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1994 FIFA World Cup qualification (AFC)

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1994 FIFA World Cup qualification (AFC)
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Listed below are the dates and results for the 1994 FIFA World Cup qualification rounds for the Asian zone (AFC). For an overview of the qualification rounds, see the article 1994 FIFA World Cup qualification.

A total of 30 teams entered the competition. The Asian zone was allocated 2 places (out of 24) in the final tournament.

There were two rounds of play:

  • First Round: The 30 teams were divided into 6 groups of 5 teams each, although Myanmar and Nepal withdrew after playing no matches. The teams would play against each other twice. The group winners would advance to the Final Round.
  • Final Round: The 6 teams would play against each other once in Qatar. The group winner and runner-up would qualify.

1994 FIFA World Cup qualification (AFC) Intro articles: 4

First round

Group A

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1  Iraq 8 6 1 1 28 4 +24 13
2 China 8 6 0 2 18 4 +14 12
3  Yemen 8 3 2 3 12 13 −1 8
4  Jordan 8 2 3 3 12 15 −3 7
5  Pakistan 8 0 0 8 2 36 −34 0
Source:

Iraq advanced to the Final Round.

22 May 1993 Jordan  1–1  YemenAl-Hassan Stadium, Irbid
Subhi Al-Gnimaz  65' Wagdan Mahmoud Shadli  72' Referee: Mohamed Al-Mulla Abdalaziz(United Arab Emirates))

22 May 1993 Pakistan  0–5  China PRAl-Hassan Stadium, Irbid
Gao Hongbo  38'
Cai Sheng  55'59'82'
Hao Haidong  71'
Attendance: 10,000
Referee: Ammar Ammar (Lebanon)

24 May 1993 Jordan  1–1  IraqAl-Hassan Stadium, Irbid
Jeris Tadrus  16' Khalaf  75' Referee: Pirom Anprasert(Thailand)

24 May 1993 Yemen  5–1  PakistanAl-Hassan Stadium, Irbid
Omar Mubarak  20'53'
Ahmed Bareed  77'
Wagdan Mahmoud Shadli  80'
Mohamed Hassan Abdullah  82'
Tahir Agha  12' Referee: Hossein Askari Milajerdi(Iran)

26 May 1993 Jordan  0–3  China PRAl-Hassan Stadium, Irbid
Gao Hongbo  61'
Wu Qunli  66'
Cai Sheng  89'
Referee: Hossein Askari Milajerdi(Iran)

26 May 1993 Yemen  1–6  IraqAl-Hassan Stadium, Irbid
Asam Duraiban  16' Hussein  1'
A.Kadhim  22'76'
M.Kadhim  35'
Radhi  55'
Qais  73'
Referee: Ammar Ammar (Lebanon)

28 May 1993 Pakistan  0–8  IraqAl-Hassan Stadium, Irbid
Hussein  12'
Qais  21'70'
A.Kadhim  27'75'
Radhi  44'
Khalaf  77'
Saddam  88'
Referee: Mohamed Al-Mulla Abdalaziz(United Arab Emirates))

28 May 1993 Yemen  1–0  China PRAl-Hassan Stadium, Irbid
Saleh Rabiah Ben  62' Attendance: 800
Referee: Jamal Al Sharif(Syria)

30 May 1993 Jordan  3–1  PakistanAl-Hassan Stadium, Irbid
Mohammad Muharam  8'89'
Hisham Abdul-Munam  90'
Abdul Farooq  80' Referee: Jamal Al Sharif(Syria)

30 May 1993 Iraq  1–0  China PRAl-Hassan Stadium, Irbid
Radhi  55' Referee: Pirom Anprasert(Thailand)

12 June 1993 Yemen  1–1  JordanChengdu Sports Centre, Chengdu
Sharaf Mahfood  52' Aref Al-Shewaier  73' Referee: Ali Mohamed Bujsaim(United Arab Emirates))

12 June 1993 China PR  3–0  PakistanChengdu Sports Centre, Chengdu
Gao Hongbo  60'89'
Hao Haidong  62'
Referee: Kim Jong Sik(North Korea)

