Versatile Wanganui City FC were able to lift a big weight from their shoulders after another high scoring second-half with New Plymouth Rangers saw them pull away for a 4-2 win at Pukekura Park on Sunday.

City (5-3-3) had been annoyed at themselves when they had to fight to save their previous Lotto Federation League game with the Taranaki team, 6-all at Wembley Park on June 15, having expected to bank the full three points against the lower table side (2-1-8).

Their injured co-coach Anthony Bell was pleased to see that Rangers had taken note of GJ Gardner Homes Wanganui