Papua New Guinea has secured the top spot in Group B of the OFC Women’s Nations Cup after a 2-1 win over Tahiti at the HFC Bank Stadium today.
Ramona Padio’s first-half penalty put PNG into the lead just before the break.
Meagen Gunemba’s second-half breakaway finish ensured PNG advance as group winners.
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Tahiti pulled one back with a penalty to Tahia Tamarii to end the game at 2-1.
The final game in Group B takes place on Wednesday when Tahiti face Vanuatu with both teams hunting for a positive result to ensure safe passage into the last eight.