1954 FIFA World Cup

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The 1954 FIFA World Cup was a football (soccer) sporting event that was held in Switzerland in 1954. Germany won the trophy after beating Hungary in the final.

Participants[change | change source]

Asia[change | change source]

Europe[change | change source]

North and Central America[change | change source]

South America[change | change source]

Results[change | change source]

Round 1[change | change source]

Group A[change | change source]

Pos Team BRA YUG FRA MEX P W D L GF GA Pts Note
1 Brazil - 1-1 - 5-0 2 1 1 0 6 1 3 Round 2
2 Yugoslavia 1-1 - 1-0 - 2 1 1 0 2 1 3 Round 2
3 France - 0-1 - 3-2 2 1 0 1 3 3 2
4 Mexico 0-5 - 2-3 - 2 0 0 2 2 8 0

Group B[change | change source]

Pos Team HUN FRG TUR KOR P W D L GF GA Pts Note
1 Hungary - 8-3 - 9-0 2 2 0 0 17 3 4 Round 2
2 West Germany 3-8 - 4-1 - 2 1 0 1 7 9 2 Round 2
2 Turkey - 1-4 - 7-0 2 1 0 1 8 4 2
4 Korea Republic 0-9 - 0-7 - 2 0 0 2 0 16 0

Playoff for Round 2

Group C[change | change source]

Pos Team URU AUT TCH SCO P W D L GF GA Pts Note
1 Uruguay - - 2-0 7-0 2 2 0 0 9 0 4 Round 2
2 Austria - - 5-0 1-0 2 2 0 0 6 0 4 Round 2
3 Czechoslovakia 0-2 0-5 - - 2 0 0 2 0 7 0
4 Scotland 0-7 0-1 - - 2 0 0 2 0 8 0

Group D[change | change source]

Pos Team ENG SUI ITA BEL P W D L GF GA Pts Note
1 England - 2-0 - 4-4 2 1 1 0 6 4 3 Round 2
2 Switzerland 0-2 - 2-1 - 2 1 0 1 2 3 2 Round 2
2 Italy - 1-2 - 4-1 2 1 0 1 5 3 2
4 Belgium 4-4 - 1-4 - 2 0 1 1 5 8 1

Playoff for Round 2

Round 2[change | change source]

Quarterfinals[change | change source]

Austria Austria 7 – 5 Switzerland Switzerland
England England 2 – 4 Uruguay Uruguay
Yugoslavia Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia 0 – 2 Germany West Germany
Hungary Hungary 4 – 2 Brazil Brazil

Semifinals[change | change source]

West Germany Germany 6 – 1 Austria Austria
Hungary Hungary 4 – 2 (a.e.t.) Uruguay Uruguay

3rd place[change | change source]

Austria Austria 3 – 1 Uruguay Uruguay

Final[change | change source]

West Germany Germany 3 – 2 Hungary Hungary

West Germany won the championship for the 1st time. In Germany the final is called Das Wunder von Bern (The Miracle of Berne) because of the unexpected win over the largely favoured Hungary.

References[change | change source]

FIFA