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A total of 37 teams entered the 1938 FIFA World Cup qualification rounds, competing for a total of 16 spots in the final tournament. This was the first time that there was a lower number than the previous World Cup.

Group 1

More: 1937 WEFF Championship

Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of Switzerland Switzerland 3 3 0 0 7 2 3.50 6
Flag of Italy (1861-1946) crowned Italy 3 1 1 1 4 3 1.33 3
Flag of Ireland Irish Free State 3 0 2 1 2 5 0.40 2
Flag of Belgium Belgium 3 0 1 2 1 5 0.20 1

results

Group B

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands 3 2 0 1 8 5 1.60 4
Flag of Portugal Portugal 3 1 1 1 4 3 1.33 3
Flag of France France 3 1 1 1 6 5 1.20 3
Flag of Luxembourg Luxembourg 3 1 0 2 1 8 0.12 2

results

Group 2

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of Hungary (1920–1946) Hungary 3 3 0 0 6 1 6.00 6
Flag of Austria Austria 3 1 1 1 2 1 2.00 3
Flag of Norway Norway 3 1 1 1 3 2 1.50 3
Flag of German Reich (1935–1945) Germany 3 0 0 3 0 7 0.00 0
March 6, 1937
Flag of Hungary (1920–1946) Hungary 2-1 Flag of Norway Norway
Budapest


March 7, 1937
Flag of German Reich (1935–1945) Germany 0-2 Flag of Austria Austria
Hamburg


March 13, 1937
Flag of Austria Austria 0-1 Flag of Hungary (1920–1946) Hungary
Vienna


March 14, 1937
Flag of Norway Norway 2-0 Flag of German Reich (1935–1945) Germany
Kristiana


March 20, 1937
Flag of German Reich (1935–1945) Germany 0-3 Flag of Hungary (1920–1946) Hungary
Munich


March 21, 1937
Flag of Norway Norway 0-0 Flag of Austria Austria
Oslo

Group 3

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia2110422.003
Flag of Romania Romania2110321.503
Flag of Poland (1928-1980) Poland2002350.600
April 10, 1937
Flag of Poland (1928-1980) Poland 1-2 Flag of Romania Romania
Krakow


April 17, 1937
Flag of Romania Romania 1-1 Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia
Bucharest


April 24, 1937
Flag of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia Yugoslavia 3-2 Flag of Poland (1928-1980) Poland
Zagreb

Group 4

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria2110522.503
Flag of the Czech Republic Czechoslovakia2110632.003
Flag of Greece (1822-1978) Greece 2002170.140
April 10, 1937
Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria 3-0 Flag of Greece (1822-1978) Greece
Sofia


April 16, 1937
Flag of Greece (1822-1978) Greece 1-4 Flag of the Czech Republic Czechoslovakia
Athens


April 23, 1937
Flag of the Czech Republic Czechoslovakia 2-2 Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria
Prague

Group 5

Group 5.1

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of Denmark Denmark2110515.003
Flag of Sweden Sweden2101321.502
Flag of Estonia proposed in 1919 Estonia2011160.161
June 12, 1937
Flag of Denmark Denmark 4-0 Flag of Estonia proposed in 1919 Estonia
Copenhagen


June 19, 1937
Flag of Estonia proposed in 1919 Estonia 1-2 Flag of Sweden Sweden
Tallinn


June 26, 1937
Flag of Sweden Sweden 1-1 Flag of Denmark Denmark
Gothenburg

Group 5.2

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of Latvia Latvia2110212.003
Flag of Lithuania 1918-1940 Lithuania2101331.002
Flag of Finland Finland 2011230.661
June 12, 1937
Flag of Latvia Latvia 1-1 Flag of Lithuania 1918-1940 Lithuania
Riga


June 19, 1937
Flag of Lithuania 1918-1940 Lithuania 2-2 Flag of Finland Finland
Kaunas


June 26, 1937
Flag of Finland Finland 0-1 Flag of Latvia Latvia
Helsinki

Group 6

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of the Netherlands Dutch East Indies1100212.002
Palestine-Mandate-Ensign-1927-1948 Palestine1001120.500
War flag of the Imperial Japanese Army JapanWithdrew
Alternate flag of the philippines by jjdxb-d4mpsp5 PhilippinesWithdrew
Flag of the Republic of China (1912-1928) ChinaWithdrew
August 17, 1937
Flag of the Netherlands Dutch East Indies 2-1 Palestine-Mandate-Ensign-1927-1948 Palestine
Jakarta

Group 7

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
US flag 49 stars United States1100505.002
Flag of Cuba Cuba1001050.000
Flag of Mexico (1934-1968) MexicoWithdrew
November 20, 1937
US flag 49 stars United States 5-0 Flag of Cuba Cuba
Los Angeles

Group 8

Group 8.1

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of Chile Chile2200414.004
Flag of Uruguay Uruguay2101230.662
Flag of Peru (1825 - 1950) Peru 2002140.250
October 9, 1937
Flag of Peru (1825 - 1950) Peru 1-2 Flag of Chile Chile
Lima


October 16, 1937
Flag of Chile Chile 2-0 Flag of Uruguay Uruguay
Santiago


October 23, 1937
Flag of Uruguay Uruguay 2-1 Flag of Peru (1825 - 1950) Peru
Montevideo

Group 8.2

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAv Pts
Flag of Brazil (1889-1960) Brazil1100313.002
Flag of Paraguay Paraguay1001130.330
Flag of Bolivia BoliviaWithdrew
October 23, 1937
Flag of Brazil (1889-1960) Brazil 3-1 Flag of Paraguay Paraguay
Rio de Janeiro

Playoffs

January 8, 1938
Flag of Uruguay Uruguay 1-0 Flag of Paraguay Paraguay
Montevideo


January 9, 1938
Flag of Romania Romania 3-2 (a.e.t) Flag of Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia
Bucharest

Qualified teams

Qualification for the 1938 FIFA World Cup (AEWCF)

FIFA World Cup qualification 1938

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