The winner from each group play each other in a home-and-home series to decide whom shall meet the fourth place Asian team in another home-and-home series Nov. 22 and 29, 1997. The winner of that series qualifies for France '98.
|Papua New Guinea||4||1||3||0||2||11||3|
The winner qualifies to play against the fourth-place Asian team. Home team listed first.
|June 28||New Zealand 0||Australia 3|
|July 5||Australia 2||New Zealand 0|
|Australia wins on aggregate, 5-0|
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