Navua stays, Nasinu out, Nadroga joins premier division

Koromakawa Navua saved the best for last and delivered the result when it mattered the most despite the slight drizzle in Pacific Harbor.

Navua defeated Nasinu 7-1 which cements their spot in the premier division next season.

However, the loss meant Nasinu will be demoted to the senior division next year.

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Brian Chartiar netted a hat-trick for Navua.

With their home fans behind them, Navua struck first through Chartiar in the 10th minute.

Chartiar and Thomas Dunn continuously threatened the Nasinu defense all night.

Navua was comfortable and was used to the artificial turf at the Uprising Sports Center while Nasinu struggled to find their rythm.

Lapse of concentration in the Nasinu defense saw Chatiar grabbing a double inside three minutes, first in the 37th and second in the 40th minute.

The visitors managed to find the back of the Navua net through Ronald Lawrence a minute from halftime.

Navua was leading 3-1 at halftime.

The replacement players were still on their way to take their seats when Manav Permal netted the fourth goal for Navua just seconds into the second spell.

When Mosese Baleinagaga scored Navua’s fifth goal via a deflection off a Apisai Smith free kick, the home crowd knew that was the icing on the cake but the hosts were not done just yet as Monit Chand grabbed his second less than five minutes later.

Dunn sealed the deal for Navua for a 7-1 win.

Meanwhile, Nadroga has been promoted to the premier division after defeating Bua 3-0 at Lawaqa Park in the second leg of the senior playoff.

The Stallions proved too strong for the northerners as Taniela Raubula scored a double and Charles Williams scored one for seal the victory.

Nadroga defeated Bua 3-0 in the first leg as well.

