Melville 2-2 Swifts
Jun08

Melville 2-2 Swifts

All four Swifts senior teams were back in action over the weekend, but the talk leading up to the latest set of games was about whether the club would have enough fit and available players to fulfil their scheduled fixtures. Thankfully the crisis, particularly prevalent across the men’s teams, eased just enough to allow the club to send teams to various parts of the Waikato. In a couple of cases, however, results were quite severe....

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Melville 5-5 Swifts

Comag Matamata Swifts picked up a point on Saturday after a crazy 5-5 WaiBOP Premiership draw in Hamilton against unbeaten Melville United. The bulk of the goals rattled in during the first half. The hosts took an early lead, before the Swifts took control. Goals from Dayne Willemsen and Brad West, with two, had Matamata in a commanding lead just over the quarter hour mark. West completed his first hat trick for the club and Chris...

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Melville United 5-3 Swifts
Apr08

Melville United 5-3 Swifts

Melville united 5-3 Matamata Swifts Loaded WaiBOP Premiership If you want to see goals in this season’s Loaded WaiBOP Premiership you’d better make sure you follow Matamata Swifts. Their second round match, at Hamilton’s Melville United, saw the teams trade eight goals. This followed ten goals in last Saturday’s opener. Unfortunately this time the Swifts didn’t find themselves on the right side of the final score line, losing 5-3....

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Melville Utd 3-0 Swifts

Melville United 3-0 Waikato Stud Matamata Swifts WaiBOP Premiership Waikato Stud Matamata Swifts have lost their unbeaten 2016 WaiBOP Premiership record after going down to a disappointing 3-0 defeat at Hamilton’s Melville United on Saturday. In a match where not a lot went right for Matamata, they lost key performers Gary Dobson and Joe Tompsett to injury, gave up soft goals and uncharacteristically struggled in the attacking third....

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Melville Utd v Matamata Swifts

Waikato Stud Matamata Swifts returned from Hamilton with an important point taken from this match against early season WaiBOP Premiership leaders, Melville United. As the scoreline would suggest, the match didn’t rise to any great heights but it helped the Swifts continue their record of having not been beaten in the league since the opening day of the season. The side’s first clean sheet of the season was an important milestone for...

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Melville United 0-2 Matamata Swifts

Stanley Joinery Matamata Swifts have notched their second consecutive victory with a comfortable win at Gower Park. Andrew and Lawrence Clothier each scored during a strong first half performance by the Swifts, while the side also had the luxury of missing a penalty when Bjorn Vossen fired wide. While the victory margin should probably have been larger, the win was the most important thing to bring home from Hamilton. The young Swifts...

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