The All Whites won't have injured attacking midfielder Sarpreet Singh for the Fifa World Cup Qatar 2022 Intercontinental Play-Off against Costa Rica, but do welcome back forward Marco Rojas after three years out of the squad.
In the opening round of the Chatham Cup, Queenstown, the Dunedin City Royals, Green Island and Mosgiel all had byes, meaning there was an opportunity for a cup upset, but all matches went to form with plenty of goals.
Juergen Klopp's relentless Liverpool have beaten Chelsea 6-5 on penalties in a fluctuating English FA Cup final to stay on course for an unprecedented quadruple of trophies.
Ollie Petersen continued his fine form as the Dunedin City Royals secured an impressive 4-1 Southern League win over Selwyn United in Rolleston on Saturday.
The shirt worn by Diego Maradona when he scored two of the most famous goals in football history has sold for $13.7 million - an auction record for an item of sports memorabilia.
Mosgiel has flipped the result from last season’s promotion-relegation tie in its first meeting with the same opponent.
A Rhys Quarrell hat-trick propelled Mosgiel to its first win in the Southern Football League on Saturday.
A late equaliser denied the Dunedin City Royals what would have been a deserved three points on Saturday.
A long-range screamer from Oban Hawkins set the Dunedin City Royals off to a winning start on Saturday.
For the first time in nearly a decade, the Women’s Southern Premiership trophy will have a new name engraved on it.
A big season of Southern League football begins tomorrow. Jeff Cheshire outlines how the new competition works, and assesses the prospects of the three Otago teams.
The All Whites have booked their place in the semifinals of the OFC 2022 World Cup qualifying tournament, after a 4-0 win over Fiji this morning.