Football Ferns

New Zealand first to book ticket to France

Newly-crowned champions New Zealand have signed off on the OFC U-19 Women’s Championship in fine style with a convincing 9-0 win over Tonga on the final day of the tournament at Ngahue Reserve in Auckland. Having already secured first place

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Past experience drives Anton

Fond memories of previous campaigns are driving Elizabeth Anton as she prepares to suit up for a second U-20 cycle. Anton was recently named in Gareth Turnbull’s 20-strong New Zealand squad for the upcoming OFC U-19 Women’s Championships having previously

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Jackson back in the International fold

It’s been three years since Deven Jackson last donned the silver fern but she doesn’t have to wait much longer to wear it again after being named in Gareth Turnbull’s New Zealand squad for the OFC U-19 Women’s Championships in

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Strong squad named for OFC U-19 Champs

The players tasked with leading New Zealand to the 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in France have been named and coach Gareth Turnbull is looking for them to complete the job in style. Turnbull’s charges will enter the qualifying

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Women’s football in full focus

The future of women’s football was in full focus on Monday night as nearly 50 passionate club staff and volunteers gathered at Waikaraka Park for the NZF/AFF Women’s Development Event. Led by New Zealand Football’s Women’s Development Manager Holly Nixon

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Talent shines at latest FTC camp

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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Young Ferns excited about FFDP

New Zealand’s leading up-and-coming women’s footballers are excited to take their games to the next level in the Football Ferns Development Programme (FFDP). Earlier this month, New Zealand Football announced changes to its Women’s High Performance programme as it looks

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FFDP Team to play in U-17 Conference Youth League

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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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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Football Ferns signed shirt winner!

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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