This was one of a number of games this season where Northland have dominated much of the game, only to fall short in the goal department. Tight 2-1 losses against league frontrunners Cambridge United and Manurewa AFC in the last two fixtures have seen Northland drop to second-to-last on the Lotto NRFL second division ladder.

With only one win, two draws and five losses in 2019, Northland will need to find some goals if they are to climb the table.

"We did really well on [Saturday], it's hard to put into words," Liiv said.

"I said to the boys, 'if