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1994 FIFA World Cup qualification (OFC)

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

A total of seven teams entered the competition. However, Western Samoa withdrew. The Oceanian zone was allocated 0.25 places (out of 24) in the final tournament.

There would be two rounds of play:

  • First round: The six teams were divided into two groups of three teams each. The three teams would play against each other on a home-and-away basis. The group winners would advance to the final round.
  • Final round: The two teams would play against each other on a home-and-away basis. The winner would advance to the CONCACAF–OFC intercontinental play-off.

Contents

First roundEdit

Group AEdit

Rank Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1   Australia 4 4 0 0 13 2 +11 8
2   Tahiti 4 1 1 2 5 8 −3 3
3   Solomon Islands 4 0 1 3 5 13 −8 1
Solomon Islands  1–1  Tahiti
Duddley Hatei   61' Eric Etaeta   76'

Solomon Islands  1–2  Australia
Hollies Vato   83' Carl Veart   8'
Tom McCulloch   86'

Tahiti  0–3  Australia
Damian Mori   2'
Carl Veart   44'
Paul Wade   57'

Australia  2–0  Tahiti
Carl Veart   11'
Mehmet Durakovic   62'

Australia  6–1  Solomon Islands
Aytec Genc   4'
Ian Gray   60'
Paul Wade   67'
Carl Veart   83'
Greg Brown   85'
Mehmet Durakovic   88'
Charles Ashley   6'

Tahiti  4–2  Solomon Islands
Reynald Temarii   8' (pen.)
Jean-Luc Rousseau   18'
Maheanum Gatien   43'88'
Hollies Vato   60'
Batram Suri   90'

Australia advanced to the final round.

Group BEdit

Rank Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1   New Zealand 4 3 1 0 15 1 +14 7
2   Fiji 4 2 1 1 6 3 +3 5
3   Vanuatu 4 0 0 4 1 18 -17 0
New Zealand  3–0  Fiji
Billy Wright   15'   50'
Danny Halligan   42'

Vanuatu  1–4  New Zealand
Charles Vatú   26' Darren McClennan   2'   3'
Rodger Gray   74'
Danny Halligan   82' (pen.)

New Zealand  8–0  Vanuatu
Tony Laus   30'   32'   69'
Michael McGarry   33'   71'
Robert Ironside   64'
Darren McClennan   67'   72'

Fiji  3–0  Vanuatu
Bakalevu Moceimereke   65'   69'   75'

Fiji  0–0  New Zealand

Vanuatu  0–3  Fiji
Kaliova Bulinaceva   15'
Radike Nawasu   33'   77'

New Zealand advanced to the final round.

Second roundEdit

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
New Zealand   0–4   Australia 0–1 0–3

Inter-confederation play-offsEdit

First play-offEdit

The winning team of the OFC qualification tournament will play CONCACAF group runners-up in a home-and-away play-off. The winner of this play-off qualifies for the 2nd play-off.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Canada   3–3 (1–4 p)   Australia 2–1 1–2 (a.e.t.)

Second play-offEdit

The winning team of the 1st play-off will play CONMEBOL Group 1 runners-up in a home-and-away play-off. The winner of this play-off qualifies for the 1994 FIFA World Cup.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Australia   1–2   Argentina 1–1 0–1

GoalscorersEdit

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