1955 Mediterranean Games
football tournament
Tournament details
Host countrySpain Spain
CityBarcelona
Dates15–25 July 1955
Teams4 (from 3 confederations)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Egypt (1st title)
Runners-upSpain Spain B
Third placeFrance France Amateurs
Fourth place Syria
Tournament statistics
Matches played6
Goals scored21 (3.5 per match)
1951
1959

The 1955 Mediterranean Games football tournament was the 2nd edition of the Mediterranean Games men's football tournament. The football tournament was held in Barcelona, Spain between the 15–25 July 1955 as part of the 1955 Mediterranean Games.[1]

Participating teams

The following countries have participated for the final tournament:

Federation Nation
CAF Africa  Egypt
AFC Asia  Syria
UEFA Europe France France Amateurs
Spain Spain B (hosts)

Venues

Cities Venues Capacity
Barcelona Camp de Les Corts 60 000
Estadio de Montjuic 55 000

Squads

Main article: Football at the 1955 Mediterranean Games – squads

Final tournament

All times local : CET (UTC+1)

Matches

Egypt 6 – 2 France Amateurs
El-Dhizui Goal Goal
El-Mekkawi Goal Goal
Baheeg Goal
Abdel Fattah Goal
Goal Goal
Spain B 3 – 0 Syria
Goal Goal Goal

Spain B 1 – 1 Egypt
Vilches Goal Baheeg Goal 70'
France Amateurs 4 – 0 Syria
Goal Goal Goal Goal

Spain B 2 – 1 France Amateurs
Goal Goal Goal
Egypt 3 – 0 Syria
El-Dhizui Goal 17'25'
Abdel Fattah Goal 84'

Tournament classification

Rank Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1  Egypt 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 5
2 Spain Spain B 3 2 1 0 6 2 +4 5
3 France France Amateurs 3 1 0 2 7 8 –1 2
4  Syria 3 0 0 3 0 10 –10 0

References

  1. ^ "Mediterranean Games 1955 (Barcelona, Spain)". RSSSF. Dinant Abbink & Erik Garin. January 21, 2001. Retrieved September 6, 2017.