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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 http://www.conifa.org/en/2020/03/23/announcement-conifa-sportsbet-io-world-football-cup-2020/?fbclid=IwAR2_RMq3JnEgCMnB6s4-vhQxEfdvVxMCws8UC5gMFpN3-ncXct1wYqpXETU) CONIFA has today announced that the CONIFA Sportsbet.io 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 […]

Kernow Football Alliance vs. Chagos Football Association

The Kernow Football Alliance and Chagos Football Association are to join forces this Sunday in a celebration of culture and diversity during a special day of events at Bodmin’s Priory Park. The day will feature a 2020 ConIFA World Football Cup (WFC 2020) qualifier at 4.00 pm, before which the two organisations will combine for […]

KFA Statement Regarding the Postponement of the Mousehole AFC trials match

Following the postponement of today’s fixture against Mousehole AFC (July 28), Kernow Football Alliance Director of Football Andrew Bragg has made the following statement:   “We apologise to all our supporters and especially Mousehole AFC but we have had to cancel our prestigious friendly against Mousehole this afternoon due to injuries, work commitments and holidays. […]

Independent mission to unleash football’s role as peacemaker

By Tom Howe This week I’ve spent time away from Cornwall, travelling some 3,000 miles to witness the 2019 CONIFA European Football Cup in Artsakh. Eight teams are here, all vying for the prestige of calling themselves champions of Europe, but this tournament is about so much more than just the football. Artsakh, also known […]