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World Cup France 1998 European Qualifiers

Group 1

24.04.1996 Greece 2 - 0 Slovenia  
01.09.1996 Greece 3 - 0 Bosnia and Herzegovina
01.09.1996 Slovenia 0 - 2 Denmark
08.10.1996 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1 - 4 Croatia
09.10.1996 Denmark 2 - 1 Greece
09.11.1996 Slovenia 1 - 2 Bosnia and Herzegovina
10.11.1996 Croatia 1 - 1 Greece
29.03.1997 Croatia 1 - 1 Denmark
02.04.1997 Bosnia and Herzegovina 0 - 1 Greece
02.04.1997 Croatia 3 - 3 Slovenia
30.04.1997 Denmark 4 - 0 Slovenia
30.04.1997 Greece 0 - 1 Croatia
08.06.1997 Denmark 2 - 0 Bosnia and Herzegovina
20.08.1997 Bosnia and Herzegovina 3 - 0 Denmark
06.09.1997 Croatia 3 - 2 Bosnia and Herzegovina
06.09.1997 Slovenia 0 - 3 Greece
10.09.1997 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1 - 0 Slovenia
10.09.1997 Denmark 3 - 1 Croatia
11.10.1997 Greece 0 - 0 Denmark
11.10.1997 Slovenia 1 - 3 Croatia
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * DENMARK 8 5 2 1 14 6 +8 17
2 - Croatia 8 4 3 1 17 12 +5 15
3 Greece 8 4 2 2 11 4 +7 14
4 Bosnia and Herzegovina 8 3 0 5 9 14 -5 9
5 Slovenia 8 0 1 7 5 20 -15 1

Group 2

01.09.1996 Moldova 0 - 3 England  
05.10.1996 Moldova 1 - 3 Italy
09.10.1996 England 2 - 1 Poland
09.10.1996 Italy 1 - 0 Georgia
09.11.1996 Georgia 0 - 2 England
10.11.1996 Poland 2 - 1 Moldova
12.02.1997 England 0 - 1 Italy
29.03.1997 Italy 3 - 0 Moldova
02.04.1997 Poland 0 - 0 Italy
30.04.1997 England 2 - 0 Georgia
30.04.1997 Italy 3 - 0 Poland
31.05.1997 Poland 0 - 2 England
07.06.1997 Georgia 2 - 0 Moldova
14.06.1997 Poland 4 - 1 Georgia
10.09.1997 England 4 - 0 Moldova
10.09.1997 Georgia 0 - 0 Italy
24.09.1997 Moldova 0 - 1 Georgia
07.10.1997 Moldova 0 - 3 Poland
11.10.1997 Georgia 3 - 0 Poland
11.10.1997 Italy 0 - 0 England
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * ENGLAND 8 6 1 1 15 2 +13 19
2 - Italy 8 5 3 0 11 1 +10 18
3 Georgia 8 3 1 4 7 9 -2 10
4 Poland 8 3 1 4 10 12 -2 10
5 Moldova 8 0 0 8 2 21 -19 0

Group 3

02.06.1996 Norway 5 - 0 Azerbaijan  
31.08.1996 Azerbaijan 1 - 0 Switzerland
01.09.1996 Hungary 1 - 0 Finland
06.10.1996 Finland 2 - 3 Switzerland
09.10.1996 Norway 3 - 0 Hungary
10.11.1996 Azerbaijan 0 - 3 Hungary
10.11.1996 Switzerland 0 - 1 Norway
02.04.1997 Azerbaijan 1 - 2 Finland
30.04.1997 Norway 1 - 1 Finland
30.04.1997 Switzerland 1 - 0 Hungary
08.06.1997 Finland 3 - 0 Azerbaijan
08.06.1997 Hungary 1 - 1 Norway
20.08.1997 Finland 0 - 4 Norway
20.08.1997 Hungary 1 - 1 Switzerland
06.09.1997 Azerbaijan 0 - 1 Norway
06.09.1997 Switzerland 1 - 2 Finland
10.09.1997 Hungary 3 - 1 Azerbaijan
10.09.1997 Norway 5 - 0 Switzerland
11.10.1997 Finland 1 - 1 Hungary
11.10.1997 Switzerland 5 - 0 Azerbaijan
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * NORWAY 8 6 2 0 21 2 +19 20
2 - Hungary 8 3 3 2 10 8 +2 12
3 Finland 8 3 2 3 11 12 -1 11
4 Switzerland 8 3 1 4 11 12 -1 10
5 Azerbaijan 8 1 0 7 3 22 -19 3

