First stage

Group 1
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
20 March 97 Bangladesh1:4 (1:2)Saudi Arabia
18 March 97 Bangladesh1:3 (0:0)Chinese Taipei
16 March 97 Chinese Taipei0:2 (0:2)Saudi Arabia
16 March 97 Malaysia2:0 (1:0)Bangladesh
18 March 97 Malaysia0:0Saudi Arabia
20 March 97 Malaysia2:0 (2:0)Chinese Taipei
27 March 97 Chinese Taipei0:0Malaysia
27 March 97 Saudi Arabia3:0 (2:0)Bangladesh
29 March 97 Saudi Arabia3:0 (0:0)Malaysia
29 March 97 Chinese Taipei1:2 (0:1)Bangladesh
31 March 97 Bangladesh0:1 (0:1)Malaysia
31 March 97 Saudi Arabia6:0 (4:0)Chinese Taipei
TeamPlayedWonDrawLostGoals ForGoals AgainstPoints
Saudi Arabia651018116
Malaysia63215311
Chinese Taipei61144134
Bangladesh61054143
Group 2
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
02 June 97 Maldives0:17 (0:6)Iran
04 June 97 Syria12:0 (7:0)Maldives
04 June 97 Kyrgyzstan0:7 (0:1)Iran
06 June 97 Syria0:1 (0:0)Iran
06 June 97 Kyrgyzstan3:0 (3:0)Maldives
09 June 97 Iran3:1 (1:1)Kyrgyzstan
09 June 97 Maldives0:12 (0:1)Syria
11 June 97 Iran9:0 (7:0)Maldives
11 June 97 Kyrgyzstan2:1 (0:0)Syria
13 June 97 Iran2:2 (2:2)Syria
13 June 97 Maldives0:6 (0:3)Kyrgyzstan
TeamPlayedWonDrawLostGoals ForGoals AgainstPoints
Iran651039316
Kyrgyzstan530212119
Syria52122757
Maldives60060590
Group 3
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
08 April 97 Jordan0:0United Arab Emirates
11 April 97 Bahrain1:2 (0:1)United Arab Emirates
14 April 97 Bahrain1:0 (1:0)Jordan
19 April 97 Jordan4:1 (2:1)Bahrain
22 April 97 United Arab Emirates3:0 (1:0)Bahrain
26 April 97 United Arab Emirates2:0 (1:0)Jordan
TeamPlayedWonDrawLostGoals ForGoals AgainstPoints
United Arab Emirates43107110
Jordan4112444
Bahrain4103393
Group 4
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
23 March 97 Nepal1:1 (1:1)Macau
23 March 97 Oman0:1 (0:1)Japan
25 March 97 Macau0:10 (0:3)Japan
25 March 97 Oman1:0 (0:0)Nepal
27 March 97 Nepal0:6 (0:1)Japan
27 March 97 Oman4:0 (2:0)Macau
22 June 97 Japan10:0 (6:0)Macau
22 June 97 Nepal0:6 (0:3)Oman
25 June 97 Japan3:0 (1:0)Nepal
25 June 97 Macau0:2 (0:1)Oman
28 June 97 Japan1:1 (1:0)Oman
28 June 97 Macau2:1 (1:0)Nepal
TeamPlayedWonDrawLostGoals ForGoals AgainstPoints
Japan651031116
Oman641114213
Macau61143284
Nepal60152191
Group 5
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
06 April 97 Indonesia8:0 (6:0)Cambodia
13 April 97 Indonesia0:0Yemen
20 April 97 Cambodia0:1 (0:1)Yemen
27 April 97 Cambodia1:1 (0:0)Indonesia
09 May 97 Yemen0:1 (0:1)Uzbekistan
16 May 97 Yemen7:0 (3:0)Cambodia
25 May 97 Uzbekistan6:0 (4:0)Cambodia
01 June 97 Indonesia1:1 (1:0)Uzbekistan
13 June 97 Yemen1:1 (1:0)Indonesia
20 June 97 Uzbekistan3:0 (2:0)Indonesia
24 August 97 Uzbekistan5:1 (1:1)Yemen
29 June 97 Cambodia1:4 (1:3)Uzbekistan
TeamPlayedWonDrawLostGoals ForGoals AgainstPoints
Uzbekistan651020316
Yemen62221078
Indonesia61411167
Cambodia60152271
Group 6
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
02 March 97 Thailand1:3 (0:1)Korea Republic
30 March 97 Hong Kong3:2 (1:1)Thailand
28 May 97 Korea Republic4:0 (2:0)Hong Kong
01 June 97 Korea Republic0:0Thailand
22 February 97 Hong Kong0:2 (0:0)Korea Republic
09 March 97 Thailand2:0 (1:0)Hong Kong
TeamPlayedWonDrawLostGoals ForGoals AgainstPoints
Korea Republic43109110
Thailand4112564
Hong Kong41033103
Group 7
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
13 April 97 Lebanon1:1 (0:0)Singapore
26 April 97 Singapore0:1 (0:1)Kuwait
08 May 97 Kuwait2:0 (1:0)Lebanon
24 May 97 Singapore1:2 (0:1)Lebanon
05 June 97 Kuwait4:0 (3:0)Singapore
22 June 97 Lebanon1:3 (0:2)Kuwait
TeamPlayedWonDrawLostGoals ForGoals AgainstPoints
Kuwait440010112
Lebanon4112474
Singapore4013281
Group 8
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
04 May 97 Tajikistan4:0 (2:0)Vietnam
04 May 97 Turkmenistan1:4 (0:2)China PR
11 May 97 Tajikistan0:1 (0:0)China PR
11 May 97 Turkmenistan2:1 (1:0)Vietnam
25 May 97 Vietnam1:3 (1:3)China PR
25 May 97 Turkmenistan1:2 (1:1)Tajikistan
01 June 97 China PR1:0 (0:0)Turkmenistan
01 June 97 Vietnam0:4 (0:2)Tajikistan
08 June 97 China PR0:0Tajikistan
08 June 97 Vietnam0:4 (0:2)Turkmenistan
22 June 97 China PR4:0 (2:0)Vietnam
22 June 97 Tajikistan5:0 (4:0)Turkmenistan
TeamPlayedWonDrawLostGoals ForGoals AgainstPoints
China PR651013216
Tajikistan641115213
Turkmenistan62048136
Vietnam60062210
Group 9
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
11 May 97 Kazakhstan3:0 (1:0)Pakistan
23 May 97 Pakistan2:6 (1:2)Iraq
06 June 97 Iraq1:2 (1:1)Kazakhstan
11 June 97 Pakistan0:7 (0:3)Kazakhstan
20 June 97 Iraq6:1 (2:0)Pakistan
29 June 97 Kazakhstan3:1 (2:0)Iraq
TeamPlayedWonDrawLostGoals ForGoals AgainstPoints
Kazakhstan440015212
Iraq42021486
Pakistan40043220
Group 10
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
20 September 96 Qatar3:0 (1:0)Sri Lanka
21 September 96 India2:0 (0:0)Philippines
27 September 96 Qatar6:0 (3:0)India
26 September 96 Philippines0:3 (0:1)Sri Lanka
23 September 96 Qatar5:0 (5:0)Philippines
24 September 96 Sri Lanka1:1 (1:1)India
TeamPlayedWonDrawLostGoals ForGoals AgainstPoints
Qatar33001409
Sri Lanka3111444
India3111374
Philippines30030100

