Austria beats Hungary to advance to World Cup semifinals

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BOLOGNA, May. 31, 1934 (AMP) — Italy 1934 : Austria reached the semifinals of the 1934 FIFA World Cup with a 2-1 win against Hungary (halftime: 1-0) on Thursday afternoon at the Stadio Littoriale in Bologna.

Austria dominated the first half thanks to a goal scored by forward Johann Horvath in the 8th minute. Leading 1-0 at the break, the Austrians further widened their lead in the second period with a goal by Zischek in the 51st minute.

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Austria at the World Cup

  • First appearance
  • 1 participation in the qualifications

Hungary at the World Cup

  • First appearance
  • 1 participation in the qualifications
1934 World Cup Poster
Austria
2:1
Hungary
2:1 (1:0)
  • 31 May 1934
  • 16:30
  • Bologna

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