1970 Ampol Cup Results

written by John Punshon
Sources: The Age, Neos Kosmos,Soccer News, The Sun

Home Team v Away Team
Group A (?)
Friday, January 9, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 7,000 (dh).
Footscray JUST
Line-up included: Billy Rice, Slobodan Zoraja & Tom Stankovic.
Goals: Zoraja, Rice
2 - 1 Ringwood City
Line-up included: Friek Torcque.
Goal: Torcque
Friday, January 16, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 7,351 (dh).
Hakoah
Line-up included: Sam Tarascio (Peter Mur). Coach: Ted Smith.
0 - 3 South Melbourne Hellas
Dick Stephens, David Kelly, Don Kyriazis, John Bedford, Steve Walker, David High, Ulysses Kokkinos, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Ernie Ackerley, Jim Armstrong, David Gorrie. Coach: Lou Brocic.
Goals: Gorrie x 2, Armstrong
Friday, January 23, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 5,138 (dh).
Footscray JUST
Line-up included: Slobdan Lukic, Frank Micic & Slobodan Zoraja.
Goals: Lukic, Micic, Zoraya
3 - 2 Hakoah
Line-up included: Dennis Panther & Sam Dragojevic. Coach: Ted Smith.
Goals: Panther, Dragojevic
Friday, January 30, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 7,144 (dh).
South Melbourne Hellas
Dick Stephens, David Kelly, Don Kyriazis, John Bedford, Steve Walker, David High, Laraman, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Ernie Ackerley, Jim Armstrong, David Gorrie. Coach: Lou Brocic.
Goals: Armstrong x 2 Gorrie
3 - 0 Ringwood City
Line-up included: Brian Edgley & Wim Spiekerman.
Friday, February 6, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 6,987 (dh).
Footscray JUST
Line-up included: Billy Rice, Milan Mihajlovic, Geoff Evans, Tom Stankovic & Branko Buljevic.
Goals: Buljevic 85, 89
2 - 0 South Melbourne
Dick Stephens, David Kelly, Nonios Kyriazis, John Bedford, Steve Walker, David High, Laraman, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Ernie Ackerley, Jim Armstrong, David Gorrie. Coach: Lou Brocic.
Friday, February 13, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne.
Ringwood City
0 - 2 Hakoah
Line-up included: Gordon Cameron & Terry Lane.
Goals: Cameron 2, Lane 32
Group B (?)
Friday, January 9, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 7,000 (dh).
Polonia
Line-up included: Ziggy Szalinski, Jim Malloy, David Closs, Jim Millar & Henry Siwka. Coach: Kaz Kowalec.
Goals: Siwka x 2
2 - 1 Juventus
Line-up included: John Pryde.
Goal: Pryde
Friday, January 16, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 7,351 (dh).
Lions
Line-up included: Bobby Evans, Hugh Murney, Joe Keenan, Colin Horner, Mike Starczak & Jimmy Smart. Coach: Hugh Murney.
Goals: Smart, Starczak
2 - 2 Croatia
Line-up included: Billy McIntyre & Billy Vojtek. Coach: Mike Kiss.
Goals: McIntyre, Vojtek
Friday, January 23, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 5,138 (dh).
Juventus
Line-up included: Bryan Thomson & Gareth Salisbury. Coach: Tony Boggi.
Goals: B Thomson x 2, Salisbury
3 - 0 Lions
Friday, January 30, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 7,144 (dh)
Croatia
Line-up included: Mike Kovacek (Dieter Voigt), Joe Rahjer & Jim Mackay. Coach: Mike Kiss.
Goals: Rahjer x 2, Mackay
3 - 2 Polonia
Line-up included: Kaz Kowalec & Jim Malloy. Coach: Kaz Kowalec.
Goals: Kowalec, Malloy
Friday, February 6, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 6,987 (dh).
Lions
Line-up included: Jimmy Smart & Joe Keenan. Coach: Hugh Murney.
0 - 2 Polonia
Line-up included: Henry Siwka & Jim Malloy. Coach: Kaz Kowalec
Goals: Siwka, Malloy
Friday, February 13, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne.
