2006 FIFA World Cup

2006 FIFA World Cup
FIFA Fußball-Weltmeisterschaft
Deutschland 2006
Tournament details
Host countryGermany
Dates9 June – 9 July (31 days)
Teams32 (from 6 confederations)
Venue(s)12 (in 12 host cities)
Final positions
ChampionsITAborder|20px|class=noviewer|baseline|Flagge ITA Italy (Script error: No such module "Ordinal". title)
Runners-upFRAborder|20px|class=noviewer|baseline|Flagge FRA France
Third placeGERborder|20px|class=noviewer|baseline|Flagge GER Germany
Fourth placePORborder|20px|class=noviewer|baseline|Flagge POR Portugal
Tournament statistics
Matches played64
Goals scored147 (2.3 per match)
Attendance3,359,439 (52,491 per match)
Top scorer(s)ENGborder|20px|class=noviewer|baseline|Flagge ENG Wayne Rooney
(5 goals)
Best playerENGborder|20px|class=noviewer|baseline|Flagge ENG Steven Gerrard
Best young playerENGborder|20px|class=noviewer|baseline|Flagge ENG Theo Walcott
Best goalkeeperENGborder|20px|class=noviewer|baseline|Flagge ENG David James
2002
2010
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Map of competing countries and final standings

The 2006 FIFA World Cup was a football (soccer) sporting event that was held in Germany from June 9 to July 9, 2006. 32 teams took part from many countries. Italy won the trophy after beating France in the final.[1] Germany got third place at home.

Participants

Africa

Asia

Europe

North and Central America

South America

Group stage

Group A

Pos Team GER CRC POL ECU P W D L GF GA GD Pts Note
1 23x15px Germany 4–2 1–0 3–0 3 3 0 0 8 2 +6 9 Advances to Round 2
2 23x15px Ecuador 0–3 3–0 2–0 3 2 0 1 5 3 +2 6 Advances to Round 2
3 23x15px Poland 0–1 2–1 0–3 3 1 0 2 2 4 –2 3 Eliminated
4 23x15px Costa Rica 2–4 1–2 0–3 3 0 0 3 3 9 –6 0 Eliminated

Schedule

Date Time Venue Results Attendance
Friday, 9 June 18:00 FIFA World Cup Stadium, Munich Germany 4–2 Costa Rica 66,000
Friday, 9 June 21:00 FIFA World Cup Stadium, Gelsenkirchen Poland 0–2 Ecuador 52,000
Wednesday, 14 June 21:00 FIFA World Cup Stadium, Dortmund Germany 1–0 Poland 65,000
Thursday, 15 June 15:00 FIFA World Cup Stadium, Hamburg Ecuador 3–0 Costa Rica 50,000
Tuesday, 20 June 16:00 Olympiastadion Ecuador 0–3 Germany 72,000
Tuesday, 20 June 16:00 FIFA World Cup Stadium, Hanover Costa Rica 1–2 Poland 43,000

Group B

Pos Team ENG SWE PAR TRI P W D L GF GA GD Pts Note
1 23x15px England 2–2 1–0 2–0 3 2 1 0 5 2 8 7 Advances to Round 2
2 23x15px Sweden 2–2 1–0 0–0 3 1 2 0 3 2 +1 5 Advances to Round 2
3 23x15px Paraguay 0–1 0–1 2–0 3 1 0 2 2 2 +0 3 Eliminated
4 23x15px Trinidad and Tobago 0–2 0–0 0–2 3 0 1 2 0 4 -4 1 Eliminated

Group C

Pos Team ARG NED CIV SCG P W D L GF GA GD Pts Note
1 23x15px Argentina 0–0 2–1 6–0 3 2 1 0 8 1 +7 7 Advances to Round 2
2 23x15px Netherlands 0–0 2–1 1–0 3 2 1 0 3 1 +2 7 Advances to Round 2
3 23x15px Ivory Coast 1–2 1–2 3–2 3 1 0 2 5 6 -1 3 Eliminated
4 23x15px Serbia and Montenegro 0–6 0–1 2–3 3 0 0 3 2 10 -8 0 Eliminated

