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2006 Football World Cup - Germany
 
Official logo
Official logo
Teams 197
(final tournament: 32)
Host Germany
Champions - (- title)
Matches played 64
Goals scored -
(- per match)
Attendance -
(- per match)
Top scorer(s) -

The 2006 FIFA World Cup (officially titled 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany, sometimes referred to as the Football World Cup) finals are scheduled to take place in Germany between 9 June and 9 July 2006. Qualification for the tournament is now complete, with all 32 competing teams confirmed. The 2006 finals are the 18th ever contested. Image File history File links Soccerball. ... Children playing football (soccer). ... Image File history File links World Cup 2006 logo This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1990 copy of the World Cup Trophy awarded to West Germany. ... June 9 is the 160th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (161st in leap years), with 205 days remaining. ... July 9 is the 190th day of the year (191st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 175 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... In the Qualification process for the 2006 Football World Cup, the six FIFA confederations were allocated a share of the 32 spots available on the basis of the strength of their teams. ...

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Venues

Map of Germany with the host cities
Map of Germany with the host cities

A total of 12 German cities have been selected to host the World Cup final tournament. The stadium capacities shown are all seated capacities. Many of the stadiums have higher capacities for German domestic football matches as some of the seats are replaced with terraces. Image File history File links Wm2006. ... Image File history File links Wm2006. ...

City Original stadium World Cup 2006 stadium names1 Host club(s) Capacity
Berlin Olympiastadion Olympiastadion Hertha BSC Berlin 77,176
Dortmund Signal Iduna Park FIFA World Cup Stadium, Dortmund Borussia Dortmund 64,000
Frankfurt Commerzbank-Arena FIFA World Cup Stadium, Frankfurt Eintracht Frankfurt 50,132
Gelsenkirchen Veltins-Arena FIFA World Cup Stadium, Gelsenkirchen FC Schalke 04 53,804
Hamburg AOL Arena FIFA World Cup Stadium, Hamburg Hamburger SV 51,055
Hanover (Hannover) AWD-Arena FIFA World Cup Stadium, Hanover Hannover 96 44,652
Kaiserslautern Fritz-Walter-Stadion Fritz-Walter-Stadion 1. FC Kaiserslautern 41,170
Cologne (Köln) RheinEnergieStadion FIFA World Cup Stadium, Cologne 1. FC Köln 46,120
Leipzig Zentralstadion Zentralstadion FC Sachsen Leipzig 44,199
Munich (München) Allianz Arena FIFA World Cup Stadium, Munich Bayern München, TSV 1860 München 66,000
Nuremberg (Nürnberg) Franken-Stadion Franken-Stadion 1. FC Nürnberg 41,926
Stuttgart Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion VfB Stuttgart 54,267

1During the World Cup, many of the stadiums will be officially known by different names, as FIFA prohibits sponsorship of stadium names. For example, Allianz Arena will be known during the competition as "FIFA World Cup Stadium, Munich" (or in German: "FIFA WM-Stadion München"). These new names are reflected in the table. Of the twelve hosting stadia, all but one (Leipzig) are in the former West Germany. To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The Olympiastadion (Olympic Stadium) is a sports stadium in Berlin. ... Hertha BSC Berlin is a German football club based in Berlin. ... Dortmund is a city in Germany, located in the Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia, in the Ruhr area. ... Signal Iduna Park as seen from the view of the Florianturm Signal Iduna Park, formerly known as Westfalenstadion, is a football stadium in the German city of Dortmund. ... Borussia Dortmund (full name Ballspiel-Verein Borussia 1909 e. ... Skyline of Frankfurt (help· info) is the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany. ... 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. ... Eintracht Frankfurt (meaning unity or harmony) is the biggest and most successful football club team in Frankfurt and the Rhein-Main-Area. ... Gelsenkirchen is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. ... Veltins Arena during concert of Pur The Veltins-Arena is a football stadium in the German city of Gelsenkirchen. ... FC Schalke 04 (short S04) is a German football team founded in the Schalke district of Gelsenkirchen. ... Alster Lake at dusk Hamburg is the second largest city in Germany and with the Hamburg Harbour, its principal port. ... The AOL Arena is a football stadium and stages the home matches of German team Hamburger SV. The capacity is 50,750. ... Hamburger Sportverein (short HSV or Hamburger SV) is the principal football club in Hamburg, Germany. ... Hanover (German: Hannover []), on the river Leine, is the capital of the federal state of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany. ... AWD Arena is located in Hannover, Germany. ... Hannover 96 is a German football club in Hannover, Lower Saxony. ... Kaiserslautern is a town in the south of the Land Rhineland-Palatinate in Germany. ... Fritz Walter Stadion in Kaiserslautern is a soccer stadium that will host the 2006 World Cup and is the home stadium of 1. ... 1. ... Cologne Cathedral with Hohenzollern Bridge Cologne (German: (help· info) [kÅ“ln]; Kölsch: Kölle) is Germanys fourth-largest city after Berlin, Hamburg and Munich. ... RheinEnergieStadion Inside the Stadium The RheinEnergieStadion is the major stadium in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany that is primarily used for football. ... 1. ... (help· info) [] (Sorbian/Lusatian: Lipsk) is the largest city in the Federal State (Bundesland) of Saxony in Germany. ... The Zentralstadion, located in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany is the home of FC Sachsen Leipzig. ... FC Sachsen Leipzig is a German football club founded on August 1, 1990 as a merger between FC Grün-Weiß (BSG Chemie Leipzig) and FSV Olefine Böhlen. ... Munich and the Bavarian Alps Munich (German: München (pronounced listen) is the largest city and capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ... Allianz Arena The Allianz Arena is a football stadium located in the north-Munich district of Fröttmaning. ... Bayern Munich (German: FC Bayern München) is a German football club. ... TSV 1860 München, also known as Löwen (The Lions), is a German sports club in Munich with over 23,000 members, first created July 15, 1848. ... Hl. ... Frankenstadion Nuremberg The Frankenstadion was inaugurated in 1928 in Nuremberg as home stadium to the Bundesliga club 1. ... 1. ... 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. ... Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion The Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion is a stadium located in Stuttgart, Germany. ... The VfB Stuttgart (eingetragener Verein für Bewegungsspiele Stuttgart 1893 , registered Club for Athletic Games Stuttgart 1893) is a sports and football club in Stuttgart, founded on September 9, 1893 as Stuttgart FV 93. ... Naming rights are the right to name a piece of property, either tangible property or an event, usually granted in exchange for financial considerations. ... The Zentralstadion, located in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany is the home of FC Sachsen Leipzig. ...


