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Fiji Qualifies For The FIFA World Cup U20

After a scoreless first half Fiji’s goal came in the 75th minute from striker Nabil Begg.
22 Sep 2022 17:08
Fiji Qualifies For The FIFA World Cup U20
Digicel Fijian Under-19 striker Melvin Mani, tussles for the ball against New Caledonia in the OFC U19 semifinal this afternoon. Photo: OFC Media

The Digicel Fijian Under-19 football side has qualified for next year’s FIFA World Cup Under-20 in Indonesia.

This was after the Ronil Lal-coached Fijian U19 side beat New Caledonia 1-0 in the first semifinal in Pape’ete, Tahiti, this afternoon.

The two top teams from the Oceania Football Confederation qualify for the FIFA World Cup.

After a scoreless first half Fiji’s goal came in the 75th minute from striker Nabil Begg.

 

Story by: leonec@fijisun.com.fj



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