Auckland and Capital in particular, are shaping as contenders to challenge for the crown of defending champions Mainland, with both sides stacked with Futsal Whites keen to impress ahead of February’s OFC Futsal Championship.With the entire starting line-up from…

The island nation fell just one goal short of advancing to the 2016 OFC Nations Cup, but their two victories at the tournament in September were enough to see them jump 35 places in the FIFA World Rankings from…

The three-day course, which opened on Friday at the Fiji FA headquarters in Vatuwaqa, focuses on key elements of match officiating through technical sessions, practical sessions and testing.The course is aimed at assisting referee education at the Member Association…

Having recently returned from a loan period with Boulogne-sur-Mer in the French Ligue 2, Gope-Fenepej has been biding his time with the reserves waiting for a chance to prove himself.“People need to know that I am still under contrct…

For two weeks the youngsters, accompanied by AS Tefana technical director Laurent Heinis, club CEO Bernard Crolas and Tahiti’s national goalkeeper and teacher Mikael Roche, are being integrated into the US school system their peers follow.Classes are accompanied by…

Newly crowned Coupe de Caledonie champions Hienghène Sport will line up against Racing Club Epernay Champagne, a CFA2 side from Champagne-Ardenne, while AS Pirae have been drawn against Pontivy GSI, a side also playing in the CFA2 in France.RC…

The competition, which is set to get underway in November, will feature 12 teams and be split into two regional groups for the first time.National Soccer League chairman Isaac Lupari said the conference system would eliminate most of the…

Late penalty sends NZ home

New Zealand put on a brave performance to keep the score locked at 0-0 for much of the game. Despite maintaining the majority of the possession Brazil couldn’t break through New Zealand’s resilient defence, who were quick to shut…