Auckland City go top in the Northern League after 7-0 romp against Manurewa

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Defending champions Auckland City have taken the lead of the Northern League with a 7-0 win against fourth-placed Manurewa.

Playing a catch-up game under midweek floodlights at the Croatian Cultural Club, City’s Ryan de Vries led the way with a second-half hat-trick which takes his tally to 20 goals in all competitions this year.

Rewa held out till the 36th minute but once City broke the deadlock, with a goal from Angus Kilkolly, the points were always going to the Navy Blues.

Auckland City lead Eastern Suburbs on goal difference, with both clubs unbeaten after 13 games.


Game played on Wednesday June 28, 2023

Auckland City 7 (Angus Kilkolly 36′, Liam Gillion 42′, 82′, Ryan de Vries 66′, 85′, 90+3′, Regont Murati 80′)
Manurewa 0


Games to be played on Saturday July 1, 2023

Northern League

West Coast Rangers v Auckland City
Huapai Reserve 1, Kumeu, 3pm

Melville United v Manurewa
Gower Park, Hamilton, 3pm

Takapuna v Western Springs
Taharoto Park, Auckland, 3pm

Eastern Suburbs v Hamilton Wanderers
Madills Farm, Auckland, 3pm

Auckland United v Manukau United
Waikaraka Park, Onehunga, 3pm

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