Otago University AFC

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Otago University AFC
Otago University AFC Logo.gif
Full name Otago University Association Football Club
Nickname(s) Varsity, Uni
Founded 1939
Ground Caledonian Ground, Dunedin North
Ground Capacity 7,500
Chairman Henry Flood
Manager Luiz Uhera
League ODT FootballSouth Premier League
2014 ODT FootballSouth Premier League, 3rd

Otago University AFC is a semi-professional association football club in Dunedin, New Zealand. They are competing in the ODT FootballSouth Premier League.

The club is affiliated with the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand. They are based at Logan Park in an area immediately beside the university campus, and play their home fixtures at the nearby Caledonian Ground. The club currently consists of five teams playing in the top five Footballsouth leagues. The men's first team also participates in the Chatham Cup, New Zealand's premier knockout tournament. As a member of Footballsouth, the club is also affiliated with Otago United of the ASB Premiership.

The club's most recent successes came in 2006 with the second team coached by Mark Schollum and James Coombes and the third team coached by Richard Wright winning their respective leagues.

The club strip is baby blue with gold trim.

The 2014 squad:

Jeferson Potrich Goalkeeper
Bryn H. Rowden rightback
Peter Overmire defender
Cory Glover defender
Logan Wrightwebb defender
Matt Webb leftback
Henry Flood midfield
Joe Clark midfield
Matt Edridge striker
Ewan T. Bakker striker
Peter Rae striker
Tom Morley midfield

Club teams[edit]

  • ODT Footballsouth Premier League (1st Team: Luiz Uhera)
  • A J Grant Playgear Division 2 (2nd Team: Ronan Naicker)
  • Amalgamated Builders Division 3 (3rd Team:)
  • John Mathias Mortgages Division 4 (4th Team:)
  • Women's League (Women's Team: Ronan Naicker)

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