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World Cup Germany 2006 Asian Qualifiers

First Round

[Bhutan did not enter]
[Brunei did not enter]
[Cambodia did not enter]
[Philippines did not enter]
[Myanmar excluded for refusing to play World Cup 2002 qualifier in Iran]
 
19.11.2003 Turkmenistan 11 - 0 Afghanistan
23.11.2003 Afghanistan 0 - 2 Turkmenistan [AG: 13 - 0 to Turkmenistan]
 
23.11.2003 Chinese Taipei 3 - 0 Macao
29.11.2003 Macao 1 - 3 Chinese Taipei [AG: 6 - 1 to Chinese Taipei]
 
26.11.2003 Bangladesh 0 - 2 Tajikistan
30.11.2003 Tajikistan 2 - 0 Bangladesh [AG: 4 - 0 to Tajikistan]
 
29.11.2003 Laos 0 - 0 Sri Lanka
03.12.2003 Sri Lanka 3 - 0 Laos [AG: 3 - 0 to Sri Lanka]
 
29.11.2003 Mongolia 0 - 1 Maldives
03.12.2003 Maldives 12 - 0 Mongolia [AG: 13 - 0 to Maldives]
 
29.11.2003 Pakistan 0 - 2 Kyrgyzstan
03.12.2003 Kyrgyzstan 4 - 0 Pakistan [AG: 6 - 0 to Kyrgyzstan]
 
Guam w/o Nepal (withdrew)

Second Round

[Guam withdrew; Laos replace Guam as best losers in the First Round]

Group 1

18.02.2004 Jordan 5 - 0 Laos  
18.02.2004 Iran 3 - 1 Qatar
31.03.2004 Laos 0 - 7 Iran
31.03.2004 Jordan 1 - 0 Qatar
09.06.2004 Iran 0 - 1 Jordan
09.06.2004 Qatar 5 - 0 Laos
08.09.2004 Laos 1 - 6 Qatar
08.09.2004 Jordan 0 - 2 Iran
13.10.2004 Laos 2 - 3 Jordan
13.10.2004 Qatar 2 - 3 Iran
17.11.2004 Qatar 2 - 0 Jordan
17.11.2004 Iran 7 - 0 Laos
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 - Iran 6 5 0 1 22 4 +18 15
2 Jordan 6 4 0 2 10 6 +4 12
3 Qatar 6 3 0 3 16 8 +8 6
4 Laos 6 0 0 6 3 33 -30 0

Group 2

18.02.2004 Uzbekistan 1 - 1 Iraq  
[Fixture played in Qatar:]
18.02.2004 Palestine 8 - 0 Chinese Taipei
31.03.2004 Chinese Taipei 0 - 1 Uzbekistan
[Fixture played in Qatar:]
31.03.2004 Palestine 1 - 1 Iraq
[Fixture played in Jordan:]
09.06.2004 Iraq 6 - 1 Chinese Taipei
09.06.2004 Uzbekistan 3 - 0 Palestine
[Fixture played in Qatar:]
08.09.2004 Palestine 0 - 3 Uzbekistan
08.09.2004 Chinese Taipei 1 - 4 Iraq
[Fixture played in Jordan:]
13.10.2004 Iraq 1 - 2 Uzbekistan
14.10.2004 Chinese Taipei 0 - 1 Palestine
[Fixture played in Qatar:]
16.11.2004 Iraq 4 - 1 Palestine
17.11.2004 Uzbekistan 6 - 1 Chinese Taipei
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 - Uzbekistan 6 5 1 0 16 3 +13 16
2 Iraq 6 3 2 1 17 7 +10 11
3 Palestine 6 2 1 3 11 11 0 7
4 Chinese Taipei 6 0 0 6 3 26 -23 0

