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Encyclopedia > Football World Cup 1974
1974 Football World Cup - West Germany
Fußball-Weltmeisterschaft 1974
1974 Football World Cup poster
Official 1974 Football World Cup poster
Participant teams 99
(final tournament: 16)
Host West Germany
Champions West Germany (2nd title)
Matches played 38
Goals scored 97
(2.55 per match)
Attendance 1,774,022
(46,685 per match)
Top scorer Grzegorz Lato (POL)
7 goals

The 1974 Football World Cup was held in West Germany. The host nation won the title beating the Netherlands in the final, 2-1. The victory was the second for West Germany, who had won in 1954. 1974 Football World Cup poster This work is copyrighted. ... Grzegorz Lato Grzegorz Lato (born April 8, 1950 in Malbork, Poland) is a former Polish football (soccer) striker, the all-time cap leader for the Polish national team and the leading scorer at the 1974 World Cup. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) is a common year starting on Tuesday (click on link for calendar). ... The Football World Cup (official name: FIFA World Cup) is the most important competition in international football (soccer). ... The 1954 Football World Cup was held in Switzerland. ...


The tournament marked the first time that the current trophy, the FIFA World Cup, was awarded. The previous trophy, the Jules Rimet Trophy, was won for the third time by Brazil in 1970 and awarded permanently to the Brazilians. The Jules Rimet trophy was the original physical manifestation of the prize for winning the football world cup, a small gold cup representing the hopes and ambitions of every footballing nation on earth. ... The 1970 Football World Cup was held in Mexico, from May 31 to June 21. ...


The format of the competition changed from 1970: 16 teams qualified, divided into four groups of four. Top two teams in each group would advance to the second round, where they would be split into two groups of four. The winners of each group will play each other in the finals, and the second place finishers in the third place match.


The first round saw a politically charged match as West and East Germany played each other in Hamburg. The East won that match 1-0, but fell in the second round. West Germany was led by Franz Beckenbauer and Gerd Müller, who scored the game winner in the final. Although the Dutch finished second, their star Johan Cruyff and their Total Football system dazzled the competition. First International Poland 3 - 0 East Germany (Warsaw, Poland; 21 September 1952) Last International Belgium 0 - 2 East Germany (Brussels, Belgium; 12 September 1990) Largest win Ceylon 1 - 12 East Germany (Colombo, Ceylon; 12 January 1964) Worst defeat 0 - 3, 12 times; 1 - 4, three times World Cup Appearances 1... Hamburgs central promenade Jungfernstieg on the Alster lake, between 1900 and 1914 Hamburg is Germanys second largest city (after Berlin) and, with the Hamburg Harbour, its principal port. ... Franz Beckenbauer (born September 11, 1945) is a famous German football player, coach and manager, nicknamed der Kaiser (the emperor) because of his elegant style, his leadership qualities and his domination on the football pitch. ... Gerhard Gerd Müller (born November 3, 1945 in Nördlingen) is a former German football player. ... Johan Cruijff Hendrik Johannes Cruijff (sometimes spelled Cruyff; born April 25, 1947 in Amsterdam) is a Dutch football trainer/coach and former star player, regarded by many as one of the all-time greats of the game. ... In football (soccer), Total Football is a system where a player who moves out of his position is replaced by another from his team, thus retaining their intended organisational structure. ...


Poland's Grzegorz Lato lead the tournament in scoring with seven goals. Grzegorz Lato Grzegorz Lato (born April 8, 1950 in Malbork, Poland) is a former Polish football (soccer) striker, the all-time cap leader for the Polish national team and the leading scorer at the 1974 World Cup. ...

Contents


Qualification

See Football World Cup 1974 (qualification). Listed below are the results for the 1974 World Cup qualification rounds. ...


Squads

For a list of all squads that appeared in the final tournament, see Football World Cup 1974 (squads).