Teams

For details, see Football World Cup 2006 (qualification).

The field for the 2006 World Cup has been finalized. The following teams, shown by region, have qualified. The number in brackets is the country's FIFA World Rankings as of December 2005, at the end of all qualification tournaments, when rankings were one of the factors taken into consideration when assigning pots for each of the teams [1]: In the Qualification process for the 2006 Football World Cup, the six FIFA confederations were allocated a share of the 32 spots available on the basis of the strength of their teams. ...

Africa (CAF)
Asia (AFC)
Oceania (OFC)
South America (CONMEBOL)
Europe (UEFA)
North America, Central America & Caribbean (CONCACAF)

Starting from Germany 2006, the winner of the past World Cup must qualify for the Finals. Only the host nation qualifies automatically. 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. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Angola. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cote_dIvoire. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ghana. ... File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tunisia. ... Asian Football Confederation Logo The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) is the governing body of football in Asia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iran. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saudi_Arabia. ... Oceania Football Confederation logo since 1998 The Oceania Football Confederation is one of the six continental confederations of international football. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... CONMEBOL or CSF (CONfederación sudaMEricana de FútBOL, South American Football Confederation) is the governing body of football in South America. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ecuador. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Paraguay. ... 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. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Croatia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... First international Scotland 0 - 0 England (Partick, Scotland; 30 November 1872) Largest win Ireland 0 - 13 England (Belfast, Northern Ireland; 18 February 1882) Worst defeat Hungary 7 - 1 England (Budapest, Hungary; 23 May 1954) World Cup Appearances 12 (First in 1950) Best result Winners, 1966 European Championship Appearances 7 (First... Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Serbia_and_Montenegro. ... First international Brazil 2 - 0 Yugoslavia (Porto Alegre, Brazil; 23 December 1994) Serbia and Montenegro 2 - 2 Azerbaijan (Podgorica, SCG; 12 February 2003) Largest win Faroe Islands 1 - 8 Yugoslavia (Toftir, Faroe Islands; 6 October 1996) Worst defeat Netherlands 6 - 1 Yugoslavia (Rotterdam, Netherlands; 25 June 2000) Czech Republic 5... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... 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. ... General info: Large state flag of Costa Rica (the civil flag omits the arms) Dimensions: 503x302 pixels Source: Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook License: Originally public domain, modifications under GFDL Most of the flags have had their colours improved and many have... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Trinidad_and_Tobago. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ...


Groups

The seeded teams for the 2006 cup were announced on December 5, 2005. By prior agreement, Germany was seeded into Pot A, the group of seeded teams (determined by World rankings and previous performances in the two most recent World Cups). The unseeded teams were divided into Pots B-D, according to geography, as follows: December 5 is the 339th day (340th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Pot A Pot B Pot C Pot D Special Pot

