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Be in the draw to win 2 return flights to Doha plus 13 nights' accommodation with match tickets to attend three pool play matches. 8 double packages up for grabs giving 16 New Zealanders the opportunity to win a trip of a lifetime. Purchase a $20 ticket to be in to WIN, with $10 of your purchase going back to your club! Winning tickets drawn on 1 October 2022. To purchase head to  ht

Thank you to Foundation North!

Keeping a club our size is a massive job and being able to keep the wheels turning while providing sporting opportunities for our members and the wider community is quite an undertaking. We are hugely thankful to Foundation North for helping us out with funding to keep all the crucial elements of our club going.

Match Day - Saturday 9th April

We are facing off against Ranui - Swanson FC today with home field advantage. They went down 3 nil against Papatoetoe AFC last week so like our boys they'll be out to redeem themselves so we should expect a good battle. Kick Off Times Reserves 2.30pm Firsts 5pm Bar & Kitchen will be open, the sun is shining so get down to McLennan Park and cheer the teams on! To vi

Logo Review and Refresh

Papakura City Football Club will be undergoing a review and refresh of the club's logo. We need a logo which represents the past, present and future of a modern Papakura City Football Club. At the heart of the process will be the opinions and thoughts of the Papakura City FC membership base.  We have put together a working group to go through the process of reviewing the current log

FREE Coaching Course

Are you the Mum, Grandmother, Auntie, female Family friend of a footballer? If so and you'd like learn about coaching football then this FREE course is for YOU! As a part of ?⚽G+W Month, Northern Region Football will be delivering a Junior Level 1 Coaching Course. This course is perfect for people who are looking to improve their coaching and to develop their knowledge and understanding of

March is Girls & Women Month!

In partnership with Northern Region Football , we will be celebrating the New Zealand Football Girls and Women's month. Come along to McLennan Park 11am on Sunday March 20th and join in the fun. Give football a go, be in to win spot prizes and meet a female footballer who has played for New Zealand as well as for teams in the UK and US. Keep an eye out on our Facebook and Instagram

Open Junior Training starts next week

What You Need To Know: - Traning will take place in groups of max 25. - Initial trainings will most likely be 5v5 games. - Please Scan in, QR CODES are present on the front of the clubrooms. - We ask that spectators are limited, stay back from the players as a separate gathering and practice social distancing. - If you are sick or you think you may have been a close contact DO NOT attend

Update from the PCFC board

To all our Members from the PCFC Board, We hope you've all had a good start to the New Year. The Board has been busy and I thought it would be great to reflect the massive amount of achievements so far.   The Club has successfully secured the services of highly regarded Ben Hill, Ex Oceania football, to aid in our Director of football position. Ben then quickly secured the se

Are you our next grounds hero?

We are *still* on the hunt to fill the big boots of our current groundsman....detail of duties below. Please email Dave on with any questions about the role. Papakura City Football Club (PCFC) Groundsman Duties Liaise with  PCFC Executive Committee (Exec) or Director of Football (DoF) re condition of PCFC assets. Northern Region Footbal

Women's Team Coaching Position Vacancies

Senior Women's Coaches We are s eeking to fill the following positions: Women’s Head Coach - Ideally C License or working towards it Women’s Assistant Coach Women’s Reserve Coach Papakura City Football Club (PCFC) is a progressive club with calculated strategic goals. Our Women’s 1st team plays in the NRF Championship. PCFC is looking for qualified a

Papakura City FC partner with Gold Coast United FC

Papakura City FC is proud and extremely excited to announce a partnership with Gold Coast United FC, based in Gold Coast, Australia. The partnership looks to establish strong ties between both club communities and to develop extended opportunities to expand the football experience available to all players, coaches and officials of both clubs. When Liam Martin, Director Of Football at Papaku

Remainder of Auckland football season cancelled

Northern Region Football has made the tough decision to cancel the remainder of the Auckland football season for all grades and levels of competition, because of the COVID-19 lockdown. “We did everything we could to play again, creating many, many season scenarios, and working constructively with Council as well as cricket and softball on what grounds could be available, including a short

Team Spotlight - Bula

Loyalty should, like all the positive stories in football, be shared. Most of us have been in that situation when for one reason or another, players take up what they think is a better offer. But for coach Vik, who has been at Papakura City FC for a number of years and seen more than most, knows it is frustrating to have teams torn. However this spotlight section is not about that, it's about

