FT - Eastern Suburbs AFC 0-2 Auckland City FC

Words: ACFC Media

Wednesday 24 January 2018

Picture: Phototek

AUCKLAND, New Zealand - Welcome to William Green Domain for today's ISPS Handa Premiership central Auckland derby between Auckland City FC and Eastern Suburbs AFC.

They don't come much bigger than this - a win for Eastern Suburbs AFC would open up a three point gap on defending champions Team Wellington and leave the Navy Blues trailing the Lilywhites by five points - a win for the Navy Blues leaves the race for the minor title in a real logjam with victory enough to put them in first place one point ahead of their nearest rivals.



ISPS Handa Premiership Minor Title Run-in

1. Team Wellington
Played 12, Points 23 (Goal Difference +10)
27.01.18 v Tasman United (A)
04.02.18 v Auckland City FC (A)
18.02.18 v Waitakere United (H)
04.03.18 v Southern United (A)
11.03.18 v Canterbury United (A)
18.03.18 v Hamilton Wanderers (H)

2. Eastern Suburbs AFC
Played 11, Points 23 (Goal Difference +9)
24.01.18 v Auckland City FC (H)
28.01.18 v Hawke's Bay United (A)
04.02.18 v Wellington Phoenix (A)
11.02.18 v Tasman United (H)
04.03.18 v Waitakere United (H)
11.03.18 v Auckland City FC (A)
17.03.18 v Canterbury United (H)

3. Auckland City FC
Played 11, Points 21 (Goal Difference +19)
24.01.18 v Eastern Suburbs AFC (A)
28.01.18 v Hamilton Wanderers (A)
04.02.18 v Team Wellington (H)
11.02.18 v Hawke's Bay United (A)
25.02.18 v Tasman United (A)
11.03.18 v Eastern Suburbs AFC (H)
17.03.18 v Wellington Phoenix (A)

4. Canterbury United
Played 11, Points 17 (Goal Difference +8)
28.01.18 v Wellington Phoenix (H)
04.02.18 v Southern United (H)
10.02.18 v Wellington Phoenix (A)
18.02.18 v Hamilton Wanderers (A)
25.02.18 v Hawke's Bay United (A)
11.03.18 v Team Wellington (H)
17.03.18 v Eastern Suburbs AFC (A)

5. Tasman United 
Played 12, Points 17 (Goal Difference 0)
27.01.18 v Team Wellington (H)
04.02.18 v Hawke's Bay United (H)
11.02.18 v Eastern Suburbs AFC (A)
25.02.18 v Auckland City FC (H)
11.03.18 v Wellington Phoenix (A)
18.03.18 v Waitakere United (A)

6. Waitakere United 
Played 12, Points 16 (Goal Difference +1)
28.01.18 v Southern United (A)
04.02.18 v Hamilton Wanderers (H)
18.02.18 v Team Wellington (A)
04.03.18 v Eastern Suburbs AFC (A)
11.03.18 v Hawke's Bay United (H)
18.03.18 v Tasman United (H)


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