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Port Saints clinging onto hope misfiring attack will spark into action

The edge of the cliff is fast approaching for Port Saints in their quest to make the 2022 Coastal Premier League Men's finals. One or two more slip-ups over their remaining six games before the end of the season will see them tumble off into the abyss following a 2-0 loss to second-last placed Boambee… Continue reading Port Saints clinging onto hope misfiring attack will spark into action

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Port United’s late-season fade continues, but assistant coach remains confident of solution

It was the rapid-fire run of games that could have consolidated Port United's position in the top three of the Coastal Premier League Men's competition. Instead, the Port Macquarie side have slumped to three losses in four games and picked up a solitary point from a possible 12 in the last eight days. They are… Continue reading Port United’s late-season fade continues, but assistant coach remains confident of solution

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Ospreys growing in confidence with finals around the corner

It’s funny what a couple of wins will do to a football team. A month ago Southern United were languishing in eighth position on the Coastal Premier League Men’s ladder and appeared to be a few gears off the teams in finals contention. Fast forward four weeks and the Ospreys have made their move and… Continue reading Ospreys growing in confidence with finals around the corner

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Saints’ Coastal Premier League Men’s season on life support

Port Saints will need to equal the amount of wins they have achieved in 15 games across the final four games of the season to reach the Coastal Premier League Men's finals. Saints currently languish in 10th position on the ladder with last weekend's mixed results against Port United and Northern Storm likely to prove… Continue reading Saints’ Coastal Premier League Men’s season on life support

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Rangers’ impressive scoring record continues despite loss to Bellingen

Macleay Valley Rangers extended their scoring streak in matches to nine-straight, but it wasn't enough to overcome a determined Bellingen at Connell Park on Saturday. A few defensive errors proved costly in the 3-2 loss, but it wasn't all doom and gloom. Rangers have impressively only failed to hit the back of the net in… Continue reading Rangers’ impressive scoring record continues despite loss to Bellingen

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Port United slip to seventh after controversial loss to Port Saints

It's not the time of the season to have a little hiccup, but Port United coach Adam Bruest is unconcerned about what effect Saturday's 1-0 defeat to Port Saints will have on their Coastal Premier League Men's campaign. The one-goal defeat saw United slip from third to seventh on the competition ladder although they do… Continue reading Port United slip to seventh after controversial loss to Port Saints

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Rangers and Bellingen to battle again for second time in nine days

The quirk with the 2022 Coastal Premier League Men’s fixture list will be on show on Saturday when Macleay Valley tackle Bellingen for the second-straight game. Rangers cruised to a 3-1 victory when the two teams met nine days ago before the Kempsey side had last week’s clash with Sawtell postponed. Coach Jason Coleman was… Continue reading Rangers and Bellingen to battle again for second time in nine days

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North Coast Football sides face big weekend in CPL

Three North Coast Football sides face a pivotal weekend as the Coastal Premier League heads towards its final series. Bellingen FC, Sawtell Scorpions, and the Northern Storm are among a number of teams fighting for a finals spot, with just 5 points separating third and ninth on the ladder. Bellingen FC sit in sixth spot… Continue reading North Coast Football sides face big weekend in CPL

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Crunch time fast approaching for Port Saints ahead of Port Macquarie derby

It's just as well Ollie King hasn't spent a lot of time looking at the Coastal Premier League Men's ladder this season because it hasn't made pretty reading. Saints currently languish in tenth position, haven't scored a goal in more than 180 minutes and their only victory in the last six matches was a 1-0… Continue reading Crunch time fast approaching for Port Saints ahead of Port Macquarie derby

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Saints coach aware of the importance of Scorpions’ fixture

It's a classic six-point fixture for Kempsey Saints when they take on Sawtell Scorpions this weekend. Both teams are neck-and-neck in the middle of the table and Saints co-coach Dan Baker knows the importance of the fixture. The run home has started for most teams and Baker said the time to make their move was… Continue reading Saints coach aware of the importance of Scorpions’ fixture