12 Sep 2016

Sport: Solomon Islands complete tough build-up for World Cup

From , 5:00 am on 12 September 2016

The Solomon Islands futsal team are ready to begin the World Cup campaign after a challenging three-week stint in Brazil.

The Kurukuru played six matches and were thrashed 18-0 by the hosts and world's top-ranked side in their final encounter.

Despite failing to register a win, coach Juliano Schmeling told Vinnie Wylie it was a valuable learning experience.