Tahiti plays last friendly before travelling to Qatar

🇫🇷Français Tahiti’s national team returned to the field yesterday – 10th March – in the second preparatory friendly for World Cup qualifiers after losing to Cognac by 4-3. Still on French soil the Toa Aito drew with the national team of Occitania – a CONIFA member – in 0-0. Again Samuel Garcia changed the wholeContinue reading “Tahiti plays last friendly before travelling to Qatar”

Tahiti plays first friendly match in France

🇫🇷Français Tahiti was the first Oceania national team to leave the continent to work their preparation for the World Cup Qualifiers. On French soil they faced Cognac of the National 3, the fifth tier of French football. Cognac is coached by Thierry Sardo, who was in charge of New Caledonia’s national team for seven years.Continue reading “Tahiti plays first friendly match in France”

Tahiti women’s national team finishes their European tour

🇫🇷Français The Tahiti women’s national team finished their three-match friendly tour in Europe. Even with two losses and a draw to Luxembourg and Andorra respectively, the Tahiti team certainly can take a lot of this experience. Luxembourg 5-0 Tahiti The first match was played on Luxembourg soil against the hosts. In the first thirty minutesContinue reading “Tahiti women’s national team finishes their European tour”

Tahiti Women’s National Team on tour in Europe

🇫🇷 Français For the first time in history, a Women’s National Football Team from the Pacific Islands will play in Europe. The Vahine Ura – how Tahiti Women’s National Team is known – will play three friendly matches in France. Two against Luxembourg and one against Andorra. These friendly matches are part of Tahiti’s preparationContinue reading “Tahiti Women’s National Team on tour in Europe”

Analysis: Double PNG OFC elimination demonstrates need for stable NSL

Both representatives of Papua New Guinea, Lae City and Hekari United, were eliminated at the Group Stage of the 2020 OFC Champions League after a win, a draw and a defeat wasn’t enough for either side to finish in the top two of their group. The early eliminations indicate something systematically wrong with football inContinue reading “Analysis: Double PNG OFC elimination demonstrates need for stable NSL”

LIGUE 1 VINI – Deuxième journee de la Phase deux

🇮🇹 Italiano 🇬🇧 English Nous sommes arrivés a le deuxième jour de la deuxième phade de La Ligue 1 Vini. Vendredi soir, les leaders du classement, l’AS Venus, ont facilement gagné contre l’AS JT avec un resultat de 4-0. Les marquers de l’equipe blanc-violet étaient Yann-Pennequin-Le Bras, Tamatoa Tetauira, Ariiura Labaste et, bien sûr, leContinue reading “LIGUE 1 VINI – Deuxième journee de la Phase deux”

AS Vénus legend dies

It was reported by Tahitian sources that AS Vénus legend Glenn Aitamai passed away. He was 54 years old. Formed at the AS Vénus, he was champion of Tahiti in the early 1990s before becoming captain and assistant coach of AS Vénus. The management of the football section of as Venus also issued a pressContinue reading “AS Vénus legend dies”

Teaonui Tehau: a blessed year

🇫🇷 Lire in français ici 🇧🇷 Leia em português Teaonui Tehau is one of the most proeminent footballers currently playing in Oceania. The 27 years old forward is scoring lots of goals year by year but 2019 was something special to him. The AS Vénus forward had such an important role in the squad toContinue reading “Teaonui Tehau: a blessed year”

La Guide de Tahiti a la Coupe du Monde de Beach Soccer 2019

🇬🇧 here in English 🇬🇧 / 🇮🇹 qui in italiano 🇮🇹 Enfin la Coupe du Monde c’est arrivée (https://fr.fifa.com/beachsoccerworldcup/). Le 21 novembre va commencer la 10ème édition de la Coupe du Monde de Beach Soccer. L’événement officiel de la FIFA se déroulera en amerique du sud et en particulier a Asunciòn, la capitale du Paraguay.Continue reading “La Guide de Tahiti a la Coupe du Monde de Beach Soccer 2019”

Two exhibition matches for Tahiti to train for the Beach Soccer World Cup

🇫🇷 Lire in français ici The Tiki Toka have played 2 exhibitions matches in this week againt the US. They have played to prepare the next Beach Soccer World Cup that its been take in Paraguay the next 21st of november. FIRST MATCH: TAHITI – USA 5-4 In the first match, which was played atContinue reading “Two exhibition matches for Tahiti to train for the Beach Soccer World Cup”