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Janek Speight

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About

Janek is a freelance journalist based in Berlin. He previously worked at the Newcastle Herald.

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Member Since:
April 2011
Based In:
Newcastle
Favourite Sports:
Cricket, Football, League,

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Wellington Phoenix face the start of defining era

Wellington Phoenix face the start of defining era

15 Apr 2016

Nine seasons, five finals spots and two wooden spoons – the Wellington Phoenix’s first era in the A-League has been a pass mark. Yet now, leading into a bright new age for the club, it is time for New Zealand’s sole representative in the competition to prove its place.

If FFA finalise sale, Jets can learn how to fly again

If FFA finalise sale, Jets can learn how to fly again

12 Apr 2016

Eight years ago, the Newcastle Jets were celebrating an uncharacteristic Tony Vidmar blunder, which allowed Mark Bridge to slot home the most important goal of his career, in the 2008 A-League grand final.

Never mind the kick-offs, here’s the A-League finals

Never mind the kick-offs, here's the A-League finals

8 Apr 2016

Football fans, yours truly included, can often be guilty of finding fault when it is better to focus on the positives.

Mariners’ on-field circus must match off-field progress

Mariners’ on-field circus must match off-field progress

5 Apr 2016

“The reality is that we’re in the entertainment industry and for me that overrides results at this stage.”

Australian football richer for Foxtel’s diverse round-ball selection

Australian football richer for Foxtel’s diverse round-ball selection

1 Apr 2016

When Optus first announced its capture of English Premier League rights from next season onwards, Australia’s biggest sport broadcaster, Foxtel, was facing an uncertain future when it came to showcasing the round ball.

Melbourne City’s run of form timed perfectly for finals

Melbourne City’s run of form timed perfectly for finals

29 Mar 2016

It has taken them 25 rounds, but Melbourne City have finally finished atop of the A-League table after a full round of fixtures for the first time this season.

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