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Football at the 1962 Asian Games was held at the Tebet football pitch, Ikada Stadium, and Senayan Main Stadium in Jakarta, Indonesia from 25 August to 4 September 1962.

Men's football
at the 1962 Asian Games
Football pictogram.svg
Venue3
Date25 August – 4 September
Medalists
gold medal 
silver medal 
bronze medal 
← 1958
1966 →
Football at the 1962 Asian Games on a stamp of Indonesia

Contents

MedalistsEdit

DrawEdit

The original draw for football competition was held on 14 August 1962.[1]

Burma withdrew and the Indonesian government refused to issue visas for the Israeli and Taiwanese delegations. The revised draw took place on 24 August 1962.[2]

SquadsEdit

ResultsEdit

Preliminary roundEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAV Pts
  South Vietnam 3 2 0 1 9 1 9.000 4
  Malaya 3 2 0 1 18 6 3.000 4
  Indonesia 3 2 0 1 9 3 3.000 4
  Philippines 3 0 0 3 1 27 0.037 0
Indonesia  1–0  South Vietnam

Malaya  15–1  Philippines

Indonesia  6–0  Philippines

Indonesia  2–3  Malaya

South Vietnam  3–0  Malaya

South Vietnam  6–0  Philippines
  • Malaya won a draw for second place against Indonesia on 30 August 1962, necessary as they were both equal on points and goal average.

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GAV Pts
  South Korea 3 3 0 0 6 2 3.000 6
  India 3 2 0 1 6 3 2.000 4
  Japan 3 1 0 2 3 4 0.750 2
  Thailand 3 0 0 3 4 10 0.400 0
Japan  3–1  Thailand

India  0–2  South Korea
Attendance: 95,000[3]

South Korea  3–2  Thailand


India  2–0  Japan
P. K. Banerjee   54'
Tulsidas Balaram   70'
Report

South Korea  1–0  Japan

Knockout roundEdit

 
SemifinalsGold medal match
 
      
 
1 September 1962
 
 
  South Vietnam2
 
4 September 1962
 
  India3
 
  India2
 
1 September 1962
 
  South Korea1
 
  South Korea (aet)2
 
 
  Malaya1
 
Bronze medal match
 
 
3 September 1962
 
 
  South Vietnam1
 
 
  Malaya4

SemifinalsEdit

South Vietnam  2–3  India
Report Goswami   13'75'
J. Singh   41'

South Korea  2–1 (a.e.t.)  Malaya

Bronze medal matchEdit

South Vietnam  1–4  Malaya

Gold medal matchEdit

India  2–1  South Korea
P. K. Banerjee   17'
J. Singh   20'
Cha Tae-sung   85'
Attendance: 100,000[4]

Final standingEdit

Rank Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
    India 5 4 0 1 11 6 +5 8
    South Korea 5 4 0 1 9 5 +4 8
    Malaya 5 3 0 2 23 9 +14 6
4   South Vietnam 5 2 0 3 12 8 +4 4
5   Indonesia 3 2 0 1 9 3 +6 4
6   Japan 3 1 0 2 3 4 −1 2
7   Thailand 3 0 0 3 4 10 −6 0
8   Philippines 3 0 0 3 1 27 −26 0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Draw Raises Malayan Hopes of Top 4 Placing". The Straits Times. 16 August 1962. Retrieved 13 January 2014.
  2. ^ "Provision for Taiwan, Israel in Soccer Draw". The Indian Express. 25 August 1962. Retrieved 13 January 2014.
  3. ^ "Though Beaten In Soccer, India Can Still Make In Last 4". The Indian Express. 28 August 1962. Retrieved 13 January 2014.
  4. ^ "India Emerge Asian Games Football Champions". The Indian Express. 5 September 1962. Retrieved 13 January 2014.