Group 3

18.02.2004 India 1 - 0 Singapore  
18.02.2004 Japan 1 - 0 Oman
31.03.2004 India 1 - 5 Oman
31.03.2004 Singapore 1 - 2 Japan
09.06.2004 Japan 7 - 0 India
09.06.2004 Oman 7 - 0 Singapore
08.09.2004 India 0 - 4 Japan
08.09.2004 Singapore 0 - 2 Oman
13.10.2004 Singapore 2 - 0 India
13.10.2004 Oman 0 - 1 Japan
17.11.2004 Oman 0 - 0 India
17.11.2004 Japan 1 - 0 Singapore
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 - Japan 6 6 0 0 16 1 +15 18
2 Oman 6 3 1 2 14 3 +11 10
3 India 6 1 1 4 2 18 -16 4
4 Singapore 6 1 0 5 3 13 -10 3

Group 4

18.02.2004 China 1 - 0 Kuwait  
18.02.2004 Malaysia 1 - 3 Hong Kong
31.03.2004 Hong Kong 0 - 1 China
31.03.2004 Malaysia 0 - 2 Kuwait
09.06.2004 China 4 - 0 Malaysia
09.06.2004 Kuwait 4 - 0 Hong Kong
08.09.2004 Malaysia 0 - 1 China
08.09.2004 Hong Kong 0 - 2 Kuwait
13.10.2004 Hong Kong 2 - 0 Malaysia
13.10.2004 Kuwait 1 - 0 China
17.11.2004 Kuwait 6 - 1 Malaysia
17.11.2004 China 7 - 0 Hong Kong
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 - Kuwait 6 5 0 1 15 2 +13 15
2 China 6 5 0 1 14 1 +13 15
3 Hong Kong 6 2 0 4 5 15 -10 6
4 Malaysia 6 0 0 6 2 18 -16 0

Group 5

18.02.2004 Yemen 1 - 1 North Korea  
18.02.2004 United Arab Emirates 1 - 0 Thailand
31.03.2004 Yemen 0 - 3 Thailand
31.03.2004 North Korea 0 - 0 United Arab Emirates
09.06.2004 Thailand 1 - 4 North Korea
09.06.2004 United Arab Emirates 3 - 0 Yemen
08.09.2004 Yemen 3 - 1 United Arab Emirates
08.09.2004 North Korea 4 - 1 Thailand
13.10.2004 North Korea 2 - 1 Yemen
13.10.2004 Thailand 3 - 0 United Arab Emirates
17.11.2004 Thailand 1 - 1 Yemen
17.11.2004 United Arab Emirates 1 - 0 North Korea
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 - North Korea 6 3 2 1 11 5 +6 11
2 United Arab Emirates 6 3 1 2 6 6 0 10
3 Thailand 6 2 1 3 9 10 -1 7
4 Yemen 6 1 2 3 6 11 -5 5

Group 6

18.02.2004 Kyrgyzstan 1 - 2 Tajikistan  
18.02.2004 Bahrain 2 - 1 Syria
31.03.2004 Kyrgyzstan 1 - 1 Syria
31.03.2004 Tajikistan 0 - 0 Bahrain
09.06.2004 Bahrain 5 - 0 Kyrgyzstan
10.06.2004 Syria 2 - 1 Tajikistan
08.09.2004 Kyrgyzstan 1 - 2 Bahrain
08.09.2004 Tajikistan 0 - 1 Syria
13.10.2004 Tajikistan 2 - 1 Kyrgyzstan
13.10.2004 Syria 2 - 2 Bahrain
17.11.2004 Syria 0 - 1 Kyrgyzstan
17.11.2004 Bahrain 4 - 0 Tajikistan
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 - Bahrain 6 4 2 0 15 4 +11 14
2 Syria 6 2 2 2 7 7 0 8
3 Tajikistan 6 2 1 3 5 9 -4 7
4 Kyrgyzstan 6 1 1 4 5 12 -7 4

Group 7

18.02.2004 Vietnam 4 - 0 Maldives  
18.02.2004 South Korea 2 - 0 Lebanon
31.03.2004 Maldives 0 - 0 South Korea
31.03.2004 Vietnam 0 - 2 Lebanon
09.06.2004 South Korea 2 - 0 Vietnam
09.06.2004 Lebanon 3 - 0 Maldives
08.09.2004 Vietnam 1 - 2 South Korea
08.09.2004 Maldives 2 - 5 Lebanon
13.10.2004 Maldives 3 - 0 Vietnam
13.10.2004 Lebanon 1 - 1 South Korea
17.11.2004 Lebanon 0 - 0 Vietnam
17.11.2004 South Korea 2 - 0 Maldives
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 - South Korea 6 4 2 0 9 2 +7 14
2 Lebanon 6 3 2 1 11 5 +6 11
3 Vietnam 6 1 1 4 5 9 -4 4
4 Maldives 6 1 1 4 5 14 -9 4

