26 Jul 2013

Sport: Final four found at Oceania Futsal Invitational

11:16 am on 26 July 2013

Oceania sides Tahiti and New Zealand will face-off against their Asian counterparts Malaysia and Australia in today's semi finals at the Oceania Futsal Invitational Event in Auckland.

However Oceania champions Solomon Islands have crashed out of title contention after another surprise defeat.

Hosts New Zealand secured the final playoff spot, beating New Caledonia 7-3 before watching the Kurukuru go down 4-1 against Malaysia.

Australia warmed up for the knockout rounds by beating Tahiti 2-0 in a top of the table clash, while Vanuatu managed their first win of the tournament, beating a New Zealand Invitational team 7-4.