Opponents: vs AC Milan
Venue: Roosevelt Stadium, Jersey City
Referee: Mr G Dienst (Switzerland)
Comments: Milan had just defeated SV Hamburg of Germany 2-0 in in the 1968 European Cup Winners Cup final in Rotterdam.
Manager: Jock Stein
Team: Simpson, Cattanach, O’Neill, Murdoch, McNeill, Clark, Chalmers (Quinn), Brogan, Wallace, Gallagher (McBride), Lennox.
Manager: Nereo ROCCO
Team: Belli, Noletti (Giocomini), Schnellinger, Signorelli, Maldini, Trappattoni, Hamrin (Rognoni), D’Alessi, Sormani, Angellilo, Golin.