Vila Times

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Referees from Oceania came to Auckland for upskill training

Referees from Oceania came to Auckland for upskill training

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...

Bong Kalo signed by Swiss FC Lugano

Bong Kalo signed by Swiss FC Lugano

Bong Kalo, Vanuatu u20 captain and one of the most promising young players from Pacific region, after the trial with Madrid club Leganes goes to Switzerland, where he was signed by local side FC Lugano. According to the...

PNG coach: Alwin Komolong to play at top level in Germany

PNG coach: Alwin Komolong to play at top level in Germany

The coach of the Papua New Guinea soccer team, Flemming Serritslev, said he is in no doubt that defender Alwin Komolong will be the first player from PNG to play in Germany’s top division, the Bundesliga. He...

Olympic torch auction in Port Vila raised VT 1.3 mln

Olympic torch auction in Port Vila raised VT 1.3 mln

The auction of an iconic Olympic torch has raised VT 1.3 million towards supporting athletes involved in this year’s Pacific Mini Games. Up to 225 people turned up at the Carbine Club luncheon and auction held recently...