Third times a charm for Hick

New Zealand midfielder Ben Hick will return as the Captain of the Northern Suns for the 2021 AFL New Zealand Premiership.

It will be Ben’s third year in the role as they strive to win their first Premiership title.

After another slow start in 2020, the Sun’s found…

09 Nov 12:24 PM 0 Read More...

Premiers name new Captain for 2021 Premiership

2020 Premiership Best and Fairest winner, Andrew Bisset has been unveiled as the new Captain of the Southern Saints.

Bisset will take over from Michael Boyce who has held the role for the past 5 seasons and led them to 2 Premierships.

It has been a year to remember for…

06 Nov 3:30 PM 0 Read More...

Sun's retain Canterbury duo for 2021 Premiership

Irish warriors Paul Hogan and Patrick Smith have been announced as the first retained player’s for the Northern Sun’s for the 2021 AFL New Zealand Premiership, starting February 14th next year.

Paul Hogan

Paul Hogan has been a star defender in his first two seasons for the Northern…

06 Nov 1:56 PM 0 Read More...

Premiers lock in Wellington megastar for 2021

The Southern Saints will have the services of gun forward James Kusel for the 2021 AFLNZ Premiership after he was retained this morning.

Hailing from Wellington, James was the inaugural Captain of the Northern Suns from 2016-2018 where his best achievement was leading them to second place in 2017…

05 Nov 1:38 PM 0 Read More...

Key forward retained by the Crow's

2019 Golden Boot winner Sam Anderson has been retained by head coach Matt Cawley for the 2021 AFL New Zealand Premiership.

Sam Anderson burst on to the Premiership scene in 2019 after being selected by the Western Crows in the national draft and produced another strong year in 2020.

The…

04 Nov 12:38 PM 0 Read More...

Johnson to Captain the Crows in 2021

Western Crows Captain Jay Johnson will once again lead the side for the 2021 AFL New Zealand Premiership after it was announced this morning.

The Crows finished runner up in 2020 behind the Southern Saints, but overall produced another strong season.

The Premiers lost a number of key players in…

04 Nov 11:33 AM 0 Read More...

Kirk Murray remains a Giant for 2021

The Central Giants have announced that 2020 Club Best and Fairest, Kirk Murray has been retained for the 2021 AFL New Zealand Premiership.

Playing in his debut season, Murray has a season to remember winning the Club’s Best and Fairest following a number of strong performances.

From the Hawkes…

03 Nov 2:57 PM 0 Read More...

Women's Premiership to finish off year in style

The 2020 AFL New Zealand Women’s Premiership will conclude its season on Sunday November 29th at North Harbour Stadium in Albany, Auckland.  

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the final game was due to take place in April but was postponed. With restrictions now lifted, the decision has been made…

03 Nov 1:36 PM 0 Read More...

2021 Premiership Draft nominations open

Think you’ve got what it takes to be a Premiership player?

The AFL New Zealand Premiership will commence the new season on February 14th 2021.

Four teams will compete in the Premiership Season based at North Harbour Stadium on Auckland’s North Shore with an 8 round schedule culminating…

30 Oct 4:06 PM 0 Read More...

Former Crow becomes a Giant

Former Western Crows midfielder Justin Gauci has made the transition into coaching and will take on the top job for the Central Giants for the 2021 AFL New Zealand Premiership season.

Gauci was a foundation player for the Western Crows in 2016 before relocating to Australia for work in 2017…

30 Oct 1:26 PM 0 Read More...

Western Crows secure Cawley for 2021

Matt Cawley has signed on to coach the Western Crows for the 2021 AFL New Zealand Premiership. 

It will be Matt’s second season in charge of the club after he took over from Chris Mundell following the 2019 season.

Matt led the Crows to their second Grand Final this…

29 Oct 2:46 PM 0 Read More...

Manderovic locks in Sun's job for 2021 Premiership season

Northern Suns Head Coach Adem Manderovic will go around again after he committed to the Premiership side for the 2021 season.

It will be Adem’s second year in charge at the Sun’s after he had his first taste of the Premiership in 2019 as Assistant Coach under former…

28 Oct 3:49 PM 0 Read More...