8th Asian U-16 Championship 1998

Qatar qualified as hosts.

Qualifying

Group 1 (in Bosher, Oman)
20- 7-98 Oman         4-0 Turkmenistan      1.OMAN          3  3  0  0 18- 1  9
         Palestine    0-6 Kuwait            2.Kuwait        3  1  1  1  8- 4  4
22- 7-98 Kuwait       1-3 Oman              3.Turkmenistan  3  1  1  1  4- 6  4
         Palestine    1-3 Turkmenistan      4.Palestine     3  0  0  3  1-20  0
24- 7-98 Kuwait       1-1 Turkmenistan
         Oman        11-0 Palestine

Group 2 (in Tabriz, Iran)
Yemen withdrew                              1.IRAN          2  2  0  0  4- 0  6
27- 7-98 UAE          3-0 Tajikistan        2.UA Emirates   2  1  0  1  3- 1  3
31- 7-98 Iran         1-0 UAE               3.Tajikistan    2  0  0  2  0- 6  0
 2- 8-98 Iran         3-0 Tajikistan

Group 3 (in Hael, Saudi Arabia)
 3- 8-98 Bahrain      5-1 Jordan            1.BAHRAIN       2  2  0  0  7- 2  6
 5- 8-98 Bahrain      2-1 Saudi Arabia      2.Jordan        2  1  0  1  3- 5  3
 7- 8-98 Jordan       2-0 Saudi Arabia      3.Saudi Arabia  2  0  0  2  1- 4  0

Group 4 (in Hyderabad, India)
24- 7-98 Pakistan     1-1 Kazakhstan        1.NORTH KOREA   3  3  0  0  9- 1  9
         North Korea  1-0 India             2.India         3  1  1  1  6- 1  4
26- 7-98 North Korea  2-0 Pakistan          3.Pakistan      3  0  2  1  1- 3  2
         India        6-0 Kazakhstan        4.Kazakhstan    3  0  1  2  2-13  1
28- 7-98 North Korea  6-1 Kazakhstan  
         Pakistan     0-0 India     

Group 5 (in Katmandu, Nepal)
20- 4-98 Nepal       10-0 Guam              1.BANGLADESH    3  3  0  0 16- 0  9
21- 4-98 Sri Lanka    0-4 Bangladesh        2.Nepal         3  2  0  1 11- 1  6
23- 4-98 Guam         0-8 Sri Lanka         3.Sri Lanka     3  1  0  2  8- 5  3
24- 4-98 Nepal        0-1 Bangladesh        4.Guam          3  0  0  3  0-29  0
26- 4-98 Bangladesh  11-0 Guam
27- 4-98 Nepal        1-0 Sri Lanka

Group 6 (in Tashkent, Uzbekistan)
Bhutan withdrew                             1.IRAQ          2  2  0  0  8- 1  6
16- 6-98 Iraq         5-0 Maldives          2.Uzbekistan    2  1  0  1  7- 3  3
18- 6-98 Uzbekistan   1-3 Iraq              3.Maldives      2  0  0  2  0-11  0
20- 6-98 Uzbekistan   6-0 Maldives   

Group 7 (in Chengdu, China)
Philippines withdrew                        1.SOUTH KOREA   2  1  1  0  6- 0  4
16- 5-98 South Korea  6-0 Taiwan            2.China         2  1  1  0  6- 0  4
18- 5-98 Taiwan       0-6 China             3.Taiwan        2  0  0  2  0-12  0
20- 5-98 China        0-0 South Korea

Group 8 (in Yangon, Myanmar)
25- 5-98 Japan        4-0 Hong Kong         1.JAPAN         4  4  0  0 15- 2 12
         Laos         0-5 Myanmar           2.Myanmar       4  3  0  1 13- 4  9
27- 5-98 Hong Kong    4-0 Malaysia          3.Hong Kong     4  1  1  2  5- 9  4
         Japan        4-1 Laos              4.Laos          4  1  1  2  4-11  4
29- 5-98 Malaysia     2-3 Myanmar           5.Malaysia      4  0  0  4  3-14  0
         Hong Kong    1-1 Laos
31- 5-98 Japan        5-0 Malaysia
         Myanmar      4-0 Hong Kong
 2- 6-98 Malaysia     1-2 Laos
         Myanmar      1-2 Japan

Group 9 (in Cholburi, Thailand)
21- 4-98 Thailand     9-0 Singapore         1.THAILAND      3  3  0  0 25- 0  9
         Brunei       0-6 Indonesia         2.Indonesia     3  1  1  1  8- 8  4
23- 4-98 Thailand    10-0 Brunei            3.Singapore     3  1  1  1  4-12  4
         Indonesia    2-2 Singapore         4.Brunei        3  0  0  3  1-18  0
25- 4-98 Singapore    2-1 Brunei
         Thailand     6-0 Indonesia


FINAL ROUND

In Doha, Qatar (Al Arabi stadium).

Group A
 3- 9-98 Qatar        4-0 Iran              1.QATAR         4  3  1  0  9- 3 10
 4- 9-98 Iraq         3-0 North Korea       2.THAILAND      4  2  1  1  6- 6  7
 5- 9-98 Iran         1-2 Thailand          3.Iraq          4  2  0  2  9- 4  6
 6- 9-98 Qatar        3-2 North Korea       4.North Korea   4  2  0  2  5- 6  6
 8- 9-98 Thailand     3-2 Iraq              5.Iran          4  0  0  4  1-11  0
         North Korea  1-0 Iran
 9- 9-98 Qatar        1-0 Iraq
10- 9-98 Thailand     0-2 North Korea
11- 9-98 Iran         0-4 Iraq
12- 9-98 Thailand     1-1 Qatar

Group B

 4- 9-98 Oman         1-1 Bangladesh        1.BAHRAIN       4  3  0  1  9- 6  9
         Japan        1-2 South Korea       2.SOUTH KOREA   4  3  0  1  8- 6  9
 5- 9-98 Bangladesh   0-2 Bahrain           3.Japan         4  2  1  1  8- 6  7
 6- 9-98 South Korea  1-0 Oman              4.Bangladesh    4  0  2  2  4- 7  2
 7- 9-98 Bahrain      1-2 Japan             5.Oman          4  0  1  3  3- 7  1
 8- 9-98 Bangladesh   1-2 South Korea
 9- 9-98 Japan        3-1 Oman
10- 9-98 Bahrain      4-3 South Korea
11- 9-98 Japan        2-2 Bangladesh
12- 9-98 Bahrain      2-1 Oman


Semifinals

15- 9-98 Qatar        2-1 South Korea
         Bahrain      0-6 Thailand

Third Place Match
17- 9-98 Bahrain      5-1 South Korea

Final
17- 9-98 Thailand     1-1 Qatar              [aet, 3-2 pen]

Thailand and Qatar qualified for U-17 World Youth Championship in
1999 in New Zealand.

Bahrain play off against Australia (1st in Oceanian U-17 championship 1999)
for a place in New Zealand.

Playoff:
First Leg [Aug 14, Canberra]
Australia         2-1 Bahrain

Second Leg [Aug 27, Manama]
Bahrain           0-1 Australia

[matches originally scheduled for May 22 and Jun 4, but postponed due to 
 disagreements on Asia's places at World Cup 2002; the Bahraini FA claimed
 players could not come for study reasons]

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