We managed to get a full round of GCPL and CL action in this weekend as the sun was shining for large parts of the round! Here is the comprehensive review from all the games around the grounds!
Musgrave 3 (Mehic x2, Sonter) def. by Burleigh 4 (Burich, Mackintosh, Ellins, Kabbach)
Reserves: Musgrave 1 (David) def. by Burleigh 3 (Zietlow x3)
Musgrave: Brannigan, McDowell, Shanks, Saele, Pluples, Kelly, Mehic, Sonter, Adam, Vasquez, David
Subs: Smith, Allan, Horneman
Burleigh: Mccloy, Perkins, Noble, Casey, Kabbach, Felizatto, Ellins, Smith, Burich, Rees, Osman
Subs: Kobayashi, Pinchin, Pfefferkorn, Mackintosh, Roddan
Friday night action kicked off with a bang as Burleigh came from 3-0 down to pinch all three points away from home. After a fantastic start by the Mustangs, a penalty and being sent to 10 men for the third consecutive match cost the home side dearly, with the Bulldogs picking up their first points of the 2021 season.
Broadbeach 1 (Cuba) def. by Southport 3 (Saunders x2, Annor)
Reserves: Broadbeach 1 (Elliott) def. by Southport 2 (Bareham, OG)
Broadbeach: Finlayson, Sjorup, Mcmaster, Francis, Marsden, Cuba, Boyce, Chin, Watmough, Hughes, Collins
Subs: Salgado, Bird, Torrealba, Codrea, Fernandez
Southport: Semple, Woodward, Clark, Hughes, Panes, Annor, Saunders, Wales, Yuill, Ridden, Discmbe
Subs: Roomussaar, Roiter, Lonergan, Greenwood, Middleton
Southport ran out 3-1 victors against Broadbeach in a tight affair between the two sides at Nikiforides Park in the Saturday afternoon kick off. After earning a valuable point against league front runners Surfers Paradise, the Warriors capitalised on errors by the Dolphins through a double by Morgan Saunders and penalty from Ferdinand Annor.
Kingscliff 7 (Green x2, Santos, Oldaker, Minear, Brennan, Jeffrey) def. Runaway Bay 1 (Muranaka)
Reserves: Kingscliff 2 (Manson, Tomlinson) def. by Runaway Bay 3 (Jarman x2, Kerar)
Kingscliff: Ward, May, Green, Santos, Oldaker, Sealey, Brennan, Minear, Mourant, Bradley, Bray
Subs: Morosini, Jeffrey, Hoy, Teixeira
Runaway Bay: Went, Robinson, Wegener, Lowman, Day, Barbosa, Jarman, Evans, Whiddett, Correia, Muranaka
Subs: Cardoso, Gora, Baxter, Dimon, Hardy
Kingscliff made it three straight wins in the Premier League with a convincing 7-1 victory over Runaway Bay south of the border. Trailing at the midway point of the half through a Leo Muranaka goal, the Wolves stormed home strong and finished some fantastic goals to give them a big three points moving forward.
Palm Beach 1 (Skinner) def. by Nerang 2 (Robinson, Adams)
Reserves: Palm Beach 0 def. by Nerang 3 (Trotter, Grant, Dooley)
Palm Beach: Boyd, Finnigan, Murphy, Zoomers, Mussell, Liebke, Squires, Skinner, Eller, Miller, Miyamori
Subs: Anderson, Johns, Martin, Ellison, Gardner
Nerang: Rivers, Towse, Bell, Powell, Robinson, Dixon, Adams, Roussakis, White, Binrong, Chiezzi
Subs: Steene, King, Miner, Grant, Warren
Nerang bounced back after last week’s disappointing second half to take a massive three points away from Duncan McKenna Field. With the home side being hit with key injuries, the Eagles capitalised on their opportunity in tricky conditions to get their third win of the season.
Surfers 11 (Hills x4, Rodriguez x4, Watson x2, Saric) def. Robina 0
Reserves: Surfers 1 (Yates) def. Robina 0
Surfers: Goodwin, Kallinikos, Wernerson, Dragicevic, Barwick, Allison, Hills, Rodriguez, Sumner, Saric, Watson
Subs: Saunders, Minogue, Parra, Benigno
Robina: Barois, Fisher, Shin, L. Calley, Tassone, Barwick, Fortunato, Mulhearn, Koenig, Rodriguez, M. Calley, Fender
Subs: Brewer, Zoric, Bingham, Maddock
Surfers Paradise Apollo ran riot on Sunday afternoon with a dominant 11-0 victory over Robina City Soccer Club. The home side never looked in danger, with midfielders Fraser Hills and Bruno Rodriguez scoring four a piece in the afternoon.
