ASB Premiership - Week 4,
Porritt Stadium, Hamilton
Sunday 27 November, 2011
Harryy EDGE 89'
Own goal (Josh GREENE) 26'
Halftime: 0-2 Referee: M Benischke Crowd: 230
by Bruce Holloway at Porritt Stadium
1. Mark FULCHER (GK)
1.Danny ROBINSON (gk)
2. Tyler LISSETTE
3. Aaron SCOTT (HAVILAND 75')
3. Jesse SMITH
4. Timothy MYERS (HOLLOWAY 64')
6. Mike KRAMER
7. Martin BULLOCK
7. Jason HICKS
8. Chris BALE
8. Matteo BALLAN (H. EDGE 64')
10. Allan PEARCE (FENI 81')
9. Daniel FRISCHKNECHT (R. THOMAS 46')
11. Ross MCKENZIE
10. Adam THOMAS (c)
12. Roy KRISHNA
13. Mark JONES (BOYD 56')
17. Jake BUTLER
14. Josh GREENE
20. Ryan DE VRIES
15. Jesse EDGE
24. Luke ADAMS
19. Harry EDGE (in 64')
15. Gagame FENI (in 81')
21. Tyler BOYD (in 56')
18. Steven HOLLOWAY (in 64')
22. Adam WALLIS
25. Sean LOVEMORE
24. Ryan THOMAS (in 46')
27. Ross HAVILAND (in 75')
25. Neil MOUCHER (rgk)
28. Adam MCDONALD
=2 yellow cards
= red card
Play by Play
Waitakere kick off and are attacking the Tremer road end.
Attacking cross, cleared over the bar by Ballen.
Krishna crosses but too far, over everybody.
Ballen picks up ball in midfield but loses tackle to Butler.
Low cross, saved by Fulcher.
Waitakere controlling the game early on. Waikato still looking to string a set of passes together.
Waikato passing the ball round the defence. Long through ball to Frishknecht who fires a shot, and forces Robinson into a fine save.
Edge wins the ball in midfield and puts Frischknecht through, but Myers beats him to the ball. Passback cleared by Robinson.
Teams starting to share the possession.
Mix up at the back for Waikato, allows De Vries to snap up the ball. Fulcher saves but drops ball at Krishnas feet who shoots, tamely and is cleared off the line by Lissette.
Waikato struggling to get out of their own half. But still no real chances for Waitakere.
Nice crossover between Krishna and Pearce, but Pearce runs the ball out for a goal kick.
Waikatos Edge goes flying into a late tackle on Scott. Free kick Waitakere on half way.
Another free kick to Waitakere. Bullock shoots and hits the post. Leads to a corner.
Waitakere keeping Waikato pinned in their own half.
Free kick Waitakere.
GOAL- Own goal. Free kick lobbed into box creates confusion amongst Waikato defence, as Greene miss kicks ball just over his own line. Linesman signals own goal. 1v0 Waitakere.
Pearce attacks down the Right wing, sends cross in but cleared by Lissette.
Krishna shows off a few skills, as Waikato payers try to nick the ball off the Fijiian. Leads to a corner.
Pass back from Thomas is miss calculated by Fulcher. Almost an embarrasing moment for the Waikato keeper.
Waitakere looking good at the back.
Hicks gets a rare run at the Waitakere defence, rash tackle from Scott. Free kick.
Yellow Card- Scott.
Edge blazes the ball over the bar. Waikatos only chance in the last 20 mins.
GOAL- Krishna recieves a pass from Bale, skips around Lissette and puts the ball in the top left corner of the goal. 2v0 Waitakere.
Waitakere putting a lot of pressure on the young Waikato team. Forcing them into errors, and get out of jail balls.
De vries looks to bend one pass Fulcher, out for a goal kick.
Scrambling defence from Waikato leads to a corner to Waitakere. Waste of a corner. Goal kick.
Butler having a great game for Waitakere, controlling the midfield.
Both teams walking back out onto field.
Waikato Kick off. Thomas gets on the ball early.
Ryan Thomas on for FrischKencht.
De Vries picks up on a loose ball, but fails to find a Waitakere player.
Ballen plays a long cross field ball, easily intercepted by Scott.
Thomas puts pressure on Robinson as a rushs a kick out for a throw in.
GOAL- Krishna races away, puts a perfect through ball and De Vries takes it around Fulcher and superbly puts the ball away from a tight angle. 3v0 Waitakere.
Waikato looking very disorganised.
Mark Jones makes a darting run with the ball, only to be stopped by Adams.
Ryan Thomas picks up a lose pass from Scott, but loses balance as he tries to shoot.
SUBSTITUTION- 13.Mark jones off for 21.Tyler Boyd
Krishna scoots down the left wing and whips in a low cross which is met by pearce. Fulcher up to the challange pulls of a fantastic save.
Thomas and Bullock come together and exchange a few shoves. Refree settles the dispute.
throw in Waikato in Waitakere half.
De Vries races away with the ball, heavy touch leads him to foul Thomas.
SUBSTITUTION- Waikatos 8. Matteo Ballen off for 19. Harry Edge
SUBSTITUITION- Waitakere 4. Tim Myers off for 18. Steve Holloway
Game has lost a bit of spark. The sun is very hot today must be having a big effect.
Superb cross from Scott, cleared for a corner by Kramer.
Krishna has too much room and races away for a shot. Much to much power and blazes it over the bar.
Great through ball from Ryan Thomas sends Hicks into space down the wing, bad cross. robinson sees it out for a goal kick.
SUBSTITUTION- 3.Aaron Scott off for 27. Ross Haviland
lobbed ball forces Fulcher to come out of boz and head a clearance.
Waikato still looking disorganised, but Ryan Thomas has added a little bit of flair up front.
Route one ball from Luke Adams, easily gathered by Fulcher.
Waitakere looking to get De Vries more involved by playing long balls down the left.
both Waitakere centre midfielders looking very comfortable on the ball.
GOAL- Hesitation from Kramer allows Mckenzie to sneak around him. Scrappy cross and defending leads to a jake Butler finish. 4-0 Waiktakere.
SUBSTITUTION- 10. Allan Pearce off for 15. Gagme FENI
GOAL- Harry edge recieves a fantastic ball from Ryan Thomas, and places it around Robinson. Great finish.
Game heads into its final stages. pretty open play
Thats the game. Pretty convincing win for Waitakere. Waikato suffer yet another loss. All in all a fair result from a clinical Waitakere united.