New Zealand women’s football has taken on a sharp new direction with an ever increasing number of players competing at top leagues overseas and, as FIFA.com examines, the Football Ferns are set to be the beneficiaries.
FIFA.com's latest stats review features the finishing of Brek Shea and the Germany U-17s, surprising results for the New Zealand women, Venezuela and Cerezo Osaka, and a Chilean's swift impact.
New Zealand scored two goals in the dying minutes for a dramatic 2-2 comeback draw against Mexico to secure their first FIFA Women’s World Cup™ point, and deny their opponents a maiden victory on the world stage.
New Zealand may be eliminated from the FIFA Women's World Cup following their defeat against England, but captain Rebecca Smith says the team are determined to take some spoils from the final outing against Mexico.
New Zealand veteran Rebecca Smith speaks exclusively to FIFA.com about this summer’s FIFA Women's World Cup™ finals and her country's odds of surprising the world.
The words of the popular football anthem 'Football's coming home' will ring true for many of the Germany-based players at this year's FIFA Women's World Cup.