An unofficial Football Kingz page

for the 2002-2003 Season

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Date Venue Opposition Result F A Scorers Memories
22 Sept home Sydney United draw 0 0   Almendra's behind the other foot cross.
27 Sept away Northern Spirit win 4 1 H. Ngata (4) Harry's final scorching shot on the run
6 Oct home Perth Glory loss 0 1   Utting's saves and Miya's defence, off side goal
11 Oct away Wollongong Wolves draw 0 0   Riki, JT and Miya in defence. Steven Turner first full game. Vlahos denied by diving header.
20 Oct home Olympic Sharks draw 2 2 P. Almendra (2) Riki sent off after 12 min. Almendra tormenting the NSL champs, chipped keeper. Banners saves, Chilean drums, Japanese headbands in Bloc 5
27 Oct away Adelaige Force loss 1 2 Almendra (pen) James Pritchett debut.
1 Nov home Melbourne Knights draw 2 2 R. De Gregorio, Almendra (pen) Very wet Waikato Stadium. Lots of chances. Burton back from injury. Pritchett good again, Vlahos back on form.
8 Nov away Marconi Stallions loss 1 2 Ngata Flu. Harry's headers, hit bar, Ben Sigmund debut.
15 Nov home Parramatta Power win 2 1 own goal, P. Urlovic Vlahos shot scraped off line, Urlo's volley, Utting's save
23 Nov away Brisbane Strikers win 2 0 Ngata, Almendra Utting's super saves, including the leaping fly swat, Utting juggling the ball, Rech red card
1 Dec   bye          
6 Dec home Newcastle United win 2 0 Urlovic, Almendra Great teamwork, 3 in a row for first time, De Gregorio midfield rock
15 Dec away South Melbourne loss 0 3   Almendra's saved penalty & rebound, Perry and Burton on form.
22 Dec home Northern Spirit         postponed
29 Dec away Sydney United loss 0 1   Vlahos wins pen then has it saved, still no goals all season
4 Jan away Perth Glory loss 0 5   Happy New Year!
10 Jan home Wollongong Wolves draw 1 1 A. Vlahos Mennillo & Almendra sent off. Vlahos finally scores. Jacko pushing ref out of way!
18 Jan away Olympic Sharks loss 0 1   Strong wind, Donoso good debut, Pritchett's runs right wing
25 Jan home Adelaide Force loss 0 3   In New Plymouth. Change of formation! Pritchett still did well. Harry's unlucky deflection.
2 Feb away Melbourne Knights win 2 1 Vlahos, Ngata Utting 3 brilliants saves + goalpost collision, JP own goal, Harry's winner in 100th game.
7 Feb home Marconi Stallions draw 0 0   Burton hit post, then has header cleared off line.
15 Feb away Parramatta Power loss 0 7   A tortured defence, worst ever defeat.
23 Feb home Brisbane Strikers loss 0 3   Brisbane keeper outstanding saves, defensive hesitation, Turner solid midfield, Utting-Pato argue
27 Feb home Northern Spirit loss 1 3 M. Beldham De Gregorio hit cross bar, red card. Beldham good one-on-one finish after Vlahos pass.
2 Mar   bye          
7 Mar away Newcastle United win 2 1 Ngata, Vlahos No TV coverage! Scoring from a corner (Ngata), Almendra has returned to Chile
16 Mar home South Melbourne loss 4 5 M. Donoso, de Gregorio, Vlahos (pen), Beldham Donoso's free kick, Boutsianis's free kick!, attacking soccer led by Andy Vlahos

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Leading Scorers:

Heremaia Ngata 8
Patricio Almendra 6
Andy Vlahos 4
Paul Urlovic 2
Raf de Gregorio 2
Mark Beldham 2
Mauro Donoso 1

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