First Round

Group 1

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
East Germany 5 3 2 1 0 4 1 3
West Germany 4 3 2 0 1 4 1 3
Chile 2 3 0 2 1 1 2 -1
Australia 1 3 0 1 2 0 5 -5


June 14, Olympiastadion, Berlin - West Germany 1 - 0 Chile Image File history File links Flag_of_East_Germany. ... First International Poland 3 - 0 East Germany (Warsaw, Poland; 21 September 1952) Last International Belgium 0 - 2 East Germany (Brussels, Belgium; 12 September 1990) Largest win Ceylon 1 - 12 East Germany (Colombo, Ceylon; 12 January 1964) Worst defeat 0 - 3, 12 times; 1 - 4, three times World Cup Appearances 1... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Chile flag 300px height unified for the national flags serie, by user:Marc Mongenet, from CIA World Factbook, borders removed, high compression ratio, some color or ratio corrections from http://www. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... June 14 is the 165th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (166th in leap years), with 200 days remaining. ... The Olympiastadion (Olympic Stadium) is a sports stadium in Berlin. ... Boroughs of West Berlin West Berlin was the name given to the western part of Berlin between 1949 and 1990. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Chile flag 300px height unified for the national flags serie, by user:Marc Mongenet, from CIA World Factbook, borders removed, high compression ratio, some color or ratio corrections from http://www. ...


June 14, Volksparkstadion, Hamburg - East Germany 2 - 0 Australia June 14 is the 165th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (166th in leap years), with 200 days remaining. ... A view of the inside AOL Arena is the main stadium of Hamburg, Germany. ... Hamburgs central promenade Jungfernstieg on the Alster lake, between 1900 and 1914 Hamburg is Germanys second largest city (after Berlin) and, with the Hamburg Harbour, its principal port. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_East_Germany. ... First International Poland 3 - 0 East Germany (Warsaw, Poland; 21 September 1952) Last International Belgium 0 - 2 East Germany (Brussels, Belgium; 12 September 1990) Largest win Ceylon 1 - 12 East Germany (Colombo, Ceylon; 12 January 1964) Worst defeat 0 - 3, 12 times; 1 - 4, three times World Cup Appearances 1... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ...


June 18, Volksparkstadion, Hamburg - West Germany 3 - 0 Australia June 18 is the 169th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (170th in leap years), with 196 days remaining. ... A view of the inside AOL Arena is the main stadium of Hamburg, Germany. ... Hamburgs central promenade Jungfernstieg on the Alster lake, between 1900 and 1914 Hamburg is Germanys second largest city (after Berlin) and, with the Hamburg Harbour, its principal port. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ...


June 18, Olympiastadion, Berlin - East Germany 1 - 1 Chile June 18 is the 169th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (170th in leap years), with 196 days remaining. ... The Olympiastadion (Olympic Stadium) is a sports stadium in Berlin. ... Boroughs of West Berlin West Berlin was the name given to the western part of Berlin between 1949 and 1990. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_East_Germany. ... First International Poland 3 - 0 East Germany (Warsaw, Poland; 21 September 1952) Last International Belgium 0 - 2 East Germany (Brussels, Belgium; 12 September 1990) Largest win Ceylon 1 - 12 East Germany (Colombo, Ceylon; 12 January 1964) Worst defeat 0 - 3, 12 times; 1 - 4, three times World Cup Appearances 1... Image File history File links Chile flag 300px height unified for the national flags serie, by user:Marc Mongenet, from CIA World Factbook, borders removed, high compression ratio, some color or ratio corrections from http://www. ...


June 22, Olympiastadion, Berlin - Australia 0 - 0 Chile June 22 is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 192 days remaining. ... The Olympiastadion (Olympic Stadium) is a sports stadium in Berlin. ... Boroughs of West Berlin West Berlin was the name given to the western part of Berlin between 1949 and 1990. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Image File history File links Chile flag 300px height unified for the national flags serie, by user:Marc Mongenet, from CIA World Factbook, borders removed, high compression ratio, some color or ratio corrections from http://www. ...


June 22, Volksparkstadion, Hamburg - East Germany 1 - 0 West Germany June 22 is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 192 days remaining. ... A view of the inside AOL Arena is the main stadium of Hamburg, Germany. ... Hamburgs central promenade Jungfernstieg on the Alster lake, between 1900 and 1914 Hamburg is Germanys second largest city (after Berlin) and, with the Hamburg Harbour, its principal port. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_East_Germany. ... First International Poland 3 - 0 East Germany (Warsaw, Poland; 21 September 1952) Last International Belgium 0 - 2 East Germany (Brussels, Belgium; 12 September 1990) Largest win Ceylon 1 - 12 East Germany (Colombo, Ceylon; 12 January 1964) Worst defeat 0 - 3, 12 times; 1 - 4, three times World Cup Appearances 1... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ...


