2011 Oceanian Futsal Championship

The 2011 Oceanian Futsal Championship (OFC) was the eighth edition of the main international futsal tournament of the Oceanian region. It took place from May 16 to May 20, 2011, and was hosted by Fiji, which had also hosted three previous editions.

2011 Oceanian Futsal Championship
Tournament details
Host countryFiji
Dates16–20 May 2011
Teams8 (from 1 confederation)
Final positions
Champions Solomon Islands (4th title)
Runners-up Tahiti
Third place New Zealand
Fourth place Vanuatu
Tournament statistics
Matches played18
2010
2013

The number of participating nations rose to eight, up from seven in 2010, as Kiribati made their first ever appearance at the OFC Futsal Championship.[1]

The defending champions, the Solomon Islands, retained their title, defeating Tahiti by six goals to four in the final.

The tournament's Golden Ball (Player of the tournament) award went to Elliot Ragomo of the Solomon Islands, who also won Golden Boot award for the highest number of goals scored in the tournament.[2]

The tournament also acted as a qualifying tournament for the 2012 FIFA Futsal World Cup in Thailand. The Solomon Islands won the tournament, and qualified for the World Cup.[3]

ChampionshipEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  New Zealand 3 2 1 0 31 9 +22 7
  Vanuatu 3 2 0 1 18 10 +8 6
  Fiji 3 1 1 1 28 12 +16 4
  Kiribati 3 0 0 3 6 52 -46 0
Vanuatu  9 – 2  Kiribati
Fiji  4 – 4  New Zealand

Kiribati  1 – 21  New Zealand
Fiji  2 – 5  Vanuatu

Fiji  22 – 3  Kiribati
New Zealand  6 – 4  Vanuatu

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Solomon Islands 3 3 0 0 30 5 +25 9
  Tahiti 3 1 1 1 8 3 +5 4
  New Caledonia 3 1 1 1 18 16 +2 4
  Tuvalu 3 0 0 3 1 33 -32 0
Tahiti  6 – 0  Tuvalu

Tuvalu  1 – 11  New Caledonia
Solomon Islands  1 – 0  Tahiti

New Caledonia  2 – 2  Tahiti
Tuvalu  0 – 16  Solomon Islands

7th place matchEdit

  Tuvalu2 – 3  Kiribati

5th place matchEdit

New Caledonia  6 – 8  Fiji

Semi-finalsEdit

New Zealand  3 – 3 (a.e.t.)  Tahiti
Penalties
3 – 4
Solomon Islands  13 – 1  Vanuatu

Third place play-offEdit

New Zealand  1 – 1 (a.e.t.)  Vanuatu
Penalties
5 – 4

FinalEdit

Tahiti  4 – 6  Solomon Islands
Oceanian Futsal Championship
2011 Winners
 
Solomon Islands
4th Title

ReferencesEdit