PNG women win gold

The Papua New Guinea women’s football team has held onto their Pacific Games crown after a 3-1 victory over Samoa saw them earn their fifth consecutive gold medals at the competition, while New Zealand U-23s come from behind 2-1…

IT’S all smiles from the four-time gold medal defending champions, the PNG National Women’s Football Team to the Pacific Games 2019, as they received new soccer boots from Bank South Pacific (BSP) yesterday in Port Moresby. In acknowledging the…

US-based defender Lucy Maino has been selected to co-captain the PNG women side to the Pacific Games alongside veteran Deslyn Siniu and Sandra Birum. “To me to be given the co-captains role alongside Deslyn and Sandra is a big…

Appointed by coach Bob Morris and his assistant Harrison Kamake and endorse by PNGFA as captain for Papua New Guinea’s Pacific Games campaign, Michael Foster is feeling proud and honored to lead the national team once again. “To be…

PNG Women’s coach Frederica Sakette and her assistant Margaret Aka got down to business last week and this week for their vital preparation before the team leave for the Pacific Games in Samoa next month. “The preparation had been…

Preparations are now underway to kick off the country’s biggest grassroots football tournament, the Besta FA Cup Regional Championship. The tournament will see the different football associations throughout the country taking part across four different locations. Lae Football Association…

The revived PNGFA National Club Championship will be played in each region and will kick off next week in the Highlands region, said PNGFA competition manager Simon Koima. He urged all member associations to prepare as dates and venues…

PNG gaining momentum

The Papua New Guinea national men’s team is in Port Moresby on a three weeks camp preparing for Pacific Games in Samoa next month. With 26 days to go before the kick off, head coach Bob Morris wants his…

Madang Soccer Association have finalized their youth teams for both boys and girls to participate in the PNGFA U17 Youth Festival which kicks of tomorrow and ends Saturday at PNGFA Academy in Lae. MSA general secretary Conrad Wadunah said…

Gunemba joins Geelong

Toti City FC captain Raymond Gunemba left last week for Melbourne to join Geelong Soccer Club on a three month contract. The club announce the signing of the Papua New Guinea striker in the mid-season transfer window. The Papua…

Preparation for the biggest soccer tournament in Port Moresby is already underway. The Port Moresby Soccer Association will be staging the Southern-leg of the Besta FA Cup from July 20 to 23 at Bisini Soccer Ground. According to Local…

The Momase Regional Leg of Besta FA Cup will be the first to get its competition underway in Madang on 2nd – 7th July 2018. With 44 teams confirmed to battle for the Besta FA Cup Momase Leg, deadline…

Coaching educators representing ten 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 on Tuesday. With some of the…

The Kumul Petroleum National Soccer League highlands conference will kick off at the National Sports Institute in Goroka on Sunday. The highlands conference has six teams vying for the top two spots to qualify for the finals. The six…