29 Apr 2011

Sport: U-20 football final not far away

10:15 am on 29 April 2011

A place at the Under 20 Football World Cup in Colombia is up for grabs today as the Solomon Islands and New Zealand clash in the final of the Oceania Championship at North Harbour Stadium.

The winner will qualify for the FIFA tournament, which takes place from July 29 to August 20, where they'll contest Group B with Cameroon, Portugal and Uruguay.

Fiji and Vanuatu will meet in the third place playoff at midday local time, prior to the final.