1938 Mitropa Cup
Tournament details
Dates26 June – 11 September 1938
Teams16
Final positions
ChampionsCzechoslovakia Slavia Prague (1st title)
Runners-upHungary Ferencváros
Tournament statistics
Matches played22
Top scorer(s)Czechoslovakia Josef Bican (10 goals)
1937
1939

The 1938 season of the Mitropa Cup football club tournament was won by SK Slavia Prague who defeated the previous season's champions Ferencváros 4–2 on aggregate in the final. It was Slavia Prague's first and only victory in the competition.

This was the 12th edition of the tournament.

First round

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Kladno Czechoslovakia 5–2 Kingdom of Yugoslavia Građanski 3–1 2–1
Židenice Czechoslovakia 3–4 Hungary Ferencváros 3–1 0–3
Genoa Italy 5–3 Czechoslovakia Sparta Prague 4–2 1–1
Beogradski SK Kingdom of Yugoslavia 3–5 Czechoslovakia Slavia Prague 2–3 1–2
Hungária MTK Hungary 4–9 Italy Juventus 3–3 1–6
Újpest Hungary 4–5 Romania Rapid București 4–1 0–4
Ambrosiana Inter Italy 5–3 Hungary Kispest 4–2 1–1
Ripensia Timișoara Romania 4–3 Italy Milan 3–0 1–3

Quarterfinals

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Ferencváros Hungary 9–5 Romania Ripensia Timișoara 5–4 4–1
Juventus Italy 6–3 Czechoslovakia Kladno 4–2 2–1
Slavia Prague Czechoslovakia 10–3 Italy Ambrosiana Inter 9–0 1–3
Genoa Italy 4–2 Romania Rapid București 3–0 1–2

Semifinals

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Genoa Italy 4–6 Czechoslovakia Slavia Prague 4–2 0–4
Juventus Italy 3–4 Hungary Ferencváros 3–2 0–2

Finals

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Slavia Prague Czechoslovakia 4–2 Hungary Ferencváros 2–2 2–0


Slavia Prague Czechoslovakia2–2Hungary Ferencváros
Bican Goal 36'
Simunek Goal 44'
Kemeny Goal 30'
Kiss Goal 63'
Masaryk-Stadion, Prague
Attendance: 45,000
Referee: Henry Mee (England)

Ferencváros Hungary0–2Czechoslovakia Slavia Prague
Vytlacil Goal 57'
Simunek Goal 71'
Üllői úti, Budapest
Attendance: 40,000
Referee: Arthur Jewell (England)


1938 Mitropa Cup Champions
Czechoslovakia
Slavia Prague
1st Title

Top goalscorers

Rank Player Team Goals
1 Czechoslovakia Josef Bican Czechoslovakia Slavia Prague 10
2 Hungary György Sárosi Hungary Ferencváros 7
3 Czechoslovakia Rudolf Vytlačil Czechoslovakia Slavia Prague 6

References