Group 1 of the 1974 FIFA World Cup was contested between 14 and 22 June 1974. This group is played in West Berlin and Hamburg. The pool is composed by the tournament host nation West Germany (Pot 1-Western Europe), with East Germany (Pot 2-Eastern Europe), Chile (Pot 3-South America) and Australia (Pot 4-Rest of the world).

Standings

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  East Germany 3 2 1 0 4 1 +3 5 Advance to second round
2  West Germany 3 2 0 1 4 1 +3 4
3  Chile 3 0 2 1 1 2 −1 2
4  Australia 3 0 1 2 0 5 −5 1
Source: FIFA

Matches

All times listed are local (CET)

West Germany vs Chile

West Germany 1–0 Chile
Breitner 18' Report
Olympiastadion, West Berlin
Attendance: 81,100
Referee: Doğan Babacan (Turkey)
West Germany
Chile
GK 1 Sepp Maier
RB 2 Berti Vogts
CB 4 Hans-Georg Schwarzenbeck
CB 5 Franz Beckenbauer (c)
LB 3 Paul Breitner
CM 8 Bernhard Cullmann
CM 12 Wolfgang Overath downward-facing red arrow 75'
AM 14 Uli Hoeneß
RF 9 Jürgen Grabowski
CF 13 Gerd Müller
LF 11 Jupp Heynckes
Substitutions:
MF 17 Bernd Hölzenbein upward-facing green arrow 75'
Manager:
Helmut Schön
GK 1 Leopoldo Vallejos
RB 2 Rolando García Yellow card 59'
CB 5 Elías Figueroa
CB 3 Alberto Quintano
LB 4 Antonio Arias
RM 6 Juan Rodríguez downward-facing red arrow 83'
CM 8 Francisco Valdés (c) downward-facing red arrow 76'
CM 16 Guillermo Páez
LM 10 Carlos Reinoso Yellow card 47'
FW 7 Carlos Caszely Yellow card 13' Red card 67'
FW 9 Sergio Ahumada
Substitutions:
FW 11 Leonardo Véliz upward-facing green arrow 76'
MF 14 Alfonso Lara upward-facing green arrow 83'
Manager:
Luis Alamos

Linesmen:
Jack Taylor (England)
Werner Winsemann (Canada)

East Germany vs Australia

East Germany 2–0 Australia
Curran 58' (o.g.)
Streich 72'
Report
Volksparkstadion, Hamburg
Attendance: 17,000
Referee: Youssou N'Diaye (Senegal)
East Germany
Australia
GK 1 Jürgen Croy
RB 18 Gerd Kische Yellow card 61'
CB 4 Konrad Weise
CB 3 Bernd Bransch (c)
LB 12 Siegmar Wätzlich Yellow card 32'
CM 16 Harald Irmscher
CM 7 Jürgen Pommerenke
AM 14 Jürgen Sparwasser
RF 8 Wolfram Löwe downward-facing red arrow 55'
CF 11 Joachim Streich
LF 15 Eberhard Vogel Yellow card 58'
Substitutions:
MF 20 Martin Hoffmann upward-facing green arrow 55'
Manager:
Georg Buschner
GK 1 Jack Reilly
RB 2 Doug Utjesenovic
CB 3 Peter Wilson (c)
CB 4 Manfred Schäfer
LB 5 Colin Curran
MF 9 Johnny Warren
MF 6 Ray Richards
MF 8 Jimmy Mackay
MF 7 Jimmy Rooney
CF 12 Adrian Alston
CF 20 Branko Buljevic
Manager:
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Rale Rasic

Linesmen:
Pablo Sánchez Ibáñez (Spain)
Omar Delgado Gómez (Colombia)

Australia vs West Germany

Australia 0–3 West Germany
Report Overath 12'
Cullmann 34'
Müller 53'
Volksparkstadion, Hamburg
Attendance: 53,000
Referee: Mahmoud Mustafa Kamel (Egypt)
Australia
West Germany
GK 1 Jack Reilly
DF 2 Doug Utjesenovic
DF 3 Peter Wilson (c)
DF 4 Manfred Schäfer
DF 5 Colin Curran
MF 6 Ray Richards
MF 7 Jimmy Rooney
MF 8 Jimmy Mackay Yellow card
MF 19 Ernie Campbell downward-facing red arrow 45'
FW 12 Adrian Alston
FW 20 Branko Buljevic downward-facing red arrow 61'
Substitutions:
MF 11 Attila Abonyi upward-facing green arrow 45'
MF 13 Peter Ollerton upward-facing green arrow 61'
Manager:
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Rale Rasic
GK 1 Sepp Maier
DF 2 Berti Vogts
DF 3 Paul Breitner
DF 4 Hans-Georg Schwarzenbeck
DF 5 Franz Beckenbauer (c)
MF 8 Bernhard Cullmann downward-facing red arrow 67'
MF 11 Jupp Heynckes downward-facing red arrow 46'
MF 12 Wolfgang Overath
FW 9 Jürgen Grabowski
FW 13 Gerd Müller
FW 14 Uli Hoeneß
Substitutions:
MF 17 Bernd Hölzenbein upward-facing green arrow 46'
FW 7 Herbert Wimmer upward-facing green arrow 67'
Manager:
Helmut Schön

