1955 Mitropa Cup

The 1955 Mitropa Cup was the 15th season of the Mitropa football club tournament. It was won by Vörös Lobogó who beat ÚDA Praha in the two-legged final 8–1 on aggregate.

1955 Mitropa Cup
Tournament details
Dates29 June – 4 August 1955
Teams10
Final positions
ChampionsHungary Vörös Lobogó (1st title)
Runners-upCzechoslovakia ÚDA Praha
Tournament statistics
Matches played20
Goals scored78 (3.9 per match)
1951
1956

Preliminary roundEdit

Matches played between 29 June and 5 July 1955.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Vörös Lobogó   5–51   Wacker Wien 3–3 2–2
Vojvodina   9–5   Roma 4–1 5–4

1 Vörös Lobogó beat Wacker Wien 5–1 in a play-off to qualify for the Quarter-finals.

First legEdit

Vörös Lobogó  3 – 3  Wacker Wien
Arató   8'
Kárász   53', 58'
Report Kaubek   10', 66'
Haummer   17'
Attendance: 45,000

Second legEdit

Wacker Wien  2 – 2  Vörös Lobogó
Kovács   20' (o.g.)
Kaubek   40'
Report Chalupetzky   1' (o.g.)
Hidegkuti   42'
Attendance: 22,000
Play-off
Wacker Wien  1 – 5  Vörös Lobogó
Brousek   20' (pen.) Report Hidegkuti   13', 70'
Molnár   14', 39', 50'
Attendance: 15,000

Quarter-finalsEdit

Matches played between 6 and 13 July 1955.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Honvéd Budapest   10–6   Wiener Sport-Club 5–2 5–4
Bologna   2–7   ÚDA Praha 2–4 0–3
Vojvodina   0–3   Slovan Bratislava 0–0 0–3
Vörös Lobogó   8–3   Hajduk Split 6–0 2–3

First legEdit

Honvéd Budapest  5 – 2  Wiener Sport-Club
Tichy   11'
Kocsis   13', 72', 81'
Puskás   23' (pen.)
Report Miessler   3', 18'
Attendance: 50,000

Vörös Lobogó  6 – 0  Hajduk Split
Molnár   4'
Szimcsák   12'
Sándor   32', 51'
Kárász   37'
Hidegkuti   70'
Report
Attendance: 15,000

Second legEdit

Wiener Sport-Club  4 – 5  Honvéd Budapest
Horak   22'
Szokol   60'
Miessler   63' (pen.)
Hof   90'
Report Czibor   24', 78'
Kocsis   26'
Puskás   54'
Bozsik   61'
Attendance: 13,000

Hajduk Split  3 – 2  Vörös Lobogó
Matošić   49'
Vukas   70'
Vidošević   79'
Report Hidegkuti   64'
Sándor   66'
Attendance: 20,000

Semi-finalsEdit

Matches played between 18 and 23 July 1955.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Honvéd Budapest   6–7   Vörös Lobogó 5–2 1–5
ÚDA Praha   2–21   Slovan Bratislava 0–0 2–2

1 ÚDA Praha beat Slovan Bratislava 2–1 in a play-off to qualify for the Final.


First legEdit

Honvéd Budapest  5 – 2  Vörös Lobogó
Machos   10', 79'
Czibor   12'
Kocsis   14', 53'
Report Molnár   16'
Kárász   40'
Attendance: 75,000

Second legEdit

Vörös Lobogó  5 – 1  Honvéd Budapest
Molnár   4', 37', 42'
Kovács   22' (pen.), 66'
Report Puskás   44'
Attendance: 50,000

FinalEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Vörös Lobogó   8–1   ÚDA Praha 6–0 2–1

First legEdit

Vörös Lobogó  6 – 0  ÚDA Praha
Hidegkuti   4', 14', 43'
Kárász   12'
Novák   71' (o.g.)
Molnár   76'
Report
Attendance: 70,000

Second legEdit

ÚDA Praha  1 – 2  Vörös Lobogó
Přáda   31' Report Hidegkuti   55'
Palotás   88'


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