Yearly Archives: 2017

Masterclass with Paul Temple

In this month’s Masterclass coaching session, Capital Football brings Paul Temple to the Capital Football offices in Petone on Friday 30 June. Currently Head Coach at the Wellington Phoenix Football Academy, Paul will be presenting a session on Tactical Flexibility & Hybrid

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Central League Sides Progress to Round 4 of Chatham Cup

  Western Suburbs made an emphatic statement of their cup intentions, fielding a full-strength lineup and putting seven goals past Petone. It means Wests have scored a staggering 21 goals in just three Chatham Cup matches. It took 20 minutes

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Chatham Cup banana skins abound for Central League teams

The Chatham Cup is rapidly approaching its pointy end with just eight teams left in the central region. Remarkably out of ten Central League sides only half have made it to this stage. Two of them play each other in

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Spotlight shines on volunteers

Thousands of volunteers give up their time for the good of the game all over the country and it’s this dedicated group of enthusiasts that New Zealand Football is looking to thank as National Volunteering Week takes place this week.

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Western Suburbs Break Away in Central League

Western Suburbs made an emphatic claim for the Central League crown with a 5-1 defeat of second-placed Wairarapa United. Elijah Just put Wests ahead, before a hat-trick to Callum McCowatt and a penalty to Owen Parker Price put a hole

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Top of the table clash looms in Central League

The winner of the Central League may well be determined this weekend when top two Western Suburbs and Wairarapa United square off at Endeavour Park on Sunday. Wairarapa United are on a run, and haven’t lost since April. In their

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Capital Football Developing Pathways for Female Coaches

In early May 2017, Capital Football hosted 32 coaches in New Zealand’s first women-only NZF Senior Level 2 Coaching Award course. Fully-funded by New Zealand Football, the course featured participants from the length and breadth of the country. Because there

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Registrations for Term 3 Futsal leagues are now open. This term Capital Futsal is running:   SENIOR LEAGUES: OPEN SOCIAL LEAGUE ASB Sports Centre (9 weeks) | Tuesday Nights 7:00-10:00 | 1st August – 26th September | $495.00 per team  

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Top two streak away in Central League

Western Suburbs and Wairarapa United continued to set the pace in the Central League this weekend but are still toe-to-toe for the title. Wairarapa United made hard work of it, beating 8th placed Wellington Olympic 3-2. Olympic played some of

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Teams strive for the top while others scramble from the bottom

The winner’s post is in sight in the Central League now, with just 8 rounds (and 24 points) left to go, but we start this week’s preview with a reader request. Michael from Seatoun writes “how about some info about

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