37-years of Raïmana Li Fung Kuee: a legend of Tahitian football

🇫🇷Français In the last week Raïmana Li Fung Kuee scored the decisive penalty kick goal to give AS Dragon the Coupe Élite title over Tamari Punaruu. This week – exactly on April 10th – Li Fung Kuee turned 37-years-old, one more year to be celebrated for the Tahitian multi-sports star. Li Fung Kuee is aContinue reading “37-years of Raïmana Li Fung Kuee: a legend of Tahitian football”

Dragon smash Excelsior to reach the top of Ligue 1 VINI in Tahiti

🇫🇷 Français The most important football league from Tahiti reached its sixth week as six matches were contested last weekend in the French Territory. While AS Pirae were in a bye week, AS Dragon took this opportunity to reach the top of the table. AS Dragon smashed AS Excelsior by 8-0 at Stade Pater. DenjiContinue reading “Dragon smash Excelsior to reach the top of Ligue 1 VINI in Tahiti”

Chan Kat and Mathon shine as Pirae beat Vénus in a thrilling clash at Ligue 1 VINI

🇫🇷 Français AS Pirae and AS Vénus, two of the best football teams from Tahiti, were face to face at Stade Pater this Saturday in the fifth matchweek of Ligue 1 VINI, the local top tier league. Expectations for this clash were high, and the eight goals scored in the match were a gift toContinue reading “Chan Kat and Mathon shine as Pirae beat Vénus in a thrilling clash at Ligue 1 VINI”

AS Pirae beat AS Arue to reach the top of Ligue 1 VINI’s table

🇫🇷 Français AS Pirae and AS Arue clashed at Stade Pater in the fourth matchweek of Ligue 1 VINI – the top tier football league from Tahiti. With no big surprises, AS Pirae won their second straight match to reach the top of the table. Midfielder Patrick Tepa used his left foot to open theContinue reading “AS Pirae beat AS Arue to reach the top of Ligue 1 VINI’s table”

Big wins mark AS Dragon’s start in 2020-21 Ligue 1 VINI

🇫🇷 Français After finishing the last Ligue 1 VINI season in the fourth position, AS Dragon are showing that they can fight for the title this year as they are currently on top of the table with three big wins in their first three matches. The 5-1 victory against AS Jeunes Tahitiens in the firstContinue reading “Big wins mark AS Dragon’s start in 2020-21 Ligue 1 VINI”

Tahiti – Ligue 1 – 13th round: Venus lost against Dragon!

by D. Focardi The unpredictable happened yesterday in the 13th round of the Ligue 1 Vini. The leader of the table, AS Venus, lost againt AS Dragon after an incredible match that ended with the result of 4-3 for the capital team. But let’s go in order. AS Venus was leading 3 to 0 alreadyContinue reading “Tahiti – Ligue 1 – 13th round: Venus lost against Dragon!”

Coupe de Tahiti-Nui: AS Vénus still alive; AS Tiare Tahiti eliminates AS Dragon

The 2019-20 Coupe de Tahiti-Nui’s round of 16 is almost over. Seven matches were recently played and the remaining one will be contested on January 11. Current champions AS Vénus faced AS-Manu Ura and they had some unexpected difficulties to beat their opponents by 1-0. The biggest clash of the round was AS Tiare TahitiContinue reading “Coupe de Tahiti-Nui: AS Vénus still alive; AS Tiare Tahiti eliminates AS Dragon”