North Geelong Warriors
North Geelong Warriors Soccer Club (previously known as North Geelong Croatia) is a Croatian backed football (soccer) club from the regional Victorian city of Geelong. The club continues to have strong links to and support from the city’s large Croatian community. The club is a regular participant in the Australian-Croatian Soccer Tournament, which it has hosted 4 times. North Geelong also competes in the annual City of Greater Geelong Cup (previously known as the Geelong Advertiser Cup) which the club has dominated throughout the years and has won a total of 19 Cup titles (the most titles won by a club). North Geelong holds the record in the City of Greater Geelong Cup with 7 consecutive wins from 1991 - 1997. North Geelong's biggest victory in a final was in 1996 at Stead Park with a record breaking 8-1 thrashing of rivals Geelong and in 2012 where North Geelong defeated Corio 8-1 at Bell Park Sporting Club. The Geelong Cup is in its 33rd year with North Geelong winning more than half of the Cup's titles.
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