Football http://au.rd.yahoo.com/news/rss/top_stories/*http://au.news.yahoo.com/top/ en-au Copyright (c) 2014 Yahoo New Zealand. All rights reserved. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 18:23:33 +1300 Yahoo New Zealand Sport https://s.yimg.com/ao/i/hp/nz2/test/ynz.gif 144 36 Football: Teams set for Preliminary Final (Fuseworks) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25639926

Two teams riding unbeaten runs will clash in the Preliminary Final of the ASB Women’s League in Auckland on Sunday at QBE Stadium as the New Zealand Development squad host Capital Football.

Sat, 29 Nov 2014 04:53:39 +1300
Roar get heads right after coach sacking (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25639226

Brisbane star Thomas Broich admits he must get his head right after being torn over coach Mike Mulvey's sensational sacking.

Sat, 29 Nov 2014 03:41:09 +1300
Football: New committee members confirmed (Fuseworks) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25639174

New Zealand Football announced the election of four new members of the national body’s Executive Committee on Friday after an Extraordinary Congress held in Auckland.

Sat, 29 Nov 2014 03:30:19 +1300
Riera sticks with the 'Nix (Newstalk ZB) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25638621

Phoenix midfielder Albert Riera has signed a two year contract that will keep him at the club till the end of the 2016-17 season.

Sat, 29 Nov 2014 03:00:33 +1300
Midfielder Riera signs new Phoenix deal (NZ Newswire) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25638608

Classy Spanish midfielder Albert Riera has signed a new two-year contract with A-League soccer club the Wellington Phoenix.

Sat, 29 Nov 2014 02:54:14 +1300
Wanderers now a big scalp, says Covic (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25637900

Western Sydney's Ante Covic says the Asian champions are getting used to being a big scalp for other A-League teams.

Sat, 29 Nov 2014 02:41:35 +1300
Pele says he's 'doing fine' in hospital (The West Australian) (The West Australian) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25638065

Brazil football legend Pele, who has been hospitalized for three days suffering from a urinary infection, reached out to his fans via social media Thursday to say he's "doing fine".

Sat, 29 Nov 2014 02:20:08 +1300
Liverpool must stick with Rodgers: Toure (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25638121

Liverpool defender Kolo Toure says under-fire manager Brendan Rodgers has been doing a great job.

Sat, 29 Nov 2014 02:20:00 +1300
Football Ferns again concede late (NZ Newswire) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25634897

Coach Tony Readings praises the Football Ferns' performance despite a 2-0 defeat to Norway in a women's soccer friendly in Stavanger.

Sat, 29 Nov 2014 02:08:58 +1300
City still yet to find top A-League gear (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/football/news/article/-/25637881

Melbourne City boss John van't Schip says his side's performances are improving ahead of a trip to New Zealand to play Wellington.

Sat, 29 Nov 2014 02:06:21 +1300