Team Wellington vs WaiBOP United – November 16, 2014 –


November 16, 2014Score: 3 – 2

Match Report

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