Fans of the country’s top domestic cup competitions can now make plans for their viewing pleasure after confirmation of the fixture details for the opening rounds of both the ISPS Handa Chatham Cup and Football Foundation Kate Sheppard Cup.
The 91st edition of the Chatham Cup – one of the oldest and most prestigious trophies in New Zealand sport – will kick off on Anzac Day with a large number of ties all over the country while the preliminary round will wrap up with another batch of clashes on Saturday 28 April.
The Kate Sheppard Cup – newly re-branded from the previous Women’s Knockout Cup – will get underway soon after with round one on the weekend of May 12-13.
The final of both competitions will be held on September 9 at QBE Stadium in Auckland.
The fixture details for the opening rounds are as per below.
ISPS Handa Chatham Cup Preliminary Round
Wednesday 25 AprilAuckland Wanderers vs Te Awamutu, 11am, Michaels Ave Reserve 2Bohemian Celtic vs Onerahi, 12pm, Bill McKinlay ParkNorth End vs Gisborne Thistle, 1pm, Memorial Park (Palmerston North)Glen Eden United vs Clendon United, 2pm, Parrs Park (Football Turf)Papamoa vs Tuakau, 2pm, Gordon Spratt ReserveRanui Swanson vs Internationale, 2pm, Starling ParkWest Hamilton United vs Papatoetoe United, 2pm, Weka StreetLynn-Avon United vs Kaeo-Inter, 2pm, Ken Maunder ParkKiwi True Blues vs Otumoetai, 2pm, Michaels Ave Reserve 3University of Auckland vs West Auckland, 2pm, Cox’s Bay ReserveKerikeri vs Greenhithe, 2pm, Baysport WaipapaWanganui Athletic vs New Plymouth Rangers, 2pm, Wembley ParkRichmond Athletic vs FC Nelson, 2pm, Jubilee ParkSt Albans Shirley vs Western, 2pm, English ParkParklands United vs Christchurch United, 2pm, Parklands ReserveMornington vs Gore Wanderers, 2pm, Kensington OvalUniversity-Mt Wellington vs Kawerau, 3.30pm, Bill McKinlay Park
Saturday 28 April
Northern Wairoa vs Waiuku, 12.30pm, Memorial Park (Dargaville)Navy vs Auckland Volcanoes, 1pm, Naval Sports ComplexPlains Rangers vs HNK Auckland, 2pm, Awakeri Sports FieldAir Force vs Warkworth, 2pm, Whenuapai Air Base OvalWaikato Unicol vs Tokoroa, 2pm, Jansen ParkMatamata Swifts vs Ngaruawahia United, 2pm, Matamata DomainTaupo vs Otorohanga, 2pm, Crown ParkBurnham vs Waimakariri United, 2.30pm, Coronation ParkThistle (Invercargill) vs Melchester Rovers, 3pm, ILT Football Turf
Football Foundation Kate Sheppard Cup Round One
Saturday 12 MayCashmere Technical vs Waimakariri United, 12pm, Garrick Memorial ParkPetone vs Waterside Karori, 1pm, Memorial Park (Petone)Victoria University vs Brooklyn Northern United, 1pm, Boyd Wilson ParkKapiti Coast United vs Stop Out, 1pm, Weka ParkRoslyn Wakari vs Mosgiel, 2.45pm, Ellis Park
Sunday 13 May
Queenstown Rovers vs Green Island, 1pm, Queenstown Events Centre
For more information please visit www.nzfootball.co.nz/COMPETITIONS/ISPS-Handa-Chatham-Cup and www.nzfootball.co.nz/COMPETITIONS/NZ-Football-Foundation-Kate-Sheppard-Cup
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