Pot B contained the five African entries, as well as Ecuador, Paraguay, and Australia; Pot C contained 8 of the 9 remaining European sides, excluding Serbia and Montenegro. Pot D contained sides from Asia and the CONCACAF region. A special pot contained Serbia and Montenegro, and the three non-European seeded teams: this was done to ensure that no group contained 3 European teams. In the special pot, Serbia and Montenegro (white ball) was drawn first, then their group was drawn (black ball) from the three seeded non-European nations, Argentina, Brazil, and Mexico. Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... First international Scotland 0 - 0 England (Partick, Scotland; 30 November 1872) Largest win Ireland 0 - 13 England (Belfast, Northern Ireland; 18 February 1882) Worst defeat Hungary 7 - 1 England (Budapest, Hungary; 23 May 1954) World Cup Appearances 12 (First in 1950) Best result Winners, 1966 European Championship Appearances 7 (First... Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Angola. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cote_dIvoire. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ecuador. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ghana. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Paraguay. ... File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tunisia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Croatia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... General info: Large state flag of Costa Rica (the civil flag omits the arms) Dimensions: 503x302 pixels Source: Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook License: Originally public domain, modifications under GFDL Most of the flags have had their colours improved and many have... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iran. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saudi_Arabia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Trinidad_and_Tobago. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Serbia_and_Montenegro. ... First international Brazil 2 - 0 Yugoslavia (Porto Alegre, Brazil; 23 December 1994) Serbia and Montenegro 2 - 2 Azerbaijan (Podgorica, SCG; 12 February 2003) Largest win Faroe Islands 1 - 8 Yugoslavia (Toftir, Faroe Islands; 6 October 1996) Worst defeat Netherlands 6 - 1 Yugoslavia (Rotterdam, Netherlands; 25 June 2000) Czech Republic 5...


On December 9, 2005 the draw was held and the group assignments announced. After the draw was completed, many football commentators remarked that Group E and/or Group C appeared to be the groups of death in the Cup (see Guardian and FOX Sports articles). December 9 is the 343rd day (344th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Group of death is an informal term used in football (soccer) to describe the situation which occurs during the group stage of a tournament (such as the first round of the World Cup), where due to the small difference in quality between the teams, any could possibly qualify and any...


Group A

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
Germany 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Costa Rica 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Poland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ecuador 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

All times local (UTC +1) Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... General info: Large state flag of Costa Rica (the civil flag omits the arms) Dimensions: 503x302 pixels Source: Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook License: Originally public domain, modifications under GFDL Most of the flags have had their colours improved and many have... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ecuador. ...


09 June 2006 June 9 is the 160th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (161st in leap years), with 205 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Germany 18:00 Costa Rica FIFA WM Stadion München, Munich
Poland 21:00 Ecuador Arena AufSchalke, Gelsenkirchen

14 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... General info: Large state flag of Costa Rica (the civil flag omits the arms) Dimensions: 503x302 pixels Source: Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook License: Originally public domain, modifications under GFDL Most of the flags have had their colours improved and many have... Allianz Arena The Allianz Arena is a football stadium located in the north-Munich district of Fröttmaning. ... Munich and the Bavarian Alps Munich (German: München (pronounced listen) is the largest city and capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ecuador. ... Veltins Arena during concert of Pur The Veltins-Arena is a football stadium in the German city of Gelsenkirchen. ... Gelsenkirchen is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. ... June 14 is the 165th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (166th in leap years), with 200 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Germany 21:00 Poland FIFA WM Stadion Dortmund, Dortmund

15 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... Signal Iduna Park as seen from the view of the Florianturm Signal Iduna Park, formerly known as Westfalenstadion, is a football stadium in the German city of Dortmund. ... Dortmund is a city in Germany, located in the Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia, in the Ruhr area. ... June 15 is the 166th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (167th in leap years), with 199 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Ecuador 15:00 Costa Rica FIFA WM Stadion Hamburg, Hamburg

20 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Ecuador. ... General info: Large state flag of Costa Rica (the civil flag omits the arms) Dimensions: 503x302 pixels Source: Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook License: Originally public domain, modifications under GFDL Most of the flags have had their colours improved and many have... The AOL Arena is a football stadium and stages the home matches of German team Hamburger SV. The capacity is 50,750. ... Alster Lake at dusk Hamburg is the second largest city in Germany and with the Hamburg Harbour, its principal port. ... June 20 is the 171st day of the year (172nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 194 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Ecuador 16:00 Germany Olympiastadion, Berlin
Costa Rica 16:00 Poland FIFA WM Stadion Hannover, Hanover

Image File history File links Flag_of_Ecuador. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... The Olympiastadion (Olympic Stadium) is a sports stadium in Berlin. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... General info: Large state flag of Costa Rica (the civil flag omits the arms) Dimensions: 503x302 pixels Source: Image originally derived from the public domain flags of the CIA World Factbook License: Originally public domain, modifications under GFDL Most of the flags have had their colours improved and many have... Image File history File links Flag_of_Poland. ... AWD Arena is located in Hannover, Germany. ... Hanover (German: Hannover []), on the river Leine, is the capital of the federal state of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany. ...

Group B

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
England 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Paraguay 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Trinidad and Tobago 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sweden 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

All times local (UTC +1) Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... First international Scotland 0 - 0 England (Partick, Scotland; 30 November 1872) Largest win Ireland 0 - 13 England (Belfast, Northern Ireland; 18 February 1882) Worst defeat Hungary 7 - 1 England (Budapest, Hungary; 23 May 1954) World Cup Appearances 12 (First in 1950) Best result Winners, 1966 European Championship Appearances 7 (First... Image File history File links Flag_of_Paraguay. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Trinidad_and_Tobago. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ...


