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World Cup 2002

Group A:
A1 -- France
A2 -- Senegal
A3 -- Uruguay
A4 -- Denmark
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Group B:
B1 -- Spain
B2 -- Slovenia
B3 -- Paraguay
B4 -- South Africa
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Group C:
C1 -- Brazil
C2 -- Turkey
C3 -- China
C4 -- Costa Rica
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Group D:
D1 -- South Korea
D2 -- Poland
D3 -- USA
D4 -- Portugal
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Group E:
E1 -- Germany
E2 -- Saudi Arabia
E3 -- Rep. Of Ireland
E4 -- Cameroon
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Group F:
F1 -- Argentina
F2 -- Nigeria
F3 -- England
F4 -- Sweden
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Group G:
G1 -- Italy
G2 -- Ecuador
G3 -- Croatia
G4 -- Mexico
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Group H:
H1 -- Japan
H2 -- Belgium
H3 -- Russia
H4 -- Tunisia
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World Cup Appearances:
WC 2002 is Spain's 11th appearance in the World Cup Finals.

Best Performance: Fourth -- Brazil 1950.

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Group B

Spain vs Slovenia
Spain got their 2002 World Cup campaign off to an excellent start with a 3-1 win over Slovenia.

Spain vs Paraguay
Spain became the first team to definitely qualify for the Second Round.

South Africa vs Spain
Spain scored three goals for the third time in the group stage.

Knockout Stage

Second Round
Sunday, June 16
Spain vs Ireland in Suwon
Iker Casillas' penalty saves were the difference between Spain and Ireland.

Quarter Final
Saturday, June 22
Spain vs South Korea in Gwangju
Spain suffered the penalty pain again -- this time ending up on the losing side.

Korea/Japan 2002 FIFA World Cup -- Competing Teams Spanish Squad

Goalkeepers:

1 Iker Casillas (Real Madrid)
13 Ricardo Lopez Felipe (Valladolid)
23 Pedro Contreras (Malaga)

Defence:

2 Curro Torres (Valencia)
3 Juanfran (Celta Vigo)
4 Ivan Helguera (Real Madrid)
5 Carles Puyol (Barcelona)
6 Fernando Hierro (Real Madrid)
15 Enrique Romero (La Coruña)
20 Miguel Angel Nadal (Real Mallorca)

Midfield:

8 Ruben Baraja (Valencia)
11 Francisco De Pedro (Real Sociedad)
14 David Albelda (Valencia)
16 Gaizka Mendieta (Lazio)
17 Juan Carlos Valerón (La Coruña)
18 Sergio (La Coruña)
19 Xavi (Barcelona)
21 Luis Enrique (Barcelona)
22 Joaquin Sanchez (Betis Seville)

Forwards:

7 Raúl (Real Madrid)
9 Fernando Morientes (Real Madrid)
10 Diego Tristán (La Coruña)
12 Alberto Luque (Real Mallorca)

Trainer: José Antonio Camacho.

Players to watch: Raúl González, Fernando Hierro and Diego Tristan.

Korea/Japan 2002 FIFA World Cup match days. Group B -- Standings

Second Round

Spain play the runner-up of Group E in Suwon, on Sunday June 16.

Paraguay play the Group E winner in Seogwipo, on Saturday June 15.


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Group B -- 1st Round 1st Round

Sun. June 02
vs Slovenia
Gwangju (3-1)

Fri. June 07
vs Paraguay
Jeonju (3-1)

Wed. June 12
vs South Africa
Daejeon (3-2)

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