Girls & Womens

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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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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AFF Futsal name women’s squad

Nick Downes. Women's Futsal training session & player head shots, ASB Stadium Auckland, Monday 31st January 2017. Photo: Shane Wenzlick / www.phototek.nz

Auckland Football Federation has named its women’s squad for the forthcoming National Women’s League competition scheduled for Wellington on February 24-26. AFF Futsal finished runners-up in last year’s competition after a heartbreaking penalty shoot-out defeat in the final to Central

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Football Ferns signed shirt winner!

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Olivia Page is one of the Football Fern’s biggest fans and when she and her family went to Mount Smart Stadium for the New Zealand A game with Thailand she had her very own designs on getting her shirt autographed.

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NZA to face Thailand

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Football Ferns coach Tony Readings has named a strong New Zealand A side – which includes captain Abby Erceg and eight other players who represented New Zealand at the Rio Olympics – for two international friendlies against the World No

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Youth/Senior Coaching Informal Workshop

Auckland Football invites coaches to attend our final coaching event of 2016, which will take place alongside the final AFF U16 Girls training session ahead of their National Tournament. Linking in with the release of the NZF National Curriculum, this

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National Curriculum lays out route to success

Head coach Tony Readings looks over footage with hois players. Football Ferns Media and Training Session, QBE Stadium Auckland, Wednesday 12th November 2014. Photo: Shane Wenzlick

New Zealand Football is looking to continue the success of its players and teams on the world stage through the launch of the National Curriculum. Based on extensive research and world trends, the National Curriculum serves as a guide for

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Rapid rise for McWhirter

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Despite Auckland Football’s National Women’s League campaign coming to an end, football doesn’t stop for four members of the squad, one of those being Western Springs midfielder Milly McWhirter. The 16-year old has had a rapid rise in football, only

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Auckland pip Southern in thriller

Britney Cunningham-Lee in action. Photo: Adam Binns Photography

Auckland Football and Southern United played out a seven-goal thriller at Tahuna Park to finish off their 2016 National Women’s League campaigns. A pair of quick-fire goals inside the first 25 minutes to young Britney Cunningham Lee and Isabella Richards

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AFF keen to go out on a high

Auckland's Georgia Martin and Canterbury's Holly Pascoe contest the ball. National Women’s League, Round 1, Auckland Football Federation v Canterbury United Pride, William Green Domain, Auckland, Sunday 16th October 2016. Copyright Photo: David Joseph / www.photosport.nz

Auckland Football’s winless run in the National Women’s League came to an end in their last outing and this weekend they aim to pick up a further three points and end their campaign on a high. They are up against

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