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The Asian Football Confederation's 1975 AFC Women's Championship was the first AFC Women's Championship. It was held from 25 August to 3 September 1975 in Hong Kong. Participating members were New Zealand, Thailand, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia. The tournament was won by New Zealand in the final against Thailand.

1975 AFC Women's Championship
Tournament details
Host countryHong Kong
Dates25 August – 3 September
Teams6 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions New Zealand (1st title)
Runners-up Thailand
Third place Australia
Fourth place Malaysia
Tournament statistics
Matches played10
Goals scored35 (3.5 per match)
1977

Contents

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Thailand 2 2 0 0 6 2 +4 4
  Australia 2 1 0 1 5 3 +2 2
  Singapore 2 0 0 2 0 6 −6 0
Thailand  3 – 2  Australia
Lumjeag Boabutr   20'
Yupadee Chaisawat   29'
Wanvilai Thongsa   52'
Pat O'Connor   58'
Christel Abenthum   60' (pen.)
Attendance: 4,119

Thailand  3 – 0  Singapore
Wanvilai Thongsa   19'
Suwannee Monchanuan   22'46'
Attendance: 4,500

Australia  3 – 0  Singapore
Trixie Barry   19'
Dolan   52'
Pat O'Connor   60'
Attendance: 2,226

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  New Zealand 2 2 0 0 5 0 +5 4
  Malaysia 2 1 0 1 2 3 −1 2
  Hong Kong 2 0 0 2 0 4 −4 0
Hong Kong  0 – 2  New Zealand
Marshall   8'
Elaine Lee   60'
Attendance: 4,119

New Zealand  3 – 0  Malaysia
Simeonoff   14'
Marshall   33'43'
Attendance: 4,500

Hong Kong  0 – 2  Malaysia
Raja Nor Ashikin   45'
Fadzilla Noor   58'
Attendance: 2,226

Knock-out stageEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
31 August
 
 
  New Zealand 3
 
2 September
 
  Australia 2
 
  New Zealand 3
 
31 August
 
  Thailand 1
 
  Thailand 3
 
 
  Malaysia 0
 
Third place
 
 
2 September
 
 
  Australia 5
 
 
  Malaysia 0

Semi-finalsEdit

New Zealand  3 – 2  Australia
Marshall   17'
Richardson   26'50'
Trixie Barry   48'
Dolan   59'
Attendance: 6,655

Thailand  3 – 0  Malaysia
Suwannee Monchanuan   4'35'
Wanvilai Chaudet   36'
Attendance: 6,655

Third place play-offEdit

Australia  5 – 0  Malaysia
Attendance: 11,573

FinalEdit

New Zealand  3 – 1  Thailand
Marshall   4'29'
Hetherington   50' (pen.)
Wanvilai Thongsa   41'
Attendance: 11,573
Referee: S. Kathiravale (Malaysia)

WinnerEdit

 AFC Women's Championship
1975 Winners 
 
New Zealand
First title

External linksEdit