Second stage

Group A
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
13 September 97 China PR2:4 (1:0)Iran
14 September 97 Saudi Arabia2:1 (1:1)Kuwait
19 September 97 Iran1:1 (0:1)Saudi Arabia
19 September 97 Qatar0:2 (0:1)Kuwait
26 September 97 Qatar1:1 (1:0)China PR
26 September 97 Kuwait1:1 (1:0)Iran
03 October 97 Iran3:0 (2:0)Qatar
03 October 97 China PR1:0 (0:0)Saudi Arabia
10 October 97 Kuwait1:2 (1:1)China PR
11 October 97 Saudi Arabia1:0 (0:0)Qatar
17 October 97 Kuwait2:1 (0:1)Saudi Arabia
17 October 97 Iran4:1 (2:0)China PR
24 October 97 Saudi Arabia1:0 (0:0)Iran
24 October 97 Kuwait0:1 (0:1)Qatar
31 October 97 China PR2:3 (1:1)Qatar
31 October 97 Iran0:0Kuwait
06 November 97 Saudi Arabia1:1 (1:1)China PR
07 November 97 Qatar2:0 (1:0)Iran
12 November 97 China PR1:0 (1:0)Kuwait
12 November 97 Qatar0:1 (0:0)Saudi Arabia
TeamPlayedWonDrawLostGoals ForGoals AgainstPoints
Saudi Arabia84228614
Iran833213812
China PR8323111411
Qatar831471010
Kuwait8224788
Group B
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
06 September 97 Korea Republic3:0 (1:0)Kazakhstan
07 September 97 Japan6:3 (4:0)Uzbekistan
12 September 97 Korea Republic2:1 (1:0)Uzbekistan
12 September 97 United Arab Emirates4:0 (1:0)Kazakhstan
19 September 97 United Arab Emirates0:0Japan
20 September 97 Kazakhstan1:1 (0:0)Uzbekistan
27 September 97 Uzbekistan2:3 (1:0)United Arab Emirates
28 September 97 Japan1:2 (0:0)Korea Republic
04 October 97 Korea Republic3:0 (1:0)United Arab Emirates
04 October 97 Kazakhstan1:1 (0:1)Japan
11 October 97 Uzbekistan1:1 (1:0)Japan
11 October 97 Kazakhstan1:1 (0:1)Korea Republic
18 October 97 Uzbekistan1:5 (0:3)Korea Republic
18 October 97 Kazakhstan3:0 (0:0)United Arab Emirates
25 October 97 Uzbekistan4:0 (3:0)Kazakhstan
26 October 97 Japan1:1 (1:1)United Arab Emirates
01 November 97 Korea Republic0:2 (0:2)Japan
02 November 97 United Arab Emirates0:0Uzbekistan
08 November 97 Japan5:1 (3:0)Kazakhstan
09 November 97 United Arab Emirates1:3 (0:2)Korea Republic
TeamPlayedWonDrawLostGoals ForGoals AgainstPoints
Korea Republic861119719
Japan834117913
United Arab Emirates82339129
Uzbekistan813413186
Kazakhstan81347196

Third stage

Group Play-off G
DateHome Team ResultsAway Team
16 November 97 Japan3:2 a.e.t. (2:2, 1:0)Iran

Tournaments
FIFA World Cup™ Final All editions