Tahiti come from behind to force 2-all draw with PNG

The PNG Kapuls level with Tahiti in the second half of the 7th OFC Nations Cup tonight.

Raymond Gunemba's second goal straight after half time gavePNG a clear lead before Tahiti hit back with a  10 men team after captain Nicolas Vallar was sent off for a dangerous tackle to Raymond Gunemba.

Minutes later Tahiti slammed in two goals to level with PNG.

With just 15 minutes before fulltime Tahitian striker Teaonui Tehau slotted in the second goal from a corner from a nicely place kick  to see  the  find the net to force the draw.

Tahiti held off the attacking PNG side until the final whistle.

The PNG Kapuls went into halftime with a goal from Raymond Gunemba to see them take the lead. A second goal early in the second half seemed to put PNG beyond doubt. However a courageous fight back by the  Tahitians saw them force a draw with the home side.

Lamech Jinimbo