GIANTS’ PROBLEMS FOR SUVA
The Suva football side is racing against time as they prepare for the INKK Mobile Battle of the Giants tournament (BOG) that kicks off next week Friday at Ratu Cakobau Park in Nausori. “Most of our players are not attending training and we are facing ground problems hindering our preparations,” Suva Football president Mahendra Prasad. “We are waiting for our Under-23 players who are expected to join the team later this week upon their return from the Rio. “Their inclusion will boost our preparation. “We are hoping that players will start turning up for training as we march into camp at Laucala Beach on Monday.” Suva last won the tournament in 1995 and the side is optimistic that despite the setback they will prepare a good side. “We will work on our strategy and optimistic of preparing a good side for the tournament,” Prasad said. Suva is with the defending champions Rewa, Nadi and Dreketi in Pool A while Ba heads Pool B with Lautoka, Labasa and Nadroga.
Their inclusion will boost our preparations. We are hoping that players will start turning up for training as we march into camp at Laucala Beach. Mahendra Prasad Suva Football president