10 June 2006 June 10 is the 161st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (162nd in leap years), with 204 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

England 15:00 Paraguay Waldstadion, Frankfurt
Trinidad and Tobago 18:00 Sweden FIFA WM Stadion Dortmund, Dortmund

15 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... First international Scotland 0 - 0 England (Partick, Scotland; 30 November 1872) Largest win Ireland 0 - 13 England (Belfast, Northern Ireland; 18 February 1882) Worst defeat Hungary 7 - 1 England (Budapest, Hungary; 23 May 1954) World Cup Appearances 12 (First in 1950) Best result Winners, 1966 European Championship Appearances 7 (First... Image File history File links Flag_of_Paraguay. ... 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. ... Skyline of Frankfurt (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_Trinidad_and_Tobago. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Signal Iduna Park as seen from the view of the Florianturm Signal Iduna Park, formerly known as Westfalenstadion, is a football stadium in the German city of Dortmund. ... Dortmund is a city in Germany, located in the Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia, in the Ruhr area. ... June 15 is the 166th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (167th in leap years), with 199 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

England 18:00 Trinidad and Tobago Frankenstadion, Nuremberg
Sweden 21:00 Paraguay Olympiastadion, Berlin

20 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... First international Scotland 0 - 0 England (Partick, Scotland; 30 November 1872) Largest win Ireland 0 - 13 England (Belfast, Northern Ireland; 18 February 1882) Worst defeat Hungary 7 - 1 England (Budapest, Hungary; 23 May 1954) World Cup Appearances 12 (First in 1950) Best result Winners, 1966 European Championship Appearances 7 (First... Image File history File links Flag_of_Trinidad_and_Tobago. ... Frankenstadion Nuremberg The Frankenstadion was inaugurated in 1928 in Nuremberg as home stadium to the Bundesliga club 1. ... Hl. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Paraguay. ... The Olympiastadion (Olympic Stadium) is a sports stadium in Berlin. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... June 20 is the 171st day of the year (172nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 194 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Sweden 21:00 England FIFA WM Stadion Köln, Cologne
Paraguay 21:00 Trinidad and Tobago Fritz Walter Stadion, Kaiserslautern

Image File history File links Flag_of_Sweden. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... First international Scotland 0 - 0 England (Partick, Scotland; 30 November 1872) Largest win Ireland 0 - 13 England (Belfast, Northern Ireland; 18 February 1882) Worst defeat Hungary 7 - 1 England (Budapest, Hungary; 23 May 1954) World Cup Appearances 12 (First in 1950) Best result Winners, 1966 European Championship Appearances 7 (First... RheinEnergieStadion Inside the Stadium The RheinEnergieStadion is the major stadium in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany that is primarily used for football. ... Cologne Cathedral with Hohenzollern Bridge Cologne (German: (help· info) [kœln]; Kölsch: Kölle) is Germanys fourth-largest city after Berlin, Hamburg and Munich. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Paraguay. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Trinidad_and_Tobago. ... Fritz Walter Stadion in Kaiserslautern is a soccer stadium that will host the 2006 World Cup and is the home stadium of 1. ... Kaiserslautern is a town in the south of the Land Rhineland-Palatinate in Germany. ...

Group C

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
Argentina 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Côte d'Ivoire 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Serbia & Montenegro 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Netherlands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

All times local (UTC +1) Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cote_dIvoire. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Serbia_and_Montenegro. ... First international Brazil 2 - 0 Yugoslavia (Porto Alegre, Brazil; 23 December 1994) Serbia and Montenegro 2 - 2 Azerbaijan (Podgorica, SCG; 12 February 2003) Largest win Faroe Islands 1 - 8 Yugoslavia (Toftir, Faroe Islands; 6 October 1996) Worst defeat Netherlands 6 - 1 Yugoslavia (Rotterdam, Netherlands; 25 June 2000) Czech Republic 5... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ...


10 June 2006 June 10 is the 161st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (162nd in leap years), with 204 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Argentina 21:00 Côte d'Ivoire FIFA WM Stadion Hamburg, Hamburg

11 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cote_dIvoire. ... The AOL Arena is a football stadium and stages the home matches of German team Hamburger SV. The capacity is 50,750. ... Alster Lake at dusk Hamburg is the second largest city in Germany and with the Hamburg Harbour, its principal port. ... June 11 is the 162nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (163rd in leap years), with 203 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

