1934 FIFA World Cup

1934 FIFA World Cup
World's Cup[1]
Campionato Mondiale di Calcio
Tournament details
Host countryItaly
Dates27 May – 10 June (15 days)
Teams16 (from 4 confederations)
Venue(s)8 (in 8 host cities)
Final positions
Champions23x15px Italy (Script error: No such module "Ordinal". title)
Runners-up23x15px Czechoslovakia
Third place23x15px Germany
Fourth place23x15px Austria
Tournament statistics
Matches played17
Goals scored70 (4.12 per match)
Attendance363,000 (21,353 per match)
Top scorer(s)TCHborder|20px|class=noviewer|baseline|Flagge TCH Oldřich Nejedlý (5 goals)
Best playerKingdom of Italyborder|20px|class=noviewer|baseline|Flagge Kingdom of Italy Giuseppe Meazza[2]
1930
1938

The 1934 FIFA World Cup was a football (soccer) sporting event that was held in Italy in 1934. Italy won the trophy after beating Czechoslovakia in the final.

Participants

Africa

Europe

North and Central America

South America

Results

First Round Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                           
27 May – Rome            
 23x15px Italy  7
31 May – Florence
(replayed 1 June)
 23x15px United States  1  
 23x15px Italy  1 (1)
27 May – Genoa
   23x15px Spain  1 (0)  
 23x15px Spain  3
3 June – Milan
 23x15px Brazil  1  
 23x15px Italy  1
27 May – Turin
   23x15px Austria  0  
 23x15px Austria (a.e.t.)  3
31 May – Bologna
 23x15px France  2  
 23x15px Austria  2
27 May – Naples
   23x15px Hungary  1  
 23x15px Hungary  4
10 June – Rome
 23x15px Egypt  2  
 23x15px Italy (a.e.t.)  2
27 May – Trieste
   23x15px Czechoslovakia  1
 23x15px Czechoslovakia  2
31 May – Turin
 23x15px Romania  1  
 23x15px Czechoslovakia  3
27 May – Milan
   23x16px  Switzerland  2  
 23x15px Netherlands  2
3 June – Rome
 23x16px  Switzerland  3  
 23x15px Czechoslovakia  3
27 May – Florence
   23x15px Germany  1   Third place
 23x15px Germany  5
31 May – Milan 7 June – Naples
 23x15px Belgium  2  
 23x15px Germany  2  23x15px Germany  3
27 May – Bologna
   23x15px Sweden  1    23x15px Austria  2
 23x15px Sweden  3
 23x15px Argentina  2  

Final

23x15px Italy won the championship.

References

  1. FIFA book of statutes, Roma 1934, prtd. Gebr. Fey & Kratz, Zürich, FIFA internal libray no. C br. 18, 1955.
  2. "World Cup Best Players (Golden Ball)". Topend Sports. Retrieved 23 June 2018.