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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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A Bright Picture Just Gets Brighter

Jul 26, 2012 No Comments

As the Brisbane Strikers prepare to get their last full round of 2012 QSL fixtures underway this Saturday night, things could hardly be looking any better around Perry Park. That rosy summation is not simply a reflection of where the Strikers are at in terms of their league campaign – ten points ahead of their […]

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Captain Costello Returns For Razorbacks Fixture

Jul 12, 2012 No Comments

It’s a case of “all systems go” for the Brisbane Strikers this week when they journey to Townsville to battle with the North Queensland Razorbacks at the Townsville Sports Reserve on Saturday night. Having extended their unbeaten run to eleven games last weekend with a rampaging 6-1 win at Meakin Park over Bundaberg Spirit, and […]

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‘No Surprises – At Least From Us’ Says Large

Jul 05, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers will play the last unknown quantity that is left for them in the QSL this season when they go to their ‘home away from home’, Meakin Park, to play Bundaberg Spirit in Round 16 of the competition this Saturday. The postponement of the scheduled Round 7 fixture between the two teams back […]

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Preparation Problems For Strikers Ahead Of Cougars Challenge

Jun 28, 2012 No Comments

Brisbane Strikers coach David Large is hoping that a week of disrupted training does not prevent his players from taking advantage of their ‘next big opportunity’ in their quest for a second QSL title this weekend when they travel to Rockhampton for their second meeting this season with the Capricorn Cougars. Once again this week […]

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Robinson Expecting ‘Rambunctious’ Bulls

Jun 21, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers are steeling themselves this week to fly into a football storm as they prepare for their return bout with the tetchy Far North Queensland Bulls in Mareeba. That the match throws the Strikers, as the current league leaders, into battle against the third-placed team in the league would ordinarily be reason enough […]

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No Over-Confidence Heading Into QAS Game

Jun 14, 2012 No Comments

A difficult sequence of QSL games continues for the Brisbane Strikers this Saturday when they make the short journey across town to defend their newly-achieved status of league leaders against QAS Football at Meakin Park on Saturday. After playing the other three teams in the top four over the last three weeks – Whitsunday Miners, […]

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Costello Back But Henderson Out As Strikers Look To Seize The Day Against Bulls

Jun 07, 2012 No Comments

It’s a case of ‘one in, one out’ of the Brisbane Strikers’ troublesome centre half positions this week as they look ahead to their clash with the Far North Queensland Bulls at Perry Park on Saturday afternoon. On the one hand, they will be bolstered by the return of captain John Costello (pictured), who was […]

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It’s Pressure Time Again

May 31, 2012 No Comments

The biggest game of the QSL season so far comes to Perry Park this Saturday when the Brisbane Strikers take on their old foes, the reigning champions and current league leaders, Sunshine Coast Fire. While the two teams have not had things all their own way this season, with the Whitsunday Miners breathing down their […]

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Boxell Back For ‘Fantastic’ Miners Clash

May 24, 2012 No Comments

Fullback Jack Boxell is set for a recall to the Brisbane Strikers starting eleven on Saturday when they travel to Mackay for the first of a quartet of games that could prove to be pivotal in the club’s quest for a second QSL championship. With the Strikers facing a challenging and potentially season-defining set of […]

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