NZFC - Round 7, Douglas Field, Dec 21 2008
Daniel Koprivcic 40
Halftime: 1-0 Referee:Chris Kerr Crowd:219
by Bob Pearce at Douglas Field
Benjamin Totori reserved his best form of the season to torment his old team as Waitakere United beat YoungHeart Manawatu 3-0 at Douglas Field on Sunday.
The young Solomons international displayed his speed and skill to advantage as he turned the Manawatu defenders, setting up one goal and creating a host of other chances.
Photos by Shane Wenzlick
22 Danny Robinson (GK)
1 Chris Marsh (GK)
16 Neil Emblen
2 Adam Cowan
20 Jason Rowley
3 Pablo Yackson
11 Neil Sykes
4 Jan Weissenfeldt
3 Aaron Scott
6 Matt Kennedy
17 Jake Butler
7 Jason Hayne
15 Chris Bale
8 Nathan Cooksley
8 Paul Seaman (Campbell 66)
9 Gustavo Saralegui
13 Daniel Koprivcic(Vincent 70)
11 Scott Robson
12 Roy Krishna
12 Seong-Bae Park (Duker 53)
9 Benjamin Totori
16 Raf de Gregorio
22 Stefan Marinovic (RGK)
10 Leo Shin
6 Hone Fowler
17 Issac Duker
14 Jeff Campbell
19 Andrew Bailey
21 Kayne Vincent
21 Brooke Tozer
7 Daniel Ellensohn
=2 yellow cards
= red card
Waitakere start Danny Robinson in goal with academy goalie Stefan Marinovic on the bench. Gonzalo Nieres out of Manawatu lineup.
Manawatu playing with brisk southerly in first half.
Totori shoots wide from distance
Hayne freekick rebounds to de Gregorio and he shoots just wide.
Koprivcic shot just over bar after Waitakere pressure.
Marsh sprawls to turn shot by Butler round post.
Yellow card Hayne for chat. freekick centre field on edge of penalty area. Emblen shot touched over by Marsh
Hayne eludes Waitakere defence but shoots wide from acute angle.
Totori twists and turns through the defence but shoots over top.
Krishna yellow for kicking ball away
Saralegui crosses from left, Park shoots wide and de Gregorio nearly slips it in.
GOAL! Krishna beats his man on the left, crosses to Koprivcic , who scores.
Three minutes of time added. Waitakere deserve lead after dominating 60 per cent of play.
No changes at the break
De Gregorio freekick well fielded by Robinson
Run by Totori, cross to Koprivcic, draws goalie and misses open goal.
GOAL! Brilliant run by Totori on right cross to unmarked Seaman who scores off underside of bar.
Yellow for Yackson for late tackle. Sub Duker on for Park.
Substitution Campbell for Seaman. GOAL! Koprivcic run on right ,cross to Krishna, easy tapin.
Substitution Vincent on for Koprivcic
Butler yellow for tackle
Substitution Shin for Kennedy.
Freekick by Hayne headed on to bar.
Emblen on burst just thwarted by defence.
90 plus one
Manawatu's first corner of match, easily cleared.
90 plus three
Shot by Cowan brings good save. But resulting corner cleared and final whistle goes at 3-0.