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AGM & Quiz set for October 3

AGM & Quiz set for October 3

By on Sep 23, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Members of Friends of Football are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting – followed by a fun quiz – on Thursday October 3, 2019. The meeting and quiz will be held at the clubrooms of Takapuna AFC, Taharoto Park, Taharoto Rd, Takapuna, Auckland 0622. The AGM will start at 6.30pm and will be immediately followed by a fun football quiz, with...

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Hay attends private screening

Hay attends private screening

By on Aug 28, 2019 in News, Previous Events | 0 comments

New All Whites coach Danny Hay ended his first day in the job by attending Friends of Football’s recent private screening of the football documentary film Maradona. Hay was given a warm welcome by attendees of the cinema screening in Devonport, Auckland, when he was introduced by Friends of Football chair Earle Thomas. “The news of your appointment has...

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We’re hosting special screening of Maradona

We’re hosting special screening of Maradona

By on Aug 19, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Friends of Football are to host a special screening of the long-awaited Maradona, a British documentary film about the celebrated Argentine many believe was the greatest footballer of his generation. The film, which has been won acclaim at the Cannes Film Festival and at this year’s Locarno Film Festival awards, contains previously unseen footage and provides a...

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Waller is 2019 recipient of Medal of Excellence

Waller is 2019 recipient of Medal of Excellence

By on Jul 28, 2019 in News | 1 comment

Friends of Football have announced the recipient of their 2019 Medal of Excellence, awarded for delivering excellence to our sport over a long time. She’s Carol Waller, who has contributed more than 45 years of service to our sport as a player, team manager, club administrator, regional and national administrator and who has represented New Zealand on and off the...

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Special screening of The Keeper

Special screening of The Keeper

By on Jul 3, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Friends of Football are to host a special screening of the critically-acclaimed feature film The Keeper, the story of footballing Bert Trautmann. Trautmann – famous for helping Manchester City win the 1956 FA Cup despite breaking his neck during the match – is the subject of this moving story of his journey from German soldier to British hero. Admission...

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Women’s World Cup Breakfast

Women’s World Cup Breakfast

By on May 31, 2019 in News | 0 comments

Here’s your chance to show your support for the Football Ferns in their quest to qualify for the knockout stages of this month’s FIFA Women’s World Cup. Join Friends of Football for breakfast on Sunday June 16, and watch live TV coverage of the Ferns as they take on Canada in their group game at Grenoble, France. Venue is the Mayfield Sportshouse,...

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