1954 FIFA World Cup – Facts and Stats

List of 16 qualified teams for the final tournament


qualified teams - World Cup1954

Stadiums


Wankdorf Stadium, Bern

Wankdorf Stadium, Bern – Capacity: 64600

St. Jakob Stadium, Basel

St. Jakob Stadium, Basel – Capacity: 54800

Stade Olympique de la Pontaise Stadium, Lausanne

Stade Olympique de la Pontaise Stadium, Lausanne – Capacity: 50300


Charmilles Stadium, Geneva

Charmilles Stadium, Geneva – Capacity: 36000

Cornaredo Stadium, Lugano

Cornaredo Stadium, Lugano – Capacity: 35800

Hardturm Stadium, Zurich

Hardturm Stadium, Zurich – Capacity: 34800


Group stage


Group 1


Group 1 standings


1954 World Cup Group 1

16 June 1954 – Brazil vs Mexico


Charmilles Stadium, Geneva
Attendance: 13,470
Referee: Raymon Wyssling (Switzerland)


Brazil5–0Mexico
Baltazar 23′
Didi 30′
Pinga 34′43′
Julinho 69′

16 June 1954 – Yugoslavia vs France


Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne
Attendance: 16,000
Referee: Benjamin Griffiths (Wales)


Yugoslavia1–0France
Milutinović 15′

19 June 1954 – Brazil vs Yugoslavia


Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne
Attendance: 24,637
Referee: Charlie Faultless (Scotland)


Brazil1–1 (a.e.t.)Yugoslavia
Didi 69′Zebec 48′

19 June 1954 – France vs Mexico


Charmilles Stadium, Geneva
Attendance: 19,000
Referee: Manuel Asensi (Spain)

France3–2Mexico
Vincent 19′
Cárdenas 46′ (o.g.)
Kopa 88′ (pen.)
Lamadrid 54′
Balcázar 85′

Group 2


Group 2 standings


1954 World Cup Group 2

17 June 1954 – West Germany vs Turkey


Wankdorf Stadium, Bern
Attendance: 28,000
Referee: Jose da Costa Vieira (Portugal)


West Germany4–1Turkey
Schäfer 14′
Klodt 52′
O. Walter 60′
Morlock 84′
Suat 2′

17 June 1954 – Hungary vs South Korea


Hardturm Stadium, Zürich
Attendance: 13,000
Referee: Raymond Vincenti (France)


Hungary9–0South Korea
Puskás 12′89′
Lantos 18′
Kocsis 24′36′50′
Czibor 59′
Palotás 75′83′

20 June 1954 – Hungary vs West Germany


St. Jakob Stadium, Basel
Attendance: 56,000
Referee: William Ling (England)


Hungary8–3West Germany
Kocsis 3′21′69′78′
Puskás 17′
Hidegkuti 52′54′
J. Tóth 75′
Pfaff 25′
Rahn 77′
Herrmann 84′

20 June 1954 – Turkey vs South Korea


Charmilles Stadium, Geneva
Attendance: 3,541
Referee: Esteban Marino (Uruguay)


Turkey7–0South Korea
Suat 10′30′
Lefter 24′
Burhan 37′64′70′
Erol 76′

23 June 1954 – Play-off: West Germany vs Turkey


Hardturm Stadium, Zürich
Attendance: 17,000
Referee: Raymond Vincenti (France)


West Germany7–2Turkey
O. Walter 7′
Schäfer 12′79′
Morlock 30′60′77′
F. Walter 62′
Mustafa 21′
Lefter 82′

Group 3


Group 3 standings


1954 World Cup Group 3

16 June 1954 – Uruguay vs Czechoslovakia


Wankdorf Stadium, Bern
Attendance: 20,500
Referee: Arthur Ellis (England)


Uruguay2–0Czechoslovakia
Míguez 71′
Schiaffino 84′

16 June 1954 – Austria vs Scotland


Hardturm Stadium, Zürich
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: Laurent Franken (Belgium)


Austria1–0Scotland
Probst 33′

19 June 1954 – Uruguay vs Scotland


St. Jakob Stadium, Basel
Attendance: 34,000
Referee: Vincenzo Orlandini (Italy)


Uruguay7–0Scotland
Borges 17′47′57′
Míguez 30′83′
Abbadie 54′85′

19 June 1954 – Austria vs Czechoslovakia


Hardturm Stadium, Zürich
Attendance: 26,000
Referee: Vasa Stefanovic (Yugoslavia)


Austria5–0Czechoslovakia
Stojaspal 3′65′
Probst 4′21′24′

Group 4


Group 4 standings


1954 World Cup Group 4

17 June 1954 – Switzerland vs Italy


Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne
Attendance: 40,749
Referee: Mario Vianna (Brazil)


Switzerland2–1Italy
Ballaman 18′
Hügi 78′
Boniperti 44′

17 June 1954 – England vs Belgium


St. Jakob Stadium, Basel
Attendance: 14,000
Referee: Emil Schmetzer (West Germany)


England4–4 (a.e.t.)Belgium
Broadis 26′63′
Lofthouse 36′91′
Anoul 5′71′
Coppens 67′
Dickinson 94′ (o.g.)

