1966 FIFA World Cup qualification – UEFA Group 6

The three teams in this group played against each other on a home-and-away basis. The winner Hungary qualified for the eighth FIFA World Cup held in England.

MatchesEdit

Austria  1–1  East Germany
Hof   46' Report Nöldner   74'
Attendance: 57,312
Referee: Mihailescu (Romania)

East Germany  1–1  Hungary
Vogel   17' Report Bene   28'
Attendance: 98,765
Referee: Johansson (Sweden)

Austria  0–1  Hungary
Report Fenyvesi   44'
Attendance: 70,067
Referee: Schwinte (France)

Hungary  3–0  Austria
Farkas   4'
Fenyvesi   35'
Mészöly   70' (pen.)
Report
Attendance: 71,950
Referee: Gorączniak (Poland)

Hungary  3–2  East Germany
Rákosi   41'
Novák   53'
Farkas   80'
Report P. Ducke   31', 71'
Attendance: 73,153
Referee: Andziulis (Soviet Union)

East Germany  1–0  Austria
Nöldner   1' Report
Attendance: 86,584
Referee: Carswell (Republic of Ireland)

Hungary qualified. This is the first time Austria failed to qualify. The previous absences of the Austrian team at World Cup were all due to withdrawals (1938, 1950, and 1962).

Final TableEdit

Final table Home Away
Rank Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts       Pld W D L GF GA Pts Pld W D L GF GA Pts
1.   Hungary 4 3 1 0 8 3 +5 7 X 3:2 3:0 2 2 0 0 6 2 4 2 1 1 0 2 1 3
2.   East Germany 4 1 2 1 5 5 0 4 1:1 X 1:0 2 1 1 0 2 1 3 2 0 1 1 3 4 1
3.   Austria 4 0 1 3 1 6 -5 1 0:1 1:1 X 2 0 1 1 1 2 1 2 0 0 2 0 4 0

Team statsEdit

  HungaryEdit

Head coach:   Lajos Baróti

Pos. Player DoB Games
played
Goals Minutes
played
Sub off Sub on         Club
FW Flórián Albert 15 September 1941 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   Ferencvárosi TC
FW Ferenc Bene 17 December 1944 4 1 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   Újpesti Dózsa
FW János Farkas 27 March 1942 4 2 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   Budapesti Vasas
FW Máté Fenyvesi 20 September 1933 3 2 270 0 0 - 90 90 90   Ferencvárosi TC
MF Ferenc Fister 23 February 1940 1 0 90 0 0 - - 90 -   Budapesti Vasas
GK József Gelei 29 June 1938 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   Tatabányai Bányász
DF Kálmán Ihász 6 March 1941 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   Budapesti Vasas
MF Imre Mathesz 25 March 1937 2 0 180 0 0 - - 90 90   Budapesti Vasas
DF Sándor Mátrai 20 November 1932 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   Ferencvárosi TC
DF Kálmán Mészöly 16 July 1941 2 1 180 0 0 90 - 90 -   Budapesti Vasas
FW Antal Nagy 16 May 1944 1 0 90 0 0 90 - - -   Budapest Honvéd FC
MF István Nagy 14 April 1939 2 0 180 0 0 90 90 - -   MTK Budapest
DF Dezső Novák 3 February 1939 1 1 90 0 0 - - - 90   Ferencvárosi TC
MF Gyula Rákosi 9 October 1938 3 1 270 0 0 90 90 - 90   Ferencvárosi TC
MF Ferenc Sipos 13 December 1932 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   Budapest Honvéd FC
DF Gusztáv Szepesi 17 July 1939 1 0 90 0 0 - 90 - -   Tatabányai Bányász

