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World Cup England 1966 European Qualifiers

Group 1

09.05.1965 Belgium 1 - 0 Israel  
13.06.1965 Bulgaria 4 - 0 Israel
26.09.1965 Bulgaria 3 - 0 Belgium
27.10.1965 Belgium 5 - 0 Bulgaria
10.11.1965 Israel 0 - 5 Belgium
21.11.1965 Israel 1 - 2 Bulgaria
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 - Belgium 4 3 0 1 11 3 +8 6
1 - Bulgaria 4 3 0 1 9 6 +3 6
3 Israel 4 0 0 4 1 12 -11 0

Group 1 First/Second Play-off

[Fixture played in Italy:]
29.12.1965 BULGARIA 2 - 1 Belgium  

Group 2

04.11.1964 West Germany 1 - 1 Sweden  
24.04.1965 West Germany 5 - 0 Cyprus
05.05.1965 Sweden 3 - 0 Cyprus
26.09.1965 Sweden 1 - 2 West Germany
07.11.1965 Cyprus 0 - 5 Sweden
14.11.1965 Cyprus 0 - 6 West Germany
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * WEST GERMANY 4 3 1 0 14 2 +12 7
2 Sweden 4 2 1 1 10 3 +7 5
3 Cyprus 4 0 0 4 0 19 -19 0

Group 3

20.09.1964 Yugoslavia 3 - 1 Luxembourg  
04.10.1964 Luxembourg 0 - 2 France
08.11.1964 Luxembourg 0 - 2 Norway
11.11.1964 France 1 - 0 Norway
18.04.1965 Yugoslavia 1 - 0 France
27.05.1965 Norway 4 - 2 Luxembourg
16.06.1965 Norway 3 - 0 Yugoslavia
15.09.1965 Norway 0 - 1 France
19.09.1965 Luxembourg 2 - 5 Yugoslavia
09.10.1965 France 1 - 0 Yugoslavia
06.11.1965 France 4 - 1 Luxembourg
07.11.1965 Yugoslavia 1 - 1 Norway
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * FRANCE 6 5 0 1 9 2 +7 10
2 Norway 6 3 1 2 10 5 +5 7
2 Yugoslavia 6 3 1 2 10 8 +2 7
4 Luxembourg 6 0 0 6 6 20 -14 0

Group 4

24.01.1965 Portugal 5 - 1 Turkey  
19.04.1965 Turkey 0 - 1 Portugal
25.04.1965 Czechoslovakia 0 - 1 Portugal
02.05.1965 Romania 3 - 0 Turkey
30.05.1965 Romania 1 - 0 Czechoslovakia
13.06.1965 Portugal 2 - 1 Romania
19.09.1965 Czechoslovakia 3 - 1 Romania
09.10.1965 Turkey 0 - 6 Czechoslovakia
23.10.1965 Turkey 2 - 1 Romania
31.10.1965 Portugal 0 - 0 Czechoslovakia
21.11.1965 Czechoslovakia 3 - 1 Turkey
21.11.1965 Romania 2 - 0 Portugal
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * PORTUGAL 6 4 1 1 9 4 +5 9
2 Czechoslovakia 6 3 1 2 12 4 +8 7
3 Romania 6 3 0 3 9 7 +2 6
4 Turkey 6 1 0 5 4 19 -15 2

Group 5

24.05.1964 Netherlands 2 - 0 Albania  
14.10.1964 Northern Ireland 1 - 0 Switzerland
25.10.1964 Albania 0 - 2 Netherlands
14.11.1964 Switzerland 2 - 1 Northern Ireland
17.03.1965 Northern Ireland 2 - 1 Netherlands
07.04.1965 Netherlands 0 - 0 Northern Ireland
11.04.1965 Albania 0 - 2 Switzerland
02.05.1965 Switzerland 1 - 0 Albania
07.05.1965 Northern Ireland 4 - 1 Albania
17.10.1965 Netherlands 0 - 0 Switzerland
14.11.1965 Switzerland 2 - 1 Netherlands
24.11.1965 Albania 1 - 1 Northern Ireland
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * SWITZERLAND 6 4 1 1 7 3 +4 9
2 Northern Ireland 6 3 2 1 9 5 +4 8
3 Netherlands 6 2 2 2 6 4 +2 6
4 Albania 6 0 1 5 2 12 -10 1

Group 6

25.04.1965 Austria 1 - 1 East Germany  
23.05.1965 East Germany 1 - 1 Hungary
13.06.1965 Austria 0 - 1 Hungary
05.09.1965 Hungary 3 - 0 Austria
09.10.1965 Hungary 3 - 2 East Germany
31.10.1965 East Germany 1 - 0 Austria
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * HUNGARY 4 3 1 0 8 3 +5 7
2 East Germany 4 1 2 1 5 5 0 4
3 Austria 4 0 1 3 1 6 -5 1

Group 7

21.10.1964 Denmark 1 - 0 Wales  
29.11.1964 Greece 4 - 2 Denmark
09.12.1964 Greece 2 - 0 Wales
17.03.1965 Wales 4 - 1 Greece
23.05.1965 U.S.S.R. 3 - 1 Greece
30.05.1965 U.S.S.R. 2 - 1 Wales
27.06.1965 U.S.S.R. 6 - 0 Denmark
03.10.1965 Greece 1 - 4 U.S.S.R.
17.10.1965 Denmark 1 - 3 U.S.S.R.
27.10.1965 Denmark 1 - 1 Greece
27.10.1965 Wales 2 - 1 U.S.S.R.
01.12.1965 Wales 4 - 2 Denmark
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * U.S.S.R. 6 5 0 1 19 6 +13 10
2 Wales 6 3 0 3 11 9 +2 6
3 Greece 6 2 1 3 10 14 -4 5
4 Denmark 6 1 1 4 7 18 -11 3

Group 8

21.10.1964 Scotland 3 - 1 Finland  
04.11.1964 Italy 6 - 1 Finland
18.04.1965 Poland 0 - 0 Italy
23.05.1965 Poland 1 - 1 Scotland
27.05.1965 Finland 1 - 2 Scotland
23.06.1965 Finland 0 - 2 Italy
26.09.1965 Finland 2 - 0 Poland
13.10.1965 Scotland 1 - 2 Poland
24.10.1965 Poland 7 - 0 Finland
01.11.1965 Italy 6 - 1 Poland
09.11.1965 Scotland 1 - 0 Italy
07.12.1965 Italy 3 - 0 Scotland
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * ITALY 6 4 1 1 17 3 +14 9
2 Scotland 6 3 1 2 8 8 0 7
3 Poland 6 2 2 2 11 10 +1 6
4 Finland 6 1 0 5 5 20 -15 2

Group 9

[Syria withdrew]
05.05.1965 Republic of Ireland 1 - 0 Spain  
27.10.1965 Spain 4 - 1 Republic of Ireland
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 - Spain 2 1 0 1 4 2 +3 2
2 - Republic of Ireland 2 1 0 1 2 4 -3 2

Group 9 First/Second Play-off

[Fixture played in France:]
10.11.1965 SPAIN 1 - 0 Republic of Ireland