Men’s U-23

NZF statement: Player eligibility

New Zealand Football confirmed their appeal to the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) was filed on Friday afternoon following the Men’s U-23 team disqualification at the Pacific Games earlier this month. New Zealand Football President Deryck Shaw said the grounds for

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NZF Statement: Men’s U-23 disqualification

Last week New Zealand Football received formal written advice from the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) Disciplinary Committee outlining the grounds on which the Men’s U-23 team were disqualified and the rules that they applied in doing so. New Zealand Football

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Phoenix to meet NZ A

The Wellington Phoenix is coming to New Plymouth for a pre-season game against New Zealand A. The afternoon game is on Sunday 23 August at Yarrow Stadium, and will give locals the chance to see the Phoenix and New Zealand

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Tuiloma completes Marseille deal

All Whites midfielder Bill Tuiloma has signed a three-year deal with French Ligue 1 side Olympique Marseille. The 20-year-old Tuiloma, captain of the New Zealand side at the recent FIFA U-20 World Cup and also a member of the Men’s

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NZF statement: OFC Decision – Men’s U-23s

New Zealand Football CEO Andy Martin says the organisation has received the written reasons for the decision made by Oceania Football Confederation’s Disciplinary Committee to disqualify the New Zealand men’s team at a tournament in Papua New Guinea on 12

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UPDATE l NZF statement: Player eligibility

UPDATE – New Zealand Football CEO Andy Martin confirmed on Monday the national body will be lodging a formal appeal with Oceania Football regarding the eligibility of Deklan Wynne for the Olympic Qualifying tournament in Papua New Guinea. Having taken

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U-23s secure final berth

The Men’s U-23s secured a berth in the Olympic qualifying final on Friday with a 2-0 semi-final win over Vanuatu at a wet Bisini Sports Complex in Port Moresby. After a scoreless first period, second half goals from Monty Patterson

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Fenton commits to Phoenix

Louis Fenton, currently in Papua New Guinea captaining the New Zealand under-23 team at the Olympic Games qualifying tournament, has signed a two-year contract extension that will keep him at the Wellington Phoenix till May 31 2017. Phoenix coach Ernie

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U-23s down New Caledonia

The Men’s U-23 side completed their Pacific Games Group B campaign on Tuesday with their third victory, a 5-0 win over New Caledonia at Bisini Field in Port Moresby. First half goals from Te Atawhai Hudson-Wihongi and 17-year-old Logan Rogerson

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Men’s U-23s into last four

The New Zealand Men’s U-23s qualified for the semi-finals of the Pacific Games on Sunday, a 1-0 win over hosts Papua New Guinea earning their place in the last four of the Olympic qualifying event in Port Moresby. Striker Monty

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