  East GermanyEdit

Head coach:   Károly Soós

Pos. Player DoB Games
played
Goals Minutes
played
Sub off Sub on         Club
FW Peter Ducke 14 October 1941 3 2 270 0 0 90 - 90 90   SC Moter Jena
MF Roland Ducke 19 November 1934 3 0 270 0 0 90 - 90 90   SC Moter Jena
FW Dieter Erler 28 May 1939 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   SC Karl-Marx-Stadt
DF Otto Fräßdorf 5 February 1942 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   FC Vorwärts Berlin
FW Henning Frenzel 3 May 1942 2 0 180 0 0 - 90 90 -   Lokomotive Leipzig
DF Manfred Geisler 3 March 1941 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   Lokomotive Leipzig
MF Gerhard Körner 20 September 1941 3 0 270 0 0 90 90 - 90   FC Vorwärts Berlin
DF Waldemar Mühlbächer 25 September 1937 2 0 180 0 0 - 90 90 -   SC Dynamo Berlin
MF Jürgen Nöldner 22 February 1941 4 2 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   FC Vorwärts Berlin
MF Herbert Pankau 4 October 1941 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   Empor Rostock
FW Hermann Stöcker 6 January 1938 1 0 90 0 0 90 - - -   SC Aufbau Magdeburg
FW Eberhard Vogel 8 April 1943 2 1 180 0 0 - 90 - 90   SC Karl-Marx-Stadt
DF Manfred Walter 31 July 1937 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   BSG Chemie Leipzig
GK Horst Weigang 30 September 1940 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   Lokomotive Leipzig

  AustriaEdit

Head coach:   Eduard Frühwirth

Pos. Player DoB Games
played
Goals Minutes
played
Sub off Sub on         Club
FW Heinz Binder 29 January 1943 2 0 180 0 0 - 90 90 -   FK Austria Wien
FW Hans Buzek 22 May 1938 3 0 270 0 0 90 90 - 90   FK Austria Wien
DF Rudolf Cejka 16 March 1941 1 0 90 0 0 - - - 90   First Vienna FC
MF Alfons Dirnberger 4 September 1941 1 0 90 0 0 - - - 90   FK Austria Wien
FW Ernst Fiala 23 February 1940 1 0 90 0 0 - - 90 -   FK Austria Wien
FW Rudi Flögel 13 December 1939 1 0 90 0 0 - - - 90   SK Rapid Wien
GK Gernot Fraydl 10 December 1939 2 0 180 0 0 90 -   FK Austria Wien
- 90   FC Wacker Innsbruck
FW Toni Fritsch 10 July 1945 1 0 90 0 0 - - - 90   SK Rapid Wien
DF Walter Glechner 12 February 1939 1 0 13 1 0 13 - - -   SK Rapid Wien
FW Leopold Grausam 29 June 1943 1 0 90 0 0 - - 90 -   SK Rapid Wien
DF Paul Halla 10 April 1931 2 0 180 0 0 90 90 - -   SK Rapid Wien
FW Franz Hasil 28 July 1944 1 0 90 0 0 - - - 90   SK Rapid Wien
FW Horst Hirnschrodt 5 December 1940 3 0 270 0 0 90 90 90 -   FK Austria Wien
FW Erich Hof 3 August 1936 2 1 180 0 0 90 90 - -   Wiener Sportclub
FW Helmut Köglberger 12 January 1946 1 0 90 0 0 - - 90 -   LASK
MF Karl Koller 8 February 1929 3 0 270 0 0 90 90 90 -   First Vienna FC
MF Friedrich Kremser 10 September 1942 2 0 180 0 0 90 90 - -   First Vienna FC
DF Toni Linhart 24 July 1942 1 0 90 0 0 - - 90 -   Wiener Sportclub
DF Walter Ludescher 5 October 1942 1 0 90 0 0 - - - 90   FC Wacker Innsbruck
FW Adolf Macek 16 December 1939 1 0 90 0 0 - - - 90   Austria Salzburg
FW Horst Nemec 25 January 1939 1 0 90 0 0 - - 90 -   FK Austria Wien
FW Walter Seitl 15 March 1941 2 0 180 0 0 90 90 - -   SK Rapid Wien
DF Gerhard Sturmberger 1 May 1940 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   LASK
GK Rudolf Szanwald 6 July 1931 2 0 180 0 0 - 90 90 -   Wiener Sportclub
MF Ewald Ullmann 5 May 1943 1 0 90 0 0 - - - 90   SK Rapid Wien
DF Franz Vieböck 15 October 1938 3 0 270 0 0 90 90 90 -   LASK

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