PRESS RELEASE: CONIFA ANNOUNCES YOUNG PIONEER TOURS AS OFFICIAL TOUR PARTNER

The Confederation of Independent Football Associations (CONIFA) has today announced another exciting partnership, with Young Pioneer Tours signing a one-year deal to become the football federation’s Official Tour Partner. 2019 has been a year of progress for CONIFA, with the growth of their women’s football programme, along with a hugely successful Sportsbet.io European Football Cup…

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Saint Pierre and Miquelon to build a ground with an artificial pitch and join CONCACAF

Figure 1 Saint Pierre and Miquelon football players with FFF advisors Stephane Suflaj and Samuel Riscagli (in white). Image: Samuel Riscagli The tiny French territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon, two neighbouring islands just 25km off the Canadian coast, were one of the few places in the world that remained pretty much ignored by international…

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CONIFA seeking volunteer Social Media Content Creator for immediate placement

Image credit: Creative Commons Working for the Deputy Media Director and Design Manager, the Social Media Content Creator will be charged with creating social media video, stories, GIFs, memes, infographics and images for the CONIFA social media sites (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn) as well as the CONIFA website and newsletters. You will be…

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Interview with Merfin Demir, Founder of the Romani People FA, a CONIFA member.

Image credit: Nihad Nino Pušija About Merfin Against the backdrop of the increasing signs of decay in the former Yugoslavia, Merfin’s family emigrated to Germany in 1988, where he completed his education. His employment since then has included the creation and implementation of projects offering advanced training in empowerment, anti-racism and integration with young Roma and…

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Three of the best!

Image credit: David Ghahramanya We pick out 3 of the finest players from the CONIFA Sportbet.io European Football Cup 2019 final! No7 – Batradz Gurtsiev – One of the top scorers going into the game, Gurtsiev caused problems down the wing for his Western Armenian counterparts. The forward had scored five goals throughout the tournament…

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