1988 Victorian State League Results

written by John Punshon
Sources: Peter Desira (Green Gully Soccer Club 50 Years), Il Globo, Soccer Star

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Home TeamvAway Team
Round One
Saturday, March 5, 1988. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: Dennis Voutsinas.
Box Hill
John McKinlay, Scott McDaid, Tom McMorrow, Craig Davidson, M Mori, Alan Roodhouse, Barry Burton, Steve Brimmer, Gerry McAleer, Jim McBride, Mark Aretis (Andrew Mazzagetti 81). Coach: John Brown.
Goals: Aretis 12, Davidson 82, Burton 86
3-1Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Con Stefanidis, Alex Kountouris, Andy Esposito, Mchael Kagioglou, Steve Dimovski, Manny Kopsaftis, Billy Hamill, Minh Tri Vo, Darren Tuck, Peter Roumpos. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Goal: Roumpos 32
Saturday, March 5, 1988. Veneto Social Club, Bulleen. Referee: Jim Fearn.
Bulleen
Alan Contini, Dominic Ruccia, Ernie Boin, Paul Romano, Tony Curulli, Pino Curcio (Brian Keenan 51), Fab Angele, Goran Trogrlic, Andy Bozikas, Laurie Boarotto, Joe D'Amico. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Cautions: Nil.
0-0Thomastown
Mauro Raponi, John Mihailidis, Frank Arcoraci, Robert Pianalto, Andy Higgins, George McMillan (Nino Di Martino 60), Paul Lewis, Norm Dougherty, Nino Ragusa, Russell Athersych, Bobby McGuinness. Coach: Bill Murray.
Caution: Arcoraci. Sent off: Di Martino 67.
Saturday, March 5, 1988. Olympic Park No 2, Melbourne, Referee: Bernie Upjohn.
Caulfield City
Nick Koletsas, John Bitsonis (Danny Zemunik 60), Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous, Nick Deligiannis, Phil Griffin, Peter Abraam, Bruno Cozzella, Ike Alagiozidis (Jim Sahinidis 75). Coach: Rocco Ille.
Caution: Deligiannis.
0-0Springvale City
Dennis Boland, Adrian Rau, Keith Adams, Michael Bissinger, Paul Whyte, Mate Bozic (Dean Bryden 75), Steve Black, Hugh Findlay (Kelly 80), Paul Hennessy, Rob Morrey, Michael Kral. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Cautions: Nil.
Saturday, March 5, 1988. CB Smith Reserve, Fawkner. Referee: Sam Zoumas.
Fawkner
Robert Terzini, Roy Walsh, Dean Hennessey, Ian Thurlow, Jim Henderson, Frank Sabatino, George Traikovski, Ged Stenson, Robbie Cullen, Doug Brown, Kees Storm. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Sent off: Stenson 34.
0-1St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Eddie Kuzman, Mick Colina, Ivan Jurcic, Ivan Duzel, Branko Culina, Sveto Rastocic, Zeljko Gagula, Bill Popovski, Ivan Kelic (Mario Macasevic 83). Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Goal: Kelic 46
Saturday, March 5, 1988. Green Gully Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Rudi Simonis.
Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell, John Grimaud, Steve Douglas, Steve McLelland, Colin Quigley, Mark Wilson, Ken Smart (Steve Farquharson 76), Ron Kremers, Joe O'Donnell. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Goals: Kremers, O'Donnell
2-1Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Mick Laletas, Nick Haidaris (Bill Theodoropoulos 75), John Guscic, Peter Vardaxis, Socrates Nicolaides, Jimmy Ross, Nick Gourlias, Dirk Grutzmacher (Fotis Stamatis 46), Alex Livingstone, Chris Andriotis. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Goal: Stamatis 58
Saturday, March 5, 1988. Olympic Village, Heidelberg. Referee: Peter Mateski.
Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, Scott Fraser, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, John Kanesoulis, John Anastasiadis, Claude Lucchesi, Mike Valentine, Kon Pappas, Dennis Morovic, Lou Theodosopoulos. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Goals: Nelson 60og, Morovic 89
2-1Ringwood City
Eric Janssen, John Corvan, John Cumming, Hans Meyer, Paul May, Andy Hughes, Rob Nelson, Ron Verniers, John Nyholt, Chris Middlemast, John Davie. Coach: Rob Nelson.
Goal: Nelson 87
Saturday, March 5, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrzewa, Ricky Lipiarksi, Mirek Smolarek, Rick Farrugia, Steve Chetcuti, Janusz Baran, Peter Czapnik, George Watson (Janusz Przybyla 75), Luke Ognenovski (Bobby Stojcevski 20), Greg Warszawski, Brendan Lakic. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
0-2Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Jim Constantinou, Pedro Ramos, George Kouremenos, Robert Palmaricciotti, Chris Bekiaris, Nick Constantinou, Stan Thodis, Paul Temos, George Tsangas (Peter Constantinou 46). Coach: Roy MacLaren.
Goals: Temos 11, N Constantinou 73
Saturday, March 5, 1988. North Criningan Reserve, Morwell. Referee: Michael Kondogiannis.
Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Harry Bingham, Andy McMillan, Gerry Bennett, Emil Bruns, Jeff Doyle, Ken Drakeford (Effie Cassar 75), John O'Callaghan, Stan Webster, Ian Stirton, John Sokoluk. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
0-1Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Tony Redmond, Paul Langsbury, Dave McIntosh, Jim O'Reilly, Mark Brown, Gordon Flavell, Jim Campbell, Goran Runje, Andy Humble, Graham French (Nick Van Egmond 83). Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Goal: G Runje 86
Round Two
Saturday, March 12, 1988. Caloola Reserve, South Oakleigh. March 12, Referee: John Fraser.
Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Mick Laletas, Nick Haidaris, John Guscic, Peter Vardaxis, Socrates Nicolaides, Fotis Stamatis, Nick Gourlias, Bill Theodoropoulos, Alex Livingstone, Chris Andriotis. Coach: Takis Svigos.
0-1Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, Scott Fraser, Nick Ousalkas, Arthur Patiniotis, John Kanesoulis, John Anastasiadis, Claude Lucchesi, Mike Valentine, Kon Pappas, Dennis Morovic, Lou Theodosopoulos (Willie Raynes 70). Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Sent off: Morovic.
Goal: Pappas 78
Saturday, March 12, 1988. Churchill Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Jim Fearn.
St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Eddie Kuzman, Mick Colina, Ivan Jurcic, Branko Culina, Ivan Duzel, Sveto Rastocic, Zeljko Gagula, Ivan Kelic, Bill Popovski. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Goals: Duzel 30, Popovski 78
2-2Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell, Steve McLelland, John Grimaud, Joe O'Donnell, Mark Wilson, Colin Quigley, Steve Douglas, Ron Kremers, Ken Smart (Steve Farquharson 75). Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Goals: Quigley 46, McLelland 85
Sunday, March 13, 1988. Croydon Park, Croydon. Referee: B Ross.
Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Paul Langsbury, Tony Redmond, Dave McIntosh, Mark Brown, Jim Campbell, Gordon Flavell, Nick Van Egmond (John Gabrielson 70), Andy Humble, Graham French, Goran Runje. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Goal: G Runje 38
1-0Bulleen
Alan Contini, Dominic Ruccia, Ernie Boin, Paul Romano, Tony Curulli, Pino Curcio, Goran Trogrlic, Andy Bozikas, Laurie Boarotto (Brian Keenan 46), Joe D'Amico, Fab Angele. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Sunday, March 13, 1988. CB Smith Reserve, Fawkner. Referee: Bernie Upjohn.
Fawkner
Robert Terzini, Dean Hennessey, Jim Henderson, Robbie Ferla, Roy Walsh, George Traikovski, Peter Verechia (Tony Schipano 46), Frank Sabatino (Rizza 75), Robbie Cullen, Kees Storm, Doug Brown. Coach: Frank McAleer.
0-1Springvale City
Dennis Boland, Adrian Rau, Paul Whyte, Keith Adams, Michael Bissinger, Mate Bozic, Eddie Bell (Steve Black 88), Michael Kral, Paul Hennessy, Hugh Findlay, Rob Morrey. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Goal: Kral 2
Sunday, March 13, 1988. John Cain Reserve, Thornbury. Referee: Barry Grant.
Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Jim Constantinou, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Martin Woodall, Stan Thodis, Pedro Ramos, Paul Temos, Nick Constantinou, Chris Bekiaris. Coach: Roy MacLaren.
Goal: Ramos 8
1-0Box Hill
John McKinlay, Scott McDaid, Craig Davidson, Joe Mori (Damian Mori 80), Tom McMorrow, Steve Brimmer, Barry Burton, Alan Roodhouse, Gerry McAleer, Jim McBride, Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
Sunday, March 13, 1988. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: Eugene Brazzale.
Ringwood City
Colin Blackley, Paul May, John Corvan, John Cumming, Hans Meyer, Ron Verniers, Andy Hughes, Rob Nelson, Chris Middlemast, John Davie, John Nyholt. Coach: Rob Nelson.
Goal: Corvan 71
1-2Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrzewa, Ricky Lipiarksi, Kevin Innes, Bobby Stojcevski, Mirek Smolarek, Janusz Baran, Peter Czapnik, Steve Chetcuti, Brendan Lakic, Janusz Przybyla (Paul De Bono 70), Greg Warszawski. Coach: Henry Skrobalak (c/t).
Goals: Przybyla 60, Warszawski 65
Sunday, March 13, 1988. Partridge Reserve, Lalor. Referee: Chris Bambridge.
Thomastown
Mauro Raponi, John Mihailidis, Robert Pianalto, Andy Higgins, Frank Arcoraci, Norm Dougherty, Kevin Carfora, Nino Ragusa, Russell Athersych, Bobby McGuinness, Paul Lewis. Coach: Bill Murray.
Sent off: McGuinness.
Goal: McGuinness 65
1-0Caulfield City
Nick Koletsas, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous, Nick Deligiannis, Phil Griffin, Peter Abraam (Richie Armstrong 65), Bruno Cozzella (Jim Sahinidis 60), Ike Alagiozidis. Coach: Rocco Ille.
Sunday, March 13, 1988. Ralph Street Reserve, Ardeer. Referee: Sam Zoumas.
Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Tom Markovski, Alex Kountouris, Steve Dimovski, Dragilov, Andy Esposito, Manny Kopsaftis, Billy Hamill, Minh Tri Vo, Darren Tuck, John Metaxas. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Goal: Tuck 32
1-0Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Harry Bingham, Gerry Clarke, Emil Bruns, Andy McMillan (Effie Cassar 40), Jim Doyle, John O'Callaghan, Jeff Doyle, Stan Webster, Ian Stirton, John Sokoluk. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Round Three
Saturday, March 19, 1988. Veneto Social Club, Bulleen. Referee: Andy Frangou.
Bulleen
Alan Contini, Dominic Ruccia, Ernie Boin, Paul Romano, Tony Curulli, Pino Curcio (Silvio Sella 70), Goran Trogrlic, Joe D'Amico, Laurie Boarotto, Fab Angele, Brian Keenan. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Cautions: D'Amico, Boin.
0-0Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Bennett, Gerry Clarke, Emil Bruns, Jeff Doyle, Ken Drakeford, Effie Cassar, John O'Callaghan, John Sokoluk, Ian Stirton, Stan Webster. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Caution: Cassar. Sent off: Doyle.
Saturday, March 19, 1988. Princess Park, Caulfield South. Referee: Dennis Voutsinas.
Caulfield City
Nick Koletsas, John Bitsonis, Cesare Fattore, Paul Harris, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous, Ike Alagiozidis, Phil Griffin, Danny Zemunik (Michael Hamakiotis 85), Richie Armstrong (Con Boutsianis 75), Bruno Cozzella. Coach: Rocco Ille.
0-0Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Nick Van Egmond, Tony Redmond, Dave McIntosh, Mark Brown, Gordon Flavell, Jim Campbell, Greg Brack, Graham French, Andy Humble, Goran Runje (Jason Harbinson 88). Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Sunday, March 20, 1988. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: Peter Matevski.
Box Hill
John McKinlay, Scott McDaid (George Campbell 70), Craig Davidson, Joe Mori, Tom McMorrow, Steve Brimmer, Barry Burton, Alan Roodhouse, Gerry McAleer (Julian Thomas 67), Jim McBride, Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
Goals: McBride 57, Burton 67
2-2Ringwood City
Colin Blackley, Paul May, John Corvan, John Cumming, Hans Meyer, Gary Bates, Andy Hughes, Rob Nelson, John Nyholt, Chris Middlemast, John Davie. Coach: Rob Nelson.
Goals: Nyholt 44, 81
Sunday, March 20, 1988. CB Smith Reserve, Fawkner. Referee: B Ross.
Fawkner
Robert Terzini, Roy Walsh, Dean Hennessey (Robbie Cullen 46), Robbie Ferla, Tony Schipano, Vasco Jankulovski, George Traikovski (Peter Verechia 60), Jim Henderson, Frank Sabatino, Kees Storm, Doug Brown. Coach: Mike Lynn.
Sent off: Brown.
0-1Thomastown
Mauro Raponi, John Mihailidis, Andy Higgins, Robert Pianalto, Frank Arcoraci, Norm Dougherty, Kevin Carfora, George Mihos, Paul Lewis, Nino Ragusa, Russell Athersych. Coach: Bill Murray.
Goal: Ragusa 90
Sunday, March 20, 1988. Green Gully Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Sam Zoumas.
Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell, Steve McLelland, John Grimaud, Joe O'Donnell (Michael Docherty 65), Mark Wilson, Steve Farquharson (Gary Cutler 46), Steve Douglas, Colin Quigley, Ken Smart. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
0-0Springvale City
Dennis Boland, Adrian Rau, Keith Adams, Michael Bissinger, Paul Whyte, Dean Bryden (Steve Black 80), Eddie Bell, Michael Kral, Paul Hennessy (Mate Bozic 82), Hugh Findlay, Rob Morrey. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Sunday, March 20, 1988. Olympic Village, Heidelberg. Referee: Nestor Zachariadis.
Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, Scott Fraser, Nick Ousalkas, Arthur Patiniotis, John Kanesoulis, Kon Pappas, Claude Lucchesi, Mike Valentine, Willie Raynes, John Anastasiadis, Lou Theodosopoulos. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Goals: Pappas 10, 52, Anastasiadis 15, Theodosopoulos 60
4-1St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Eddie Kuzman, Mick Colina, Ivan Jurcic, Branko Culina, Ivan Duzel, Sveto Rastocic (Mario Macasevic 70), Zeljko Gagula, Ivan Kelic (Joe Cuze 80), Bill Popovski. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Goal: Duzel 85
Sunday, March 20, 1988. John Cain Reserve, Thornbury. Referee: Bernie Upjohn.
Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Jim Constantinou, Robert Palmaricciotti, Joe Leonardos, George Kouremenos, Pedro Ramos, Martin Woodall, Stan Thodis, Nick Constantinou, Carl Gilder, Chris Bekiaris (Peter Constantinou 70). Coach: Roy MacLaren.
Goals: Thodis 5, 30, P Constantinou 75
3-0Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Tom Markovski, Alex Kountouris, Steve Dimovski, Dragilov, Andy Esposito, Minh Tri Vo, Manny Kopsaftis, Billy Hamill, Darren Tuck, John Metaxas. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Sunday, March 20, 1988. Caloola Reserve, South Oakleigh. March 19, Referee: Torben Sorensen.
Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Mick Laletas, John Guscic, Dirk Grutzmacher, Bill Theodoropoulos (Nick Gourlias 70), Jimmy Ross, Carl Halford, Alex Livingstone, Socrates Nicolaides, Danny Ward, Fotis Stamatis (Chris Andriotis 40). Coach: Takis Svigos.
0-2Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrzewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Kevin Innes, Bobby Stojcevski, Mirek Smolarek, Janusz Baran, George Watson, Peter Czapnik, Steve Chetcuti, Paul De Bono (Steve Cortis 77), Janusz Przybyla. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Sent off: Lipiarski.
Goals: Przybyla, De Bono pk
Round Four
Saturday, March 26, 1988. North Criningan Reserve, Morwell. Referee: Colin Ellis.
Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Bennett, Manny Gotis, Emil Bruns, Gerry Clarke, Jim Doyle (John O'Callaghan 60), Stan Webster, Ken Drakeford, Effie Cassar, John Sokoluk, Ian Stirton. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Goal: Own goal 40
1-1Caulfield City
Nick Koletsas, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous (Jim Sahinidis 80), Phil Griffin, Con Boutsianis, Ike Alagiozidis, Danny Zemunik (Angie Goutzioulis 65), Bruno Cozzella. Coach: Rocco Ille.
Goal: Cozzella 90
Saturday, March 26, 1988. Caloola Reserve, South Oakleigh. Referee: Evan Venios.
Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Mick Laletas, Dirk Grutzmacher, James Gorst (Nick Haidaris 46), Bill Theodoropoulos (Nick Gourlias 70), Alex Livingstone, John Guscic, Carl Halford, Jimmy Ross, Danny Ward, Socrates Nicolaides. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Goal: Own goal 22
1-1Box Hill
John McKinlay, Tom McMorrow, Craig Davidson, Joe Mori, Alan Roodhouse, George Campbell (Scott McDaid 82), Barry Burton, Steve Brimmer, Gerry McAleer (Damian Mori 65), Jim McBride, Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
Goal: Aretis 59
Saturday, March 26, 1988. Churchill Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Rudi Simonis.
St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Eddie Kuzman, Mick Colina, Ivan Jurcic (Bill Popovski 62), Branko Culina, Sveto Rastocic, Zeljko Gagula, Matocic, Ivan Duzel, Ivan Kelic. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Goals: Culina 67, Popovski 72
2-1Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrzewa, Bobby Stojcevski, Mirek Smolarek, Kevin Innes, Janusz Baran, George Watson (Savas 60), Peter Czapnik, Steve Chetcuti, Brendan Lakic, Paul De Bono, Janusz Przybyla. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Goal: De Bono 7
Sunday, March 27, 1988. Croydon Park, Croydon. Referee: Bernie Upjohn.
Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Nick Van Egmond (Paul Langsbury 65), Dave McIntosh, Tony Redmond, Mark Brown, Greg Brack, Jim Campbell, Gordon Flavell, Graham French, Andy Humble, Goran Runje (Roy O'Shea 70). Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Goals: G Runje 30, French 80
2-0Fawkner
Robert Terzini, Vasco Jankulovski, Tony Schipano, Jim Henderson, Roy Walsh, Orlando, Robbie Cullen, Rizza, Frank Sabatino, Peter Verechia , Kees Storm. Coach: Mike Lynn.
Sunday, March 27, 1988. Olympic Village, Heidelberg. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, Scott Fraser, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, John Kanesoulis, Mike Valentine, Kon Pappas, Claude Lucchesi, John Anastasiadis, Lou Theodosopoulos, Willie Raynes. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Goals: Theodosopoulos 35, Own goal 55, Pappas 85
3-0Springvale City
Dennis Boland, Adrian Rau, Keith Adams, Michael Bissinger, Paul Whyte, Dean Bryden (Steve Black 65), Eddie Bell, Michael Kral (Mate Bozic 65), Paul Hennessy, Hugh Findlay, Rob Morrey. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Sunday, March 27, 1988. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: Frank Deak.
Ringwood City
Colin Blackley, Paul May, John Cumming, Colin Wemyss (Craig Whitehouse 46), Hans Meyer, Doug Nolan, Rob Nelson, John Corvan, John Nyholt, Chris Middlemast, John Davie. Coach: Rob Nelson.
Goal: Nyholt 60
1-3Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Jim Constantinou, Chris Bekiaris, Martin Woodall, Nick Constantinou, Stan Thodis, Carl Gilder, Pedro Ramos. Coach: Roy MacLaren.
Goals: Woodall 5, Kouremenos 24, Ramos 89
Sunday, March 27, 1988. Partridge Reserve, Lalor. Referee: Andy Frangou.
Thomastown
Mauro Raponi, John Mihailidis, Andy Higgins, Robert Pianalto, Frank Arcoraci, Kevin Carfora, Norm Dougherty, George Mihos, Nino Ragusa, Russell Athersych, Paul Lewis. Coach: Bill Murray.
