Fiji ready for Brazil test

Frank Farina’s men are using their South American trip as a dress rehearsal for the Rio Olympic Games in August.The Fiji U-23 coach says facing a club like Atletico is the ideal preparation for the Olympics.“They qualified for the…

Samoa aim to close gap

Next month’s OFC Nations Cup in Papua New Guinea will be Samoa’s second regional campaign. Their debut at the 2012 edition of the tournament in Honiara was a baptism of fire with comprehensive defeats in all three of their…

The 22-year-old from Lower Hutt was one of his side’s outstanding performers leading up to title decider against Auckland City on Saturday. In Team Wellington’s four matches prior to the final Basalaj conceded just one goal.And despite the 3-0…

Fiji’s tour of Brazil

Fiji’s Olympic football team are ramping up their preparations for the Rio Games with a four-match tour of Brazil.The 22-member squad flew out to South America yesterday to get an early taste of what to expect when the Olympics…

In his first season with Auckland City, Lea’alafa not only has his first Champions League medal, but the Golden Ball trophy to go with it.But it hasn’t been all smooth sailing for the Solomon Islands dual international.By his own…

The Navy Blues earned the right to represent the South Pacific in Japan with a comprehensive 3-0 defeat of Team Wellington this afternoon at QBE Stadium in Auckland, Micah Lea’alafa proving the inspiration with a double and an assist…

AKL 3-0 WEL

Download the official match summary here You can also follow OFC via twitter here: @OFCfootball AKLvWEL OCLAuckland City FC: 24. Diego RIVAS (GK), 3. Takuya IWATA 4. Mario BILEN, 5. Angel BERLANGA (C), 9. Darren WHITE, 10. Ryan DE…