He helped lead Oceania football out of a major crisis during the six months he spent as interim OFC President and now Vanuatu’s Lambert Maltock has the full support of…

Rodu helping women’s game rise

Fiji’s journey from being ranked among the region’s bottom four to contesting the OFC Women’s Nations Cup final against the world’s 20th ranked team New Zealand is inspiring. The 2018…

Making the shift from mother hen to being one of the chicks is taking some adjustment for Lynetta Laumea-Edward. Having taken a break from international football to start her family,…

Pao pair sacrifice for Solomons

Pao brothers Hamilton and Fabio are living their childhood dream by representing their country in an international football competition. The duo are part of a Solomon Islands U-16 team which…

At the height of AS Venus’ glory days among the foreign recruits was one Felix Tagawa, a young New Caledonian talent with pace to burn and an impressive understanding of…

When Football Federation Samoa were looking for a poster child for their football programmes they found a perfect example in Jarvis Filimalae. Not only is he passionate about the game,…

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Ateca has no regrets

For Adi Ateca Tuwai football has been an immense force in helping her heal following the tragic passing of her best friend and mentor, Francine Lockington. The well-liked Fiji youth…

For the first time in eight years a Fiji club will feature in the OFC Champions League final. Not only is this Oceania’s premier international club competition, but, it’s also…

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Inner strength drives Kaltack

Growing up in Vanuatu’s Erakor Village provided an idyllic backdrop for Brian Kaltack’s childhood. Family, friends, school, the sea and football surrounded him and each of them set the foundations…

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Swamy building his own style

Over several years Kamal Swamy has been quietly banking his coaching experience. He’s been an assistant coach for several Fiji teams including the U-23 and senior sides and took the…