1978 FIFA World Cup qualification (UEFA–CONMEBOL play-off)

The 1978 FIFA World Cup UEFACONMEBOL qualification play-off was a two-legged home-and-away tie between the winners of UEFA Group 9, Hungary, and the last-placed team of the CONMEBOL final round, Bolivia. The matches were played on 29 October and 30 November 1977 in Budapest and La Paz, respectively.[1]

1978 FIFA World Cup qualification
(UEFACONMEBOL play-off)
Event1978 FIFA World Cup qualification
Hungary won 9–2 on aggregate and qualified for the 1978 FIFA World Cup
First leg
Date29 October 1977 (1977-10-29)
VenueNépstadion, Budapest
RefereeRamón Barreto (Uruguay)
Attendance60,000
Second leg
Date30 November 1977 (1977-11-30)
VenueEstadio Hernando Siles, La Paz
RefereeCharles Corver (Netherlands)
Attendance26,983
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1986

MatchesEdit

First legEdit

Hungary  6–0  Bolivia
Report
Attendance: 60,000

Second legEdit

Bolivia  2–3  Hungary
Aragonés   45+2' (pen.)90+4' Report

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1978 FIFA World Cup Argentina - Qualifiers". FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. Retrieved 24 October 2017.