1966 Roller Hockey World Cup

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1966 Roller Hockey World Cup
Roller Hockey Men's World Championships
Tournament details
Host country Brazil
Dates 11 May 1966 (1966-05-11)
20 May 1966 (1966-05-20)
Teams 10 (from 3 confederations)
Venue(s) (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Spain (5th title)
Runners-up  Portugal
Third place  Argentina
Fourth place  Italy
Tournament statistics
Matches played 45
Goals scored 284 (6.31 per match)
1964
1968

The 1966 Roller Hockey World Cup was the seventeenth roller hockey world cup, organized by the Fédération Internationale de Roller Sports. It was contested by 10 national teams (6 from Europe, 3 from South America and 1 from North America, for the first time ever). All the games were played in the city of São Paulo, in Brazil, the chosen city to host the World Cup.

Results[edit]

Teams C E US B P N S I A
 Chile X
 England 3–2 X
 United States 1–2 6–5 X
 Brazil 2–5 2–6 2–0 X
 Portugal 9–0 11–1 13–2 10–0 X
 Netherlands 5–6 5–0 2–4 3–1 2–9 X
 Switzerland 6–3 5–2 2–4 2–1 0–2 2–6 X
 Italy 1–1 6–4 3–2 4–0 1–1 4–3 2–4 X
 Argentina 6–2 5–0 2–0 2–0 0–5 6–3 2–2 2–2 X
 Spain 9–0 6–1 8–0 2–1 1–0 5–3 6–4 4–1 5–0

Standings[edit]

Colors
     1966 World Champion
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1st  Spain 9 9 0 0 46 10 +36 18
2nd  Portugal 9 7 1 1 60 7 +53 15
3rd  Argentina 9 5 2 2 25 19 +6 12
 Italy 9 4 3 2 24 20 +4 11
 Switzerland 9 4 1 4 27 28 −1 9
 Chile 9 3 1 5 21 42 −21 7
 United States 9 3 0 6 19 39 −20 6
 Netherlands 9 3 0 6 31 37 −6 6
 England 9 2 0 7 22 48 −26 4
 Brazil 9 1 0 8 9 34 −25 2

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