Lilywhites promise strong local flavour

Eastern Suburbs AFC chairman Chris Ruffell promises a strong local flavour for the Lilywhites as they assemble their squads for the ISPS Handa Premiership and National Youth League this summer.  The Lilywhites finished fifth in the historic return to New

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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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Fixture Confirmations September 15-17

Fixture confirmations for all matches taking place on the weekend of September 15-17 have now been confirmed and are available on the fixtures section of the Auckland Football website. View the updated fixture details for all competitions (confirmed from 4pm Friday 15

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Women’s National League draw revealed

New Zealand Football is pleased to announce the draw for the 2017 National Women’s League. The competition, which is the main pathway for future Football Ferns, is a seven round competition which kicks off on Saturday 14 October and finishes

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Papakura to host Waitakere v Canterbury

ISPS Handa Premiership pre-season friendly action comes to McLennan Park in Papakura when Waitakere United host Canterbury United as the build-up to the 2017-18 season continues. Waitakere United made a big splash in last season’s competition and the Chris Milicich-coached

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ISPS Handa Premiership draw confirmed

New Zealand Football is pleased to announce the draw for the upcoming ISPS Handa Premiership. ISPS Handa (the International Sports Promotion Society) are the naming rights sponsor to New Zealand Football’s two premier men’s competitions; the ISPS Handa Premiership and

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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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Cup heartache for Lilywhites

Eastern Suburbs AFC’s season has ended in heartache after Glenfield Rovers  won a classic New Zealand Women’s Knockout Cup Final today at QBE Stadium when they defeated Eastern Suburbs 5-4 in cold and wet conditions. Rovers’ Dayna Stevens and Georgia

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Onehunga Sports make history

Onehunga Sports are the ISPS Handa Chatham Cup Champions for the first time after a thrilling final was played out against Central United in bitterly cold conditions in Auckland. The Hiroshi Miyazawa-side fought back from being a goal down on

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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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