Juventus
Line-up included: Jack Reilly, Jock Goodwin, George Kinnell, Bobby Thomson, Bryan Thomson, Alistair Sandison, Tommy McColl .& Gareth Salisbury. Coach: Tony Boggi.
Goal: B Thomson 15
1 - 1 Croatia
Line-up included: Jimmy Mackay & Billy McIntyre. Coach: Mike Kiss.
Goal: Mackay 64
Semi-Finals
Friday, February 20, 1970. Olympic Park, Att: 6,617. Referee: Bernie Finnegan.
Footscray JUST
Line-up included: Jimmy Milisavljevic, Doug Utjesenovic, Tom Stankovic (Mate Dasovic 91), Frank Micic, Slobodan Zoraya & Branko Buljevic.
Goals: Micic 29, 56, Zoraja 31, 100, Buljevic ??pK
After extra time
5 - 3 Croatia
Line-up included: Dieter Voigt, Frank Bot, Joe Rahjer, Horst Rau (sent off 58), Hugh Gunn (David Williamson 91), Terry Hargreaves, Billy McIntyre, Billy Vojtek, Jimmy Mackay & Brian Williams.
Goals: Hargreaves 25, Mackay 49, Williams 73
After extra time
Friday, February 27, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 6,990. Referee: Bob Randall.
South Melbourne Hellas
Dick Stephens, David Kelly, Don Kyriazis, John Bedford, Steve Walker, David High, David Gorrie, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Jim Armstrong, Ernie Ackerley, Geoff Gould. Coach: Lou Brocic.
Goals: Ackerley 1, 15, Armstrong 60
3 - 0 Polonia
Line-up included: Jimmy Millar.
1970 Ampol Cup Final
Friday, March 6, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 10,172. Referee: Roger Lamb.
South Melbourne Hellas
Dick Stephens, David Kelly, Don Kyriazis, John Bedford, Steve Walker, David High, David Gorrie, Boulis Kambouropoulos, Jim Armstrong, Ernie Ackerley, Geoff Gould. Coach: Lou Brocic.
Goal: Rice 78og
1 - 1 Footscray JUST
Jim Milisavljevic, Doug Utjesenovic, Milenko Rusmir, Frank Micic, Billy Rice, Cedo Cirkovic, Slobodan Zoraja, Geoff Evans, Slobodan Lukic, Tom Stankovic, Branko Buljevic.
Goal: Zoraja 80
1970 Ampol Cup Final Replay
Friday, March 13, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Att: 6.766.
South Melbourne Hellas
Dick Stephens, David Kelly, Don Kyriazis, John Bedford, Steve Walker, David High, David Gorrie, Boulis Kambouropoulos (Ulysses Kokkinos 65), Jim Armstrong, Ernie Ackerley, Geoff Gould. Coach: Lou Brocic.
Goals: Ackerley, Gorrie, Armstrong
3 - 2 Footscray JUST
Jim Milisavljevic, Doug Utjesenovic, Milenko Rusmir, Frank Micic, Billy Rice, Cedo Cirkovic, Slobodan Zoraja, Geoff Evans, Slobodan Lukic, Tom Stankovic, Branko Buljevic.
Goals: Lukic, Cirkovic
Inter-City Cup Final 1st Leg
Sunday, April 5, 1970. Wentworth Park, Sydney. Att: 8,429.
APIA
Line-up included: Jim Sambrook, Stan Forster, Fil Bottalico, Danny McKinnon & Billy McGillivray.
Goals: McKinnon 75, 80, McGillivray 58
3 - 2 South Melbourne
Line-up included: Dick Stephens, David High, Ulysses Kokkinos & Jim Armstrong. Coach: Lou Brocic.
Goals: Kokkinos 23pk, Armstrong 86
Inter-City Cup Final - 2nd Leg
Friday, May 8, 1970. Olympic Park, Melbourne. Referee: Roger Lamb.
South Melbourne
Line-up included: David High. Coach: Lou Brocic.
Goal: High 90
1 - 1 APIA
Line-up included: Stan Ackerley (sent off) & Archie Blue.
Goal: Blue
APIA won on aggregate 4-3