New Zealand vs China PR Live Score and Live Stream


New Zealand played China PR in a friendly match on March 26. The match kicked off 02:00 UTC. New Zealand won 2-1.

Chenije Zhu scored the first goal into his own net on the 42nd minute of the game followed by goals from Matthew Garbett and Dun Ba who made the final score 2-1.

New Zealand national football team and China PR national football team (commonly referred to as China) meet again 4 days after the friendly match which ended in a draw 0-0. New Zealand national football team will be playing the match after a draw against China PR last Thursday in a friendly match. They are going to need more luck in front of the opponent's goal to win this match as they have scored zero goals in their previous 6 matches.

China PR national football team are going into the fixture after playing a draw against New Zealand last Thursday extending their unbeaten streak to 3 matches. Seems like they shouldn't have much problems defensively having 3 consecutive clean sheets.

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Live Streaming

You can watch New Zealand vs China PR live stream here on ScoreBat when an official broadcast is available. We will provide only official live stream strictly from the official channels of the league or the teams whenever it is available. Live streaming will begin when the match is about to kick off.

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We only provide live streaming when we can find an official stream by the league or one of the teams. If you are unable to watch the live broadcast on this page it probably means that there are no official streamings available yet.


We are updating team formations and line-ups for New Zealand - China PR in real time.

New Zealand kicked off the game with Oliver Sail, Tim Payne who got substituted by Callan Elliot on the 75th minute, Michael Boxall, Nando Pijnaker who got substituted by Kyle Adams on the 82nd minute, Elijah Just who got substituted by Matthew Garbett on the 75th minute, Liberato Cacace, Joe Bell, Marko Stamenic, Alex Greive who got substituted by Max Mata on the 64th minute, Marco Rojas who got substituted by Clayton Lewis on the 64th minute and Callum Mccowatt who got substituted by Kosta Barbarouses on the 82nd minute as starters, with Kyle Adams, Kosta Barbarouses, Callan Elliot, Matthew Garbett, Cameron Howieson, Dane Ingham, Clayton Lewis, Stefan Marinovic, Max Mata, Alex Paulsen, Alex Rufer and Deklan Wynne on the bench.

China PR's starting eleven were Junling Yan, Chenije Zhu, Linpeng Zhang, Xi Wu who got substituted by Pengfei Xie on the 82nd minute, Xin Xu who got substituted by Chao He on the 66th minute, Wei Shihao who got substituted by Liangming Lin on the 46th minute, Lei Wu, Hanwen Deng who got substituted by Guowen Sun on the 54th minute and Pu Chen who got substituted by Dun Ba on the 46th minute, with Dun Ba, Chao He, Ang Li, Liangming Lin, Binbin Liu, Dianzuo Liu, Tan Long, Liu Shuai, Guowen Sun, Shangyuan Wang, Dalei Wang, Zhen Wei, Pengfei Xie and Jiaqi Zhang on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card twice throughout the game. Xin Xu and Liangming Lin were the ones to receive it.


Explore stats from New Zealand vs China PR on ScoreBat - we are updating the numbers on this page every second of the game.


New Zealand and China PR have met twice since November 2014. Those matches ended in a draw. The most recent match between them took place on March 23, 2023 in a friendly which ended in a draw - 0-0. New Zealand have scored 1 goal in these 2 head-to-head matches in total and China PR have also scored 1. So, overall, New Zealand and China PR have almost identical head-to-head record against each other in their recent history.

Recent Form

New Zealand have played a draw with China PR in their previous match while China PR have played a draw with New Zealand in their previous match. Overall, New Zealand have won 10 of their last 19 matches, losing 6 and drawing 3, while China PR have won 7 of their last 20 matches, losing 8 and drawing 5.

New Zealand have lost 4 times (0-2 against Australia on 25th of September, 1-0 against Australia on 22nd of September, 1-0 against Costa Rica on 14th of June and 1-0 against Peru on 5th of June) and drew twice (0-0 against China PR on 23rd of March and 0-0 against Oman on 9th of June) in their most recent 6 matches.

China PR have won once (1-0 against Hong Kong on 27th of July), lost twice (0-3 against Korea Republic on 20th of July and 2-0 against Oman on 29th of March) and drew 3 times (0-0 against New Zealand on 23rd of March, 0-0 against Japan on 24th of July and 1-1 against Saudi Arabia on 24th of March) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • New Zealand have gone 6 consecutive matches without a goal.
  • New Zealand's last 3 home matches had under 2.5 goals.
  • China PR haven't conceded a single goal in their previous 3 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between New Zealand and China PR in real time. You can watch the goals by Chenije Zhu, Matthew Garbett and Dun Ba as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of New Zealand - China PR are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. Full Time
    Match ends. New Zealand 2, China PR 1.
  2. 90 + 2'
    2 - 1
    Dun Ba scores for China PR, assisted by Guowen Sun.
  3. 86'
    Liangming Lin is shown the yellow card.
  4. 82'
    Substitution for China PR. Pengfei Xie replaces Xi Wu
  5. 82'
    Substitution for New Zealand. Kyle Adams replaces Nando Pijnaker
  6. 82'
    Substitution for New Zealand. Kosta Barbarouses replaces Callum Mccowatt
  7. 81'
    2 - 0
    Matthew Garbett scores for New Zealand, assisted by Joe Bell.
  8. 75'
    Substitution for New Zealand. Callan Elliot replaces Tim Payne
  9. 75'
    Substitution for New Zealand. Matthew Garbett replaces Elijah Just
  10. 66'
    Substitution for China PR. Chao He replaces Xin Xu
  11. 64'
    Substitution for New Zealand. Clayton Lewis replaces Marco Rojas
  12. 64'
    Substitution for New Zealand. Max Mata replaces Alex Greive
  13. 56'
    Xin Xu is shown the yellow card.
  14. 54'
    Substitution for China PR. Guowen Sun replaces Hanwen Deng
  15. 46'
    Substitution for China PR. Liangming Lin replaces Wei Shihao
  16. 46'
    Substitution for China PR. Dun Ba replaces Pu Chen
  17. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  18. Half Time - 1 : 0
    First half ends.
  19. 42'
    1 - 0
    Chenije Zhu scores into his own net.
  20. 33'
    Missed Penalty
    Alex Greive from New Zealand failed to score from the spot.
  21. Kick-off
    First half begins