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World Cup 1938 – France

World Cup – France 1938

First Round ¦ Quarter Finals ¦ Semi Finals ¦ Final ¦ Top Scorers

The third World Cup was played in France as Europe prepared for
World War I. Only fifteen teams took part as Austria, who had qualified, was
consumed by Hitler’s Germany. Brazil were the only team to travel from South
America, Cuba came from North America and the Dutch East Indies (Indonesia) came
from Asia.

First Round

Switzerland 1-1 Germany (aet) & Switzerland 4-2 Germany
Cuba 3-3 Romania (aet) & Cuba 2-1 Romania (replay) Toulouse
Hungary 6-0 Dutch East Indies Reims
France 3-1 Belgium Paris
Czechoslovakia 3-0 Holland (aet) Le Havre
Brazil 6-5 Poland (aet) Strasbourg
Italy 2-1 Norway (aet) Marseille
Sweden (Bye – Austria annexed by Germany)  

Quarter Finals

Sweden 8-0 Cuba Antibes
Hungary 2-0 Switzerland Lille
Italy 3-1 France Paris
Brazil 1-1 Czechoslovakia (aet) & Brazil 2-1 Czechoslovakia

Semi Finals

Italy 2-1 Brazil Marseille
Hungary 5-1 Sweden Paris

Third Place Play-off

Brazil 4-2 Sweden Bordeaux


Italy 4-2 Hungary   Stade de Colombes, Paris
Colaussi 2,Piola 2.


  Att. 45,000Referee: George Capdeville (Fra)

H/T: 3-1

World Cup 1938 – Top Scorers

Name Country Goals
Leonidas Brazil 8
Gyorgy Sarosi Hungary 5
Gyula Zsengeller Hungary 5
Silvio Piola Italy 5
Gino Colaussi Italy 4
Ernest Wilimowski Poland 4
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