• Music festival dates leave GFA facing World Cup diary clash

    Music festival dates leave GFA facing World Cup diary clash

    • January 19, 2017

    A clash in dates between the MTV-backed music festival and a World Cup qualifier between Gibraltar and Bosnia Herzegovina will not impact on plans to resurface Victoria Stadium, the Gibraltar Government said last night as it insisted the Gibraltar FA knew about the diary overlap “at a very early stage”. The newly revamped Gibraltar Music

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  • Curry will be looking to ‘produce a product which people will want to take part in’

    Curry will be looking to ‘produce a product which people will want to take part in’

    • January 13, 2017

    The newly appointed Technical Director of the GFA Irish man Desi Curry has already expressed his intentions to create a legacy beyond his tenure. In an open and honest interview Mr Curry provided the opportunity to get a closer insight into what he believes will be the challenges ahead. Mr Curry was presented as the

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  • Futsal National team wins first warm up

    Futsal National team wins first warm up

    • January 13, 2017

    The Gibraltar futsal national squad notched a victory against Spanish regional futsal team Portuense on Saturday. A hard fought 4-3 tested the squad who prepare for their international matches at the end of this month. Gibraltar will be playing in the European qualifier group matches in Gibraltar on the 28th and 30th January. They face

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  • FIFA funds new turf for Gibraltar home games

    FIFA funds new turf for Gibraltar home games

    • January 11, 2017

    The Gibraltar Football Association General Secretary Dennis Beiso has confirmed that FIFA will be funding the installation of a new turf at the Victoria Stadium in order to fulfil part of the conditions for Gibraltar to be allowed to play its next home international match on the Rock. The GFA has already received the green

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  • FIFA council unanimously backs Infantino plan for 48-team world cup from 2026

    FIFA council unanimously backs Infantino plan for 48-team world cup from 2026

    • January 10, 2017

    The FIFA Council has rubber-stamped plans to expand the World Cup to 48 teams from 2026 onwards. FIFA president Gianni Infantino’s revamp plan received unanimous backing. Delegates in Zurich were asked to vote on four proposals to change the existing format or stick with the current format of 32 teams. This is the first time

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  • GFA appoints Desi Curry as Technical Director

    GFA appoints Desi Curry as Technical Director

    • January 10, 2017

    The Gibraltar FA has announced the appointment of Desi Curry as the Association’s new Technical Director. There were over 80 applications received for this new position, the vast majority of them from professionals based abroad. The selection panel, which made the final decision, consisted of the GFA General Secretary and one of FIFA’s Technical Consultants,

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