NPLW Vic Round 11: Bulleen keep climbing and South Melbourne win a classic

By Kieran Yap (29/5/23) Above: Maja Markovski keeps the Southern United defence busy. Photo: Passion Creations South Melbourne continued to climb the ladder, Bulleen Lions returned to the winners’ list and Calder recorded their biggest score this season. Round 11 of the Victorian NPLW had some classy moments and yet another classic game. Southern UnitedContinue reading “NPLW Vic Round 11: Bulleen keep climbing and South Melbourne win a classic”

South Melbourne continues to climb and Barbieri boosts Box Hill

NPLW Victoria Round 10 By Kieran Yap (22/5/23) Above: Danielle Wise scores for South Melbourne against Southern United. Photo: Passion Creations. Box Hill United recorded their second win of the season, Danielle Wise continued to find the net, and another Matilda joined the league in Round 10 of the Victorian NPLW. Bulleen Lions 1-1 CalderContinue reading “South Melbourne continues to climb and Barbieri boosts Box Hill”

Big names back in town but Okino still dominates in NPLW Victoria classic

by Kieran Yap (17/5/23) Above: Alana Jancevski back on the field for Bulleen Lions. Photo: Bulleen Lions Instagram. Bulleen and Preston brought back some big guns and FV Emerging’s latest rising star delivered again, but it was Heidelberg United and the Boroondara-Carey Eagles that produced the most incredible match and the only win of theContinue reading “Big names back in town but Okino still dominates in NPLW Victoria classic”

Wise rises, and Heidelberg score six: NPLW Victoria Round Eight

By Kieran Yap (10/5/23) Above: Nicole Blackett brings up her hat trick for Heidelberg United. Photo: Passion Creations. @Jaotam Instagram FV Emerging 1-1 Calder United Calder United travelled to face Victoria’s most promising young players in the first game of the round. Last season’s much-changed champions were coming off a strong result from round seven.Continue reading “Wise rises, and Heidelberg score six: NPLW Victoria Round Eight”

Sidney scores a screamer & Bulleen start to build – NPLW Victoria Wrap Round 7

By Kieran Yap (3/5/23) Above: Bulleen Lions Goalkeeper Gaby Garton stretches to save for Bulleen Lions. Photo: Passion Creation. Instagram @joatam One of the league’s best modern rivalries resumed in round seven. Elsewhere Boroondara-Carey Eagles showed that they can score goals without their star striker, and Sidney Allen scored a screamer. Calder United 4-2 HeidelbergContinue reading “Sidney scores a screamer & Bulleen start to build – NPLW Victoria Wrap Round 7”

Okino dominates and Iaria delights in NPLW Victoria Round Six

by Kieran Yap (26/4/23) Above: Bulleen Lions (white) and Bayside United contest possession during their round six encounter. Photo: Bulleen Lions. Three very different wonder goals and another Kurea Okino masterclass defined Round Six of Victoria’s NPLW. While Alamein got back to winning ways, Preston Lions faced their toughest test of the season so far.Continue reading “Okino dominates and Iaria delights in NPLW Victoria Round Six”

NTC’s young guns Emerge as potential stars: NPLW Victoria Wrap Round Five

By Kieran Yap (14/4/23) Above: FV Emerging in possession at Box Hill United. Photo: Passion Creations. Round Five of Victoria’s NPLW saw FV Emerging record an impressive win, while two of the form sides this season clashed at Olympic Village. Preston Lions continued their strong start to the season, while Bayside United stumbled against SouthContinue reading “NTC’s young guns Emerge as potential stars: NPLW Victoria Wrap Round Five”

Bulleen off the mark and Okino’s clinic: NPLW Victoria Round Four

by Kieran Yap (10/4/23) Bulleen Lions recorded their first win of the season, Heidelberg United defeated a dangerous Box Hill United and the NPLW Victoria might have a new star striker as Round Four once again delivered some incredible games. Above: Heidelberg United (yellow) and South Melbourne face off. Photo: Jack Dilks. FV Emerging 4-4Continue reading “Bulleen off the mark and Okino’s clinic: NPLW Victoria Round Four”

The Boroondara Eagles take flight: NPLW Victoria Wrap Round Three

By Kieran Yap (5/4/23) Above: Emily Sutcliffe launches into the air after scoring for the Boroondara-Carey Eagles. Image supplied with permission by: Passion Creations. (https://m.facebook.com/passioncreations) Alamein 5-1 Southern United The Victorian NPLW ladder is still taking shape, but after three rounds Alamein sit on top of the table. Following an impressive and somewhat surprising 4-2Continue reading “The Boroondara Eagles take flight: NPLW Victoria Wrap Round Three”

Box Hill are box office: NPLW Victoria Wrap Round Two

By Kieran Yap (29/3/23) Above: Zoe Lambi (12) celebrates a goal for South Melbourne against FV Emerging. Image: Football Victoria Despite some big scorelines, the Victorian NPLW was an enthralling as ever in Round Two. Two of last season’s top sides clashed when Heidelberg United faced Bulleen Lions, but there were some surprises elsewhere withContinue reading “Box Hill are box office: NPLW Victoria Wrap Round Two”