1971 Men's Hockey World Cup

The 1973 Men's Hockey World Cup was the inaugural edition of the Hockey World Cup. It took place from 15–24 October in Barcelona, Spain.[1] The Netherlands won the title defeating Argentina in the final on 24 March.[2]

1971 Men's FIH
Hockey World Cup
Tournament details
Host countrySpain
CityBarcelona
Teams10 (from 5 confederations)
Venue(s)Real Club de Polo
Final positions
Champions Pakistan (1st title)
Runner-up Spain
Third place India
Tournament statistics
Matches played30
Goals scored67 (2.23 per match)
Top scorer(s)Pakistan Tanvir Dar (8 goals)
(next) 1973

ResultsEdit

Preliminary roundEdit

Pool AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   India 4 4 0 0 5 0 +5 8 Semi-finals
2   Kenya 5 3 0 2 7 4 +3 6
3   West Germany 5 2 0 3 10 7 +3 4
4   France 4 2 0 2 2 5 −3 4
5   Argentina 4 0 0 4 1 9 −8 0
Source: FIH
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head result; 3) play-off match.[3]
15 October 1971
15:00
West Germany   5–1   Argentina
Vos (2 goals)
Baumgart (1 goal)
Maier (1 goal)
Kaessmann (1 goal)
Report Ivorra (1 goal)
15 October 1971
17:00
India   1–0   France
Harmik (1 goal) Report

16 October 1971
13:00
Argentina   0–1   India
Report Rajinder (1 goal)
16 October 1971
15:00
France   1–0   Kenya
Grain (1 goal) Report

17 October 1971
11:00
France   0–4   West Germany
Report Baumgart (2 goals)
Maier (2 goals)
17 October 1971
13:00
Kenya   0–2   India
Report Kulwant (1 goal)
Vinod (1 goal)

18 October 1971
13:00
Argentina   0–1   France
Report Langlois (1 goal)
18 October 1971
17:00
West Germany   0–3   Kenya
Report Avtar (1 goal)
Davinder (1 goal)
Jagjeet (1 goal)

19 October 1971
11:00
India   1–0   West Germany
Kulwant (1 goal) Report
19 October 1971
17:00
Kenya   2–0   Argentina
Ravinder Pal (1 goal)
Tarlochan (1 goal)
Report

  • The following match was contested to determine second and third place in the pool.
20 October 1971
15:00
West Germany   1–2   Kenya
Peter (1 goal) Report Avtar (2 goals)

Pool BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Spain (H) 4 2 1 1 5 3 +2 5 Semi-finals
2   Pakistan 4 2 1 1 11 8 +3 5
3   Netherlands 4 1 2 1 4 4 0 4
4   Australia 4 1 1 2 4 7 −3 3
5   Japan 4 1 1 2 2 4 −2 3
Source: FIH
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head result; 3) play-off match.[3]
(H) Host.
15 October 1971
11:00
Spain   2–0   Japan
Amat (2 goals) Report
15 October 1971
13:00
Pakistan   5–2   Australia
Dar (3 goals)
Malik (1 goal)
Rashid (1 goal)
Report Parry (1 goal)
Smart (1 goal)

16 October 1971
11:00
Netherlands   0–0   Spain
Report
16 October 1971
17:00
Japan   0–1   Pakistan
Report Dar (1 goal)

17 October 1971
15:00
Pakistan   3–3   Netherlands
Dar (3 goals) Report N. Spits (2 goals)
Litjens (1 goal)
17 October 1971
17:00
Australia   1–1   Japan
Parry (1 goal) Report Wada (1 goal)

18 October 1971
11:00
Netherlands   1–0   Australia
Litjens (1 goal) Report
18 October 1971
15:00
Spain   3–2   Pakistan
Amat (2 goals)
Salles (1 goal)
Report Dar (1 goal)
Rashid (1 goal)

19 October 1971
13:00
Australia   1–0   Spain
Smart (1 goal) Report
19 October 1971
15:00
Japan   1–0   Netherlands
Ichinose (1 goal) Report

