Canterbury United

ISPS Handa Premiership squads announced

The first round of the ISPS Handa Premiership takes place this Labour weekend and all ten sides have now released the names of the players they hope will lead them to glory. Two-time defending champions Team Wellington will have a

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Wellington duo and Canterbury lead the way

It wasn’t a good weekend for the country’s biggest city in the opening round of the National Youth League but the two teams from the capital had plenty to celebrate and were joined in making the early front-running by Canterbury

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Battle for youth supremacy begins

A jam-packed weekend of domestic action is in store with the National Women’s League, Futsal National League and Charity Cup match between Team Wellington and Auckland City all set to take place. Those frontline competitions are all likely to grab

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Updates to national league draws

New Zealand Football wishes to advise that several alterations have been made to the draws for the upcoming ISPS Handa Premiership and National Youth League. Round 16 of the ISPS Handa Premiership has been amended due to further details becoming

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Players buzzing for big kick off

Excitement was the overriding emotion this week at QBE Stadium in Auckland when players from each of the 10 competing teams came together to officially launch another season of the country’s premier male competition, the ISPS Handa Premiership. This season

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Futa Nakamura impresses in first pre-season outing for Canterbury

STUFF.co.nz – Brendon Egan apanese striker Futa Nakamura made a dream start to his time at Canterbury United, scoring twice in a 4-2 pre-season win over Tasman United on Sunday. Wearing the red-and-black shirt for the first time, off-season addition

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National Youth League Draw Confirmed

New Zealand Football is pleased to announce the 2017 National Youth League Draw. The competition, which mirrors the ISPS Handa Premiership with the national league clubs around New Zealand, will be contested from 14 October to 17 December. The 10

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ISPS Handa Premiership Draw Confirmed

New Zealand Football is pleased to announce the draw for the upcoming ISPS Handa Premiership. ISPS Handa (the International Sports Promotion Society) are the naming rights sponsor to New Zealand Football’s two premier men’s competitions; the ISPS Handa Premiership and

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Cory Mitchell and Sean Liddicoat fresh additions to Canterbury United

  Brendon Egan – STUFF/The Press Midfielder Cory Mitchell and New Zealand under-20s defender Sean Liddicoat are among the new faces in Canterbury United’s squad for this summer’s national league. The Dragons confirmed a batch of seven signings on Wednesday, including the

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Canterbury United snare goalkeeper Coey Turipa from rivals, Tasman

Goalkeeper Coey Turipa endured sleepless nights and weeks of uncertainty weighing up whether to leave his hometown Tasman United. Canterbury United have lured the 25-year-old back to Christchurch for this summer’s national league, marking the Dragons’ first off-season signing. Turipa started 14

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