SMFC secure impressive 9-0 victory over Senior NTC
South Melbourne sit two points clear of Calder United on top of the table after an impressive 9-0 victory over Senior NTC at Knox on Saturday afternoon.
In what was raining goals at Knox, the girls were able to find their first through Jamie Pollock who was able to find the back of the net in the 29th minute.
South attacking midfielder Tiffany Eliadis was able to get the visitors second with a header from a corner kick in the 43rd minute as the girls held a 2-0 lead at half time.
The girls continued to cause damage on the scoreboard in the second half with a third from Lisa De Vanna who whipped the ball from the right flank in the 52nd minute.
Eliadis was able to find the back of the net to score her second for the afternoon after a rebound save by the keeper in the 59th minute.
In what continued to be a disastrous day for Senior NTC, an own goal from the home side extended South’s lead to 5-0 in the 66th minute.
South continued to fire up front, with a Nicolaci penalty seeing South with a 6-0 lead in the 73rd minute.
South Melbourne leading goal scorer Melina Ayres continued to hurt Senior NTC with a strike from 25 yard blasting into the back of the net in the 86th minute.
A minute later and Ayres had a double after a header into the back post saw the girls with a 8-0 lead.
Alexandra Gummer capped off an excellent day for the girls with an overhead kick into the back of the net as the girls secured an impressive 9-0 victory at Knox.
The girls will now strive to finish the season on a high and win the minor premiership when they meet Geelong Galaxy United at Lakeside Stadium on Saturday afternoon.