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Tiki Toa shooting for top spot

Equipped with the ‘best player in the world’, the Tahiti national beach soccer team are aiming for the number one spot in next year’s FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in the Bahamas. Heimanu Taiarui was a star for the…

Veitongo defends title

Veitongo FC have shown their international experience and retained their place at the top of the Tonga Major League after dominating Marist 8-2. Veitongo coach Timote Moleni went into the game with his strongest side, including Fineasi Palei, Samisoni…

It’s all happening in Fiji this coming weekend as the Battle of the Giants wraps up with two days of top domestic football at Ratu Cakobau Park in Nausori. Group A winners Suva will take on Labasa before Group…

Tonga is one of the first Member Associations in line for OFC’s latest initiative, The OFC Education Centre, a project instigated by OFC President David Chung. OFC Instructor Paul Toohey and FIFA Consultant Glenn Turner discussed the OFC Education…

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PNG U-20 squad draw 1-1

After a neck and neck battle with Bloomsburg University, the PNG U-20 Women’s team is on the home stretch in their tour of the United States. Washington born coach Lisa Cole scheduled seven matches against American university sides to…

Women’s football fever is sweeping the Oceania region as New Zealand Football prepares for the launch of their ‘Live Your Goals Week’ next month. New Zealand will be joining 72 other FIFA Member Associations already implementing ‘Live Your Goals’…

Rarotonga youth coaches upskill

FIFA Instructor Giovani Fernandes had to mix things up at this week’s FIFA Youth coaching course at CIFA Complex, Matavera after a specific request from Cook Islands Football Association. Eighteen coaches have been taking part in a customised course…

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AFC & OFC agree on further cooperation

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) today met officials from the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) in Kuala Lumpur to progress the Memorandum of Understanding signed in Mexico City in May. Dato’ Windsor John, the AFC General Secretary, was joined by…

Just Play shortlisted for award

One year on from the devastation of Tropical Cyclone Pam and six months on from Tropical Cyclone Winston, the Just Play Emergency Programme has been shortlisted for the Beyond Sport Innovation award in recognition of the work in both…

Dato’ Windsor John, the AFC General Secretary, was joined by AFC Directors to welcome David Chung, the OFC President, Sarai Bareman, the OFC Deputy General Secretary and Patrick Jacquemet, the OFC Technical Director.Dato’ Windsor said: “The AFC has several…