0-2Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell, Steve McLelland, John Grimaud, Joe O'Donnell, Mark Wilson, Steve Douglas, Ken Smart, Colin Quigley, Daniel Meneyhart. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Goals: Menyhart 25, Grimaud 44
Sunday, March 27, 1988. Ralph Street Reserve, Ardeer. March 27, Referee: Jim Hogg.
Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Tom Markovski, Steve Dimovski, Andy Esposito, Alex Kountouris, Michael Kagioglou, Manny Kopsaftis, Billy Hamill, Minh Tri Vo, Darren Tuck, John Metaxas. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Goal: Kopsaftis 5
1-2Bulleen
Alan Contini, Dominic Ruccia, Ernie Boin, Paul Romano, Tony Curulli, Fab Angele, Goran Trogrlic, Laurie Boarotto, Andy Bozikas, Brian Keenan, Joe D'Amico. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Goals: Bozikas 60, Trogrlic 89
Round Five
Saturday, April 2, 1988. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: Torben Sorensen.
Box Hill
John McKinlay, Tom McMorrow, Craig Davidson, Joe Mori, Alan Roodhouse, George Campbell, Barry Burton, Steve Brimmer, Jim McBride, Mark Aretis (Scott McDaid 80), Gerry McAleer (Damian Mori 70). Coach: John Brown.
Sent off: J Mori, Campbell.
0-2St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Eddie Kuzman, Mick Colina, Ivan Jurcic, Zeljko Gagula, Matocic, Ivan Duzel, Ivan Kelic, Branko Culina, Sveto Rastocic. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Goals: Duzel 77, Kelic 82
Saturday, April 2, 1988. Princess Park, Caulfield South. Referee: John Rutter.
Caulfield City
Nick Koletsas, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Phil Griffin, Ike Alagiozidis, Con Boutsianis, Angie Goutzioulis, Michael Hamakiotis (Jim Sahinidis 81), Bruno Cozzella. Coach: Rocco Ille.
Sent off: Harris.
Goals: Goutzioulis 55, 71, 80, Alagiozidis 90
4-1Bulleen
Alan Contini, Dominic Ruccia, Ernie Boin, Paul Romano (Pino Curcio 46), Tony Curulli, Fab Angele, Goran Trogrlic, Laurie Boarotto, Andy Bozikas, Brian Keenan, Joe D'Amico (Verratti 75). Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Sent off: Angele.
Goal: Trogrlic 89
Saturday, April 2, 1988. CB Smith Reserve, Fawkner. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Roy Walsh (Rizza 75), Tony Schipano, Jim Henderson, Joe Angele, Frank Sabatino, Robbie Cullen, Peter Verechia (Orlando 70), Kees Storm, Doug Brown, Vasco Jankulovski. Coach: Mike Lynn.
Goals: Verechia 33, 52
2-0Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Bennett, Manny Gotis, Ken Drakeford, Emil Bruns, Jim Doyle (Jeff Doyle 60), Stan Webster, Gerry Clarke, John Sokoluk, Effie Cassar, Ian Stirton. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Saturday, April 2, 1988. Green Gully Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Evan Venios.
Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell, Steve McLelland, John Grimaud, Joe O'Donnell, Mark Wilson, Daniel Meneyhart (Gary Cutler 80), Steve Douglas, Colin Quigley, Ken Smart. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Sent off: McLelland.
Goal: Douglas 51
1-1Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Tony Redmond, Dave McIntosh, Paul Langsbury (Nick Van Egmond 53), Greg Brack, Gordon Flavell, Jim Campbell, Goran Runje, Andy Humble, Graham French. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Sent off: Flavell.
Goal: French 65
Saturday, April 2, 1988. Olympic Village, Heidelberg. Referee: Dennis Voutsinas.
Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, Scott Fraser, Nick Ousalkas, Arthur Patiniotis, John Kanesoulis, Kon Pappas (Peter Bordignon 85), Claude Lucchesi, Mike Valentine, Willie Raynes, John Anastasiadis, Lou Theodosopoulos (Dennis Morovic 85). Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Goals: Raynes 45, Anastasiadis 65, Morovic 90
3-0Thomastown
Mauro Raponi, John Mihailidis, Robert Pianalto, Andy Higgins, Frank Arcoraci, Norm Dougherty, Nino Di Martino (George McMillan 70), Paul Lewis, Nino Ragusa, Russell Athersych, Bobby McGuinness. Coach: Bill Murray.
Saturday, April 2, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: Michael Kondogiannis.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrzewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Bobby Stojcevski, Kevin Innes, Mirek Smolarek, George Watson, Steve Chetcuti, Brendan Lakic, Janusz Przybyla, Greg Warszawski, Paul De Bono. Sub: (Janusz Baran). Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Sent off: Innes.
Goals: Warszawski 85, Baran 90pk
2-2Springvale City
Dennis Boland, Adrian Rau, Keith Adams, Michael Bissinger, Paul Whyte (Dean Bryden 80), Michael Kral, Mate Bozic, Eddie Bell, Paul Hennessy, Hugh Findlay, Rob Morrey. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Goals: Bozic 70, Morrey 75
Saturday, April 2, 1988. John Cain Reserve, Thornbury. Referee: Chris Bambridge.
Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Jim Constantinou, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Martin Woodall, Stan Thodis, Pedro Ramos, Carl Gilder, Paul Temos (Peter Constantinou 46), Nick Constantinou. Coach: Roy MacLaren.
0-0Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Socrates Nicolaides, Gerry Politis, Carl Halford, John Guscic, Dirk Grutzmacher, Alex Livingstone, Peter Vardaxis, Chris Andriotis (Fotis Stamatis 67), Danny Ward, Jimmy Ross. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Caution: Kardamitsis.
Saturday, April 2, 1988. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. April 2, Referee: Mike Gaut.
Ringwood City
Eric Jenssen, Paul May, Doug Nolan, Hans Meyer, John Cumming, Makin, Rob Nelson, John Nyholt, John Davie, Chris Middlemast, John Corvan. Coach: Rob Nelson.
Goals: Middlemast 15, Nyholt 22
2-1Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Tom Markovski, Alex Kountouris, Steve Dimovski, Andy Esposito, Michael Kagioglou, Manny Kopsaftis, Billy Hamill, Darren Tuck, John Metaxas, Minh Tri Vo. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Goal: Esposito 89pk
Round Six
Saturday, April 9, 1988. Veneto Social Club, Bulleen. Referee: Mike Gaut.
Bulleen
Alan Contini, Dominic Ruccia, Ernie Boin, Robert Krajacic, Tony Curulli, Fab Angele, Goran Trogrlic, Laurie Boarotto, Andy Bozikas, Brian Keenan (Pino Curcio 79), Joe D'Amico (Silvio Sella 72). Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
0-0Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Tony Schipano (Roy Walsh 67), Dean Hennessey, Jim Henderson, Joe Angele, Vasco Jankulovski (Frank Sabatino 57), Robbie Cullen, Peter Verechia, Kees Storm, Doug Brown, Ged Stenson. Coach: Mike Lynn.
Caution: Storm.
Saturday, April 9, 1988. Churchill Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Andy Frangou.
St Albans
Joe Rados, Robert Dragovic, Zeljko Gagula, Mick Colina, Ivan Jurcic, Sveto Rastocic, Ivan Duzel, Branko Culina, Mario Macasevic, Bill Popovski, Ivan Kelic. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Goals: Kelic 35, Duzel 55
2-2Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Jim Constantinou, Martin Woodall, Stan Thodis, Pedro Ramos, Nick Constantinou, Carl Gilder, Chris Bekiaris. Coach: Roy MacLaren.
Sent off: Thodis 35.
Goals: Bekiaris 7, Woodall 55
Saturday, April 9, 1988. North Criningan Reserve, Morwell. April 9, Referee: Bernie Upjohn.
Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Bennett, Stan Webster, Emil Bruns, Gerry Clarke, Jeff Doyle, Ken Drakeford, Jim Doyle, Effie Cassar, Ian Stirton (John Sokoluk 77), John O'Callaghan. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Goal: Jeff Doyle 33
1-0Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell, Steve McLelland, John Grimaud, Joe O'Donnell, Mark Wilson (Gary Cutler 75), Steve Farquharson, Steve Douglas, Colin Quigley, Dragan Milenkovic (Billy Romanovski 80). Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Saturday, April 9, 1988. Caloola Reserve, South Oakleigh. April 9, Referee: Barry Grant.
Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Socrates Nicolaides (Mick Laletas 85), Gerry Politis, John Guscic, Carl Halford, Dirk Grutzmacher, Alex Livingstone, Peter Vardaxis, Jimmy Ross, Fotis Stamatis, Danny Ward. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Goals: Ward 2, Politis 58
2-0Ringwood City
Eric Jenssen, Paul May, Doug Nolan, Craig Whitehouse, John Cumming, John Corvan, Rob Nelson, Spencer Jones (Graham Haupt 78), John Davie (Jason Morks 71), Chris Middlemast, John Nyholt. Coach: Gary Groenwald (c/t).
Sunday, April 10, 1988. Croydon Park, Croydon. Referee: Frank Deak.
Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Tony Redmond (Paul Langsbury 65), Dave McIntosh, Nick Van Egmond, Greg Brack, Gordon Flavell, Jim Campbell, Goran Runje, Andy Humble, Graham French. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Cautions: Humble, G Runje, Brack, McIntosh, Redmond.
Goal: Humble 38
1-0Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, Scott Fraser, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, John Kanesoulis, Kon Pappas, Mike Valentine, Claude Lucchesi, Lou Theodosopoulos, John Anastasiadis, Willie Raynes. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Cautions: Kanesoulis, Raynes.
Sunday, April 10, 1988. Ross Reserve, Noble Park. Referee: Colin Ellis.
Springvale City
Dennis Boland, Adrian Rau, Michael Bissinger, Keith Adams (Dean Bryden 15), Mate Bozic, Michael Kral, Hugh Findlay, Eddie Bell, Paul Whyte, Paul Hennessy, Rob Morrey. Coach: Gus Macleod.
0-1Box Hill
John McKinlay, Tom McMorrow, Craig Davidson, Paul Martinucci, Alan Roodhouse, Steve Brimmer, Barry Burton, George Campbell, Gerry McAleer (Damian Mori 82), Jim McBride, Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
Goal: Brimmer 42
Sunday, April 10, 1988. Partridge Reserve, Lalor. Referee: Nestor Zachariadis.
Thomastown
Mauro Raponi, Frank Arcoraci, George McMillan, Andy Higgins, Paul De Propertis, Norm Dougherty, Kevin Carfora, Paul Lewis (Robert Pianalto 54), Nino Ragusa, Russell Athersych, Bobby McGuinness. Coach: Bill Murray.
Goals: McGuinness 67, Carfora 86
2-1Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrzewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Kevin Innes, Bobby Stojcevski, Peter Czapnik, Janusz Baran (Paul De Bono 67), George Watson, Steve Chetcuti, Bogdan Bonk, Brendan Lakic, Greg Warszawski. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Caution: Stojcevski.
Goal: Warszawski 29
Sunday, April 10, 1988. Ralph Street Reserve, Ardeer. Referee: Rudi Simonis.
Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Michael Kagioglou, Tom Markovski, Billy Hamill, Steve Dimovski, Darren Tuck, Manny Kopsaftis, Minh Tri Vo (Con Stefanidis 65), Andy Esposito, John Metaxas, Peter Roumpos. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Goals: Roumpos 7, Dimovski 63
2-3Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Michael Hamakiotis, Con Boutsianis, Phil Griffin, Ike Alagiozidis, Bruno Cozzella (Danny Zemunik 46), Angie Goutzioulis. Coach: Rocco Ille.
Goals: Cozzella 18, Goutzioulis 38, Harris 82pk
Round Seven
Saturday, April 16, 1988. Caloola Reserve, South Oakleigh. Referee: John Stojkovic,
Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Mick Laletas (Fotis Stamatis 52), Gerry Politis, John Guscic, Carl Halford, Dirk Grutzmacher, Alex Livingstone, Peter Vardaxis, Jimmy Ross, Danny Ward (Socrates Nicolaides 85), Ally Dick. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Caution: Laletas.
Goal: Livingstone 63pk
1-1Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Michael Kagioglou, Andy Esposito, Tom Markovski, Adrian Pender, Manny Kopsaftis, John Metaxas, Billy Hamill, Steve Dimovski, Darren Tuck, Tommy Daley. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Cautions: Kopsaftis, Metaxas.
Goal: Tuck 25
Sunday, April 17, 1988. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: Michael Kondogiannis.
Box Hill
John McKinlay, Tom McMorrow, Craig Davidson, Paul Martinucci, Alan Roodhouse, Barry Burton, Steve Brimmer, Gerry McAleer (Andrew Mazzagatti 80), Julian Thomas, Jim McBride, Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
Sent off: Davidson.
Goals: Brimmer 44, 67
2-3Thomastown
Mauro Raponi, Frank Arcoraci, John Mihailidis, Andy Higgins, Paul De Propertis, Kevin Carfora, Paul Lewis, George Mihos, Nino Ragusa, Bobby McGuinness, Russell Athersych. Coach: Bill Murray.
Goals: Lewis 15, Athersych 70, McGuinness 76
Sunday, April 17, 1988. CB Smith Reserve, Fawkner. Referee: Jim Fearn.
Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Roy Walsh, Jim Henderson, Dean Hennessey, Joe Angele, Frank Sabatino, Robbie Cullen, Peter Verechia, Ged Stenson, Doug Brown, Kees Storm. Coach: Mike Lynn.
Caution: Verechia.
Goals: Hennessy 75, Verechia 76
2-0Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Michael Hamakiotis, Ike Alagiozidis, Phil Griffin, Angie Goutzioulis, Con Boutsianis (Danny Zemunik 70), Bruno Cozzella (Peter Abraam 83). Coach: Rocco Ille.
Sunday, April 17, 1988. Green Gully Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Colin Ellis.
Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Gary Cutler, Steve Farquharson, John Grimaud, Steve Douglas, Mark Wilson, Colin Quigley, Dragan Milenkovic (Michael Docherty), Stuart Cannell, Joe O'Donnell. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Cautions: Wilson, Douglas.
Goal: O'Donnell 23
1-0Bulleen
Alan Contini, Dominic Ruccia, Robert Krajacic, Tony Curulli, Ernie Boin, Andy Bozikas, Fab Angele (Pino Curcio 80), Laurie Boarotto, Joe D'Amico (Silvio Sella 65), Goran Trogrlic, Zdravko Lujic. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Cautions: Boin.
Sunday, April 17, 1988. Olympic Village, Heidelberg. Referee: Peter Mateski.
Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, John Kanesoulis, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, Peter Bordignon, Mike Valentine, Claude Lucchesi, Lou Theodosopoulos, Willie Raynes, John Anastasiadis, Dennis Morovic. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Goals: Morovic 33, Valentine 82
2-1Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Bennett, Gerry Clarke, Emil Bruns, Jeff Doyle, Ken Drakeford, Jim Doyle (Manny Gotis 12), John O'Callaghan, Stan Webster, Effie Cassar, Ian Stirton (John Sokoluk 88). Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Goal: Webster 46
Sunday, April 17, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: Sam Zoumas.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrzewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Bobby Stojcevski, Kevin Innes, Mirek Smolarek, George Watson, Janusz Baran, Bogdan Bonk, Steve Chetcuti, Brendan Lakic (Paul De Bono 70), Greg Warszawski. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Goals: Lakic 11, De Bono 71, Warszawksi 85
3-1Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Dave McIntosh, Paul Langsbury, Robert Runje, Greg Brack, Jim Campbell, Nick Van Egmond, Graham French, Goran Runje, Andy Humble. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Sent off: French.
Goal: French 30
Sunday, April 17, 1988. John Cain Reserve, Thornbury. Referee: Torben Sorensen.
Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Jim Constantinou, Martin Woodall, Nick Constantinou (Alex Gymnopoulos 85), Chris Bekiaris, Carl Gilder, Pedro Ramos, George Tsangas. Coach: Roy MacLaren.
Goals: Woodall 10pk, Ramos 55, Gilder 65
3-0Springvale City
Dennis Boland, Adrian Rau, Paul Whyte, Michael Bissinger, Michael Kral, Hugh Findlay, Eddie Bell, Mate Bozic, Settle (Steve Black 55), Dean Bryden, Rob Morrey. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Sent off: Bissinger.
Sunday, April 17, 1988. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: Evan Venios.
Ringwood City
Eric Jenssen, Paul May, Doug Nolan, Craig Whitehouse, John Cumming, Graham Haupt (Ron Verniers 80), Rob Nelson, John Corvan, John Davie, Chris Middlemast, John Nyholt. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Caution: Whitehouse.
Goal: May 27
1-2St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Mick Colina, Zeljko Gagula, Ivan Jurcic (Ahmet Adbaltam 83), Mario Macasevic, Ivan Duzel, Branko Culina, Sveto Rastocic, Bill Popovski, Ivan Kelic. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Goals: Popovski 40, 62
Round Eight
Saturday, April 23, 1988. Veneto Social Club, Bulleen. Referee: Michael Calfapietra.
Bulleen
Alan Contini, Dominic Ruccia, Robert Krajacic, Tony Curulli, Ernie Boin, Pino Curcio, Goran Trogrlic, Fab Angele, Andy Bozikas, Zdravko Lujic, Silvio Sella (Joe D'Amico 72). Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Cautions: Boin, Sella.
0-1Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, John Kanesoulis, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, Peter Bordignon, Mike Valentine, Lou Theodosopoulos, Claude Lucchesi, Willie Raynes, John Anastasiadis, Dennis Morovic. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Cautions: Bordignon, Lucchesi, Sent off: Raynes.
Goal: Anastasiadis 67pk
Saturday, April 23, 1988. Princess Park, Caulfield South. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Caulfield City
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Steve Farquharson, Gary Cutler, John Grimaud, Mark Wilson, Steve Douglas, Colin Quigley, Joe O'Donnell, Stuart Cannell, Ken Smart. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Goals: Harris 6pk, Cozzella 15
2-1Green Gully
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous, Ike Alagiozidis, Phil Griffin, Michael Hamakiotis, Angie Goutzioulis, Bruno Cozzella. Coach: Rocco Ille.
Goal: Quigley
Saturday, April 23, 1988. North Criningan Reserve, Morwell. April 23, Referee: Mike Gaut.
Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Bennett, Gerry Clarke, Emil Bruns, Manny Gotis, Jeff Doyle, Effie Cassar, Ken Drakeford, John O'Callaghan, Stan Webster, John Sokoluk. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Cautions: Reynolds, Gotis.
Goal: Gotis 36
1-0Maribyrnong Polonia
Leszek Dzielakowski, Rick Farrugia (Paul De Bono 71), Bobby Stojcevski, Kevin Innes, Mirek Smolarek, George Watson (Peter Czapnik 29), Janusz Baran, Steve Chetcuti, Bogdan Bonk, Brendan Lakic, Greg Warszawski. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Cautions: Nil.
Saturday, April 23, 1988. Churchill Reserve, St Albans. Referee: John Rutter.
St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Mick Colina, Zeljko Gagula, Ivan Jurcic, Mario Macasevic (Ahmet Adbaltam 81), Ivan Duzel, Branko Culina, Sveto Rastocic, Ivan Kelic, Bill Popovski. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Rastocic 8, Kelic 50, 78, Popovski 89
4-0Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Socrates Nicolaides, Gerry Politis, John Guscic (Mick Laletas 66), Carl Halford, Alex Livingstone, Peter Vardaxis, Jimmy Ross, Ally Dick (Fotis Stamatis 19), Danny Ward, Nick Gourlias. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Cautions: Nicolaides, Guscic.
Sunday, April 24, 1988. Croydon Park, Croydon. Referee: Tony McHugh.
Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Greg Brack, Dave McIntosh, Paul Langsbury, Nick Van Egmond (Roy O'Shea 85), Robert Runje, Jim Campbell, Goran Runje (Jason Harbinson 80), Andy Humble, Graham French. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Goals: French 30, Humble 43, Van Egmond 65
3-2Box Hill
John McKinlay, Joe Mori, Steve Bain (Andrew Mazzagatti 46), Paul Martinucci, Alan Roodhouse, Steve Brimmer, Barry Burton, Gerry McAleer, Julian Thomas, Damian Mori, Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
Goals: Burton 75, Roodhouse 82
Sunday, April 24, 1988. Ross Reserve, Noble Park. April 24, Referee: Russell Butler.
