COVID disrupts final round of Women’s National League as game cancelled

Saturday’s game between Canterbury United Pride and Capital Football will not go ahead due to a number of COVID-19 cases in the home squad.

NZ Football have confirmed the match will not go ahead in accordance with the competition’s COVID-19 protocols.

A statement from NZ Football says: “As it is the final league round of the season, and after discussion with both teams, the decision has been taken not to reschedule the game as there isn’t a viable opportunity to replay before the end of the year. The game will instead be recorded as a 0-0 draw.”

Main photo: Canterbury United Pride’s season is over after COVID-19 disruption.


Game cancelled on Saturday December 10, 2022

Result registered as a 0-0 draw upon decision not to reschedule

Canterbury United Pride 0
Capital Football 0

Game played on Friday December 9, 2022

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Eastern Suburbs 3 (Nicole Mettam 15′, Deven Jackson 38′, Nicole Cooper 55′)
Western Springs 2 (Sam Tawharu 35′, Sofia Garcia 43′)


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