Tahiti: 23 year-old AS Tefana player dies

🇫🇷Français The start of 2023 has not been good news off the field for Oceania football, after the news of the death of the New Caledonian left back Ruben Kutran, one more tragic news come from Tahiti: the death of Tefana’s midfielder Kaena Onuu. The news was reported by the local media; Keana Onuu wasContinue reading “Tahiti: 23 year-old AS Tefana player dies”

Young New Caledonian international passes away in France

🇫🇷Français Ruben Kutran was one of New Caledonia’s top prospects, born in Lifou the youngster soon moved to France to play for Girondins Bordeaux where he stayed from 2017 to 2022 going through all the French club’s youth divisions even playing National 3 for Bordeuax’s B team. Since August 2022 he was a free agentContinue reading “Young New Caledonian international passes away in France”

Hienghène and Les Cagous Joseph AthalĂ© moves to French football

Français Recently, it was reported by New Caledonian media that New Caledonia young star Lues Waya is going to move Europe to sign for a 4th-tier side in France. But Waya is not the only one in New Caledonia who is moving abroad to play football. Joseph AthalĂ©, former AS Wetr, AS Magenta and mostContinue reading “Hienghène and Les Cagous Joseph AthalĂ© moves to French football”

Brian Kaltak back to action in Australia as Central Coast beats Sydney FC

Ni-Vanuatu international Brian Kaltak got back to action in Australia’s top-tier league against Sydney FC this saturday (17th Dec). His team, the Central Coast Mariners, grabbed all points from the clash after losing their last two matches in the A-League. The Mariners conceded an early goal scored by Paulo Retre at the 11th minute, butContinue reading “Brian Kaltak back to action in Australia as Central Coast beats Sydney FC”

VĂ©nus beats Pirae in extra-time and advances to OFC Champions League’s final round

🇫🇷Français AS Pirae and AS VĂ©nus took the field on Wednesday – 15th June – to decide who would be the representative of Tahiti in the final round of the OFC Champions League. Pirae is the current Ligue 1 champion and was the Oceania representative at the 2021 FIFA Club World Cup nominated by theContinue reading “VĂ©nus beats Pirae in extra-time and advances to OFC Champions League’s final round”

Tonga women’s national team loses again to Philippines in friendly match in Australia

The Tonga women’s national team is on a training camp tour in Australia in preparation for the OFC Women’s Nations Cup. During this period two friendly matches against the Philippines Women’s National Team took place. The first match was played on April 22nd with a painful 16-0 loss – the second match took place onContinue reading “Tonga women’s national team loses again to Philippines in friendly match in Australia”

Alden Suri scores first goal as senior player in New Zealand

On Friday – 8th April – Alden Suri made his debut for Petone FC in the Central League. This Thursday – 14th April – Alden Suri returned to the field for Petone FC against Napier City Rovers in the fourth round of the New Zealand Central League – the most important football league of theContinue reading “Alden Suri scores first goal as senior player in New Zealand”

Tommy Semmy scores as Papua New Guinea defeat New Caledonia in WCQ

Papua New Guinea defeated New Caledonia by 1-0 at Qatar SC Stadium in Doha with a goal scored by Tommy Semmy in the first minutes of the game. After losing in the opening round of FIFA World Cup Qualififers, Papua New Guinea and New Caledonia clashed in the second matchday of the tournament in aContinue reading “Tommy Semmy scores as Papua New Guinea defeat New Caledonia in WCQ”

Sairusi Nalaubu shines as Fiji defeats New Caledonia in Doha

Fiji and New Caledonia clashed last friday in Doha and the Bula Boys earned three important points aiming the semifinals of FIFA World Cup Qualifiers. The team coached by Flemming Serritslev opened the scoreboard in the first minutes of the game when Sairusi Nalaubu found the net after stealing the ball from New Caledonia’s defenderContinue reading “Sairusi Nalaubu shines as Fiji defeats New Caledonia in Doha”

Labasa’s Ilisoni Logaivou is called up for Fiji National Team

After some speculation, the final list of Fiji National Team is complete: the last player to join Flemming Serritslev team is coming from Labasa FC and he is Ilisoni Logaivau. The Labasa man has enjoyed great seasons with the Babasiga Lions and now his performances received attention from the national team head coach. The DanishContinue reading “Labasa’s Ilisoni Logaivou is called up for Fiji National Team”