14 June 1993 Iraq  4–0  JordanChengdu Sports Centre, Chengdu
Hussein  3'17'
Kadhim  25'
Radhi  52'
Referee: Masayoshi Okada(Japan)

14 June 1993 Pakistan  0–3  YemenChengdu Sports Centre, Chengdu
Ahmed Abdul Karim Al-Brid  39'72'
Mohamed Hassan Abdullah  77'
Referee: An Bong-ki(South Korea)

16 June 1993 China PR  4–1  JordanChengdu Sports Centre, Chengdu
Li Bing  16'76'
Gao Hongbo  50'80'
Jamal Abu Abed  56' Referee: An Bong-ki(South Korea)

16 June 1993 Iraq  3–0  YemenChengdu Sports Centre, Chengdu
Saddam  46'
Qais  64'
Hussein  80'
Referee: Santos Jose Manuel(Macau)

18 June 1993 Iraq  4–0  PakistanChengdu Sports Centre, Chengdu
Qais
Shenaishil
Daham
Referee: Kim Jong Sik(North Korea)


20 June 1993 Pakistan  0–5  JordanChengdu Sports Centre, Chengdu
Subhi Al-Gnimaz  14'70'
Jeris Tadrus  28'
Mohammad Muharam  43'
Ahmad Al-Bashir  44'
Referee: Santos Jose Manuel(Macau)

Group B

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1  Iran 6 3 3 0 15 2 +13 9
2  Syria 6 3 3 0 14 4 +10 9
3  Oman 6 2 2 2 10 5 +5 6
4  Chinese Taipei 6 0 0 6 3 31 −28 0
5  Myanmar (W) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Source:
(W) Withdrew.

Iran advanced to the Final Round.

23 June 1993 Iran  0–0  OmanTehran, Iran

23 June 1993 Chinese Taipei  0–2  SyriaTehran, Iran
Mohammad Afash  15'
Mohamad Moustafa Kadir  42'

25 June 1993 Oman  0–0  SyriaTehran, Iran

25 June 1993 Iran  6–0  Chinese TaipeiTehran, Iran
Hamid Estili  18'
Modir Roosta  40'46'50'75'
Ali Daei  43'

27 June 1993 Oman  2–1  Chinese TaipeiTehran, Iran
Yousuf Saleh Al-Alawi  29'
Yunis Aman Al-Naseeb  35'
Chen Fu-Yuan  78'

27 June 1993 Iran  1–1  SyriaTehran, Iran
Modir Roosta  63' Abdul Latif Helou  82'

2 July 1993 Oman  0–1  IranDamascus, Syria
Hamid Derakhshan  36'

2 July 1993 Syria  8–1  Chinese TaipeiDamascus, Syria
Abdul Latif Helou  3'71'
Jamal Kazem  6'
Munaf Ramadan  12'
Ali Cheikh Dib  19' (pen.)
Mohammad Afash  23'45'
Nizar Mahrous  80'
Chen Jiunn-ming

4 July 1993 Syria  2–1  OmanDamascus, Syria
Nizar Mahrous  45'
Mohamad Moustafa Kadir  62' (pen.)
Hamdan Abdulla Al-Moamari  57'


7 July 1993 Chinese Taipei  1–7  OmanDamascus, Syria
Yeh Ching-Tueng  66' Yousuf Saleh Al-Alawi  6'
Mohammed Abdul Noor  15'88'
Rashid Al-Wahaibi  34'82'
Mattar Al-Mukhaini  64'
Nabil Al-Siyabi  74'

7 July 1993 Syria  1–1  IranDamascus, Syria
Mohamad Moustafa Kadir  89' (pen.) Hamid Derakhshan  15'

Group C

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1  North Korea 8 7 1 0 19 6 +13 15
2  Qatar 8 5 1 2 22 8 +14 11
3  Singapore 8 5 0 3 12 12 0 10
4  Indonesia 8 1 0 7 6 19 −13 2
5  Vietnam 8 1 0 7 4 18 −14 2
Source:

North Korea advanced to the Final Round.

