The 2017 Rarotonga Football Season returns when the players kick off on Wednesday in the Under-8 mixed, U11 mixed and U17 men’s divisions at the CIFA Complex in Matavera.
After taking a plunge last year and accepting the role of Cook Islands Football Association technical director, Jess Ibrom gained a deeper understanding about his unique responsibilities at the FIFA MA Technical Directors course in Auckland last week.
Ellerslie Mustangs and Tupapa Maraerenga have been crowned champions of the first-ever inaugural Kia Orana Youth Football Festival after the sides claimed the under-16 girls and boys title, respectively.
After three days of round football competition, the Kia Orana Youth Football Festival heads into the semifinals today in the under-16 boys and girl’s Pool A and B divisions.
The blue skies welcomed the many youth players and football faithful to an exciting and talent-filled day of soccer as the much awaited Kia Orana Youth Football Festival got underway at the CIFA Complex on Saturday.