PORT MORESBY, Jun. 5, 2016 (AMP) — Papua New Guinea 2016 : Papua New Guinea defeated Samoa by a big score of 8-0 (halftime: 2-0), in a OFC Nations Cup group stage game on Sunday afternoon at the Sir John Guise Stadium in Port Moresby.
Gunemba scored tripple goals
Papua New Guinea dominated the first half thanks to goals from Foster ('13) and Gunemba ('33). Leading 2-0 at the break, the Papua New Guineans further widened their lead in the second period by scoring six times (Foster '51, Dabinyaba '58, '74, Gunemba '63, '83 and Upaiga '67).Papua New Guinea advance to the Semifinals. Samoa is eliminated.
Fixtures and Results : Group A
Papua New Guinea at the OFC Nations Cup
- 4 appearances (first in 1980)
- 5 participations in the qualifications (first in 1980)
Samoa at the OFC Nations Cup
- 2 appearance (2012)
- 4 participations in the qualifications (first in 2002)
- 5 June 2016
- Port Moresby
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Read on to know more on the history and origin of the Oceania Nations Cup.