World Cup 1978 in Argentina won by Argentina

World Cup Winning Country: Argentina

World Cup Final Jersey: Home Jersey - Sky Blue with White Stripes

Jersey Manufacturer: Adidas            Sleeves: Long            Shorts: Home Shorts - Black

Origin of My Jersey: Remake by Retro League

Country of Origin: Argentina            County of Purchase: Argentina

Badge Material: Embroidery sewn onto the Jersey

Logo Material: No visible logo

Jersey Material: 100% Cotton

Feel of Jersey Outside: Typical cotton

Feel of Jersey Inside: Typical cotton but rough seams

Original by Adidas, Unused, Unworn in Mint Condition: $350 - $500
Original by Adidas, Good Worn Condition with all badges & logos intact: $200 - $350
Replica, Unused, Unworn in Mint Condition: $50 - $75
Replica, Good Worn Condition with all badges & logos intact: $20 - $40

Participant teams: 106 (final tournament: 16)       Matches played: 38

Goals scored: 102 (2.68 per match)       Top scorer/Golden Shoe: Mario Kempes (ARG) (6 goals)

Host: Argentina       Attendance: 1,610,215 (42,374 per match)

Coach: César Luis Menotti (ARG)

This squad was numbered alphabetically by surname, unlike traditional numbering systems where the goalkeeper has shirt number 1 and so forth.

 

No.: Position Player Date of Birth Age Caps Club
1 MF Norberto Alonso 4 January 1953 25 River Plate, Argentina
2 MF Osvaldo Ardiles 3 August 1952 25 Huracán, Argentina
3 GK Héctor Baley 16 November 1950 27 Huracán, Argentina
4 MF Daniel Bertoni 14 March 1955 23 Independiente, Argentina
5 GK Ubaldo Fillol 21 July 1950 27 River Plate, Argentina
6 MF Américo Gallego 25 April 1955 23 Newell's Old Boys, Argentina
7 DF Luis Galván 24 February 1948 30 Talleres de Córdoba, Argentina
8 MF Rubén Galván 7 April 1952 26 Independiente, Argentina
9 FW René Houseman 19 July 1953 24 Huracán, Argentina
10 FW Mario Kempes 15 July 1954 23 Valencia CF, Spain
11 DF Daniel Killer 21 December 1949 28 Racing Club, Argentina
12 MF Omar Larrosa 18 November 1947 30 Independiente, Argentina
13 GK Ricardo Antonio La Volpe Guarchoni 6 February 1952 26 San Lorenzo, Argentina
14 FW Leopoldo Luque 3 May 1949 29 River Plate, Argentina
15 DF Jorge Olguín 17 May 1952 26 San Lorenzo, Argentina
16 FW Oscar Ortiz 8 April 1953 25 River Plate, Argentina
17 MF Miguel Oviedo 12 October 1950 27 Talleres de Córdoba, Argentina
18 DF Rubén Pagnanini 31 January 1949 29 Independiente, Argentina
19 DF Daniel Alberto Passarella (c) 25 May 1953 25 River Plate, Argentina
20 DF Alberto César Tarantini 3 December 1955 22 Unattached
21 FW José Daniel Valencia 3 October 1955 22 Talleres de Córdoba, Argentina
22 MF Ricardo Villa 18 August 1952 25 Racing Club, Argentina

First round

Group A

 

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Italy 3 3 0 0 6 2 +4 6
Argentina 3 2 0 1 4 3 +1 4
France 3 1 0 2 5 5 0 2
Hungary 3 0 0 3 3 8 -5 0

 

June 2, Estadio José Maria Minella, Mar del Plata - Italy 2 - 1 France

June 2, Estadio Monumental, Buenos Aires - Argentina 2 - 1 Hungary (Argentina wore Light Blue Home Jersey for this match)

June 6, Estadio José Maria Minella, Mar del Plata - Italy 3 - 1 Hungary

June 6, Estadio Monumental, Buenos Aires - Argentina 2 - 1 France (Argentina wore Light Blue Home Jersey for this match)

June 10, Estadio José Maria Minella, Mar del Plata - France 3 - 1 Hungary

June 10, Estadio Monumental, Buenos Aires - Italy 1 - 0 Argentina (Argentina wore Light Blue Home Jersey for this match)

Group B

 

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Poland 3 2 1 0 4 1 +3 5
West Germany 3 1 2 0 6 0 +6 4
Tunisia 3 1 1 1 3 2 +1 3
Mexico 3 0 0 3 2 12 -10 0

 

