Fiji Beats Samoa
Ratu Dau score a double as the Vodafone Fijian Under 17 side won their first game in the OFC Championships beating Samoa 3-0 in Papeete, Tahiti yesterday.
Fiji’s first goal was scored by Semi Matalau in the 9th minute before Dau got the second the 17th minute as the Shalen Lal -coached side led 2-0 at halftime.
Dau scored his second in the 62nd minute.
In the other match New Zealand beat Solomon Islands 2-1.
Fiji next plays New Zealand at 5pm on Sunday.
Fiji: 1. Mohammed Alam (GK), 4. Simione Nabenu, 6. Mohammed Naizal, 7. Semi Matalau (C), 8. Shaneel Narayan, 10. Navau Tikokorokuku, 14. Shivam Naidu, 15. Iliesa Rakuka, 16. Ratu Dau, 17. Jone Sukulu, 19. Mohammed Jamil.
Substitutes: 2. Kishan SAMI, 3. Paula Tuinaserau, 5. Jovilisi Muluoca, 9. Shaheel Gounder, 11. Fardean Hussein, 12. Kemueli Uluikavoro, 13. Waisake Soga, 18. Romit Narayan, 20. Asaeli Batikasa (RGK).