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World Cup Grandstand


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from Argentina
This evening's outstanding World Cup action featuring -
Mexico v West Germany

At 8.35
Italy v Hungary from Mar del Plata
Highlights of this evening's Group 1 match.

At 8.40
Mexico v W Germany from the Olympic Stadium, Cordoba
Exclusive live coverage of the World Cup-holders' second match in Group 2.
Commentator JOHN MOTSON
Poland v Tunisia from Rosario
Highlights of tonight's other Group 2 match.
Commentator ALAN WEEKS
Introduced by Frank Bough
Comment and analysis by Jimmy Hill and the BBC World Cup experts.
Including at 9.30* News Headlines

Studio producer MARTIN HOPKINS Editor JONATHAN MARTIN Executive producers


Commentator: David Coleman
Unknown: Cordoba Exclusive
Unknown: Rosario Highlights
Introduced By: Frank Bough
Unknown: Jimmy Hill
Unknown: John Philips
Unknown: Jeff Goddard
Editor: Jonathan Martin
Unknown: Alan Hart
Unknown: Alan Chivers

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

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