Swifts score important home win
Jul09

Swifts score important home win

Comag Matamata Swifts seem to be getting back in the groove after an important 5-3 victory over Tauranga Old Blues on Saturday. The Swifts lost three league games during late-May and June, but the turn of the month has led to an upswing in form, with two consecutive wins over tricky opposition. Saturday’s game began with a rush. Leading scorer, Chris Walker, lifted the ball home to give the Swifts a 6th minute lead, before the...

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Swifts July 2017 School Holiday Football Camp
Jul08

Swifts July 2017 School Holiday Football Camp

Sign up now! Monday July 17 to Wednesday July 19 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 WaiBOP Football Federation as part of their Holiday Fun Football programme.   For more information please...

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What’s Happening – July 8/9
Jul07

What’s Happening – July 8/9

The Swifts men’s teams are spread across the Waikato & Bay of Plenty region again on what looks like being a miserable weekend weather-wise. Comag Matamata Swifts are back home in Loaded WaiBOP Premiership action and face second-placed Old Blues, while the Richardson Racing Stables Swifts Reserves head in the other direction to visit Old Blues Reserves (it’s worked out this way due to an early season switch in venues...

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What’s Happening – July 1/2
Jun30

What’s Happening – July 1/2

Swifts teams are flung far and wide across the Waikato & Bay of Plenty region this weekend, but we do have one home game each day to look forward to. Comag Matamata Swifts are back in Loaded WaiBOP Premiership action and face a tricky trip to West Hamilton, while the Richardson Racing Stables Swifts Reserves head in the other direction as they visit Te Puke United. The Swifts A team stay put, however, for their Waikato Division A...

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Swifts Chatham Cup run over
Jun25

Swifts Chatham Cup run over

Comag Matamata Swifts’ best ever run in the ISPS Handa Chatham Cup, New Zealand Football’s national knock-out competition, came to an end on Saturday after a 2-0 defeat to six-time winner, North Shore United. Despite their recent indifferent league form, the Swifts entered this match with confidence and created the first opening. But their spirits were dampened on the quarter hour when the visitors went ahead courtesy of an own goal....

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What’s Happening – June 24/25
Jun23

What’s Happening – June 24/25

We should all know by now what’s happening on the Domain at 2pm tomorrow (here’s a hint) but two of our other senior sides are also in cup action this weekend. The Swifts A team host Claudelands in the Waikato Plate at 12.15pm on Saturday while the Challenge Matamata Swifts Ladies travel to Cambridge on Sunday for their Waikato Ladies Cup second round match. The Richardson Racing Stables are also at home tomorrow, when...

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What’s Happening – June 17-18
Jun16

What’s Happening – June 17-18

Both Comag Matamata Swifts and Richardson Racing Stables Swifts Reserves head over the Kaimais on Saturday, while the A team heads in the other direction – to Te Awamutu. On Sunday, the Challenge Matamata Ladies team hosts Tokoroa in the final Waikato Division A game before moving into the Federation Bowl, where they’ll face a mixture of Waikato and Bay of Plenty teams. As usual, our junior 8th to 12th grade teams will be...

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What’s Happening – June 10-11
Jun07

What’s Happening – June 10-11

We have a Unicol triple header, of sorts, this Saturday for the men’s teams. Comag Matamata Swifts and Richardson Racing Stables Matamata Reserves host their Unicol counterparts in a Loaded WaiBOP Premiership/WaiBOP Championship double header, while the A team heads to Hamilton. All our Junior teams are back on the field after the long weekend, while the Challenge Matamata Swifts Ladies are in Hamilton on Sunday. Find out more...

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What’s Happening – June 3-5
Jun02

What’s Happening – June 3-5

We have a bit of a disjointed weekend to look forward to ( you get that when it’s a long one…). Comag Matamata Swifts continue their 2017 ISPS Hand Chatham Cup journey, but have to wait until Monday to kick off their round 2 match against another Auckland-based side, Unimount Bohemian Celtic. The match is at Bill McKinley Park in Panmure and kicks off at 2pm. Unimount competes in the AFF/NFF Conference, a comparative...

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What’s Happening – May 27/28
May26

What’s Happening – May 27/28

Our senior teams are more local this weekend with the COMAG Matamata Swifts and Richardson Racing Stables Swifts Reserves hosting their counterparts from Te Awamutu. The Swifts A team is in Hamilton again – to take on Hamilton Wanderers – while on Sunday the Challenge Matamata Swifts Ladies are at home for the second week running. Match Details – May 27-28, 2017 COMAG Matamata Swifts v Te Awamutu, 2.45pm, Matamata Domain...

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