Group 2

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
Yugoslavia 4 3 1 2 0 10 1 9
Brazil 4 3 1 2 0 3 0 3
Scotland 4 3 1 2 0 3 1 2
Zaire 0 3 0 0 3 0 14 -14


June 13, Waldstadion, Frankfurt - Brazil 0 - 0 Yugoslavia Image File history File links Flag_of_SFR_Yugoslavia. ... First International Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium; 28 August 1920) Last International Netherlands 2 - 0 Yugoslavia (Amsterdam, Netherlands; 25 March 1992) Largest win Yugoslavia 10 - 1 India (Helsinki, Finland; 15 July 1952) Yugoslavia 9 - 0 Zaire (Gelsenkirchen, Germany; 18 June 1974) Worst defeat Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Scotland. ... First International Scotland 0 - 0 England (Partick, Scotland; 30 November 1872) Largest win Scotland 9 - 0 Wales (Glasgow, Scotland; 23 March 1878) Worst defeat Uruguay 7 - 0 Scotland (Basel, Switzerland; 19 June 1954) World Cup Appearances 8 (First in 1954) Best result Round 1, all European Championship Appearances 2 (First... Image File history File links Flag_of_Zaire. ... June 13 is the 164th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (165th in leap years), with 201 days remaining. ... Waldstadion The CommerzBank Arena(in the past known as Waldstadion but is still called Waldstadion) is a 52,000 seat stadium in Frankfurt, Germany that is primarily used for soccer and American football. ... â–¶ (help· info) is the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_SFR_Yugoslavia. ... First International Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium; 28 August 1920) Last International Netherlands 2 - 0 Yugoslavia (Amsterdam, Netherlands; 25 March 1992) Largest win Yugoslavia 10 - 1 India (Helsinki, Finland; 15 July 1952) Yugoslavia 9 - 0 Zaire (Gelsenkirchen, Germany; 18 June 1974) Worst defeat Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium...


June 14, Westfalenstadion, Dortmund - Scotland 2 - 0 Zaire June 14 is the 165th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (166th in leap years), with 200 days remaining. ... The Westfalenstadion is a German football stadium in Dortmund that is host to the Borussia Dortmund (BVB) football team and will host several matches of the 2006 World Cup, including a semi-final. ... Map of Germany showing Dortmund Dortmund is a city in Germany, located in the Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia, in the Ruhr area. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Scotland. ... First International Scotland 0 - 0 England (Partick, Scotland; 30 November 1872) Largest win Scotland 9 - 0 Wales (Glasgow, Scotland; 23 March 1878) Worst defeat Uruguay 7 - 0 Scotland (Basel, Switzerland; 19 June 1954) World Cup Appearances 8 (First in 1954) Best result Round 1, all European Championship Appearances 2 (First... Image File history File links Flag_of_Zaire. ...


June 18, Parkstadion, Gelsenkirchen - Yugoslavia 9 - 0 Zaire June 18 is the 169th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (170th in leap years), with 196 days remaining. ... Parkstadion is the former home of FC Schalke 04. ... Gelsenkirchen is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_SFR_Yugoslavia. ... First International Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium; 28 August 1920) Last International Netherlands 2 - 0 Yugoslavia (Amsterdam, Netherlands; 25 March 1992) Largest win Yugoslavia 10 - 1 India (Helsinki, Finland; 15 July 1952) Yugoslavia 9 - 0 Zaire (Gelsenkirchen, Germany; 18 June 1974) Worst defeat Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium... Image File history File links Flag_of_Zaire. ...


June 18, Waldstadion, Frankfurt - Brazil 0 - 0 Scotland June 18 is the 169th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (170th in leap years), with 196 days remaining. ... Waldstadion The CommerzBank Arena(in the past known as Waldstadion but is still called Waldstadion) is a 52,000 seat stadium in Frankfurt, Germany that is primarily used for soccer and American football. ... â–¶ (help· info) is the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Scotland. ... First International Scotland 0 - 0 England (Partick, Scotland; 30 November 1872) Largest win Scotland 9 - 0 Wales (Glasgow, Scotland; 23 March 1878) Worst defeat Uruguay 7 - 0 Scotland (Basel, Switzerland; 19 June 1954) World Cup Appearances 8 (First in 1954) Best result Round 1, all European Championship Appearances 2 (First...


