PAST WORLD CUP RESULTS
Uruguay - 1930
Italy - 1934
France - 1938
Brazil - 1950
Switzerland - 1954
Sweden - 1958
Chile - 1962
England - 1966
Mexico - 1970
West Germany - 1974
Argentina - 1978
Spain - 1982
Mexico - 1986
Italy - 1990
USA - 1994
France - 1998
Korea/Japan - 2002
Germany - 2006
South Africa - 2010
World Cup 1970 - Mexico
Facts Facts & Figures: Figures:
* 16-team field
* 71-team preliminary field
* 1,673,975 total spectators
* Muller (West Germany) led all scorers with 10 goals
 
Final: Mexico City, June 21
Brazil 4 - Pele 18, Gerson 66, Jairzinho 71, Alberto 87
Italy 1 - Boninsegna 37
BRAZIL--Felix, Carlos Alberto, Brito, Piazza, Everaldo, Clodoaldo, Gerson, Jairzinho, Tostao, Pele, Rivelino
ITALY--Albertosi, Cera, Burgnich, Bertini, Rosato, Facchetti, Domenghini, Mazzola, De Sisti, Boninsegna, Riva
Attendance: 107,000
 
Third Place:
West Germany 1, Uruguay 0
 
Semifinals:
Italy 4, West Germany 3
Brazil 3, Uruguay 1
 
Quarterfinals:
Uruguay 1, Soviet Union 0
Italy 4, Mexico 1
Brazil 4, Peru 2
West Germany 3, England 2

First Round:
Group 1 GP W L T PTS GF GA G/Dif
Soviet Union 3 2 0 1 5 6 1 5
Mexico 3 2 0 1 5 5 0 5
Belgium 3 1 2 0 2 4 5 -1
El Salvador 3 0 3 0 0 0 9 -9
Group 2 GP W L T PTS GF GA G/Dif
Italy 3 1 0 2 4 1 0 1
Uruguay 3 1 1 1 3 2 1 1
Sweden 3 1 1 1 3 2 2 E
Israel 3 0 1 2 2 1 3 -2
Group 3 GP W L T PTS GF GA G/Dif
Brazil 3 3 0 0 6 8 3 5
England 3 2 1 0 4 2 1 1
Romania 3 1 2 0 2 4 5 -1
Czechoslovakia 3 0 3 0 0 2 7 -5
Group 4 GP W L T PTS GF GA G/Dif
West Germany 3 3 0 0 6 10 4 6
Peru 3 2 1 0 4 7 5 2
Bulgaria 3 0 2 1 1 5 9 -4
Morocco 3 0 2 1 1 2 6 -4