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Logan Put QAS To The Sword To Set Up All-Strikers Youth Grand Final

Oct 07, 2012 No Comments

The Queensland State Youth League (Southern Division) grand final next weekend will be an all-Strikers affair after the Logan Strikers followed their cross-river stablemates, Brisbane Strikers, into the final with a comprehensive 3-0 victory over QAS Football at Meakin Park tonight. Half an hour after the Brisbane Strikers had come from behind to beat a […]

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Undermined: Strikers Stopped One Short By Gutsy Miners

Oct 07, 2012 No Comments

For the first and only time in the QSL’s five year history the grand final will not feature the Brisbane Strikers, after the Strikers were beaten 2-0 by a fiercely committed Whitsunday Miners in their semi-final at Perry Park last night. The Miners, who had never before beaten the Strikers at their home ground, made […]

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Strike Force Doubts For Semi-Final

Oct 04, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers could be in for an uphill battle in their QSL semi-final against the Whitsunday Miners this Saturday at Perry Park, with the loss of two of their best strike weapons for the match looking a distinct possibility. The Strikers are already resigned to losing the services of winger Sean Burke, with Burke […]

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Strikers Win APL Licence

Oct 03, 2012 No Comments

The twelve clubs that will contest the Queensland Division of the Australian Premier League (APL) next year were announced by Football Queensland today – and the Brisbane Strikers are delighted to announce that we were one of them. Each of the successful clubs were asked to submit a business plan, a football plan and a […]

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Brisbane Strikers Squad Profiles: 21 Chris Maher

Oct 02, 2012 No Comments

A product of the Brisbane Strikers youth system, Chris Maher took a while to break into the starting eleven of the senior team last year but, once there, he put together a string of very strong performances that saw him cement a position over the latter part of the season. Maher is a versatile player […]

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Streets Hat Trick Trips Up Strikers Youth

Sep 30, 2012 No Comments

Frustration and jubilation were the two primary emotions on show at the end of ninety action-packed minutes of football between the Brisbane Strikers and Bundaberg Spirit State Youth League teams in Bundaberg last night. The jubilation belonged to Bundaberg Spirit as they ended a previously winless season by claiming one of the biggest scalps of […]

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Ten-Man Strikers Squeeze Past Spirit – But At A Cost

Sep 30, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers finished their championship-winning season on appropriate note last night, taking three points from a 2-1 win over Bundaberg Spirit at the Across The Waves Sportsground in Bundaberg. But the points were hard-earned, being under the duress of playing three-quarters of the game with ten men after winger Sean Burke was sent off. […]

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Three Points The Target As Strikers Eye Finals Series

Sep 27, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers play their last fixture of the regular season this Saturday afternoon at the same venue where they played their previous game three weeks ago – Bundaberg’s Across The Waves Sportsground – when they take on Bundaberg Spirit in a rescheduled ‘catch-up’ game that was postponed due to wet weather in April. For […]

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That’s Not a Costello Report: THIS is a Costello Report! (Part 3)

Sep 25, 2012 No Comments

“The technical elements that are in the QSL, where you can go and watch games and see passing patterns consistently played out, and teams hold their structure and play to a shape, and play out of the back consistently and keep the ball on the ground – I think you will get that a lot […]

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Brisbane Strikers Squad Profiles: 19 Jack Boxell

Sep 24, 2012 No Comments

Having played for the QAS in 2010 and the Gold Coast Stars in 2011, Jack Boxell already boasted two seasons of QSL experience prior to joining the Brisbane Strikers this year with a view to pushing on towards an A-League career. A good left-sided athlete with a handy turn of pace and a willing and […]

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