World Cup 1978 Qualifiers : Poland beats Cyprus 5-0

  • Share

WARSAW, Oct. 31, 1976 (AMP) — Argentina 78 (European Qualifiers) : Poland defeated Cyprus by a big score of 5-0 (halftime: 3-0), in a qualifying game for the 1978 FIFA World Cup on Sunday.

The result put the Pole second in Group 1 with 4 points. Cyprus is bottom with no points. In their next game, Poland will meet group leaders Denmark on May 1, while Cyprus will face Portugal.

Fixtures and Results : Group 1

5508

Overview

Poland at the World Cup

  • 2 appearances (first in 1938)
  • 8 participations in the qualifications (first in 1934)
  • Statistics: Third Place (1974)

Cyprus at the World Cup

  • Never qualified
  • 5 participations in the qualifications (first in 1962)
1978 World Cup Poster
Poland
5:0
Cyprus
5:0 (3:0)
  • 31 October 1976
  • Warsaw

Group 1

TeamPts
Denmark4
Poland4
Portugal0
Cyprus0

World Cup History

FIFA World Cup History

Read on to know more on the history and origin of the FIFA World Cup.

page served in 0.108s (3,4)