Grassroots Division of footballers in action at the CIFA complex. Photo: CIFA Media. 20111713.
Division of footballers comprised of the under 7 mix, under 9 mix and under 12
mix will take the field this afternoon for the last round of games for the
Prime Foods Round Cup Competition before the Knockout Cup kicks off next week.
today’s matches there will be a trophy presentation for the round cup winners
and a celebration of all young players’ efforts in the competition at the CIFA
footballers have been at the CIFA complex almost every Wednesday afternoon for
the past 15 weeks.
celebration is to acknowledge their hard work that they have put in to get
their teams to where they are in this year’s season.
Rain or shine
these young superstars have been committed to the game of football since the
start of the season and will no doubt be players to look for when they move to
the next division’s in the coming years.
at these matches have also been a big help for the young ones with some of the
parents and supporters never missing a single game.
Today will be
the last time all the teams gather together on Wednesday for the Grassroots
competition as they approach the knockouts and the plan is to finish the Prime
Foods Round Cup Competition with a bang!
The games kick
off at 4.15pm at the CIFA complex and once they are done all the teams and
supporters will be asked to stay back for the festivities that are to follow.
There will be
lolly scrambles, music and also a special appearance from Santa Claus and his
It will be an
afternoon filled with fun and excitement to kick start the Christmas holidays.
presentation of trophies and celebrations are complete, the U17 men will take
the field at 5.20 pm, between the strong-willed Puaikura and skilled Tupapa
Maraerenga FC U17 Men’s currently lead the U17 divisions with Tupapa currently
sitting on 34 points on the table for the DJ Gas U17 Round Cup Trophy.
is currently second and is not too far behind with 31 points, it will be a
close call for Tupapa if they do not manage to get a win this afternoon.
manage to upset the Tupapa side it will be up to Nikao Sokattak on Saturday to
defeat current third placed in the U17 division; Matavera Ngatangiia FC.
Fixture for Wednesday
November 18 2020, at the CIFA complex, Matavera.
1: Under 7 Mix
Sokattak FC vs Matavera FC. Ref: Selina Maora, Ratai Kaukura
Maraerenga FC vs Puaikura FC. Ref: Kimberly Uini, Tehainnah Tatuava
FC vs Titikaveka FC. Ref: Penina Katuke, Roimata Goldsworty
1: Under 9 Mix
Sokattak FC vs Matavera FC. Ref: Merian Noovao, Aaron Simpson
Maraerenga FC vs Puaikura FC. Ref: Hei-Ura Peyroux, Alice Mitchell
FC vs Titikaveka FC. Ref: Junior Savage, Here Mapu
2: Under 12 Mix
Sokattak FC vs Matavera FC. Ref: Poko Manuela, Theressa Kaukura
Maraerenga FC vs Puaikura FC. Ref: Victoria Fatiaki, Ua Savage
FC vs Titikaveka FC. Ref: Jake Browne, Jaceline Nand
1: Under 17 Men
5:20pm: Tupapa Maraerenga FC vs Puaikura FC. Ref: Maara Kaukura. Assist: Lai Gukisuva, Jake Browne