The Weekly Wrap


The Western United Weekly Wrap is a quick-fire around the grounds summary of results from our NPL3 men’s and NPLW women’s teams.

This report sums up the games from the weekend ending Monday, 20 June 2021.

NPL 3 – Western United Academy Teams

Our NPL teams restarted their campaign against Box Hill United – a rematch of their round 1 fixture.

The seniors were defeated for the first time this season, going down 1-0 at Wembley Park.

The Under 21’s took an early lead against Box Hill but were ultimately defeated 2-1.

NPL 3 vs Box Hill United

Final score: 1-0 loss

NPL 3 Under 21’s vs Box Hill United

Final score: 2-1 loss

WUFC goal scorers: G.Greer 4′

NPLW – Calder United FC

Our Under 19’s headed to Heidelberg to bounce back after a few losses and a Covid lockdown. The game started very evenly with both teams displaying a competitive style of play. Going into half-time at 0-0 it was Calder that came out of the break with the edge when Stella produced the first goal of the game at the 66” minute.

Calder took control from that moment going on to score the second in the 81st minute with a goal from Cappola and going on to secure the game with a 2-0 win.

The Calder senior girls creating all the chances in the first half of their match but could not find the back of the net.

The only goal of the game was scored by Heidelberg in the 71st minute which was enough to see out the 1-0 result.

Both senior teams prepare for a clash at home this Saturday against rivals Bulleen Lions.

NPLW Senior team

Final score: 0-1

Goal scorers: Nil

NPLW Girls Under 19’s team

Calder United U19 team

Final score: 2-0

Goal scorers: Stella 66′, Cappola 81′


NPL Seniors

Western United vs Melbourne Victory

Sunday, 27 June

Kick-off: 3:00pm

Epping Stadium

Under 21’s

Details as above with kick-off at 1:00pm.

Click here for Western United’s 2021 NPL 3 fixture.

NPLW Senior team

Calder United vs FC Bulleen

Sunday, 27 June

Kick-off: 3:00pm

Keilor Park Recreation Reserve

NPLW Girls Under 19’s team

Details as above with kick-off at 12:45pm.

Click here for Calder United’s 2021 NPLW fixture.