Pacific Cup semifinals today
Defending Pacific Cup champions Jack’s/ Professional Valuation Nadi take on USA All Stars in the first semi-final of the Ram’s Cleaning Services Pacific Cup tournament at Prince Charles Park, Nadi this morning.
In the other semi-final Suva face 2014 Pacific Cup champions New Zealand All Stars. The Jetsetters dumped Australian All Stars side 3-0 in their pool match. Striker Anish Khem scored twice while Andrew Naicker drove in their final goal. Nadi Football director Javed Ahmed said they are going for a win. “We need to work on our finishing. All teams will be out to win the semi-finals. We will need to lift our game and the hot conditions should favour us. We need to recover and play smart football in order to conserve our energy.” In the final pool match NZ All Stars came from behind to beat 10-men Labasa 2-1. Security officers had to come in to escort referee Avneet Maharaj off the field. VETERANS