2006 FIFA World Cup qualification (AFC–CONCACAF play-off)

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2006 FIFA World Cup qualification
(AFCCONCACAF play-off)
Event 2006 FIFA World Cup qualification
Trinidad and Tobago won 2–1 on aggregate
First leg
Date 12 November 2005
Venue Hasely Crawford Stadium, Port of Spain
Referee Mark Shield (Australia)
Attendance 24,991
Weather Mostly cloudy
27 °C (81 °F)[1]
Second leg
Date 16 November 2005
Venue Bahrain National Stadium, Riffa
Referee Óscar Ruiz (Colombia)
Weather Clear
25 °C (77 °F)[2]

The 2006 FIFA World Cup AFCCONCACAF qualification play-off was a home-and-away play-off between the following teams:

The draw for determining the order of the home and away legs was made at a FIFA congress on 10 September 2005.

Trinidad and Tobago was awarded a place in 2006 FIFA World Cup after winning the playoff 2–1 on aggregate.

Play-off match[edit]

First leg[edit]

12 November 2005
18:30 UTC-4
Trinidad and Tobago  1–1  Bahrain
Birchall Goal 76' (Report) Ghuloom Goal 72'

Second leg[edit]

16 November 2005
19:00 UTC+3
Bahrain  0–1  Trinidad and Tobago
(Report) Lawrence Goal 49'
Bahrain National Stadium, Riffa
Attendance: 35,000
Referee: Óscar Ruiz (Colombia)


  1. ^ "History for Piarco, Trinidad and Tobago". wunderground.com. 2005-11-12. Retrieved 2013-05-01. 
  2. ^ "History for Manama, Bahrain". wunderground.com. 2005-11-16. Retrieved 2013-05-01.