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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.[1]

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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rujawongsanti, Wanchai (6 June 2019). "Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 21: Thailand" – via www.theguardian.com.

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