Struggles behind him, Rojas aims to spark All Whites
Marco Rojas will pull on his All Whites jumper and head out into the sun in Lautoka, Fiji tomorrow to try to get New Zealand a step closer to the next FIFA World Cup in Russia. Unlike World Cup qualifiers in most confederations, it will not be...
Football Fern finds her voice in Trump’s America
“I’m openly gay, I’m a woman – and, at the time, I was a foreigner. It was terrifying to see it unfold.”
Women’s football can flourish out of Covid-19
The Kiwi at head of women’s football worldwide believes the women’s game can grow out of the coronavirus crisis.
Ali Riley forced to be her ‘absolute best’ at Bayern
Football Ferns captain Ali Riley is making the most of her opportunity to play for German giants Bayern Munich, harbouring a dream to represent NZ at her fifth World Cup
Football Ferns need bold, brave change
The Football Ferns are at a crossroads - they need to move on from simply being “competitive” to make a serious impression on the world football stage.
Fifa World Cup 2019: when the world finally cared
France 2019 will go down as the tournament that opened the eyes of much of the planet to women’s football.
Toothless Football Ferns bundled out of World Cup
It’s doubtful they’ll see it this way, but the Football Ferns’ World Cup campaign came to a just and merciful conclusion in Montpellier on Friday morning.
Ferns sunk by late Dutch goal in Cup opener
Netherlands 1 New Zealand 0: Heartbreak for Football Ferns as late, late Dutch winner dents World Cup hopes.
Fifa World Cup 2019: USA cast huge shadow over Group F
USA are the giants of women’s football. They’ve led the way for the longest time and the reigning champions and current world No. 1 ranked team will head to France favourite to take out the tournament.