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Papakura promoted to NRFL

Papakura have won promotion back to the Lotto NRFL Women’s Premier Division for the first time since 2013 after a 4-1 away win at Tauranga City United. The Auckland Football Federation based club earned their spot in the play-off series

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New gen target cup history

A new generation of Eastern Suburbs Women’s Premier Footballers have reached the New Zealand Football Women’s Knockout Cup Final, something Suburbs last found themselves involved with in 2005. The team of 2005 featured Suburbs stalwarts Rebecca Tegg, Flora McLeod and

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Anton earns Ferns call up

Young defender Elizabeth Anton had her Football Fern dreams come true when Tony Readings named his side for two international friendlies against world number one USA. The 19-year old will trade her Western Springs team-mates for the likes of FC

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Rapid rise for Verdon

Not so long ago Jess Verdon was a fledgling futsal player running around on the court for fun before taking the sport up competitively with AUT University in 2016. Next week she will be taking to the court for the

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Futsal gathers pace at BDSC

Botany Downs Secondary College (BDSC) hopes to soon be the centre of Futsal in East Auckland, after a second successful year of having Auckland Football Federation on board with their annual interwhanau Futsal competition. The Intraschool competition is aimed at

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Dodd follows her heart

Football or Futsal? It was a question 17-year old Jenna Dodd had to ask herself not so long ago. The Western Springs Women’s Premier player was selected for the New Zealand Secondary School Girls Football under 18 representative team back

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AFF set for Gold Coast Cup

32 talented youngsters from the Auckland Football region are headed for Australia in September to take part in the Gorilla Sports Gold Coast Champions Youth Cup. Following a successful outing in the 2016 Kanga Cup in Canberra, Australia, Auckland Football

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Trowill enlightened at Bayern

Auckland Football Federation has been represented at one of the biggest football clubs in the world with Marketing and Communications Co-ordinator Steph Trowill spending three-weeks at German football giants FC Bayern Munich. Trowill and fellow Auckland University of Technology students

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AUT trio Bayern Munich bound

Three Auckland University of Technology students have won the trip of a lifetime to work with German football giants FC Bayern Munich. Steph Trowill, Denver MacDonald and Scott Noel Woodford entered a competition run by entrepreneurial company Futury and the

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Team mates inspire Pilley

Eastern Suburbs youngster Hannah Pilley is reaping the rewards of playing alongside a number of current and former New Zealand representatives. The 15-year old made her Lotto NRFL Women’s Premier debut off the bench in round seven against Glenfield Rovers

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