TEAM P W D L GF GA GD POINTS
SUVA 13 7 5 1 24 12 +12 26
REWA 13 7 3 3 16 12 +4 24
BA 14 7 2 5 22 19 +3 23
LABASA 14 7 1 6 17 15 +2 22
NADI 13 7 0 6 25 17 +8 21
LAUTOKA 13 4 4 5 22 13 +9 16
NAVUA 14 4 1 9 23 33 -10 13
NASINU 14 2 2 10 14 42 -28 8
DATE & DAY TIME HOST SCORE VISITOR VENUE
Round 13
07 Nov – Saturday 1:30PM Labasa 2 – 1 Ba Subrail Park
07 Nov – Saturday 7:00PM Navua 7 – 1 Nasinu Uprising Ground
08 Nov – Sunday 3:00PM Lautoka Rewa Churchill Park
08 Nov – Sunday 3:00PM Suva Nadi ANZ Stadium
Round 13
31 Oct – Saturday 2:00PM Lautoka 3 – 1 Navua Churchill Park
01 Nov – Sunday 1:00PM Nasinu 0 – 2 Ba Ratu Cakobau Park
01 Nov – Sunday 3:00PM Rewa 0 – 0 Suva Ratu Cakobau Park
01 Nov – Sunday 3:00PM Nadi 0 – 1 Labasa Prince Charles Park
Round 12
24 Oct – Saturday 1:30PM Labasa 2 – 0 Lautoka Subrail Park
24 Oct – Saturday 3:00PM Ba 0 – 1 Nadi Fiji FA Academy
25 Oct – Sunday 3:00PM Suva 5 – 0 Nasinu ANZ Stadium
25 Oct – Sunday 3:00PM Navua 2 – 0 Rewa Uprising Ground
Round 11
19 Sept – Saturday 3:00PM Ba 0 – 0 Lautoka Fiji FA Academy
20 Sept – Saturday 1:00PM Nasinu 1 – 3 Nadi ANZ Stadium
20 Sept – Saturday 3:00PM Suva 4 – 1 Navua ANZ Stadium
20 Sept – Saturday 3:00PM Rewa 1 – 2 Labasa Ratu Cakobau Park
Round 10
12 Sept – Saturday 4:00PM Navua 0 – 3 Ba Uprising Ground
13 Sept – Sunday 1:30PM Labasa 2 – 0 Nasinu Subrail Park
13 Sept – Sunday 2:00PM Suva 1 – 1 Lautoka ANZ Stadium
13 Sept – Sunday 3:30PM Rewa 2 – 1 Nadi Ratu Cakobau Park [LIVE on FBC Sports/Commentary on Mirchi FM]
Round 9
05 Sept – Saturday 7:00PM Navua 2 – 1 Labasa Uprising Ground [LIVE on FBC Sports/Commentary on Mirchi FM]
06 Sept – Sunday 1:00PM Nadi 3 – 2 Lautoka Prince Charles Park
06 Sept – Sunday 2:00PM Rewa 1 – 0 Nasinu Ratu Cakobau Park
06 Sept – Sunday 3:00PM Suva 2 – 1 Ba ANZ Stadium
Round 8
29 Aug – Saturday 3:00PM Ba 1 – 1 Rewa Fiji Football Academy Ground, Ba
30 August – Sunday 1:00PM Nadi 5 – 0 Navua Prince Charles Park
30 August – Sunday 2:00PM Nasinu 1 – 1 Lautoka Ratu Cakobau Park
30 August – Sunday 3:00PM Suva 3 – 1 Labasa ANZ Stadium
Round 7
01 Aug – Saturday 3:00PM Ba 3 – 1 Suva Fiji Football Academy Ground, Ba
Round 6
22 Jul – Wednesday 6:00PM Nadi 5 – 1 Ba Prince Charles Park
25 Jul – Saturday 3:00PM Ba 2 – 1 Labasa Fiji Football Academy Ground, Ba
26 Jul – Saturday 1:00PM Rewa 1 – 0 Lautoka Ratu Cakobau Park
26 Jul – Saturday 2:00PM Nadi 0 – 1 Suva Prince Charles Park
26 Jul – Saturday 3:00PM Nasinu 2 – 3 Navua Ratu Cakobau Park
Round 5
19 Jul – Sunday 3:00PM Navua 1 – 2 Lautoka Uprising Resort Ground
19 Jul – Sunday 3:00PM Suva 0 – 0 Rewa ANZ Stadium
18 Jul – Saturday 2:00PM Labasa 1 – 0 Nadi Subrail Park
18 Jul – Saturday 3:00PM Ba 2 – 0 Nasinu Fiji Football Academy Ground, Ba
15 Jul – Wednesday 6:30PM Lautoka 1 – 2 Ba Churchill Park
11 Jul – Saturday 3:00PM Ba 5 – 3 Navua Fiji Football Academy Ground, Ba
Round 4
8th Mar – Sunday 3:00PM Lautoka 0 – 1 Suva Churchill Park
1st Mar – Sunday 1:30PM Nasinu 3 – 3 Suva Ratu Cakobau Park
1st Mar – Sunday 3:00PM Rewa 2 – 1 Navua Ratu Cakobau Park
1st Mar – Sunday 3:00PM Lautoka 0 – 0 Labasa Churchill Park
Round 3
22nd Feb – Saturday 1:30PM Labasa 1 – 3 Rewa Subrail Park
23rd Feb – Sunday 3:00PM Nadi 5 – 0 Nasinu Prince Charles Park
16th Feb – Sunday 3:00PM Nasinu 1 – 0 Labasa Ratu Cakobau Park
16th Feb – Sunday 3:00PM Nadi 0 – 1 Rewa Prince Charles Park
Round 2
8th Feb – Saturday 1:30PM Labasa 2 – 0 Navua Subrail Park
9th Feb – Sunday 3:00PM Suva Postponed Ba ANZ Stadium
9th Feb – Sunday 3:00PM Nasinu 3 – 4 Rewa Ratu Cakobau Park
9th Feb – Sunday 3:00PM Lautoka 6 – 0 Nadi Churchill Park
Round 1
1st Feb – Saturday 1:30PM Labasa 1 – 2 Suva Subrail Park
02nd Feb – Sunday 3:00PM Rewa 0 – 1 Ba Ratu Cakobau Park
02nd Feb – Sunday 3:00PM Lautoka 6 – 0 Nasinu Churchill Park
02nd Feb – Sunday 3:00PM Navua 1 – 2 Nadi Uprising Grounds

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