June 22, Waldstadion, Frankfurt - Scotland 1 - 1 Yugoslavia June 22 is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 192 days remaining. ... Waldstadion The CommerzBank Arena(in the past known as Waldstadion but is still called Waldstadion) is a 52,000 seat stadium in Frankfurt, Germany that is primarily used for soccer and American football. ... â–¶ (help· info) is the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Scotland. ... First International Scotland 0 - 0 England (Partick, Scotland; 30 November 1872) Largest win Scotland 9 - 0 Wales (Glasgow, Scotland; 23 March 1878) Worst defeat Uruguay 7 - 0 Scotland (Basel, Switzerland; 19 June 1954) World Cup Appearances 8 (First in 1954) Best result Round 1, all European Championship Appearances 2 (First... Image File history File links Flag_of_SFR_Yugoslavia. ... First International Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium; 28 August 1920) Last International Netherlands 2 - 0 Yugoslavia (Amsterdam, Netherlands; 25 March 1992) Largest win Yugoslavia 10 - 1 India (Helsinki, Finland; 15 July 1952) Yugoslavia 9 - 0 Zaire (Gelsenkirchen, Germany; 18 June 1974) Worst defeat Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium...


June 22, Waldstadion, Frankfurt - Brazil 3 - 0 Zaire June 22 is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 192 days remaining. ... Waldstadion The CommerzBank Arena(in the past known as Waldstadion but is still called Waldstadion) is a 52,000 seat stadium in Frankfurt, Germany that is primarily used for soccer and American football. ... â–¶ (help· info) is the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Zaire. ...


Group 3

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
Netherlands 5 3 2 1 0 6 1 5
Sweden 4 3 1 2 0 3 0 3
Bulgaria 2 3 0 2 1 2 5 -3
Uruguay 1 3 0 1 2 1 6 -5


June 15, Niedersachsenstadion, Hannover - Netherlands 2 - 0 Uruguay Large flag of the Netherlands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Image File history File links Link titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleInsert non-formatted text hereInsert non-formatted text here Media:Example. ... File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... June 15 is the 166th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (167th in leap years), with 199 days remaining. ... Niedersachsenstadion was a multi-use stadium in Hannover, Germany. ... Map of Germany showing Hanover Hanover (in German: Hannover [haˈnoːfɐ]), on the river Leine, is the capital of the state of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany. ... Large flag of the Netherlands. ... File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ...


June 15, Rheinstadion, Düsseldorf - Sweden 0 - 0 Bulgaria June 15 is the 166th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (167th in leap years), with 199 days remaining. ... Rheinstadion was a multi-use stadium in Dusseldorf, Germany. ... Düsseldorf is the capital city of the German federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Image File history File links Link titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleInsert non-formatted text hereInsert non-formatted text here Media:Example. ...


June 19, Niedersachsenstadion, Hannover - Bulgaria 1 - 1 Uruguay June 19 is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 195 days remaining. ... Niedersachsenstadion was a multi-use stadium in Hannover, Germany. ... Map of Germany showing Hanover Hanover (in German: Hannover [haˈnoːfɐ]), on the river Leine, is the capital of the state of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany. ... Image File history File links Link titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleInsert non-formatted text hereInsert non-formatted text here Media:Example. ... File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ...


June 19, Westfalenstadion, Dortmund - Netherlands 0 - 0 Sweden June 19 is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 195 days remaining. ... The Westfalenstadion is a German football stadium in Dortmund that is host to the Borussia Dortmund (BVB) football team and will host several matches of the 2006 World Cup, including a semi-final. ... Map of Germany showing Dortmund Dortmund is a city in Germany, located in the Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia, in the Ruhr area. ... Large flag of the Netherlands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ...


June 23, Westfalenstadion, Dortmund - Netherlands 4 - 1 Bulgaria June 23 is the 174th day of the year (175th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 191 days remaining. ... The Westfalenstadion is a German football stadium in Dortmund that is host to the Borussia Dortmund (BVB) football team and will host several matches of the 2006 World Cup, including a semi-final. ... Map of Germany showing Dortmund Dortmund is a city in Germany, located in the Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia, in the Ruhr area. ... Large flag of the Netherlands. ... Image File history File links Link titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleLink titleInsert non-formatted text hereInsert non-formatted text here Media:Example. ...


