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2002 FIFA World Cup qualification – UEFA Group 6

The five teams in this group played against each other on a home-and-away basis. The group winner Croatia qualified for the 17th FIFA World Cup held in South Korea and Japan. The runner-up Belgium advanced to the UEFA Play-off and played against the Czech Republic.

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StandingsEdit

Final table Home Away
Rank Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts           Pld W D L GF GA Pts Pld W D L GF GA Pts
1.   Croatia 8 5 3 0 15 2 +13 18 - 1:0 1:1 4:1 4:0 4 3 1 0 10 2 10 4 2 2 0 5 0 8
2.   Belgium 8 5 2 1 25 6 +19 17 0:0 - 2:0 3:1 10:1 4 3 1 0 15 2 10 4 2 1 1 10 4 7
3.   Scotland 8 4 3 1 12 6 +6 15 0:0 2:2 - 2:1 4:0 4 2 2 0 8 3 8 4 2 1 1 4 3 7
4.   Latvia 8 1 1 6 5 16 -11 4 0:1 0:4 0:1 - 1:1 4 0 1 3 1 7 1 4 1 0 3 4 9 3
5.   San Marino 8 0 1 7 3 30 -27 1 0:4 1:4 0:2 0:1 - 4 0 0 4 1 11 0 4 0 1 3 2 19 1

MatchesEdit

Belgium  0–0  Croatia
Report
Attendance: 27,510

Latvia  0–1  Scotland
Report McCann   89'
Attendance: 9,200
Referee: Andreas Schluchter (Switzerland)

Latvia  0–4  Belgium
Report Wilmots   5'
B. Peeters   13'
Cavens   83'
G. Verheyen   90'

San Marino  0–2  Scotland
Report Elliott   71'
Hutchison   73'
Attendance: 4,377
Referee: Gylfi Thor Orrason (Iceland)

Croatia  1–1  Scotland
Bokšić   16' Report K. Gallacher   24'
Attendance: 17,995

San Marino  0–1  Latvia
Report Jeļisejevs   9'

Belgium  10–1  San Marino
Vanderhaeghe   10'50'
É. Mpenza   13'
Goor   26'60'
Baseggio   64'
Wilmots   72'
B. Peeters   76'84'88'
Report Selva   90'
Attendance: 40,104
Referee: Sten Kaldma (Estonia)

Croatia  4–1  Latvia
Balaban   8'42'45'
Vugrinec   89'
Report Štolcers   60'
Attendance: 13,345

Scotland  2–2  Belgium
Dodds   2'27' (pen.) Report Wilmots   58'
Van Buyten   90'
Attendance: 37,480

Scotland  4–0  San Marino
Hendry   22'33'
Dodds   34'
Cameron   63'
Report
Attendance: 27,313
Referee: Petteri Kari (Finland)

Latvia  1–1  San Marino
Pahars   1' Report Albani   59'
Attendance: 4,000
Referee: Karen Nalbandyan (Armenia)

Croatia  4–0  San Marino
Vlaović   3'
Balaban   29'
Šuker   54' (pen.)
Vugrinec   89'
Report
Attendance: 15,000
Referee: Oleg Timofeyev (Estonia)

Belgium  3–1  Latvia
Wilmots   2'
É. Mpenza   12'
Zemļinskis   50' (o.g.)
Report Pahars   52'
Attendance: 32,000
Referee: Ivan Dobrinov (Bulgaria)

Latvia  0–1  Croatia
Report Balaban   40'
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: John McDermott (Republic of Ireland)

San Marino  1–4  Belgium
Selva   11' Report Wilmots   10'89' (pen.)
G.Verheyen   60'
Sonck   68'
Attendance: 1,538
Referee: Haim Yakov (Israel)

Scotland  0–0  Croatia
Report
Attendance: 47,584

San Marino  0–4  Croatia
Report N. Kovač   40'
Prosinečki   48' (pen.)90'
Soldo   77'
Attendance: 1,387
Referee: Knud Stadsgaard (Denmark)

Belgium  2–0  Scotland
N. Van Kerckhoven   28'
Goor   90'
Report

Croatia  1–0  Belgium
Bokšić   75' Report
Attendance: 36,077

Scotland  2–1  Latvia
Freedman   44'
D. Weir   53'
Report Rubins   21'
Attendance: 23,228
Referee: Terje Hauge (Norway)

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