The battle for a NZ team in the W-League
NZ needs a professional women’s football team to keep in step with the rest of the world. So could a female Phoenix team in Australia’s W-League be on the horizon?
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.
Cox aims to make NZ better through football
Creating positive social change through sport is at the heart of Michele Cox’s game plan in her new role as CEO of the NZ Football Foundation.
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.
Complete guide to World Cup France 2019
Every team at the Fifa World Cup previewed by a panel of international experts - right here!
Fifa World Cup 2019: Chile
Women’s football lived in obscurity in Chile since the late 1950s, until the Spanish manager Marta Tejedor took over the national team in 2007.
Fifa World Cup: Sweden
Reaching the quarter-finals should be a realistic aim for Sweden, while going out in the group would be a monumental fiasco.
Fifa World Cup 2019: United States
It’s been an occasionally tumultuous four years for the World Cup holders USA.