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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

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

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

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 to top them all - to…

World Cup in NZ a pipe dream?
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…

Blatter hopes to avoid EPL conflict
Blatter hopes to avoid EPL conflict

Fifa president Sepp Blatter wants the 2022 World Cup football final in Qatar to take place no later than December 18, a…

Winter World cup causes harm
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
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…

FIFA World Cup

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
Football: Socceroos callup delights attacker

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

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 time for the domestic…

Auckland FC forces revote for Halberg

Auckland City FC's eye-catching run in the Fifa Club World Cup has forced a revote in the Halberg Awards.

Chris Rattue: Miracle of Morocco makes Tribulietx coach of the year

Time for a debrief after Auckland City's wondrous club World Cup performances in Morocco.

'Bronze the new gold' after City's great run

The defining image of Auckland City's inconceivable run at the Fifa Club World Cup came during yesterday's prizegiving..…

Football: Prep pays off in Morocco
Football: Prep pays off in Morocco

Auckland City's staggering achievements over the past 11 days have been built on huge personal sacrifices…

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