Sports Archive May 2019

The squad has started their training session, under the watchful eye of coach Rijsbergen and his assistant Patrick Miniti.

Solomon Islands National Soccer Team Arrive in Netherlands

The Solomon Islands national soccer team landed in Amsterdam yesterday ahead of their three-week training camp.
“I never watch this exciting kid play before but from what I have seen on videos he is a great young talent,” he said.

Rijsbergen Shows Interest in Raphael Leai’i

Solomon Islands national team coach Wim Rijsbergen has indicated his interest of calling up Raphael Leai’i into the national team for the Netherlands camp this month.
Lai was given the mandate to lead Solomon football for another term after receiving 15 votes.

Lai Re-elected SIFF President

William Lai has been re-elected as the Solomon Islands Football Federation President at the SIFF Elective Congress held at Heritage Park conference room in Honiara over the weekend.
Solomon Islands finished second in the 2018 OFC U-16 Championship.

U17 Given All Clear for World Cup

IT is official that the country’s national Under-17 Football team will be heading to the FIFA U17 World Cup in Brazil, this September.