WELLINGTON, Nov. 20, 2013 (AMP) — Brazil 2014 (Qualifiers) : Mexico defeated New Zealand by a score of 4-2 (halftime: 3-0), in the second leg of a qualifying game on Wednesday night. Mexico, who won the first leg (5-2), secured their ticket to the World Cup finals. New Zealand is eliminated.
Fixtures and Results : Play-off CONCACAF/OFC
New Zealand at the World Cup
- 2 appearances (first in 1982)
- 12 participations in the qualifications (first in 1970)
Mexico at the World Cup
- 14 appearances (first in 1930)
- 18 participations in the qualifications (first in 1930)
- 20 November 2013
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