Collaboration benefits B-License

Coaches from across the region carry new knowledge home with them today after the conclusion of Part One of the OFC B Licence coaching course in Auckland last night. The course saw two women and 17 men commit to…

Young Simongi was selected from the Elite Academy Programme in Lae based on his academic excellence and his football performance. Simongi started kicking the soccer ball at the age of 7 doing is elementary schooling at the Ten City…

Format change in store for O-League

Since the inception of the ‘O-League’ – which replaced the defunct OFC Club Championship as the Pacific’s premier club competition in 2007 – the tournament has been contested by teams split into two groups of three or four who…

OFC C- License Coaching Course wraps up

The OFC C- License Coaching seminar was held from September 10 to 14th at the PNG Football Academy in Lae involving 24 coaches of which three were female coaches. The workshop was facilitated by Technical Director of Oceania Football…

OFC records positive result for 2011.

Chaired by OFC President David Chung, the Congress was attended by delegates of all 11 Member Associations of OFC as well as FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter and FIFA Secretary General Jérôme Valcke. President Chung provided the Congress with…

UEFA extends support for Just Play.

A signing ceremony involving OFC President David Chung and UEFA President Michel Platini took place following the OFC Extraordinary Congress in Budapest on Wednesday as UEFA committed EUR 700,000 to the successful Just Play programme. It follows on from…

Uncertainty around the confirmation of participating teams and entry of new teams meant that the OFC Executive Committee had no other option but to reschedule the tournament, which acts as Oceania’s qualifying event for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World…

The group, led by OFC Head of Social Responsibility Franck Castillo, included project managers from Cook Islands, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tahiti, Tonga and Vanuatu, who gathered for the three-day meeting to reflect on the strategies…

Match Officials fly flag in Mexico

An Oceania match official trio is also taking part in the prestigious event and has controlled two matches in the group stages thus far. The trio is led by Tahiti referee Norbert Hauata and also features assistant referees Mark…

OFC U-20 Championships

The opening day of the tournament would have been described as an action packed day, with each of the teams fighting very hard to score the opening goal in their matches. Papua New Guinea and Fiji were the last…