NPL R5 Preview – Dandenong v Knights

round 5

The Croatian Derby returns in 2019 as we hit the road and make the trip out east to face off against sister club club and newly promoted Dandenong City SC. The first of five themed rounds in season 2019, round 5 marks ‘Multicultural Round’ in the NPL. It is a …

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Bentleigh green with envy as Knights triumph


The Melbourne Knights have returned to the winner’s circle after a convincing 2-0 defeat of the Bentleigh Greens at Knights Stadium on Friday evening. After suffering their first defeat of the season last week, Micky Colina made 2 changes to his starting line-up. Luke Jurcic returned to the defence in …

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NPL R4 Preview – Knights v Bentleigh


Friday night football returns to Somers Street as the Bentleigh Greens make the trip along the M1 to Knights Stadium to face off against the Melbourne Knights in round four NPL Victoria action. After last week’s fizzer against Heidelberg United where the Knights suffered their first loss of the season, …

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Knights fall short of securing three in a row

Knights r3

The Melbourne Knights have suffered their first defeat of the 2019 NPL season going down 2-0 to Heidelberg United in sweltering conditions at the Olympic Village on Saturday evening. The Knights made two changes to the team that started in last week’s come from behind win against Altona Magic. Not …

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NPL R3 Preview – Heidelberg v Knights


After a thriller of a match last week against newly-promoted Altona Magic, the Melbourne Knights are back on the road in round three as they face off against 2018 NPL champions, Heidelberg United FC. Fans should take note that the kick off times have been amended owing to the oppressive …

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Knights dig deep to go two from two


The Melbourne Knights have continued their great start to the 2019 season with a last gasp 4-3 win over Altona Magic in an enthralling game that will go down as one of the games of the season. The Knights made no changes to the starting 11 that comprehensively defeated Oakleigh …

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NPL R2 Preview – Knights v Magic


After an impressive first round win against the Cannons, the Knights return home to face off against newly promoted Altona Magic SC in round two action at Somers Street. Round one saw the Knights able to dominate the Cannons in the second half, with Kiwi newcomer Hamish Watson slotting two …

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Knights draw blood as Cannons fail to fire


The Melbourne Knights have kicked off the season in the best possible way – taking all the points away to a fancied Oakleigh side. The match started with both teams showing attacking intent – however it was Oakleigh who pressed the Knights in the first 15 minutes – the best …

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NPL R1 Preview – Cannons v Knights

R1 Cannons

After a long post-season break, coaching change and squad reshuffle, the Melbourne Knights kick off their 2019 National Premier Leagues Victoria campaign against an Oakleigh Cannons team coached by Chris Taylor. With the sudden departure of Aljosa Asanovic to Saudi Arabia, new head coach Micky Colina has taken the reigns …

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