As a part of World Cup football tournament 2006 Google released a series of Doodles. In each Google doodle there is a player and instead of second ‘o’ in the Google logo is replaced with soccer ball.
World Cup 2006 Google Doodles Togolese Republic
In 2006 World Cup football Togolese Republic belonged to Group G along with other nations such as Switzerland, France and South Korea. The first match was between Togo and South Korea on 13th June.
In this match South Korea won by 2-1. Next match was between Togo and Switzerland. In this match Switzerland won by 2-0. In the next match with France also Togo defeated by France 2-0. Thus failing all matches Togo gets out of the tournament in the initial stage itself.
World Cup 2006 Google Doodles United Kingdom
England in 2006 World Cup football tournament was belonged to Group B along with other nations like Sweden, Paraguay and Trinidad and Tobago. The first match of the Group was between England and Paraguay on June 10.
In this match England won by 1-0. Next match was between England and Trinidad and Tobago. In this match England won by 2-0. The next match between England and Sweden become a draw by 2-2. From this Group Sweden and England moved to next stage. In the next level match with Ecuador, England won by 1-0. But in the quarter final match England lost to Portugal by 3-1 in penalty shootout.
World Cup 2006 Google Doodles China
China in 2006 World Cup Football tournament played qualifying matches. The selection process was like following. The teams are divided into 2 teams. Each team containing 6 individual teams.
China was in Team 1. After the first round match by winning against Macau China entered in to second round. In second round the teams from first round of qualification is divided in to 8 Groups. China belonged to Group 4 along with Kuwait, Hong Kong and Malaysia. In this Group China ended on second position by winning 5 matches out of 6. But only one team will propagate to next level. So here the end of Chinese Journey in World Cup 2006 qualifying matches.
World Cup 2006 Google Doodles Tunisia
Tunisia belonged to Group H in 2006 World Cup football tournament along with Spain, Ukraine and Saudi Arabia. Tunisia’s first match was against Saudi Arabia on 14th June.
In this match both team scored 2 goals and match became draw. 2nd match of Tunisia was against Spain. In this match Spain won by 3-1. Next match was against Ukraine and in this match Ukraine won by 1-0.
World Cup 2006 Google Doodles Mexico
In 2006 World Cup football tournament Mexico belonged to Group D along with Portugal, Angola and Iran. The first match of this Group was against Mexico and Iran. In this Mexico won by 3-1.
Next match of Mexico was against Angola. The match was ended up in a draw by 0-0. Next match was against Portugal. In this match Mexicans lost. In this match Mexico lost to Portugal by 2-1. So by this Mexico propagated to next round with 1 win, 1 draw and 1 lost. But in next level Mexico lost to Argentina by 2-1. Thus the dreams of Mexicans ended up in 2nd stage itself.