Springvale City
Dennis Boland, Michael Kral, Dean Bryden, Mate Bozic, Paul Whyte, Hugh Findlay, Paul Hennessy (Settle 68), Eddie Bell, Adrian Rau (Kelly 78), Rob Morrey, Steve Black. Coach: Gus Macleod.
0-2Ringwood City
Eric Jenssen, Craig Whitehouse, Doug Nolan, Paul May, John Cumming, Rob Nelson, John Corvan, Graham Haupt, John Davie, Chris Middlemast, John Nyholt. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Goals: Nyholt 29, Davie 65
Sunday, April 24, 1988. Partridge Reserve, Lalor. April 24, Referee: Chris Bambridge.
Thomastown
Mauro Raponi, Frank Arcoraci, John Mihailidis, Robert Pianalto, Paul De Propertis (Nino Ragusa 20), Norm Dougherty, Kevin Carfora (Rino Pacca 68), Paul Lewis, Nino De Martino, Russell Athersych, Bobby McGuinness. Coach: Bill Murray.
Cautions: Carfora.
0-1Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Jim Constantinou, Nick Constantinou, Martin Woodall, George Tsangas, Chris Bekiaris, Pedro Ramos, Carl Gilder. Coach: Roy MacLaren.
Cautions: Leonardos.
Goal: Tsangas 26
Sunday, April 24, 1988. Ralph Street Reserve, Ardeer. Referee: Nestor Zachariadis.
Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Tom Markovski, Michael Kagioglou, Andy Esposito, Adrian Pender, Tommy Daley, Manny Kopsaftis (Con Stefanidis 85), Billy Hamill, Minh Tri Vo (Peter Roumpos 62), John Metaxas, Darren Tuck. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Goals: Kopsaftis 68, Metaxas 80
2-0Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Roy Walsh, Jim Henderson, Tony Schipano, Joe Angele, Frank Sabatino (Orlando 74), Robbie Cullen, Peter Verechia (Vasco Jankulovski 74), Doug Brown, Dean Hennessey, Ged Stenson. Coach: Mike Lynn.
Round Nine
Saturday, April 30, 1988. Caloola Reserve, South Oakleigh. April 30, Referee: A McHugh.
Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Dirk Grutzmacher, Jim Henderson, Carl Halford, Socrates Nicolaides, Jimmy Ross (Ally Dick 55), Peter Vardaxis, Sohramp Kordbache, Alex Livingstone, Chris Andriotis (Nick Gourlias 46), Danny Ward. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Cautions: Ross. Sent off: Nicolaidis.
0-1Springvale City
Dennis Boland, Adrian Rau, Michael Bissinger, Kevin Reilly, Paul Whyte, Hugh Findlay, Eddie Bell, Mate Bozic, Mike Livingstone, Rob Morrey, Steve Keenan. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Cautions: Bell, Bozic. Sent off: Morrey.
Goal: Morrey 47pk
Saturday, April 30, 1988. Churchill Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Russell Butler.
St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Mick Colina, Zeljko Gagula, Ivan Jurcic, Mario Macasevic (Eddie Kuzman 59), Ivan Duzel, Branko Culina, Sveto Rastocic (Alan Susnjara 79), Bill Popovski, Ivan Kelic. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Cautions: Colina.
Goals: Duzel 51, Kelic 60
2-0Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Tom Markovski, Michael Kagioglou, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Steve Dimovski, Billy Hamill, Danny Williams, John Metaxas, Darren Tuck, Tommy Daley. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Cautions: Esposito, Kagioglou, Pender.
Sunday, May 1, 1988. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: Barry Grant.
Box Hill
John McKinlay, Tom McMorrow, Craig Davidson, Paul Martinucci, Alan Roodhouse, Barry Burton, Steve Brimmer, George Campbell (Gerry McAleer 75), Andrew Mazzagatti, Jim McBride, Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
Goal: Mazzagatti 8
1-1Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Clarke, Gerry Bennett, Emil Bruns, Manny Gotis (Ian Stirton 68), Ken Drakeford, John O'Callaghan (Andy McMillan 46), Jeff Doyle, Effie Cassar, Stan Webster, John Sokoluk. Coach: Bobby McLachlan. Sent off: Stirton.
Goal: Stirton 75
Sunday, May 1, 1988. Green Gully Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Sam Zoumas.
Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell, Steve McLelland, John Grimaud, Joe O'Donnell, Mark Wilson, Steve Farquharson, Steve Douglas, Colin Quigley, Ken Smart (Dragan Milenkovic 58). Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Cautions: Farquharson, Quigley.
Goals: Douglas 10, O'Donnell 61, Farquharson 70, Quigley 81pk
4-1Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Paul Schiavello, Tony Schipano, Dean Hennessey, Joe Angele, Frank Sabatino, Robbie Cullen, Peter Verechia (Orlando 75), Ged Stenson (Vasco Jankulovski 70), Kees Storm, Doug Brown. Coach: Mike Lynn.
Caution: Schiavello.
Goal: Brown 55
Sunday, May 1, 1988. Olympic Village, Heidelberg. Referee: Torben Sorensen.
Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, John Kanesoulis (Scott Fraser 75), Nick Ousalkas, Arthur Patiniotis, Peter Bordignon, John Anastasiadis, Kon Pappas, Mike Valentine, Claude Lucchesi (Andy O'Dell 65), Dennis Morovic, Lou Theodosopoulos. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Cautions: Bordignon.
Goals: Lucchesi 45, Ousalkas 87
2-3Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Michael Hamakiotis, Andy Theoharous, Ike Alagiozidis, Phil Griffin, Angie Goutzioulis, Bruno Cozzella (Danny Zemunik 70). Coach: Rocco Ille.
Caution: Goutzioulis.
Goals: Goutzioulis 10, Zemunik 72, 81
Sunday, May 1, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: Rudi Simonis.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Bobby Stojcevski, Kevin Innes, Mirek Smolarek, Janusz Baran, Peter Czapnik, Steve Chetcuti, Bogdan Bonk (Paul De Bono 75), Brendan Lakic, Greg Warszawski (Janusz Przybyla 81). Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Caution: Smolarek.
Goals: Chetcuti 14, Baran 37, 84, Bonk 60pk
4-0Bulleen
Alan Contini, Dominic Ruccia, Tony Curulli, Robert Krajacic, Paul Romano, Goran Trogrlic, Fab Angele, Andy Bozikas (Laurie Boarotto 85), Not known, Zdravko Lujic, Claude Avian. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Sent off: Krajacic.
Sunday, May 1, 1988. John Cain Reserve, Thornbury. Referee: Colin Ellis.
Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Jim Constantinou, Nick Constantinou, Martin Woodall, Stan Thodis, Chris Bekiaris (George Tsangas 85), Pedro Ramos, Carl Gilder. Coach: Roy MacLaren.
Goals: Woodall 45, 55pk
2-0Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Robert Runje, Dave McIntosh, Greg Brack, Jim Campbell (Paul Langsbury 65), Gordon Flavell, Nick Van Egmond, Andy Humble, Graham French, Goran Runje (John Gabrielson 80). Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Sunday, May 1, 1988. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: Andy Frangou.
Ringwood City
Eric Jenssen, Paul May, Craig Whitehouse, John Cumming, Not known, Hans Meyer (Colin Wemyss 70), Graham Haupt, John Corvan, John Davie, Chris Middlemast, John Nyholt. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Cumming 33
1-1Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, Frank Arcoraci, John Mihailidis, Andy Higgins, George McMillan, Norm Dougherty, Robert Pianalto, Paul Lewis (Rino Pacca 78), Nino De Martino (Nino Ragusa 60), Russell Athersych, Bobby McGuinness. Coach: Bill Murray.
Caution: McGuinness. Sent off: Arcoraci.
Goal: Dougherty 15
Round Ten
Saturday, May 7, 1988. Veneto Social Club, Bulleen. Referee: Peter Mateski.
Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Fab Angele, Tony Curulli, Pino Curcio, Dominic Ruccia, Goran Trogrlic (Joe D'Amico 76), Andy Bozikas, Laurie Boarotto, Zdravko Lujic, Claude Avian. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Caution: Trogrlic.
Goals: Lujic 28, 61, 73, Bozikas 46, 66pk
5-2Box Hill
John McKinlay, Tom McMorrow, Craig Davidson, Paul Martinucci (Gerry McAleer 46), Alan Roodhouse, George Campbell, Barry Burton, Steve Brimmer, Andrew Mazzagatti, Mark Aretis (Ireland 46), Jim McBride. Coach: John Brown.
Cautions: McMorrow, Burton, Davidson.
Goals: McBride 88pk, Brimmer 89
Saturday, May 7, 1988. Princes Park, Caulfield. Referee: Colin Ellis.
Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Michael Hamakiotis (Con Boutsianis 82), Andy Theoharous, Ike Alagiozidis, Phil Griffin, Angie Goutzioulis, Bruno Cozzella (Danny Zemunik 57). Coach: Rocco Ille.
Goals: Goutzioulis 31, 37, Zemunik 90
3-3Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Bobby Stojcevski, Kevin Innes, Mirek Smolarek, Janusz Baran, Peter Czapnik, Steve Chetcuti, Bogdan Bonk, Brendan Lakic, Greg Warszawski. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Goals: Lipiarski 45, 78, Bonk 90+4
Saturday, May 7, 1988. North Crinigan Reserve, Morwell. Referee: John Stojkovic.
Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Clarke, Andy McMillan, Emil Bruns, Manny Gotis, Ken Drakeford, Jeff Doyle, Gerry Bennett, Effie Cassar, Stan Webster, John Sokoluk. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Goals: Sokoluk 3, Webster 59
2-1Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos (George Tsangas 70), Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Jim Constantinou, Martin Woodall, Stan Thodis, Nick Constantinou, Chris Bekiaris, Pedro Ramos, Carl Gilder. Coach: Roy MacLaren.
Goal: Woodall 15
Sunday, May 8, 1988. Croydon Park, Croydon. Referee: Chris Bambridge.
Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Greg Brack (Spencer Field 89), Dave McIntosh, Paul Langsbury (Adam Byrne 78), Gordon Flavell, Nick Van Egmond, Robert Runje, Jim Campbell, Goran Runje, Andy Humble. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Goals: G Runje 9, Van Egmond 11, Campbell 23
3-2Ringwood City
Eric Jenssen, Paul May, Craig Whitehouse, Graham Haupt (Ron Verniers 30), John Cumming, Doug Nolan, John Corvan, Colin Wemyss, Stuart Thomson, John Davie, John Nyholt. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Caution: Corvan.
Goals: Thomson 72, Whitehouse 80
Sunday, May 8, 1988. CB Smith Reserve, Fawkner. Referee: Jim Hogg.
Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Tony Schipano, Paul Schiavello, Dean Hennessey, Roy Walsh, Frank Sabatino, Robbie Cullen, George Traikovski, Vasco Jankulovski, Orlando, Doug Brown. Coach: Mike Lynn.
0-3Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, John Kanesoulis, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, Peter Bordignon, John Dowie, Andy O'Dell, Mike Valentine, Claude Lucchesi, John Anastasiadis, Dennis Morovic. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Goals: Morovic 27, 84, Bordignon 31
Sunday, May 8, 1988. Ross Reserve, Noble Park. Referee: Bernie Upjohn.
Springvale City
Dennis Boland, Adrian Rau, Paul Whyte, Michael Bissinger, Kevin Reilly, Hugh Findlay, Michael Kral, Eddie Bell, Mate Bozic, Steve Keenan, Mike Livingstone. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Cautions: Whyte, Keenan.
Goal: Kral 30
1-0St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic (Mario Macasevic 80), Mick Colina, Zeljko Gagula, Ivan Jurcic (Velimir Kupresak 68), Ivan Duzel, Branko Culina, Sveto Rastocic, Eddie Kuzman, Ivan Kelic, Bill Popovski. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Cautions: Colina, Dragovic.
Sunday, May 8, 1988. Partridge Reserve, Lalor. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, George McMillan, Andy Higgins, Robert Pianalto, Norm Dougherty, Nino De Martino, Paul Lewis, Nino Ragusa, Russell Athersych, Bobby McGuinness. Coach: Bill Murray.
Goals: Di Martino 22, McGuinness 63
2-0Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Tony Gavardinas, Jim Henderson, Carl Halford, Gerry Politis (Fotis Stamatis 70), Dirk Grutzmacher, Peter Vardaxis, Sohramp Kordbache, Jimmy Ross, Ally Dick (Danny Ward 70), Chris Andriotis. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Sunday, May 8, 1988. Ralph Street Reserve, Ardeer. Referee: Jim Fokianos.
Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Michael Kagioglou, Andy Esposito, Steve Dimovski, Adrian Pender (Alex Kountouris 60), Billy Hamill, Manny Kopsaftis, John Metaxas, Danny Williams, Darren Tuck, Tommy Daley. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Caution: Esposito.
0-4Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell, Steve McLelland, John Grimaud, Mark Wilson (Michael Docherty 72), Gary Cutler, Steve Farquharson, Steve Douglas, Joe O'Donnell, Ken Smart (Dragan Milenkovic 58). Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Own goal 10, McLelland 55, O'Donnell 75, 82
Round Eleven
Saturday, May 14, 1988. Caloola Reserve, South Oakleigh. Referee: Barry Grant.
Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Nick Gourlias, Jim Henderson, Tony Gavardinas, Dirk Grutzmacher, Jimmy Ross, Alex Livingstone (Gerry Politis 65), Carl Halford, Sohramp Kordbache, Socrates Nicolaides, Danny Ward. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Caution: Halford.
Goals: Nicolaides 17, Halford 40, 70
3-1Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Paul Langsbury (Greg Brack 60), Robert Runje, Dave McIntosh, Mark Brown, Nick Van Egmond, Gordon Flavell, Jim Campbell, Andy Humble, Goran Runje, Chris Middlemast. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: G Runje 1
Saturday, May 14, 1988. Churchill Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Peter Mateski.
St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Mick Colina, Zeljko Gagula, Eddie Kuzman, Velimir Kupresak, Sveto Rastocic, Ivan Duzel (Vlado Macan 86), Branko Culina, Bill Popovski, Ivan Kelic. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Goals: Kelic 20, Popovski 83
2-0Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, George McMillan, Andy Higgins, Robert Pianalto, Nino Ragusa (Kevin Carfora 70), Nino De Martino, Norm Dougherty, Paul Lewis, Russell Athersych, Bobby McGuinness. Coach: Bill Murray.
Sent off: Di Martino.
Sunday, May 15, 1988. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: Andy Frangou.
Box Hill
John McKinlay, Tom McMorrow (Dave Mozina 75), Ireland, Mick Hanley, Alan Roodhouse, Stuart McArthur, Barry Burton, Steve Brimmer, Gerry McAleer, Mark Aretis, Jim McBride. Coach: John Brown.
Goal: McAleer 80
1-3Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Cesare Fattore, Paul Harris, Angie Filipou, Michael Hamakiotis, Andy Theoharous, Phil Griffin, Ike Alagiozidis, Danny Zemunik, Bruno Cozzella (Richie Armstrong 83). Coach: Rocco Ille.
Goals: Alagiozidis 50, Zemunik 57, Cozzella 65
Sunday, May 15, 1988. Olympic Village, Heidelberg. Referee: Jim Fearn.
Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, John Kanesoulis, Arthur Patiniotis (Chris Iliopoulos 80), Nick Ousalkas, Peter Bordignon (Lou Theodosopoulos 63), Andy O'Dell, Mike Valentine, Claude Lucchesi, Kon Pappas, John Anastasiadis, Dennis Morovic. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Cautions: Morovic.
Goal: Pappas 68
1-1Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell, Steve McLelland, John Grimaud, Steve Douglas, Mark Wilson, Steve Farquharson (Colin Quigley 70), Gary Cutler, Joe O'Donnell, Ken Smart. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Cautions: Napoli.
Goal: McLelland 15
Sunday, May 15, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: Evan Venios.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Kevin Innes, Bobby Stojcevski, Mirek Smolarek, Bogdan Bonk, Peter Czapnik, Steve Chetcuti, Janusz Baran (Paul De Bono 70), Greg Warszawski, Brendan Lakic. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
0-1Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Eddie Campbell, Dean Hennessey, Tony Schipano, Paul Schiavello, Scott Fraser, Robbie Cullen, George Traikovski, Roy Walsh, Doug Brown, Orlando. Coach: Mike Lynn.
Goal: Brown 25pk
Sunday, May 15, 1988. John Cain Reserve, Thornbury. Referee: Sam Zoumas.
Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Jim Constantinou, Nick Constantinou, Stan Thodis, George Tsangas (Angelopoulos 72), Chris Bekiaris, Pedro Ramos, Carl Gilder. Coach: Roy MacLaren.
Caution: Kouremenos.
Goal: Tsangas 57
1-1Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Fab Angele, Tony Curulli, Pino Curcio, Dominic Ruccia, Goran Trogrlic, Andy Bozikas (Joe D'Amico 77), Laurie Boarotto (Ernie Boin 85), Claude Avian, Zdravko Lujic. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Cautions: Avian.
Goal: Avian 55
Sunday, May 15, 1988. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: Rudi Simonis.
Ringwood City
Colin Blackley, Craig Whitehouse, Doug Nolan, John Cumming, Ron Verniers, Paul May, John Corvan, Colin Wemyss, Stuart Thomson, John Davie, John Nyholt. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Goals: Corvan 55, 57
2-3Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Clarke, Andy McMillan, Emil Bruns, Manny Gotis, Jeff Doyle, Ken Drakeford, Gerry Bennett, Effie Cassar, John Sokoluk, Stan Webster. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Goals: Drakeford 6, Cassar 78, Sokoluk 84
Sunday, May 15, 1988. Ross Reserve, Noble Park. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Springvale City
Dennis Boland, Adrian Rau, Michael Bissinger, Paul Whyte, Michael Kral, Hugh Findlay, Eddie Bell, Mate Bozic, Peter Verechia, Mike Livingstone, Steve Keenan. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Goal: Verechia 15
1-4Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Steve Dimovski, Adrian Pender, Not known, Andy Esposito (Minh Tri Vo 46), Billy Hamill, Manny Kopsaftis, John Metaxas, Danny Williams, Darren Tuck, Tommy Daley. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Goals: Kopsaftis 16, 66, Tuck 82, Minh Tri Vo 89
Round Twelve
Saturday, May 21, 1988. Veneto Social Club, Bulleen. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Tony Curulli, Robert Krajacic, Pino Curcio, Fab Angele, Dominic Ruccia, Andy Bozikas, Laurie Boarotto, Zdravko Lujic, Claude Avian. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Own goal 80
1-1Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, Graham Haupt, Doug Nolan, John Cumming, Ron Verniers, Paul May, John Corvan, Angulo, Colin Wemyss (Peter Cocker 60), John Davie, John Nyholt. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Caution: Verniers.
Goal: Davie 78
Saturday, May 21, 1988. Princess Park, Caulfield South. Referee: Peter Mateski.
Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous, Ike Alagiozidis, Phil Griffin, Michael Hamakiotis, Angie Goutzioulis (Con Boutsianis 90+1), Danny Zemunik (Bruno Cozzella 89). Coach: Rocco Ille.
Goals: Goutzioulis 35,Own goal 45
2-0Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Jim Constantinou (Georgakakis 65), George Tsangas, Stan Thodis (Paul Temos 70), Peter Constantinou, Chris Bekiaris, Pedro Ramos, Carl Gilder. Coach: Roy MacLaren.
Saturday, May 21, 1988. North Criningan Reserve, Morwell. Referee: John Rutter.
Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Clarke, Andy McMillan, Emil Bruns, Manny Gotis (Harry Bingham 85), Jeff Doyle, Gerry Bennett, Ken Drakeford, Effie Cassar, John Sokoluk, Stan Webster. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Caution: Webster.
Goals: Drakeford 19, Cassar 51
2-0Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Nick Gourlias, Dirk Grutzmacher, Jim Henderson, Tony Gavardinas, Jimmy Ross, Carl Halford, Alex Livingstone (James Gorst 75), Sohramp Kordbache, Socrates Nicolaides, Danny Ward. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Cautions: Nil.
