Matches

    Semi-finals
    Soviet Union - Bulgaria
    2:1 a.e.t.
    Match
    Date
    Venue / Stadium
    Time
    Attendance
    1005 December 1956 Melbourne / Olympic Park16:3021079
      Goals scored
    • Ivan KOLEV (BUL) 95',
    • Eduard STRELTSOV (URS) 112',
    • Boris TATUSHIN (URS) 116'
    Soviet Union
      Line-up
    • Lev YASHIN (GK)
    • Nikolai TISHENKO
    • Mikhail OGONKOV
    • Alexej PARAMONOV
    • Anatoli BASHASKHIN
    • Igor NETTO
    • Boris TATUSHIN
    • Valentin IVANOV
    • Eduard STRELTSOV
    • Sergei SALNIKOV
    • Vladimir RYSCHKIN
      Substitute(s)
    • Anatoli ILYIN
    • Anatoli ISSAEV
    • Anatoli MASLYONKIN
    • Boris KUZNETSOV
    • Boris RASINSKI
    • Iosif BETSA
    • Nikita SIMONYAN
    Coach
    Gavril Dmitrievich KACHALIN (URS)
    Bulgaria
      Line-up
    • Georgi NAIDENOV (GK)
    • Krum YANEV
    • Dimitar STOYANOV
    • Ivan KOLEV
    • Milteho NIKOLOV
    • Kiril RAKAROV
    • Panayot PANAYOTOV
    • Manol MANOLOV
    • Nikola KOVACHEV
    • Georgi NIKOLOV
    • Stefan STEFANOV
      Substitute(s)
    • Gavril STOYANOV
    • Todor DIEV
    • Yordan YORDANOV
    Coach
    Stoyan ORMANDJIEV (BUL)
      Cautions
      Sent off
    Match Officials
    Referee
    Robert H. MANN (ENG)
    Assistant Referee 1
    Ron WRIGHT (AUS)
    Assistant Referee 2
    C.h. WENSVEEN (IDN)
    a.e.t.:After extra time(C):CaptainPSO:Penalty Shoot-out
    GK:GoalkeeperN:Not eligible to playI:Injured
    Y:Misses next match if bookedPos:PositionsA:Absent

    Tournaments
    Olympic Football Tournament Final All editions