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Gillion progresses through pathway

Emily Gillion. Photo courtesy of Phototek.

AFF Futsal representative Emily Gillion is one of a number of players who have seen the Women’s Futsal pathway come to fruition. The 16-year old Macleans College student took up the five aside game less than a year ago, and

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NZ Football urges Kiwis to “Get In”

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Ahead of a massive year for football in this country, New Zealand Football is urging even more Kiwis to become involved in the world game with the launch of its ‘Get In’ initiative. The aim of ‘Get In’ is based

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Ferns named for Cyprus Cup

Ferns Abby Erceg leads her team out. Football Friendly, Football Ferns v Invitational XI, QBE Stadium Auckland, Tuesday 26th January 2016. Photo: Shane Wenzlick / www.phototek.nz

Football Ferns coach Tony Readings has named an exciting squad to contest the Cyprus Cup in March as the team rebuilds towards the 2019 FIFA World Cup and the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Readings has named a team with plenty of

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2017 Anti-Doping Information

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The World Anti-Doping Agency’s (WADA) 2017 Prohibited List will come into effect on 1 January 2017 and it is important that New Zealand Football member Federations, clubs, players and player support personnel are aware of the changes which have been

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AFF Futsal fall in Semi

Futsal - National League at ASB Sports Centre, Wellington, New Zealand on Saturday 12 November 2016.
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  Auckland’s Futsal National League side have fallen at the Semi-Final stage of the New Zealand Futsal National League after finishing the regular season in second place. The Nathan Robertson coached side entered the final series of the year in

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Suburbs eye Canterbury victory

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Round eight of the Stirling Sports Premiership sees Eastern Suburbs take their first trip across the Cook Strait this season, to the heartland of New Zealand to face Canterbury United, at the spiritual home of football in the South Island

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Kashima Antlers fight back to overcome ACFC

YOKOHAMA, JAPAN - DECEMBER 08:  Captain Angel Berlanga of Auckland City leads out his team prior to the FIFA Club World Cup Play-off for Quarter Final match between Kashima Antlers and Auckland City at International Stadium Yokohama on December 8, 2016 in Yokohama, Japan.  (Photo by Mike Hewitt - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

Kashima Antlers advanced to the second round of the 2016 FIFA Club World Cup Japan after coming from a goal down to defeat Auckland City at the International Stadium Yokohama. Kim Daewook headed home an Emiliano Tade free-kick to open

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NZF announce ISPS Handa as a funding partner

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New Zealand Football is pleased to announce ISPS Handa as a new funding partner for the sport for the next three years. ISPS (the International Sports Promotion Society) have an extensive history of supporting sport in New Zealand. For four

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History beckons for Navy Blues

Coach Ramon Tribulietx addresses the squad. Auckland City FC in Japan, Recovery session following yesterday's 1 - 1 draw with SC Sagamihara, Hodogoya Park, Yokohama, Saturday 3rd December 2016. Photo: Shane Wenzlick / www.phototek.nz

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Auckland City FC will bring up a FIFA Club World Cup record when they play the 100th game in the competition’s history with Kashima Antlers today. The FIFA Club World Cup started in 1999 then went into

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Opportunity drives Agnew

Best youth referee Luke Agnew. Auckland Football Federation, Referees Awards Evening 2016, The Commerce Club Auckland, Saturday 15th October 2016. Photo: Shane Wenzlick / www.phototek.nz

When 19-year old Luke Agnew realised he wouldn’t make it as a footballer, the opportunity to further his career in the sport as a referee came calling. The decision to take up refereeing seriously came in 2012 after taking the

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