News

13th Grade Academy into Metro

Our 13th Grade Academy Team have qualified for the Metro competition through their grading rounds.more

Upskilled Coaches

The club have put 76 coaches through a coaching course in the past few months in a bid to continually increase the standards of our coaches working with young players.more

Chatham Cup Exit

North Shore United exited the Chatham Cup on Saturday as they lost 4-1 to a classy Eastern Suburbs outfit.more

NSU/WPSS July School Holiday Programme

The North Shore United/Wellington Phoenix Soccer School Holiday programme returns for the July school holidays and this time the Phoenix are Visiting!

The Auckland-based Wellington Phoenix Soccer School (WPSS) have released dates & venues for July school holiday programmes...more

NSU Team Photos - Mon 22nd, Tues 23rd and Weds 24th June

The NSU team photos have been scheduled for Monday 22nd, Tuesday 23rd and Wednesday 24th June. Please check the attached timetable carefully to find your allocated timeslot...more

NSU Nike Training Tops - Only $45

These new Nike NSU Training tops are just perfect now that the colder weather is upon us - at just $45 they are great for kids to wear to training, or before their games on Saturdays... Available is sizes XS, S, M, L and XL (would fit 4-14 year olds - approx). Available for purchase at Allen Hill Club rooms - contact Alice 445 7087 or office@nsu.org.nzmore

Shore Stay Top with Win at Manurewa

Shore maintained their lead at the top of NRFL Div1 after another away day victory this time 3-1 at Manurewa.more

Shore Edge Cup Thriller

Shore toppled Premier League side Hamilton Wanderers 1-0 in the 2nd Round of the ASB Chatham Cup on Monday thanks to Jamie Shields 52min winner.more

Shore Extend Winning Streak

The 1st Team extended their winning streak to 8 matches with a 2-0 win over local rivals Takapunamore

***SOLD OUT*** NSU Quiz Night - Friday 24th July - Allen Hill ***SOLD OUT***

Thanks to our friends at Vero & Autosure NZ, we would like to present the 2015 North Shore United AFC Quiz Night. The Quiz Night will be held at the Allen Hill Club Rooms on Friday 24th July, with the doors opening at 7pm for a 7:30pm start...more

NSU & Wellington Phoenix Soccer School - Term 2 & 3

We are pleased to announce our partnership with Wellington Phoenix Soccer Schools brings you a fantastic opportunity to join one of their soccer schools in our area after school as part of an on-going development programme...more

1st Team Win in Chatham Cup

The first team advanced to the 2nd round of the Chatham Cup with a 1-0 win over Metro on Saturdaymore

Shore Players Selected for NZU17s

Three of our 1st Team squad have been selected to represent New Zealand in two U17 Internationals against Croatia & Qatar in Doha later in May.more

Shore Remain Top After Round 8

The 1st Team remain top of the NRFL Div1 after 8 rounds thanks to a 3-0 default win over Ngaruawahia. Other scores went our way with a 4 point gap emerging.more

Availability of NSU Nike Kit

For those of you still wishing to purchase the new NSU Nike kit, more stocks will be available from 17th May. We have been overwhelmed with the amount of purchases and the stocks have been depleted. Please contact Soccer Scene in Albany (476 7738) before heading up there - they only have a few sizes of the junior/youth gear currently in stock, but will have more from 17th May...more

Bike to Football

NORTH SHORE UNITED FOOTBALL CLUB has come up with its own nifty scheme to reduce Lake Road traffic plus venue parking congestion. Cycling to football is a great way to ease road and parking congestion, helps children warm up before the game and adds extra fun to the day...more

Shore Top after 2 Wins

Shore sit on top of the 1st Division after two wins in three days over Anzac Weekend. The 1st Team beat Hibiscus Coast 2-0 at home and 3-0 away at Ellerslie.more

NSU Welcomes Rockstar Cars and The Devonport Car Company as a new Sponsor

Rockstar Cars and the Devonport Car Company are delighted to come on board as sponsors of North Shore United. Jonno Leonard, the owner of both businesses, has 3 children who all play for the club....more

Shore Hit 8 at Mt Albert Ponsonby

North Shore 1st Team scored 8 goals to beat Mt Albert Ponsonby 8-2 and secure a third successive victory on the road. Friday night's victory saw Shore climb to 2nd on the table after 5 rounds of competition.more

Shore Continue Winning Ways

The 1st Team made it three wins from four with a vital away win at Mangere United on Sunday.more

Easter Weekend Action

The 1st Team played two matches over the Easter Weekend away in Tauranga where the hosts prevailed 2-1 despite an encouraging display from the Shore then on Monday away at Metro where we won 1-0 thanks to a Andrew Cowell goal.more

Shore Off To Winning Start

The 1st Team got their Northern 1st Division season off to a flyer with a 4-0 home victory over Manurewa at Allen Hill Stadium on Saturday.more

NFF Football Talent Centre and Skills Centre Programme 2015

Congratulations to the following North Shore players who successfully trialed for the Northern Football Federation Football Talent Centre and Skills Centre Programmes...more

