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    FIRST ROUND

    ITA vs AUT - Franco Baresi directs defence
    ITA vs AUT - Passionate Italian fan
    CZE vs AUT - Rodax and Weiss battling for possession
    AUT vs USA - Peter Artner is sent off
    CMR vs ARG - Argentina lined up for national anthems
    CMR vs ARG - Omam-Biyick leaps high to head home the winner
    ARG vs SOV - Goalkeeper Pumpido down with a broken leg
    CMR vs ROM - Milla and teammates celebrate a goal
    BRA vs SWE - Two Brazilian fans wearing one shirt
    BRA vs SWE - Brazilian captain Ricardo Gomes
    BRA vs SWE - Tomas Brolin scores for Sweden
    CRC vs SCO - Claudio Jara and Paul McStay tangling
    BRA vs CRC - Goalkeeper Conejo challenged by Careca
    SCO vs SWE - Jonas Thern tackling Dave McPherson
    BRA vs SCO - Mo Johnston's effort nearly beats Taffarel
    BRA vs SCO - Mo Johnston and Dunga battle for possession
    BRA vs SCO - Müller scores the winner from a tight angle
    BRA vs SCO - Jim Leighton and Taffarel after the match
    GER vs YUG - German players celebrate Völler's 4-1 goal
    YUG vs COL - The Colombian "birdman" in the crowd
    YUG vs COL - Colombia's colourful goalkeeper René Higuita
    YUG vs COL - Midfield battle between Rincon and Stojkovic
    GER vs COL - Colombia testing Bodo Illgner
    BEL vs KOR - Enzo Scifo brutually tackled by a Korean defender
    URU vs SPA - Ruben Sosa beats Spanish defenders
    URU vs SPA - Supporters of Uruguay
    SPA vs BEL - Martin Vazquez and Enzo Scifo
    SPA vs BEL - Zubizarreta makes a save in front of Staelens
    URU vs KOR - Goalkeeper Alvez celebrating Fonseca's winner
    ENG vs IRE - Police prepared for crowd problems
    ENG vs IRE - Paul Gascoigne and Ray Houghton arguing
    ENG vs IRE - Tony Cascarino and Des Walker
    HOL vs EGY - Marco van Basten surrounded by five defenders
    ENG vs HOL - Paul Parker and Richard Witschge

    SECOND ROUND

    CMR vs COL - Carlos Valderrama
    CMR vs COL - Cameroon players make a defensive wall
    CMR vs COL - Milla steals the ball from Higuita and scores
    ARG vs BRA - Maradona celebrating in a Brazil-shirt
    GER vs HOL - Rijkaard spits at Völler
    GER vs HOL - Ruud Gullit waves to the fans as Holland go out
    IRE vs ROM - Pat Bonner saves a penalty from Timofte
    IRE vs ROM - David O'Leary sends Ireland to the quarterfinal
    ITA vs URU - Nicola Berti with a dangerous tackle on Dominguez
    ENG vs BEL - Steve McMahon and Frankie van der Elst
    ENG vs BEL - England celebrate Platt's 119th minute winner

    QUARTERFINALS

    ITA vs IRE - Schillaci on his knees after his winning goal
    GER vs CZE - Klinsmann flies high after a Kocian tackle
    ENG vs CMR - David Platt celebrates his 1-0 goal
    ENG vs CMR - Lineker converts his second penalty
    ENG vs CMR - Gascoigne salutes the crowd

    SEMIFINALS

    ARG vs ITA - Schillaci explodes after scoring the opening goal
    ARG vs ITA - Schillaci is furious
    ARG vs ITA - Goycoechea saves the penalty from Donadoni
    GER vs ENG - Stuart Pearce walks back after his penalty miss.
    GER vs ENG - Waddle is consoled by Matthäus
    GER vs ENG - Paul Gascoigne in tears
    GER vs ENG - England manager Bobby Robson hangs his head

    BRONZEMATCH

    ITA vs ENG - Peter Shilton in his last international

    FINAL

    GER vs ARG - Luciano Pavarotti takes a seat before the final
    GER vs ARG - Maradona followed by Klinsmann
    GER vs ARG - Andreas Brehme crosses
    GER vs ARG - Klinsmann battling with Argentina defenders
    GER vs ARG - Diego Maradona
    GER vs ARG - Maradona arguing with the referee...again
    GER vs ARG - Brehme scores the winning goal on a penalty
    GER vs ARG - The Argentina camp after the final whistle
    GER vs ARG - German supporters celebrating their third title
    GER vs ARG - Franz Beckenbauer
    GER vs ARG - Rudi Völler celebrating
    GER vs ARG - German players celebrating
    GER vs ARG - Teampicture of West Germany's 1990 WC winners

     

     

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