1929–32 Nordic Football Championship

The 1929–32 Nordic Football Championship was the second Nordic Football Championship staged. Four Nordic countries participated, Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. The tournament was arranged by the Swedish Football Association (SvFF) which celebrated its 25th anniversary. The trophy was named the Guldkrus (Golden Cup). A total of 24 matches were played and 130 goals scored giving an average of 5.42 goals per match.

1929–32 Nordic Football Championship
Tournament details
Host countriesDenmark
Finland
Norway
Sweden
Dates14 June 1929 – 25 September 1932
Teams4
Final positions
Champions Norway (1st title)
Runners-up Sweden
Third place Denmark
Fourth place Finland
Tournament statistics
Matches played24
Goals scored130 (5.42 per match)
Top scorer(s)Norway Jørgen Juve
(17 goals)

ResultsEdit

1929Edit

Sweden  3–1  Finland
Lundahl   38' (pen.)44'
Holmberg   76'
Koponen   75'
Attendance: 16,982
Referee: Schieldrop (Norway)
Sweden  3–2  Denmark
Nilsson   9'
Kaufeldt   31'
Kroon   49'
Larsen   64'
Uldaler   66'
Attendance: 20,553
Referee: Bauwens (Germany)
Norway  4–0  Finland
Juve   8'15'73'
Andersen   30'
Attendance: 12,000
Referee: Olsson (Sweden)
Denmark  2–5  Norway
Jørgensen   32'
Christophersen   82' (pen.)
Juve   41'60'
Berg-Johannesen   69'
Andersen   72'77'
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: Birlem (Germany)
Norway  2–1  Sweden
Juve   21'
Gundersen   66'
Kroon   33'
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: Andersen (Denmark)
Denmark  8–0  Finland
Jørgensen   11'41'73'
Hansen   30'34'
Uldaler   61'
Eriksen   70'
Rohde   87'
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: Fuchs (Germany)

1930Edit

Norway  6–2  Finland
H.Pettersen   12'
Juve   17'42'66'
M.Pettersen   30'88'
Åström   ?'
Saario   ?'
Attendance: 13,000
Referee: Remke (Denmark)
Finland  1–6  Denmark
Kanerva   88' Hansen   1'
Kleven   13'
Uldaler   17'50'
Eriksen   60'
Jørgensen   63'
Attendance: 6,000
Referee: Olsson (Sweden)
Denmark  6–1  Sweden
Jørgensen   16'65'88'
Eriksen   44'
Kleven   78'
Christophersen   89'pen.'
Nilsson   66'
Attendance: 28,000
Sweden  6–3  Norway
Lundahl   5'13'48'
Kroon   29'56'
Dahl   44'
Juve   16'42'47'
Attendance: 18,000
Referee: de Wolf (Netherlands)
Norway  1–0  Denmark
Kongsvik   82'
Attendance: 27,000
Referee: Abrahamsson (Sweden)
Finland  4–4  Sweden
Lehtinen   9'40'41'
Koponen   16'
Karlsson   26'53'64'
Andersson   60'
Attendance: 7,152
Referee: Remke (Denmark)

1931Edit

Denmark  3–1  Norway
Jørgensen   69'73'
Christophersen   84' (pen.)
Juve   43' (pen.)
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: Guyenz (Germany)
Sweden  3–1  Denmark
Gardtman   47'
Rydell   76'88' (pen.)
Jørgensen   23'
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: Birlem (Germany)
Sweden  8–2  Finland
Gardtman   12'
Zetterberg   18'25'30'55'
Hansson   35'65'73'
Lintamo   78'
Grönlund   88' (pen.)
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: Remke (Denmark)
Finland  4–4  Norway
Åström   ?'?'
Kanerva   ?'
Salin   ?'
A.Børresen   9'
Johannesen   24'
M.Pettersen   32'
L.Børresen   56'
Attendance: ?
Referee: Lensing (Sweden)
Norway  2–1  Sweden
Andersen   9'
Juve   38'
Hansson   71'
Attendance: 28,208
Denmark  2–3  Finland
Uldaler   20'
Malmgren   23' (o.g.)
Åström   41'
Strömsten   76'85'
Attendance: 22,000
Referee: Eklind (Sweden)

1932Edit

Finland  1–3  Sweden
Grönlund   3' Nilsson   2'
Gardtman   51'
Holmberg   64' (pen.)
Attendance: 7,000
Referee: Kristiansen (Norway)
Norway  2–1  Finland
Johannesen   20'51' Grönlund   ?'
Attendance: 18,000
Referee: Olsson (Sweden)
Denmark  3–1  Sweden
Hansen   3'
Petersen   22'
Jørgensen   79'
Kroon   13'
Attendance: 28,000
Referee: Fuchs (Germany)
Sweden  1–4  Norway
Holmberg   39' (pen.) Juve   8'53'
Moe   69'76'
Attendance: 22,108
Referee: van Praag (Belgium)
Finland  4–2  Denmark
Malmgren   27'53'
Lintamo   36'70'
Jørgensen   19'63'
Attendance: 7,500
Referee: Englund (Sweden)
Norway  1–2  Denmark
Juve   69' Jørgensen   35'
Hansen   61'
Attendance: 40,000
Referee: Rudd (England)

TableEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1   Norway 12 8 1 3 35 23 +12 17
2   Sweden 12 6 1 5 35 31 +4 13
3   Denmark 12 6 0 6 37 24 +13 12
4   Finland 12 2 2 8 23 52 –29 6

Top scorersEdit

Player Team Goals
1 Jørgen Juve   Norway 17
2 Pauli Jørgensen   Denmark 15
3 Henry Hansen   Denmark 5
= Knut Kroon   Sweden 5
= Harry Lundahl   Sweden 5
= Kaj Uldaler   Denmark 5

ReferencesEdit

  • Alsiö, Martin; Frantz, Alf; Lindahl, Jimmy; Persson, Gunnar, eds. (2004). 100 år: Svenska fotbollförbundets jubileumsbok 1904-2004, del 2: statistiken [100 years: Swedish Football Association's centenary 1904-2004, part 2: statistics] (in Swedish). Vällingby: Stroemberg Media Group. ISBN 91-86184-59-8.
  • Aarhus, Lars; Elbech, Søren; Pietarinen, Heikki (2001-02-06). "Nordic Championships". RSSSF. Retrieved 2007-02-25.
  • "Landsholdsdatabasen". DBU. Retrieved 2007-02-25.

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