Monday, January 1, 2018

International Season 1977/ 78, Part 1 (July and August 1977)

July

Esst Germany defeated USSR (2-1) in a note worthy friendly at Leipzig.

Date: July 20, 1977
Competition: Friendly
Venue: Sydney- Sydney Sportsground
Attendance:
Australia 3-Arsenal (England) 1 (John Kosmina 22, David Harding 61, Peter Ollerton 70 / Armstrong 51)

Date: July 20, 1977
Competition: Friendly
Venue: Reykjavík, Laugardalsvöllur
Attendance: 8,636
Iceland 0-Sweden 1 (Sonny Johansson 83)


Date: July 25, 1977
Competition: FIFA World Cup Qualifier-Africa-Third Round, Secomd Leg
Venue: Bouaké
Attendance:
Ivory Coast 2-Nigeria 2 (Jerome Lebri Manahou 37,58 / Segun Odegbami 74, Adokie Amesiemeka 89)


Date: July 26, 1977
Competition: Friendly
Venue: Sydney- Sydney Sportsground
Attendance:
Australia 2-Celtic Glasgow (Scotland) 3 (Murray Barnes, Peter Ollerton / Edvaldsson 3, 30, ????)

Date: July 28, 1977
Competition: Friendly
Venue: Melbourne - Olympic Park
Attendance: 10,000
Australia 2-Red Star Belgrade (Yugoslavia) 3 (John Kosmina 27, David Harding 61 / Dusan Savic 42, Milos Sestic 66, Zoran Filipovic 71)


Date: July 28, 1977
Competition: Friendly
Venue: Leipzig, Zentralstadion (Central Stadium)
Attendance: 95,000
East Germany 2-USSR 1 (Reinhard Häfner 9, Jürgen Sparwasser 90 / Aleksandr Bubnov 22)

Date: July 31, 1977
Competition: FIFA World Cup Qualifier-Africa-Third Round, Secomd Leg
Venue: Lusaka
Attendance:
Zambia 0-Egypt 0

Date: July 31, 1977
Competition: African Nations Cup Second Round, Secomd Leg
Venue:
Attendance:
Gabon 3-Congo 3 (???)



August

Iran defeated Australia (1-0) in Melbourne in key World Cup Qualifier.
Holland defeated Iceland (4-1) at the end of the month to start the World Cup qualifiers in Europe for the season.


Date: August 5, 1977
Competition: Friendly
Venue: Tehran, Aryamehr    
Attendance: 60,000
Iran 0-Romania 0

Date: August 14, 1977
Competition: FIFA World Cup Qualifier-Asia/Oceania-Secomd Round
Venue: Melbourne- Olympic Park
Attendance: 17,000
Australia 0-Iran 1 (Hassan Rowshan 68)



Photo From: Mondial, Old Series, Issue 8, September 1977
(August 14, 1977, World Cup Qualifier, Australia 0-Iran 1)



Photo From: Mondial, Old Series, Issue 8, September 1977
(August 14, 1977, World Cup Qualifier, Australia 0-Iran 1)



Photo From: Onze, Issue 21, September 1977
(August 14, 1977, World Cup Qualifier, Australia 0-Iran 1)


Photo From: Onze, Issue 21, September 1977
(August 14, 1977, World Cup Qualifier, Australia 0-Iran 1)



Date: August 14, 1977
Competition: Unofficial Friendly
Venue: Rabat, Stadium: FUS
Attendance: 12,000
Czechsolovakia 1-Romania 3 (Zdenek Nehoda 30 / Dudu Georgescu 10, 35, Anghel Iordanescu 85)

Date: August 17, 1977
Competition: Friendly
Venue: Stockholm - Råsunda -Solna Stadion,
 Fotbollstadion       
Attendance: 15,078
Sweden 0-East Germany 1 (Hans-Jurgen Dörner 75)

