Rich’s Round Up – Week 10

Another full round of games were played over the weekend and another 114 more goals scored/conceded across our five divisions. In the Premiership, the top four teams proved too strong for the bottom four teams, with leaders Kiwi True Blues, second placed Inter and third placed Zamantix Rovers Deuce all scoring

Rich’s Round Up – Week 9

No postponements and no abandonments to report off this week, which makes for a pleasant change.  There were nineteen games played, the majority of which were round nine fixtures. 96 goals scored/conceded. Well played everyone! Only one change in the Premiership following this round of fixtures, with Auckland Volcanoes' 3-0 win

Who is Laszlo Fristaczki?

Laszlo Fristaczki first landed in Auckland in 2002, and has been a friend of the ASFA since participating in the family football fiesta organised as a part of our 40th anniversary in 2015. Like most Hungarians, Laszlo LOVES attacking football and celebrating GOALS! His passion led him to create the LaasGoal (pictured

Rich’s Round Up – Week 8

Before the weekly round up the results from the Queen's Birthday Weekend, I want to address some of the comments being made on Facebook and Messenger about the lack of AFF referees this season.  I know it's upsetting to everyone involved, although we rarely hear anything from the winning players

Rich’s Round Up – Queen’s Birthday Weekend

I'd like to start with an acknowledgement to all the people who ensured that plenty of football was played yesterday, despite the wet-wintery conditions. Queen's Birthday weekend offers the ASFA an opportunity to reduce some of the league fixture back-log caused by early season postponements and Chatham cup clashes, and ensure

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

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

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

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