1954 Australia Men's National Team Results
Researched by Alan Garside and Doug Butcher, written by Greg Stock

| 1953 | A-Internationals | B-Internationals | Index | 1955

Friendly Matches | New Zealand

Source: Page authors, Daily newspapers.

Friendly Matches

Saturday August 7 1954
Kensington Oval, Kensington Park, Adelaide, Australia
Referee: Joe Harvey (Australia)
Attendance: Not recorded
Ron Lord, Jack Mather, Guido Pittoni, Ron Adair, Tom Jack (c), Les Suchanek, Charlie Stewart, Franco Franchi, Anatollus Kitas, Adrian Harnsen, Charlie Takacs
Manager: Not recorded
Goal: Cooper 17 Own Goal
1 - 3 New Zealand
Bert Hiddlestone, Tim Cooper, William Westerveld, Dennis Charlton, James Hunter (c), Phillip Traynor, Reginald King, Allan Smith, Alan Preston, Ken Olley, Gordon Barker
Manager: Jim Kershaw
Goals: King 46, 60, 89
Australia played host to a three match series against their old foes New Zealand. Before the first 'test match' New Zealand played an Australian XI in Adelaide.

Last updated: 16 November 2021.