National Teams

Search begins for Hudson’s replacement

When Andy Martin, the Chief Executive of New Zealand Football, was asked what the timeframe was for finding the next All Whites coach, his answer was simple. “Find the right person.” Anthony Hudson’s time as head coach of the All

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Elise hits back from disappointment

Composed midfielder Elise Mamanu-Gray once came close to hanging up her football boots for good but will be delighted she didn’t as a debut appearance for the Football Ferns now beckons. The potential of the 26-year-old was noticed at a

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Kiwis Abroad – All Whites return while Ferns sign off

Many of the All Whites are already back in action after thrilling the nation in the FIFA World Cup Intercontinental Playoff while the Football Ferns were looking to sign off for the time being with their clubs before heading to

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NZF EXCO pay tribute to Hudson

The Executive Committee of New Zealand Football would like to congratulate Anthony Hudson on his tenure as All Whites coach. The 36-year-old Englishman, who signed on with the national team in 2014 after three years as head coach of Bahrain,

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All Whites – Hudson steps down as coach

Anthony Hudson’s time as head coach of the All Whites has come to an end. The 36-year-old Englishman, who signed on in 2014 after three years as head coach of Bahrain, was out of contract after the All Whites were

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Blake making most of surprise chance

An articulate and engaging young woman, you get the sense Hannah Blake is rarely lost for words. But the talented teen admits she didn’t quite know what to say when told she had been selected for the Football Ferns’ two-match

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Fallon: ‘The time was right’

After 18 years as a professional, All Whites forward Rory Fallon said it was a “surreal feeling” retiring from football. The 35-year-old from Gisborne made the call after the All Whites failed to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup

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Perfect birthday present for Jana

Newly-named Football Fern Jana Radosavljevic received the perfect birthday present earlier this month when she was called up for the first time to take part in the upcoming two-match tour of Thailand. In what has been a whirlwind turn of

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All Whites lose 2-0 in Lima

The All Whites have come up just short of their FIFA World Cup dream. Anthony Hudson’s team, who went into the away leg full of confidence after a 0-0 draw in Wellington, fought for everything today in Lima but went

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NZF acknowledge support of football community

New Zealand Football would like to acknowledge the fantastic support being received from across the football community both in New Zealand, Oceania and from further afield including our wider stakeholder group. The All Whites, who showed plenty of character in

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