TBT #02 – When Vanuatu ended New Zealand’s dream

The year was 2004 and Australia was hosting the OFC Nations Cup Final Tournament. Four teams qualified from the previous stage (Solomon Islands, Tahiti, Vanuatu and Fiji) to join New Zealand and Australia in a tournament where each team played every other once in a tournament held in Adelaide. The best two seeded teams wereContinue reading “TBT #02 – When Vanuatu ended New Zealand’s dream”

There is no much to celebrate from All Whites European tour

After 525 days without action New Zealand Football national team got back to play in two friendly matches in Europe. The All Whites faced Ireland in Dublin and Lithuania in Vilnius. An interesting squad called up by the new coach Danny Hay with some possible debutants in the national team creating a lot of expectationsContinue reading “There is no much to celebrate from All Whites European tour”

Team Wellington draws in Wel Clasico and Auckland City takes the lead in ISPS Handa Premiership

One more round came to an end in ISPS Handa Premiership, the top-tier of football in New Zealand. As usual, the goalscoring records were kept high: 19 goals were scored in five matches, resulting in a 3,8 goal rate per game. The Wellington derby – the Wel Clasico as it is called – had seenContinue reading “Team Wellington draws in Wel Clasico and Auckland City takes the lead in ISPS Handa Premiership”

After 525 days All Whites are back to action

It took several months but finally the New Zealand National Football Team will be back in action. They will travel to Europe to face Ireland and Lithuania playing in these respective countries. The last time New Zealand played an official match was in 7th June, 2018 – exactly 525 days space from this match andContinue reading “After 525 days All Whites are back to action”

TBT #01 – The long wait is over!

Throwback Thursday (also known as TBT) is a popular internet trend used among social media platforms such as Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Users will often post nostalgic pictures of their past accompanied by the hashtag #TBT or #ThrowbackThursday. It is used by people all over the world to share and relive their past experiences withContinue reading “TBT #01 – The long wait is over!”

Auckland City and Team Wellington draw; Waitakere take the lead in ISPS Handa Premiership

The second round for ISPS Handa Premiership was very lively in the Sunday, plenty of goals and with talent to watch. The most important national league of Oceania starts to get shape and the second matchweek already could present to the fans a great clash between Team Wellington and Auckland City played in Kiwitea Street.Continue reading “Auckland City and Team Wellington draw; Waitakere take the lead in ISPS Handa Premiership”

ISPS Handa Premiership kicks-off this weekend

The most important national league of Oceania starts a new season this weekend. Full of new players and stronger squads than the previous years, the 2019/20 season of ISPS Handa Premiership in New Zealand promises to be the best of the league in the history. You can see more information about the previous editions ofContinue reading “ISPS Handa Premiership kicks-off this weekend”

New Zealand face hosts Brazil in their second match at U17 World Cup

New Zealand will come back to Estádio Bezerrão to face the hosts Brazil in their second match in the world stage youth tournament. The Kiwis suffered a very frustrating defeat against Angola in their opener match by 2-1 margin and hope for a better result against the South American powerhouses. The task of the OceaniaContinue reading “New Zealand face hosts Brazil in their second match at U17 World Cup”