Fandom

Alternate History

1926 FIFA World Cup (An Earlier World Cup of Football)

40,491pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

1926 FIFA World Cup
Tournament details
Host country Flag of Spain Spain
City Madrid
Dates May 10-June 1
Teams 16 (from 3 confederations)
Venue(s) 5 (host cities: Madrid, Valencia, Barcelona, Seville, San Sebastian)
Final positions
Champions Flag of Uruguay Uruguay
Runners-up Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands
Third place Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia
Fourth place Flag of Austria Austria
Tournament statistics
Matches played 32
Goals scored 84 (2.63 per match)
Top scorer(s) Flag of the Netherlands Charles van Baat (6 goals)
Flag of the Netherlands 1922
Flag of Uruguay 1930

The 1926 FIFA World Cup was the 5th edition of the FIFA World Cup. It was held between May 10 to June 1 in Spain.

After 32 matches, Uruguay created history by being the first nation to win two World Cups after previously winning in 1906. They defeated the Netherlands after the Netherlands created history by having the biggest winning margin of 7 goals over the United States in Seville.

Qualifying

More: 1926 FIFA World Cup qualification
Qualifying for the 1926 FIFA World Cup took placed during 1925 with 10 groups being played.

Group Stage

Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of Brazil (1889-1960) Brazil 3210522.505
Flag of Scotland Scotland 3201441.004
Flag of Wales Wales 3111431.333
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931) Spain 30030400
10 May 1926
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931) Spain 0-1 Flag of Brazil (1889-1960) Brazil
Lagarto Soccerball shade 78'
Madrid


10 May 1926
Flag of Scotland Scotland 2-1 Flag of Wales Wales
Gallacher Soccerball shade 56'
Cunnigham Soccerball shade 85'
Fowler Soccerball shade 32'
Valencia


15 May 1926
Flag of Wales Wales 2-0 Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931) Spain
Fowler Soccerball shade 37'
Davis Soccerball shade 76'
Barcelona


15 May 1926
Flag of Brazil (1889-1960) Brazil 3-1 Flag of Scotland Scotland
Batalha Soccerball shade 22', Soccerball shade 69'
Lagarto Soccerball shade 43'
Gallacher Soccerball shade 89'
San Sebastian


20 May 1926
Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931) Spain 0-1 Flag of Scotland Scotland
McLaen Soccerball shade 55'
Madrid


20 May 1926
Flag of Brazil (1889-1960) Brazil 1-1 Flag of Wales Wales
Lagarto Soccerball shade 86' Jones Soccerball shade 29'
Seville

Group B

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of Uruguay Uruguay 3210717.005
Flag of Belgium Belgium 3030331.003
Flag of France France 3021360.502
Flag of Sweden Sweden 3021360.502
11 May 1926
Flag of Sweden Sweden 2-2 Flag of France France
Rydell Soccerball shade 23', Soccerball shade 56' Nicolas Soccerball shade 5', Soccerball shade 68'
San Sebastian


11 May 1926
Flag of Uruguay Uruguay 1-1 Flag of Belgium Belgium
Fernandez Soccerball shade 67' Larnoe Soccerball shade 29'
Barcelona


16 May 1926
Flag of France France 0-3 Flag of Uruguay Uruguay
Romano Soccerball shade 36'
Uriarte Soccerball shade 58'
Bidegain Soccerball shade 81'
Seville


16 May 1926
Flag of Belgium Belgium 1-1 Flag of Sweden Sweden
Adams Soccerball shade 23' Johansson Soccerball shade 52'
Madrid


21 May 1926
Flag of France France 1-1 Flag of Belgium Belgium
Crut Soccerball shade 42' Adams Soccerball shade 69'
Barcelona


21 May 1926
Flag of Uruguay Uruguay 3-0 Flag of Sweden Sweden
Petrone Soccerball shade 25', Soccerball shade 78'
Melongo Soccerball shade 58'.
Valencia

Group C

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of Austria Austria 3210505.005
Flag of Italy (1861-1946) crowned Italy 3201717.004
Flag of Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia 3111230.663
Flag of Finland Finland 30031110.090
12 May 1926
Flag of Italy (1861-1946) crowned Italy 5-0 Flag of Finland Finland
Baloncieri Soccerball shade 13', Soccerball shade 28', Soccerball shade 57'
Conti Soccerball shade 29'
Magnozzi Soccerball shade 78'
Seville


12 May 1926
Flag of Austria Austria 0-0 Flag of Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia
Valencia


17 May 1926
Flag of Finland Finland 0-4 Flag of Austria Austria
Hierlander Soccerball shade 25', Soccerball shade 79'
Morocutti Soccerball shade 44'
Resch Soccerball shade 67'
Barcelona


17 May 1926
Flag of Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia 0-2 Flag of Italy (1861-1946) crowned Italy
Magnozzi Soccerball shade 24'
Baloncieri Soccerball shade 75'
San Sebastian


22 May 1926
Flag of Finland Finland 1-2 Flag of Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia
Kanerva Soccerball shade 36' Jelínek Soccerball shade 67'
Křišťál Soccerball shade 78'
Seville


