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Senior Football in 2022

Senior Football in 2022

We've had a fairly low key start, at least publicly, to the Swifts 2022 senior football season. That's been deliberate as we figure out what we want to do and where we want to be this year. Our senior players, both men and women, have been in training for several...

Register to play in 2022

Register to play in 2022

We are now taking registrations for all junior, youth and senior players wishing to play football for the Swifts in 2022. Please CLICK HERE to sign up. FOOTBALL AT RED New Zealand Football has provided guidance for delivering football and futsal competitions, matches...

Player Development – Term 1, 2022

Player Development – Term 1, 2022

Matamata-Piako, Thames Valley and South Waikato youngsters can sign up now for the term 1 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...

Futsal – Term 1

Futsal – Term 1

Our term 1 futsal sessions begin on Monday February 21 and will run every following Monday until the end of the term. SIGN UP HERE. Venue Headon Events Centre. Ages 8-13 years, boys and girls. Cost Free. Times Ages 8-10: 4.30pm to 5.30pm. Ages 11-13: 5.30pm to...

Senior Pre-Season Training

Senior Pre-Season Training

Senior Men Pre-Season training for our male players ahead of the 2022 season will begin on Thursday February 3 at the Matamata Domain. The session starts at 6.30pm so aim to be there 10-15 minutes prior. Training will continue every Tuesday and Thursday evening from...

Matamata footballer flying in Oz

Matamata footballer flying in Oz

Former Matamata Swifts footballer, Scott Hilliar, is making a name for himself in the cut-throat world of Australian semi-professional football. On Sunday December 5, Scott captained his Melbourne-based team, Avondale FC, as they won the Victorian state-wide Dockerty...

VALE // Barry Simonsen

VALE // Barry Simonsen

UPDATE: A private family ceremony will be held with a public gathering to be advertised at a later date. Messages to the Simonsen family C/- Broadway Funeral Home, 10 Short St , Matamata 3400. We are devastated to learn of the passing of Matamata Swifts' Life Member,...

All go at AGM

All go at AGM

Matamata Swifts' Annual General Meeting was held on Monday November 22. A good turnout of club members were presented another strong financial result, despite the recent Covid-influenced circumstances, and a not completely depressing report from the club President....

Swifts partner with Ultra

Swifts partner with Ultra

Matamata Swifts have signed a partnership agreement with Ultra Football New Zealand for the supply of playing and training apparel and equipment for the next three years. Swifts’ teams will continue to wear the Nike brand. After the Swifts’ previous supplier, The...

Matamata Swifts 2022 Calendar

Matamata Swifts 2022 Calendar

Purchase our 2022 fundraising calendar. Price: $25 per calendar (limited print run). Payment can be made by cash, eftpos (at the clubrooms on Thursday evenings) or internet banking. Our bank details are: Matamata Swifts AFC, Westpac Matamata – 030363-0323570-00....

Senior Round-Up – September

Senior Round-Up – September

Our senior teams are set to resume, then complete, their 2021 campaigns over the next three weeks. Here's what the schedule looks like: September 18 WaiBOP Premiership: Otumoetai v Comag Matamata Swifts, 2.45pm Waikato Men's Division 4: Waikato Unicol Gold v Fez Kebab...

Junior Update – September 2021

Junior Update – September 2021

Covid has a lot to answer for - not least of which is its impact on the 2021 football season. To confirm - the regular season for our junior teams and our Mini-Kickers programme is now over. It also looks like we'll be lucky to see any of the scheduled post-season...

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