Late goal keeps league leaders Christchurch United’s winning streak intact

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A Jago Godden goal six minutes into stoppage time provided Christchurch United’s eighth successive win on Friday night to keep the club top of the Southern League.

United have a 100% winning record in the competition and are five points clear of nearest rivals Cashmere Technical who beat Ferrymead Bays 6-2 under lights.

Coastal Spirit moved into fourth place with a 3-2 win at Selwyn United.


Games played on Friday May 19, 2023

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Selwyn United 2 (Jak Stevenson 47′, 87′)
Coastal Spirit 3 (Liam Cotter 35′, 37′, Mohamad Taqizada 41′ pen)

Christchurch United 1 (Jago Godden 90+6′)
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Ferrymead Bays 2 (Omid Rajabi 22′ pen, Fintan Joseph 88′)
Cashmere Technical 6 (Caleb Cottom 2′, Garbhan Coughlan 6′, 27′, Sam Richards 37′, Lachie McIsaac 50′, Zander Edwards 58′)



Game to be played on Saturday May 20, 2023

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Game to be played on Sunday May 21, 2023

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Saxton Fields, Nelson, 12pm

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