Gary Lineker in the World Cups

Information about Gary Lineker and his performace in the FIFA Soccer World Cup. Profile with general and detailed stats and data that include National Team, total games, goals and cards and full list of matches played.

Player Profile for Gary Lineker in the Soccer World Cups.

Gary Lineker

Born Date: November 30, 1960
Position: Forward
Jersey Number: 10

National Team

England
England

Gary Lineker Stats

World Cups Total Games Champion
2
World Cups
12
Games Played
-
Goals
10
Goals Scored
0.83
Goal Average

Detail of World Cups Played

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World Cup Jersey Position Played Starter Captain DNP Goals GoalAverage Cards W D L Final Standing
Yellow Red
1986 England 10 Forward 5 5 0 0 6 1.20 0 0 2 1 2 8
1990 England 10 Forward 7 7 0 0 4 0.57 0 0 3 3 1 4
Totals:
12 12 0 0 10 0.83 0 0 5 4 3

Abbreviations: DNP = Did Not Play / W = Wins / D = Draws / L = Losses
Final Standing = His National Team final standing in that World Cup

Games played by Gary Lineker

Total Games Wins Draw Games Losses
Goal Difference
12
Games Played
5
Wins
4
Draws
3
Losses
+6
(15 - 9)

Full List of Games:

World Cup: 1986

1st Round Groups, Group F

1.
Jun 03, 1986
England
England
Portugal
Portugal
/
Gary Lineker:
Starter
2.
Jun 06, 1986
England
England
Morocco
Morocco
/
Gary Lineker:
Starter
3.
Jun 11, 1986
England
England
Poland
Poland
/
Gary Lineker:
Starter
9'
14'
34'

Round of 16

4.
Jun 18, 1986
England
England
Paraguay
Paraguay
/
Gary Lineker:
Starter
31'
73'

Quarter Finals

5.
Jun 22, 1986
England
England
Argentina
Argentina
/
Gary Lineker:
Starter
80'

World Cup: 1990

1st Round Groups, Group F

6.
Jun 11, 1990
England
England
Ireland
Ireland
/
Gary Lineker:
Starter
9'
7.
Jun 16, 1990
England
England
Holland
Holland
/
Gary Lineker:
Starter
8.
Jun 21, 1990
England
England
Egypt
Egypt
/
Gary Lineker:
Starter

Round of 16

9.
Jun 26, 1990
England
England
Belgium
Belgium
( 1 - 0 ) on extra time
/
Gary Lineker:
Starter

Quarter Finals

10.
Jul 01, 1990
England
England
Cameroon
Cameroon
( 1 - 0 ) on extra time
/
Gary Lineker:
Starter
83' (penalty)
105' (penalty)

Semi-Finals

11.
Jul 04, 1990
England
England
West Germany
West Germany
( 0 - 0 ) on extra time
3 - 4 on penalties
/
Gary Lineker:
Starter
80'

Third Place

12.
Jul 07, 1990
England
England
Italy
Italy
/
Gary Lineker:
Starter