Coming Events

Media awards to be staged in Wellington | November 10, 2017

New Zealand’s football media will gather on the eve of the All Whites v Peru match to honour those who have served the sport well through writing, editing, broadcasting and photography. The New Zealand Football Media Association will also reveal who has won the New Zealand Footballer of the Year Trophy.

The media awards, and the NZ Footballer of the Year award, are being organised with the support of Friends of Football and are again sponsored by Connect NZ, in association with Zoom.

Click here for more information about this event, including a list of the nominees.

Another day at the races | November 30, 2017

Friends of Football invite members and supporters to join us at Avondale Racecourse, Auckland, on November 30, 2017, for an afternoon of racing. This is an entertaining day and chance to catch up with friends, regardless of whether you are a follower of horseracing or not.

Your ticket includes entry to our private function room, a buffet lunch and a complementary drink on arrival. Tickets are only $40 pp and you can book individually or for tables of eight or 10. To book your ticket, email Friends of Football at