June 23, Rheinstadion, Düsseldorf - Sweden 3 - 0 Uruguay June 23 is the 174th day of the year (175th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 191 days remaining. ... Rheinstadion was a multi-use stadium in Dusseldorf, Germany. ... Düsseldorf is the capital city of the German federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ...


Group 4

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
Poland 6 3 3 0 0 12 3 9
Argentina 3 3 1 1 1 7 5 2
Italy 3 3 1 1 1 5 4 1
Haiti 0 3 0 0 3 2 14 -12


June 15, Olympiastadion, Munich - Italy 3 - 1 Haiti Large flag of Poland Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Image File history File links Flag of Haiti 1964-1986. ... June 15 is the 166th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (167th in leap years), with 199 days remaining. ... The Munich Olympiastadion from bigfotos Found in north Munich, the Olympiastadion is located in the Olympiapark Münchens and was the main venue for the 1972 Summer Olympics. ... Munich: Frauenkirche and Town Hall steeple Munich (German: München (pronounced listen) is the capital of the German federal state of Bavaria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Image File history File links Flag of Haiti 1964-1986. ...


June 15, Neckarstadion, Stuttgart - Poland 3 - 2 Argentina June 15 is the 166th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (167th in leap years), with 199 days remaining. ... Categories: UEFA European championship stadiums ... Stuttgart, a city located in southern Germany, is the capital of the state of Baden-Württemberg with a population of approximately 590,000 as of September 2005 in the city and around 3 million in the metropolitan area. ... Large flag of Poland Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ...


June 19, Neckarstadion, Stuttgart - Italy 1 - 1 Argentina June 19 is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 195 days remaining. ... Categories: UEFA European championship stadiums ... Stuttgart, a city located in southern Germany, is the capital of the state of Baden-Württemberg with a population of approximately 590,000 as of September 2005 in the city and around 3 million in the metropolitan area. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ...


June 19, Olympiastadion, Munich - Poland 7 - 0 Haiti June 19 is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 195 days remaining. ... The Munich Olympiastadion from bigfotos Found in north Munich, the Olympiastadion is located in the Olympiapark Münchens and was the main venue for the 1972 Summer Olympics. ... Munich: Frauenkirche and Town Hall steeple Munich (German: München (pronounced listen) is the capital of the German federal state of Bavaria. ... Large flag of Poland Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook. ... Image File history File links Flag of Haiti 1964-1986. ...


June 22, Olympiastadion, Munich - Argentina 4 - 1 Haiti June 22 is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 192 days remaining. ... The Munich Olympiastadion from bigfotos Found in north Munich, the Olympiastadion is located in the Olympiapark Münchens and was the main venue for the 1972 Summer Olympics. ... Munich: Frauenkirche and Town Hall steeple Munich (German: München (pronounced listen) is the capital of the German federal state of Bavaria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Image File history File links Flag of Haiti 1964-1986. ...


June 22, Neckarstadion, Stuttgart - Poland 2 - 1 Italy June 22 is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 192 days remaining. ... Categories: UEFA European championship stadiums ... Stuttgart, a city located in southern Germany, is the capital of the state of Baden-Württemberg with a population of approximately 590,000 as of September 2005 in the city and around 3 million in the metropolitan area. ... Large flag of Poland Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ...


Second Round

Group 1

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
Netherlands 6 3 3 0 0 8 0 8
Brazil 4 3 2 0 1 3 3 0
East Germany 1 3 0 1 2 1 4 -3
Argentina 1 3 0 1 2 2 7 -5


June 26, Parkstadion, Gelsenkirchen - Netherlands 4 - 0 Argentina Large flag of the Netherlands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_East_Germany. ... First International Poland 3 - 0 East Germany (Warsaw, Poland; 21 September 1952) Last International Belgium 0 - 2 East Germany (Brussels, Belgium; 12 September 1990) Largest win Ceylon 1 - 12 East Germany (Colombo, Ceylon; 12 January 1964) Worst defeat 0 - 3, 12 times; 1 - 4, three times World Cup Appearances 1... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... June 26 is the 177th day of the year (178th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 188 days remaining. ... Parkstadion is the former home of FC Schalke 04. ... Gelsenkirchen is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. ... Large flag of the Netherlands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ...


