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 1974 - West Germany
Facts Facts & Figures: Figures:
* 16-team field
* 98-team preliminary field
* 1,774,022 total spectators
* Lato (Poland) led all scorers with 7 goals
 
Final: Munich, July 7
West Germany 2 - Breitner 25(pk), Muller 43
Holland 1 - Neeskens 2(pk)
WEST GERMANY--Maier, Vogts, Breitner, Bonhof, Schwarzenbeck, Beckenbauer, Grabowski, Hoeness, Muller, Overath, Holzenbein
HOLLAND--Jongbloed, Suurbier, Rijsbergen, Haan, Krol, Jansen, Van Hanegem, Neeskens, Rep, Cruyff, Rensenbrink
Attendance: 80,000
 
Third Place:
Poland 1, Brazil 0

Second Round:
Group A GP W L T PTS GF GA G/Dif
Holland 3 3 0 0 6 8 0 6
Brazil 3 2 1 0 4 3 3 E
East Germany 3 0 2 1 1 1 4 -3
Argentina 3 0 2 1 1 2 7 -5
Group B GP W L T PTS GF GA G/Dif
West Germany 3 3 0 0 6 7 2 5
Poland 3 2 1 0 4 3 2 1
Sweden 3 1 2 0 2 4 6 -2
Yugoslavia 3 0 3 0 0 2 6 -4
First Round:
Group 1 GP W L T PTS GF GA G/Dif
East Germany 3 2 0 1 5 4 1 3
West Germany 3 2 1 0 4 4 1 3
Chile 3 0 1 2 2 1 2 -1
Australia 3 0 2 1 1 0 5 -5
Group 2 GP W L T PTS GF GA G/Dif
Yugoslavia 3 1 0 2 4 10 1 9
Brazil 3 1 0 2 4 3 0 3
Scotland 3 1 0 2 4 3 1 2
Zaire 3 0 3 0 0 0 14 -14
Group 3 GP W L T PTS GF GA G/Dif
Holland 3 2 0 1 5 6 1 5
Sweden 3 1 0 2 4 3 0 3
Bulgaria 3 0 1 2 2 2 5 -3
Uruguay 3 0 2 1 1 1 6 -5
Group 4 GP W L T PTS GF GA G/Dif
Poland 3 3 0 0 6 12 3 9
Argentina 3 1 1 1 3 7 5 2
Italy 3 1 1 1 3 5 4 1
Haiti 3 0 3 0 0 2 14 -12