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AFF Pre Season Cup: Match Day 3

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Match day 3 of the AFF Pre-Season Cup 2017 is underway at McLennan Park, Papakura, and we’re delighted to bring you the latest results and social media round-up from the final day of action. CAPTAIN FANTASTIC I @Onehunga_Sports captain Ryan

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FFDP Team to play in U-17 Conference Youth League

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Auckland Football confirmed on Monday a Football Ferns Development team will play in the U-17 Conference Youth League (AFF/NFF) in 2017. Auckland Football CEO Bill MacGowan said the Federation Board is behind the plan and worked with Northern Football and

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Inspiration and enjoyment – Liz Anton

New Zealand U-20 International Liz Anton with  players at the Bucklands Beach AFC club festival.

As part of the Auckland Football Federation’s drive to encourage youth participation, a major roll-out of FIFA’s popular Live Your Goals program was held in Auckland over the past fortnight.  The campaign, which was initially launched to coincide with the

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Live your goals week a success

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Auckland Football Federation Head of Women’s Football Steven Upfold runs the rule over FIFA Live Your Goals Week and looks to the future for the girls and women’s game in the region. Building off the back of a series of

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AFF Pre Season Cup: Match day 2

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Match day 2 of the AFF Pre-Season Cup 2017 is underway at McLennan Park, Papakura, and we’re delighted to bring you the latest results and social media round-up from the first day of action. #AFFPreseasonCup RESULTS – Boys: @WspringsFC 13-0

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O’Brien passing experience to next gen

Eastern Suburbs team-mates Kate Seatter, Leah Mettam and Tayla O'Brien celebrate a goal v Hamilton Wanderers. NRFL, Northern Region Football League Premier Women, Hamilton Wanderers v Eastern Suburbs, Porritt Stadium, Hamilton, Sunday 10th July 2016. Photo: Grant Stantiall / www.phototek.nz

Eastern Suburbs’ Lotto NRFL Women’s Premier League star Tayla O’Brien has found the perfect way to pass on her experience to the next generation. The former Junior Football Fern moved to Suburbs in 2016, having previously turned out for Lynn

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Football a family affair for Osborne

AR Hilary Osborne in action. NRFL Northern Region Football League Women's Premier Division, Eastern Suburbs AFC v Glenfield Rovers, Madills Farm Auckland, Sunday 3rd April 2016. Photo: Shane Wenzlick / www.phototek.nz

For Hilary Osborne it was never going to be a matter of if she’d be involved in football it was more a matter of when and how. As a youngster, Osborne grew up in a family that loved football. She

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Pre-Season Cup kick-off looms

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The second edition of the Auckland Football Federation Pre-Season Cup kicks off this Sunday with subsequent rounds locked in for March 5 and 12. After receiving positive feedback from participating clubs last year, it was a simple decision to look

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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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