The Saints secure Southby and Johnston

The Southern Saints have announced the retention of regional players James Southby and Hayden Johnston for the 2020 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The pair have been retained under the (RPL) category 3.

RPL Category 3 is the retention of Regional based players.

 
Hayden Johnston

The Southern Saints have…

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Regional stars retained by the Suns

The Northern Suns have added two more players to their playing roster as Josh Mackie and Paul Hogan have been retained for the 2020 AFL New Zealand Premiership.  
 

The pair have been retained under the (RPL) category 3.

RPL Category 3 is the retention of Regional based players.

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The Suns nab Considine and Mayes for 2020

The Northern Suns have announced that they have retained Key forward James Considine and hard running midfielder Liam Mayes for the 2020 AFL New Zealand Premiership. 
 

The pair were retained under Category 3 of the Retained Players List (RPL).

RPL 3 is the Retention of Auckland based players.

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Fakatoumafi and Parkes-Dolan remain at the Saints in 2020

The Southern Saints have retained the services of Auckland based players Alex Fakatoumafi and Dominic Parkes Dolan for the 2020 AFLNZ Premiership season.
 

The trio are retained under Category 3 of the Retained Players List (RPL).

RPL 3 is the Retention of Auckland based players.

 
Alex Fakatoumafi

Southern…

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Premiers secure 2019 Best & Fairest

2019 AFL New Zealand Premiership Best and Fairest Jay Green has been retained by the Western Crows for the 2020 season.
 

Alastair Maisey from the Mt Roskill Saints has also been retained and will play his fifth season for the crows.

The pair were retained under Category 3 of…

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Giants lock in Burnett and Bennetts for 2020

The Central Giants have retained Tristan Burnett and Elliot Bennetts for the 2020 Premiership season.
 

The trio were retained under Category 3 of the Retained Players List (RPL).

RPL 3 is the Retention of Auckland based players.

 
Tristan Burnett

The Central Giants will have the services of tough…

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Assistant Coaches named for 2020 Premiership

All four teams in the AFL New Zealand Premiership have announced their assistant coach in preparation for the 2020 season.
 
Central Giants – Izaak Williams

With a new addition to the family taking priority, Izaak Williams will return to the Premiership next year as an Assistant Coach for the Central…

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2019 National Draft date announced

The 2019 AFL New Zealand National Draft will take place Tuesday November 26th and will see all players placed into one of three list categories.
 

Highlighting the logistics of the competition and scheduling at North Harbour Stadium, the list categories are determined by age and regions throughout New Zealand…

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Former Falcon to line up in the National Draft

Former New Zealand Falcons key forward Brendan Clark will enter into this year’s National Draft and prepare for the 2020 Premiership after returning home to New Zealand.
 

Brendan has been based in Australia for the past 8 years and has been aligned with the Hinterland Football Club and…

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Wellington superstar returns to the Premiership via the Draft

Former Northern Suns Captain James Kusel has made himself available for the National Draft after signing on to play in the 2020 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

Hailing from Wellington, Kusel was the inaugural Captain of the Northern Suns from 2016-2018 where his best achievement was leading them to…

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Dickinson and Beattie to strengthen Suns midfield

AFL New Zealand Premiership side, the Northern Suns have announced that they have retained New Zealand senior players Will Dickinson and Liam Beattie for the 2020 season.
 

The pair were retained under Category 1 of the Retained Players List (RPL). RPL 1 is the Retention of Auckland based players…

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Crows snap up 2019 Golden Boot winner

The Western Crows have retained experienced midfielders Shane Leat and Te Kopa Tipene-Thomas along with the addition of 2019 Golden Boot winner Sam Anderson for the upcoming Premiership competition. 
 

The trio are players that classify under the Retained Players List (RPL) 1 category.

RPL 1 is the Retention…

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