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Pre-Season Fixture List Takes Shape

Jan 01, 2013 No Comments

With the sun having set, figuratively speaking, on a year which saw the Brisbane Strikers reclaim the title of Queensland State League Premiers, it has risen again to herald a new year which promises an exciting new chapter in the club’s history. The inaugural season of the Australian Premier League (Queensland Division) is scheduled to […]

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Nine Sign For ‘13

Dec 24, 2012 No Comments

With pre-season training having gone into hiatus for the Christmas-New Year holiday, Brisbane Strikers head coach David Large has moved to ‘lock in’ half of the squad he will need for the club’s assault on the inaugural Australian Premier League (Queensland Division) next year. Large has already agreed terms with eight of the club’s QSL […]

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APL Juniors Announcement

Dec 21, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers are aware that in recent weeks there has been confusion in the football community in Brisbane surrounding the start-up of the Australian Premier League next year. There is an environment of uncertainty among some in the football community stemming partly from lack of knowledge about the APL and partly from the circulation […]

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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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