Group 4 consisted of four of the 32 teams entered into the European zone: Belgium, Iceland, Netherlands, and Northern Ireland. These four teams competed on a home-and-away basis for one of the 8.5 spots in the final tournament allocated to the European zone. The spot would be assigned to the group's winner.
|Netherlands||2 – 2||Northern Ireland|
|Netherlands||4 – 1||Iceland|
|Van Hanegem 15'
Geels 18', 89' (pen.)