Sixteen-year-old Sikeli Tovilo is ready to take up the big task ahead of him in the OFC U16 Championship in Solomon Islands next week.
Tovilo has been given the captaincy role for the Vodafone Fiji U16 team to the OFC playoffs.
The 5ft 9 Tavua-lad knows he has been shouldered with a big responsibility.
“I’m ready to take up the challenge in leading the boys to the championship in Solomon Islands.
“I will help the boys move in the right direction and ensure everything is smooth running,” he said.
He thanked the coaching staff for his appointment.
“I would like to thank the Almighty in giving me the strength for this whole of seventeen weeks in camp.
“I also thank the coaches for believing in me and giving the captaincy role.”
Tovilo will be assisted by Isikeli Sevanaia and Josaia Sela.