Thailand - Japan
The Asian clash between Thailand and Japan for position 13 and 14 was an interesting match. The first goal of Japan was a mistake of the goalkeeper of Thailand. Before half time Japan scored also the 0 - 2. After the break Thailand scored the 1 - 2 and pressed Japan in the defence. However with a counter attack Japan scored the 1 - 3. Again the Thai team came back in the game 2 - 3 but was not able to score the equalizer. Final ranking Japan 13th and Thailand 14th.