P-Cup teams to include national players

FIVE football teams that will be participating in the inaugural Presidents Cup tournament are able to include national players in their campaign. The Solomon Islands Football Federation (SIFF) Competition’s Director Gerald Oiaka confirmed this in a recent Press Conference. This is aimed at boosting the performance of all participating teams. “In this competition, all national…

National team training resumes

AFTER missing a few days of training, the country’s national men’s football training squad is back on the pitch with their daily training. The squad had to cancel all trainings as of Wednesday last week due to the recent protest which turned violent. Following assurance of peace returning to the city, the team wasted no…

More sports events canceled

MAJOR sports events in Honiara have been called off since last week following the civil disturbance in the city. The disturbances had led to rioting, looting and burning of shops. Because of safety issues and fear many sportsmen and women have decided to take a break from sports games. Many just remain at home and…

NO EASY RIDE

Felipe says all teams will be tough HEAD Coach for the men’s national football team, Felipe Vega Arango says all other teams in group A of the OFC preliminary competition on the road to the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ will be tough. Solomon Islands are drawn into Group A alongside Tahiti, Vanuatu and the…

Central Roviana under spotlight

CENTRAL Roviana team is unlikely to participate in the upcoming Western Cup (WC) in Gizo, Western Province on 8TH December next week. This is due to the disrupted New Georgia and Vonavona Cup that was held in September this year. According the Chairman for the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) under Western Football Association (WFA), Frank…

MFA Congress confirmed

THE Malaita Football Association (MFA) will hold an extraordinary meeting on December 10th at Auki. The MFA confirmed in a statement yesterday that the three main agenda are to present the Annual Activity Report, Financial Report and other relevant documents. “The MFA has organized an extraordinary congress meeting for all its Constituency Football Associations around…

Students await instruction

MARTIAL Art students of M.P Quan Wing Chun School Solomon Island in Honiara are yet to resume training after part of the Honiara High School was burnt down last week. The students usually conduct their evening classes and training session at Honiara School’s Hall. Part of the school was destroyed by criminals and hooligans on…

Umi Cup semi final postponed

The Umi Cup semi finals which was scheduled for last week has been postponed until further notice. That’s according to the Umi Cup management. A statement reaching Star Sports said that the Umi Cup management committee will have a meeting this afternoon to discuss the date for the rescheduled semi-final matches. After the brief meeting…

Haura joins clean up

AS volunteers flooded in to do clean up at Chinatown, Kukum area and Ranadi the Haura Womens Football Club FC also participated in the clean up exercise. Haura FC team join group of volunteers at China to do general cleaning up on Sunday. About five team members volunteered their time to clean up the mess…