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Listed below are the dates and results for the 2002 FIFA World Cup
2002 FIFA World Cup
The 2002 FIFA World Cup was the 17th staging of the FIFA World Cup, held in South Korea and Japan from 31 May to 30 June. It was also the first World Cup held in Asia, and the last in which the golden goal rule was implemented. Brazil won the tournament for a record fifth time, beating Germany 2–0...

 qualification
FIFA World Cup qualification
The FIFA World Cup qualification is the process that a national association football team goes through to qualify for the FIFA World Cup Finals. The FIFA World Cup is a global event, so qualification is required to reduce the large field of participants from about 200 to 32.Qualifying tournaments...

rounds for the European zone (UEFA
UEFA
The Union of European Football Associations , almost always referred to by its acronym UEFA is the administrative and controlling body for European association football, futsal and beach soccer....

)
. For an overview of the qualification rounds, see the article 2002 FIFA World Cup qualification
2002 FIFA World Cup qualification
A total of 199 teams entered the 2002 FIFA World Cup qualification rounds, competing for a total of 32 spots in the final tournament. and , as the co-hosts, and , as the defending champions, qualified automatically, leaving 29 spots open for competition....

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A total of 51 UEFA teams entered the competition. The European zone was allocated 14.5 places (out of 32) in the final tournament. France
France national football team
The France national football team represents the nation of France in international football. It is fielded by the French Football Federation , the governing body of football in France, and competes as a member of UEFA, which encompasses the countries of Europe...

, the defending champions, qualified automatically leaving 13.5 spots open for competition between 50 teams.

The 50 teams were divided into nine groups, five groups of six teams and four groups of five teams. The teams played against each other on a home-and-away basis. The group winners would qualify. Among the runners-up, the runner-up of Group 2 was drawn randomly to advance to the UEFA / AFC Intercontinental play-off. The other runners-up would advance to the UEFA play-offs.

In the play-offs, the 8 teams were paired up to play knockout matches on a home-and-away basis. The four aggregate winners qualified.

Group 1


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Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
10 7 2 1 18 5 13 23
10 5 5 0 17 9 8 20
10 5 4 1 22 8 14 19
10 4 2 4 18 12 6 14
10 2 1 7 6 23
7
10 0 0 10 4 28
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0-2 1-2 1-2 0-3 0-2
1-0 3-0 1-1 4-0 1-1
3-0 2-0 2-1 2-2 1-1
5-1 5-0 0-1 0-1 1-2
2-0 6-2 0-1 1-1 1-1


Russia qualified. Slovenia advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 2


Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
10 7 3 0 33 7
26
24
10 7 3 0 23 5
18
24
10 6 2 2 30 9
21
20
10 2 2 6 10 26 –16 8
10 2 2 6 13 31 –18 8
10 0 0 10 5 36 –31 0

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Portugal qualified. Republic of Ireland advanced to the UEFA / AFC Intercontinental Play-off

Group 3


Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
10 6 4 0 22 6 16 22
10 6 2 2 20 8 12 20
10 5 2 3 14 15
17
10 4 1 5 14 20
13
10 3 2 5 11 12
11
10 0 1 9 4 24
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Denmark qualified. Czech Republic advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 4


Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
10 8 2 0 20 3 17 26
10 6 3 1 18 8 10 21
10 5 2 3 16 9 7 17
10 1 4 5 11 18
7
10 1 3 6 6 20
6
10 1 2 7 4 17
5

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Sweden qualified. Turkey advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 5


Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
10 6 3 1 21 11 10 21
10 4 5 1 13 8 5 17
10 4 3 3 12 11 1 15
10 2 4 4 12 14
10
10 1 6 3 10 12
9
10 0 5 5 7 19
5

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Poland qualified. Ukraine advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 6


Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
8 5 3 0 15 2 13 18
8 5 2 1 25 6 19 17
8 4 3 1 12 6 6 15
8 1 1 6 5 16
4
8 0 1 7 3 30
1

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Croatia qualified. Belgium advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 7


Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
8 6 2 0 21 4 17 20
8 4 3 1 10 8 2 15
8 3 3 2 11 7 4 12
8 2 2 4 12 12 0 8
8 0 0 8 0 23
0

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Spain qualified. Austria advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 8


Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
8 6 2 0 16 3 13 20
8 5 1 2 10 7 3 16
8 3 1 4 12 12 0 10
8 2 2 4 14 13 1 8
8 0 2 6 3 20
2

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Italy qualified. Romania advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 9



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Listed below are the dates and results for the 2002 FIFA World Cup
2002 FIFA World Cup
The 2002 FIFA World Cup was the 17th staging of the FIFA World Cup, held in South Korea and Japan from 31 May to 30 June. It was also the first World Cup held in Asia, and the last in which the golden goal rule was implemented. Brazil won the tournament for a record fifth time, beating Germany 2–0...

 qualification
FIFA World Cup qualification
The FIFA World Cup qualification is the process that a national association football team goes through to qualify for the FIFA World Cup Finals. The FIFA World Cup is a global event, so qualification is required to reduce the large field of participants from about 200 to 32.Qualifying tournaments...

rounds for the European zone (UEFA
UEFA
The Union of European Football Associations , almost always referred to by its acronym UEFA is the administrative and controlling body for European association football, futsal and beach soccer....

