Football at the 1971 South Pacific Games

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Football at the 1971 South Pacific Games
Tournament details
Host country Tahiti
Teams (from 1 confederation)
Final positions
Champions  New Caledonia (3rd title)
Runners-up  New Hebrides
Third place  Tahiti
Tournament statistics
Matches played 11
Goals scored 103 (9.36 per match)

The 1971 South Pacific Games was the 4th such event in which football was included, and was held in Tahiti during September 1971.

Group stage[edit]

Group 1[edit]

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
 Tahiti 3 2 1 1 0 32 2 +30
 Papua New Guinea 3 2 1 1 0 18 3 +15
 Cook Islands 0 2 0 0 2 1 46 -45
1 September 1971
Tahiti  2 - 2  Papua New Guinea

2 September 1971
Tahiti  30 - 0  Cook Islands

3 September 1971
Papua New Guinea  16 - 1  Cook Islands

Group 2[edit]

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
 New Caledonia 3 2 1 1 0 5 1 +4
 New Hebrides 3 2 1 1 0 6 4 +2
 Fiji 0 2 0 0 2 5 11 -6
1 September 1971
New Caledonia  5 - 1  Fiji

2 September 1971
Fiji  4 - 6  New Hebrides

3 September 1971
New Caledonia  0 - 0  New Hebrides

Semi finals[edit]

4 September 1971
New Caledonia   ? - ?  Papua New Guinea

4 September 1971
Tahiti  1 - 2  New Hebrides

5th place Match[edit]

4 September 1971
Fiji  15 - 1  Cook Islands

Bronze medal match[edit]

5 September 1971
Tahiti  8 - 1  Papua New Guinea

Final Match[edit]

5 September 1971
New Caledonia  7 - 1  New Hebrides


 1971 South Pacific Games Winners 

New Caledonia
Third title

External links[edit]