Tournament Details



Details:
Host country: Italy
Dates: 27-May-1934 to 10-June-1934
Teams: 16

Stages:
Round 16 Team Playoff
Playoffs

Qualification:
      Countries qualified       Country failed to qualify       Countries that did not enter       Country not a member
Notes:
  • The first World Cup to include a qualification stage.

  • Team Placing:
    Placing Team Starting ELO Rating Current ELO Rating GF GA GD Region
    1 Italy 1973 2173 (+200) 12 3 9 UEFA
    2 Czechoslovakia 1846 1942 (+96) 9 6 3 UEFA
    3 Germany 1800 1889 (+89) 11 8 3 UEFA
    4 Austria 2048 1957 (-91) 7 7 0 UEFA
    5 Spain 1935 1973 (+38) 4 3 1 UEFA
    5 Hungary 1830 1854 (+24) 5 4 1 UEFA
    5 Sweden 1731 1771 (+40) 4 4 0 UEFA
    5 Switzerland 1613 1650 (+37) 5 5 0 UEFA
    9 Argentina 2065 1978 (-87) 2 3 -1 CONMEBOL
    9 Brazil 1939 1863 (-76) 1 3 -2 CONMEBOL
    9 USA 1784 1696 (-88) 1 7 -6 CONCACAF
    9 Egypt 1716 1665 (-51) 2 4 -2 CAF
    9 Netherlands 1701 1639 (-62) 2 3 -1 UEFA
    9 Romania 1643 1619 (-24) 1 2 -1 UEFA
    9 France 1615 1607 (-8) 2 3 -1 UEFA
    9 Belgium 1544 1507 (-37) 2 5 -3 UEFA
    Top goal scorers:

    5 goals Oldrich Nejedlý
    4 goals Angelo Schiavio
    4 goals Edmund Conen
    3 goals Leopold Kielholz
    3 goals Raimundo Orsi
    2 goals Abdelrahman Fawzi
    2 goals Antonín Puc
    2 goals Bernard Voorhoof
    2 goals Ernst Lehner
    2 goals Géza Toldi
    2 goals Giovanni Ferrari
    2 goals Giuseppe Meazza
    2 goals Johann Horvath
    2 goals José Iraragorri
    2 goals Karl Hohmann
    2 goals Sven Jonasson
    1 goal Alberto Galateo
    1 goal Aldo Donelli
    1 goal André Abegglen
    1 goal Anton Schall
    1 goal Enrique Guaita
    1 goal Ernesto Belis
    1 goal František Svoboda
    1 goal Georges Verriest
    1 goal Gösta Dunker
    1 goal György Sárosi
    1 goal Isidro Lángara
    1 goal Jean Nicolas
    1 goal Jeno Vincze
    1 goal Jirí Sobotka
    1 goal Josef Bican
    1 goal Karl Sesta
    1 goal Karl Zischek
    1 goal Kick Smit
    1 goal Knut Kroon
    1 goal Leen Vente
    1 goal Leônidas
    1 goal Luis Regueiro
    1 goal Matthias Sindelar
    1 goal Otto Siffling
    1 goal Pál Teleki
    1 goal Rudolf Noack
    1 goal Stanislaus Kobierski
    1 goal Stefan Dobay
    1 goal Willy Jäggi