Southern United vs WaiBOP United – January 11, 2015 –


January 11, 2015Score: 0 – 1

Match Report

Full time: Southern United 0-1 WaiBOP United.

90 + 5′ – The final whistle goes. Very important three points today.

90 + 4′ – Southern force a late corner but it’s comfortably cleared.

90′ – SUB: Reid Drake on for Neil. Five minutes of time to be added. Ref must not want this one to end.

86′ – We’re containing the hosts well this half. Not long to go. Famous last words? Hopefully not.

79′ – We win an attacking free kick but can’t force anything from it.

74′ – Southern force a corner but Drake comes and claims.

70′ – 20 minutes to go. Still tight as.

69′ – YELLOW CARD: to Southern’s Ferguson. Tasty challenge.

65′ – Southern win an attacking free kick…but it comes to nothing.

62′ – Nothing in this as two teams striving desperately for a win are cancelling each other out.

59′ – SUBS: McCormack and Rickerby on for Howard and Franchini for Southern.

55′ – SUB: Greenhalgh on for Marquez.

53′ – Southern aren’t gonna let this go lightly. Starting to apply a bit of pressure. Hold tight lads and we’ll get ‘em on the counter.

50′ – Tight start to the second half in Dunedin.

46′ – Second half underway.

HT – SUB: Fitzpatrick on for Ridden for Southern.

Half time: Southern United 0-1 WaiBOP United.

45′ – 1 minute of added time.

39′ – We’re pressing. Looking for the all important second goal.

34′ – GOAL: O’Regan strikes for WaiBOP. Thunderbolt of a free-kick from 35 yards. Top strike. His second of the season. Southern Utd 0-1 WaiBOP Utd. Southern’s Ridden was booked just prior.

28′ – Mark Jones is in on goal…but shoots wide.

21′ – We force another corner then win a free kick 28m out. Saved by Little for another corner. Comes to nothing.

19′ – We’re starting to put the pressure on now. Good recent period of play.

17′ – Top save by Little. Saved a certain goal there. Not sure who got the last touch for us.

13′ – We force another corner…but it comes to nothing. Goal kick to the hosts.

11′ – And just as we say that Danyon Drake pulls off a top save to deny Franchini.

10′ – Both teams using the first ten minutes to settle in. Quiet start.

1′ – We win an early corner but Southern gets it clear via keeper Little.

0′ – Underway.

Southern United: Little, Howard, Ferguson, Attwood, Milne, Franchini, Ridden, Jackson, da Costa, McLennan, Connor. Subs: Batty, McCormack, Stewart, Rickerby, Fitzpatrick.

WaiBOP United: Drake D, Probert, Scott, O’Regan, Neil, Varela, Young, Coombes, Moloney, Jones, Marquez. Subs: McPeake, Greenhalgh, Kinney, Drake R.


3. Aaron Scott
5. Sam O’Regan Goal
7. Mark Jones
8. Chad Coombes
10. Federico Marquez
14. Fergus Neil
18. Alexis Varela
19. Wade Molony
20. Danyon Drake
23. Tom Probert
24. Jarrod Young


4. Robbie Greenhalgh Sub10
17. Reid Drake Sub14