1974 Soccer World Cup - Group B, Second Round

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

Group B, National Teams

Poland
Poland
Sweden
Sweden
West Germany
West Germany
Yugoslavia
Yugoslavia

Group B, Standings

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Standing
National Team
PTS GP W D L GS GA GD Qualified
1. West Germany West Germany 6 3 3 0 0 7 2 5 Yes
2. Poland Poland 4 3 2 0 1 3 2 1 Yes
3. Sweden Sweden 2 3 1 0 2 4 6 -2 No
4. Yugoslavia Yugoslavia 0 3 0 0 3 2 6 -4 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 B, Games Played

Game
Date
Results
1.
Jun 26, 1974
Yugoslavia
Yugoslavia
West Germany
West Germany
39'
Paul Breitner
82'
Gerd Mueller
2.
Jun 26, 1974
Sweden
Sweden
Poland
Poland
43'
Grzegorz Lato
3.
Jun 30, 1974
West Germany
West Germany
Sweden
Sweden
24'
Ralf Edstrom
51'
Wolfgang Overath
52'
Rainer Bonhof
53'
Roland Sandberg
76'
Juergen Grabowski
89'
Uli Hoeness
(pen)
4.
Jun 30, 1974
Poland
Poland
Yugoslavia
Yugoslavia
24'
Kazimierz Deyna
(pen)
43'
Stanislav Karasi
62'
Grzegorz Lato
5.
Jul 03, 1974
Poland
Poland
West Germany
West Germany
76'
Gerd Mueller
6.
Jul 03, 1974
Sweden
Sweden
Yugoslavia
Yugoslavia
27'
Ivica Surjak
29'
Ralf Edstrom
85'
Conny Torstensson