NEWS AND UPDATES
To better serve its mission and values, Darfur United has decided to part ways with CONIFA effective immediately.
NATA’s “Refugee Relief During COVID-19” Interview with Alexandra Nuttall-Smith, ATC, MPT (iACT Director of Health and Wellness)
The National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) featured an interview titled “Refugee Relief During COVID-19”
Players and staff, even though they are not together in the same location, are currently independently preparing while being virtually connected…
Darfur United is featured in the September issue of United We Stand, the Manchester United Fanzine!
The opportunity to host Team Training Camp in Kent, Washington led to a handful of firsts for Darfur United this month. It was the team’s first stop on their Road to World Football Cup 2020, the first time DU played in Washington state, the first CONIFA cap for the USA-based DU players, and the first DU goal in North America.
With the Darfur United Men’s Team’s place in the World Football Cup secured, the team is beginning its 11-month preparation ahead of the tournament’s start in Somaliland in June 2020.
Darfur United is excited to announce its Men’s Team will return to the Confederation of Independent Football Associations (CONIFA) World Football Cup in June 2020.
The Darfur United Men’s Team is set to play Cascadia AFF for the first-ever CONIFA game on North American soil! The match will be held on July 27, 2019 at French Field in Kent, WA with kick off at 3:30pm. T
In the football sense, the primary focus was to train and continue to strengthen and even grow the pool of players who could potentially travel and compete on the first squad of the Darfur United team. Within this group of players were some who had already been...