Group B of the 1994 FIFA World Cup was one of six groups of four teams competing at the 1994 World Cup in the United States. The first match was played June 19, 1994 and the final games took place simultaneously on June 28, 1994.

The group consisted of Brazil, Russia, Cameroon and Sweden. Brazil won the group and Sweden finished second.

Standings

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Brazil 3 2 1 0 6 1 +5 7 Advance to knockout stage
2  Sweden 3 1 2 0 6 4 +2 5
3  Russia 3 1 0 2 7 6 +1 3
4  Cameroon 3 0 1 2 3 11 −8 1
Source: FIFA

Matches

All times local (EDT/UTC–4, CDT/UTC–5, PDT/UTC–7)

Cameroon vs Sweden

Cameroon 2–2 Sweden
Embé 31'
Omam-Biyik 47'
Report Ljung 8'
Dahlin 75'
Rose Bowl, Pasadena
Attendance: 93,194
Referee: Alberto Tejada Noriega (Peru)
Cameroon
Sweden
GK 1 Joseph-Antoine Bell
DF 3 Rigobert Song
MF 6 Thomas Libiih
FW 7 François Omam-Biyik
MF 8 Emile Mbouh Yellow card 5'
FW 10 Louis-Paul Mfédé downward-facing red arrow 88'
DF 13 Raymond Kalla
DF 14 Stephen Tataw (c)
DF 15 Hans Agbo
MF 17 Marc-Vivien Foé
FW 19 David Embé downward-facing red arrow 81'
Substitutions:
MF 11 Emmanuel Maboang upward-facing green arrow 88'
FW 20 Georges Mouyémé upward-facing green arrow 81'
Manager:
France Henri Michel
GK 1 Thomas Ravelli
DF 2 Roland Nilsson
DF 3 Patrik Andersson
DF 4 Joachim Björklund
DF 5 Roger Ljung
MF 8 Klas Ingesson downward-facing red arrow 76'
MF 6 Stefan Schwarz
MF 9 Jonas Thern (c)
MF 21 Jesper Blomqvist downward-facing red arrow 61'
FW 10 Martin Dahlin Yellow card 72'
FW 11 Tomas Brolin
Substitutions:
FW 7 Henrik Larsson upward-facing green arrow 61'
FW 19 Kennet Andersson upward-facing green arrow 76'
Manager:
Tommy Svensson

Assistant referees:
Douglas James (Trinidad and Tobago)
Abdulla Al Ghattan (Bahrain)
Fourth official:
Jamal Al Sharif (Syria)

Brazil vs Russia

Brazil 2–0 Russia
Romário 26'
Raí 52' (pen.)
Report
Stanford Stadium, Stanford
Attendance: 81,061
Referee: Lim Kee Chong (Mauritius)
Brazil
Russia
GK 1 Taffarel
RB 2 Jorginho
CB 3 Ricardo Rocha downward-facing red arrow 75'
CB 15 Márcio Santos
LB 16 Leonardo
DM 5 Mauro Silva
DM 8 Dunga downward-facing red arrow 85'
AM 10 Raí (c)
AM 9 Zinho
FW 7 Bebeto
FW 11 Romário
Substitutions:
DF 13 Aldair upward-facing green arrow 75'
MF 17 Mazinho upward-facing green arrow 85'
Manager:
Carlos Alberto Parreira
GK 16 Dmitri Kharine (c)
DF 2 Dmitri Kuznetsov Yellow card 78'
DF 3 Sergei Gorlukovich
DF 5 Yuriy Nikiforov Yellow card 61'
DF 6 Vladislav Ternavsky
MF 7 Andrei Piatnitski
MF 10 Valeri Karpin
FW 15 Dmitri Radchenko downward-facing red arrow 77'
MF 17 Ilya Tsymbalar
DF 21 Dmitri Khlestov Yellow card 65'
FW 22 Sergei Yuran downward-facing red arrow 55'
Substitutions:
FW 9 Oleg Salenko upward-facing green arrow 55'
MF 13 Aleksandr Borodyuk upward-facing green arrow 77'
Manager:
Pavel Sadyrin

Assistant referees:
El Jilali Rharib (Morocco)
Domenico Ramicone (Italy)
Fourth official:
Fabio Baldas (Italy)

Brazil vs Cameroon

Brazil 3–0 Cameroon
Romário 39'
Márcio Santos 66'
Bebeto 73'
Report
Brazil
Cameroon
GK 1 Taffarel
DF 2 Jorginho
DF 13 Aldair
DF 15 Márcio Santos
DF 16 Leonardo
DM 5 Mauro Silva Yellow card 44'
DM 8 Dunga
RW 10 Raí (c) downward-facing red arrow 81'
LW 9 Zinho downward-facing red arrow 75'
FW 7 Bebeto
FW 11 Romário
Substitutions:
FW 18 Paulo Sérgio upward-facing green arrow 75'
FW 19 Müller upward-facing green arrow 81'
Manager:
Carlos Alberto Parreira
GK 1 Joseph-Antoine Bell
DF 3 Rigobert Song Red card 63'
MF 6 Thomas Libiih
FW 7 François Omam-Biyik
MF 8 Emile Mbouh
FW 10 Louis-Paul Mfédé downward-facing red arrow 71'
DF 13 Raymond Kalla Yellow card 37'
DF 14 Stephen Tataw (c) Yellow card 8'
DF 15 Hans Agbo
MF 17 Marc-Vivien Foé
FW 19 David Embé downward-facing red arrow 64'
Substitutions:
FW 9 Roger Milla upward-facing green arrow 64'
MF 11 Emmanuel Maboang upward-facing green arrow 71'
Manager:
France Henri Michel

