Four semi-finalists have been found in the quest to decide which nation will represent Oceania at the 2024 Paris Olympics.
Group games have been completed at the OFC Olympic qualifier tournament in Auckland, with three matches played during the weekend of September 2-3.
Main photo: Papua New Guinea goalkeeper Adrian Redenut denies Fiji’s Etonia Dogalau a chance in front of goal. Photo: OFC / Shane Wenzlick / Phototek.
Here are the results and match highlights:
Games played on Sunday September 3, 2023
OFC Olympic qualifier
Vanuatu 3 (Ronn Tasarur 20’, Joe Moses 30′ pen, 38’)
Samoa 1 (Juan Gobbi 16′)
Tonga 1 (David-John Tuamoheloa 74′)
Solomon Islands 5 (Junior Rocky 16′, Dalton Saeni 45′, Calvin Ohasio 47′, Hudyn Irodao 63′, Wesley Toitani 77′)
Game played on Saturday September 2, 2023
Papua New Guinea 0
Fiji 2 (Etonia Dogalau 5′, Aporosa Yada 66′)
Games to be played on Wednesday September 6, 2023
New Zealand v Vanuatu
Go Media Mt Smart Stadium, Penrose, 3pm
Solomon Islands v Fiji
Go Media Mt Smart Stadium, Penrose, 7pm
To be played at North Harbour Stadium on Saturday September 9, 2023, at 7pm.