1931 in association football

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Years: 1928 1929 1930 1931 1932 1933 1934

The following are the football (soccer) events of the year 1931 throughout the world.

Events[edit]

Winners club national championship[edit]

International tournaments[edit]

Shared by  England and  Scotland
 Estonia
 Sweden (1931)
 Norway (1929-1932)
 Romania
 Bulgaria

Births[edit]

  • January 18: André Piters, Belgian international footballer (died 2014)
  • February 9: Josef Masopust, Czechoslovak international footballer and manager
  • February 14: Newton de Sordi, Brazilian international footballer (died 2013)
  • February 16: Bobby Collins, Scottish international footballer (died 2014)
  • March 1: Arne Pedersen, Norwegian international footballer (died 2013)
  • May 16: Vujadin Boškov, Yugoslav international football player and coach (died 2014)
  • June 13: Jean-Jacques Marcel, French international footballer (died 2014)
  • August 5: Billy Bingham, Northern Irish international footballer and manager
  • December 27: John Charles, Welsh international footballer (died 2004)

Deaths[edit]

  • 5 September: John Thomson, Scottish international footballer (born 1909)