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Australia want Sepp Blatter out
Australia want Sepp Blatter out

Australia want Sepp Blatter ousted as FIFA president in the wake of the unprecedented corruption scandal engulfing football. Football…

Footy fever showcased in Whangarei

The city is gearing up for the Fifa Under-20 Football World Cup with the USA and Myanmar teams already in the city and warming…

Celebrity cooks in town for Fifa

My Kitchen Rules contestant Aaron Gascoigne should be a philly-cheese steak pro in time for this weekend's Long Brunch -…

Fifa: Ross wants instant grassification

Ross Hart is praying for sun ahead of the first Fifa U20 World Cup match in Whangarei on Saturday - but not for the reasons…

Sepp Blatter: We welcome the investigations
Sepp Blatter: We welcome the investigations

Full statement released by FIFA president Sepp Blatter after the arrests of FIFA officials as part of an FBI probe. This…

Football: Sepp Blatter likened to Jesus
Football: Sepp Blatter likened to Jesus

Fifa president Sepp Blatter has been compared to Jesus by one Fifa executive as he gains support ahead of the latest presidency…

2026 admirable but unrealistic goal for staging Football World Cup
2026 admirable but unrealistic goal for staging Football World Cup

Talk of New Zealand one day co-hosting the Football World Cup is great to hear, but there is no realistic way it would happen…

NZF behind Snedden's plan to co-host World Cup
NZF behind Snedden's plan to co-host World Cup

It is easy to find reasons why Martin Snedden's bold vision of New Zealand co-hosting the biggest sporting event in the…

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Fifa World Cup: NZ dream to host Cup
Fifa World Cup: NZ dream to host Cup

The man credited with making the Rugby World Cup a success four years ago has embarked on a project…

World Cup in NZ a pipe dream?

Dylan Cleaver gets all the reasons why the Fifa World Cup will not come to New Zealand on the table right away and works…

Winter World cup causes harm

“The 2022 Fifa World Cup was bid for and awarded to Qatar as a summer tournament. The prospect of a winter World Cup is…

NZME. to support Fifa U-20

Media company NZME. has been announced as one of four National Supporters of the Fifa U-20 Football World Cup which kicks…

Football: Plans to host world's best
Football: Plans to host world's best

New Zealand could host the Fifa Club World Cup or Women's World Cup if the ambitious plans of Ateed…

Football: Plucky hosts hold Chelsea to 1-1 draw

Jose Mourinho's mood may have marginally improved when he left his post-match press conference and learned that Manchester…

Top matches of 2014 - 6) Spain v Netherlands

The Herald counts down the greatest sporting encounters of the year. The downfall of the Spanish empire started with a…

Football: Phoenix not short of scorers: Burns

The Wellington Phoenix will soon be without Nathan Burns but the striker is backing his teammates to pick up the scoring…

Football: Socceroos callup delights attacker

Nathan Burns never gave up hope of earning a recall to the Socceroos. After last playing for the Australian national side…

Sam Malcolmson: Fairytale's timing just right
Sam Malcolmson: Fairytale's timing just right

Auckland City's success at the Club World Cup was richly deserved and could not have come at a better…

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