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FIRA Trophy
Division 2

FIRA Trophy 1978/79

Teams variations
Relegated to FIRA Trophy - Division 2 1978/79:Czechoslovakia
Promoted from FIRA Trophy - Division 2 1977/78:Soviet Union

Final results

Regular season
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1France15550017134137Winner
2Romania1354011173384
3Soviet Union1153026169-8
4Italy952037176-5
5Poland7510447100-53
6Spain5500525180-155Relegated
France played some matches with the selection France A.

Matches
Regular season
11/11/1978France A - Soviet Union29-7
18/11/1978Italy - Soviet Union9-11
19/11/1978Poland - Romania9-30
26/11/1978Spain - Poland7-16
01/12/1978Poland - France A12-26
03/12/1978Romania - France6-9
17/12/1978Italy - Spain35-3
18/02/1979Italy - France A9-15
04/03/1979France A - Spain92-0
14/04/1979Italy - Poland18-3
22/04/1979Romania - Italy44-0
29/04/1979Spain - Romania6-22
04/05/1979Soviet Union - Romania9-15
13/05/1979Poland - Soviet Union7-19
20/05/1979Soviet Union - Spain15-9