Tunoa Lui is an American Samoan football coach who trained the national team of American Samoa for a period of one year. He left resigned from the position in 2001. Since 2017 he is the coach of the American Samoa national under-18 futsal team.


Lui was in charge of American Samoa in the 31–0 loss against Australia in a qualifying match for the 2002 World Cup.[1]

Tunoa Lui, who was appointed only a year before, left on the 30th of July, 2001. The American Samoa national team was then without a coach for two years before the appointment of Ian Crook in 2003.

He later coached Samoa's football team for the Oceania Cup.[2][3]


  1. ^ "Australia 31-0 American Samoa: The loneliest game in history". Four Four Two. 9 April 2021. Retrieved 26 October 2021.
  2. ^ "Sport: Samoa ready for first football international in four years". RNZ. 16 November 2011. Retrieved 26 October 2021.
  3. ^ "Sport: Cook Islands labelled favourites for Oceania football qualifiers". RNZ. 23 November 2011. Retrieved 26 October 2021.