Competitions

Q and A: Gemma Lewis

Auckland Football Federation’s Head of Women’s Football and Development Gemma Lewis is at the helm of the Federation’s National Women’s League side for the upcoming campaign. AFF will open their season against Southern United on Sunday 15 October at Forsyth

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Lilywhites promise strong local flavour

Eastern Suburbs AFC chairman Chris Ruffell promises a strong local flavour for the Lilywhites as they assemble their squads for the ISPS Handa Premiership and National Youth League this summer.  The Lilywhites finished fifth in the historic return to New

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Papakura promoted to NRFL

Papakura have won promotion back to the Lotto NRFL Women’s Premier Division for the first time since 2013 after a 4-1 away win at Tauranga City United. The Auckland Football Federation based club earned their spot in the play-off series

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Women’s National League draw revealed

New Zealand Football is pleased to announce the draw for the 2017 National Women’s League. The competition, which is the main pathway for future Football Ferns, is a seven round competition which kicks off on Saturday 14 October and finishes

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Papakura to host Waitakere v Canterbury

ISPS Handa Premiership pre-season friendly action comes to McLennan Park in Papakura when Waitakere United host Canterbury United as the build-up to the 2017-18 season continues. Waitakere United made a big splash in last season’s competition and the Chris Milicich-coached

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ISPS Handa Premiership draw confirmed

New Zealand Football is pleased to announce the draw for the upcoming ISPS Handa Premiership. ISPS Handa (the International Sports Promotion Society) are the naming rights sponsor to New Zealand Football’s two premier men’s competitions; the ISPS Handa Premiership and

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AFF Medal Collection Process

Auckland Football Federation wishes to advise clubs it is now time for winning teams to collect their medals and trophies for season 2017. Clubs may arrange collection for medal pick-up by contacting Debbie Apanui at the details below. Debbie Apanui

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Cup heartache for Lilywhites

Eastern Suburbs AFC’s season has ended in heartache after Glenfield Rovers  won a classic New Zealand Women’s Knockout Cup Final today at QBE Stadium when they defeated Eastern Suburbs 5-4 in cold and wet conditions. Rovers’ Dayna Stevens and Georgia

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Onehunga Sports make history

Onehunga Sports are the ISPS Handa Chatham Cup Champions for the first time after a thrilling final was played out against Central United in bitterly cold conditions in Auckland. The Hiroshi Miyazawa-side fought back from being a goal down on

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New gen target cup history

A new generation of Eastern Suburbs Women’s Premier Footballers have reached the New Zealand Football Women’s Knockout Cup Final, something Suburbs last found themselves involved with in 2005. The team of 2005 featured Suburbs stalwarts Rebecca Tegg, Flora McLeod and

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