Tahiti national football team

national association football team

Tahiti national football team is the national football team of Tahiti.

Nickname(s)Toa Aito (Les guerriers de fer; Iron Warriors)
AssociationTahitian Football Federation
ConfederationOFC (Oceania)
Head coachSamuel Garcia[1]
CaptainStanley Atani
Most capsAngelo Tchen (34)
Top scorerTeaonui Tehau (24)
Home stadiumStade Pater Te Hono Nui
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 162 Steady (22 December 2022)[2]
Highest111 (August 2002)
Lowest196 (April–May 2016)
First international
French Polynesia 2–2 New Zealand 
(Papeete, Tahiti; 21 September 1952)
Biggest win
 Tahiti 30–0 Cook Islands 
(Papeete, Tahiti; 2 September 1971)
Biggest defeat
 New Zealand 10–0 Tahiti 
(Adelaide, Australia; 4 June 2004)
 Spain 10–0 Tahiti 
(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; 20 June 2013)
OFC Nations Cup
Appearances8 (first in 1973)
Best resultWinners, 2012
Confederations Cup
Appearances1 (first in 2013)
Best resultGroup stage, 2013

References change

  1. "Sélection de Tahiti: Samuel Garcia est le nouvel entreineur". Fedération Tahitienne de Football. FTF. 21 May 2018. Retrieved 29 May 2018.
  2. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 22 December 2022. Retrieved 22 December 2022.
  3. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.