McDonald’s Waikato Junior 5-a-side Tournament 2017

Waikato Bay of Plenty Football Federation invites your club/school to enter the McDonald’s Waikato Junior Five-a-Side Tournament. This year’s tournament will be held on Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th September 2017 at Jansen Park, Hamilton for 7th to 13th/14th grades.

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Major shake up in Loaded WaiBOP Premiership title race

Cambridge’s 3-2 win over Waikato Unicol at John Kerkhof Park on Saturday has changed the dynamic of the 2017 Loaded WaiBOP Premiership title race. Only a few weeks ago Unicol looked like running away with a maiden Premiership crown, while

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Results – July 15/16

Here are all this weekend’s Loaded WaiBOP Premiership, WaiBOP Championship and WaiBOP Women’s Premier League results.   Loaded WaiBOP Premiership Taupo 1-1 Rotorua United (ht: ?-?) TAU: Eli Smith. ROT: ??. Otumoetai 2-1 Comag Matamata Swifts (ht: 0-1) OTU: Scott

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OFC U16 Team Includes 6 from WaiBOP

New Zealand coach Leon Birnie has named an exciting squad to contest the OFC U-16 Championship in Samoa next month. The squad includes six players from the WaiBOP region: Goalkeepers Georgia Candy (Hamilton Wanderers) and Rylee Godbold (Claudelands Rovers). Defender

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Cancellations – July 14-16, 2017

Cancellations and postponements for July 14 to 16 will be posted on the Cancellations page here. There have been cancellations posted so please click the above link for the latest information.  

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FIFA 11+ & 11+ Kids

The brand new FIFA 11+ and 11+ KIDS fit4football resources have arrived! Be sure to book Louise, your friendly local injury prevention specialist, to come and deliver either an 11+ or 11+ KIDS course for your club and ensure your

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Loaded Futsal Premiership

WaiBOP Football presents the Loaded Futsal Premiership for senior teams in both the Waikato and Bay of Plenty. This new competition, containing regional leagues for men and women, followed by an end of season Champions League, is an exciting addition

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Top three lose in weekend of Loaded WaiBOP Premiership upsets

Waikato Unicol, Old Blues and Taupo all tasted defeat on a Saturday afternoon that could potentially have blown the 2017 Loaded WaiBOP Premiership title race wide open. In the biggest upset of the day, Daniel Miller’s second half goal helped

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Ground Closures – Hamilton

Following inspections by Hamilton City Council’s Parks and Open Spaces Unit staff today, numerous grass pitches have been closed. The Council staff who are responsible for pitch management have been able to keep parks open for play in recent weeks,

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Soccer Shop Cup and Plate

Waikato’s local league men’s knock-out competitions, the Soccer Shop Waikato Cup and the Soccer Shop Waikato Plate, are well underway. This Saturday sees the quarter-finals of the Soccer Shop Waikato Cup. Waikato Division A’s top three sides, Melville Young Old

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