1998 MATCHES

INTERCONTINENTAL

24/01/1998, Orlando, Citrus Bowl, 12773
Friendly International
USA                 1 (Roy Wegerle 2')
SWEDEN              0
USA:                Brad Friedel, Mike Burns, Gregg Berhalter, Eddie Pope, Jeff Agoos, 
                    Earnie Stewart, John Harkes, Claudio Reyna, Cobi Jones (Eric Wynalda 46'),
                    Joe-Max Moore (Roy Lassiter 64'), Roy Wegerle (Preki Radosavljevic 64').
Sweden:             Magnus Kihlstedt, Morgan Nilsson, Andreas Jacobsson, Johan Mjallby, 
                    Teddy Lucic, Hans Bergh (Marcus Lantz 76'), Magnus Erlingmark, 
                    Fredrik Ljungberg (Daniel Andersson 76'), Yksel Osmanovski, Erik Wahlstedt
                    (Mats Lilienberg 76'), Mattias Jonsson (Christer Mattiasson 86').
Referee:            Richard Grady (USA).
Coaches:            USA: Steve Sampson.
                    Sweden: Tommy Söderberg.
Cards:              USA: Mike Burns [Y 59'].
                    Sweden: Johan Mjallby [Y 25'], Daniel Andersson [Y 86'].

25/01/1998, Bangkok, 20000
King's Cup
THAILAND            1 (Dusit Chalermsan 25')
EGYPT               1 (Walid Salah El Din 86')
Referee:            
Coaches:            

25/01/1998, Bangkok (Thailand), National Stadium, 15000
King's Cup
SOUTH KOREA         1 (Shin Byung-Ho 85')
DENMARK LEAGUE      2 (Søren Andersen 13', Morten Bisgaard 73')
South Korea:        Seo Dong-Myong, Yoo Sang-Cheol, Choi Young-Il [c], Lee Sang-Heon,
                    Kim Jung-Hyuk (Lee Ki-Hyung 68'), Choi Sung-Yong, Lee Sang-Yoon,
                    Yoon Jung-Hwan (Ko Jong-Soo 38'), Seo Dong-Won (Lee Min-Sung 65'),
                    Choi Yong-Soo, Jin Soon-Jin (Shin Byung-Ho 71').
Denmark League:     Mogens Krogh, Søren Colding, Morten Falch, René Henriksen 
                    (Carsten Hemmingsen 69'), Jens Jessen, Diego Tur, Bjarne Goldbæk,
                    Jesper Thygesen (Morten Bisgaard 56'), Ebbe Sand, Søren Andersen,
                    Claus Thomsen (Lars Brøgger 75').
Referee:            
Coaches:            South Korea: Cha Bum-Keoun.
                    Denmark League: Bo Johansson (Sweden).
Cards:              South Korea: Seo Dong-Won [Y 50'].
                    Denmark League: Morten Falch [Y 6'].
Notes:              Not a full FIFA international.
                    The DBU reports that Erik Bo Andersen came on as a substitute for 
                    Søren Andersen.

27/01/1998, Bangkok (Thailand), National Stadium, 10000
King's Cup
SOUTH KOREA         2 (Choi Yong-Soo 6', Lee Sang-Yoon 42')
EGYPT               0
South Korea:        Seo Dong-Myong, Chang Dae-Il, Choi Young-Il [c], Lee Min-Sung,
                    Lee Ki-Hyung, Kim Tae-Young (Choi Sung-Yong 54'), Yoo Sang-Cheol
                    (Seo Dong-Won 60'), Lee Sang-Yoon, Yang Hyun-Jung (Shin Byung-Ho 33'
                    (Seo Dong-Won 76')), Choi Yong-Soo (Kwak Kyung-Keoun 64'), Jin Soon-Jin.
Egypt:              Esam El-Hadary, Samir Kamouna, Hany Ramzy, Mohammed Youssef, Mohammed Omara,
                    Abdel Zaher El-Sakka, Ahmed Hassan (Osama Nabih 71'), Walid Latif 
                    (Hazem Emam 46'), Yasser Radwan, Yasser Rayyan (Abdel Sabry 46'),
                    Hossam Hassan [c] (Said Saad 81').
Referee:            
Coaches:            South Korea: Cha Bum-Keoun.
                    Egypt: Mahmoud El-Gohary.
Cards:              South Korea: None.
                    Egypt: Ahmed Hassan [Y 16'].

27/01/1998, Bangkok
King's Cup
THAILAND            1 (Thawatchai Damrong-Ongtrakul 40')
DENMARK LEAGUE      0
Thailand:           Sunai Jaidee, Thawatchai Damrong-ongtrakul, Kiatisuk Senamuang,
                    Kanit Atcharayothin, Surachai Jaturapatarapong, [6 missing].
Denmark League:     Peter Kjær, Søren Colding, Morten Falch, René Henriksen 
                    (Lars Brøgger), Jens Jessen (Carsten Hemmingsen), Diego Tur, 
                    Bjarne Goldbæk, Claus Thomsen, Morten Bisgaard, Søren Andersen 
                    (Erik Bo Andersen), Ebbe Sand (Jesper Thygesen).
Referee:            
Coaches:            Thailand: Vittaya Laohakul.
                    Denmark League: Bo Johansson (Sweden).
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

28/01/1998, Tunis, Stade Olympique D. El Manzah, 15000
Friendly International
TUNISIA             0
YUGOSLAVIA          3 (Branko Brnovic 5', Slavisa Jokanovic 73', 78')
Tunisia:            Ali Boumnijel, Khaled Badra, Tarek Thabet, Taoufik Hicheri, Sami Trabelsi,
                    Bechir Sahbani (Ferid Chouchane 60'), Skander Souayah, Zoubeir Beya 
                    (Hassan Gabsi 46'), Sirajeddine Chihi, Ziad Tlemçani (Faouzi Rouissi 61'),
                    Mehdi Ben Slimane (Riadh Jelassi 73').
Yugoslavia:         Dragoje Lekovic (Sasa Petrovic 83'), Zoran Mirkovic, Goran Djorovic 
                    (Nisa Saveljic 61'), Slavisa Jokanovic, Miroslav Djukic, Risto Vidakovic, 
                    Branko Brnovic (Ljubinko Drulovic 46'), Vladimir Jugovic 
                    (Miroslav Stevic 80'), Darko Kovacevic (Dejan Govedarica 46'), Albert Nagy,
                    Savo Milosevic (Vladan Lukic 82').
Referee:            Salmi Ossacci (Algeria).
Coaches:            Tunisia: Henryk Kasperczak (Poland).
                    Yugoslavia: Slobodan Santrac.
Cards:              Tunisia: Khaled Badra [Y].
                    Yugoslavia: None.

28/01/1998, Hong Kong, 6000
Carlsberg Cup
NIGERIA             1 (Garba Ahmed 50')
IRAN                0
Nigeria:            Willy Opara, Jero Sapkira, Ganiyu Ajide, Karibe Ojigwe, Kingsley Obiekulu, 
                    Uche Okafor, Henry Onwuzuruiko, Gabriel Okolosi, Otiji Ameachi, 
                    Emmanuel Ebiede, Garba Ahmed. 
Iran:               Ahmadreza Abedzadeh, Medhi Mahdavikia, Naim Saadavi, Mohammed Ali Peyrovani,
                    Ali Reza Mansourian, Hamid Reza Estili, Ali Asghar Modirrousta, 
                    Medhi Pashazadeh, Farhad Falahatzadeh, Mohammad Reza Rezaim,
                    Mehrdad Minavand. 
Referee:            Peter Mikkelsen (Denmark).
Coaches:            Nigeria: Bora Milutinovic (Yugoslavia).
                    Iran:

28/01/1998, Hong Kong, 10000
Carlsberg Cup
HONG KONG LEAGUE    3 (Paul Foster 13', 35', 89')
CHILE               1 (Rodrigo Barrera 6')
Hong Kong League:   Peter Guthrie, Martin Kuhl, Timothy O'Shea, Dmitri Kalkanov, Andrew Clark, 
                    Paul Wood, Gary McKeown (Dean Martin), Joakim Grandelius, Kevin Hunt, 
                    Paul Foster, Dale Tempest.
Chile:              Nelson Tapia, Fernando Cornejo (Paolo Vivar 71'), Pedro Reyes, Javier Margas,
                    Francisco Rojas, Rodrigo Valenzuela (Manuel Neira 78'), Clarence Acuña, 
                    Pablo Galdames, José Luis Sierra, Rodrigo Barrera, Claudio Núñez 
                    (Juan Carreño 66').
Referee:            Hugh Dallas (Scotland).
Coaches:            Hong Kong League: Sebastião Pereira ().
                    Chile: Nelson Acosta (Uruguay).
Cards:              Hong Kong League: Kevin Hunt [Y], Dmitri Kalkanov [Y], Dale Tempest [Y].
                    Chile: None.
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

29/01/1998, Bangkok (Thailand)
King's Cup
DENMARK LEAGUE      0
EGYPT               2 (Hassam 47', Diego Tur 49' OG)
Denmark League:     Mogens Krogh, Søren Colding, Morten Falch, Carsten Hemmingsen 
                    (René Henriksen), Jens Jessen, Diego Tur (Morten Bisgaard), 
                    Bjarne Goldbæk (Lars Brøgger), Claus Thomsen, Ole Bjur 
                    (Jesper Thygesen), Erik Bo Andersen (Søren Andersen), Ebbe Sand.
Egypt:
Referee:            
Coaches:            
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

29/01/1998, Kingston, 15000
Friendly International
JAMAICA             0
SWEDEN              0
Jamaica:            Warren Barrett, Steve Malcolm (Chris Dawes 67'), Linval Dixon, Durrent Brown,
                    Ian Goodison, Ricardo Gardner, Peter Cargill (Gregory Messam 81'), 
                    Fitzroy Simpson, Theodore Whitmore, Andy Williams (Onandi Lowe 78'), 
                    Paul Hall .
Sweden:             Haican Svenson, Mikael Gustavsson, Yksel Osmanoski (Hans Bergh 55'),
                    Jozo Matovac, Johan Mjallby, Morgan Nillson, Daniel Anderson, Marcus Lantz,
                    Daniel Tjernstrom (Frederik Ljungberg 61'), Mats Lilienberg, 
                    Christer Mattiasson (Mattias Johnsson 77').
Referee:            Ramesh Ramdhan (Trinidad/Tobago)
Coaches:            Jamaica: René Simoes (Brazil).
                    Sweden: Tommy Söderberg.

31/01/1998, Bangkok
King's Cup
THAILAND            0
DENMARK LEAGUE      3 (Jesper Thygesen 37', Lars Brøgger 46', Søren Andersen 81')
Thailand:
Denmark League:     Peter Kjær, Søren Colding, Per Nielsen (Morten Falch), 
                    René Henriksen, Jens Jessen, Claus Thomsen (Carsten Hemmingsen), 
                    Jesper Thygesen, Lars Brøgger (Bjarne Goldbæk), Ole Bjur 
                    (Morten Bisgaard), Søren Andersen, Erik Bo Andersen (Ebbe Sand).
Referee:            
Coaches:            

31/01/1998, Bangkok (Thailand), National Stadium, 4000
King's Cup
SOUTH KOREA         1 (Choi Yong-Soo 48')
EGYPT               1 (Hossam Hassan 1')
South Korea won 5-4 on penalties.
South Korea:        Seo Dong-Myong, Chang Dae-Il, Choi Young-Il [c], Lee Min-Sung, Lee Ki-Hyung
                    (Kim Jung-Hyuk 46'), Yoo Sang-Cheol (Lee Sang-Heon 46'), Yoon Jung-Hwan,
                    Kim Tae-Young (Choi Sung-Yong 71'), Ko Jong-Soo (Yang Hyun-Jung 46'),
                    Choi Yong-Soo, Jin Soon-Jin (Kwak Kyung-Keoun 78').
Egypt:              Nader El-Sayed, Mohammed Omara, Hany Ramzy, Samir Kamouna, Abdel El-Sakka,
                    Mohammed Youssef, Abdel Sabry, Yasser Radwan, Tarek Mostafa 
                    (Yasser Rayyan 85'), Hossam Hassan [c], Hazem Emam.
Referee:            
Coaches:            South Korea: Cha Bum-Keoun.
                    Egypt: Mahmoud El-Gohary.
Cards:              South Korea: Jin Soon-Jin [Y 40'], Lee Min-Sung [Y 93'].
                    Egypt: Yasser Radwan [Y 2'], Abdel El-Sakka [Y 79'], Mohammed Omara [Y 87'].
Penalties:          1-0 Choi Yong-Soo, 1-1 Hany Ramzy, 2-1 Kim Jung-Hyuk, 2-2 Yasser Radwan,
                    3-2 Choi Young-Il, 3-3 Mohammed Youssef, 4-3 Lee Min-Sung, 4-4 Abdel Sabry,
                    5-4 Chang Dae-Il, 5-4 Hossam Hassan (save).

31/01/1998, Hong Kong, 31000
Carlsberg Cup
IRAN                1 (Mehdi Mahdavikia 21')
CHILE               1 (Manuel Neira 6')
Iran won 4-2 on penalties.
Iran:               Ahmedreza Abedzadeh, Mehdi Mahdavikia, Naim Saadavi, Mohammad Khakpour,
                    Sirous Dinmohammadi (Farhad Majidi), Ali Asghar Modir Rousta 
                    (Ali Sayed Mousavi), Mehdi Pashazadeh, Farshad Falahatzadeh, M.Reza, 
                    Hamid Reza Estili (Daryoush Yazdani), Mehrdad Minavand.
Chile:              Marcelo Ramírez; Jorge Gómez, Ronald Fuentes, Luis Fuentes, Rafael Olarra;
                    Nelson Parraguez, Moisés Villarroel, Paolo Vivar (Clarence Acuña),
                    Marcelo Vega (José Luis Sierra), Juan Carreño (Rodrigo Barrera), 
                    Manuel Neira.
Referee:            Peter Mikkelsen (Denmark).
Coaches:            Iran: Tomislav Ivić (Croatia).
                    Chile: Nelson Acosta (Uruguay). 
Penalties:          Iran: Mohammad Khakpour, Mehdi Mahdavikia, Farshad Falahatzadeh, 
                          Ahmedreza Abedzadeh, Mehdi Pashazadeh (miss).
                    Chile: Nelson Parraguez, Rodrigo Barrera, José Luis Sierra (miss), 
                           Rafael Olarra (miss).
Notes:              Referee also reported as Hugh Dallas (Scotland).
                    Order of penalty-takers unknown. Also, some of the misses could be saves.

31/01/1998, Hong Kong, 33000
Carlsberg Cup
NIGERIA             2 (Samson Siasia 61', Patrick Pascal 87')
HONG KONG LEAGUE    0
Nigeria:            Willy Opara, Jero Shakpoke, Ganiyu Ajide, Ajibade Babalade
                    (Kingsley Obiekwu), Uche Okafor, Karibe Ojigwe, Emmanuel Ebiede,
                    Henry Onwuzurike, Ahmed Garbo, Samson Siasia (Patrick Pascal),
                    Gabriel Okolosi.
Referee:            
Coaches:            Nigeria: Bora Milutinović (Yugoslavia).
                    Hong Kong League: Sebastião Pereira ().
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

03/02/1998, Miami (USA), Orange Bowl, 43754
CONCACAF Gold Cup
BRAZIL              0
JAMAICA             0
Brazil:             Taffarel, Zé Maria, Júnior Baiano, Gonçalves (César 83'),
                    Mauro Silva, Júnior, Edmundo, Flávio Conceição, Zinho, Denílson,
                    Romário.
Jamaica:            Warren Barrett, Frank Sinclair, Linval Dixon, Durrent Brown, Ian Goodison,
                    Ricardo Gardner, Peter Cargill, Fitzroy Simpson, Theodore Whitmore, 
                    Deon Burton (Marcus Gayle 67'), Paul Hall.
Referee:            Esfandiar Baharmast (USA).
Coaches:            Brazil: Mario Zagallo.
                    Jamaica: René Simoes (Brazil).
Cards:              Brazil: César [Y 83'], Júior Baiano [R 90+'].
                    Jamaica: Ricardo Gardner [Y 6'], Ian Goodison [Y 57'], Peter Cargill [Y 67'],
                             Theodore Whitmore [Y 78'].

04/02/1998, Auckland, Ericsson Stadium, 8000
Friendly International
NEW ZEALAND         0
CHILE               0
New Zealand:        Jason Batty, Ivan Vicelich, Danny Hay, Gavin Wilkinson, Mark Atkinson,
                    Jonathan Perry (Scott Smith 76'), Mark Foy, Tinoi Christie, Chris Zoricich, 
                    Vaughan Coveny (Paul Urlovic 84'), Heremaia Ngata (Kris Bouckenooghe 70').
Chile:              Marcelo Ramírez, Ronald Fuentes, Pedro Reyes, Javier Margas, 
                    Moisés Villaroel (Fernando Cornejo 70'), Clarence Acuña, 
                    Nelson Parraguez (Pablo Galdames 54'), Francisco Rojas, Marcelo Vega 
                    (José Luis Sierra 63'), Manuel Neira, Rodrigo Barrera 
                    (Claudio Núñez 70').
Referee:            Brian Precious (New Zealand).
Coaches:            New Zealand: Joe McGrath.
                    Chile: Nelson Acosta (Uruguay).

05/02/1998, Miami (USA), Orange Bowl, 17842
CONCACAF Gold Cup
BRAZIL              1 (Romário 79')
GUATEMALA           1 (Juan Carlos Plata 90')
Brazil:             Taffarel, Zé Maria (Russo 63'), Júnior Baiano, César, Mauro Silva,
                    Gonçalves, Mauro Silva, Edmundo (Élber 60'), Zinho, 
                    Denílson, Romário.
Guatemala:          Edgar Estrada, Erick Miranda, Nelson Caceres, Germán Ruano, Jorge Pérez
                    (Julio Gíron 46'), Iván León (Engelbert Herrera 70'), Juan Carlos Plata,
                    Claudio Rojas, Juan Manuel Funes, Martín Machón, Everaldo Valencia
                    (Guillermo Ramírez 67').
Referee:            Ramesh Ramdhan (Trinidad/Tobago).
Coaches:            Brazil: Mario Zagallo.
                    Guatemala: Miguel Brindisi.
Cards:              Brazil: César [Y 81].
                    Guatemala: Juan Carlos Plata [Y 44'], Germán Ruano [Y 45+'], 
                               Engelbert Herrera [Y 77'], Iván León [Y 78'].

07/02/1998, Melbourne, Olympic Park, 12000
Friendly International
AUSTRALIA           0
CHILE               1 (Clarence Acuña 19')
Australia:          Zeljko Kalac, Fausto de Amicis (Goran Lozanovski 46'), Robert Hooker,
                    Milan Ivanovic, Alex Tobin, Steve Horvat, Ernie Tapai (Brett Emerton 75'),
                    Paul Bilokapic (Troy Halpin 46'), Paul Trimboli (Abbas Saad 63'),
                    Gabriel Mendez (Kris Trajanovski 63'), John Markovski
Chile:              Nelson Tapia, Pedro Reyes, Ronald Fuentes, Javier Margas, Francisco Rojas,
                    Pablo Galdames (Fernando Cornejo 65'), Clarence Acuña, Nelson Parraguez,
                    José Luis Sierra (Marcelo Vega 82'), Juan Carreño (Manuel Neira 78'), 
                    Rodrigo Barrera (Jorge Gómez 87').
Referee:            Gerard Connolly (Australia).
Coaches:            Australia: Terry Venables (England).
                    Chile: Nelson Acosta (Uruguay).
Cards:              Australia: Goran Lovanovski [R 77'].
                    Chile: Pedro Reyes [R 84'].

07/02/1998, Auckland, Ericsson Stadium, 15000
Friendly International
NEW ZEALAND         0
SOUTH KOREA         1 (Choi Yong-Soo 1')
New Zealand:        Jason Batty, Chris Zoricich (Shaun Douglas 38'), Ivan Vicelich, 
                    Jonathan Perry, Mark Poy (Scott Smith 80'), Harry Ngata (Chris Vouken 66'),
                    Danny Hay, Gavin Wilkinson, Mark Atkinson, Vaughan Coveny (Noah Hickey 87'),
                    Tonoi Christi.
South Korea:        Seo Dong-Myong, Chang Dae-Il, Choi Young-Il [c], Lee Min-Sung 
                    (Yoon Jung-Hwan 40'), Lee Sang-Yoon (Kim Tae-Young 46'), Kim Jung-Hyuk 
                    (Lee Ki-Hyung 61'), Yoo Sang-Cheol, Yang Hyun-Jung (Jin Soon-Jin 46'),
                    Ko Jong-Soo, Choi Yong-Soo, Seo Dong-Won (Kwak Kyung-Keoun 75').
Referee:            
Coaches:            New Zealand: Joe McGrath.
                    South Korea: Cha Bum-Keoun.
Cards:              New Zealand: None.
                    South Korea: Lee Sang-Heon [Y 31'].
Notes:              Not a full FIFA international.
                    Attendance also reported as 2500.

08/02/1998, Asunción, 25000
Friendly International
PARAGUAY            4 (Miguel Benítez 25', Francisco Arce 27', Celso Ayala 74', 
                       Virgilio Ferreira 82')
POLAND              0
Paraguay:           José Luis Chilavert (Ruben Ruiz Díaz 89'), Celso Ayala, Carlos Gamarra 
                    (Pedro Sarabia 89'), Catalino Rivarola, Francisco Arce, Edgar Aguilera, 
                    Julio Enciso, Denis Caniza, José Cardoso (Virgilio Ferreira 68'), 
                    Miguel Benítez, Carlos Morales Santos (Arístides Rojas 68').
Poland:             Grzegorz Szamotulski, Mirosław Szymkowiak (Marcin Zając 63'), 
                    Tomasz Łapiński [c], Tomasz Kłos, Radosław Michalski, 
                    Krzysztof Bukalski, Krzysztof Nowak (Sylwester Czereszewski 58'), 
                    Radosław Kałużny, Tomasz Sokołowski (Dariusz Gęsior 58'),
                    Cezary Kucharski (Arkadiusz Bąk 41'), Marek Saganowski (Mariusz Piekarski 71').
Referee:            Ángel Osvaldo Sánchez (Argentina).
Coaches:            Paraguay: Paolo César Carpeggiani (Brazil).
                    Poland: Janusz Wójcik.
Note:               José Luis Chilavert saved a penalty by Mariusz Piekarski at 89'.

08/02/1998, Los Angeles (USA), Coliseum, 55027
CONCACAF Gold Cup
EL SALVADOR         0
BRAZIL              4 (Edmundo 7', Romário 19', Élber 87', 89')
El Salvador:        Alvaro Alfaro, Leonel Cárcamo (William Renderos 46'), Nelson Rojas,
                    Vladan Vicevic, Jorge Rodríguez, José Rivera 
                    (Washington De la Cruz 59'), Carlos Castro, Wilfredo Sanabria, 
                    Ronald Cerritos (Jorge González 68'), José Cienfuegos, Israel Castro.
Brazil:             Taffarel, Zé Maria (Russo 78'), Gonçalves, Júnior, 
                    Marcos Assunção, Mauro Silva, Flávio Conceição, Zinho, 
                    Denílson (Sérgio Manoel 30'), Edmundo (Élber 80'), Romário.
Referee:            Rodrigo Badilla (Costa Rica).
Coaches:            El Salvador: Kiril Dojcinovski ().
                    Brazil: Mario Zagallo.
Cards:              El Salvador: Carlos Castro Borja [Y 73'], Jorge Rodríguez [Y 84'].
                    Brazil: Edmundo [Y 76'].
Note:               Brazil's 30' substitute also reported as Doriva.

10/02/1998, Los Angeles, Coliseum, 12298
CONCACAF Gold Cup
USA                 1 (Preki Radosavljevic 65')
BRAZIL              0
USA:                Kasey Keller, Mike Burns, Eddie Pope, Alexi Lalas, Jeff Agoos, 
                    Frankie Hejduk, John Harkes, Cobi Jones, Joe-Max Moore, Roy Wegerle 
                    (Preki Radosavljevik 60'), Eric Wynalda (Brian McBride 81').
Brazil:             Taffarel, Zé Maria, Júnior Baiano, Gonçalves, Mauro Silva (Doriva 7'),
                    Júnior, Edmundo, Flávio Conceição (Marcos Assunção 71'), Zinho,
                    Romário, Sérgio Manoel (Élber 78').
Referee:            Ali Bujsaim (UAE).
Coaches:            USA: Steve Sampson.
                    Brazil: Mario Zagallo.
Cards:              USA: John Harkes [Y 30'].
                    Brazil: None.

11/02/1998, Sydney, Sydney Football Stadium, 9823
Friendly International
AUSTRALIA           1 (Ernie Tapai 39')
SOUTH KOREA         0
Australia:          Jason Petkovic, Alex Tobin [c], Steve Horvat, Fausto de Amicis, Mark Babic,
                    Brett Emerton, Paul Trimboli (Gabriel Mendez 76'), Kris Trajanovski 
                    (John Markovski 76'), Troy Halpin, Abbas Saad (Paul Bilokapic 89'),
                    Ernie Tapai.
South Korea:        Seo Dong-Myong, Kim Jung-Hyuk (Lee Ki-Hyung 66'), Kim Tae-Young 
                    (Lee Sang-Heon 85'), Choi Young-Il [c], Lee Min-Sung (Choi Sung-Yong 63'),
                    Chang Dae-Il, Yoo Sang-Cheol, Yoon Jung-Hwan (Seo Dong-Won 71'), Ko Jong-Soo,
                    Choi Yong-Soo, Jin Soon-Jin (Kwak Kyung-Keoun 46').
Referee:            Brett Hugo (Australia).
Coaches:            Australia: Terry Venables (England).
                    South Korea: Cha Bum-Keoun.
Cards:              Australia: Mark Babic [Y 54'].
                    South Korea: Lee Min-Sung [Y 34'], Choi Young-Il [Y 61'], 
                                 Yoon Jung-Hwan [Y 69'].

11/02/1998, London, Wembley, 65228
Friendly International
ENGLAND             0
CHILE               2 (Marcelo Salas 44', 78' pen)
England:            Nigel Martyn, Gary Neville, Sol Campbell, David Batty (Paul Ince 62'), 
                    Tony Adams [c], Phil Neville (Graeme Le Saux 46'), Robert Lee, Nicky Butt,
                    Teddy Sheringham (Alan Shearer 62'), Dion Dublin, Michael Owen.
Chile:              Nelson Tapia, Ronald Fuentes, Pedro Reyes, Javier Margas, Moisés Villaroel,
                    Nelson Parraguez, Clarence Acuña, Francisco Rojas, José Luis Sierra 
                    (Rodrigo Valenzuela 88'), Rodrigo Barrera (Juan Carreño 77'), Marcelo Salas.
Referee:            Ryszard Wójcik (Poland).
Coaches:            England: Glenn Hoddle.
                    Chile: Nelson Acosta (Uruguay).
Cards:              England: Paul Ince [Y].
                    Chile: Marcelo Salas [Y].

14/02/1998, Los Angeles (USA), Coliseum, 91255
CONCACAF Gold Cup
BRAZIL              1 (Romário 77')
JAMAICA             0
Brazil:             Taffarel, Zé Maria (Marcio Assunção 73'), Júnior Baiano 
                    (César 61'), Gonçalves, Júnior, Edmundo, Flávio Conceição,
                    Zinho, Romário, Doriva, Élber (Donizetti 72')
Jamaica:            Warren Barrett, Stephen Malcolm, Linval Dixon, Onandi Lowe 
                    (Christopher Dawes 46'), Ian Goodison, Fitzroy Simpson, Peter Cargill 
                    (Theodore Whitmore 73'), Frank Sinclair (Ricardo Gardner 31'), 
                    Andrew Williams, Deon Burton, Paul Hall.
Referee:            Ali Bujsaim (UAE).
Coaches:            Brazil: Mario Zagallo.
                    Jamaica: René Simoes (Brazil).
Cards:              Brazil: Zinho [Y 85'].
                    Jamaica: Stephen Malcolm [Y 11'], Onandi Lowe [Y 24'], Deon Burton [Y 49'].
Note:               Brazil's 61' substitute also reported as Augusto, and 72' substitute also 
                    reported as Candido.

