Archive for Match Reports

Under-20s Finish Strikers’ Weekend On A High

Apr 23, 2018 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers Under-20s team ensured their club’s weekend of fixtures against Olympic FC ended on a positive note tonight when they overcame Olympic 4-2 at Goodwin Park. Olympic stunned their visitors by taking a 2-0 lead by midway through the first half through two clinical strikes by first team regular Kieran Sanders. But Strikers […]

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Strikers Send Message As They Cut Down Olympic

Apr 22, 2018 No Comments

Don’t write off a Brisbane Strikers “three-peat” just yet! That is surely one message resonating around the NPL Queensland tonight after the reigning remiers of the last two seasons inflicted Olympic FC’s first defeat of the season with a 1-0 win after a tremendous struggle at Goodwin Park. Zach Maltby’s fourth goal of the season, […]

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“Shell-shocked” Strikers Bounce Back To Put Seven Past Fire

Apr 15, 2018 No Comments

Brisbane Strikers fullback Sam Knight said his team had been “shell-shocked into action” before running away with the contest in a 7-1 rout of competition battlers Sunshine Coast FC Fire at Sunshine Coast Stadium this afternoon. Strikers trailed to a thunderous fifteenth minute shot from Fire’s Jasper Mellish before responding with first half goals from […]

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Strikers Clear First FFA Cup Hurdle

Apr 10, 2018 No Comments

Another strong second half showing from the Brisbane Strikers proved enough to send them through to the next round of FFA Cup qualifiers when they accounted for Brisbane Premier League side Albany Creek Excelsior 3-1 at Wolter Park tonight. Goals from Hiroki Omori and Michael Lee – the latter from the penalty spot after an […]

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Stirring Second Half Fightback Seizes Derby Points For Strikers

Apr 08, 2018 No Comments

“To find ourselves two-nil down in a very crucial game, where we are really trying to build momentum – we just knew that we had to give more. Every one of us had to give more, and we did that and we got that first goal. “And once that first goal went in we came […]

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City Draw First Blood On Derby Weekend

Apr 07, 2018 No Comments

Brisbane City’s Under-20s team struck the first blow for their club on derby weekend against the Brisbane Strikers when they won 5-2 at Perry Park last night. Early goals to City captain Paul Falso and Jamie Dimitroff put Strikers on the back foot before Josh Matcham (pictured) pulled a goal back for Strikers in the […]

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Title Defence Gathers Momentum As Strikers Despatch Thunder With Five

Mar 30, 2018 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers roared into the NPL Queensland top four – and back into premiership calculations – with an effortless 5-0 victory over SWQ Thunder in a Round 4 catch-up fixture at Perry Park last night. A first half onslaught that cut the visitors’ defences to shreds had Strikers 4-0 up by half time through […]

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Strikers “Dig In”, Beat Redlands, For Three In A Row

Mar 24, 2018 No Comments

Brisbane Strikers football manager David Large was left praising the ability of his players to “dig in” after they came from behind to beat Redlands United 2-1 at the Cleveland Showgrounds last night to claim their third successive NPL Queensland win. On balance, Strikers put in a performance comprised almost equally of silky football skills […]

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Meredith Back With A Brace As Strikers Down Gold Coast United

Mar 03, 2018 No Comments

Brisbane Strikers senior coach Owen Baker said the defending premiers still had a way to go before they fully hit their straps after watching them claim their first win of the 2018 NPL Queensland season by a 4-2 scoreline over Gold Coast United tonight. Strikers took a 3-0 lead into the half time break courtesy […]

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Honours Even As Strikers and Jets Fight Out Another Thriller

Feb 18, 2018 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers opened their points account for the 2018 NPL Queensland competition, but had to settle for just one, after Moreton Bay United Jets midfielder Nick Bernardi scored a last-gasp equalizer for his team as the two teams fought out an enthralling 2-2 draw at Perry Park last night. Bernardi’s goal – a tap-in […]

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