2007 OFC U-17 Championship

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2007 OFC U-17 Championship
Championnat d'Océanie de football des moins de 17 ans 2007
Tournament details
Host country Tahiti
Dates 21 March – 25 March
Teams 4 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s) 1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  New Zealand (2nd title)
Runners-up  Tahiti
Third place  Fiji
Fourth place  New Caledonia
Tournament statistics
Matches played 6
Goals scored 13 (2.17 per match)
Top scorer(s) New Zealand Kosta Barbarouses (5 goals)
2005
2009

The 2007 OFC Under-17 Tournament was association football competition in Oceania. It was the 12th edition of the OFC Under 17 Qualifying Tournament which was held in Tahiti from March 21 to March 25, 2007 at the Stade Pater Te Hono Nui. Only four team participated in the tournament; Tahiti, Fiji, New Caledonia and New Zealand. It served as a qualifying tournament to the 2007 FIFA U-17 World Cup.

Solomon Islands were supposed to compete in this tournament but withdrew because of the escalating costs for travel between the Solomon Islands and Tahiti.[1]

Results[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 New Zealand 3 3 0 0 9 2 +7 9
 Tahiti 3 0 2 1 1 2 -1 2
 Fiji 3 0 2 1 2 4 -2 2
 New Caledonia 3 0 2 1 1 5 -4 2
Fiji  1–3  New Zealand
Getia Goal 68' Report Chettleburgh Goal 44'
Barbarouses Goal 58'
Mathews Goal 68'

Tahiti  0–0  New Caledonia

Tahiti  1–2  New Zealand
Faatiarau Goal 18' Report Hofmann Goal 5'
Barbarouses Goal 61'

Fiji  1–1  New Caledonia
Taware Goal 19' Report Kayara Goal 44' (pen.)

New Caledonia  0–4  New Zealand
Report Barbarouses Goal 42'73'84'
Mathews Goal 90'

Tahiti  0–0  Fiji
Report

By winning, New Zealand qualified to the 2007 FIFA U-17 World Cup.

Winner[edit]

 2007 OFC U-17 Championship Winner 

New Zealand
Second title

Goal scorers[edit]

5 goals
2 goals
1 goal

References[edit]

General
Specific
  1. ^ "SIFF withdraws from OFC U17 in Tahiti". sportingpulse.com. 18 March 2007. Retrieved 26 February 2013. 

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