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|Host countries||Fiji (group stage)|
American Samoa (preliminary stage)
|Dates||15–19 October 2013 (preliminary stage)|
7 April – 18 May 2014 (final stage)
|Teams||12 (final stage)|
15 (total) (from 11 associations)
|Champions||Auckland City (6th title)|
|Goals scored||110 (3.79 per match)|
|Top scorer(s)|| Naea Bennett|
(6 goals each)
|Best player(s)||Emiliano Tade|
|Best goalkeeper||Chikau Mansale|
The 2013–14 OFC Champions League was the 13th edition of the Oceanian Club Championship, Oceania's premier club football tournament organized by the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC), and the 8th season under the current OFC Champions League name.
Auckland City became the first team to win four consecutive and six overall titles after defeating Amicale in the final. As the winner of the 2014 OFC Champions League, they earned the right to represent the OFC at the 2014 FIFA Club World Cup. Both finalists also earned invitations to participate in the 2014 OFC President's Cup.
The OFC decided to change the format once again for the 2014 edition:
- The competition consisted of two stages – preliminary stage and final stage (group stage, semi-finals, and final).
- For the preliminary stage, like in the previous season, four teams from the four weakest associations took part in this stage, with the tournament played in round-robin format at a single venue. From this season, the preliminary stage winner was granted direct qualification to the group stage.
- For the group stage, 12 teams took part in this stage (increase from 8 teams in the past), and more importantly, it was played in a single country. Four associations were awarded two berths each, three associations were awarded one berth each, and one berth was given to the preliminary stage winner. The 12 teams were divided into three groups of four teams (teams from the same association may not be placed into the same group), where each group was played in round-robin format, with the group winners and the best runner-up progressing to the semi-finals.
- For the semi-finals, like in the previous season, the two ties were played in home-and-away format over two legs.
- For the final, the OFC Executive Committee decided that it was played in home-and-away format over two legs, instead of over one match at a pre-determined venue like in the previous season.
A total of 15 teams from all 11 OFC associations entered the competition. The four associations with the best results in the 2012–13 OFC Champions League (Fiji, New Zealand, Tahiti, Vanuatu) were awarded two berths each, and three other associations (New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands) were awarded one berth each. Those teams directly entered the group stage, to be joined by the winner of the preliminary stage, which was contested by teams from the four developing associations (American Samoa, Cook Islands, Samoa, Tonga).
The schedule of the competition was as follows.
(Host: American Samoa)
|Matchday 1||15 October 2013|
|Matchday 2||17 October 2013|
|Matchday 3||19 October 2013|
|Matchday 1||7–9 April 2014|
|Matchday 2||10–12 April 2014|
|Matchday 3||13–15 April 2014|
|First leg||26–27 April 2014|
|Second leg||3–4 May 2014|
|First leg||10–11 May 2014|
|Second leg||17–18 May 2014|
The preliminary stage was played in Pago Pago, American Samoa from 15 to 19 October 2013 (all times UTC−11). The draw to determine the fixtures was held on 8 October 2013 at the OFC Headquarters in Auckland, New Zealand. The four teams played each other on a round-robin basis. The group winner advanced to the group stage to join the 11 automatic qualifiers.
|Lotoha'apai United||0–3||Tupapa Maraerenga|
|Gaughan 14' (pen.), 30', 66'
Cowan 23', 39'
Note: The Kiwi v Pago Youth match was originally scheduled to be played on 15 October 2013, 15:00 local time, but was postponed to the next day due to heavy rain.
M. Uhatahi 15'
Cowan 32', 51'
|Pago Youth||1–11||Tupapa Maraerenga|
|Kang 1'||Report||Paulus 17', 71' (pen.)
Strickland 50' (pen.)
Margetts 54', 60' (pen.), 78', 87'
|Pago Youth||Cancelled||Lotoha'apai United|
Note: The Pago Youth v Lotoha'apai United match was cancelled due to heavy rain and the fact that neither team could advance to the group stage.
The group stage was played in Ba and Lautoka, Fiji from 7 to 15 April 2014 (all times UTC+12). The 12 teams were divided into three groups of four, with the restriction that teams from the same association not be placed into the same group. The draw to determine the fixtures was held on 7 February 2014 at the OFC Headquarters in Auckland, New Zealand. In each group, the four teams played each other on a round-robin basis. The group winners and the best runner-up advanced to the semi-finals.
|Naka 56'||Report||Vahirua 12'
|N. Bennett 5', 6', 22', 90'
Li Fung Kuee 37' (pen.), 45+2'
|Waitakere United||1–1||Solomon Warriors|
|Seda 86' (o.g.)||Report||Naka 45'|
Lea'alafa 8', 20', 26', 89'
|Li Fung Kuee 1'
N. Bennett 17'
Vasilić 73', 89', 90+3'
Tangis 85', 90'
|Report||A. Tehau 33'
T. Tehau 62'
Chong Hue 69'
Vero 84' (pen.)
|Report||Tanito 41' (pen.)|
|Dunadamu 48', 51'
|Kalo 63' (pen.)||Report||Nicholls 31'
|Suwamy 66' (pen.)||Report||Tanito 37'|
In the semi-finals, the four teams were divided into two ties. In each tie, the two teams played each other on a home-and-away two-legged basis. The winners advanced to the final. The first legs were played on 26 and 27 April 2014, and the second legs were played on 3 May 2014.
|Tade 36', 90+3'
Amicale won 2–1 on aggregate.
N. Bennett 40'
Auckland City won 4–2 on aggregate.
Main article: 2014 OFC Champions League Final
In the final, the two teams played each other on a home-and-away two-legged basis. The draw to determine the order of two legs was held on 30 April 2014 at the OFC Headquarters in Auckland, New Zealand. The first leg was played on 10 May 2014, and the second leg was played on 18 May 2014.
|Fred 75'||Report||Tade 29'|
|De Vries 67'
Auckland City won 3–2 on aggregate.
|Golden Ball||Byron Paulus||Tupapa Maraerenga|
|Golden Boot||Adam Cowan||Kiwi|
|Golden Gloves||Taufaiula Mavaega||Pago Youth|
|Golden Ball||Emiliano Tade||Auckland City|
|Golden Boot||Naea Bennett||Pirae|
|Emiliano Tade||Auckland City|
|Golden Gloves||Chikau Mansale||Amicale|
|Fair Play Award||Football fans of Vanuatu|
|3||Sam Margetts||Tupapa Maraerenga||4|
|Emiliano Tade||Auckland City|
|3||Micah Lea'alafa||Solomon Warriors||4|
|João Moreira||Auckland City|
|Raimana Li Fung Kuee||Pirae|
|James Naka||Solomon Warriors|
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