Archive for Match Reports

Thurtell’s Nerveless Stoppage Time Strike Pulls A Point Out Of The Fire

Jun 03, 2012 No Comments

A brilliant stoppage time strike under huge pressure by Matt Thurtell (pictured) rescued a point for the Brisbane Strikers in a heart-stopping clash with their old foes, the Sunshine Coast Fire, at Perry Park last night. It looked as if the Fire, who had been reduced to ten men with the dismissal of Tyson Holmes […]

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Thurtell Bags Three Again As Strikers Beat Luckless Miners

May 27, 2012 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers will play the Sunshine Coast Fire for top spot on the QSL table at Perry Park next Saturday after taking three priceless competition points away from Mackay with a 5-2 win at a rain-sodden Virgin Australia Stadium last night. The winning margin might look convincing enough, but it belied the difficulty the […]

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Brisbane Strikers Youth Team Shrugs Off Inconsistency To Beat Ten-Man Stars

May 21, 2012 No Comments

Post-Match Comments – Martin Large The Brisbane Strikers Under-19s got Saturday’s football entertainment at Perry Park underway in satisfying style for the hosting club as they beat a numerically-challenged Gold Coast Stars 3-0 in the curtain-raiser to the main match. The Stars’ current player shortage is certainly causing the club some dramas, and the requirement […]

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Strikers Crush Stars Again

May 19, 2012 No Comments

Round 10 – Alain Charles (2)Round 10 – Alain Charles (1)Round 10 – David Large (2)Round 10 – David Large (1)The Brisbane Strikers emerged from a fortnight without football tonight to begin the second round of QSL fixtures in much the way that they started the first, with a 7-0 thrashing of a plucky Gold […]

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Logan Strikers Taste First Defeat

May 07, 2012 No Comments

The Logan Strikers lost their unbeaten Queensland State Youth League run yesterday when beaten 3-2 by Southwest Queensland in a see-sawing game at Meakin Park. Logan looked the more likely winners early on, quickly establishing their passing game and going ahead in the ninth minute when Luke Weightman arrived in the Southwest Queensland six-yard box […]

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Strikers Youth Blow Three-Goal Lead As Cronk Hat-Trick Steals A Point For Gympie

May 06, 2012 No Comments

Prior to the Brisbane Strikers senior team going through its paces in a tense and low-scoring contest with the North Queensland Razorbacks last night, the Brisbane Strikers Under-19s were involved in a totally different kind of contest in drawing 3-3 with Gympie Fire. This was a bizarre kind of game in which the Strikers got […]

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King’s Lone Strike Sinks Razorbacks

May 05, 2012 No Comments

Round 8 – Ken Mitchell (2)Round 8 – Ken Mitchell (1)Round 8 – John Costello (2)Round 8 – John Costello (1)A moment of brilliance from winger Greg King proved the essential difference between the Brisbane Strikers and the North Queensland Razorbacks as the Strikers eked out another three points with a 1-0 win in a […]

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Logan Strikers Go Top

Apr 25, 2012 No Comments

The Logan Strikers climbed to top position on the State Youth League Southern Division ladder when they edged out the QAS 2-1 in an evenly-fought game at Meakin Park today. All the goals were scored in the second half, with two “super subs” doing the damage for Logan. Luke Weightman opened the scoring for them, […]

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Logan Break Through For First Strikers Derby Win

Apr 15, 2012 No Comments

The on-field future of the Brisbane Strikers is in very good nick. That was the first, and paramount, conclusion to be drawn from this afternoon’s “Strikers Derby” in the Queensland State Youth League Southern Division at Meakin Park. The second conclusion to be drawn was that there are two teams bearing the Strikers’ moniker this […]

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Under-19s Make It Two On The Bounce

Apr 02, 2012 No Comments

In the curtain-raiser to yesterday’s main game at Perry Park the Brisbane Strikers Under-19s made it two wins in consecutive weeks with a hard-fought 2-0 win over the Queensland Academy of Sports. Much like their senior team stablemates, the Strikers’ State Youth League team put in a diligent ninety minutes in a high-tempo match marked […]

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