Four rising stars strengthen Honiara City for Telekom S-League’s second round

Honiara City is one of three new franchises in Telekom S-League, the national football league from the Solomon Islands. Currently in the sixth position, the team coached by Jerry Allen was the only team to beat Henderson Eels in the first round of the season. Despite the good start, they want more – and fourContinue reading “Four rising stars strengthen Honiara City for Telekom S-League’s second round”

Royals Academy’s stint in England is over as players return to Solomon Islands

The footballing relationship between the Solomon Islands and England seems to have come to an end as Royals Academy’s players are ready to go back home after staying in the European country for over a year. This partnership has brought good things to the Oceanian nation, as young athletes from the Solomon Islands had theContinue reading “Royals Academy’s stint in England is over as players return to Solomon Islands”

Solomon Islands’ forward Ali Mekawir scores as Langney Wanderers advance in English FA Vase

Solomon Islands’ youngster Ali Mekawir is living a bright moment in his career as he is scoring a good amount of goals for Langney Wanderers in England. After making history in English FA Cup, the 20-year-old forward now wrote his name in FA Vase – a national cup for teams that are playing in 9th,Continue reading “Solomon Islands’ forward Ali Mekawir scores as Langney Wanderers advance in English FA Vase”

Ali Mekawir’s Langney Wanderers knocked-out of English FA Cup

After making history last week, Ali Mekawir and Ian Kula from Solomon Islands came to the pitch with Langney Wanderers on this Saturday to play in the Preliminary Round of English FA Cup – one of the biggest football cups in the world. Langney Wanderers received Harrow Borough FC at Priory Lane. The final scoreContinue reading “Ali Mekawir’s Langney Wanderers knocked-out of English FA Cup”

Solomon Islands’ forward Ali Mekawir scores at Langney Wanderers’ loss in England

Ali Mekawir is living a blessed moment in England. The 20-year-old forward wrote his name in the history as he became first Solomon Islander to score a goal in the well-known English FA Cup by scoring once in Langney Wanderers’ 3-1 win over Tower Hamlets last week. The young forward remains on fire as heContinue reading “Solomon Islands’ forward Ali Mekawir scores at Langney Wanderers’ loss in England”

Joel Konofilia believes that Solomon Islanders from Royals Academy can beat New Zealand

Recently, two players from the Solomon Islands made history in the English FA Cup: Ali Mekawir and Ian Lagwai. Both players had great performances in Langney Wanderers 3-1 win over Tower Hamlets in the Extra Preliminary Round of the FA Cup – the first elimination round of the tournament. This accomplishment made former Solomon IslandsContinue reading “Joel Konofilia believes that Solomon Islanders from Royals Academy can beat New Zealand”

Solomon Islands’ forward Ali Mekawir makes history in English FA Cup

An important achievement for Solomon Islands football was sealed today as the talented youngster Ali Mekawir turned himself into the first ever Solomon Islander to score a goal in the well-known English FA Cup. The player helped his side Langney Wanderers to surpass Tower Hamlets by 3-1 in the Extra Preliminary Round of the FAContinue reading “Solomon Islands’ forward Ali Mekawir makes history in English FA Cup”

Ali Mekawir has his VISA renewed

After some wait, Solomon Islands striker Ali Mekawir finally had his VISA renewed and now he has the permission to stay in Europe for more time. He travelled to France with some other players from Solomon Islands to get their VISA’s renewal. The 19-year-old player is currently attached to Langney Wanderers, a semi-professional team thatContinue reading “Ali Mekawir has his VISA renewed”

Ali Mekawir wins tournament in England

Solomon Islands player Ali Mekawir won his first tournament in England. He helped Langney Wanderers U23 to win Sussex Under-23 Challenge Cup by scoring a goal in the 4-0 win against Horsham at Culver Road on Tuesday. The Solomon Islands forward entered in the second half and scored in the 89th minute to seal Langney’sContinue reading “Ali Mekawir wins tournament in England”

Ali Mekawir waits for VISA renewal in England

Mohammad Ali Mekawir is a 19-year-old forward from Solomon Islands that is currently pursuing the dream of becoming a professional footballer. Born in 2000, Mekawir is one of the most talented players from his generation in Solomon Islands and he flew to Europe alongside with Royals Academy to train in England. He was one ofContinue reading “Ali Mekawir waits for VISA renewal in England”