1963 Ampol Cup Results

written by John Punshon
Sources: The Age, Il Globo, Neos Kosmos, Soccer World, The Sporting Globe, The Sun

Home TeamvAway Team
Group A
Saturday, January 19, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground. Att: 12,800 (dh).
JUST
Line-up included: Rozanic (Steve Jankovic 46'), Rale Rasic, Frank Micic, Billy Rice, Emio Marinovic & Vero Mladenovic.
0-0Hakoah
Line-up included: Ken Waugh, Sid Thomas & Bobby Adams.
Saturday, January 19, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground. Att: 12,800 (dh).
South Melbourne Hellas
Line-up included: Takis Xanthopoulos, George Papadopoulos, Basil Kourkoulakos, Ieremiadis, John Margaritis, Adonni Hatzileftheriou, Boulis Kambouropoulos, John Bedford & Peter Barbalias.
0-0Maribyrnong-Polonia
Line-up included: Bruno Putkowski, Kaz Szygalski, Vic Janczyk, Stan Sklarek, Eddie Zientara, Joe Browarski, Jackie Dudon, Eddie Jankowski & Mike Jurecki.
Saturday, February 2, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground. Att: 10,000 (dh).
Hakoah
Line-up included: Del Mannering & Alan Villers.
0-1Maribyrnong-Polonia
Line-up included: Bruno Putkowski, Vic Janczyk, Ziggy Gross & Mike Jurecki.
Goal: Jurecki
Saturday, February 2, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground. Att: 10,000 (dh).
South Melbourne Hellas
Karpousas, Takis Xanthopoulos, Jim Mantarakis, George Papadopoulos, Basil Kourkoulakos, Ieremiadis, Peter Barbalias, Adonni Hatzileftheriou, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Ted Smith, John Bedford.
Goals: Kamboropoulos, Hatzileftheriou
2-1JUST
Line-up included: Rale Rasic, Grego, Frank Micic, Billy Rice, Milenko Rusmir, Van der Poel, Jagodic, Vero Mladenovic & Njegus.
Goal: Van der Poel
Saturday, February 16, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground. Att: 10,000 (dh).
Maribyrnong-Polonia
Line-up included: Bruno Putkowski & Mike Jurecki,
Goals: Jurecki x 2
2-0JUST
Line-up included: Steve Jankovic.
Saturday, February 16, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground. Att: 10,000 (dh).
Hakoah
Line-up included: Del Mannering & Ken Waugh.
0-1South Melbourne Hellas
Line-up included: Takis Xanthopoulos, Jim Mantarakis, Peter Barbalias, Adonni Hatzileftheriou, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Ted Smith & John Bedford.
Goal: Hatzileftheriou
Group B
Saturday, January 26, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground. Att: 9,000. (dh).
Ringwood-Wilhelmina
Line-up included: Erasmus, Sid Steele, Frank Stoffels & Paul Sas.
Goals: Stoffels, Erasmus, Sas, Steele
4-1Juventus
Line-up included: Pagotto.
Goal: Pagotto
Saturday, January 26, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground. Att: 9,000. (dh).
Slavia-Port Melbourne
Line-up included: Jim Balish, Nigel Shepherd, John Crabb, George Biritz & Gerdan.
0-6George Cross
Line-up included: Eddie Sacco, Kurt Schroeder, Vince Muscat, Pat McKenna, Bill Binnie, Archie Campbell, Marshall Gibb, Fred Abela, Don Hodgson & Bill Copeland.
Goals: Gibb x 2, Hodgson, Abela, Campbell, Copeland
Saturday, February 9, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Ringwood-Wilhelmina
Line-up included: Hans Petersen, Frank Stoffels, Tjibbe Keuken & Paul Sas.
Goals: Stoffels x 2, Sas
3-0Slavia-Port Melbourne
Saturday, February 9, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground. February 9, 1963.
Juventus
Martin Beurcht, Wally Patterson, Bressan, Reg Griggs, Zavattiero, Demetrie, Enzo Bottari, Acunzo, Dino De Marchi, Hatzigeorgiou, Pagotto.
