Group details

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Group A

Team Played Wins Draws Losses GF GA GD Points ELO Rating
Brazil 3 2 0 1 6 3 +3 6 2087
Norway 3 1 2 0 5 4 +1 5 1903
Morocco 3 1 1 1 5 5 0 4 1858
Scotland 3 0 1 2 2 6 -4 1 1641
Game # Game Time Score Location
0
10-Jun-1998
2 - 1
Stade de France, Saint-Denis
César Sampaio 4'
John Collins 38' (pen)
Tom Boyd 73' (og)
0
10-Jun-1998
2 - 2
Stade de la Mosson, Montpellier
Mustapha Hadji 38'
Youssef Chippo 46' (og)
Abdeljalil Hadda 59'
Dan Eggen 60'
0
16-Jun-1998
1 - 1
Parc Lescure, Bordeaux
Håvard Flo 46'
Craig Burley 66'
0
16-Jun-1998
3 - 0
Stade de la Beaujoire, Nantes
Ronaldo 9'
Rivaldo 45' +2'
Bebeto 50'
0
23-Jun-1998
1 - 2
Stade Vélodrome, Marseille
Bebeto 78'
Tore André Flo 83'
Kjetil Rekdal 88' (pen)
0
23-Jun-1998
0 - 3
Stade Geoffroy-Guichard, Saint-Étienne
Salaheddine Bassir 22'
Abdeljalil Hadda 46'
Salaheddine Bassir 86'

Group B

Team Played Wins Draws Losses GF GA GD Points ELO Rating
Italy 3 2 1 0 7 3 +4 7 2024
Chile 3 0 3 0 4 4 0 3 1716
Austria 3 0 2 1 3 4 -1 2 1689
Cameroon 3 0 2 1 2 5 -3 2 1624
Game # Game Time Score Location
0
11-Jun-1998
2 - 2
Parc Lescure, Bordeaux
Christian Vieri 10'
Marcelo Salas 45'
Marcelo Salas 49'
Dino Baggio 85' (pen)
0
11-Jun-1998
1 - 1
Stade de Toulouse, Toulouse
Pierre Njanka 78'
Toni Polster 90'
0
17-Jun-1998
1 - 1
Stade Geoffroy-Guichard, Saint-Étienne
Marcelo Salas 70'
Ivica Vastic 90'
0
17-Jun-1998
3 - 0
Stade de la Mosson, Montpellier
Dino Baggio 7'
Christian Vieri 75'
Christian Vieri 89'
0
23-Jun-1998
2 - 1
Stade de France, Saint-Denis
Christian Vieri 49'
Roberto Baggio 89'
Andreas Herzog 90' (pen)
0
23-Jun-1998
1 - 1
Stade de la Beaujoire, Nantes
José Luis Sierra 20'
Patrick Mboma 55'

Group C

Team Played Wins Draws Losses GF GA GD Points ELO Rating
France 3 3 0 0 9 1 +8 9 2319
Denmark 3 1 1 1 3 3 0 4 1892
South Africa 3 0 2 1 3 6 -3 2 1660
Saudi Arabia 3 0 1 2 2 7 -5 1 1604
Game # Game Time Score Location
0
12-Jun-1998
0 - 1
Stade Félix Bollaert, Lens
Marc Rieper 68'
0
12-Jun-1998
3 - 0
Stade Vélodrome, Marseille
Christophe Dugarry 34'
Pierre Issa 77' (og)
Thierry Henry 90'
0
18-Jun-1998
1 - 1
Stade de Toulouse, Toulouse
Allan Nielsen 13'
Benni McCarthy 52'
0
18-Jun-1998
4 - 0
Stade de France, Saint-Denis
Thierry Henry 36'
David Trezeguet 68'
Thierry Henry 77'
Bixente Lizarazu 85'
0
24-Jun-1998
2 - 1
Gerland, Lyon
Youri Djorkaeff 12' (pen)
Michael Laudrup 42' (pen)
Emmanuel Petit 56'
0
24-Jun-1998
2 - 2
Arabia Parc Lescure, Bordeaux
Shaun Bartlett 19'
Sami Al-Jaber 45' (pen)
Yousuf Al-Thunayan 74' (pen)
Shaun Bartlett 90' +4' (pen)

Group D

Team Played Wins Draws Losses GF GA GD Points ELO Rating
Nigeria 3 2 0 1 5 5 0 6 1682
Paraguay 3 1 2 0 3 1 +2 5 1872
Spain 3 1 1 1 8 4 +4 4 1984
Bulgaria 3 0 1 2 1 7 -6 1 1617
Game # Game Time Score Location
0
12-Jun-1998
0 - 0
Stade de la Mosson, Montpellier
0
13-Jun-1998
2 - 3
Stade de la Beaujoire, Nantes
Fernando Hierro 20'
Mutiu Adepoju 24'
Raúl 46'
Garba Lawal 72'
Sunday Oliseh 77'
0
19-Jun-1998
1 - 0
Parc des Princes, Paris
Victor Ikpeba 26'
0
19-Jun-1998
0 - 0
Stade Geoffroy-Guichard, Saint-Étienne
0
24-Jun-1998
1 - 3
Stade de Toulouse, Toulouse
Celso Ayala 1'
Wilson Oruma 10'
Miguel Ángel Benítez 58'
José Cardozo 86'
0
24-Jun-1998
6 - 1
Stade Félix Bollaert, Lens
Fernando Hierro 5' (pen)
Luis Enrique 18'
Fernando Morientes 53'
Emil Kostadinov 56'
Fernando Morientes 80'
Kiko 88'
Kiko 90'

