What’s in store for our senior men’s teams this weekend

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Spectators get the chance to see top football at John Kerkhof Park on two days over Easter.

On Good Friday, Cambridge FC will host their first Northern League second division game at home for eight months when Greenhithe Catimba make the trip from Auckland.

Here’s how the weekend shapes up:

Lotto NRFL second division

Good Friday

The Reds look to notch their first win of the 2021 campaign when Catimba visit John Kerkhof Park.

Both teams lost their opening weekend games, with Cambridge edged out 1-0 at Oratia United while Catimba lost 2-1 to Papatoetoe.

The last time the sides met was at John Kerkhof Park last season when the Reds beat Catimba 4-1.

The U-23 reserves kick off at 12.30pm and the first teams start at 3pm.

Here’s the first team squad for the Reds:

Easter Monday

Cambridge travel to Hibiscus Coast on Monday for U-23 reserves (12.30pm) and firsts (3pm).

How to get there

WaiBOP Championship


On Saturday, Cambridge look to extend their winning start to the WaiBOP Championship when they host Otumoetai at John Kerkhof Park (2.45pm).

Cambridge beat Tauranga Old Blues 2-0 last weekend, thanks to tactical substitutions and a tight defence.

Click here for match details >>>> 

Otumoetai visit on the back of a 4-0 win at Taupo and are among the early season favourites for a tilt at the championship title.

Other teams

Cambridge’s other senior teams and federation youth sides begin their seasons in April. Click here for details >>>>


Contact tracing

Our club provides a choice of contact tracing systems – you can use either or both:

Scan the QR code poster for the government’s contact tracing app.

Log in to the web-based iDMe system used by NZ Football and clubs throughout the country.

To use the iDMe contact tracing system, in line with New Zealand Football guidelines for helping combat the risk of infection from COVID-19, we ask our members, players and visitors – including those from visiting clubs – to manually log-in using our unique venue code for John Kerkhof Park which is P-E-S-F-D.

Click here to learn how to use iDMe >>>>

Notice to visitors

Please be aware our grounds and clubrooms are 100% smoke-free and council bylaws forbid visitors from bringing dogs to our grounds.

We ask visitors to not park in the car park spaces marked reserved as these will be used by volunteers needing to work in our clubrooms (including caterers, bar, committee members). Thanks.

Click here for more information about our grounds.