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Diamonds Earn Award Nominations

Tuesday, 10 May 2022, 4:22 pm | Wellington United

Wellington United Diamonds continue to bask in the glory of winning the Kate Sheppard Cup. On the day they won the cup, becoming the first team from Wellington to ever win the trophy, beating Hamilton Wanderers 1-0 in the final, they were also announced ... More >>

Diamonds Looking Forward To Kate Sheppard Cup Final

Thursday, 24 March 2022, 6:59 pm | Wellington United

There is a sense of eager anticipation in the Wellington United Diamonds camp as they prepare for Sunday's Kate Sheppard Cup Final against Hamilton Wanderers. It's been a long time coming for the W-League champions, they kicked of their cup run ... More >>

Wellington United AFC And Phoenix Metalman Recyclers Announce Men's Central League Sponsorship Deal

Wednesday, 23 March 2022, 5:21 pm | Wellington United

Wellington United are pleased to announce a new naming rights partner for their Men's Central League team for the 2022 season. Dave Richardson, Club Chair, was excited to welcome Phoenix Metalman Recyclers (PMR) to the Wellington United family. "We're ... More >>

United Stay In Contention With Come From Behind Win

Tuesday, 10 August 2021, 9:35 am | Wellington United

Wellington United kept their playoff hopes alive with a come from behind win against Wellington Olympic at Newtown Park on Saturday. Olympic opened the scoring in the 35th minute when a low cross eluded keeper, Crawford Plenderleith, and United's Gonzalo ... More >>

Losing Weekend For United Teams

Monday, 14 June 2021, 9:40 am | Wellington United

It Wasn't A Good Weekend For Wellington United With Both The Women's And Men's First Teams Losing. The Diamonds headed to Karori to take on the team they had beaten 3-2 in the Kate Sheppard Cup the week before. Waterside Karori were obviously smarting ... More >>

United Share Points In Eventful Game

Monday, 26 April 2021, 4:39 pm | Wellington United

TJF Photos. A broken arm, a red card, two penalties, a stunning free kick, there was plenty to talk about after the game between Wellington United and Stop Out in the top of the table clash at Hutt Park on Saturday. From the start Wellington United ... More >>

Late Goals Give United Teams Wins

Monday, 12 April 2021, 8:34 am | Wellington United

Wellington United’s Men’s and Women’s first team had a successful weekend both securing wins in the dying minutes of their games. The Women started the day with their new strips supporting the name of new sponsor Volpara Health. Their W-League ... More >>

United Win Two Trophies In A Day To Kick Off 2021

Sunday, 4 April 2021, 5:06 pm | Wellington United

Words by Dave Webster / WUAFC Media Wellington United kicked off the 2021 season winning two trophies on Good Friday.The first was the Kelly Cup, in its 48th year, making it the oldest Women's football trophy in New Zealand. The second was the Commemorative ... More >>

100 Up For Asha Strom

Monday, 7 September 2020, 11:17 am | Wellington United

Wellington United's latest centurion, Asha Strom, is something of an unsung hero. Playing in a defensive midfield role she doesn't get in the spotlight like those that score the goals, she just gets on with her job, a job she does so well and has ... More >>

Deipenau Cracker Lifts United Off Bottom Of Table

Monday, 10 August 2020, 3:51 pm | Wellington United

Despite a broken nose from last week's game, United's new Argentinian striker Ignacio Dipeanu, started again and had a major impact on the game scoring a cracking goal from the corner of the penalty area in the 68th minute that was instrumental in turning ... More >>

100 Up For Jemma Robertson

Friday, 17 July 2020, 1:46 pm | Wellington United

  Wellington United Diamonds game against North Wellington on Saturday will see Jemma Robertson make her 100th appearance for the club. She is the fourth Woman to achieve this feat joining Sandy Cumpstone, Sarah Alder and her sister Michaela ... More >>

Olympic Edge United

Monday, 6 July 2020, 2:06 pm | Wellington United

Wellington United suffered their fourth single goal defeat of the season against near neighbours Wellington Olympic at Newtown Park on Saturday. It was a game with a bit of an edge to it especially with ex Olympic players, Chas Lawerence, George ... More >>

Wellington United announce signing of Leo Villa

Tuesday, 21 January 2020, 12:13 pm | Wellington United

Wellington United have signed Argentinian midfielder Leo Villa for their 2020 Capital Premier Division season. More >>

Wellington United Announce Coaching Appointments for 2020

Monday, 7 October 2019, 10:11 am | Wellington United

Wellington United are pleased to announce the appointments of Guillermo Schiltenwolf to the role of Men's Premier Coach and Head of Youth Development and Maika Ruyter-Hooley as Women's head coach. More >>

Diamonds Secure W-League Title

Monday, 19 August 2019, 1:43 pm | Wellington United

Wellington United Diamonds achieved the first of their seasons goals when they secured a second consecutive W-League title with comfortable 6-0 win over Western Suburbs in atrocious conditions that saw the game called off with 10 or so minutes left to ... More >>

Mickey Robertson leads the way with 4 goal haul

Monday, 5 August 2019, 10:22 am | Wellington United

A four goal haul for Mickey Robertson took her goal scoring exploits for Wellington United to an incredible 103 goals in 103 games and led the way as the Diamonds destroyed Seatoun 7-0 in their W-League clash at Newtown Park on Saturday. Her sister, Jemma, ... More >>

Last minute drama sees points shared

Monday, 22 July 2019, 9:02 am | Wellington United

The first win of the season continues to prove elusive for both Wellington United and their opponents on Saturday, fellow strugglers, Wairarapa United Both teams had picked up just two points from two draws so far this season and this game could have ... More >>

Robertson sisters shine for diamonds

Monday, 15 July 2019, 8:56 am | Wellington United

It was a good weekend for the Robertson's, with Michaela marking her 100th appearance for Wellington United with her 98th goal and her sister, Jemma, taking her total for the season to 15 with a strike that is a definite contender for goal of the season, ... More >>

Superb Blackham strike sets up Diamonds win

Monday, 8 July 2019, 10:42 am | Wellington United

A superb strike from the edge of the penalty area, gave Nea Blackham her first goal for Wellington United and proved to be a turning point in what had been a tight game, setting up Diamonds for a 4-1 victory over Wairarapa United and seeing them progress ... More >>

WE ARE FAMILY - Profile of Guillermo Schiltenwolf

Tuesday, 2 July 2019, 12:46 pm | Wellington United

We are family. It may have been a smash hit for Sister Sledge in the disco fueled late 70s, but it is also the basis for an coaching ethos that has been instilled in Wellington United’s Women’s team over the past decade. The key figure behind ... More >>