1930 FIFA World Cup Group 4

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Group 4 of the 1930 FIFA World Cup began on 13 July 1930 and concluded on 20 July 1930. United States won the group, and advanced to the semi-finals. Paraguay and Belgium failed to advance.


Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 United States 2 2 0 0 6 0 +6 4
 Paraguay 2 1 0 1 1 3 −2 2
 Belgium 2 0 0 2 0 4 −4 0


United States vs Belgium[edit]

United States 3–0 Belgium
McGhee Goal 23'[1]
Florie Goal 45'[1]
Patenaude Goal 69'[1]
Attendance: 18,346

Francisco Mateucci (Uruguay)
Alberto Warnken (Chile)

United States vs Paraguay[edit]

United States 3–0 Paraguay
Patenaude Goal 10'15'50'[2] Report
Attendance: 18,306

Martin Aphesteguy (Uruguay)
Anibal Tejada (Uruguay)

Paraguay vs Belgium[edit]

Paraguay 1–0 Belgium
Vargas Peña Goal 40'[1] Report
Estadio Centenario, Montevideo
Attendance: 12,000

José Macías (Argentina)
Domingo Lombardi (Uruguay)


  1. ^ a b c d This is one of several goals for which the statistical details are disputed. The goalscorers and timings used here are those of FIFA, the official record. Some other sources, such as RSSSF, state a different scorer, timing, or both. See "World Cup 1930 finals". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation (RSSSF). Retrieved 15 August 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ FIFA initially credited the goal in the 15th minute to Tom Florie, but changed it to Patenaude in 2006. During previous years, it was also listed as an own goal by Aurelio González (RSSSF).