6 Feb 2012

Manawatu pick up point in football Premiership

11:34 am on 6 February 2012

Manawatu have picked up just their second point of the New Zealand football Premiership season following a 2-2 draw with Otago in Dunedin.

Wellington scored in time added on to beat Waikato 3-2 in Hamilton.

Auckland top the standings with 23 points, Canterbury have 21, Wellington 19, Waitakere 18, Hawke's Bay and Otago 10, Waikato seven and Manawatu two.

Auckland can extend their lead when they take on Hawke's Bay in a catch-up game Monday.