After four intense days interpreting the Beautiful Game, Papua New Guinea referee instructor Jimmy Warai is feeling inspired by his new wealth of knowledge has big plans when he returns home from the annual FIFA FUTURO III course in…

New Caledonia’s FIFA U-17 World Cup-bound squad have spent two weeks on Australia’s Gold Coast as preparations for the nation’s World Cup debut continue. The 24 players spent their time at the Gold Coast Sports Super Centre alternating between…

Further development is on the horizon for match officials in Oceania as referee technical instructors, referee fitness instructors and futsal referee technical instructors from across the region gather in Auckland to upskill at the OFC FIFA FUTURO III course…

An 8-4 victory over Mataiea in the final of the OPT Beach Soccer Tour has helped the Tiki Tama of Pirae secure their second consecutive title. The side, led by beach soccer national team captain Naea Bennett, were up…

Vanuatu’s two OFC Champions League 2018 side Nalkutan FC and Erakor Golden Star played off for the Vanuatu National Super League title on Saturday with a lone second half goal all that separated the two sides at the final whistle….

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Tchen takes home gold

Tahitian beach soccer veteran Angelo Tchen has taken home the 2nd division championship title with Leixoes SC Futebol Sad in Portugal. After finishing out the season in Switzerland, the defender was invited by a teammate to join him in…

Blake signs with Hibernian

New Zealand youth international Andrew Blake has secured a deal with Hibernian FC in Edinburgh after impressing the side over the summer. The 21-year-old defender will join the club’s development squad, and he’s looking forward to making his mark….