Andreas Heraf has resigned from his positions of New Zealand Football Technical Director and Football Ferns coach effective 31 July. The 50-year-old Austrian, who was appointed as the Technical Director in April 2017 and took over the Football Ferns…

As France and Uruguay gear up to host this year’s FIFA U-20 and U-17 Women’s World Cups, respectively, FIFA has today launched the bidding process for the 2020 editions of both competitions. FIFA’s member associations will have until 24…

Following confirmation of Samoa’s place at the OFC U-16 Championship, after taking out the Qualifier in Tonga with an impressive 22 goals in three games, the match schedule for the September competition has been finalised. Samoa beat Tonga, American…

OFC makes key governance appointments

The Oceania Football Confederation took another step toward forward with two key appointments made during its Executive Committee meeting in Russia on 13 July. Following the appointment of Vanuatu’s Lambert Maltock to OFC President, the position of Vice-President he…

Ferns find new homes

New Zealand international Katie Rood has found a new home for the 2018/19 season, joining Women’s Super League side Bristol City Women’s FC. Rood joins the Vixens from Italian Serie A side, Juventus Women FC where she helped them…

Promising football players and aspiring journalists from American Samoa, Cook Islands, Fiji, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tahiti, Tonga and Vanuatu have returned to their home countries as Football For Friendship Young Ambassadors after attending the 2018…

A strong second half has seen the New Caledonia senior team earn a 3-1 victory over the national U-19s in the first of two friendlies last night. That was after the young side, preparing for the upcoming OFC U-19…