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Solomon Islands 2 - 0 Tahiti

Solomon Islands have beaten 10-man Tahiti 2-0 on day one of the Stage 3 Oceania qualifiers for the 2014 FIFA World Cup at Lawson Tama Stadium in Honiara, Solomon Islands.


See below for all the play-by-play action

The starting line-ups:

Solomon Islands: 1. Samson KOTI (GK), 2. Hardies AENGARI, 3. Nelson SALE KILIFA, 4. Tome FAISI 6. Leslie NATE, 7. Henry FA'ARODO (c) 9. Benjamin TOTORI, 13. Mostyn BEUI, 14. Joses NAWO, 16. Himson TELEDA, 21. Emmanuel POILA
Substitutes: 20. Paul HUIA (GK), 5. Freddie KINI, 8. Jeffery BULE, 10. Joe LUWI, 11. Ian PAIA, 12, Gagame FENI, 15. Jack WETNEY, 17. Paul HIRI, 18. Seni NGAVA, 19. Loni GARABA, 22. Willie LAMANI, 23. Joachim WAROI
Coach: Jacob MOLI (SOL)

Tahiti: 23. Xavier SAMIN (GK), 2. Alvin TEHAU, 4. Teheivarii LUDIVION 7. Henri CAROINE, 10. Nicolas VALLAR (c), 11. Stanley ATANI, 13. Steevy CHONG HUE, 15. Sebastian LABAYEN, 17. Jonathan TEHAU, 19. Vincent SIMON, 20. Yannik VERO
Substitutes: 1. Gilbert MERIEL (GK), 3. Tauraa MARMOUYET, 5. Ariihau TERIITAU, 9. Teaonui TEHAU, 14. Roihau DEGAGE, 16. Efrain ARANEDA, 18. Axel WILLIAMS
Coach: Eddy ETAETA (TAH)

Match officials:

Referee: Jamie CROSS [NZL]
Assistant Referee 1: Jan-Hendrik HINTZ [NZL]
Assistant Referee 2: Ravinesh KUMAR [FIJ]
4th Official: Rakesh VARMAN [FIJ]

The match kicks off

2' Himson Teleda delivers the first corner of the match into the Tahiti box but it is cleared

5' The hosts have dominated the first five minutes but are yet to create any chances in the face of some solid Tahiti defending

7' The first shot of the afternoon is struck by Joses Nawo but it does not trouble Tahiti goalkeeper Xavier Samin

13' Vincent Simon whips a cross over for Tahiti but Bonitos goalkeeper Samson Koti deals with it easily

14' SUBSTITUTION: Tahiti make an early substitution as Henri Caroine is replaced by Efrain Araneda

17' GOAL!!! Solomon Islands 1-0 Tahiti: Henry Fa'arodo puts Solomon Islands in front after a Benjamin Totori cross from the right

21' A foul by Steevy Chong Hue results in a Solomon Islands freekick in a dangerous position but Tahiti clear

23' Play is stopped as a row erupts in the centre of the field following a foul by Solomon Islands midfielder Leslie Nate

24' YELLOW CARD: Nate is cautioned for Solomon Islands while Hue is also booked for Tahiti

29' Alvin Tehau almost equalises for Tahiti but Koti makes a good save to deny him

31' Tahiti's Yannik Vero can't make anything out of a free kick opportunity 30 yards out from the Solomon goal

32' YELLOW CARD: Sebastian Labayan is cautioned for Tahiti

45' RED CARD: Tahiti captain Nicolas Vallar is sent off for a reckless tackle on Fa'arodo after the Bonitos skipper is put through on goal

45' Three minutes of additional time will be played

45' + 2' Simon shoots from outside the 18-yard box for Tahiti but the effort is excellently parried to safety by Koti

The first half comes to an end

The second half kicks off

51' Nawo has a shot at goal after good build up by Solomon Islands but Samin saves

52' YELLOW CARD: Mostyn Beui is cautioned for Solomon Islands

59' GOAL!!! Solomon Islands 2 - 0 Tahiti: Teleda extends the lead for the Bonitos after exchanging passes with Fa'arodo

60' SUBSTITUTION: Vero is replaced by Tauraa Marmouyet for Tahiti

67' Play is halted for a drinks break

71' The action restarts as referee Jamie Cross is replaced by fourth official Rakesh Varman

74' Nawo whips in a cross to the far post for the Solomon Islands but Teleda fails to connect

75' SUBSTITUTION: Aranada is replaced by Teaonui Tehau for Tahiti

77' Nawo delievers a corner for Solomon Islands but it evades everyone and Tahiti attempt to counter

78' Nawo unleashes a long range effort but it goes just wide of the Tahiti goal

80' Some impressive build up from Tahiti results in a shot from Hue but Nelson Sale clears the danger

86' SUBSTITUTION: Captain and goalscorer Fa'arodo is replaced by Jack Wetney for Solomon Islands

90' Five minutes of additional time will be played

90 + 2' Ian Paia gets in behind the Tahiti backline but puts his effort wide

The final whistle is blown

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Updated On Friday, September 07, 2012