Navy Blues to face Al Jazira

AUCKLAND, New Zealand – Exciting draw throws up possible semi-final clash with Real Madrid but Auckland City FC coach Ramon Tribulietx remains as cautious as ever ahead of FIFA Club World Cup in UAE. Eight years ago Auckland City FC

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All Whites go down to Russia

The All Whites have gone down fighting to Russia in the opening game of the FIFA Confederations Cup in St Petersburg. The OFC Nations Cup champions fought valiantly in the face of an impressive performance from the home nation but

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OFC Champions League details confirmed

For the third year in-a-row the OFC Champions League will feature Auckland City FC and Team Wellington, but for the first time the two clubs will have to battle it out over two legs. The first leg of the home-and-away

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Papatoetoe to host Samoa trials

Football Federation Samoa in collaboration with Papatoetoe AFC is pleased to announce that we will be hosting trials for the Samoa Football Federation Women’s teams. All female born 1998 – 2003 are welcome to come down to Murdoch Park on

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FIFA Confederations Cup winner and trophy coming to New Zealand

It is not every day that a FIFA World Cup winner, two-time FIFA Confederations Cup champion and a member of the Arsenal “Invincibles” squad comes to New Zealand. Brazil football legend Gilberto Silva will be in the country this week

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Inspiration and enjoyment – Liz Anton

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

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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FIFA Live Your Goals kicks off

The FIFA Live Your Goals Festival kicked off at Somerville Intermediate in Auckland yesterday and Auckland Football Federation is pleased to announce its programme schedule as we celebrate the women’s game. Somerville Intermediate was the focal point for the 11-day-long

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Ferns named for Cyprus Cup

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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Sumner passes away aged 61

New Zealand Football is sad to hear the news that former All Whites captain Steve Sumner has lost his battle with prostate cancer and has passed away aged 61. The legend of New Zealand Football, who was diagnosed with an

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