9 April 1993 Qatar  3–1  IndonesiaDoha, Qatar
Mahmoud Soufi  51'79'
Fahad Al Kuwari  55'
Singgih Pitono  85'

9 April 1993 North Korea  3–0  VietnamDoha, Qatar
Yun Jong-Su  29'
Choe Yong-Son  85'
Ryu Song-Gun  86'

11 April 1993 North Korea  2–1  SingaporeDoha, Qatar
Cho In-Chol  64'
Choe Won-Nam  75'
Sundramoorthy  33'

11 April 1993 Qatar  4–0  VietnamDoha, Qatar
Mubarak Fazli  34'
Mahmoud Soufi  37'
Yousef Khalaf  50'
Sultan Bakhit Al-Kuwari  60'

13 April 1993 North Korea  4–0  IndonesiaDoha, Qatar
Ryu Song-Gun  19'
Choe Yong-Son  42'58'
Robby Darwis  77' (o.g.)

13 April 1993 Vietnam  2–3  SingaporeDoha, Qatar
Lư Đình Tuấn  14'
Phan Thanh Hùng  77'
Fandi Ahmad  19'
Steven Tan  35' (pen.)
Sundramoorthy  73'

16 April 1993 Qatar  4–1  SingaporeDoha, Qatar
Mubarak Fazli  70'90' (pen.)
Mahmoud Soufi  84'
Khalil Al-Malki  89'
Fandi Ahmad  58'

16 April 1993 Vietnam  1–0  IndonesiaDoha, Qatar
Hà Vương Ngầu Nại  61'

18 April 1993 Indonesia  0–2  SingaporeDoha, Qatar
Mohd Rafi Ali  75'
Sundramoorthy  83'

18 April 1993 Qatar  1–2  North KoreaDoha, Qatar
Khalil Al-Malki  89' Ryu Song-Gun  49'57'

24 April 1993 Indonesia  1–4  QatarSingapore
Sudirman  28' (pen.) Khalil Al-Malki  35'61'
Fahad Al Kuwari  75'
Zamel Al Kuwari  83'

24 April 1993 Vietnam  0–1  North KoreaSingapore
Yong Jin-Li  61'

26 April 1993 Singapore  1–3  North KoreaSingapore
Razali Saad  72' Choe Won-Nam  26'
Choe Yong-Son  41'76'

26 April 1993 Vietnam  0–4  QatarSingapore
Khalil Al-Malki  7'
Zamel Al Kuwari  13'
Fahad Al Kuwari  52' (pen.)
Rayed Al-Boloushi  65'

28 April 1993 Indonesia  1–2  North KoreaSingapore
Rahmad Darmawan  35' Pang Gwang-Chol  4'
Ryu Song-Gun  68'

28 April 1993 Singapore  1–0  VietnamSingapore
Mohd Rafi Ali  54'

30 April 1993 Singapore  1–0  QatarSingapore
Fandi Ahmad  80'

30 April 1993 Indonesia  2–1  VietnamSingapore
Putut Widjanarko  55'
Sudirman  75'
Nguyễn Hồng Sơn  30'

2 May 1993 Singapore  2–1  IndonesiaSingapore
Fandi Ahmad  70'
Sundramoorthy  85'
Alexander Saununu  2'

2 May 1993 North Korea  2–2  QatarSingapore
Cho In-Chol  40'
Kim Gyong-Il  55'
Khalil Al-Malki  1'86'

Group D

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1  South Korea 8 7 1 0 23 1 +22 15
2  Bahrain 8 3 3 2 9 6 +3 9
3  Lebanon 8 2 4 2 8 9 −1 8
4  Hong Kong 8 2 1 5 9 19 −10 5
5  India 8 1 1 6 8 22 −14 3
Source:

South Korea advanced to the Final Round.

