January 11, 2015Score: 0 – 1
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:Â 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|