With the Westfield FFA Cup Round of 16 set to kick off on Wednesday night, we take a look at the form of the eight teams in action on match day one.
Sydney United fresh for Cup
United enjoyed the weekend off after their PS4 NSW NPL campaign ended the previous week with a 2-2 draw against fellow Round of 16 side Blacktown City.
Heidelberg crowned Premiers
There was cause for celebration for the ‘Bergers as they secured the Victorian NPL Premiers’ Plate with a final round 5-3 victory over the Bulleen Lions.
South slip up in final round
South Melbourne had to settle for second place in the Victorian NPL after going down 3-2 against Kingston City FC.
No joy for Sorrento
It was a tough weekend for the boys from the west as they lost 2-1 in the PS4 WA NPL against Stirling Lions to remain in fourth spot on the ladder.
Moreton gain psychological edge?In an intriguing scenario, Moreton Bay faced their Round of 16 opponents Gold Coast City in the PS4 Queensland NPL. Two goals inside the opening four minutes helped the Jets to a 3-0 win and a fourth-placed finish.
Title slips from City
The defeat was costly for Grae Piddick’s side who lost the chance to try and win the Premiership, allowing Brisbane Strikers to take top spot.
Adelaide United held by NPL outfit
Marco Kurz’s side were forced to come from a goal down in their last pre-season hit-out last week, with Baba Diawara’s goal earning a 1-1 draw with local side Campbelltown.
Victory fire against Cannons
Mitch Austin scored twice for Victory as they ran out convincing 5-2 winners against local NPL side Oakleigh Cannons in a friendly last Wednesday night.