2006 Soccer World Cup - Group B, First Round

National teams, games, goals and standings from Group B of the first round stage played in the 2006 FIFA World Cup, including details of points, games won and lost and goals scored and received.

Group B, National Teams

England
England
Paraguay
Paraguay
Sweden
Sweden
Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidad and Tobago

Group B, Standings

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Standing
National Team
PTS GP W D L GS GA GD Qualified
1. England England 7 3 2 1 0 5 2 3 Yes
2. Sweden Sweden 5 3 1 2 0 3 2 1 Yes
3. Paraguay Paraguay 3 3 1 0 2 2 2 0 No
4. Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago 1 3 0 1 2 0 4 -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 10, 2006
England
England
Paraguay
Paraguay
3'
Carlos Gamarra
(own goal)
2.
Jun 10, 2006
Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidad and Tobago
Sweden
Sweden
3.
Jun 15, 2006
England
England
Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidad and Tobago
83'
Peter Crouch
90'+1'
Steven Gerrard
4.
Jun 15, 2006
Sweden
Sweden
Paraguay
Paraguay
89'
Fredrik Ljungberg
5.
Jun 20, 2006
Paraguay
Paraguay
Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidad and Tobago
25'
Brent Sancho
(own goal)
86'
Nelson Cuevas
6.
Jun 20, 2006
Sweden
Sweden
England
England
34'
Joe Cole
51'
Marcus Allback
85'
Steven Gerrard
90'
Henrik Larsson