World Cup VIII

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World Cup VIII
Tournament details
Host  Deutschland
Season(s) Seasons 28-29
Teams 106
Final positions
Champions  Deutschland
Runner-up  România
Semi-finalists  España
 Oceania 
Tournament statistics
Goals scored Markus Saraba
Goalscorer List
WC VII WC IX

Qualification[edit]

This round started on 2006-01-20 20:00:00.

Group #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7
Group 1 Sverige Česká republika Cymru Ukraina Hong Kong Sénégal Mongol Uls
Group 2 Hellas España Hanguk Chinese Taipei Costa Rica Algérie Lubnan
Group 3 Polska Scotland Prathet Thai Kenya Iran Liechtenstein Suriname
Group 4 England India Danmark Cyprus Tounes Nicaragua Hayastan
Group 5 Belgium Deutschland Chile Ecuador Nigeria Kazakhstan Côte d'Ivoire
Group 6 Rossiya Latvija Eesti Uruguay Bosna i Hercegovina Al Urdun Cabo Verde
Group 7 Schweiz Portugal Türkiye Al Maghrib Malta El Salvador Barbados
Group 8 Argentina Italia Israel Lietuva Honduras Andorra Bahrain
Group 9 Suomi Malaysia Srbija i Crna Gora Việt Nam Jamaica Guatemala Trinidad & Tobago
Group 10 România USA Indonesia Pilipinas Paraguay Makedonija Sakartvelo
Group 11 France Misr Ireland Slovensko United Arab Emirates Northern Ireland -
Group 12 México Slovenija Nippon Pakistan Kyrgyzstan Lëtzebuerg -
Group 13 Österreich China Brasil Colombia Belarus Moldova -
Group 14 Norge Nederland Ísland Venezuela Saudi Arabia Shqipëria -
Group 15 Oceania Hrvatska Magyarország South Africa Panamá Bolivia -
Group 16 Perú Bulgaria Singapore Canada Føroyar Republica Dominicana -

Round II[edit]

This round started on 2006-06-16 20:00:00 and was played in Deutschland

Group 1

Team Pts GD
 Hellas 6 +2
 USA 4 ±0
 México 4 ±0
 China 2 -2

Group 2

Team Pts GD
 Scotland 9 +6
 Belgium 6 +3
 Bulgaria 3 -1
 Perú 0 -8

Group 3

Team Pts GD
 România 9 +8
 Slovenija 6 ±0
 Österreich 1 -4
 India 1 -4

Group 4

Team Pts GD
 Norge 5 +4
 Deutschland 4 +2
 Misr 4 -2
 Suomi 3 -4

Group 5

Team Pts GD
 Oceania 6 +2
 Sverige 6 ±0
 Nederland 4 +2
 Portugal 1 -4

Group 6

Team Pts GD
 England 9 +4
 Argentina 6 +1
 Italia 3 -1
 Hrvatska 0 -4

Group 7

Team Pts GD
 España 7 +8
 Schweiz 4 -3
 Malaysia 3 -4
 Polska 2 -1

Group 8

Team Pts GD
 Rossiya 6 +2
 France 6 +1
 Česká republika 6 +1
 Latvija 0 -4

Round III[edit]

This round started on 2006-07-21 20:00:00 and was played in Deutschland.

Group 1

Team Pts GD
 România 9 +5
 Norge 4 +1
 Belgium 4 +1
 Schweiz 0 -7

Group 2

Team Pts GD
 Rossiya 7 +3
 Scotland 5 +2
 Argentina 4 +2
 USA 0 -7

Group 3

Team Pts GD
 Deutschland 9 +7
 Oceania 2 -1
 England 2 -1
 France 2 -5

Group 4

Team Pts GD
 España 9 +8
 Sverige 6 ±0
 Hellas 3 ±0
 Slovenija 0 -8

Round IV[edit]

This round started on 2006-07-31 20:00:00 and was played in Deutschland.

Group 1

Team Pts GD
 España 7 +2
 Oceania 4 ±0
 Sverige 3 -1
 Rossiya 2 -1

Group 2

Team Pts GD
 Deutschland 7 +3
 România 6 +1
 Norge 4 +1
 Scotland 0 -5

Semi-Finals[edit]

This round started on 2006-08-11 20:00:00 and was played in Deutschland.

ID Match Result
(84034803)  Oceania 1 - 5  Deutschland
(84034802)  España 0 - 2  România

Final[edit]

This round started on 2006-08-13 20:00:00 and was played in Deutschland.

ID Match Result
(84529411)  Deutschland 3 - 1  România


Tactics and Ratings[edit]

Deutschland: 4-5-1
AOW (magnificent)
Midfield: divine (very high)
Right Defence: formidable (low)
Central Defence: outstanding (low)
Left Defence: formidable (very low)
Right Attack: poor (very low)
Central Attack: inadequate (high)
Left Attack: divine (very high)

Indirect Set Pieces:
Attack: N/A
Defence: N/A
România: 3-5-2
Normal
Midfield: divine (very high)
Right Defence: utopian (very high)
Central Defence: magical (very high)
Left Defence: divine (low)
Right Attack: passable (high)
Central Attack: titanic (very high)
Left Attack: passable (high)

Indirect Set Pieces:
Attack: N/A
Defence: N/A

HT Announcements[edit]

03.01.2006 Next World Cup in Germany
Next summer, the FIFA World Cup 2006 will take place in Germany. Hattrick has decided to follow this example and the Hattrick World Cup VIII will be hosted by Germany. Willkommen in Deutschland!
09.08.2006 World Cup weekend
Oceania, Deutschland, España and România are the final four teams in the World Cup. The semifinals will be played Friday at 20.00 and the winners will then battle for the World Cup trophy on Sunday at 20.00.
13.08.2006 Congratulations Deutschland
For the first time ever, Deutschland is the new world champions after beating România in the final. Congratulations to Deutschland and especially to the manager LH-Rolli.

The next World Cup will be played in Russia, but it's already time to elect new national coaches. The election starts tomorrow and can be found here. Be sure to stop by the conference to check out the candidates' speeches and participate in the debate, but remember to follow the conduct rules.

World Cup

Nippon/Hanguk 15 · Argentina 17 · Nederland 19 · USA 21 · España 23 · Brasil 25 · China 27 · Deutschland 29 · Rossiya 31 · Portugal 33 · België 35 · Colombia 37 · Hellas 39 · Prathet Thai 41 · South Africa 43 · India 45 · Trinidad and Tobago 47 · Israel 49 · Crna Gora 51 · Tounes 53 · Brasil 55 · Andorra 57 · Indonesia 59 · Eesti 61 · France 63 · Guatemala 65 · Oceania 67 ·