1956 Taça de Portugal Final

1956 Taça de Portugal Final
Event 1955–66 Taça de Portugal
Date 27 May 1956
Venue Estádio Nacional, Oeiras
Referee Hermínio Soares (Lisbon)[1]

The 1956 Taça de Portugal Final was the final match of the 1955–56 Taça de Portugal, the 16th season of the Taça de Portugal, the premier Portuguese football cup competition organized by the Portuguese Football Federation (FPF). The match was played on 27 May 1956 at the Estádio Nacional in Oeiras, and opposed two Primeira Liga sides: Porto and Torreense. Porto defeated Torreense 2–0 to claim their first Taça de Portugal.[2]



27 May 1956
Porto 2 0 Torreense
Hernâni  3', 57' (pen.) (Report)
Estádio Nacional, Oeiras
Referee: Hermínio Soares (Lisbon)[1]
GK1 Portugal Manuel Pinho
DF Portugal Miguel Arcanjo
DF Portugal Osvaldo Cambalacho
DF Portugal Virgílio
MF Brazil Gastão Gonçalves
MF Portugal José Maria Pedroto (c)
MF Portugal Monteiro da Costa
FW Portugal Carlos Duarte
FW Portugal Fernando Perdigão
FW Brazil Jaburú
FW Portugal Hernâni
Brazil Dorival Knippel
GK1 Portugal António Gama
DF Portugal Joaquim Fernandes
DF Portugal Amílar Silva (c)
MF Portugal António Bernardo
MF Portugal Américo Belen
MF Portugal Juan Forneri
MF Portugal Carlos Alberto
MF Portugal José da Costa
FW Portugal João Mendonça
FW Portugal Fernando Mendonça
FW Portugal José Gonçalves
Argentina Oscar Tellechea
1955–56 Taça de Portugal Winners
1st Title
Match officials
  • Assistant referees:
  • Fourth official:
Match rules
  • 90 minutes.
  • 30 minutes of extra time if necessary.


  1. 1 2 "FC Porto 2-0 Torreense". ZeroZero. Retrieved 4 March 2014.
  2. "Taça de Portugal 1955/1956 - Final" [Cup of Portugal 1955/1956 - Final]. ForaDeJogo. Retrieved 4 March 2014.
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