Referees

Referee Focus – Trevor Middleton

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Auckland Football Federation continues our monthly focus on match officials from all levels of the game within our region as we meet Trevor Middleton.  Auckland Football Federation recognises the contribution of its match officials and in the ongoing mission to

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VIDEO – Laws of the Game Amendments

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Auckland Football Federation is pleased to bring you a video summary of the Laws of the Game. Victoria Football Federation have kindly provided us with a Laws of the Game Amendment video makes it crystal clear what changes have come

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CBR Refresher Courses

Referee Mazahar Batoor and Assistant Referees Faiyaz Ali and Salman Ali lead the team onto the field.  NRFL, Northern Region Football League Womens Premier Division, Forrest Hill Milford United v Three Kings United, Becroft Park, Auckland,  Photo: David Joseph / www.phototek.nz

Every week, Club Based Referees (CBRs) are refereeing games that do not have an AFF Referee appointed. CBRs provide a vital and valuable resource to the game in Auckland. To ensure CBRs have the knowledge required to continue in their

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VALE – Kiri Frederick Morris

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The Auckland football community is today mourning the loss of Kiri Frederick Morris, a former president of the Auckland Soccer Referees Association and winner of an Auckland Football Federation Long Service Medal in 2008. Morris, 83, passed away on November

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Moxon aiming for the top

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Young up and coming referee Dylan Moxon has his sights set on following the likes of fellow kiwi referee Nick Waldron in becoming a FIFA referee. It was only almost two years ago that the 18-year old got serious about

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Game mourns Brent Best

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New Zealand Football has joined the football community in mourning the loss of former referee Brent Best, who passed away suddenly last week. Born in 1968, he took his first referee course in Oamaru at the age of just 15

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AUDIO – “Hard work key for young referees”

Referee's Referee of the Year, Anna-Marie Keighley. Auckland Football Federation, Referees Awards Evening 2016, The Commerce Club Auckland, Saturday 15th October 2016. Photo: Shane Wenzlick / www.phototek.nz

Les Coffman, QSM, has forgotten more than some people know about match officialdom in a life dedicated to the craft of refereeing. The 86-year-old was present at the Auckland Football Federation Referee Awards Dinner in Greenlane recently and recalled some

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Referee Awards Dinner 2016

Auckland Football Federation Referees, Annual Prizegiving Dinner 2015, The Commerce Club of Auckland, Photo: Shane Wenzlick / www.phototek.nz

The Auckland Football Federation Annual Awards Dinner takes place at the Commerce Club in Remuera on Saturday 15 October. A host of prizes and accolades are set to be handed out to worthy recipients as the year draws to a

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AFF Referee Awards Evening

Auckland Football Federation Referees, Annual Prizegiving Dinner 2015, The Commerce Club of Auckland, saturday 10th October 2015. Photo: Shane Wenzlick / www.phototek.nz

The latest issue of Auckland Football Federation’s match official’s newsletter ‘Full Time!’ is now available online. Inside you can read about Neil Fox’s AFF Life Membership awarded on July 27 while a number of match officials received their latest accreditations

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Kanga Cup debut for Day

Assistant Referee Brandon Day notes a substitution in his notebook.  NRFL, Northern Region Football League Womens Premier Division, Three Kings United v Fencibles United, Keith Hay Park, Auckland, Sunday 26th July 2015. Photo: David Joseph / www.phototek.nz

Three AFF match officials are eyeing up the Kanga Cup for valuable experience as the countdown to Canberra continues. 17-year old Brandon Day will join fellow Auckland Football based referees Dylan Moxon and Thomas Day at the largest International Youth

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