Monday, December 05 2016 @ 09:48 AM ACDT
Contributed by: Michael Christiansen
The 2016 AFL Youth Oceania Cup junior football carnival gets under way this morning in Suva, Fiji. Teams and players from 5 South Pacific nations will compete in the most significant tournament for a number of years.
The Fiji Sports Commission has provided support for this years event – that sees an extended programme across the first 2 weeks of December.
The traditional U/15 boys tournament plays out this week and the 5 competing nations are Fiji Jnr Tribe, Nauru Stars, Solomon Islands Sharks, Tonga Thunder, Vanuatu Volcano's.