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Maltock leads tributes for Sope

The OFC Acting President Lambert Maltock leads the Oceania football community in mourning long-time servant of the game Emmie Sope following her passing early this morning. Maltock said Sope will leave a large hole in the football landscape following…

Milestone election for OFC

For the first time in its 49 year history the Oceania Football Confederation will be represented by three candidates on the FIFA Council – football’s highest governing body. Sandra Fruean, vice-president of Football Federation American Samoa was elected as…

Pray for Fiji

Among the buildings that sustained damage were three major sporting grounds including Govind Park in Ba.Fiji Football Association CEO Bob Kumar says the cyclone has affected grounds in Lautoka, Nausori and Ba.“The structure, the pavillions on both sides of…

Competition calendar outlined

OFC was awarded two slots at all men’s FIFA U-20 and U-17 World Cups from 2017 by the FIFA Executive Committee at its meeting in March 2015.With two berths available for Oceania nations at the FIFA U-20 World Cup…

FIFA candidate makes Oceania visit

Infantino presented his 11 Principles to bring FIFA Forward which outlines his plans for advancing football’s international governing body.Each of the president’s from the OFC Member Associations present at the meeting expressed their appreciation at Infantino’s willingness to visit…

OFC & UNICEF renew partnership

Since the start of the partnership in 2013, Just Play – the Oceania Football Confederation’s sport for development programme – has worked alongside UNICEF on several projects, to reach thousands of children through the powerful medium of sport.Just Play…

Schedule set for key competitions

The OFC Women’s Olympic Qualifier will be held in Tonga from 1-9 March while the OFC Men’s Olympic Qualifier will be staged in New Zealand from 16-25 March. The U-17 and U-20 Women’s Championships, which both act as FIFA…

The OFC Executive Committee met in Auckland today to discuss key issues including the upcoming FIFA election that will be held in Zurich on the 1st of June. OFC President David Chung says all members agreed that the current…

The two-day course, led by Zora Born and Lefteris Coroyannakis of FIFA TMS GmbH, is a refresher for the 14 participants to help them better understand FIFA’s transfer matching system (TMS), which became the mandatory platform for the international…