Goals: Bottari, Pagotto, De Marchi
3-5George Cross
Eddie Azzopardi, Bill Binnie (Kurt Schroeder), Fred Falzon, Pat McKenna, Vince Muscat, Joe Falzon, Archie Campbell, Marshall Gibbs, Fred Abela, Dimech, Bill Copeland.
Goals: Abela x 2, Copeland, Gibb, Campbell
Saturday, February 23, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground.
George Cross
Line-up included: Eddie Azzopardi, Kurt Schroeder, Fred Falzon, Pat McKenna, Tommy Anderson, Archie Campbell, Fred Abela, Don Hodgson & Bill Copeland.
Goal: Abela
1-1Ringwood-Wilhelmina
Line-up included: Leo Janssen, Melville Luyt, Bill Godthelp, Brouwer, Sis Steele, Tjibbe Keuken & Franz Van Balkom.
Goal: Van Balkom
Saturday, February 23, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Juventus
Colla, Vacirca, Bressan, Reg Griggs, Zavattiero, Hatzigeorgiou, Zonta, Frank Barbazza, Dino De Marchi, Acunzo, Pagotto.
Goals: De Marchi x 2, Pagotto, Acunzo
4-3Slavia-Port Melbourne
Line-up included: Johnny Sanchez, Joe Haasz, Gerdan &George Biritz.
Goals: Gerdan x 2, Haasz
Semi-Finals
Saturday, March 2, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground. Att: 10,000.
South Melbourne Hellas
Karpousas, Takis Xanthopoulos, Jim Mantarakis, George Papadopoulos, Basil Kourkoulakos, Ieremiadis, Boulis Kambouropoulos, John Margaritis, Adonni Hatzileftheriou, Ted Smith, John Bedford.
Goals: Papadopoulos x 2, Hatzileftheriou
3-0Ringwood-Wilhelmina
Line-up included: Dick Van Alphen, Brouwer & Hans Petersen.
Saturday, March 9, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Maribyrnong-Polonia
Bruno Putkowski, Marian Gasior, Kaz Szygalski, Vic Janczyk, Ziggy Gross, Eddie Zientara, Lolly Vella, Mike Mroczkowski, Eddie Jankowski, Jackie Dudon, Mike Jurecki.
Goals: Zientara 2, Janczyk 20pk, Mrosczkowski 59
3-0George Cross
Eddie Azzopardi, Eddie Sacco, Fred Falzon, Don Hodgson Vince Muscat, Tommy Anderson, Marshall Gibb, Billy Dalli (Joe Falzon ht), Fred Abela, Tony Cassar, Archie Campbell.
Consolation Final (3rd/4th Place)
Saturday, March 23, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground. Att: 4,137.
Ringwood-Wilhelmina
Leo Janssen, Peter Brouwer, Dick Stobbe, Tjibbe Keuken, Dick Van Alphen, Hub Vluegels, Erasmus, Tony Lockhurst, Frank Stoffels, Sid Steele, Franz Van Balkom.
Goals: Erasmus, Van Alphen
2-3George Cross
Norm Hobson, Eddie Sacco, Fred Falzon, Don Hodgson Vince Muscat, Tommy Anderson, Dimech (Joe Falzon ht), Billy Dalli, Marshall Gibb, Tony Cassar, Archie Campbell..
Goals: Gibb x 2, Cassar
Ampol Cup Final 1963
Saturday, March 23, 1963. South Melbourne Cricket Ground. Att: 17,000. Referee: Luigi Cadelli.
South Melbourne Hellas
Line-up included: Karpousas, Jim Mantarakis, George Papadopoulos, Ieremiadis, Tsolakis, John Margaritis, Ted Smith & John Bedford (Mike Mandalis).
After extra time
0-1Maribyrnong-Polonia
Line-up included: Bruno Putkowski, Marian Gasior, Vic Janczyk, Eddie Zientara, Lolly Vella, Jackie Dudon & Mike Mroczkowski.
Goal: Mrosczkowski 98
After extra time