Assistant referees:
Douglas James (Trinidad and Tobago)
Carl-Johan Meyer Christensen (Denmark)
Fourth official:
Peter Mikkelsen (Denmark)

Sweden vs Russia

Sweden 3–1 Russia
Brolin 39' (pen.)
Dahlin 60', 82'
Report Salenko 4' (pen.)
Pontiac Silverdome, Pontiac
Attendance: 71,528
Referee: Joël Quiniou (France)
Sweden
Russia
GK 1 Thomas Ravelli
DF 2 Roland Nilsson
DF 3 Patrik Andersson
DF 4 Joachim Björklund downward-facing red arrow 89'
DF 5 Roger Ljung
MF 11 Tomas Brolin
MF 6 Stefan Schwarz Yellow card 52'
MF 9 Jonas Thern (c)
MF 8 Klas Ingesson
FW 10 Martin Dahlin Yellow card 58'
FW 19 Kennet Andersson Yellow card 42' downward-facing red arrow 84'
Substitutions:
FW 7 Henrik Larsson upward-facing green arrow 84'
DF 20 Magnus Erlingmark upward-facing green arrow 89'
Manager:
Tommy Svensson
GK 16 Dmitri Kharine (c) Yellow card 34'
DF 2 Dmitri Kuznetsov
DF 3 Sergei Gorlukovich Yellow card 1' Yellow-red card 49'
DF 5 Yuriy Nikiforov
MF 8 Dmitri Popov downward-facing red arrow 41'
FW 9 Oleg Salenko
MF 13 Aleksandr Borodyuk downward-facing red arrow 51'
FW 15 Dmitri Radchenko
DF 18 Viktor Onopko
MF 19 Aleksandr Mostovoi
DF 21 Dmitri Khlestov
Substitutions:
DF 4 Dmitri Galiamin upward-facing green arrow 51'
MF 10 Valeri Karpin upward-facing green arrow 41'
Manager:
Pavel Sadyrin

Assistant referees:
Davoud Fanaei (Iran)
Abdel-Magid Hassan (Egypt)
Fourth official:
Neji Jouini (Tunisia)

Russia vs Cameroon

Russia 6–1 Cameroon
Salenko 15', 41', 44' (pen.), 72', 75'
Radchenko 81'
Report Milla 46'
Stanford Stadium, Stanford
Attendance: 74,914
Referee: Jamal Al Sharif (Syria)
Russia
Cameroon
GK 1 Stanislav Cherchesov
DF 5 Yuriy Nikiforov Yellow card 90'
DF 6 Vladislav Ternavsky
FW 9 Oleg Salenko
MF 10 Valeri Karpin Yellow card 57'
DF 12 Omari Tetradze
FW 14 Igor Korneev downward-facing red arrow 65'
MF 17 Ilya Tsymbalar
DF 18 Viktor Onopko (c)
MF 20 Igor Lediakhov downward-facing red arrow 78'
DF 21 Dmitri Khlestov Yellow card 87'
Substitutions:
FW 11 Vladimir Beschastnykh upward-facing green arrow 78'
FW 15 Dmitri Radchenko upward-facing green arrow 65'
Manager:
Pavel Sadyrin
GK 22 Jacques Songo'o Yellow card 44'
MF 2 André Kana-Biyik Yellow card 12'
DF 5 Victor Ndip
MF 6 Thomas Libiih
FW 7 François Omam-Biyik
FW 10 Louis-Paul Mfédé downward-facing red arrow 45'
DF 13 Raymond Kalla
DF 14 Stephen Tataw (c)
DF 15 Hans Agbo
MF 17 Marc-Vivien Foé
FW 19 David Embé downward-facing red arrow 47'
Substitutions:
FW 9 Roger Milla upward-facing green arrow 45'
FW 16 Alphonse Tchami upward-facing green arrow 47'
Manager:
France Henri Michel

Assistant referees:
Gordon Dunster (Australia)
Jan Dolstra (Netherlands)
Fourth official:
Mario van der Ende (Netherlands)

Brazil vs Sweden

Brazil 1–1 Sweden
Romário 47' Report K. Andersson 23'
Pontiac Silverdome, Pontiac
Attendance: 77,217
Referee: Sándor Puhl (Hungary)
Brazil
Sweden
GK 1 Taffarel
DF 2 Jorginho
DF 13 Aldair Yellow card 23'[1]
DF 15 Márcio Santos
DF 16 Leonardo
MF 5 Mauro Silva downward-facing red arrow 45'
MF 8 Dunga
MF 9 Zinho
MF 10 Raí (c) downward-facing red arrow 83'
FW 7 Bebeto
FW 11 Romário
Substitutions:
MF 17 Mazinho upward-facing green arrow 45'
MF 18 Paulo Sérgio upward-facing green arrow 83'
Manager:
Carlos Alberto Parreira
GK 1 Thomas Ravelli
DF 2 Roland Nilsson
DF 3 Patrik Andersson
DF 14 Pontus Kåmark
DF 5 Roger Ljung
MF 7 Henrik Larsson downward-facing red arrow 65'
MF 6 Stefan Schwarz downward-facing red arrow 75'
MF 9 Jonas Thern (c)
MF 8 Klas Ingesson
FW 11 Tomas Brolin
FW 19 Kennet Andersson
Substitutions:
MF 21 Jesper Blomqvist upward-facing green arrow 65'
MF 18 Håkan Mild Yellow card 83' upward-facing green arrow 75'
Manager:
Tommy Svensson

Assistant referees:
Sándor Márton (Hungary)
Luc Matthys (Belgium)
Fourth official:
Manuel Díaz Vega (Spain)

References

  1. ^ Mistake in the FIFA report. The yellow card was shown in the second half, in the 68th minute.