1982 FIFA World Cup qualification – UEFA Group 6

1982 FIFA World Cup qualification UEFA Group 6 consisted of five of the 34 teams entered into the European zone:[1] Scotland, Sweden, and Portugal, Northern Ireland and Israel. These five teams competed on a home-and-away basis for two of the 14 spots in the final tournament allocated to the European zone, with the group's winner and runner-up claiming that spot.

StandingsEdit

Rank Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
1   Scotland 11 8 4 3 1 9 4 +5
2   Northern Ireland 9 8 3 3 2 6 3 +3
3   Sweden 8 8 3 2 3 7 8 −1
4   Portugal 7 8 3 1 4 8 11 −3
5   Israel 5 8 1 3 4 6 10 −4

ResultsEdit

Israel  0 – 0  Northern Ireland
Repoet

Sweden  1 – 1  Israel
Ramberg   35' Report Damti   80'

Sweden  0 – 1  Scotland
Report Strachan   72'
Attendance: 39,831

Northern Ireland  3 – 0  Sweden
Brotherston   24'
McIlroy   28'
J. Nicholl   37'
Report
Attendance: 20,000
Scotland  0 – 0  Portugal
Report
Attendance: 60,765

Israel  0 – 0  Sweden
Report
Attendance: 45,000

Portugal  1 – 0  Northern Ireland
Jordão   60' Report
Attendance: 60,000

Portugal  3 – 0  Israel
Coelho   33', 72'
Jordão   36'
Report
Attendance: 60,000

Israel  0 – 1  Scotland
Report Dalglish   54'
Attendance: 45,000
Referee: Anderco (Romania)

Scotland  1 – 1  Northern Ireland
Wark   75' Report Hamilton   70'
Attendance: 78,444

Scotland  3 – 1  Israel
Robertson   21' (pen.), 30' (pen.)
Provan   54'
Report Sinai   56'
Attendance: 60,000
Northern Ireland  1 – 0  Portugal
Armstrong   74' Report
Attendance: 18,000

Sweden  1 – 0  Northern Ireland
Borg   50' (pen.) Report
Attendance: 21,431
Referee: Paolo Bergamo (Italy)

Sweden  3 – 0  Portugal
Börjesson   39'
G. Mendes   55' (o.g.)
J. Svensson   67'
Report

Scotland  2 – 0  Sweden
Jordan   20'
Robertson   80' (pen.)
Report
Attendance: 81,511

Northern Ireland  0 – 0  Scotland
Report
Attendance: 22,248
Portugal  1 – 2  Sweden
Pietra   65' Report Larsson   38'
Persson   89'
Attendance: 75,000

Israel  4 – 1  Portugal
Tabak   6', 18', 30'
Damti   14'
Report Jordão   8'
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: Afxentiou (Cyprus)

Northern Ireland  1 – 0  Israel
Armstrong   27' Report
Attendance: 40,000
Portugal  2 – 1  Scotland
M. Fernandes   33', 56' Report Sturrock   9'
Attendance: 25,000

GoalscorersEdit

3 goals
2 goals
1 goal
1 own goal

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Only 33 of the entered teams actually competed in the qualification tournament: Spain qualified for the World Cup automatically as host.

External linksEdit