The first round scores were (half time scores in brackets):

Italy 7 (3) The United States 1 (0)
Attendance 30, 000

Czechoslovakia 2 (0) Romania 1 (1)
Attendance not available

Germany 5 (1) Belgium 2 (2)
Attendance 8, 000

Austria 3 (1) (after extra time) France 2 (1)
Attendance not available

Spain 3 (2) Brazil 1 (0)
Attendance not available

Switzerland 3 (2) The Netherlands 2 (1)
Attendance not available

Sweden 3 (1) Argentina 2 (1)
Attendance not available

Hungary 4 (2) Egypt 2 (1)
Attendance not available

Quarter final results (half time scores in brackets):

Austria 2 (1) Hungary 1 (0)
Attendance not available

Italy 1 (0) Spain 1 (1) after extra time
Attendance 35,000

Italy 1 (1) Spain 0 (0) replay
Attendance 43,000

Germany 2 (0) Sweden 1 (0)
Attendance 3,000

Czechoslovakia 3 (1) Switzerland 2 (1)
Attendance not available

Semi-final results (half time scores in brackets):

Italy 1 (1) Austria 0 (0)
Attendance 60,000

Czechoslovakia 3 (1) Germany 1 (1)
Attendance 10,000

Final (half time score in brackets):

Italy 2 (0) Czechoslovakia 1 (0) after extra time.
Attendance 55,000

Teams:

Italy: Combi, Monzeglio, Allemandi, Ferraris IV, Monti, Bertolini, Guaita, Meazza, Schiavio, Ferrari, Orsi.

Czechoslovakia: Planicka, Zenisek, Ctyroky, Kostalek, Cambal, Krcil, Junek, Svoboda, Sobotka, Nejedly, Puc.


For the first time there was a play-off for third place, which Germany secured by beating Austria 3-2.

Notes

Number of teams: 16

Hosts: Italy

Champions: Italy (1st title)

Matches played: 17 (one extra due to a replay)

Goals scored: 70
(an average of 4.118 per match)


Top scorers: Nejedly (Czechoslovakia), 5 goals

Other scorers: Schiavio (Italy) 4 goals
Conen (Germany) 4 goals
Orsi (Italy) 3 goals
Kielholz (Sweden) 3 goals

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