2018-10-29 Huge wins for USA and Argentina on day 2 of Copa América News
The scoring in Pool B was off the charts on Sunday as the United States and Argentina managed to end up in double digits. The 1-11 win over hosts Ecuador put USA in the semis and Argentina joined them with their 2-12 victory over Venezuela. On Tuesday the top contenders will fight for first spot. In Pool A Brazil are the first to [more...]
2018-10-28 Argentina, Brazil, USA off to a great start News
Top seeds Brazil, United States and Argentina managed to win their opening matches without too much hard work. Especially Argentina had a great run, scoring seven and only conceding one goal. Brazil kept its own goal clean and put away four themselves. The USA took full control of the match after 20 minutes and ran to a 5-1 win. The only [more...]
2018-10-27 Successful Coach Education Course in Georgia News
IFCPF have delivered a three day CP Football course in Tblisi, Georgia, in which 17 very motivated participants have learned about CP Football and what it means to coach football players with CP. The course was a combined effort of the Georgian Football Federation (GFF) and the National Sport Federation of Children with Disabilities of Georgia.
2018-10-04 Groups are drawn for the Americas Championships News
Today at 9:00am ECT, the tournament draw for the 2018 IFCPF Americas Championships took place in Quito, Ecuador. IFCPF Technical Delegate anf former Head Coach of the Brazilian Paralympic team, Paulo Cruz was there to support the Local Organising Committee. See more information on the groups and tournament [more...]
2018-10-02 The participating girls were so happy News
“The participating girls were so happy! The parents came to me with tears in their eyes about the opportunities for their children.” – Gabriëlla.
2018-10-01 CP Football a step closer to inclusion in Paris 2024 News
We are delighted that at the recent IPC Governing Board meeting in Madrid, the Board confirmed that the sport of CP Football is compliant with the core criteria for Games inclusion and therefore will be considered for inclusion in the Paris 2024 sport programme. Feedback included recognition of IFCPF’s good work in building a strong and [more...]
2018-09-07 IFCPF providing successful education opportunities for classifiers News
Classifier training and accreditation held in South Africa in March 2018 and Netherlands in July 2018 has seen three new International Classifiers successfully gain accreditation.