ADELAIDE: New Zealand overcame a spirited and entertaining Solomon Islands unit but the 3-0 scoreline did not reflect the competitive nature of the round two contest played at Marden Sports Complex. In front of a vocal crowd of around…

New Zealand v Solomon Islands The opening match of round two of the 2004 OFC Nations Cup between New Zealand and the Solomon Islands is potentially the most crucial of the tournament. In one corner is New Zealand, who…

ADELAIDE: A first half goal to Socceroo midfielder Marc Bresciano was enough to hand Stage 2 hosts Australia, a comfortable 1-0 win over transtasman rivals New Zealand in Adelaide tonight. A careless tackle by All Whites defender Tony Lochhead…

ADELAIDE, 29 May 2004: Fiji and Tahiti have played out scoreless draw in the first match of the double-header tonight at Hindmarsh Stadium, Adelaide. In a sometimes torrid and physical encounter, the defence of both sides was up to…

Solomons defeat Vanuatu 1-0

ADELAIDE: The Solomon Islands have beaten Vanuatu 1-0 in the first match of the Stage 2 OFC Nations Cup-World Cup preliminaries in Adelaide today. Batram Suri scored the only goal of the match through a penalty in the second…

OFC Auckland: The Tonga Football Association reaches a milestone this Saturday, 29 May when their FIFA Goal Project is inaugurated. It will be the sixth FIFA Goal Project inaugurated in the Oceania region. Situated in Atele just outside of…

OFC Auckland: The Oceania Football Confederation is pleased to announce the match officials for Stage 2 of the 2004 OFC Nations Cup/FIFA World Cup preliminary competition to be held in Adelaide, Australia from 29 May – 6 June. Lee…

All eyes fixed on Adelaide

OFC Auckland: With just days to go until the opening match of Stage 2 this weekend, all eyes are now fixed on Adelaide as Oceania’s top six soccer nations vie for the top two berths to the OFC Nations…

FIFA, Paris – At the FIFA Centennial Congress, the football association of New Caledonia was welcomed into the world football family as the 205th FIFA member association. The associations’ delegates also ratified an addition to the statutory provisions that…

APIA: Papua New Guinea has comfortably beaten Samoa 4-1 in the last match of the Stage 1 group qualifiers in Apia today. With Vanuatu’s shock win against Fiji ending their slim chance of qualifying for Stage 2, PNG kept…