Tonga's greatest football triumph to date was their triumph in the first ever Polynesian Cup held in 1993 over Samoa and the Cook Islands.
Although local players have not yet made their mark on big leagues abroad, the Chief Executive of the Tonga Football Association, Joe Topou, was appointed to the FIFA Executive Committee in 2002.
This development work will ensure that all of the Tonga Football Associations needs are fully satisfied.
Local matches will be held at the football academy, while the administration's requirements, including the needs of players, officials and spectators, will also be covered.
Tonga is an archipelago of one hundred fifty islands, thirty-six of which are inhabited.
There are four major groups of islands: the Tongatapu, Ha'apai, Vava'u, and Niua groups.
The mehekitanga has a special position during "weddings, funerals and birthday parties".
The mehekitanga is usually seated in front during these special occasions.
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Most of the islands are raised coral islands, some are volcanic, and a few are atolls. The population was 97,784 according to the 1996 census.
Coral beaches lined with palm trees and emerald lagoons with luxuriant tropical vegetation are characteristic features. Since 1891, the growth rate has increased steadily, peaking in the 1950s and 1960s.
Taken from the supplement to the Auckland Weekly News 31 August 1900, page 5, 31 August 1900.
The LA Times further described that Tongan women have a mehekitanga (meaning "auntie") or "fahu" (the eldest aunt), a senior women who shared with a brother the authority and power over a family group.