Taking part in the World Cup for the first time after choosing not to enter the inaugural competition in 1930 for economic reasons, Germany was placed in a three-team qualifying group alongside Luxembourg and France, with the top two teams qualifying for the finals. After the Luxemburgers had been beaten 9-1 by the Mannschaft and 6-1 by the French, the match between Germany and France became irrelevant and was cancelled with both teams having qualified.
Match Results and Details
v Luxembourg, Luxembourg-Ville, 11.03.1934
Rasselnberg 3., 36., 56., 90., Wigold 12., Albrecht 25., Hohmann 30., 51., 53. / Mengel 27.
Team: Buchloh – Hundt, Haringer – Janes, Szepan (c), Oehm – Ern. Albrecht, Wigold, Hohmann, Rasselnberg, Kobierski
Final Group Standings
Other result: Luxembourg 1-6 France.
Goals Summary: Rasselnberg (4), Hohmann (3), Wigold, Albrecht (1). Total 9.