Vénus beats Pirae in extra-time and advances to OFC Champions League’s final round

🇫🇷Français AS Pirae and AS Vénus took the field on Wednesday – 15th June – to decide who would be the representative of Tahiti in the final round of the OFC Champions League. Pirae is the current Ligue 1 champion and was the Oceania representative at the 2021 FIFA Club World Cup nominated by theContinue reading “Vénus beats Pirae in extra-time and advances to OFC Champions League’s final round”

OFC Champions League is Back!

After three years of inactivity, the largest club competition in the South Pacific is back. The OFC Champions League will begin in June with a new format with fewer matches and less travel because of flight restrictions imposed after the Covid-19 pandemic. The champions and runners-up of the major national leagues – except New ZealandContinue reading “OFC Champions League is Back!”

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”

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”

Tahiti: AS Pirae demolish AS Excelsior to reach the second position in Ligue 1 VINI

🇫🇷 Français The 2020-21 Ligue 1 VINI has just started but current league champions AS Pirae are already showing that they are going to fight on top once again as they demolished AS Excelsior by 12-1 at Stade Pater in the third matchweek of the season. After finishing the first half ahead by four goals,Continue reading “Tahiti: AS Pirae demolish AS Excelsior to reach the second position in Ligue 1 VINI”

Tahiti: AS Vénus and AS Pirae have a powerful start at 2020-21 Ligue 1 VINI

🇫🇷 Français The 2020-21 Ligue 1 VINI has kicked-off in Tahiti and two teams had a powerful start at 2020-21 Ligue 1 VINI: AS Pirae and AS Vénus. Both sides have smashed their opponents in the first matchweek of the season in the French territory. AS Vénus debuted in the season against AS Arue atContinue reading “Tahiti: AS Vénus and AS Pirae have a powerful start at 2020-21 Ligue 1 VINI”

Tahiti: Sandro Tau wins Ligue 1 VINI Golden Boot

🇫🇷 Français The 2019-20 Tahitian football season was called off in May due to COVID-19 pandemics and the Ligue 1 VINI title was awarded to AS Pirae that was on top when the tournament stopped in March. After some months, the trophy was finally delivered to AS Pirae. It was AS Pirae’s ninth title inContinue reading “Tahiti: Sandro Tau wins Ligue 1 VINI Golden Boot”

Tahiti: AS Pirae crowned as Ligue 1 VINI Champions

🇫🇷 Français The Fédération Tahitienne de Football (FTF) has consultated the clubs on 23 May about what should be done regarding the 2019-20 season situation as it is stopped due to COVID-19 pandemics. There was a meeting on this Wednesday (27 May) and the Executive Committee decided that all leagues and cups are definitely cancelled,Continue reading “Tahiti: AS Pirae crowned as Ligue 1 VINI Champions”

🇵🇫 Tahiti Ligue 1 Vini 🇵🇫 : There are two new sheriffs in town

by D. Focardi Last friday AS Venus lost the head of the Ligue 1 Vini after its loss against AS Dragon. Allowing two sides the chance to take the top of the table from AS Vénus. AS Tiare Tahiti is the now the new leader, closely followed by AS Pirae, which has one still toContinue reading “🇵🇫 Tahiti Ligue 1 Vini 🇵🇫 : There are two new sheriffs in town”