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Four Nation’s Cup Kicks Off next week

Vanuatu Football President, Mr. Lambert Maltock has confirmed that Fiji, New Caledonia, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu will participate in the first Four Nation’s Friendship in Port Vila.
“After our meeting in Zurich last week, I met the Presidents of Fiji, Solomon Islands and New Caledonia and we have agreed that Vanuatu will host the first FNFC tournament in Port Vila, Vanuatu.” Said Lambert Maltock, VFF President.
“This is a Senior football competition and the four countires will bring in their senior national team to Vanuatu to play and I am sure the fans here will come in numbers to watch some exciting football actions from the four countries.”
“This is first time again Vanuatu Football host a big tournament like this in Port Vila since 1993 Pacific Mini Games.”
“We host the Melanesian Cup in Vanuatu in 1998 on the island of Santo but Port Vila will now host this first ever Four Nation’s Friendship Cup Competition.”
“The countries who are taking part in the competition are not just here to play football but will have the chance to see what Cyclone Pam has done to Vanuatu people and also they will visit some Primary and Secondary Schools in Port Vila.”
“Finally, I encourage all the fans in Vanuatu to come along and support Fiji, Solomon Islands, New Caledonia and Vanuatu football players in action at Port Vila Stadium..” He said.
Solomon Islands senior team will be the first team to arrive in Vanuatu next Tuesday follow with Fiji and New Caledonia.
The format of the competition will be a round robin competition and the winner will win the first ever Four Nation Friendship Cup 2015.
Four Nation’s Friendship Cup 2015
Venue: Port Vila Stadium, Port Vila, Vanuatu
Date: 13-17 June 2015
Countries: Fiji, New Caledonia, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu
Match Fixtures
Saturday 13 June 2015
1pm- New Caledonia vs Vanuatu
3pm- Fiji vs Solomon Islands
Monday 15 June 2015
1pm- Vanuatu vs Solomon Islands
3pm- New Caledonia vs Fiji
Wednesday 17 June 2015
1pm- Solomon Islands vs New Caledonia
3pm- Fiji vs Vanuatu