1966 FIFA World Cup qualification (CONMEBOL – Group 2)

The three teams in this group played against each other on a home-and-away basis. Chile and Ecuador finished level on points, a play-off on neutral ground was played to decide who would qualify. The winner (Chile) qualified for the 1966 FIFA World Cup held in England.

MatchesEdit

20 July 1965 Colombia   0 – 1   Ecuador Baranquilla, Colombia
Muñoz   Referee: Pedraza (Peru)

25 July 1965 Ecuador   2 – 0   Colombia Guayaquil, Ecuador
Raimondi    Referee: Spinetto (Argentina)

1 August 1965 Chile   7 – 2   Colombia Santiago, Chile
Sánchez   11'
Méndez   15', 70'
Fouilloux   25', 65'
Campos   42'
Prieto   58'
Segrera   40', 70' Referee: Pedraza (Paraguay)

7 August 1965 Colombia   2 – 0   Chile Baranquilla, Colombia
Rada   67' (pen.), 87' Referee: Rica (Venezuela )

15 August 1965 Ecuador   2 – 2   Chile Guayaquil, Ecuador
Spencer   15'
Raimondi   84'
Campos   39'
Prieto   57'
Referee: Queiroz (Brazil)

22 August 1965 Chile   3 – 1   Ecuador Santiago, Chile
Sánchez   10' (pen.)
Marcos   62'
Fouilloux   74'
Spencer   36' Referee: Codesal (Uruguay)

Chile and Ecuador finished level on points, and a play-off on neutral ground was played to decide who would qualify.

12 October 1965 Chile   2 – 1   Ecuador Lima, Peru
Sánchez   16'
Marcos   40'
Gómez   89' Referee: Goicoechea (Argentina)

Chile qualified.


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.   Chile 4 2 1 1 12 7 +5 5 X 3:1 7:2 2 2 0 0 10 3 4 2 0 1 1 2 4 1
2.   Ecuador 4 2 1 1 6 5 +1 5 2:2 X 2:0 2 1 1 0 4 2 3 2 1 0 1 2 3 2
3.   Colombia 4 1 0 3 4 10 -6 2 2:0 0:1 X 2 1 0 1 2 1 2 2 0 0 2 2 9 0

Team statsEdit

  ChileEdit

Head coach:   Luis Álamos

Pos. Player DoB Games
played
Goals Minutes
played
Sub off Sub on           Club
MF Orlando Aravena October 21, 1942 1 0 90 0 0 - - 90 - -   Palestino
FW Pedro Araya January 23, 1942 1 0 90 0 0 - - - - 90   Universidad de Chile
GK Manuel Astorga March 16, 1943 2 0 180 0 0 - - 90 90 -   Universidad de Chile
FW Ricardo Cabrera March 5, 1937 1 0 90 0 0 - - - 90 -   Santiago Wanderers
MF Carlos Campos February 14, 1937 3 2 270 0 0 90 - 90 - 90   Universidad de Chile
DF Carlos Contreras October 2, 1938 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90 -   Universidad de Chile
DF Humberto Cruz December 8, 1939 1 0 90 0 0 - - - - 90   Colo-Colo
DF Humberto Donoso October 9, 1938 5 0 540 0 0 90 90 90 90 90   Universidad de Chile
DF Luis Eyzaguirre June 22, 1939 1 0 90 0 0 - - - - 90   Universidad de Chile
FW Alberto Fouilloux November 22, 1940 5 2 450 0 0 90 90 90 90 90   Universidad Católica
GK Adán Godoy November 26, 1936 1 0 90 0 0 - - - - 90   Universidad Católica
DF José González 5 0 450 0 0 90 90 90 90 90   Colo-Colo
MF Roberto Hodge July 30, 1944 3 0 270 0 0 90 90 - 90 -   Universidad de Chile
FW Honorino Landa June 1, 1942 1 0 90 0 0 - 90 - - -   Unión Española
MF Rubén Marcos December 6, 1942 3 2 270 0 0 - - 90 90 90   Universidad de Chile
MF Eugenio Méndez November 23, 1941 2 2 180 0 0 90 - - - -   Santiago Wanderers
GK Francisco Nitsche November 4, 1930 2 0 180 0 0 90 - - 90 -   Unión Española
MF Ignacio Prieto September 23, 1943 5 2 450 0 0 90 90 90 90 90   Universidad Católica
FW Leonel Sánchez April 25, 1936 5 3 450 0 0 90 90 90 90 90   Universidad de Chile
DF Alberto Valentini November 25, 1938 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90 -   Santiago Wanderers

  ColombiaEdit

Head coach:   Antonio Julio de la Hoz

Pos. Player DoB Games
played
Goals Minutes
played
Sub off Sub on         Club
FW Marino Aguirre 1 0 90 0 0 - - - 90   Deportes Quindío
GK Calixto Avena October 18, 1943 3 0 270 0 0 - 90 90 90   Millonarios
FW Pedro Brugés 1 0 90 0 0 90 - 90 -   Unión Magdalena
FW Olinto Fonseca 1 0 90 0 0 - 90 - -   Junior
FW Emiliano Gómez 1 0 90 0 0 - - - 90   Deportes Quindío
DF Walberto Maya January 12, 1939 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   Junior
FW Mario Moreno 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   América de Cali
MF Joaquín Pardo 1946 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   Deportes Tolima
DF Carlos Peña 3 0 270 0 0 90 90 - 90   Junior
GK Armando Pérez 1 0 90 0 0 90 - - -  
MF Miguel Pérez 3 0 270 0 0 - 90 90 90   Cúcuta Deportivo
FW Antonio Rada June 13, 1937 2 2 180 0 0 - 90 90 -   Deportivo Pereira
DF Hermenegildo Segrera June 17, 1945 4 2 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   Junior
DF Roberto Torres 3 0 270 0 0 - 90 90 -   Millonarios
FW Henry Toscano 4 0 360 0 0 90 90 90 90   Deportivo Pereira
MF Hernando Tovar September 17, 1937 1 0 90 0 0 90 - - -   Independiente Santa Fe
MF Carlos Valderrama 1 0 90 0 0 90 - - -   Millonarios (manager)
DF Jose Ángel Vargas 3 0 270 0 0 90 - 90 90   Junior

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