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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
World Cup 1958 - Sweden
Facts Facts & Figures: Figures:
* 16-team field
* 53-team preliminary round
* 868,000 total spectators
* Pele makes World Cup debut at age 17
* Fontaine (France) led all scorers with 13 goals
* Fontaine sets record for goals scored in finals phase
 
Final: Stockholm, June 29
Brazil 5 - Vava 9,32, Pele 55,90, Zagalo 68
Sweden 2 - Liedholm 4, Simonsson 80
BRAZIL--Gilmar, Djalma Santos, Nilton Santos, Orlando, Bellini, Zito, Didi, Garrincha, Vava, Pele, Zagallo
SWEDEN--Svensson, Bergmark, Axbom, Boerjerson, Gustavsson, Parliag, Hamrin, Gren, Simonsson, Liedholm
Attendance: 50,000
 
Third Place:
France 6, West Germany 3
 
Semifinals:
Sweden 3, West Germany 1
Brazil 5, France 2
 
Quarterfinals:
West Germany 1, Yugoslavia 0
Sweden 2, Soviet Union 0
France 4, Northern Ireland 0
Brazil 1, Wales 0

First Round:
Group 1 GP W L T PTS GF GA G/Dif
West Germany 3 1 0 2 4 7 5 2
Northern Ireland 3 1 1 1 3 4 5 -1
Czechoslovakia 3 1 1 1 3 8 4 4
Argentina 3 1 2 0 2 5 10 -5

Playoff:
Northern Ireland 2, Czechoslovakia 1

Group 2 GP W L T PTS GF GA G/Dif
France 3 2 1 0 4 11 7 4
Yugoslavia 3 1 0 2 4 7 6 1
Paraguay 3 1 1 1 3 9 12 -3
Scotland 3 0 2 1 1 4 6 -2

Group 3 GP W L T PTS GF GA G/Dif
Sweden 3 2 0 1 5 5 1 4
Wales 3 0 0 3 3 2 2 E
Hungary 3 1 1 1 3 6 3 3
Mexico 3 0 2 1 1 1 8 -7

Playoff:
Wales 2, Hungary 1

Group 4 GP W L T PTS GF GA G/Dif
Brazil 3 2 0 1 5 5 0 5
Soviet Union 3 1 1 1 3 4 4 E
England 3 0 0 3 3 4 4 E
Austria 3 0 2 1 1 2 7 -5

Playoff:
Soviet Union 1, England 0

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