Samoa Cup return lauded

After a five-year absence, the return of the Samoa Football Cup competition has been lauded as a great success. Football Federation Samoa president Laupama Solomona said the success of the competition came down to everyone who was involved. “The…

Pillay determined to excel

Making his debut for Fiji in the OFC U-16 Championship has motivated Nikhi Pillay to continue improving in order to one day make his debut for the senior national team, the Bula Boys. The young Lautoka-based striker started playing…

Second semi spot still up for grabs

Tahiti are comfortably through to the semi-finals of the OFC U-16 Championship, but there remains a chance for Fiji, New Caledonia and Samoa to steal that second spot with a result in their final Group B match.  When Fiji…

The Oceania Football Confederation and Orakei Local Board of the Auckland Council are committed to moving forward with the development of the OFC Home of Football. The two organisations met in June to talk about the OFC Home of…

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…

McGarry to join Eredivisie

New Zealand youth international James McGarry will join the Eredivisie after penning a deal with Willem II for two seasons. The 20-year-old joins Willem II from New Zealand-based A-League side the Wellington Phoenix, where he has been playing since…

Former All White, clinical psychologist and forensic psychiatrist  Dr. Ceri Evans has been in high demand by prominent athletes, coaches and teams around the world for his mental skills expertise, ever since helping the All Blacks win back-to-back World…

Coaching educators representing nine member associations across the Pacific are embracing a unique opportunity to enhance their knowledge with the start of a five-day FIFA/OFC Instructors Course at the OFC Academy in Auckland. With some of the most esteemed…