Vanuatu: Tafea defeat Yatel in historic match

Tafea’s starting eleven against Yatel – PVFA Media

Tafea and Yatel clashed at PV Stadium in the second matchweek of 2020-21 PVFA Vodafone Premier League, the top tier league of Port Vila Football Association’s league system. This match became historic because it was broadcast live on Facebook.

While other nations such as the Solomon Islands, New Caledonia and Papua New Guinea are already in the habit of broadcasting live matches on Facebook, Vanuatu is still a few steps behind. However, the transmission of the match between Tafea and Yatel is a huge accomplishment.

According to Port Vila Football Association, there will be PVFA Vodafone Premier League matches live on Facebook every week this season, so people from all over the world will be able to watch the best of Vanuatu football in the comfort of their homes

John Thomas opened the scoreboard in the first half while Micah Tommy found the net in the second half to seal Tafea’s 2-0 win in this historic match. After this game, another clash was broadcast live at PV Stadium: Galaxy vs Ifira Black Bird. Galaxy defeated Ifira by 1-0 with a goal scored by Bong Kalo.

Two other matches were contested in Port Vila this weekend: Erakor Golden Star defeated Mauwia by 2-1 while Tupuji Imere beat Sia-Raga by 1-0 with a goal scored by Azariah Soromon. You can check more information about 2020-21 PVFA Vodafone Premier League by clicking here.


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