The inaugural Cook Islands Football Association’s Beach Soccer Competition will start this weekend. CIFA MEDIA/21020321
Black Wolves and Ladies in Black are the top bets in the inaugural Cook Islands Football Association beach soccer competition.
Islands Football Association’s Beach Soccer Competition is set to kick off this
first match will start at 3.50pm with seven games to be played this weekend. The
matches will be played on Wednesday and Saturday afternoon over a four-week
period for the month of February.
open men’s and six open women’s teams have been confirmed for the competition.
registered men’s and women’s teams will get a chance to play against each other
as the competition will be run in a round robin format rather than splitting
teams into pools.
two teams to look out for will be the Black Wolves open men’s and the Ladies in
Black open women’s team.
two teams were the victors of the 2021 Cook Island Beach Games beach soccer
tournament last month.
teams from the Beach Games will also be rejoining this competition, they are
PFC Galz and Guys, Wantoks and MC Stallions.
the winning prize money of $1000 up for grabs for first place, there is no
doubt that teams will be battling tooth and nail in order to win the main prize
as well as earning the bragging rights of Cook Islands’ beach soccer champions.
the Black Wolves and Ladies in Black retain their Beach Games title and carry
on their victory streak in this competition? Or will there be a change in
momentum for another team to take the title for the CIFA 2021 Beach Soccer
Champions? Come on down to the Nikao beach courts every Wednesday and Saturday
for the month of February to find out,” said Cook Islands Football Association.