15/02/1998, Adelaide, Hindmarsh Stadium, 9541
Friendly International
AUSTRALIA           0
JAPAN               3 (Hidetoshi Nakata 6' pen, Takashi Hirano 66', 70')
Australia:          Zeljko Kalac, Milan Ivanovic [c], Alex Tobin, Dominic Longo 
                    (Steve Horvat 46'), Fausto de Amicis, Brett Emerton, Kris Trajanovski,
                    Troy Halpin, Ernie Tapai (Goran Lozanovski 84'), John Markovski 
                    (Gabriel Mendez 46' (Paul Trimboli 64')), Abbas Saad.
Japan:              Seigou Narazaki, Masami Ihara [c], Yutaka Akita, Akira Narahashi, 
                    Toshihiro Hattori, Motohiro Yamaguchi, Hidetoshi Nakata, Hiroshi Nanami 
                    (Tadashi Nakamura 71'), Tadatoshi Masuda (Takashi Hirano 64'), Shoji Jo 
                    (Wagner Lopes 64'), Atsushi Yanagisawa.
Referee:            Mark Shield (Australia).
Coaches:            Australia: Terry Venables (England).
                    Japan: Takeshi Okada.
Cards:              Australia: Fausto de Amicis [R 6'].
                    Japan: Motohiro Yamaguchi [Y, YR 79'].

18/02/1998, Muscat, 10000
Friendly International
OMAN                0
GERMANY             2 (Jürgen Kohler 27', Jörg Heinrich 63')
Oman:               Awad Subait, Mohammed Zayid, Akram Habrish, Farid Ali, Ali Saeed, 
                    Abdul Aziz Hadeed (Hashem Saleh 86'), Abdullah Hamdan, Rashid Abdullah 
                    (Mubarak 77'), Mohamed Hashem Khamis, Khalid Jassim (Salim 58'), 
                    Hani Dhabit (Ahmed Ali 46').
Germany:            Andreas Köpke (Jens Lehmann 46'), Jürgen Kohler, Christian Wörns, 
                    Olaf Thon, Lars Ricken (Andreas Möller 46'), Sven Kmetsch (Stefan Reuter 46'),
                    Jens Jeremies, Jörg Heinrich, Thomas Häßler, Oliver Bierhoff, Ulf Kirsten.
Referee:            Ali Al-Shaikh Al-Setri (Bahrain).
Coaches:            Germany: Hans-Hubert 'Berti' Vogts.
Cards:              None.

19/02/1998, Mendoza, Malvinas Argentinas, 23715
Friendly International (Banco de Mendoza Cup)
ARGENTINA           2 (Nelson Vivas 9', Roberto Ayala 52')
ROMANIA LEAGUE      1 (Radu Niculescu 81')
Argentina:          Germán Burgos, Roberto Ayala, José Chamot, Nelson Vivas, 
                    Leonardo Astrada (Gustavo Zapata 73'), Hernán Díaz, Marcelo Gallardo 
                    (Marcelo Delgado 73'), Diego Simeone, Juan Sebastián Verón,
                    Hernán Crespo, Ariel Ortega.
Romania League:     Florian Prunea (Răzvan Lucescu 83'), Christian Dulca, Adrian Matei,
                    Vasile Popa, Stelian Carabaş, Daniel Iftodi (Daniel Pancu 65'),
                    Dănuţ Lupu, Lucian Marinescu (Florin Axinia 83'), 
                    Ştefan Nanu, Marius Lăcătuş (Daniel Florea 57'), Radu Niculescu.
Referee:            Guido Aros (Chile).
Coaches:            Argentina: Daniel Passarella.
                    Romania: Florin Martin.
Note:               This match is a full FIFA international, and is considered a full 
                    international by Argentina, but not by Romania.

21/02/1998, Miami, Orange Bowl, 20379
Friendly International
USA                 0
NETHERLANDS         2 (Ronald de Boer 1', Clarence Seedorf 46')
USA:                Kasey Keller, Mike Burns, Alexi Lalas, Jeff Agoos, John Harkes, 
                    Jovan Kirovski (Eric Wynalda 62'), Claudio Reyna, Joe-Max Moore, Earnie Stewart,
                    Roy Wegerle (Cobi Jones 46'), Preki Radosavljevic (Roy Lassiter 62').
Netherlands:        Edwin van der Sar, Michael Reiziger, Jaap Stam (Winston Bogarde 46'),
                    Frank de Boer, Arthur Numan, Aron Winter (Marc Overmars 46'), 
                    Clarence Seedorf, Wim Jonk, Philip Cocu, Michael Mols 
                    (Pierre van Hooijdonk 73'), Ronald de Boer.
Referee:            Beniot Archundia Tellez (Mexico).
Coaches:            USA: Steve Sampson.
                    Netherlands: Guus Hiddink.
Cards:              USA: Joe-Max Moore [Y], John Harkes [Y], Alexi Lalas [Y].
                    Netherlands: Jaap Stam [Y], Michael Reiziger [Y].

22/02/1998, Kingston, 20000
Friendly International
JAMAICA             2 (Ian Goodison 37', Andrew Williams 40')
NIGERIA             2 (Rashidi Yekini 34', Samson Siasia 77')
Jamaica:            Aaron Lawrence, Ian Goodison, Linval Dixon, Christopher Dawes, Dean Sewell
                    (Steve Green), Ricardo Gardener, Peter Cargill, Fitzroy Simpson, 
                    Andrew Williams (Walter Boyd), Paul Hall, Deon Burton (Onandi Lowe).
Nigeria:            Abiodun Baruwa, Jero Shakpore, Benedict Iroha (Ganiyu Ajide), 
                    Uchenna Okafor, Kingsley Obiekwu (Ajibade Babalade), Sunday Adu, 
                    Gabriel Okolosi (Samson Siasia), Henry Onwuzurike, Ahmed Garba, 
                    Rashidi Yekini, Emmanuel Ebiede (James Obiorah).
Referee:            
Coaches:            Jamaica: René Simoes (Brazil).
                    Nigeria: Bora Milutinovic (Yugoslavia).

22/02/1998, Riyadh, 17000
Friendly International
SAUDI ARABIA        0
GERMANY             3 (Andreas Möller 19', Thomas Helmer 72', Olaf Marschall 90')
Saudi Arabia:       Al-Sadiq, Shilaih, Jameel, Anwar, Suliman, Suwaid, Mater (Al-Dossari 69'),
                    Khamis Al-Owairan, Musaad (Saleh 69'), Abdulghani, Sami Al-Jaber 
                    (Said Al-Owairan 69').
Germany:            Andreas Köpke, Olaf Thon (Jens Nowotny 46'), Jürgen Kohler,
                    Thomas Linke, Mario Basler (Thomas Häßler 57'), Dietmar Hamann,
                    Thomas Helmer, Michael Tarnat, Andreas Möller, Oliver Bierhoff
                    (Fredi Bobic 46'), Ulf Kirsten (Olaf Marschall 46').
Referee:            Sultan Mjalli Khamis (Bahrain).
Coaches:            Saudi Arabia: Carlos Alberto Parreira (Brazil).
                    Germany: Hans-Hubert 'Berti' Vogts.
Cards:              Saudi Arabia: Jameel [Y].
                    Germany: Olaf Thon [Y].
Note:               Germany's first goal-scorer also reported as Oliver Bierhoff.

24/02/1998, Mar Del Plata, Estadio José María Minella, 35000
Friendly International
ARGENTINA           3 (Hernán Crespo 45' pen, 85', 89')
YUGOSLAVIA          1 (Anto Drobnjak 78')
Argentina:          Germán Burgos (Pablo Cavallero 90+'), Hernán Díaz, Roberto Ayala,
                    José Chamot, Eduardo Berizzo, Juan Sebastián Verón, Leonardo Astrada, 
                    Diego Simeone, Marcelo Gallardo, Ariel Ortega, Hernán Crespo.
Yugoslavia:         Ivica Kralj, Bratislav Zivkovic, Slobodan Komljenovic, Dejan Stefanovic, 
                    Nisa Saveljic, Aleksandar Kristic, Miroslav Stevic, Zoran Njegus 
                    (Miroslav Savic 74'), Nenad Grodzic (Ivan Tomic 58'), Zoran Rankovic 
                    (Djordje Svetlicic 58'), Anto Drobnjak (Aleksandar Jovic 82').
Referee:            Ubaldo Aquino (Paraguay).
Coaches:            Argentina: Daniel Passarella.
                    Yugoslavia: Slobodan Santrac.
Cards:              Argentina: Diego Simeone [Y], Leonardo Astrada [Y].
                    Yugoslavia: Bratislav Zivkovic [Y], Miroslav Stevic [Y].

24/02/1998, Miami (USA), Orange Bowl, 17077
Friendly International
MEXICO              2 (Francisco Palencia 65', Alberto García Aspe 73' pen)
NETHERLANDS         3 (Patrick Kluivert 15', 19', Wim Jonk 21')
Mexico:             Ricardo Martínez, Héctor López, Francisco Gabriel de Anda, 
                    Isaac Terrazas, Sigifredo Mercado (Noe Zarate 64'), Germán Villa, 
                    Enrique Alfaro, Alberto García Aspe, Marcelino Bernal [c] 
                    (Francisco Palencia 64'), Javier Lozano (Cuauhtémoc Blanco 43'), 
                    Manuel Abundis.
Netherlands:        Ed de Goey, Aron Winter, Frank de Boer, Winston Bogarde (Ernest Faber 57'), 
                    Arthur Numan, Clarence Seedorf, Ronald de Boer (Michael Reiziger 46'),
                    Wim Jonk (Marc Overmars 46'), Philip Cocu, Michael Mols 
                    (Pierre van Hooijdonk 46'), Patrick Kluivert (Boudewijn Zenden 73').
Referee:            Brian Hall (USA).
Coaches:            Netherlands:
                    Mexico: Manuel Lapuente.
Cards:              Mexico: Alberto García Aspe [Y].
                    Netherlands: Guus Hiddink.
Note:               Some sources say this was a Mexico B team, although the match is considered
                    a full international by FIFA, and Netherlands.

25/02/1998, Bruxelles, Roi Baudouin, 15894
Friendly International
BELGIUM             2 (Nico Van Kerckhoven 23', 59')
USA                 0
Belgium:            Filip De Wilde, Eric Deflandre, Lorenzo Staelens, Gordan Vidovic, 
                    Philippe Léonard (Vital Borkelmans 65'), Franky Van der Elst 
                    (Emmanuel Karagiannis 55'), Marc Wilmots (Johan Walem 46'), Emile Mpenza 
                    (Gert Verheyen 55'), Luc Nilis (Robert Peeters 84'), Danny Boffin, 
                    Nico Van Kerckhoven.
USA:                Kasey Keller, Marcelo Balboa, Jeff Agoos, Alexi Lalas, Earnie Stewart,
                    John Harkes, Mike Burns, Claudio Reyna, Cobi Jones (Chris Henderson 63'), 
                    Eric Wynalda (Brian McBride 63'), Roy Lassiter (Preki Radosavljevic 58').
Referee:            Philippe Kalt (France).
Coaches:            Belgium: George Leekens.
                    USA: Steve Sampson.
Cards:              Belgium: none.
                    USA: Earnie Stewart [Y 25'], Claudio Reyna [Y 80']

10/03/1998, Buenos Aires, Vélez Sarsfield, 21291
Friendly International
ARGENTINA           2 (Gabriel Batistuta 36', Claudio López 86')
BULGARIA            0
Argentina:          Pablo Cavallero, Roberto Ayala (Eduardo Berizzo 77'), José Chamot, 
                    Gustavo Lombardi, Héctor Pineda, Rodolfo Cardoso, Marcelo Gallardo 
                    (Sergio Berti 46'), Juan Sebastián Verón, Gustavo Miguel Zapata, 
                    Gabriel Batistuta (Marcelo Delgado 65'), Claudio López.
Bulgaria:           Zdravko Zdravkov, Radostin Kishishev, Ivailo Petkov, Zlatko Yankov,
                    Ivailo Yordanov, Krassimir Balakov, Ilia Gruev, Hristo Stoichkov 
                    (Emil Kostadinov 46'), Svetoslav Todorov (Yordan Lechkov 46'), 
                    Marian Hristov (Hristo Yovov 85'), Lyuboslav Penev.
Referee:            Gustavo Méndez (Uruguay).
Coaches:            Argentina: Daniel Passarella.
                    Bulgaria: Hristo Bonev.
Cards:              Argentina:
                    Bulgaria: Emil Kostadinov [R 73'].

14/03/1998, San Diego, Qualcomm Stadium, 15253
Friendly International
USA                 2 (Chad Deering 21', Marcelo Balboa 50')
PARAGUAY            2 (Denis Caniza 15', Francisco Arce 75'pen)
USA:                Juergen Sommer, Mike Burns, Alexi Lalas, Marcelo Balboa, Greg Vanney, 
                    Frankie Hejduk, Mike Sorber (Joe-Max Moore 46'), Chad Deering, Cobi Jones, 
                    David Wagner (Brian Maisonneuve 64'), Eric Wynalda (Preki Radosavljevic 74').
Paraguay:           Ruben Ruiz Diaz, Francisco Arce, Catalino Rivarola, Carlos Gamarra, 
                    Celso Ayala, Roberto Acuña, Julio César Enciso, Edgar Aguilera 
                    (Julio Yegros 56), Denis Caniza, Richart Báez (Thomas González 14), 
                    Miguel Benítez (Carlos Santos 88). 
Referee:            Leon Padro Borja (Mexico).
Coaches:            USA: Steve Sampson.
                    Paraguay: Paulo César Carpeggiani (Brazil).
Cards:              USA: Joe-Max Moore [Y 66'], Greg Vanney [Y 76'].
                    Paraguay: Celso Ayala [Y 66'], Ruben Ruiz Diaz [Y 76'], Julio Yegros [Y 90+'].

18/03/1998, Ciudad de México, Azteca, 95000
Friendly International
MEXICO              1 (Francisco Gabriel de Anda 67')
PARAGUAY            1 (Miguel Benítez 62')
Mexico:             Jorge Campos, Pavel Pardo, Héctor López, Francisco Gabriel de Anda,
                    Isaac Terrazas (Salvador Carmona 59'), Germán Villa (Marcelino Bernal 46'), 
                    Braulio Luna, Alberto García Aspe (J.Manuel Abundis 46'), Cuauhtémoc Blanco
                    (Enrique Alfaro 75'), Hugo Sánchez (Luis García 1' (Juan F. Palencia 57')),
                    Luis Hernández. 
Paraguay:           Ruben Ruíz Díaz, Francisco Arce, Carlos Gamarra, Catalino Rivarola,
                    Celso Ayala (Pedro Sarabia 19'), Roberto Acuña, Julio César Enciso, 
                    Edgar Aguilera, Denis Ramón Caniza (Gabriel González 46'), Miguel Benítez,
                    José Cardozo.
Referee:            Ronald Gutiérrez (Costa Rica).
Coaches:            Mexico: Manuel Lapuente.
                    Paraguay: Paulo César Carpeggiani (Brazil).

24/03/1998, Beirut, 5000
Friendly International
LEBANON             0
GERMANY U21         7 (Uwe Ehlers 14', 43', Michael Ballack 27', 36', 50', 
                       Christian Fährmann 70', Markus Schroth 90')
Lebanon:
Germany U21:        Simon Jentzsch (Christian Fiedler 46'), Frank Baumann, Markus Reiter 
                    (Marcell Fensch 46'), Frank Wiblishauser (Marco Reich 46'), Uwe Ehlers, 
                    Michael Ballack, Thomas Cichon (Christian Fährmann 55'), Torsten Frings
                    (Frank Gerster 55'), Andreas Neuendorf, Thomas Brdaric, Markus Schroth.
Referee:            Dirar Al-Tamimi (Jordan).
Coaches:            Lebanon:
                    Germany U21: Johannes Löhr.
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

25/03/1998, Bogotá, Estadio El Campín, 25000
Friendly International
COLOMBIA            0
YUGOSLAVIA          0
Colombia:           Oscar Córdoba, José Fernando Santa, Jorge Bermúdez, Ever Palacios,
                    John Wilmar Perez, Jorge Bolaño, Mauricio Serna, Freddy Rincon, 
                    Carlos Valderrama, Alex Comas (Farid Mondragon 26'), Anthony De Ávila 
                    (Faustino Asprilla 46').
Yugoslavia:         Ivica Kralj, Zoran Mirkovic, Goran Djorovic, Slavisa Jokanovic 
                    (Dejan Govedarica 46'), Miroslav Djukic, Branko Brnovic 
                    (Slobodan Komljenovic 83'), Miroslav Stevic (Anto Drobnjak 82'), 
                    Sinisa Mihajlovic, Savo Milosevic (Vladan Lukic 65'), Predrag Mijatovic, 
                    Ljubinko Drulovic.
Referee:            Byron Moreno (Paraguay).
Coaches:            Colombia: Hernán Darío Gómez.
                    Yugoslavia: Slobodan Santrac.
Cards:              Colombia: Oscar Córdoba [R 26'].
                    Yugoslavia: Goran Djorovic [R 81'], Slobodan Komljenovic [Y].

25/03/1998, Stuttgart, Gottlied-Daimler Stadion, 52803
Friendly International
GERMANY             1 (Ulf Kirsten 65')
BRAZIL              2 (César Sampaio 27', Ronaldo 88')
Germany:            Andreas Köpke, Olaf Thon, Christian Wörns, Jürgen Kohler, 
                    Jörg Heinrich, Dietmar Hamann, Thomas Helmer (Markus Babbel 80'), 
                    Christian Ziege (Michael Tarnat 67'), Andreas Möller, 
                    Jürgen Klinsmann (Ulf Kirsten 46'), Oliver Bierhoff.
Brazil:             Taffarel, Cafu, Júnior Baiano, Aldair, Roberto Carlos, César Sampaio,
                    Dunga, Rivaldo, Denílson (Doriva 80'), Romário (Bebeto 80'), Ronaldo.
Referee:            David Elleray (England).
Coaches:            Germany: Hans-Hubert 'Berti' Vogts.
                    Brazil: Mario Zagallo.
Cards:              Germany: Christian Ziege [Y 6'], Dietmar Hamann [Y 8'], Jürgen Kohler [R 35'],
                             Thomas Helmer [Y 76'].
                    Brazil: Dunga [Y 11' YR 57'], Denílson [Y 44'], Júnior Baiano [Y 50'],
                            Roberto Carlos [Y 65'].

25/03/1998, Cardiff, Ninian Park, 13349
Friendly International
WALES               0
JAMAICA             0
Wales:              Paul Jones, Steve Jenkins, Darren Barnard, Mark Pembridge,
                    Adrian Williams, Chris Coleman, John Oster, Robbie Savage, John Hartson
                    (Simon Haworth 77'), Gary Speed (Paul Trollope 46'), Gareth Taylor
                    (Craig Bellamy 58').
Jamaica:            Aaron Lawrence (Warren Barrett 46'), Steve Malcolm (Dean Sewell 73'),
                    Linval Dixon, Ian Goodison, Christopher Dawes, Ricardo Gardner, 
                    Fitzroy Simpson (Darryl Powell 67'), Robbie Earle (Andrew Williams 59'),
                    Peter Cargill, Paul Hall (Onandi Lowe 76'), Deon Burton (Marcus Gayle 46').
Referee:            Stuart Dougal (Scotland).
Coaches:            Wales: Bobby Gould (England).
                    Jamaica: René Simoes (Brazil).
Cards:              Wales: Chris Coleman [Y].
                    Jamaica: Deon Burton [Y], Onandi Lowe [R 81'].

15/04/1998, Jerusalem, Teddy Kollek, 14000
Friendly International
ISRAEL              2 (Najuan Grayeb 62', Haim Revivo 81')
ARGENTINA           1 (Diego Cagna 77')
Israel:             Rafi Cohen, Alon Harazi (Idan Tal 79'), Ran Ben-Shimon, Arik Benado, 
                    Amir Shelah, Najuan Grayeb, Yossi Abuksis, Eyal Berkovich (Walid Badir 66'),
                    Jan Talesnikov, Alon Mizrahi (Ronen Harazi 46'), Haim Revivo.
Argentina:          Germán Burgos, Gustavo Lombardi (Sergio Berti 66'), Roberto Néstor Sensini, 
                    Pablo Paz, Héctor Mauricio Pineda, Diego Cagna, Matías Almeyda, 
                    Marcelo Gallardo, Rodolfo Cardoso (Ariel Ortega 46'), Gabriel Batistuta, 
                    Claudio López.
Referee:            Costas Kapitanis (Cyprus).
Coaches:            Israel: Shlomo Scharf.
                    Argentina: Daniel Passarella.
Cards:              Israel: Alon Harazi [Y 25'], Yossi Abuksis [Y 44', YR 66'], 
                            Jan Talesnikov [Y 66'].
                    Argentina: None.

15/04/1998, Los Angeles (USA), Memorial Coliseum, 22650
Friendly International
MEXICO              1 (Luis Hernández 76' pen)
PERU                0
Mexico:             Jorge Campos, Pavel Pardo, Duilio Davino (Germán Villa 59'), Claudio Suárez,
                    Joél Sánchez, David Oteo, Paulo César Chávez (Ricardo Peláez 59'),
                    Ramón Ramírez (Juan Francisco Palencia 69'), Alberto García Aspe
                    (Jaime Ordiales 46'), Luis Hernández, Cuauhtémoc Blanco.
Peru:               Oscar Ibañez, Jorge Soto, Miguel Rebosio, Juan Reynoso (Santiago Salazar 46'),
                    Nolberto Solano, Juan Carlos Bazalar (Jorge Huamán 72'), Juan Jayo, 
                    Roberto Palacios, Erick Torres (Julio Penalillo 6'), Roberto Farfán 
                    (David Chévez 46'), Waldir Sáenz.
Referee:            Arturo Angeles (USA).
Coaches:            Mexico: Manuel Lapuente.
                    Peru: Juan Carlos Oblitas.
Note:               It is also reported that Chévez replaced Jayo rather than Farfán.

15/04/1998, Bratislava, Slovan, 1873
Friendly International
SLOVAKIA            0
SOUTH KOREA         0
Slovakia:           Miroslav König, Marian Zeman, Stanislav Varga (Robert Tomaschek 55'),
                    Marek Špilár, Vladimír Kinder, Dušan Tittel, Samuel Slovák 
                    (Tibor Jančula 57'), Szilard Németh (Martin Fabuš 68'), Jozef Majoroš
                    (Igor Bališ 57'), Peter Dubovský, Lubomir Moravčík [c].
South Korea:        Kim Byung-Ji [c], Choi Sung-Yong, Lee Sang-Heon, Kim Tae-Young, Kim Do-Keoun,
                    Noh Jung-Yoon (Ko Jong-Soo 66'), Park Nam-Yeol (Yoon Jung-Hwan 68'),
                    Chang Hyung-Seok, Yoo Sang-Cheol, Choi Yong-Soo, Hwang Seon-Hong.
Referee:            Mirosław Milevski (Poland).
Coaches:            Slovakia: Jozef Jankech.
                    South Korea: Cha Bum-Keoun.
Cards:              Slovakia: Igor Balis [Y 61'].
                    South Korea: Kim Do-Keoun [Y 54'].
Note:               It is also reported that the Slovakian yellow card was for Tomaschek.

18/04/1998, Skopje, 5000
Friendly International
MACEDONIA           2 (Gjorgi Hristov 56', Igor Gjudjelov 88')
SOUTH KOREA         2 (Chang Hyung-Seok 24', Choi Yong-Soo 85')
Macedonia:          Petar Milosevski, Dragan Veselinovski, Esad Colakovic, Ljupco Markovski 
                    (Milan Stojanovski 83'), Memedi Nedzmedin, Ljubodrag Milosevic, 
                    Vlatko Gosev (Igor Gjudjelov 65'), Dzevdet Sainovski (Toni Micevski 87'),
                    Gjorgi Hristov, Viktor Trenevski, Goran Lazarevski. 
South Korea:        Seo Dong-Myong, Chang Dae-Il (Lee Sang-Heon 71'), Kim Tae-Young, 
                    Yoo Sang-Cheol [c], Chang Hyung-Seok (Yoon Jung-Hwan 52' 
                    (Park Nam-Yeol 81')), Choi Sung-Yong, Lee Ki-Hyung, Kim Do-Keoun, 
                    Ko Jong-Soo (Park Byung-Joo 65'), Choi Yong-Soo, Park Keon-Ha 
                    (Hwang Seon-Hong 70'). 
Referee:            Stefan Ormandzhiev (Bulgaria).
Coaches:            Macedonia: Doko Hadzievski.
                    South Korea: Cha Bum-Keoun.
Cards:              Macedonia: Dragan Veselinovski [Y 90'].
                    South Korea: Choi Yong-Soo [Y 62'], Kim Tae-Young [Y, YR 90'].

20/04/1998, Tehran (Iran), Azadi, 60000
LG Cup
MACEDONIA           2 (Georgi Hristov 17', 45')
JAMAICA             1 (Paul Hall 69' pen)
Macedonia:          Petar Milosevski, Dragan Veselinovski (Zoran Vasevski 85'), 
                    Goran Lazarevski, Ljubodrag Milosevic, Ljupco Markovski, Nedzmedin Memedi,
                    Dzevdat Sainovski (Igor Gjudjelov 16'), Viktor Trenevski, Artim Sakiri, 
                    Vlatko Gosev (Kire Grozdanov 46'), Georgi Hristov (Denis Trajkovski 80').
Jamaica:            Warren Barrett, Linval Dixon (Winston Griffiths 13'), Durrant Brown,
                    Ian Goodison (Gregory Messam 78'), Dean Sewell, Peter Cargill, 
                    Christopher Dawes, Andrew Williams, Ricardo Gardner, Oneil McDonald 
                    (Paul Hall 46'), Onandi Lowe (Marcus Gayle 46').
Referee:            Gholam Ali Hamirad (Iran).
Coaches:            Macedonia: Goko Hadjevski.
                    Jamaica: René Simoes (Brazil).

20/04/1998, Tehran, Azadi Stadium, 70000
LG Cup
IRAN                0
HUNGARY             2 (Attila Korsós 15', Béla Illés 57')
Iran:               Ahmadreza Abedzadeh, Mohammed Khakpour, Mohammad Ali Peyravani, 
                    Mehdi Pashazadeh, Nasser Mohamedhani, Hamid Reza Estili 
                    (Sattars Dhamadani 68'), Sirous Dinmohammedi, Ali Reza Mansourian 
                    (Mehdi Mahdavikia 46'), Mehrdad Minavand, Khodadad Azizi, Ali Reza Enamifar 
                    (Ali Reza Akbarpour 46').
Hungary:            Attila Hajdu, Vilmos Sebők, Csaba Fehér (Pál Lakos 88'), János Hrutka, 
                    János Mátyus, Ferenc Szilveszter, Gábor Halmai, Béla Illés, József Sebők 
                    (Zoltán Váczi 70'), Ferenc Horváth (Ottó Vincze 86'), Attila Korsós 
                    (Norbert Tóth 48').
Referee:            Makhmud Al-Rifai (Syria).
Coaches:            Iran: Tomislav Ivić (Croatia).
                    Hungary: Bicskei Bertalan.
Cards:              Iran: None.
                    Hungary: Attila Korsós [Y 40'], János Hrutka [Y 50'], Csaba Fehér [Y 84'].

21/04/1998,
Friendly International
LEBANON             0
YUGOSLAVIA XI       1 (Ivan Vukomanovic)
Referee:            
Coaches:            
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

22/04/1998, Tehran, Azadi Stadium, 100000
LG Cup
IRAN                1 (Mohammad Khakpour 70' pen)
JAMAICA             0
Iran:               Parviz Broumand, Mohammad Khakpour, Mehdi Pashazadeh, Nasser Mohamadkhani, 
                    Javad Zarincheh, Sirous Dinmohamadi (Alireza Mansourian 62'), Naim Saadavi,
                    Mehdi Mahdavikia (Alireza Akbarpour 72'), Hamid Reza Estili, 
                    Mehrdad Minavand, Ali Latifi (Alireza Emamifar 54').
Jamaica:            Warren Barrett, Ian Goodison, Linval Dixon (Dean Sewell 61'),
                    Durrent Brown (Christopher Dawes 66'), Danny Maddox, Marcus Gayle,
                    Peter Cargill, Ricardo Gardner (Gregory Messam 78'), Fitzroy Simpson, 
                    Paul Hall (Winston Griffiths 69'), Andrew Williams.
Referee:            Mohamad Al-Rafiey (Syria).
Coaches:            Iran: Tomislav Ivic (Croatia).
                    Jamaica: René Simoes (Brazil).
Cards:              Iran: Naim Saadavi [Y 35'], Mohammad Khakpour [Y 75'].
                    Jamaica: Ricardo Gardner [Y 42'].

