Tauranga City United AFC

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Tauranga City United
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Full name Tauranga City United Association Football Club
Founded 2000; Tauranga City AFC founded 1967
Ground Links Avenue, Mount Maunganui
Chairman Tony Pill
Coach Duncan Lowry
League Lotto Sport Italia NRFL Division 2
2013 Lotto Sport Italia NRFL Division 2, 4th

Tauranga City United AFC is a semi-professional football (soccer) club in Tauranga, New Zealand. They compete in the Lotto Sport Italia NRFL Division 2.

It was formed in 2000 from a merger of Tauranga City F.C. and Mount Maunganui F.C.

Club history[edit]

TCU's best Chatham Cup season was in 2002, when they reached the final, only to be defeated by Napier City Rovers 2-0. Mount Maunganui FC had previously reached the final in 1986, losing a two-legged tie to North Shore United 4-2 on aggregate.

Mount Maunganui played in the New Zealand National Soccer League from 1986 to 1992; Tauranga City United played in the league from 2000 to 2003.

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