1978 FIFA World Cup Group 2

Group 2 of the 1978 FIFA World Cup was one of four groups of nations competing at the 1978 FIFA World Cup. The group consisted of Poland, West Germany, Tunisia and Mexico.

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Poland 3 2 1 0 4 1 +3 5 Advance to second round
2   West Germany 3 1 2 0 6 0 +6 4
3   Tunisia 3 1 1 1 3 2 +1 3
4   Mexico 3 0 0 3 2 12 −10 0
Source: FIFA

MatchesEdit

West Germany vs PolandEdit

West Germany  0–0  Poland
Report
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
West Germany
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Poland
GK 1 Sepp Maier
DF 2 Berti Vogts (c)
DF 4 Rolf Rüssmann
DF 5 Manfred Kaltz
MF 6 Rainer Bonhof
MF 10 Heinz Flohe
MF 15 Erich Beer
MF 20 Hansi Müller
FW 7 Rüdiger Abramczik
FW 8 Herbert Zimmermann
FW 9 Klaus Fischer
Manager:
Helmut Schön
GK 1 Jan Tomaszewski
DF 3 Henryk Maculewicz
DF 4 Antoni Szymanowski
DF 6 Jerzy Gorgoń
DF 9 Władysław Żmuda
MF 5 Adam Nawałka
MF 11 Bohdan Masztaler   84'
MF 12 Kazimierz Deyna (c)
FW 16 Grzegorz Lato
FW 17 Andrzej Szarmach
FW 19 Włodzimierz Lubański   79'
Substitutions:
MF 8 Henryk Kasperczak   84'
MF 18 Zbigniew Boniek   79'
Manager:
Jacek Gmoch

Tunisia vs MexicoEdit

Tunisia  3–1  Mexico
Kaabi   55'
Ghommidh   79'
Dhouieb   87'
Report Vázquez Ayala   45' (pen.)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tunisia
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mexico
GK 22 Mokhtar Naili
DF 2 Mokhtar Dhouieb
DF 3 Ali Kaabi
DF 5 Mohsen Labidi
DF 20 Amor Jebali
MF 6 Néjib Ghommidh
MF 7 Témime Lahzami (c)   88'
MF 8 Mohamed Ben Rehaiem
MF 10 Tarak Dhiab
FW 9 Mohamed Akid
FW 11 Abderraouf Ben Aziza   81'
Substitutions:
MF 12 Khemais Labidi   88'
FW 14 Slah Karoui   81'
Manager:
Abdelmajid Chetali
GK 1 José Pilar Reyes
DF 3 Alfredo Tena
DF 4 Eduardo Ramos
DF 5 Arturo Vázquez Ayala (c)
DF 12 Jesús Martínez
MF 6 Guillermo Mendizábal   67'
MF 7 Antonio de la Torre
MF 17 Leonardo Cuéllar
MF 21 Raúl Isiordia
FW 9 Víctor Rangel
FW 11 Hugo Sánchez
Substitutions:
MF 18 Gerardo Lugo Gómez   67'
Manager:
José Antonio Roca

West Germany vs MexicoEdit

West Germany  6–0  Mexico
D. Müller   15'
H. Müller   30'
Rummenigge   38'73'
Flohe   44'89'
Report


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
West Germany
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mexico
GK 1 Sepp Maier
DF 2 Berti Vogts (c)
DF 3 Bernard Dietz
DF 4 Rolf Rüssmann
DF 5 Manfred Kaltz
MF 6 Rainer Bonhof   43'
MF 10 Heinz Flohe
MF 20 Hansi Müller
FW 11 Karl-Heinz Rummenigge
FW 14 Dieter Müller
FW 9 Klaus Fischer
Manager:
Helmut Schön
GK 1 José Pilar Reyes   39'
DF 3 Alfredo Tena
DF 4 Eduardo Ramos
DF 5 Arturo Vázquez Ayala (c)   44'
DF 12 Jesús Martínez
MF 6 Guillermo Mendizábal
MF 7 Antonio de la Torre
MF 17 Leonardo Cuéllar
FW 8 Enrique López Zarza   46'
FW 9 Víctor Rangel
FW 11 Hugo Sánchez
Substitutions:
GK 22 Pedro Soto   39'
MF 18 Gerardo Lugo Gómez   46'
Manager:
José Antonio Roca

