New Caledonia 6-2 Vanuatu

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The starting line-ups are as follows:
New Caledonia 1. Ronan EUZEN (GK), 3. Jess POUARAIROUA, 4. Ivan POUROURORO (c), 7. Romain GUITTON, 8. Anderson PAULIN,
Substitutes: 2. Eric SAIHULIWA, 5. Loic CAUNES, 6. Mainon KAOUWI, 9. Ivannoe BAMY, 10. Ludovic BOIT, 11. Malick PAULET, 20. Ronald GAYON (GK)
Assistant coach: Steeve LAIGLE
Vanuatu 12. Ivano PHILIP (GK), 4. Dudley DOMINIQUE, 7. Ben HUNGAI (c), 8. Pakoa RAKOM, 9. Donald AVOCK
Substitutes: 1. Glendon MASAI (GK), 2. Terry MALAPA, 3. Ricky TUIGALOA, 5. Jacky JOHN, 6. Joseph HANGHANGKON, 10. Albert THO, 11. George MAHIT
Coach: Louis DOMINIQUE (VAN)
Match officials:
Referee: Philip MANA [SOL]
Second Referee: Chris SINCLAIR [NZL]
Third Referee: Kamendra NAIDU [FIJ]
Timekeeper: Rex KAMUSU [SOL]
The final whistle sounds
0′ 03′ GOAL!!! New Caledonia 6-2 Vanuatu Terry MALAPA scores for Vanuatu
1’01’ GOAL!!! New Caledonia 6-1 Vanuatu Eric SAIHULIWA scores for New Caledonia
5′ 46′ GOAL!!! New Caledonia 5-1 Vanuatu Mainon Kaouwi scores
7′ 56′GOAL!!! New Caledonia 4-1 Vanuatu BAMY gets his second of the night
9′ 35′ GOAL!!! New Caledonia 3-1 Vanuatu Ivanoe BAMY adds another for New Caledonia
9′ 59′ GOAL!!! New Caledonia 2-1 Vanuatu
The first half comes to an end
0′ 06′ Vanuatu trying to break down New Caledonia’s defence but they’re nit having much luck
1′ 23′ The blast is deflected for a corner
1′ 24′ Caunes fouls just outside the arc, free kick Vanuatu
1′ 46′ Guitton with a solo stop of the free kick
1′ 52′ Rakom tries to go around Guitton but his long legs prevent an easy pass
2′ 15′ Vanuatu in possession
3′ 02′ Poarairoua chases doen a loose ball but can’t beat Hungai
3′ 31′ Swift counter from Vanuatu, Dudley Dominique can’t get a shot off as an opponent slids in
4′ 01′ Guitton 1v1 with Glendon Masai who is in goal for Vanuatu – the keeper wins this duel and the rebound is over
4′ 19′ Saihulawa pulls back but finds the opposition and not his man
4′ 29′ Time out
4′ 30′ Great stop from Pourouoro and a foul by Vanuatu as he breaks earns his side a free kick
5′ 46′ Guitton wins the ball, but loses it to touch under pressure from Jacky John
6′ 15′ Intercept on the edge of the arc by Tho, he does well to draw the keeper but plays behind Joseph Hanghankon and Vanuatu loose their chance
7′ 10′ Time out
7′ 10′ GOAL!!! New Caledonia 2-0 Vanautu Ivann POUROUORO steals on the edge of the arc before firing home
8′ 30′ GOAL!!! New Caledonia 1-0 Vanuatu SAIHUWALA goes solo through the middle before smashing it past Philip
8′ 47′ Euzen throws long but it goes to touch
9′ 10′ Eric Saihuliwa sends long for Bamy but it rolls to touch
9′ 30′ A sliding shot from Bamy goes over the cross bar
9′ 37′ Decent attack from New Caledonia almost pays off
10′ 49′ YELLOW CARD Donald AVOCK is cautioned for Vanautu
10′ 29′ Avock is given a verbal warning from referee Chris Sinclaur after a challenge
10′ 45′ Shot at the other end from Ludovic Boit is captured by Philip
11′ 05′ Pressure from Vanuatu and George Mahit is able to get a shot off target
11′ 25′ Loic Caunes combines with his keeper to clear
12′ 01′ Guitton with a steal, he unselfishly unloads to Bamy but Vanuatu arrive to block
12′ 46′ Ronan Euzen with a great stop on a Terry Malapa effort
13′ 05′ Jess Poaraoroua strong but misfires his shot
13′ 30′ Bamy blocks and breaks but can’t keep it inside at the other end
13′ 55′ Rakom takes a shot but hits straight at Ivannoe Bamy
14′ 23′ Vanuatu keeping possession well, pressure from New Caledonia is sound
15′ 43′ Great footwork from Vanuatu again – but the shot from Albert Tho is too high
15′ 56′ Ivann Pououoro does well in the back but his long ball is intercepted
16′ 29′ Great footwork from Ben Hungai
16′ 45′ Shot from New Caledonia but Philip strong
18’31’Donald Avock attempts to send Pakoa Rakom through but it’s a little too long
19′ 14′ Quick counter and a great delivery to Romain Guitton but it flies past for Ivano Philip to capture
19′ 51′ Vanuatu with the first action of the evening
The match gets underway

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