AUCKLAND – The stage is set for the inaugural FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in New Zealand with a 16-strong field now decided and the final draw being completed overnight. A total of 32 matches will be played during…

The Fiji Football Association will come down hard on all found guilty of having a part to play in the assault of referee, Dhiren Kewal, after the Power Electric/Vodafone-Vodafone Labasa semi-final match on Sunday. Suva players and officials mobbed…

Suva clinched the Battle of the Giants women’s title after coming from behind to beat defending champions Tavua 3-1. A late goal from Shirlyn Singh forced the match into extra time as both teams were locked 1-1 at fulltime….

FIJI-An own goal and a wonder strike from Fijian striker Maciu Dunadamau was enough for Vodafone Ba to beat Labasa 2-1 and win the FMF/Blue Gas Battle of the Giants in Suva on Sunday. Ba went into the break leading…

HONIARA: The Solomon Island Bilikiki Beach Soccer team arrived home on Saturday to a warm reception from the local faithful at the Honiara International Airport. Bilikiki beach soccer captain Gideon Omokirio summed up their recent participation in the FIFA…

PORTLAND, Ore. – The Portland Timbers announced today that defender Tim Karalexis and forward Benjamin Totori will miss the remainder of the 2008 season due to season-ending knee injures suffered last week. Karalexis tore his right anterior cruciate ligament…

HONIARA – Honiara residents and football fans are bracing for yet another international festival this weekend when champion Papua New Guinea club – Hekari Souths United FC play two friendly matches against the Solomon Island Olympic side and Marist at Lawson…

Brazil beat Italy 5-3 in the Marseille 2008 final to claim their third successive FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup crown. Bruno and Sidney scored doubles apiece, and Andre was also on target for the Seleção as they provided an…

AUCKLAND – Emma Kete’s first half goal earned the Football Ferns a promising 1-1 draw against world number nine Canada in the side’s final pre-Olympics warm-up match in Singapore overnight. Thirteen months since losing a two-match series 0-8 on…

Italy-Spain; Portugal-Brazil. These were the Marseille 2008 semi-finals that were set today when the aforementioned quartet eliminated France, Argentina, Uruguay and Russia respectively. Oceaniafootball.com reflects on quarter-final day on Prado beach. The big match Brazil 6-4 Russia Goals – Buru, Bruno,…