Sunday, May 22, 1988. Croydon Park, Croydon. Referee: Jim Fearn.
Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Greg Brack, Robert Runje, Dave McIntosh, Mark Brown, Gordon Flavell, Jim Campbell, Nick Van Egmond, Chris Middlemast, Andy Humble, Goran Runje. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Cautions: Brack, G Runje.
0-0St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Zeljko Gagula, Mick Colina, Eddie Kuzman, Ivan Duzel, Sveto Rastocic, Velimir Kupresak, Branko Culina, Bill Popovski (Vlado Macan 70), Ivan Kelic. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Cautions: Popovski.
Sunday, May 22, 1988. CB Smith Reserve, Fawkner. Referee: Michel Calfapietra.
Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Paul Schiavello, Dean Hennessey, Roy Walsh, Eddie Campbell, Scott Fraser, Joe Angele, Robbie Cullen, Frank Sabatino (Kees Storm 75), Doug Brown, Ged Stenson. Coach: Mike Lynn.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Brown 84pk
1-1Box Hill
John McKinlay, Tom McMorrow (Dave Mozina 75), Ireland, Mick Hanley, Alan Roodhouse, Stuart McArthur, Barry Burton, Steve Brimmer, Gerry McAleer, Mark Aretis, Jim McBride. Coach: John Brown.
Cautions:McArthur, McBride.
Goal: Brimmer 12
Sunday, May 22, 1988. Green Gully Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Bernie Upjohn.
Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Gary Cutler, Stuart Cannell, John Grimaud, Steve McLelland, Mark Wilson, Steve Douglas, Gerry Christie (Steve Farquharson 70), Ken Smart (Colin Quigley 57), Joe O'Donnell. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Quigley 80
1-0Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa (Leszek Dzielakowski 65), Ricky Lipiarski, Kevin Innes, Steve Chetcuti, Mirek Smolarek, Peter Czapnik, Bogdan Bonk, George Watson, Janusz Baran (Greg Warszawski 33), Brendan Lakic, Paul De Bono. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Caution: Czapnik.
Sunday, May 22, 1988. Partridge Reserve, Lalor. Referee: Nestor Zachariadis.
Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Andy Higgins, Frank Arcoraci (Paul Lewis 72), George McMillan, Victor Cristaldo, Kevin Carfora, Norm Dougherty (Robert Pianalto 60), Kevin Rogers, Russell Athersych, Bobby McGuinness. Coach: Bill Murray.
Cautions: Dougherty, McGuinness.
Goals: McGuinness 34pk, 59, 76, Carfora 87
4-3Springvale City
Dennis Boland, Adrian Rau, Paul Whyte, Michael Bissinger, Kevin Reilly, Hugh Findlay, Mate Bozic, Eddie Bell, Peter Verechia, Steve Keenan, Mike Livingstone. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Cautions: Findlay.
Goals: Findlay 11, Keenan 16, Boland 64
Sunday, May 22, 1988. Ralph Street Reserve, Ardeer. Referee: Torben Sorensen.
Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Alex Kountouris, Billy Hamill, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Steve Dimovski, Manny Kopsaftis, Danny Williams, John Metaxas, Tommy Daley, Darren Tuck. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Cautions: Hamill, Dimovski.
0-2Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, John Kanesoulis, Arthur Patiniotis (Chris Iliopoulos 80), Nick Ousalkas, Peter Bordignon (Lou Theodosopoulos 63), Andy O'Dell, Mike Valentine, Claude Lucchesi, Kon Pappas, John Anastasiadis, Dennis Morovic. Coach: Jim Kriaris (c/t).
Cautions: O'Dell.
Goals: Ousalkas 30, Anastasiadis 44
Round Thirteen
Saturday. May 28, 1988. Caloola Reserve, South Oakleigh. Referee: John Stojkovic.
Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Nick Gourlias, Jim Henderson, James Gorst, Dirk Grutzmacher, Jimmy Ross, Carl Halford, Alex Livingstone (Sohramp Kordbache 65), Fotis Stamatis, Danny Ward (Bill Theodoropoulos 68), Socrates Nicolaides. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Cautions: Grutzmacher, Kardamitsis, Henderson.
0-1Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Tony Curulli, Robert Krajacic, Pino Curcio, Fab Angele, Dominic Ruccia, Andy Bozikas, Laurie Boarotto (Brian Keenan 83), Goran Trogrlic, Zdravko Lujic. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Bozikas 65
Saturday. May 28, 1988. Churchill Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Dennis Voutsinas.
St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Zeljko Gagula, Mick Colina, Eddie Kuzman, Velimir Kupresak, Vlado Macan, Ivan Duzel, Branko Culina, Ivan Kelic, Sveto Rastocic (Bill Popovski 77). Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Cautions: Colina, Macan.
Goal: Kelic 74
1-1Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Andy McMillan, Emil Bruns, Gerry Clarke, Manny Gotis, Gerry Bennett, Ken Drakeford, Jeff Doyle, Effie Cassar, Stan Webster, John Sokoluk. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Caution: McMillan. Sent off: Bennett 28.
Goal: Webster 76
Sunday, May 29, 1988. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: Colin Ellis.
Box Hill
John McKinlay, Stuart McArthur, Mick Hanley, Craig Davidson, Alan Roodhouse, George Campbell, Steve Brimmer, Gerry McAleer (Damian Mori 46), Julian Thomas, Jim McBride, Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
Caution: McBride.
0-0Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli (Steve Farquharson 65), Gary Cutler, Stuart Cannell, John Grimaud, Mark Wilson (Ken Smart 70), Steve Douglas, Gerry Christie, Steve McLelland, Colin Quigley, Joe O'Donnell. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Caution: Quigley.
Sunday, May 29, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: Michael Kondogiannis.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski (George Watson 46), Bobby Stojcevski, Kevin Innes, Mirek Smolarek, Brendan Lakic, Peter Czapnik, Bogdan Bonk, Steve Chetcuti, Greg Warszawski, Janusz Przybyla. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Warszawski 38, Przybyla 74
2-2Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, John Kanesoulis, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, John Dowie, Andy O'Dell, Kon Pappas, Lou Theodosopoulos (Mike Valentine 75), Claude Lucchesi, John Anastasiadis, Willie Raynes. Coach: Jim Kriaris (c/t).
Caution: O'Dell. Sent off: Lucchesi.
Goals: Anastasiadis 44pk, Ousalkas 60
Sunday, May 29, 1988. John Cain Reserve, Thornbury. Referee: Jim Fokianos.
Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Jim Constantinou, Martin Woodall, Stan Thodis, Peter Constantinou (Nick Constantinou 65), Chris Bekiaris (George Tsangas 79), Pedro Ramos, Carl Gilder. Coach: Roy MacLaren.
0-2Fawkner
Michael Barba, Paul Schiavello, Dean Hennessey, Roy Walsh, Eddie Campbell, Frank Sabatino, Scott Fraser, George Traikovski, Robbie Cullen, Robbie Ferla, Doug Brown. Coach: Mike Lynn.
Goals: Brown 72, Fraser 85
Sunday, May 29, 1988. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: Evan Venios.
Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, Graham Haupt, Doug Nolan, John Cumming, Ron Verniers, Paul May, Angulo, John Corvan, Peter Cocker, John Davie, John Nyholt. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Goal: Nyholt 70
1-0Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous, Ike Alagiozidis, Phil Griffin, Michael Hamakiotis (Con Boutsianis 75), Angie Goutzioulis, Danny Zemunik (Bruno Cozzella 70). Coach: Rocco Ille.
Sunday, May 29, 1988. Ross Reserve, Noble Park. Referee: Michael Calfapietra.
Springvale City
Dennis Boland, Adrian Rau, Michael Bissinger (Mate Bozic 80), Kevin Reilly, Paul Whyte, Hugh Findlay, Eddie Bell, Mike Livingstone, Steve Keenan, Rob Morrey. Peter Verechia. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Findlay 35, 65
2-2Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Robert Runje (Nick Van Egmond 55), Dave McIntosh, Paul Langsbury, Greg Brack, Gordon Flavell, Jim Campbell, Andy Humble, Chris Middlemast (Graham French 65), Goran Runje. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Caution: G Runje. Sent off: Langsbury 50.
Goals: Langsbury 5, Campbell 20
Sunday, May 29, 1988. Partridge Reserve, Lalor. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Robert Pianalto, Andy Higgins, George McMillan, Victor Cristaldo, Paul Lewis, Norm Dougherty (Kevin Carfora 60), Kevin Rogers, Russell Athersych (Nino Di Martino 68), Bobby McGuinness. Coach: Bill Murray.
0-1Western Suburbs
Rocky Tachiris, Billy Hamill, Alex Kountouris, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Steve Dimovski, Danny Williams, Manny Kopsaftis, John Metaxas, Darren Tuck, Tommy Daley. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Goal: Daley 57
Round Fourteen
Saturday, June 4, 1988. Veneto Social Club, Bulleen. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Tony Curulli, Robert Krajacic, Pino Curcio, Fab Angele (Claude Avian 62), Andy Bozikas, Laurie Boarotto (Paul Romano 77), Dominic Ruccia, Goran Trogrlic, Zdravko Lujic. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Goals: Lujic 40, 70
2-0St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic (Sveto Rastocic 75), Mick Colina, Zeljko Gagula, Eddie Kuzman, Velimir Kupresak, Ivan Duzel, Branko Culina, Vlado Macan, Ivan Kelic, Bill Popovski. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Caution: Kupresak.
Saturday, June 4, 1988. Princess Park, Caulfield South. Referee: John Fraser.
Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous (Richie Armstrong 87), Ike Alagiozidis, Phil Griffin, Peter Abraam (Con Boutsianis 62), Angie Goutzioulis, Danny Zemunik. Coach: Rocco Ille.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Bitsonis 49
1-1Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Nick Gourlias, Dirk Grutzmacher, Jim Henderson, Bill Theodoropoulos, James Gorst, Jimmy Ross (M Gavardinas 76), Carl Halford, Alex Livingstone, Danny Ward, Socrates Nicolaides. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Caution: Theodoropoulos.
Goal: Henderson 81
Saturday, June 4, 1988. North Criningan Reserve, Morwell. Referee: Peter Mateski.
Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Andy McMillan, Emil Bruns, Gerry Clarke, Harry Bingham, Jeff Doyle, Jim Doyle, Ken Drakeford (Ian Stirton 78), Effie Cassar, John Sokoluk, Stan Webster. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
0-0Springvale City
Dennis Boland, Adrian Rau, Paul Whyte, Kevin Reilly, Dean Bryden, Hugh Findlay (Mate Bozic 60), Eddie Bell, Peter Verechia, Mike Livingstone, Rob Morrey, Steve Keenan. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Sunday, June 5, 1988. Croydon Park, Croydon. Referee: Jim Hogg.
Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Robert Runje, Dave McIntosh, Greg Brack, Gordon Flavell, Jim Campbell, Nick Van Egmond (John Gabrielson 75), Graham French, Andy Humble, Goran Runje (Chris Middlemast 65). Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Cautions: R Runje. Sent off: Flavell.
0-1Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Andy Higgins, Robert Pianalto, George McMillan, Kevin Carfora, Norm Dougherty, Nino Ragusa, Kevin Rogers, Bobby McGuinness (Paul Lewis 30), Russell Athersych. Coach: Bill Murray.
Cautions: McMillan, Lewis.
Goal: Carfora 15
Sunday, June 5, 1988. CB Smith Reserve, Fawkner. Referee: Bernie Upjohn.
Fawkner
Michael Barba, Paul Schiavello, Dean Hennessey, Roy Walsh, Eddie Campbell, Scott Fraser, Frank Sabatino, George Traikovski, Robbie Cullen, Robbie Ferla, Doug Brown. Coach: Mike Lynn.
Cautions: Brown, Traikovski.
Goal: Brown 39
1-2Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, Graham Haupt (Hans Meyer 87), John Cumming, Doug Nolan, Ron Verniers, John Corvan, Angulo (Colin Wemyss 46), Paul May, Peter Cocker, John Nyholt, John Davie. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Cumming 30, Corvan 75
Sunday, June 5, 1988. Green Gully Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Frank Deak.
Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell, Gary Cutler (Ken Smart 70'), John Grimaud, Joe O'Donnell (Steve Farquharson), Steve McLelland, Steve Douglas, Mark Wilson, Colin Quigley, Gerry Christie. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Cautions: Cutler.
Goals: Quigley 20, Wilson 47
2-2Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Nick Constantinou, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Jim Constantinou, Chris Manou, Chris Bekiaris, Martin Woodall, George Tsangas, Carl Gilder, Pedro Ramos. Coach: Roy MacLaren.
Cautions: Woodall.
Goals: Gilder 9, Ramos 65
Sunday, June 5, 1988. Olympic Village, Heidelberg. Referee: Nestor Zachariadis.
Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, John Kanesoulis, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, John Dowie, Andy O'Dell, Kon Pappas, John Anastasiadis, Lou Theodosopoulos (Peter Bordignon 89), Dennis Morovic, Willie Raynes. Coach: Jim Kriaris (c/t).
Goal: Anastasiadis 26
1-0Box Hill
John McKinlay, Stuart McArthur, Mick Hanley (Paul Martinucci 70), Craig Davidson, Alan Roodhouse, George Campbell, Barry Burton, Steve Brimmer, Julian Thomas (Dave Mozina 70), Jim McBride, Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
Sunday, June 5, 1988. Ralph Street Reserve, Ardeer. Referee: Jim Fearn.
Western Suburbs
Rocky Tachiris, Billy Hamill, Alex Kountouris, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Steve Dimovski, Manny Kopsaftis, Danny Williams, John Metaxas (Tom Markovski 46), Tommy Daley, Darren Tuck. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Tuck 77, 84
2-3Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Bobby Stojcevski, Kevin Innes, Steve Chetcuti, Janusz Baran, Bogdan Bonk, George Watson, Brendan Lakic (Paul De Bono 78), Greg Warszawski, Janusz Przybyla (Peter Czapnik 63). Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Caution: Kostrazewa. Sent off: Warszawski.
Goals: Own goal 51, Bonk 73, Baran 75
Round Fifteen
Saturday, June 11, 1988. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: John Stojkovic.
Box Hill
John McKinlay, Stuart McArthur, Mick Hanley, Craig Davidson, Alan Roodhouse, George Campbell, Barry Burton, Steve Brimmer (Dave Mozina 80), Julian Thomas (Paul Martinucci 80), Jim McBride, Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
Caution: McBride.
0-0Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Bobby Stojcevski, Kevin Innes, Mirek Smolarek, Janusz Baran (Steve Chetcuti 78), Peter Czapnik, George Watson, Bogdan Bonk, Brendan Lakic, Janusz Przybyla. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Cautions: Nil.
Saturday, June 11, 1988. John Cain Reserve, Thornbury. Referee: Barry Grant.
Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Chris Bekiaris, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Nick Constantinou, Martin Woodall, George Tsangas, Chris Manou, Jim Constantinou, Pedro Ramos, Carl Gilder. Coach: Roy MacLaren.
Goals: Tsangas 48, Manou 50, Woodall 55pk, 85
4-3Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, John Kanesoulis, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, John Dowie, Andy O'Dell, Kon Pappas, John Anastasiadis, Claude Lucchesi, Dennis Morovic, Willie Raynes. Coach: Jim Kriaris (c/t).
Goals: Morovic 12, Raynes 42, Lucchesi 65
Saturday, June 11, 1988. Caloola Reserve, South Oakleigh. Referee: John Rutter.
Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Nick Gourlias, James Gorst, Jim Henderson, Bill Theodoropoulos, Dirk Grutzmacher, Alex Livingstone, Jimmy Ross, Socrates Nicolaides, Peter Murphy, Carl Halford. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Sent off: Gourlias.
Goals: Murphy 49, 61
2-1Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Paul Schiavello, Dean Hennessey, Roy Walsh, Eddie Campbell, Frank Sabatino, Robbie Cullen, Scott Fraser, George Traikovski, Doug Brown, Robbie Ferla. Coach: Mike Lynn.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Brown 47
Saturday, June 11, 1988. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: Michael Calfapietra.
Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, Graham Haupt (Hans Meyer 15), Paul May, Ron Verniers, Colin Wemyss, John Cumming, John Corvan, Doug Nolan, Peter Cocker, John Nyholt, Angulo (John Davie 75). Coach: Hans Petersen.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Davie 83
1-0Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell (sent off), Gary Cutler, John Grimaud, Joe O'Donnell, Steve McLelland, Steve Douglas, Mark Wilson, Colin Quigley, Gerry Christie. Coach: Willie Vassallo..
Sent off: Cannell.
Saturday, June 11, 1988. Churchill Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Jim Fokianos.
St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Mick Colina, Zeljko Gagula, Eddie Kuzman, Velimir Kupresak, Ivan Duzel, Branko Culina, Vlado Macan, Ivan Kelic, Sveto Rastocic (Bill Popovski 70). Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Goal: Kelic 60
1-2Caulfield City
Nick Koletsas, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Peter Tsitiridis, Andy Theoharous (Danny Zemunik 70), Ike Alagiozidis, Peter Abraam, Nick Deligiannis, Richie Armstrong, Bruno Cozzella. Coach: Rocco Ille.
Goals: Cozzella 5, Deligiannis 75
Saturday, June 11, 1988. Ross Reserve, Noble Park. Referee: Colin Ellis.
Springvale City
Dennis Boland, Adrian Rau, Paul Whyte, Kevin Reilly, Dean Bryden (Mate Bozic 65), Hugh Findlay (Michael Kral 80), Eddie Bell, Peter Verechia, Mike Livingstone, Rob Morrey, Steve Keenan. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Cautions: Rau, Morrey. Sent off: Bell.
0-1Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Tony Curulli, Robert Krajacic, Pino Curcio, Fab Angele, Andy Bozikas (Brian Keenan 75), Laurie Boarotto (Claude Avian 65), Dominic Ruccia, Goran Trogrlic, Zdravko Lujic. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Trogrlic 30
Saturday, June 11, 1988. Partridge Reserve, Lalor. Referee: Michael Kondogiannis.
Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Andy Higgins, Robert Pianalto, George McMillan, Kevin Carfora, Nino Ragusa (Norm Dougherty 75), Kevin Rogers, Paul Lewis (Bobby McGuinness 70), Victor Cristaldo, Russell Athersych. Coach: Bill Murray.
Caution: Higgins.
Goal: Carfora 35
1-0Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Andy McMillan, Emil Bruns (Ian Stirton 55), Gerry Clarke, Harry Bingham, Jeff Doyle, Ken Drakeford, John O'Callaghan, Effie Cassar, John Sokoluk, Stan Webster. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Cautions: Nil.
Saturday, June 11, 1988. Ralph Street Reserve, Ardeer. Referee: Andy Frangou.
Western Suburbs
Rocky Tachiris, Billy Hamill, Alex Kountouris, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Tom Markovski, Steve Dimovski, Manny Kopsaftis, John Metaxas, Darren Tuck, Tommy Daley. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Goal: Daley 20
1-3Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Ian Dobson, Dave McIntosh, Paul Langsbury, Jim Campbell, Robert Runje, Nick Van Egmond (Adam Byrne 80), Chris Middlemast (Spencer Field 75), Graham French, Goran Runje. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Goals: Campbell 30, French 53, 70
Round Sixteen+B173
Saturday, June 18, 1988. Caloola Reserve, South Oakleigh. Referee: Mike Gaut.
Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Bill Theodoropoulos, James Gorst, Jim Henderson, Dirk Grutzmacher, Socrates Nicolaides, Jimmy Ross, Carl Halford, Alex Livingstone, Peter Murphy, Danny Ward (Tony Gavardinas 16). Coach: Takis Svigos.
Goal: Murphy 43
1-2Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Steve McLelland (Stuart Cannell 16), Gary Cutler, John Grimaud (Steve Farquharson 78), Joe O'Donnell, Mark Wilson, Steve Douglas, Gerry Christie, Colin Quigley, Ken Smart. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Goals: Christie 21, Douglas 33
Saturday, June 18, 1988. Churchill Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Ziggy Mnich.
St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Mick Colina, Vlado Macan, Eddie Kuzman, Sveto Rastocic, Ivan Duzel, Velimir Kupresak, Branko Culina, Ivan Kelic, Bill Popovski. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Caution: Colina.