Group E

Team Played Wins Draws Losses GF GA GD Points ELO Rating
Netherlands 3 1 2 0 7 2 +5 5 1990
Mexico 3 1 2 0 7 5 +2 5 1889
Belgium 3 0 3 0 3 3 0 3 1827
South Korea 3 0 1 2 2 9 -7 1 1649
Game # Game Time Score Location
0
13-Jun-1998
1 - 3
Stade Gerland, Lyon
Ha Seok-Ju 28'
Ricardo Peláez 51'
Luis Hernández 74'
Luis Hernández 84'
0
13-Jun-1998
0 - 0
Stade de France, Saint-Denis
0
20-Jun-1998
2 - 2
Parc Lescure, Bordeaux
Marc Wilmots 43'
Marc Wilmots 47'
Alberto García Aspe 55' (pen)
Cuauhtémoc Blanco 62'
0
20-Jun-1998
5 - 0
Stade Vélodrome, Marseille
Phillip Cocu 38'
Marc Overmars 42'
Dennis Bergkamp 71'
Pierre van Hooijdonk 80'
Ronald de Boer 83'
0
25-Jun-1998
2 - 2
Stade Geoffroy-Guichard, Saint-Étienne
Phillip Cocu 4'
Ronald de Boer 18'
Ricardo Peláez 75'
Luis Hernández 90' +5'
0
25-Jun-1998
1 - 1
Parc des Princes, Paris
Luc Nilis 7'
Yoo Sang-Chul 71'

Group F

Team Played Wins Draws Losses GF GA GD Points ELO Rating
Germany 3 2 1 0 6 2 +4 7 1963
Yugoslavia 3 2 1 0 4 2 +2 7 1950
Iran 3 1 0 2 2 4 -2 3 1686
USA 3 0 0 3 1 5 -4 0 1613
Game # Game Time Score Location
0
14-Jun-1998
1 - 0
Stade Geoffroy-Guichard, Saint-Étienne
Predrag Mijatovic 72'
0
15-Jun-1998
2 - 0
USA
Parc des Princes, Paris
Andreas Möller 8'
Jürgen Klinsmann 64'
0
21-Jun-1998
2 - 2
Stade Félix Bollaert, Lens
Predrag Mijatovic 13'
Dragan Stojkovic 54'
Siniša Mihajlovic 73' (og)
Oliver Bierhoff 80'
0
21-Jun-1998
USA
1 - 2
Stade Gerland, Lyon
Hamid Estili 40'
Mehdi Mahdavikia 84'
Brian McBride 87'
0
25-Jun-1998
USA
0 - 1
Stade de la Beaujoire,
Slobodan Komljenovic 4'
0
25-Jun-1998
2 - 0
Stade de la Mosson, Montpellier
Oliver Bierhoff 50'
Jürgen Klinsmann 57'

Group G

Team Played Wins Draws Losses GF GA GD Points ELO Rating
Romania 3 2 1 0 4 2 +2 7 1886
England 3 2 0 1 5 2 +3 6 1928
Colombia 3 1 0 2 1 3 -2 3 1705
Tunisia 3 0 1 2 1 4 -3 1 1616
Game # Game Time Score Location
0
15-Jun-1998
2 - 0
Stade Vélodrome, Marseille
Alan Shearer 43'
Paul Scholes 89'
0
15-Jun-1998
1 - 0
Stade Gerland, Lyon
Adrian Ilie 45'
0
22-Jun-1998
1 - 0
Stade de la Mosson, Montpellier
Léider Preciado 83'
0
22-Jun-1998
2 - 1
Stade de Toulouse, Toulouse
Viorel Moldovan 47'
Michael Owen 79'
Dan Petrescu 90'
0
26-Jun-1998
0 - 2
Stade Félix Bollaert, Lens
Darren Anderton 20'
David Beckham 29'
0
26-Jun-1998
1 - 1
Stade de France, Saint-Denis
Skander Souayah 10' (pen)
Viorel Moldovan 72'

Group H

Team Played Wins Draws Losses GF GA GD Points ELO Rating
Argentina 3 3 0 0 7 0 +7 9 2034
Croatia 3 2 0 1 4 2 +2 6 2137
Jamaica 3 1 0 2 3 9 -6 3 1640
Japan 3 0 0 3 1 4 -3 0 1579
Game # Game Time Score Location
0
14-Jun-1998
1 - 0
Stade de Toulouse, Toulouse
Gabriel Batistuta 28'
0
14-Jun-1998
1 - 3
Stade Félix Bollaert, Lens
Mario Stanic 27'
Robbie Earle 45'
Robert Prosinecki 53'
Davor Šuker 69'
0
20-Jun-1998
0 - 1
Stade de la Beaujoire, Nantes
Davor Šuker 77'
0
21-Jun-1998
5 - 0
Parc des Princes, Paris
Ariel Ortega 31'
Ariel Ortega 55'
Gabriel Batistuta 72'
Gabriel Batistuta 80'
Gabriel Batistuta 83' (pen)
0
26-Jun-1998
1 - 0
Parc Lescure, Bordeaux
Mauricio Pineda 36'
0
26-Jun-1998
1 - 2
Stade Gerland, Lyon
Theodore Whitmore 39'
Theodore Whitmore 54'
Masashi Nakayama 74'