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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Young stars continue to develop at Youth Competition

The Auckland, Wellington and Canterbury Youth competition moved into week 3 where up and coming AFL talent displayed their skills under the guidance of AFL New Zealand coaches. All age groups continue to learn and develop through the Youth competition and the coaches are noticing the increase in skills. 
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University claim minor Premiership as Waitakere make it 7 straight

In the final round of the Auckland AFL Home and Away season, the Waitakere Magpies claimed second spot and the home semi after fighting off a fast finishing North Shore Tigers.
 

The Uni Blues have found their form ahead of the finals after dismantling the Mt Roskill Saints by…

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Bulldogs fight off the Cougars to win CAFL Premiership

The Christchurch Bulldogs have won their sixth Canterbury AFL (CAFL) Premiership after a stunning third quarter set up the victory at Hagley Park on Saturday.  
 

The 2019 CAFL Grand Final promised to be a great day for footy. The crowds turned up to watch the reigning premiers the University…

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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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Youth competition back in full swing

Week two of the 2019 AFL New Zealand Youth competition was back in full swing in Auckland and Christchurch over the weekend where the future stars of tomorrow were continuing to develop their knowledge of AFL.
 

We start off this weeks wrap in the South Island as the Christchurch…

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Canterbury AFL celebrate successful season at 2019 Awards night

One of the biggest nights on the Canterbury AFL calendar of events, the awards were held at the Redwood Tavern and the majority of the footy community attended the evening celebrating the 2019 season.
 

Christchurch Bulldogs and former NZ Falcon Kyle Smith took out the big gong of the…

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Magpies beat Uni in a thriller to make it 6 in a row

The Waitakere Magpies have made it 6 wins in a row after defeating the University Blues by a goal in a thrilling match at Colin Maiden Park.
 

The North Shore Tigers weren’t able to kick straight but held on for a 7 point win against the Howick Hornets…

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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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