20 June 1954 – Italy vs Belgium


Cornaredo Stadium, Lugano
Attendance: 24,000
Referee: Carl Erich Steiner (Austria)


Italy4–1Belgium
Pandolfini 41′ (pen.)
Galli 48′
Frignani 58′
Lorenzi 78′
Anoul 81′

20 June 1954 – England vs Switzerland


Wankdorf Stadium, Bern
Attendance: 43,119
Referee: Istvan Zsolt (Hungary)


England2–0Switzerland
Mullen 43′
Wilshaw 69′

23 June 1954 – Play-off: Switzerland vs Italy


St. Jakob Stadium, Basel
Attendance: 28,655
Referee: Benjamin Griffiths (Wales)


Switzerland4–1Italy
Hügi 14′85′
Ballaman 48′
Fatton 90′
Nesti 67′

1954 FIFA World Cup Knockout stage


1954 World Cup knockout stage

Quarter-finals


26 June 1954 – Austria vs Switzerland


Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne
Attendance: 30,340
Referee: Charlie Faultless (Scotland)


Austria7–5Switzerland
Wagner 25′27′53′
A. Körner 26′34′
Ocwirk 32′
Probst 76′
Ballaman 16′39′
Hügi 17′19′60′

26 June 1954 – Uruguay vs England


St. Jakob Stadium, Basel
Attendance: 28,000
Referee: Carl Erich Steiner (Austria)


Uruguay4–2England
Borges 5′
Varela 39′
Schiaffino 46′
Ambrois 78′
Lofthouse 16′
Finney 67′

27 June 1954 – Wesy Germany vs Yugoslavia


Charmilles Stadium, Geneva
Attendance: 17,000
Referee: Istvan Zsolt (Hungary)


West Germany2–0Yugoslavia
Horvat 9′ (o.g.)
Rahn 85′

27 June 1954 – Hungary vs Brazil


Wankdorf Stadium, Bern
Attendance: 40,000
Referee: Arthur Ellis (England)


Hungary4–2Brazil
Hidegkuti 4′
Kocsis 7′88′
Lantos 60′ (pen.)
Djalma Santos 18′ (pen.)
Julinho 65′

Semi-finals


30 June 1954 – West Germany vs Austria


St. Jakob Stadium, Basel
Attendance: 58,000
Referee: Vincenzo Orlandini (Italy)


West Germany6–1Austria
Schäfer 31′
Morlock 47′
F. Walter 54′ (pen.)64′ (pen.)
O. Walter 61′89′
Probst 51′

30 June 1954 – Hungary vs Uruguay


Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne
Attendance: 45,000
Referee: Benjamin Griffiths (Wales)


Hungary4–2 (a.e.t.)Uruguay
Czibor 13′
Hidegkuti 46′
Kocsis 111′116′
Hohberg 75′86′

Third place match


3 July 1954 – Austria vs Uruguay


Hardturm Stadium, Zürich
Attendance: 32,000
Referee: Raymon Wyssling (Switzerland)


Austria3–1Uruguay
Stojaspal 16′ (pen.)
Cruz 59′ (o.g.)
Ocwirk 89′
Hohberg 22′

Final


4 July 1954 – West Germany vs Hungary


Wankdorf Stadium, Bern
Attendance: 62,500
Referee: William Ling (England)


West Germany3–2Hungary
Morlock 10′
Rahn 18′84′
Puskás 6′
Czibor 8′

Sguads


West Germany

1 Toni Turek
7 Josef Posipal
10 Werner Liebrich
3 Werner Kohlmeyer
6 Horst Eckel
8 Karl Mai
13 Max Morlock
16 Fritz Walter (c)
12 Helmut Rahn
15 Ottmar Walter
20 Hans Schafer

Manager: Sepp Herberger

Hungary

1 Gyula Grosics
2 Jeno Buzanszky
3 Gyula Lorant
4 Mihaly Lantos
5 Jozsef Bozsik
6 Jozsef Zakarias
9 Nandor Hidegkuti
11 Zoltan Czibor
20 Mihaly Toth
8 Sandor Kocsis
10 Ferenc Puskas (c)

Manager: Gusztav Sebes


World Cup 1954 top goalscorers


11 goals


Sandor Kocsis – Hungary


6 goals


Erich Probst – Austria

Josef Hugi – Switzerland

Max Morlock – West Germany


4 goals


Nandor Hidegkuti – Hungary

Ferenc Puskas – Hungary

Robert Ballaman – Switzerland

Carlos Borges – Uruguay

Helmut Rahn – West Germany

Hans Schafer – West Germany

Ottmar Walter – West Germany


3 goals


Ernst Stojaspal – Austria

Theodor Wagner – Austria

Leopold Anoul – Belgium

Nat Lofthouse – England

Zoltan Czibor – Hungary

Burhan Sargun – Turkey

Suat Mamat – Turkey

Juan Hohberg – Uruguay

Oscar Miguez – Uruguay

Fritz Walter – West Germany