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Blues on fire at Pacific Cup

The Lambert Sarju coached side came from behind to beat USA All Star 2-1 in front of a bumper crowd in the last match of the day.#Lautoka was down 1-0 in the first half when the USA All Stars got on the score sheet first with a penalty spot. Blues midfielder Dave Radrigai has the opportunity to equalise a minute later after he was fouled in the penalty box but his spot kick went to beside the goalpost.#Both teams went to breather with the USA side leading by 1-0.#In the second half Lautoka received another penalty and captain Alvin Avinesh equalised for the sugar city side from the third penalty.#The goal boosted the morale of the Sugar City boys and kept pressure on their defense when former Lautoka and Rewa striker Kamal Hassan scored an own goal to hand the Fiji side victory. #In other matches played yesterday, Suva played to a one -all draw against champion NZFFI All Stars, Nadi and Manuakau All Stars were locked at nil all while Auckland All Stars defeated Rewa 2-nil. #Jone Kaloutani and goalkeeper Simione Tamanisau were red carded in the match. #The second day of the tournament will see today 6.30pm USA All Stars will take on AFFA All Stars, NZZFI will face Wellington All Stars at 7.45,at 9pm will see Lautoka Fiji taking on Auckland All Stars and the final match of day 2 will be the feature match between Suva Fiji and Nadi Fiji.#

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