Christchurch United FC Secures Back-to-Back Southern League Titles in 2023

Christchurch United Football Club has clinched the Southern League title for a second consecutive year.
The 2023 season was nothing short of extraordinary for Christchurch United FC. Over the course of 18 matches, they won 16, drew 1, and lost just 1, securing an impressive 49 points. Their relentless attacking netting an incredible 72 goals with only 12 against.

One standout moment of the season was Sam Philip's remarkable achievement. The prolific striker not only played a pivotal role in the team's success but also clinched the coveted Golden Boot award by scoring an impressive 29 goals. Philip's outstanding performance put him at the top of the league's goal-scoring chart, edging out Garbhan Coughlan by a single goal.

Other goalscorers being:

Eoghan Stokes 15 goals
Daniel MacLennan 8 goals
Jago Godden 4 goals
Aaron O'Driscoll 3 goals
Matt Todd-Smith 3 goals
Haris Zeb 2 goals
Benjamin Lapslie 1 goal
Cameron Lindsay 1 goal
Daniel Meyn 1 goal
Eddie Wilkinson 1 goal
Jackson Cole 1 goal

The team's impressive performance allowed them to establish a comfortable lead over their closest rivals. Christchurch United FC finished the season with 49 points, 7 points ahead of the second-placed team, Cashmere Technical.

Christchurch United FC's back-to-back Southern League titles in 2022 and 2023 starts a journey which has also taken the squad into the Chatham Cup final Vs. Melville next week and then the English Cup final Vs. Cashmere Technical on 16th September 2023.