 Serbia & Montenegro 15:00 Netherlands Zentralstadion, Leipzig

16 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Serbia_and_Montenegro. ... First international Brazil 2 - 0 Yugoslavia (Porto Alegre, Brazil; 23 December 1994) Serbia and Montenegro 2 - 2 Azerbaijan (Podgorica, SCG; 12 February 2003) Largest win Faroe Islands 1 - 8 Yugoslavia (Toftir, Faroe Islands; 6 October 1996) Worst defeat Netherlands 6 - 1 Yugoslavia (Rotterdam, Netherlands; 25 June 2000) Czech Republic 5... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... The Zentralstadion, located in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany is the home of FC Sachsen Leipzig. ... (help· info) [] (Sorbian/Lusatian: Lipsk) is the largest city in the Federal State (Bundesland) of Saxony in Germany. ... June 16 is the 167th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (168th in leap years), with 198 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Argentina 15:00  Serbia & Montenegro Arena AufSchalke, Gelsenkirchen
Netherlands 18:00 Côte d'Ivoire Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion, Stuttgart

21 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Serbia_and_Montenegro. ... First international Brazil 2 - 0 Yugoslavia (Porto Alegre, Brazil; 23 December 1994) Serbia and Montenegro 2 - 2 Azerbaijan (Podgorica, SCG; 12 February 2003) Largest win Faroe Islands 1 - 8 Yugoslavia (Toftir, Faroe Islands; 6 October 1996) Worst defeat Netherlands 6 - 1 Yugoslavia (Rotterdam, Netherlands; 25 June 2000) Czech Republic 5... Veltins Arena during concert of Pur The Veltins-Arena is a football stadium in the German city of Gelsenkirchen. ... Gelsenkirchen is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Cote_dIvoire. ... Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion The Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion is a stadium located in Stuttgart, Germany. ... 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. ... June 21 is the 172nd day of the year (173rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 193 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Netherlands 21:00 Argentina Waldstadion, Frankfurt
Côte d'Ivoire 21:00  Serbia & Montenegro FIFA WM Stadion München, Munich

Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Argentina. ... 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. ... Skyline of Frankfurt (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_Cote_dIvoire. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Serbia_and_Montenegro. ... First international Brazil 2 - 0 Yugoslavia (Porto Alegre, Brazil; 23 December 1994) Serbia and Montenegro 2 - 2 Azerbaijan (Podgorica, SCG; 12 February 2003) Largest win Faroe Islands 1 - 8 Yugoslavia (Toftir, Faroe Islands; 6 October 1996) Worst defeat Netherlands 6 - 1 Yugoslavia (Rotterdam, Netherlands; 25 June 2000) Czech Republic 5... Allianz Arena The Allianz Arena is a football stadium located in the north-Munich district of Fröttmaning. ... Munich and the Bavarian Alps Munich (German: München (pronounced listen) is the largest city and capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ...

Group D

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
Mexico 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iran 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Angola 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Portugal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

All times local (UTC +1) Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iran. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Angola. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ...


11 June 2006 June 11 is the 162nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (163rd in leap years), with 203 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Mexico 18:00 Iran Frankenstadion, Nuremberg
Angola 21:00 Portugal FIFA WM Stadion Köln, Cologne

16 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iran. ... Frankenstadion Nuremberg The Frankenstadion was inaugurated in 1928 in Nuremberg as home stadium to the Bundesliga club 1. ... Hl. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Angola. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ... RheinEnergieStadion Inside the Stadium The RheinEnergieStadion is the major stadium in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany that is primarily used for football. ... Cologne Cathedral with Hohenzollern Bridge Cologne (German: (help· info) [kœln]; Kölsch: Kölle) is Germanys fourth-largest city after Berlin, Hamburg and Munich. ... June 16 is the 167th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (168th in leap years), with 198 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Mexico 21:00 Angola FIFA WM Stadion Hannover, Hanover

17 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Angola. ... AWD Arena is located in Hannover, Germany. ... Hanover (German: Hannover []), on the river Leine, is the capital of the federal state of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany. ... June 17 is the 168th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (169th in leap years), with 197 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Portugal 15:00 Iran Waldstadion, Frankfurt

21 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iran. ... 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. ... Skyline of Frankfurt (help· info) is the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany. ... June 21 is the 172nd day of the year (173rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 193 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Portugal 16:00 Mexico Arena AufSchalke, Gelsenkirchen
Iran 16:00 Angola Zentralstadion, Leipzig

Image File history File links Flag_of_Portugal. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Veltins Arena during concert of Pur The Veltins-Arena is a football stadium in the German city of Gelsenkirchen. ... Gelsenkirchen is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Iran. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Angola. ... The Zentralstadion, located in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany is the home of FC Sachsen Leipzig. ... (help· info) [] (Sorbian/Lusatian: Lipsk) is the largest city in the Federal State (Bundesland) of Saxony in Germany. ...

Group E

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
Italy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ghana 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
United States 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Czech Republic 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

All times local (UTC +1) Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ghana. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ...


