Several upset results in the Northern Football Netball League’s opening round have added extra spice heading into Round 2. All sides are desperate to take winning form into the Easter break.
West Preston-Lakeside claimed the 2018 Northern Football Netball League Division 1 premiership with a nine-point victory over Macleod in an enthralling grand final.
They were the top two sides at the conclusion of the home and away season and now Macleod and West Preston-Lakeside sit just one win away from premiership glory.
A ten-goal masterclass by Ahmed Saad handed West Preston-Lakeside its first finals win since 2011 and propelled the Roosters into the Northern Football Netball League Division 1 preliminary final.
Bundoora kept its Northern Football Netball League Division 1 premiership defence alive with a convincing elimination final win over Greensborough.
North Heidelberg coach Jimmy House believes the momentum and excitement his side has generated will be a positive during the Northern Football Netball League Division 1 finals series.
Bundoora looks destined for another Northern Football Netball League division one finals appearance after a scintillating final term from Gary Moorcroft inspired the Bulls to a come from behind victory over Greensborough.
North Heidelberg secured its spot in the Northern Football League Division 1 finals with a thrilling seven-point victory over Greensborough in Round 16.
Bundoora and Heidelberg share one of local football’s strongest rivalries and are fighting for the last remaining place in the finals.
Greensborough has given its Northern Football Netball League Division 1 top-three hopes a major boost with a thrilling three-point victory over Heidelberg in Round 15.