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Tahitians wearing the Brazilian flag and thank the fans farewell after defeat against Uruguay. (Oceania champions made a point to thank the support by wearing the flag of the host country)
The conclusion of the campaign of Tahiti in his first appearance in a FIFA tournament was as expected, as many goals conceded and the Brazilian crowd in his favor. But the champions of Oceania made a point to thank the support by wearing the flag of the host country at the end of a 8-0 defeat to Uruguay on Sunday in the Arena Pernambuco. In another action of sympathy with the nation that houses it, the team that has 22 amateurs among its 23 players prepared to distribute Brazilian flags the players and members of the technical committee. Even those who rushed to get a uniform Uruguayan quickly put the flag on his shoulders. Widely cheered throughout the game, even with cries of “olé” and lots of partying especially when Meriel defended the penalty charged by Scotti, the Tahitians also reciprocated the cheers with a range in which cistus written “thank you Brazil” in Portuguese. Seeing the crowd a poster with a caricature on the side of the coach Eddy Etaeta Varihua and striker, goalkeeper Roche, who was booking on Sunday, he threw his shirt to the crowd. His colleagues also took flags Sport and Santa Cruz tossed by Pernambuco who were in the stands.
“We want to thank all the people who supported us. That is what we store in Brazil, “said Etaeta, who made a point of greeting one by one all the professionals present in the interview room of the Arena Pernambuco before leaving the venue applauded.
The Oceania champions had their collars typical distributed to miners while in Belo Horizonte, where he debuted by losing 6-1 to Nigeria, gave balls and tickets to underprivileged children in the slums of the Tide Rio de Janeiro, where they led 10-0 Spain, in Maracanã, and now welcomed the Pernambuco. Even with the worst record in the history of the Confederations Cup, and the team that took the biggest win in a FIFA tournament, Tahiti embarks proud for your country later on Sunday.