)
. For an overview of the qualification rounds, see the article 2002 FIFA World Cup qualification
2002 FIFA World Cup qualification
A total of 199 teams entered the 2002 FIFA World Cup qualification rounds, competing for a total of 32 spots in the final tournament. and , as the co-hosts, and , as the defending champions, qualified automatically, leaving 29 spots open for competition....

.

A total of 51 UEFA teams entered the competition. The European zone was allocated 14.5 places (out of 32) in the final tournament. France
France national football team
The France national football team represents the nation of France in international football. It is fielded by the French Football Federation , the governing body of football in France, and competes as a member of UEFA, which encompasses the countries of Europe...

, the defending champions, qualified automatically leaving 13.5 spots open for competition between 50 teams.

The 50 teams were divided into nine groups, five groups of six teams and four groups of five teams. The teams played against each other on a home-and-away basis. The group winners would qualify. Among the runners-up, the runner-up of Group 2 was drawn randomly to advance to the UEFA / AFC Intercontinental play-off. The other runners-up would advance to the UEFA play-offs.

In the play-offs, the 8 teams were paired up to play knockout matches on a home-and-away basis. The four aggregate winners qualified.

Group 1



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Russia qualified. Slovenia advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 2



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Portugal qualified. Republic of Ireland advanced to the UEFA / AFC Intercontinental Play-off

Group 3



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Denmark qualified. Czech Republic advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 4



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Sweden qualified. Turkey advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 5



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Poland qualified. Ukraine advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 6



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Croatia qualified. Belgium advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 7



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Spain qualified. Austria advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 8



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Italy qualified. Romania advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 9



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Listed below are the dates and results for the 2002 FIFA World Cup
2002 FIFA World Cup
The 2002 FIFA World Cup was the 17th staging of the FIFA World Cup, held in South Korea and Japan from 31 May to 30 June. It was also the first World Cup held in Asia, and the last in which the golden goal rule was implemented. Brazil won the tournament for a record fifth time, beating Germany 2–0...

 qualification
FIFA World Cup qualification
The FIFA World Cup qualification is the process that a national association football team goes through to qualify for the FIFA World Cup Finals. The FIFA World Cup is a global event, so qualification is required to reduce the large field of participants from about 200 to 32.Qualifying tournaments...

rounds for the European zone (UEFA
UEFA
The Union of European Football Associations , almost always referred to by its acronym UEFA is the administrative and controlling body for European association football, futsal and beach soccer....

)
. For an overview of the qualification rounds, see the article 2002 FIFA World Cup qualification
2002 FIFA World Cup qualification
A total of 199 teams entered the 2002 FIFA World Cup qualification rounds, competing for a total of 32 spots in the final tournament. and , as the co-hosts, and , as the defending champions, qualified automatically, leaving 29 spots open for competition....

.

A total of 51 UEFA teams entered the competition. The European zone was allocated 14.5 places (out of 32) in the final tournament. France
France national football team
The France national football team represents the nation of France in international football. It is fielded by the French Football Federation , the governing body of football in France, and competes as a member of UEFA, which encompasses the countries of Europe...

, the defending champions, qualified automatically leaving 13.5 spots open for competition between 50 teams.

The 50 teams were divided into nine groups, five groups of six teams and four groups of five teams. The teams played against each other on a home-and-away basis. The group winners would qualify. Among the runners-up, the runner-up of Group 2 was drawn randomly to advance to the UEFA / AFC Intercontinental play-off. The other runners-up would advance to the UEFA play-offs.

In the play-offs, the 8 teams were paired up to play knockout matches on a home-and-away basis. The four aggregate winners qualified.

Group 1



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Russia qualified. Slovenia advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 2



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Portugal qualified. Republic of Ireland advanced to the UEFA / AFC Intercontinental Play-off

Group 3



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Denmark qualified. Czech Republic advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 4



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Sweden qualified. Turkey advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 5



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Poland qualified. Ukraine advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 6



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Croatia qualified. Belgium advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 7



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Spain qualified. Austria advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 8



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Italy qualified. Romania advanced to the UEFA Play-offs.

Group 9



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Germany
Germany national football team
The Germany national football team is the football team that has represented Germany in international competition since 1908. It is governed by the German Football Association , which was founded in 1900....

 lost a World Cup qualifying match for only the second time on September 1, 2001, when they were defeated 1-5 by England
England national football team
The England national football team represents England in association football and is controlled by the Football Association, the governing body for football in England. England is the joint oldest national football team in the world, alongside Scotland, whom they played in the world's first...

 in Munich. They had played 62 World Cup qualifying matches before (47 wins, 14 draws, 1 loss). Apart from Germany, no team having played more than 20 World Cup qualifying matches have lost less than 3 of them.

Play-offs


Belgium qualified by the aggregate score of 2-0.
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Germany qualified by the aggregate score of 5-2.
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Slovenia qualified by the aggregate score of 3-2.
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Turkey qualified by the aggregate score of 6-0.

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