17 Apr 2012

Fiji football name extended squad to prepare for Nations Cup

10:21 am on 17 April 2012

Fiji football has named an extended squad of 31 players to preapre for the Oceania football confederation's Nations Cup.

The Nations Cup is the second stage of Oceania qualifying for the 2014 FIFA world cup in Brazil and will be hosted by the Solomon Islands in early June.

The Fiji squad will assemble for a five day camp with it eventually trimmed to 23 to make the trip to Honiara.

Two Groups will operate at the Cup with the host, Fiji,, New Zealand and Papua New guinea in one while the other will feature New caledonia, Samoa, Tahiti and Vanuatu.