Nico Claesen in the World Cups

Information about Nico Claesen 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 Nico Claesen in the Soccer World Cups.

Nico Claesen

Born Date: October 01, 1962
Position: Forward
Jersey Number: 16 and 14

National Team

Belgium
Belgium

Nico Claesen Stats

World Cups Total Games Champion
2
World Cups
8
Games Played
-
Goals
3
Goals Scored
0.38
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 Belgium 16 Forward 7 6 0 0 3 0.43 1 0 2 2 3 4
1990 Belgium 14 Forward 1 0 0 3 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 1 11
Totals:
8 6 0 3 3 0.38 1 0 2 2 4

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 Nico Claesen

Total Games Wins Draw Games Losses
Goal Difference
8
Games Played
2
Wins
2
Draws
4
Losses
-4
(12 - 16)

Full List of Games:

World Cup: 1986

1st Round Groups, Group B

1.
Jun 03, 1986
Belgium
Belgium
Mexico
Mexico
/
Nico Claesen:
Entered
2.
Jun 08, 1986
Belgium
Belgium
Iraq
Iraq
/
Nico Claesen:
Starter
21' (penalty)
16'
3.
Jun 11, 1986
Belgium
Belgium
Paraguay
Paraguay
/
Nico Claesen:
Starter

Round of 16

4.
Jun 15, 1986
Belgium
Belgium
Soviet Union
Soviet Union
( 2 - 1 ) on extra time
/
Nico Claesen:
Starter
110'

Quarter Finals

5.
Jun 22, 1986
Belgium
Belgium
Spain
Spain
( 0 - 0 ) on extra time
5 - 4 on penalties
/
Nico Claesen:
Starter

Semi-Finals

6.
Jun 25, 1986
Belgium
Belgium
Argentina
Argentina
/
Nico Claesen:
Starter

Third Place

7.
Jun 28, 1986
Belgium
Belgium
France
France
( 0 - 2 ) on extra time
/
Nico Claesen:
Starter
73'

World Cup: 1990

1st Round Groups, Group E

-
Jun 12, 1990
Belgium
Belgium
South Korea
South Korea
/
Nico Claesen:
DNP
-
Jun 17, 1990
Belgium
Belgium
Uruguay
Uruguay
/
Nico Claesen:
DNP
-
Jun 21, 1990
Belgium
Belgium
Spain
Spain
/
Nico Claesen:
DNP

Round of 16

8.
Jun 26, 1990
Belgium
Belgium
England
England
( 0 - 1 ) on extra time
/
Nico Claesen:
Entered
DNP = Did Not Play