Sports Archive May 2019

The national team beat the Dutch third division defending champions.

Solomon Islands National Team Wins Fourth Friendly

The Solomon Islands national team have beaten their strongest opponents in Netherlands as they are victorious with a 3-2 win against AFC Amsterdam this morning.
The national team has four more games to play before they fly to Singapore for an international friendly.

Solomon Islands Wins Two Friendlies in Netherlands Tour

The Solomon Islands national soccer team has won two games out of three against club sides in Netherlands.
The 2015 Pacific Games opened in spectacular style in Port Moresby, PNG.

Solomon Islands Games Officials in PNG to Learn

A fact finding mission led by Solomon Islands Sports Minister Christopher Laore is in Port Moresby to talk with state official and other bodies on the hosting of the 2023 Pacific Games.
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.

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