MORELAND City is just one win away from reaching the FFA Cup national stage after causing a boilover against Oakleigh Cannons last night. The NPL2 West side prevailed 4-2 at CB Smith Reserve against last year’s NPL grand finalist. First-half goals from Lisandro Paz and Apai Ukuno earned Moreland a 2-0 buffer before the visitors hit back.
Moreland City answered the challenge when Jay Kelly ghosted into the penalty area and provided a pinpoint cutback for Trent Rixon to tap in. A stunning left-foot strike from Konstantinos Stratomitros gave Oakleigh another lifeline and ensured a tense finish to the Round of 16 contest.
Moreland City Football Club provided the cup upset of the night, knocking out the Oakleigh Cannons FC with a 4-2 win. Here are all the goals from tonight's action.Posted by NMS Media on Wednesday, April 26, 2017
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