Waikato Unicol 2-0 Swifts
Jun27

Waikato Unicol 2-0 Swifts

Comag Matamata Swifts suffered their first Soccer Shop WaiBOP Premiership reverse of 2020, going down 2-0 at Waikato Unicol after playing more than an hour with ten men. The slippery conditions made football challenging. The match was a largely even contest but turned on the half hour when Matamata goalie, Kyle van Waveren, was deemed to have deliberately handled the ball out side the box and was shown red. Reuben Wiglesworth drew the...

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Waikato Unicol 1-2 Swifts
Jul07

Waikato Unicol 1-2 Swifts

Comag Matamata Swifts have completed a Loaded WaiBOP Premiership league double over Waikato Unicol after returning from Hamilton’s Jansen Park on Saturday with a 2-1 victory in the bank. A week after Matamata had lost by the same score at lowly Tauranga Blue Rovers, the Swifts secured three important points to stay on the fringes of the 2018 title race. As expected, Matamata had to soak up a lot of early pressure. Unicol has been one...

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Unicol 0-2 Swifts

Waikato Stud Matamata Swifts’ victory at Waikato Unicol headlined a strong weekend for Swifts football teams. The Swifts won 2-0 at Waikato University on Saturday and now sit in outright second spot on the Loaded WaiBOP Premiership table. Two first half goals, to Brad West and Andrew Clothier, ensured the Swifts would return from a ground they usually struggle at with maximum points on a weekend when all the teams around them on the...

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Waikato Unicol v Matamata Swifts

Waikato Stud Matamata Swifts suffered another fruitless afternoon away from home on an afternoon where the conditions made the match a battle of attrition rather than a footballing classic. Buoyed by their previous week’s performance the Swifts began brightly against one of the Premiership’s pre-season favourites. Like the Swifts, however, Unicol have been inconsistent over the second half of the season. That meant both sides were...

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Waikato Unicol 3-1 Matamata Swifts
Aug23

Waikato Unicol 3-1 Matamata Swifts

Stanley Joinery Matamata Swifts have been defeated in their final visit to Hamilton this season. A fast start from their hosts, Waikato Unicol, made life difficult with Unicol two ahead inside 20 minutes. Callum Barr got one back for the Swifts during the second half but Unicol secured the points from the penalty spot in the final minutes of the game. Youngster Logan Raynel came off the bench to make his Swifts debut while Scott...

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