Futsal

Futsal Ferns and Futsal Whites make winning start

The Futsal Ferns have begun international futsal in dominant fashion, defeating New Caledonia 14-0 last night at the Bays Park Arena in Tauranga. The Trans-Pacific Futsal Cup fixture, which was a landmark moment for women’s futsal in this country, was

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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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Arzan epitomises hard-work

It hasn’t all been plain sailing for Arzan Todywalla in his bid to wear the Silver Fern, but the talented youngster will finally get to realise his dream at the 2017 OFC Youth Futsal Championships. Todywalla was one of 10

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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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Vacancy: AFF Futsal Head Coach

Auckland Football Federation is seeking applications from suitably-qualified parties for the position of Head Coach of Futsal National Men’s League. The AFF Futsal National Men’s League Head Coach will be responsible for the delivery, planning and implementation of the 2017

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U-18 futsal national squads named

A ground-breaking period for futsal in this country has continued with the naming of both male and female U-18 national teams. Each squad includes ten of New Zealand’s most promising young futsal players and both will compete in the upcoming

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Fresh look to Futsal Whites squad

The Futsal Whites squad will have an excitingly new look when it makes an eagerly-anticipated return to the courts next month for a three-game series against New Caledonia. Interim player-coach Marvin Eakins has not been afraid to stamp his mark

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VIDEO – AFF in the Community

Auckland Football Federation’s Martin Jona is passionate about football and futsal but especially so when it comes to Fun Futsal Centres with the students of Somerville Special School. We caught up with Martin and his star pupils at Riverside Sports

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AFF U-19 Girls claim gold

Auckland were crowned NZF National Youth Futsal Champions in the U-19 Girls category following a 1-0 victory over Canterbury United Futsal Pride in the final at the Central Energy Trust Arena in Palmerston North. It was a closely fought contest

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