Posts Tagged:Michael Thwaite

Gold Coast United v Moreton Bay United – NPL Rd16 preview

        United face Moreton Bay United at home tomorrow night in the opening match of the second half of the 2019 National Premiers Leagues Queensland competition. After a bye in Rd15 and with catch up games against Redlands and SWQ Thunder up their sleeve, United sit 5th on the ladder, at the front…

Read More →

United v Pen Power – NPL Qld Rd14 Preview

      After notching up a third league win on the bounce away at the Sunshine Coast, United will be out to be the first Club to ruffle the feathers of the front-runners at Coplicks on Saturday night. A large part of United’s success in 2019 has come off the back of an impressive…

Read More →

United v Fire – NPL Qld Rd13 Preview

      With United’s Rd12 match against Redlands washed out, this Sunday’s game against the Sunshine Coast Fire marks the Club’s first league outing since the 6th of April. That break has allowed several players to overcome slight niggles and has given coach Kristian Rees the opportunity to freshen up his squad as we…

Read More →

United v Redlands – NPL Qld Rd12 Preview

      United are back in action on Monday against Redlands looking to make it three wins on the bounce in the Queensland National Premier Leagues competition. In the absence of Kristian Rees, assistant Matt Osmond was on the sidelines last start guiding United past Western Pride to record their third home win for…

Read More →

United v Western Pride – NPL Qld Rd10 Preview

      United return to Coplicks this Saturday night buoyed after a dominant performance on the road in Mackay last start. That result was a testament to the faith coach Kristian Rees has in giving talented young local players every chance to test themselves at this level. According to Rees, “we’re trying to build a…

Read More →

FFA Cup Rd4 Preview – United v Brisbane City

        Gold Coast United kick-start their 2019 FFA Cup campaign away at Brisbane City tomorrow night. It’s United’s second involvement in the competition and if the NPL ladder is any indicator, the squad’s chances of progressing further than in 2018 look positive. But United head to Newmarket knowing that they’ll be in…

Read More →

United v Magpie Crusaders – NPL Qld Rd9 Preview

      The competition’s longest away trip for United today as they head north to face the 6th placed Magpie Crusaders tonight in Mackay. After falling to their first defeat in 6 matches against Olympic a trip north may be just the tonic the squad needs after spending the week focusing on some areas…

Read More →

United v Olympic – NPL Qld Rd8 Preview

        United host Olympic for the first time at Coplicks on Sunday afternoon intent on building upon their recent five game unbeaten run. Coach Kristian Rees is expecting a tough encounter against the Yeronga based outfit. “They’re a good team, they’ve got a good coach. It’s going to be a battle.” Rees…

Read More →

Derby Showdown

Brandon Reeves and Oskar Dillon tangling in the only previous meeting between the two clubs (Sportspics)     Could this have been scripted any better? United’s last gasp winner and Knights loss to the competition front-runners in Round 6 sees the club’s separated by a single point heading into tonight’s first Gold Coast National Premier…

Read More →

United v Roar – NPL Qld Rd6 Preview

        United host Brisbane Roar for the first time at Coplicks this Saturday, a throwback to the former M1 derby during the club’s A-league era. Coach Kristian Rees and Captain Michael Thwaite both recall those derbies fondly and are primed for a big clash fresh off the back of solid recent performances…

Read More →

Back to Top