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1927 in association football
The following are the
events of the year football (soccer) 1927 throughout the world.
Cardiff City FC become the first football team from outside England to win the F.A Cup beating Arsenal FC 1-0 in the final. The goal was scored by Hughie Ferguson who was played by Gary Dobbs in the 2007 Welsh TV recreation of the famous match. May 24 – Chilean club
Universidad de Chile established November 1 – Peru plays its first ever international match. In Lima the hosts are beaten by Uruguay: 0-4.
Club formed in 1927
Winners club national championship
Panathinaikos EPSP (Pireas)
EPSM (Thessaloniki) Iraklis EPSP (Patras) A.P.S. Olympiakos Patras
Shared by & England Scotland
(1927) Denmark (1924-1928) Denmark
January 18 –
Werner Liebrich, German international footballer (died 1995) January 26 –
Victor Mees, Belgian international footballer (died 2012) January 28 –
Karl Bögelein, German international footballer and coach (died 2016) March 2 –
Erol Keskin, Turkish international footballer (died 2016) March 27 –
Karl Stotz, Austrian international footballer and manager (died 2017) April 1 –
Ferenc Puskás, Hungarian international forward (died 2016) May 2 –
Víctor Rodríguez Andrade, Uruguayan international footballer (died 1985) May 3 –
Günter Schröter, East German international footballer (died 2016) June 16 –
Ya'akov Hodorov, Israeli international football goalkeeper October 14 –
Emil Pažický, Slovak international footballer (died 2003) October 19 –
Hans Schäfer, German international footballer December 5 – Omar Oscar Míguez, Uruguayan footballer (died 2006)