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Mexico 1 vs. Belgium 0 in the 1970 World Cup

Information about the 1st Round Group 1 game played in the 1970 Soccer World Cup between the National Teams of Belgium and Mexico with details about goals, starters and reserves, substitutions, cards and more.

Game played in the

Date: Thursday, June 11, 1970

1 - 0
Goals:
14'
Goal min 14
Gustavo Pena
(penalty)

Players

Mexico Mexico
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
1.
DF
3.
Goal min 14
DF
5.
DF
13.
DF
14.
MF
8.
MF
15.
MF
17.
FW
11.
FW
19.
46'HT
FW
21.
Entered
FW
20.
46'HT
Other Reserves
GK
12.
GK
22.
DF
2.
DF
4.
DF
6.
MF
7.
MF
16.
MF
18.
FW
9.
FW
10.
Coach: Raul Cardenas
Belgium Belgium
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
1.
DF
2.
DF
3.
DF
4.
DF
5.
MF
6.
MF
7.
MF
8.
FW
10.
FW
11.
FW
16.
65'
Entered
FW
9.
65'
Other Reserves
GK
12.
GK
22.
DF
13.
DF
14.
DF
20.
MF
15.
MF
17.
FW
18.
FW
19.
FW
21.
Coach: Raymond Goethals

Abbreviations and Notes:
Pos = Position. It shows the player's natural position but not necessarily the one he played in this particular game
Positions: GK: Goalkeeper / DF: Defender / MF: Midfielder / FW: Forward
Je. = Jersey number / (C) = Captain / HT: at half-time

Cards

National Team
Player
Card and Minutes
Mexico
Mexico
Javier Valdivia
yellow card  (unknown minute)
Belgium
Belgium
Jean Thissen
yellow card  (unknown minute)
Mexico
Mexico
Gustavo Pena
yellow card  (unknown minute)
Belgium
Belgium
Paul Van Himst
yellow card  (unknown minute)

Substitutions

Mexico Mexico
Minute
46 (in the break)
Juan Ignacio Basaguren
replaced
Javier Valdivia
Belgium Belgium
Minute
65
Johannes Devrindt
replaced
Odilon Polleunis

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