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Lions In Final

Lions In Final
Lautoka goalkeeper Senirusi Bokini fails to stop the winning goal by North Pole Hotel Labasa’s Posiano Kalisito during the semi-final of the 2015 Vodafone Fijian FACT at Prince Charles Park in Nadi yesterday. Photo: Waisea Nasokia
May 10
08:18 2015

What happened: Labasa beat Lautoka  3-2 in the Vodafone Fiji FACT semifinal at the Prince Charles Park, Nadi yesterday.

The ‘Babasiga Lions’ staged a grand fightback to earn a spot in the final today after a securing a goal in extra time.

Lautoka’s Peni Finau and Jone Vonu scored goals to give Blues 2-0 lead before the Lions scored three scintillating goals.

Three beautiful headers by Ravinesh Karan Singh, Taniela Waqa and Posiano Kalisito was the highlight of Labasa’s victory.

Starn Turn: Posiano Kalisito was the star player for Labasa. The hardworking player rose to the occasion and headed home a beautiful goal in injury time to seal the  win.

Comments: Labasa Coach Bal Sanju Reddy;

“The players were courageous and it took a lot of guts from our players to win.

“I was confident my players will prove their worth and I’m proud of this win.

“We are going into the final to win and we are confident.”

The FACT final is scheduled at 3pm today.

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