1998 Polynesia Cup

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1998 Polynesia Cup
Tournament details
Host country Cook Islands
Teams 5 (from 1 confederation)
Final positions
Champions  Tahiti (2nd title)
Runners-up  Cook Islands
Third place  Samoa
Tournament statistics
Matches played 10
Goals scored 51 (5.1 per match)

The Polynesia Cup 1998 was the second Polynesia-wide tournament ever held. It took place in Cook Islands and five teams participated: Tahiti, Samoa, American Samoa, Tonga and the hosts Cook Islands for the first time and served for the second time as Oceania Nations Cup qualifyer.

The teams played each other according to a round-robin format with  Tahiti winning the tournament for the second time and qualifying to the Oceania Nations Cup 1998 along with  Cook Islands

Results[edit]

  Pld W D L GF GA Pts
 Tahiti 4 4 0 0 27 1 12
 Cook Islands 4 2 1 1 8 11 7
 Samoa 4 2 0 2 8 7 6
 Tonga 4 1 1 2 5 9 4
 American Samoa 4 0 0 4 3 23 0

September 2, 1998
Cook Islands  2-1  Samoa

September 2, 1998
Tonga  3-0  American Samoa

September 3, 1998
Tahiti  5-0  Tonga


September 5, 1998
Tahiti  5-1  Samoa

September 5, 1998
Cook Islands  2-2  Tonga

September 7, 1998
Samoa  2-0  Tonga

September 7, 1998
Tahiti  12-0  American Samoa

September 8, 1998
Samoa  4-0  American Samoa

September 8, 1998
Cook Islands  0-5  Tahiti

Tahiti and Cook Islands qualified for Oceania Nations Cup 1998