The Football Ferns have ended a year of ups and downs on a slightly sour note, with a 1-0 loss to Colombia in Bogota this morning.
Champions Manchester City have drawn a third successive Premier League game, held 3-3 by injury-hit Tottenham Hotspur to slip to third place in the table, three points behind leaders Arsenal.
This is the kind of match you can build on – easily the Football Ferns’ best performance since the Fifa Women’s World Cup.
Measures to improve player behaviour and increase respect for match officials have been supported at the law-making International Football Association Board annual meeting.
It has been a season to remember for Southern United after reaching the National League final last Sunday.
Southern United is on the cusp of the greatest footballing achievement to come from Dunedin, Kayla Hodge reports.
Argentina captain Lionel Messi has accused police of brutality, as the start of their World Cup qualifier against Brazil in Rio de Janeiro was delayed due to clashes between police and visiting fans.
A strong second half performance has earnt the All Whites a 1-1 draw with the Republic of Ireland in an international football friendly in Dublin.
New Zealand Football believes the country could sustain three professional clubs competing in the A-League.
Southern United coach Kris Ridley was proud when his side lost to Eastern Suburbs earlier this year.