Lautoka 1 - 6 Koloale

Solomon Islands side Koloale have beaten 10-man Lautoka 6-1 at Fiji's Churchill Park today in 2011 O-League Group A action. The other Group A game this afternoon sees Amicale welcome Hekari United while Tefana host Waitakere United in Group B.


Lautoka - Koloale Match Summary click here

See below for all the play-by-play action.

The starting line-ups are as follows:

Lautoka: 1. Jone SOROLO (GK), 2. Krishna SAMY, 3. Alvin AVINESH, 4. Semesa DOIDOI, 8. Malakai WAQA, 9. Leone VURUKANIA, 10. Sanni ISSA, 11. Valerio NAWATU, 13. Peni FINAU, 14. Shameel RAO, 16. Jone VONU

Koloale: 16. Shadrack RAMONI (GK), 4. Cecil BURU, 5. Samson TAKAYAMA, 7. Jeffery BULE, 9. Benjamin TOTORI, 11. Ian PAIA, 15. Mostyn BEUI, 17. George SURI, 23. Steven ANISIM, 25. Francis LAFAI, 27. Joses NAWO

The match kicks off

1' Lautoka immediately apply pressure through striker Valerio Nawatu

2' Lautoka are controlling the possession in the opening minutes

3' Sanni Issa of Lautoka drops a wide cross into the Koloale box, Nawatu leaps high to head it but his effort goes straight into the hands of Koloale goalkeeper Shadrack Ramoni

5' Lautoka yet again pressure the Koloale defence, Issa hitting a 40-yard attempt which goes over the bar

6' Koloale win a corner after entering the Lautoka box for the first time. The corner finds Joses Nawo whose attempt goes high and wide

8' Koloale are awarded a free kick on the left hand edge of the Lautoka box. The Lautoka defence regroups to clear the ball comfortably

9' Lautoka launch an attack at the other end. Jone Vono Junior cuts in from the left hand side and hits a powerful shot into the side netting

10' GOAL!!! Lautoka 1, Koloale 0: Valerio Nawatu thumps home a Sanni Issa cross

14' RED CARD: Lautoka goalkeeper Jone Sorolo receives his marching orders after elbowing Koloale striker Ian Paia

15' Play is held up as Paia receives treatment. Koloale are awarded a penalty kick and Jeffery Bule steps up for the shot

18' SUBSTITUTION: Jone Vono Junior is replaced by reserve goalkeeper Pramesh Prasad for Lautoka

19' GOAL!!! Koloale 1, Lautoka 1: Bule finds the back of the net from the spot kick

23' Paia races deep into Lautoka territory and has only the goalkeeper to beat. He tries to lift the ball over Prasad but fails in his attempt

25' GOAL!!! Koloale 2, Lautoka 1: A free kick from the right hand edge of the Lautoka box finds an unmarked George Suri, who smashes the ball into the net. Lautoka appeal for offside but the flag stays down

28' GOAL!!! Koloale 3, Lautoka 1: Koloale go further in front when Lautoka defender Peni Finau fails to clear and the ball falls to Benjamin Totori, who tucks it away past Prasad

31' SUBSTITUTION: Peni Finau is replaced by Kamal Hassan for Lautoka

34' Malakai Waqa clears a corner for Lautoka but the ball comes back again quickly into the box. Suri manages to beat Hassan to it and has a strike but his shot goes wide

36' YELLOW CARD: Krishna Samy is cautioned for Lautoka

40' Nawatu misses a good opportunity for Lautoka when he heads another Issa cross wide

43' Koloale have taken control of the match and Lautoka will have to lift their performance in the second half to get anything out of the game

44' SUBSTITUTION: Ian Paia is replaced by Ezra Sale for Koloale

45' Hassan keeps his side in the match when he somehow gets back to clear a Totori shot off the Lautoka line

The first half comes to an end

The second half kicks off

46' YELLOW CARD: Mostyn Beui is cautioned for Koloale

49' Ezra Sale gets on the end of a Benjamin Totori pass for Koloale but is flagged for offside

51' YELLOW CARD: Valerio Nawatu is cautioned for Lautoka

52' GOAL!!! Koloale 4, Lautoka 1: An unmarked Ezra Sale has plenty of space in the box to finish past substitute goalkeeper Pramesh Prasad

56' The 10-man Lautoka side are struggling to keep up with the rampant Koloale

57' Totori races into the Lautoka box and has a shot at goal but his strike hits the side of the net

61' Malakai Waqa intercepts a Koloale attack and sets up Nawatu, who is in a good position but can't get his shot on target

62' GOAL!!! Koloale 5, Lautoka 1: Benjamin Totori finishes off a Koloale break with a shot from the left hand side of the box. The Lautoka players protest that he was offside but their appeals are turned down

65' SUBSTITUTION: Steven Anisim is replaced by Abraham Eke Junior for Koloale

69' It is now going to be very hard for Lautoka to get back into this match and it will take something special to do so

71' SUBSTITUTIONS: George Suri is replaced by Leonard Sale Olea for Koloale while Sanni Issa is replaced by Samuela Drudru for Lautoka

76' YELLOW CARD: Lautoka substitute Kamal Hassan is cautioned after conceeding a penalty

77' GOAL!!! Koloale 6, Lautoka 1: Benjamin Totori steps up to successfully take the spot kick for his side's sixth goal

80' Many of the Lautoka fans are now filing out of the ground as they know defeat is now certain for their team

83' The Lautoka players appear deflated and will be desperate for the final whistle to arrive

86' Fulltime is looming as Lautoka launch an attack

89' Totori makes progress in the Lautoka box again but loses his footing before he can fire off a shot

90' Totori's shot from the edge of the Lautoka area is blocked by Semesa Doidoi

The final whistle is blown

Updated On Saturday, February 05, 2011