Gary Lineker in the World Cups

Information about Gary Lineker and his performace in the FIFA Soccer World Cup. Profile with general and detailed stats and data that include National Team, total games, goals and cards and full list of matches played.

Player Profile for Gary Lineker in the Soccer World Cups.

Gary Lineker

Born Date: November 30, 1960
Position: Forward
Jersey Number: 10

National Team

England
England

Gary Lineker Stats

World Cups Total Games Champion
2
World Cups
12
Games Played
-
Goals
10
Goals Scored
0.83
Goal Average
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Goal Cards Final
World Cup Jersey Position Played Starter Captain DNP Goals Average Yellow Red W D L Standing
1986 England 10 Forward 5 5 0 0 6 1.20 0 0 2 1 2 8
1990 England 10 Forward 7 7 0 0 4 0.57 0 0 3 3 1 4
Totals:
12 12 0 0 10 0.83 0 0 5 4 3

Abbreviations: DNP = Did Not Play / W = Wins / D = Draws / L = Losses
Final Standing = His National Team final standing in that World Cup

Awards Won

Golden Boot 1986
All-Star Team 1986

Games played by Gary Lineker

Total Games Wins Draw Games Losses
Goal Difference
12
Games Played
5
Wins
4
Draws
3
Losses
+6
(15 - 9)

Full List of Games

Gary Lineker
1st Round Groups, Group F
1.
Jun 03, 1986
England
England
Portugal
Portugal
Starter
2.
Jun 06, 1986
England
England
Morocco
Morocco
Starter
3.
Jun 11, 1986
England
England
Poland
Poland
Starter
9'
14'
34'
Round of 16
4.
Jun 18, 1986
England
England
Paraguay
Paraguay
Starter
31'
73'
Quarter Finals
5.
Jun 22, 1986
England
England
Argentina
Argentina
Starter
80'
Gary Lineker
1st Round Groups, Group F
6.
Jun 11, 1990
England
England
Ireland
Ireland
Starter
9'
7.
Jun 16, 1990
England
England
Holland
Holland
Starter
8.
Jun 21, 1990
England
England
Egypt
Egypt
Starter
Round of 16
9.
Jun 26, 1990
England
England
Belgium
Belgium
( 1 - 0 ) on extra time
Starter
Quarter Finals
10.
Jul 01, 1990
England
England
Cameroon
Cameroon
( 1 - 0 ) on extra time
Starter
83' (penalty)
105' (penalty)
Semi-Finals
11.
Jul 04, 1990
England
England
West Germany
West Germany
( 0 - 0 ) on extra time
3 - 4 on penalties
Starter
80'
Third Place
12.
Jul 07, 1990
England
England
Italy
Italy
Starter