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The Cup Running Over


June 25, 2010 4:28 PM

Stats for the World Cup After All the Group Games

Teams scoring more than once in all three games -- 0 of 32

Teams scoring in all three games -- 5 of 32 (Argentina, South Korea, USA, Netherlands, Chile)

Teams winning all three games -- 2 of the 32 (Argentina, Netherlands)

Teams losing all three games -- 2 of the 32 (North Korea,Cameroon)

Games in which both teams scored -- 19 out of 48

Teams that never conceded a goal -- 2 out of 32 (Portugal, Uruguay)

Goals -- 101 in 48 games (2.1 per game, still well on course to set a new record for fewest goals per game in a World Cup)

Continental records after the group round:

South America 10-1-4  (5 of 5 teams in final 16)
Oceania 0-0-3  (0 of 1 team in final 16)
Asia 4-6-2  (2 of 4 teams in final 16)
North America 2-3-4  (2 of 3 teams in final 16)
Africa 3-10-5 ( 1 of 6 teams in final 16)

Europe 15-14-10  (6 of 13 teams in final 16)

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