1962 Soccer World Cup - Group 4, First Round

National teams, games, goals and standings from Group 4 of the first round stage played in the 1962 FIFA World Cup, including details of points, games won and lost and goals scored and received.

Group 4, National Teams

Argentina
Argentina
Bulgaria
Bulgaria
England
England
Hungary
Hungary

Group 4, Standings

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Standing
National Team
PTS GP W D L GS GA GD Qualified
1. Hungary Hungary 5 3 2 1 0 8 2 6 Yes
2. England England 3 3 1 1 1 4 3 1 Yes
3. Argentina Argentina 3 3 1 1 1 2 3 -1 No
4. Bulgaria Bulgaria 1 3 0 1 2 1 7 -6 No

Note: until the 1990 World Cup each win was worth 2 points, after that each win is worth 3 points.

Abbreviations:
PTS = Points / GP = Games played / W = Wins / D = Draws / L = Losses
GF = Goals For / GA = Goals against / GD = Goal Difference

Group 4, Games Played

Game
Date
Results
1.
May 30, 1962
Argentina
Argentina
Bulgaria
Bulgaria
4'
Hector Facundo
2.
May 31, 1962
Hungary
Hungary
England
England
17'
Lajos Tichy
60'
Ron Flowers
(pen)
71'
Florian Albert
3.
Jun 02, 1962
England
England
Argentina
Argentina
17'
Ron Flowers
(pen)
42'
Bobby Charlton
67'
Jimmy Greaves
81'
Jose Sanfilippo
4.
Jun 03, 1962
Hungary
Hungary
Bulgaria
Bulgaria
1'
Florian Albert
6'
Florian Albert
8'
Lajos Tichy
12'
Erno Solymosi
53'
Florian Albert
64'
Georgi Sokolov
70'
Lajos Tichy
5.
Jun 06, 1962
Hungary
Hungary
Argentina
Argentina
6.
Jun 07, 1962
England
England
Bulgaria
Bulgaria