Editorial comment – Soccer’s challenge

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama (sitting third from left) at the opening of the Courts IDC in Suva. Picture: NOA BIUDOLE/FILE

In early October last year Iceland became the smallest country to qualify for the World Cup in Russia. They defeated Kosovo 2-0 to book themselves a spot in their first finals in Russia in July this year. Gylfi Sigurdsson powered in Iceland’s first goal five minutes from halftime. The message was loud and clear. There […]

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