Olympic need goal-fest to keep dream alive

Tigers FC could effectively seal the PlayStation® 4 National Premier Leagues Canberra League title with a home success against Tuggeranong United as they complete their regular season fixtures at Nijong Oval on Sunday afternoon.

Gaby Wilk’s team are in prime position ahead of the Tigers’ final match of the season after a convincing 4-1 win at McKellar Park over Belconnen United on Matchday 17 gave them one hand on the trophy. Thanks to a superb goal difference, the Tigers could claim the title by recording maximum points against Tuggeranong, leaving chasers Canberra Olympic with a huge mountain to climb.

Olympic continue their pursuit of the leaders when Monaro Panthers make the trip to O’Connor Enclosed. Having cut into Tigers FC goal difference with an 8-1 win over Woden-Weston FC, Olympic will be out for more goals to try and force the issue into the final day showdown. They will have to do so without leading scorer, Philippe Bernabo-Madrid however, as the fifteen goal striker is suspended.

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