22/04/1998, Wien, Ernst Happel Stadion, 17000
Friendly International
AUSTRIA             0
USA                 3 (Frankie Hejduk 56', Brian McBride 89', Claudio Reyna 90+')
Austria:            Michael Konsel (Franz Wohlfahrt 46'), Harald Cerny (Markus Schopp 57'),
                    Peter Schöttel, Martin Hiden, Anton Pfeffer (Walter Kogler 46'),
                    Roman Mählich, Ivica Vastic, Dietmar Kühbauer, Anton Polster 
                    (Mario Haas 57'), Andreas Herzog (Hannes Reinmayr 57'), Gilbert Prilasnig 
                    (Martin Amerhauser 46').
USA:                Kasey Keller, Mike Burns, Thomas Dooley, Eddie Pope, Cobi Jones, 
                    Claudio Reyna (Roy Wegerle 90+'), Chad Deering, Brian Maisonneuve 
                    (Preki Radosavljevic 70'), Frankie Hejduk (John O'Brien 80'),
                    Earnie Stewart (Jeff Agoos 87'), David Wagner (Brian McBride 46'). 
Referee:            Attila Hanacsek (Hungary).
Coaches:            Austria: Herbert Prohaska.
                    USA: Steve Sampson.
Cards:              Austria: Ivica Vastic [Y 34'].
                    USA: none.

22/04/1998, Sofia, Vasil Levski, 18000
Friendly International
BULGARIA            2 (Lyuboslav Penev 10' pen, Stoicho Stoilov 79')
MOROCCO             1 (Salaheddine Bassir 80')
Bulgaria:           Zdravko Zdravkov, Radostin Kishishev, Ivailo Yordanov, Ivailo Petkov, 
                    Adalbert Zafirov, Zlatko Yankov, Marian Hristov (Georgi Ivanov 52'),
                    Stoicho Stoilov, Lyuboslav Penev (Viktorio Pavlov 79'), Ilian Iliev,
                    Ilia Gruev (Anatoli Nankov 61').
Morocco:            Driss Benzakri, Abdelilah Saber, Abdelkrim El Hadrioui, Rachid Nekrouz 
                    (Mounir Laroussi 46'), Noureddine Naybet, Said Chiba, Abderrahim Ouakili 
                    (Reyahi Reda 71'), Mourad Bounoua (Rachid Rokki 46'), Salaheddine Bassir, 
                    Youssef Chippo, Jamal Sellami (Abdellatif Jrindou 46').
Referee:            Slavko Radulović (Yugoslavia).
Coaches:            Bulgaria: Hristo Bonev.
                    Morocco: Henri Michel (France).
Cards:              Bulgaria: Ivailo Petkov [Y 12']
                    Morocco: Abdelkrim El Hadrioui [8'], Abdelilah Saber [Y 61'], 
                             Noureddine Naybet [Y 78'].
Note:               It is also reported that Georgi Yordanov played instead of Ivailo Yordanov.

22/04/1998, Köln, Mungersdorfer Stadion, 40000
Friendly International
GERMANY             1 (Andreas Möller 58')
NIGERIA             0
Germany:            Oliver Kahn, Olaf Thon, Christian Wörns, Markus Babbel, Jens Jeremies 
                    (Stefan Reuter 46'), Dietmar Hamann, Michael Tarnat, Thomas Häßler,
                    Andreas Möller (Steffen Freund 80'), Oliver Bierhoff, Ulf Kirsten.
Nigeria:            Ike Shorunmu (Willy Okpara 46'), Patrick Pascal, Uche Okechukwu, Taribo West,
                    Ganiyu Ajide, Sunday Oliseh, Finidi George (Tijani Babangida 70'), 
                    Augustine 'Jay-Jay' Okocha, Mutiu Adepoju (Jonathan Akpoborie 73'), 
                    Nwankwo Kanu, Daniel Amokachi (Victor Ikpeba 46').
Referee:            Antonio Jesús López Nieto (Spain).
Coaches:            Germany: Hans-Hubert 'Berti' Vogts.
                    Nigeria: Bora Milutinovic (Yugoslavia).
Cards:              Germany: Jens Jermies [Y], Stefan Reuter [Y].
                    Nigeria: Patrick Pascal [Y], Victor Ikpeba [Y].

22/04/1998, Dublin, Lansdowne Road, 38500
Friendly International
IRELAND             0
ARGENTINA           2 (Gabriel Batistuta 26', Ariel Ortega 40')
Ireland:            Shay Given (Alan Kelly 46'), Gary Breen, Ian Harte (Phil Babb 46'), 
                    Jeff Kenna (Rory Delap 78'), Lee Carsley, Gary Kelly, Kevin Kilbane 
                    (Dennis Irwin 46'), Mark Kinsella, Steve Staunton, Robbie Keane, 
                    Niall Quinn [c].
Argentina:          Germán Burgos, Roberto Ayala, Roberto Néstor Sensini, Nelson Vivas, 
                    Matías Almeyda, Sergio Berti (Héctor Pineda 63'), Ariel Ortega, 
                    Diego Simeone [c], Juan Sebastián Verón, Gabriel Batistuta, Claudio López 
                    (Marcelo Delgado 84').
Referee:            Stuart Dougal (Scotland).
Coaches:            Ireland: Mick McCarthy.
                    Argentina: Daniel Passarella.
Cards:              Ireland: Rory Delap [Y].
                    Argentina: None.

22/04/1998, Parma, Tardini, 25000
Friendly International
ITALY               3 (Paolo Maldini 4', Francesco Moriero 17', 68')
PARAGUAY            1 (Alessandro Costacurta OG 61')
Italy:              Angelo Peruzzi (Gianluigi Buffon 46'), Fabio Cannavaro, Paolo Maldini [c], 
                    Alessandro Costacurta, Alessandro Nesta (Luigi Sartor 55'), Dino Baggio,
                    Demetrio Albertini, Francesco Moriero, Roberto Di Matteo 
                    (Luigi Di Biagio 46'), Christian Vieri (Pierluigi Casiraghi 55'), 
                    Alessandro Del Piero (Fabrizio Ravanelli 73').
Paraguay:           José Luis Chilavert, Pedro Sarabia, Carlos Gamarra, Ricardo Rojas, 
                    Francisco Arce, Julio César Enciso, Edgar Aguilera (Hugo Brizuela 46'),
                    Denis Caniza, César Ramírez (Julio César Yegros 80'), Miguel Benítez,
                    Roberto Acuña.
Referee:            Alain Sars (France).
Coaches:            Italy: Cesare Maldini.
                    Paraguay: Paulo César Carpeggiani (Brazil).
Cards:              Italy: Demetrio Albertini [Y].
                    Paraguay: Julio César Enciso [Y], Ricardo Rojas [Y]. 

22/04/1998, Beograd, Crevna Zvezda, 20000
Friendly International
YUGOSLAVIA          3 (Dejan Stankovic 47', 57', Slavisa Jokanovic 63' pen)
SOUTH KOREA         1 (Hwang Seon-Hong 15')
Yugoslavia:         Dragoje Lekovic, Zoran Mirkovic, Albert Nadj (Slobodan Komljenovic 46'),
                    Slavisa Jokanovic, Nisa Saveljic, Dejan Stankovic (Dejan Govedarica 68'),
                    Vladimir Jugovic (Miroslav Stevic 46'), Dejan Savicevic 
                    (Darko Kovacevic 46'), Anton Drobnjak (Perica Ognjenovic 58'), 
                    Dragan Stojkovic [c], Sinisa Mihajlovic. 
South Korea:        Kim Byung-Ji, Choi Sung-Yong, Lee Ki-Hyung (Lee Min-Sung 66'), 
                    Yoo Sang-Cheol [c], Chang Dae-Il, Chang Hyung-Seok, Kim Do-Keoun 
                    (Yoon Jung-Hwan 82'), Lee Sang-Yoon (Ko Jong-Soo 87'), Seo Jung-Won,
                    Choi Yong-Soo (Park Keon-Ha 73'), Hwang Seon-Hong.
Referee:            Constantin Dan Zotta (Romania).
Coaches:            Yugoslavia: Slobodan Santrac.
                    South Korea: Cha Bum-Keoun.
Cards:              Yugoslavia: Zoran Mirkovic [Y 74'].
                    South Korea: Chand Dae-Il [Y 79'].

24/04/1998, Baku, Tofik Bahramov, 8000
Friendly International
AZERBAIJAN          2 (Yunis Huseynov 75', Narvik Sirkhaev 89')
UZBEKISTAN          1 (Kasymov 90')
Azerbaijan:         Guseyn Magomedov (Nizami Sadikov 89'), Emin Agaev (Elkhim Rakhmanov 76'),
                    Deni Gaisumov, Tarlan Akhmedov (Aslan Kerimov 46'), Vyacheslav Lychkin
                    (Ruslan Musayev 68'), Rasim Abushev, Arif Asadov, Rufat Guliyev
                    (Faik Jabbarov 60'), Kurban Kurbanov, Zaur Tagizade (Yunis Huseynov 46'),
                    Narvik Sirkhaev.
Uzbekistan:         
Referee:            Khagani Mamedov (Azerbaijan).
Coaches:            Azerbaijan: Vagif Sadikov.
                    Uzbekistan:
Cards:              Azerbaijan: none.
                    Uzbekistan: Shaimardanov [R].

29/04/1998, Santiago, Estadio Nacional, 7671
Friendly International
CHILE               1 (Claudio Núñez 89')
LITHUANIA           0
Chile:              Marcelo Ramírez, Pablo Galdames (Jorge Gómez 46'), Miguel Ramírez, 
                    Javier Margas, Mauricio Aros, Clarence Acuña, Nelson Parraguez 
                    (Fernando Cornejo 46'), Esteban Valencia (Juan Carreño 70'), Fabián Estay, 
                    Rodrigo Barrera (Rodolfo Moya 70'), Héctor Tapia (Claudio Núñez 46').
Lithuania:          Gintaras Staučė [c], Dainius Gleveckas, Tomas Žiukas, Andrius Skerla,
                    Vladimiras Buzmakovas, Žydrūnas Grudzinskas, Naglis Miknevičius 
                    (Darius Žutautas 52'), Irmantas Stumbrys (Igoris Steško 63'), 
                    Igoris Kirilovas (Igoris Morinas 72'), Rimantas Žvingilas 
                    (Vytas Karvelis 63'), Edgaras Jankauskas.
Referee:            Daniel Bello (Uruguay).
Coaches:            Chile: Nelson Acosta (Uruguay).
                    Lithuania: Kestutis Latoza.
Cards:              Chile: none.
                    Lithuania: Vladimiras Buzmakovas [Y 39'].

02/05/1998, Sousse, Stade Olympique, 30000
Friendly International
TUNISIA             1 (Imed Ben Younes 80')
GEORGIA             1 (Georgi Kinkladze 42')
Tunisia:            Chokri El-Ouaer (Ali Boumnijel), Hatem Trabelsi, Clayton, Sami Trabelsi, 
                    Mounir Boukadida, ?. Fekih, Khaled Badra, Skander Souayah, 
                    Khais Godhbane, Imed Ben Younes, ?. Ben Hassen.
                    [Subs: Hakim Nouira, Faisal Ben Ahmed, Maher Kanzari, Riadh Bouazizi, 
                     ?. Schruda.]
Georgia:            David Gvaramadze, Kakha Kaladze, Kakhaber Tskhadadze, Levan Silagadze,
                    Gela Shekiladze, Levan Kobiashvili (Levan Tskitishvili 56'), 
                    Georgi Nemsadze, Gocha Jamarauli, Temuri Ketsbaia, Georgi Kinkladze, 
                    Shota Arveladze.
Referee:            Kamel Berber (Algeria).
Coaches:            Tunisia:
                    Georgia: Vladimir Gusaev ().

04/05/1998, Nice (France), 500
Friendly International
JAMAICA             0
SAUDI ARABIA        0
Jamaica:            Aaron Lawrence, Stephen Malcolm (Dean Sewell 72'), Linval Dixon, 
                    Durrent Brown (Christopher Dawes 76'), Ian Goodison, Ricardo Gardner, 
                    Peter Cargill (Anthony Waugh 77'), Fitzroy Simpson, Theodore Whitmore,
                    Andrew Williams, Deon Burton (Paul Hall 46').
Saudi Arabia:       Mohammed Al-Deayea, Mohammed Sheleyah (Ahmad Douki 74'), Abdullah Sulaiman, 
                    Mohamed Al-Khilaiwi (Ahmad Jameel 61'), Hussain Abdulghani, 
                    Khamis Al-Owairan, Khalid Al-Temawi (Hamzah Saleh 55'), Sami Al-Jaber 
                    (Obaid Al-Dossary 74'), Khalid Mass'ad, Ibrahim Sowayed, Saeed Al-Owairan.
Referee:            Remi Harrel (France).
Coaches:            Jamaica: René Simoes (Brazil).
                    Saudi Arabia: Carlos Alberto Parreira (Brazil).

09/05/1998, Montecatini (Italy), Enzo Mazotti, 500
Friendly International
MEXICO              6 (Alberto García Aspe 2' pen, Luis Hernández 9', 52', 76', 
                       Jaime Ordiales 37', 58')
ESTONIA             0
Mexico:             Jorge Campos (Oswaldo Sánchez 29'), Pavel Pardo, Duilio Davino, 
                    Claudio Suárez (Marcelino Bernal 71'), Joél Sánchez, Braulio Luna 
                    (Isaac Terrazas 55'), Jaime Ordiales (Ricardo Peláez 83'), Ramón Ramírez,
                    Alberto García Aspe (Germán Villa 59'), Luis Hernández (Luis García 83'),
                    Cuauhtémoc Blanco (Juan F. Palencia 83').
Estonia:            Tohver (Ain Tammus 46'), Marek Lemsalu, Urmas Kirs, Viktor Alonen 
                    (J.M.Alonen 31'), Erko Saviauk (Raivo Nömmik 55'), Kristen Viikmäe 
                    (Sukronel 46'), Martin Reim, Sergei Terekhov (Meelis Roba 68'),
                    Indrek Zelinski (Anizte 77'), Marko Kristal (Utritsky 83'), Andres Oper.
Referee:            Cosimo Bolognino (Italy).
Coaches:            Mexico: Manuel Lapuente.
                    Estonia: Teitur Þóorðarson (Iceland).

09/05/1998, Cannes (France), 425
Friendly International
SAUDI ARABIA        2 (Sami Al-Jaber 16', Said Al-Owairan 79')
TRINIDAD/TOBAGO     1 (Irasto Knights 19')
Saudi Arabia:       Mohammed Al-Deayea, Mohammed Sheleyah (Ahmad Al-Douki 70'),
                    Abdullah Sulaiman, Mohamed Al-Khilaiwi, Hussain Abdulghani 
                    (Abdulaziz Al-Janoubi 82'), Khamis Al-Owairan, Khalid Al-Temawi 
                    (Hamzah Saleh), Sami Al-Jaber (Alial Ferhaid 70'), Khalid Massad, 
                    Ibrahim Sowayed, Said Al-Owairan.
Trinidad/Tobago:    Clayton Ince (Michael McCommie 84'), Shurland David, Marvin Andrews, 
                    Ansil Elcock, Anthony Rougier (Marium Gordon 74'), Kerwyn Jemmott 
                    (Dale Saunders 78'), Sherwyn Julien, Stokley Mason, Lyndon Andrews 
                    (Keyeno Thomas 83'), Irasto Knights (Rodney Dennis 82'), Jerren Nixon.
Referee:            
Coaches:            Saudi Arabia: Carlos Alberto Parreira (Brazil).

12/05/1998, Nice (France), Michel D'Ornano, 500
Friendly International
SAUDI ARABIA        1 (Sami Al-Jaber 47')
ICELAND             1 (Lárus Orri Sigurðsson 8')
Saudi Arabia:       Mohammed Al-Deayea, Mohammed Sheleyah, Mohamed Al-Khilaiwi, 
                    Abdullah Sulaiman, Hussain Abdulghani, Ibrahim Sowayed, Fouad Anwar,
                    Khamis Al-Owairan (Hamzah Saleh 23'), Khalid Mass'ad 
                    (Obiad Al-Dossary 64'), Sami Al-Jaber (Youssef Al-Thunayan 73'), 
                    Saeed Al-Owairan.
Iceland:            Birkir Kristinsson, Sigurður Jónsson [c], Óskar Hrafn Þorvaldsson, 
                    Hermann Hreiðarsson, Lárus Orri Sigurðsson, Brynjar Björn Gunnarsson, 
                    Helgi Kolviðsson, Sverrir Sverrisson, Þórður Guðjónsson 
                    (Helgi Sigurðsson 63'), Einar Þór Daníelsson (Tryggvi Guðmundsson 63'),
                    Ríkharður Daðason (Steinar Adolfsson 83').
Referee:            Gilles Veissière (France).
Coaches:            Iceland: Guðjón Þórðarson.
Note:               Iceland's goal-scorer also reported as Helgi Kolviðsson.        
                    Date also reported as 13/05/1998.

14/05/1998, Córdoba, Estadio Olímpico, 44243
Friendly International
ARGENTINA           5 (Gabriel Batistuta 6', 24', 80', Javier Zanetti 55', Ariel Ortega 61')
BOSNIA              0
Argentina:          Carlos Roa (Germán Burgos 50'), Roberto Ayala, Pablo Paz, 
                    Roberto Sensini, Matías Almeyda (Leonardo Astrada 90'), Ariel Ortega 
                    (Marcelo Delgado 83'), Diego Simeone (Marcelo Gallardo 65'), 
                    Juan Sebastián Verón, Javier Zanetti, Gabriel Batistuta, Claudio López.
Bosnia:             Mirsad Dedić, Sead Katana, Edin Ramčić, Mirsad Varesanović, Sergej Barbarez
                    (Senad Brkić 84'), Mario Dodik (Adnan Kevrić 53'), Sead Kapetanović,
                    Jasmin Mujdža, Hasan Salihamidžić, Elvir Bolić (Almedin Hota 75'),
                    Enes Demirović.
Referee:            Luis Mariano Peña (Chile).
Coaches:            Argentina: Daniel Passarella.
                    Bosnia: Džemaludin Mušović.
Cards:              Argentina: Roberto Ayala [Y].
                    Bosnia: Sead Kapetanović [Y], Edin Ramčić [Y].

16/05/1998, Seoul, 40000
Friendly International
SOUTH KOREA         2 (Lee Sang Yoon 35', 50')
JAMAICA             1 (Darryl Powell 41')
South Korea:        Seo Dong-Myong, Chang Dae-Il, Kim Tae-Young, Yoo Sang-Cheol [c],
                    Choi Sung-Yong, Chang Hyung-Seok (Lee Sang-Heon 72'), Kim Do-Keoun,
                    Ko Jong-Soo, Lee Sang-Yoon, Choi Yong-Soo, Hwang Seon-Hong 
                    (Lee Dong-Gook 79').
Jamaica:            Aaron Lawrence, Christopher Dawes, Ian Goodison, Anthony Waugh 
                    (Onandi Lowe 72'), Darryl Powell (Marcus Gayle 73'), Stephen Malcolm 
                    (Dean Sewell 61'), Ricardo Gardner, Theodore Whitemore (Peter Cargill 46'),
                    Fitzroy Simpson, Paul Hall, Andrew Williams (Deon Burton 27').
Referee:            Jun Lu (China).
Coaches:            South Korea: Cha Bum-Keoun.
                    Jamaica: René Simoes (Brazil).
Cards:              South Korea: None.
                    Jamaica: Ian Goodison [Y 16'], Fitzroy Simpson [Y 83'].

16/05/1998, San José, Spartan Stadium, 23861
Friendly International
USA                 0
MACEDONIA           0
USA:                Kasey Keller, Eddie Pope, Thomas Dooley, Mike Burns, Cobi Jones, 
                    Brian Maisonneuve, Chad Deering, Joe-Max Moore, Tab Ramos 
                    (Preki Radosavljevic 60'), Jeff Agoos, Brian McBride (Roy Wegerle 63').
Macedonia:          Petar Milosevski, Dragan Veselinovski (Srdzan Zaharievski 21'), 
                    Mitko Stojkovski (Goran Lazarevski 87'), Ljupco Markovski, Igor Nikolovski, 
                    Ljubo Milosevic (Igor Gjuzelov 63'), Memedi Nedzmedin, Toni Micevski, 
                    Goce Hristov, Viktor Trenevski (Vlatko Gosez 90'), Artim Sakiri 
                    (Dzeko Sainovski 84).
Referee:            Ronald Cedeno (Costa Rica).
Coaches:            USA: Steve Sampson.
                    Macedonia: Doko Hadzievski.
Cards:              USA: Chad Deering [Y 72'].
                    Macedonia: Memedi Nedzmedin [Y 51'].

17/05/1998, Cannes (France), 300
Friendly International
SAUDI ARABIA        2 (Sami Al-Jaber 41', Ibrahim Sowayed 77')
NAMIBIA             1 (Robert Nauseb 31')
Saudi Arabia:       Mohammed Al-Deayea, Mohammed Sheleyah (Ahmed Doukhi 69'), 
                    Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi, Abdullah Sulaiman, Hussain Abdulghani, Ibrahim Sowayed,
                    Khalid Al-Temawi (Nawaf Al-Temyat 60'), Khamis Al-Owairan, Khalid Mass'ad
                    (Hamzah Saleh 79'), Sami Al-Jaber, Saeed Al-Owairan (Obeid Al-Dossari 60').
Namibia:            Dax Andjamba, Fillemon Namene (Silvester Goraseb 66'), Stanley Goagoseb, 
                    Mohammed Ouseb (Berlin Auchumeb 80'), Phillip Gariseb, Robert Nauseb, 
                    George Hummel (Gervatius Uri-Khob 66'), Ricardo Mannetti, Clemens Khaiseb, 
                    Eliphas Shivute, Fillemon Angula.
Referee:            
Coaches:            Saudi Arabia: Carlos Alberto Parreira (Brazil).
                    Namibia: Mlungisi Ngubane.

17/05/1998, Tokyo, 53408
Kirin Cup
JAPAN               1 (Naoki Soma 86')
PARAGUAY            1 (Celso Ayala 7')
Japan:              Yoshikatsu Kawaguchi, Masami Ihara, Yutaka Akita (Takashi Hirano 78'), 
                    Norio Omura (Toshihide Saito 46'), Akira Narahashi, Motohiro Yamaguchi, 
                    Hiroshi Nanami, Naoki Soma, Hiroaki Morishima (Teruyoshi Ito 63'), 
                    Masashi Nakayama (Wagner Lopes 63'), Shoji Jo.
Paraguay:           José Luis Chilavert, Catalino Rivarola (Carlos Gamarra 46'), Celso Ayala,
                    Ricardo Rojas, Roberto Acuña (Julio César Enciso 46'), 
                    Carlos Humberto Paredes, Carlos Morales (Julio César Yegros 69'), 
                    Denis Ramón Caniza, Pedro Sarabia, José Cardoso (César Ramírez 81'),
                    Hugo Brizuela (Miguel Benítez 46').
Referee:            Kwon Jong-Cheol (South Korea).
Coaches:            Japan: Takashi Okada.
                    Paraguay: Paulo César Carpeggiani (Brazil).
Note:               Referee also reported as Eun Tack-Pyo (South Korea).

18/05/1998, Toronto, 8491
Friendly International
CANADA              1 (Niall Thompson 6')
MACEDONIA           0
Canada:             Pat Onstad, Jeff Clarke (Ante Jazic 54'), Richard Hastings (Chris Franks 63'),
                    Carl Fletcher, Jason De Vos, Jason Bent, Brad Parker, Anthony Menezes, 
                    Robbie Arristodemo (Steve Kindel 75'), Paul Stalteri, Niall Thompson
                    (Dwayne De Rosario 54').
Macedonia:          Gogo Jovcev, Mitko Stojkovski [c] (Milan Stojanovski 53'), Ljupco Markovski 
                    (Ljubodrag Milosevic 46'), Sasa Igor Nikolovski, Toni Micevski 
                    (Goran Lazarevski 66'), Georgi Hristov, Viktor Trenevski, Artim Sakiri, 
                    Dzevdet Sainovski (Memedi Nedzmedin 38'), Igor Gjuzelov, Srdjan Zaharievski.
Referee:            José Farias (Canada).
Coaches:            Canada: Bruce Twamley.
                    Macedonia: Goko Hadzievski.
Cards:              Canada: None.
                    Macedonia: Georgi Hristov [R 76'], Milan Stojanovski [Y 81'], 
                               Memedi Nedzmedin [Y 90+'].

19/05/1998, Seoul, Dongdaemun, 30000
Friendly International
SOUTH KOREA         0
JAMAICA             0
South Korea:        Kim Byung-Ji, Yoo Sang-Cheol, Lee Im-Saeng, Choi Young-Il [c],
                    Kim Tae-Young (Hong Myung-Bo 46'), Lee Sang-Yoon, Kim Do-Keoun
                    (Noh Jung-Yoon 70'), Choi Sung-Yong, Seo Jung-Won (Ha Seok-Joo 46'),
                    Hwang Seon-Hong, Choi Yong-Soo (Kim Do-Hoon 62').
Jamaica:            Aaron Lawrence, Durrent Brown (Onandi Lowe 46'), Anthony Waugh, 
                    Ian Goodison, Peter Cargill (Darryl Powell 74'), Dean Sewell 
                    (Stephen Malcolm 70'), Ricardo Gardner, Fitzroy Simpson, Andrew Williams 
                    (Marcus Gayle 63'), Deon Burton, Paul Hall (Christopher Dawes 90').
Referee:            Zhong Zhang (China).
Coaches:            South Korea: Cha Bum-Keoun.
                    Jamaica: René Simoes (Brazil).
Cards:              South Korea: None.
                    Jamaica: Andrew Williams [Y 36'].

20/05/1998, Oslo, Bislett, 16274
Friendly International
NORWAY              5 (Roar Strand 12', Håvard Flo 14', Ronny Johnsen 31', Henning Berg 40',
                       Vidar Riseth 81')
MEXICO              2 (Ricardo Peláez 19', 65')
Norway:             Frode Grodås, Gunnar Halle, Henning Berg, Ronny Johnsen, 
                    Stig Inge Bjørnebye, Håvard Flo (Petter Rudi 46'), Roar Strand 
                    (Vidar Riseth 75'), Ståle Solbakken (Kjetil Rekdal 69'), Erik Mykland, 
                    Ole Gunnar Solskjær, Egil Østenstad (Tore André Flo 79').
Mexico:             Osvaldo Sánchez, Salvador Carmona, Joél Sánchez, Claudio Suárez, David Oteo,
                    Germán Villa (Duilio Davino 61'), Raúl Rodrigo Lara, Jaime Ordiales 
                    (Marcelino Bernal 73'), Paulo César Chávez, Ricardo Peláez, Juan Francisco Palencia.
Referee:            Leif Sundell (Sweden).
Coaches:            Norway: Egil Olsen.
                    Mexico: Manuel Lapuente.
Cards:              Norway: none.
                    Mexico: David Oteo [Y 41'], Ricardo Pelaez [Y 64'], Osvaldo Sanchez [Y 81'].

