Tim Palmer Columnist

Tim Palmer

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Member Since:
 
October 2012
Based In:
 
Australia
Favourite Sports:
Cricket, Football, Rugby,

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The key tactical battleground in Australia’s crucial match against Denmark

The key tactical battleground in Australia's crucial match against Denmark

4 days ago

Australia defended very well for long periods against France, frustrating the European giants with a well-organised defensive block.

Do the Socceroos’ best players fit Bert’s system?

Do the Socceroos' best players fit Bert's system?

13 Jun 2018

The midfield zone was the area of greatest strength during the Ange Postecoglou era, but also the most problematic.

The 50 best players at the 2018 World Cup: 30-21

The 50 best players at the 2018 World Cup: 30-21

12 Jun 2018

The Roar is counting down the top 50 players at the World Cup, and here we reach the middle stages of the list with some star names and surprise inclusions.

Jamie Maclaren, the tactically astute yet surprising final selection for the Socceroos

Jamie Maclaren, the tactically astute yet surprising final selection for the Socceroos

7 Jun 2018

The biggest surprise in Bert van Marwijk’s final Socceroos squad was the inclusion of Jamie Maclaren.

An unheralded midfielder holds the key to Newcastle’s grand final hopes

An unheralded midfielder holds the key to Newcastle's grand final hopes

4 May 2018

This season, there have been only two constants in the Newcastle Jets starting XI. One is captain and A-League legend Nikolai Topor-Stanley, the other an unheralded 23-year-old who has been a key cog in this remarkable fairytale – midfielder Steven Ugarkovic.

Newcastle Jets vs Melbourne Victory: Who’s going to win the A-League grand final and why

Newcastle Jets vs Melbourne Victory: Who’s going to win the A-League grand final and why

2 May 2018

A titanic A-League grand final is here: Newcastle Jets versus Melbourne Victory, in a sold-out Hunter Stadium, with too many storylines to mention. But who will win? Roar writers Tim Palmer and Stuart Thomas disagree in their predictions… here’s why.