1974 Soccer World Cup - Group 4, First Round

National teams, games, goals and standings from Group 4 of the first round stage played in the 1974 FIFA World Cup, including details of points, games won and lost and goals scored and received.

Group 4, National Teams

Argentina
Argentina
Haiti
Haiti
Italy
Italy
Poland
Poland

Group 4, Standings

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Standing
National Team
PTS GP W D L GS GA GD Qualified
1. Poland Poland 6 3 3 0 0 12 3 9 Yes
2. Argentina Argentina 3 3 1 1 1 7 5 2 Yes
3. Italy Italy 3 3 1 1 1 5 4 1 No
4. Haiti Haiti 0 3 0 0 3 2 14 -12 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.
Jun 15, 1974
Italy
Italy
Haiti
Haiti
46'
Emmanuel Sanon
52'
Gianni Rivera
66'
Romeo Benetti
79'
Pietro Anastasi
2.
Jun 15, 1974
Poland
Poland
Argentina
Argentina
7'
Grzegorz Lato
8'
Andrzej Szarmach
60'
Ramon Heredia
62'
Grzegorz Lato
66'
Carlos Babington
3.
Jun 19, 1974
Argentina
Argentina
Italy
Italy
19'
Rene Houseman
35'
Roberto Perfumo
(own goal)
4.
Jun 19, 1974
Haiti
Haiti
Poland
Poland
17'
Grzegorz Lato
18'
Kazimierz Deyna
30'
Andrzej Szarmach
31'
Jerzy Gorgon
34'
Andrzej Szarmach
50'
Andrzej Szarmach
87'
Grzegorz Lato
5.
Jun 23, 1974
Argentina
Argentina
Haiti
Haiti
15'
Hector Yazalde
18'
Rene Houseman
55'
Ruben Ayala
63'
Emmanuel Sanon
68'
Hector Yazalde
6.
Jun 23, 1974
Poland
Poland
Italy
Italy
38'
Andrzej Szarmach
44'
Kazimierz Deyna
85'
Fabio Capello