Match reports


Southern League preview

We hope to see you all to Cuthberts Green on Sunday where we have not won so far in this South Island league. We play Southland FC from the far South as we make history as the two clubs ... More

Coastal Women wrap up another title

Coastal Wrap Up Title Coastal Spirit wrapped up back to back Women's Premier League (WPL) titles with a round to spare when they defeated Halswell 6 – 2 on Saturday. Universities ... More

Chatham cup – Round 2 review v Selwyn

I was looking forward to a boggy challenge at Foster Park after that epic first game. I also think it would’ve been good preparation for the South Island league, knowing there are some ... More

MPL – Unforgettable day in Nelson

Early Start to Nelson... It was a 5 AM wake-up call for most of us as we got an early flight into Nelson to play a very early 12 pm kickoff!!! An unsettling process for all sides that go ... More

MPL – FC Twenty Hurley Shield defence

I think the boys were still buzzing from the free kick winner against Bays the week before. Moments like that can really lift morale and we all know how mental this game we call football ... More

MPL – Bays in an important shield match

A long time between wins against Bays Although we beat Ferrymead Bays three times in my first year as Coastal Head Coach three years ago, a Coastal team is yet to win a game at Ferrymead ... More

Chatham Cup – Round 1 Match review

Having played Waimak Pre season we know they are a scrappy and organised team. They sit off collectively in a defensive block and have some real pace in wide areas to threaten us. All I ... More

MPL – Bouncing back after a loss

With Tech playing against Bays we felt this 3 points was that little bit more important. I dont care what people think about Uni this season or how they have gone against other top four ... More

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MPL – All on the line vs Tech at Cuthberts

This game was also a special day for Connor Lidstone who joins our hall of fame in reaching his 100th game for Coastal Spirit. Having captained Halswell for two seasons it was obvious ... More

WPL – Big win in the Reta Cup

Although this was just the first round of the Reta Cup it would have been a fitting final. Following on from the hard-fought draw in the first game of the season, both teams played with ... More