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…

Szekely Land

Szekelyföld LE newest CONIFA member

We have a new member: Szekelyföld LE officially joined CONIFA this week. The Szekelyföld LE was established in 2014. The Székely Land is a historic and ethnographic area in Romania, inhabited mainly by the Székelys, a subgroup of the Hungarian people from eastern Transylvania. Szekelyföld LE will play a friendly against Raetia on the 9th…

County of Nice

Countea de Nissa World Champion!

The First World Football Cup was a hughe success. After a thrilling final including a penalty shoot out Countea De Nissa became the first CONIFA World Champion. Countea de Nissa won the final against Ellan Vannin (5-3). After 90 minutes it was still 0-0. Arameans Suryoye took the bronze medal after defeating South Ossetia (4-1).…

Franconia Raetia

Response to BFV Press Release (Franconia – Raetia)

The BFV (“Bayerischer Fußballverband” – “Bavarian Football Association”) published a press release to announce that they forbid every registered player to participate in Franconia vs Raetia. Here is our respons: Next Thursday, on the 29.05.2014, our member Franconia planned their very first match against FA Raetia, a well known team from Switzerland. The match will…

CONIFA

First Reactions on the WFC Draw

As the feedback to the World Football Cup draw was amazing, multilingual and comes from all over the world we want to sum up what happens during the first 3 days after and what the teams personally think about their group. Kurdistan – Safin Kanabe, the Kurdistan FA president: First of all we are very…

Calum Morrisey

Blog: The Love of Football

Last week Calum Morrissey from Ellan Vannin wrote this blog for the website of Darfur United: I have played for the Isle of Man National League representative side for 10 years, traveling throughout many countries in Europe, participating in various tournaments, competing against numerous Clubs and National League representative opposition made up of a wide…