Marist Prems is a football club from Tonga, currently playing in the Tonga Major League, the highest level of association football competition in Tonga.[1]

Marist Prems
Full nameMarist Prems
ManagerChristian Koaneti
LeagueTonga Major League

History edit

The first record of Marist playing in the Tongan football league system is in 2006.[2] Their final position is not known but, it is known that they beat the champions SC Lotoha'apai 4–0 in the final round of matches.[2] Their most successful season to date was their championship win in 2009,[3] where they ended Lotoha'apai's eleven year hold on the title, beating them into second place, with Manuka finishing third.[3] they were unbeaten in the season in the first eight rounds of matches, finally losing 1–3 to Ngele'ia.[3] In the 2013 season, they were one of only four teams to take part, this time finishing in third place, with Lotoha'apai United finishing first and Ha'amoko United Youth finishing second.[1] They won one of their four games, a 6–1 victory over Popua on the opening day of the season, drew the return fixture 0–0, but lost 0–2 to Lotoha'apai and 2–3 to Ha'amoko.[1]

Honours edit

  • Tonga Major League:
Winner: 2009

Current squad edit

As of 2013 season:[4]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
  TGA Viliami Vunipola
  TGA Soakai Vea
  TGA Sateki Matakaiongo
  TGA Kilifi Vea
  TGA Matini Feke
  TGA Kevini Penitani
  TGA Kalisitiane Koaneti
  TGA Mahe Malafu
  TGA Hola Malafu
  TGA Siosifa Moimoi
  TGA Pio Palu
  TGA Petelo Manuha'apai
  TGA Sali Patolo
  TGA Aisea Muli
  TGA Isileli Matakaiongo
  TGA Kepueli Tomasi
  TGA Aloisio Kaihea
  TGA Kinahoi Palu
  TGA Loni Finau
  TGA Haeleuha Finau
  TGA Unaloto Feao
  TGA Lemisio Kaihea
  TGA Siuola Taufa

References edit

  1. ^ a b c Tonga 2013 at RSSSF
  2. ^ a b "Tonga 2006". RSSSF. Retrieved 24 July 2022.
  3. ^ a b c Tonga – 2009 at RSSSF
  4. ^ Marist Prems at National-Football-Teams

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