Four NSL teams confirmed for national titles

first_imgThey’re Rapatona FC and undefeated Hekari United from the Southern Conference and premiers Lae City Dwellers and newcomer Welgris Morobe United from Northern Conference.These are the top two teams out of six clubs from each conference who have qualified for the championship or NSL semifinals following this weekend’s round 10 games.Hekari continued its winning streak defeating PS Huawei FC 6-2.Koriak Upaiga maintained top form scoring three goals for Hekari while Emmanuel Simon scored two goals and Tommy Semmy scored one goal. Huawei’s goals came from Iamo Maneka and Francis Tulem.In other results, Gigira Laitepo United lost to Rapatona 2-1 and Erema FC beat FC Port Moresby 2-1 in the southern conference.The northern conference saw Welgris Morobe thrash Goroka FC 3-0, Besta PNG United drew with Admiralty Palaiau nil all and despite the loss to Madang FC 2-1, Dwellers qualify for the semis after leading the score board.The championship will commence next weekend followed by the grand final to determine the winner of the season.This is where the top two teams from each of the two conferences will play in Home and Away format to find the League Champions and the top four placings for the finals.last_img read more

Donegal captain Michael Murphy back at university

first_imgDonegal talisman and captain Michael Murphy is back in third-level education and has enrolled at University Ulster Jordanstown. Murphy was a student for four years at DCU – and completed his degree in 2013.However, Murphy is now back at UUJ where is set to undertake a Masters degree. The Glenswilly man helped DCU to Sigerson Cup success in 2012 – and UUJ will be hoping he can power them to their first title since 2008.Murphy will joined on campus by Donegal teammates and Kilcar trio Ryan McHugh, Eoin McHugh and Patrick McBrearty.The UUJ Sigerson Cup team is managed by former Donegal legend and current Kilcar boss Martin McHugh.For now, Murphy will be focused on steering Glenswilly to another Donegal SFC final, as his side take on Malin in the last four of the Donegal SFC on Sunday. Donegal captain Michael Murphy back at university was last modified: September 29th, 2016 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more