1978 Fifa World Cup Football Championship Match Results



Results of matches from the 1978 FIFA World Cup Football Championship in Argentina.

1978 World Cup Final


Argentina 3 Holland 1

Played at Buenos Aires, Argentina

Argentina Winning Team

Ubaldo Fillol, Luis Galvan, Jorge Olguin, Daniel Passarella,
Alberto Tarantini, Osvaldo Ardiles, Daniel Bertoni, Americo Gallego,
Mario Kempes, Leopoldo Luque, Oscar Ortiz

Substitutes used: Omar Larrosa, Rene Houseman

Scorers: Mario Kempes (2), Daniel Bertoni

Holland Losing Team

Jan Jongbloed, Jan Poortvliet, Ruud Krol, Ernie Brandts,
Wim Jansen, Arie Haan, Rene van de Kerkhof, Willy van de Kerkhof,
Johan Neeskens, Rob Rensenbrink, Johnny Rep

Substitutes used: Wim Suurbier, Dick Nanninga

Scorer: Dick Nanninga

1978 World Cup Play-off for Third Place


Brazil 2 Italy 1

1978 World Cup Second Stage Group 1


Italy 0 West Germany 0

Holland 5 Austria 1

West Germany 2 Holland 2

Italy 1 Austria 0

Holland 2 Italy 1

Austria 3 West Germany 2

Second Stage Group 1 winners Holland

TEAM Pl W D L F A GD P
1. Holland 3 2 1 0 9 4 5 5
2. Italy 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 3
3. West Germany 3 0 2 1 4 5 -1 2
4. Austria 3 1 0 2 4 8 -4 2

1978 World Cup Second Stage Group 2


Brazil 3 Peru 0

Argentina 2 Poland 0

Peru 0 Poland 1

Brazil 0 Argentina 0

Poland 1 Brazil 3

Argentina 6 Peru 0

Second Stage Group 2 winners Argentina

TEAM Pl W D L F A GD P
1. Argentina 3 2 1 0 8 0 8 5
2. Brazil 3 2 1 0 6 1 5 5
3. Poland 3 1 0 2 2 5 -3 2
4. Peru 3 0 0 3 0 10 -10 0

1978 World Cup Finals Group Stages


Group A Games

Italy 2 France 1

Argentina 2 Hungary 1

Hungary 1 Italy 3

France 1 Argentina 2

France 3 Hungary 1

Argentina 0 Italy 1

Group A Qualifiers Italy and Argentina

TEAM Pl W D L F A GD P
1. Italy 3 3 0 0 6 2 4 6
2. Argentina 3 2 0 1 4 3 1 4
3. France 3 1 0 2 5 5 0 2
4. Hungary 3 0 0 3 3 8 -5 0


Group B Games

Poland 0 West Germany 0

Tunisia 3 Mexico 1

Poland 1 Tunisia 0

West Germany 6 Mexico 0

Tunisia 0 West Germany 0

Mexico 1 Poland 3

Group B Qualifiers Poland and West Germany

TEAM Pl W D L F A GD P
1. Poland 3 2 1 0 4 1 3 5
2. West Germany 3 1 2 0 6 0 6 4
3. Tunisia 3 1 1 1 3 2 1 3
4. Mexico 3 0 0 3 2 12 -10 0


Group C Games

Sweden 1 Brazil 1

Austria 2 Spain 1

Austria 1 Sweden 0

Brazil 0 Spain 0

Brazil 1 Austria 0

Spain 1 Sweden 0

Group C Qualifiers Austria and Brazil

TEAM Pl W D L F A GD P
1. Austria 3 2 0 1 3 2 1 4
2. Brazil 3 1 2 0 2 1 1 4
3. Spain 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 3
4. Sweden 3 0 1 2 1 3 -2 1


Group D Games

Holland 3 Iran 0

Peru 3 Scotland 1

Holland 0 Peru 0

Iran 1 Scotland 1

Peru 4 Iran 1

Scotland 3 Holland 2

Group D Qualifiers Peru and Holland

TEAM Pl W D L F A GD P
1. Peru 3 2 1 0 7 2 5 5
2. Holland 3 1 1 1 5 3 2 3
3. Scotland 3 1 1 1 5 6 -1 3
4. Iran 3 0 1 2 2 8 -6 1