Draw ensures elimination of some top teams from Kate Sheppard Cup

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Some of women’s football’s strongest teams face elimination in the next round of the Kate Sheppard Cup after drawing each other in round two.

Northern Rovers, current leaders in the Lotto NRFL Women’s Premier League, have been drawn away to high-flying Western Springs in the round due to be played over Queen’s Birthday Weekend.

In another all-WPL clash, Ellerslie will host Hamilton Wanderers.

Other WPL sides Eastern Suburbs and Auckland United also face tricky fixtures, having been drawn away.

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Second-round draw

Fixtures to be played over Queen’s Birthday Weekend (June 3-6)


Western Springs v Northern Rovers
Ellerslie v Hamilton Wanderers
Otumoetai v Eastern Suburbs
West Coast Rangers v Franklin United
Beachlands Maraetai v Waikato Unicol
Tauranga City v Onehunga Sports
Manukau United v Birkenhead United
Hibiscus Coast v Auckland United


Kapiti v Wellington United
New Plymouth Rangers v Karori
Victoria University v Marist Palmerston North
Petone v Seatoun


Cashmere Technical v Nomads United
Nelson Suburbs v Coastal Spirit
Mosgiel v Otago University
Dunedin City Royals v Roslyn Wakari

The Kate Sheppard Cup is supported by the NZ Football Foundation.

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