World Cup 2010
World Cup 1990


UEFA QUALIFYING GROUP 2
Date Fixture Venue Result Home Team
Scorers
Away Team
Scorers
19.10.1988 England V Sweden Wembley,
London,
England
0-0
19.10.1988 Poland V Albania Stadion Slaski,
Chorzow,
Poland
1-0 Unknown
05.11.1988 Albania V Sweden Qemal Stafa Stadium,
Tirana,
Albania
1-2 Unknown Unknown
08.03.1989 Albania V England Qemal Stafa Stadium,
Tirana,
Albania
0-2 Barnes 16'
Robson 63'
26.04.1989 England V Albania Wembley,
London,
England
5-0 Lineker 7'
Beardsley 12', 64'
Waddle 72'
Gascoigne 88'
07.05.1989 Sweden V Poland Råsunda Stadion,
Stockholm,
Sweden
2-1 Unknown Unknown
03.06.1989 England V Poland Wembley,
London,
England
3-0 Lineker 24'
Barnes 69'
Webb 82'
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06.09.1989 Sweden V England Råsunda Stadion,
Stockholm,
Sweden
0-0
08.10.1989 Sweden V Albania Råsunda Stadion,
Stockholm,
Sweden
3-1 Unknown Unknown
11.10.1989 Poland V England Stadion Slaski,
Chorzow,
Poland
0-0
25.10.1989 Poland V Sweden Ruch,
Chorzow,
Poland
0-2 Unknown
15.11.1989 Albania V Poland Qemal Stafa Stadium,
Tirana,
Albania
1-2 Unknown Unknown

Country Pl W D L F A Pts
Sweden 6 4 2 0 9 3 10
England 6 3 3 0 10 0 9
Poland 6 2 1 3 4 8 5
Albania 6 0 0 6 3 15 0

Sweden and England qualified for the Finals in Italy.


Thin blue line

FINALS IN ITALY - JUNE 8 TO JULY 8

England squad: Goalkeepers: Peter Shilton (#1), Chris Woods (#13), David Seaman (#22) became injured and was replaced by Chris Woods; Defenders: Stuart Pearce (#3), Des Walker (#5), Terry Butcher (#6), Paul Parker (#12), Mark Wright (#14), Gary M Stevens (#2), Tony Dorigo (#15); Midfielders: Neil Webb (#4), Bryan Robson (#7), Chris Waddle (#8), Steve McMahon (#16), David Platt (#17), Steve Hodge (#18), Paul Gascoigne (#19), Trevor Steven (#20); Forwards: Peter Beardsley (#9), Gary Lineker (#10), John Barnes (#11), Steve Bull (#21). Coach: Bobby Robson.


FINALS GROUP 6
Date Fixture Venue Result 'Home' Team
Scorers
'Away' Team
Scorers
Att
11.06.1990 England V Rep Ireland Sant'Elia Stadium,
Cagliari
1-1 Lineker 8' Sheedy 73' 35,238
12.06.1990 Holland V Egypt Della Favorita,
Palermo
1-1 Kieft 58' Abed El Ghani 83' - pen 33,421
16.06.1990 England V Holland Sant' Elia Stadium,
Cagliari
0-0 35,267
17.06.1990 Rep Ireland V Egypt Della Favorita,
Palermo
0-0 33,288
21.06.1990 Rep Ireland V Holland Della Favorita,
Palermo
1-1 Quinn 71' Gullit 10' 33,288
21.06.1990 England V Egypt Sant' Elia Stadium,
Cagliari
1-0 M Wright 64' 34,959

Country Pl W D L F A Pts
England 3 1 2 0 2 1 4
Rep Ireland 3 0 3 0 2 2 3
Holland 3 0 3 0 2 2 3
Egypt 3 0 2 1 1 2 2

England, Republic of Ireland and Holland qualified for the next stage.


FINALS ROUND OF 16
Date Fixture Venue Result 'Home' Team
Scorers
'Away' Team
Scorers
Att
23.06.1990 Cameroon V Columbia San Paulo,
Naples
2-1
(aet)
Milla 106', 109' Redin 115' 50,026
23.06.1990 Czechoslovakia V Costa Rica Sant Nicola,
Bari
4-1 Skuhravy 12', 63',
82'
Kubik 75'
Gonzalez 54' 47,673
24.06.1990 Brazil V Argentina Delle Alpi,
Torino
0-1 Caniggia 80' 61,381
24.06.1990 West Germany V Holland Giuseppe Meazza,
Milano
2-1 Klinsmann 51'
Brehme 82'
Koeman 89' - pen 74,559
25.06.1990 Rep Ireland V Romania Luigi Ferraris,
Genova
0-0
(aet:
5-4 pens)
31,818
25.06.1990 Italy V Uruguay Olympic Stadium,
Rome
2-0 Schillaci 65'
Serena 85'
73,303
26.06.1990 Spain V Yugoslavia Marc Antonio
Bentegodi,
Verona
1-2 Salinas 83' Stojkovic 78', 92' 35,500
26.06.1990 England V Belgium Renato Dall' Ara,
Bologna
1-0 Platt 119' 34,520


QUARTER-FINALS
Date Fixture Venue Result 'Home' Team
Scorers
'Away' Team
Scorers
Att
01.07.1990 West Germany V Czech. Giuseppe Meazza,
Milan
1-0 Matthaeus 25' - pen 73,347
01.07.1990 England V Cameroon San Paolo Stadium,
Naples
3-2
(aet)
Platt 25'
Lineker 83', 105' - pens
Kunde 61'
Ekeke 65' - pen
55,205
30.06.1990 Italy V Rep Ireland Olympic Stadium,
Rome
1-0 Schillaci 38' 73,303
30.06.1990 Yugoslavia V Argentina Comunale,
Firenze
0-0
(aet:
2-3 pens)
38,971


SEMI-FINALS
Date Fixture Venue Result 'Home' Team
Scorers
'Away' Team
Scorers
Att
03.07.1990 Italy V Argentina San Paolo,
Naples
1-1
(aet: 4-3 pens)
Schillaci 17' Caniggia 67' 59,978
04.07.1990 West Germany V England Delle Alpi Stadium,
Turin
1-1
(aet:
4-3 pens)
Brehme 60' Lineker 80' 62,628


3RD/4TH PLACE PLAYOFF
Date Fixture Location Result Italy
Scorers
England
Scorer
Att
07.07.1990 Italy V England Sant Nicola Stadium,
Bari
2-1
(aet: 4-3 pens)
R Baggio 71'
Schillaci 86' - pen
Platt 81' 51,426

Competition was won by West Germany.