CONIFA Visits Transnistria: “We Are Ready to Start a Great Common Journey with You”

The week just before the European Football Cup in Debrecen a CONIFA went on an official visit to Transnistria. Especially the future president of the Football Association, Evgheni Balaniuc, made it more than a pleasant trip. Our General Secretary, Sascha Düerkop, and our South America Director, Jens Jockel, were even welcomed by the Foreign and…

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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…

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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…

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MIFA: “Hard to Believe the Journey Started Only Twelve Months Ago”

The 12 participating teams for the 1st European Football Cup are known. A reaction from Malcolm Blackburn, President of the Manx International Football Alliance, and Rudi Schiebel, secretary of CONIFA’s European Committee. “It is hard to believe that the Ellan Vannin journey started only twelve months ago and that today the International Teams are being…

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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…

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