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.”
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
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: 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.