1974 Roller Hockey World Cup

The 1974 Roller Hockey World Cup was the twenty-first roller hockey world cup, organized by the Fédération Internationale de Roller Sports. It was contested by 12 national teams (8 from Europe, 2 from South America, 1 from North America and 1 from Oceania). All the games were played in the city of Lisbon, in Portugal, the chosen city to host the World Cup.

1974 Roller Hockey World Cup
Roller Hockey Men's World Championships
Tournament details
Host countryPortugal
Dates21 July 1974 (1974-07-21)
29 July 1974 (1974-07-29)
Teams12 (from 4 confederations)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Portugal (11th title)
Runners-up Spain
Third place Argentina
Fourth place West Germany
Tournament statistics
Matches played66
Goals scored504 (7.64 per match)
1972
1976

ResultsEdit

Team  BEL  AUS  ARG  FRG  BRA  NED  SWI  ITA  FRA  ESP  USA  POR
  Belgium
  Australia 5–3
  Argentina 2–7 0–9
  West Germany 9–3 1–1 3–0
  Brazil 6–3 2–4 6–2 8–5
  Netherlands 4–3 3–4 6–1 2–4 5–6
  Switzerland 3–5 3–4 4–4 1–7 0–3 2–1
  Italy 9–1 1–3 10–2 3–6 2–1 3–6 6–1
  France 6–3 1–7 8–0 3–6 2–3 2–7 4–4 4–1
  Spain 13–3 1–1 8–0 6–1 4–1 6–0 10–0 3–3 5–0
  United States 7–3 2–2 6–1 1–4 1–3 5–4 2–3 3–4 2–4 0–3
  Portugal 18–1 5–1 9–1 4–2 8–2 4–1 14–3 3–3 8–1 4–2 13–4

StandingsEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
    Portugal (C) 11 10 1 0 90 20 +70 21
    Spain 11 8 2 1 60 13 +47 18
    Argentina 11 7 3 1 41 22 +19 17
  West Germany 11 7 1 3 48 32 +16 15
  Brazil 11 7 0 4 41 36 +5 14
  Italy 11 5 2 4 45 33 +12 12
  France 11 4 1 6 35 46 −11 9
  Netherlands 11 4 0 7 39 40 −1 8
  United States 11 3 1 7 33 44 −11 7
  Switzerland 11 2 2 7 24 60 −36 6
  Belgium 11 2 0 9 35 82 −47 4
  Australia 11 0 1 10 13 76 −63 1
Source:[citation needed]
(C) 1974 World Champion

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