Fiji Time: 8:19 AM on Thursday 2 October

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

BOG outings satisfy Sugar City soccer administrator

Maciu Malo
Wednesday, September 03, 2014

LAUTOKA soccer administrator Sanjay Prasad was satisfied with the performance of the team at the recent Inkk Mobile BOG tournament.

Prasad, who earlier predicted his team's win over the hot-favourite 4R Electric Ba, stated the side made their fans proud.

He said the team was impressive against Ba in the semi-finals unfortunately they fell short in the final.

"I have already stated before the semi-final that we will beat Ba," said Prasad.

"We had studied Ba's game plan prior to the game and we were confident of beating them.

"Even though we fell short in the final but I am satisfied with the outcome."

Prasad also confirmed the tournament was a good exposure for most young players in the side.

"This team is still developing and this tournament brought the best out in the boys especially the young players.

"We've got a good bunch of young boys and we are confident they are committed to Lautoka football."

The tournament also unearthed a new star in young goal- keeper Senirusi Bokini.

Bokini was the toast of the Blues against Ba when he stopped Avinesh Swammy's penalty kick in the extra-time and later stopped Jone Vesikula and Meli Codro's kicks in the penalty shootout.





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Rugby brawl
  2. Fiji only country to offer aid
  3. Set for big day
  4. Police probe murder
  5. Radradra wins award
  6. First Sitting of new Parliament
  7. Withdrawal a challenge
  8. Parliament to nominate Speaker
  9. Deveaux: Focus on policies and ideas
  10. MPs to adopt Standing Orders

Top Stories this Week

  1. PM designates Cabinet portfolios Thursday (25 Sep)
  2. Our new Speaker Thursday (25 Sep)
  3. Moment of silence Thursday (25 Sep)
  4. Salary budget soon Thursday (25 Sep)
  5. Australia applauds Fiji Tuesday (30 Sep)
  6. PM: Work with me Monday (29 Sep)
  7. Police intervene Friday (26 Sep)
  8. Businessman wants answers Monday (29 Sep)
  9. A letter explained Friday (26 Sep)
  10. Opposition ready Thursday (25 Sep)