McDonald’s Junior Football

Millichip claims FIFA Club World Cup trip

An opportunity-of-a-lifetime is in store for Nic Millichip after the Katikati FC volunteer was named national winner of the McDonald’s Junior Football Coach of the Year competition. The reward for the well-deserving Millichip is a trip to the FIFA Club

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Regional Coach of the Year winners named

The selfless efforts of seven volunteer mentors have been recognised with each being named as a regional winner in the McDonald’s Junior Football Coach of the Year competition. Nominations from all over the country flooded in but only one individual

Posted in Auckland Football, Capital Football, Central Football, Featured News, Federation news, Football South, Juniors, Mainland Football, McDonald's Junior Football, Northern Football, Waikato BOP Football, Whole of Football

Last call for Junior Coach of the Year

Time is running out to put forward who you think is most deserving of a trip to the FIFA Club World Cup in Japan with nominations for the McDonald’s Junior Football Coach of the Year competition set to close this

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Video: Junior Football Coach of the Year

Find out what All Whites legend Ivan Vicelich has to say about the McDonald’s Junior Football Coach of the Year competition and how you can put forward your nominee.

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Coaching award reflects junior growth

The growth of the junior game in New Zealand is continuing at a rapid rate with playing numbers on the rise and a historic advanced coaching course proving so popular that another has been swiftly scheduled to meet the demand.

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Club World Cup trip on offer for coach

McDonald’s and New Zealand Football are to reward junior coaches by running a Coach of the Year competition with the national winner receiving a trip for two to the FIFA Club World Cup in Japan. Every year, over 6,000 coaches

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Volunteers recognised for selfless efforts

Over 70 people who give up their time all over the country to volunteer for the good of the game have had their efforts recognised by New Zealand Football and its federations. The spotlight turned to such dedicated individuals in

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ASB Team of the Week

Rain or shine, every weekend tens of thousands of Kiwi kids put on their boots to play the game they love.  Our future stars get to develop their skills and passion for the game through the dedicated work  of thousands of volunteer

Posted in Juniors, McDonald's Junior Football, McDonald's Skills Zone

McDonald’s Skills Zone

The McDonald’s Skills Zone is a fun opportunity for young players to improve specific techniques relevant to the modern game, as well as giving them a sense of personal achievement and development. It provides age appropriate challenges for junior footballers and

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McDonald’s Junior Football

McDonald’s Junior Football provides a consistent, coordinated national approach to the development of junior players. Whether children enjoy football because it’s a fun way to make friends or they’re inspired to follow in the footsteps of their heroes and play on

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