1924 German football championship
Top 3 1924 German football championship related articles
Replica of the Viktoria trophy
|Dates||11 May – 9 June|
|Champions||1. FC Nürnberg|
3rd German title
|Goals scored||24 (4 per match)|
|Top goal scorer(s)||Luitpold Popp|
(3 goals each)
For 1. FC Nürnberg it was the third national championship. It was part of Nuremberg's most successful era where the club won five titles in eight seasons from 1920 to 1927, missing out on a sixth one in the inconclusive 1922 championship. For Hamburger SV, the defending champions, it was the third final appearance in three season, having faced Nuremberg once before in the 1922 final. Hamburg's next final appearance would come in 1928 when it defeated Hertha BSC.
Seven club qualified for the knock-out competition, the champions of each of the seven regional football championships. It was the last edition with seven clubs as, from 1925 onwards, sixteen clubs would play in the competition.
1924 German football championship Intro articles: 1
The teams qualified through the regional championships:
1924 German football championship Qualified teams articles: 12
The quarter-finals, played on 11 May 1924:
|Team 1||Score||Team 2|
|BFC Alemannia 90||1–6||1. FC Nürnberg|
|Sportfreunde Breslau||0–3||Hamburger SV|
|SpVgg Leipzig||6–1||VfB Königsberg|
- Duisburger SpV received a bye for the quarter-finals
The semi-finals, played on 29 May 1924:
|Team 1||Score||Team 2|
|1. FC Nürnberg||3–1||Duisburger SpV|
|Hamburger SV||1–0||SpVgg Leipzig|
|1. FC Nürnberg||2 – 0||Hamburger SV|
1924 German football championship Competition articles: 21
- "German championship 1924". Rsssf.com. Retrieved 8 January 2016.
- "(West) Germany -List of champions". Rsssf.com. Retrieved 8 January 2016.
- "Hamburger SV » Steckbrief" [Hamburger SV honours]. Weltfussball.de (in German). Retrieved 8 January 2016.
- "1. FC Nürnberg » Steckbrief" [1. FC Nürnberg honours]. Weltfussball.de (in German). Retrieved 8 January 2016.
- "Deutsche Meisterschaft » Torschützenkönige" [German championship: Top goal scorer]. Weltfussball.de (in German). Retrieved 8 January 2016.
- "Deutsche Meisterschaft 1923/1924 » Spielplan" [German championship 1923–24]. Weltfussball.de (in German). Retrieved 12 January 2016.
- kicker Allmanach 1990, by kicker, page 160 to 178 – German championship
- Süddeutschlands Fussballgeschichte in Tabellenform 1897-1988 (in German) History of Southern German football in tables, publisher & author: Ludolf Hyll