Defending champions Waitakere United have snuck into the playoffs while Southern United have avoided the wooden spoon as the regular season of the ASB Premiership ended on a high-scoring note this afternoon.
AUCKLAND - Waitakere United snatched the final playoff place from Canterbury United with a well-deserved 3-1 victory at Fred Taylor Park this afternoon.
INVERCARGILL – Southern United recorded their first home win in over two years and avoided the wooden spoon by beating Wanderers SC 5-3 at Rugby Park this afternoon.
Minor premiers Auckland City have further emphasised their status as this season’s finest side so far while Team Wellington have pipped Hawke’s Bay United to second place on a day of one-sided encounters in the ASB Premiership.
NAPIER - Hawke’s Bay United’s quest for an OFC Champions League spot took a major dent as they fell to a 4-1 defeat at the hands of minor premiers Auckland City at Bluewater Stadium on Saturday evening.