Kiribati Islands Football Association

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Kiribati Islands Football Association
OFC
Kiribati Football Association.svg
Founded1980
FIFA affiliationNone
OFC affiliation2007[1] (associate member)
PresidentIoteba Redfern
Websitehttp://www.kiribatifootball.com/

The Kiribati Islands Football Association (KIFA) is the governing body of football in Kiribati and was established in 1980. It organises the nations football league, the Kiribati National Championship as well as Kiribati's own national squad.[2]

KIFA became a member of the Confederation of Independent Football Associations in ConIFA on May 6, 2016.[3]

Staff[edit]

Position Name
President Kiribati Teenina Beck
Vice President Kiribati Sosin Shogar
General Secretary Kiribati Olivia Posthumus
Assistant Secretary Kiribati Charisma Pieterse
Treasurer Kiribati Doaa Najah
Assistant Treasurer Kiribati Carley Uden

Teams / Tournaments[edit]

The KIFA has been overseeing the Kiribati national football team since 1979 when the national side started, losing 13–0 to Papua New Guinea.
The KIFA also organises the Kiribati football league each year in which clubs from all over the nation play each other.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Activity Report for 2007". Kiribati Islands Football Association.
  2. ^ "Unusual jobs in football: Technical director of the Kiribati Islands FA :: Total Football Magazine – Premier League, Championship, League One, League Two, Non-League News". Totalfootballmag.com. Retrieved 2013-12-09.
  3. ^ [1]