1998 OFC Women's Championship
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1998 OFC Women's Championship

1998 OFC Women's Championship
Tournament details
Host countryNew Zealand
Dates9-17 October
Teams6 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Australia
Runners-up New Zealand
Third place Papua New Guinea
Fourth place Fiji
Tournament statistics
Matches played10
Goals scored112 (11.2 per match)
Top scorer(s)New Zealand Pernille Andersen
(15 goals)
1994
2003

The 1998 OFC Women's Championship, also known as the VI Ladies Oceania Nations Cup[1] was held in Auckland, New Zealand between 9 October & 17 October 1998. It was the sixth staging of the OFC Women's Championship. The 1998 OFC Women's Championship, like its previous edition, served as the OFC's qualifying tournament for the 1999 FIFA Women's World Cup. OFC's only berth was given to the winner - Australia.

Participating nations

Of the twelve nations affiliated to the Oceania Football Confederation, six entered the tournament.

Team Tournament
appearance
Last
appearance
Previous best
performance
 American Samoa 1st -- --
 Australia 6th 1994 Winners (1994)
 Fiji 2nd 1983 4th (1983)
 New Zealand 6th 1994 Winners (1983, 1991)
 Papua New Guinea 4th 1994 3rd (1991, 1994)
 Samoa 1st -- --

Did not enter

First round

Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 New Zealand 2 2 0 0 35 0 +35 6
 Fiji 2 1 0 1 5 14 -9 3
 Samoa 2 0 0 2 0 26 -26 0
New Zealand 21-0 Samoa
Andersen Goal 911183845?
Henderson Goal 16757886
Haskell Goal 12284067
Unknown Goal 22 (o.g.)
Cox Goal 5283
Smith Goal 6266
Crawford Goal 64
Jackman Goal 82
Report

New Zealand 14-0 Fiji
Andersen Goal 69?45+?4777?
Haskell Goal 172932
Ruscoe Goal 31
Cox Goal 45+?
Crawford Goal 65
Smith Goal ?
Report

Group B

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Australia 2 2 0 0 29 0 +29 6
 Papua New Guinea 2 1 0 1 9 8 +1 3
 American Samoa 2 0 0 2 0 30 -30 0
Australia 21-0 American Samoa
Thomas Goal 43555
Casagrande Goal 1959
Tann-Darby Goal 28
Salisbury Goal 29587281
Black Goal 37688890+5
Ferguson Goal 4479
Taylor Goal 50
Forman Goal 66
Peters Goal 78
Boyd Goal 90+6
Report

Australia 8-0 Papua New Guinea
Black Goal 31822
Casagrande Goal 28
Salisbury Goal 666786
Boyd Goal 90+2
Report

Knockout stage

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
15 October
 
 
 New Zealand5
 
17 October - Auckland
 
 Papua New Guinea0
 
 New Zealand1
 
15 October
 
 Australia3
 
 Australia17
 
 
 Fiji0
 
Third place
 
 
17 October
 
 
 Papua New Guinea7
 
 
 Fiji1

Semi-finals


Australia 17-0 Fiji
Murray Goal 32347
Iannotta Goal 743
Boyd Goal 2339
Black Goal 334055
Peters Goal 49535881
Ferguson Goal 6972
Salisbury Goal 83
Report

Third place playoff

Final

Attendance: 2000

Awards

 1998 OFC Women's Championship Winners 

Australia
Second title

Goalscorers

15 goals
10 goals
8 goals
7 goals
5 goals
4 goals
3 goals
2 goals
1 goals
Unknown goalscorers
Own goal
  • Samoa Unknown player (playing against New Zealand)

References

External links


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