Waitakere United stay well clear at the top of the New Zealand football Premiership after scoring a 2-0 victory over Canterbury.
Waitakere have the perfect record from seven matches with 21 points, eight clear of Wellington, who beat Otago 5-0.
Auckland are another point back after beating Hawke's Bay 5-0.
Manawatu scored their first win of the season, a 5-2 victory over Waikato.
The Premiership resumes on January 8th although Hawke's Bay United take on Wellington Phoenix 'A' at Park Island on Wednesday in the ASB Challenge series.