0-0Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Paul Schiavello, Dean Hennessey, Roy Walsh, Eddie Campbell, Frank Sabatino, Scott Fraser, George Traikovski, Ian Tuffield (Tony Schipano 78), Robbie Ferla, Doug Brown. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Caution: Schiavello.
Sunday, June 19, 1988. Croydon Park, Croydon. Referee: Chris Bambridge.
Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Dave McIntosh, Ian Dobson, Greg Brack, Nick Van Egmond, Robert Runje, Jim Campbell, Chris Middlemast, Graham French, Goran Runje. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Dobson 38
1-1Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Bennett, Andy McMillan, Emil Bruns, Gerry Clarke, Harry Bingham, Ken Drakeford, Jeff Doyle, John Sokoluk, Ian Stirton, Stan Webster. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Caution: Bennett.
Goal: Sokoluk 14
Sunday, June 19, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: John Fraser.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Kevin Innes, Steve Chetcuti, Mirek Smolarek, Janusz Baran (Janusz Przybyla 35), Peter Czapnik, George Watson, Bogdan Bonk, Brendan Lakic, Paul De Bono. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Watson 55, De Bono 60
2-2Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Chris Bekiaris, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Nick Constantinou, Martin Woodall, George Tsangas, Chris Manou, Jim Constantinou, Pedro Ramos, Carl Gilder. Coach: Roy MacLaren.
Caution: Kouremenos.
Goals: J Constantinou 8, N Constantinou 47
Sunday, June 19, 1988. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: Peter Mateski.
Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, Hans Meyer, Paul May, Ron Verniers, Colin Wemyss, John Cumming, Declan Kennedy, Doug Nolan, John Corvan, John Nyholt, John Davie. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Cautions: Meyer, May, Cumming.
Goals: Nyholt 14, 75, Corvan 35
3-2Heidelberg United
Mike Chatzitrifonos, John Kanesoulis, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, Peter Bordignon, Andy O'Dell, Kon Pappas, John Anastasiadis, Claude Lucchesi, Dennis Morovic, Willie Raynes. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Morovic 61, 69
Sunday, June 19, 1988. Ross Reserve, Noble Park. Referee: Frank Deak.
Springvale City
Perry Mur, Adrian Rau, Dean Bryden, Kevin Reilly, Paul Whyte (Sammy Richardson 70), Hugh Findlay, Mike Livingstone, Mate Bozic, Steve Keenan, Rob Morrey (Michael Kral 60), Peter Verechia. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Goals: Verechia 79, Keenan 88
2-2Caulfield City
Nick Koletsas, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Peter Tsitiridis, Eddie Zolotarev, Andy Theoharous, Ike Alagiozidis, Michael Hamakiotis (Peter Abraam 75), Angie Goutzioulis, Nick Deligiannis. Coach: Rocco Ille.
Goals: Deligiannis 41, Harris 78pk
Sunday, June 19, 1988. Partridge Reserve, Lalor. Referee: Evan Venios.
Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Andy Higgins, Robert Pianalto, George McMillan, Kevin Carfora, Norm Dougherty, Kevin Rogers, Paul Lewis, Victor Cristaldo, Russell Athersych. Coach: Bill Murray.
Cautions: Dougherty, Mihailidis.
Goals: Dougherty 5, Rogers 75, Lewis 84
3-0Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Tony Curulli, Robert Krajacic, Pino Curcio, Fab Angele (Brian Keenan 70), Andy Bozikas, Dominic Ruccia, Goran Trogrlic, Laurie Boarotto (Claude Avian 60), Zdravko Lujic. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Cautions: Nil.
Sunday, June 19, 1988. Ralph Street Reserve, Ardeer. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Western Suburbs
Rocky Tachiris, Alex Kountouris, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Steve Dimovski (Manny Kopsaftis 65), Tom Markovski, Danny Williams (Con Stefanidis 75), John Metaxas, Tommy Daley, Darren Tuck, Not known. Coach: Steve Dimovski (c/t).
Goals: Tuck 27
1-2Box Hill
John McKinlay, Stuart McArthur, Mick Hanley, Craig Davidson, Alan Roodhouse, George Campbell, Barry Burton, Steve Brimmer, Julian Thomas (Dave Mozina 80), Mark Aretis, Jim McBride. Coach: John Brown.
Goals: Brimmer 14, Campbell 62
Round Seventeen
Saturday, June 25, 1988. Veneto Social Club, Bulleen. Referee: Barry Grant.
Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Robert Krajacic, Tony Curulli, Pino Curcio, Fab Angele, Goran Trogrlic, Dominic Ruccia, Laurie Boarotto, Claude Avian (Andy Bozikas 72), Zdravko Lujic. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Caution: Marsan.
Goals: Krajacic 36, Angele 85
2-1Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Dave McIntosh, Ian Dobson, Greg Brack, Nick Van Egmond, Robert Runje, Jim Campbell, Chris Middlemast, Graham French, Goran Runje. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: G Runje 63
Saturday, June 25, 1988. Princess Park, Caulfield South. Referee: Colin Ellis.
Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, Michael Hamakiotis, Cesare Fattore, Paul Harris, Peter Tsitiridis, Andy Theoharous, Ike Alagiozidis, Eddie Zolotarev (Danny Zemunik 59), Nick Deligiannis (Richie Armstrong 82), Peter Abraam, Angie Goutzioulis. Coach: Rocco Ille.
Caution: Hamakiotis.
0-4Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Robert Pianalto, Andy Higgins, George McMillan, Victor Cristaldo, Kevin Carfora (Nino Di Martino 78), Norm Dougherty, Paul Lewis, Russell Athersych, Kevin Rogers. Coach: Bill Murray.
Caution: Athersych.
Goals: Athersych 47, Carfora 70, 72, Cristaldo 80
Saturday, June 25, 1988. North Criningan Reserve, Morwell. Referee: Nestor Zachariadis.
Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Harry Bingham, Gerry Bennett, Emil Bruns, Andy McMillan, Jeff Doyle, Ken Drakeford, Ian Stirton, Effie Cassar, Stan Webster, John Sokoluk. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Cautions: Bennett, Bingham.
Goal: McMillan 42
1-2Western Suburbs
Rocky Tachiris, Alex Kountouris, Billy Hamill, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Danny Williams, Tom Markovski, Steve Dimovski, John Metaxas, Darren Tuck, Tommy Daley. Coach: Kaz Kulak.
Caution: Dimovski.
Goals: Dimovski 2, Tuck 38
Sunday, June 26, 1988. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: Andy Frangou.
Box Hill
John McKinlay, Stuart McArthur, Mick Hanley, Craig Davidson, Alan Roodhouse, George Campbell, Barry Burton, Julian Thomas, Steve Brimmer, Mark Aretis, Jim McBride. Coach: John Brown.
Caution: Thomas.
Goals: Campbell 20pk, 26pk
2-0Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Chris Bekiaris, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Nick Constantinou, Martin Woodall, George Tsangas, Chris Manou, Jim Constantinou (Peter Constantinou 80), Carl Gilder, Pedro Ramos. Coach: Roy MacLaren.
Cautions: Turudia, Palmaricciotti, Woodall.
Sunday, June 26, 1988. Green Gully Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Michael Kondogiannis.
Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Gary Cutler, Steve McLelland, John Grimaud, Ken Smart, Colin Quigley, Mark Wilson, Steve Douglas, Joe O'Donnell, Gerry Christie. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Caution: Cutler. Sent off: Napoli.
Goal: Wilson 17
1-2St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Zeljko Gagula, Eddie Kuzman, Vlado Macan, Ivan Duzel, Velimir Kupresak, Sveto Rastocic, Branko Culina, Ivan Kelic, Bill Popovski (Ivan Jurcic 80). Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Caution: Kupresak. Sent off: Kuzman.
Goals: Kupresak 43, Kelic 70
Sunday, June 26, 1988. Olympic Village, Heidelberg. Referee: John Stojkovic.
Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, John Kanesoulis, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, John Dowie, Andy O'Dell, Phil Stubbins, Claude Lucchesi, Willie Raynes, Dennis Morovic, John Anastasiadis. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Caution: Raynes.
Goals: Morovic 26, 86, Anastasiadis 57pk
3-1Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Tony Gavardinas (Zagoudis 67), James Gorst (Robertson 23), Jim Henderson, Bill Theodoropoulos, Dirk Grutzmacher, Jimmy Ross, Carl Halford, Alex Livingstone, Peter Murphy, Socrates Nicolaides. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Livingstone 23
Sunday, June 26, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Steve Chetcuti, Kevin Innes, Bobby Stojcevski, George Watson, Peter Czapnik, Bogdan Bonk (Janusz Przybyla 80), Brendan Lakic, Greg Warszawski, Paul De Bono. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Goals: Warszawski 4, 72, De Bono 46
3-0Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, Hans Meyer, Paul May, Ron Verniers, Colin Wemyss, John Corvan, Angulo (Declan Kennedy 46), Doug Nolan, John Cumming, Peter Cocker, John Nyholt. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Sunday, June 26, 1988. Ross Reserve, Noble Park. Referee: Mike Gaut.
Springvale City
Perry Mur, Adrian Rau, Paul Whyte, Kevin Reilly, Dean Bryden, Hugh Findlay, Steve Keenan (Sammy Richardson), Mate Bozic, Mike Livingstone, Peter Verechia, Rob Morrey (Paul Rolleman 81). Coach: Gus Macleod.
Caution: Findlay.
Goals: Verechia 10, Bozic 20, Richardson 80
3-0Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Paul Schiavello, Roy Walsh, Dean Hennessey (Tony Schipano 72), Eddie Campbell (Vasco Jankulovski 82), Robbie Ferla, Frank Sabatino, Scott Fraser, George Traikovski, Doug Brown, Ian Tuffield. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Cautions: Fraser. Sent off: Ferla.
Round Eighteen
Saturday, July 2, 1988. North Criningan Reserve, Morwell. Referee: Dennis Voutsinas.
Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Andy McMillan, Gerry Bennett, Emil Bruns, Jeff Doyle, Harry Bingham, Ken Drakeford, John O'Callaghan, Ian Stirton, John Sokoluk, Stan Webster. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Goals: Sokoluk 25, 88
2-0Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Tony Curulli, Robert Krajacic, Pino Curcio, Fab Angele, Goran Trogrlic (Claude Avian 75), Dominic Ruccia, Andy Bozikas, Laurie Boarotto (Joe D'Amico 84), Zdravko Lujic. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Saturday, July 2, 1988. Churchill Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Jim Hogg.
St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Mick Colina, Zeljko Gagula, Vlado Macan, Velimir Kupresak, Ivan Duzel, Sveto Rastocic, Ivan Jurcic, Ivan Kelic, Bill Popovski. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Caution: Colina.
0-0Heidelberg United
Mike Chatzitrifonos, John Kanesoulis, Arthur Patiniotis, Chris Iliopoulos, Peter Bordignon, Claude Lucchesi, Andy O'Dell, Phil Stubbins (Mike Valentine 70), John Anastasiadis, Willie Raynes, Dennis Morovic. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Cautions: O'Dell.
Sunday, July 3, 1988. Croydon Park, Croydon. Referee: Bernie Upjohn.
Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Paul Langsbury, Dave McIntosh, Greg Brack, Ian Dobson, Nick Van Egmond (Chris Middlemast 80), Robert Runje, Jim Campbell, Graham French, Goran Runje (Jason Harbinson 60). Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
0-3Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous, Ike Alagiozidis (Nick Deligiannis 89), Phil Griffin, Michael Hamakiotis, Danny Zemunik, Angie Goutzioulis. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Goals: Goutzioulis 44, Zemunik 75, 83
Sunday, July 3, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: Michael Calfapietra.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Kevin Innes, Steve Chetcuti, Bobby Stojcevski, George Watson, Peter Czapnik, Brendan Lakic (Janusz Baran 65), Bogdan Bonk, Greg Warszawski, Paul De Bono. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
0-1Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Jim Henderson, Dirk Grutzmacher, Socrates Nicolaides, Jimmy Ross, Alex Livingstone, Carl Halford, Not known, Zagoudis, Danny Ward (Gogis 88), Peter Murphy. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Goal: Zagoudis 11
Sunday, July 3, 1988. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: Frank Deak.
Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, Hans Meyer, Paul May, Ron Verniers, Colin Wemyss, John Corvan, Declan Kennedy, John Cumming, Doug Nolan, Peter Cocker, John Nyholt, Stewart (Michael Maguire 70). Coach: Hans Petersen.
Caution: Cumming.
Goals: Kennedy 42, Nyholt 75, Cocker 80
3-2Box Hill
John McKinlay, Stuart McArthur, Mick Hanley, Paul Martinucci, Alan Roodhouse, George Campbell, Barry Burton, Julian Thomas, Steve Brimmer, Mark Aretis (Dave Mozina 80), Jim McBride. Coach: John Brown.
Caution: Burton.
Goals: Thomas 10, 55
Sunday, July 3, 1988. Ross Reserve, Noble Park. Referee: Ziggy Mnich.
Springvale City
Perry Mur, Paul Rolleman (Brian Bothwell 80), Dean Bryden, Kevin Reilly, Paul Whyte, Michael Kral (Sammy Richardson 60), Mike Livingstone, Hugh Findlay, Mate Bozic, Steve Keenan, Peter Verechia, Rob Morrey. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Cautions: Livingstone, Findlay. Sent off: Keenan.
Goal: Keenan 30
1-1Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Gary Cutler, Stuart Cannell, Steve McLelland, John Grimaud, Joe O'Donnell, Mark Wilson, Steve Farquharson, Steve Douglas, Colin Quigley, Ken Smart (Gerry Christie 55). Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Cautions: Cannell, Wilson.
Goal: O'Donnell 60
Sunday, July 3, 1988. Partridge Reserve, Lalor. Referee: Peter Mateski.
Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Robert Pianalto, Andy Higgins, George McMillan, Victor Cristaldo, Not known, Nino Di Martino, Paul Lewis (Nino Ragusa 75), Russell Athersych, Kevin Rogers. Coach: Bill Murray.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Athersych 84
1-1Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Paul Schiavello (Robbie Cullen 80), Roy Walsh, Dean Hennessey, Eddie Campbell, Scott Fraser, Kees Storm, Tony Schipano, George Traikovski, Doug Brown, Ian Tuffield. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Cautions: Storm, Schiavello.
Goal: Brown 3
Sunday, July 3, 1988. Ralph Street Reserve, Ardeer. Referee: Torben Sorenson.
Western Suburbs
Rocky Tachiris, Billy Hamill, Alex Kountouris, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Danny Williams, Manny Kopsaftis, Steve Dimovski, John Metaxas, Darren Tuck, Tommy Daley. Coach: Kaz Kulak.
Cautions: Dimovski, Daley.
Goal: Kopsaftis 31
1-0Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Nick Constantinou, Martin Woodall, Stan Thodis, Chris Manou, Jim Constantinou, Carl Gilder (Peter Constantinou 70), Pedro Ramos. Coach: Carl Gilder.
Cautions: Nil.
Round Nineteen
Saturday, July 9, 1988. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: Colin Ellis.
Box Hill
John McKinlay, Stuart McArthur, Mick Hanley, Paul Martinucci, Alan Roodhouse, Craig Davidson, Barry Burton, Steve Brimmer, George Campbell (Dave Mozina 46), Julian Thomas, Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
Caution: McArthur.
Goal: McArthur 70pk
1-1Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Socrates Nicolaides, Tony Gavardinas, Jim Henderson, Dirk Grutzmacher, Alex Livingstone, Jimmy Ross, Carl Halford, Zagoudis (Fotis Stamatis 38), Danny Ward (M Gavardinas 10), Peter Murphy. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Murphy 55
Saturday, July 9, 1988. Veneto Social Club, Bulleen. Referee: Mike Gaut.
Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Tony Curulli, Robert Krajacic, Pino Curcio (Andy Bozikas 75), Goran Trogrlic, Dominic Ruccia, Brian Keenan, Claude Avian, Fab Angele, Zdravko Lujic. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Caution: Trogrlic.
0-2Western Suburbs
Rocky Tachiris, Billy Hamill, Alex Kountouris, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Danny Williams (Tom Markovski 65), Manny Kopsaftis, Steve Dimovski, John Metaxas, Tommy Daley, Darren Tuck. Coach: Kaz Kulak.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Tuck 28, Williams 54
Saturday, July 9, 1988. Princess Park, Caulfield South. Referee: John Fraser.
Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Phil Griffin, Ike Alagiozidis (Eddie Zolotarev 85), Andy Theoharous, Michael Hamakiotis, Danny Zemunik (Nick Deligiannis 83), Angie Goutzioulis. Coach: Jim Condilis.
0-0Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Harry Bingham (P Gotis 15), Emil Bruns, Gerry Bennett, Jeff Doyle, Ken Drakeford, John O'Callaghan, Effie Cassar, Stan Webster, Ian Stirton, John Sokoluk. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Saturday, July 9, 1988. CB Smith Reserve, Fawkner. Referee: Michael Kondogiannis.
Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Tony Schipano, Roy Walsh, Dean Hennessey, Eddie Campbell, Robbie Cullen, Scott Fraser, George Traikovski, Kees Storm (Reno Minichiello 46), Ian Tuffield, Doug Brown. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Cautions: Storm.
0-1Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Paul Langsbury, Dave McIntosh, Ian Dobson, Greg Brack, Nick Van Egmond, Robert Runje (Graham French 65), Jim Campbell, Goran Runje, Chris Middlemast. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Cautions: M Runje.
Goal: Van Egmond 69
Saturday, July 9, 1988. Green Gully Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Barry Grant.
Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Steve Farquharson, Gary Cutler, Steve McLelland, John Grimaud, Mark Wilson, Steve Douglas, Joe O'Donnell, Ken Smart, Stuart Cannell, Gerry Christie. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: O'Donnell 71
1-0Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Robert Pianalto, Andy Higgins, George McMillan, Victor Cristaldo (Nino Di Martino 65), Norm Dougherty, Kevin Carfora (Nino Ragusa 75), Paul Lewis, Russell Athersych, Kevin Rogers. Coach: Bill Murray.
Caution: Athersych.
Saturday, July 9, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: Andy Frangou.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Steve Chetcuti, Kevin Innes, Mirek Smolarek, Janusz Baran, Peter Czapnik, George Watson, Bogdan Bonk, Greg Warszawski, Paul De Bono (Brendan Lakic 70). Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Bonk 5pk, Watson 86
2-5St Albans
Mate Grgic (Joe Rados 80), Robert Dragovic, Mick Colina (Joe Cuze 75), Zeljko Gagula, Mario Macasevic, Velimir Kupresak, Sveto Rastocic, Alan Susnjara, Ante Maretic, Ivan Duzel, Ivan Kelic. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Cautions: Colina, Macasevic.
Goals: Duzel 20, Kelic 40, 78, Kupresak 65, Susnjara 74
Saturday, July 9, 1988. John Cain Reserve, Thornbury. Referee: John Rutter.
Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Chris Bekiaris, Joe Leonardos, George Kouremenos, Nick Constantinou (George Tsangas 75), Martin Woodall, Stan Thodis (Peter Constantinou 66), Chris Manou, Jim Constantinou, Carl Gilder, Pedro Ramos. Coach: Carl Gilder.
Caution: J Constantinou.
0-0Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, Hans Meyer (Makin 60), Paul May, Ron Verniers, John Cumming, Doug Nolan, John Corvan, Michael Maguire, Stewart, Declan Kennedy, Peter Cocker. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Cautions: Nil.
Saturday, July 9, 1988. Ross Reserve, Noble Park. Referee: Evan Venios.
Springvale City
Perry Mur, Kevin Reilly, Dean Bryden, Michael Bissinger, Paul Whyte (Paul Rolleman 46), Hugh Findlay, Eddie Bell, Mike Livingstone, Mate Bozic, Peter Verechia, Rob Morrey (Sammy Richardson 85). Coach: Gus Macleod.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Bozic 25, Morrey 60
2-1Heidelberg United
Mike Chatzitrifonos, John Kanesoulis, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, Claude Lucchesi, Peter Bordignon (Phil Stubbins 65), Andy O'Dell, Mike Valentine, John Anastasiadis, Dennis Morovic, Willie Raynes. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Caution: Ousalkas.