Poland vs TunisiaEdit

Poland  1–0  Tunisia
Lato   43' Report


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Poland
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tunisia
GK 1 Jan Tomaszewski
DF 3 Henryk Maculewicz
DF 4 Antoni Szymanowski
DF 6 Jerzy Gorgoń
DF 9 Władysław Żmuda
MF 5 Adam Nawałka
MF 8 Henryk Kasperczak
MF 12 Kazimierz Deyna (c)
FW 16 Grzegorz Lato
FW 17 Andrzej Szarmach   60'
FW 19 Włodzimierz Lubański   76'
Substitutions:
FW 7 Andrzej Iwan   60'
FW 18 Zbigniew Boniek   76'
Manager:
Jacek Gmoch
GK 22 Mokhtar Naili
DF 2 Mokhtar Dhouieb
DF 3 Ali Kaabi
DF 20 Amor Jebali
DF 4 Khaled Gasmi
MF 6 Néjib Ghommidh
MF 7 Témime Lahzami (c)
MF 8 Mohamed Ben Rehaiem
MF 10 Tarak Dhiab
MF 12 Khemais Labidi
FW 9 Mohamed Akid
Manager:
Abdelmajid Chetali

West Germany vs TunisiaEdit

West Germany  0–0  Tunisia
Report


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
West Germany
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tunisia
GK 1 Sepp Maier
DF 2 Berti Vogts (c)
DF 3 Bernard Dietz
DF 4 Rolf Rüssmann
DF 5 Manfred Kaltz
MF 6 Rainer Bonhof
MF 10 Heinz Flohe
MF 20 Hansi Müller   87'
FW 11 Karl-Heinz Rummenigge
FW 14 Dieter Müller
FW 9 Klaus Fischer
Manager:
Helmut Schön
GK 22 Mokhtar Naili
DF 2 Mokhtar Dhouieb
DF 3 Ali Kaabi
DF 20 Amor Jebali
DF/MF? 4 Khaled Gasmi
MF 6 Néjib Ghommidh
MF 7 Témime Lahzami (c)
MF 8 Mohamed Ben Rehaiem
MF 10 Tarak Dhiab   68'
MF 12 Khemais Labidi
FW 9 Mohamed Akid   82'
Substitutions:
FW 11 Abderraouf Ben Aziza   82'
Manager:
Abdelmajid Chetali

Poland vs MexicoEdit

Poland  3–1  Mexico
Boniek   43'84'
Deyna   56'
Report Rangel   52'


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Poland
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mexico
GK 1 Jan Tomaszewski
DF 4 Antoni Szymanowski
DF 6 Jerzy Gorgoń
DF 9 Władysław Żmuda
MF 8 Henryk Kasperczak
MF 10 Wojciech Rudy   84'
MF 11 Bohdan Masztaler
MF 12 Kazimierz Deyna (c)
FW 7 Andrzej Iwan   76'
FW 18 Zbigniew Boniek
FW 16 Grzegorz Lato
Substitutions:
DF 3 Henryk Maculewicz   84'
FW 19 Włodzimierz Lubański   76'
Manager:
Jacek Gmoch
GK 22 Pedro Soto
DF 5 Arturo Vázquez Ayala (c)
DF 13 Rigoberto Cisneros
DF 14 Carlos Gómez
DF 15 Ignacio Flores
MF 7 Antonio de la Torre
MF 17 Leonardo Cuéllar
MF 16 Javier Cárdenas   46'
MF 10 Cristóbal Ortega
FW 9 Víctor Rangel
FW 11 Hugo Sánchez
Substitutions:
MF 6 Guillermo Mendizábal   46'
Manager:
José Antonio Roca

ReferencesEdit