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Meakin Park Fixtures Cancelled

Jan 28, 2013 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers wish to advise that, owing to the flooding situation currently facing Logan and areas throughout southeast Queensland, the pre-season fixtures against Brisbane City scheduled for Meakin Park this Tuesday night have been CANCELLED.

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Late Penalty Sees Strikers Pipped By Capalaba

Jan 23, 2013 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers continued their pre-season build-up in frustrating style last night, beaten 1-0 by Brisbane Premier League side Capalaba at John Fredericks Park. In a match they dominated for long periods the Strikers were made to pay for not converting their scoring opportunities when Capalaba were awarded a hotly-disputed penalty four minutes from the […]

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Strikers Beaten In Pre-Season Opener

Jan 17, 2013 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers got away to their almost customary slow start in pre-season fixtures last night, going down 4-2 to Peninsula Power at AJ Kelly Park. Strikers coach David Large stuck solidly to a pre-game policy of giving as many players as possible at least thirty minutes of playing time in the club’s first pre-season […]

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Pre-Season Venues and Times Confirmed

Jan 10, 2013 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers are now in a position to confirm the dates, times and venues for the senior team’s first three pre-season fixtures. The on-field action for 2013 will get underway with a visit to AJ Kelly Park at Kippa Ring this Wednesday, 16 January, for a game against BPL club Peninsula Power, who are […]

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APL Under-16s Coaching Vacancy

Jan 07, 2013 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers wish to advise that we have a vacancy for a suitably qualified coach to join our APL juniors coaching staff as coach of our Under-16s team. Regrettably, the person initially appointed to this pivotal coaching role in the club’s youth development structure, Mr Dave Stewart, has had to forego his appointment due […]

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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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