6 Nov 2011

Big wins for Waitakere and Canterbury in national Premiership

5:45 pm on 6 November 2011

National Premiership football champions Waitakere United have thrashed Otago United 6-0 in the first professional game of the round ball code at the new Dunedin Stadium.

Canterbury also thumped Waikato 5-0 at home while Auckland City beat visitors Team Wellington 4-2.

Hawke's Bay drew 2-2 with YoungHeart Manawatu in Napier.

Canterbury and Waitakere top the ladder ahead of Auckland on goal difference. Waikato are bottom.