12 June 2006 June 12 is the 163rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (164th in leap years), with 202 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Italy 21:00 Ghana FIFA WM Stadion Hannover, Hanover
United States 18:00 Czech Republic Arena AufSchalke, Gelsenkirchen

17 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ghana. ... AWD Arena is located in Hannover, Germany. ... Hanover (German: Hannover []), on the river Leine, is the capital of the federal state of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ... Veltins Arena during concert of Pur The Veltins-Arena is a football stadium in the German city of Gelsenkirchen. ... Gelsenkirchen is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. ... June 17 is the 168th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (169th in leap years), with 197 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Italy 21:00 United States Fritz Walter Stadion, Kaiserslautern
Czech Republic 18:00 Ghana FIFA WM Stadion Köln, Cologne

22 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Fritz Walter Stadion in Kaiserslautern is a soccer stadium that will host the 2006 World Cup and is the home stadium of 1. ... Kaiserslautern is a town in the south of the Land Rhineland-Palatinate in Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ghana. ... RheinEnergieStadion Inside the Stadium The RheinEnergieStadion is the major stadium in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany that is primarily used for football. ... Cologne Cathedral with Hohenzollern Bridge Cologne (German: (help· info) [kœln]; Kölsch: Kölle) is Germanys fourth-largest city after Berlin, Hamburg and Munich. ... June 22 is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 192 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Czech Republic 16:00 Italy FIFA WM Stadion Hamburg, Hamburg
Ghana 16:00 United States Frankenstadion, Nuremberg

Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... The AOL Arena is a football stadium and stages the home matches of German team Hamburger SV. The capacity is 50,750. ... Alster Lake at dusk Hamburg is the second largest city in Germany and with the Hamburg Harbour, its principal port. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ghana. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Frankenstadion Nuremberg The Frankenstadion was inaugurated in 1928 in Nuremberg as home stadium to the Bundesliga club 1. ... Hl. ...

Group F

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
Brazil 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Croatia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Australia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Japan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

All times local (UTC +1) Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Croatia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ...


12 June 2006 June 12 is the 163rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (164th in leap years), with 202 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Australia 15:00 Japan Fritz Walter Stadion, Kaiserslautern

13 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... Fritz Walter Stadion in Kaiserslautern is a soccer stadium that will host the 2006 World Cup and is the home stadium of 1. ... Kaiserslautern is a town in the south of the Land Rhineland-Palatinate in Germany. ... June 13 is the 164th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (165th in leap years), with 201 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Brazil 21:00 Croatia Olympiastadion, Berlin

18 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Croatia. ... The Olympiastadion (Olympic Stadium) is a sports stadium in Berlin. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... June 18 is the 169th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (170th in leap years), with 196 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Brazil 18:00 Australia FIFA WM Stadion München, Munich
Japan 15:00 Croatia Frankenstadion, Nuremberg

22 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Allianz Arena The Allianz Arena is a football stadium located in the north-Munich district of Fröttmaning. ... Munich and the Bavarian Alps Munich (German: München (pronounced listen) is the largest city and capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Croatia. ... Frankenstadion Nuremberg The Frankenstadion was inaugurated in 1928 in Nuremberg as home stadium to the Bundesliga club 1. ... Hl. ... June 22 is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 192 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Japan 21:00 Brazil FIFA WM Stadion Dortmund, Dortmund
Croatia 21:00 Australia Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion, Stuttgart

Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... Signal Iduna Park as seen from the view of the Florianturm Signal Iduna Park, formerly known as Westfalenstadion, is a football stadium in the German city of 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_Croatia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion The Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion is a stadium located in Stuttgart, Germany. ... 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. ...

Group G

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
France 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Switzerland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Korea Republic 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Togo 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

All times local (UTC +1) Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea. ... File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ...


13 June 2006 June 13 is the 164th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (165th in leap years), with 201 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

France 18:00   Switzerland Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion, Stuttgart
Korea Republic 15:00 Togo Waldstadion, Frankfurt

18 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion The Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion is a stadium located in Stuttgart, Germany. ... 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_South_Korea. ... File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... 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. ... Skyline of Frankfurt (help· info) is the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany. ... June 18 is the 169th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (170th in leap years), with 196 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

France 21:00 Korea Republic Zentralstadion, Leipzig

19 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea. ... The Zentralstadion, located in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany is the home of FC Sachsen Leipzig. ... (help· info) [] (Sorbian/Lusatian: Lipsk) is the largest city in the Federal State (Bundesland) of Saxony in Germany. ... June 19 is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 195 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Togo 15:00   Switzerland FIFA WM Stadion Dortmund, Dortmund

23 June 2006 File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... Signal Iduna Park as seen from the view of the Florianturm Signal Iduna Park, formerly known as Westfalenstadion, is a football stadium in the German city of Dortmund. ... Dortmund is a city in Germany, located in the Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia, in the Ruhr area. ... June 23 is the 174th day of the year (175th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 191 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Togo 21:00 France FIFA WM Stadion Köln, Cologne
  Switzerland 21:00 Korea Republic FIFA WM Stadion Hannover, Hanover

File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_France. ... RheinEnergieStadion Inside the Stadium The RheinEnergieStadion is the major stadium in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany that is primarily used for football. ... Cologne Cathedral with Hohenzollern Bridge Cologne (German: (help· info) [kœln]; Kölsch: Kölle) is Germanys fourth-largest city after Berlin, Hamburg and Munich. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Switzerland. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea. ... AWD Arena is located in Hannover, Germany. ... Hanover (German: Hannover []), on the river Leine, is the capital of the federal state of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany. ...

