1978 FIFA World Cup Group 4

Group 4 of the 1978 FIFA World Cup began on 3 June and ended on 11 June 1978. The group consisted of Iran, Netherlands, Peru, and Scotland.

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Peru 3 2 1 0 7 2 +5 5 Advance to second round
2   Netherlands 3 1 1 1 5 3 +2 3
3   Scotland 3 1 1 1 5 6 −1 3
4   Iran 3 0 1 2 2 8 −6 1
Source: FIFA

MatchesEdit

Peru vs ScotlandEdit

Peru  3–1  Scotland
Cueto   43'
Cubillas   71'77'
Report Jordan   14'
Attendance: 37,927
Referee: Ulf Eriksson (Sweden)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Peru
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Scotland
GK 21 Ramón Quiroga
DF 2 Jaime Duarte
DF 3 Rodolfo Manzo
DF 4 Héctor Chumpitaz (c)
DF 5 Toribio Díaz
MF 6 José Velásquez   19'
FW 7 Juan Muñante
MF 8 César Cueto   82'
MF 10 Teófilo Cubillas
FW 11 Juan Oblitas
FW 19 Guillermo La Rosa   62'
Substitutes:
GK 1 Ottorino Sartor
MF 9 Percy Rojas   82'
DF 14 José Navarro
MF 15 Germán Leguía
FW 20 Hugo Sotil   62'
Manager:
Marcos Calderón
GK 1 Alan Rough
DF 4 Martin Buchan
DF 13 Stuart Kennedy
DF 14 Tom Forsyth
DF 22 Kenny Burns
MF 6 Bruce Rioch (c)   75'
MF 7 Don Masson   75'
MF 10 Asa Hartford
MF 11 Willie Johnston
FW 8 Kenny Dalglish
FW 9 Joe Jordan
Substitutes:
DF 2 Sandy Jardine
MF 15 Archie Gemmill   75'
MF 16 Lou Macari   75'
FW 19 John Robertson
GK 20 Bobby Clark
Manager:
Ally MacLeod

Assistant referees:
Tesfaye Gebreyesus (Ethiopia)
Angel Franco Martinez (Spain)

Netherlands vs IranEdit

Netherlands  3–0  Iran
Rensenbrink   40' (pen.)62'78' (pen.) Report
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Netherlands
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Iran
GK 8 Jan Jongbloed
DF 5 Ruud Krol (c)
DF 11 Willy van de Kerkhof
DF 17 Wim Rijsbergen
DF 20 Wim Suurbier
MF 6 Wim Jansen
MF 9 Arie Haan
MF 10 René van de Kerkhof   70'
FW 12 Rob Rensenbrink
FW 13 Johan Neeskens
FW 16 Johnny Rep
Substitutions:
DF 18 Dick Nanninga   70'
Manager:
  Ernst Happel
GK 1 Nasser Hejazi
DF 14 Hassan Nazari
DF 15 Andranik Eskandarian  
DF 20 Nasrollah Abdollahi
DF 21 Hossein Kazerani
MF 6 Hassan Nayebagha
MF 7 Ali Parvin (c)
MF 8 Ebrahim Ghasempour
MF 9 Mohammad Sadeghi
FW 17 Ghafour Jahani
FW 18 Hossein Faraki   50'
Substitutions:
FW 10 Hassan Roshan   50'
Manager:
Heshmat Mohajerani

Assistant referees:
Robert Wurtz (France)
Miguel Comesana (Argentina)

Scotland vs IranEdit

Scotland  1–1  Iran
Eskandarian   43' (o.g.) Report Danaeifard   60'
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Scotland
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Iran
GK 1 Alan Rough
DF 2 Sandy Jardine
DF 3 Willie Donachie
DF 4 Martin Buchan   56'
DF 22 Kenny Burns
MF 8 Kenny Dalglish   74'
MF 10 Asa Hartford
MF 15 Archie Gemmill
MF 9 Joe Jordan
FW 16 Lou Macari
FW 19 John Robertson
Substitutions:
DF 14 Tom Forsyth   56'
FW 21 Joe Harper   74'
Manager:
Ally MacLeod
GK 1 Nasser Hejazi
DF 2 Iraj Danaeifard   89'
DF 14 Hassan Nazari
DF 15 Andranik Eskandarian  
DF 20 Nasrollah Abdollahi
DF 21 Hossein Kazerani
MF 7 Ali Parvin (c)
MF 8 Ebrahim Ghasempour
MF 9 Mohammad Sadeghi
FW 17 Ghafour Jahani
FW 18 Hossein Faraki   84'
Substitutions:
FW 10 Hassan Roshan   84'
MF 6 Hassan Nayebagha   89'
Manager:
Heshmat Mohajerani