Group 4

01.06.1996 Sweden 5 - 1 Belarus  
31.08.1996 Austria 0 - 0 Scotland
31.08.1996 Belarus 1 - 0 Estonia
01.09.1996 Latvia 1 - 2 Sweden
05.10.1996 Estonia 1 - 0 Belarus
05.10.1996 Latvia 0 - 2 Scotland
09.10.1996 Belarus 1 - 1 Latvia
09.10.1996 Sweden 0 - 1 Austria
09.11.1996 Austria 2 - 1 Latvia
10.11.1996 Scotland 1 - 0 Sweden
[Fixture played in France:]
11.02.1997 Estonia 0 - 0 Scotland
29.03.1997 Scotland 2 - 0 Estonia
02.04.1997 Scotland 2 - 0 Austria
30.04.1997 Austria 2 - 0 Estonia
30.04.1997 Latvia 2 - 0 Belarus
30.04.1997 Sweden 2 - 1 Scotland
18.05.1997 Estonia 1 - 3 Latvia
08.06.1997 Belarus 0 - 1 Scotland
08.06.1997 Estonia 2 - 3 Sweden
08.06.1997 Latvia 1 - 3 Austria
20.08.1997 Belarus 1 - 2 Sweden
20.08.1997 Estonia 0 - 3 Austria
06.09.1997 Austria 1 - 0 Sweden
06.09.1997 Latvia 1 - 0 Estonia
07.09.1997 Scotland 4 - 1 Belarus
10.09.1997 Belarus 0 - 1 Austria
10.09.1997 Sweden 1 - 0 Latvia
11.10.1997 Austria 4 - 0 Belarus
11.10.1997 Scotland 2 - 0 Latvia
11.10.1997 Sweden 1 - 0 Estonia
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * AUSTRIA 10 8 1 1 17 4 +13 25
2 * SCOTLAND 10 7 2 1 15 3 +12 23
3 Sweden 10 7 0 3 16 9 +7 21
4 Latvia 10 3 1 6 10 14 -4 10
5 Estonia 10 1 1 8 4 16 -12 4
6 Belarus 10 1 1 8 5 21 -16 4

Group 5

01.09.1996 Israel 2 - 1 Bulgaria  
01.09.1996 Russia 4 - 0 Cyprus
08.10.1996 Luxembourg 1 - 2 Bulgaria
09.10.1996 Israel 1 - 1 Russia
10.11.1996 Cyprus 2 - 0 Israel
10.11.1996 Luxembourg 0 - 4 Russia
14.12.1996 Cyprus 1 - 3 Bulgaria
15.12.1996 Israel 1 - 0 Luxembourg
29.03.1997 Cyprus 1 - 1 Russia
30.03.1997 Luxembourg 0 - 3 Israel
02.04.1997 Bulgaria 4 - 1 Cyprus
30.04.1997 Israel 2 - 0 Cyprus
30.04.1997 Russia 3 - 0 Luxembourg
08.06.1997 Bulgaria 4 - 0 Luxembourg
08.06.1997 Russia 2 - 0 Israel
20.08.1997 Bulgaria 1 - 0 Israel
07.09.1997 Luxembourg 1 - 3 Cyprus
10.09.1997 Bulgaria 1 - 0 Russia
11.10.1997 Cyprus 5 - 0 Luxembourg
11.10.1997 Russia 4 - 2 Bulgaria
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * BULGARIA 8 6 0 2 18 9 +9 18
2 - Russia 8 5 2 1 19 5 +14 17
3 Israel 8 4 1 3 9 7 +2 13
4 Cyprus 8 3 1 4 13 15 -2 10
5 Luxembourg 8 0 0 8 2 25 -23 0

