Courts IDC: New players join Labasa side

Labasa's Ilisoni Lolaivalu (red white) contests for the ball against Suva's Savenaca Nakalevu at the semi-final match of the BOG earlier this year. Picture: REINAL CHAND/FILE

FIVE Dreketi players have joined the Labasa football team in the new season and will feature at the Courts Inter District Championship which starts this Friday.

Labasa President Rayaz Khan has confirmed that Akemi Ralulu, Sisa Balesu, Peni Sokia, Inia Betikula and Daniel Daas have joined the Babasiga Lions and will feature in this week’s tournament.

Tavua’s Vilitati Kautoga and Rewa’s Siotame Kubu have also joined the northerners.

Khan has also confirmed that Antonio Tuivuna is the only player to have requested to leave the club but is not cleared yet.

Tuivuna has been training with Suva for the past two weeks.

The IDC kicks off on Friday at Suva’s ANZ Stadium.

In the first match at 1.30pm, Rewa plays Tavua at 1.30pm, Nasinu battles Labasa at 3.30pm, Suva takes on Nadi at 6pm while Ba battles Lautoka at 8pm.

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