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Tom Whipp and Ed Timmons on their Football Careers

Kernow FA defenders Tom Whipp and Ed Timmons join Tom Howe for a lively look back on their footballing career to date… TH: Braggy tells me you two are a bit of a double act 😂 Are you okay to answer a few questions for our weekly feature article? ⚽️ TW: Ed enjoys the limelight […]

Jason Heaton on the Cornish Soccer Podcast

Kernow Football Alliance chairman, Jason Heaton, features in the latest edition of the Cornish Soccer podcast. During a 20 minute chat with presenter Dave Deacon, Heaton reflects on Kernow’s journey to the 2020 World Football Cup in North Macedonia, his new role as General Secretary of CONIFA and plenty more besides – including the potential […]

Tom Hands to Raise Funds for Charity ‘Cornwall Mind’

Kernow Football Alliance defender Tom Hands is preparing to run 52 miles in just 48 hours to raise funds and awareness for local mental health charity, Cornwall Mind. The cause – which provides advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem – is close to Tom’s heart. He has been affected by […]

Kernow TV is Here!

The Kernow Football Alliance are delighted to announce the launch of their new video-sharing platform, known as Kernow TV or KTV for short. KTV is your destination for the team’s live and pre-recorded international football matches, plus all the latest news and reaction as you join Kernow FA in the run-up to the CONIFA European […]

Goldsworthy: “Loved Every Minute”

Mark Goldsworthy is the Kernow Football Alliance’s top goalscorer having bagged six strikes in four appearances – and admits he has ‘loved every minute’ of the journey so far. Goldsworthy, who this week celebrated his 29th birthday, helped himself to a brace in the 5-0 win over St Dennis 12 months, a game which acted […]

Sweden-based Duo on Life during Corona

Swedish based Kernow FA duo Josh Bragg and Kieren Conibear-Trathen spoke with Tom Howe earlier this week to discuss how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting them some 2,000 kilometers from home. Midfielder Bragg and his fellow Cornishman Conibear-Trathen are busy preparing for the start of their seasons which, having been due to get underway this […]

Heaton elected CONIFA General Secretary

Kernow Football Alliance are honoured to announce that Chairman, Jason Heaton, has been elected General Secretary of The Confederation of Independent Football Associations (CONIFA). Jason takes over from previous incumbent Sascha Düerkop of Germany, whose near seven year spell as General Secretary saw CONIFA rise from humble beginnings at the 2014 World Football Cup (WFC) […]

CONIFA World Cup 2020 Cancelled – Further Updates to Come

(Taken from CONIFA has today announced that the CONIFA World Football Cup 2020 will not be taking place in North Macedonia from 30 May – 7 June 2020. This is due to the COVID-19 emergency being seen across the world. The health and wellbeing of all CONIFA members, teams, volunteers and supporters is […]

Kernow FA set for CONIFA’s 2020 World Football Cup

Cornish football is off to North Macedonia this summer after the Kernow Football Alliance had their qualification for the CONIFA World Football Cup confirmed. Skopje, the capital of the Republic of North Macedonia, will play host to the tournament which will consist of 16 teams. Following wins over a Foxhole Stars XI, St Dennis, Barawa […]

Kernow Announce Squad for Chagos Fixture

Players from across the South West Peninsula League will be in action today (Sunday) as the Kernow Football Alliance meet the Chagos Football Association in a 2020 ConIFA World Football Cup (WFC 2020) qualifier at Bodmin’s Priory Park (4.00 pm). The host club lead the way in terms of players selected, with Kernow manager Darren […]