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12 teams entered the competition.
Australia and New Zealand receive byes into
the final group stage. The remaining 10 teams are divided into two groups of
five teams for the first round groupstage. The winner and runner-up of each group
progress to the final groupstage.
The winner and runner-up in the final group meet in a home/away
play-off to settle who will win the Oceania region and represent the region in
an intercontinental play-off against CONMEBOL's fifth best team with one spot in the
World Cup at stake.
PWC columnist Peter Goldstein guides you
through the qualifying process: Qualifying Systems 2006 - Oceania
Updated: September 6th 2005
Matches played: 37
Goals scored: 163 Goals pr game: 4,41
[Topscorers in this region]
Uruguay vs Australia
Australia v Solomon Islands
Papua New Guinea
Topscorers in OCEANIA region
Veresa Toma Fiji 7
Michel Hmae New Caledonia 6
Reginald Davani P.N.Guinea 6
Vaughan Coveny New Zealand 6
Tim Cahill Australia 6
Brent Fisher New Zealand 4
Jean Maleb Vanuatu 4
Etienne Mermer Vanuatu 4
Laisiasa Gataurua Fiji 4
Seveci Rokotakala Fiji 4
Andrew Lepani P.N.Guinea 4
Commins Menapi Solomon Is. 4
Henry Faarodo Solomon Is. 4
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