7 May 1993 Lebanon  2–2  IndiaBeirut, Lebanon
Babkin Melikian  37'
Jamal Taha  53'
V. P. Sathyan  68'82' Stadium: Bourj Hammoud Stadium
Referee: Nizar Watti (Syria)

7 May 1993 Hong Kong  2–1  BahrainBeirut, Lebanon
Cheung Kam Wa  20'
Au Wai Lun  57'
Juma Marzouq  44' Stadium: Bourj Hammoud Stadium


9 May 1993 Lebanon  2–2  Hong KongBeirut, Lebanon
Rafi Joulfagi  43'
Fadi Alloush  80' (pen.)
Tam Siu Wai  13'
Cheung Kam Wa  19'
Stadium: Bourj Hammoud Stadium

11 May 1993 India  1–2  Hong KongBeirut, Lebanon
Bhupinder Thakur  54' Loh Wai Chi  15'
Lee Kin Wo  59'
Stadium: Bourj Hammoud Stadium
Referee: Qazi Asif (Pakistan)


13 May 1993 Lebanon  0–0  BahrainBeirut, Lebanon
Stadium: Bourj Hammoud Stadium

13 May 1993 India  0–3  South KoreaBeirut, Lebanon
Hong Myung-Bo  19' (pen.)
Choi Moon-Sik  70'
Ha Seok-Ju  89'
Stadium: Bourj Hammoud Stadium
Referee: Al-Hindyani (Kuwait)


15 May 1993 Bahrain  2–1  IndiaBeirut, Lebanon
Khamis Thani  4'
Saad  31'
V. P. Sathyan  90' (pen.) Stadium: Bourj Hammoud Stadium
Referee: Qazi Asif (Pakistan)


5 June 1993 Bahrain  0–0  LebanonSeoul, South Korea

7 June 1993 India  0–3  BahrainSeoul, South Korea
Khamis Mubarak  20'53'
Khamis Thani  54'
Referee: Shariff (Singapore)


9 June 1993 Hong Kong  1–2  LebanonSeoul, South Korea
Lee Kin Wo  17' Youssef Farhat  38'
Wael Nazha  76'

9 June 1993 South Korea  7–0  IndiaSeoul, South Korea
Lee Ki-Bum  5'25'49'
Kim Tae-Young  37'70'
Park Jung-bae  39'
Ha Seok-Ju  68'
Referee: Al-Yenbua'awy (Saudi Arabia)

11 June 1993 India  1–2  LebanonSeoul, South Korea
Bhupinder Thakur  34' Hassan Ayoub  41'
Rafi Joulfagi  79'
Referee: Wei Jihong (China)

11 June 1993 Bahrain  3–0  Hong KongSeoul, South Korea
Adel Abdulrahman Marzouq  1'
Samir Mubarak  46'
Khamis Thani  49'


13 June 1993 Hong Kong  1–3  IndiaSeoul, South Korea
Wong Chi Keung  66' I. M. Vijayan  6'77'
Bhupinder Thakur  55'
Referee: Ali (Iraq)

Group E

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1  Saudi Arabia 6 4 2 0 20 1 +19 10
2  Kuwait 6 3 2 1 21 4 +17 8
3  Malaysia 6 2 2 2 16 7 +9 6
4  Macau 6 0 0 6 1 46 −45 0
5    Nepal (W) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Source:
(W) Withdrew.

Saudi Arabia advanced to the Final Round.



3 May 1993 Macau  1–10  KuwaitKuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Daniel Pinto  76' Ali Al-Hadyah  22'24'55'87'
Hamed Al-Saleh  61'65'
Jasem Al Huwaidi  71'72'81'
Basel Abdul Rahim  84' (pen.)

3 May 1993 Malaysia  1–1  Saudi ArabiaKuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Abdul Mubin Mokhtar  31' Khaled Al-Muwallid  88' (pen.)


