OFC Champions League is Back!

After three years of inactivity, the largest club competition in the South Pacific is back. The OFC Champions League will begin in June with a new format with fewer matches and less travel because of flight restrictions imposed after the Covid-19 pandemic. The champions and runners-up of the major national leagues – except New ZealandContinue reading “OFC Champions League is Back!”

Digicel Premier League kicks-off in Fiji

Football is back in Fiji as Digicel Premier League kicked-off this weekend. Ten teams are fighting for the national title this year, which means an increase of two teams in the league compared to last year. The first match of the season was contested between Nasinu and Labasa – the first game of the tripleContinue reading “Digicel Premier League kicks-off in Fiji”

Marika Rodu to focus on women’s football as he steps down Rewa’s head coach position

After having a succesful season in 2020, guiding Rewa to return to the OFC Champions League as the Delta Tigers finished second on Fiji Vodafone Premier League, the head coach Marika Rodu decided to leave the club in order to focus on women’s football, Rodu will continue with his position as Fiji women’s national teamContinue reading “Marika Rodu to focus on women’s football as he steps down Rewa’s head coach position”

Jetsetters set to defend Fiji FACT title as Ame Votoniu’s late goal give Nadi win over Rewa

After many polemics, Fiji FA decided to keep the games of Fiji FACT semi-finals at Subrail Park. The pitch was really not at good conditions, but the players bravely entered to the pitch to defend their districts. The first semi-final saw Rewa taking on Nadi – a match that had a really big half-time asContinue reading “Jetsetters set to defend Fiji FACT title as Ame Votoniu’s late goal give Nadi win over Rewa”

Fiji FACT: Rewa-Nadi clash to restart from second half

After a lot of polemics, it was recently confirmed the match between Nadi and Rewa – one of the semi-finals of the 2020 Fiji FACT – will be continued this weekend at Subrail Park from the second half. Both sides have played the first 45 minutes last Saturday and Nadi was leading by 1-0 thanksContinue reading “Fiji FACT: Rewa-Nadi clash to restart from second half”

Delayed semifinals of Fiji FACT set to be contested this weekend at Subrail Park

After lots of complainings about Subrail Park’s pitch, the semifinals of 2020 Fiji FACT have been postponed. Now, the four remaining teams are getting ready for these clashes that are going to be contested this weekend. It was confirmed by Fiji Football Association (FFA) that Subrail Park remains as the venue of the tournament, asContinue reading “Delayed semifinals of Fiji FACT set to be contested this weekend at Subrail Park”

Fiji FACT: Rewa want to play 90 minutes in semifinals’ rematch

The 2020 Fiji FACT semifinals were scheduled to take place at Subrail Park in Labasa this Saturday. However, the matches were postponed due to bad pitch conditions after the first half of the clash between Nadi and Rewa. The score was 1-0 in favour of Nadi when match officials decided to postpone the semifinals. AfterContinue reading “Fiji FACT: Rewa want to play 90 minutes in semifinals’ rematch”

All or nothing for Labasa, Nadi, Rewa and Suva in Fiji FACT

The group stage of 2020 Fiji FACT is over. Four teams went back home while Labasa, Nadi, Rewa and Suva are still alive to fight for this important title in the last football competition of the current Fijian football season. After finishing the group stage unbeaten, Rewa will face Nadi in the semifinals. The DeltaContinue reading “All or nothing for Labasa, Nadi, Rewa and Suva in Fiji FACT”

Goalkeeper Simione Tamanisau comes as striker and scores for Rewa against Nasinu

One more very interesting fact happened this week in Fiji as the experienced goalkeeper Simione Tamanisau entered in the second half of the match of his side Rewa against Nasinu that were playing their final pool match of the 2020 edition of the Fiji FACT. The game was already 4-0 in favour of Rewa whenContinue reading “Goalkeeper Simione Tamanisau comes as striker and scores for Rewa against Nasinu”

Fiji FACT semi-final stage set

The proceedings of the group stage are done in Fiji – the last football tourmanent of the year heads to its semi-final stage to be played this Saturday (28th Sep) at Subrail Park in Labasa. Despite the heavy conditions of the pitch, all matches went ahead as normal and four districts are qualified for theContinue reading “Fiji FACT semi-final stage set”