The first round results were:

Group 1:
Mexico 0 Soviet Union 0
Belgium 3 El Salvador 0
Soviet Union 4 Belgium 1
Mexico 4 El Salvador 0
Soviet Union 2 El Salvador 0
Mexico 1 Belgium 0


Group 2:
Uruguay 2 Israel 0
Italy 1 Sweden 0
Uruguay 0 Italy 0
Sweden 1 Israel 1
Italy 0 Israel 0
Uruguay 0 Sweden 1


Group 3:
England 1 Romania 0
Brazil 4 Czechoslovakia 1
Brazil 1 England 0
Romania 2 Czechoslovakia 1
Brazil 3 Romania 2
England 1 Czechoslovakia 0

Group 4:
Peru 3 Bulgaria 2
West Germany 2 Morocco 1
West Germany 5 Bulgaria 2
Peru 3 Morocco 0
West Germany 3 Peru 1
Morocco 1 Bulgaria 1


Round one tables:

Group 1 P W D L F A Pts
Soviet Union 3 2 1 0 6 1 5
Mexico 3 2 1 0 5 0 5
Belgium 3 1 0 2 4 5 2
El Salvador 3 0 0 3 0 9 0

 

Group 2 P W D L F A Pts
Italy 3 1 2 0 1 0 4
Uruguay 3 1 1 1 2 1 3
Sweden 3 1 1 1 2 2 3
Israel 3 0 2 1 1 3 2

 

Group 3 P W D L F A Pts
Brazil 3 3 0 0 8 3 6
England 3 2 0 1 2 1 4
Romania 3 1 0 2 4 5 2
Czechoslovakia 3 0 0 3 2 7 0

 

Group 4 P W D L F A Pts
W. Germany 3 3 0 0 10 4 6
Peru 3 2 0 1 7 5 4
Bulgaria 3 0 1 2 5 9 1
Morocco 3 0 1 2 2 6 1

 

Quarterfinal results

Half time scores in brackets.

England 2 (1) West Germany 3 (0) After extra time.
Attendance 24,000

Italy 4 (1) Mexico 1 (1)
Attendance 24,000

Brazil 4 (2) Peru 2 (1)
Attendance 54,000

Uruguay 1 (0) Soviet Union 0 (0)
Attendance 45,000.

Semi-final results

Half time scores in brackets.

Brazil 3 (1) Uruguay 1 (1)
Attendance 51,000

West Germany 3 (0) Italy 4 (1)
Attendance 80,000

Final result
Mexico City 21 June 1970

Brazil: Felix, Carlos Alberto, Brito, Piaza, Everaldo,
Gerson, Clodoaldo, Jairzinho, Pelé, Tostao, Rivelino.


Italy: Albertosi, Burgnich, Cera, Rosato, Fachetti, Bertino (74 Juliano),
Riva, Domenghini, Mazzola, De Sisti, Boninsegna (85 Rivera).

Referee: Rudi Glockner (East Germany).

Half time scores in brackets.

Brazil 4 (1) Italy 1 (1)
Attendance: 107,000

Scorers:
Pelé (17), Gerson (65), Jairzinho (70), Carlos Alberto (86);
Boninsegna (37).

Third place playoff

West Germany 1 (1) Uruguay 0 (0)
Attendance: 104,000.


Notes

Leading scorers:

Müller (West Germany) 10
Jairzinho (Brazil) 7
Cubillas (Peru) 5
Pelé (Brazil) 4
Bishovets (Soviet Union) 4

Total goals scored: 95
Number of games: 32
A mean average of 2.97 goals per match.

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