Mainland Football

NWL Round Two Preview

Find out what’s in store in the National Women’s League this weekend with the official preview of Round Two. All three matches are set to take place on Sunday with Central hosting Southern United, Northern making the short trip to

Posted in Auckland Football, Capital Football, Central Football, Featured News, Federation news, Football South, Mainland Football, Northern Football, Waikato BOP Football, Women's League

Favourites signal intent as Southern shock

The two most recent National Women’s League champions, Canterbury United Pride and Northern, have signalled their intention to be among the glory-hunters again while Southern United have proven just how determined they are to rid themselves of the wooden spoon

Posted in Auckland Football, Central Football, Featured News, Federation news, Football South, Girls and Womens Football, Mainland Football, Northern Football, Waikato BOP Football, Women's League

Futsal rolls on with national league

Futsal has been on a huge roll lately with the return to action of the Futsal Whites and history being created by debut appearances for the Futsal Ferns and national age-group teams of both genders. The plethora of international activity

Posted in Auckland Football, Capital Football, Central Football, Featured News, Federation news, Football South, Futsal, Futsal National League, Mainland Football, Northern Football, Waikato BOP Football

VIDEO – Women’s League Preview

Go behind the scenes as defending champions Canterbury United Pride, last year’s runners-up Capital and 2015 winners Northern prepare for the upcoming National Women’s League, which kicks off this weekend. For the full 2017 National Women’s League schedule please click

Posted in Capital Football, Featured News, Federation news, Mainland Football, Northern Football, Women's League

Top female talent set for spotlight

The focus in the women’s game has recently been on international action with the Football Ferns taking on the world’s best team on a two-match tour of the United States. But attention will turn back to the domestic scene this

Posted in Auckland Football, Capital Football, Central Football, Featured News, Federation news, Football South, Mainland Football, Northern Football, Waikato BOP Football, Women's League

NZF takes giant digital step forward

Over the past two years, New Zealand Football has reviewed and evaluated its digital infrastructure and is proud to announce major improvements in this area for football throughout the country, as well as revolutionary enhancements to its sport administration systems.

Posted in Auckland Football, Capital Football, Central Football, Featured News, Federation news, Football South, Mainland Football, New Zealand Football, Northern Football, Waikato BOP Football

Loss of former NZ captain mourned

New Zealand Football has joined the Mainland region in mourning the loss of Tony Laffey, who starred for his country in the 1950s and was captain on several occasions. Born in Christchurch in 1925, Anthony Joseph Patrick Laffey had a

Posted in All Whites, Featured News, Federation news, Mainland Football, National Teams

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

Posted in Canterbury United, Mainland Football

National Women’s League Draw confirmed

New Zealand Football is pleased to announce the draw for the 2017 National Women’s League. The competition, which is the main pathway for future Football Ferns, is a seven round competition which kicks off on Saturday 14 October and finishes

Posted in Auckland Football, Capital Football, Central Football, Featured News, Federation news, Football South, Mainland Football, Northern Football, Waikato BOP Football

Get in to Football Newsletter

New Zealand Football is running a newsletter entitled ‘Get In To Football’ in 2017. This is a summary of all the community football news across the country. Click Here for the Get in to Football Newsletter Issue 15 NZF has

Posted in Auckland Football, Capital Football, Central Football, Featured News, Federation news, Football South, Mainland Football, Northern Football, Waikato BOP Football