Sports Archive July 2019

The Westfield Junior Matildas will use their tour of the Pacific in August as preparation for the 2019 AFC U-16 Women’s Championship, which will be held in Thailand in September.

Solomon Islands U-19 Women’s Team to Play Australia's Junior Matildas

The Westfield Junior Matildas will be the first Australian national football team to visit the Solomon Islands since the Socceroos in 2005 when they play the Solomon Islands U-19 women’s national team at Lawson Tama on Thursday, 15 August 2019.
Lea'alafa, who also last played for Auckland City, will add some power to the Maritzburg front line.

Lea’alafa Signs with South African Football Club

South African Football Club, Maritzburg United, have confirmed the signing of three new players, including Solomon Islands star winger, Micah Lea’alafa.
The Solomon Islands National Olympic Committee is an affiliate and will be sending the Bilikiki beach soccer team.

Bilikiki To Participate in ANOC 2019 World Beach Games

The Solomon Islands Bilikiki beach soccer team has been invited to participate at the upcoming World Beach Games. The ANOC 2019 World Beach Games will be hosted by the Qatar Olympic Committee.
Attention will turn toward the Solomon Islands’ preparations, with the country set to host the event for the first time in 2023.

Attention Turns to Solomon Islands as Pacific Games End

Pacific Games Council (PGC) are positive about the progress being made by Solomon Islands 2023 as they prepare to stage the next edition of the Pacific Games, but admit organizers have a key year as they seek to finalize venue plans and funding.
Solomon Islands team captain Benjamin Totori.

Officials Blamed for Solomon Islands Loss

The Solomon Islands head coach and team captain have questioned the way the match against Tahiti was officiated.
The paddle was used due to its significance not only in the Solomon Islands' culture, but also the wider Pacific community.

Organizers Defend 2023 Games Logo

Solomon Islands 2023 have unveiled their logo for the next edition of the Pacific Games but have been forced to defend the selection process.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino at the ceremony.

Solomon Islands Drawn Alongside Italy, Paraguay and Mexico in U17 FIFA World Cup

The Solomon Islands U17 team find themselves in one of the tougher pools at the upcoming FIFA U17 World Cup. The Solomon Islands are in Group F, drawn alongside Italy, Mexico and Paraguay.
Apia Park Stadium is among the venues being used for the Samoa 2019 Pacific Games.

Stage is Set for Opening of 2019 Pacific Games in Apia

The stage is set for the opening ceremony of the 16th Pacific Games at the Apia Park Stadium in Samoa on Sunday.