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World Cup France 1998 Oceanic Qualifiers

First Round

Melanesian Group

16.09.1996 Papua New Guinea 1 - 1 Solomon Islands  
18.09.1996 Solomon Islands 1 - 1 Vanuatu
20.09.1996 Papua New Guinea 2 - 1 Vanuatu
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 - Papua New Guinea 2 1 1 0 3 2 +1 4
2 - Solomon Islands 2 0 2 0 2 2 0 2
3 Vanuatu 2 0 1 1 2 3 -1 1

Polynesian Group

11.11.1996 Tonga 2 - 0 Cook Islands  
13.11.1996 Western Samoa 2 - 1 Cook Islands
15.11.1996 Tonga 1 - 0 Western Samoa
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 - Tonga 2 2 0 0 3 0 +3 6
2 Western Samoa 2 1 0 1 2 2 0 3
3 Cook Islands 2 0 0 2 1 4 -3 0

Play-off: Melanesian runner-up against Polynesian winner

15.02.1997 Tonga 0 - 4 Solomon Islands  
01.03.1997 Solomon Islands 9 - 0 Tonga [AG: 13 - 0 to Solomon Islands]

Semi-finals

Group 1

11.06.1997 Australia 13 - 0 Solomon Islands  
13.06.1997 Australia 5 - 0 Tahiti
15.06.1997 Solomon Islands 4 - 1 Tahiti
17.06.1997 Solomon Islands 2 - 6 Australia
19.06.1997 Tahiti 0 - 2 Australia
21.06.1997 Tahiti 1 - 1 Solomon Islands
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 - Australia 4 4 0 0 26 2 +24 12
2 Solomon Islands 4 1 1 2 7 21 -14 4
3 Tahiti 4 0 1 3 2 12 -10 1

Group 2

31.05.1997 Papua New Guinea 1 - 0 New Zealand  
07.06.1997 Fiji 0 - 1 New Zealand
11.06.1997 New Zealand 7 - 0 Papua New Guinea
15.06.1997 Fiji 3 - 1 Papua New Guinea
18.06.1997 New Zealand 5 - 0 Fiji
21.06.1997 Papua New Guinea 0 - 1 Fiji
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 - New Zealand 4 3 0 1 13 1 +12 9
2 Fiji 4 2 0 2 4 7 -3 6
3 Papua New Guinea 4 1 0 3 2 11 -9 3

Final

28.06.1997 New Zealand 0 - 3 Australia  
06.07.1997 Australia 2 - 0 New Zealand [AG: 5 - 0 to Australia]

Australia progess to Asia/Oceania play-off