Smith hopeful to return

Former All White Tommy Smith hopes to make a return to international football after undergoing back surgery to fix nerve damage. The 26-year-old Ipswich Town defender has not played since 9 September and had to consider the possibility of…

Merrick steps down

Oceania‚Äôs only professional football team is looking for a leader to turn their season around after Ernie Merrick stepped down from his position as head coach of Wellington Phoenix FC. The two-time A-League champion felt that with recent results…

Funding of $5000 each is being sent to Western Samoa and American Samoa to help with urgently needed repair and replacement of football infrastructure and equipment such as buildings, playing fields and goalposts, NZF Chairman Frank van Hattum said.The…