Papua New Guinea Football Association

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Papua New Guinea Football Association
OFC
PNGFA Logo.svg
Founded1962
FIFA affiliation1966
OFC affiliation1966
PresidentJohn Kapi Natto
Websitehttp://www.pngfootball.com.pg

The Papua New Guinea Football Association, PNGFA is the governing body of football (soccer) in Papua New Guinea.

The PNGFA is a member of both FIFA and OFC, having FIFA and OFC affiliation in 1966 after being founded in 1962. The PNGFA is a member of the Papua New Guinea Olympic Committee, meaning that the PNGFA has control over the men's and women's PNG Olympic football team.

History[edit]

The PNGFA was founded in 1962.[1]

In 1966 the PNGFA was one of four founding members of the Oceania Football Confederation.[1]

Association offices first opened in Lae in 1999.[1] The Association’s Academy opened in 2003.[2]

Presidents[edit]

Trivia[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "PNGFA History". PNGFA. Archived from the original on 6 August 2014. Retrieved 11 June 2014.
  2. ^ "Papua New Guinea Information". worldinfozone.com. Retrieved 11 June 2014.
  3. ^ a b "David Chung". Oceania Football Confederation. Retrieved 11 June 2014.

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