Talk:1982 FIFA World Cup
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Cabrini's penalty in the final wasn't saved by the German keeper. Instead it was a miss (right of the post).
Football World Cup 1982 → 1982 FIFA World Cup – following the consensus of naming the World Cup articles as FIFA World Cup in Wikipedia, and consistency of naming the major international football tournaments.
Discuss here: Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Football/Competitions#Requested move of Football World Cup articles. --Pkchan 10:38, 4 March 2006 (UTC)
In YouTube video [] cekebrating the twenty five years of the 1982 FIFA World Cup shows a interview with José María Marin the creator with Maria Dolores Altosanar. Marin says that Naranjito was the most ugly cretaed to date. Bicko2008 (talk) 03:36, 8 May 2008 (UTC)
Language here is not encyclopedical. --Attilios 09:30, 21 June 2006 (UTC)
- Can you say a bit more? --Guinnog 21:13, 22 June 2006 (UTC)
Can someone who understands templates well get rid of the <noinclude> in the semi-finals section. -- SGBailey 20:06, 25 June 2006 (UTC)
In first round, groups were actually named 1 to 6 instead of A to F. In second round, groups were actually named A to D instead of 1 to 4.
In the description of Italy Brazil, the Rossi goals are out of order. His first was a header after a cross by Cabrini, in the 5th minute. His second, around 35 minutes, is the goal described in the text (stole a pass, etc.), and brought the score to 2-1.
Also, Gentile was not a center back, but a full back. Back then defensive formations had two full backs (like today, and they were Gentile and Cabrini), one libero (or sweeper) (Scirea), and one centerback (Collovati). Gentile was used to mark the best opposing striker in the round of 3 (first Maradona, then Zico), but he played full back in the final.
Chosen in July 1966?
From the article "Spain was chosen as hosts by FIFA in July 1966" - really? I would not have thought the process was that long. I'll check but does anyone know? Britmax (talk) 17:28, 23 March 2010 (UTC).
- The next three world cups after 1996 would have been 1970, 74 and 78. --MrBurns (talk) 23:40, 13 June 2010 (UTC)
France v West Germany
Didn't know where else to put this idea. Do you think that we should create an article about this game? It is supposed to be considered one of the greatest matches in world cup history, and it is more deserving thatn some of the other articles like this so-called "Battle of Bordeaux," which many have never heard of at all —Preceding unsigned comment added by FootyStavros (talk • contribs) 23:23, 9 August 2010 (UTC)
I agree there should be an article and we should link that article to that game. The marking of Gentile on Zico and Maradona should also be mentioned, he wouldn't last 20 minutes with the way he marked them in today's game ^_^.
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