Sports Archive April 2019

New Zealand won the final of the 2018 OFC Under 16 Championship, beating Solomon Islands in a penalty shoot out.

SIFF Given More Time to Appeal Expulsion from U17 World Cup

The Solomon Islands Football Federation (SIFF) has been given more time to seek legal advice and make further submissions to the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) Appeal Committee, after it was ruled to have fielded an overage player at last year's OFC Under 16 Championship.
Marahare praised his players for their first half performance but couldn’t hide his disappointment regarding their effort after the break.

Henderson Eels Looses to Team Wellington

Defending champions Team Wellington have produced a clinical second half performance to brush aside Solomon Islands rivals Henderson Eels 6-1 and book their place in the semi-finals of the OFC Champions League.
Rijsbergen is the former national coach of both Trinidad and Tobago and Indonesia and played in the 1974 and 1978 World Cups where the Netherlands finished second.

Former Dutch International Named as Solomon Islands Head Coach

The Solomon Islands Football Federation announced their new head coach via the organisation Netherlands Oceania Support Foundation (NOS Foundation) on Saturday.
The Solomon Islands U17 team at the OFC U16 Championship in 2018.

U17 Squad Named for Belarus

The Solomon Islands Under 17 team will travel to Belarus to participate in the UEFA U-17 International Development tournament in Minsk later this month.