Your guide to the weekend’s big fixtures … all on one page

Here’s your guide to the weekend’s football with Chatham Cup, Northern, Central and Southern League fixtures, as well as men’s and women’s Lotto NRFL games in the north.

The FIFA Women’s World Cup reaches its final stages with its play-off for third place (Saturday) followed by the final on Sunday.

Enjoy your footballing weekend!

Here are the fixtures for the weekend of August 18-20, 2023:

Games to be played on Friday August 18, 2023

Northern League

READ MORE: Relegation battles to the fore as Northern League heads to its final stages >>>>

Western Springs v Auckland United
Seddon Fields, Westmere, 7.30pm


Lotto NRFL Southern Conference

Papamoa v Cambridge
Porritt Stadium, Hamilton, 7.30pm

Games to be played on Saturday August 19, 2023

FIFA Women’s World Cup

READ MORE: Our tournament coverage >>>>

Play-off for third

Sweden v Australia
Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane, 8pm (NZT)

Chatham Cup


Christchurch United v Eastern Suburbs
United Sports Complex, Christchurch, 2pm

Melville United v Waterside Karori
Gower Park, Hamilton, 5.30pm

Northern League

READ MORE: Relegation battles to the fore as Northern League heads to its final stages >>>>

Auckland City v Hamilton Wanderers
Kiwitea St, Sandringham, 3pm

Manukau United v Manurewa
Mangere Centre Park, Mangere, 5.30pm

Bay Olympic v Takapuna
Olympic Park, New Lynn, 6pm

Southern League

Nomads United v Cashmere Technical
Tulett Park, Christchurch, 2.45pm

Green Island v Dunedin City Royals
Sunnyvale Park, Dunedin, 2.45pm

Women’s South Island League

READ MORE: Balance of power tilts to Cashmere Tech in South Island League’s title race >>>>

Dunedin City Royals v Otago University
Tahuna Park, Dunedin, 12.30pm

Coastal Spirit v Nelson Suburbs
English Park, Christchurch, 12.30pm

Cashmere Technical v Universities of Canterbury
Garrick Memorial Park, Christchurch, 2.45pm

Lotto NRFL Men’s Championship

READ MORE: Barren year has Waiheke United set to drop from NRFL Men’s Championship >>>>

Mount Albert Ponsonby v Ellerslie
Anderson Park, Mt Albert, 3pm

Onehunga Mangere United v Metro
Mangere Domain, Mangere, 3pm

Northern Rovers v East Coast Bays
McFetridge Park, Glenfield, 3pm

North Shore United v Tauranga City
Allen Hill Stadium, Devonport, 3pm

Hibiscus Coast v Fencibles United
Stanmore Bay Park, Whangaparaoa, 3pm

Ngaruawahia United v Waiheke United
Centennial Park, Ngaruawahia, 3pm

Lotto NRFL Men’s Northern Conference

READ MORE: Everything’s riding on this weekend’s games in Lotto NRFL Northern Conference >>>>

Franklin United v Northland
Walter Massey Park, Manukau, 3pm

West Auckland v Oratia United
Brains Park, Kelston, 3pm

Bucklands Beach v Central United
Lloyd Elsmore Park, Pakuranga, 3pm

Albany United v Beachlands Maraetai
Rosedale Park, Albany, 3pm

Waitemata — Bye

Lotto NRFL Men’s Southern Conference

Waikato Unicol v Te Awamutu
Jansen Park, Hamilton, 3pm

Ngongotaha Lakes v Taupo
Tamarahi Reserve, Ngongotaha, 3pm

Claudelands Rovers v Otumoetai
Galloway Park, Hamilton, 3pm

NRF Men’s League One

Ranui Swanson v South Auckland Rangers
Starling Park, Ranui, 3pm

Papatoetoe v Papakura City
Murdoch Park, Papatoetoe, 3pm

Uni-Mount Bohemian v Te Atatu
Bill McKinlay Park, Mt Wellington, 6pm

WaiBOP Men’s League One

Otorohanga v Matamata Swifts
Otorohanga Domain, Otorohanga, 3pm

Cambridge v West Hamilton
John Kerkhof Park, Cambridge, 3pm

Claudelands Rovers v Tauranga City
Galloway Park, Hamilton, 3pm

Tokoroa v Hamilton Wanderers
Strathmore Park, Tokoroa, 3pm

Games to be played on Sunday August 20, 2023

FIFA Women’s World Cup

READ MORE: Our tournament coverage >>>>


Spain v England
Stadium Australia, Sydney, 10pm (NZT)

Lotto NRFL Women’s Premier League

Western Springs v Ellerslie
Seddon Fields, Westmere, 1.30pm

Eastern Suburbs v Northern Rovers
Madills Farm, St Heliders, 1pm

Lotto NRFL Women’s Championship

Otumoetai v Fencibles United
Fergusson Park, Otumoetai, 1pm

WaiBOP W-League

Otumoetai v Tauranga City
Fergusson Park, Otumoetai, 11am

Lakes v Melville United
Game defaulted by away team

Table includes the win by default to Lakes against Melville United.

Game to be played on Tuesday August 22, 2023

West Coast Rangers v Melville United
Fred Taylor Park, Auckland, 7.30pm

Game to be played on Wednesday August 23, 2023

Birkenhead United v Eastern Suburbs
Shepherds Park, Auckland, 7.30pm

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