New Zealand Football says it's deeply disturbed to learn that a convicted paedophile was used to film children learning football skills.
Christchurch is in the running to host 2023 Women's Football World Cup games after a joint NZ and Australian bid to host the tournament won the most votes overnight.
The A-League season will resume on July 16 after the Covid-19 hiatus with a derby between Melbourne Victory and Western United at AAMI Park.
The All Whites' March window matches against Oman and Bahrain have been cancelled by the respective hosts.
Leicester City returned to winning ways with a 4-0 drubbing of Premier League strugglers Aston Villa on Monday.
The Football Ferns will now look to secure third place at the Algarve Cup after falling to a 3-0 loss against Italy in the semi-finals in Portugal this morning.
When the Mainland Premier League starts this weekend former New Zealand international defender Kelly Almond-Jarden will become the first ever woman head coach in the competition.
Manchester City beat second-tier Sheffield Wednesday 1-0 but they made hard work of reaching the FA Cup quarter-finals.
Manchester City have continued their imperious stranglehold over the League Cup with a 2-1 victory over Aston Villa in the final at Wembley.
Forget the current Black Caps and Gary Stead saga, the team in absolute disarray at the moment are the All Whites.
Mid Canterbury’s top football team will play at its highest ever level this season, and some high quality games are expected to be played in Ashburton Domain.
Liverpool moved 16 points clear at the top of the Premier League after notching a 2-0 win over Manchester United at Anfield.
Tottenham Hotspur's Argentine midfield duo Giovani Lo Celso and Erik Lamela both scored as they edged past Middlesbrough 2-1 in their FA Cup third-round replay on Tuesday.
They have just two wins from eight matches, but the Canterbury United Dragons are only a point outside the top four heading into Sunday's game against Hamilton.
The Canterbury United Pride have claimed back-to-back titles in their seventh consecutive appearance in the National Women’s League final.
One thing will be missing for the Pride when they play in their seventh straight National Women’s League grand-final on Sunday
Starnews.co.nz wraps up another weekend of local sport - and there's no doubt this one belonged to the Canterbury United Pride.