By JAVED AHMED
The ATMS sponsored Nadi Football local league is getting rally exiting with the Quarterfinals in the Super Premier Division this Sundayat Prince Charles Park. Local League Director Mohammed Nasir is very happy with the progress of the League so far and is excited about the matches this weekend. Nasir further added that the league has been running smoothly and Nadi FA has taken every opportunity to host Local league games this season to keep the momentum and interest high with the teams. And this is seen weekly with the high level of competition among the teams.
In the 1st QF at 9am favorites Network Builders Blues lead by Nadi reps Lekima Gonerau and William Valentine take on Best Promotion Andhra. The Blues have been on fire all season and toped their pool with ease and are one of the favorites for the title. In the 2nd QF DTL Malolo takes on Nalovo Sangam in what promises to be a blockbuster. Malolo have been very consistent with players such as Solid Nadi back Ame Votuni, midfielder Munit Krishna and sweeper Ilimotama Jese leading the charge for the greens while Nalovo will rely on young Nadi and Fiji strikers Qasevakatini and Rusiate Matererega. Another favorite for the title DCA Sports led by Fiji team keeper Ben Amanio will take on Namaka Football 1 with stylist Nadi and Fiji rep Uraia Loki leading the charge upfront for DCA. In the last Quarterfinal Foodhall Ghandhi Lionz will be favorites against Solovi with Nadi and Fiji Rep Amani Makoi and Nadi sweeper Eliki Ravosai leading the charge for Ghandi. The winners from this weekend will move to the semi-finals of the Super Premier division and with all teams gunning for a semi-final spot only the best will come out on top.
The premier division will also have the last round of league games played this weekend with league leader Vanua Implex Kerebula looking to seal the title with victory over Lukia FC with Downtown Bluez also in with a shot to top the division. Nasir added that it will be soccer at its best and also encouraged the soccer loving fans of Nadi to come out and support their local teams and also witness the talent we have in our ranks.