Lynn-Avon United

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Lynn-Avon United
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Full name Lynn-Avon United Association Football Club
Founded 1996 (re-amalgamation of teams which split in 1947)
Ground Ken Maunder Park, New Lynn, Auckland
Manager Eddie Fitton
League Lotto Sport Italia NRFL Division 1
2011 Lotto Sport Italia NRFL Division 1, 10th
red jersey, blue shorts and socks
Home colours
blue jersey and shorts, red socks
Away colours

Lynn-Avon United is an semi-professional association Football club based in New Lynn, Auckland, New Zealand. Their first team plays in the Lotto Sport Italia NRFL Division 1.

History[edit]

The club was formed in 1996 trough an amalgamation of Lynndale (originally Lyndale) AFC and Avondale United. These two teams had a common origin, Lynndale having split from Avondale FC in 1947. Avondale later changed their name to Red Shield and then Avondale United.

Present day[edit]

Former player for Wycombe Wanderers and the New Zealand Knights player Sean Devine, who lead Exeter City to a 0-0 with Manchester United at Old Trafford in a 2005 English FA Cup tie,[1] captains the Lotto Sport Italia NRFL Division 1B side.

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