New Zealand under-17 men’s footballers suffer historic loss to the Solomon Islands

The New Zealand under-17 defence look dejected after conceding a goal in a record 5-0 defeat to the Solomon Islands at the Oceania Football Confederation tournament in Honiara. Picture: OFC

HONIARA,13 SEPTEMBER 2018 (STUFF NZ) – The New Zealand under-17 men’s football team have suffered the country’s worst loss to a Pacific Island nation. They were beaten 5-0 by the Solomon Islands at their Lawson Tama Stadium home in Honiara on Wednesday, during group play at the Oceania Under-16 Championship. New Zealand’s only previous on-field […]

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