The first round results were:

Pool 1:
West Germany 3 Argentina 1
Czechoslovakia 0 Northern Ireland 1
West Germany 2 Czechoslovakia 2
Northern Ireland 1 Argentina 3
West Germany 2 Northern Ireland 2
Czechoslovakia 6 Argentina 1

Playoff :
Northern Ireland 2 Czechoslovakia 1

Pool 2:
France 7 Paraguay 3
Yugoslavia 1 Scotland 1
France 2 Yugoslavia 3
Paraguay 3 Scotland 2
France 2 Scotland 1
Yugoslavia 3 Paraguay 3


Pool 3:

Sweden 2 Hungary 1
Wales 1 Mexico 1
Sweden 3 Mexico 0
Wales 1 Hungary 1
Sweden 0 Wales 0
Hungary 4 Mexico 0

Playoff :
Wales 2 Hungary 1

Pool 4:
Brazil 0 England 0
Soviet Union 2 Austria 0
England 2 Austria 2
Soviet Union 0 Brazil 2
England 2 Soviet Union 2
Brazil 3 Austria 0

Playoff :
England 0 Soviet Union 1

 

Pool 1 Tables P W D L F A Pts
West Germany 3 1 2 0 7 5 4
N.Ireland 3 1 1 1 4 5 3
Czechoslovakia 3 1 1 1 8 4 3
Argentina 3 1 0 2 5 10 2

 

Pool 2 Tables P W D L F A Pts
France 3 2 0 1 11 7 4
Yugoslavia 3 1 2 0 7 6 4
Paraguay 3 1 1 1 9 12 3
Scotland 3 1 0 2 4 6 1

 

Pool 3 Tables P W D L F A Pts
Sweden 3 2 1 0 5 1 5
Wales 3 0 3 0 2 2 3
Hungary 3 1 1 1 6 3 3
Mexico 3 0 1 2 1 8 1

 

Pool 4 Tables P W D L F A Pts
Brazil 3 2 1 0 5 0 5
Soviet Union 3 1 1 1 4 4 3
England 3 0 3 0 4 4 3
Austria 3 0 1 2 2 7 1



Quarterfinal results

Half time scores in brackets.

West Germany 1 (1) Yugoslavia 0 (0)
Attendance 20,000

Sweden 2 (0) Soviet Union 0 (0)
Attendance 31,900

France 4 (1) Northern Ireland 0 (0)
Attendance 11,800

Brazil 1 (0) Wales 0 (0)
Attendance 25,923


Semi-final results

Half time scores in brackets.

Sweden 3 (1) West Germany 1 (1)
Attendance: 49,471.

Brazil 5 (2) France 2 (1)
Attendance: 27,100.


Final result


Stockholm 29 June 1958

Sweden:
Svensson, Bergmark, Axborn, Boerjesson, Gustavsson, Parling, Hamrin,
Gren, Simonsson, Liedholm, Skoglund.

Brazil:
Gylmar, D. Santos, N. Santos, Zito, Bellini, Orlando, Garrincha, Didi,
Vava, Pelé, Zagalo.

Referee: Bill Ling (England).

Half time scores in brackets.

Sweden 2 (1) Brazil 5 (2)

Attendance 49,737

Scorers:
Liedholm, Simonsson (Sweden)
Vava (2), Pelé (2), Zagalo (Brazil).

Third place play-off

France 6 (3) West Germany 3 (1)
Attendance 32,482


Notes

Leading scorers:

Fontaine (France) 13
Rahn (West Germany) 7
Pelé (Brazil) 6
McParland (Northern Ireland) 5
Vava (Brazil) 5

Total goals scored: 126
Number of games: 35
A mean average of 3.6 goals per match.

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