In the final episode of The Return Fixture, Helena, Ella and Enzo discuss the National Women’s League grand final, look back on the season as a whole, and cackle at their federation/sub-Saharan African animal comparisons. Who is crowned the winner of The Return Fixture’s tipping competition? Who is declared to […]
This is it, the one you’ve been waiting for. The Penultimate Return Fixture. Dun Dun Dunnnnnnn. This week, Helena, Ella and Enzo annouce the winner of the tipping competition’s minor premiership, review the last round of the NWL, preview the final between the Canterbury United Pride and the Northern Lights, and […]
Helena, Ella and Enzo dig into the second to last NWL round robin fixtures, cast their eyes over the final round (including the Pride v AFF de facto semi final – English Park, 2pm, Saturday), and celebrate the successes of the Young Ferns and Football Ferns. Who is uncharacteristically organised, […]
The Return Fixture Episode 12: “That unity and togetherness and real team culture… That can take you places.”
Just a brief episode this week as the gang gear up for the last weeks of the National Women’s League campaign, the final of the Nations Cup (watch this on Saturday 1 December at 7 pm at http://www.oceaniafootball.com), and the under 17s take on Canada at 7.30 am Sunday (watch […]
This week Helena, Ella and Enzo celebrate, ruminate and commiserate the latest round of NWL, Football Ferns and Junior Football Ferns fixtures. Later, The Return Fixture’s He-lay-na chats to Hel-eee-na Kelderman. And listen through to the end for a unique musical ending. Note – kickoff changes: The Southern vs WaiBOP […]
This week on The Return Fixture sees hopes dashed, a wager set and the mickey taken as Helena, Ella and Enzo look back at last week’s NWL games and ahead to this crucial weekend in the competition’s calendar. Later, Enzo catches up with AFF coach Tracy Wrigley, discussing women in […]
This week Helena, Ella and Enzo dissect the first round of return fixtures. Who is ensnared, who is “adorable”, and who bemoans the lack of sympathy for their predictions? Later, Helena catches up with Canterbury United Pride head coach Alana ‘Gunnie’ Gunn.
Helena, Ella and Enzo get together to discuss the final week of the first full round of National Women’s League matches. Who goes on Orwellian rants, who admits they’re wrong (several times), and who spectacularly mispronounces a legend’s name? Later, Helena chats to Central defender and occasional captain Jenna Barry, […]
This week, while packing on the light puns, point scoring and predictions, Helena, Ella and Enzo dissect the double header round o the NWL with varying levels of insight. Later, Helena interviews WaiBOP captain and NZ under 20s player Tiana Hill for an illuminating chat about leadership and the NWL.
This week, Helena outwits her older yet not much wiser colleagues, Ella tries not to gloat too much, and Enzo’s weekly rants reach Trumpian proportions. Later, the gang look ahead to a mammoth double round weekend (the eagle-eyed and fox-cunning amongst you will note that one game has already been […]