American Samoa 0 - 7 Vanuatu

Vanuatu will contest the 3rd/4th play-off after defeating American Samoa 7-0 on day nine of the OFC U-17 Championship. In the other Group A game of the afternoon, New Zealand beat Papua New Guinea 3-0 to book themselves a place in the final with Tahiti.


American Samoa - Vanuatu Match Summary Download PDF

See below for all the play-by-play action.

The starting line-ups:

American Samoa: 1. Taufaiula MAVAEGA (GK), 2. Keniseli TUPUOLA, 3. Rueben LUVU, 4. Palauni TAPUSOA, 5-Michael TAUMUA, 6. Elama FAATONU, 7. Lalotoa VAEAO, 8. Panwechi KALEOPA (c), 9. Shalom LUANI, 10. Ryan PETAIA, , 12. Kid BARTLEY

Vanuatu: 1. Selonie IARUEL (GK), 2. Raoul COULON, 3. Jais MALSARANI, 5. Channell OBED, 8. Barry MANSALE, 9. Santino MERMER, 10. Abraham ROQUARA (c), 11. Jean KALTAK, 17. Daniel TENENE, 18-George MAHIT, 19. Tony KALTAK

The games starts

8' Jean Kaltak shoots in the box but misses the target

13' Tony Kaltak's header hits the cross bar on a corner kick from Mahit

17' Mermer passes to Kaltak in the box but the keeper catches the ball

18' Luvu shoots but misses the target

21' Mansale passes to Mermer in the box. Mermer shoots but Mavaega catches the ball

24' GOAL!!! American Samoa 0 - 1 Vanuatu: Jean Kaltak scores

25' SUBSTITUTION: Michael Taumua is replaced by Mark Ieremia for American Samoa

28' Tony Kaltak shoots but misses the target

31' Jean Kaltak shoots but misses the target

34' Mansale shoots in the box but misses the goal

39' Roquara shoots from outside the box but his shot is too high

43' SUBSTITUTION: Captain Panwechi Kaleopa is replaced by Ryan Paaga for American Samoa

44' GOAL!!! American Samoa 0 - 2 Vanuatu: Jean Kaltak scores a double

Two minutes added time

The referee whistles the end of the first half

The second half starts

46' GOAL!!! American Samoa 0 - 3 Vanuatu: Mark Ieremia scores

47' YELLOW CARD: Ryan Petaia is cautioned

53' Mahit shoots in the box but his shot goes on the right hand side of the goal

57' Jean Kaltak passes to Mermer in the box but Mermer misses the goal

58' SUBSTITUTION: Santino Mermer is replaced by Michel Coulon for Vanuatu

61' GOAL!!! American Samoa 0 - 4 Vanuatu: Jean Kaltak scores a hat-trick

67' YELLOW CARD: Rueben Luvu is cautioned

68' SUBSTITUTION: Jean Kaltak is replaced by Steve Lolten

69' SUBSTITUTION: Captain Abraham Roquara is replaced by Romain Carlot

77' GOAL!!! American Samoa 0 - 5 Vanuatu Tony Kaltak scores

80' SUBSTITUTION: Ryan Paaga is replaced by Neomia Kaleopa

84' GOAL!!! American Samoa 0 - 6 Vanuatu Daniel Tenene scores

Three minutes injury time

90+1' GOAL!!! American Samoa 0 - 7 Vanuatu Tony Kaltak scores a double

The referee whistles the end of the game

Updated On Sunday, January 16, 2011