Date: August 18, 1977
Competition: Friendly
Venue: Oslo –Ullevaal Stadion       
Attendance: 10,263
Norway 1-Finland 1 (Odd Iversen / Matti Paatelainen 85)

Date: August 24, 1977
Competition: Bogado Cup
Venue: Buenos Aires, Coliseum Boca (La Bombonera) (Club Atlético Boca Juniors)
Attendance: 35,000
Argentina 2-Paraguay 1 (Leopoldo Luque 10,78 / Fermin Escobar 28)



Photo From: El Grafico Nª 3021 30-08-1977
(August 24, 1977, Bogado Cup, Argentina 2-Paraguay 1)


Photo From: El Grafico Nª 3021 30-08-1977
(August 24, 1977, Bogado Cup, Argentina 2-Paraguay 1)


Date: August 24, 1977
Competition: Friendly
Venue: Wien (Vienna)-Praterstadion         
Attendance: 30,000
Austria 2-Poland 1 (Josef Stering 15, Johann Krankl 29 / Kazimierz Kmiecik 71)

Photo From: Österreichs Fußball Länderspiele Chronik 1902 – 1993, Author: Anton Egger
(Austria squad, August 24, 1977, Austria 2-Poland 1)






Date: August 24, 1977
Competition: Friendly
Venue: Paris -Parc des Princes        
Attendance: 40,000
France 4-Hamburg SV (West Germany) 2 (Eric Pecout 20, Michel Platini 37, 39, 86  / Keller 4, Willi Reinmann 79)


Photo From: Onze, Issue 21, September 1977
(August 24, 1977, France 4-Hamburg SV (West Germany) 2)



Photo From: Mondial, Old Series, Issue 8, September 1977
(August 24, 1977, France 4-Hamburg SV (West Germany) 2)


Photo From: Onze, Issue 21, September 1977
(France squad, August 24, 1977, France 4-Hamburg SV (West Germany) 2)



Date: August 27, 1977
Competition: FIFA World Cup Qualifier-Asia/Oceania-Secomd Round
Venue: Sydney - Sydney Sports Ground
Attendance: 9,000
Australia 2- South Korea 1 (John Kosmina 63, 75 / Cha Bum Kun 23)


Date: August 31, 1977
Competition: Bogado Cup
Venue: Asunción- Estadio De los Defensores del Chaco
Attendance: 30,000
Paraguay 2- Argentina 0 (Alberto Tarantini (own goal) 48, Carkos Espínola 71)
Note: Paraguay won 3-1 on a penalty kick shoot-out
Penalties: Argentina: Maradona (missed), Bertoni, Olguín(missed), D.Killer(missed)
Penalties: Paraguay: Alfuch, Oscar López, Fermin Escobar


Date: August 31, 1977
Competition: FIFA World Cup Qualifier-UEFA-Group 4
Venue: Nijmegen- De Goffert
Attendance: 25,000
Holland 4-Iceland 1 (Wim van Hangem 15, Ruud Geels 20,  67, Johnny Rep 59 / Olafur Sigurvinsson 66 pen)



Photo From: Mondial, Old Series, Issue 9, October 1977
(August 31, 1977, World Cup Qualifier, Holland 4-Iceland 1)



Photo From: Mondial, Old Series, Issue 9, October 1977
(August 31, 1977, World Cup Qualifier, Holland 4-Iceland 1)



Photo From: Het Nederlands Elftal, De Histoire van Oranje, 1905-1989
(Holland squad, August 31, 1977, World Cup Qualifier, Holland 4-Iceland 1)


Photo From: Mondial, old series, Issue 16, April-May 1978
(Holland squad, August 31, 1977, World Cup Qualifier, Holland 4-Iceland 1)







2 comments:

  1. Some help with the goal scorers:
    https://www.11v11.com/matches/ivory-coast-v-nigeria-24-july-1977-234357/
    http://www.thecelticwiki.com/page/1977-07-26%3A+Australian+XI+2-3+Celtic%2C+Friendly

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