1958 Soccer World Cup - Group 4, First Round

National teams, games, goals and standings from Group 4 of the first round stage played in the 1958 FIFA World Cup, including details of points, games won and lost and goals scored and received.

1958 World Cup - Group 4, First Round

Group 4, National Teams

Group 4, Standings

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Standing
National Team
PTS GP W D L GS GA GD Qualified
1. Brazil Brazil 5 3 2 1 0 5 0 5 Yes
2. Soviet Union Soviet Union 3 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 Yes
3. England England 3 3 0 3 0 4 4 0 No
4. Austria Austria 1 3 0 1 2 2 7 -5 No

Note: until the 1990 World Cup each win was worth 2 points, after that each win is worth 3 points.

Abbreviations:
PTS = Points / GP = Games played / W = Wins / D = Draws / L = Losses
GF = Goals For / GA = Goals against / GD = Goal Difference

Group 4, Games Played

Game
Date
Result
1.
Jun 08, 1958
Brazil
Brazil
Austria
Austria
38'
Jose Altafini
49'
Nilton Santos
89'
Jose Altafini
Game
Date
Result
2.
Jun 08, 1958
Soviet Union
Soviet Union
England
England
13'
Nikita Simonyan
55'
Aleksandr Ivanov
66'
Derek Kevan
85'
Tom Finney
(pen)
Game
Date
Result
3.
Jun 11, 1958
Brazil
Brazil
England
England
Game
Date
Result
4.
Jun 11, 1958
Soviet Union
Soviet Union
Austria
Austria
15'
Anatoli Ilyin
63'
Valentin Ivanov
Game
Date
Result
5.
Jun 15, 1958
Brazil
Brazil
Soviet Union
Soviet Union
3'
Vava
77'
Vava
Game
Date
Result
6.
Jun 15, 1958
England
England
Austria
Austria
16'
Karl Koller
56'
John Haynes
70'
Alfred Koerner
73'
Derek Kevan
Game
Date
Result
7.
Jun 17, 1958
Soviet Union
Soviet Union
England
England
68'
Anatoli Ilyin