June 26, Niedersachsenstadion, Hannover - Brazil 1 - 0 East Germany June 26 is the 177th day of the year (178th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 188 days remaining. ... Niedersachsenstadion was a multi-use stadium in Hannover, Germany. ... Map of Germany showing Hanover Hanover (in German: Hannover [haˈnoːfɐ]), on the river Leine, is the capital of the state of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_East_Germany. ... First International Poland 3 - 0 East Germany (Warsaw, Poland; 21 September 1952) Last International Belgium 0 - 2 East Germany (Brussels, Belgium; 12 September 1990) Largest win Ceylon 1 - 12 East Germany (Colombo, Ceylon; 12 January 1964) Worst defeat 0 - 3, 12 times; 1 - 4, three times World Cup Appearances 1...


June 30, Niedersachsenstadion, Hannover - Brazil 2 - 1 Argentina June 30 is the 181st day of the year (182nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 184 days remaining, and the last day of June. ... Niedersachsenstadion was a multi-use stadium in Hannover, Germany. ... Map of Germany showing Hanover Hanover (in German: Hannover [haˈnoːfɐ]), on the river Leine, is the capital of the state of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ...


June 30, Parkstadion, Gelsenkirchen - Netherlands 2 - 0 East Germany June 30 is the 181st day of the year (182nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 184 days remaining, and the last day of June. ... Parkstadion is the former home of FC Schalke 04. ... Gelsenkirchen is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. ... Large flag of the Netherlands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_East_Germany. ... First International Poland 3 - 0 East Germany (Warsaw, Poland; 21 September 1952) Last International Belgium 0 - 2 East Germany (Brussels, Belgium; 12 September 1990) Largest win Ceylon 1 - 12 East Germany (Colombo, Ceylon; 12 January 1964) Worst defeat 0 - 3, 12 times; 1 - 4, three times World Cup Appearances 1...


July 3, Parkstadion, Gelsenkirchen - East Germany 1 - 1 Argentina July 3 is the 184th day of the year (185th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 181 days remaining. ... Parkstadion is the former home of FC Schalke 04. ... Gelsenkirchen is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_East_Germany. ... First International Poland 3 - 0 East Germany (Warsaw, Poland; 21 September 1952) Last International Belgium 0 - 2 East Germany (Brussels, Belgium; 12 September 1990) Largest win Ceylon 1 - 12 East Germany (Colombo, Ceylon; 12 January 1964) Worst defeat 0 - 3, 12 times; 1 - 4, three times World Cup Appearances 1... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ...


July 3, Westfalenstadion, Dortmund - Netherlands 2 - 0 Brazil July 3 is the 184th day of the year (185th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 181 days remaining. ... The Westfalenstadion is a German football stadium in Dortmund that is host to the Borussia Dortmund (BVB) football team and will host several matches of the 2006 World Cup, including a semi-final. ... Map of Germany showing Dortmund Dortmund is a city in Germany, located in the Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia, in the Ruhr area. ... Large flag of the Netherlands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ...


Group 2

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
West Germany 6 3 3 0 0 7 2 5
Poland 4 3 2 0 1 3 2 1
Sweden 2 3 1 0 2 4 6 -2
Yugoslavia 0 3 0 0 3 2 6 -4


June 26, Rheinstadion, Düsseldorf - West Germany 2 - 0 Yugoslavia Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Large flag of Poland Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_SFR_Yugoslavia. ... First International Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium; 28 August 1920) Last International Netherlands 2 - 0 Yugoslavia (Amsterdam, Netherlands; 25 March 1992) Largest win Yugoslavia 10 - 1 India (Helsinki, Finland; 15 July 1952) Yugoslavia 9 - 0 Zaire (Gelsenkirchen, Germany; 18 June 1974) Worst defeat Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium... June 26 is the 177th day of the year (178th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 188 days remaining. ... Rheinstadion was a multi-use stadium in Dusseldorf, Germany. ... Düsseldorf is the capital city of the German federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_SFR_Yugoslavia. ... First International Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium; 28 August 1920) Last International Netherlands 2 - 0 Yugoslavia (Amsterdam, Netherlands; 25 March 1992) Largest win Yugoslavia 10 - 1 India (Helsinki, Finland; 15 July 1952) Yugoslavia 9 - 0 Zaire (Gelsenkirchen, Germany; 18 June 1974) Worst defeat Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium...


