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New Zealand appeals expulsion from 2016 Olympics qualifying tournament

New Zealand Football has appealed the disqualification of its under-23 team from the Oceania Olympic qualifying tournament for use of an ineligible player.

President Deryck Shaw said New Zealand lodged an appeal with the Oceania Football Confederation on Friday against both the process and the grounds under which its team was ejected from the tournament in Papua New Guinea.

Shaw said New Zealand Football is also reviewing internal processes and obtaining information "on the small number of players...

New Zealand to launch appeal after Olympic disqualification

New Zealand's Deklan Wynne, centre, competes for the ball at the under-20 World Cup.

WELLINGTON, New Zealand -- New Zealand Football says it will appeal the decision of the Oceania Football Confederation to disqualify its under-23 team from the regional Olympic qualifying tournament for fielding an ineligible player.

The Oceania disciplinary committee ruled on Sunday that New Zealand should be ejected from the tournament final in Papua New Guinea for playing an ineligible player in a 2-0 semifinal win over Vanuatu.

Vanuatu was awarded the match and went on to play Fiji in Sunday's...

 By PA Sport

New Zealand appeals Olympics decision

New Zealand Football has announced it will challenge a decision by the Oceania Football Confederation Disciplinary Committee that could see the All Whites miss out on the Olympics.

New Zealand beat Vanuatu 2-0 on Friday to advance to the final of the Pacific Games tournament with the winner securing a place in next summer's Games in Rio.

But Vanuatu lodged a protest to the OFC over the eligibility of South Africa born defender Deklan Wynne, which was upheld by the governing body, resulting in Vanuatu...

Oceania eject New Zealand from Olympic qualifying

New Zealand's Deklan Wynne, centre, competes for the ball at the under-20 World Cup.

New Zealand has been ejected from Sunday's final of the Oceania Olympic qualifying football series after being found to have fielded an ineligible player during a semifinal against Vanuatu.

The Oceania Football Confederation disciplinary committee has upheld a protest lodged by the Vanuatu Football Federation which claimed South Africa-born defender Deklan Wynne was not eligible to play in the match.

Wynne has represented New Zealand at under-20 and senior level this year after becoming a naturalized...

FIFA chief Sepp Blatter to skip U-20 final in New Zealand

The ESPN FC crew respond to reports that Sepp Blatter is considering running for FIFA president again, while Shaka Hislop is not surprised in the least bit.
ESPN FC's Craig Burley critises FIFA's corruption system and scandals under Sepp Blatter's watch over the past 20 years.

ZURICH -- FIFA president Sepp Blatter will not go to New Zealand for the Under-20 World Cup final on Saturday.

Amid speculation that Blatter risks arrest in many countries, FIFA confirmed on Tuesday that he will remain in his native Switzerland instead of traveling to Auckland.

"Due to his current commitments in Zurich the FIFA president will not be able to travel to New Zealand to attend the final," the governing body said in a statement.

Blatter's plans have been uncertain...