Oceania Youth Futsal meet in Oct

Seven U-18 men and five U-18 women’s teams will participate in the inaugural tournament with the winners of each category directly qualifying for the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Argentina.

There is no doubt each participating country is preparing for the event.

One of the countries that so passionate about Futsal game in the Pacific Islands is Solomon Islands.

Solomon Islands which has a history on Futsal and remains Oceania champions since the inception of the sport in Oceania loves to carry on the legacy set down by their National Futsal team.

2-Samoa talks scheduled for October in Apia

The meeting will be hosted by Samoa in Apia in early October.

A release from the Ministry of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (MPMC) said the talks were scheduled for early next month.

However, American Samoa had communicated to Prime Minister Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi requesting to postpone the meeting to October to allow the territorial government to finalise issues from their end to be tabled in the upcoming meeting.

As one of the three central government agencies, the MPMC is tasked as the implementing agency to organise the event.

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RNZ reports the Manu finished ninth during last season's World Series and were beaten by Spain in the final of the Olympic qualifying tournament in Monaco.

CEO Faleomavaega Vincent Fepuleai said while Samoa were just seconds away from reaching Rio the simple fact is they didn't qualify.