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New Zealand


Federation founded: 1891
FIFA member since: 1948
Confederation: OCEANIA
Colours: White
Nickname: All Whites
World Cups qualified for: 2 (of 20)
Best results: First round 2010

WORLD CUP RANKING
P 6 W 0 D 3 L 3 GF 4 GA 14 Pts 3
New Zealand are 61st on the all-time table.

WORLD CUP SUMMARY
1970 Did not qualify Qualifiers
1974 Did not qualify Qualifiers
1978 Did not qualify Qualifiers
1982 First round 23 Squad Qualifiers
1986 Did not qualify Qualifiers
1990 Did not qualify Qualifiers
1994 Did not qualify Qualifiers
1998 Did not qualify Qualifiers
2002 Did not qualify Qualifiers
2006 Did not qualify Qualifiers
2010 First round 22 Squad Qualifiers
2014 Did not qualify Qualifiers
* New Zealand entered first time for the 1970 World Cup.

TEAM RECORDS
Champions -
Finalists -
Semifinalists (or top 4) -
Quarterfinalists (or top 8) -
Biggest win -
Biggest loss 0-4 vs Brazil 1982
Most wins in a row 0
Most losses in a row 3
Longest unbeaten run 3
Longest run without win 6
Longest run qualifying 1
Longest run not qualifying 6 (1986-06)
Penalty shoot-outs -
NZL vs Europe W0 - D2 - L2
NZL vs South America W0 - D1 - L1

MOST WORLD CUP APPEARANCES
22 players 3 1982-10

MOST WORLD CUP GOALS
Winston Reid 1 2010
Shane Smeltz 1 2010
Steve Sumner 1 1982
Steve Wooddin 1 1982


 

YEAR RD OPPONENTS RESULT 1982 1R Scotland L 2-5 1R Soviet Union L 0-3 1R Brazil L 0-4 2010 1R Slovakia D 1-1 1R Italy D 1-1 1R Paraguay D 0-0



 

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