The long-awaited 2023 Rarotonga football season has finally announced its official start date, set for August 9 kick off.
Football enthusiasts across Rarotonga are
eagerly anticipating the spirited competition between the six clubs on the
The tournament will run until December,
with the Cook Islands Football Association (CIFA) coordinating and overseeing
the exciting weekly competition.
This year’s participating clubs include
powerhouse teams such as Tupapa Maraerenga FC, Avatiu FC, Matavera-Ngatangiia
FC, Nikao Sokattak FC, Puaikura FC, and Titikaveka FC.
Each club is gearing up for a competitive
season, and fans are already discussing potential outcomes and predicting which
team will emerge victorious in each division.
The 2023 Rarotonga Football Season will
feature nine thrilling divisions, ensuring that spectators will have no
shortage of incredible matches to follow.
The divisions include Under 6 Mix, Under 8
Mix, Under 10 Mix, Under 12 Mix, Under 15 Girls, Under 15 Boys, Under 18 Men,
Senior Women, and Premier Men. With such variety in age groups and levels of
play, there will be something for everyone to enjoy throughout the season.
In a statement, CIFA said: “As excitement
continues to build leading up to August 9, the entire island of Rarotonga
prepares for another unforgettable football season.
The football community is rallying around
their beloved sport, and the anticipation is building.”
“With so many talented players and
passionate fans, the 2023 Rarotonga Football Season promises to be an
action-packed few months that football enthusiasts will not want to miss.”