1947 Polish Football Championship

The 1947 Polish Football Championship was the 21st edition of the Polish Football Championship and 19th completed season ended with the selection of a winner. It was the last edition of the Polish championship played in a non-league formula, since 1948 the champion of the country was chosen in the league. The champions were Warta Poznań, who won their 2nd Polish title.

Polish Football Championship
Season1947
Dates30 March 1947 –
30 November 1947
ChampionsWarta Poznań
(2nd title)
Matches played6
Goals scored24 (4 per match)
Top goalscorerMieczysław Gracz
(4 goals)[1]
Biggest home winWarta 4–1 AKS
(2 November 1947)[2]
Wisła 3–0 AKS
(16 November 1947)[3]
Warta 5–2 Wisła
(30 November 1947)[4]
Biggest away winAKS 1–4 Wisła
(9 November 1947)[5]
Highest scoringWarta 5–2 Wisła
(30 November 1947)[4]
Highest attendance25,000[6]
1946
1948

Competition modusEdit

The championship was decided in a series of tournaments. The tournaments started on 30 March 1947 and concluded on 30 November 1947 (spring-autumn system). 28 teams was divided into 3 groups. In each of groups the season was played as a round-robin tournament. A total of 28 teams participated. Each team played a total of matches, half at home and half away, two games against each other team. Teams received two points for a win and one point for a draw. The winners of each group played a Final Group tournament for the title.

Final tournament tablesEdit

Group 1Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Wisła Kraków 16 14 1 1 101 9 +92 29
2 Polonia Warsaw 16 10 4 2 70 26 +44 24
3 Polonia Bytom 16 10 2 4 57 35 +22 22
4 KKS Poznań 16 10 1 5 91 28 +63 21
5 Polonia Świdnica 16 7 1 8 32 39 −7 15
6 Szombierki Bytom 16 7 1 8 31 46 −15 15
7 Skra Częstochowa 16 6 0 10 36 63 −27 12
8 Ognisko Siedlce 16 3 0 13 30 107 −77 6
9 Motor Białystok 16 0 0 16 14 109 −95 0
Source: rsssf.com

Group 2Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 AKS Chorzów 18 14 2 2 61 21 +40 30
2 KS Cracovia 18 12 5 1 75 18 +57 29
3 Rymer Niedobczyce 18 10 2 6 58 40 +18 22
4 RKU Sosnowiec 18 9 4 5 39 33 +6 22
5 Radomiak Radom 18 7 4 7 48 34 +14 18
6 Pomorzanin Toruń 18 7 4 7 41 42 −1 18
7 Gedania Gdańsk 18 7 3 8 47 44 +3 17
8 Orzeł Gorlice 18 5 2 11 35 52 −17 12
9 ZZK Łódź 18 4 1 13 31 73 −42 9
10 Grochów Warszawa 18 1 1 16 21 99 −78 3
Source: rsssf.com

Group 3Edit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Warta Poznań 16 14 0 2 68 18 +50 28
2 Garbarnia Kraków 16 13 0 3 60 19 +41 26
3 ŁKS Łódź 16 12 1 3 78 24 +54 25
4 Tęcza Kielce 16 8 1 7 34 36 −2 17
5 Lublinianka Lublin 16 7 3 6 39 43 −4 17
6 Czuwaj Przemyśl 16 5 2 9 24 33 −9 12
7 WMKS Katowice 16 5 1 10 25 49 −24 11
8 KKS Olsztyn 16 2 3 11 19 61 −42 7
9 PKS Szczecin 16 0 1 15 13 77 −64 1
Source: rsssf.com

Final GroupEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Warta Poznań 4 4 0 0 13 3 +10 8
2 Wisła Kraków 4 2 0 2 9 8 +1 4
3 AKS Chorzów 4 0 0 4 2 13 −11 0
Source: rsssf.com

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals
1   Mieczysław Gracz Wisła Kraków 4
2   Henryk Czapczyk Warta Poznań 3
  Bolesław Gendera Warta Poznań
  Marian Skrzypniak Warta Poznań
  Bolesław Smólski Warta Poznań

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Królowie Strzelców". 90minut.pl (in Polish). Retrieved 5 May 2015.
  2. ^ "Match report". wikiliga.pl (in Polish). 5 January 2018. Retrieved 5 January 2018.
  3. ^ "Match report". historiawisly.pl (in Polish). 6 May 2009. Retrieved 30 November 2019.
  4. ^ a b "Match report". historiawisly.pl (in Polish). 12 August 2008. Retrieved 30 November 2019.
  5. ^ "Match report". historiawisly.pl (in Polish). 6 May 2009. Retrieved 30 November 2019.
  6. ^ "Klubowa historia polskiej piłki nożnej do 1970 roku/Suplement–Tabele" (PDF). goxo.pl (in Polish). Archived from the original (PDF) on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 5 March 2016.

BibliographyEdit

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  • Gowarzewski, Andrzej (1994). Encyklopedia Piłkarska Fuji. 75 lat PZPN. Księga jubileuszowa (in Polish). GiA, Katowice. ISBN 83-902751-1-2.
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