NAPLES, Jun. 7, 1934 (AMP) — Italy 1934 : Germany secured the consolation of third place at the 1934 FIFA World Cup with a 3-2 win against Austria (halftime: 3-1) on Thursday night at the Stadio Giorgio Ascarelli in Naples.
World Cup 1934 Facts & Figures
- Dates: 27 May 1934 – 10 June 1934
- 2nd edition
- Teams: 16
- Matches played: 17
- Goals scored: 70
- Most goals scored in a match: 8
ROME, Jun. 10, 1934 (AMP) — Italy 1934 : Italy claimed the FIFA World Cup crown courtesy of a 2-1 extra time victory over Czechoslovakia (following a 1-1 draw in regulation) in the final on Sunday afternoon at the Stadio Nazionale del PNF in Rome.
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1934 World Cup Finals
The 16 teams qualified for the 1934 FIFA World Cup:
1934 World Cup Qualification