NSU V NZ U17 - 4-2

Thanks to all of you who came down to our Muster Day on Sunday. The day was a great success, the weather was stunning and the NSU v NZ U17 game resulted in a 4-2 win to North shore...more

Bayswater Park - Project Update

The grow-in of the Couch turf at Bayswater Park is going very well with close to 100% coverage now achieved. (photo attached)...more

Goalkeeper Coach and Kit Managers Wanted

North Shore United is looking for people to fill the following 3 roles:
- Club and First Team Goalkeeper Coach
- First Team Kit Manager
- Reserve Team Kit Manager
If you are interested, please contact Paul Temple: techdirector@nsu.org.nz or 021 449 613.more

Madison Elrick part of winning team at NAGT

Madison Elrick was selected to play in the U16 National Tournament in Wellington just before Christmas... Northern Football were Champions in both the boys U15 and U16 age groups...more

Arabella Maynard continues to excel in Football NZ's NTC

Arabella Maynard who played in the NSU Girls U13 Fantails in 2014 continues to excel in football...more

Congratulations to Olly Chambers - Selected for NTC Camp

Olly Chambers attends National Talent Centre Camp...more

Paul Temple to lead continued growth at North Shore United

The Board of North Shore United is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Paul Temple as its new Technical Director and First Team Head Coach. Paul comes to the Shore having been Football Development Officer for Northern Football Federation, Co-Head Coach for Waitakere United in the ASB Premiership and is currently Assistant Coach for New Zealand's U17 Men's Team.more

Our Vision for a Redeveloped Allen Hill Stadium

North Shore United - Redevelopment Proposal for Allen Hill Stadium (Dacre Park)and integration with Ngataringa Park. Click "more to read the submission to Local Board...more

Quiz Night - Thanks for your Support

The club rooms at Allen Hill were full to bursting last Friday for the annual quiz. A great night was enjoyed by all - thanks to all of you who came along and helped to raise funds for the club. We raised in excess of $5000, so well worth all the effort...more

NSU Compete in Albany United - 6th Grade Festival, Sunday 1st June

Over the Queen’s Birthday Weekend, Albany United Football Club held a 6th Grade Festival at Rosedale Park. North Shore United was pleased to have representation with a 6 boy squad...more

Alan Carrick

We learned the sad news that Alan Carrick passed away on Friday 27th June. Alan was 84 years old and was a long time supporter of North Shore United for over 30 years, he was also the unofficial groundsman at North Shore for many years. There will be a memorial service for Alan at Allen Hill club rooms on Monday 7th July at 2.00pmmore

Duncan Cole 1958 - 2014

It is with great sadness that we heard the news of Duncan's passing a few days ago.

Colesy (as he was affectionately known), joined North Shore United from Birkenhead in the 1970's (as a 19 year old) and played for the club through the National League era, (between 1978 and 1988) and played in the team that won the Chatham Cup in 1986...more
NSU Shirts given to Ethiopia - 2013

New Shirts for First Kicks - Old Shirts donated to Ethiopia

Late last year we were fortunate to receive funding from NZCT towards the replacement of all our First Kicks shirts. You may have seen how smart the kids look in their new shirts and thankfully these are a much better fit than the old reversibles. Our old shirts went to a good home in Ethiopia - click "more" to find out where they ended up...more
Primary Schools Tournament - 2014

NSU Peninsula Primary Schools Tournament

NSU hosted the peninsula primary schools tournament on Thursday 10th April. 6 local schools took part in the day which was a great success... click "more" to see full results and photos from the day:more

100 Club - Update

With the new season nearly upon us I want to bring you up to date with events and our thoughts around continuing the 100 CLUB into 2014, along with our 1st team news.more

Help Improve our Club

To Club Members and Supporters of North Shore United Football Club,

The Club Board would like to update you and ask for your support for an important initiative that is gaining some momentum this year.more

100 Club

Thank you to all of you who have kindly donated towards the completion of our Honours Boards in the Club rooms at Allen Hill. See "more"....more

Second Hand Gear

A reminder that we do operate a "boot swap" at the club and we currently have a variety of second hand boots available - you can either bring down your old boots that no longer fit in exchange for another pair that do, or choose a pair in return for a small donation to the club. We also have a limited supply of second hand shorts and socks available. Please contact Alice on 445 7087.more

Ground closures - how they work

Here is a brief explanation about grounds and cancellations and an answer to that common question - why is rugby playing whilst football is cancelled.

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2015 Registrations Now Closed

Ground Closures

Wednesday 8th July

Bayswater Park - Open

Stanley Bay Park - Open

Fort Takapuna - Closed

Ngataringa Village Green - Closed

 

Training During School Holidays

There will be no scheduled training during the first week of the school holidays, but training resumes as normal during the second week - Please check with your team manager if in any doubt about whether your training is on.

First Kicks Training resumes on Wednesday 22nd July

Juniors/Youth - No games on Saturday 11th July (except Youth Metro fixtures)

First Kicks - No games on Saturday 11th July or Saturday 18th July

 

To check ACC sportsfield closures click link below (updated daily after 2pm):

http://www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/EN/PARKSFACILITIES/SPORTSFIELDS/Pages/Home.aspx  

 

 

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