Premiership Announces Development Players

The AFL New Zealand Premiership will provide a number of talented players from the AFL New Zealand Academy the opportunity to participate in the Premiership as development players.
 

The opportunity will be utilised to further development and manage the environment for young players and their introduction into senior football…

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Secondary Draft Picks confirmed for AFLNZ Premiership

The AFL New Zealand Premiership teams have completed another step towards finalising player lists with further player selections through the Secondary Draft.
 

Following on from completing Retained Player Lists for the four AFL New Zealand Premiership teams, each side commenced its player ranks with 13 players listed and retained…

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Assistant Premiership Coaches Added

 

James Monoghan has recently been recruited as Assistant Coach of the Southern Saints. Monoghan who currently plays for the University Blues club in the Auckland region has enjoyed a ten year association with the sport which includes New Zealand junior representation as well as representing New Zealand in the…

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Western Crows select Josh Copeland as their Number 1 Draft pick

The Western Crows have selected Josh Copeland as their number 1 ‪AFL New Zealand draft selection ‪to play in the 2017 ‎AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

Josh Copeland is a solid defender down in the backline and was a key player for the Northern Suns during the 2016 AFL New…

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Southern Saints select Josh Morgan-Ranui as their Number 1 Draft pick

The Southern Saints have selected Josh Morgan-Ranui as their number 1 ‪AFL New Zealand draft selection ‪to play in the 2017 ‎AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The 17 year old from Wellington became involved with the sport through the Hawks Cup Secondary School competition in 2015 where he represented…

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Central Giants select Wayne Sullivan as their Number 1 Draft pick

The Central Giants have selected Wayne Sullivan as their number 1 ‪AFL New Zealand draft selection ‪to play in the 2017 ‎AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

Sullivan moved from Sydney to Christchurch in 2011 and has been an impact player within the Canterbury Australian Football League over the past five…

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Northern Suns select Peter Halstead as their Number 1 Draft pick

The Northern Suns have selected Peter Halstead as their number 1 ‪AFL New Zealand draft selection ‪to play in the 2017 ‎AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The 32 year old is a 190cm tall ruckman from Eastern Bulldogs Wellington AFL side and has a sporting background in the game of…

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Regional Club players flood the 2016 Draft

Regional club players from around New Zealand will be ready in waiting tomorrow night as the AFL New Zealand National Draft takes place live via Twitter ahead of the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The national competition features over 120 players from ten regions with the majority of those…

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2016 AFL New Zealand National Draft order

The initial order of the AFL New Zealand National Draft has been determined, with the Northern Suns receiving the Number 1 pick.
 
The National Draft will take place on Tuesday the 22nd of November commencing at 7.30pm and will be broadcast live on Twitter. Make sure you follow us…

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Central Giants retain Gresham, Stuart and Proctor

The Central Giants have retained Jamie Gresham, Max Stuart and Chai Proctor to add to their retained players for the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 
Jamie Gresham
Small forward Jamie Gresham has been retained by the Central Giants for the 2017 Premiership.

Hailing from the Auckland’s North Shore and…

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Northern Suns retain Rodgers, Lenihan and Nahu

The Northern Suns have retained  Pete Rodgers, Blake Nahu, Nathan Lenihan to add to their retained players for the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

 
Pete Rodgers
‘Pistol’ Pete Rodgers will be apart of the Northern Suns squad in season 2017.

Rodgers showed that he can foot it with the best…

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Southern Saints retain Mcauley, Donnell-Brown and Thompson

The Southern Saints have retained Keegan Mcauley, Nico Donnell-Brown and Jordan Thompson to add to their retained players for the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 
Keegan Mcauley
The Southern Saints have retained the services of Aucklander Keegan Mcauley for the 2017 AFL New Zealand Premiership.

Mcauley was a class…

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