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1990 FIFA World Cup qualification – UEFA Group 2

The 1990 FIFA World Cup qualification UEFA Group 2 was a UEFA qualifying group for the 1990 FIFA World Cup. The group comprised Albania, England, Poland and Sweden.

The group was won by Sweden, who qualified for the 1990 FIFA World Cup. England also qualified as one of the best runners-up.

StandingsEdit

Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Sweden 6 4 2 0 9 3 +6 10
  England 6 3 3 0 10 0 +10 9
  Poland 6 2 1 3 4 8 −4 5
  Albania 6 0 0 6 3 15 −12 0
         
Albania   0 – 2 1 – 2 1 – 2
England   5 – 0 3 – 0 0 – 0
Poland   1 – 0 0 – 0 0 – 2
Sweden   3 – 1 0 – 0 2 – 1

ResultsEdit

England  0 – 0  Sweden
(Report)
Attendance: 65,628

Poland  1 – 0  Albania
K. Warzycha   78' (Report)
Attendance: 35,000

Albania  1 – 2  Sweden
Shehu   33' (Report) Holmqvist   68'
Ekström   71'
Attendance: 20,000

Albania  0 – 2  England
(Report) Barnes   16'
Robson   63'
Attendance: 30,000

England  5 – 0  Albania
Lineker   5'
Beardsley   12'64'
Waddle   72'
Gascoigne   88'
(Report)
Attendance: 60,602
Referee: Einar Halle (Norway)

Sweden  2 – 1  Poland
Ljung   76'
N. Larsson   90'
(Report) Tarasiewicz   87'

England  3 – 0  Poland
Lineker   23'
Barnes   72'
Webb   83'
(Report)
Attendance: 69,203
Referee: Luigi Agnolin (Italy)

Sweden  0 – 0  England
(Report)

Sweden  3 – 1  Albania
Magnusson   20'
Ingesson   55'
Engqvist   89'
(Report) Kushta   8' (pen.)

Poland  0 – 0  England
(Report)

Poland  0 – 2  Sweden
(Report) P. Larsson   34' (pen.)
Ekström   60'

Albania  1 – 2  Poland
Kushta   63' (Report) Tarasiewicz   45'
Ziober   85'
Attendance: 10,000

GoalscorersEdit