1970 FIFA World Cup

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The 1970 FIFA World Cup was a football (soccer) sporting event that was held in Mexico in 1970. 16 teams took part from many countries. Brazil won the trophy after beating Italy in the final. Djibouti did not participate, as it was not yet a country.

Participants[change | edit source]

Africa[change | edit source]

Europe[change | edit source]

North and Central America[change | edit source]

South America[change | edit source]

Results[change | edit source]

Round 1[change | edit source]

Group A[change | edit source]

Pos Team URS MEX BEL SLV P W D L GF GA Pts Note
1 Soviet Union - 0-0 4-1 2-0 3 2 1 0 6 1 5 Round 2
2 Mexico 0-0 - 1-0 4-0 3 2 1 0 5 0 5 Round 2
3 Belgium 1-4 0-1 - 3-0 3 1 0 2 4 5 2
4 El Salvador 0-2 0-4 0-3 - 3 0 0 3 0 9 0

Group B[change | edit source]

Pos Team ITA URU SWE ISR P W D L GF GA Pts Note
1 Italy - 0-0 1-0 0-0 3 1 2 0 1 0 4 Round 2
2 Uruguay 0-0 - 0-1 2-0 3 1 1 1 2 1 3 Round 2
3 Sweden 0-1 1-0 - 1-1 3 1 1 1 2 2 3
4 Israel 0-0 0-2 1-1 - 3 0 2 1 1 3 2

Group C[change | edit source]

Pos Team BRA ENG ROU TCH P W D L GF GA Pts Note
1 Brazil - 1-0 3-2 4-1 3 3 0 0 8 3 6 Round 2
2 England 0-1 - 1-0 1-0 3 2 0 1 2 1 4 Round 2
3 Romania 2-3 0-1 - 2-1 3 1 0 2 4 5 2
4 Czechoslovakia 1-4 0-1 1-2 - 3 0 0 3 2 7 0

Group D[change | edit source]

Pos Team FRG PER BUL MAR P W D L GF GA Pts Note
1 West Germany - 3-1 5-2 2-1 3 3 0 0 10 4 6 Round 2
2 Peru 1-3 - 3-2 3-0 3 2 0 1 7 5 4 Round 2
3 Bulgaria 2-5 2-3 - 1-1 3 0 1 2 5 9 1
4 Morocco 1-2 0-3 1-1 - 3 0 1 2 2 6 1

Round 2[change | edit source]

Quarterfinals[change | edit source]

Semifinals[change | edit source]

3rd place[change | edit source]

Final[change | edit source]

Brazil won the championship.

References[change | edit source]