June 26, Neckarstadion, Stuttgart - Poland 1 - 0 Sweden June 26 is the 177th day of the year (178th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 188 days remaining. ... Categories: UEFA European championship stadiums ... Stuttgart, a city located in southern Germany, is the capital of the state of Baden-Württemberg with a population of approximately 590,000 as of September 2005 in the city and around 3 million in the metropolitan area. ... Large flag of Poland Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ...


June 30, Waldstadion, Frankfurt - Poland 2 - 1 Yugoslavia June 30 is the 181st day of the year (182nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 184 days remaining, and the last day of June. ... Waldstadion The CommerzBank Arena(in the past known as Waldstadion but is still called Waldstadion) is a 52,000 seat stadium in Frankfurt, Germany that is primarily used for soccer and American football. ... â–¶ (help· info) is the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany. ... Large flag of Poland Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_SFR_Yugoslavia. ... First International Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium; 28 August 1920) Last International Netherlands 2 - 0 Yugoslavia (Amsterdam, Netherlands; 25 March 1992) Largest win Yugoslavia 10 - 1 India (Helsinki, Finland; 15 July 1952) Yugoslavia 9 - 0 Zaire (Gelsenkirchen, Germany; 18 June 1974) Worst defeat Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium...


June 30, Rheinstadion, Düsseldorf - West Germany 4 - 2 Sweden June 30 is the 181st day of the year (182nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 184 days remaining, and the last day of June. ... Rheinstadion was a multi-use stadium in Dusseldorf, Germany. ... Düsseldorf is the capital city of the German federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ...


July 3, Waldstadion, Frankfurt - West Germany 1 - 0 Poland July 3 is the 184th day of the year (185th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 181 days remaining. ... Waldstadion The CommerzBank Arena(in the past known as Waldstadion but is still called Waldstadion) is a 52,000 seat stadium in Frankfurt, Germany that is primarily used for soccer and American football. ... â–¶ (help· info) is the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Large flag of Poland Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook. ...


July 3, Rheinstadion, Düsseldorf - Sweden 2 - 1 Yugoslavia July 3 is the 184th day of the year (185th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 181 days remaining. ... Rheinstadion was a multi-use stadium in Dusseldorf, Germany. ... Düsseldorf is the capital city of the German federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_SFR_Yugoslavia. ... First International Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium; 28 August 1920) Last International Netherlands 2 - 0 Yugoslavia (Amsterdam, Netherlands; 25 March 1992) Largest win Yugoslavia 10 - 1 India (Helsinki, Finland; 15 July 1952) Yugoslavia 9 - 0 Zaire (Gelsenkirchen, Germany; 18 June 1974) Worst defeat Czechoslovakia 7 - 0 Yugoslavia (Antwerp, Belgium...


Third Place Match

July 6, Olympiastadion, Munich - Poland 1 - 0 Brazil July 6 is the 187th day of the year (188th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 178 days remaining. ... The Munich Olympiastadion from bigfotos Found in north Munich, the Olympiastadion is located in the Olympiapark Münchens and was the main venue for the 1972 Summer Olympics. ... Munich: Frauenkirche and Town Hall steeple Munich (German: München (pronounced listen) is the capital of the German federal state of Bavaria. ... Large flag of Poland Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ...


Final

July 7, Olympiastadion, Munich - West Germany 2 - 1 Netherlands July 7 is the 188th day of the year (189th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 177 days remaining. ... The Munich Olympiastadion from bigfotos Found in north Munich, the Olympiastadion is located in the Olympiapark Münchens and was the main venue for the 1972 Summer Olympics. ... Munich: Frauenkirche and Town Hall steeple Munich (German: München (pronounced listen) is the capital of the German federal state of Bavaria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Large flag of the Netherlands. ...


Attendance: 77,822


Referee: Jack Taylor (England)


Goals: Neeskens (NED) 2' (penalty), Breitner (FRG) 25' (penalty), Müller (FRG) 43'. Johannes Jacobus Neeskens (born September 15, 1951) was a Dutch football player and now manager. ... Paul Breitner (born September 5, 1951 in Kolbermoor, West Germany) was a German football player. ... Gerhard Gerd Müller (born November 3, 1945 in Nördlingen) is a former German football player. ...


