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Strikers To Retain Faith In Youth For Olympic Challenge

Aug 10, 2018 No Comments

Brisbane Strikers coach Owen Baker says he will not hesitate to continue putting his faith in his younger players in Saturday’s crucial home game against Olympic FC, despite the raised stakes in the game for his team. Strikers last week saw their previously fading NPL Queensland finals hopes for this season resuscitated when they thrashed […]

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Rampant Strikers Ride Roughshod Over Fire

Aug 05, 2018 No Comments

Explosive finishing made a welcome return to Perry Park last night as the Brisbane Strikers brutally put old foes Sunshine Coast FC Fire to the relegation sword with an 8-1 thrashing to add an exclamation mark to Strikers fullback Sam Knight’s one-hundredth appearance for the club. While thrashings have not been a rarity in Fire’s […]

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Strikers’ “Mr Consistency” to Notch Milestone Against Fire

Aug 03, 2018 No Comments

For Brisbane Strikers fullback Sam Knight, this Saturday’s fixture against Sunshine Coast FC Fire will mark a personal milestone – his one-hundredth game for Strikers. That Knight, who turns 30 later this month, has taken just four seasons to reach that milestone is testimony to his consistent form and physical resilience. And in a strange […]

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From Madrid to Brisbane: Ferrer To Become Strikers’ TD

Jul 31, 2018 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers have launched a bold step into the club’s future with the appointment of highly-credentialed Spaniard Nacho Ferrer as the club’s new Technical Director. Ferrer, 39, replaces outgoing Technical Director David Large, who has filled the role since the commencement of National Premier Leagues football in 2013 after being brought to the club […]

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City Peg Back Strikers In Derby

Jul 28, 2018 No Comments

Brisbane Strikers coach Owen Baker was left lamenting his team’s lack of ruthlessness around the opposition penalty area after they were held to a 1-1 draw by Brisbane City at Corporate Travel Management Stadium tonight. A Strikers team lacking the services of forward Greg Cheshire and centre half Ryan McGowan, both unavailable for family reasons, […]

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Spirit On Repeat Order For Strikers In Derby

Jul 27, 2018 No Comments

Brisbane Strikers coach Owen Baker says his team’s “spirited” performance in beating Cairns FC in Cairns last weekend is cause for optimism as they prepare for Saturday’s derby clash with Brisbane City at Spencer Park. Strikers will be aiming for their third win in succession when they visit City, who look likely to present another […]

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Queensland State Metro And Country Selections – Under-13 and Under-14 Boys

Jul 24, 2018 No Comments

Yesterday we announced the names of the Brisbane Strikers juniors who had earned selection in the Queensland State Metro Under-13 and Under-14 Boys teams to contest the FFA National Youth Championships in September. Football Queensland has also announced the full list of both Metro and Country selections to contest the Championships here.

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Nine Junior Strikers Earn State Metro Recognition

Jul 23, 2018 No Comments

Brisbane Strikers are delighted to announce that no fewer than seven of our Under-13 and Under-14 boys have earned selection in the Queensland Boys Metro State Teams to contest the 2018 National Youth Championships in Coffs Harbour from 24 to 28 September. Isaac Bowey, Van Francis and Kian Thompson have been selected in the Under-13s […]

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Steel, McLean Seal The Points For Strikers In Cairns

Jul 22, 2018 No Comments

A goal in each half from Braedon Steel (pictured) and Jake McLean earned Brisbane Strikers a hard-fought 2-0 win over Cairns FC at Barlow Park in Cairns last night. Steel put Strikers ahead seventeen minutes into the contest with his first goal for Strikers’ senior team when he pounced on the scraps from a goalmouth […]

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Mecca Bah Winner Predicts Tough Test As Strikers Look To Turn Tables On Cairns

Jul 20, 2018 No Comments

Our Mecca Bah Man of the Match for Round 21, Greg Cheshire, says the bitter memories of losing 5-3 at home to Cairns FC three weeks ago will fuel the Brisbane Strikers’ desire to turn the tables in Saturday’s NPL Queensland Round 6 catch-up fixture against the same club at Barlow Park. Cheshire said that […]

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