1929–30 Serie A


The 1929–30 Serie A was the 30th football tournament in Italy. Internazionale won its third Scudetto as Ambrosiana. This was the first edition of the Serie A using a round-robin format.

Serie A 1929-30 teams distribution
Serie A
Season1929–30
ChampionsAmbrosiana
3rd title
RelegatedPadova
Cremonese
Matches played306
Goals scored969 (3.17 per match)
Top goalscorerGiuseppe Meazza
(31 goals)

Teams


The 18 clubs were the first 9 of each group of 1928–29 Divisione Nazionale.

Final classification


Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Ambrosiana (C) 34 22 6 6 85 38 +47 50 1930 Mitropa Cup
2 Genova 1893 34 20 8 6 63 36 +27 48 1930 Mitropa Cup
3 Juventus 34 19 7 8 56 31 +25 45
4 Torino 34 16 7 11 52 31 +21 39
5 Napoli 34 14 9 11 61 51 +10 37
6 Roma 34 15 6 13 73 52 +21 36
7 Bologna 34 14 8 12 56 46 +10 36
8 Alessandria 34 14 8 12 55 49 +6 36
9 Pro Vercelli 34 12 9 13 52 60 8 33
10 Brescia 34 13 7 14 45 56 11 33
11 Milan 34 11 10 13 52 48 +4 32
12 Modena 34 11 8 15 48 55 7 30
13 Pro Patria 34 12 6 16 46 64 18 30
14 Livorno 34 12 5 17 51 79 28 29
15 Lazio 34 10 8 16 49 50 1 28
16 Triestina 34 11 6 17 42 78 36 28
17 Padova (R) 34 11 4 19 52 78 26 26 1930-31 Serie B
18 Cremonese (R) 34 4 8 22 31 83 52 16
Source: lega-calcio.it (in Italian)
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal average
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated

Results


Home \ Away ALE AMB BOL BRE CRE GEN JUV LAZ LIV MIL MOD NAP PAD PPA PVE ROM TOR TRI
Alessandria 1–2 2–3 4–0 3–0 0–2 1–0 4–2 3–2 2–1 1–1 2–1 4–2 0–0 0–2 3–1 3–3 4–1
Ambrosiana 2–0 2–1 5–1 3–2 3–3 2–0 4–2 6–2 2–0 5–1 2–1 6–1 8–0 4–0 6–0 3–0 1–2
Bologna 1–2 2–2 0–0 4–1 0–1 0–1 3–2 6–1 1–1 2–1 3–1 1–2 2–0 2–2 5–2 0–1 2–2
Brescia 2–1 0–0 2–0 4–3 4–1 2–2 3–2 2–0 4–1 3–2 2–1 3–2 2–1 1–0 1–1 0–2 0–1
Cremonese 1–1 0–0 0–3 0–1 1–2 0–0 1–3 1–2 0–2 2–2 0–0 1–1 1–2 0–0 1–0 0–1 2–1
Genova 1893 2–1 1–4 2–0 1–0 2–1 2–0 2–0 2–0 2–2 2–2 2–2 8–0 6–2 1–0 3–1 1–0 2–1
Juventus 2–1 1–2 2–0 0–0 4–1 0–0 3–1 4–1 3–1 1–0 3–2 3–1 1–0 6–1 2–1 2–0 0–1
Lazio 0–0 1–1 3–0 0–0 6–0 3–0 0–1 3–1 0–0 4–0 0–2 4–0 2–1 3–2 0–1 1–0 0–0
Livorno 2–1 1–2 0–2 5–3 1–1 3–1 1–5 4–0 4–1 2–2 3–0 4–3 2–1 1–1 1–0 1–0 2–0
Milan 0–1 1–2 0–1 4–1 5–2 0–2 1–1 2–2 2–2 1–0 2–2 6–0 3–2 3–0 3–1 1–2 2–1
Modena 0–1 2–0 1–2 2–1 5–1 2–1 2–1 0–0 6–0 1–1 0–5 0–2 2–1 1–1 1–2 2–1 2–1
Napoli 3–1 3–1 2–1 1–1 3–0 1–2 2–2 3–0 1–1 2–1 2–1 1–0 4–2 1–1 1–1 2–0 4–1
Padova 1–3 1–2 2–3 2–1 0–1 0–0 2–1 2–1 3–1 1–1 1–3 3–0 7–0 5–0 3–0 1–0 1–2
Pro Patria 4–0 0–0 2–1 2–0 4–2 0–1 0–1 0–0 5–0 2–1 2–0 3–2 0–0 1–0 6–1 1–0 1–1
Pro Vercelli 2–2 1–0 2–2 2–0 3–2 3–3 1–0 3–1 4–1 0–1 2–1 4–0 5–1 0–0 2–0 0–2 6–0
Roma 1–1 2–0 2–2 2–1 9–0 2–0 2–3 3–1 2–0 1–0 4–2 2–2 8–0 5–0 7–0 3–0 5–0
Torino 2–2 4–1 0–0 5–0 2–3 1–1 0–0 1–0 3–0 0–0 0–0 1–0 3–1 7–0 5–1 1–0 4–1
Triestina 1–0 1–2 0–1 1–0 4–0 0–2 0–1 3–3 3–0 2–2 0–1 3–4 2–1 2–1 3–1 1–1 0–1
Source: Almanacco Illustrato del Calcio - La Storia 1898-2004, Panini Edizioni, Modena, September 2005 (in Italian)
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top goalscorers


Rank Player Club Goals
1 Giuseppe Meazza Ambrosiana 31
2 Rodolfo Volk Roma 21
3 Antonio Vojak Napoli 20
Bruno Maini Bologna
5 Elvio Banchero Genoa 1893 17
Giovanni Ferrari Alessandria
Gino Rossetti Torino
Giovanni Vecchina Padova
9 Pietro Serantoni Ambrosiana 16
10 Virgilio Levratto Genoa 1893 15
Mario Magnozzi Livorno
Raimundo Orsi Juventus
13 Anton Blazevic Ambrosiana 14
Italo Rossi Pro Patria
15 Carlo Reguzzoni Pro Patria 13
Attila Sallustro Napoli
Arturo Chini Ludueña Roma
Federico Munerati Juventus
Mario Palandri Livorno

References


    Sources


    • Almanacco Illustrato del Calcio - La Storia 1898-2004, Panini Edizioni, Modena, September 2005
    • Il Littoriale - years 1929 and 1930
    • La Stampa - years 1929 and 1930