Group H

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
Spain 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ukraine 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tunisia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Saudi Arabia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

All times local (UTC +1) Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tunisia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saudi_Arabia. ...


14 June 2006 June 14 is the 165th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (166th in leap years), with 200 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Spain 15:00 Ukraine Zentralstadion, Leipzig
Tunisia 18:00 Saudi Arabia FIFA WM Stadion München, Munich

19 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... The Zentralstadion, located in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany is the home of FC Sachsen Leipzig. ... (help· info) [] (Sorbian/Lusatian: Lipsk) is the largest city in the Federal State (Bundesland) of Saxony in Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tunisia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Saudi_Arabia. ... Allianz Arena The Allianz Arena is a football stadium located in the north-Munich district of Fröttmaning. ... Munich and the Bavarian Alps Munich (German: München (pronounced listen) is the largest city and capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ... June 19 is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 195 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Spain 21:00 Tunisia Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion, Stuttgart
Saudi Arabia 18:00 Ukraine FIFA WM Stadion Hamburg, Hamburg

23 June 2006 Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tunisia. ... Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion The Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion is a stadium located in Stuttgart, Germany. ... 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_Saudi_Arabia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... The AOL Arena is a football stadium and stages the home matches of German team Hamburger SV. The capacity is 50,750. ... Alster Lake at dusk Hamburg is the second largest city in Germany and with the Hamburg Harbour, its principal port. ... June 23 is the 174th day of the year (175th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 191 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Saudi Arabia 16:00 Spain Fritz Walter Stadion, Kaiserslautern
Ukraine 16:00 Tunisia Olympiastadion, Berlin

Image File history File links Flag_of_Saudi_Arabia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Spain. ... Fritz Walter Stadion in Kaiserslautern is a soccer stadium that will host the 2006 World Cup and is the home stadium of 1. ... Kaiserslautern is a town in the south of the Land Rhineland-Palatinate in Germany. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ukraine. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Tunisia. ... The Olympiastadion (Olympic Stadium) is a sports stadium in Berlin. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...

Graphical Schedule

Round of 16 Quarter finals Semi finals Final
                                   
  24 June - Munich            
A Germany Costa Rica Poland Ecuador 1st    
  30 June - Berlin
B England Paraguay Trinidad and Tobago Sweden 2nd      
     
24 June - Leipzig
       
C Argentina Serbia and Montenegro Netherlands 1st    
  4 July - Dortmund
D Mexico Iran Angola Portugal 2nd      
     
26 June - Kaiserslautern
       
E Italy Ghana United States Czech Republic 1st    
  30 June - Hamburg
F Brazil Croatia Australia Japan 2nd      
     
26 June - Cologne
       
G France Switzerland Korea Republic Togo 1st    
  9 July - Berlin
H Spain Ukraine Tunisia Saudi Arabia 2nd      
     
25 June - Stuttgart
     
B England Paraguay Trinidad and Tobago Sweden 1st    
  1 July - Gelsenkirchen
A Germany Costa Rica Poland Ecuador 2nd      
     
25 June - Nuremberg
       
D Mexico Iran Angola Portugal 1st    
  5 July - Munich
C Argentina Serbia and Montenegro Netherlands 2nd      
     
27 June - Dortmund
        Third place
F Brazil Croatia Australia Japan 1st    
  1 July - Frankfurt 8 July - Stuttgart
E Italy Ghana United States Czech Republic 2nd      
         
27 June - Hannover
           
H Spain Ukraine Tunisia Saudi Arabia 1st    
 
G France Switzerland Korea Republic Togo 2nd      
 

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Round of 16

All times local (UTC +1)


24 June 2006 June 24 is the 175th day of the year (176th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 190 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

R1 Winner A 17:00 Runner Up B FIFA WM Stadion München, Munich
R2 Winner C 21:00 Runner Up D Zentralstadion, Leipzig

25 June 2006 Allianz Arena The Allianz Arena is a football stadium located in the north-Munich district of Fröttmaning. ... Munich and the Bavarian Alps Munich (German: München (pronounced listen) is the largest city and capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ... The Zentralstadion, located in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany is the home of FC Sachsen Leipzig. ... (help· info) [] (Sorbian/Lusatian: Lipsk) is the largest city in the Federal State (Bundesland) of Saxony in Germany. ... June 25 is the 176th day of the year (177th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 189 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

R3 Winner B 17:00 Runner Up A Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion, Stuttgart
R4 Winner D 21:00 Runner Up C Frankenstadion, Nuremberg

26 June 2006 Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion The Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion is a stadium located in Stuttgart, Germany. ... 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. ... Frankenstadion Nuremberg The Frankenstadion was inaugurated in 1928 in Nuremberg as home stadium to the Bundesliga club 1. ... Hl. ... June 26 is the 177th day of the year (178th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 188 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

