Premier League wraps up

In the men’s league the battle lines were drawn with both sides hoping to secure victory for their loyal fans.Those fans witnessed one of the toughest matches of the season…

Vahirua ends on a high

Now, having hit the self-described pinnacle of his playing career, 33-year-old Marama Vahirua is hanging up his boots and returning to Tahiti.The Confederations Cup marked the Toa Aito’s first appearance…

Priestman heads to Canada

Priestman, a former women’s development manager for New Zealand Football, arrived in the country five years ago to take up the role of NZF regional coach development coordinator (RCDC) based…

“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying and sacrifice, but most of all love of what you are doing or learning to do.”This is an old…

Auckland Football Federation, with the endorsement of New Zealand Football, is giving coaches the opportunity to learn more about Verheijen and his coaching style next month when the Dutch professional…

Hopes of group exit dwindling

The pair had met at Colombia 2011, where both Juan Verzeri and Chris Milicich had been coaching the sides, as they did today. There was to be no repeat of…

Females at futsal forefront

Eight schools around the country will be piloting the programme in which students can gain credits towards NCEA Level 1, with Queen’s High School in Dunedin the first to roll…

Uruguay are a member of the South American confederation and booked their tickets to the World Cup after finishing fourth at the CONMEBOL U-20 Championship in Mexico earlier this year….

FIFA introduces vanishing technology

Don’t panic, the fields aren’t being re-marked nor are teams being sabotaged. The vanishing spray is actually part of a trial being conducted by referees at FIFA’s top youth event.The…