21/05/1998, Kobe, 6104
Kirin Cup
PARAGUAY            0
CZECH REPUBLIC      1 (Vladimír Šmicer 12')
Paraguay:           José Luis Chilavert, Celso Ayala, Carlos Gamarra, Denis Ramón Caniza 
                    (Jorge Campos 77'), Pedro Sarabia, Miguel Benítez, Clarence Acuña,
                    Julio César Enciso, Carlos Humberto Paredes, Julio César Yegros 
                    (Hugo Brizuela 66'), César Ramírez.
Czech Republic:     TomᚠPoštulka, Jan Suchopárek, Michal Horňáak, TomᚠŘepka 
                    (Karel Rada 78'), Jiří Němec, Roman Vonášek, Karel Poborský 
                    (Radek Slončík 88'), Radek Bejbl, Martin Čížek (Edvard Lasota 64'), 
                    Vladimír Šmicer (TomᚠGalásek 85'), Vratislav Lokvenc (Horst Siegl 55').
Referee:            Naotsugu Fuse (Japan).
Coaches:            Paraguay: Paulo César Carpeggiani (Brazil).
                    Czech Republic: Jozef Chovanec.
Cards:              Paraguay: Denis Ramón Caniza [Y], Julio César Enciso [Y].
                    Czech Republic: Martin Čížek [Y].

23/05/1998, London, Wembley, 63733
Friendly International
ENGLAND             0
SAUDI ARABIA        0
England:            David Seaman, Gary Neville, Andy Hinchcliffe (Phil Neville 74'),
                    David Batty, Tony Adams, Gareth Southgate, David Beckham 
                    (Paul Gascoigne 60'), Darren Anderton, Alan Shearer [c]
                    (Les Ferdinand 74'), Teddy Sheringham (Ian Wright 60'), Paul Scholes.
Saudi Arabia:       Mohammed Al-Deayea, Mohammed Al-Jahani, Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi, 
                    Abdullah Zubromawi, Fuad Amin (Obeid Al-Dosary 78'), Ibrahim Al-Shahrani,
                    Sami Al-Jaber, Said Al-Owairan (Nawaf Al-Temyat 78'), Hussain Sulimani, 
                    Khalid Al-Muwallid, Khamis Al-Owairan.
Referee:            Dick Jol (Netherlands).
Coaches:            England: Glenn Hoddle.
                    Saudi Arabia: Carlos Alberto Parreira (Brazil).
Cards:              England: none.
                    Saudi Arabia: Said Al-Owairan [Y], Mohammed Al-Jahani [Y].

23/05/1998, Dublin, Lansdowne Road, 28500
Friendly International
IRELAND             0
MEXICO              0
Ireland:            Shay Given, Curtis Fleming, Phil Babb, Gary Breen, Ian Harte, Gary Kelly [c],
                    Lee Carsley, Gareth Farrelly, Damien Duff (Rory Delap 75'), Robbie Keane,
                    David Connolly (Mark Kennedy 70').
Mexico:             Jorge Campos, Pavel Pardo, Duilio Davino, Claudio Suárez, Joél Sánchez,
                    Braulio Luna, Jaime Ordiales (Juan Francisco Palencia 46'), Ramón Ramírez
                    (Ricardo Peláez 60'), Alberto García Aspe, Luis Hernández 
                    (Paulo César Chávez 83'), Cuauhtémoc Blanco.
Referee:            John Ashman (Wales).
Coaches:            Ireland: Mick McCarthy.
                    Mexico: Manuel Lapuente.
Cards:              Ireland: Gary Kelly [Y], Ian Harte [Y], Rory Delap [Y].
                    Mexico: Alberto García Aspe [Y], Ramón Ramírez [Y].

23/05/1998, New York (USA), Giants Stadium, 56404
Friendly International
COLOMBIA            2 (Carlos Valderrama 22' pen, Freddy Rincón 79')
SCOTLAND            2 (John Collins 25', Craig Burley 33')
Colombia:           Miguel Ángel Calero, José Fernando Santa, Jorge Hernán Bermúdez,
                    Iván Ramiro Córdoba, Wilmer Cabrera, Mauricio Serna, Harold Lozano,
                    Freddy Rincón, Carlos Valderrama, Adolfo Valencia, Faustino Asprilla.
Scotland:           Neil Sullivan, Jackie McNamara (Tosh McKinlay 71'), Colin Calderwood, 
                    Colin Hendry, Tom Boyd, Christian Dailly, Craig Burley, Paul Lambert, 
                    John Collins, Gordon Durie (Simon Donnelly 61'), Darren Jackson 
                    (Scott Booth 46'). 
Referee:            Brian Hall (USA).
Coaches:            Colombia: Hernán Darío Gómez.
                    Scotland: Craig Brown.
Cards:              Colombia: Harold Lozano [Y].
                    Scotland: None.

24/05/1998, Yokohama, 66930
Kirin Cup
JAPAN               0
CZECH REPUBLIC      0
Japan:              Yoshikatsu Kawaguchi, Masami Ihara, Toshihide Saito, Eisuke Nakanishi, 
                    Naoki Soma (Wagner Lopes 77'), Akira Narahashi, Motohiro Yamaguchi, 
                    Hiroshi Nanami, Hidetoshi Nakata, Masashi Nakayama (Shinji Ono 65'), 
                    Shoji Jo.
Czech Republic:     Ladislav Maier, Jan Suchopárek, Michal Horňáak, TomᚠŘepka, 
                    Jiří Němec, Roman Vonášek (Karel Rada 72'), Karel Poborský 
                    (Horst Siegl 85'), Radek Bejbl, Radek Slončík (TomᚠGalásek 64'), 
                    Martin Čížek (Edvard Lasota 69'), Vratislav Lokvenc (Petr Vlček 90').
Referee:            Russamee Jindamai (Thailand).
Coaches:            Japan: Takashi Okada.
                    Czech Republic: Jozef Chovanec.
Cards:              Japan: Motohiro Yamaguchi [Y 64'].
                    Czech Republic: Radek Slončík [Y 51'], Martin Čížek [Y 28'],
                                    Karel Poborský [Y 53'].

24/05/1998, Portland, Civic Stadium, 25343
Friendly International
USA                 2 (Earnie Stewart 37', Tab Ramos 82')
KUWAIT              0
USA:                Kasey Keller, Eddie Pope, Thomas Dooley, Mike Burns, David Regis, 
                    Brian Maisonneuve (Tab Ramos 75'), Chad Deering, Claudio Reyna 
                    (Joe-Max Moore 61'), Ernie Stewart (Preki Radosavljevic 79'), Jeff Agoos, 
                    Roy Wegerle (Eric Wynalda 46').
Kuwait:             Khalid Al-Fadhli, Osama Abdullah (Naohayr Shammari 65'), Jamal Abdulrahman, 
                    Bader Kalebeej (Abdullah Seehan 79'), Abdulaziz Al-Hindi, Ahmad Mutairi 
                    (Husain Khudhari 46'), Fawaz Al-Ahmad, Bashar Abdulaziz (Ali Al-Hadiyah 46'),
                    Esam Sakeen, Hani Al-Saqer, Jassem Al-Huwaidi. 
Referee:            Mario Ramírez (Guatemala).
Coaches:            USA: Steve Sampson.
                    Kuwait:

25/05/1998, Buenos Aires, River Plate, 40000
Friendly International
ARGENTINA           2 (Gabriel Batistuta 49', Ariel Ortega 90')
SOUTH AFRICA        0
Argentina:          Germán Burgos, Roberto Ayala (Nelson Vivas 79'), Roberto Néstor Sensini, 
                    Pablo Paz, Javier Zanetti, Matías Almeyda, Diego Simeone, 
                    Juan Sebastián Verón, Ariel Ortega, Gabriel Batistuta, Claudio López.
South Africa:       Hans Vonk, David Nyathi, Willem Jackson (Themba Mnguni 69'), Mark Fish,
                    Lucas Radebe [c], John Moshoeu, Helman Mkhalele, Brendan Augustine 
                    (Delron Buckley 78'), Quinton Fortune, Phil Masinga, Benedict McCarthy 
                    (Shaun Bartlett 83').
Referee:            Gustavo Méndez (Uruguay).
Coaches:            Argentina: Daniel Passarella.
                    South Africa: Philippe Troussier (France).
Cards:              Argentina: Juan Sebastián Verón [Y 30'], Claudio López [Y 59'].
                    South Africa: Phil Masinga [Y 10'], David Nyathi [Y 24'], 
                                  Quinton Fortune [Y 29'], Benedict McCarthy [Y 72'],
                                  Helman Mkhalele [R 73'].

25/05/1998,
Friendly International
SAUDI ARABIA        0
ALGERIA OLYMPIC     3
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

27/05/1998, Wien, Ernst Happel Stadion, 12000
Friendly International
AUSTRIA             2 (Harald Cerny 11', Arnold Wetl 17')
TUNISIA             1 (Khaled Badra 23')
Austria:            Franz Wohlfahrt, Wolfgang Feiersinger (Martin Hiden 67'), Peter Schöttel,
                    Anton Pfeffer, Harald Cerny, Heimo Pfeifenberger (Andreas Heraf 46'), 
                    Roman Mählich, Andreas Herzog (Dietmar Kühbauer 67'), Arnold Wetl 
                    (Martin Amerhauser 69'), Anton Polster (Mario Haas 67'), Ivica Vastic.
Tunisia:            Chokri El Ouaer, Ferid Chouchane, Khaled Badra (Sabri Jaballah 45'),
                    Sami Trabelsi, Skander Souayah, Sirajeddine Chihi, Khais Godhbane 
                    (Hatem Trabelsi 46'), Zoubeir Beya (Faisal Ben Ahmed 60'), Clayton,
                    Imed Ben Younes (Riadh Jelassi 60'), Adel Sellimi (Ben Hassan 46').
Referee:            Jacek Granat (Poland).
Coaches:            Austria: Herbert Prohaska.
                    Tunisia:
Cards:              Austria: Harald Cerny [Y 22'].
                    Tunisia: Faisal Ben Ahmed [Y 79'].

27/05/1998, Arnhem, Gelredome, 25000
Friendly International
NETHERLANDS         0
CAMEROON            0
Netherlands:        Edwin van der Sar, Michael Reiziger, Jaap Stam, Frank de Boer [c], 
                    Arthur Numan, Clarence Seedorf, Edgar Davids (Boudewijn Zenden 71'), 
                    Philip Cocu, Marc Overmars (Aron Winter 61'), Ronald de Boer, 
                    Patrick Kluivert (Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink 61').
Cameroon:           Jacques Songo'o, Raymond Kalla, Rigobert Song, Pierre Njanka,
                    Pierre Womé, Salomon Olembé (Joseph Désiré Job 46' (Samuel Eto'o 86')),
                    Augustine Simo, Joseph Ndo (Marcel Mahouvé 90'), Samuel Ipoua 
                    (Didier Angibeaud 46'), François Omam Biyik (Alphonse Tchami 67'),
                    Patrick Mboma.
Referee:            Karl Erik Nilsson (Sweden).
Coaches:            Netherlands: Guus Hiddink.
                    Cameroon:  Claude Le Roy (France).
Cards:              Netherlands: Edgar Davids [Y 19'].
                    Cameroon: Pierre Womé [Y 45'], Didier Angibeaud [Y 55'].

27/05/1998, Molde, Nye Molde Stadion, 13114
Friendly International
NORWAY              6 (Kjetil Rekdal 21' pen, Ole Gunnar Solskjær 31', 42', 
                       Egil Østenstad 83', Tore André Flo 87', Roar Strand 88')
SAUDI ARABIA        0
Norway:             Frode Grodås, Alf-Inge Håland, Dan Eggen (Erik Hoftun 46'),
                    Ronny Johnsen (Henning Berg 90'), Stig Inge Bjørnebye, Håvard Flo 
                    (Egil Østenstad 78'), Vidar Riseth, Kjetil Rekdal, Erik Mykland 
                    (Roar Strand 57'), Ole Gunnar Solskjær, Tore André Flo.
Saudi Arabia:       Mohammed Al-Deayea, Mohammed Al-Jahani (Ahmed Al-Dossary 46'),
                    Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi, Abdulla Zubromawi, Hussein Sulimani,
                    Ibrahim Al-Shahrani (Khamis Al-Zahrani 63'), Nawaf Al-Temyat 
                    (Hamzah Saleh 46'), Khamis Al-Owairan, Khalid Al-Muwalid, Sami Al-Jaber
                    (Hussein Al-Sadiq 20'), Said Al-Owairan (Fahad Al-Mehallel 72').
Referee:            Knud Erik Fisker (Denmark).
Coaches:            Norway: Egil Olsen.
                    Saudi Arabia: Carlos Alberto Parreira (Brazil).
Cards:              Norway: Håvard Flo [Y 29'].
                    Saudi Arabia: Sami Al-Jaber [Y 10'], Khalid Al-Muwalid [Y 18'], 
                                  Mohammed Al-Deayea [R 18'], Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi [R 35'], 
                                  Hussein Sulimani [Y 85'].

27/05/1998, Seoul, Olympic Stadium, 43000
Friendly International
SOUTH KOREA         2 (Hwang Seon-Hong 46', Choi Yong-Soo 81')
CZECH REPUBLIC      2 (Jiří Němec 17', Vratislav Lokvenc 31')
South Korea:        Kim Byung-Ji, Hong Myung-Bo, Choi Young-Il [c] (Lee Sang-Heon 45'),
                    Lee Min-Sung, Ha Seok-Joo (Choi Sung-Yong 46'), Yoo Sang-Cheol, Kim Do-Keoun,
                    Lee Sang-Yoon (Noh Jung-Yoon 84'), Seo Jung-Won (Ko Jong-Soo 69'),
                    Kim Do-Hoon, Hwang Seon-Hong (Choi Yong-Soo 76').
Czech Republic:     TomᚠPoštulka, Jan Suchopárek, Michal Horňák, Karel Rada, Edvard Lasota 
                    (Karel Poborský 66'), Ivo Ulich (Roman Vonášek 58'), Jiří Němec [c],
                    Petr Vlček, TomᚠGalásek (Martin Čížek 80'), Horst Siegl, Vratislav Lokvenc
                    (TomᚠŘepka 87').
Referee:            Mohamed Nazri Abdullah (Malaysia).
Coaches:            South Korea: Cha Bum-Keoun.
                    Czech Republic: Jozef Chovanec.
Cards:              South Korea: Choi Young-Il [Y 39'], Lee Sang-Heon [Y 84'].
                    Czech Republic: Jiří Němec [Y 72'], TomᚠPoštulka [Y 90'].

27/05/1998, Casablanca, Stade Mohammed V, 80000
King Hassan II Cup
MOROCCO             0
ENGLAND             1 (Michael Owen 59')
Morocco:            Driss Benzekri, Abdelilah Saber, Youssef Rossi, Rachid Neqrouz, 
                    Abdelkrim El-Hadrioui, Said Chiba (Gharib Amzine 63'), Taher El-Khalej,
                    Youssef Chippo (Jamal Sellami 79'), Salaheddine Bassir, Abderrahim Ouakili
                    (Ahmed Reda Madouni 73'), Rachid Rokki (Ali El-Khattabi 63').
England:            Tim Flowers, Martin Keown, Graeme Le Saux, Paul Ince [c], Sol Campbell, 
                    Gareth Southgate, Darren Anderton, Paul Gascoigne, Dion Dublin 
                    (Les Ferdinand 79'), Ian Wright (Michael Owen 26'), Steve McManaman.
Referee:            Daami (Tunisia).
Coaches:            Morocco: Henri Michel (France).
                    England: Glenn Hoddle.
Cards:              Morocco: none.
                    England: Martin Keown [Y].

29/05/1998, Casablanca, Mohammed V Stadium, 65000
King Hassan II Cup
MOROCCO             2 (Salaheddine Bassir 9', 64')
FRANCE              2 (Laurent Blanc 23', Youri Djorkaeff 73')
Morocco won 6-5 on penalties.
Morocco:            Abdelkader El Brazi, Lahcen Abrami, Youssef Rossi, Smahi Triki, 
                    Abdelkrim El-Hadrioui (Abdelilah Saber 46'), Rachid Azzouzi 
                    (Abderrahim Ouakili 66'), Gharib Amzine, Youssef Chippo (Jamal Sellami 66'),
                    Said Chiba, Salaheddine Bassir (Ali El-Khattabi 78'), Abdeljalil Hadda.
France:             Bernard Lama, Vincent Candela, Laurent Blanc, Frank Leboeuf, 
                    Didier Deschamps (Patrick Vieira 46'), Zinedine Zidane (Youri Djorkaeff 63'),
                    Alain Boghossian, Christian Karembeu, Christophe Dugarry 
                    (David Trézéguet 69'), Theirry Henry, Bernard Diomede (Robert Pires 76').
Referee:            Idrissa Seck (Senegal).
Coaches:            Morocco: Henri Michel (France).
                    France: Aimé Jacquet.
Cards:              Morocco: Gharib Amzine [Y 11'].
                    France: Frank Leboeuf [Y 43'].

29/05/1998, Beograd, Stadion Crvene Zvezde, 47810
Friendly International
YUGOSLAVIA          3 (Savo Milosevic 44', Predrag Mijatovic 61', Darko Kovacevic 72')
NIGERIA             0
Yugoslavia:         Ivica Kralj (Dragoje Lekovic 85'), Zoran Mirkovic (Slobodan Komljenovic 27'),
                    Zeljko Petrovic (Ljubinko Drulovic 74'), Slavisa Jokanovic, Nisa Saveljic, 
                    Branko Brnovic (Dejan Stankovic 46'), Vladimir Jugovic, Predrag Mijatovic, 
                    Savo Milosevic (Darko Kovacevic 46'), Dragan Stojkovic 
                    (Perica Ognjenovic 79'), Sinisa Mihajlovic.
Nigeria:            Abiodun Baruwa, Mobi Oparaku (Jero Shakpore 89'), Uche Okechukwu, 
                    Taribo West, Garba Lawal, Godwin Okpara, Sunday Oliseh, Wilson Oruma 
                    (Tijani Babangida 69'), Mutiu Adepoju (Daniel Amokachi 46'), Finidi George,
                    Victor Ikpeba (Rashidi Yekini 69').
Referee:            Vanco Kolev (Belarus).
Coaches:            Yugoslavia: Slobodan Santrac.
                    Nigeria: Bora Milutinovic (Yugoslavia).
Cards:              Yugoslavia: Darko Kovacevic [Y].
                    Nigeria: Wilson Oruma [Y], Mobi Oparaku [Y], Daniel Amokachi [Y], 
                             Godwin Okpara [Y].

30/05/1998, Frankfurt, Waldstadion, 50000
Friendly International
GERMANY             3 (Oliver Bierhoff 1', 15', Andreas Möller 46')
COLOMBIA            1 (Carlos Valderrama 87' pen)
Germany:            Andreas Köpke, Christian Wörns, Jürgen Kohler, Olaf Thon,
                    Stefan Reuter, Jens Jeremies (Lothar Matthäus 71'), Christian Ziege,
                    Thomas Häßler (Dietmar Hamann 46'), Andreas Möller, Oliver Bierhoff
                    (Jürgen Klinsmann 71'), Olaf Marschall (Ulf Kirsten 71').
Colombia:           Farid Mondragón, Wilmer Cabrera, Jorge Hernán Bermúdez (Ever Palacios 53'),
                    Iván Córdoba, José Fernando Santa, Harold Lozano, Mauricio Serna,
                    Freddy Rincón (Hamilton Ricard 57'), Carlos Valderrama,
                    Faustino Asprilla, Adolfo Valencia (Víctor Hugo Aristizábal 53').
Referee:            Atanas Ouzounov (Bulgaria).
Coaches:            Germany: Hans-Hubert 'Berti' Vogts.
                    Colombia: Hernán Darío Gómez.
Cards:              Germany: Stefan Reuter [Y], Dietmar Hamman [Y].
                    Colombia: Harold Lozano [Y], Faustino Asprilla [Y], Iván Córdoba [Y],
                              Mauricio Serna [Y].

30/05/1998, Washington, RFK Stadium, 46037
Friendly International
USA                 0
SCOTLAND            0
USA:                Kasey Keller, Eddie Pope, Thomas Dooley, David Regis, Mike Burns, 
                    Earnie Stewart (Alexi Lalas 82'), Cobi Jones, Chad Deering, Joe-Max Moore 
                    (Jeff Agoos 69'), Tab Ramos (Preki Radosavlijevic 56'), Roy Wegerle 
                    (Eric Wynalda 61').
Scotland:           Jim Leighton, Colin Calderwood, Colin Hendry, Tom Boyd, Christian Dailly, 
                    Billy McKinlay (Craig Burley 74'), Paul Lambert, John Collins, 
                    Tosh McKinlay (Jackie McNamara 60'), Darren Jackson, Kevin Gallacher 
                    (Simon Donnelly 82').
Referee:            Felipe Ramos (Mexico).
Coaches:            USA: Steve Sampson.
                    Scotland: Craig Brown.
Cards:              USA: Preki Radosavljevic [Y 64'], Mike Burns [Y 69'].
                    Scotland: Colin Calderwood [Y 25'], Tom Boyd [Y 64'].

31/05/1998, Luxembourg, 3687
Friendly International
LUXEMBOURG          0
CAMEROON            2 (François Omam Biyik 35', Alphonse Tchami 72')
Luxembourg:         Paul Koch, Frank Deville, Jean Vanek, Marc Birsens, Laurent Deville, 
                    Jeff Saibene, Dany Theis (Christian Alverdi 86'), Carlo Weis (Joël Groff 43'),
                    Manuel Cardoni, Gordon Braun (Robert Langers 52' (Serge Thill 78')),
                    Paolo Amodio (Luc Holtz 62').
Cameroon:           Boukar Alioum (William Andem 46'), Joseph Elanga, Raymond Kalla, 
                    Jean-Jacques Noudjeu (Joseph Ndo 46'), Rigobert Song (Serge Kwetche 78'), 
                    Jean-Jacques Etamé (Didier Angibeaud 46'), Marcel Mahouvé, 
                    Romarin Billong, Samuel Ipoua (Alphonse Tchami 46'), Samuel Eto'o 
                    (Joseph-Désiré Job 46'), François Omam Biyik.
Referee:            Dieter Schoch (Switzerland).
Coaches:            Luxembourg:
                    Cameroon: Claude Le Roy (France).
Cards:              Luxembourg: Amodio [Y 28']
                    Cameroon: Jean-Jacques Etamé [Y 31']

31/05/1998, Lausanne (Switzerland), Olympic, 1000
Friendly International
MEXICO              2 (Luis García 1', Alberto García Aspe 78' pen)
JAPAN               1 (Naoki Soma 44')
Mexico:             Jorge Campos, Pavel Pardo, Duilio Davino (Raúl Rodrigo Lara 60'), 
                    Claudio Suárez, Joél Sánchez, Braulio Luna (Salvador Carmona 77'),
                    Jaime Ordiales (Luis Hernández 61'), Jesús Arellano, Alberto García Aspe,
                    Luis García (Ricardo Peláez 76'), Juan Francisco Palencia 
                    (Cuauhtémoc Blanco 61').
Japan:              Yoshikatsu Kawaguchi, Akira Narahashi (Shinji Ono 76'), Masami Ihara, 
                    Yutaka Akita, Naoki Soma, Motohiro Yamaguchi, Hidetoshi Nakata, 
                    Hiroshi Nanami (Teruyoshi Ito 60'), Hiroaki Morishima (Masashi Nakayama 46'),
                    Eisuke Nakanishi, Shoji Jo.
Referee:            Claude Detruche (Switzerland).
Coaches:            Mexico: Manuel Lapuente.
                    Japan: Takeshi Okada.

31/05/1998, Montélimar (France), Stade Alexandre Tropenas, 6000
Friendly International
TUNISIA             2 (Hatem Trabelsi 47', Adel Sellimi 67')
CHILE               3 (Marcelo Salas 60', José Luis Sierra 83', Iván Zamorano 87')
Tunisia:            Ali Boumnijel, Hatem Trabelsi, Ferid Chouchane, Sami Trabelsi, 
                    Mounir Boukadida (Sabri Jaballah 46'), Clayton (Faisal Ben Ahmed 46'), 
                    Khais Godhbane, Sirajeddine Chihi, Zoubeir Beya (Skander Souayah 46'), 
                    Mourad Melki (Riadh Jalassi 46'), Mehdi Ben Slimane (Adel Sellimi 46').
Chile:              Nelson Tapia, Ronald Fuentes, Pedro Reyes, Javier Margas, Moisés Villarroel
                    (Cristián Castañeda 80'), Luis Musrri, Nelson Parraguez 
                    (Fernando Cornejo 74'), Francisco Rojas (Mauricio Aros 46'), Fabián Estay
                    (José Luis Sierra 67'), Marcelo Salas (Miguel Ramírez 90'), 
                    Iván Zamorano.
Referee:            Rémi Herrel (France).
Coaches:            Tunisia: Henryk Kasperczak (Poland).
                    Chile: Nelson Acosta (Uruguay).
Cards:              Tunisia: Sirajeddine Chihi [Y 16'], Ferid Chouchane [Y 70'], 
                             Adel Sellimi [Y 75']
                    Chile: Mauricio Aros [Y 50'], Iván Zamorano [Y 77'], Javier Margas [R 90'].
Note:               First Tunisian goal-scorer also reported as Sami Trabelsi.

01/06/1998, Eindhoven, Philips Stadion, 22000
Friendly International
NETHERLANDS         5 (Marc Overmars 25', 29', Patrick Kluivert 31', Frank de Boer 58', 
                       Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink 83') 
PARAGUAY            1 (Jorge Campos 2')
Netherlands:        Edwin van der Sar (Ed de Goeij 46'), Michael Reiziger, Jaap Stam 
                    (Winston Bogarde 46'), Frank de Boer [c], Arthur Numan, Clarence Seedorf 
                    (Edgar Davids 46'), Aron Winter, Phillip Cocu (Boudewijn Zenden 46'), 
                    Marc Overmars (Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink 71'), Ronald de Boer, 
                    Patrick Kluivert.
Paraguay:           José Luis Chilavert, Francisco Arce, Catalino Rivarola (Pedro Sarabia 46'),
                    Carlos Gamarra, Celso Ayala, José Cardozo (César Ramírez 56'), 
                    Carlos Paredes (Edgar Aguilera 86'), Miguel Benítez, Julio César Enciso, 
                    Denis Ramón Caniza, Jorge Campos (Hugo Brizuela 63').
Referee:            Claude Colombo (France).
Coaches:            Netherlands: Guus Hiddink.
                    Paraguay: Paulo César Carpeggiani (Brazil).

03/06/1998, Bruxelles, Roi Baudouin, 9253
Friendly International
BELGIUM             2 (Danny Boffin 15', Marc Wilmots 31')
COLOMBIA            0
Belgium:            Filip De Wilde, Bertrand Crasson (Eric Deflandre 87'), Lorenzo Staelens, 
                    Gordan Vidovic, Vital Borkelmans (Philippe Clement 69'), Enzo Scifo 
                    (Gert Verheyen 69'), Marc Wilmots (Glen De Boeck 80'), Franky Van der Elst,
                    Danny Boffin, Luc Nilis (Emile Mpenza 69'), Luis Oliveira
                    (Mbo Mpenza 80').
Colombia:           Oscar Córdoba, Wilmer Cabrera, Ever Palacios, Iván Ramiro Córdoba, 
                    José Fernando Santa, Harold Lozano, Mauricio Serna, Carlos Valderrama, 
                    Freddy Rincón (Víctor Hugo Aristizábal 46'), Anthony De Ávila 
                    (Adolfo Valencia 64'), Faustino Asprilla.
Referee:            Stefan Ormandjiev (Bulgaria).
Coaches:            Belgium: Georges Leekens.
                    Colombia: Hernán Darío Gómez.
Cards:              Belgium: Bertrand Crasson [Y 42'], Luis Oliveira [Y 44'], 
                             Gordan Vidovic [Y 74'], Philippe Clement [Y 80'].
                    Colombia: Mauricio Serna [Y 45'], Anthony De Ávila [Y 61']

03/06/1998, Saint-Ouen (France), Stade Red Star, 5500
Friendly International
BRAZIL              3 (Giovanni 26', Rivaldo 27', Cafu 53')
ANDORRA             0
Brazil:             Taffarel (Carlos Germano 60'), Cafu, Júnior Baiano, Aldair 
                    (André Cruz 65'), Roberto Carlos (Zé Roberto 65'), Dunga 
                    (Doriva 46'), César Sampaio, Rivaldo (Denílson 70'), Giovanni 
                    (Leonardo 46'), Ronaldo, Bebeto.
Andorra:            Jesús Luis Álvarez de Eulate 'Koldo', Francisco Javier Ramírez Palomo,
                    Ángel Martín García, Antonio Lima Sola, José Manuel García Luena 'Txema',
                    Ildefons Lima Sola, Agusti Pol Pérez (Jordi Escura Aixas 83'),
                    Oscar Sonejee Masand, Jesús Julián Lucendo Heredia, Jorge Bazan
                    (Juli Sánchez Soto 68'), Justo Ruíz González.
Referee:            Pirom Un-Prasert (Thailand).
Coaches:            Brazil: Mario Zagallo.
                    Andorra: Manuel Miluir.
Cards:              None.
Note:               Referee also reported as Pascal Garibian (France).

