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NZL 2-1 PNG

New Zealand has defeated Papua New Guinea 2-1 after a last minute goal in the semi-final of the OFC U-17 Championship 2017, earning them a place at the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India.   New Zealand: 12….

NCL 3-2 SOL

New Caledonia have defeated Solomon Islands 3-2 in the semi-final of the OFC U-17 Championship 2017, earning them a place at the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup.   New Caledonia: 20. Unë KECINE (GK), 2. Josuah HLEMU, 3. Titouan RICHARD, 5….

As a member of the New Caledonia U-20 squad which missed out on a coveted spot at the FIFA U-20 World Cup less than six months ago, Cyril Nyipie feels that today is his second chance. “This event represents…

Despite their early departure from the OFC U-17 Championship, hosts Tahiti can find some solace knowing their very own Norbert Hauata will be taking the lead in the knockout stage of the competition. Hauata will be the referee for…

Junior Kaoni has completely dominated up front for Solomon Islands throughout the 2017 OFC U-17 Championship, scoring the only goal New Zealand has conceded in the competition before sinking four goals against Samoa, but the humble 16-year-old can only…

With two places at the FIFA U-17 World Cup up for grabs in tomorrow’s semi-finals the four competing sides are playing for the biggest prize of their lives. New Caledonia and Solomon Island will open the day’s action at…

The inaugural attendees of the OFC Education Centre have had their first taste of international football and if there’s one thing they discovered, it’s that they don’t like playing against each other. Five of the seven student-athletes have spent the…

Solomon Islands swept into the semi-finals after a 12-goal frenzy against Samoa saw them slide into the second Group B slot behind New Zealand whose 5-0 win this evening knocked the Fijians out of contention. After playing outstanding football…

NZL 5-0 FIJ

New Zealand have defeated Fiji 5-0 on the last day of action in Group B at the OFC U-17 Championship 2017.   New Zealand: 12. Zac JONES (GK), 3. Josh ROGERSON, 4. Liberato CACACE, 5. Jake WILLIAMS, 7. Elijah…