World Cup 1998 (France, June 10-July 12)


FIRST PHASE

Group A
10.06.98  St. Denis    Brazil           2-1 Scotland                 1.BRAZIL           3  2  0  1   6- 3  6
10.06.98  Montpellier  Morocco          2-2 Norway                   2.NORWAY           3  1  2  0   5- 4  5
16.06.98  Bordeaux     Scotland         1-1 Norway                   3.Morocco          3  1  1  1   5- 5  4
16.06.98  Nantes       Brazil           3-0 Morocco                  4.Scotland         3  0  1  2   2- 6  1
23.06.98  Marseille    Brazil           1-2 Norway
23.06.98  St. Etienne  Scotland         0-3 Morocco

Group B
11.06.98  Bordeaux     Italy            2-2 Chile                    1.ITALY            3  2  1  0   7- 3  7
11.06.98  Toulouse     Cameroon         1-1 Austria                  2.CHILE            3  0  3  0   4- 4  3
17.06.98  St. Etienne  Chile            1-1 Austria                  3.Austria          3  0  2  1   3- 4  2
17.06.98  Montpellier  Italy            3-0 Cameroon                 4.Cameroon         3  0  2  1   2- 5  2
23.06.98  St. Denis    Italy            2-1 Austria
23.06.98  Nantes       Chile            1-1 Cameroon

Group C
12.06.98  Lens         Saudi Arabia     0-1 Denmark                  1.FRANCE           3  3  0  0   9- 1  9
12.06.98  Marseille    France           3-0 South Africa             2.DENMARK          3  1  1  1   3- 3  4
18.06.98  Toulouse     South Africa     1-1 Denmark                  3.South Africa     3  0  2  1   3- 6  2
18.06.98  St. Denis    France           4-0 Saudi Arabia             4.Saudi Arabia     3  0  1  2   2- 7  1
24.06.98  Lyon         France           2-1 Denmark
24.06.98  Bordeaux     South Africa     2-2 Saudi Arabia

Group D
12.06.98  Montpellier  Paraguay         0-0 Bulgaria                 1.NIGERIA          3  2  0  1   5- 5  6
13.06.98  Nantes       Spain            2-3 Nigeria                  2.PARAGUAY         3  1  2  0   3- 1  5
19.06.98  Paris        Nigeria          1-0 Bulgaria                 3.Spain            3  1  1  1   8- 4  4
19.06.98  St. Etienne  Spain            0-0 Paraguay                 4.Bulgaria         3  0  1  2   1- 7  1
24.06.98  Lens         Spain            6-1 Bulgaria
24.06.98  Toulouse     Nigeria          1-3 Paraguay

Group E
13.06.98  Lyon         South Korea      1-3 Mexico                   1.NETHERLANDS      3  1  2  0   7- 2  5
13.06.98  St. Denis    Netherlands      0-0 Belgium                  2.MEXICO           3  1  2  0   7- 5  5
20.06.98  Bordeaux     Belgium          2-2 Mexico                   3.Belgium          3  0  3  0   3- 3  3
20.06.98  Marseille    Netherlands      5-0 South Korea              4.South Korea      3  0  1  2   2- 9  1
25.06.98  St. Etienne  Netherlands      2-2 Mexico
25.06.98  Paris        Belgium          1-1 South Korea

Group F
14.06.98  St. Etienne  Yugoslavia       1-0 Iran                     1.GERMANY          3  2  1  0   6- 2  7
15.06.98  Paris        Germany          2-0 USA                      2.YUGOSLAVIA       3  2  1  0   4- 2  7
21.06.98  Lens         Germany          2-2 Yugoslavia               3.Iran             3  1  0  2   2- 4  3
21.06.98  Lyon         USA              1-2 Iran                     4.USA              3  0  0  3   1- 5  0
25.06.98  Montpellier  Germany          2-0 Iran
25.06.98  Nantes       USA              0-1 Yugoslavia

Group G
15.06.98  Marseille    England          2-0 Tunisia                  1.ROMANIA          3  2  1  0   4- 2  7
15.06.98  Lyon         Romania          1-0 Colombia                 2.ENGLAND          3  2  0  1   5- 2  6
22.06.98  Montpellier  Colombia         1-0 Tunisia                  3.Colombia         3  1  0  2   1- 3  3
22.06.98  Toulouse     Romania          2-1 England                  4.Tunisia          3  0  1  2   1- 4  1
26.06.98  St. Denis    Romania          1-1 Tunisia
26.06.98  Lens         Colombia         0-2 England

Group H
14.06.98  Toulouse     Argentina        1-0 Japan                    1.ARGENTINA        3  3  0  0   7- 0  9
14.06.98  Lens         Jamaica          1-3 Croatia                  2.CROATIA          3  2  0  1   4- 2  6
20.06.98  Nantes       Japan            0-1 Croatia                  3.Jamaica          3  1  0  2   3- 9  3
21.06.98  Paris        Argentina        5-0 Jamaica                  4.Japan            3  0  0  3   1- 4  0
26.06.98  Bordeaux     Argentina        1-0 Croatia
26.06.98  Lyon         Japan            1-2 Jamaica

1/8 FINALS

27.06.98  Marseille    Italy            1-0 Norway

27.06.98  Paris        Brazil           4-1 Chile

28.06.98  Lens         France           1-0 Paraguay        [asdet]

28.06.98  St. Denis    Nigeria          1-4 Denmark

29.06.98  Montpellier  Germany          2-1 Mexico

29.06.98  Toulouse     Netherlands      2-1 Yugoslavia

30.06.98  Bordeaux     Romania          0-1 Croatia

30.06.98  St. Etienne  Argentina        2-2 England         [asdet]
Argentina wins 4-3 on penalties

QUARTERFINALS

03.07.98  St. Denis    Italy            0-0 France          [asdet]
France wins 4-3 on penalties

03.07.98  Nantes       Brazil           3-2 Denmark

04.07.98  Marseille    Netherlands      2-1 Argentina

04.07.98  Lyon         Germany          0-3 Croatia

SEMIFINALS

07.07.98  Marseille    Brazil           1-1 Netherlands     [asdet]
Brazil wins 4-2 on penalties

08.07.98  St. Denis    France           2-1 Croatia

MATCH FOR THIRD PLACE

11.07.98  Paris        Netherlands      1-2 Croatia      

FINAL

Saint Denis, July 12, 1998
France           3-0 Brazil  
France: Barthez, Thuram, Desailly, Leboeuf, Lizarazu, Deschamps, Karembeu
        (57' Boghossian), Petit, Zidane, Djorkaeff (76' Vieira), Guivarc'h
        (66' Dugarry)
Brazil: Taffarel, Cafu, Junior Baiano, Aldair, Roberto Carlos, Cesar Sampaio
        (74' Edmundo), Leonardo (46' Denilson), Dunga, Rivaldo, Bebeto, Ronaldo

Referee: Belqola (Morocco)
Attendance: 80,000.

Scorers: 27' Zidane 1-0; 45' Zidane 2-0; 90' Petit 3-0.
Red card: Desailly (68', second yellow).

Topscorer: Suker (Croatia) 6 goals.

Detailed Infos

1994 Final Tournament

1998 Qualifying Tournament

2002 Final Tournament

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