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1986 FIFA World Cup Final
Event 1986 FIFA World Cup
Date 29 June 1986
Venue Estadio Azteca, Mexico City
Referee Romualdo Arppi Filho (Brazil)
Attendance 114,600

The 1986 FIFA World Cup Final was the final and deciding game of the 1986 FIFA World Cup, held in Mexico. The match was held at the Estadio Azteca in Mexico City on 29 June 1986 and had an attendance of 114,600. It was contested by Argentina and West Germany. Argentina won the match 3-2 in normal time.

Match summary

Jose Luis Brown opened the scoring for Argentina in the 23rd minute and it stayed at 1-0 until half-time. After the break, Jorge Valdano doubled Argentina's lead. Karl-Heinz Rummenigge pulled a goal back in the 74th minute for West Germany and they equalised in the 80th minute; future Germany manager Rudi Völler scoring to seemingly salvage the game. However just 3 minutes later Jorge Burruchaga allowed Argentina to regain the lead at 3-2, this was how it remained and Argentina were able to celebrate their second world-cup victory in three tournaments (after winning the 1978 World Cup).

Match details

29 June 1986
12:00 CST
Argentina  3 – 2  West Germany Estadio Azteca, Mexico City
Attendance: 114,600
Referee: Romualdo Arppi Filho (Brazil)
Brown Goal 23'
Valdano Goal 55'
Burruchaga Goal 83'
(Report) Rummenigge Goal 74'
Völler Goal 80'
West Germany
GK 18 Nery Pumpido Booked in the 85th minute 85'
SW 5 Jose Luis Brown
CB 9 Jose Cuciuffo
CB 19 Oscar Ruggeri
DM 2 Sergio Batista
RM 14 Ricardo Giusti
CM 7 Jorge Burruchaga Substituted off in the 90th minute 90'
CM 12 Hector Enrique Booked in the 81st minute 81'
LM 16 Julio Olarticoechea Booked in the 77th minute 77'
SS 10 Diego Maradona (c) Booked in the 17th minute 17'
CF 11 Jorge Valdano
DF 21 Marcelo Trobbiani Substituted on in the 90th minute 90'
Argentina Carlos Bilardo
GK 1 Harald Schumacher
SW 17 Ditmar Jakobs
CB 4 Karl-Heinz Förster
CB 2 Hans-Peter Briegel Booked in the 62nd minute 62'
RWB 14 Thomas Berthold
LWB 3 Andreas Brehme
CM 6 Norbert Eder
CM 8 Lothar Matthäus Booked in the 21st minute 21'
AM 10 Felix Magath Substituted off in the 65th minute 65'
CF 11 Karl-Heinz Rummenigge
CF 19 Klaus Allofs (c) Substituted off in the 45th minute 45'
FW 9 Rudi Völler Substituted on in the 45th minute 45'
FW 20 Dieter Hoeneß Substituted on in the 62nd minute 62'
Germany Franz Beckenbauer

Costa Rica Berny Ulloa Morera
Sweden Erik Fredriksson

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