Auckland United default WPL game to Kate Sheppard Cup final rivals

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Auckland United have defaulted their Lotto NRFL Women’s Premier League fixture against champions Northern Rovers.

The match, due to be played as a rescheduled midweek match, has been recorded as a 3-0 win to Rovers, increasing their lead to 11 points on the table.

The two teams are set to meet in the Kate Sheppard Cup final on Sunday September 11.

Both clubs, with Western Springs and Eastern Suburbs, will play in the eight-team Women’s National League due to start on September 17.

Main photo: Title-winners Northern Rovers … extend their lead to 11 points. Photo: Shane Wenzlick / Phototek.

Result

Northern Rovers 3 (win by default)
Auckland United 0

Standings

Fixtures

The final round of WPL games will be played on Sunday September 4, 2022:

Tauranga City v Northern Rovers
Links Ave Reserve, Tauranga, 1pm

Hamilton Wanderers v Eastern Suburbs
Porritt Stadium, Hamilton, 1pm

Auckland United v West Coast Rangers
Keith Hay Park, Auckland, 1pm

Western Springs v Ellerslie
Seddon Fields, Auckland, 1.30 pm

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