#Abkhazia2016 Match Summaries – Day 3

The group stage of the 2016 CONIFA World Football Cup continued on Tuesday, with four exciting games across two cities. Check out our full match wraps below. Northern Cyprus 7 – 0 Raetia, Gagra World Football Cup contenders Northern Cyprus maintained their unbeaten start to the tournament, routing Raetia at Daur Akhvlediani Stadium in Gagra.…

#Abkhazia2016 Match Summaries – Day 2

The group stage of the 2016 CONIFA World Football Cup continued on Monday, with four exciting games across two cities. Check out our full match wraps below. Padania 6 – 0 Raetia, Gagra Padania recovered from their opening game loss to Northern Cyprus with a dominant performance over Raetia in Gagra. The team from northern…

#Abkhazia2016 Match Summaries – Day 1

The 2016 CONIFA World Football Cup began in style on Sunday, with four action-packed games providing plenty of excitement for local and visiting fans. Check out our full match wraps below. Padania 1 – 2 Northern Cyprus, Gagra Two heavyweight teams offered an excellent advertisement for the CONIFA World Football Cup, with Northern Cyprus overturning…

World Football Cup 2016 Draw

CONIFA World Football Cup 2016 Draw is Set!

April 1, 2016 The draw for CONIFA’s World Football Cup was completed today, featuring 12 international teams who will be battling for global supremacy in Abkhazia this May & June. The draw was completed online with an international flavour, featuring CONIFA Executive Committee members logging in from Sweden, Japan, Italy & Canada. The whole event…

#Abkhazia2016 participants

During the 3rd AGM in Bergamo, Italy, on the 09.01.2016 the members of CONIFA elected the 12 teams that will participate in the World Football Cup #Abkhazia2016. We congratulate the following 12 teams that will battle for glory in Sukhum: Abkhazia Chagos Islands Kurdistan Northern Cyprus Padania Panjab Raetia Romani People Sapmi Somaliland United Koreans…

CONIFA

Looking Back and Moving Forward!

During the European Football Cup 2015 the Executive Committee of CONIFA sat together to recap the preparations for the tournament and to decide on the next steps towards a bright future. After some silence following the tournament we now want to publish our views on the visa refusals to two of our honorable members, Abkhazia…

FIFA

Statement re #FIFAarrests

We have obviously seen through many media sources reports of an ongoing investigation of alleged corruption within FIFA, a situation we do not want to or should comment on. However we would like to stress that CONIFA has been incorporated and established with extreme corporate governance and very high moral values to ensure that neither…

County of Nice

CONIFA visits Nice

CONIFA member County of Nice celebrated the free Monday on 25.05.2015 with the “Journée de La Selecioun” (engl: Day of the national team). The celebrations started early in the morning with a kid’s tournament to find the Under-11 County champion and ended in the first ever home match of the current World Champion, the Nice…

CONIFA

CONIFA Summer 2015

We from CONIFA are proud to announce that we overcome all hurdles we had in our way recently and can now publish plenty of informations about an action-packed summer season to come. The main CONIFA event 2015 is surely the European Football Cup 2015 in Debrecen, which will see 8 of the best teams outside…

Jens Jockel

Saludos Desde Chile!

CONIFA South American Director Jens Jockel is on a visit to Chile right now to strengthen the links between CONIFA and the CSANF (Consejo Sudamericana de Nuevas Federaciones). After a few days in Santiago de Chile Jens Jockel drove down all the way to Temuco, in the very South of Chile, to attend the 8-team…

Panjab FA

New Asian member: Panjab FA

Again we’re proud to announce a new member: Panjab FA. In total CONIFA counts 24 Football Associations already. The Panjab Football Association will establish a national team representing the community of Panjab. It will be the first time they’ll play on an international level. At this moment most of the players come from the UK…