WC2010
World Cup 2006


UEFA QUALIFYING GROUP 6
Date Fixture Venue Result Home Team
Scorers
Away Team
Scorers
Att
04.09.2004 N Ireland V Poland Windsor Park,
Belfast,
N Ireland
0-3 Zurawski 4'
Wlodarczyk 36'
Krzynowek 56'
12,487
04.09.2004 Austria V England Ernst-Happel Stadium,
Vienna,
Austria
2-2 Kollmann 71'
Ivanschitz 73'
Lampard 24'
Gerrard 64'
48,500
04.09.2004 Azerbaijan V Wales Tofik Bakhramov,
Baku,
Azerbaijan
1-1 Sadigov 55' Speed 47' 8,000
08.09.2004 Wales V N Ireland Millennium Stadium,
Cardiff,
Wales
2-2 Hartson 32'
Earnshaw 74'
Whitley 10'
Healy 21'
63,500
08.09.2004 Poland V England Slaski Stadium,
Chorzow,
Poland
1-2 Zurawski 48' Defoe 37'
og Glowacki 58'
38,000
08.09.2004 Austria V Azerbaijan Ernst-Happel Stadium,
Vienna,
Austria
2-0 Stranzl 23'
Kovmann 44'
26,400
09.10.2004 England V Wales Old Trafford,
Manchester,
England
2-0 Lampard 4'
Beckham 76'
65,224
09.10.2004 Austria V Poland Ernst-Happel Stadium,
Vienna,
Austria
1-3 Schopp 30' Kaluzny 10'
Krzynowek 78'
Frankowski 90'
46,100
09.10.2004 Azerbaijan V N Ireland Tofik Bakhramov,
Baku,
Azerbaijan
0-0 6,460
13.10.2004 N Ireland V Austria Windsor Park,
Belfast,
N Ireland
3-3 Healy 36'
Murdock 58'
Elliott 93'
Schopp 14', 72'
Mayrleb 59'
11,810
13.10.2004 Wales V Poland Millennium Stadium,
Cardiff,
Wales
2-3 Earnshaw 56'
Hartson 90'
Frankowski 72'
Zurawski 81'
Krzynowek 85'
56,685
13.10.2004 Azerbaijan V England Tofik Bakhramov,
Baku,
Azerbaijan
0-1 Owen 22' 15,000
26.03.2005 England V N Ireland Old Trafford,
Manchester,
England
4-0 J Cole 47'
Owen 52'
og Baird 54'
Lampard 62'
65,239
26.03.2005 Wales V Austria Millennium Stadium,
Cardiff,
Austria
0-2 Vastic 81'
Stranzl 85'
47,760
26.03.2005 Poland V Azerbaijan Legia Warsaw,
Poland
8-0 Frankowski 12', 63', 66'
og Hajiyev 16'
Kosowski 40'
Krzynowek 72'
Saganowski 84', 90'
9,000
30.03.2005 England V Azerbaijan St James' Park,
Newcastle,
England
2-0 Gerrard 51'
Beckham 62'
49,046
30.03.2005 Poland V N Ireland Legia Warsaw,
Poland
1-0 Zurawski 87' 13,515
30.03.2005 Austria V Wales Ernst-Happel Stadium,
Vienna,
Austria
1-0 Aufhauser 87' 29,500
04.06.2005 Azerbaijan V Poland Tofik Bakhramov,
Baku,
Azerbaijan
0-3 Frankowski 28'
Klos 57'
Zurawski 81'
10,458
03.09.2005 Wales V England Millennium Stadium,
Cardiff,
Wales
0-1 J Cole 53' 70,795
03.09.2005 N Ireland V Azerbaijan Windsor Park,
Belfast,
N Ireland
2-0 Elliott 60'
Feeney 84'
12,000
03.09.2005 Poland V Austria Slaski Stadium,
Chorzow,
Poland
3-2 Smolarek 13'
Kosowski 22'
Zurawski 67'
Linz 61', 80' 40,000
07.09.2005 N Ireland V England Windsor Park,
Belfast,
N Ireland
1-0 Healy 74' 14,000
07.09.2005 Poland V Wales Wojska Polskiego,
Warsaw
Poland
1-0 Zurawski 52' 13,500
07.09.2005 Azerbaijan V Austria Tofik Bakhramov,
Baku,
Azerbaijan
0-0 2,800
08.10.2005 N Ireland V Wales Windsor Park,
Belfast,
N Ireland
2-3 Duff 47'
Davis 50'
Davies 27'
Robinson 37'
Giggs 81'
13,451
08.10.2005 England V Austria Old Trafford,
Manchester,
England
1-0 Lampard 25' - pen 64,822
12.10.2005 England V Poland Old Trafford,
Manchester,
England
2-1 Owen 44'
Lampard 80'
Frankowski 45' 65,467
12.10.2005 Wales V Azerbaijan Millennium Stadium,
Cardiff,
Wales
2-0 Giggs 3', 51' 32,628
12.10.2005 Austria V N Ireland Ernst-Happel Stadium,
Vienna,
Austria
2-0 Aufhauser 44', 90' 12,500

Country Pl W D L F A Pts
England 10 8 1 1 17 5 25
Poland 10 8 0 2 27 9 24
Austria 10 4 3 3 15 12 15
N Ireland 10 2 3 5 10 18 9
Wales 10 2 2 6 10 15 8
Azerbaijan 10 0 3 7 1 21 3

