WHAT’S ON: Looking for live football? Here are Sunday’s big fixtures …

Sunday’s a full-on day for football fans with big games ahead in the men’s A-League, the OFC Men’s Champions League and New Zealand’s biggest men’s and women’s cup competitions.

The weekend’s Central League fixtures conclude with a vital game for Napier City Rovers who can finish the round as leaders with a home win against Petone.

At 6pm, the Wellington Phoenix continue their quest for their first-ever trophy when they take on Melbourne Victory in the first of their two-legged semi-final series.

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Here’s what’s on …


Games to be played on Sunday May 12, 2024

Men’s A-League

Semi-final 2, first leg

Melbourne Victory v Wellington Phoenix
AAMI Park, Melbourne, 6pm (NZT)

OFC Men’s Champions League

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Group A

Rewa v Auckland City
Stade Paea, Tahiti, 10am (NZT)

Solomon Warriors v Hekari United
Stade Paea, Tahiti, 1pm (NZT)

Chatham Cup

First round

Coastal Spirit v FC Twenty 11
Linfield Park, Bromley, 11am

Northern Rovers v Mt Albert Ponsonby
McFetridge Park, Glenfield, 2pm

Kate Sheppard Cup

First round

Miramar Rangers v Victoria University
David Farrington Park, Miramar, 11am

Uni-Mount Bohemian v Greenhithe
Bill McKinlay Park, Mt Wellington, 1pm

Waikato Unicol v Onehunga Mangere United
Waikato University, Hamilton, 1pm

Tauranga Blue Rovers v Cambridge
Pemberton Park, Greerton, 1pm

Lakes v Tauranga Moana
Tamarahi Reserve, Ngongotaha, 1pm

Te Kotahitanga v North Wellington
Mazengarb Park, Paraparaumu, 1pm

Northland v Franklin United
Trigg Arena, Whangarei, 1.30pm

Island Bay United v Upper Hutt City
Wakefield Park, Island Bay, 2pm

Central League

Napier City Rovers v Petone
Bluewater Stadium, Napier, 1pm

Lotto NRFL Women’s Premiership

Hibiscus Coast v Auckland United
Stanmore Bay Park, Whangaparaoa, 1pm

Eastern Suburbs v Hamilton Wanderers
Madills Farm, St Heliers, 1pm

Ellerslie v Fencibles United
Michaels Ave, Ellerslie, 3pm

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