PCFC in the Community

"Huge praise to the Tania Dalton Foundation Foundation for their Boost initiative. What a fantastic programme, offering these girls opportunities in sport and dance, all in one location at our much-adored Papakura High School. Huge thanks to Rose at CLM Community Sport for starting this very cool relationship. Thanks also to our exceptional PCFC coaches Brenna and Mahalia, always showin

Football Connect is coming to Kura

Youthtown and New Zealand Football present Football Connect hosted by Papakura City FC! Join in with your mates for three days of serious football fun with Youthtown's superstar coaches from the Football Ferns! Not only that, if you sign up for the 3-day school holiday programme, you can also register for the 10-week programme to be coached on Tuesdays by a Football Fern and play in a team on

U16-U17 Grading

If you are wanting to play in the Under 17's age group this year (this incorporates 16 & 17s), please attend grading this Wednesday the 17th of March. Arrive at 6:00pm to be ready for a 6:15pm START . Shin pads must be worn and players should be registered with the club. If you have any questions please contact Tim - / 027 652 8448 or Nicky -

More than Football #1

Papakura City FC is more than football....people ask what makes us a "community club" and this is just part of the answer. Yes we offer football based community programmes but we do so much more than that as well. In 2020 our community team under the leadership of Dave & Liam with the help of CLM Community Sport have been working to get more kids in our Papakura community physically active.

Level 3 Lockdown starting Sunday 28th February

We wish to advise our members that there will be no football activities taking place at McLennan Park and Papakura City FC until at least Sunday 7th March due to Auckland moving to Level 3 at 6am today. Take care, be kind and stay safe. Kia Kaha

Level 2 - Return to Play February 2021

At 11.59pm tonight (Wednesday 17th February) Auckland moves down a level to Level 2 which means Football can resume with certain conditions in place. Please see the attached information from NZ Football for the full guidelines. - Stay home if you are sick and seek advice about getting a test. - Wash or sanitise hands before and after playing - Use the club Government Tracer QR code to check

Covid 19 Update February 2021

We wish to advise our members that there will be no football activities taking place at McLennan Park and Papakura City FC until at least Thursday 18th February due to Auckland moving to Level 3 at 11.59pm tonight. So far this will have an impact on the following trainings and programmes; Community Football - Monday nights. Starting February 15th - restart postponed 4-8 year olds Developm

PCFC is a 2020 Most Popular Award Winner

#1 Most Popular Kids Activity in the Papakura Region #2 Most Popular Kids Activity in Manurewa #12 Most Popular Kids Activity in Auckland #15 Most Popular Kids Activity in the Auckland Region #24 Most Popular Kids Activity in New Zealand

Changes to PCFC's Development Programme!

There has been a lot of background work to create the best possible and affordable development program for the club’s members for the long and short term. Considerations taken on board were costs, schedule clashes with club training and number of qualified coaches. This year we have decided to incorporate our development program into our regular club membership. What this mea

Coach Announcement - Women's Head Coach

We are happy to announce the appointment of Eric Jones to the position of Women's Head Coach, supported by Director of Football and former Head Coach, Liam Martin. Eric has played in New Zealand for several years, along with coaching Junior, Youth and Senior players across NZ. Eric has gained experience at several clubs including Melville, Te Atatu, East Coast Bays, Forrest Hill Milford and Chr

U5s & U6s Friday Night Football

We're doing things a little different for our youngest juniors this year. Thanks to support from CLM Community Sport & Aktive - Auckland Sport & Recreation we are able to offer FREE registration to players born 2015 & 2016. This is open to existing players and new players from our community. Game nights will run 6pm - 7pm on Fridays starting 12th February through to 4th June with

Welcome to our new website!

After many weeks of hard work behind the scenes, we are proud to launch our new website and registration platform. This will elimate the use of MyComet for (most) registrations from now on thanks to Friendly Manager. Players, members, coaches, managers etc will get more details on how you can make the most of this new platform to better manage your teams, schedules and gear closer to the star

School Holiday Programme - January 2021

We are taking registrations now for our January school holiday programme please email Liam on OR click here

2020 Annual General Meeting

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Annual General Meeting of the Papakura City Football Club will be held at McLennan Park clubrooms at 6pm, Sunday 29th November. All welcome!

Junior Summer Football kicked off 19/10/20

After having to postpone the start of our junior summer football programme due to bad weather on the 12th October we were able to kick things off on Monday 19th.   No registrations are needed and it's a great way for kids to try out football before joining a team for the winter season.   We have a group of qualified coaches lead by Liam Martin (Director of Football) helping run