Gamel shifts focus to youth teams

VODAFONE national football head coach Christophe Gamel has sifted his focus to the national under 16, 19 and 23 teams. This year the OFC U19 and U16 playoffs will be in August and September respectively while the U23 Olympic…

Fiji Football Association (Fiji FA) is in talks with Qatar Football Association to secure a friendly match for the U23 Olympians. Head coach Christophe Gamel said he met with Qatar Football Association to discuss the possibilities of having friendly…

Association helps flood victims

FIJI Football Association (Fiji FA) has assisted its staff members in Ba who were affected by the floods that ravaged parts of the Western Division last week. Fiji FA Ba Academy staff members Mikia Roko Drakia, Firdoz Nabi, development…

Just Play program

It has been nine years since the Fiji FA’s Just Play program was introduced and in these years at least 48,000 children in Fiji have participated in the program. For children between the ages of six to 12 years,…

FIJI Football Association holds its first ever football symposium on Saturday at the Fiji FA Headquarters in Vatuwaqa. CEO Mohammed Yusuf said the symposium was to further develop the sport in the country. “The objective of the symposium is…

Over several years Kamal Swamy has been quietly banking his coaching experience. He’s been an assistant coach for several Fiji teams including the U-23 and senior sides and took the main job for the Fiji U-17 squads in 2015…

Duo Dropped From Blues Squad

The Vodafone Lautoka Football side will miss the services of rugged defender Ilatia Tuilau and midfielder Shazil Ali during the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) Champions League quarterfinal match against AS Dragon of Tahiti this Sunday. The duo had personal…

“YOU will never do a whole lot unless you are brave enough to try.” This inspirational cliché from American musician Dolly Parton has indeed turned out to be a motivation for the Lautoka midfielder and paved the way to…

A full-time footballer

Player Profile Name: Kolinio Vakarauvanua Sivoki Nick name: Junior Occupation: Footballer Date of birth: 10/03/1995 Hobbies: Spending time with family and socialising Playing position: Centre back Originally from: Namosi Height: 1.85m Weight: 85kg Which primary school did you attend…

Fiji FA mourns loss

THE Fiji Football Association president Rajesh Patel, its board members and the entire football fraternity is in mourning. The entire fraternity is saddened to learn the death of former national team captain and a dual international Pita Dau. Dau…