1990 Soccer World Cup - Group B, First Round

National teams, games, goals and standings from Group B of the first round stage played in the 1990 FIFA World Cup, including details of points, games won and lost and goals scored and received.

Group B, National Teams

Argentina
Argentina
Cameroon
Cameroon
Romania
Romania
Soviet Union
Soviet Union

Group B, Standings

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Standing
National Team
PTS GP W D L GS GA GD Qualified
1. Cameroon Cameroon 4 3 2 0 1 3 5 -2 Yes
2. Romania Romania 3 3 1 1 1 4 3 1 Yes
3. Argentina Argentina 3 3 1 1 1 3 2 1 Yes
4. Soviet Union Soviet Union 2 3 1 0 2 4 4 0 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 08, 1990
Argentina
Argentina
Cameroon
Cameroon
67'
Francois Omam-Biyik
2.
Jun 09, 1990
Soviet Union
Soviet Union
Romania
Romania
41'
Marius Lacatus
55'
Marius Lacatus
(pen)
3.
Jun 13, 1990
Argentina
Argentina
Soviet Union
Soviet Union
27'
Pedro Troglio
79'
Jorge Burruchaga
4.
Jun 14, 1990
Cameroon
Cameroon
Romania
Romania
76'
Roger Milla
86'
Roger Milla
88'
Gavril Balint
5.
Jun 18, 1990
Argentina
Argentina
Romania
Romania
62'
Pedro Monzon
68'
Gavril Balint
6.
Jun 18, 1990
Cameroon
Cameroon
Soviet Union
Soviet Union
20'
Oleg Protasov
29'
Andrei Zygmantovich
52'
Aleksandr Zavarov
63'
Igor Dobrovolskyi