Linesmen:
Alfonso González Archundia (Mexico)
Edison Peréz-Núñez (Peru)

Chile vs East Germany

Chile 1–1 East Germany
Ahumada 69' Report Hoffmann 55'
Olympiastadion, West Berlin
Attendance: 28,300
Referee: Aurelio Angonese (Italy)
Chile
East Germany
GK 1 Leopoldo Vallejos
RB 2 Rolando García
CB 5 Elías Figueroa
CB 3 Alberto Quintano
LB 4 Antonio Arias
RM 8 Francisco Valdés (c) downward-facing red arrow 46'
CM 16 Guillermo Páez Yellow card 60'
LM 10 Carlos Reinoso
RF 18 Jorge Socías downward-facing red arrow 67'
CF 9 Sergio Ahumada
LF 11 Leonardo Véliz Yellow card 56'
Substitutions:
FW 17 Guillermo Yávar upward-facing green arrow 46'
MF 19 Rogelio Farías upward-facing green arrow 67'
Manager:
Luis Alamos
GK 1 Jürgen Croy
RB 3 Bernd Bransch (c)
CB 18 Gerd Kische Yellow card 65'
CB 4 Konrad Weise
LB 12 Siegmar Wätzlich
RM 19 Wolfgang Seguin downward-facing red arrow 29'
CM 16 Harald Irmscher
LM 14 Jürgen Sparwasser
RF 20 Martin Hoffmann
CF 11 Joachim Streich
LF 15 Eberhard Vogel downward-facing red arrow 72'
Substitutions:
FW 9 Peter Ducke upward-facing green arrow 29'
FW 10 Hans-Jürgen Kreische upward-facing green arrow 72'
Manager:
Georg Buschner

Linesmen:
Rudolf Scheurer (Switzerland)
Bob Davidson (Scotland)

Australia vs Chile

Australia 0–0 Chile
Report
Olympiastadion, West Berlin
Attendance: 17,400
Referee: Jafar Namdar (Iran)
Australia
Chile
GK 1 Jack Reilly
DF 2 Doug Utjesenovic
DF 3 Peter Wilson (c)
DF 4 Manfred Schäfer
DF 5 Colin Curran downward-facing red arrow 83'
MF 6 Ray Richards Yellow card 37' Red card 83'
MF 7 Jimmy Rooney
MF 8 Jimmy Mackay
MF 11 Attila Abonyi
FW 12 Adrian Alston downward-facing red arrow 65'
FW 20 Branko Buljevic
Substitutions:
MF 13 Peter Ollerton upward-facing green arrow 65'
MF 15 Harry Williams upward-facing green arrow 83'
Manager:
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Rale Rasic
GK 1 Leopoldo Vallejos
RB 2 Rolando García
CB 5 Elías Figueroa
CB 3 Alberto Quintano
LB 4 Antonio Arias
RM 8 Francisco Valdés (c) downward-facing red arrow 57'
CM 16 Guillermo Páez
LM 10 Carlos Reinoso
RF 7 Carlos Caszely
CF 9 Sergio Ahumada
LF 11 Leonardo Véliz downward-facing red arrow 72'
Substitutions:
MF 19 Rogelio Farías upward-facing green arrow 57'
FW 17 Guillermo Yávar upward-facing green arrow 72'
Manager:
Luis Alamos

Linesmen:
Vital Loraux (Belgium)
Arie van Gemert (Netherlands)

East Germany vs West Germany

East Germany 1–0 West Germany
Sparwasser 77' Report
East Germany
West Germany
GK 1 Jürgen Croy Yellow card 81'
DF 3 Bernd Bransch (c)
DF 4 Konrad Weise
DF 12 Siegmar Wätzlich
DF 18 Gerd Kische
MF 2 Lothar Kurbjuweit
MF 10 Hans-Jürgen Kreische Yellow card 84'
MF 13 Reinhard Lauck
MF 16 Harald Irmscher downward-facing red arrow 65'
FW 14 Jürgen Sparwasser Yellow card 27'
FW 20 Martin Hoffmann
Substitutions:
MF 17 Erich Hamann upward-facing green arrow 65'
Manager:
Georg Buschner
GK 1 Sepp Maier
DF 2 Berti Vogts
DF 3 Paul Breitner
DF 4 Hans-Georg Schwarzenbeck downward-facing red arrow 68'
DF 5 Franz Beckenbauer (c)
MF 8 Bernhard Cullmann
MF 12 Wolfgang Overath downward-facing red arrow 69'
MF 14 Uli Hoeneß
FW 9 Jürgen Grabowski
FW 13 Gerd Müller
FW 15 Heinz Flohe
Substitutions:
MF 6 Horst-Dieter Höttges upward-facing green arrow 68'
FW 10 Günter Netzer upward-facing green arrow 69'
Manager:
Helmut Schön

Linesmen:
Armando Marques (Brazil)
Luis Pestarino (Argentina)

See also

References

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