U-17 OFC Championship: Vanuatu must be proud

Vanuatu was knocked-out of the U-17 OFC Championship by New Zealand this Sunday (22th Jan) ended their dreams to take part in the U-17 World Cup to be held in Peru this year. This would be the second time Vanuatu would take part in a FIFA tournament, but they could fo through the strong NewContinue reading “U-17 OFC Championship: Vanuatu must be proud”

U-17 OFC Championship: New Caledonia and Vanuatu win to secure quarterfinals spot

NEW CALEDONIA vs AMERICAN SAMOA The New Caledonians expected to bounce back from the 3-2 defeat they had against New Zealand in their first match in the competition. American Samoa knew they would have all the odds against them. As expected, New Caledonia started up on top, the impressive Hienghène’s young-star Nolhann Alebate had theContinue reading “U-17 OFC Championship: New Caledonia and Vanuatu win to secure quarterfinals spot”

Brian Kaltak proves his quality and gets contract extension in Australia’s A-League

The Ni-Vanuatu star defender Brian Kaltak did not even need an entire season to prove his capabilities to his club in Australia, the Central Coast Mariners. The 29 year-old center-back penned a new contract that confirms his stay at the Central Coast until the end of the 2024/25 A-League season. “Brian deserves all the plauditsContinue reading “Brian Kaltak proves his quality and gets contract extension in Australia’s A-League”

Vanuatu: Galaxy FC duo set to play in Australia

Very important news came from Port Villa this week: two of the most prominent players of Galaxy FC – one of the most important clubs of Vanuatu – will move to Australia to represent a club from Adelaide. The striker Andre Batick and the defender Tasso Jeffrey will join State League 2 side Gawler EaglesContinue reading “Vanuatu: Galaxy FC duo set to play in Australia”

Brian Kaltak continues in great form as Central Coast Mariners beat Melbourne Victory in A-League

The Ni-Vanuatu star defender Brian Kaltak displayed another great performance in the latest match of his club in Australia, the Central Coast Mariners. The former Auckland City man already was an standout in the match against Newcastle Jets as Oceania Football Center highlighted. Central Coast Mariners pulled upfront in the first half, but still inContinue reading “Brian Kaltak continues in great form as Central Coast Mariners beat Melbourne Victory in A-League”

A-League: Brian Kaltak displays great performance as Mariners have a comfortable win

Last week the Ni-Vanuatu football star Brian Kaltak displayed a great performance in his team win over Newcastle Jets. Kaltak helped the Mariners to grab all points from the clash winning by 3-0 – goals scored by the Brazilian Marco Túlio, the Australian international Jason Cummings and the French Beni N’Kololo from the penalty spot. InContinue reading “A-League: Brian Kaltak displays great performance as Mariners have a comfortable win”

Ifira Black Bird records historical win over A-League’s Central Coast Mariners in Vanuatu

Ohe of the most known clubs of Vanuatu recorded a fantastic win over A-League’s Central Coast Mariners from Australia. The club is having a tour in the South Pacific nation and had its first friendly in Port Vila against Ifira Black Bird at Korman Stadium. Mariners is the team of Vanuatu National Team captain andContinue reading “Ifira Black Bird records historical win over A-League’s Central Coast Mariners in Vanuatu”

Brian Kaltak: the path to professional football

Brian Kaltak is Vanuatu’s most successful footballer in the last decade. He made his international debut – and was captain at the age of just 17. For four seasons he has been with Auckland City – the biggest football club in Oceania. In Auckland he has established himself as one of the best defenders onContinue reading “Brian Kaltak: the path to professional football”

Roy Krishna leads Fiji to beat Vanuatu in international friendly

Vanuatu has unfortunately withdrawn from the OFC World Cup qualifiers because of an outbreak of Covid-19 in its delegation. Fiji was eliminated by Papua New Guinea early in the group stage after a 2-1 defeat. Both national teams took advantage of the rare opportunity to play a friendly match – which will count towards theContinue reading “Roy Krishna leads Fiji to beat Vanuatu in international friendly”

Cook Islands and Vanuatu out of FIFA World Cup qualifiers

Vanuatu and the Cook Islands are out of the World Cup qualifiers. According to local resources, both sides had a large number of positive cases of COVID-19 in their squads which forced them to leave the tournament. It was reported by Vanuatu Football Federation that the vast majority of their players and officials have testedContinue reading “Cook Islands and Vanuatu out of FIFA World Cup qualifiers”