AS Excelsior and AS Vénus clashed at Stade Pater in the fourth matchweek of Ligue 1 VINI, the top tier football league from Tahiti. After losing to AS Pirae by 12-1 last weekend, AS Excelsior players and staff were trying to recover from this heavy loss against AS Vénus, one of the strongest teams from Tahiti.
Orirau Tehio opened the scoreboard for AS Excelsior in the seventh minute of the game, which put a smile on their supporters’ faces. However, this happiness did not last long: Teaonui Tehau found the net for AS Vénus in the 12th minute while his teammate Tauhiti Keck scored three minutes later to put them ahead.
This match started to become a nightmare for AS Excelsior: Teaonui Tehau scored his second goal of the day in the 31st minute while Gael Mabiala also found the net to put AS Vénus ahead by 4-1 in the first half.
Unable to sketch out any kind of reaction in the second half, AS Excelsior succumbed and ended up defeated by 10-1. Powerful striker Teaonui Tehau finished the match with six goals scored. Gael Mabiala scored a brace while Tauhiti Keck and Manuarii Shan scored once each. Tehau is the current top scorer of 2020-21 Ligue 1 VINI with ten goals in three matches.
AS Vénus are currently in the third position with three wins in three matches. On the other hand, AS Excelsior have four losses in four matches. In addition, AS Excelsior have the worst defensive record in the league with 27 goals conceded. You can check the current Ligue 1 VINI standings, results and top scorers by clicking here.