Another fantastic weekend of football across our Premier League and Coast League saw plenty of important results across all division! Here is the comprehensive review of all the action!
Runaway Bay 0 def. by Palm Beach 1 (Ferraro)
Reserves: Runaway Bay 2 (Geraghty, Kerar) def. by Palm Beach 3 (Legaspi, Lawrence, Skinner)
Runaway Bay: Went, Robinson, Wegener, Lowman, Day, Barbosa, Dimon, Evans, Whiddett, Correia, Muranaka
Subs: Westell, Leighton, Ojulu, Runchel, Hardy
Palm Beach: Boyd, Finnigan, Zoomers, Hibbs, Mussell, Liebke, Squires, Ferraro, Miller, Smith, Miyamori
Subs: Anderson, Martin, Skinner, Murphy, Williamson
Palm Beach got through the Runaway Bay wall on Friday night to earn a big three points in their run towards the top end of the table. The Bayhawks put up a great challenge for the duration of the 90 minutes, allowing no spaces in their defensive half throughout the 90 minutes. However, it took midway through the second half for the Sharks to get the winner through Jordan Ferraro after a goal mouth scramble.
Southport 5 (Saunders x4, Panes) def. Robina 0
Reserves: Southport 3 (Bareham, Smith, W. Lamb) def. Robina 1 (Brewer)
Southport: Semple, Woodward, Roiter, Hills, Hughes, Greenwood, Panes, Annor, Saunders, Yuill, Ridden
Subs: Roomussaar, Clark, Leeland, W. Lamb, Middleton
Robina: Barois, Fisher, Shin, L. Calley, Tassone, Barwick, Koenig, Seland, Kelsey, M. Calley, Connolly
Subs: Goewie, Fortunato, Brewer, Pan, Goldsmith
Southport started slow in the first half but eventually kicked into gear, scoring five unanswered goals in their match against Robina. Key man Morgan Saunders scored four goals in the rout as the Warriors move into the top four after a rough patch in the last couple of rounds.
Broadbeach 3 (Watmough x2, Boyce) def. Musgrave 1 (Sonter)
Reserves: Broadbeach 5 (Knowles x2, Fisher, Marsden, Monzon) def. Musgrave 0
Broadbeach: Finlayson, Hamilton, Sjorup, Francis, Cuba, Boyce, Fernandez, Codrea, Watmough, Hughes, Collins
Subs: Salgado, Mcmaster, Egic, Oliveira
Musgrave: Brannigan, David, Shanks, Pascoe, Pluples, Kelly, Mehic, Sonter, Adam, Vasquez, Tomasoni
Subs: Smith, Saele, Allan, Fleming
Broadbeach earned a crucial win against the in-form Musgrave Mustangs with a 3-1 victory at Nikiforides Park over the weekend. With midfielder Justin Watmough running the show for the Dolphins, his double alongside Alex Boyce’s goal sealed the win for the Dolphins who move into third place.
Surfers Paradise 3 (Rodriguez, Gomez, OG) def. Nerang 2 (Robinson, Powell)
Reserves: Surfers 0 def. by Nerang 1 (Trotter)
Surfers: Goodwin, Scott, Wernerson, Dragicevic, Barwick, Allison, Saunders, Rodriguez, Saric, Watson, Gomez
Subs: Kallinikos, Harris, Minogue, Jusifi, Matthews
Nerang: Rivers, Towse, Bell, Steene, Robbemond, Powell, Robinson, Dixon, Adams, Roussakis, Chiezzi
Subs: King, Grant, Miner, Binrong, Reid
Surfers Paradise Apollo secured another win to extend their lead at the top of the Premier League after defating Nerang 3-2 at home. In an exciting match for the neutral, both sides traded blows for the entirety of the 90 minutes with Apollo coming away with the victory to extend their unbeaten run across 2 seasons.
Burleigh 1 (Casey) def. Kingscliff 0
Reserves: Burleigh 4 (Hunt x2, Goulding, Birch) drew with Kingscliff 4 (Manson, Harrison, Tomlinson, Saunders)
Burleigh: Mccloy, Kobayashi, Perkins, Casey, Felizatto, Ellins, Smith, Pfefferkorn, Rees, Burich, Mackintosh
Subs: Goulding, Smith, Fe Feo, Blackman, Roddan
Kingscliff: Ward, May, Lyle, Green, Santos, Oldaker, Sealey, Brennan, Minear, Bradley, Bray
Subs: Morosini, Armstrong, Jeffrey, Mourant, Hoy
Burleigh held strong for the full 90 minutes to get a massive win at home against Kingscliff Wolves. With the Wolves having the bulk of the chances, they were unable to get an equaliser or capitalise off their early chances to apply pressure on the Bulldogs who now move within a striking distance of a top four spot.