Group D

Pos Team POR MEX ANG IRN P W D L GF GA GD Pts Note
1 23x15px Portugal 2–1 1–0 2–0 3 3 0 0 5 1 +4 9 Advances to Round 2
2 23x15px Mexico 1–2 0–0 3–1 3 1 1 1 4 3 +1 4 Advances to Round 2
3 23x15px Angola 0–1 0–0 1–1 3 0 2 1 1 2 -1 2 Eliminated
4 23x15px Iran 0–2 1–3 1–1 3 0 1 2 2 6 -4 1 Eliminated

Group E

Pos Team ITA GHA CZE USA P W D L GF GA GD Pts Note
1 23x15px Italy 2–0 2–0 1–1 3 2 1 0 5 1 +4 7 Advances to Round 2
2 23x15px Ghana 0–2 2–0 2–1 3 2 0 1 4 3 +1 6 Advances to Round 2
3 23x15px Czech Republic 0–2 0–2 3–0 3 1 0 2 3 4 -1 3 Eliminated
4 23x15px United States 1–1 1–2 0–3 3 0 1 2 2 6 -4 1 Eliminated

Group F

Pos Team BRA AUS CRO JPN P W D L GF GA GD Pts Note
1 23x15px Brazil 2–0 1–0 4–1 3 3 0 0 7 1 +6 9 Advances to Round 2
2 23x15px Australia 0–2 2–2 3–1 3 1 1 1 5 5 +0 4 Advances to Round 2
3 23x15px Croatia 0–1 2–2 0–0 3 0 2 1 2 3 -1 2 Eliminated
4 23x15px Japan 1–4 1–3 0–0 3 0 1 2 2 7 -5 1 Eliminated

Group G

Pos Team SUI FRA KOR TOG P W D L GF GA GD Pts Note
1 23x16px  Switzerland 0–0 2–0 2–0 3 2 1 0 4 0 +4 7 Advances to Round 2
2 23x15px France 0–0 1–1 2–0 3 1 2 0 3 1 +2 5 Advances to Round 2
3 23x15px Korea Republic 0–2 1–1 2–1 3 1 1 1 3 4 -1 4 Eliminated
4 23x15px Togo 0–2 0–2 1–2 3 0 0 3 1 6 +5 0 Eliminated

Group H

Pos Team ESP UKR TUN KSA P W D L GF GA GD Pts Note
1 23x15px Spain 4–0 3–1 1–0 3 3 0 0 8 1 +7 9 Advances to Round 2
2 23x15px Ukraine 0–4 1–0 4–0 3 2 0 1 5 4 +1 6 Advances to Round 2
3 23x15px Tunisia 1–3 0–1 2–2 3 0 1 2 3 6 -3 1 Eliminated
4 23x15px Saudi Arabia 0–1 0–4 2–2 3 0 1 2 2 7 -5 1 Eliminated

Knockout stage

Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                           
24 June - Munich            
 23x15px Germany  2
30 June - Berlin
 23x15px Sweden  0  
 23x15px Germany (pen.)  1 (4)
24 June - Leipzig
   23x15px Argentina  1 (2)  
 23x15px Argentina (aet)  2
4 July - Dortmund
 23x15px Mexico  1  
 23x15px Germany  0
26 June - Kaiserslautern
   23x15px Italy (aet)  2  
 23x15px Italy  1
30 June - Hamburg
 23x15px Australia  0  
 23x15px Italy  3
26 June - Cologne
   23x15px Ukraine  0  
 23x16px  Switzerland  0 (0)
9 July - Berlin
 23x15px Ukraine (pen.)  0 (3)  
 23x15px Italy (pen.)  1 (5)
25 June - Stuttgart
   23x15px France  1 (3)
 23x15px England  1
1 July - Gelsenkirchen
 23x15px Ecuador  0  
 23x15px England  0 (1)
25 June - Nuremberg
   23x15px Portugal (pen.)  0 (3)  
 23x15px Portugal  1
5 July - Munich
 23x15px Netherlands  0  
 23x15px Portugal  0
27 June - Dortmund
   23x15px France  1   Third place
 23x15px Brazil  3
1 July - Frankfurt 8 July - Stuttgart
 23x15px Ghana  0  
 23x15px Brazil  0  23x15px Germany  3
27 June - Hanover
   23x15px France  1    23x15px Portugal  1
 23x15px Spain  1
 23x15px France  3  

