Manukau United obtain National League Club License in New Zealand

Only eight teams are fighting for the title in the current ISPS Handa Men’s Premiership, the national football league from New Zealand, once Southern United and Tasman United merged with Canterbury United for 2020-21. However, the number of participants in the ISPS Handa Men’s Premiership is likely to increase again for the next seasons. AfterContinue reading “Manukau United obtain National League Club License in New Zealand”

AS Magenta’s midfielder Fonzy Ranchain undergoes knee surgery

🇫🇷 Français AS Magenta’s midfielder Fonzy Ranchain undergoes knee surgery after getting injured against Hienghène Sport at the Caledonia Cup’s semi-final on 17 October. The 26-year-old midfielder is expected to spend a couple of months out of football due to this injury. Ranchain was being an important player in the team coached by Alain Moizan,Continue reading “AS Magenta’s midfielder Fonzy Ranchain undergoes knee surgery”

Savusavu defeat Nadogo to win 2020 Fiji FA Presidents Cup

The 2020 Fiji FA Presidents Cup reached its end in Fiji as the final clash of the tournament was contested this Sunday. Six teams, all from Vanua Levu, were split in two groups of three teams each and Savusavu were crowned champions after defeating Nadogo in the final clash. After finishing the Vodafone Senior LeagueContinue reading “Savusavu defeat Nadogo to win 2020 Fiji FA Presidents Cup”

Tomer Hemed joins Wellington Phoenix

Tomer Hemed is the newest player of Wellington Phoenix for the next A-League season. The 33-year-old striker from Israel joined as marquee player on a one-year contract after leaving English side Charlton Athletic in August. Hemed arrives in Australia to replace Gary Hooper, who left the team to join Indian side Kerala Blasters. With experienceContinue reading “Tomer Hemed joins Wellington Phoenix”

Germain Haewegené wins Mobil Super Ligue’s Golden Boot in New Caledonia

🇫🇷 Français The current Mobil Super Ligue season is coming to an end in New Caledonia, as four teams are fighting for the title in the final play-offs. However, there is an important player, whose team is not in the play-offs, who must be highlighted: Germain Haewegené. Haewegené helped AS Wetr to finish fifth inContinue reading “Germain Haewegené wins Mobil Super Ligue’s Golden Boot in New Caledonia”

African duo win national league in Samoa

Lupe o le Soaga had a perfect season in 2020, as they won all their league matches to be crowned national champions. The team coached by Paul Ualesi defeated Vaipuna by 8-2 in the final contested this weekend. Two footballers from Africa played important roles in the season: Kenneth Kerewi and Oscar Anto. Kerewi isContinue reading “African duo win national league in Samoa”

Brian Kaltak shines in Auckland City’s victory against Hawke’s Bay United

Auckland City faced Hawke’s Bay United at Freyberg Field in the third matchweek of ISPS Handa Men’s Premiership, the most important football league from New Zealand. The Navy Blues suffered a lot in this match, but they managed to win this clash with a late goal. Brian Kaltak played an important role in this match.Continue reading “Brian Kaltak shines in Auckland City’s victory against Hawke’s Bay United”

Wanderers reach the top as Auckland City win thanks to a late goal in the Premiership

The third matchweek of 2020-21 ISPS Handa Men’s Premiership was contested this weekend in New Zealand, and it was a perfect round for Hamilton Wanderers, as they defeated their opponents to reach the top of the table. In the first match of the weekend, Eastern Suburbs smashed Wellington Phoenix Reserves by 4-0 at Fraser Park.Continue reading “Wanderers reach the top as Auckland City win thanks to a late goal in the Premiership”

Seventeen players of Solomon Islands’ Royals Academy still stuck in England

Seventeen players of Royals Academy are still stuck in England waiting for an opportunity to go back home. According to Sun Sport, Solomon Islands’ government expects to bring these players back home in January. These young players are part of Royals’ project that took dozens of Solomon Islanders to England to train at Stars Academy.Continue reading “Seventeen players of Solomon Islands’ Royals Academy still stuck in England”

Double glory for Lupe o le Soaga in Samoa

The 2020 football season came to and end in Samoa as the national finals were contested this Saturday. It was a historic day for Lupe o le Soaga, as they were crowned national champions in both men’s and women’s tournaments. In the men’s tournament, Lupe smashed Vaipuna by 8-2 to finish the season unbeaten. InContinue reading “Double glory for Lupe o le Soaga in Samoa”