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

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

Enjoy your footballing weekend!

Here are the fixtures for the weekend of August 26-27, 2023:

Games to be played on Saturday August 26, 2023

Northern League

READ MORE: Bottom three clubs enter last chance saloon in Northern League relegation battle >>>>

Manurewa v Auckland City
Manurewa War Memorial Park, Manurewa, 3pm

Takapuna v Birkenhead United
Taharoto Park, Takapuna, 3pm

Eastern Suburbs v West Coast Rangers
Madills Farm, St Heliers, 3pm

Hamilton Wanderers v Bay Olympic
Porritt Stadium, Hamilton, 5.30pm

Manukau United v Western Springs
Mangere Centre Park, Mangere, 5.30pm

Auckland United v Melville United
Keith Hay Park, Mt Roskill, 6pm

Central League

READ MORE: Focus shifts to Central League relegation battle and fourth National League spot >>>>

Western Suburbs v Wellington Phoenix Reserves
Jerry Collins Stadium, Porirua, 2pm

Miramar Rangers v Whanganui Athletic
David Farrington Park, Miramar, 2.30pm

READ MORE: Miramar Rangers’ programme for match with Whanganui Athletic >>>>

Stop Out v North Wellington
Hutt Park, Lower Hutt, 2.30pm

Waterside Karori v Petone
Martin Luckie Park, Berhampore, 2.30pm

Southern League

READ MORE: Christchurch United on cusp of back-to-back Southern League crowns >>>>

Nomads United v Nelson Suburbs
Tulett Park, Christchurch, 11.30am

Coastal Spirit v Selwyn United
English Park, Christchurch, 2.45pm

Cashmere Technical v Ferrymead Bays
Garrick Memorial Park, Christchurch 2.45pm

Women’s South Island League

READ MORE: Cashmere Technical close in on Women’s South Island League title >>>>

Otago University v Nelson Suburbs
Caledonian Ground, Dunedin, 12pm

Cashmere Technical v Coastal Spirit
English Park, Christchurch, 12.30pm

Lotto NRFL Men’s Championship

READ MORE: Points forfeit throws lifeline to winless Waiheke in NRFL Men’s Championship >>>>

Waiheke United v Metro
Onetangi Sports Complex, Waiheke, 3pm

Fencibles United v Tauranga City
Riverhills Park, Pakuranga, 3pm

Ngaruawahia United v North Shore United
Centennial Park, Ngaruawahia, 3pm

READ MORE: Ngaruawahia United’s programme for match with North Shore United >>>>

Hibiscus Coast v Northern Rovers
Stanmore Bay Park, Whangaparaoa, 3pm

Mount Albert Ponsonby v Onehunga Mangere United
Anderson Park, Mt Albert, 3pm

Ellerslie v East Coast Bays
Michaels Ave, Ellerslie, 5.00pm

Lotto NRFL Men’s Northern Conference

READ MORE: Bucklands Beach must win to force showdown with Northern Conference leaders >>>>

Beachlands Maraetai v Bucklands Beach
Te Puru Park, Beachlands, 3pm

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

Oratia United v Waitemata
Parrs Park, Oratia, 3pm

Northland v Central United
Trigg Arena, Whangarei, 3pm

Franklin United — Bye

Lotto NRFL Men’s Southern Conference

READ MORE: Top-of-the-table clash crucial to outcome of this year’s Southern Conference >>>>

Cambridge v Waikato Unicol
John Kerkhof Park, Cambridge, 3pm

Taupo v Claudelands Rovers
Crown Park, Taupo, 3pm

Te Awamutu v Ngongotaha Lakes
The Stadium, Te Awamutu, 3pm

Papamoa v Otumoetai
Gordon Spratt Reserve, Papamoa, 3pm

NRF Men’s League One

Papakura City v Uni-Mount Bohemian
McLennan Park, Papakura, 3pm

South Auckland Rangers v Papatoetoe
Rongomai Park, Ormiston, 3pm

Te Atatu v Ranui Swanson
Te Atatu Peninsula Park, Te Atatu, 3pm

WaiBOP Men’s League One

Tauranga City v Tokoroa
Links Ave, Mt Maunganui, 3pm

West Hamilton v Claudelands Rovers
Mahoe Park, Hamilton, 3pm

Otorohanga v Cambridge
Otorohanga Domain, Otorohanga, 3pm

Hamilton Wanderers v Matamata Swifts
Porritt Stadium, Hamilton, 3pm

National Tertiary Futsal Championships

Men’s and women’s competitions (Day Three)
Central Energy Arena, Palmerston North

Games to be played on Sunday August 27, 2023

OFC Olympic Games Qualifiers

READ MORE: New Zealand’s first Olympic qualifier called off as PNG ‘unable to travel’ >>>>

New Zealand U-23 v Papua New Guinea

Australia Cup

Round of 16

Melbourne City v Wellington Phoenix
Jack Edwards Reserve, Melbourne, 4pm (NZT)

Central League

Napier City Rovers v Wellington Olympic
Bluewater Stadium, Napier, 2pm

Southern League

Game to be played on Sunday August 27, 2023

Green Island v Christchurch United
Sunnyvale Park, Dunedin, 12pm

Lotto NRFL Women’s Premier League

Auckland United v Western Springs
Keith Hay Park, Mt Roskill, 1pm

Ellerslie v Hibiscus Coast
Michaels Ave, Ellerslie, 1pm

West Coast Rangers v Northern Rovers
Fred Taylor Park, Whenuapai, 1pm

Eastern Suburbs v Hamilton Wanderers
*Game defaulted by Hamilton Wanderers

Table includes default win to Eastern Suburbs against Hamilton Wanderers.

Women’s South Island League

Universities of Canterbury v Dunedin City Royals
English Park, Christchurch, 11.30am

Lotto NRFL Women’s Championship

Otumoetai v Central United*
*Game defaulted by Central United

Franklin United v Tauranga City
Drury Sports Complex, Drury, 1pm

Onehunga Sports v Te Atatu
Waikaraka Park, Onehunga, 1pm

National Tertiary Futsal Championships

Men’s and women’s competitions (Finals Day)
Central Energy Arena, Palmerston North

Game to be played on Tuesday August 29, 2023

Southern League

FC Twenty 11 v Christchurch United
Avonhead Park, Christchurch, 7pm

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