Leaders Papatoetoe made to work for 3-2 win by bottom-placed Lynn-Avon

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Two goals in the opening six minutes got NRF Championship leaders Papatoetoe off to a match-winning start when they beat bottom-placed Lynn-Avon United at Matariki weekend.

However, Papatoetoe allowed United back into the game and they drew level through two goals from Hugh Sorby.

In the end, Papatoetoe got home 3-2 thanks to a winning goal from Sandip Singh.

Nearest rivals Central United and South Auckland Rangers both have a game in hand on Papatoetoe.

Main photo: Sandip Singh … scored the winner for Papatoetoe. Image: Shane Wenzlick / Phototek.

NRF Men’s Championship


Games played Saturday June 25, 2022

Central United 4 (Sam Lloyd 21′, Ben Ruffell 32′, 39′, Daniel Backman 85′)
Te Atatu 1 (Rhys Caples 18′)

Lynn-Avon United 2 (Hugh Sorby 28′, 67′)
Papatoetoe 3 (Ariel Fernandez Morales 2′, Ash Gower-Rudman 6′, Sandip Singh 75′)

Uni-Mount Bohemian 2 (Keith Anderson 51′, Tariro Mashonganyika 90’+2′)
Ranui Swanson 3 (Mohammed Haj 9′, Tuam Lian Zaw 36′, Jaslin Diedericks 82′)

South Auckland Rangers P
Papakura City P


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