November 16, 2014Score: 3 – 2
Full time: Team Wellington 3-2 WaiBOP United.
90+3′ – Drake launces a free kick into the Team Wellington box, but O’Keefe comes and claims it.
90′ – There will be 4 minutes of added time.
89′ – Cowan gets in along the byline, but Drake cuts out the dangers.
87′ – Coombes has a volley blocked for a corner. Nothing results. Will we get that one final chance to take something from the match?
80′ – SUB: Morris on for Corrales. Shirts off in the capital?
77′ – Drake comfortably saves a volley from Feneridis.
76′ – SUB: Chettleburgh comes on for Smith for Team Wellington.
74′ – Bechar shoots over for Team Wellington. The hosts are pressing.
73′ – SUB: Godwin Darkwa comes on for Alexis Varela.
72′ – GOAL: Gwyther gathers the through ball, rounds Drake and rolls it into an empty net. Team Wellington 3-2 WaiBOP Utd.
70′ – Rasping half volley from Wellington’s Smith grazes to top of the cross bar.
68′ – We scramble clear a Team Wellington corner, then head straight up the other end to win one of our own. But it comes to nowt.
64′ – We threaten from a corner, but O’Keefe punches clear for Team Wellington.
63′ – SUB: Jarrod Young comes on for his debut. Robbie Greenhalgh makes way.
62′ – GOAL: Bill Robertson rises to head home for Team Wellington. Team Wellington 2-2 WaiBOP Utd.
60′ – Coach Peter Smith has a little chat with the ref…
59′ – SUB: Becher on for Fa’arodo for Team Wellington.
58′ – Drake saves low from Gwyther.
56′ – SUB: Jerahl Hughes makes way for Mark Jones. Solid ASB Premiership debut for Hughes.
54′ – YELLOW CARD: Wellington’s Corrales goes in the book.
50′ – RED CARD: Molony gets his marching orders on the advisement of the AR. This just got a whole lot tougher.
46′ – Underway for the second half. The half time oranges were tasty. Now the real work begins.
Half Time: Team Wellington 1-2 WaiBOP United.
40′ – Half chance to Gwyther for Team Wellington, but he shoots wide.
39′ – Cowan free on the right for Team Wellington, but his delivery is a bit off. Sails over the bar.
38′ – Play is stopped to allow treatment for Molony after a heavy knock.
35′ – We win a free kick 20 yards out. Over it goes. Coombes was it?
34′ – Cowan with a delicious delivery…but dealt with by our defence.
27′ – Gwyther shoots from 20 yards. Heading for the top corner, but Drake gets up and across. Excellent save.
25′ – Smith in on goal for Team Wellington, but his shot’s smothered. Top defending.
20′ – GOAL: Cool finish from Marquez after a cut back from the right. Team Wellington 1-2 WaiBOP Utd.
19′ – GOAL: Corrales through and finishes well. Team Wellington 1-1 WaiBOP Utd.
15′ – Hughes breaks down the right, finds Marquez on the top of the box, who shoots over. End to end stuff here.
13′ – Smith heads wide for Team Wellington.
12′ – That’s a good shout for a penalty for Team Wellington… Ref waves it away.
10′ – GOAL: Liam Higgins drills it home from 25 yards. Wow! Team Wellington 0-1 WaiBOP Utd.
8′ – Both sides settling in. Feneridis’ shot from distance comfortable dealt with by Drake.
4′ – Coombes hits a free kick from the right. It evades everyone. Goal kick.
1′ – Early free kick for Wellington. Scott heads the danger clear. Corner.
0′ – We’re underway. Team Wellington with the kick-off.
2 minutes until kick-off. Players on the field.
15 minutes until kick-off. Dave Farrington Park looks a picture in the early Summer sun.
|2. Liam Higgins||Goal|
|3. Aaron Scott|
|4. Robbie Greenhalgh|
|5. Sam O’Regan|
|8. Chad Coombes|
|10. Federico Marquez||Goal|
|14. Fergus Neil|
|18. Alexis Varela|
|19. Wade Molony||Red Card|
|20. Danyon Drake|
|21. Jerahl Hughes|
|6. Godwin Darkwa||Sub18|
|7. Mark Jones||Sub21|
|24. Jarrod Young||Sub4|