Southern Saints leader announced

The appointment of Michael Boyce to captain the Southern Saints in the 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership, now completes the naming of the four captains who will lead AFL within New Zealand to a bright future.
With Boyce to captain Southern Saints,  previous alignments include James Kusel as captain of…

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Kusel to shine as Northern Suns leader

Wellington based James Kusel was named today to lead the Northern Suns in the 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership commencing in February.
Currently player coach with the Hutt Valley Eagles based in the Wellington AFL competition, Kusel has a playing career that stretches back over a ten year period. Debuting…

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Central Giants pick up Rattenbury

Central Giants have secured the experienced David Rattenbury to captain them for the 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership season.
Rattenbury is currently player coach with the Waitakere Magpies within the Auckland AFL competition, a team that he has also won two Grand Finals with in a playing capacity in 2010…

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Western Crows Captain announced

Current New Zealand backline regular, Jared Court has been named Captain of the Western Crows line up for the 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership Season commencing in February.
Coach Rob Malone was very happy with the appointment and has expectations that Courts calming and calculated influence will benefit the team…

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Shannon Wall takes on the Central Giants

Wellington based Shannon Wall has been appointed coach of the Central Giants for the 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership Season.
The current New Zealand Under 16 Coach is obviously well versed at developing young talent. This is very evident through the success he achieved with St Kilda Football Clubs first…

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New AFL competition to hit New Zealand

The newly formed 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership will commence on February 14th 2016.
Four teams will compete in the Premiership Season based at North Harbour Stadium with a 9 round schedule culminating in late April.

The inaugural season of the AFL New Zealand Premiership will target the inclusion of…

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Southern Saints to be guided by Andrew Congalton

The Southern Saints coaching position has been filled with the appointment of Andrew Congalton.
Congalton is a well known and respected member of the International football community. The current Senior AFL New Zealand coach, he has a history with New Zealand representative teams that spans back more than a decade…

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Rob Malone to coach Western Crows

Robert Malone will take on the role as head coach for the newly founded Western Crows for the 2016 AFL New Zealand Premiership season.
 

Australian born Malone, has a lengthy history with the game in New Zealand. His composure, knowledge and experience is an asset to the developing sport…

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Chris “Junior” Mundell to guide the Northern Suns

With over five years of professional coaching experience, Chris Mundell has become a prominent figure within New Zealand’s AFL landscape.
 

Initially entering into the AFL New Zealand High Performance Programme in an assistant coaching capacity, Chris has progressed to take on the head coaching role for the New…

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