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Men's football
at the Games of the XV Olympiad
DatesJuly 15, 1952 (1952-07-15)-August 2, 1952 (1952-08-02)
Teams25
Medalists
Gold medal Olympics 
Silver medal Olympics 
Bronze medal Olympics 
«19481956»

The 1952 Olympic football tournament was a football tournament that was held throughout the country of Finland with the finals being held at the capital in Helsinki

The Soviet Union came out as the champions after they defeated Romania which would later be the start of the (Insert name here) form in world football.

QualificationEdit

BracketEdit

MatchesEdit

Preliminary roundEdit

July 15
Flag of Poland (1928-1980) Poland 3–1 Flag of France France


July 15
Flag of Hungary (1949-1956) Hungary 0–3 Flag of Romania (1952-1965) Romania
Kupittaa, Turku


July 15
Flag of SFR Yugoslavia Yugoslavia 12–0 Flag of Iran Iran


July 15
Flag of Denmark Denmark 1–2 Flag of Greece (1822-1978) Greece



July 16
Flag of Italy Italy 4–1 US flag 48 stars United States


July 16
Flag of Brazil (1889-1960) Brazil 4–3 Flag of the Netherlands Netherlands
Kupittaa, Turku


July 16
Flag of Luxembourg Luxembourg 3–4 (a.e.t) Flag of the United Kingdom Great Britain


July 16
Flag of Egypt (1922–1958) Egypt 2–5 Flag of Argentina Argentina

First roundEdit

July 19
Flag of Finland Finland 5–3 Flag of Austria Austria
Olympic Stadium, Helsinki



July 22
Flag of SFR Yugoslavia Yugoslavia 5–6 (a.e.t) Flag of the Soviet Union (1923-1955) Soviet Union
Bobrov Soccerball shade 53'77'87'91'


July 20
Flag of Germany West Germany 3–0 Flag of Argentina Argentina
Kupittaa, Turku


July 21
Flag of Greece (1822-1978) Greece 0–2 Flag of Poland (1928-1980) Poland
Kupittaa, Turku


July 21
Flag of Sweden Sweden 6–0 Flag of Norway Norway


July 21
Flag of Romania (1952-1965) Romania 1–0 Flag of Italy Italy


July 21
Flag of Turkey Turkey 1–2 (a.e.t) Netherlands antilles Curacao

Quarter FinalsEdit

July 23
Flag of Sweden Sweden 2–1 Flag of Finland Finland
Rydell Soccerball shade 86'
Olympic Stadium, Helsinki



July 24
Flag of Romania (1952-1965) Romania 6–0 Netherlands antilles Curacao


July 24
Flag of the Soviet Union (1923-1955) Soviet Union 4–1 Flag of Poland (1928-1980) Poland

Semi FinalsEdit

July 28
Flag of Romania (1952-1965) Romania 3–1 Flag of Sweden Sweden
Perényi Soccerball shade 35'78'
Olympic Stadium, Helsinki


July 29
Flag of the Soviet Union (1923-1955) Soviet Union 4–2 Flag of Germany West Germany
Olympic Stadium, Helsinki

Third place PlayoffEdit

August 1
Flag of Sweden Sweden 0–1 Flag of Germany West Germany
Olympic Stadium, Helsinki

FinalEdit

August 2
Flag of Romania (1952-1965) Romania 1–2 Flag of the Soviet Union (1923-1955) Soviet Union
Bobrov Soccerball shade 59'
Olympic Stadium, Helsinki

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