Football at the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games

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Football at the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games
Tournament details
Host country Wales
Dates July 18-26
Teams 8 (from 3 confederations)
Venue(s) Cardiff
Final positions
Champions  Wales (1st title)
Runners-up  England
Third place  Scotland
Fourth place  Northern Ireland
Tournament statistics
Matches played 16
Goals scored 66 (4.13 per match)
1954
1962

Football at the 1958 British Empire and Commonwealth Games was the fifth time that association football was part of the British Empire and Commonwealth Games.

Group Stage[edit | edit source]

Group A[edit | edit source]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Wales 2 2 0 0 9 1 +8 4
 England 2 2 0 0 7 0 +7 4
 India 2 0 0 2 0 7 -7 0
 Malaya 2 0 0 2 0 9 -9 0
July 18, 1958
Wales  4–1  India
Allchurch Goal 28'64'
Medwin Goal 53'69'
Mewalal Goal 86'
Cardiff


July 18, 1958
England  4–0  Malaya
Taylor Goal 16'29'
Finney Goal 18'
Kevan Goal 60'
Cardiff


July 20, 1958
India  0–3  England
Finney Goal 33'51'66'
Cardiff


July 20, 1958
Malaya  0–5  Wales
Charles Goal 14'32'47'
Allchurch Goal 38'74'
Cardiff

Group B[edit | edit source]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Northern Ireland 2 2 0 0 9 1 +8 4
 Scotland 2 2 0 0 9 2 +7 4
 Canada 2 0 0 2 3 6 -3 0
 Singapore 2 0 0 2 0 12 -12 0
July 19, 1954
Scotland  3-2  Canada
Collins Goal 39'45'
Herd Goal 77'
Stewart Goal 32'
Philley Goal 59'
Cardiff


July 19, 1958
Northern Ireland  6–0  Singapore
McParland Goal 4'39'
Peacock Goal 10'
Simpson Goal 26'
Dougan Goal 63'
McCrory Goal 67'
Cardiff


July 21, 1958
Singapore  0–6  Scotland
Collins Goal 17'62'85'
Reiley Goal 51'
Law Goal 54'
Leggat Goal 70'
Cardiff


July 21, 1958
Canada  1–3  Northern Ireland
Gregg Goal 20' (og) McIlroy Goal 62'
Simpson Goal 73'
Peacock Goal 86'
Cardiff

Plate[edit | edit source]

Semi Finals[edit | edit source]

July 23, 1958
India  4–1  Singapore
Balaram Goal 21'67'73'
Rahmatullah Goal 50'
Koh Goal 45'
Cardiff


July 23, 1958
Canada  4–0  Malaya
Steele Goal 19'
Philley Goal 29'59'
Stewart Goal 86'
Cardiff

Seventh Place Playoff[edit | edit source]

July 25, 1958
Singapore  3-0  Malaya
Koh Goal 50' (pen)
Hussein Goal 59'
Low Kee Seng Goal 78' (pen)
Cardiff

Fifth Place Playoff[edit | edit source]

July 25, 1958
India  1–3  Canada
Zulfiquer Goal 68' Steckiw Goal 25'41'
Zulfiquer Goal 50' (og)
Cardiff

Playoff[edit | edit source]

Semi-Finals[edit | edit source]

July 24, 1958
Wales  3-2 (a.e.t.)  Scotland
Tapscott Goal 28'
Charles Goal 65'
Allchurch Goal 108'
Herd Goal 42'
Collins Goal 59'
Cardiff


July 24, 1958
England  2-1  Northern Ireland
Finnney Goal 22'
Taylor Goal 30'
Simpson Goal 44'
Cardiff

Third Place Playoff[edit | edit source]

July 26, 1958
Scotland  2-1  Northern Ireland
Collins Goal 21'74' McParland Goal 82'
Cardiff

Gold Medal Playoff[edit | edit source]

July 26, 1958
Wales  2-0  England
Allchurch Goal 20'37'
Cardiff

References[edit | edit source]

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