Back-to-back glory for Labasa in Fijian CVC

Labasa is the first football team to lift a trophy in Fiji this year by defeating Suva in the Champion vs Champion Series (CVC), a tournament contested between the winner of Vodafone Premier League and the winner of Battle of the Giants. After a draw in the first leg of the tournament, Solomon Islander forwardContinue reading “Back-to-back glory for Labasa in Fijian CVC”

Fiji: Champion vs. Champion series set to change venues due TC Yasa’s damage

The strong Tropical Cyclone that hit Fiji last week will probrably affect the start of the next football season in the country. The traditional Champion vs Champion series – that is played between the Vodafone Premier League champions against the Inter-District Championship winners – will be forced to change its venue. The both legs ofContinue reading “Fiji: Champion vs. Champion series set to change venues due TC Yasa’s damage”

Ratu Anare brace gives Labasa the CVC glory

The season opener in Fiji was decided in style with a unlikely hero; the 27-year old striker Ratu Anare scored a brace to give Labasa the Champion vs Champion series trophy against the stellar squad of Ba. Labasa ended the first half infront of the Men in Black with the first goal of Anare inContinue reading “Ratu Anare brace gives Labasa the CVC glory”

Ba and Labasa draw in the first leg of CVC

Nothing separated the two sides contesting in Champion vs Champion series. The stellar squad of Ba with the likes of Samuela Drudru and Benjamin Totori making their debut could not pass the strong defense of Labasa, captained by the experienced defender Taniela Waqa. Samuela Drudru found the net in the first half, but the goalContinue reading “Ba and Labasa draw in the first leg of CVC”