03/06/1998, Rijeka, Kantrida, 10000
Friendly International
CROATIA             2 (Robert Prosinečki 29', Davor Šuker 77')
IRAN                0
Croatia:            Dražen Ladić (Marijan Mrmić 46'), Igor Štimac (Igor Tudor 46'),
                    Robert Jarni (Ante Šerić 87'), Zvonimir Soldo, Aljoša Asanović
                    (Silvio Marić 67'), Mario Stanić (Goran Jurić 84'), Dario Šimić,
                    Robert Prosinečki (Zoran Mamić 80'), Zvonimir Boban (Krunoslav Jurčić 46'),
                    Goran Vlaović, Davor Šuker.
Iran:               Nima Nakisa (Ahmedreza Abedzadeh 59'), Nader Mohammadkhani, Javad Zarincheh
                    (Naim Saadavi 74'), Mehdi Pashazadeh, Mohammad Khakpour, Reza Shahroudi 
                    (Mehrdad Minavand 82'), Karim Bagheri, Hamid Reza Estili 
                    (Ali Reza Mansourian 59'), Khodadad Azizi, Ali Daei, Mehdi Mahdavikia 
                    (Sattar Hamedani 84').
Referee:            Fiorenzo Treossi (Italy).
Coaches:            Croatia: Miroslav Blažević.
                    Iran: Jalal Talebi.
Cards:              Croatia: Krunoslav Jurčić [Y 61'], Silvio Marić [Y 73'], 
                             Marijan Mrmić [Y 82'].
                    Iran: Ali Daei [Y 28'], Karim Bagheri [Y 63'].

03/06/1998, Cretiel (France), Dominique Du Vauchelle, 4000
Friendly International
MEXICO              0
SAUDI ARABIA        0
Mexico:             Oscar Pérez, Isaac Terrazas, Joél Sánchez, Germán Villa, Salvador Carmona,
                    Raúl Rodrigo Lara, Marcelino Bernal, Luis García, Luis Hernández
                    (Juan Francisco Palencia 69'), Ricardo Peláez (Ramón Ramírez 52'),
                    Cuauhtémoc Blanco (Jesús Arellano 69').
Saudi Arabia:       Mohammed Al-Deayea, Mohammed Al-Jahani, Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi, 
                    Abdullah Zubromawi, Khamis Al-Owairan (Obaid Al-Dossary 65'), Fuad Amin, 
                    Ibrahim Al-Shahrani (Youssef Al-Thyniyan 46'), Hussain Sulimani, 
                    Khalid Al-Muwalid (Hamzah Saleh 46'), Said Al-Owairan (Nawaf Al-Temyat 65'),
                    Sami Al-Jaber (Fahad Mehalel 78').
Referee:            
Coaches:            Mexico: Manuel Lapuente.
                    Saudi Arabia: Carlos Alberto Parreira (Brazil).

03/06/1998, Bucureşti, Steaua, 12000
Friendly International
ROMANIA             3 (Adrian Ilie 4', 57', Gheorghe Hagi 84' pen)
PARAGUAY            2 (José Cardozo 27', Roberto Acuña 64')
Romania:            Bogdan Stelea, Dan Petrescu, Iulian Filipescu, Gheorghe Popescu,
                    Cristian Dulca, Dorinel Munteanu (Ilie Dumitrescu 81'), Gheorghe Hagi [c],
                    (Liviu Ciobotariu 89'), Gabriel Popescu (Ovidiu Stîngă 60'),
                    Constantin Gâlcă, Viorel Moldovan (Marius Lăcătuş 60'), Adrian Ilie
                    (Gheorghe Craioveanu 70').
Paraguay:           José Luis Chilavert (Ruben Ruiz Diaz 59'), Francisco Arce, Pedro Sarabia, 
                    Catalino Rivarola, Carlos Gamarra, Julio César Enciso, Miguel Benítez 
                    (Julio César Yegros 78'), Roberto Acuña, Carlos Paredes 
                    (Denis Ramón Caniza 59'), José Cardozo (Hugo Brizuela 59'), César Ramírez 
                    (Jorge Campos 86').
Referee:            Attila Juhos (Hungary).
Coaches:            Romania: Anghel Iordănescu.
                    Paraguay: Paulo César Carpeggiani (Brazil).

03/06/1998, Lausanne (Switzerland), Stade Olympique, 5000
Friendly International
YUGOSLAVIA          1 (Sinisa Mihajlovic 71')
JAPAN               0
Yugoslavia:         Dragoje Lekovic, Slobodan Komljenovic (Branko Brnovic 61'), Zeljko Petrovic,
                    Slavisa Jokanovic, Nisa Saveljic (Miroslav Djukic 85'), Sinisa Mihajlovic, 
                    Vladimir Jugovic (Perica Ognjenovic 61'), Dejan Stankovic 
                    (Miroslav Stevic 46'), Predrag Mijatovic, Dragan Stojkovic 
                    (Ljubinko Drulovic 46'), Darko Kovacevic (Savo Milosevic 55').
Japan:              Yoshikatsu Kawaguchi, Yutaka Akita, Akira Narahashi, Naoki Soma 
                    (Takashi Hirano 84'), Toshihide Saito, Eisuke Nakanishi (Norio Omura 46'), 
                    Motohiro Yamaguchi, Hidetoshi Nakata, Hiroshi Nanami (Toshihiro Hattori 74'),
                    Masashi Nakayama (Masayuki Okano 74'), Shoji Jo.
Referee:            Dominique Savell (Switzerland).
Coaches:            Yugoslavia: Slobodan Santrac.
                    Japan: Takashi Okada.

04/06/1998, Avignon (France), Stade Pierre de Coubertin, 6000
Friendly International
MOROCCO             1 (Mustafa Hadji 46')
CHILE               1 (Marcelo Salas 88')
Morocco:            Driss Benzekri (Abdelkadir El Brazi 46'), Abdelilah Saber, Smahi Triki, 
                    Rachid Neqrouz, Abdelkrim El Hadrioui, Gharib Amzin (Rachid Azzouzi 89'),
                    Tahar El Khalej, Said Chiba (Youssef Chippo 46'), Abdeljilil Hadda 
                    (Rachid Rokki 62'), Moustafa Hadji, Salaheddine Bassir 
                    (Ali El Khattabi 79').
Chile:              Marcelo Ramírez, Ronald Fuentes, Pedro Reyes, Miguel Ramírez, 
                    Cristián Castañeda (Moises Villarroel 64'), Clarence Acuña 
                    (Fabian Estay 83'), Fernando Cornejo, Mauricio Aros, José Luis Sierra 
                    (Marcelo Vega 46'), Manuel Neira (Marcelo Salas 64'), Rodrigo Barrera 
                    (Iván Zamorano 64').
Referee:            Bernard Saules (France).
Coaches:            Morocco: Henri Michel (France).
                    Chile: Nelson Acosta (Uruguay).

05/06/1998, Sofia, 20000
Friendly International
BULGARIA            2 (Hristo Stoichkov 33', Ivailo Yordanov 84')
ALGERIA             0
Bulgaria:           Zdravko Zdravkov (Borislav Mikhailov 60'), Radostin Kishishev
                    (Anatoli Nankov 46'), Trifon Ivanov (Gosho Ginchev 46'), Ivailo Petkov,
                    Ivailo Yordanov, Zlatko Yankov, Emil Kostadinov (Georgi Ivanov 46'), 
                    Hristo Stoichkov, Krassimir Balakov, Ilian Iliev (Georgi Bachev 76'), 
                    Stoicho Stoilov (Daniel Borimirov 46').
Algeria:            Abderrahmane Alane, Samir Amireche, Mounir Zeghdoud, Mahiddine Meftah 
                    (Kouider Boukessassa 65'), Lakhdar Adjali, Billel Dziri, 
                    Abdelhafid Tasfaout, Hamid Rahmouni (Miloud Akriche 58'), Salem Kharnhache,
                    Brahim Adda (Rafik Saifi 65'), Sid Ahmed Benamara (Mohamed Maghraoui 78').
Referee:            Eric Romain (Belgium).
Coaches:            Bulgaria: Hristo Bonev.
                    Algeria:
Cards:              Bulgaria: Daniel Borimirov [Y 60'], Zlatko Yankov [Y 79'],
                              Georgi Ivanov [Y 85'].
                    Algeria: Mounir Zeghdoud [Y 18'], Mahiddine Meftah [Y 32'], 
                             Kouider Boukessassa[Y 82'].

05/06/1998, København, Parken, 40564
Friendly International
DENMARK             1 (Peter Möller 90')
CAMEROON            2 (François Omam Biyik 17', 24')
Denmark:            Peter Schmeichel (Mogens Krogh 76'), Thomas Helveg (Søren Colding 46'),
                    Marc Rieper, Jes Høgh (Allan Nielsen 46'), Jan Heintze 
                    (Michael Schjønberg 46'), Martin Jørgensen, René Henriksen, 
                    Morten Wieghorst (Per Frandsen 76'), Michael Laudrup [c] (Peter Møller 86'), 
                    Ebbe Sand, Brian Laudrup.
Cameroon:           Jacques Songo'o, Pierre Womé, Rigobert Song, Raymond Kalla, Pierre Njanka,
                    Didier Angibeaud (Marcel Mahouvé 67'), Augustine Simo, Joseph Ndo,
                    Samuel Ipoua (Alphonse Tchami 74'), François Omam Biyik
                    (Serge Kwetche 67'), Patrick Mboma (Samuel Eto'o 87').
Referee:            David Elleray (England).
Coaches:            Denmark: Bo Johansson (Sweden).
                    Cameroon: Claude Le Roy (France).

05/06/1998, Amsterdam, Amsterdam ArenA, 45000
Friendly International
NETHERLANDS         5 (Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink 32', Marc Overmars 38', Patrick Kluivert 60', 74',
                       Pierre van Hooijdonk 77')
NIGERIA             1 (Nwankwo Kanu 64' pen)
Netherlands:        Edwin van der Sar, Aron Winter, Jaap Stam (Winston Bogarde 46'), 
                    Frank de Boer [c], Arthur Numan, Clarence Seedorf, Ronald de Boer 
                    (Wim Jonk 46'), Philip Cocu (Edgar Davids 46'), Marc Overmars 
                    (Boudewijn Zenden 75'), Patrick Kluivert, Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink 
                    (Pierre van Hooijdonk 75'), 
Nigeria:            Peter Rufai (Abiodun Baruwa 46'), Jero Shakpoke (Augustine Eguavoen 21'), 
                    Taribo West, Uche Okeckukwu, Celestine Babayaro, Finidi George 
                    (Tijani Babangida 46'), Godwin Okpara (Daniel Amokachi 46'), Sunday Oliseh, 
                    Garba Lawal, Nwankwo Kanu (Wilson Oruma 81'), Victor Ikpeba 
                    (Augustine Okocha 46').
Referee:            Domenico Messina (Italy).
Coaches:            Netherlands: Guus Hiddink.
                    Nigeria: Bora Milutinovic (Yugoslavia).
Cards:              Netherlands: Arthur Numan [Y 14'].
                    Nigeria: Jero Shakpoke [Y 13'], Godwin Okpara [Y 52'].

06/06/1998, Bruxelles, Roi Baudouin, 30610
Friendly International
BELGIUM             1 (Enzo Scifo 54')
PARAGUAY            0
Belgium:            Filip De Wilde, Bertrand Crasson, Lorenzo Staelens (Eric Van Meir 68'), 
                    Gordan Vidovic, Vital Borkelmans, Franky Van der Elst (Glen de Boeck 47'), 
                    Marc Wilmots (Enzo Scifo 46'), Luis Oliveira (Mbo Mpenza 87'), 
                    Luc Nilis (Emile Mpenza 46'), Philippe Clement, Danny Boffin.
Paraguay:           Ruben Ruiz Diaz, Francisco Arce, Catalino Rivarola, Carlos Gamarra, 
                    Edgar Aguilera, Roberto Acuña (Julio Yegros 72'), Pedro Sarabia, 
                    Ricardo Rojas (Denis Ramón Caniza 46'), Miguel Benítez, 
                    Julio César Enciso (Jorge Campos 68'), César Ramírez (José Cardozo 59').
Referee:            William Clark (Scotland).
Coaches:            Belgium: Georges Leekens.
                    Paraguay: Paulo César Carpeggiani (Brazil).
Cards:              Belgium: none.
                    Paraguay: Francisco Arce [Y 68'], Miguel Benítez [Y 70'].

06/06/1998, Zagreb, Maksimir, 12000
Friendly International
CROATIA             7 (Davor Šuker 14' pen, 37', 63' pen, Robert Prosinečki 40', 
                       Zvonimir Boban 47', 80', Ardian Kozniku 72')
AUSTRALIA           0
Croatia:            Dražen Ladić (Marijan Mrmić 46'), Mario Stanić (Zoran Mamić 46'),
                    Robert Jarni (Ante Šerić 40'), Igor Štimac (Igor Tudor 46'),
                    Zvonimir Soldo (Goran Jurić 5'), Dario Šimić, Aljoša Asanović
                    (Krunoslav Jurčić 46'), Robert Prosinečki (Petar Krpan 59'), Davor Šuker 
                    (Ardian Kozniku 63'), Zvonimir Boban, Silvio Marić.
Australia:          Zeljko Kalac, Kevin Muscat, Fausto de Amicis (Nick Rizzo 63'), Tony Popovic,
                    Alex Tobin, Mark Babic, Brett Emerton, Craig Foster, Mark Viduka, 
                    Josip Skoko (Ross Aloisi 74'), John Aloisi (Joe Spiteri 63').
Referee:            Gerd Grabher (Austria).
Coaches:            Croatia: Miroslav Blažević.
                    Australia: Terry Venables (England).
Cards:              Croatia:  Ante Šerić [Y 73'].
                    Australia: Zeljko Kalac [Y 14'], Joe Spiteri [Y 79'].

06/06/1998, Baiersbronn (Germany), 1200
Friendly International
ICELAND             1 (Stefán Þór Þórðarson 73')
SOUTH AFRICA        1 (Benedict McCarthy 37')
Iceland:            Birkir Kristinsson [c], Gunnar Einarsson, Arnar Þór Viðarsson, 
                    Hermann Hreiðarsson, Steinar Adolfsson, Brynjar Björn Gunnarsson,
                    Sigurður Örn Jónsson (Ívar Ingimarsson 68'), Einar Þór Daníelsson 
                    (Jóhann Guðmundsson 58'), Stefán Þór Þórðarson, Sverrir Sverrisson 
                    (Ólafur Örn Bjarnason 36'), Haukur Ingi Guðnason (Steingrímur Jóhannesson 58').
South Africa:       Hans Vonk, Themba Mnguni (Helman Mkhalele 65'), David Nyathi, Pierre Issa, 
                    Mark Fish, Lucas Radebe (Lebohang Morula 87'), Alfred Phiri, Delron Buckley 
                    (Quinton Fortune 65'), Doctor Khumalo (Willem Jackson 65'), Jerry Sikhosana 
                    (Shaun Bartlett 65'), Benedict McCarthy.
Referee:            Herman Albrechts (Germany).
Coaches:            South Africa: Philippe Troussier (France).
                    Iceland: Guðjón Þórðarson.

06/06/1998, Tunis, Stade Olympique El-Menzah, 80000
Friendly International
TUNISIA             4 (Imed Ben Younes 19', Khaled Badra 27', 83' pen, Sabri Jaballah 69')
WALES               0
Tunisia:            Chokri El Ouaer, Ferid Chouchane (Sabri Jaballah 46'), Hatem Trabelsi
                    (Zoubier Beya 46'), Khais Ghodbane (Mehdi Ben Slimane 46'), 
                    Sirajeddine Chihi, Skander Souayah (Tarek Thabet 46'), Adel Sellimi 
                    (Mourad Melki 46'), José Clayton (Faycal Ben Ahmed 76'), 
                    Khaled Badra, Imed Ben Younes (Riadh Bouazizi 46'), Sami Trabelsi.
Wales:              Andy Marriott, Karl Ready, Ryan Green, Chris Coleman, Robbie Savage,
                    Gary Speed, Craig Bellamy (Simon Haworth 70'), Mark Pembridge,
                    Paul Trollope, Dean Saunders (Carl Llewellyn 78'), John Hartson
                    (Rob Edwards 60').
Referee:            Mourad Bendada (Algeria).
Coaches:            Tunisia: Henryk Kasperczak (Poland).
                    Wales: Bobby Gould (England).

10/06/1998, St. Denis (France), Stade de France, 80000
World Cup
BRAZIL              2 (César Sampaio 5', Tom Boyd 73' OG)
SCOTLAND            1 (John Collins 38' pen)
Brazil:             Taffarel, Cafu, Aldair, Júnior Baiano, Roberto Carlos, César Sampaio, 
                    Dunga [c], Giovanni (Leonardo 46'), Rivaldo, Ronaldo, Bebeto (Denílson 70').
Scotland:           Jim Leighton, Colin Calderwood, Colin Hendry [c], Tom Boyd, Craig Burley, 
                    Christian Dailly (Tosh McKinlay 85'), Paul Lambert, John Collins, 
                    Gordon Durie, Darren Jackson (Billy McKinlay 79'), Kevin Gallacher.
Referee:            José-Maria Garcia Aranda (Spain).
Coaches:            Brazil: Mario Zagallo.
                    Scotland: Craig Brown.
Cards:              Brazil:  César Sampaio [Y 37'], Aldair [Y 47'].
                    Scotland: Darren Jackson [Y 25'].

10/06/1998, Montpellier (France), La Mosson, 35000
World Cup
NORWAY              2 (Youssef Chippo 45+' OG, Dan Eggen 60')
MOROCCO             2 (Moustafa Hadji 38', Abdeljalil Hadda 59')
Norway:             Frode Grodås [c], Ronny Johnsen, Henning Berg, Stig Inge Bjørnebye,
                    Dan Eggen, Øyvind Leonhardsen, Tore André Flo (Ståle Solbakken 72'), 
                    Kjetil Rekdal, Erik Mykland, Håvard Flo, Ole Gunnar Solskjær (Vidar Riseth 46').
Morocco:            Driss Benzekri, Abdelkrim El Hadrioui, Youssef Chippo (Gharib Amzine 78'),
                    Youssef Rossi, Noureddine Naybet [c], Said Chiba, Abdeljalil Hadda 
                    (Ali El Khattabi 87'), Abdelilah Saber, Salaheddine Bassir, Moustafa Hadji,
                    Tahar El Khalej (Rachid Azzouzi 90+').
Referee:            Pirom Un-Prasert (Thailand).
Coaches:            Norway: Egil Olsen.
                    Morocco: Henri Michel (France).
Cards:              Norway: None.
                    Morocco: Said Chiba [Y 79'].

11/06/1998, Bordeaux (France), Stade Lescure, 31800
World Cup
ITALY               2 (Christian Vieri 10', Roberto Baggio 85' pen)
CHILE               2 (Marcelo Salas 45+', 49')
Italy:              Gianluca Pagliuca, Paolo Maldini [c], Fabio Cannavaro, Alessandro Nesta,
                    Alessandro Costacurta, Angelo Di Livio (Enrico Chiesa 60'),
                    Dino Baggio, Demetrio Albertini, Roberto Di Matteo (Luigi Di Biagio 56'),
                    Roberto Baggio, Christian Vieri (Filippo Inzaghi 70').
Chile:              Nelson Tapia, Ronald Fuentes, Francisco Rojas, Clarence Acuña 
                    (Fernando Cornejo 81'), Javier Margas (Miguel Ramírez 62'), Pedro Reyes,
                    Moisés Villaroel, Fabián Estay (José Luis Sierra 80'), Nelson Parraguez,
                    Iván Zamorano [c], Marcelo Salas.
Referee:            Lucien Bouchardeau (Niger).
Coaches:            Italy: Cesare Maldini.
                    Chile: Nelson Acosta (Uruguay).
Cards:              Italy: Angelo Di Livio [Y 8'], Fabio Cannavaro [Y 31'].
                    Chile: Nelson Parraguez [Y 45'], Clarence Acuña [Y 53'], Francisco Rojas [Y 66'].
Note:               It is also reported that Enrico Chiesa received a yellow card.

11/06/1998, Toulouse (France), Stade Municipal, 36000
World Cup
AUSTRIA             1 (Anton Polster 90+')
CAMEROON            1 (Pierre Njanka 78')
Austria:            Michael Konsel, Peter Schöttel, Anton Pfeffer, Wolfgang Feiersinger, 
                    Heimo Pfeifenberger (Peter Stöger 83'), Harald Cerny (Mario Haas 83'),
                    Arnold Wetl, Roman Mählich, Dietmar Kühbauer, Andreas Herzog 
                    (Ivica Vastic 83'), Anton Polster [c].
Cameroon:           Jacques Songo'o, Pierre Wome, Rigobert Song, Raymond Kalla, Pierre Njanka, 
                    Patrick Mboma, Augustine Simo (Salomon Olembe 66'), Didier Angibeaud, 
                    Joesph Ndo, Samuel Ipoua (Joseph-Desire Job 66'), François Omam Biyik [c] 
                    (Alphonse Tchami 85').
Referee:            Epifanio González Chávez (Paraguay).
Coaches:            Austria: Herbert Prohaska.
                    Cameroon: Claude Le Roy (France).
Cards:              Austria: Anton Pfeffer [Y 27'].
                    Cameroon: Samuel Ipoua [Y 30'].

12/06/1998, Lens (France), Stade Félix Bollaert, 38140
World Cup
DENMARK             1 (Marc Rieper 69')
SAUDI ARABIA        0
Denmark:            Peter Schmeichel, Michael Schjønberg, Marc Rieper, Jes Høgh, Søren Colding, 
                    Thomas Helveg, Ebbe Sand, Morten Wieghorst (Allan Nielsen 65'), 
                    Brian Laudrup (Jan Heintze 83'), Michael Laudrup [c], Martin Jørgensen 
                    (Per Frandsen 73').
Saudi Arabia:       Mohammed Al-Deayea, Mohammed Al-Jahani, Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi, 
                    Abdullah Zubromawi, Fuad Amin [c] (Hamzah Saleh 79'), Ibrahim Al-Shahrani,
                    Sami Al-Jaber (Youssef Al-Thuniyan 83'), Hussein Sulimani, Khamis Dossari, 
                    Saeed Al-Owairan (Obeid Al-Dossari 79'), Khalid Al-Muwallid.
Referee:            Javier Castrilli (Argentina).
Coaches:            Denmark: Bo Johansson (Sweden).
                    Saudi Arabia: Carlos Alberto Parreira (Brazil).
Cards:              Denmark: Morten Wieghorst [Y 12'], Marc Rieper [Y 60'], 
                             Allan Nielsen [Y 73'].
                    Saudi Arabia: Khalid Al-Muwallid [Y 11'].

12/06/1998, Marseille, Stade Vélodrome, 60000
World Cup
FRANCE              3 (Christophe Dugarry 34', Pierre Issa 77' OG, Theirry Henry 90+')
SOUTH AFRICA        0
France:             Fabien Barthez, Bixente Lizarazu, Laurent Blanc [c], Didier Deschamps, 
                    Marcel Desailly, Youri Djorkaeff (David Trézéguet 82'), Stéphane Guivarc'h 
                    (Christophe Dugarry 26'), Lilian Thuram, Zinedine Zidane, Thierry Henry, 
                    Emmanuel Petit (Alain Boghossian 72').
South Africa:       Hans Vonk, David Nyathi, Willem Jackson, Pierre Issa, Lucas Radebe [c], 
                    Quinton Fortune, John Moshoeu, Mark Fish, Brendan Augustine 
                    (Helman Mkhalele 56'), Benedict McCarthy (Shaun Bartlett 89'), 
                    Philemon Masinga.
Referee:            Marcio Rezende Freitas (Brazil).
Coaches:            France: Aimé Jacquet.
                    South Africa: Philippe Troussier (France).
Cards:              France: Didier Deschamps [Y 53'], Emmanuel Petit [Y 28'], 
                            Zinedine Zidane [Y 75'].
                    South Africa: Willem Jackson [Y 39'].

12/06/1998, Montpellier (France), La Mosson, 27000
World Cup
BULGARIA            0
PARAGUAY            0
Bulgaria:           Zdravko Zdravkov, Radostin Kishishev, Trifon Ivanov [c], Ivailo Petkov, 
                    Anatoli Nankov, Zlatko Yankov, Lyuboslav Penev (Emil Kostadinov 68'), 
                    Ilian Iliev (Daniel Borimirov 78'), Ivailo Yordanov, Hristo Stoichkov, 
                    Krassimir Balakov.
Paraguay:           José Luis Chilavert [c], Carlos Gamarra, Celso Ayala, José Cardozo
                    (César Ramírez 70'), Roberto Acuña, Pedro Sarabia, Julio César Enciso,
                    Carlos Morales (Denis Caniza 41'), Jorge Campos (Juan Carlos Yegros 78'), 
                    Miguel Benítez, Carlos Paredes.
Referee:            Abdul Rahman Al-Zaid (Saudi Arabia).
Coaches:            Bulgaria: Hristo Bonev.
                    Paraguay: Paulo César Carpeggiani (Brazil).
Cards:              Bulgaria: Anatoli Nankov [Y 27' YR 89'], Hristo Stoichkov [Y 45'],
                              Trifon Ivanov [Y 73'].
                    Paraguay: Miguel Benítez [Y 45'].

13/06/1998, Nantes (France), La Beaujoire, 33257
World Cup
NIGERIA             3 (Mutiu Adepoju 22', Garba Lawal 73', Sunday Oliseh 79')
SPAIN               2 (Fernando Hierro 21', Raúl 47')
Nigeria:            Peter Rufai, Mobi Oparaku (Rashid Yekini 70'), Taribo West, Uche Okechukwu, 
                    Celestine Babayaro, Finidi George, Sunday Oliseh, Augustine Okocha, 
                    Garba Lawal (Godwin Okpara 90+'), Victor Ikpeba (Tijani Babangida 83'), 
                    Mutiu Adepoju.
Spain:              Andoni Zubizarreta [c], Albert Ferrer (Guillermo Amor 46'), 
                    Miguel Angel Nadal (Albert Celades 76'), Rafael Alkorta, Sergi, 
                    Alfonso Pérez (Joseba Etxeberría 58'), Fernando Hierro, Iván Campo,
                    Luis Enrique, Kiko, Raúl.
Referee:            Esfandiar Baharmast (USA).
Coaches:            Nigeria: Bora Milutinovic (Yugoslavia).
                    Spain: Javier Clemente.
Cards:              Nigeria: Uche Okechukwu [Y 62'].
                    Spain: Guillermo Amor [Y 56'], Miguel Angel Nadal [Y 59'], Iván Campo [Y 75'].
Notes:              Nigeria's second goal-scorer also reported as Zubizarreta OG.
                    It is also reported that Etxeberría replaced Raúl on 75'.

13/06/1998, Lyon (France), Stade Gerland, 39133
World Cup
SOUTH KOREA         1 (Ha Seok-Joo 28')
MEXICO              3 (Ricardo Peláez 51', Luis Hernández 74', 84')
South Korea:        Kim Byung-Ji, Kim Tae-Young, Lee Min-Sung, Hong Myung-Bo, Ko Jong-Soo
                    (Seo Jung-Won 72'), Lee Sang-Yoon, Kim Do-Keoun (Choi Sung-Yong 61'),
                    Ha Seok-Joo, Yoo Sang-Cheol [c], Noh Jung-Yoon (Jang Hyung-Seok 56'), 
                    Kim Do-Hoon.
Mexico:             Jorge Campos, Pavel Pardo, Raúl Rodrigo Lara, Duilio Davino, Braulio Luna 
                    (Jesús Arellano 46'), Claudio Suárez, Alberto Garcia Aspe [c] 
                    (Marcelino Bernal 72'), Jaime Ordiales (Ricardo Peláez 46'), Ramón Ramírez, 
                    Luis Hernández, Cuauhtémoc Blanco.
Referee:            Gunter Benkö (Austria).
Coaches:            South Korea: Cha Bum-Keoun.
                    Mexico: Manuel Lapuente.
Cards:              South Korea: Lee Min-Sung [Y 20'], Ha Seok-Joo [R 30'].
                    Mexico: Jaime Ordiales [Y 26'], Alberto García Aspe [Y 27'].

