Posts Tagged:NPL Queensland

Lions pinch win

Jack Gates (r) contesting possession (Lions Facebook)     A dramatic end to an entertaining match with Lions scoring in the 90th minute to clinch a 3-2 home win against a gritty United.   Gold Coast United’s visit to the ‘Lion’s den’ was hampered by mid-week injuries to regular starters Conor Smith & Uryu Nagata.…

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Zoric Keeps Positive

Luka Zoric stood tall between the sticks for United (Kleur Photography)     A gusty effort from the United Men last night going down 3-0 to a very polished Western Pride.   A frenetic first seven minutes saw an early red card to Lochie Reus for a handball in the box. A fine save from…

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Back to Back United

Nick Panetta with another strong display for United.  Photo Patrick Leigh Perspectives     A strong performance across the park from Gold Coast United secured back to back wins. After a gritty victory in Townsville in Round 7, United built on recent good form to record their third win of the 2018 campaign against the…

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United win in tropics

Jack Gates competing in Townsville, watched by Dean Wernerson.  Photo Sharon Woodward     Gold Coast United continued their success in the north with a hard fought 1-0 win over NQ United in Townsville last night.   United’s two wins this season have both come on the road in North Queensland. Historically a difficult place…

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Gates start super impressive

Jack Gates preparing for a trip to Townsville     Having only recently arrived on the Gold Coast 22 y.o. Tasmanian, Jack Gates, has made an instant impression.   A debut off the bench in Rd5 against Strikers was followed by a start against the league leaders in Rd6. Some welcome to the Queensland NPL!…

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Surfsiders Stun League Leaders

Photo of Gold Coast United’s new centre-back pairing, Archie Tomic & Dean Wernerson     With Olympic ‘unbackable’ favorites to secure their sixth successive win for season 2018, it was United who shone in a ‘thriller’ last night at Robina. An outstanding all-round team performance from the home side left the previously unbeaten league leaders…

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League leaders loom large

Photo of Tyler Wagstaffe in action v Redlands @Raybyphotography   For Gold Coast United defender Tyler Wagstaffe, today’s match-up with the NPL League leaders is a ‘home-coming’ of sorts. The 20 year old right back lives on the Coast but spent a lot of time on the M1 in 2017 travelling to Yeronga to train…

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Strong second half not enough

Photo from Strikers Facebook – Rhys Meredith & Uryu Nagata contesting A plucky Gold Coast fell short of reeling in a fast starting Brisbane Strikers in last night’s Rd5 NPLQLD match at Perry Park. Down 3 nil at half time, Gold Coast dominated the second stanza. A headed goal to Captain, Archie Tomic on 59…

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Coast undone by Redlands

Photo – @RaybyPhotography Gold Coast Men fell to Redlands last night at the Cleveland Showgrounds. While the 2-0 loss was disappointing, Coach Sean Lane still found plenty to like about his team’s performance. With injuries to several players and two suspensions, a young Gold Coast side worked hard, dominating possession and creating several clear-cut chances.…

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GCU open NPL account

Photo – Pine Creek Pictures Gold Coast United Men announced their arrival on the NPL Queensland stage recording a first up 3-1 win in Cairns GCU’s return to elite competitive football got underway with an outstanding result for the senior Men’s side, on the road in the state’s ‘distance derby’. After months of build-up and…

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