Wanderers reach the top as Auckland City win thanks to a late goal in the Premiership

The third matchweek of 2020-21 ISPS Handa Men’s Premiership was contested this weekend in New Zealand, and it was a perfect round for Hamilton Wanderers, as they defeated their opponents to reach the top of the table. In the first match of the weekend, Eastern Suburbs smashed Wellington Phoenix Reserves by 4-0 at Fraser Park.Continue reading “Wanderers reach the top as Auckland City win thanks to a late goal in the Premiership”

Injuries mark Auckland City’s clash against Eastern Suburbs in New Zealand

Auckland City and Eastern Suburbs clashed at Kiwitea Street in the first matchweek of 2020-21 ISPS Handa Men’s Premiership, the most important football league from New Zealand, and the Navy Blues grabbed three important points by beating their opponents by 1-0. It was a special match for Mario Bilen who was playing his 150th matchContinue reading “Injuries mark Auckland City’s clash against Eastern Suburbs in New Zealand”

New Zealand: 2020-21 ISPS Handa Premiership to kick-off in November

The most important football tournament from New Zealand already has a proposed date to begin as 2020-21 ISPS Handa Premiership is set to kick-off next month. The biggest news is that only eight teams will fight for the title this season as Southern United and Tasman United merged with Canterbury United. It was also confirmedContinue reading “New Zealand: 2020-21 ISPS Handa Premiership to kick-off in November”

Auckland United and Central United remain on top of Lotto NRFL Men’s Premier League

The fourth matchweek of Lotto NRFL Men’s Premier League is over and the two top teams won to remain on top: Auckland United and Central United. Auckland United received bottom-placed North Shore United at Keith Hay Park and won by 2-1 with goals scored by Andrew Milne and Joshua Redfearn while Central United visited ForrestContinue reading “Auckland United and Central United remain on top of Lotto NRFL Men’s Premier League”

Samuela Kautoga’s Western Springs win in Lotto NRFL Premier opening round

Western Springs received Eastern Suburbs at Seddon Fields and did not have difficulties to win and grab their first three points of 2020 Lotto NRFL Premier Men’s season. Fijian defender Samuela Kautoga played a solid match before being replaced by Josh Margetts in the 78th minute of the clash. Springs scored three goals in theContinue reading “Samuela Kautoga’s Western Springs win in Lotto NRFL Premier opening round”

Decisive weekend of football in ISPS Handa Premiership

The most important football league of New Zealand is going to have a very important matchweek. Just three matches are remaining for each of the teams in contention – just one out of the ten sides has no chances to qualify for the semifinals: the bottom ranked Canterbury United. The 3rd placed side Waitakere UnitedContinue reading “Decisive weekend of football in ISPS Handa Premiership”

Ben Waine hattrick stuns Tasman as Eastern Suburbs beat Hawke’s Bay at ISPS Handa Premiership

The weekend of football of ISPS Handa Premiership was filled up of goals in the two matches of the round. The title holders Eastern Suburbs are very close to seal their spot in the semifinals, while the Nelson-based side Tasman United see their post-season dream away after suffering an upset defeat against the Wellington PhoenixContinue reading “Ben Waine hattrick stuns Tasman as Eastern Suburbs beat Hawke’s Bay at ISPS Handa Premiership”

Two matches in the weekend of football in New Zealand top-tier league

Due to OFC Champions League, the ISPS Handa Premiership – top-tier of football in New Zealand – will have only two matches in its weekend of football. Despite the lack of games in the round, both matches are very important for the top-four battle in the league. Both Eastern Suburbs and Hawke’s Bay United comeContinue reading “Two matches in the weekend of football in New Zealand top-tier league”

Lots of goals in ISPS Handa Premiership weekend of football

The fans of football in New Zealand are more than satisfied with the offensive power shown by all clubs in action in the weekend of football in the ISPS Handa Premiership, the top-tier league of New Zealand. 15 goals were scored in the three matches played – resulting in a fantastic average of 5 goalsContinue reading “Lots of goals in ISPS Handa Premiership weekend of football”

Team Wellington looking to cut the deficit from Auckland in ISPS Handa Premiership

The weekend of football in the New Zealand top-tier league will have once again only three matches, this time the current champions Eastern Suburbs will be back to action in the national league after a succesful campaign in the OFC Champions League in Papua New Guinea, but Auckland City already travelled to Tahiti to playContinue reading “Team Wellington looking to cut the deficit from Auckland in ISPS Handa Premiership”