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Brisbane Strikers Squad Profiles: 17 Ryan Cokell

Sep 04, 2012 No Comments

A product of the Brisbane Strikers youth team who was brought into the senior squad this year on the back of a strong 2011 season and several impressive appearances for the senior team in the pre-season, Ryan Cokell is a highly promising winger or striker with good close control and an alarming turn of pace. […]

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On The Rebound: Strikers Put Four Past Cougars

Sep 02, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers produced the right kind of tonic for the ills they displayed in losing to the Far North Queensland Bulls last week when they bounced back with a much-improved effort to comfortably beat the Capricorn Cougars 4-0 at Perry Park last night. Another hat-trick to centre-forward Matt Thurtell (pictured) – his sixth of […]

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Hard Work The Key Requirement Against Cougars: Large

Aug 30, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers will return to Perry Park on Saturday night needing to take the long road to the QSL title after missing out on the opportunity to take the short road when they lost last weekend to the Far North Queensland Bulls in Mareeba. With their lead over their nearest challengers – the Bulls […]

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Searle Fractures Leg Again

Aug 28, 2012 No Comments

The 2012 QSL season could be over for one of the Brisbane Strikers’ most versatile and reliable players, Josh Searle. Searle, who was substituted in the first half of last Saturday’s 3-0 loss to the Far North Queensland Bulls in Mareeba, learned today after visiting a surgeon for X-rays that he had suffered a fracture […]

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Bulls Trample Strikers In Mareeba

Aug 26, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers received an abrupt QSL reality check last night, dumped flat on their backsides by a FNQ Bulls team who produced a committed display of football to end the Strikers’ sixteen-game unbeaten run with a convincing 3-0 scoreline at Borzi Park in Mareeba. Any thoughts the Strikers might have been entertaining that they […]

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Strikers ‘Ready To Go’ For Bulls Test, Says Costello

Aug 23, 2012 No Comments

Brisbane Strikers skipper John Costello expects his team to face one of its toughest assignments of the season so far when they travel to Mareeba to play the in-form Far North Queensland Bulls on Saturday. Costello, who was rested for last weekend’s 2-2 draw with QAS Football, said the Strikers were in no doubt that […]

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Post-Match Interviews: Strikers v QAS

Aug 23, 2012 No Comments

Check out these Youtube links to hear what the opposing coaches and players had to say after last Saturday’s 2-2 draw between the Strikers and QAS Football:

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Brisbane Strikers Squad Profiles: 15 Nathan Ryland

Aug 20, 2012 No Comments

Given that Nathan Ryland was voted Player of the Year for the Brisbane Strikers youth team in 2011 it came as little surprise when he was signed by head coach David Large for the senior squad this year. A midfielder with good technique and neat distribution, Ryland gets his job done with a minimum of […]

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Strikers Do It The Hard Way Again To Draw With QAS

Aug 19, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers still have some solid work ahead of them before they can claim the title of QSL champions for 2012 after they were held to a 2-2 draw by QAS Football in an entertaining game of football at Perry Park last night. The Strikers went into the game knowing that several mathematical permutations […]

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Burke Back For QAS Clash

Aug 16, 2012 No Comments

As the Brisbane Strikers prepare for a potentially title-clinching game against QAS Football at Perry Park this Saturday they have been bolstered by the news that slippery winger Sean Burke is set for a recall to the team. Strikers coach David Large said today that Burke (pictured), who was forced to miss last Sunday’s 4-2 […]

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