Solomons star provides special triple threat
To feature in one particular FIFA tournament, let alone two, is definitely an impressive achievement. But Solomon Islands'Micah Lea'alafa is around the verge of accomplishing something actually specific.
When he measures onto the court at the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 in September, Lea'alafa are going to be part-way towards featuring in 3 FIFA events inside the space of just six months.
A headline name for each club and nation, Lea'alafa has enjoyed a spectacular year currently. He was named player of your tournament at the OFC Champions League, using the attacking midfielder pivotal in assisting Auckland City FC reach December's FIFA Club World Cup. Just last month, Lea'alafa donned the national team's jersey in 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia? qualifiers.
Several fellow Solomon Islanders have featured on the globe stage in each futsal and beach soccer, which includes Gideon Omokirio who also competed in the 2010 Club Globe Cup, but no player has accomplished so at the same three tournaments as Lea'alafa in such a quick space of time.