PASADENA, Jul. 16, 1994 (AMP) — USA 94 : Sweden secured the consolation of third place at the 1994 FIFA World Cup with a 4-0 win against Bulgaria (halftime: 4-0) on Saturday at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena.
All the action happened in the first half, with goals from Tomas Brolin ('8), Håkan Mild ('30), Henrik Larsson ('37) and Kennet Andersson ('40).
Fixtures and Results : Second Phase
Sweden at the World Cup
- 9 appearances (first in 1934)
- 14 participations in the qualifications (first in 1934)
- Statistics: Runners-up (1958) Third Place (1950) Fourth Place (1938)
Bulgaria at the World Cup
- 6 appearances (first in 1962)
- 13 participations in the qualifications (first in 1934)
- 16 July 1994
Read on to know more on the history and origin of the FIFA World Cup.