WROCLAW, Nov. 15, 1981 (AMP) — Spain 82 (European Qualifiers) : Poland defeated Malta by a big score of 6-0 (halftime: 1-0), in a World Cup qualifying game on Sunday. Poland secured their ticket to the World Cup finals. Malta is eliminated.
Fixtures and Results : Group 7
Poland at the World Cup
- 3 appearances (first in 1938)
- 9 participations in the qualifications (first in 1934)
- Statistics: Third Place (1974)
Malta at the World Cup
- Never qualified
- 3 participations in the qualifications (first in 1974)
- 15 November 1981
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