Goal: Morovic 30
Round Twenty
Saturday, July 16, 1988. Veneto Social Club, Bulleen. Referee: Nestor Zachariadis.
Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Robert Krajacic, Tony Curulli, Pino Curcio (Laurie Boarotto 60), Goran Trogrlic, Fab Angele, Dominic Ruccia, Brian Keenan (Andy Bozikas 70), Claude Avian, Zdravko Lujic. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Cautions: Angele, Curulli.
Goal: Bozikas 77pk
1-1Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, Angie Filipou, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Michael Hamakiotis, Andy Theoharous, Nick Deligiannis, Phil Griffin, Ike Alagiozidis (Richie Armstrong 66), Angie Goutzioulis, Danny Zemunik. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Cautions: Goutzioulis, Zemunik.
Goal: Deligiannis 60
Saturday, July 16, 1988. North Criningan Reserve, Morwell. Referee: Dennis Voutsinas.
Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Bennett, Harry Bingham, Emil Bruns, John O'Callaghan (P Gotis 77), Jeff Doyle, Ken Drakeford, Effie Cassar, Ian Stirton, Stan Webster, John Sokoluk. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Cautions: Doyle.
Goal: Bruns 14
1-1Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Tony Schipano, Roy Walsh, Dean Hennessey, Robbie Ferla, Paul Schiavello (Reno Minichiello 46), Robbie Cullen, Scott Fraser, George Traikovski, Doug Brown (Ian Tuffield 76), Ged Stenson. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Cautions: Minichiello.
Goal: Hennessey 87
Saturday, July 16, 1988. Caloola Reserve, South Oakleigh. Referee: Jim Fearn.
Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Tony Gavardinas, Jim Henderson, Dirk Grutzmacher, Bill Theodoropoulos, Jimmy Ross, Carl Halford (Nick Haidaris 10), Alex Livingstone, Socrates Nicolaides, Peter Murphy, M Gavardinas (Fotis Stamatis 75). Coach: Takis Svigos.
Goals: Nicolaides, Gavardinas
2-0Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Jim Constantinou, Martin Woodall, Nick Constantinou (Stan Thodis 70), George Tsangas, Chris Bekiaris, Carl Gilder, Pedro Ramos. Coach: Carl Gilder.
Saturday, July 16, 1988. Churchill Reserve, St Albans. Referee: John Stojkovic.
St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Zeljko Gagula, Mick Colina, Mario Macasevic, Vlado Macan, Velimir Kupresak, Ivan Duzel, Sveto Rastocic, Ivan Kelic, Bill Popovski (Alan Susnjara 80). Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Goal: Kupresak 48
1-1Box Hill
John McKinlay, Stuart McArthur, Paul Martinucci, Mick Hanley, Alan Roodhouse, Craig Davidson, Julian Thomas, Steve Brimmer, Barry Burton, Jim McBride (Dave Mozina 80), Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
Caution: Martinucci.
Goal: Brimmer 68
Sunday, July 17, 1988. Ross Reserve, Noble Park. Referee: Bernie Upjohn.
Springvale City
Perry Mur, Kevin Reilly, Michael Bissinger, Dean Bryden (Sammy Richardson 82), Paul Whyte, Hugh Findlay, Mate Bozic (Rob Morrey 60), Eddie Bell, Steve Keenan, Mike Livingstone, Peter Verechia. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Cautions: Findlay, Bozic, Bell.
0-1Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Kevin Innes, Steve Chetcuti, Mirek Smolarek, George Watson, Peter Czapnik, Bogdan Bonk, Brendan Lakic, Greg Warszawski, Paul Temos (Paul De Bono 78). Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Cautions: Czapnik, Lakic.
Goal: Warszawski 33
Sunday, July 17, 1988. Partridge Reserve, Lalor. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Robert Pianalto, Andy Higgins, George McMillan, Victor Cristaldo, Kevin Carfora, Norm Dougherty, Kevin Rogers, Paul Lewis (Nino Ragusa 60), Russell Athersych. Coach: Bill Murray.
Cautions: Mihailidis, Higgins, Dougherty, Ragusa,.
Goals: Carfora 30, McMillan 85
2-2Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, John Kanesoulis, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, Peter Bordignon, Andy O'Dell, Mike Valentine, Claude Lucchesi, Phil Stubbins, Dennis Morovic, Willie Raynes. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Cautions: Raynes, Lucchesi. Sent off: O'Dell.
Goals: Stubbins 15, 38
Sunday, July 17, 1988. Ralph Street Reserve, Ardeer. Referee: John Fraser.
Western Suburbs
Rocky Tachiris, Billy Hamill, Alex Kountouris, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Danny Williams (Tom Markovski 68), Manny Kopsaftis, Steve Dimovski, John Metaxas, Tommy Daley, Darren Tuck. Coach: Kaz Kulak.
Caution: Daley.
Goals: Kopsaftis 35, Tuck 75
2-2Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, Hans Meyer, Paul May, Ron Verniers, John Cumming, Doug Nolan, Michael Maguire, John Corvan, Declan Kennedy, Peter Cocker, John Nyholt. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Nyholt 17, Nolan 80
Wednesday, September 7, 1988. Croydon Park, Croudon. Referee:John Rutter.
Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Dave McIntosh, Ian Dobson, Paul Langsbury, Nick Van Egmond, Greg Brack, Chris Middlemast (Goran Runje 68), Robert Runje, Andy Humble, Graham French. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Cautions: Brown, Humble.
0-0Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Gary Cutler, Stuart Cannell, Steve McLelland, John Grimaud, Mark Wilson, Steve Farquharson, Colin Quigley, Ken Smart, Joe O'Donnell, Steve Douglas. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Cautions: Farquharson, O'Donnell.
Round Twenty-One
Saturday, July 23, 1988. Princess Park, Caulfield South. Referee: Jim Hogg.
Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous, Ike Alagiozidis, Phil Griffin, Michael Hamakiotis (Eddie Zolotarev), Angie Goutzioulis, Richie Armstrong. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Alagiozidis 20, Bitsonis 69
2-0Western Suburbs
Rocky Tachiris, Tom Markovski, Adrian Pender, Alex Kountouris, Andy Esposito, John Metaxas (Ricky Soldani 60), Michael Kagioglou (Con Stefanidis 65), Steve Dimovski, Manny Kopsaftis, Tommy Daley, Darren Tuck. Coach: Kaz Kulak.
Caution: Markovski.
Sunday, July 24, 1988. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: Peter Mateski.
Box Hill
John McKinlay, Stuart McArthur, Paul Martinucci, Mick Hanley, Alan Roodhouse, Craig Davidson, Julian Thomas, Steve Brimmer (Gerry McAleer 85), Barry Burton, Jim McBride, Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
Goal: Burton 23
1-1Springvale City
Perry Mur, Dean Bryden, Michael Bissinger, Kevin Reilly, Paul Whyte, Mike Livingstone, Eddie Bell, Steve Keenan (Michael Kral 80), Sammy Richardson (Mate Bozic 65), Rob Morrey, Peter Verechia. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Goal: Keenan 67
Sunday, July 24, 1988. Green Gully Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Andy Frangou.
Green Gully
Lou Denys, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell, Steve Farquharson, John Grimaud, Ken Smart, Mark Wilson, Steve McLelland, Steve Douglas, Gerry Christie, Joe O'Donnell. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Smart 39
1-1Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Harry Bingham, Emil Bruns, Jeff Doyle, P Gotis, Gerry Clarke, Ken Drakeford, John O'Callaghan, Effie Cassar, John Sokoluk, Ian Stirton. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Caution: Clarke.
Goal: Drakeford 87
Sunday, July 24, 1988. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, Colin Wemyss, Doug Nolan, John Cumming, Ron Verniers, Paul May, John Corvan, Michael Maguire, John Nyholt, Peter Cocker, Declan Kennedy. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Cautions: Nyholt.
Goals: Cumming 6, Corvan 53
2-1Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Tony Gavardinas, Dirk Grutzmacher, Jim Henderson, Bill Theodoropoulos, Jimmy Ross, Alex Livingstone, Socrates Nicolaides, M Gavardinas (Zagoudis 65), Nick Haidaris, Peter Murphy. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Cautions: Henderson.
Goal: Henderson 59
Sunday, July 24, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: Ziggy Mnich.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Steve Chetcuti, Mirek Smolarek, Rick Farrugia, George Watson (Janusz Baran 79), Peter Czapnik, Brendan Lakic, Bogdan Bonk, Greg Warszawski, Paul Temos. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Goal: Temos 64
1-2Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Robert Pianalto, Andy Higgins, George McMillan, Victor Cristaldo (Nino Di Martino 67), Kevin Carfora (Nino Ragusa 85), Norm Dougherty, Kevin Rogers, Russell Athersych, Paul Lewis. Coach: Bill Murray.
Goals: Athersych 14, Lewis 52
Wednesday, September 14, 1988. CB Smith Reserve, Fawkner. Referee: John Fraser.
Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Roy Walsh, Dean Hennessey, Robbie Ferla, Reno Minichiello, Scott Fraser, Tony Schipano, Paul Schiavello, Frank Sabatino, David Hanna, Ged Stenson. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Cautions: Hennessey, Ferla, Minichiello.
Goal: Sabatino 1
1-2Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Robert Krajacic, Tony Curulli, Pino Curcio, Fab Angele, Goran Trogrlic, Andy Bozikas (Brian Keenan 85), Dominic Ruccia, Zdravko Lujic, Claude Avian. Coach: Zdravko Lujic.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Lujic 14, Angele 89
Wednesday, September 14, 1988. Olympic Village, Heidelberg. Referee: Mike Gaut.
Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, Arthur Patiniotis, Ioannidis (Dennis Morovic 60), John Dowie, John Kanesoulis, Mike Valentine, Claude Lucchesi, Andy O'Dell (Peter Bordignon 30), Willie Raynes, Phil Stubbins, Lou Theodosopoulos. Coach: Jim Tansey.
0-0Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Paul Langsbury, Ian Dobson, Dave McIntosh, John Gabrielson, Robert Runje, Nick Van Egmond, Mark Brown, Chris Middlemast (Jim Campbell 76), Andy Humble, Roy O'Shea (Goran Runje 46). Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Sent off: Humble.
Wednesday, September 14, 1988. John Cain Reserve, Thornbury. Referee: Michael Calfapietra.
Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Chris Bekiaris, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Nick Constantinou, Martin Woodall, Jim Constantinou, Chris Manou, Peter Constantinou, Pedro Ramos, Carl Gilder. Coach: Carl Gilder.
Cautions: Bekiaris, Palmaricciotti.
Goal: Gilder 33pk
1-0St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Mick Colina, Zeljko Gagula, Mario Macasevic, Velimir Kupresak (Rados 40), Bill Popovski, Ivan Duzel, Branko Culina, Sveto Rastocic (Alan Susnjara 57), Ivan Kelic. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Caution: Duzel.
Round Twenty-Two
Saturday, July 30, 1988. Princess Park, Caulfield South. Referee: John Stojkovic.
Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous, Phil Griffin, Peter Abraam (Con Boutsianis 70), Angie Goutzioulis, Richie Armstrong (Ike Alagiozidis 50), Danny Zemunik. Coach: Jim Condilis.
0-1Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Roy Walsh, Tony Schipano, Robbie Ferla, Dean Hennessey, Reno Minichiello, Robbie Cullen, Scott Fraser, Ged Stenson, David Hanna, Ian Tuffield. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Goal: Hanna 86
Saturday, July 30, 1988. North Criningan Reserve, Morwell. Referee: Ziggy Mnich.
Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Bennett, Emil Bruns, Gerry Clarke, Harry Bingham, Jeff Doyle, Ken Drakeford, Effie Cassar, Ian Stirton, Stan Webster, John Sokoluk. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Cautions: Bennett, Clarke.
0-1Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, John Kanesoulis, Nick Ousalkas, Arthur Patiniotis, Peter Bordignon, Claude Lucchesi, Mike Valentine, John Dowie, Willie Raynes, Phil Stubbins (Lou Theodosopoulos 55), Dennis Morovic. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Caution: Raynes.
Goal: Raynes 60
Saturday, July 30, 1988. Churchill Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Dennis Voutsinas.
St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Zeljko Gagula, Mick Colina, Vlado Macan, Velimir Kupresak, Ivan Duzel, Mario Macasevic, Alan Susnjara, Ivan Kelic, Bill Popovski (Sveto Rastocic 80). Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Cautions: Duzel, Macan.
Goal: Kupresak 25
1-0Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, Hans Meyer, Paul May, Colin Wemyss, Ron Verniers, Doug Nolan, John Corvan, Michael Maguire, Declan Kennedy, Peter Cocker, John Nyholt. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Cautions: Maguire.
Sunday, July 31, 1988. Ross Reserve, Noble Park. Referee: Rudi Simonis.
Springvale City
Perry Mur, Michael Bissinger, Dean Bryden, Mate Bozic (Michael Kral 84), Paul Whyte, Hugh Findlay, Steve Keenan, Eddie Bell, Sammy Richardson (Brian Bothwell 74), Peter Verechia, Rob Morrey. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Caution: Findlay.
0-2Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Robert Palmaricciotti, Jim Constantinou, Nick Constantinou, George Tsangas, Chris Bekiaris, Chris Manou, Peter Constantinou, Alex Gymnopoulos, Carl Gilder. Coach: Carl Gilder.
Caution: Manou.
Goals: Bekiaris 57, P Constantinou 70
Sunday, July 31, 1988. Partridge Reserve, Lalor. Referee: Nestor Zachariadis.
Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Robert Pianalto, Andy Higgins, George McMillan, Victor Cristaldo, Kevin Carfora (Nino Ragusa 77), Nino Di Martino, Kevin Rogers, Russell Athersych, Paul Lewis. Coach: Bill Murray.
Caution: Cristaldo.
Goal: Lewis 72
1-1Box Hill
John McKinlay, Paul Martinucci, Craig Davidson, Mick Hanley, Alan Roodhouse, George Campbell (Gerry McAleer 64), Barry Burton, Steve Brimmer, Julian Thomas, Jim McBride, Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
Caution: Burton.
Goal: McBride 68
Sunday, July 31, 1988. Ralph Street Reserve, Ardeer. Referee: Bernie Upjohn.
Western Suburbs
Rocky Tachiris, Alex Kountouris, Billy Hamill, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Danny Williams, Manny Kopsaftis (Tom Markovski 85), John Metaxas, Steve Dimovski (Michael Kagioglou 80), Darren Tuck, Tommy Daley. Coach: Kaz Kulak.
Caution: Pender.
Goals: Tuck 30, Daley 85
2-1Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, M Gavardinas, Jim Henderson, Dirk Grutzmacher, Socrates Nicolaides, Jimmy Ross, Alex Livingstone, Carl Halford, Zagoudis (Fotis Stamatis 55), Peter Murphy, Danny Ward (Tony Gavardinas 75). Coach: Takis Svigos.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Livingstone 25
Wednesday, September 21, 1988. Veneto Social Club, Bulleen. Referee: Evan Venios.
Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Robert Krajacic, Tony Curulli, Pino Curcio (Laurie Boarotto 46), Goran Trogrlic (Brian Keenan 76), Fab Angele, Andy Bozikas, Dominic Ruccia, Zdravko Lujic, Claude Avian. Coach: Zdravko Lujic.
Caution: Ruccia.
0-1Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell, Gary Cutler, John Grimaud, Dragan Milenkovic (Michael Docherty 83), Mark Wilson, Billy Romanovski, Steve Douglas, Colin Quigley, Ken Smart. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Cautions: Wilson, Romanovski, Douglas, Smart.
Goal: Romanovski 10
Thursday, September 22, 1988. Croydon Park, Croydon. Referee: Barry Grant.
Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Ian Dobson, Dave McIntosh, Paul Langsbury, Greg Brack, Jim Campbell, Gordon Flavell, Nick Van Egmond (Andy Humble 60), Goran Runje, Graham French (Spencer Field 75). Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Goal: French 59
1-0Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Stefan Mila, Kevin Innes, Steve Chetcuti, Steve Cortis, Peter Czapnik, Bogdan Bonk, Janusz Przybyla, Brendan Lakic, Greg Warszawski. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Round Twenty-Three
Sunday, August 7, 1988. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: John Rutter.
Box Hill
John McKinlay, Stuart McArthur, Craig Davidson, Alan Roodhouse, Mick Hanley, Barry Burton, Julian Thomas, Steve Brimmer, George Campbell, Jim McBride, Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
0-0Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Paul Langsbury, Dave McIntosh, Ian Dobson, Mark Brown, Greg Brack, Nick Van Egmond, Jim Campbell, Robert Runje, Andy Humble (Graham French 60), Goran Runje. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Sent off: Brack.
Sunday, August 7, 1988. CB Smith Reserve, Fawkner. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Roy Walsh, Dean Hennessey, Robbie Ferla, Reno Minichiello, Tony Schipano, Robbie Cullen (Doug Brown 80), Scott Fraser, Ged Stenson, Ian Tuffield (Frank Sabatino 46), David Hanna. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Goals: Hennessey 14, Fraser 17, Stenson 58
3-0Western Suburbs
Rocky Tachiris, Alex Kountouris, Billy Hamill, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Danny Williams (Con Stefanidis 70), Tom Markovski (Michael Kagioglou 70), Steve Dimovski, John Metaxas, Not known, Tommy Daley. Coach: Kaz Kulak.
Sunday, August 7, 1988. Green Gully Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Michael Calfapietra.
Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Steve Farquharson, Steve McLelland, Gary Cutler, John Grimaud, Ken Smart, Mark Wilson, Steve Douglas, Gerry Christie (Dragan Milenkovic 80), Joe O'Donnell, Colin Quigley (Robert Napoli 60). Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Cautions: Nil.
0-1Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Phil Griffin, Andy Theoharous, Ike Alagiozidis (Peter Abraam 85), Nick Deligiannis (Eddie Zolotarev 70), Danny Zemunik, Angie Goutzioulis. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Caution: Alagiozidis.
Goal: Alagiozidis 23
Sunday, August 7, 1988. Olympic Village, Heidelberg. Referee: Chris Bambridge.
Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, John Kanesoulis, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, Peter Bordignon, John Dowie, Mike Valentine, Kon Pappas, Willie Raynes, Phil Stubbins, Dennis Morovic. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Stubbins 57
1-2Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Robert Krajacic, Tony Curulli, Pino Curcio (Paul Romano 70), Goran Trogrlic (Fab Angele 75), Dominic Ruccia, Andy Bozikas, Laurie Boarotto, Zdravko Lujic, Claude Avian. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Caution: Ruccia.
Goals: Bozikas 78pk, Boarotto 89
Sunday, August 7, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: Frank Deak.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Steve Chetcuti, Kevin Innes, Mirek Smolarek, George Watson (Paul De Bono 75), Peter Czapnik, Bogdan Bonk, Brendan Lakic, Greg Warszawski, Paul Temos (Janusz Baran 63). Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Goals: Warszawski 15, 30, Watson 70, Bonk 80
4-2Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Clarke, Emil Bruns, Harry Bingham, P Gotis, Gerry Bennett, John O'Callaghan, Effie Cassar, Stan Webster, Ian Stirton, John Sokoluk. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Goals: Cassar 53' Own goal 87
Sunday, August 7, 1988. John Cain Reserve, Thornbury. Referee: Torben Sorensen.
Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Nick Constantinou (George Tsangas 74), Martin Woodall, Chris Bekiaris, Chris Manou, Peter Constantinou, Carl Gilder, Alex Gymnopoulos. Coach: Carl Gilder.
Caution: P Constantinou.
Goals: Manou 14, Woodall 63pk
2-2Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, George Mihos, Robert Pianalto, Andy Higgins, George McMillan, Victor Cristaldo, Kevin Carfora, Not known, Kevin Rogers, Paul Lewis (Bobby McGuinness 82), Russell Athersych. Coach: Bill Murray.
Cautions: McMillan, Higgins.
Goals: Cristaldo 53, Athersych 86
Sunday, August 7, 1988. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: Michael Kondogiannis.
Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, John Cumming, Paul May, Colin Wemyss (Andrew Hart 55', Ron Verniers, Declan Kennedy, John Corvan, Michael Maguire, Doug Nolan, John Nyholt, Peter Cocker. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Sent off: Hart.
