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New Zealand have sealed their seventh straight OFC U-16 Championship title after beating Solomon Islands in a penalty shootout following a thrilling 0-0 draw at Lawson Tama Stadium on Saturday afternoon. It was an exceptional final with everything the…

New Zealand have secured a return to the world stage after stepping up in the semi-final to beat Tahiti 4-1 and book tickets to the FIFA U-17 World Cup in Peru. Having won the past six editions of the…

With a win and a loss each so far New Zealand and Papua New Guinea have one last chance to qualify for the OFC U-16 Championship semi-finals when they meet in their final Group A match tomorrow morning. Following…

After a tough opening loss to Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea responded by recording a 5-0 win of their own against Vanuatu with Siegfried Beschel among the star performers. The young striker scored twice – the opener in the…

The name Butler Bossi Hosea may not be synonymous with football in PNG, but the captain of the PNG U-16 team is not new to the role as a captain. Butler, whose dad is from Namatanai in New Ireland…

Papua New Guinea bounced back incredibly well from their opening defeat to become masters of their own destiny with a hugely improved performance against Vanuatu. Overwhelmingly more organised than in their opener, Akaya Wadunah played a more controlling role…