The Vodafone National Under-18 School Boys team have been assigned a new coach, who will guide them prior to their tour to New Zealand by the end of next month.
Fiji Rugby Union has today confirmed the appointment of Master Masi Saqanavere as the Head Coach of this Under-18 national team.
Saqanavere comes with great experience, having a World Rugby Level 3 accredited Coach who joins the High Performance Unit of Fiji Rugby with a vast experience in coaching.
Saqanavere is no stranger to Fiji Rugby. He was the manager of the Vodafone Fijian Under-20s to World Junior Championship in Argentina earlier this year, and has also coached the National Under-16 School Boys Team last year in their tour to Australia and guided the Ratu Kadavulevu School’s Under-15 team to victory in the Vodafone Deans last weekend.
Fiji Rugby Chief Executive Officer, John O’Connor says they are looking forward to Master Saqanavere joining their panel of coaches and assisting in the development of rugby.
The Vodafone National Under-18 School Boys Team will tour New Zealand to plays New Zealand Maori, New Zealand Barbarians, New Zealand Schools Boys, and Australian Boys from September 26 to October 04, this year
Vodafone Fiji-Under 18s Matches in New Zealand
22nd August – Rotorua
Vodafone Fiji-Under 18s VS New Zealand Maori
26th August – Hamilton
Vodafone Fiji-Under 18s VS Australian School Boys
30th August – Hamilton
Vodafone Fiji-Under 18s VS New Zealand School Boys
4th September – Hamilton
Vodafone Fiji-Under 18s VS New Zealand Barbarians