SPDP – Term 4 2020
Oct10

SPDP – Term 4 2020

Matamata-Piako, Thames Valley and South Waikato youngsters can sign up now for the term4 Swifts Player Development Programme (SPDP). The SPDP is being run by the Ricki Herbert Football Academy in partnership with Matamata Swifts AFC. Players can sign up HERE. You don’t need to play for Matamata Swifts to sign up for the SPDP. It is open to footballers and non-footballers alike. Details for Term 4, 2020 Training days: Mondays Sessions...

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Swifts hammer West Ham
Sep27

Swifts hammer West Ham

Comag Matamata Swifts have saved their largest victory of the season for their penultimate match, beating West Hamilton United 5-1 in Hamilton on Saturday. It has been something of a grind for the Swifts this season, with their lack of proficiency in front of goal often leading to results slipping after promising performances. But there were no such issues this time out. Chris Lee’s second goal of the season gave the Swifts a slender...

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October School Holiday Camp
Sep23

October School Holiday Camp

Monday October 5 to Thursday October 8 Looking for something for the kids during the second week of the October school holidays? This is a fun football and physical literacy programme open boys and girls of all ability levels – footballers and non-footballers alike. Holiday camp details: Venue: Matamata Domain. Times: 9am to 3pm daily. Cost: $30 per day or $100 for all four days. Ages: boys and girls aged from 5 to 13 years....

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Young Swifts Set To Fly
Sep22

Young Swifts Set To Fly

Four young Matamata Swifts footballers are gearing up for a full-on week of immersion in their favourite sport. Jack Wilson, Leo Williams,  Theo Barlow and Ryley Bruce (pictured left to right) have been selected in the Ricki Herbert Football Academy’s tour squad to visit Auckland, Christchurch, and Wellington during the first week of the upcoming school holidays. The programme for the week involves daily training sessions with the...

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2020 Prizegivings – UPDATE
Sep21

2020 Prizegivings – UPDATE

Seniors Prizegiving will be held on Saturday October 17 at Fez Kebab (on Broadway). Arrive from 6.30pm for a 7pm start. Meals and drinks can be purchased. The annual Marrieds v Singles match will kick-off at the Domain at 2pm. 8th to 13th/14th Grade Prizegiving will be held on Saturday September 26 at the Domain. Prizegiving will now start at 11am.  

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CANCELLATIONS – August 8
Aug08

CANCELLATIONS – August 8

Today’s Mini-Kickers session has been cancelled due to the weather and ground conditions. All other junior and senior football is ON.

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Shape the future of our community
Jul30

Shape the future of our community

The Matamata Piako District Council is working on the Long Term Plan for our district and already have some plans underway to help Matamata-Piako become ‘the place of choice – lifestyle, opportunities, home’ but they want to hear our ideas too. We have submitted a project idea that includes turfing the training area at the Domain. You can find out more HERE. We now need your support in voting for this idea. We think it will make a big...

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Swifts School Holiday Programme
Jul07

Swifts School Holiday Programme

July 2020 school holidays Monday July 13 to Thursday July 16 Looking for something for the kids during the second week of the July school holidays? This is a fun football and physical literacy programme open boys and girls of all ability levels – footballers and non-footballers alike. Holiday camp details: Venue: Matamata Domain. Times: 9am to 3pm daily. Cost: $30 per day or $100 for all four days. Ages: boys and girls aged from...

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Football Update – May 21
May21

Football Update – May 21

Hopefully you’ve been keeping up with the information posted by WaiBOP Football Federation and NZ Football, which we’ve been posting on the Facebook page. Thankfully, we now have more to report (read on). Apologies for the length of this message…it won’t happen again. Please contact me on dwayne@dbmm.co.nz if you have any further questions.   TRAINING – JUNIORS & SENIORS Currently, teams are...

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2020 Junior Teams
May12

2020 Junior Teams

We are pleased to release the make-up of our 8th to 13th/14th Grade junior teams for the 2020 season. You can click HERE for the team lists (lists updated on May 29). Please note: Some children have been moved up or down a grade. This is due to the numbers in the respective age groups, particularly for the older children. We have attempted to accommodate all requests, especially where having children in the same team will help with...

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