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

Here’s your guide to the weekend’s football with more rounds of fixtures in the women’s and men’s National Leagues.

On Saturday evening, the Futsal Whites play Tahiti in the final of the OFC Futsal Nations Cup, in which the winner qualifies for next year’s FIFA Futsal World Cup.

Enjoy your footballing weekend!

Here are the fixtures for the weekend of October 7-8, 2023:

Games to be played on Saturday October 7, 2023

OFC Futsal Nations Cup

Finals day
Bruce Pulman Arena, Takanini

Play-off for 7th

Tonga v Samoa, 10am

Play-off for 5th

Vanuatu v New Caledonia, 1pm

Play-off for 3rd

Fiji v Solomon Islands, 4pm


New Zealand v Tahiti, 7pm

The game will be live-streamed by OFC:

Women’s National League

Central Football v Canterbury United Pride
Massey University, Palmerston North, 12pm

Wellington Phoenix v Eastern Suburbs
Fraser Park, Lower Hutt, 3.30pm

CF Waterside Karori v Auckland United
Martin Luckie Park, Berhampore, 4pm

Men’s National League

Cashmere Technical v Wellington Olympic
Nga Puna Wai, Wigram, Christchurch, 12pm

PREVIEW: Goal-happy Olympic chase third win in Men’s National League >>>>

Auckland United v Christchurch United
Keith Hay Park, Mt Roskill, 3.30pm

Women’s A-League

Pre-season friendly

Central Coast Mariners v Wellington Phoenix
Industree Group Stadium, Gosford, Australia, 6pm (NZT)

READ MORE: Phoenix women to play two warm-up games ahead of A-League season opener >>>>

VIDEO: Phoenix women win pre-season game against Newcastle Jets >>>>

Men’s A-League

Pre-season friendly

Newcastle Jets v Wellington Phoenix
Behind closed doors, Sydney

READ MORE: Wellington Phoenix men to play Jets and Victory in pre-season games >>>>

Games to be played on Sunday October 8, 2023

Men’s National League

Napier City Rovers v Auckland City
Bluewater Stadium, Napier, 2pm

Manurewa v Wellington Phoenix Reserves
Manurewa War Memorial Park, Manurewa, 3pm

Eastern Suburbs v Petone
Madills Farm, St Heliers, 3.30pm

Women’s National League

Southern United v Western Springs
Logan Park, Dunedin, 12pm

Ellerslie v CF Wellington United
Michaels Ave, Ellerslie, 1.30pm

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