2 May 2012

Sport: Kiwi big winner on opening day of O-League Preliminary

10:31 am on 2 May 2012

Samoa football champions Kiwi have crushed Pago Youth 5-1 on the first day of the O-League preliminary tournament in Tonga.

The Oceania Football Confederation's new tournament is aimed to give smaller pacific nations an opportunity to qualify for the O-League.

Meanwhile local side Lotoha'apai United and Tupapa Maraerenga from the Cook Islands fought out a three all draw in the opening action of the round robin stage of the tournament .

The tournament winner will earn a play off with New Caledonia's Mont-Dore with the victor to qualify for the 2013 O-League.