The Esy Kool Nadi side started its Vodafone Fiji FACT 2020 campaign on a high beating Bluez Fan Club (Australia) sponsored Lautoka 1-0 in its first group B match at Churchill Park in Lautoka.
Rusiate Matarerega made the overall difference in the game as his 25 yard drive in the 28th minute saw Lautoka goalkeeper Joela Biuvanua flat-footed as the ball landed directly into the net.
Lautoka fought hard in the second half, however they failed to capitalize on the opportunities created.
Nadi battles Vinz Works Suva in its second pool match on Wednesday, November 25, at Subrail Park in Labasa.
The match is scheduled to kick-off at 4pm.Lautoka takes on Active Construction Navua in opening match of day three competition on Wednesday at 12pm.