Australia and Vanuatu for final OFC U-17's
Last Modified on 14/04/2005 01:16
With goals by No 12 Joel Allwright in the 66th minute and a second in the 80th minute by No 14 Robbie Kruse, AUstralia were comfortable winners against a very composed Solomon Island team. With the scores at nil all at halft time the pressure was always on the Australian boys to break down a very resolute Solomon defence, they did this with some patient but positive football with the result a fair reflection on the overall performance of the game. In the second semi Final Vanuatu proved too strong for the host nation New Caledonia easily coming out winners by 4 goals to 1, the goal scorers for Vanuatu were N0 10 Natou Daniel, N0 15 Kara A Pete, n0 5 Sara Hamly and N017 Namarau Joseph. New Caledonia-s goal came via No12 Sele Richard. The fianl will take place on Friday 15th at 2000hrs with the ploay off for third and fourth ploace being between Solomon Islands and New Caledonia.