Tallebudgera 2 (M. Hilton, Sonter) def. Nerang 1 (Wolfenden)
Reserves: Tallebudgera 1 (Skorupski) def. by Nerang 3 (Agic, Kerkemezos, OG)
Tallebudgera: Smith, Wade, Stear, Nuspan, L. Macpherson, L. Hilton, M. Hilton, Russell, Stewart, Keevers, R. Macpherson
Subs: L. Stobbart, Edwards, H. Stobbart, Sonter
Tallebudgera recorded their third straight victory in Coast League with a hard fought 2-1 victory over a young Nerang side at Coplicks Family Park. With Matt Hilton scoring his ninth goal of the campaign, the Tigers have charged to second in the table with a couple of games in hand.
Musgrave 1 (Deriard) drew with Legends 1 (Occhipinti)
Reserves: Musgrave 1 (Willett) def. by Legends 4 (Andrade x2, Nepali, Pask)
Musgrave: Parrella, Kavanagh, Keereman, Bland, Knapp, Pham-Sultan, Penha, Jenks, Core, Deriard, Mcshane
Subs: Brhane, Castillo, Hagos, Willett
Legends: Barley, Ibanez, Suarez, Negrao, Karlos, Long, Occhipinti, Dias, Salerno, Summers, Charleson
Subs: Kurk, Simoes, Bicevic, Dimovski, Krupski
Legends have dropped points for the first time this season with the local derby ending in a 1-1 draw against Musgrave. With the Mustangs playing just their second game of the year, the Legends could not continue their win streak.
Mudgeeraba 0 drew with Ormeau 0
Reserves: Mudgeeraba 4 (Hawkins, Valentine, Klassen-Ladd, Lincoln) def. Ormeau 2 (Simoneli Neto, Mcarthur)
Mudgeeraba: Goodall, Clark, Rice, Buton, Lee, Dorbeaux, Smith, Sime, Jones, Wooldridge, Fitzgerald
Subs: Hawkins, Russell, Klassen-Ladd, Kischkowski
Ormeau: Cole, Fisher, Niesler, Whitehouse, Hewitt, James, Karamollaouglu, Schofield, Statham, Levitt, Bramwell
Subs: Obedoza, Calderon, Cooper
Mudgeeraba played out a frustrating 0-0 draw against Coast League newcomers Ormeau FC at Sid Bigg Park. Neither side could get the goal they both needed to take all three points after the duration of the 90 minutes.
Tweed 8 (Mclean x2, Lockley x2, Pirlo x2, Kolovos, Thelwall) def. Palm Beach 1 (Holmes)
Reserves: Tweed 7 (Bredemeyer x2, Swanson, Staff, Wedd, Calvanese, Riddel) def. Palm Beach 3 (Dority x2, Medina)
Tweed: Pretki, Cassidy, Sutton, Criddle, Mcgrory, Mclean, Thelwall, Lockley, Riddel, Kolovos, Pirlo
Subs: Munoz, Sorge, Wedd, Cusbert, Fowler
Palm Beach: Goldfinch, Simpson, Hunter, Freeman, Hughes, Santos, Haynes, Keys, Holmes, Deacon
Subs: D. Rogers-Debreceny, C. Rogers Debreceny, Medina, Bernon-Stewart, Cumming
Tweed made it two straight wins with a convincing performance against Palm Beach, defeating the away team 8-1 at Arkinstall Park. The Marlins were helped with goals from all around the pitch and now will look to build as they continue on.
Pacific Pines 5 (Osborne x3, Southwood x2) def. Runaway Bay 0
Reserves: Pacific Pines 5 (Wild x2, Bettenay, Redmond, Fisher) def. Runaway Bay 2 (Parsons, Hagos)
Pacific Pines: Veitch, Jones, Mccutcheon, Southwood, Szarek, Rayner, Diamond, Clark, Muzazaila, Watkins, Mills
Subs: Townsin, Osborne, Redmond, Bettenay
Runaway Bay: R. Smerdon, Prses, C. Smerdon, Pietropaolo, Mehic, Willson, Bent, Smith, King, Muir, Weeks
Subs: Hagos, Lee, Kettle, Neumann
Pacific Pines earned a win against Runaway Bay, running out 5-0 victors in firsts and winning the reserve match as well. The Pines will be confident of trying to extend that form moving forward as they look to navigate through the next couple of weeks.