Tallebudgera 4 (Stewart x2, M. Hilton, OG) def. Tamborine 0
Reserves: Tallebudgera 4 (Brock, Stobbart, Knowles, Mcintosh) drew with Tamborine 4 (J. Tomlinson x2, M. Tomlinson, Kobarg)
Tallebudgera: Smith, Reynolds, Wade, Valentine, Frankham, Macpherson, B. Keevers, M. Hilton, L. Hilton, Stewart, M. Keevers
Subs: Sonter, Voutos, Macpherson, Kerwick
Tamborine: Collins, Muir, Grealish, Gaythwaite, M. Tomlinson, T. Guerin, Dwyer, M. Guerin, L. Tomlinson, Cording, J. Tomlinson
Subs: Ryan, Kobarg, Gutsohn
Tallebudgera got back to winning ways with a 4-0 win over Tamborine on Friday night. The Tigers now continue their pursuit of top spot after their defeat to league leaders Legends FC last weekend.
Palm Beach 2 (Hughes, Halili) def. Runaway Bay 0
Reserves: Palm Beach 3 (Carter, Keys, Magee) def. Runaway Bay 1 (Hagos)
Palm Beach: Deacon, Williamson, Goldfinch, Hughes, Santos, Haynes, Halili, Cox, Jacob, Rowles, Mckenzie
Subs: Keys, Bernon-Stewart, Hogan
Runaway Bay: R. Smerdon, Mehic, Pietropaolo, Smith, C. Smerdon, Bent, Neumann, Lee, Russell, Weeks, Cross
Subs: Tse, Hagos, Phillips, Whitaker
Palm Beach earned a big three points in the Coast League with a 2-0 win over Runaway Bay over the weekend. The Sharks needed to get the winning feeling back after a tough run of games and will take plenty of confidence moving forward.
Tweed 2 (Kolovos, Mclean) def. by Nerang 4 (Wolfenden x2, Carli, Kinghorn)
Reserves: Tweed 5 (Staff x3, Swanson, Calvanese) def. Nerang 0
Tweed: Pretki, Cassidy, Criddle, Mcgrory, Thelwall, Lockley, Riddel, Kolovos, Pirlo, O’Brien, Lesslie
Subs: Mclean, Wareham, Sorge, Frazer, Fowler
Nerang: Jovicic, Wolfenden, Agic, Ibrahim, Green, Carli, Fallembu, Ojulu, Mcgreevy, Bryant, Francis
Subs: Kinghorn, Kerkemezos, Mcvey, Kerar
Nerang earned a big win away from home against Tweed United to put themselves into the top four for the first time this season in the Coast League. With a good run of games under the belt now, the Eagles will be hopeful of continuing their run in 2021.
Legends 2 (Occhipinti x2) def. Mudgeeraba 1 (Jones)
Reserves: Legends 3 (King x2, Simoes) drew with Mudgeeraba 3 (Lincoln x2, Gregory)
Legends: Baley, Bicevic, Ibanez, Suarez, Negrao, Karlos, Long, Occhipinti, Dias, Peregrino, Charleson
Subs: Salerno, Radoslovic, Andrade
Mudgeeraba: Goodall, Rynsbergen, Rice, Tassone, Buxton, Lee, Klassen-Ladd, Smith, Jones, Wooldridge, Fitzgerald
Subs: Dorbeaux, Hilan, Gregory, Clark, Wedelstedy
Legends continue their surge at the top of the Coast League with a 2-1 victory over Mudgeeraba over the weekend. The veterans remain on top of the ladder after Week 9 and continue to roll on week in week out with victories.
Pacific Pines 1 (Mcmonagle) drew with Musgrave 1 (Deriard)
Reserves: Pacific Pines 4 (Wild x3, Gatton-Neilsen) def. Musgrave 1 (Rutty)
Pacific Pines: Veitch, Jones, Watkins, Osborne, Southwood, Szarek, Rayner, Diamond, Mcmonagle, Muzazaila, Hamilton
Subs: Mccutcheon, Pratt, Bettenay, Ramirez
Musgrave: Parrella, Jenks, Jansen, Bland, Knapp, Pham-Sultan, Willett, Keereman, Gilbert, Deriard, Zaphiris
Subs: Baldasso, Alhajali, Adams, Piezas, Bratley
Pacific Pines and Musgrave split the points over the weekend with a 1-1 draw. Both sides would have been hopeful to pick up a victory however it wasn’t to be for either team. The focus for both will now be finishing off the round strong before mounting a push in the second half of the season.