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 | edit source]

Asia[change | edit source]

Europe[change | edit source]

North and Central America[change | edit source]

South America[change | edit source]

Results[change | edit source]

Round 1[change | edit source]

Group A[change | edit 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 | edit 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 | edit 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 | edit 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 | edit source]

Quarterfinals[change | edit 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 | edit source]

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

3rd place[change | edit source]

Austria Austria 3 – 1 Uruguay Uruguay

Final[change | edit 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 | edit source]

FIFA