The CONIFA World Football Cup Quarter Finals kick off today, and we’re only four days away from crowning a new champion, but football and controversy appear to… Read more “CONIFA: Ellan Vannin appeal rejected, Barawa through to Quarter Finals”
Padania confirmed their status as one of the favourites at this summer’s tournament by finishing the group stages with a 100% record at the hands of the… Read more “CONIFA World Football Cup: Padania 3-1 Szekely Land”
A first international goal in London for Tibet wasn’t enough for the Asian side to earn a point against the well supported Northern Cypriots, who now know… Read more “CONIFA World Football Cup: Northern Cyprus 3-1 Tibet”
The Queen Elizabeth II Stadium in Enfield was the host of Group B’s matches yesterday, as reigning world champions Abkhazia’s place in the quarter finals was put… Read more “CONIFA World Football Cup: Abkhazia 0-2 Karpatalya”
It was an international baptism of fire for Justin Walley’s Matabeleland as they were soundly beaten by current European champions Padania in their opening Group C game… Read more “CONIFA World Football Cup: Matabeleland 1-6 Padania”
Months of preparation, organisation and determination culminated in twenty-two men taking the pitch at Ganders Green Lane to make history. Ellan Vannin, previous World Football Cup finalists… Read more “CONIFA World Football Cup: Ellan Vannin 4-1 Cascadia”
On an uncharacteristically warm Thursday evening, I met Sascha Düerkop in a quiet cafe outside Euston station to talk about next month’s World Football Cup being held… Read more “Faraway Lands and Football Shirts: an interview with Sascha Düerkop – CONIFA’s General Secretary”
Just because the USA failed to reach the World Cup this summer, doesn’t mean they haven’t got a football team to support as Cascadia aim to shock the world in London at the World Football Cup.
Football is coming home this summer, but not in the way you might expect. Sixteen teams from across the globe are travelling to London at the end… Read more “The CONIFA World Football Cup: What we know so far”
Yorkshire played Ellan Vannin (also known as the Isle of Man) in their first ever international fixture on Sunday, but how did God’s Own County reach this point, and what does the future hold for two of CONIFA’s British-based members.