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Exciting opportunities. Norwest United and Waitakere City are in the final stages of amalgamating and have applied for Club membership with Northern Region Football. West Coast Rangers is now established and a Board is in place with a comprehensive Strategic Plan to deliver against its vision. To support this work the new Club has vacancies for the following full-time roles:

Amalgamation News.

Dear Members. The executive committees of your clubs are delighted to confirm that, after the AGM (Waitakere) and SGM (Norwest) in the week of November 3 rd , it was unanimously agreed that the two clubs should proceed with amalgamation and the creation of a new club, West Coast Rangers F.C. This is a pivotal moment in the long history of two proud clubs, and lays the foundations for a strong

Fathers Day Raffle Results

Our Fathers Day Raffle has been drawn and the results are below. Congratulations to all the winners, you will be contacted shortly on how to collect you prize. Thank you to everyone who supported this. 1st prize WINNER:  #2790 - Kevin Bentley 2nd prize WINNER: #2258 - Marley Hansell 3rd prize WINNER: #1229 - Patrick Pendergast 4th prize WINNER: #1853 - Paul Jarvie 5th&n


Waitakere City are looking for expressions of interest in the role of our Men’s NRFL Premier Team Coach.  The Club is focused on change in this area, and is looking for a key individual to make a three year commitment to this role. The right individual will attract and lead quality players, reporting to a Director of Football (to be appointed) with a goal of excellence and success.


Youth girls teams at 14th and 16th grade West Coast Rangers are looking for expressions of interest in coaching our youth girls teams at 14th and 16th grade for the 2021 season.  Our players train in a competitive and fun environment while focusing on developing individual skills, athleticism and tactical awareness.  We look to encourage and nurture excellence amongst our players bo

WCR Summer Football Juniors & Seniors.

Waitakere City FC and Norwest United FC are excited to once again run our Summer Football League and registrations are open for all teams that want to play. Summer Football for juniors and seniors is different from winter leagues in many ways. The main one is you do not have to belong to a club, be registered to NZ Football or even have played the game before. Summer Football is all about havin

Fathers Day Raffle

A little belated due to Covid 19 and the restrictions we are currently in but we have finally got the tickets out for our Fathers Day raffle. These have gone out all the junior WCFC teams and any one else who wants to help sell some. The date that the prizes will be drawn has been extended out to the 18th October. All ticket stubs need to be returned to the club by 5pm on the 18th to be eligible

Back to Football Safety.

Play it safe. Play it healthy. As we head back to another restart we all need to remeber to be covid safe. Attached is great infographic made by Fit4Football which shows a few key points to keep in mind whether you're at football or just out and about. While at WCFC and Fred Taylor park please remember; Everyone that enters the park needs to sign in using the new QR codes for the GOVERNME

Covid-19 level 3 Restrictions

Following the Governments’ announcement this afternoon: Northland will remain at Covid-19 Alert Level 2; football can continue provided clubs have the necessary Public Health Measures in place. Area Managers will be in contact to confirm the arrangements. Auckland will remain at Covid-19 Alert Level 3, as per our Thursday communication; All Football and Futsal - including First Kicks,

Junior Open Training Programme

Attached below is a link to your information on our Junior Open Training Programme for all Waitakere & Norwest junior players. We are really excited to provide this opportunity to help develop their football education in a fun but structured training environment.   The sessions will be coached by Westcoast Rangers Coaching Staff so players will have access to a hi

WCFC Holiday programme.

WCFC in association with TJH will be offering its popular School Holiday Programme again across holidays coming up. This is a great opportunity to leasrn some new skills and have some fun with other football kids in safe fruiendly environment. This is for all boys and girls between 7 and 13 years of age and of any level of football. Dam Semp has been confirmed to run the first week of

Open letter from NRF

   Northern Regional Football has issued an open letter to all clubs about player conduct at all levels of the game. " Despite the large majority of our approximately 35,000 members making a happy and positive return centred around what is good in our game, there remains an element of our membership willing to engage in acts of anti-social verbal or physical abuse against players

WCFC Hosting Ref course

WCFC has been asked by NRF to host a Club Based Referee  course next Friday Afternoon, 6.30pm - 9.30pm. This is a great opportunity to get as many of our team refs up to learn the finer points of refereeing. To be involved you do need to register to attend through Comet and the instructions to do so are below. If anyone has any questions please feel free to contact the club, waitaker