5 May 1993 Malaysia  9–0  MacauKuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Azman Adnan  6'14'74'
Azizol Abu Haniffah  32'75'
A. Elangovan  42'
Abdul Mubin Mokhtar  47'54'
Zainal Abidin Hassan  87'

14 May 1993 Kuwait  2–0  MalaysiaTa'if, Saudi Arabia
Abdullah Saihan  11'
Ali Al-Hadyah  18'

14 May 1993 Saudi Arabia  8–0  MacauTa'if, Saudi Arabia
Hamzah Idris Falatah  8'25'85'
Khaled Al-Muwallid  22' (pen.)
Saeed Owairan  37'56'79'
Mansour Al-Muainea  40'

16 May 1993 Kuwait  8–0  MacauTa'if, Saudi Arabia
Ali Al-Hadyah  11'
Abdullah Saihan  44'
Jasem Al Huwaidi  52'60'
Hamed Al-Saleh  54'
Wail Al Habashi  81'
Hamoud Al-Shemmari  84'
Fayez Al-Felaij  90'


18 May 1993 Macau  0–5  MalaysiaTa'if, Saudi Arabia
Azman Adnan  10'43'
Azizol Abu Haniffah  74'
Paramasivan Ravindran  77'85'

Group F

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1  Japan 8 7 1 0 28 2 +26 15
2  United Arab Emirates 8 6 1 1 19 4 +15 13
3  Thailand 8 4 0 4 13 7 +6 8
4  Bangladesh 8 2 0 6 7 28 −21 4
5  Sri Lanka 8 0 0 8 0 26 −26 0
Source:

Japan advanced to the Final Round.

8 April 1993 Japan  1–0  ThailandKobe, Japan
Kazuyoshi Miura  29'


11 April 1993 Japan  8–0  BangladeshTokyo, Japan
Kazuyoshi Miura  18'44'52'53'
Takuya Takagi  25'57'
Masahiro Fukuda  58'88'

11 April 1993 Thailand  1–0  Sri LankaKobe, Japan
Kiatisuk Senamuang  62'

13 April 1993 Sri Lanka  0–1  BangladeshYokohama, Japan
Karim Mohammed Rumi Rizvi  69' Etc.

13 April 1993 Thailand  0–1  United Arab EmiratesTokyo, Japan
Abdulrazaq Balooshi  86'

15 April 1993 Japan  5–0  Sri LankaTokyo, Japan
Takuya Takagi  10'49'
Tetsuji Hashiratani  18'
Kazuyoshi Miura  34'51'

15 April 1993 Bangladesh  0–1  United Arab EmiratesYokohama, Japan
Abdulrazaq Balooshi  56'


18 April 1993 Thailand  4–1  BangladeshTokyo, Japan
Songserm Maperm  20'
Piyapong Pue-On  21'58'88'
Hossain Joarder  84'



30 April 1993 Bangladesh  1–4  JapanDubai, United Arab Emirates
Karim Mohammed Runi Rizvi  11' Masahiro Fukuda  2'
Kazuyoshi Miura  30'
Mitsunori Yoshida  36'
Takuya Takagi  61'

30 April 1993 United Arab Emirates  2–1  ThailandDubai, United Arab Emirates
Abdulrazaq Balooshi  10' (pen.)
Adnan Al Talyani  63'
Songserm Maperm  90'

3 May 1993 United Arab Emirates  7–0  BangladeshDubai, United Arab Emirates
Adnan Al Talyani  4'65'
Abdulrazaq Balooshi  26'59'
Fahad Khamees  28'
Nasir Khamees  38'
Mohamed Ahmed  74'

3 May 1993 Sri Lanka  0–3  ThailandDubai, United Arab Emirates
Piyapong Pue-On  27'37'71' (pen.)

5 May 1993 Bangladesh  1–4  ThailandDubai, United Arab Emirates
Sayed Rumman Sabbir  72' Piyapong Pue-On  20'52'
Kiatisuk Senamuang  26'
Pongthorn Thiubthong  54'


7 May 1993 Bangladesh  3–0  Sri LankaDubai, United Arab Emirates
Hossain Joarder  8'78'
Kaiser Hamid  73' (pen.)

7 May 1993 United Arab Emirates  1–1  JapanDubai, United Arab Emirates
Abdulrazaq Balooshi  83' Masaaki Sawanobori  84'

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