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Latest news: RHFA have announced dates for their next national training camps, the first to be held since the academy announced its partnership with English club Fulham FC. Details here.
Tournament: teams and players from our Auckland centres had an outstanding day at Papatoetoe Recreation Ground with Beachlands-Maraetai winning our RHFA Tournament. More details here.
Partnership formed with English club Fulham FC
PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCED: The Ricki Herbert Football Academy is pleased to announce a partnership with leading English club Fulham. The partnership will help RHFA and Fulham identify talented young players suitable for visiting England to work at the London club’s successful academy. More details are here.
After five days of fun and football, about 40 young players have headed home from the Ricki Herbert Football Academy’s first National Training Camp in Cambridge.read more
Players at the Ricki Herbert Football Academy’s National Training Camp enjoyed their second day together in Cambridge with sessions ranging from a beep test to a workshop on what makes a world class footballer.read more
The Papatoetoe Talent Development Centre has announced a three-day course for young players to be held in April 2016.read more
Academy founder Ricki Herbert plans to attend the national training camp in Cambridge next month during a break from his commitments as the national coach of the Maldives.read more
The Ricki Herbert Football Academy has broadened its age group limits for April’s national training camp in Cambridge to include children born in 2004.read more
The Beachlands-Maraetai Talent Development Centre has announced a three-day course for young players to be held in April 2016.read more
THE RICKI Herbert Football Academy has announced details of a National Training Camp for boys and girls aged 12-17, to be held in Cambridge in April. The five-day camp will give young players the chance to immerse themselves in a full football programme aimed at helping them understand how they can develop on and off the pitch.read more
Former New Zealand international goalkeeper Grant Schofield will run our weekly RHFA goalkeeping course in Auckland from January-April. Schofield, who was coach for the New Zealand U-17 team at the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Chile, will be using his skills and experience to help goalkeepers aged 10-16.read more
The Papatoetoe Talent Development Centre has announced a three-day course for young players to be held in April 2016.
The New Plymouth Talent Development Centre for the Ricki Herbert Football Academy will host a holiday programme in April.
The Taupo Talent Development Centre for the Ricki Herbert Football Academy will host a holiday programme from April 25-27 for players aged 8-15 at Crown Park, Taupo.
The Papatoetoe Talent Development Centre for the Ricki Herbert Football Academy has announced its programme for 2016.
The Tauranga Talent Development Centre for the Ricki Herbert Football Academy has announced its first programme for 2016.
The Beachlands-Maraetai Talent Development Centre for the Ricki Herbert Football Academy has announced its programme for 2016.
Herbert lifts Maldives
Herbert’s Maldives rise in rankings: Ricki Herbert’s Maldives side have overtaken his old team, New Zealand’s All Whites, in FIFA’s latest world rankings. Full story here.
Coaching tipsQuick tips: Our coaches are always looking for simple ways to share their knowledge. Click here for another tip from Ricki and his coaching team.
'Thanks, coaches'Feedback: ‘Thank you and your fantastic team of coaches for giving Albie such a wonderful experience at the RHFA training in Taupo … ‘ – Jo Francis-Alles & Phillip Alles, parents of Albie (10).
Introducing our academy
Welcome: Ricki Herbert explains what the RHFA is trying to achieve.