Yearly Archives: 2017

Women’s Development events at Capital


Do you want to help develop women’s football in your club, school or community? Do you want to empower, support and encourage girls and women to get into football? Over the next couple of months each federation is hosting a

Posted in Girls and Women, Latest Opinion, New Zealand Football, News

ISPS Handa Premiership announced


New Zealand Football is pleased to announce funding partner, ISPS Handa, will sponsor the ISPS Handa Premiership for the next three years, with the representation of the Right Honourable former Prime Minister John Key as ISPS Handa Patron and International

Posted in New Zealand Football, News, Slider

Wellington book repeat final in thrilling fashion

Team Wellington Celebrate a goal during the Premiership semi-final football match between Wellington & Waitakere at David Farrington Park in Miramar on Sunday the 26th March 2017. Copyright Photo by Marty Melville /

The Stirling Sports Premiership final will be a repeat of last year’s showdown between Auckland City and Team Wellington after the latter defeated Waitakere United on penalties this afternoon to finally settle a 12-goal thriller. With Wellington the league’s top

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Term two Futsal registrations open

Futsal - Capital Futsal Roadshow U9 Group Futsal Whites Training at Walter Nash Centre, Lower Hutt, New Zealand on Saturday 24 September 2016.
Photo by Masanori Udagawa.

Registrations for term two Futsal leagues are now open. This term Capital Futsal is running junior, and open social leagues for seniors.   JUNIORS ON SUNDAY: What: Under 9, Under 11 and Under 13 Junior Leagues – Sunday Afternoons – 12:00-4:00

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Revised laws in action for first time

Referee Karyn Meade does the coin toss. ASB Women's League, Auckland v Northern, William Green Domain Auckland, Sunday 8th November 2015. Copyright Photo: Shane Wenzlick

The Laws of the Game have changed for this season – see a summary of the changes.

Posted in Latest Opinion, New Zealand Football, News, Referees

All Whites defeat Fiji 2-0 in Lautoka

Credit: OFC Media

The All Whites have continued their proud record against Pacific Island opposition and taken an important step towards the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. The Anthony Hudson coached team, who claimed four points against New Caledonia last November, built

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Marco looks to win mental battle

All Whites Marco Rojas scores and celebrates his goal. 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Qualifier, New Zealand v New Caledonia, QBE Stadium Auckland, Saturday 12th November 2016. Copyright Photo: Shane Wenzlick

Skilful midfielder Marco Rojas says mastering the mental side of the game will be key to the All Whites taking the next steps on their road to Russia with a pair of positive results in the upcoming matches against Fiji.

Posted in New Zealand Football, News, Slider

Jackson proud of winning Golden Boot


Team Wellington striker Tom Jackson is proud to have claimed the Stirling Sports Premiership Golden Boot but says it will count for little if the team cannot get up to defend their title. The 26-year-old English-born striker has been in

Posted in Competition News, New Zealand Football, News, Slider

Meet Chris Wood and the All Whites


Meet Chris Wood, Glen Moss and a number of the All Whites this Thursday 23 March from 4.15-5.30pm at Westpac Stadium as they prepare to take on Fiji in the OFC Stage Three Qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in

Posted in Latest Opinion, New Zealand Football, News

Wood ready to fire against Fiji


All Whites striker Chris Wood is hoping to continue his red-hot form for Leeds United in the Championship this week when the national team takes on Fiji in FIFA World Cup qualifiers. The 25-year-old, who has scored 22 goals in

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