1998 FIFA World Cup qualification – UEFA Group 1

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Group 1 consisted of five teams entered into the European zone: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Denmark, Greece, and Slovenia. These five teams competed on a home-and-away basis for two of the 15 spots in the final tournament allocated to the European zone, with the group's winner and runner-up claiming those spots.

Standings[edit]

Legend
Group winners and one best runner-up among all groups directly qualified for the finals
Remaining group runners-up advanced to the play-offs
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Denmark 8 5 2 1 14 6 +8 17
 Croatia 8 4 3 1 17 12 +5 15
 Greece 8 4 2 2 11 4 +7 14
 Bosnia and Herzegovina 8 3 0 5 9 14 −5 9
 Slovenia 8 0 1 7 5 20 −15 1
  Bosnia and Herzegovina Croatia Denmark Greece Slovenia
Bosnia and Herzegovina  1–4 3–0 0–1 1–0
Croatia  3–2 1–1 1–1 3–3
Denmark  2–0 3–1 2–1 4–0
Greece  3–0 0–1 0–0 2–0
Slovenia  1–2 1–3 0–2 0–3

Results[edit]

Greece 2–0 Slovenia
Lima-Batista Goal 55'
Nikolaidis Goal 65'
Report
Attendance: 5,053

Slovenia 0–2 Denmark
Report A. Nielsen Goal 78'
Schjønberg Goal 89'

Bosnia and Herzegovina 1–4 Croatia
Salihamidžić Goal 25' Report Bilić Goal 13'
Vlaović Goal 32'
Bokšić Goal 64'85'
Denmark 2–1 Greece
Zagorakis Goal 25' (o.g.)
B. Laudrup Goal 52'
Report Donis Goal 35'
Attendance: 40,262
Referee: Paul Durkin (England)

Croatia 1–1 Greece
Šuker Goal 44' Report Nikolaidis Goal 9'
Slovenia 1–2 Bosnia and Herzegovina
Zahovič Goal 41' (pen.) Report Bolić Goal 5'
Kodro Goal 33'

Croatia 1–1 Denmark
Šuker Goal 49' Report B. Laudrup Goal 82'
Attendance: 33,865

Croatia 3–3 Slovenia
Prosinečki Goal 33'
Boban Goal 43'60'
Report Gliha Goal 45'65'66'
Attendance: 15,365
Referee: Paul Durkin (England)
Bosnia and Herzegovina 0–1 Greece
Report Frantzeskos Goal 73'
Attendance: 33,000
Referee: Alain Sars (France)

Denmark 4–0 Slovenia
A. Nielsen Goal 3'55'
Pedersen Goal 28'
Laudrup Goal 50'
Report
Attendance: 41,278
Greece 0–1 Croatia
Report Šuker Goal 74'

Denmark 2–0 Bosnia and Herzegovina
Rieper Goal 67'
Molnar Goal 89'
Report
Attendance: 41,592

Bosnia and Herzegovina 3–0 Denmark
Mujčin Goal 19'
Bolić Goal 25'35'
Report

Croatia 3–2 Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bilić Goal 27'
Marić Goal 39'
Boban Goal 79'
Report Ladić Goal 17' (o.g.)
Salihamidžić Goal 55'
Attendance: 16,518
Slovenia 0–3 Greece
Report Alexandris Goal 54'
Konstantinidis Goal 89'
Machlas Goal 90+1'

Denmark 3–1 Croatia
B. Laudrup Goal 15'
M. Laudrup Goal 34'
Molnar Goal 40'
Report Šuker Goal 44'
Attendance: 41,381
Bosnia and Herzegovina 1–0 Slovenia
Bolić Goal 22' Report
Attendance: 18,000

Greece 0–0 Denmark
Report
Attendance: 64,272
Slovenia 1–3 Croatia
Zahovič Goal 72' Report Šuker Goal 11'
Soldo Goal 39'
Bokšić Goal 50'

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Match played in Bologna due to the renovation of the Asim Ferhatović Hase Stadium.

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