14/06/1998, Saint-Etienne (France), Stade Geoffroy Guichard, 30392
World Cup
YUGOSLAVIA          1 (Sinisa Mihajlovic 72')
IRAN                0
Yugoslavia:         Ivica Kralj, Zoran Mirkovic, Goran Djorovic, Slavisa Jokanovic, 
                    Branko Brnovic (Dejan Stankovic 50'), Vladimir Jugovic, Zeljko Petrovic,
                    Savo Milosevic (Perica Ognjenovic 85'), Predrag Mijatovic, 
                    Dragan Stojkovic [c] (Darko Kovacevic 68'), Sinisa Mihajlovic.
Iran:               Nima Nakisa, Mehdi Mahdavikia, Mohammad Khakpour, Hamid Reza Estili 
                    (Ali Reza Mansourian 68'), Nader Mohammedkhani [c], Javad Zarincheh, 
                    Mehdi Pashazadeh, Mehrdad Minavand, Ali Daei, Karim Bagheri, Khodadad Azizi.
Referee:            Alberto Tejada (Peru).
Coaches:            Yugoslavia: Slobodan Santrac.
                    Iran: Jalal Talebi.
Cards:              Yugoslavia: Zeljko Petrovic [Y 42'], Dragan Stojkovic [Y 60'].
                    Iran: None.
Note:               Some sources do not include the Estili-Mansourian substitution.

14/06/1998, Toulouse (France), Stade Municipal, 33400
World Cup
ARGENTINA           1 (Gabriel Batistuta 28')
JAPAN               0
Argentina:          Carlos Roa, Roberto Ayala, Roberto Néstor Sensini (José Chamot 74'), 
                    Nelson Vivas, Javier Zanetti, Matías Almeyda, Diego Simeone [c], 
                    Juan Sebastián Verón, Ariel Ortega, Claudio López (Abel Balbo 62'), 
                    Gabriel Batistuta.
Japan:              Yoshikatsu Kawaguchi, Masami Ihara [c], Eisuke Nakanishi, Yutaka Akita, 
                    Akira Narahashi, Hidetoshi Nakata, Hiroshi Nanami, Motohiro Yamaguchi, 
                    Naoki Soma (Takashi Hirano 85'), Shoji Jo, Masashi Nakayama 
                    (Wagner Lopes 67').
Referee:            Mario van der Ende (Netherlands).
Coaches:            Argentina: Daniel Passarella.
                    Japan: Takeshi Okada.
Cards:              Argentina: None.
                    Japan: Masami Ihara [Y 26'], Eisuke Nakanishi [Y 67'], Takashi Hirano [Y 90+'].
Note:               It is also reported that the third Japanese yellow card was for Nanami.

14/06/1998, Lens (France), Stade Félix Bollaert, 38058
World Cup
JAMAICA             1 (Robbie Earle 45')
CROATIA             3 (Mario Stanić 27', Robert Prosinečki 53', Davor Šuker 69')
Jamaica:            Warren Barrett [c], Fitzroy Simpson, Peter Cargill (Darryl Powell 69'),
                    Theodore Whitmore, Ian Goodison, Robbie Earle (Andrew Williams 74'), 
                    Ricardo Gardner, Onandi Lowe, Frank Sinclair, Deon Burton, Paul Hall 
                    (Walter Boyd 81').
Croatia:            Dražen Ladić, Igor Štimac, Slaven Bilić, Aljoša Asanović, Zvonimir Soldo, 
                    Robert Prosinečki, Mario Stanić, Dario Šimić (Goran Vlaović 74'), 
                    Robert Jarni, Davor Šuker, Zvonimir Boban [c].
Referee:            Vítor Manuel Melo Pereira (Portugal).
Coaches:            Jamaica: René Simoes.
                    Croatia: Miroslav Blažević.
Cards:              Jamaica: Deon Burton [Y 62'].
                    Croatia: Zvonimir Soldo [Y 5'], Dario Šimić [Y 59'].

15/06/1998, Paris (France), Parc des Princes, 43815
World Cup
GERMANY             2 (Andreas Möller 8', Jürgen Klinsmann 65')
USA                 0
Germany:            Andreas Köpke, Christian Wörns, Jürgen Kohler, Olaf Thon, 
                    Jens Jeremies, Stefan Reuter (Christian Ziege 68'), Andreas Möller 
                    (Markus Babbel 86'), Thomas Häßler (Dietmar Hamann 50'), Jörg Heinrich, 
                    Oliver Bierhoff, Jürgen Klinsmann [c].
USA:                Kasey Keller, Thomas Dooley [c], Eddie Pope, David Regis, Cobi Jones, 
                    Mike Burns (Frankie Hejduk 46'), Chad Deering (Tab Ramos 70'), 
                    Brian Maisonneuve, Earnie Stewart, Claudio Reyna, Eric Wynalda 
                    (Roy Wegerle 65').
Referee:            Said Belqola (Morocco).
Coaches:            Germany: Hans-Hubert 'Berti' Vogts.
                    USA: Steve Sampson.
Cards:              Germany: Jens Jeremies [Y 30'], Dietmar Hamann [Y 77'], Jörg Heinrich [Y 84'].
                    USA: Frankie Hejduk [Y 50'], Eddie Pope [Y 85'].

15/06/1998, Marseille (France), Stade Vélodrome, 54587
World Cup
ENGLAND             2 (Alan Shearer 43', Paul Scholes 89')
TUNISIA             0
England:            David Seaman, Gareth Southgate, Tony Adams, Sol Campbell, Paul Ince, 
                    Darren Anderton, David Batty, Paul Scholes, Graeme Le Saux, 
                    Teddy Sheringham (Michael Owen 85'), Alan Shearer [c].
Tunisia:            Chokri El Ouaer, Hatem Trabelsi (Tarek Thabet 80'), Khaled Badra, 
                    Sami Trabelsi [c], Mounir Boukadida, Clayton, Sirajeddine Chihi, 
                    Skander Souayah (Zoubeir Baya 46'), Kaies Ghodhbane, Mehdi Ben Slimane 
                    (Imed Ben Younes 66'), Adel Sellimi.
Referee:            Masayoshi Okada (Japan).
Coaches:            England: Glenn Hoddle.
                    Tunisia: Henryk Kasperczak (Poland).
Cards:              England: Sol Campbell [Y 88'].
                    Tunisia: Clayton [Y 48'], Imed Ben Younes [Y 70'], Kaies Ghodhbane [Y 87'].

15/06/1998, Lyon (France), Stade Gerland, 37572
World Cup
ROMANIA             1 (Adrian Ilie 45+')
COLOMBIA            0
Romania:            Bogdan Stelea, Dan Petrescu, Liviu Ciobotariu, Gheorghe Popescu, 
                    Iulian Filipescu, Gheorghe Hagi [c] (Lucian Marinescu 77'), Gabriel Popescu 
                    (Ovidiu Stîngă 69'), Constantin Gâlcă, Dorinel Munteanu, Adrian Ilie, 
                    Viorel Moldovan (Radu Niculescu 85').
Colombia:           Farid Mondragón, Wilmer Cabrera, Jorge Bermúdez, Ever Palacios, José Santa, 
                    Mauricio Serna, Harold Lozano, Carlos Valderrama [c], Freddy Rincón, 
                    Víctor Hugo Aristizábal (Adolfo Valencia 46'), Faustino Asprilla 
                    (Leider Preciado 85').
Referee:            Lim Kee Chong (Mauritius).
Coaches:            Romania: Anghel Iordănescu.
                    Colombia: Hernán Darío Gómez.
Cards:              Romania: Iulian Filipescu [Y 54'], Dorinel Munteanu [Y 69'], 
                             Dan Petrescu [Y 78'].
                    Colombia: José Santa [Y 47'].

16/06/1998, Nantes (France), La Beaujoire, 33266
World Cup
BRAZIL              3 (Ronaldo 9', Rivaldo 45+', Bebeto 50')
MOROCCO             0
Brazil:             Taffarel, Cafu, Aldair, Júnior Baiano, Roberto Carlos, César Sampaio 
                    (Doriva 68'), Dunga [c], Leonardo (Denílson 87'), Rivaldo, Bebeto 
                    (Edmundo 72'), Ronaldo.
Morocco:            Driss Benzekri, Abdelkrim El Hadrioui, Youssef Chippo, Youssef Rossi, 
                    Noureddine Naybet [c], Said Chiba (Gharib Anzine 76'), Abdeljalil Hadda 
                    (Ali El Khattabi 88'), Abdelilah Saber (Lahcen Abrami 76'), 
                    Salaheddine Bassir, Moustafa Hadji, Tahar El Khalej.
Referee:            Nikolai Levnikov (Russia).
Coaches:            Brazil: Mario Zagallo.
                    Morocco: Henri Michel (France).
Cards:              Brazil: César Sampaio [Y 36'], Júnior Baiano [Y 87'].
                    Morocco: Abdeljalil Hadda [Y 32'], Said Chiba [Y 64'].

17/06/1998, Saint-Etienne (France), Stade Geoffroy Guichard, 30392
World Cup
AUSTRIA             1 (Ivica Vastic 90+')
CHILE               1 (Marcelo Salas 70')
Austria:            Michael Konsel, Wolfgang Feiersinger, Peter Schöttel, Anton Pfeffer, 
                    Harald Cerny (Markus Schopp 46'), Heimo Pfeifenberger, Dietmar Kühbauer
                    (Andreas Herzog 46'), Roman Máhlich, Arnold Wetl, Mario Haas
                    (Ivica Vastic 74'), Anton Polster [c].
Chile:              Nelson Tapia, Ronald Fuentes, Moisés Villaroel (Cristián Castañeda 67'), 
                    Javier Margas, Francisco Rojas, Pedro Reyes, Clarence Acuña, 
                    Nelson Parraguez, Fabián Estay (José Luis Sierra 57'), Iván Zamorano [c],
                    Marcelo Salas.
Referee:            Gamal Ghandour (Egypt).
Coaches:            Austria: Herbert Prohaska.
                    Chile: Nelson Acosta (Uruguay).
Cards:              Austria: Peter Schöttel [Y 26'].
                    Chile: Moisés Villaroel [Y 16'], Fabián Estay [Y 47'], Marcelo Salas [Y 58'],
                           Iván Zamorano [Y 74'].

17/06/1998, Montpellier (France), La Mosson, 29800
World Cup
ITALY               3 (Luigi Di Biagio 7', Christian Vieri 74', 89')
CAMEROON            0
Italy:              Gianluca Pagliuca, Paolo Maldini [c], Alessandro Costacurta, Fabio Cannavaro,
                    Alessandro Nesta, Francesco Moriero (Angelo Di Livio 83'), Demetrio Albertini 
                    (Roberto Di Matteo 62'), Dino Baggio, Luigi Di Biagio, Christian Vieri, 
                    Roberto Baggio (Alessandro Del Piero 65').
Cameroon:           Jacques Songo'o, Pierre Wome, Rigobert Song, Raymond Kalla, Pierre Njanka, 
                    Salomon Olembe, Didier Angibeaud, Patrick Mboma (Samuel Eto'o 66'), 
                    Joseph Ndo, Samuel Ipoua (Joseph-Desire Job 46'), François Omam Biyik [c]
                    (Alphonse Tchami 66').
Referee:            Edward Lennie (Australia).
Coaches:            Italy: Cesare Maldini.
                    Cameroon: Claude Le Roy (France).
Cards:              Italy: Alessandro Costacurta [Y 26'], Luigi Di Biagio [Y 63'].
                    Cameroon: Pierre Wome [Y 6'], Pierre Njanka [Y 16'], Raymond Kalla [R 43'],
                              Didier Angibeaud [Y 79'], Rigobert Song [Y 85'].

18/06/1998, Toulouse (France), Stade Municipal, 33300
World Cup
DENMARK             1 (Allan Nielsen 13')
SOUTH AFRICA        1 (Benedict McCarthy 52')
Denmark:            Peter Schmeichel, Michael Schjønberg (Morten Wieghorst 82'), Marc Rieper,
                    Jes Høgh, Søren Colding, Thomas Helveg, Allan Nielsen, Michael Laudrup [c]
                    (Miklos Molnar 58'), Martin Jørgensen, Brian Laudrup, Ebbe Sand 
                    (Jan Heintze 58').
South Africa:       Hans Vonk, Pierre Issa, Mark Fish, Helman Mkhalele, David Nyathi
                    (Delron Buckley 89'), Lucas Radebe [c], John Moshoeu, Quinton Fortune, 
                    Brendan Augustine (Alfred Phiri 46'), Shaun Bartlett (Philemon Masinga 78'), 
                    Benedict McCarthy.
Referee:            John Toro Rendón (Colombia).
Coaches:            Denmark: Bo Johansson (Sweden).
                    South Africa: Philippe Troussier (France).
Cards:              Denmark: Michael Schjønberg [Y 23'], Jes Høgh [Y 56'], 
                             Peter Schmeichel [Y 57'], Miklos Molnar [R 67'], 
                             Morten Wieghorst [R 85'].
                    South Africa: David Nyathi [Y 28'], Pierre Issa [Y 63'], 
                                  Alfred Phiri [Y 65' R 68'], Lucas Radebe [Y 73'].

18/06/1998, Saint-Denis, Stade de France, 80000
World Cup
FRANCE              4 (Thierry Henry 36', 77', David Trézéguet 68', Bixente Lizarazu 85')
SAUDI ARABIA        0
France:             Fabien Barthez, Lilian Thuram, Laurent Blanc, Marcel Desailly, 
                    Bixente Lizarazu, Alain Boghossian, Didier Deschamps [c], Thierry Henry 
                    (Robert Pires 79'), Bernard Diomêde (Youri Djorkaeff 58'), Zinedine Zidane,
                    Christophe Dugarry (David Trézéguet 30').
Saudi Arabia:       Mohammed Al-Deayea, Mohammed Al-Jahani (Ahmed Al-Dossary 75'), 
                    Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi, Abdullah Zubromawi, Hussein Sulimani, 
                    Ibrahim Al-Shahrani, Khamis Dossari, Fuad Amin [c], Hamzah Saleh, 
                    Sami Al-Jaber, Saeed Al-Owairan (Ibrahim Al-Harbi 33' 
                    (Khalid Al-Muwallid 65')).
Referee:            Arturo Brizio Carter (Mexico).
Coaches:            France: Aimé Jacquet.
                    Saudi Arabia: Carlos Alberto Parreira (Brazil).
Cards:              France: Laurent Blanc [Y 36'], Bixente Lizarazu [Y 50'], 
                            Zinedine Zidane [R 71'].
                    Saudi Arabia: Mohammed Al-Jahani [Y 7'], Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi [R 19'], 
                                  Sami Al-Jaber [Y 82'].

19/06/1998, Paris (France), Parc des Princes, 58000
World Cup
NIGERIA             1 (Victor Ikpeba 27')
BULGARIA            0
Nigeria:            Peter Rufai, Taribo West, Uche Okechukwu [c], Celestine Babayaro, 
                    Mutiu Adepoju, Finidi George (Tijani Babangida 85'), Sunday Oliseh, 
                    Augustine Okocha, Garba Lawal, Victor Ikpeba (Rashid Yekini 76'), 
                    Daniel Amokachi (Nwankwo Kanu 67').
Bulgaria:           Zdravko Zdravkov, Trifon Ivanov [c], Gosho Ginchev, Ivailo Petkov, 
                    Radostin Kishishev, Zlatko Yankov (Georgi Bachev 85'), Marian Hristov
                    (Daniel Borimirov 46'), Ilian Iliev (Lyuboslav Penev 66'),
                    Krassimir Balakov, Hristo Stoichkov, Emil Kostadinov.
Referee:            Mario Sánchez (Chile).
Coaches:            Nigeria: Bora Milutinovic (Yugoslavia).
                    Bulgaria: Hristo Bonev.
Cards:              Nigeria: Mutiu Adepoju [Y 20'], Uche Okechukwu [Y 44'], 
                             Victor Ikpeba [Y 49'], Augustine Okocha [Y 70'].
                    Bulgaria: Ilian Iliev [Y 66'], Radostin Kishishev [Y 78'].

19/06/1998, Saint-Etienne (France), Stade Geoffroy Guichard, 30600
World Cup
SPAIN               0
PARAGUAY            0
Spain:              Andoni Zubizarreta [c], Aguilera, Abelardo (Albert Celades 56'), 
                    Rafael Alkorta, Sergi, Fernando Hierro, Guillermo Amor, Luis Enrique, 
                    Raúl (Francisco Kiko 66'), Joseba Etxeberría, Juan Antonio Pizzi 
                    (Fernando Morientes 53').
Paraguay:           José Luis Chilavert [c], Francisco Arce, Celso Ayala, Carlos Gamarra, 
                    Pedro Sarabia, Denis Caniza, Roberto Acuña (Juan Carlos Yegros 73'), 
                    Miguel Benítez, Julio César Enciso, Jorge Campos (Carlos Paredes 46'), 
                    Aristídes Rojas (César Ramírez 83').
Referee:            Ian McLeod (South Africa).
Coaches:            Spain: Javier Clemente.
                    Paraguay: Paulo César Carpeggiani (Brazil).
Cards:              Spain: Sergi [Y 8'], Francisco Kiko [Y 87'].
                    Paraguay: Celso Ayala [Y 30'], Francisco Arce [Y 76'].

20/06/1998, Bordeaux (France), Parc de Lescure, 35200
World Cup
BELGIUM             2 (Marc Wilmots 43', 48')
MEXICO              2 (Alberto García Aspe 56' pen, Cuauhtémoc Blanco 63')
Belgium:            Filip De Wilde, Eric Deflandre, Lorenzo Staelens, Gordan Vidovic, 
                    Vital Borkelmans, Danny Boffin (Gert Verheyen 18'), Franky Van der Elst [c]
                    (Glen De Boeck 67'), Enzo Scifo, Marc Wilmots, Luc Nilis
                    (Emile Mpenza 77'), Luis Oliveira.
Mexico:             Jorge Campos, Pavel Pardo, Joél Sánchez, Duilio Davino, Claudio Suárez, 
                    Juan Francisco Palencia (Jesús Arellano 46'), Alberto García Aspe [c] 
                    (Raúl Rodrigo Lara 68'), Jaime Ordiales (Germán Villa 58'), Ramón Ramírez, 
                    Cuauhtémoc Blanco, Luis Hernández.
Referee:            Hugh Dallas (Scotland).
Coaches:            Belgium: Georges Leekens.
                    Mexico: Manuel Lapuente.
Cards:              Belgium: Gert Verheyen [R 55'], Gordan Vidovic [Y 68'].
                    Mexico: Pavel Pardo [R 29'], Ramón Ramírez [Y 39'], 
                            Cuauhtémoc Blanco [Y 47'].

20/06/1998, Marseille (France), Stade Vélodrome, 55000
World Cup
NETHERLANDS         5 (Phillip Cocu 37', Marc Overmars 41', Dennis Bergkamp 71', 
                       Pierre van Hooijdonk 79', Ronald de Boer 83')
SOUTH KOREA         0
Netherlands:        Edwin van der Sar, Aron Winter, Frank de Boer [c], Jaap Stam, Arthur Numan 
                    (Winston Bogarde 80'), Ronald de Boer (Boudewijn Zenden 84'), Wim Jonk, 
                    Edgar Davids, Marc Overmars, Dennis Bergkamp (Pierre van Hooijdonk 78'), 
                    Phillip Cocu.
South Korea:        Kim Byung-Ji, Hong Myung-Bo, Lee Min-Sung, Choi Young-Il [c], Choi Sung-Yong 
                    (Kim Tae-Young 53'), Lee Sang-Yoon, Kim Do-Keoun, Seo Jung-Won 
                    (Lee Dong-Gook 75'), Yoo Sang-Cheol, Choi Yong-Soo, Kim Do-Hoon
                    (Ko Jong-Soo 70').
Referee:            Ryszard Wójcik (Poland).
Coaches:            Netherlands: Guus Hiddink.
                    South Korea: Cha Bum-Keoun.
Cards:              Netherlands: None.
                    South Korea: Choi Yong-Soo [Y 26'], Ko Jong-Soo [Y 90+'].

20/06/1998, Nantes (France), La Beaujoire, 39500
World Cup
JAPAN               0
CROATIA             1 (Davor Šuker 77')
Croatia:            Dražen Ladić, Zvonimir Soldo, Slaven Bilić, Igor Štimac (Goran Vlaović 46'), 
                    Dario Šimić, Robert Prosinečki (Silvio Marić 67'), Aljoša Asanović, 
                    Krunoslav Jurčić, Robert Jarni, Mario Stanić (Igor Tudor 88'), 
                    Davor Šuker [c].
Japan:              Yoshikatsu Kawaguchi, Masami Ihara [c], Eisuke Nakanishi, Yutaka Akita, 
                    Akira Narahashi (Hiroaki Morishima 79'), Hidetoshi Nakata, Hiroshi Nanami 
                    (Wagner Lopes 84'), Motohiro Yamaguchi, Naoki Soma, Shoji Jo,  
                    Masashi Nakayama (Masayuki Okano 61').
Referee:            Ramesh Ramhdan (Trinidad/Tobago).
Coaches:            Japan: Takeshi Okada.
                    Croatia: Miroslav Blažević.
Cards:              Japan: Hiroshi Nanami [Y 41'], Eisuke Nakanishi [Y 70'], 
                           Yutaka Akita [Y 89'].
                    Croatia: Robert Prosinečki [Y 26'], Mario Stanić [Y 83'].

21/06/1998, Paris (France), Parc des Princes, 48000
World Cup
ARGENTINA           5 (Ariel Ortega 32', 55', Gabriel Batistuta 72', 79', 83' pen)
JAMAICA             0
Argentina:          Carlos Roa, Roberto Ayala, Roberto Néstor Sensini (Nelson Vivas 25'), 
                    José Chamot, Javier Zanetti, Matías Almeyda, Diego Simeone [c] 
                    (Héctor Pineda 80'), Ariel Ortega, Juan Sebastián Verón, Claudio López 
                    (Marcelo Gallardo 75'), Gabriel Batistuta.
Jamaica:            Warren Barrett [c], Frank Sinclair, Stephen Malcolm (Walter Boyd 62'), 
                    Ian Goodison, Christopher Dawes, Theodore Whitmore (Robbie Earle 73'), 
                    Darryl Powell, Fitzroy Simpson, Ricardo Gardener, Deon Burton 
                    (Peter Cargill 46'), Paul Hall.
Referee:            Pedersen (Norway).
Coaches:            Argentina: Daniel Passarella.
                    Jamaica: René Simoes (Brazil).
Cards:              Argentina: José Chamot [Y 65'].
                    Jamaica: Darryl Powell [Y 4', R 45'], Peter Cargill [Y].

21/06/1998, Lyon (France), Stade Gerland, 44000
World Cup
USA                 1 (Brian McBride 87')
IRAN                2 (Hamid Reza Estili 40', Mehdi Mahdavikia 84')
USA:                Kasey Keller, Frankie Hejduk, Eddie Pope, Thomas Dooley [c] 
                    (Brian Maisonneuve 82'), David Regis, Roy Wegerle (Predrag Radosavljevic 57'),
                    Joe-Max Moore, Tab Ramos (Earnie Stewart 57'), Cobi Jones, Brian McBride, 
                    Claudio Reyna.
Iran:               Ahmedreza Abedzadeh, Mehdi Mahdavikia, Mohammad Khakpour, Hamid Reza Estili,
                    Javad Zarincheh (Naim Saadavi 77'), Nader Mohammadkhani 
                    (Mohammad Peyrovani 74'), Mehdi Pashazadeh, Mehrdad Minavand, Karim Bagheri,
                    Ali Daei, Khodadad Azizi (Ali Reza Mansourian 73').
Referee:            Urs Meier (Switzerland).
Coaches:            USA: Steve Sampson.
                    Iran: Jalal Talebi.
Cards:              USA: David Regis [Y 18'].
                    Iran: Mehrdad Minavand [Y 8'], Javad Zarincheh [Y 77'].

22/06/1998, Montpellier (France), La Mosson, 35000
World Cup
COLOMBIA            1 (Leider Preciado 83')
TUNISIA             0
Colombia:           Farid Mondragón, José Santa, Jorge Bermúdez, Ever Palacios, Wilmer Cabrera, 
                    Mauricio Serna (Jorge Bolaño 68'), Harold Lozano, Freddy Rincón 
                    (Victor Hugo Aristizábal 57'), Carlos Valderrama [c], Adolfo Valencia 
                    (Leider Preciado 57'), Anthony De Ávila.
Tunisia:            Chokri El Ouaer, Clayton, Ferid Chouchane, Sami Trabelsi [c], Tarek Thabet 
                    (Kaies Godhbane 76'), Sirajeddine Chihi, Zoubeir Beya (Faycal Ben Ahmed 73'),
                    Skander Souayah, Riadh Bouazizi, Adel Sellimi (Imed Ben Younes 68'), 
                    Mehdi Ben Slimane.
Referee:            Bernd Heynemann (Germany).
Coaches:            Colombia: Hernán Darío Gómez.
                    Tunisia: Henryk Kasperczak (Poland).
Cards:              Colombia: José Santa [Y 18'].
                    Tunisia: Riadh Bouazizi [Y 16'], Clayton [Y 83'].

23/06/1998, Marseille (France), Stade Vélodrome, 60000
World Cup
NORWAY              2 (Tore André Flo 83', Kjetil Rekdal 89' pen)
BRAZIL              1 (Bebeto 79')
Norway:             Frode Grodås [c], Henning Berg, Dan Eggen, Ronny Johnsen, 
                    Stig Inge Bjørnebye, Øyvind Leonhardsen, Vidar Riseth (Jostein Flo 79'), 
                    Kjetil Rekdal, Roar Strand (Erik Mykland 46'), Tore André Flo, 
                    Håvard Flo (Ole Gunnar Solskjær 68').
Brazil:             Taffarel, Cafu, Júnior Baiano, Gonçalves, Roberto Carlos, Dunga [c],
                    Leonardo, Denílson, Rivaldo, Bebeto, Ronaldo.
Referee:            Esfandiar Baharmast (USA).
Coaches:            Norway: Egil Olsen.
                    Brazil: Mario Zagallo.
Cards:              Norway: Óyvind Leonhardsen [Y 54'], Erik Mykland [Y 59'].
                    Brazil: none.

23/06/1998, Saint-Etienne (France), Stade Geoffroy Guichard, 45000
World Cup
MOROCCO             3 (Salaheddine Bassir 22', 84', Abdeljalil Hadda 47')
SCOTLAND            0
Morocco:            Driss Benzekri, Abdelilah Saber (Youssef Rossi 72'), Noureddine Naybet, 
                    Gharib Amzine (Rachid Azzouzi 76'), Lahcen Abrami, Tahar El Khalej, 
                    Moustafa Hadji, Youssef Chippo (Jamal Sellami 87'), Smahi Triki, 
                    Salaheddine Bassir, Abdeljalil Hadda.
Scotland:           Jim Leighton, Tom Boyd, David Weir, Colin Hendry, Christian Dailly, 
                    Jackie McNamara (Tosh McKinlay 55'), Craig Burley, Paul Lambert,
                    John Collins, Kevin Gallacher [c], Gordon Durie (Scott Booth 83').
Referee:            Ali Bujsaim (UAE).
Coaches:            Morocco: Henri Michel (France).
                    Scotland: Craig Brown.
Cards:              Morocco: Youssef Chippo [Y 81'].
                    Scotland: Kevin Gallacher [Y 21'], Craig Burley [R 54'].