Group 6

24.04.1996 Yugoslavia 3 - 1 Faroe Islands  
02.06.1996 Yugoslavia 6 - 0 Malta
31.08.1996 Faroe Islands 1 - 2 Slovakia
04.09.1996 Faroe Islands 2 - 6 Spain
18.09.1996 Czech Republic 6 - 0 Malta
22.09.1996 Slovakia 6 - 0 Malta
06.10.1996 Faroe Islands 1 - 8 Yugoslavia
09.10.1996 Czech Republic 0 - 0 Spain
23.10.1996 Slovakia 3 - 0 Faroe Islands
10.11.1996 Yugoslavia 1 - 0 Czech Republic
13.11.1996 Spain 4 - 1 Slovakia
14.12.1996 Spain 2 - 0 Yugoslavia
18.12.1996 Malta 0 - 3 Spain
12.02.1997 Spain 4 - 0 Malta
31.03.1997 Malta 0 - 2 Slovakia
02.04.1997 Czech Republic 1 - 2 Yugoslavia
30.04.1997 Malta 1 - 2 Faroe Islands
30.04.1997 Yugoslavia 1 - 1 Spain
08.06.1997 Faroe Islands 2 - 1 Malta
08.06.1997 Spain 1 - 0 Czech Republic
08.06.1997 Yugoslavia 2 - 0 Slovakia
20.08.1997 Czech Republic 2 - 0 Faroe Islands
24.08.1997 Slovakia 2 - 1 Czech Republic
06.09.1997 Faroe Islands 0 - 2 Czech Republic
10.09.1997 Slovakia 1 - 1 Yugoslavia
24.09.1997 Malta 0 - 1 Czech Republic
24.09.1997 Slovakia 1 - 2 Spain
11.10.1997 Czech Republic 3 - 0 Slovakia
11.10.1997 Malta 0 - 5 Yugoslavia
11.10.1997 Spain 3 - 1 Faroe Islands
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * SPAIN 10 8 2 0 26 6 +20 26
2 - Yugoslavia 10 7 2 1 29 7 +22 23
3 Czech Republic 10 5 1 4 16 6 +10 16
4 Slovakia 10 5 1 4 18 14 +4 16
5 Faroe Islands 10 2 0 8 10 31 -21 6
6 Malta 10 0 0 10 2 37 -35 0

Group 7

02.06.1996 San Marino 0 - 5 Wales  
31.08.1996 Belgium 2 - 1 Turkey
31.08.1996 Wales 6 - 0 San Marino
05.10.1996 Wales 1 - 3 Netherlands
09.10.1996 San Marino 0 - 3 Belgium
09.11.1996 Netherlands 7 - 1 Wales
10.11.1996 Turkey 7 - 0 San Marino
14.12.1996 Belgium 0 - 3 Netherlands
14.12.1996 Wales 0 - 0 Turkey
29.03.1997 Netherlands 4 - 0 San Marino
29.03.1997 Wales 1 - 2 Belgium
02.04.1997 Turkey 1 - 0 Netherlands
30.04.1997 San Marino 0 - 6 Netherlands
30.04.1997 Turkey 1 - 3 Belgium
07.06.1997 Belgium 6 - 0 San Marino
20.08.1997 Turkey 6 - 4 Wales
06.09.1997 Netherlands 3 - 1 Belgium
10.09.1997 San Marino 0 - 5 Turkey
11.10.1997 Belgium 3 - 2 Wales
11.10.1997 Netherlands 0 - 0 Turkey
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * NETHERLANDS 8 6 1 1 26 4 +22 19
2 - Belgium 8 6 0 2 20 11 +9 18
3 Turkey 8 4 2 2 21 9 +12 14
4 Wales 8 2 1 5 20 21 -1 7
5 San Marino 8 0 0 8 0 42 -42 0

Group 8

24.04.1996 FYR Macedonia 3 - 0 Liechtenstein  
01.06.1996 Iceland 1 - 1 FYR Macedonia
31.08.1996 Liechtenstein 0 - 5 Republic of Ireland
31.08.1996 Romania 3 - 0 Lithuania
05.10.1996 Lithuania 2 - 0 Iceland
09.10.1996 Iceland 0 - 4 Romania
09.10.1996 Republic of Ireland 3 - 0 FYR Macedonia
09.10.1996 Lithuania 2 - 1 Liechtenstein
09.11.1996 Liechtenstein 1 - 11 FYR Macedonia
10.11.1996 Republic of Ireland 0 - 0 Iceland
14.12.1996 FYR Macedonia 0 - 3 Romania
29.03.1997 Romania 8 - 0 Liechtenstein
02.04.1997 FYR Macedonia 3 - 2 Republic of Ireland
02.04.1997 Lithuania 0 - 1 Romania
30.04.1997 Liechtenstein 0 - 2 Lithuania
30.04.1997 Romania 1 - 0 Republic of Ireland
21.05.1997 Republic of Ireland 5 - 0 Liechtenstein
07.06.1997 FYR Macedonia 1 - 0 Iceland
11.06.1997 Iceland 0 - 0 Lithuania
20.08.1997 Republic of Ireland 0 - 0 Lithuania
20.08.1997 Liechtenstein 0 - 4 Iceland
20.08.1997 Romania 4 - 2 FYR Macedonia
06.09.1997 Iceland 2 - 4 Republic of Ireland
06.09.1997 Liechtenstein 1 - 8 Romania
06.09.1997 Lithuania 2 - 0 FYR Macedonia
10.09.1997 Lithuania 1 - 2 Republic of Ireland
10.09.1997 Romania 4 - 0 Iceland
11.10.1997 FYR Macedonia 1 - 2 Lithuania
11.10.1997 Iceland 4 - 0 Liechtenstein
11.10.1997 Republic of Ireland 1 - 1 Romania
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * ROMANIA 10 9 1 0 37 4 +33 28
2 - Republic of Ireland 10 5 3 2 22 8 +14 18
3 Lithuania 10 5 2 3 11 8 +3 17
4 FYR Macedonia 10 4 1 5 22 18 +4 13
5 Iceland 10 2 3 5 11 16 -5 9
6 Liechtenstein 10 0 0 10 3 52 -49 0

