Nikao defense swarms in on a Mangaian Attacker

Sunshine and a cool breeze provided for some excellent conditions to open the 2019 Kia Orana Youth Football Festival on a good note. A full stadium and lively crowd attended in support of all playing teams.   Mangaia and…

Aitutaki and Ellerslie players contest for the ball

The 2019 Kia Orana youth football festival Kicks off today with Pool A’s teams beginning the race to this year’s finals. Mangaia’s U16 girls and tournament new comer’s Nikao Sokattak FC’s U16 girls will be the first to show…

A new face has arrived at the Cook Islands Football Association with the arrival of the new Technical Director Kevin McGreskin. With previous experience at the national level with the Bahama’s FA and more recently working in Canada and…

COACHING DEVELOPMENT IN ATIU

The development of Atiu football is on the rise with a coaching course held on the island for the local coaches. CIFA Development Officer Tahiri Elikana was in Atiu to train 18 willing coaches on how to coach youth…