New Zealand midfield strengthens

Brisbane based Western Magpies recruit Jono Macanawai will make his debut for New Zealand in this years ANZAC clash at Wellington Stadium. The Hard working and skillful midfielder was recruited in the off season from the University of Queensland Club.
 
The 180cm, 21 year old classy midfielder won the Red…

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New Zealand midfielder is almost home.

New Zealand midfield recruit Dean Staunton is expected to make his debut, finally, for his country of birth when he takes the field for New Zealand against the Australian Academy during ANZAC clash in Wellington.
 

The game to be played at Westpac Stadium on April 24th 2018, is familiar…

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2018 National Men's and Women's Combine to feature all star athletes

The 2018 AFL New Zealand National Men’s and Women’s Combine will take place on Monday April 23 at the ASB Sport Centre in Wellington and will test the best up and coming AFL players in the country.
 

The combine will be just one part of a showcase…

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2018 High Performance Awards

The 2018 AFL New Zealand High Performance awards will be held on Saturday, April 22nd at the Mac’s Function Centre on Wellington’s Waterfront.
 

The awards night is an annual celebration of the performance and efforts of those involved in New Zealand representative teams as well as recognising the…

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2018 ANZAC wider senior squad announced

AFL New Zealand has identified 45 athletes for wider squad selection for the New Zealand National Senior team in 2018.
 

Head coach Rob Malone is intent in selecting the best possible team for the ANZAC campaign in April.

“The AFL New Zealand senior team is again looking forward to…

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Mornington Peninsula to return to play AFL New Zealand Academy

The Level 1 and 2 AFL New Zealand Academy will play a 2 game series against the Mornington Peninsula BlueScope Steelers from Victoria in Wellington over the ANZAC Day weekend.
 

A Youth Girls side from Morninigton will also make the trip over and compete in a series against the…

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NZ Youth Girls to host Mornington Peninsula Youth Girls in Wellington

The AFL New Zealand Youth Girls will play a 2 game series against the Mornington Peninsula BlueScope Steelers Youth Girls in Wellington over the ANZAC Day weekend.
 

They will be joined by an Under 14 and Under 16 side from Mornington who will also make the trip over and…

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Brownlow medalist Simon Black returns to play for New Zealand

Former Brisbane Lions superstar Simon Black will don the Silver Fern for the second year running when he takes the field with the New Zealand squad to play against the Australian AFL Academy team at Wellingtons Westpac Stadium during the ANZAC weekend on April 24th 2018.
 

Black’s association…

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2018 ANZAC National selection underway

Over the past three months AFL New Zealand have looked to identify athletes who have the attributes to be considered for New Zealand Senior selection in 2018. The 2018 ANZAC campaign will be played at Westpac Stadium on April 24th.
 
The New Zealand National Senior wider squad 2018 and…

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New Zealand ready to face next generation AFL Superstars

The Senior New Zealand National Men’s AFL side are once again set continue their encounter with the AFL Academy when they return to the Capital to take on the best young players from Australia in April.
 

The AFL have confirmed that the Australian Under 17 team as part…

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2017 AFLNZ Heritage Team

The AFL New Zealand Heritage Team has been selected for 2017, showing the depth of involvement New Zealanders have in AFL at the highest level.
 

The 2017 Heritage team boasts an exciting mix of established AFL stars such as Max Gawn from the Melbourne Football Club, West Coast Eagles…

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Level 1 Academy show potential against NSW Independent Schools in Wellington

The NSW Independent Schools returned to NZ once again to take on the AFL New Zealand Level 1 Academy side in Wellington over ANZAC weekend. Travelling to Wellington for the first time, NSW boasted a young, strong side for their two match series while with many new faces, the Level…

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