England were seeded 2nd for the Finals.
Blue Line
FINALS IN GERMANY

England Squad: Paul Robinson (Tottenham Hotspur), David James (Manchester City), Robert Green (Norwich City) - replaced by Scott Carson (Liverpool), Gary Neville (Manchester United), Rio Ferdinand (Manchester United), John Terry (Chelsea), Ashley Cole (Arsenal), Sol Campbell (Arsenal), Jamie Carragher (Liverpool), Wayne Bridge (Chelsea), David Beckham (Real Madrid), Michael Carrick (Tottenham Hotspur), Frank Lampard (Chelsea), Steven Gerrard (Liverpool), Owen Hargreaves (Bayern Munich), Jermaine Jenas (Tottenham Hotspur), Stewart Downing (Middlesbrough), Joe Cole (Chelsea), Aaron Lennon (Tottenham Hotspur), Wayne Rooney (Manchester United), Michael Owen (Newcastle United), Peter Crouch (Liverpool), Theo Walcott (Arsenal). Coach: Sven Goran Eriksson.
Stand-by: Scott Carson (Liverpool), Luke Young (Charlton Athletic), Nigel Reo-Coker (West Ham United), Jermain Defoe (Tottenham Hotspur), Andy Johnson (Crystal Palace). Called up later: Michael Dawson (Tottenham Hotspur), Phil Neville (Everton), Ben Foster (Manchester United).
Players who withdrew due to injury: Young (stand-by list), Green, Reo-Coker (reason of departure not known).


FINALS GROUP B
Date Fixture Venue Time (BST) Result 'Home' Team
Scorers
'Away' Team
Scorers
Att
10.06.2006 England V Paraguay Waldstadion
(FIFA World Cup Stadium),
Frankfurt
14.00 1-0 og Gamarra 3' 48,000
10.06.2006 Trinidad & Tobago V Sweden Westfalenstadion,
Dortmund
17.00 0-0 65,000
15.06.2006 England V Trinidad & Tobago Frankenstadion,
Nuremberg
17.00 2-0 Crouch 83'
Gerrard 91'+
41,000
15.06.2006 Sweden V Paraguay Olympiastadion,
Berlin
20.00 1-0 Ljungberg 89' 72,000
20.06.2006 Sweden V England RheinEnergie Stadion,
Cologne
20.00 2-2 Allback 51'
Larsson 90'
J Cole 34'
Gerrard 85'
45,000
20.06.2006 Paraguay V Trinidad & Tobago Fritz-Walter-Stadion,
Kaiserslauten
20.00 2-0 Sancho 25'
Cuevas 86'
46,000


Country Pl W D L F A Pts
England 3 2 1 0 5 2 7
Sweden 3 1 2 0 3 2 5
Paraguay 3 1 0 2 2 2 3
Trinidad & Tobago 3 0 1 2 0 4 1


FINALS ROUND OF 16
Date Fixture Venue Time (BST) Result 'Home' Team
Scorers
'Away' Team
Scorers
Att
24.06.2006 Germany V Sweden AllianzArena
(FIFA World Cup Stadium),
Munich
16.00 2-0 Lukas Podolski 4', 12' 66,000
24.06.2006 Argentina V Mexico Zentralstadion,
Leipzig
20.00 1-1 (AET: 2-1) Crespo 10'
Rodriguez 98'
Marquez 5' 43,000
25.06.2006 England V Ecuador Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion,
Stuttgart
16.00 1-0 Beckham 60' 52,000
25.06.2006 Portugal V Holland Frankenstadion,
Nuremberg
20.00 1-0 Maniche 23' 41,000
26.06.2006 Italy V Australia Fritz-Walter-Stadion,
Kaiserslautern
16.00 1-0 Totti 95'+ - pen 46,000
26.06.2006 Switzerland V Ukraine RheinEnergie Stadion
(FIFA World Cup Stadium),
Cologne
20.00 0-0 aet
(0-3 pens)
45,000
27.06.2006 Brazil V Ghana Signal Iduna Park
(FIFA World Cup Stadium),
Dortmund
16.00 3-0 Ronaldo 5'
Adriano 46'+
Ze Roberto 84'
65,000
27.06.2006 Spain V France AWD Arena
(FIFA World Cup Stadium),
Hannover
26.00 1-3 Villa 28' - pen Ribery 41'
Viera 83'
Zidane 92'+
43,000


QUARTER-FINALS
Date Fixture Venue Time (BST) Result 'Home' Team
Scorers
'Away' Team
Scorers
Att
30.06.2006 Germany V Argentina Olympiastadion,
Berlin
16.00 1-1 aet
(4-2 pens)
Klose 81' Ayala 49' 72,000
30.06.2006 Italy V Ukraine AOL Arena
(FIFA World Cup Stadium),
Hamburg
20.00 3-0 Zambrotta 6'
Toni 59', 69'
50,000
01.07.2006 England V Portugal Veltins Arena
(FIFA World Cup Stadium),
Gelsenkirchen
16.00 0-0 aet
(1-3 pens)
52,000
01.07.2006 Brazil V France Waldstadion
(FIFA World Cup Stadium),
Frankfurt
16.00 0-1 Henry 57' 48,000

England did not progress further.
The competition was won by Italy.