Brian Kaltak sees red card in Auckland City’s draw against Team Wellington

The good start of the season of the Vanuatu international Brian Kaltak had a major blow as he was red carded in a very important match against Auckland City’s rivals Team Wellington this Sunday at David Farrington Park, Wellington. The Ni-Vanuatu defender saw a second yellow at the 21th minute of play when his team wasContinue reading “Brian Kaltak sees red card in Auckland City’s draw against Team Wellington”

Vanuatu’s star Brian Kaltak in great form in New Zealand

Arguably the most important football player from Vanuatu currently is Auckland City’s defender Brian Kaltak – and he’s proving it every single match. This weekend he will be lining up for the Navy Blues in a key clash against Team Wellington, but he had shown his quality in the previous match of his against Hawke’sContinue reading “Vanuatu’s star Brian Kaltak in great form in New Zealand”

Brian Kaltak shines in Auckland City’s victory against Hawke’s Bay United

Auckland City faced Hawke’s Bay United at Freyberg Field in the third matchweek of ISPS Handa Men’s Premiership, the most important football league from New Zealand. The Navy Blues suffered a lot in this match, but they managed to win this clash with a late goal. Brian Kaltak played an important role in this match.Continue reading “Brian Kaltak shines in Auckland City’s victory against Hawke’s Bay United”

Wanderers reach the top as Auckland City win thanks to a late goal in the Premiership

The third matchweek of 2020-21 ISPS Handa Men’s Premiership was contested this weekend in New Zealand, and it was a perfect round for Hamilton Wanderers, as they defeated their opponents to reach the top of the table. In the first match of the weekend, Eastern Suburbs smashed Wellington Phoenix Reserves by 4-0 at Fraser Park.Continue reading “Wanderers reach the top as Auckland City win thanks to a late goal in the Premiership”

Auckland City to represent Oceania in FIFA Club World Cup

The 2020 FIFA Club World Cup was confirmed by FIFA. The upcoming edition was originally scheduled to take place next month, but it has been postponed to February 2021 due to the restrictions caused by COVID-19 throughout the globe. As usual, the champion of each continental confederation secures a place at the FIFA Club WorldContinue reading “Auckland City to represent Oceania in FIFA Club World Cup”

Injuries mark Auckland City’s clash against Eastern Suburbs in New Zealand

Auckland City and Eastern Suburbs clashed at Kiwitea Street in the first matchweek of 2020-21 ISPS Handa Men’s Premiership, the most important football league from New Zealand, and the Navy Blues grabbed three important points by beating their opponents by 1-0. It was a special match for Mario Bilen who was playing his 150th matchContinue reading “Injuries mark Auckland City’s clash against Eastern Suburbs in New Zealand”

Fijian youngster Kishan Sami on trial with Auckland City

Auckland City and Hamilton Wanderers clashed at Porritt Stadium on this Sunday in a friendly match as preparation for the next ISPS Handa Premiership season that will kick-off in two weeks. Wanderers have beaten the Navy Blues by 2-1 with goals scored by Owen Comber and Xavier Pratt. The big surprise of this match wasContinue reading “Fijian youngster Kishan Sami on trial with Auckland City”

Brian Kaltak back to action with Auckland City in New Zealand

After being crowned champion of the 2019-20 ISPS Handa Premiership, Auckland City is back in action in New Zealand. The team, which continues to be coached by Jose Figueira, beat Manukau United 2-0 in a friendly match contested this weekend. Many of the players who were in the squad last season have returned to theContinue reading “Brian Kaltak back to action with Auckland City in New Zealand”

Youngsters debut for Manukau United’s first team in a friendly against Auckland City

Regional football leagues were cancelled in northern New Zealand due to restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, including Lotto NRFL Premier Men’s – the stronger regional league from New Zealand’s winter football season. Despite that, local teams resumed their activities with training sessions and friendlies. One of these teams is Manukau United that recently playedContinue reading “Youngsters debut for Manukau United’s first team in a friendly against Auckland City”

New Zealand: 2020-21 ISPS Handa Premiership to kick-off in November

The most important football tournament from New Zealand already has a proposed date to begin as 2020-21 ISPS Handa Premiership is set to kick-off next month. The biggest news is that only eight teams will fight for the title this season as Southern United and Tasman United merged with Canterbury United. It was also confirmedContinue reading “New Zealand: 2020-21 ISPS Handa Premiership to kick-off in November”