SPDP – Term 2
Apr15

SPDP – Term 2

Matamata-Piako, Thames Valley and South Waikato youngsters can sign up now for the term 2 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 2, 2019 (ages 6-14) Training days:...

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Mini-Kickers Muster
Apr03

Mini-Kickers Muster

Our first muster for the 2019 Mini-Kickers programme is this Saturday, April 6, at the Matamata Domain – from 9am to 10am. If you haven’t registered your child for Mini-Kickers yet you can do so HERE or at the muster on Saturday. The Mini-Kickers programme is for players aged 4 to 7. You’ll find out all you need to know about this programme HERE.

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2019 Junior Football Teams
Mar28

2019 Junior Football Teams

We are pleased to announce our junior 8th to 13th/14th grade teams for the 2019 season. We have done our best to accommodate as many requests as possible while also attempting to ensure the players are at the appropriate age and ability level to help with their enjoyment. If you have any questions, please contact us on admin@matamataswifts.com. Teams are listed below and, please note, they may be subject to change. But first: Coaches:...

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Goalkeeper Training
Mar24

Goalkeeper Training

We are pleased to add some goalkeeper training sessions to our player development programme. Comag Matamata Swifts Goalkeeper (and WaiBOP Football FDO) Seamus Casey will run two introductory sessions on Friday April 5 and Friday April 12, which will be followed regular development sessions during term 2. These sessions are open to any junior, youth or adult player interested in some specialised goalkeeper training. Goalkeeper Training...

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2019 Junior Football Registration
Feb27

2019 Junior Football Registration

Yes! It’s here. 2019 Junior football registration is now open. Click HERE to register.

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Ricki Herbert Comes To Matamata
Feb07

Ricki Herbert Comes To Matamata

The Matamata Domain will host the Ricki Herbert Football Academy’s (RHFA) newest football development programme, with the first session scheduled for Monday February 25. Herbert, the ex-All White and Wellington Phoenix coach, has partnered with Matamata Swifts AFC to introduce his Academy’s programme to the Eastern Waikato region. In doing so, the opportunity now exists for local Matamata-Piako, Thames Valley and South Waikato...

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Swifts Player Development Programme
Feb03

Swifts Player Development Programme

Matamata-Piako, Thames Valley and South Waikato youngsters can sign up now for the new 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 1, 2019 (ages 6-14) Training days:...

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2018 Annual General Meeting
Nov02

2018 Annual General Meeting

The 2018 Annual General Meeting of Matamata Swifts Association Football Club will be held at the Matamata Domain clubrooms at 7.03pm on Monday November 19. AGENDA Apologies. Obituaries. Minutes from the 2017 Annual General Meeting. President’s report. Financial report. Election of officers – position descriptions available on request. Written nominations to secretary@matamataswifts.co.nz no later than 7 days prior to the AGM....

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October 2018 School Holiday Programme
Sep19

October 2018 School Holiday Programme

School Holiday Futsal & Football Holiday Programme Monday October 8 to Wednesday October 10 Open to players of all levels and abilities from 6 to 14 years. Sign Up HERE.   Time & venue: 9am-3pm daily at Matamata College. Cost: $30 per day (0r $80 if registering for all three days). Players to bring: Training gear including football boots and indoor shoes; a change of clothing; lunch; water bottle. This programme is being...

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Swifts downed at Otumoetai
Sep02

Swifts downed at Otumoetai

Comag Matamata Swifts returned from their final trip across the Kaimais this season with a 3-0 defeat by Tauranga-based Otumoetai FC that has dented their hopes of a top six Loaded WaiBOP Premiership finish. After a run of four straight wins, the Swifts would have entered this match full of confidence, but three goals from the hosts in the opening 45 minutes put paid to that record. Matamata had chances of their own, but just didn’t...

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