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 […]
Southern United and Capital closed out their 2018 National Women’s League seasons in entertaining fashion at Sunnyvale on Sunday afternoon, with the home team edging a nine-goal thriller.
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, […]
Southern United 5 WaiBOP 2 Halftime: 3-2 Forrester Park, 25 November 2018 National Women’s League Match Week Eleven It was a world away from Colonia del Sacramento, that’s for sure. At the exact time that our U17 national team were creating World Cup history in the Uruguayan sunshine with […]
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.
National Women’s League Match Week Eight: Southern United 1 (Britney-Lee Nicholson) Northern Lights 2 (Emma Turnbull, Sam Tawharu) Halftime 0-1 Sunnyvale Park, 4 November 2018 Northern Lights had plenty of obstacles to overcome on their way to defeating Southern United 2-1 at Sunnyvale on Sunday afternoon in the National Women’s […]
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, […]