Archive for Club News

Santa And Text Messaging A Dangerous Mix

Dec 20, 2012 No Comments

Things do tend to become a little bit loopy around this time of year, but is this really Santa Claus posing with the Brisbane Strikers one night at training this week? Actually, no. Children everywhere can be assured that the rotund and jolly fellow who is scheduled yet again to deliver their Christmas presents in […]

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Brisbane Strikers APL Coach Profile: Owen Baker

Dec 14, 2012 No Comments

Young Coach, Big Responsibility Recently-installed Brisbane Strikers Under-15s APL coach Owen Baker has his sights firmly focused on helping his charges make the transition from boys into men – in terms of both their football and their personal development. Baker, who has joined the Strikers after six years of coaching juniors on the Gold Coast, […]

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Miners’ Gaffer Joins Strikers

Dec 05, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers’ Australian Premier League coaching stocks have been boosted further this week, with former Whitsunday Miners coach Graham Harvey joining the club to help train and guide the senior team. Harvey, who had coached the Whitsunday Miners for the last two years and took the now-defunct club to the grand final of the […]

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Brisbane Strikers APL Coaching Profile: Gregg Plumb

Nov 29, 2012 No Comments

Go Ahead – Make Mistakes! Parents who recoil in horror at the thought their footballing progeny making mistakes in games or on the training field would best be advised to loosen up when they go along to watch the Brisbane Strikers’ APL Under-13s next year. That’s because their coach, Gregg Plumb, says he genuinely encourages […]

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What Off-Season?

Nov 22, 2012 No Comments

If there was supposed to be a summer off-season around here, the Brisbane Strikers have been unable to locate it! While we farewelled the 2012 QSL season with our presentation less than two weeks ago, the work required to usher in our first season in the Australian Premier League next year has meant, in effect, […]

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Strikers APL Coach Profile: Stuart Hallam

Nov 21, 2012 No Comments

From Coffee To APL A chance encounter a decade ago in a Brisbane coffee shop is what started Gold Coast-based coach Stuart Hallam on the trail that eventually led to him joining the Brisbane Strikers last month as their Under-12s Australian Premier League coach. When asked today what made him join the Strikers’ coaching staff, […]

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Vale John Evans

Nov 20, 2012 No Comments

It was with great sadness that the Brisbane Strikers learned of the recent passing of one of our long-standing supporters, John Evans. Mr Evans, an avid football follower and, more particularly, a supporter of the Brisbane Strikers for many years in the various leagues we have competed in, will be sorely missed at Perry Park. […]

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Sipi, King Take Centre Stage At Strikers’ Awards Night

Nov 11, 2012 No Comments

Two players who were brought into the Brisbane Strikers QSL squad by David Large this year and played key roles in the club’s successful tilt at the championship took out the three major awards at the Strikers’ presentation night held at Perry Park last night. Former North Queensland Fury and North Queensland Razorbacks player Lorenzo […]

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SOUTHS UNITED FOOTBALL CLUB INC – Women’s Football in 2013

Nov 04, 2012 No Comments

Souths United has a long history in women’s and junior girls’ football and is serious about developing women’s and junior girls’ football by promoting a positive and innovative environment that cultivates opportunities for the development and growth of women’s/girls’ skills and associated competitions. Over the past few years, the growth area for the club has […]

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Strikers Excited About APL Girls Deal With Souths United

Oct 30, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers have joined forces with Runcorn-based Souths United Football Club in the interests of identifying and developing talented young female footballers. Souths, who have for many years been one of the stronger football clubs in Brisbane’s southern suburbs, will run the Brisbane Strikers’ Australian Premier League girls’ football teams in Under-13s, Under-14s, Under-15s […]

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