What’s Happening – April 22-23?
Apr21

What’s Happening – April 22-23?

Cup fever (if there actually is such a thing…) hits the Domain tomorrow as we kick off our ISPS Handa Chatham Cup campaign against Internationale FC from Auckland. It turns out, due to the cup game and ground issues, we’ll be hosting another triple header on Saturday with all the men’s teams. The Challenge Matamata Swifts Ladies play their first game against a non-Melville United side, which will be a nice change. Find out...

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Register to play football in 2017
Feb19

Register to play football in 2017

You can now register to play football for Matamata Swifts during the 2017 season. Please click here to go to our registration form.   Everyone who played for us in 2016 must register for the 2017 season. New players must register before we can request a transfer clearance. Senior players: please click here for pre-season details and contact information. Junior players: full registration information is now available on the Juniors...

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Senior Prizegiving 2016
Oct11

Senior Prizegiving 2016

On Saturday night the Matamata Swifts AFC end of season prize giving was held at the Matamata RSA. We all enjoyed a terrific meal with friends and team mates. Special guests for the evening Ruth and Steve Mayne (sister and brother-in-law of Dave Mann) were present and that made it an extra special evening.  Our friend Libby was remembered not with a minutes silence for that would not have been his style. Instead we charged our...

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Prizegiving time!
Aug30

Prizegiving time!

The end of the season is upon so it’s time to celebrate 2016. We have three scheduled prizegiving events this year: Mini-Kickers Prizegiving: this will be held on Saturday September 3, following our final Mini-Kickers session of the season. Junior Prizegiving: For our 9th to 13th Grade teams – this will be held on Sunday September 11 at the Matamata Domain. Start time is 11am. Players to contact their team coach for more...

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Swifts score delicious derby day victory
Aug28

Swifts score delicious derby day victory

Waikato Stud Matamata Swifts completed a delicious 2-0 derby day win over Cambridge on Saturday to move to second, at least temporarily, in the Loaded WaiBOP Premiership standings. This was always likely to be a tasty encounter and it didn’t disappoint the home fans. The visitors arrived with a clear plan in mind – kick Jordane Lambert – but the Swifts are familiar with this approach and introduced a plan to take full advantage....

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What’s Happening – August 27/28
Aug26

What’s Happening – August 27/28

CANCELLATIONS: check back here for information on any postponements and cancellations....

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Swifts ease to victory in Tauranga
Aug21

Swifts ease to victory in Tauranga

Waikato Stud Matamata Swifts won 3-0 at bottom side Tauranga City United on Saturday to move into joint second on the Loaded WaiBOP Premiership table as the 2016 season nears its end. Mercurial Frenchman, Jordane Lambert, opened the scoring early with his tenth goal of the season, before second half strikes from Chris Walker and Ben Vogt eased the Swifts to their thirteenth win of the season against a side that will be playing...

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What’s Happening – August 20/21
Aug19
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Swifts battered at league leaders
Aug14

Swifts battered at league leaders

Waikato Stud Matamata Swifts suffered their largest defeat of the season in going down 6-1 at runaway Loaded WaiBOP Premiership leaders, Ngongotaha. But things started so differently for the Swifts. Jordane Lambert, a season-long target for the more robust teams, put Matamata in front from an early free kick, then Ben Vogt scored what looked like the second. Unfortunately play was pulled back for an earlier incident and the Swifts...

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What’s Happening – August 13/14
Aug12
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