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Talent shines at latest FTC camp

AFF FTC Camp, Crossfield Reserve, Glendowie, Friday 21st April 2017. Photo: Shane Wenzlick / www.phototek.nz

Over 200 talented footballers descended on Crossfields Reserve over the weekend for camp one of the 2017 Auckland Football Federation Talent Centre programme. Led by former All Whites goalkeeper and Auckland Football’s Football Development Manager Jason Batty, approximately 210 boys

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Fencibles share with Pacific Islands

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Auckland-based football club Fencibles United literally gave the shirts off their backs after donating their much-loved and well looked after uniforms to the Oceania Football Confederation and its Member Associations. Among those associations set to benefit from the gift is

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One game at a time for TKU

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Three Kings United have started their 2017 campaign the same way as they finished their last, defeating Western Springs 3-2 in the opening round of the Lotto NRFL Women’s Premier League. The reigning champions completed the perfect season last year

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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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