Group 9

31.08.1996 Armenia 0 - 0 Portugal  
31.08.1996 Northern Ireland 0 - 1 Ukraine
05.10.1996 Northern Ireland 1 - 1 Armenia
05.10.1996 Ukraine 2 - 1 Portugal
09.10.1996 Albania 0 - 3 Portugal
09.10.1996 Armenia 1 - 5 Germany
09.11.1996 Albania 1 - 1 Armenia
09.11.1996 Germany 1 - 1 Northern Ireland
09.11.1996 Portugal 1 - 0 Ukraine
14.12.1996 Northern Ireland 2 - 0 Albania
14.12.1996 Portugal 0 - 0 Germany
29.03.1997 Albania 0 - 1 Ukraine
29.03.1997 Northern Ireland 0 - 0 Portugal
02.04.1997 Albania 2 - 3 Germany
02.04.1997 Ukraine 2 - 1 Northern Ireland
30.04.1997 Armenia 0 - 0 Northern Ireland
30.04.1997 Germany 2 - 0 Ukraine
07.05.1997 Ukraine 1 - 1 Armenia
07.06.1997 Portugal 2 - 0 Albania
07.06.1997 Ukraine 0 - 0 Germany
20.08.1997 Northern Ireland 1 - 3 Germany
20.08.1997 Portugal 3 - 1 Armenia
20.08.1997 Ukraine 1 - 0 Albania
06.09.1997 Armenia 3 - 0 Albania
06.09.1997 Germany 1 - 1 Portugal
10.09.1997 Albania 1 - 0 Northern Ireland
10.09.1997 Germany 4 - 0 Armenia
11.10.1997 Armenia 0 - 2 Ukraine
11.10.1997 Germany 4 - 3 Albania
11.10.1997 Portugal 1 - 0 Northern Ireland
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * GERMANY 10 6 4 0 23 9 +14 22
2 - Ukraine 10 6 2 2 10 6 +4 20
3 Portugal 10 5 4 1 12 4 +8 19
4 Armenia 10 1 5 4 8 17 -9 8
5 Northern Ireland 10 1 4 5 6 10 -4 7
6 Albania 10 1 1 8 7 20 -13 4

Runners-up Comparision

TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * SCOTLAND 6 4 1 1 8 2 +6 13
2 Italy 6 3 3 0 5 0 +5 12
3 Belgium 6 4 0 2 11 11 0 12
4 Russia 6 3 2 1 12 5 +7 11
5 Croatia 6 3 2 1 11 8 +3 11
6 Yugoslavia 6 3 2 1 7 5 +2 11
7 Republic of Ireland 6 2 2 2 8 6 +2 8
8 Ukraine 6 2 2 2 5 5 0 8
9 Hungary 6 1 3 2 4 7 -3 6

Play-offs

29.10.1997 Russia 1 - 1 Italy  
15.11.1997 ITALY 1 - 0 Russia [AG: 2 - 1 to ITALY]
 
29.10.1997 Croatia 2 - 0 Ukraine
15.11.1997 Ukraine 1 - 1 CROATIA [AG: 3 - 1 to CROATIA]
 
29.10.1997 Republic of Ireland 1 - 1 Belgium
15.11.1997 BELGIUM 2 - 1 Republic of Ireland [AG: 3 - 2 to BELGIUM]
 
29.10.1997 Hungary 1 - 7 Yugoslavia
15.11.1997 YUGOSLAVIA 5 - 0 Hungary [AG: 12 - 1 to YUGOSLAVIA]