Women’s U-20

Steinmetz drawing on experience

Despite her tender years, Malia Steinmetz will be one of the most experienced players at this month’s OFC U-19 Women’s Championship and is looking to draw on that to be a key player for New Zealand. At just 18, the

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Past experience drives Anton

Fond memories of previous campaigns are driving Elizabeth Anton as she prepares to suit up for a second U-20 cycle. Anton was recently named in Gareth Turnbull’s 20-strong New Zealand squad for the upcoming OFC U-19 Women’s Championship having previously

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Jackson back in international fold

It’s been three years since Deven Jackson last donned the silver fern but she doesn’t have to wait much longer to wear it again after being named in Gareth Turnbull’s New Zealand squad for the OFC U-19 Women’s Championship in

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Q and A with history-maker Alex Carr

Alex Carr made history last year for New Zealand Football at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup. The goalkeeping coach became the youngest person to ever coach at a FIFA World Cup, achieving that milestone in a 1-0 win over

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Strong squad named for OFC U-19 Women’s Champs

The players tasked with leading New Zealand to the 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in France have been named and coach Gareth Turnbull is looking for them to complete the job in style. Turnbull’s charges will enter the qualifying

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U-19 women learn fate

The journey for the six teams participating in July’s OFC U-19 Women’s Championship has been outlined following the official draw, held at the OFC Academy in Auckland, New Zealand on Wednesday afternoon. Defending champions New Zealand are set to open

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Vacancy: Assistant Physios U-17/U-20 Women

New Zealand Football has two positions available for motivated and enthusiastic physiotherapists. These assistant positions are for the women’s U-17 and U-20 national teams. These are exciting opportunities for two experienced physiotherapists. The successful applicants will be expected to: Be

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OFC U-19 Women’s Champs to be held in NZ

Six teams will compete in the OFC U-19 Women’s Championship which is being held at Ngahue Reserve in Auckland from 11-24 July and hosted by the Oceania Football Confederation. Defending champions New Zealand will be joined by Fiji, New Caledonia,

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Heraf confirmed as Technical Director

New Zealand Football is pleased to announce that former Austrian international Andreas Heraf has been appointed as its new Technical Director. The 49-year-old qualified with distinction with both his UEFA Pro Licence and UEFA Elite Youth Licence – the world’s

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National Curriculum lays out route to success

New Zealand Football is looking to continue the success of its players and teams on the world stage through the launch of the National Curriculum. Based on extensive research and world trends, the National Curriculum serves as a guide for

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