Olympic take pole position on Geraldton soccer table and could be headed for gold

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Roy Kibet and Pasquale Guida.
Camera IconRoy Kibet and Pasquale Guida. Credit: Russell Schneider

Olympic FC are back on top of the table in Geraldton men’s soccer in a tight race to the finish.

Olympic beat Ugle Fabrications La Fiamma last Thursday 7-0, as youngsters such as Roy Kibet made a mark on the game for the Blues.

Abrolhos drew 1-1 with Chapman Athletic on Saturday.

Chapman’s David Condori and Abrolhos’s Rohan Mulcahy stood out during the game.

David Condori and Rohan Mulcahy.
Camera IconDavid Condori and Rohan Mulcahy. Credit: Russell Schneider

The results meant Olympic headed back to the top of the ladder on 18 points, with Rovers second and Chapman in third.

Olympic also did their goal difference no harm with the win — they have outscored opposing teams by 26 goals so far in the league.

Rovers had a bye last round and were due to face UF La Fiamma Wednesday night at the Salvatore Sciuto ground.

Olympic and Chapman play each other next Saturday, with Abrolhos out for a bye.

In the reserves, Olympic tightened their hold on the division by beating Chapman Yellow 12-2 to stay 11 points clear at the top of the table.

Rovers beat Chapman Black 4-1 in the other game to stay second.

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