23/06/1998, Nantes (France), La Beaujoire, 45000
World Cup
CHILE               1 (José Luis Sierra 20')
CAMEROON            1 (Patrick Mboma 55')
Chile:              Nelson Tapia, Ronald Fuentes, Javier Margas, Pedro Reyes, Moisés Villarroel 
                    (Fernando Cornejo 70'), Francisco Rojas (Miguel Ramírez 77'), Clarence Acuña,
                    Nelson Parraguez, José Luis Sierra (Fabián Estay 70'), Iván Zamorano [c], 
                    Marcelo Salas.
Cameroon:           Jacques Songo'o, Pierre Njanka, Rigobert Song, Michel Pensee, Pierre Wome, 
                    Joseph Ndo (Laurent Etame-Mayer 83'), Marcel Mahouve, Salomon Olembe 
                    (Didier Angibeaud 69'), Joseph-Desire Job (Alphonse Tchami 73'), 
                    Patrick Mboma, François Omam-Biyik [c].
Referee:            László Vagner (Hungary).
Coaches:            Chile: Nelson Acosta (Uruguay).
                    Cameroon: Claude Le Roy (France).
Cards:              Chile: Nelson Parraguez [Y 50'], Francisco Rojas [Y 55'], 
                           Moisées Villaroel [Y 66'], Miguel Ramírez [Y 89'].
                    Cameroon: Rigobert Song [Y 8' R 52'], Laurent Etame-Mayer [R 89'].

24/06/1998, Bordeaux (France), Stade Lescure, 35000
World Cup
SAUDI ARABIA        2 (Sami Al-Jaber 45' pen, Youssef Al-Thuniyan 73' pen)
SOUTH AFRICA        2 (Shaun Bartlett 19', 90+' pen)
Saudi Arabia:       Mohammed Al-Deayea, Mohammed Al-Jahani, Abdullah Zubromawi, Hussein Sulimani,
                    Nawaf Al-Temyat, Fuad Amin, Hamzah Saleh, Khamis Dossari, Fahad Mehalel 
                    (Ibrahim Al-Shahrani 65'), Sami Al-Jaber, Youssef Al-Thuniyan [c] 
                    (Ibrahim Al-Harbi 81').
South Africa:       Hans Vonk, Pierre Issa, Willem Jackson (Delron Buckley 46'), Mark Fish, 
                    Lucas Radebe [c], Helman Mkhalele, John Moshoeu, David Nyathi, 
                    Quinton Fortune (Doctor Khumalo 67'), Benedict McCarthy 
                    (Jerry Sikhosana 46'), Shaun Bartlett.
Referee:            Mario Sánchez (Chile).
Coaches:            Saudi Arabia: Mohammed Al-Kharashy.
                    South Africa: Philippe Troussier (France).
Cards:              Saudi Arabia: Khamis Dossari [Y 30'].
                    South Africa: Quinton Fortune [Y 38'], Lucas Radebe [Y 65'].

24/06/1998, Toulouse (France), Stade Municipal, 37500
World Cup
NIGERIA             1 (Wilson Oruma 11')
PARAGUAY            3 (Celso Ayala 1', Miguel Benítez 59', José Cardoso 86')
Nigeria:            Peter Rufai, Augustine Eguavoen, Ben Iroha, Taribo West, Uche Okafor, 
                    Sunday Oliseh (Godwin Okpara 46'), Wilson Oruma (Finidi George 68'), 
                    Garba Lawal, Tijani Babangida, Rasheed Yekini, Nwankwo Kanu.
Paraguay:           José Luis Chilavert, Francisco Arce, Celso Ayala, Carlos Gamarra, 
                    Pedro Sarabia, Denis Caniza (Juan Carlos Yegros 54'), Carlos Paredes, 
                    Miguel Benítez (Roberto Acuña 67'), Julio César Enciso, José Cardozo, 
                    Hugo Brizuela (Aristídes Rojas 77').
Referee:            Pirom Un-Prasert (Thailand).
Coaches:            Nigeria: Bora Milutinovic (Yugoslavia).
                    Paraguay: Paulo César Carpeggiani (Brazil).
Cards:              Nigeria: Augustine Eguavoen [Y 25'], Ben Iroha [Y 38'].
                    Paraguay: None.

25/06/1998, Saint-Etienne (France), Stade Geoffroy Guichard, 40000
World Cup
NETHERLANDS         2 (Phillip Cocu 4', Ronald de Boer 19')
MEXICO              2 (Ricardo Peláez 75', Luis Hernández 90+')
Netherlands:        Edwin van der Sar, Michael Reiziger, Jaap Stam, Frank de Boer [c], 
                    Arthur Numan (Winston Bogarde 73'), Ronald de Boer, Wim Jonk 
                    (Aron Winter 71'), Edgar Davids, Marc Overmars, Dennis Bergkamp 
                    (Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink 79'), Phillip Cocu.
Mexico:             Jorge Campos, Salvador Carmona, Joél Sánchez (Ricardo Peláez 55'), 
                    Duilio Davino, Claudio Suárez, Germán Villa, Alberto García Aspe [c], 
                    Braulio Luna (Jesús Arellano 46'), Ramón Ramírez, Cuauhtémoc Blanco, 
                    Luis Hernández.
Referee:            Abdul Rahman Al-Zaid (Saudi Arabia).
Coaches:            Netherlands: Guus Hiddink. 
                    Mexico: Manuel Lapuente.
Cards:              Netherlands: Jaap Stam [Y 21'], Arthur Numan [Y 46'].
                    Mexico: Germán Villa [Y 18'], Luis Hernández [Y 46'], Salvador Carmona [Y 58'],
                            Ricardo Peláez [Y 68'], Ramón Ramírez [R 89'].

25/06/1998, Paris (France), Parc des Princes, 47000
World Cup
BELGIUM             1 (Luc Nilis 6')
SOUTH KOREA         1 (Yoo Sang-Cheol 71')
Belgium:            Philippe Vande Walle, Eric Deflandre, Lorenzo Staelens, Gordan Vidovic, 
                    Vital Borkelmans, Enzo Scifo [c] (Franky Van der Elst 66'),
                    Philippe Clement (Emile Mpenza 75'), Nico Van Kerckhoven, Marc Wilmots,
                    Luis Oliveira (Mbo Mpenza 46'), Luc Nilis.
South Korea:        Kim Byung-Ji, Lee Min-Sung, Lee Sang-Hun (Jang Hyung-Seok 66'), 
                    Kim Tae-Young, Hong Myung-Bo, Choi Song-Yong (Lee Lim-Saeng 46'), 
                    Kim Do-Keoun (Ko Jong-Soo 46'), Ha Seok-Joo, Yoo Sang-Cheol [c], 
                    Choi Yong-Soo, Seo Jung-Won.
Referee:            Márcio Rezende de Freitas (Brazil).
Coaches:            Belgium: Georges Leekens.
                    South Korea: Kim Pyung-Seok.
Cards:              Belgium: Vital Borkelmans [Y 65'].
                    South Korea: Kim Tae-Young [Y 48'], Lee Lim-Saeng [Y 67'], 
                                 Lee Min-Sung [Y 83'], Kim Byung-Ji [Y 83'].

25/06/1998, Montpellier (France), La Mosson,  35000
World Cup
GERMANY             2 (Oliver Bierhoff 50', Jürgen Klinsmann 57')
IRAN                0
Germany:            Andreas Köpke, Christian Wörns, Jürgen Kohler, Lothar Matthäus, 
                    Thomas Helmer, Olaf Thon (Dietmar Hamann 46'), Jorg Heinrich, Michael Tarnat
                    (Christian Ziege 76'), Thomas Häßler (Ulf Kirsten 69'), Jürgen Klinsmann [c],
                    Oliver Bierhoff.
Iran:               Ahmedreza Abedzadeh [c], Mehdi Mahdavikia, Mohammad Khakpour, 
                    Hamid Reza Estili, Javad Zarincheh (Sirous Dinmohammadi 70'), 
                    Mehdi Pashzadeh, Nader Mohammedkhani, Mehrdad Minavand, Ali Daei, 
                    Khodadad Azizi, Karim Bagheri.
Referee:            Epifanio González (Paraguay).
Coaches:            Germany: Hans-Hubert 'Berti' Vogts.
                    Iran: Jalal Talebi.
Cards:              Germany: Jürgen Klinsmann [Y 31'], Thomas Häßler [Y 45'].
                    Iran: Ali Daei [Y 47'].

25/06/1998, Nantes (France), La Beaujoire, 35000
World Cup
USA                 0
YUGOSLAVIA          1 (Slobodan Komljenovic 4')
USA:                Brad Friedel, David Regis, Frankie Hejduk (Eric Wynalda 64'), 
                    Thomas Dooley [c] (Marcelo Balboa 82'), Mike Burns, Cobi Jones, 
                    Claudio Reyna, Brian Maisonneuve, Joe-Max Moore (Preki Radovsavljevic 58'), 
                    Brian McBride, Earnie Stewart.
Yugoslavia:         Ivica Kralj, Goran Djorovic, Slobodan Komljenovic, Zeljko Petrovic, 
                    Slavisa Jokanovic, Vladimir Jugovic, Dragan Stojkovic [c] 
                    (Dejan Savicevic 62'), Sinisa Mihajlovic, Dejan Stankovic 
                    (Branko Brnovic 55'), Predrag Mijatovic (Perica Ognjenovic 31'), 
                    Savo Milosevic.
Referee:            Gamal Ghandour (Egypt).
Coaches:            USA: Steve Sampson.
                    Yugoslavia: Slobodan Santrac.
Cards:              USA: Claudio Reyna [Y 13'].
                    Yugoslavia: Dejan Stankovic [Y 41'], Perica Ognjenovic [Y 61'].

26/06/1998, Saint-Denis (France), Stade de France, 80000
World Cup
ROMANIA             1 (Viorel Moldovan 72')
TUNISIA             1 (Skander Souayah 10' pen)
Romania:            Bogdan Stelea, Dan Petrescu, Christian Dulca (Gheorghe Popescu 31'), 
                    Anton Doboş, Liviu Ciobotariu, Constantin Gâlcă, Gheorghe Hagi [c], 
                    Dorinel Munteanu, Lucian Marinescu, Marius Lăcătuş (Adrian Ilie 46'), 
                    Ilie Dumitrescu (Viorel Moldovan 67').
Tunisia:            Chokri El Ouaer [c], Sami Trabelsi, Ferid Chouchane, Mounir Boukadida, 
                    Kaies Godhbane (Tarek Thabet 83'), Riadh Bouazizi, Skander Souayah 
                    (Imed Ben Younes 90'), Zoubeir Beya, Sirajeddine Chihi, Mehdi Ben Slimane 
                    (Riadh Jelassi 55'), Adel Sellimi.
Referee:            Edward Lennie (Australia).
Coaches:            Romania: Anghel Iordănescu.
                    Tunisia: Henryk Kasperczak (Poland).
Cards:              Romania: None.
                    Tunisia: Zoubeir Beya [Y 28'], Skander Souayah [Y 57'].

26/06/1998, Lens (France), Stade Félix Bollaert, 41275
World Cup
COLOMBIA            0
ENGLAND             2 (Darren Anderton 20', David Beckham 30')
Colombia:           Farid Mondragón, Wilmer Cabrera, Ever Palacios, Jorge Bermúdez, 
                    Antonio Moreno, Mauricio Serna (Víctor Hugo Aristizábal 46'), Harold Lozano, 
                    Carlos Valderrama [c], Anthony De Ávila (Hamilton Ricard 46'), Freddy Rincón,
                    Leider Preciado (Adolfo Valencia 46').
England:            David Seaman, Gary Neville, Tony Adams, Sol Campbell, Darren Anderton 
                    (Robert Lee 80'), David Beckham, Paul Ince (David Batty 83'), Paul Scholes
                    (Steve McManaman 74'), Graeme Le Saux, Michael Owen, Alan Shearer [c].
Referee:            Arturo Brizio Carter (Mexico).
Coaches:            Colombia: Hernán Darío Gómez.
                    England: Glenn Hoddle.
Cards:              Colombia: Mauricio Serna [Y 20'], Víctor Hugo Aristizábal [Y 86'], 
                              Jorge Bermúdez [Y 89'].
                    England: Paul Scholes [Y 22'], Alan Shearer [Y 89'].

26/06/1998, Bordeaux (France), Stade Lescure, 36500
World Cup
ARGENTINA           1 (Héctor Pineda 34')
CROATIA             0
Argentina:          Carlos Roa, Roberto Ayala, Nelson Vivas, Pablo Paz, Javier Zanetti 
                    (Diego Simeone 68'), Matías Almeyda, Héctor Pineda, Juan Sebastián Verón,
                    Ariel Ortega (Claudio López 53'), Marcelo Gallardo (Sergio Berti 81'), 
                    Gabriel Batistuta [c].
Croatia:            Dražen Ladić, Zvonimir Soldo, Slaven Bilić, Dario Šimić, Silvio Marić 
                    (Goran Vlaović 46'), Robert Prosinečki (Igor Štimac 68'), Aljoša Asanović, 
                    Zvonimir Boban [c], Robert Jarni, Mario Stanić, Davor Šuker.
Referee:            Said Belqola (Morocco).
Coaches:            Argentina: Daniel Passarella.
                    Croatia: Miroslav Blažević.
Cards:              Argentina: Ariel Ortega [Y 23'], Roberto Ayala [Y 35'], Nelson Vivas [Y 68'].
                    Croatia: Slaven Bilić [Y 20'], Zvonimir Soldo [Y 43'], 
                             Zvonimir Boban [Y 47'], Robert Jarni [Y 58'].

26/06/1998, Lyon (France), Stade Gerland, 44000
World Cup
JAPAN               1 (Masashi Nakayama 75')
JAMAICA             2 (Theodore Whitmore 39', 54')
Japan:              Yoshikatsu Kawaguchi, Yutaka Akita, Masami Ihara [c], Norio Omura 
                    (Takashi Hirano 59'), Naoki Soma, Akira Narahashi, Motohiro Yamaguchi, 
                    Hiroshi Nanami (Shinji Ono 79'), Masashi Nakayama, Hidetoshi Nakata, 
                    Shoji Jo (Wagner Lopes 59').
Jamaica:            Aaron Lawrence, Frank Sinclair, Onandi Lowe, Ian Goodison [c], 
                    Ricardo Gardner, Stephen Malcolm, Theodore Whitmore, Christopher Dawes, 
                    Fitzroy Simpson (Robbie Earle 90'), Paul Hall (Walter Boyd 72'), 
                    Marcus Gayle (Deon Burton 80').
Referee:            Gunther Benkö (Austria).
Coaches:            Japan: Takeshi Okada.
                    Jamaica: René Simoes (Brazil).
Cards:              Japan: Motohiro Yamaguchi [Y 4'].
                    Jamaica: Stephen Malcolm [Y 78'], Christopher Dawes [Y 88'].

28/06/1998, Lens, Stade Félix Bollaert, 41275
World Cup
FRANCE              1 (Laurent Blanc 113')
PARAGUAY            0
After sudden-death extra time.
France:             Fabien Barthez, Bixente Lizarazu, Laurent Blanc, Lilian Thuram, 
                    Marcel Desailly, Didier Deschamps [c], Emmanuel Petit (Alain Boghossian 69'),
                    Bernard Diomàde (Stéphane Guivarc'h 76'), David Trézéguet, Youri Djorkaeff,
                    Thierry Henry (Robert Pires 64').
Paraguay:           José Luis Chilavert [c], Francisco Arce, Celso Ayala, Roberto Acuña,
                    Carlos Gamarra, Pedro Sarabia, José' Cardoso (Aristídes Rojas 91'), 
                    Carlos Paredes (Denis Caniza 74'), Julio César Enciso, Jorge Campos 
                    (Juan Carlos Yegros 55'), Miguel Benítez.
Referee:            Ali Bujsaim (UAE).
Coaches:            France: Aimé Jacquet.
                    Paraguay: Paulo César Carpeggiani (Brazil).
Cards:              France: None.
                    Paraguay: José Luis Chilavert [Y 19'], Miguel Benítez [Y 23'], 
                              Julio César Enciso [Y 32'], Francisco Arce [Y 84'],
                              Aristídes Rojas [Y 99'].

28/06/1998, Saint-Denis (France), Stade de France, 80000
World Cup
NIGERIA             1 (Tijani Babangida 78')
DENMARK             4 (Peter Møller 3', Brian Laudrup 12', Ebbe Sand 60', Thomas Helveg 76')
Nigeria:            Peter Rufai, Uche Okechukwu [c], Celestine Babayaro, Taribo West, 
                    Mutiu Adepoju, Garba Lawal (Tijani Babangida 73'), Sunday Oliseh, 
                    Finidi George, Nwankwo Kanu (Rasheed Yekini 65'), Victor Ipkeba, 
                    Augustine Okocha.
Denmark:            Peter Schmeichel, Marc Rieper, Jes Høgh, Søren Colding, Jan Heintze, 
                    Thomas Helveg, Allan Nielsen, Brian Laudrup (Morten Wieghorst 78'), 
                    Peter Møller (Ebbe Sand 59'), Michael Laudrup [c] (Per Frandsen 84'), 
                    Martin Jørgensen.
Referee:            Urs Meier (Switzerland).
Coaches:            Nigeria: Bora Milutinovic (Yugoslavia).
                    Denmark: Bo Johansson (Sweden).
Cards:              Nigeria: Augustine Okocha [Y 49'].
                    Denmark: Marc Rieper [Y 24'].

29/06/1998, Montpellier (France), La Mosson, 35500
World Cup
GERMANY             2 (Jürgen Klinsmann 75', Oliver Bierhoff 86')
MEXICO              1 (Luis Hernández 47')
Germany:            Andreas Köpke, Lothar Matthäus, Christian Wörns, Markus Babbel, 
                    Jörg Heinrich (Andreas Möller 58'), Dietmar Hamann, Thomas Helmer 
                    (Christian Ziege 38'), Michael Tarnat, Thomas Häßler (Ulf Kirsten 74'), 
                    Jürgen Klinsmann [c], Oliver Bierhoff.
Mexico:             Jorge Campos, Pavel Pardo, Raúl Rodrigo Lara, Claudio Suárez, Duilio Davino, 
                    Juan Francisco Palencia (Jesús Arellano 53'), Marcelino Bernal 
                    (Salvador Carmona 46'), Alberto García Aspe [c] (Ricardo Peláez 86'), 
                    Germán Villa, Luis Hernández, Cuauhtémoc Blanco.
Referee:            Vitor Melo Pereira (Portugal).
Coaches:            Germany: Hans-Hubert 'Berti' Vogts.
                    Mexico: Manuel Lapuente.
Cards:              Germany: Markus Babbel [Y 46'], Lothar Matthäus [Y 56'], 
                             Michael Tarnat [Y 77'], Dietmar Hamann [Y 88'].
                    Mexico: Duilio Davino [Y 57'], Cuauhtémoc Blanco [Y 87'].

30/06/1998, Saint-Etienne (France), Stade Geoffroy Guichard, 36000
World Cup
ARGENTINA           2 (Gabriel Batistuta 5' pen, Javier Zanetti 45+')
ENGLAND             2 (Alan Shearer 9' pen, Michael Owen 16')
Argentina won 4-3 on penalties.
Argentina:          Carlos Roa, Roberto Ayala, Matías Almeyda, José Chamot, Ariel Ortega, 
                    Nelson Vivas, Diego Simeone [c] (Sergio Berti 91'), Juan Sebastián Verón, 
                    Javier Zanetti, Claudio López (Marcelo Gallardo 68'), Gabriel Batistuta 
                    (Hernán Crespo 68').
England:            David Seaman, Gary Neville, Tony Adams, Sol Campbell, Darren Anderton 
                    (David Batty 97'), David Beckham, Paul Ince, Paul Scholes
                    (Paul Merson 78'), Graeme Le Saux (Gareth Southgate 71'), Alan Shearer [c],
                    Michael Owen.
Referee:            Kim Milton Nielsen (Denmark).
Coaches:            Argentina: Daniel Passarella.
                    England: Glenn Hoddle.
Cards:              Argentina: Juan Sebastían Verón [Y 44'], Diego Simeone [Y 47'], 
                               Matías Almeyda [Y 73'], Carlos Roa [Y 120+'].
                    England: David Seaman [Y 5'], Paul Ince [Y 10'], Beckham [R 47'].
Penalties:          1-0 Sergio Berti, 1-1 Alan Shearer, 1-1 Hernán Crespo (save), 
                    1-1 Paul Ince (save), 2-1 Juan Sebastián Verón, 2-2 Paul Merson, 
                    3-2 Marcelo Gallardo, 3-3 Michael Owen, 4-3 Roberto Ayala, 
                    4-3 David Batty (save).
Note:               Carlos Roa received his yellow card during the penalty shootout.

03/07/1998, Nantes (France), La Beaujoire, 35500
World Cup
BRAZIL              3 (Bebeto 11', Rivaldo 26', 60')
DENMARK             2 (Martin Jørgensen 2', Brian Laudrup 50')
Brazil:             Taffarel, Cafu, Júnior Baiano, Aldair, Roberto Carlos, César Sampaio,
                    Dunga [c], Rivaldo (Zé Roberto 87'), Leonardo (Emerson 72'), Bebeto 
                    (Denílson 64'), Ronaldo.
Denmark:            Peter Schmeichel, Søren Colding, Marc Rieper, Jes Høgh, Jan Heintze,
                    Martin Jørgensen, Allan Nielsen (Stig Tøfting 46'), Thomas Helveg 
                    (Michael Schjønberg 86'), Michael Laudrup [c], Peter Møller 
                    (Ebbe Sand 67'), Brian Laudrup.
Referee:            Gamal Ghandour (Egypt).
Coaches:            Brazil: Mario Zagallo.
                    Denmark: Bo Johansson (Sweden).
Cards:              Brazil: Roberto Carlos [Y 11'], Aldair [Y 37'], Cafu [Y 81'].
                    Denmark: Thomas Helveg [Y 19'], Søren Colding [Y 39'], Stig Tøfting [Y 72'].

04/07/1998, Marseille (France), Stade Vélodrome, 55000
World Cup
NETHERLANDS         2 (Patrick Kluivert 12', Dennis Bergkamp 90')
ARGENTINA           1 (Claudio López 18')
Netherlands:        Edwin van der Sar, Michael Reiziger, Frank de Boer [c], Jaap Stam, 
                    Arthur Numan, Ronald de Boer (Marc Overmars 64'), Wim Jonk, Edgar Davids, 
                    Phillip Cocu, Dennis Bergkamp, Patrick Kluivert.
Argentina:          Carlos Roa, Roberto Néstor Sensini, Roberto Ayala, José Chamot 
                    (Abel Balbo 90'), Javier Zanetti, Matías Almeyda (Héctor Pineda 67'), 
                    Diego Simeone [c], Juan Sebastián Verón, Ariel Ortega, Claudio López, 
                    Gabriel Batistuta.
Referee:            Arturo Brizio Carter (Mexico).
Coaches:            Netherlands: Guus Hiddink.
                    Argentina: Daniel Passarella.
Cards:              Netherlands: Jaap Stam [Y 10'], Arthur Numan [Y 17', R 76'].
                    Argentina: José Chamot [Y 22'], Roberto Néstor Sensini [Y 60'], 
                               Ariel Ortega [R 87'].

07/07/1998, Marseille (France), Stade Vélodrome, 54000
World Cup
BRAZIL              1 (Ronaldo 46')
NETHERLANDS         1 (Patrick Kluivert 85')
Brazil won 4-2 on penalties.
Brazil:             Taffarel, Zé Carlos, Aldair, Júnior Baiano, Roberto Carlos, César Sampaio,
                    Dunga [c], Leonardo (Emerson 85'), Rivaldo, Bebeto (Denílson 70'), Ronaldo.
Netherlands:        Edwin van der Sar, Michael Reiziger (Aron Winter 57'), Jaap Stam, 
                    Frank de Boer [c], Ronald de Boer, Wim Jonk (Clarence Seedorf 111'), 
                    Edgar Davids, Phillip Cocu, Dennis Bergkamp, Patrick Kluivert, 
                    Boudewijn Zenden (Pierre van Hooijdonk 75').
Referee:            Ali Bujsaim (UAE).
Coaches:            Brazil: Mario Zagallo.
                    Netherlands: Guus Hiddink.
Cards:              Brazil: Zé Carlos [Y 31'], César Sampaio [Y 45'].
                    Netherlands: Michael Reiziger [Y 48'], Edgar Davids [Y 60'], 
                                 Pierre van Hooijdonk [Y 90'], Clarence Seedorf [Y 119'].
Penalties:          1-0 Ronaldo, 1-1 Frank de Boer, 2-1 Rivaldo, 2-2 Dennis Bergkamp, 
                    3-2 Emerson, 3-2 Phillip Cocu (save), 4-2 Dunga, 4-2 Ronald de Boer (save).

12/07/1998, Saint-Denis (France), Stade de France, 75000
World Cup
FRANCE              3 (Zinedine Zidane 27', 45+', Emmanuel Petit 90+')
BRAZIL              0
France:             Fabien Barthez, Marcel Desailly, Bixente Lizarazu, Lilian Thuram, 
                    Frank Leboeuf, Didier Deschamps [c], Youri Djorkaeff (Patrick Vieira 74'),
                    Zinedine Zidane, Christian Karembeu (Alain Boghossian 56'), Emmanuel Petit,
                    Stéphane Guivarc'h (Christophe Dugarry 66').
Brazil:             Taffarel, Cafu, Júnior Baiano, Aldair, Roberto Carlos, César Sampaio
                    (Edmundo 57'), Leonardo (Denílson 46'), Dunga [c], Rivaldo, Ronaldo, 
                    Bebeto.
Referee:            Said Belqola (Morocco).
Coaches:            France: Aimé Jacquet.
                    Brazil: Mario Zagallo.
Cards:              France: Didier Deschamps [Y 39'], Marcel Desailly [Y 48', YR 68'], 
                            Christian Karembeu [Y 56'].
                    Brazil: Júnior Baiano [Y 33'].

??/08/1998, Koror (Palau)
Micronesian Games
GUAM                2
NORTHERN MARIANAS   1
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

??/08/1998, Koror (Palau)
Micronesian Games
GUAM                0
NORTHERN MARIANAS   3
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

18/08/1998, Abovyan, Kotaik, 5000
Friendly International
ARMENIA             1 (Armen Adamyan 78')
LEBANON             0
Armenia:            Roman Berezovski, Yervand Sukiasyan, Vardan Khachatryan
                    (Artur Mkrtchyan 67'), Sargis Hovsepyan, Albert Sargisyan
                    (Hovhannes Harutyunyan 62'), Harutyun Vardanyan, Artur Petrosyan
                    (Tigran Yesayan 46'), Ara Nigoyan, Artashes Adamyan, Armen Adamyan,
                    Varazdat Avetisyan (Tigran Hovhannisyan 74').
Lebanon:
Referee:            Merab Malaguradze (Georgia).
Coaches:            Armenia: Suren Barsegyan.
                    Lebanon:
Cards:              Armenia: Ara Nigoyan [R 34'].
                    Lebanon:

19/08/1998, Ponta Delgada (Azores), Estádio de São Miguel, 15000
Friendly International
PORTUGAL            2 (Rui Costa 55', 58')
MOZAMBIQUE          1 (Artur 77')
Portugal:           Vítor Baía, Secretário, Fernando Couto, Paulo Madeira, Nelson 
                    (Lués Carlos 46'), Calado, Abel Xavier, Figo, Rui Costa (Paiva 85'), 
                    Domingos (João Manuel Vieira Pinto 46'), Nuno Gomes (Edgar 73').
Mozambique:         Luisinho, Faife (Artur 73'), Tomas, Ane-Mane, Pinto Barros 
                    (João Chissano 46'), Jojo, Paulito, Chiquinho Conde, Jossias (Nana 64'), 
                    Tico-Tico (Riquito 64'), Dario (Eurico 87').
Referee:            Stéphane Bre (France).
Coaches:            Portugal: Humberto Coelho.
                    Mozambique: Arnaldo Salvado.

11/09/1998, Dammam, 5000
Friendly International
SAUDI ARABIA        8 (Obeid Al-Dossari 26', 46', Ibrahim Al-Suwayyed 50' pen, 64', 86',
                       Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi 61', Faysal Abou Thnien 61', Moussa Saleh 76')
TANZANIA            0
Referee:            Abdul Aziz Al-Dokhail (Saudi Arabia).
Coaches:            Saudi Arabia: Otto Pfister (Germany).
                    Tanzania:
Note:               Venue also reported as Riyadh.