Classification roundEdit

Ninth and tenth placeEdit

23 October 1971
15:30
Argentina   0–2   Japan
Report Chiba (1 goal)
Ichinose (1 goal)

Fifth to eighth place classificationEdit

 
CrossoverFifth Place
 
      
 
21 October 1971
 
 
  West Germany1
 
23 October 1971
 
  Australia0
 
  West Germany (a.e.t)1
 
21 October 1971
 
  Netherlands0
 
  Netherlands2
 
 
  France1
 
Seventh Place
 
 
23 October 1971
 
 
  Australia0
 
 
  France1
CrossoverEdit
21 October 1971
12:30
Netherlands   2–1   France
Van Nes (1 goal)
F. Spits (1 goal)
Report Coutou (1 goal)

21 October 1971
15:00
West Germany   1–0   Australia
Vos (1 goal) Report
Seventh and eighth placeEdit
23 October 1971
10:30
Australia   0–1   France
Report Grain (1 goal)
Fifth and sixth placeEdit
23 October 1971
13:00
West Germany   1–0 (a.e.t.)   Netherlands
Michel (1 goal) Report

First to fourth place classificationEdit

 
CrossoverFifth Place
 
      
 
22 October 1971
 
 
  India1
 
24 October 1971
 
  Pakistan2
 
  Pakistan1
 
22 October 1971
 
  Spain0
 
  Spain (a.e.t)1
 
 
  Kenya0
 
Seventh Place
 
 
24 October 1971
 
 
  India (a.e.t)2
 
 
  Kenya1
Semi-finalsEdit
22 October 1971
12:30
Spain   1–0 (a.e.t.)   Kenya
J. Fábregas   75' Report

22 October 1971
15:00
India   1–2   Pakistan
Rajwinder (1 goal) Report Rashid (1 goal)
Zaman (1 goal)
Third and fourth placeEdit
24 October 1971
12:30
India   2–1 (a.e.t.)   Kenya
Ganesh (1 goal)
Rajwinder (1 goal)
Report Avtar (1 goal)
FinalEdit
24 October 1971
15:00
Pakistan   1–0   Spain
Islam   26' Report

Final squadsEdit

Pakistan
Mohammed Aslam, Akhtar-ul Islam, Munawwaruz Zaman, Jahangir Butt, Riaz Ahmed, Ur Fazal, Khalid Mahmood, Ashfaque Rashid, Abdul Rashid, Islahuddin Siddique, Mohammed Shanaz[citation needed]

Spain
Luis Twose, Antonio Nogués (sub Jamie Amat), Francisco Segura, Juan Amat, Francisco Fábregas Bosch, Jorge Fábregas, Vicente Llorach, Juan Quintana, Francisco Amat, José Sallés, Agustín Masaña[citation needed]

StatisticsEdit

Final standingsEdit

As per statistical convention in field hockey, matches decided in extra time are counted as wins and losses, while matches decided by penalty shoot-outs are counted as draws.

Pos Grp Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Final result
  B   Pakistan 6 4 1 1 14 9 +5 9 Gold Medal
  B   Spain (H) 6 3 1 2 6 4 +2 7 Silver Medal
  A   India 6 5 0 1 8 3 +5 10 Bronze Medal
4 A   Kenya 7 3 0 4 8 7 +1 6 Fourth place
5 A   West Germany 7 4 0 3 12 7 +5 8 Eliminated in
group stage
6 B   Netherlands 6 2 2 2 6 6 0 6
7 A   France 6 3 0 3 4 7 −3 6
8 B   Australia 6 1 1 4 4 9 −5 3
9 B   Japan 5 2 1 2 4 4 0 5
10 A   Argentina 5 0 0 5 1 11 −10 0
Source: FIH
(H) Host.

GoalscorersEdit

There were 67 goals scored in 30 matches, for an average of 2.23 goals per match.

8 goals

4 goals

3 goals

2 goals

1 goal

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "HOCKEY WORLD CUP BARCELONA 1971". fih.ch. International Hockey Federation. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  2. ^ "Men Field Hockey 1st World Cup 1971 Barcelona (ESP)". todor66.com. Todor66. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  3. ^ a b Regulations