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Japan name squad for New Zealand friendly

February, 27 2014

TOKYO -- Japan coach Alberto Zaccheroni has named Milan's Keisuke Honda and Manchester United midfielder Shinji Kagawa to a 23-man squad for next week's World Cup warm-up against New Zealand. Honda and Kagawa were among 11 Europe-based players n...

El Tri's last chance carries $600M bottom line Video

Darren Rovell | | November, 1 2013

When Mexico takes the pitch at Azteca Wednesday night vs. New Zealand, there's the do-or-die, last-chance tension of World Cup qualifying, but there is also an estimated $600 million at stake. Marshall: El Tri consistent #INSERT type:imagecapti...

Mexico selects all-domestic squad for playoff Video

ESPN Staff | November, 1 2013

There are no European-based players on the Mexico squad that will take on New Zealand in the first leg of the World Cup qualifying playoff with New Zealand. New El Tri coach Miguel Herrera only selected players who play their club football in Me...

Chicharito: 'God has given us another chance' Video

ESPN staff | October, 16 2013

While most of the Mexican media bashed El Tri endlessly for its 2-1 loss to Costa Rica Tuesday, striker Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez and coach Victor Manuel Vucetich remained optimistic about international playoff qualifying after the b...

New Zealand struggles to find tuneup rivals

ESPN staff | October, 9 2013

New Zealand, which will play for a World Cup berth versus the team that finishes fourth in the 2014 CONCACAF Hexagonal regional qualifiers in progress, saw its tuneup match plans thwarted this week after matches in a six-team Los Angeles tournament w...

England out of U20 World Cup, Uruguay through

June, 29 2013

England made another miserable tournament exit as Peter Taylor's side crashed out of the Under-20 World Cup in Turkey.

Oceania WCQ: McGlinchey brace for All Whites

ESPN staff | October, 16 2012

A brace from Michael McGlinchey made it four wins from as many games for New Zealand in qualification for the 2014 World Cup as they defeated Tahiti 3-0.

Herbert signs New Zealand contract extension

ESPNsoccernet staff | February, 15 2012

New Zealand coach Ricki Herbert has signed a new contract extension which will ensure he will continue in the job until after the 2014 World Cup.

WWC: Mexico hold England, Japan beat NZ

ESPNsoccernet staff | June, 27 2011

Mexico held England to a 1-1 draw in their Women's World Cup Group B opener after an error by Karen Bardsley gifted Monica Ocampo an equaliser. Elsewhere, Japan moved to the top of the group with a deserved 2-1 victory over New Zealand in front of 15,000 fans in Bochum.

Australia get New Zealand friendly in Adelaide

April, 20 2011

The Socceroos will host New Zealand in a friendly match at the Adelaide Oval on June 5, New Zealand Football has confirmed.

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