Round of 16

24 June 2006
17:00
Germany 23x15px 2-0 23x15px Sweden Allianz Arena, Munich
Attendance: 66,000
Referee: BRAborder|20px|class=noviewer|baseline|Flagge BRA Carlos Eugenio Simon
Podolski Goal 4'12'

24 June 2006
21:00
Argentina 23x15px 2-1
(a.e.t.)
23x15px Mexico Zentralstadion, Leipzig
Attendance: 43,000
Referee: SUIborder|20px|class=noviewer|baseline|Flagge SUI Massimo Busacca
Crespo Goal 9'
Rodríguez Goal 97'
Márquez Goal 5'

25 June 2006
17:00
England 23x15px 1-0 23x15px Ecuador Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion, Stuttgart
Beckham Goal 60'

25 June 2006
21:00
Portugal 23x15px 1-0 23x15px Netherlands Frankenstadion, Nuremberg
Maniche Goal 23'

26 June 2006
17:00
Italy 23x15px 1-0 23x15px Australia Fritz-Walter-Stadion, Kaiserslautern
Totti Goal 90+5' (pen.)

26 June 2006
21:00
Switzerland  23x16px 0-0
(a.e.t.)
23x15px Ukraine FIFA WM Stadion Köln, Cologne
  Penalties  
Streller Penalty missed
Barnetta Penalty missed
Cabanas Penalty missed
0-3 Penalty missed Shevchenko
Penalty scored Milevskiy
Penalty scored Rebrov
Penalty scored Husyev

27 June 2006
17:00
Brazil 23x15px 3-0 23x15px Ghana FIFA WM Stadion Dortmund, Dortmund
Ronaldo Goal 5'
Adriano Goal 45+1'
Zé Roberto Goal 84'

27 June 2006
21:00
Spain 23x15px 1-3 23x15px France FIFA WM Stadion Hannover, Hanover
Villa Goal 28' (pen.) Ribéry Goal 41'
Vieira Goal 83'
Zidane Goal 90+2'

Quarter-finals

30 June 2006
17:00
Germany 23x15px 1-1
(a.e.t.)
23x15px Argentina Olympiastadion, Berlin
Klose Goal 80' Ayala Goal 49'
  Penalties  
Neuville Penalty scored
Ballack Penalty scored
Podolski Penalty scored
Borowski Penalty scored
4-2 Penalty scored Cruz
Penalty missed Ayala
Penalty scored Rodríguez
Penalty missed Cambiasso

30 June 2006
21:00
Italy 23x15px 3-0 23x15px Ukraine FIFA WM Stadion Hamburg, Hamburg
Zambrotta Goal 6'
Toni Goal 59'69'

1 July 2006
17:00
England 23x15px 3-0 23x15px Portugal FIFA WM Stadion Gelsenkirchen, Gelsenkirchen

1 July 2006
21:00
Brazil 23x15px 0-1 23x15px France FIFA WM Stadion Frankfurt, Frankfurt
Henry Goal 57'

Semi-finals

4 July 2006
21:00
Germany 23x15px 0-2
(a.e.t.)
23x15px Italy FIFA WM Stadion Dortmund, Dortmund
Grosso Goal 119'
Del Piero Goal 120+1'

5 July 2006
21:00
England 23x15px 4-1 23x15px France FIFA WM Stadion München, Munich
Zidane Goal 33' (pen.)

Third place play-off

8 July 2006
21:00
Germany 23x15px 3-1 23x15px Portugal Gottlieb-Daimler-Stadion, Stuttgart
Schweinsteiger Goal 56'78'
Petit Goal 60' (o.g.)
Nuno Gomes Goal 88'

Final

9 July 2006
20:00
Italy 23x15px 1-2 23x15px England Olympiastadion, Berlin
Materazzi Goal 19'
 2006 FIFA World Cup Winners 
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England
2nd title

References