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1954 British Empire Games Football Tournament
Tournament details
Host country Canada
Dates July 30-August 7
Teams 8 (from 3 confederations)
Venue(s) Vancouver
Final positions
Champions Flag of Scotland.svg Scotland (4th title)
Runners-up Flag of England.svg England
Third place Flag of Northern Ireland.svg Northern Ireland
Fourth place Flag of Wales (1959–present).svg Wales
Tournament statistics
Matches played 16
Goals scored 63 (3.94 per match)
1938
1962

Football at the British Empire Games was the fourth time that association football was part of the British Empire Games and the first since 1938 where it was hosted in Australia.

In the Gold Medal Match it was Scotland who would take out their fourth gold medal in a row after they defeated England 1-0 in the final.

Group Stage

Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Flag of England.svg England 3 3 0 0 13 1 +12 6
Flag of Wales (1959–present).svg Wales 3 2 0 1 10 3 +7 4
Canadian Red Ensign 1921-1957.svg Canada 3 1 0 2 4 9 -5 2
23x15px Trinidad and Tobago 3 0 0 3 1 15 -14 0
July 30, 1954
England Flag of England.svg 4–0 Canadian Red Ensign 1921-1957.svg Canada
Vancouver


July 30, 1954
Wales Flag of Wales (1959–present).svg 5–0 23x15px Trinidad and Tobago
Vancouver


August 1, 1954
Canada Canadian Red Ensign 1921-1957.svg 1–4 Flag of Wales (1959–present).svg Wales
Vancouver


August 1, 1954
Trinidad and Tobago 23x15px 0–7 Flag of England.svg England
Vancouver


August 3, 1954
England Flag of England.svg 2–1 Flag of Wales (1959–present).svg Wales
Vancouver


August 3, 1954
Canada Canadian Red Ensign 1921-1957.svg 3–1 23x15px Trinidad and Tobago
Vancouver

Group B

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Flag of Scotland.svg Scotland 3 2 1 0 11 2 +9 5
Flag of Northern Ireland.svg Northern Ireland 3 2 1 0 8 3 +5 5
Flag of Australia.svg Australia 3 1 0 2 6 10 -4 2
23x15px Jamaica 3 0 0 3 1 11 -10 0
July 31, 1954
Scotland Flag of Scotland.svg 5-1 Flag of Australia.svg Australia
Vancouver


July 31, 1954
Northern Ireland Flag of Northern Ireland.svg 3–0 23x15px Jamaica
Vancouver


August 2, 1954
Australia Flag of Australia.svg 2–4 Flag of Northern Ireland.svg Northern Ireland
Vancouver


August 2, 1954
Jamaica 23x15px 0–5 Flag of Scotland.svg Scotland
Vancouver


August 4, 1954
Australia Flag of Australia.svg 3–1 23x15px Jamaica
Vancouver


August 4, 1954
Northern Ireland Flag of Northern Ireland.svg 1–1 Flag of Scotland.svg Scotland
Vancouver

Playoffs

Seventh Place Playoff

August 6, 1954
Trinidad and Tobago 23x15px 2-1 23x15px Jamaica
Vancouver

Fifth Place Playoff

August 6, 1954
Canada Canadian Red Ensign 1921-1957.svg 2–0 Flag of Australia.svg Australia
Vancouver

Third Place Playoff

August 7, 1954
Wales Flag of Wales (1959–present).svg 0-2 Flag of Northern Ireland.svg Northern Ireland
Vancouver

Gold Medal Playoff

August 7, 1954
England Flag of England.svg 0-1 Flag of Scotland.svg Scotland
Vancouver

References

Template:Events at the 1954 British Empire Games Template:Commonwealth Games Football

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