Neeskens scored the first goal within 90 seconds of the kickoff, before Germany had even touched the ball. Gerd Müller's goal was his 14th in World Cups, which beat Just Fontaine's record of 13. Gerhard Gerd Müller (born November 3, 1945 in Nördlingen) is a former German football player. ... Just Fontaine (born August 18, 1933 in Marrakech, Morocco) was a French football player. ...

Football World Cup

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FIFA Women's World Cup

China 1991 | Sweden 1995 | USA 1999 | USA 2003 | China 2007 | 2011 The FIFA Womens World Cup is the most important competition in international football for women. ... The FIFA Womens World Cup 2011 will be the first Tournament to be competitively chosen under standard bidding procedures since the 1999 Cup in the USA. The 2003 event was originally awarded to China, but due to the SARS outbreak it was relocated to the United States as an...

International football

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Oceania: OFC - OFC Nations Cup
Europe: UEFA - European Championship Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Confederation of African Football (CAF) Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) The Current Laws of the Game (LOTG) The Rec. ... The Fédération Internationale de Football Association, universally known by its acronym FIFA, is the international governing body of football (soccer). ... The Football World Cup (official name: FIFA World Cup) is the most important competition in international football (soccer). ... The FIFA Womens World Cup is the most important competition in international football for women. ... The FIFA World Rankings were introduced in August 1993 to make it possible to publish comparisons of the relative strengths of internationally active teams at regular intervals. ... The FIFA World Player of the Year is a football award given annually to the male and female player who is thought to be the best in the world, based on votes by coaches and captains of international teams. ... Asian Football Confederation Logo The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) is the governing body of football in Asia. ... The AFC Asian Cup, formerly known as the Asian Nations Cup is the main national football competition of the AFC nations. ... The Confederation of African Football (CAF; French: Confédération Africaine de Football) represents international football in Africa, and organises the African Nations Cup as well as the African Champions League. ... The African Cup of Nations is the main international football competition for CAF nations. ... CONMEBOL or CSF (CONfederación sudaMEricana de FútBOL, South American Football Confederation) is the governing body of football in South America. ... The Copa América is the main national football competition of the CONMEBOL nations. ... CONCACAF (the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football), also known as The Football Confederation, is the continent-wide governing body for association football in North America, Central America and the Caribbean. ... The CONCACAF Gold Cup is the main national soccer competition of the CONCACAF nations. ... Oceania Football Confederation logo since 1998 The Oceania Football Confederation is one of the six continental confederations of international football. ... The Oceania Cup is the biennial football competition held among the Oceanian nations. ... UEFA logo The Union of European Football Associations, almost always referred to by the acronym UEFA (pronounced you-AY-fuh), is the administrative and controlling body for European football. ... The UEFA European Championship is the main national football competition of the UEFA nations. ...


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BBC - h2g2 - Football World Cup, 1974, West Germany (1167 words)
A new trophy, known simply as The FIFA World Cup, was created by Italian sculptor Silvio Gazzaniga to replace the Jules Rimet Cup, now the property of Brazil following their third World Cup triumph in 1970.
The Netherlands demonstrated the 'total football' techniques pioneered by the top Dutch club Ajax, in which specialised positions were virtually abolished for the outfield players, and individual players became defenders, midfielders or strikers as the situation required.
West Germany were world champions for the second time, 20 years after their success in Switzerland, and Franz Beckenbauer became the first team captain to lift the new World Cup trophy.
Why our world will never be the same again | World cup 2002 | Guardian Unlimited Football (1096 words)
This World Cup has been marked by an almost total absence of the sort of naivety that broke the nerve of Mwepu Ilunga of Zaire in the 1974 tournament, causing him to dash out of the defensive wall and belt the ball away before his astonished Brazilian opponents had time to take a free-kick.
Football knowledge is shared around the world surprisingly freely, which is why Howard Wilkinson was able to pay visits to the advanced training facilities of Dynamo Kiev and the French football federation while planning the layout of the FA's forthcoming technical centre.
In effect, the world is on the way to becoming one big Clairefontaine, which makes it particularly poignant that, having spent the last few years giving the world free lessons in how to prepare players and coaches for international competition, France itself should become the first victim of the new order.
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