Football: Phoenix suddenly in a sunny place
Football: Phoenix suddenly in a sunny place

If ultimate A-League success is about momentum, then the Phoenix suddenly look in a much better place. The Wellington side's…

Football: Chelsea beat United to edge closer to EPL title
Football: Chelsea beat United to edge closer to EPL title

Eden Hazard propelled Chelsea closer to its first Premier League title in five years this morning (NZT) by clinching a 1-0…

Football: Arsenal through to FA Cup final
Football: Arsenal through to FA Cup final

Alexis Sanchez sent holders Arsenal back to the FA Cup final as the Chile winger benefited from Reading goalkeeper Adam…

Football: Auckland City cruise into O-League semi-finals
Football: Auckland City cruise into O-League semi-finals

Auckland City FC 3 Amicale 0 Auckland City advanced to the semifinals of the Oceania Champions League following a 3-0…

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Football: Team Wellington through to Oceania Champions League semis
Football: Team Wellington through to Oceania Champions League semis

Team Wellington has secured a spot in the semifinals of the Oceania Champions League, pipping Vanuatu…

Football: Mario Balotelli most abused footballer on Twitter

When Mario Balotelli poked fun at Manchester United on Twitter during the team's surprising 5-3 loss to Leicester in the…

Striker scores own goal with ungrammatical tattoo

Mario Mandzukic didn't have a great evening on Wednesday. The Atletico Madrid striker failed to score against rivals Real…

Football: Rooney set to take on defensive role

Wayne Rooney may drop back to play as a holding midfielder for Manchester United to solve an injury crisis that has struck…

Football: Phoenix readying themselves for playoffs
Football: Phoenix readying themselves for playoffs

The Wellington Phoenix know they need to stop giving away cheap goals as the A-League playoffs approach. Ernie…

Football: Last gasp win for Phoenix

Two late goals from Kenny Cunningham saw the Phoenix overturn a 2-0 halftime deficit and claim all three points against…

Football: Auckland brace for Amicale challenge

Multi-talented and multi-national Amicale stand between Auckland City FC and a spot in the OFC Champions League semifinals…

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…

Football: Phoenix need to break goals drought against Mariners

The dam is about to burst for the Wellington Phoenix football side. Ernie Merrick's side have been held scoreless in their…

Football: O'Leary retires from refereeing
Football: O'Leary retires from refereeing

Kiwi referee Peter O'Leary today announced his retirement from the professional game. After nearly…

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One night in November

One Night in November

A written history feature on the All Whites' historic 2010 World Cup qualifying win over Bahrain.

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A-League football

Football: Sigmund set for Nix return
Football: Sigmund set for Nix return

Wellington Phoenix defender Ben Sigmund is set to return for tomorrow's crucial home outing against the Central Coast Mariners…

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OFC President's Cup

Football: Big plans for the President's Cup
Football: Big plans for the President's Cup

The OFC President's Cup is here to stay - and there are big plans for a tournament you may not know existed.

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Premier League standings

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