Hungary v Brazil, 27 June 1954

Score4-2 to Hungary
RefereeArthur Ellis
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Finals quarter-final
VenueStade de Suisse, Berne
Attendance60,000
Kick Off: 17:00 Local (16:00 BST) This match is known as 'The Battle of Berne' Violent conduct and fighting prompted English referee Arthur Ellis to send off three players during the match, 1 for Hungary and 2 for Brazil. In total, 42 free kicks and 2 penalties were awarded, with 4 cautions and 3 dismissals issued. The ill-temper continued after the game, with the Brazilian players invading the Hungarian dressing room and continued to fight.

4  Hungary

Manager: Gusztav Sebes

2  Brazil

Manager: Zezé Moreira

Goals:

Nandor Hidegkuti 4 G
Sandor Kocsis 7 G
Mihaly Lantos penalty 60 P
Sandor Kocsis 88 G

Goals:

Djalma Santos penalty 18 P
Julinho 66 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gyula Grosics
Defender Jeno Buzanszky
Defender Mihaly Lantos
Defender/Midfielder Gyula Lorant
Defender/Midfielder Jozsef Zakarias
Midfielder Jozsef Bozsik
Midfielder Zoltan Czibor
Forward Sandor Kocsis
Forward Mihaly Toth
Forward Jozsef Toth II

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Castilho
Defender Brandaozinho
Defender Djalma Santos
Defender Nilton Santos
Midfielder Bauer
Midfielder Didi
Midfielder Pinheiro
Forward Humberto
Forward Indio
Forward Julinho
Forward Maurinho

Cards:

Jozsef Bozsik 71 R

Cards:

Nilton Santos 71 R
Humberto 79 R