See below the play-by-play action.
Fiji: 1. Benaminio MATEINAQARA (GK), 2. Avinesh SWAMY, 4. Seveci ROKOTAKALA, 6. Jone VESIKULA, 8. Alvin SINGH, 9. Malakai TIWA, 11. Roy KRISHNA (C), 12. Alvin AVINESH, 13. Maciu DUNADAMU, 14. Taniela WAQA, 17. Malakai KAINIHEWE
Coach: Gurjit SINGH
2. Tiaon MIIKA (GK), 3. Kaake KAMTA, 4. Kaben IOTEBA, 5. Enri TENUKAI, 7. Atanuea ERITARA, 10. Jeff JONG (C), 11. Joseph YAN, 12. Beniamina KAINTIKUABA, 13. Erene BWAKINETI, 15. Martin Miriata, 17. Biitamatang KEAKEA
Coach: Pine IOSEFA
Referee: Ididore ASSIENE-AMBASSA (FRA)
Assistant referee 1: Didier HMUZO (NCL)
Assistant referee 2: Ruilly ERMANEL (NCL)
4th referee: Bertrand BILLION (FRA)
The match kicks off.
2′ Cross from Avinesh Swamy on the right side which finds Malakai Tiwa, his header misses the target.
4′ Direct free kick from Alvin Singh catches by Tiaon Miika.
6′ Roy Krishna’s cross is too deep and Tiaon Miika catches the ball.
8′ First corner kick for Kiribati, Benaminio Mateinaqara catches the ball.
9′ Alvin Avinesh takes a shot but the goalkeeper catches the ball.
10′ Roy Krishna controls the ball with his chest and shoots but his shot misses the target.
12′ Seveci Rokotakala’s cross finds Roy Krishna in the box but his header is well saved by the goalkeeper.
16′PENALTY Fiji obtain a penalty after a hanball from a Kiribati defender.
17′ GOAL !!! Fiji 1 Kiribati 0 Roy Krishna converts the penalty.
19′ Cross from Avinesh Swamy, Roy Krishna is at the reception and shoots but hits the crossbar, the ball comes back to him and his second opportunity misses the net.
22′ Joseph Yan takes a shot from the 20 metres but too high to worry the goalkeeper.
26′ Cross from Maciu Dunadamu catches by Tiaon Miika.
30′ Good movement from Kiribati ended by a cross but behind the Fiji net.
32′ Roy Krishna’s header finds the defender who puts the ball in corner.
33′ Good individual action of Kiribati captain Jeff Yong on the left side, but the defender comes back to end it.
37′ Foul commited on Malakai Tiwa, Avinesh Swamy takes the free kick but straight into wall.
40′ SUBSTITUTION Seveci Rokotakala is replaced by Pene Erenio for Fiji.
44′ Malakai Tiwa’s header is well saved by Kiribati keeper.
One minute additional time.
The referee whistles the end of the first time.
The second half kicks off.
47′ GOAL !!! Fiji 2 Kiribati 0 Avinesh Swamy scores a direct free kick.
50′ Long ball to Malakai Tiwa but the keeper catches the ball.
52′ GOAL !!! Fiji 3 Kiribati 0 Alvin Avinesh scores with a shot in the box.
56′ GOAL !!! Fiji 4 Kiribati 0 Roy Krishna scores with a shot from the edge of the box.
58′ Maciu Dunadamu takes the shot but the keeper catches the ball.
60′ Roy Krishna’s shot is too high to worry the keeper.
63′ GOAL !!! Fiji 5 Kiribati 0 Maciu Dunadamu scores with a shot at the penalty spot.
63′ SUBSTITUTION Atanuea Eritara is replaced by Antin Nanotaake for Kiribati.
68′ SUBSTITUTIONMalakai Tiwa is replaced by Tuimasi for Fiji and Joseph Yan is replaced by Nabaruru Batiri for Kiribati.
72′ GOAL !!! Fiji 6 Kiribati 0 Maciu Dunadamu scores with a shot from the edge of the box.
73′ YELLOW CARD Jone Vesikula is cautioned for Fiji.
73′ SUBSTITUTION Maciu Dunadamu is replaced by Esava Naqaleca for Fiji.
75′ A player is injured for Kiribati and the team plays with ten players.
77′YELLOW CARD Kene Bwakineti is cautioned for Kiribati
78′ SUBSTITUTION Nabaruru Batiri is replaced by Barurunteiti Kaiorake for Kiribati.
81′ YELLOW CARD Nabaruru Batiri is cautioned for Kiribati
85′ Long ball to Kaben Ioteba but is offside.
86′ GOAL !!! Fiji 7 Kiribati 0 Roy Krishna scores his third goal.
88′ Erene Bwakineti shoots but he misses the target.
90′ Strong free kick from Esava Naqaleca but he misses the target.
Three minutes additional time.
90+1′GOAL !!! Fiji 8 Kiribati 0 A Kiribati defender scores an own goal.
90+2′GOAL !!! Fiji 9 Kiribati 0 Tuimasi scores.
The referee whistles the end of the game.