Argentina v France, 06 June 1978

Score2-1 to Argentina
RefereeJean Dubach
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Finals group 1
VenueEstadio Monumental Antonio Vespuci, Buenos Aires
Attendance77,216
Kick-off: 7.15pm local

2  Argentina

Manager: Cesar Luis Menotti

1  France

Manager: Michel Hidalgo

Goals:

Daniel Passarella penalty 45 P
Leopoldo Luque 73 G

Goals:

Michel Platini 60 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ubaldo Fillol
Defender Luis Galvan
Defender Jorge Olguin
Defender Daniel Passarella (captain)
Midfielder Ossie Ardiles
Midfielder Americo Gallego
Midfielder José Valencia
Forward Rene Houseman
Forward Mario Kempes
Forward Leopoldo Luque

Starting lineup:

Defender Maxime Bossis
Defender Christian Lopez
Defender Marius Tresor (captain)
Midfielder Dominique Bathenay
Midfielder Henri Michel
Midfielder Michel Platini
Forward Bernard Lacombe
Forward Didier Six

Substitutions:

Norberto Alonso for José Valencia 64
Oscar Ortiz for Norberto Alonso 71

Substitutions:

Dominique Baratelli for Jean-Paul Bertrand-Demanes 58

Cards:

Cards:

Didier Six 1 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Hector Baley
Goalkeeper Ricardo La Volpe
Defender Daniel Killer
Defender Ruben Pagnanini
Midfielder Norberto Alonso
Midfielder Daniel Bertoni
Midfielder Ruben Galvan
Midfielder Omar Larrosa
Midfielder Oscar Ortiz
Midfielder Miguel Oviedo
Midfielder Ricky Villa

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Dominique Baratelli
Goalkeeper Dominique Dropsy
Defender Francois Bracci
Defender Gerard Janvion
Defender Patrice Rio
Midfielder Marc Berdoll
Midfielder Jean-Marc Guillou
Midfielder Claude Papi
Midfielder Jean Petit
Forward Oliver Rouyer