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1954 FIFA World Cup qualification (AFC – Group 13)

The three teams in this group played against each other once. The group winner South Korea qualified for the fifth FIFA World Cup held in Switzerland. Republic of China withdrew the qualification.

1954 FIFA World Cup qualification (AFC – Group 13) Intro articles: 4

Group 13

Final table Home Away
Rank Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Pld W D L GF GA Pts Pld W D L GF GA Pts
1  South Korea 2 1 1 0 7 3 +4 3 X 5:1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 7 3 3
2  Japan 2 0 1 1 3 7 -4 1 2:2 X 2 0 1 1 3 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Republic of China X

Japan vs South Korea

 Japan1 – 5  South Korea
Ken Naganuma  16' Chung Nam-sik  22'
Choi Kwang Suk  34'
Sung Nak-woon  65'
Choi Chung-min  82'  85'
Referee: Haran (Hong Kong)

South Korea vs Japan

 South Korea2 – 2  Japan
Chung Nam-sik  20'
Choi Kwang Suk  43'
Toshio Iwatani  17'  61'
Referee: Haran (Hong Kong)

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