|Date||26 November 1996|
|Venue||National Stadium, Tokyo|
|Man of the Match||Alessandro Del Piero (Juventus)|
|Referee||Márcio Rezende de Freitas (Brazil)|
The 1996 Intercontinental Cup was a football match played on November 26, 1996, between Juventus, winners of the 1995–96 UEFA Champions League, and River Plate, winners of the 1996 Copa Libertadores. The match was played at the National Stadium in Tokyo. It was Juventus' third appearance into the competition, after the defeat in 1973 and the victory in 1985 against Argentinos Juniors, whereas it was River Plate's second appearance after the victory in 1986 against Steaua Bucharest.
|Del Piero 81'||Report|
Man of the Match:
- 1995–96 UEFA Champions League
- 1996 Copa Libertadores
- Club Atlético River Plate in international football competitions
- Juventus F.C. in international football competitions
- "Toyota Cup - Most Valuable Player of the Match Award". Archived from the original on 14 April 2009. Retrieved 2009-05-05.