Goal: Maguire 89
1-1Springvale City
Tony Hermus, Michael Kral, Dean Bryden, Kevin Reilly, Paul Whyte, Hugh Findlay, Mike Livingstone, Peter Verechia, Brian Bothwell (Mate Bozic 82), Steve Keenan (Rob Morrey 80), Sammy Richardson. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Goal: Keenan 3
Wednesday, September 21, 1988. Caloola Reserve, South Oakleigh. Referee: Barry Grant.
Oakleigh
Mike Alexandropoulos, Parthenios (Jim Henderson 46), Dirk Grutzmacher, Karavelos, Nick Haidaris, Tolios (Socrates Nicolaides 60), Alex Livingstone, Lazarus, Tangalakis, Fotis Stamatis, Zagoudis. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Goals: Livingstone 30, Zagoudis 60
2-3St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Zeljko Gagula, Mick Colina, Mario Macasevic, Ivan Duzel, Branko Culina, Alan Susnjara (Bill Popovski 70), Ante Maretic, Ivan Kelic, Sveto Rastocic (Eddie Hrbolic 75). Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Goals: Kelic 7, 32, Duzel 48
Round Twenty-Four
Saturday, August 13, 1988. Veneto Social Club, Bulleen. Referee: Peter Mateski.
Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Fab Angele (Joe D'Amico 75), Robert Krajacic, Pino Curcio (Paul Romano 65), Tony Curulli, Dominic Ruccia, Andy Bozikas, Laurie Boarotto, Claude Avian, Zdravko Lujic. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Curulli 79, Avian 90
2-1Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Steve Chetcuti, Kevin Innes, Mirek Smolarek, George Watson, Peter Czapnik, Brendan Lakic, Bogdan Bonk, Greg Warszawski (Janusz Baran 46), Paul Temos (Paul De Bono 70). Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Cautions: Chetcuti, Innes.
Goal: Lakic 90+1
Saturday, August 13, 1988. Princess Park, Caulfield South. Referee: Jim Fearn.
Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Paul Harris, Cesare Fattore, Angie Filipou, Phil Griffin, Andy Theoharous, Ike Alagiozidis (Peter Abraam 85), Nick Deligiannis (Eddie Zolotarev 70), Danny Zemunik, Angie Goutzioulis. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Harris 62pk
1-3Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, Nick Ousalkas, John Dowie, Arthur Patiniotis, Peter Bordignon, John Kanesoulis, Mike Valentine, Claude Lucchesi, Willie Raynes (Lou Theodosopoulos 89), Dennis Morovic (Chris Iliopoulos 79), Phil Stubbins. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Caution: Ousalkas. Sent off: Bordignon.
Goals: Stubbins 23, 38, Raynes 83pk
Saturday, August 13, 1988. North Criningan Reserve, Morwell. Referee: Chris Bambridge.
Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Bennett, Gerry Clarke, Emil Bruns, P Gotis (Ian Stirton 76), Jeff Doyle, Ken Drakeford, John O'Callaghan, Effie Cassar, Stan Webster, John Sokoluk. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Caution: Cassar. Sent off: O'Callaghan 86.
0-2Box Hill
John McKinlay, Stuart McArthur, Craig Davidson, Mark Aretis, Alan Roodhouse, George Campbell, Barry Burton, Steve Brimmer, Mick Hanley, Julian Thomas, Jim McBride. Coach: John Brown.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Campbell 19, Brimmer 69
Sunday, August 14, 1988. Croydon Park, Croydon. Referee: Dennis Voutsinas.
Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Dave McIntosh, Ian Dobson, Paul Langsbury, Nick Van Egmond, Robert Runje, Adam Byrne (Roy O'Shea 60), Chris Middlemast, Graham French, Goran Runje (John Gabrielson 80). Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Caution: G Runje.
Goal: Middlemast 17
1-1Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Nick Constantinou (George Tsangas 74), Martin Woodall, Chris Bekiaris, Chris Manou, Peter Constantinou, Carl Gilder, Alex Gymnopoulos. Coach: Carl Gilder.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: P Constantinou 84
Sunday, August 14, 1988. CB Smith Reserve, Fawkner. Referee: Mike Gaut.
Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Roy Walsh, Dean Hennessey, Robbie Ferla, Reno Minichiello (Doug Brown 63), Scott Fraser, Tony Schipano, Robbie Cullen, Ged Stenson, Ian Tuffield, David Hanna. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Caution: Minichiello.
0-2Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Stuart Cannell, Steve McLelland, Gary Cutler, John Grimaud, Mark Wilson, Steve Farquharson, Colin Quigley (Robert Napoli 85), Ken Smart, Joe O'Donnell, Steve Douglas. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Cautions: McLelland, Wilson.
Goals: Douglas 18, Quigley 57
Sunday, August 14, 1988. Ross Reserve, Noble Park. Referee: John Fraser.
Springvale City
Tony Hermus, Hugh Findlay, Dean Bryden, Kevin Reilly, Paul Whyte, Mike Livingstone, Eddie Bell (Rob Morrey 75), Brian Bothwell, Steve Keenan, Peter Verechia (Michael Bissinger 80), Sammy Richardson. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Bothwell 21, Bryden 49pk, Morrey 83
3-0Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Gavardinas (Nick Haidaris 65), Socrates Nicolaides, Carl Halford, Jim Henderson, Dirk Grutzmacher, Jimmy Ross, Alex Livingstone, Kontos (Zagoudis 65), Peter Murphy, Fotis Stamatis. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Caution: Nicolaides.
Sunday, August 14, 1988. Partridge Reserve, Lalor. Referee: John Stojkovic.
Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Robert Pianalto, Andy Higgins, George McMillan, Victor Cristaldo, Nino Di Martino, Norm Dougherty, Nino Ragusa (Kevin Carfora 65), Paul Lewis, Bobby McGuinness. Coach: Bill Murray.
Caution: Dougherty.
Goal: Carfora 87
1-0Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, Craig Whitehouse, John Cumming, Doug Nolan, Ron Verniers, Paul May (Colin Wemyss 46), John Corvan, Michael Maguire, Declan Kennedy, Peter Cocker, John Nyholt. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Cautions: Nil.
Sunday, August 14, 1988. Ralph Street Reserve, Ardeer. Referee: Nestor Zachariadis.
Western Suburbs
Rocky Tachiris, Tom Markovski, Adrian Pender, Alex Kountouris, Andy Esposito, Michael Kagioglou, John Metaxas, Billy Hamill, Stratos Apostolakis, Darren Tuck, Manny Kopsaftis (Ricky Soldani 70). Coach: Kaz Kulak.
Caution: Apostolakis.
0-0St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Joe Cuze, Zeljko Gagula, Velimir Kupresak, Sveto Rastocic, Ivan Duzel, Branko Culina, Alan Susnjara, Ivan Kelic, Ante Maretic (Bill Popovski 46). Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Cautions: Nil.
Round Twenty-Five
Saturday, August 20, 1988. Caloola Reserve, South Oakleigh. Referee: Rudi Simonis.
Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, Karavelos, Socrates Nicolaides, Jim Henderson, Dirk Grutzmacher, Jimmy Ross (Tangalakis 37), Nick Haidaris, Alex Livingstone, Kontos (Parthenios 85), Zagoudis, Fotis Stamatis. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Caution: Stamatis.
Goal: Own goal 21
1-2Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, George McMillan, Robert Pianalto, George Mihos (Nino Ragusa 46), Kevin Carfora, Norm Dougherty, Nino Di Martino (Paul Lewis 51), Victor Cristaldo, Russell Athersych, Bobby McGuinness. Coach: Bill Murray.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: McGuinness 70pk, Lewis 71
Saturday, August 20, 1988. Churchill Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Andy Frangou.
St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Mario Macasevic (Joe Cuze 70), Mick Colina, Zeljko Gagula, Velimir Kupresak, Bill Popovski, Branko Culina, Sveto Rastocic (Ante Maretic 70), Ivan Kelic, Alan Susnjara. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Goal: Kelic 35
1-2Springvale City
Tony Hermus, Hugh Findlay, Dean Bryden, Kevin Reilly, Paul Whyte, Brian Bothwell (Mate Bozic 85), Eddie Bell, Mike Livingstone, Peter Verechia (Rob Morrey 50), Steve Keenan, Sammy Richardson. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Sent off: Richardson, Keenan.
Goals: Bryden 30pk, 44pk
Sunday, August 21, 1988. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: Colin Ellis.
Box Hill
John McKinlay, Stuart McArthur, Craig Davidson, Mick Hanley, Alan Roodhouse, Barry Burton, George Campbell, Steve Brimmer, Julian Thomas, Jim McBride, Mark Aretis. Coach: John Brown.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Thomas 40, Brimmer 55, Campbell 66
3-0Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Robert Krajacic, Tony Curulli, Pino Curcio, Dominic Ruccia, Andy Bozikas (Brian Keenan 64), Goran Trogrlic, Laurie Boarotto, Claude Avian, Zdravko Lujic. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Caution: Trogrlic.
Sunday, August 21, 1988. Green Gully Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Evan Venios.
Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell, Gary Cutler, John Grimaud, Colin Quigley, Mark Wilson, Steve McLelland, Steve Farquharson, Steve Douglas, Joe O'Donnell. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Caution: Douglas.
Goal: Quigley 83pk
1-2Western Suburbs
Rocky Tachiris, Tom Markovski, Alex Kountouris, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Michael Kagioglou, Billy Hamill, Steve Dimovski, John Metaxas, Darren Tuck, Tommy Daley. Coach: Kaz Kulak.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Tuck 70, 77
Sunday, August 21, 1988. Olympic Village, Heidelberg. Referee: Bernie Upjohn.
Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, John Dowie, John Kanesoulis, Andy O'Dell, Claude Lucchesi, Mike Valentine, Lou Theodosopoulos (Kon Pappas 65), Phil Stubbins, Dennis Morovic. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Cautions: Nil.
0-0Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Roy Walsh, Dean Hennessey, Robbie Ferla, Reno Minichiello, Scott Fraser, Ged Stenson, Tony Schipano, Robbie Cullen, David Hanna, Doug Brown. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Cautions: Stenson, Hanna, Fraser.
Sunday, August 21, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: John Rutter.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Kevin Innes, Stefan Mila, Mirek Smolarek, George Watson (Greg Warszawski 70), Peter Czapnik, Steve Chetcuti, Bogdan Bonk (Paul De Bono 85), Janusz Baran, Brendan Lakic. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Goal: Czapnik 78
1-0Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, John Bitsonis, Cesare Fattore, Paul Harris, Angie Filipou, Ike Alagiozidis, Phil Griffin, Andy Theoharous, Nick Deligiannis (Eddie Zolotarev 75), Bruno Cozzella, Angie Goutzioulis (Peter Abraam 55). Coach: Jim Condilis.
Sunday, August 21, 1988. John Cain Reserve, Thornbury. Referee: John Fraser.
Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Nick Constantinou, Martin Woodall, Chris Bekiaris, Chris Manou, Peter Constantinou (Pedro Ramos 76), Carl Gilder, Alex Gymnopoulos. Coach: Carl Gilder.
Caution: Palmaricciotti.
Goals: Woodall 61, Gymnopoulos 81
2-2Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Harry Bingham, Emil Bruns, Gerry Clarke, P Gotis, Jeff Doyle, Ken Drakeford, Ken Ashwood (Ian Stirton 38), Effie Cassar, John Sokoluk, Stan Webster. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Sokoluk 16, Drakeford 49
Sunday, August 21, 1988. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: Jim Hogg.
Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, John Cumming, Paul May, Ron Verniers, Doug Nolan, Michael Maguire, John Corvan, Declan Kennedy, Peter Cocker, Craig Whitehouse, John Nyholt. Coach: Hans Petersen.
0-1Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Paul Langsbury, Ian Dobson, Dave McIntosh, Mark Brown, Robert Runje, Nick Van Egmond, Chris Middlemast, Goran Runje, Andy Humble, Graham French (Jimmy Campbell 70). Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Goal: Humble 80
Round Twenty-Six
Saturday, August 27, 1988. Veneto Social Club, Bulleen. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Robert Krajacic, Tony Curulli, Pino Curcio, Fab Angele, Dominic Ruccia, Andy Bozikas, Joe D'Amico (Laurie Boarotto 71), Claude Avian, Zdravko Lujic. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Goal: Angele 14
1-1Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Joe Leonardos (Jim Constantinou 58), Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Nick Constantinou, Martin Woodall, Chris Bekiaris, Chris Manou, Peter Constantinou (Pedro Ramos 65), Alex Gymnopoulos, Carl Gilder. Coach: Carl Gilder.
Goal: Woodall 68
Saturday, August 27, 1988. Princess Park, Caulfield South. Referee: Torben Sorensen.
Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, Peter Abraam, Cesare Fattore, Paul Harris, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous, Phil Griffin, Ike Alagiozidis, Eddie Zolotarev, Bruno Cozzella, Nick Deligiannis. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Harris 24, Deligiannis 40, Cozzella 65
3-1Box Hill
John McKinlay, Stuart McArthur, Alan Roodhouse, Mark Aretis, Craig Davidson, George Campbell, Barry Burton, Julian Thomas, Steve Brimmer (Scott McDaid 75), Jim McBride, Mick Hanley (Gerry McAleer 75). Coach: John Brown.
Caution: Burton. Sent off: Campbell.
Goal: McArthur 74
Saturday, August 27, 1988. North Criningan Reserve, Morwell. Referee: John Fraser.
Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Harry Bingham, Gerry Clarke, Emil Bruns, P Gotis (John O'Callaghan 63), Jeff Doyle, Ken Drakeford (Ian Stirton 71), Effie Cassar, Stan Webster, Ken Ashwood, John Sokoluk. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
0-2Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, John Cumming, Paul May, Doug Nolan, Ron Verniers, Colin Wemyss, Craig Whitehouse (John Nyholt 46), Piero Lepre, Not known, Peter Cocker, Michael Maguire. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Goals: Cocker 7, Maguire 47pk
Sunday, August 28, 1988. Croydon Park, Croydon. Referee: Frank Deak.
Croydon City
Bradley, Paul Langsbury, Ian Dobson, Robert Runje, Mark Brown, Chris Middlemast (Greg Brack 65), Nick Van Egmond, Jimmy Campbell, Goran Runje, Andy Humble, Graham French (Spencer Field 75). Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Caution: Humble.
Goals: Humble 14, Van Egmond 40, French 60
3-0Oakleigh
Spiro Kardamitsis, James Gorst (Socrates Nicolaides 65), Jim Henderson (Jimmy Ross 46), Dirk Grutzmacher, Nick Haidaris, Alex Livingstone, Carl Halford, Kontos, Gotis, Zagoudis, Fotis Stamatis. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Cautions: Grutzmacher, Henderson.
Sunday, August 28, 1988. CB Smith Reserve, Fawkner. Referee: Peter Mateski.
Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Roy Walsh, Dean Hennessey, Robbie Ferla, Reno Minichiello, Paul Schiavello, Robbie Cullen (Frank Sabatino 75), Ged Stenson (George Traikovski 75), Tony Schipano, Doug Brown, David Hanna. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Goals: Hanna 20, 70, Brown 44
3-1Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Kevin Innes, Stefan Mila, Mirek Smolarek, Paul De Bono (Paul Temos 46), George Watson, Bogdan Bonk, Janusz Baran, Brendan Lakic, Greg Warszawski. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Goal: Warszawski 55
Sunday, August 28, 1988. Green Gully Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Barry Grant.
Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Steve Farquharson, John Grimaud, Gary Cutler, Stuart Cannell, Colin Quigley (Dragan Milenkovic 88'), Mark Wilson, Steve McLelland, Joe O'Donnell, Steve Douglas, Ken Smart (Robert Napoli 83'). Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Caution: McLelland.
Goals: Quigley 33, O'Donnell 65, Douglas 75
3-2Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, Arthur Patiniotis, Nick Ousalkas, John Dowie (Kon Pappas 70), John Kanesoulis, Claude Lucchesi, Andy O'Dell, Mike Valentine, Willie Raynes, Dennis Morovic, Phil Stubbins. Coach: Terry Hennessey.
Caution: Pappas.
Goals: Pappas 85, Raynes 90pk
Sunday, August 28, 1988. Partridge Reserve, Lalor. Referee: Michael Kondogiannis.
Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Robert Pianalto, George McMillan, Andy Higgins, Victor Cristaldo, Kevin Carfora (Nino Di Martino 70), Norm Dougherty, Paul Lewis, Russell Athersych, Bobby McGuinness. Coach: Bill Murray.
Cautions: Dougherty.
0-1St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Mick Colina, Zeljko Gagula, Mario Macasevic, Branko Culina, Ivan Duzel, Velimir Kupresak, Alan Susnjara, Ivan Kelic, Sveto Rastocic. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Cautions: Macasevic, Dragovic.
Goal: Kelic 86
Sunday, August 28, 1988. Ralph Street Reserve, Ardeer. Referee: Dennis Voutsinas.
Western Suburbs
Rocky Tachiris (Jimmy Hatzilazarou 12), Billy Hamill, Adrian Pender, Alex Kountouris, Andy Esposito, Michael Kagioglou, John Metaxas, Steve Dimovski, Tom Markovski (Danny Williams 46), Darren Tuck, Tommy Daley. Coach: Kaz Kulak.
Caution: Esposito.
0-1Springvale City
Tony Hermus, Kevin Reilly, Michael Bissinger, Keith Adams, Paul Whyte, Brian Bothwell, Hugh Findlay, Mike Livingstone, Mate Bozic (Paul Rolleman 88), Eddie Bell, Dean Bryden (Rob Morrey 75). Coach: Gus Macleod.
Caution: Bozic.
Goal: Bell 10
Round Twenty-Seven
Saturday, September 3, 1988. Caloola Reserve, South Oakleigh. Referee: Mike Gaut.
Oakleigh
Mike Alexandropoulos, Parthenios, Dirk Grutzmacher, Jim Henderson, Jimmy Ross, Nick Haidaris, Carl Halford, Alex Livingstone, Kontos (Tangalakis 70), Fotis Stamatis, Zagoudis (Karavelos 75). Coach: Takis Svigos.
Caution: Grutzmacher.
0-1Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gerry Clarke, Harry Bingham, Emil Bruns (Ian Stirton 14), P Gotis, Jeff Doyle (Effie Cassar 14), Stan Webster, John O'Callaghan, Ken Drakeford, John Sokoluk, Ken Ashwood. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Sokoluk 60pk
Saturday, September 3, 1988. Churchill Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Michael Calfapietra.
St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Mick Colina, Zeljko Gagula, Mario Macasevic, Velimir Kupresak, Ivan Duzel, Alan Susnjara, Branko Culina, Ivan Kelic, Sveto Rastocic. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Cautions: Kupresak, Duzel.
Goal: Kelic 29pk
1-0Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Paul Langsbury, Dave McIntosh, Ian Dobson, Nick Van Egmond, Greg Brack (Adam Byrne 70), Chris Middlemast, Jimmy Campbell, Goran Runje, Andy Humble (Graham French 46). Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Cautions: M Runje, McIntosh, G Runje.
Sunday, September 4, 1988. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: Nestor Zachariadis.
Box Hill
John McKinlay, Stuart McArthur, Craig Davidson, Alan Roodhouse, Mick Hanley, Barry Burton, Julian Thomas, Steve Brimmer, Gerry McAleer, Jim McBride, Paul Martinucci. Coach: John Brown.
Goals: Thomas 15, Roodhouse 87
2-1Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Roy Walsh, Robbie Ferla, Dean Hennessey, Reno Minichiello, Tony Schipano, Scott Fraser, Ged Stenson, Robbie Cullen, Doug Brown, David Hanna. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Goal: Hennessey 32
Sunday, September 4, 1988. Olympic Village, Heidelberg. Referee: Jim Hogg.
Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, Arthur Patiniotis, John Dowie, Nick Ousalkas, John Kanesoulis, Andy O'Dell (Lou Theodosopoulos 70), Mike Valentine, Claude Lucchesi, Willie Raynes, Phil Stubbins, Dennis Morovic (Kon Pappas 75). Coach: Jim Tansey.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Theodosopoulos 75, Pappas 85
2-0Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Billy Hamill, Alex Kountouris, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Michael Kagioglou, John Metaxas (Steve Dimovski 70), Danny Williams, Manny Kopsaftis, Darren Tuck, Tommy Daley. Coach: Kaz Kulak.
