Ferns gunning for Germany

While New Zealand start as favourites to win the eight-nation qualifiers and reach the Women’s World Cup finals next June, the Ferns have left no stone unturned in their build-up…

Coach suffers sad loss

Pundit Atma Ram Sharma, the father of head coach Ramesh Sharma, passed away on Thursday night at Lautoka Hospital and the impact of his death has been felt strongly within…

PNG wary of rivals

The Papua New Guineans have been drawn in an even-looking Group B with Fiji, Solomon Islands and Tonga, and Moyap says his charges need to be mindful of the threat…

Piquionne on a roll

The striker got off the mark for the Hammers during the mid-week 2-1 Carling Cup victory over Sunderland and scored his first Barclays Premier League goal with the winner in…

OFC sides share second spot

Tahiti bounced back from their opening 4-1 loss at the hands of Martinique to defeat Guadelope 4-2 on penalties after the scores were locked at 1-1.New Caledonia meanwhile did almost…

Riley races against clock

The game kicks off at 1pm on Wednesday on the oval ground at Auckland’s North Harbour Stadium and Riley could be forgiven for being a little bleary eyed when the…

Group A Day One preview

New Zealand’s Football Ferns meet Vanuatu in the opening match at 1pm while Cook Islands face Tahiti shortly afterwards at 3.30pm.Here’s a look at how the teams are shaping up…

Winning start for New Caledonia

Tahiti meanwhile lost 4-1 to Martinique in the day’s other encounter despite going ahead on the half hour mark through Li Fung Kee. They now sit bottom of Group B…

President outlines vision

President Temarii and the OFC delegation spent time in the country from September 20 to 23 and the purpose of their visit was to put a programme in place for…