Satchell stands out for NZ

Half-time substitute Paige Satchell guided the New Zealand A team to a 3-1 victory against Thailand in their second match at Fred Taylor Park in West Auckland last night. Thailand shocked the hosts when midfielder Silawan Intamee hit a…

Solomon Island’s Marist FC have placed fourth at the 2016 JF international Futsal Cup after conceding 5-3 to Carlton FC in the third and fourth play-off at Goonellabah Sports & Aquatic Centre, Australia, on Sunday. Marist FC’s bid for…

The Solomon Islands Football Federation (SIFF) has been sanctioned for fielding an ineligible player in the match between the Solomon Islands and Tahiti on 7 November 2016. The match is declared to be forfeited and awarded 3-0 in favour…

Marist takes out S-League

Marist FC and Western United have secured spots at the 2017 OFC Champions League after placing first and second respectively in the Solomon Islands 2016 Telekom S-League. Marist FC had already secured the top spot last Thursday after a…

Vanuatu’s Erakor Golden Star FC have booked a spot in the 2017 OFC Champions League after defeating Ifira Black Bird 4-0 to win the Port Vila Football Association Top Four Super League Competition on Saturday. A brace for Tony…

NZ A beat Thailand

A new-look New Zealand A women’s team came home strong to defeat a determined Thailand side 2-0 at Mt Smart Stadium in Auckland on Saturday. Midfielder Kate Loye opened the scoring in the 50th minute when she hammered home…

Smeltz returns to Phoenix

Striker Shane Smeltz, who won the Golden Boot in his second season with Wellington Phoenix, is returning to the club where he began his Hyundai A-League career. Smeltz, 35, has signed with the Phoenix for the rest of the…

Football Ferns skipper Abby Erceg is looking forward to leading a young New Zealand A team against Thailand in two international friendlies beginning this week. The Western New York Flash captain is back home for the first time in…

Press FC win Fiji NCC

Lautoka-based Press Football Club have won the 2016 Fiji National Club Championship after defeating Suva’s Bureta Football Club 4-2 in a penalty shootout in the final at Govind Park, Ba, yesterday. Lautoka goalkeeper Viliame Tabucala was the hero of…

Smith hopeful to return

Former All White Tommy Smith hopes to make a return to international football after undergoing back surgery to fix nerve damage. The 26-year-old Ipswich Town defender has not played since 9 September and had to consider the possibility of…