22 May 1926
Flag of Austria Austria 1-0 Flag of Italy (1861-1946) crowned Italy
Wieser Soccerball shade 29'
Madrid

Group D

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands 330011011.006
Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia 3102240.502
Flag of Hungary (1915-1918, 1919-1946; 3-2 aspect ratio) Hungary 3102250.402
US flag with 48 stars by Hellerick United States 3102280.252
13 May 1926
Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands 2-0 Flag of Hungary (1915-1918, 1919-1946; 3-2 aspect ratio) Hungary
Haas Soccerball shade 34'
Baat Soccerball shade 65'
Barcelona


13 May 1926
Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia 1-0 US flag with 48 stars by Hellerick United States
Petković Soccerball shade 78'
San Sebastian


18 May 1926
US flag with 48 stars by Hellerick United States 0-7 Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands
Baat Soccerball shade 26', Soccerball shade 55', Soccerball shade 87'
Tap Soccerball shade 5', Soccerball shade 29'
Buitenweg Soccerball shade 34'
Haas Soccerball shade 75'
Seville


18 May 1926
Flag of Hungary (1915-1918, 1919-1946; 3-2 aspect ratio) Hungary 2-1 Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia
Károly Soccerball shade 54'
János Soccerball shade 77'
Cindrić Soccerball shade 23'
Madrid


23 May 1926
Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands 2-0 Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia
Ruisch Soccerball shade 28'
Baat Soccerball shade 73'
San Sebastian


23 May 1926
US flag with 48 stars by Hellerick United States 2-0 Flag of Hungary (1915-1918, 1919-1946; 3-2 aspect ratio) Hungary
Brown Soccerball shade 25'
Stark Soccerball shade 55'
Valencia

Knockout Stage

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                   
26 May - Barcelona        
 Flag of Brazil (1889-1960) Brazil  1
29 May - Barcelona
 Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia  3 (aet)  
 Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia  0
26 May - Madrid
   Flag of Uruguay Uruguay  1  
 Flag of Uruguay Uruguay  1
1 June - Madrid
 Flag of Italy (1861-1946) crowned Italy  0  
 Flag of Uruguay Uruguay  3 (aet)
27 May - Valencia
   Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands  2
 Flag of Austria Austria  3
30 May - Valencia
 Flag of Belgium Belgium  1  
 Flag of Austria Austria  1 Third place
27 May - Seville
   Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands  2  
 Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands  2  Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia  2
 Flag of Scotland Scotland  0    Flag of Austria Austria  1
1 June - Madrid

Quarter Finals

26 May 1926
Flag of Brazil (1889-1960) Brazil 1-3 (a.e.t) Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia
Lagarto Soccerball shade 34' Giler Soccerball shade 57', Soccerball shade 94'
Petković Soccerball shade 103'
Barcelona


26 May 1926
Flag of Uruguay Uruguay 1-0 Flag of Italy (1861-1946) crowned Italy
Petrone Soccerball shade 35'
Madrid


27 May 1926
Flag of Austria Austria 3-1 Flag of Belgium Belgium
Hierlander Soccerball shade 2'
Gschweidl Soccerball shade 15'
Wieser Soccerball shade 44'
Larnoe Soccerball shade 68'
Valencia


27 May 1926
Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands 2-0 Flag of Scotland Scotland
Ruisch Soccerball shade 32'
Tap Soccerball shade 58'
Seville

Semi Finals

29 May 1926
Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia 0-1 Flag of Uruguay Uruguay
Bidegain Soccerball shade 67'
Barcelona


30 May 1926
Flag of Austria Austria 1-2 Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands
Nitsch Soccerball shade 56' Haas Soccerball shade 33'
Baat Soccerball shade 88'
Valencia

Third Place Playoff

1 June 1926
Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia 2-1 Flag of Austria Austria
Cindrić Soccerball shade 3', Soccerball shade 56' Resch Soccerball shade 79'
Madrid

Final

1 June 1926
Flag of Uruguay Uruguay 3-2 (a.e.t) Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands
Melongo Soccerball shade 100', Soccerball shade 119'
Fernandez Soccerball shade 78'
Verweij Soccerball shade 41' (o.g)
Tap Soccerball shade 116'
Madrid

Tournament team rankings

R Team G P W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Flag of Uruguay Uruguay B6420123+910
2 Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands D6510174+1311
3 Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia D62138805
4 Flag of Austria Austria C6312105+57
Eliminated in the quarter finals
5 Flag of Brazil (1889-1960) Brazil A422065+16
6 Flag of Italy (1861-1946) crowned Italy C420272+54
7 Flag of Scotland Scotland A420246−24
8 Flag of Belgium Belgium B403146−23
Eliminated in the group stage
9 Flag of Wales Wales A311143+13
10 Flag of Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia C311123−13
11 Flag of Hungary (1915-1918, 1919-1946; 3-2 aspect ratio) Hungary D310225−32
12 Flag of France France B302136−32
13 Flag of Sweden Sweden B302136−32
14 US flag with 48 stars by Hellerick United States D310228−62
15 Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931) Spain A300304−40
16 Flag of Finland Finland C3003111−100

External links

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki