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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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Strikers Extinguish The Fire – For A While

Aug 12, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers took one more huge step towards winning their second QSL title today, and did so in the most satisfying way possible, removing the current champions Sunshine Coast Fire from the equation and banishing a Stockland Park hoodoo that stretched all the way back to March 2009 in beating the Fire 4-2. Twice […]

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Strikers Looking To Measure Self-Improvement

Aug 10, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers will go into their third fixture against their keenest QSL rivals, Sunshine Coast Fire, at Stockland Park this Sunday knowing that if they can reverse the 4-0 win they suffered there in Round 3 of this season they will be virtually assured of snatching back the title of league champions that the […]

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Brisbane Strikers Squad Profiles: 14 Lorenzo Sipi

Aug 06, 2012 No Comments

Lorenzo Sipi this year became the third player to make the move from the North Queensland Razorbacks to the Brisbane Strikers – following Sean Burke and Josh Searle in doing so. He is a young player with great potential, having already tasted A-League football in a handful of appearances for the now-defunct North Queensland Fury. […]

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Strikers Overpower Miners To Close In On Title

Aug 05, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers continued their relentless surge towards a second QSL championship, scoring two late goals to finish over the top of a gallant Whitsunday Miners for a 3-1 win in Mackay last night. The Miners, who fielded a team missing four or five regulars from their starting eleven, including top scorer Michael Van Moolenbroek, […]

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A Crucial Month Kicks Off

Aug 03, 2012 No Comments

A year’s worth of planning and nine months of hard work in pursuit of a premiership will come to a head for the Brisbane Strikers this month with a quartet of crucial games, beginning on Saturday night when they take on the Whitsunday Miners. In a month that will see them play the second-placed Miners, […]

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