13/09/1998, Doha (Qatar)
Friendly International
BAHRAIN             2
LIBYA               2
Referee:            
Coaches:            

14/09/1998, Dammam, 12000
Friendly International
SAUDI ARABIA        2 (Obeid al Dossari 27', 35')
SUDAN               1 (Al-Sadeq Abdullah 73')
Referee:            Mohammed Al-Sowail (Saudi Arabia).
Coaches:            Saudi Arabia: Otto Pfister (Germany).
                    Sudan:

16/09/1998, Doha
Friendly International
QATAR               1
SUDAN               1
Referee:            
Coaches:            

16/09/1998, Abu Dhabi, Al-Jazira stadium, 7000
Friendly International
UAE                 5 (Kazim Ali 22', 63', Mohamed Hamada 68', Khamis Saad 79', 
                       Mohamed Ibrahim Al-Marzooki 89') 
LIBYA               1 (Ahmed Faraj 87')
UAE:                Muhsin Musabeh Faraj [c]; Hassan Saeed Ahmed (Khamis Saad Mubarak 46'),
                    Mohammed Obaid Al-Zahiri, Ismail Rashid Marzooq 
                    (Hassan Suhail Mubarak 46'), Fahad Ali Al-Shamsi; Ali Hassan Ghawas,
                    Abdul Salam Al-Junaibi, Mohammed Ali Kasla (Mohammed Ibrahim Al-Marzooki),
                    Gharib Hareb Al-Kuwaiti; Kazim Ali Al-Boloshi, Jassem Al-Dokhy
                    (Mohammed Hamada 32').
Libya:
Referee:            
Coaches:            UAE: Carlos Queiroz (Portugal).
                    Libya:
Note:               Venue also reported as Dubai.

17/09/1998, Dammam
Friendly International
SAUDI ARABIA        3 (Obeid Al-Dossari 16', Ibrahim Mater 38', Ibrahim Al-Suwayyed 66')
SENEGAL             2 (Dane Fane 68', Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi 80' OG)
Referee:            Omer Saleh Al-Mehanah (Saudi Arabia).
Coaches:            Saudi Arabia: Otto Pfister (Germany).
                    Senegal:
Note:               Venue also reported as Riyadh.

22/09/1998, Muscat
Friendly International
OMAN                2
ZAMBIA              0
Referee:            
Coaches:            

22/09/1998, Doha, 20000
Arab Cup
QATAR               2 (Adel Khamis 44', Mubarak Mustapha 50')
LIBYA               1 (Khaled Ramadan 43')
Qatar:              Ahmed Khalil, Abdulrahman Al-Kowari, Dhi Al-Noubi, Youssouf Adam, 
                    Abdullah Jassem, Abdullah Obaid (Hamad Mubarak), Saoud Al-Jamman, 
                    Adel Khamis, Ismail Ali (Mubarak Al-Kowari), Abdulnasser Al-Obaidly, 
                    Mubarak Mustapha (Abdulaziz Hassan).
Libya:              Samir Abdulsalam, Walid Adam, Ramzi Abdulsalam (Sas Al-Jebali), 
                    Hisham Hussein, Omar Al-Maryami, Khaled Shebli, Ezzeddine Faraj, 
                    Salem Muftah (Oussama Al-Wahishi), Tareq Al-Taeb, Ahmed Faraj, 
                    Khaled Ramadan.
Referee:            
Coaches:            

22/09/1998, Doha (Qatar), 15000
Arab Cup
EGYPT OLYMPIC       2 (Abdullah Rajab 37', Abdullatif Al-Doumani 44')
SYRIA               1 (Mahmoud Mahmalji 67')
Egypt Olympic:      Abdulwahed Al-Sayyed, Ahmed Abdulzaher, Ayman Ramadan, Oussama Ammar, 
                    Ahmed Saleh, Ayman Abdulaziz, Sayyed Abdulhafiz, Abdullah Ragab 
                    (Tareq Al-Saeed), Saeed Abdulaziz, Abdullatif Al-Doumani (Mohamed Farouq), 
                    Walid Salah Abdullatif.
Syria:              Abdulfattah Abdulqader, Hassan Abbas, Jihad Qassab, Tareq Jabban, 
                    Hossam Al-Sayyed, Abdulqader Al-Rifayi, Jamal Kazem (Fadi Afash 
                    (Salim Jabalawi)), Ammar Rihawi, Nouhad Al-Boushi (Ahmed Azzam), 
                    Sayyed Bayazid, Mahmoud Mahmalji.
Referee:            
Coaches:            
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

23/09/1998, São Luís, Estádio Castelão, 70000
Friendly International
BRAZIL              1 (Marcelinho 18')
YUGOSLAVIA          1 (Savo Milosevic 7')
Brazil:             André, Cafu, Antônio Carlos, Cléber, Felipe (Serginho 69'),
                    Marcos Assunção, Vampeta (Rogério 82'), Marcelinho (Jackson 83'),
                    Rivaldo (Christian 75'), Müller, Denílson (Alex 82').
Yugoslavia:         Ivica Kralj (Dragan Zilic 46'), Nenad Sakic, Goran Djorovic, 
                    Slavisa Jokanovic, Miroslav Djukic, Nenad Grozdic, Jovan Stankovic 
                    (Dragan Sarac 87'), Zoran Njegus (Albert Nagy 46'), Predrag Mijatovic 
                    (Nikola Lazetic 75'), Dejan Petkovic (Sasa Curcic 75'), Savo Milosevic 
                    (Darko Kovacevic 56').
Referee:            Sidrack Marinho dos Santos (Brazil).
Coaches:            Brazil: Wanderley Luxemburgo.
                    Yugoslavia: Milan Zivadinovic.
Cards:              Brazil: Cléber [Y].
                    Yugoslavia: Miroslav Djukic, Nenad Grozdic [Y, YR 50'].

23/09/1998, Tallinn, Kadriorg, 2500
Friendly International
ESTONIA             2 (Urmas Kirs 29', Indrek Zelinski 43')
EGYPT               2 (Hazem Imam 77', Hossam Hassan 87')
Estonia:            Toomas Tohver, Urmas Kirs, Sergei Hohlov-Simson, Martin Reim, Urmas Rooba, 
                    Marko Kristal, Maksim Smirnov, Viktor Alonen, Sergei Terehhov, Andres Oper 
                    (Kristen Viikmäe 68'), Indrek Zelinski (Jan Öun 85').
Egypt:              Essam El-Hadary, Abdul El-Saqqa, Beshir El-Tabeye, Mohammed Youssef, 
                    Yasser Rayan (Khaled Bebo 83'), Mohammed Omara, Hossam Abdul El-Moneim, 
                    Osama Nabih (Mohammed Sabry 46'), Tarek Mostafa (Alaa Ibrahim 46'), 
                    Hazem Imam, Hossam Hassan.
Referee:            Romans Lajuks (Latvia).
Coaches:            Estonia: Teitur Þórðarsson (Iceland).
                    Egypt: Mahmoud El-Gohary.
Cards:              Estonia: Urmas Rooba [Y 82'], Sergei Hohlov-Simson [Y 85']
                    Egypt: Beshir El-Tabeye [Y 47']

23/09/1998, Doha (Qatar), 5000
Arab Cup
MOROCCO OLYMPIC     1 (Hamid Termina 86')
UAE                 0
Morocco Olympic:    Tareq Al-Jarmouni, Rashid Al-Bawarissi, Abdulaziz Orabi, Hassan Mokhika  
                    (Issam Baroudi), Youssouf Al-Safri, Fawzi Al-Barazi, Abdulfattah Saad 
                    (Hamid Termina), Mohamed Ridha Al-Mokhtari, Hisham Zerwali 
                    (Bou Shoayb Al-Mobaraki), Tareq Al-Sekwiti, Mohamed Gibran
UAE:                Muhsin Mosabbah, Mohamed Hilal, Ismail Rashed, Fahad Mosabbah, Gharib Farhan,
                    Hassan Rashed, Abdulsalam Al-Arimi, Mohamed Ali Kasla (Mohamed Al-Bloushi),
                    Ali Hassan (Khamis Saad), Jassem Mohamed (Walid Obaid), Kazem Ali.
Referee:            
Coaches:            
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

23/09/1998, Doha (Qatar), 5000
Arab Cup
ALGERIA OLYMPIC     0
LEBANON             0
Algeria Olympic:    Suleyman Wild Mata, Kamaleddine Bou Assida, Moulai Haddou, Kamal Habri, 
                    Khaireddine Madwi, El-Eid Belhamel, Ismail Qanat, Sufian Khayyat,
                    Zoheir Khadara (Fares Al-Aouni), Ibrahim Mizwar (Mounsif Wibshawi), 
                    Hussein Azizan.
Lebanon:            Ahmed Al-Saqr, Nabih Al-Jurdi (Ridha Antar), Fouad Hijazi, Daniel Al-A'awar,
                    Kevork Guarabetian, Faysal Antar, Ahmed Noamani, Jamal Taha, Walid Dahrouj 
                    (Wael Nazha), Wartan Ghazarian (Haytham Zein), Zaher Al-Andari.
Referee:            
Coaches:            
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

24/09/1998, Doha (Qatar), 15000
Arab Cup
EGYPT OLYMPIC       1 (Abdullatif Al-Doumani 25')
KUWAIT              4 (Jassem Al-Huwaidi 4', Jamal Mubarak 19', Badr Hajji 85' pen, 
                       Bashar Abdullah 90')
Kuwait:             Khaled Al-Fadhli, Oussama Hussein Al-Khodari, Nasser Al-Amran 
                    (Adel Youssouf), Nhayyem Al-Shemmari, Jamal Mubarak, Fawwaz Marzouq Bakhit,
                    Badr Hajji, Faraj Saeed Lahib (Ali Abdulridha), Ahmed Al-Mtiri, 
                    Jassem Al-Howaidi (Bashar Abdullah), Issam Sakin.
Egypt Olympic       Abdulwahed Al-Sayyed, Ahmed Abdulzaher, Ayman Ramadan, Oussama Amara 
                    (Saif Dawood), Ahmed Saleh, Sayyed Abdulhafiz, Ayman Abdulaziz, 
                    Abdullah Ragab, Saeed Abdulaziz, Walid Salah Abdullatif (Mohamed Farouq), 
                    Abdullatif Al-Doumani.
Referee:            
Coaches:            
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

24/09/1998, Doha (Qatar), 4000
Arab Cup
LIBYA               1 (Ahmed Faraj 61')
JORDAN              2 (Hassouna Al-Sheikh 36, Ra'afat Ali Jaber 64')
Libya:              Samir Abdulsalam, Mahmoud Makhlouf (Ramzi Abdulsalam), Omar Al-Maryami, 
                    Khaled Shebli, Walid Adam, Sas Al-Jebali, Mohamed Al-Said (Khaled Ramadan),
                    Ezzeddine Faraj, Khaled Youssouf, Tareq Al-Taeb (Salem Muftah),
                    Ahmed Faraj.
Jordan:             Mohamed Abou Dawood, Haytham Samrin, Mohannad Al-Mahadin, Amjad Hammad, 
                    Abdullah Abou Zama'a, Sobhi Suleyman (Abdullah Sultan), Hassouna Al-Sheikh,
                    Haytham Zyab (Leith Dardour), Hatem Mohamed, Badran Al-Shaqran, 
                    Ra'afat Ali Jaber.
Referee:            
Coaches:            

24/09/1998, Muscat
Friendly International
OMAN                1
ZAMBIA              1
Referee:            
Coaches:            

25/09/1998, Doha (Qatar), 10000
Arab Cup
SAUDI ARABIA        3 (Obeid Al-Dossari 8', ?, Ibrahim Al-Suwayyed 54')
ALGERIA OLYMPIC     0
Saudi Arabia:       Mohammed Al-Deayea, Ahmed Al-Doukhi, Hussein Abdulghani, 
                    Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi, Abdullah Suleyman Al-Zubromawi, Khamis Al-Owairan, 
                    Ibrahim Mater Al-Harbi (Faysal Bouthnein), Nawaf Al-Temyat 
                    (Khaled Al-Timawi), Youssouf Al-Thuniyan (Saad Al-Dossari), 
                    Obeid Al-Dossari, Ibrahim Al-Suwayyed.
Algeria Olympic:    Suleyman Wild Mata, Kamal Habri, Moulai Haddou, Khaireddine Madwi, 
                    Kamaleddine Bou Assida, El-Eid Belhamel, Hussein Azizan (Zoheir Khadara),
                    Ibrahim Mizwar, Munsifd Wibshawi, Ali Bin Rabka (Fares Al-Aouni), 
                    Ismail Qanat.
Referee:            
Coaches:            
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

27/09/1998, Doha (Qatar), 15000
Arab Cup
UAE                 4 (Hassan Saeed 13', Mohamed Obaid Hilal 83' pen, 88' pen, Ali Hassan 90')
SUDAN               1 (Abdulmajid Jaafar 68')
UAE:                Muhsin Musabbah, Hassan Al-Sayyed, Mohamed Obaid, Abdulsalam Juma'a 
                    (Walid Obaid), Munzir Ali, Mohamed Ibrahim, Hassan Saeed, Ali Hassan, 
                    Kazem Ali, Ali Musabbah, Rashid Hareb.
Sudan:              Eissa Haroun, Edward Gildo, Akef Ata, Al-Amin Yaaqoub, Abdulrahim Barsham, 
                    Al-Sadeq Abdullah (Ahmed Noumiri), Khaled Bakhit, Nejmeddine Ahmed, 
                    Abdulmajid Jaafar, Anas Al-Nour, Hamad Kamaleddine.
Referee:            
Coaches:            

29/09/1998, Kumanovo
Friendly International
MACEDONIA           2 (Djeved Sainovski, Segjan Zaharievski)
EGYPT               2 (Hossam Hassan 84', Osama Nabih 88')
Macedonia:
Egypt:              Essam El-Hadary, Abdel Zaher El-Saka, Mohammed Omara, Mohammed Youssef,
                    Hany Ramzy, Ahmed Hassan, Hossam Abdel Monem, Yasser Radwan, Hossam Hassan,
                    Amro Fahim (Khaled El-Amin 'Bebo' 46'), Hazem Emam (Osama Nabih 58').

Referee:            Slavko Radulovic (Yugoslavia).
Coaches:            

03/10/1998, Manama
Friendly International
BAHRAIN             2
SUDAN               3
Referee:            
Coaches:            

10/10/1998, Eindhoven, Philips Stadion, 10000
Friendly International
NETHERLANDS         2 (Jaap Stam 57', Peter van Vossen 76')
PERU                0
Netherlands:        Edwin van der Sar, Michael Reiziger, Jaap Stam, Frank de Boer [c], 
                    Phillip Cocu, Jeffrey Talan, Ronald de Boer (Clarence Seedorf 71'), 
                    Edgar Davids, Marc Overmars (Peter van Vossen 68'), Dennis Bergkamp, 
                    Patrick Kluivert.
Peru:               Oscar Ibañez, Jorge Soto, Santiago Salazar, Juan Reynoso, Nolberto Solano, 
                    José Pereda, Roberto Palacios [c], Carlos Flores (Jorge Huamán 58'), 
                    Juan Jayo, Flavio Maestri, Gregorio Bernales (Paul Cominges 77').
Referee:            Fritz Stuchlik (Austria).
Coaches:            Netherlands: Frank Rijkaard.
                    Peru:
Cards:              Netherlands: Ronald de Boer [Y].
                    Peru: None. 

13/10/1998, Arnhem, Gelredome, 14000
Friendly International
NETHERLANDS         0
GHANA               0
Netherlands:        Edwin van der Sar (Oscar Moens 46'), Michael Reiziger, Jaap Stam 
                    (Kees van Wonderen 55'), Frank de Boer [c], Phillip Cocu, Jeffrey Talan 
                    (Martijn Reuser 46'), Ronald de Boer (Clarence Seedorf 69'), Edgar Davids, 
                    Marc Overmars (Peter van Vossen 69'), Dennis Bergkamp, Patrick Kluivert.
Ghana:              Richard Kingston, Samuel Kuffour, Samuel Johnson, Mohammed Gargo, 
                    Christian Gyan [c], Stephen Baidoo, Stephen Appiah, Charles Akonnor 
                    (Thomas Acheampong 87'), Eben Dugbathey, Augustine Ahinful 
                    (Ohene Kennedy 81'), Peter Ofori-Quaye.
Referee:            Eric Romain (Belgium).
Coaches:            Netherlands: Frank Rijkaard.
                    Ghana:
Cards:              Netherlands: Michael Reiziger [Y 47'].
                    Ghana: Christian Gyan [Y 20'], Stephen Baidoo [Y 76'].

17/10/1998, Doha
Friendly International
QATAR               2
BURKINA FASO        2
Referee:            
Coaches:            

17/10/1998, Abu Dhabi, 17000
Friendship Tournament
UAE                 2 (Khamis Saad 71', Ali Thani Jumaa 86')
SUDAN               1 (Othman Zaki 38')
Referee:            Said Belqola (Morocco).
Coaches:            

19/10/1998, Abu Dhabi (UAE), 7000
Friendship Tournament
LEBANON             1 (Jamal Taha 57')
SUDAN               1 (Salah Abdullah 84')
Referee:            Abdulaziz Mohamed Al-Mulla (UAE).
Coaches:            Lebanon: Mahmoud Saad (Egypt).
                    Sudan:

19/10/1998, Muscat
Friendly International
OMAN                4
BURKINA FASO        2
Referee:            
Coaches:            

21/10/1998, Abu Dhabi (UAE)
Friendship Tournament
SYRIA               3
SUDAN               2
Referee:            Ali Ahmed Abdulla Saleh (UAE).
Coaches:            

21/10/1998, Muscat
Friendly International
OMAN                0
BURKINA FASO        0
Referee:            
Coaches:            

23/10/1998, Manama
Friendly International
BAHRAIN             2
BURKINA FASO        1
Referee:            
Coaches:            

27/10/1998, Paralimni
Friendly International
CYPRUS              5
KUWAIT XI           3
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

28/10/1998, Osaka, Nagai Stadium, 47996
Friendly International
JAPAN               1 (Masashi Nakayama 25' pen)
EGYPT               0
Japan:              Yoshikatsu Kawaguchi, Shigeyoshi Mochizuki (Toshihiro Hattori 84'), 
                    Masami Ihara, Yutaka Akita, Hiroshi Nanami, Toshihide Saito, Naoki Soma, 
                    Daisuke Oku, Masashi Nakayama (Tatsuhiko Kubo 58'), Hidetoshi Nakata 
                    (Hiroaki Morishima 71' (Eisuke Nakanishi 79')), Wagner Lopes (Shoji Jo 76').
Egypt:              Nader El-Sayed, Abdel Zaher El-Sakka, Hany Ramzy (Hady Khashaba 40'),
                    Samir Kamouna, Mohammed Yousef, Hossam Abdullah El-Moneim, 
                    Sayed Abdullah El-Hafiz, Mohammed Emara (Abdullah El-Latif El-Domany 74'),
                    Yasser Radwan, Osama Nabeeh (Hazem Imam 45'), Hossam Hassan.
Referee:            Kim Young-Joo (South Korea).
Coaches:            Japan: Philippe Troussier (France).
                    Egypt: Mahmoud El-Gohary.
Cards:              Japan: Masami Ihara [Y 30'], Eisuke Nakanishi [Y 90'].
                    Egypt: Hossam Hassan [Y 66'].

04/11/1998, Sofia, Vasil Levski, 1500
Friendly International
BULGARIA            0
ALGERIA             0
Bulgaria:           Dimitar Ivankov, Malin Orachev (Milen Radukanov 48'), Zlatomir Zagorcic,
                    Ilian Stoianov, Zlatko Yankov (Dragoljub Simonovic 46'), Vladimir Yonkov
                    (Rosen Kirilov 48'), Stanimir Dimitrov (Aleksandr Aleksandrov 46'),
                    Radostin Kishishev, Ilia Gruev (Blagomir Mitrev 48'), Georgi Ivanov, 
                    Georgi Bachev (Dimcho Beliakov 46').
Algeria:            Hichem Mezair (?. Belouti 90'), Brahim Zafour (Slemane Raho 73'),
                    Samir Amireche, Karim Kerkar (Fawzi Moussouni 85'), Mounir Zeghdoud, 
                    ?. Hazrouini (?. Loukili 80'), Kouider Boukessassa 
                    (Hamid Rahmouni 67'), Billal Dziri (?. Nichad 86'), 
                    ?. Mezriche (Mohamed Talis 67'), Abdel Tasfaout, Moulay Haddou.
Referee:            Kostadin Gerginov (Bulgaria).
Coaches:            Bulgaria: Dimitar Dimitrov.
                    Algeria:

06/11/1998, San José, Spartan Stadium, 15074
Friendly International
USA                 0
AUSTRALIA           0
USA:                Zach Thornton, Jeff Agoos, Carlos Llamosa, Eddie Pope, Richie Williams 
                    (Chris Armas 46'), Eddie Lewis (Ben Olsen 73'), Clint Mathis 
                    (Mark Chung 69'), Joe-Max Moore, Cobi Jones [c], Roy Lassiter 
                    (C.J. Brown 90+'), Brian McBride.
Australia:          Jason Petkovic, Brett Emerton, Hayden Foxe, Alex Tobin [c], Tony Popovic, 
                    Kasey Wehrman, Lucas Neill,	Mark Viduka, Josip Skoko, Damian Mori, 
                    Simon Colosimo (Raphael Bove 90+').
Referee:            Mike Seifert (Canada).
Coaches:            USA: Bruce Arena.
                    Australia: Raul Blanco.
Cards:              USA: Clint Mathis [Y 55'], Roy Lassiter [Y 78'], Carlos Llamosa [R 90'].
                    Australia: Damian Mori [Y 11'], Josip Skoko [Y 20'].

10/11/1998, Tunis, Stade Olympique El Menzah, 6500
Friendly International
TUNISIA             3 (Hassan Gabsi 13', Ayadi Hamrouni 45', Maher Kanzari 56')
LATVIA              0
Tunisia:            Chokri El-Ouaer, Rahdi Jaidi, Mounir Boukadida, Khaled Badra, Hakim Nouira,
                    Bechir Sahbani (Nabil Kouki 71'), Sirajeddine Chihi, Maher Kanzari 
                    (Sofien Melliti 71'), Ayadi Hamrouni (Karim Ghorbal 60'), Hassan Gabsi
                    (Imed Mhedhebi 46'), Faouzi Rouissi (Jameleddine Limam 57').
Latvia:             Raimonds Laizans (Aleksandrs Kolinko 46'), Aleksandrs Isakovs, 
                    Mihails Zemlinskis, Arturs Zakresevskis (Vladimirs Draguns 24'), 
                    Igors Korablovs (Dzintars Zirnis 76'), Juris Laizans, Valentins Lobanovs 
                    (Igors N. Stepanovs 46'), Vitalijs Astafjevs (Nikolajs Polakovs 55'),
                    Aleksejs Sarando (Andrejs Rubins 46'), Vladimirs Babicevs, Marians Pahars 
                    (Rolands Bulders 65').
Referee:            Abderrahmane Ben Bekta (Algeria).
Coaches:            Tunisia:
                    Latvia: Revaz Dzodzuashvili (Georgia).
Cards:              Tunisia: Hassan Gabsi [Y 39'], Mounir Boukadida [Y 45'].
                    Latvia: Marians Pahars [Y 26'], Mihails Zemlinskis [Y 84'].

18/11/1998, Fortaleza, Estádio Castelão, 76000
Friendly International
BRAZIL              5 (Élber 3', Amoroso 19', 71', Rivaldo 44' pen, Marcos Assunção 51')
RUSSIA              1 (Oleg Kornaukhov 66' pen)
Brazil:             Rogério Ceni (Émerson 75'), Cafu (Marcos Assunção), César, Antônio Carlos, 
                    Serginho, Vampeta (Narciso 67'), Flávio Conceição, Rivaldo, Denílson 
                    (Jackson 67'), Amoroso, Élber (Christian 75').
Russia:             Andrey Novosadov (Andrey Chichkin 60'), Ramiz Mamedov, Sergey Nekrasov, 
                    Evgeny Varlamov, Andrey Solomatin (Oleg Kornaukhov 32'), Alexey Igonin,
                    Alexey Smertin (Andrey Kondrashov 50'), Sergey Kormiltsev 
                    (Alexey Bakharev 39'), Sergey Semak, Valery Esipov (Alexander Panov 59'), 
                    Sergey Filippenkov (Viktor Bulatov 46').
Referee:            Gustavo Méndez (Uruguay).
Coaches:            Brazil: Wanderley Luxemburgo.
                    Russia: Anatoli Byshovets
Cards:              Brazil: Antônio Carlos [Y].
                    Russia: Viktor Bulatov [Y], Oleg Kornaukhov [Y].

18/11/1998, Cairo, 25000
Friendly International
EGYPT               1 (Hossam Hassan 39')
NORWAY              1 (Tore André Flo 63')
Egypt:              Nader El-Sayed, Samir Kamouna, Medhat Abdel Hady, Hany Ramzy, Yasser Radwan,
                    Hady Khashba, Abdel Satar Sabry (Hesham Hanafy 69'), Mohamed Emara 
                    (Mohamed Yousef 84'), Ahmed Hassan, Hossam Hassan, Yasser Rayan 
                    (Osama Nabeeh 69').
Norway:             Frode Grodås (Thomas Myhre 46'), Alf-Inge Håland (Vegard Heggem 46'), 
                    Henning Berg, Erik Hoftun, André Bergdølmo, Roar Strand (Vidar Riseth 88'),
                    Ståle Solbakken (Tommy Svindal Larsen 84'), Kjetil Rekdal, Steffen Iversen,
                    Daniel Berg Hestad (John Carew 46'), Tore André Flo (Petter Rudi 90').
Referee:            Abdulrahman Al-Zeid (Saudi Arabia).
Coaches:            Egypt: Mahmoud El-Gohary.
                    Norway: Nils Johan Semb.

24/12/1998, Agadir, Al-Inbiaat, 25000
Friendly International
MOROCCO             4 (Noureddine Naybet 30', Abdeljilil Hadda 44', Salaheddine Bassir 61',
                       Adil Ramzi 74')
BULGARIA            1 (Georgi Bachev 56')
Morocco:            Mustapha Chadli, Abdelilah Saber, Noureddine Naybet (Lahcen Abrami), 
                    Rachid Neqrouz, Abdelkrim El Hadrioui, Tahar El Khalej (Jamal Sellami),
                    Youssef Chippo, Said Chiba (?. Rmouki), Adil Ramzi, Abdeljilil Hadda,
                    Rachid Rokki (Salaheddine Bassir).
Bulgaria:           Dimitar Ivankov (Gosho Petkov 62'), Ilian Stoianov (Malin Orachev 65'),
                    Rosen Kirilov, Zlatomir Zagorcic (Vladimir Yonkov 58'), Gosho Ginchev, 
                    Valentin Naidenov, Zlatko Yankov (Stilian Petrov 52'), Daniel Borimirov 
                    (Hristo Yovov 52'), Ilian Iliev, Marian Hristov (Ilia Gruev 65'), 
                    Hristo Stoichkov (Georgi Bachev 52').
Referee:            Abderrahim El-Arjoune (Morocco).
Coaches:            Morocco:
                    Bulgaria: Dimitar Dimitrov.

27/12/1998, Kuwait, 25000
Friendly International
KUWAIT              1 (Adel Youssouf 8')
EGYPT               1 (Hossam Hassan 47')
Kuwait:
Egypt:              Nader El-Sayed, Yasser Radwan, Abdel Zaher El-Sakka, Medhat Abdel Hady 
                    (Ayman Abdel Aziz), Hossam Abdullah El-Moneim, Yasser Rayan (Mohammed Emara),
                    Ahmed Hassan, Hany Ramzy, Abdel Satar Sabry (Alaa Ibrahim (Osama Nabeeh)), 
                    Hossam Hassan, Hazem Emam.
Referee:            
Coaches:            Kuwait:
                    Egypt: Mahmoud El-Gohary.
Note:               Not a full FIFA international.

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