Playoff Details

Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                           
           
  Winner Group A
  Runner Up Group B  
  Winner Game 49
    Winner Game 50  
  Winner Group C
  Runner Up Group D  
  Winner Game 58
    Winner Game 57  
  Winner Group E
  Runner Up Group F  
  Winner Game 53
    Winner Game 54  
  Winner Group G
25-Jun Estadio Monumental, Buenos Aires
  Runner Up Group H  
  Netherlands 1
    Argentina (aet) 3
  Winner Group B
  Runner Up Group A  
  Winner Game 52
    Winner Game 51  
  Winner Group D
  Runner Up Group C  
  Winner Game 59
    Winner Game 60   Third place
  Winner Group F
24-Jun Estadio Monumental, Buenos Aires
  Runner Up Group E  
  Winner Game 55   Brazil 2
    Winner Game 56     Italy 1
  Winner Group H
  Runner Up Group G  

Game Time Score Location
24-Jun-1978 Brazil 2 - 1
Italy Estadio Monumental, Buenos Aires
25-Jun-1978 Netherlands 1 - 3 (aet)
Argentina Estadio Monumental, Buenos Aires