ASFA Cup Round 1 Review

The ASFA Cup kicked off yesterday in another sunny sunday afternoon in Auckland. Plenty of goals (non of which count towards the season’s golden boot), but not too many upsets, with 7 of the 8 premiership teams and all of the top League 1 teams safely progressing through to the second round. Auckland Volcanoes, winners…

Rich’s Round Up – Week 6

I’ll kick things off this week with the weekend’s ASFA relevent Chatham Cup results.  On Saturday, on the North Shore, Internationale failed to score a goal for the first time in long, long time, losing 6-0 to a very strong Forest Hill-Millford side.  HNK were also unable to beat their opponent’s keeper, losing 2-0 to…

Rich’s Round Up – Week 5

Seventeen games were played on Sunday May 6th, with those in the new-look League 1 playing their first full round of fixtures. 109 goals scored/conceded, but no one scored/conceded double figures for the first time this season. In the Premiership, the match of the day occured on Michael’s Ave 3 with the 2017 Championship winners,…

Chatham Cup – Round 1 Preview

The first round of the Chatham Cup is scheduled to be played over the weekend of May 12th and 13th, and the ASFA will be represented by four teams, two from the Premiership and two from the Championship. To accommodate this, the first round of the ASFA Cup competitions have been moved back a week,…

NEWS FLASH: CHAMPIONSHIP / LEAGUE 1 CHANGES

No one enjoys playing or watching a game where the two sides involved are clearly not at the same level, even if it does result in a lot of goals being scored. The ASFA Executive have listened to the concerns of those playing in the Championship and decided to act accordingly, while the season is…

Rich’s Round Up – Week 3

Welcome to my quick recap of the results from week 3. Only 3 fixtures took place in the Premiership over the week, following the Postponement of the AUT FC 1 fixture against Auckland Volcanoes. The battle of the Seddon Fields Siblings, Internationale and Independiente, finished all square at 2-2, leaving both teams still unbeaten and…

L1, L2 & Masters Conference Cup – Round 1

Zamantix Rovers Old Boys (MC) vs Korean Tigers (MC) Serious FC (MC) vs Zamantix Force (L1) Old Fellas (MC) vs Aotea Sport Eastern (L2) Albany Green Machine (L2) vs City Fringe (L1) Zamantix Rovers Return (L1) vs Greenhithe City (MC) Waiheke Old Fullas (MC) vs AUT 2 (L1) Saigon (L2) vs U-Striker (MC) Double Rum…

Rich’s Round Up – Week 1

Welcome Back! 86 goals scored in 16 games, excluding the 6 scored in the friendly between U-Striker and Viet Stars. 20 came in just one game, all scored by the same team… some teams won’t have scored that by the end of the season. I’ve just read the comments posted onto our Facebook page, and…

Let the game’s commence!

The long wait is almost over… pre-season is almost over… the start of the Auckland Sunday Football Association’s 43rd season is only days away and, whilst we have bid farewell to a number of teams, we are pleased to so many familiar names and faces returning once again. Internationale, the 2017 Double Winners, and 2018…