Molea on fire

Leads golden boot race in two competitions Solomon Warriors wonder boy Tigi Molea is now leading both the TSL and Umi cup golden boot ace as both competitions are slowly coming to an end. Molea’s race towards the golden boot title for both the TSL and Umi cup is heating up as he extended his…

$44.1M FOR GAMES

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has agreed to allocate $44.1 million dollars from the JICA-Covid-19 Crisis Response Emergency Support Loan to fund four specific projects to support the 2023 Pacific Games. The funding support is being provided by the Government of Japan to the Solomon Islands Government (SIG). The funds will be channeled to…

$20k for Marovo Cup

TWENTY thousand dollars are up for grab for the Marovo Constituency’s seven-a-side soccer tournament that is currently underway at Seghe, Marovo Lagoon in Western Province. The tournament was made possible thanks to the Member of Parliament (MP) for Marovo Constituency Chachabule Amoi for hosting the tournament. It was officially opened last week. The tournament is…

Futsal duo joins training squad

MICAH Leala’afa and Alwin Hou are two new inclusions for the national Football squad that usually trains every Wednesday. The final squad for next year’s world cup qualifiers will be revealed after the end of the Telekom S-League 2021 season. According to the Spanish coach Felipe,  the selection of the National team squad would mainly…

Golden boot race heats up

The Golden boot race for the senior Telekom S-league (TSL) competition and the Women’s U18 league is heating up as other players from respective league have extended their number of goals in the recent matches. The recent jump in goals by the other players shows that it will be a tough competition for the golden…

Change in IUMI PLEI program for Malaita

Due to new adjustment just made by SIFF Technical Department, the arrangement now is only for Coordinators and for untrained assistant coaches only to attend the Iumi Plei Program Training at Auki. Most assistants have attended coaching training already. Eddie Omokirio Sports Coordinator in a statement apologized for the previous arrangement. “The actual change is…

NEW FUTSAL ROAD-MAP

PRESIDENT of the Solomon Islands Footbal Federation and Head of National Teams, William Lai on Thursday revealed that there is a need for a new road map for futsal for the next FIFA Futsal World Cup. Lai told media in a press conference on Thursday there are two important approaches to take in this road…

Tenaru renovation for games set for mid-2022

RENOVATION work to upgrade St Joseph’s Catholic National Secondary School Tenaru for the Pacific Games 2023 commences mid next year. Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare stated this when officially naming St. Joseph’s Tenaru among Games Village venues for the important regional event. Mr Sogavare said, as Minister for Pacific Games 2023, he will ensure that all…