WE'RE BACK, FOOTBALL RETURNS TO FRED TAYLOR PARK! Kia ora to all members of Waitakere City Football Club. The time has arrived.! We can start training again from 25th May and prepare for the season that is hopefully fast approaching. The previous 6 weeks, your club executive has been planning for this moment. We have implemented many new protocols and systems that must be followed to allo

A Return to Football

Attached is the latest update from New Zealand Football on their Return to Football guidelines. The club management has been working tirelessly to produce systems to operate within Covid 19 regulations. We have worked hard to receive approval form New Zealand Football, NFF and the Auckland Council so that we can get back on the grass and begin training for the up coming season. Having compl

Covid-19 Level 2 & Football

The below is Northern Footballs latest news about what Level 2 Restrictions will look like. The club executive is working hard to get all nesscesary systems in place that abide by Governments / Council and NZ Football gudielines. These will need to be followed by all that visit Fred Taylor park so we ask for patience while we produce these guidelines. As soon as we can we will be back trai

Waitakere City Supporters Club

We are all going through some unprecedented times and no more than your community football club. With the season still to get under way keeping our club running is at best difficult. With everyones help we can all get behind the future of the club by becoming a member of the Waitakere City Football Clubs Supporters Club. Anyone can become a supporter, you dont have to be a player. You ca

NZF Stay Home, Stay Fit. Week 3.

New Zeland Football has come out with their latest Stay Home Stay Fit training plan for all the kids to keep up with their football training. NZF recommends parents/siblings work through this programme with the player(s). We will have a new weekly schedule at the start of every week and we recommend that players complete the programme in full in order to keep ready for when football k

Update on the 2020 Season.

Covid-19 pandemic/football operations 2020  Out of concern for the health of our community amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, the start of the winter football and futsal season has been further postponed until at least Queens Birthday weekend (Saturday 30th May 2020). This difficult decision has been reached by NZ Football in agreement with the seven Federations, with the country still in


As a way to connect football players from all parts of the world, Norwest United FC and Waitakere City FC are very excited to announce that we’re challenging some of our friends in Canada to a ‘Football at Home Skills Competition’. Fusion FC, Richmond Girls Soccer Association, Killarney Football Club and the Italian Cultural Soccer Fedeation have all acc

NZ Football FIFA20 championship announced.

Are you missing football and the buzz of competing?   Don’t worry, New Zealand Football has teamed up with online gaming platform LetsPlay.Live to give you your fix!  The FIFA 20 Online Competition will provide people all over this sports-mad nation with the opportunity to test their skills against other gamers, as well as offering the chance to call themselves one of the

WCFC Important Info for Registrations.

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Dear members, We hope that this finds you all well and anchored down at home during these uncertain times. We know that you are all awaiting a good outcome from the lock down that we are in, and we hope that you are all staying safe and well in your isolated areas. While this is going on we are working to establish everything we need for when the season is up and running and we need your he

NZF Home Training Plan

NZF Home training plan
Home training programme launches today! We are happy to launch our new  handy training programme aimed at junior and youth footballers.   The beauty of our programmes is that it is easy to follow and can be done in your own backyard or local area. We have also designed it where it can be completed individually or with a sibling.   Our programme i

TP Challenge

Are you looking for something to do with all our free time. This TP Challange is taking over the web and is a great way to practise our ball skills inside... still get mums approval ok. Give this a go and post up your videos on Facebook or twitter and share them to the club page. Remember to #waitakerecityfc on everything you post... stay safe out there.


As you all know by now the Government has implemented Level 4 restrictions to combat the spread of this virus. It is up to us to make sure we stay at home for the next few weeks and do all that we can to beat it. As a club we will have communication out to members about the club, the postponement of the season and how we can all stay involved and connected in football during these tim

POSTPONED - Juniors Preseason Tournament

This year juniors preseason tournament is happening March 21st and 22nd for all grade U9 to U12. This tournament is to help the junior teams get prepared for the upcoming season. Some groups like the 9s and 11s will be playing in a larger format game for possibly the first time. These games are a great chance to try out new options on players and positions. If you would like more info please