Chris Wood reacts on Twitter to international triumph

Leeds United's Chris Wood

The Leeds United striker revels in New Zealand’s OFC Nations Cup success.

Leeds United's Chris Wood

Leeds United striker Chris Wood has taken to social networking site Twitter to express his delight at New Zealand’s OFC Nations Cup success.

New Zealand won the OFC Nations Cup for the fifth time with a penalty shootout victory over Papua New Guinea in the final in Port Moresby.

The two teams could not be separated after 120 minutes of football, and the match at Sir John Guise Stadium had to be decided on penalties.

Anthony Hudson’s side won the penalty shootout 4-2 to win the prestigious competition.

The triumph means that New Zealand have secured their place in the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia.

Wood did not feature in the final, as he missed it to attend his sister’s wedding, but the Leeds striker was delighted that his teammates could finish the job.

Wood is one of the better players at Leeds and will be a key figure for the Whites next season.

During the 2015-16 campaign, the former West Bromwich Albion and Leicester City striker scored 12 goals and created 39 chances in 35 Championship appearances for the West Yorkshire outfit.

New Zealand's Chris Wood shoots at goal

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