

Spurs Scorer(s): Martin Chivers (2)

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1972 UEFA Cup Final

1972 UEFA Cup Final - 2nd Leg

Tottenham 1 Wolves 1

Att: 54,303

Spurs Team: 1.Pat Jennings, 2.Joe Kinnear, 3.Cyril Knowles, 4.Alan Mullery, 5.Mike England, 6.Phil Beal, 7.Alan Gilzean, 8.Steve Perryman, 9.Martin Chivers, 10.Martin Peters, 11.Ralph Coates. Subs (not used): 14. Terry Naylor, 15. John Pratt, 16. Jimmy Pearce, 17.Barry Daines

Spurs Scorer(s): Alan Mullery

Match Report:Not only was the 1972 UEFA Cup Final the first ever UEFA Cup football tournament, it was the first (and to dat) only all English final.

Spurs won the tie 3–2 on aggregate. A 2–1 victory away from home in the first leg proved decisive for them, with Martin Chivers scoring a remarkable late winner, firing in an unstoppable shot from 25 yards. They then held Wolves to a 1–1 draw in the second leg to win the competition.

Spurs Route to Final: First Round - Keflavik v SPURS 1-6, 0-9. Second Round - Nantes v SPURS 0-0,1-0. Third Roound - SPURS v Rapid Bucharest 3-0, 2-0. Quarter Final - UT Arad v SPURS 0-2,1-1. Semi Final - SPURS v AC Milan 2-1, 1-1

1972 UEFA Cup Final footage