Caution: Hamill.
Sunday, September 4, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: John Stojkovic.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Kevin Innes, Stefan Mila, Mirek Smolarek, Janusz Baran, Bogdan Bonk, George Watson, Steve Chetcuti, Greg Warszawski, Brendan Lakic. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Cautions: Nil..
0-2Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell, Gary Cutler, John Grimaud, Colin Quigley, Steve Farquharson, Steve McLelland, Ken Smart, Steve Douglas, Joe O'Donnell. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Cautions: McLelland, Smart, Douglas.
Goals: Quigley 70, Douglas 83
Sunday, September 4, 1988. John Cain Reserve, Thornbury. Referee: Ziggy Mnich.
Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Chris Bekiaris, Robert Palmaricciotti (Joe Leonardos 46), Nick Constantinou, Jim Constantinou, Martin Woodall, Pedro Ramos, Chris Manou, Peter Constantinou, Carl Gilder (George Tsangas 61), Alex Gymnopoulos. Coach: Carl Gilder.
0-3Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, Peter Abraam, Cesare Fattore (Zouzounis 59), Paul Harris, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous, Ike Alagiozidis, John Bitsonis, Eddie Zolotarev (Angie Goutzioulis 74), Bruno Cozzella, Nick Deligiannis. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Goals: Gymnopoulos 10og, Deligiannis 33, Harris 59pk
Sunday, September 4, 1988. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: Bernie Upjohn.
Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, John Cumming, Doug Nolan, Paul May (Declan Kennedy 82), Ron Verniers, Colin Wemyss, John Corvan, Michael Maguire, Piero Lepre (Andrew Hart 88), Peter Cocker, John Nyholt. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Caution: Corvan.
Goals: Cocker 5, 7, Nyholt 13, 44, 89pk, Maguire 38, Corvan 68
7-1Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Robert Krajacic, Tony Curulli, Pino Curcio (Paul Romano 30), Fab Angele, Andy Bozikas, Dominic Ruccia, Brian Keenan, Claude Avian, Zdravko Lujic. Coach: Jimmy Rooney.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Lujic 11
Sunday, September 4, 1988. Ross Reserve, Noble Park. Referee: Jim Fearn.
Springvale City
Tony Hermus, Kevin Reilly, Keith Adams, Michael Bissinger, Paul Whyte, Eddie Bell, Hugh Findlay, Mike Livingstone, Steve Keenan, Sammy Richardson, Brian Bothwell. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Cautions: Bissinger, Whyte, Findlay. Sent off: Livingstone.
Goal: Findlay 20
1-2Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Andy Higgins, Robert Pianalto, George McMillan, Kevin Carfora, Victor Cristaldo, Norm Dougherty, Nino Ragusa (George Mihos 80), Russell Athersych, Paul Lewis. Coach: Bill Murray.
Caution: McMillan.
Goals: Lewis 61, 75
Round Twenty-Eight
Saturday, September 10, 1988. Veneto Social Club, Bulleen. Referee: Evan Venios.
Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Robert Krajacic, Tony Curulli (Silvio Sella 76), Pino Curcio, Fab Angele, Goran Trogrlic, Andy Bozikas, Dominic Ruccia, Claude Avian (Joe D'Amico 70), Zdravko Lujic. Coach: Zdravko Lujic.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Curcio 9, Ruccia 27, Avian 33, Angele 36, Bozikas 72
5-0Oakleigh
Mike Alexandropoulos, Parthenios, Dirk Grutzmacher, Jim Henderson, Jimmy Ross, Nick Haidaris, Carl Halford, Alex Livingstone, Kontos (Tangalakis 70), Fotis Stamatis, Zagoudis (Karavelos 75). Coach: Takis Svigos.
Caution: Stamatis.
Saturday, September 10, 1988. Princess Park, Caulfield South. Referee: Not known.
Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, Peter Abraam, Cesare Fattore, Paul Harris, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous, Phil Griffin (Angie Goutzioulis 20), Ike Alagiozidis, John Bitsonis, Bruno Cozzella, Nick Deligiannis. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Goal: Goutzioulis 89
1-5Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, John Corvan, Colin Wemyss, John Cumming, Ron Verniers, Doug Nolan, Declan Kennedy, Michael Maguire, Piero Lepre, John Nyholt, Peter Cocker. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Goals: Cocker 22, 30, 51, 78, Lepre 67
Saturday, September 10, 1988. North Criningan Reserve, Morwell. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Jeff Doyle, Emil Bruns, Harry Bingham, Gerry Clarke, John O'Callaghan, Ken Drakeford, Ian Stirton, Stan Webster, John Sokoluk, Ken Ashwood (Effie Cassar 75). Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Cautions: Ashwood, Webster.
Goal: Ashwood 40
1-0St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Zeljko Gagula, Mick Colina, Mario Macasevic, Ivan Duzel, Branko Culina, Velimir Kupresak, Alan Susnjara (Bill Popovski 55), Ivan Kelic, Sveto Rastocic. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Caution: Gagula.
Sunday, September 11, 1998. Croydon Park, Croydon. Referee: John Stojkovic.
Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Paul Langsbury (Chris Middlemast 65), Ian Dobson, Dave McIntosh, Mark Brown, Greg Brack, Nick Van Egmond, Gordon Flavell, Robert Runje, Graham French, Goran Runje. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Cautions: McIntosh, Flavell.
Goal: French 30pk
1-0Springvale City
Tony Hermus, Paul Rolleman, Keith Adams, Michael Bissinger, Kevin Reilly, Mate Bozic, Eddie Bell, Paul Whyte, Steve Keenan, Sammy Richardson (Dean Bryden 75), Brian Bothwell (Rob Morrey 55). Coach: Gus Macleod.
Cautions: Nil.
Sunday, September 11, 1998. CB Smith Reserve, Fawkner. Referee: Barry Grant.
Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Roy Walsh, Dean Hennessey, Robbie Ferla, Reno Minichiello, Scott Fraser, Tony Schipano, Paul Schiavello, Frank Sabatino, David Hanna, Ged Stenson. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Stenson 87
1-0Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Chris Bekiaris, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Jim Constantinou, Martin Woodall, Pedro Ramos, Chris Manou (Alex Gymnopoulos 70), Nick Constantinou, Carl Gilder, Peter Constantinou. Coach: Carl Gilder.
Cautions: Bekiaris, Palmaricciotti.
Sunday, September 11, 1998. Green Gully Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Andy Frangou.
Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Stuart Cannell, Gary Cutler, John Grimaud, Colin Quigley, Steve McLelland, Mark Wilson, Ken Smart, Joe O'Donnell, Steve Farquharson. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Caution: Farquharson. Sent off: McLelland.
0-0Box Hill
John McKinlay, Stuart McArthur, Craig Davidson, Alan Roodhouse, Mick Hanley, Barry Burton, Julian Thomas, Steve Brimmer, Gerry McAleer, Jim McBride, Paul Martinucci. Coach: John Brown.
Cautions: Nil.
Sunday, September 11, 1998. Olympic Village, Heidelberg. Referee: Colin Ellis.
Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, Arthur Patiniotis, John Dowie, Nick Ousalkas, John Kanesoulis, Mike Valentine, Andy O'Dell, Claude Lucchesi, Willie Raynes, Phil Stubbins, Lou Theodosopoulos. Coach: Jim Tansey.
0-0Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Stefan Mila, Kevin Innes, Mirek Smolarek, George Watson, Peter Czapnik (Janusz Baran 69), Bogdan Bonk, Steve Chetcuti, Greg Warszawski, Brendan Lakic. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Sent off: Baran 70.
Sunday, September 11, 1998. Ralph Street Reserve, Ardeer. Referee: John Rutter.
Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Billy Hamill (John Metaxas 15), Alex Kountouris, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Michael Kagioglou, Steve Dimovski, Danny Williams, Manny Kopsaftis, Darren Tuck, Tommy Daley. Coach: Kaz Kulak.
Sent off: Dimovski.
Goal: Tuck 5
1-1Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Robert Pianalto, Andy Higgins, George McMillan, Kevin Carfora, Victor Cristaldo, Nino Ragusa (Bobby McGuinness 46), George Mihos (Nino Di Martino 80), Russell Athersych, Paul Lewis. Coach: Bill Murray.
Goal: Carfora 7
Round Twenty-Nine
Saturday, September 17, 1988. Caloola Reserve, South Oakleigh. Referee: John Stojkovic.
Oakleigh
Mike Alexandropoulos, Karavelos (Zagoudis 46), Jimmy Ross, Dirk Grutzmacher, Nick Haidaris, Socrates Nicolaides, Alex Livingstone, Carl Halford, Fotis Stamatis, Kontos (Parthenios 81), Danny Ward. Coach: Takis Svigos.
0-2Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, Peter Abraam (Zouzounis 80), Cesare Fattore, Paul Harris, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous (Richie Armstrong 33), Ike Alagiozidis, Eddie Zolotarev, Nick Deligiannis, Angie Goutzioulis, Bruno Cozzella. Coach: Jim Condilis.
Goals: Deligiannis 13, 43
Saturday, September 17, 1988. Churchill Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Mike Gaut.
St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Mick Colina, Zeljko Gagula, Mario Macasevic, Alan Susnjara, Bill Popovski (Ante Maretic 73), Ivan Duzel, Branko Culina, Ivan Kelic, Sveto Rastocic. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Cautions: Duzel.
0-0Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Robert Krajacic, Tony Curulli, Pino Curcio, Fab Angele, Goran Trogrlic, Andy Bozikas (Laurie Boarotto 75), Dominic Ruccia, Zdravko Lujic, Claude Avian. Coach: Zdravko Lujic.
Caution: Trogrlic.
Sunday, September 18, 1988. Wembley Park, Box Hill. Referee: Mike Gaut.
Box Hill
John McKinlay, Paul Martinucci, Alan Roodhouse, Craig Davidson, Stuart McArthur, Jim McBride, Barry Burton, Mick Hanley, George Campbell (Gerry McAleer 62), Julian Thomas (John Dimitrelos 65), Steve Brimmer. Coach: John Brown.
Caution: Burton.
0-2Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, Arthur Patiniotis, John Dowie, Nick Ousalkas, Peter Bordignon, Mike Valentine, Claude Lucchesi (Andy O'Dell 73), Lou Theodosopoulos, Kon Pappas, Phil Stubbins, Not known. Coach: Jim Tansey.
Cautions: Nil.
Goals: Theodosopoulos 8, Pappas 30
Sunday, September 18, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: Ziggy Mnich.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Ricky Lipiarski, Stefan Mila, Kevin Innes, Mirek Smolarek (Paul Temos 70), George Watson (Rick Farrugia 80), Peter Czapnik, Brendan Lakic, Bogdan Bonk, Greg Warszawski, Steve Chetcuti. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Caution: Innes.
0-1Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Danny Williams, Alex Kountouris, Adrian Pender, Michael Kagioglou, Con Stefanidis, Stratos Apostolakis, John Metaxas, Manny Kopsaftis, Tommy Daley, Darren Tuck. Coach: Kaz Kulak.
Cautions: Daley, Apostolakis.
Goal: Kountouris 80
Sunday, September 18, 1988. John Cain Reserve, Thornbury. Referee: Bernie Upjohn.
Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Chris Bekiaris, Robert Palmaricciotti, George Kouremenos, Joe Leonardos, Martin Woodall, Peter Constantinou, Chris Manou (Alex Gymnopoulos 75), Jim Constantinou, Pedro Ramos, Carl Gilder. Coach: Carl Gilder.
0-0Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Robert Napoli, Gary Cutler, Stuart Cannell, John Grimaud, Colin Quigley, Mark Wilson, Steve Farquharson, Ken Smart (Billy Romanovski 70'), Steve Douglas, Dragan Milenkovic. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Sunday, September 18, 1988. Jubilee Park, Ringwood. Referee: Michael Kondogiannis.
Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, Colin Wemyss, Doug Nolan, John Cumming, Ron Verniers, Paul May, Declan Kennedy, Michael Maguire (Craig Whitehouse 86), Peter Cocker, John Nyholt, Piero Lepre. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Caution: Wemyss.
Goals: May 4, 68, Nyholt 82
3-1Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Roy Walsh, Dean Hennessey, Robbie Ferla, Reno Minichiello, Scott Fraser, Tony Schipano, Paul Schiavello, Frank Sabatino (George Traikovski 78), David Hanna (Vasco Jankulovski 86), Ged Stenson. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Cautions: Ferla.
Goal: Schiavello 21
Sunday, September 18, 1988. Ross Reserve, Noble Park. Referee: Evan Venios.
Springvale City
Tony Hermus, Paul Rolleman, Kevin Reilly, Keith Adams, Paul Whyte, Hugh Findlay, Eddie Bell, Mate Bozic, Steve Keenan, Rob Morrey, Dean Bryden (Sammy Richardson 70). Coach: Gus Macleod.
Cautions: Keenan, Findlay.
Goal: Reilly 51
1-0Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Harry Bingham, Emil Bruns, Gerry Bennett, Gerry Clarke, Stan Webster, John O'Callaghan, Ken Drakeford, Ian Stirton, John Sokoluk, Ken Ashwood (Effie Cassar 46). Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Cautions: O'Callaghan, Drakeford.
Sunday, September 18, 1988. Partridge Reserve, Lalor. Referee: Jim Fearn.
Thomastown
Lou Kastner, John Mihailidis, Robert Pianalto, Andy Higgins, George McMillan, Victor Cristaldo, Kevin Carfora, Norm Dougherty, Nino Di Martino (Bobby McGuinness -), Russell Athersych, Paul Lewis. Coach: Bill Murray.
Caution: Pianalto. Sent off: Higgins.
Goal: Athersych 52pk
1-2Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Dave McIntosh, Ian Dobson, Greg Brack (Goran Runje 60), Nick Van Egmond, Robert Runje, Jim Campbell, Gordon Flavell, Chris Middlemast, Graham French. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Caution: French.
Goals: Van Egmond 15, Dobson 75
Round Thirty
Saturday, September 24, 1988. Veneto Social Club, Bulleen. Referee: Jim Hogg.
Bulleen
Alan Contini, Tony Marsan, Robert Krajacic, Tony Curulli, Laurie Boarotto, Fab Angele, Goran Trogrlic, Andy Bozikas (Brian Keenan 88), Dominic Ruccia, Zdravko Lujic, Claude Avian. Coach: Zdravko Lujic.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Avian 49
1-1Springvale City
Tony Hermus, Paul Rolleman, Michael Bissinger, Keith Adams, Paul Whyte (Mate Bozic 61), Kevin Reilly, Hugh Findlay, Mike Livingstone, Eddie Bell, Steve Keenan, Rob Morrey. Coach: Gus Macleod.
Cautions: Rolleman, Bissinger, Bell.
Goal: Morrey 75
Saturday, September 24, 1988. Princess Park, Caulfield South. Referee: Dennis Voutsinas.
Caulfield City
Robert Madjer, Peter Abraam, Cesare Fattore, Paul Harris, Angie Filipou, Andy Theoharous (Richie Armstrong 46), Eddie Zolotarev, Ike Alagiozidis, Nick Deligiannis, Bruno Cozzella, Angie Goutzioulis. Coach: Jim Condilis.
0-0St Albans
Mate Grgic, Robert Dragovic, Mick Colina, Zeljko Gagula, Mario Macasevic, Alan Susnjara, Ante Maretic (Bill Popovski 72), Ivan Duzel, Branko Culina, Ivan Kelic (Joe Cuze 75), Sveto Rastocic. Coach: Tony Vrzina.
Saturday, September 24, 1988. North Criningan Reserve, Morwell. Referee: Mike Gaut.
Morwell Falcons
Dave Reynolds, Gelagotis, Emil Bruns, Gerry Clarke, P Gotis, John O'Callaghan, Ken Drakeford, Jeff Doyle, Effie Cassar, Ian Stirton, John Sokoluk. Coach: Bobby McLachlan.
Goal: Sokoluk 28
1-0Thomastown
Zoran Janakievski, John Mihailidis, Robert Pianalto, Nino Di Martino (Mark Ristevski 60), George McMillan, Victor Cristaldo, Kevin Carfora, Norm Dougherty, Russell Athersych, Bobby McGuinness, Paul Lewis (Marano 75). Coach: Bill Murray.
Sunday, September 25, 1988. Croydon Park, Croydon. Referee: Rudi Simonis.
Croydon City
Mirko Runje, Mark Brown, Dave McIntosh, Ian Dobson, John Gabrielson, Robert Runje, Nick Van Egmond, Gordon Flavell, Jim Campbell, Andy Humble (Chris Middlemast 57', Craig Cubitt 85), Graham French. Coach: Miron Bleiberg.
Cautions: M Runje, Flavell.
Goals: Dobson 6, Humble 12
2-1Western Suburbs
Jimmy Hatzilazarou, Danny Williams, Alex Kountouris, Adrian Pender, Andy Esposito, Michael Kagioglou, Stratos Apostolakis, John Metaxas, Manny Kopsaftis, Darren Tuck, Tommy Daley. Coach: Kaz Kulak.
Cautions: Nil.
Goal: Esposito 63
Sunday, September 25, 1988. CB Smith Reserve, Fawkner. Referee: John Santa Isabel.
Fawkner
Richard Wilson, Roy Walsh, Dean Hennessey, Robbie Ferla, Reno Minichiello, Scott Fraser, Tony Schipano, Paul Schiavello, Frank Sabatino (Vasco Jankulovski 65), David Hanna, Ged Stenson. Coach: Frank McAleer.
Goals: Hanna 25, 74, Fraser 52, Mimichiello 80
4-0Oakleigh
Maniatis, Parthenios (Tolios 46), Socrates Nicolaides, Dirk Grutzmacher, Karavelos, Nick Haidaris, Lazos (Jim Henderson 72), Kontos, Tangalakis, Fotis Stamatis, Zagoudis. Coach: Takis Svigos.
Sunday, September 25, 1988. Green Gully Reserve, St Albans. Referee: Ziggy Mnich.
Green Gully
Charlie Sant, Steve Farquharson, Stuart Cannell, Gary Cutler, John Grimaud, Ken Smart, Colin Quigley, Mark Wilson, Dragan Milenkovic (Billy Romanovski 75), Joe O'Donnell, Steve Douglas. Coach: Willie Vassallo.
Cautions: Cannell, Quigley.
Goal: Smart 10
1-1Ringwood City
Rick Janssen, Craig Whitehouse, Doug Nolan, John Cumming, Ron Verniers, Paul May, John Corvan, Andrew Hart, Piero Lepre, Peter Cocker, John Nyholt. Coach: Hans Petersen.
Cautions: Nyholt, Cocker.
Goal: Cocker 25
Sunday, September 25, 1988. Olympic Village, Heidelberg. Referee: John Fraser.
Heidelberg United
Yaka Banovic, Arthur Patiniotis, John Dowie, Nick Ousalkas, John Kanesoulis, Peter Bordignon, Mike Valentine, Claude Lucchesi, Lou Theodosopoulos (Dennis Morovic 70), Phil Stubbins, Kon Pappas. Coach: Jim Tansey.
Goals: Valentine 44, Lucchesi 88
2-1Northcote City
Mark Turudia, Chris Bekiaris, Joe Leonardos, George Kouremenos, Nick Constantinou, Martin Woodall, Pedro Ramos, Chris Manou, Peter Constantinou, Carl Gilder, Jim Constantinou. Coach: Carl Gilder.
Goal: Gilder 59
Sunday, September 25, 1988. Raleigh Reserve, Maribyrnong. Referee: Barry Grant.
Maribyrnong Polonia
Barney Kostrazewa, Rick Farrugia (Steve Cortis 66), Kevin Innes, Stefan Mila, Steve Chetcuti, George Watson, Peter Czapnik, Roksandic, Bogdan Bonk, Brendan Lakic, Janusz Przybyla. Coach: Jim McIntyre.
Goals: Przybyla 43, Czapnik 68
2-1Box Hill
John McKinlay, John Dimitrelos (Gerry McAleer 46), Alan Roodhouse, Craig Davidson, Stuart McArthur, George Campbell, Jim McBride, Barry Burton, Steve Brimmer, Julian Thomas (Paul Martinucci 69), Mick Hanley. Coach: John Brown.
Goal: Own goal