Assistant referees:
Nicolae Rainea (Romania)
Arnaldo Coelho (Brazil)

Netherlands vs PeruEdit

Netherlands  0–0  Peru
Report
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Netherlands
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Peru
GK 8 Jan Jongbloed
DF 2 Jan Poortvliet
DF 5 Ruud Krol (c)
DF 17 Wim Rijsbergen
DF 20 Wim Suurbier
MF 6 Wim Jansen
MF 9 Arie Haan
MF 10 René van de Kerkhof   25'   46'
MF 11 Willy van de Kerkhof
FW 12 Rob Rensenbrink
FW 13 Johan Neeskens   68'
Substitutions:
DF 16 Johnny Rep   46'
FW 18 Dick Nanninga   68'
Manager:
  Ernst Happel
GK 21 Ramón Quiroga
DF 2 Jaime Duarte
DF 3 Rodolfo Manzo
DF 4 Héctor Chumpitaz (c)
DF 5 Toribio Díaz
MF 6 José Velásquez
MF 8 César Cueto
MF 10 Teófilo Cubillas
FW 7 Juan Muñante  
FW 11 Juan Oblitas
FW 19 Guillermo La Rosa   62'
Substitutions:
MF 20 Hugo Sotil   62'
Manager:
Marcos Calderón

Assistant referees:
Norberto Coerezza (Argentina)
Anatoly Ivanov (Soviet Union)

Peru vs IranEdit

Peru  4–1  Iran
Velásquez   2'
Cubillas   36' (pen.)39' (pen.)79'
Report Rowshan   41'
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Peru
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Iran
GK 21 Ramón Quiroga
DF 2 Jaime Duarte
DF 3 Rodolfo Manzo   67'
DF 4 Héctor Chumpitaz (c)
DF 5 Toribio Díaz
MF 6 José Velásquez
MF 8 César Cueto
MF 10 Teófilo Cubillas
FW 7 Juan Muñante
FW 11 Juan Oblitas
FW 19 Guillermo La Rosa   60'
Substitutions:
DF 20 Hugo Sotil   60'
FW 15 Germán Leguía   67'
Manager:
Marcos Calderón
GK 1 Nasser Hejazi
DF 2 Iraj Danaeifard
DF 5 Javad Allahverdi
DF 14 Hassan Nazari  
DF 20 Nasrollah Abdollahi
DF 21 Hossein Kazerani
MF 7 Ali Parvin (c)
MF 8 Ebrahim Ghasempour
MF 9 Mohammad Sadeghi
FW 10 Hassan Roshan  
FW 18 Hossein Faraki  
Substitutions:
FW 17 Ghafour Jahani   51'
FW 3 Behtash Fariba   66'
Manager:
Heshmat Mohajerani

Assistant referees:
Dušan Maksimović (Yugoslavia)
Werner Winsemann (Canada)

Scotland vs NetherlandsEdit

Scotland  3–2  Netherlands
Dalglish   45'
A. Gemmill   46' (pen.)68'
Report Rensenbrink   34' (pen.)
Rep   71'
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Scotland
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Netherlands
GK 1 Alan Rough
DF 3 Willie Donachie
DF 4 Martin Buchan
DF 13 Stuart Kennedy
DF 14 Tom Forsyth
MF 6 Bruce Rioch (c)
MF 8 Kenny Dalglish
MF 10 Asa Hartford
MF 15 Archie Gemmill   35'
MF 18 Graeme Souness
FW 9 Joe Jordan
Manager:
Ally MacLeod
GK 8 Jan Jongbloed
DF 2 Jan Poortvliet
DF 5 Ruud Krol (c)
DF 17 Wim Rijsbergen   45'
DF 20 Wim Suurbier
MF 6 Wim Jansen
MF 10 René van de Kerkhof
MF 11 Willy van de Kerkhof
FW 12 Rob Rensenbrink
FW 13 Johan Neeskens   10'
FW 16 Johnny Rep
Substitutions:
MF 14 Johan Boskamp   10'
DF 7 Piet Wildschut   45'
Manager:
  Ernst Happel

Assistant referees:
Károly Palotai (Hungary)
Hedi Seoudi (Tunisia)

ReferencesEdit