Roving futsal reporter

Check out Marco Lorenz from the 14 Sharks showing off his supreme interview skills at the NZSS National Futsal Championships this week with this match report.  Well done Marco! Full interview here.

2017 Futsal Fiesta

The 2017 NZSS National Futsal Championships were held in Wellington at the ASB Centre this week. Island Bay United had strong representation across the board in the Girls’ and Boys’ competition.   Local derbies were replaced with new opposition from across the country, demonstrating the development of futsal in New […]

2017 14th Grade Trial Results

The final 14th grade trial was held Thursday 23rd March. Thanks to everyone who turned up and gave it everything. Congratulations to the players named below and best wishes for the season ahead! 14th Sharks Abe Tahau Eli Kay Enrico Stevens George Middleton George Walker Grainger Scott Luke Tolo-Kent Marco Lorenz Matthew […]

Coach and Manager Information Evening and Gear Collection

Island Bay United Club Rooms – Wakefield Park All coaches and managers are encouraged to attend one of our information evenings. This is also the time when you can collect your team gear bag. New coaches and managers – 7pm Monday 20 March We recommend all new coaches and managers […]

2017 Coach Education

The New Zealand Football Coach Education Pathway has courses available at all levels of the game including Junior, Youth and Senior. Each course provides coaches with age appropriate learning to enhance their players experience and development in the game. Find out more about each course and what it offers by […]

Gear now available from

We want to let you know Island Bay United AFC have a new uniform and gear supplier Kitman. Kitman provide all IBU gear requirements and offer a great selection of Nike apparel with free delivery direct to your door.  They offer a great service with competitive prices and purchasing via the site will also […]

Hale and hearty at IBU

In case you missed it over the summer, here is a great yarn from Stuff / DomPost about football participation at IBU. Represent… (Click through to next page to get the link to the full story.)

Flames Rank Highly in Taupo

The IBU Flames squad had a great run in the national McCartney Tournament in Taupo with a second place (on goal difference) in the Girls U15 comp. An unfortunate Phoenix-like draw at the wrong stage left them needing 10 goals in the final game to come top, and they were running hot […]

Futsal Nationals & Talent Centre News

Some of the best young talent of the IBU Juniors have been achieving at high level in the past few weeks. With several players chosen in the Capital Federation Futsal squads  for the July Nationals, Darren Yong and Ruairi Meredith put on a great show in U-12 Capital Yellow, which won the nationals against […]

Great performances at Wynton Rufer 2016

A number of teams recently competed at the Wynton Rufer tournament. 11th Grade Sharks There was a mix of eager anticipation and trepidation, as the team was in the ‘A’ roster, stacked with teams from the Premier League A division. The weather forecast was not encouraging, but in the end […]