This centre caters for young players in South Auckland.

Coaching is led by Auckland-based RHFA coach Joe Hinds.

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News from our centre

Photo gallery: Papatoetoe Holiday Programme

Young players had a great time at our Papatoetoe holiday programme. Check out our photo gallery to see the players having fun as well as learning how to become better footballers.

RHFA Talent Centre Tournament – Auckland

Beachlands-Maraetai took out the inaugural Ricki Herbert Football Academy tournament for Auckland teams, after a well-attended day of competition at Papatoetoe Recreation Grounds.

Academy youngster hits the headlines

Ten-year-old Saurav Chand from RHFA’s Papatoetoe talent centre has featured in local press after his selection to represent the academy at July’s Sydney Youth Cup.

Our academy – and how we have fun

The Ricki Herbert Football Academy focuses on developing its players’ football talent – but we also have lots of fun. Players from all around the country gathered in Taupo in early February 2016 for a national training camp but the players had plenty of fun off the pitch, as well as on it.

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