June 1, Estadio Monumental, Buenos Aires - West Germany 0 - 0 Poland

June 2, Estadio Gigante de Arroyito, Rosario - Tunisia 3 - 1 Mexico

June 6, Estadio Olímpico Chateau Carreras, Córdoba - West Germany 6 - 0 Mexico

June 6, Estadio Gigante de Arroyito, Rosario - Poland 1 - 0 Tunisia

June 10, Estadio Olímpico Chateau Carreras, Córdoba - West Germany 0 - 0 Tunisia

June 10, Estadio Gigante de Arroyito, Rosario - Poland 3 - 1 Mexico

Group C

 

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Austria 3 2 0 1 3 2 +1 4
Brazil 3 1 2 0 2 1 +1 4
Spain 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 3
Sweden 3 0 1 2 1 3 -2 1

 

June 3, Estadio José Amalfitani, Buenos Aires - Austria 2 - 1 Spain

June 3, Estadio José Maria Minella, Mar del Plata - Sweden 1 - 1 Brazil

June 7, Estadio José Amalfitani, Buenos Aires - Austria 1 - 0 Sweden

June 7, Estadio José Maria Minella, Mar del Plata - Spain 0 - 0 Brazil

June 11, Estadio José Amalfitani, Buenos Aires - Spain 1 - 0 Sweden

June 11, Estadio José Maria Minella, Mar del Plata - Brazil 1 - 0 Austria

Group D

 

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Peru 3 2 1 0 7 2 +5 5
Netherlands 3 1 1 1 5 3 +2 3
Scotland 3 1 1 1 5 6 -1 3
Iran 3 0 1 2 2 8 -6 1

 

June 3, Estadio Chateau Carreras, Córdoba - Peru 3 - 1 Scotland

June 3, Estadio Ciudad de Mendoza, Mendoza - Netherlands 3 - 0 Iran

June 7, Estadio Olímpico Chateau Carreras, Córdoba - Scotland 1 - 1 Iran

June 7, Estadio Ciudad de Mendoza, Mendoza - Netherlands 0 - 0 Peru

June 11, Estadio Olímpico Chateau Carreras, Córdoba - Peru 4 - 1 Iran

June 11, Estadio Ciudad de Mendoza, Mendoza - Scotland 3 - 2 Netherlands

Second round

Group 1

 

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Netherlands 3 2 1 0 9 4 +5 5
Italy 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 3
West Germany 3 0 2 1 4 5 -1 2
Austria 3 1 0 2 4 8 -4 2

 

June 14, Estadio Chateau Carreras, Córdoba - Netherlands 5 - 1 Austria

June 14, Estadio Monumental, Buenos Aires - West Germany 0 - 0 Italy

June 18, Estadio Olímpico Chateau Carreras, Córdoba - West Germany 2 - 2 Netherlands

June 18, Estadio Monumental, Buenos Aires - Italy 1 - 0 Austria

June 21, Estadio Olímpico Chateau Carreras, Córdoba - Austria 3 - 2 West Germany

June 21, Estadio Monumental, Buenos Aires - Netherlands 2 - 1 Italy

Group 2

 

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Argentina 3 2 1 0 8 0 +8 5
Brazil 3 2 1 0 6 1 +5 5
Poland 3 1 0 2 2 5 -3 2
Peru 3 0 0 3 0 10 -10 0

 

June 14, Estadio Ciudad de Mendoza, Mendoza - Brazil 3 - 0 Peru

June 14, Estadio Gigante de Arroyito, Rosario - Argentina 2 - 0 Poland (Argentina wore Light Blue Home Jersey for this match)

June 18, Estadio Ciudad de Mendoza, Mendoza - Poland 1 - 0 Peru

June 18, Estadio Gigante de Arroyito, Rosario - Argentina 0 - 0 Brazil (Argentina wore Light Blue Home Jersey for this match)

June 21, Estadio Ciudad de Mendoza, Mendoza - Brazil 3 - 1 Poland

June 21, Estadio Gigante de Arroyito, Rosario - Argentina 6 - 0 Peru (Argentina wore Light Blue Home Jersey for this match)

Third place match


June 24, Estadio Monumental, Buenos Aires - Brazil 2 - 1 Italy

Final


June 25, Estadio Monumental, Buenos Aires - Argentina 1 - 1 (AET 3 - 1) Netherlands

Attendance: 71,483

Referee: Sergio Gonella (Italy)

Goals: KEMPES Mario (ARG) 38', NANNINGA Dick (NED) 82', KEMPES Mario (ARG) 105', BERTONI Daniel (ARG) 116'

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