Goals galore at the Domain
Apr15

Goals galore at the Domain

The Matamata Domain was the place to be over the weekend as local fans saw 31 goals scored in four games involving Matamata Swifts teams. Comag Matamata Swifts was the only side to taste defeat after a defensive mistake in the second half handed visitors, Tauranga Blue Rovers, a 3-2 Loaded WaiBOP Premiership victory. Rovers had earlier scored from set pieces at each end of the first half, sandwiching goals from Dayne Willemsen and...

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Slow start to 2018 for Swifts
Apr08

Slow start to 2018 for Swifts

The first weekend of the 2018 football season was a largely fruitless one for Matamata Swifts teams involved in league action. Comag Matamata Swifts lost 2-1 at West Hamilton in their opening Loaded WaiBOP Premiership match, while the Challenge Matamata Swifts Ladies tasted a 2-0 defeat at Melville United. The Swifts reserves will want to move on quickly from their 12-0 WaiBOP Championship loss at Ngaruawahia United. The Swifts’ match...

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April School Holiday Camp
Apr03

April School Holiday Camp

Monday April 16 to Wednesday April 18  Click here to register   Time & venue: 9am-3pm daily at the Matamata Domain. Cost: $30 per day. Players to bring: Training gear including football boots and indoor shoes; a change of clothing; lunch; water bottle. This programme is being run in association with Waikato Football Academy.   For more information please contact: Dwayne Barlow at dwayne@dbmm.co.nz and 021 993...

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2018 Senior Registration
Mar27

2018 Senior Registration

It’s taken a little while but we’re all set to sign our senior players up for the 2018 season. You will all hopefully have received your new MyCOMET username and password. Please use those details to login to this site and complete your registration. If you have not previously played football, go to the page shown above, click on the Sign Up link and go from there. If you have not seen any MyCOMET emails please go to this...

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Junior Teams for 2018
Mar24

Junior Teams for 2018

We are pleased to announce our junior 8th to 13th grade teams for the 2018 season (see below). Thank you to everyone for registering in a timely manner, attending grading and for your patience over the last couple of weeks as we’ve put these teams together. Please contact the club here if you have any questions about your child’s team placement this year. Coaches We have extra players this season, which means extra teams....

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Parsonage to coach Swifts
Mar16

Parsonage to coach Swifts

We are pleased to announce that Scott Parsonage has accepted the position as COMAG Matamata Swifts coach on a permanent basis for the 2018 football season. Scott has made more than 200 appearances for the club over three spells since making his debut in 1999 and has been looking after the side in a caretaker role for the last few weeks. Parsonage is looking forward to the challenge. “I had planned to have another season as a...

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Junior Grading – Sunday March 11
Mar08

Junior Grading – Sunday March 11

Grading for our 8th to 13th/14th grade junior teams takes place this Sunday, March 11, at the Matamata Domain.   GRADING TIMES 8th Grade (YOB 2010): 12.30pm to 1.30pm. 9th Grade & 10th Grade (YOB 2009 & 2008): 1.30pm to 3pm. 11th, 12th, 13th/14th Grade (YOB 2007, 2006, 2005 & 2004): 3pm to 4.30pm. We appreciate it’s a busy time of year so please just let us know if you can’t make it along on Sunday. Email...

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Waikato Football Academy sets up shop in Matamata
Feb26

Waikato Football Academy sets up shop in Matamata

After taking a tentative step into Matamata during term 4 of last year, the Waikato Football Academy (WFA) has scheduled a full year football development programme for 2018. Players can sign up here.   Locally based head coach Alastair Sievewright (pictured right) will oversee the programme, which has the full support of Matamata Swifts AFC. “I’m looking forward to working with young footballers and other sports people from the...

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Get In To Football in 2018
Feb25

Get In To Football in 2018

Matamata Swifts AFC is currently promoting registration for the 2018 junior football season. Players can sign up at one of the club’s two registration sessions, set for 6pm on Thursday March 1 and 12.30pm to 2pm on Saturday March 3 at the Matamata Domain clubrooms, or by filling out the simple online form: Players should click here for more. The Swifts’ Junior Co-ordinator, Ronan Costello, said the club is looking forward to another...

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2018 Junior Registration Opens
Feb20

2018 Junior Registration Opens

Registration is now open for the 2018 junior soccer season. Players will register using their new MyCOMET profile. Please click through to our Junior Registration page for everything you’ll need to know. We have produced a simple-to-follow chart to help you through the process. If you have any questions or issues you could visit one of our in-person registration sessions or email admin@matamataswifts.com. We look forward to all...

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