Group 8

18.02.2004 Turkmenistan 2 - 0 Sri Lanka  
18.02.2004 Saudi Arabia 3 - 0 Indonesia
31.03.2004 Sri Lanka 0 - 1 Saudi Arabia
31.03.2004 Turkmenistan 3 - 1 Indonesia
09.06.2004 Indonesia 1 - 0 Sri Lanka
09.06.2004 Saudi Arabia 3 - 0 Turkmenistan
08.09.2004 Turkmenistan 0 - 1 Saudi Arabia
08.09.2004 Sri Lanka 0 - 2 Indonesia
09.10.2004 Sri Lanka 2 - 2 Turkmenistan
12.10.2004 Indonesia 1 - 3 Saudi Arabia
17.11.2004 Indonesia 3 - 1 Turkmenistan
17.11.2004 Saudi Arabia 3 - 0 Sri Lanka
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 - Saudi Arabia 6 6 0 0 14 1 +13 18
2 Indonesia 6 3 0 3 8 10 -2 9
3 Turkmenistan 6 2 1 3 8 10 -2 7
4 Sri Lanka 6 0 1 5 2 11 -9 1

Third Round

Group 1

09.02.2005 Uzbekistan 1 - 1 Saudi Arabia  
09.02.2005 South Korea 2 - 0 Kuwait
25.03.2005 Kuwait 2 - 1 Uzbekistan
25.03.2005 Saudi Arabia 2 - 0 South Korea
30.03.2005 South Korea 2 - 1 Uzbekistan
30.03.2005 Kuwait 0 - 0 Saudi Arabia
03.06.2005 Uzbekistan 1 - 1 South Korea
03.06.2005 Saudi Arabia 3 - 0 Kuwait
08.06.2005 Kuwait 0 - 4 South Korea
08.06.2005 Saudi Arabia 3 - 0 Uzbekistan
17.08.2005 South Korea 0 - 1 Saudi Arabia
17.08.2005 Uzbekistan 3 - 2 Kuwait
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * SAUDI ARABIA 6 4 2 0 10 1 +9 14
2 * SOUTH KOREA 6 3 1 2 9 5 +4 10
3 - Uzbekistan 6 1 2 3 7 11 -4 5
4 Kuwait 6 1 1 4 4 13 -9 4

Group 2

09.02.2005 Bahrain 0 - 0 Iran  
09.02.2005 Japan 2 - 1 North Korea
25.03.2005 North Korea 1 - 2 Bahrain
25.03.2005 Iran 2 - 1 Japan
30.03.2005 North Korea 0 - 2 Iran
30.03.2005 Japan 1 - 0 Bahrain
03.06.2005 Iran 1 - 0 North Korea
03.06.2005 Bahrain 0 - 1 Japan
[Fixture played in Thailand:]
08.06.2005 North Korea 0 - 2 Japan
08.06.2005 Iran 1 - 0 Bahrain
17.08.2005 Japan 2 - 1 Iran
17.08.2005 Bahrain 2 - 3 North Korea
TEAM P W D L F A GD PTS
1 * JAPAN 6 5 0 1 9 4 +5 15
2 * IRAN 6 4 1 1 7 3 +4 13
3 - Bahrain 6 1 1 4 4 7 -3 4
4 North Korea 6 1 0 5 5 11 -6 3

Asia Play-off

03.09.2005 Uzbekistan 1 xxx 0 Bahrain [declared invalid by FIFA due to technical error by referee]
08.10.2005 Uzbekistan 1 - 1 Bahrain
12.10.2005 Bahrain 0 - 0 Uzbekistan [AG: 1 - 1 Bahrain progress on away goals]

Bahrain progess to North America/Asia play-off