1954 Pallone d'Oro

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The 1954 Pallone d'Oro was the 21th annual ceremony of the Pallone d'Oro, presented by La Gazetta dello Sport, and recognising the best footballers in the world in 1954.

The nominees for the ceremony were announced on 13 December 1954.

Sandor Kocsis wins another Pallone d'Oro thanks to his performances at World Cup, Fritz Walter finished 2nd after the dilution of votes among the Hungarian players.

Nominees[edit | edit source]

Player Team Nationality
Ronnie Allen England West Bromwich  Great Britain
József Bozsik Hungary Budapest Honvéd  Hungary
Zlatko Cajkovski Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Partizan Belgrade  Yugoslavia
Zoltán Czibor Hungary Budapest Honvéd  Hungary
Alfredo Di Stéfano Spain Real Madrid  Argentina
Djalma Santos Brazil Portuguesa  Brazil
Gerhard Hanappi Austria Rapid Wien  Austria
Nándor Hidegkuti Hungary MTK Budapest  Hungary
Julinho Brazil Portuguesa  Brazil
Sándor Kocsis Hungary Budapest Honvéd  Hungary
László Kubala Spain FC Barcelona  Spain
Luizinho Brazil Corinthians  Brazil
Ernst Ocwirk Austria Austria Wien  Austria
Titus Ozon Romania Dinamo Bucarest  Romania
Iosif Petschovschi Romania Steaua Bucarest  Romania
Ferenc Puskás Hungary Budapest Honvéd  Hungary
Helmut Rahn West Germany Rot-Weiss Essen  West Germany
Víctor Rodríguez Andrade Uruguay Peñarol  Uruguay
Juan Alberto Schiaffino Uruguay Peñarol  Uruguay
Lennart Skoglund Italy Inter Milan  Sweden
Fritz Walter West Germany Kaiserlautern  West Germany
Faas Wilkes Spain Valencia  Netherlands
Billy Wright England Wolverhampton Wanderers  Great Britain

Jury[edit | edit source]

Results[edit | edit source]

Position Player Team Nationality Points
1 Sándor Kocsis Hungary Budapest Honvéd  Hungary 69
2 Fritz Walter West Germany Kaiserlautern  West Germany 32
3 Ferenc Puskás Hungary Budapest Honvéd  Hungary 30
4 Juan Alberto Schiaffino Uruguay Peñarol  Uruguay 29
5 Alfredo Di Stéfano Spain Real Madrid  Argentina 25
6 Nándor Hidegkuti Hungary MTK Budapest  Hungary 21
Faas Wilkes Spain Valencia  Netherlands
8 Ernst Ocwirk Austria Austria Wien  Austria 17
9 Billy Wright England Wolverhampton  Great Britain 15
10 Zoltán Czibor Hungary Budapest Honvéd  Hungary 13
11 Julinho Brazil Portuguesa  Brazil 5
12 József Bozsik Hungary Budapest Honvéd  Hungary 3

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