R5 Winner E 17:00 Runner Up F Fritz Walter Stadion, Kaiserslautern
R6 Winner G 21:00 Runner Up H FIFA WM Stadion Köln, Cologne

27 June 2006 Fritz Walter Stadion in Kaiserslautern is a soccer stadium that will host the 2006 World Cup and is the home stadium of 1. ... Kaiserslautern is a town in the south of the Land Rhineland-Palatinate in Germany. ... RheinEnergieStadion Inside the Stadium The RheinEnergieStadion is the major stadium in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany that is primarily used for football. ... Cologne Cathedral with Hohenzollern Bridge Cologne (German: (help· info) [kœln]; Kölsch: Kölle) is Germanys fourth-largest city after Berlin, Hamburg and Munich. ... June 27 is the 178th day of the year (179th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 187 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

R7 Winner F 17:00 Runner Up E FIFA WM Stadion Dortmund, Dortmund
R8 Winner H 21:00 Runner Up G FIFA WM Stadion Hannover, Hannover

Signal Iduna Park as seen from the view of the Florianturm Signal Iduna Park, formerly known as Westfalenstadion, is a football stadium in the German city of Dortmund. ... Dortmund is a city in Germany, located in the Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia, in the Ruhr area. ... AWD Arena is located 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. ...

Quarter Finals

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Q1 Winner R1 17:00 Winner R2 Olympiastadion, Berlin
Q2 Winner R5 21:00 Winner R6 FIFA WM Stadion Hamburg, Hamburg

01 July 2006 The Olympiastadion (Olympic Stadium) is a sports stadium in Berlin. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The AOL Arena is a football stadium and stages the home matches of German team Hamburger SV. The capacity is 50,750. ... Alster Lake at dusk Hamburg is the second largest city in Germany and with the Hamburg Harbour, its principal port. ... July 1 is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 183 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Q3 Winner R3 17:00 Winner R4 Arena AufSchalke, Gelsenkirchen
Q4 Winner R7 21:00 Winner R8 Waldstadion, Frankfurt

Veltins Arena during concert of Pur The Veltins-Arena is a football stadium in the German city of Gelsenkirchen. ... Gelsenkirchen is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. ... 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. ... Skyline of Frankfurt (help· info) is the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany. ...

Semi Finals

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S1 Winner Q1 21:00 Winner Q2 FIFA WM Stadion Dortmund, Dortmund

05 July 2006 Signal Iduna Park as seen from the view of the Florianturm Signal Iduna Park, formerly known as Westfalenstadion, is a football stadium in the German city of Dortmund. ... Dortmund is a city in Germany, located in the Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia, in the Ruhr area. ... July 5 is the 186th day of the year (187th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 179 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

S2 Winner Q3 21:00 Winner Q4 FIFA WM Stadion München, Munich

Allianz Arena The Allianz Arena is a football stadium located in the north-Munich district of Fröttmaning. ... Munich and the Bavarian Alps Munich (German: München (pronounced listen) is the largest city and capital of the German Federal State of Bavaria. ...

Third Place

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Loser S1 21:00 Loser S2 Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion, Stuttgart

Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion The Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion is a stadium located in Stuttgart, Germany. ... 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. ...

Final

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Winner S1 20:00 Winner S2 Olympiastadion, Berlin

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Miscellaneous

The vocal group Il Divo will sing the official song "A Time of Our Lives" [[2]] and the official album will be released in May 2006. Il Divos Regresa a Mi single. ...


The mascots for the competition are the lion Goleo VI and Pille a talking football. Mascots at the Mascot Olympics in Orlando, FL. A mascot is something, typically an animal or human character used to represent a group with a common public identity, such as a school, professional sports team (the name often corresponds with the mascot), society or corporation. ... Binomial name Panthera leo (Linnaeus, 1758) Lion Comparative view of the human and lion frames, c1860. ... Goleo VI is the official mascot for the 2006 World Cup. ... Pille is one of the official mascots, along with Goleo VI, for the 2006 World Cup to be held in Germany External links FIFAs profile Categories: | ...


Trivia

  • The draw was parodied by an online advertisement for Carlsberg lager as part of their long-running If Carlsberg made .... it would probably be the best ... in the world series, in which Germany, traditional opponent (and the usual nemesis) of England in World Cup fixtures, find themselves drawn in the same group as Brazil, Argentina and France whereas England's group is comprised of Lapland, Outer Mongolia and Vatican City.

Carlsberg A/S headquartered in Valby, Denmark is one of the largest breweries in the world, present in about 50 countries. ... National anthem Sámi soga lávlla Languages Sami, Norwegian, Swedish, Finnish, Russian Area ca. ... Outer Mongolia makes up Mongolia (presently a sovereign state) and Tannu Uriankhai (the majority of which is the modern-day Tuva Republic, a federal subject of the Russian Federation), while Inner Mongolia (内蒙古; Nèi Měnggǔ) is an autonomous region of the Peoples Republic of China. ...

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