1986 Soccer World Cup - Group E, First Round

National teams, games, goals and standings from Group E of the first round stage played in the 1986 FIFA World Cup, including details of points, games won and lost and goals scored and received.

Group E, National Teams

Denmark
Denmark
Scotland
Scotland
Uruguay
Uruguay
West Germany
West Germany

Group E, Standings

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Standing
National Team
PTS GP W D L GS GA GD Qualified
1. Denmark Denmark 6 3 3 0 0 9 1 8 Yes
2. West Germany West Germany 3 3 1 1 1 3 4 -1 Yes
3. Uruguay Uruguay 2 3 0 2 1 2 7 -5 Yes
4. Scotland Scotland 1 3 0 1 2 1 3 -2 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 E, Games Played

Game
Date
Results
1.
Jun 04, 1986
Scotland
Scotland
Denmark
Denmark
57'
Preben Elkjaer Larsen
2.
Jun 04, 1986
Uruguay
Uruguay
West Germany
West Germany
4'
Antonio Alzamendi
84'
Klaus Allofs
3.
Jun 08, 1986
West Germany
West Germany
Scotland
Scotland
18'
Gordon Strachan
22'
Rudi Voeller
50'
Klaus Allofs
4.
Jun 08, 1986
Denmark
Denmark
Uruguay
Uruguay
11'
Preben Elkjaer Larsen
41'
Soren Lerby
45'
Enzo Francescoli
(pen)
52'
Michael Laudrup
67'
Preben Elkjaer Larsen
80'
Preben Elkjaer Larsen
88'
Jesper Olsen
5.
Jun 13, 1986
Denmark
Denmark
West Germany
West Germany
43'
Jesper Olsen
(pen)
62'
John Eriksen
6.
Jun 13, 1986
Scotland
Scotland
Uruguay
Uruguay