8 Oct 2007

Delays in issuing visas delays Fiji soccer team's visit to New Zealand

12:02 pm on 8 October 2007

The Fiji football side has had to delay its departure to New Zealand for the Oceania world cup qualifying game.

The Fijians were supposed to leave Nadi this morning but are still waiting to get their visa's from New Zealand Immigration in Suva.

Fijian coach, Juan Carlos Buzzetti, had planned to reach New Zealand early and hold a few trainng runs to acclimatise in Auckland before Saturday's game against New Zealand in Albany.

Fiji FA President, Doctor Sahu Khan, says he is disgusted by the delay