For the first time in history, Tonga defeated Samoa in their first futsal game during the OFC Youth Futsal 5 – 1 in Auckland, New Zealand. Tonga coach Manu Tualau was overjoyed to secure a win against Samoa and…

Tonga has joined Cook Islands in leading the OFC Education Centre pilot after the official launch at Loto Tonga Soka Centre in Nuku’alofa, Tonga, today. OFC President David Chung, Tonga Football Association President Lord Ve’ehala and Prime Minister of…

Tonga awaits OFC Education Centre

Tonga will become the second ever nation to gain local access to education and qualification pathways in football through the OFC Education Centre when Tonga Football Association launch the pilot programme at Loto Tonga Soka Centre this Saturday. The…

Today,  the Secondary School Soccer committee with teams and players from various schools gathered at the Home of Football, Loto-Tonga for the prize awards after the completion of their competition for this year, 2017. The said tournament was kicked…

There were fifteen communities engaged during the Just Play grassroots tournament that was trialled for three days. Many parents gathered at the Loto-Tonga Soccer Center in supporting their children during the Just Play Grassroots tournament and this is the…

It was not only me, but my my whole family were also excited and grateful for my first world cup appearance in the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 this October. Folio Moeaki started as a football player of…

Further development is on the horizon for match officials in Oceania as referee technical instructors, referee fitness instructors and futsal referee technical instructors from across the region gather in Auckland to upskill at the OFC FIFA FUTURO III course…

Tonga had defeated American Samoa 6-1 on the last day of action for Group B at the OFC U-16 Women’s Championship 2017. Captain Seini Lutu shone throughout the entire match, opening the scoring for Tonga in the 17th minute then…

Just Play in Fangaleóunga, Haápai is running from Monday to Saturday every week because the community really support the program. One of the objectives of Just Play is to increase healthy lifestyle choices and reduce the risk factors associated…

Tonga couldn’t prevent New Zealand from making it a clean sweep of the OFC U-19 Women’s Championship, going down 9-0 to the champions in their final match today. Team Tonga employed a defensive strategy but the New Zealand girls…

TGA vs NZ

Welcome to the Home of Football at the Ngahue Reserve for the final day of the OFC U-19 Women’s Championship, and the first match between New Zealand and Tonga. Stay tune for the update on this battle. Tonga Mele…

They have one hand on the OFC U-19 Women’s Championship trophy and New Zealand want to make it a clean sweep when they play their final match of the competition against Tonga at Ngahue Reserve tomorrow. While the Kiwis…

Midfielder Carmel Úhila may not be based in Tonga, but she holds great pride at representing the nation of her ancestors. Úhila, who is living in Auckland and attending St. Cuthbert’s College, is currently representing Tonga at the OFC…

The opening match on the Match Day 3 of the OFC U-19 Women’s Championship, Tonga pushed forward from the outset and it paid off when they earned the lead just six minutes after a quick counter attack saw Mele…

Tonga were beaten 4 – 0 by a well-drilled Fiji side at Ngahue Reserve in Auckland during their first match at the OFC U – 19 Women’s Championship today. The powerful presence of Cema Nasau and Timaima Vuniyayawa up…

Tonga and Fiji are meeting today in their first match of the OFC U-19 Women’s Championship. oceaniafootball.com will be bringing you live text updates of this encounter, please refresh your browser for the latest. You can also follow the…

On a rare sunny morning at the OFC Home of Football, the local iwi and Kaumatua, (maori elder) joined OFC dignitaries, OFC staff and the New Zealand U-19 team in welcoming each visiting team ahead of the kick-off of…

The Ha’apai group is comprised of 62 islands and the size of the smallest island is less than 1 hectare, and even the largest island is less than 18 square miles.  The populations of the two large islands of…

In this year’s secondary school football competition, there are 17 schools participated with 64 teams.   Every schools selected two or three teachers to look after their football teams and some of them they have never played football before. However,…

Sport 2 Life is now warmly welcomed by the Vahe Nukunuku District Officer, Sione Nuku Kata in a short opening ceremony at the Houma Catholic Hall to mark the beginning of this very vital training coming to their district…

Gear Up Futsal Referees!

There were 22 futsal referees showed up here at Loto-Tonga Soccer Centre getting ready for a two days refresher course as the Futsal season will be kick off before the week-end! This futsal referees refresher course has been leading…

Seini Lutu óf Veitongo United started to play football when she turned 8 years of age and this was the Just Play program piloted in Tonga in 2009. Lutu started to like playing football with boys and girls and…

This is another new era for Eua, when the TFA organised their first grassroot tournament ever to kick off at their soil, including Haápai and Vavaú. The grassroots tournament is one of the new tournament organised by Tonga Football…

A one day seminar in Pangai, Haápai proved a real eye opener to all those who attended, as Tonga Football Association laid out the map that outline the developing a strong beach soccer programme. There were representatives from 14…

The final match on the Match day 3 of the TFA Women’s League Stage 2 were officiated by Sione Lelenga and his two sisters.    Sione Lelenga was the referee while Lataisia Kaumatule the first assistant referee and Paita Lelenga…

Navutoka Women’s team nailed one more goal before the final whistle so they could take away the trophy and cash prize of the TFA Women’s League stage 2.  This was one of the most entertain game in all of…

Welcome to Loto-Tonga Soccer Center, for the final game, Veitongo United will take up Nautoka at 4pm.  The line up! Veitongo United! 2. LAÁKULU Ófaloto, 3. MOALA Heilala, 4. TUFUI Meleseini, 5. KAUVAKA Fipe, 6.MANU Átelaite (C), 7. TALASINGA…

RESULTS & RANKING MATCH DAY 2 – 15.03.2017 Goal Scorers   Eseta Vi 29 Navutoka FC 18 Ana Polovili 9 Veitongo FC 16 Seini Lutu 8 Veitongo FC 12 Heilala Fitikefu 30 Navutoka FC 7 Lisi Papani 10 Veitongo…

Match Day 1 – Summary

TFA WOMEN’S LEAGUE STAGE 2 RESULTS & RANKING MATCH DAY 1 – 13.03.2017     Playing Teams Scores Playing Teams 1 NAVUTOKA FC 22 1 HUNGA NEIAFU FC 2 LIVIELA FC 25 0 VEITONGO FC     TEAMS  …

Who will be the Champion? Liviela? Navutoka?Veitongo? or Hunga Neiafu? The two top teams from Vavaú arrived in the week-end in their preparations for the the stage 2 of our Women’s League, and they are Liviela and Hunga Neiafu. …

While Tonga Football launched the #ENDviolence campaign to mark the International Women’s day, Palu Úhatahi , Just Play Project Manager made a testimony about what she faced since her mother passed away 2 years ago. Úhatahi explained the saddest…

Just Play program in collaboration with Tonga Football marked the International Women’s by launching of #ENDviolence against women and girls to football coaches, referees, just play volunteers and representatives from football communities here in Tongatapu. This program was organised…