June 25, 2010
New Zealand's first World Cup in a generation was an unqualified success â€“ now the nationâ€™s football hierarchy needs to build on a golden 12 months.
June 20, 2010
New Zealandâ€™s fairy tale continues after they hung on for an excellent 1-1 draw with world champion Italy at Nelspruit.
June 16, 2010
This World Cup looks like being a slow boiler but the competition has reached fever pitch in one forgotten corner of the football world.
June 7, 2010
New Zealandâ€™s World Cup squad arrived in South Africa after a warm-up tour of mixed results but encouraging performances.
May 30, 2010
Expectation and excitement in New Zealand is on the rise after a memorable 1-0 win over Serbia in Austria.
The All Whites looked comfortable against the European outfit, even though they lacked a number of first teamers.
May 27, 2010
I had to let a bit of time elapse before getting back to the blog after Mondayâ€™s 2-1 defeat against Australia.
May 22, 2010
New Zealandâ€™s World Cup preparation steps up a gear this week with a â€˜friendlyâ€™ against Australia in Melbourne.
Itâ€™s a great warm up for the All Whites.
May 2, 2010
New Zealandâ€™s back at the World Cup and coach Ricki Herbert has the bulk of his squad already chosen.
As rank outsiders, theyâ€™ll be unknown to most of the world.
So who are they?