Wainibuka native Peni Finau is likely to feature upfront for the Lautoka soccer team against Rewa in there second pool encounter at the Courts Inter District Championship as tournament proper kicks-off tomorrow at the ANZ National Stadium in Suva.
This may be surprising given that departure of key strikers Rusiate Matirerega, Napolinio Qasevakatini has dealt a huge blow in the Nadi Football Association camp ahead of the 2014 Courts Inter District Championship.
Ba and Navua Football Association have lodged a protest against Suva and Nadroga claiming both districts fielded a player without proper registration in the respective game in the Fiji Sun Skipper Tuna National Football League last week.
Defending champions of the Vodafone Fiji FACT - Shop n Save Nadi had to rely on a late second half swipe to overcome a plucky Navua outfit in the opening match of the 2014 tournament at Ratu Cakobau Park this afternoon.
Sensational striker Samuela Drudru proved to be the hero for the Shop N Save sponsored Nadi side as they defeated Lautoka 1-0 in the Fiji Sun/ Skipper Tuna National Football League encounter at Churchill Park.