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Football at the 1979 South Pacific Games

Football at the 1979 South Pacific Games
Tournament details
Host country Fiji
Teams 12 (from 1 confederation)
Final positions
Champions  Tahiti (3rd title)
Runners-up  Fiji
Tournament statistics
Matches played 20
Goals scored 148 (7.4 per match)

The 1979 South Pacific Games was the sixth edition where football was introduced and was held in Fiji during August and September 1979.

Group stage

Group 1

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
 Fiji 3 2 1 1 0 24 0 +24
 Papua New Guinea 3 2 1 1 0 13 0 +13
 Kiribati 0 2 0 0 2 0 37 -37
28 August 1979
Papua New Guinea  0 - 0  Fiji

September 1979
Papua New Guinea  13 - 0  Kiribati

September 1979
Fiji  24 - 0  Kiribati

Group 2

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
 Tahiti 4 2 2 0 0 26 0 +26
 Tuvalu 2 2 1 0 1 5 21 -16
 Tonga 0 2 0 0 2 3 13 -10


31 August 1979
5 - 3
Saifoloi Goal
Saifoloi Goal
Saifoloi Goal
Saifoloi Goal
Saifoloi Goal

Group 3

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
4 2 2 0 0 18 0 +18
2 2 1 0 1 3 7 -4
0 2 0 0 2 1 15 -14
September 1979
12 - 0

September 1979
6 - 0

22 August 1979
3 - 1

Group 4

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
4 2 2 0 0 13 1 +12
2 2 1 0 1 5 3 +2
0 2 0 0 2 1 15 -15
September 1979
10 - 1

September 1979
3 - 0

5 September 1979
5 - 0

Quarter finals

3 September 1979
5 - 0

3 September 1979
1 - 0

3 September 1979
3 - 2

3 September 1979
10 - 2

Semi finals

4 September 1979
2 - 0

4 September 1979
3 - 2

Bronze medal match

7 September 1979
1 - 3

Gold medal match

7 September 1979
0 - 3
 1979 South Pacific Games Winners 

Tahiti
Third title

Consolation Tournament (5th-12th place)

Quarter finals

5 September 1979
4 - 2

5 September 1979
2 - 0

5 September 1979
1 - 0

5 September 1979
3 - 3 (7-5)

Semi finals

6 September 1979
7 - 2

6 September 1979
7 - 1

Fifth Place Match

7 September 1979
5 : 1
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