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FIFA World Cup™ national teams

Argentina

 

 

 

Asociación

del Fútbol Argentino

 

 

Population 38 226 000 inhabitants
Land Area 2 766 890 km²
GDP (exchange rate) 151 501 million US$
GDP per capita (PPP) 12 648 US$
Capital city Buenos Aires
   
Foundation

1893

FIFA Affiliation 1912
President Julio H. Grondona
Confederation CONMEBOL (South America)
   
Nickname Albicelestes (white and sky blue)
Current coach José Pekerman (Since 2004)
Most caps Diego Simeone (106 selections)
Top scorer Gabriel Batistuta (56 goals)
   
First International

Uruguay

2 - 3

Argentina

 

in Montevideo, Uruguay (16 may 1901)

Largest win

Argentina

12 - 0

Ecuador

 

in Montevideo, Uruguay (22 jan 1942)

Worst defeat

Argentina

0 - 5

Colombia

 

in Budapest, Hungary (5 sep 1993)

 

 

 

- World Cup Statistics -

 

Participation 14*
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
1/8 Finals (since 1986) 4
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
1/4 Finals 7
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
1/2 Finals 4
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
Finals 4
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
Victories 2
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
Match Played 60
 All-Time table ranking 4th (101 pts)
 All-Time trophy room 4th

Win 30
Draw 11
Loss 19
Goal Scored 102
Goal Conceded 71

*in counting the 2006 World Cup.

 

 

 

 

- Korea Japan 2006 -

 

First Round

10.06.2006

Argentina

 

-

 

Ivory Coast

First Round

16.06.2006

Argentina

 

-

 

Serbia & Montenegro

First Round

21.06.2006

Netherlands

 

-

 

Argentina

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- Korea Japan 2002-

 

First Round

02.06.2002

Argentina

1

-

0

Nigeria

First Round

07.06.2002

Argentina

0

-

1

England

First Round

12.06.2002

Sweden

1

-

1

Argentina

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- France 1998 -

 

First Round

14.06.1998

Argentina

1

-

0

Japan

First Round

21.06.1998

Argentina

5

-

0

Jamaica

First Round

26.06.1998

Argentina

1

-

0

Croatia

Second Round

30.06.1998

Argentina

2*

-

2*

England

Quarter-final

04.07.1998

Netherlands

2

-

1

Argentina

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- U.S.A 1994 -

 

First Round

21.06.1994

Argentina

4

-

0

Greece

First Round

25.06.1994

Argentina

2

-

1

Nigeria

First Round

30.06.1994

Argentina

0

-

2

Bulgaria

Second Round

03.07.1994

Romania

3

-

2

Argentina

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- Italy 1990 -

 

First Round

08.06.1990

Argentina

0

-

1

Cameroon

First Round

13.06.1990

Argentina

2

-

0

Soviet Union

First Round

18.06.1990

Argentina

1

-

1

Romania

Second Round

24.06.1990

Brazil

0

-

1

Argentina

Quarter-final

30.06.1990

Argentina

0*

-

0*

Yugoslavia

Semi-final

03.07.1990

Italy

1*

-

1*

Argentina

FINAL

08.07.1990

 

GERMANY

1

-

0

Argentina

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- Mexico 1986 -

 

First Round

02.06.1986

Argentina

3

-

1

South Korea

First Round

05.06.1986

Italy

1

-

1

Argentina

First Round

10.06.1986

Argentina

2

-

0

Bulgaria

Second Round

16.06.1986

Argentina

1

-

0

Uruguay

Quarter-final

22.06.1986

Argentina

2

-

1

England

Semi-final

25.06.1986

Argentina

2

-

0

Belgium

FINAL

29.06.1986

ARGENTINA

3

-

2

West Germany

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- Spain 1982 -

 

First Phase

13.06.1982

Belgium

1

-

0

Argentina

First Phase

18.06.1982

Argentina

4

-

1

Hungary

First Phase

23.06.1982

Argentina

2

-

0

El Salvador

Second Phase

29.06.1982

Italy

2

-

1

Argentina

Second Phase

02.07.1982

Brazil

3

-

1

Argentina

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- Argentina 1978 -

 

First Phase

02.06.1978

Argentina

2

-

1

Hungary

First Phase

06.06.1978

Argentina

2

-

1

France

First Phase

10.06.1978

Argentina

0

-

1

Italy

Second Phase

14.06.1978

Argentina

2

-

0

Poland

Second Phase

18.06.1978

Argentina

0

-

0

Brazil

Second Phase

21.06.1978

Argentina

6

-

0

Peru

FINAL

25.06.1978

ARGENTINA

3*

-

1*

Netherlands

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- West Germany 1974 -

 

First Phase

15.06.1974

Poland

3

-

2

Argentina

First Phase

19.06.1974

Italy

1

-

1

Argentina

First Phase

23.06.1974

Argentina

4

-

1

Haiti

Second Phase

26.06.1974

Netherlands

4

-

0

Argentina

Second Phase

30.06.1974

Brazil

2

-

1

Argentina

Second Phase

03.07.1974

Argentina

1

-

1

East Germany

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- England 1966 -

 

First Round

13.07.1966

Argentina

2

-

1

Spain

First Round

16.07.1966

West Germany

0

-

0

Argentina

First Round

19.07.1966

Argentina

2

-

0

Switzerland

Quarter-final

23.07.1966

England

1

-

0

Argentina

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- Chile 1962 -

 

First Round

30.05.1962

Argentina

1

-

0

Bulgaria

First Round

02.06.1962

England

3

-

1

Argentina

First Round

06.06.1962

Hungary

0

-

0

Argentina

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- Sweden 1958 -

 

First Round

08.06.1958

West Germany

3

-

1

Argentina

First Round

11.06.1958

Argentina

3

-

1

Northern Ireland

First Round

15.06.1958

Czechoslovakia

6

-

1

Argentina

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- Italy 1934 -

 

First Round

27.05.1934

Sweden

3

-

2

Argentina

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- Uruguay 1930 -

 

First Round

15.07.1930

Argentina

1

-

0

France

First Round

19.07.1930

Argentina

6

-

3

Mexico

First Round

22.07.1930

Argentina

3

-

1

Chile

Semi-final

26.07.1930

Argentina

6

-

1

United States

FINAL

30.07.1930

 

URUGUAY

4

-

2

Argentina