1954 Soccer World Cup - Group 4, First Round

National teams, games, goals and standings from Group 4 of the first round stage played in the 1954 FIFA World Cup, including details of points, games won and lost and goals scored and received.

Group 4, National Teams

Belgium
Belgium
England
England
Italy
Italy
Switzerland
Switzerland

Group 4, Standings

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Standing
National Team
PTS GP W D L GS GA GD Qualified
1. England England 3 2 1 1 0 6 4 2 Yes
2. Switzerland Switzerland 2 2 1 0 1 2 3 -1 Yes
3. Italy Italy 2 2 1 0 1 5 3 2 No
4. Belgium Belgium 1 2 0 1 1 5 8 -3 No

Note: until the 1990 World Cup each win was worth 2 points, after that each win is worth 3 points.

Abbreviations:
PTS = Points / GP = Games played / W = Wins / D = Draws / L = Losses
GF = Goals For / GA = Goals against / GD = Goal Difference

Group 4, Games Played

Game
Date
Results
1.
Jun 17, 1954
England
England
Belgium
Belgium
( 1 - 1 ) on extra time
5'
Leopold Anoul
26'
Ivor Broadis
36'
Nat Lofthouse
63'
Ivor Broadis
67'
Rik Coppens
71'
Leopold Anoul
91'
Nat Lofthouse
94'
Jimmy Dickinson
(own goal)
2.
Jun 17, 1954
Switzerland
Switzerland
Italy
Italy
18'
Robert Ballaman
44'
Giampiero Boniperti
78'
Sepp Huegi
3.
Jun 20, 1954
England
England
Switzerland
Switzerland
43'
Jimmy Mullen
69'
Dennis Wilshaw
4.
Jun 20, 1954
Italy
Italy
Belgium
Belgium
41'
Egisto Pandolfini
(pen)
48'
Carlo Galli
58'
Amleto Frignani
78'
Benito Lorenzi
81'
Leopold Anoul
5.
Jun 23, 1954
Switzerland
Switzerland
Italy
Italy
14'
Sepp Huegi
48'
Robert Ballaman
67'
Fulvio Nesti
85'
Sepp Huegi
90'
Jackie Fatton