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February 2012
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Brisbane Roar
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Finally, Luton Town is back!

11 hours ago

At the age of 17 in 1983 I first played club football for a local under-18 team. As part of a fund raiser for the club, every player chipped in a couple of dollars towards a raffle of sorts that I never fully understood. The raffle involved randomly drawing the name of a team from […]

Don’t give the A-League grand final to Sydney

Don't give the A-League grand final to Sydney

1 Nov 2013

Various news articles in the past few days have spoken about moving the Western Sydney Wanderers versus Sydney FC derby game to ANZ stadium. Not living in Sydney, and not being a fan of either club, it is a debate I have no particular thoughts on, one way or the other. Buried away in those […]

What are the FFA’s goals?

What are the FFA's goals?

18 Oct 2013

What lessons can we take from the Holger Osieck era when appointing our next coach? Part of the last selection criteria was to have a demonstrated ability to develop young footballers in to international players, and to develop our own leaders of the future. Osieck had an impressive resume that clearly met these conditions, among […]

Are football's grassroots growing?

27 Sep 2013

Recently, University of Southern Queensland Football Club (USQFC) defeated Willowburn Football Club 5-4 in a penalty shootout to win the Football Toowoomba Men’s Premier Division grand final. It’s been a long time between drinks for the top Uni side, having last won the title in 1986. I was part of the USQ club all that […]

Football by any other name

Football by any other name

9 Aug 2013

What is Football? Every fan from every code has an opinion, but in actual fact, every code is “football”. AFL is the professional competition for Australian Rules Football. NRL is the competition for Rugby League Football. Rugby Union Football has its Super Rugby. Association Football has the A-League. Each is played on a field with […]

Will Liverpool, Man U be playing home or away?

Will Liverpool, Man U be playing home or away?

19 Jul 2013

With the two giants of English football about to grace our playing fields, which teams will be the best supported at the grounds come game day? Will the blue of Melbourne Victory dominate the red of Liverpool at the MCG, and will the red of Man U be uppermost against the… um, whatever of the […]

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