Two days after leading the country’s top women’s youth team at the most prestigious age group tournament in the world, New Zealand U-20 women’s coach Leon Birnie is getting straight back to work, reaching for the region’s highest coaching…

Oceania coaches are only eight days away from completing the region’s highest coaching qualification, as part two of the OFC/NZF A Licence coaching course got underway at Bruce Pulman Lodge in Papakura, Auckland today. Led by New Zealand Football…

Puaikura FC has secured their place at the 2017 OFC Champions League Qualifier after claiming the Cook Islands Premier Men’s Round Cup 2016 championship title on Saturday. The Anthony Samuela coached team defeated Avatiu 4-0 in their ninth win…

The OFC Education Centre student-athletes were taken off the field and into the boardroom to learn about finance and public relations over the past week, thanks to OEC sponsor AIA. As part of the holistic approach the OEC programme…

Argentina have bounced back into the top five of FIFA World Cup qualifying in South America yesterday beating Colombia 3-0 at home to move into the intercontinental playoff spot. Lionel Messi scored La Albiceleste’s first – a superb free…

Ba and Rewa have claimed Fiji’s two places in the 2017 OFC Champions League after taking out first and second respectively in the Fiji Vodafone Premier League. The pair were confirmed over the weekend when Ba drew with Labasa…

Dato’ Windsor John, the AFC General Secretary, was joined by AFC Directors to welcome David Chung, the OFC President, Sarai Bareman, the OFC Deputy General Secretary and Patrick Jacquemet, the OFC Technical Director.Dato’ Windsor said: “The AFC has several…

Eighteen coaches have been taking part in a customised course with content adapted and designed by Fernandes to meet CIFA’s unique needs.“We aim to enhance the participants’ knowledge of the game in this workshop through an extensive programme of…

The campaign is part of FIFA’s legacy for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in Papua New Guinea, promoting and empowering girls aged 6-24 to participate in football by coaching them in football skills and techniques. The aspiring athletes…

Jones is the first New Zealand woman to officiate in the A-League, while Keighley is only the second woman to be named to officiate in the men’s Premiership.Keighley and Jones have climbed up the ranks in the Oceania region,…