Archive for Squads

Brisbane Strikers Squad Profiles: 8 Michael Angus

May 23, 2012 No Comments

Winner of the Brisbane Strikers’ Player of the Year award in his first season for the club in 2010, midfielder Michael Angus had a more subdued 2011 season in terms of goals scored but was still an ever-present in the starting eleven. His work rate remained second to none and his number of assists also […]

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Brisbane Strikers Squad Profiles: 7 Chay Hews

May 14, 2012 No Comments

Now 35, Chay Hews shows no sign of slowing down and looks likely to remain one of the QSL’s premier midfielders this year. He is the most experienced player in the Brisbane Strikers squad, has made more appearances for the club than any other player and is probably its most complete footballer, having played at […]

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Brisbane Strikers Squad Profiles: 6 Alex Henderson

May 08, 2012 No Comments

Alex Henderson has just turned 20 but, even at that tender age, has already won the league championship-grand final double twice with the Sunshine Coast Fire. A tall, strong centre half who is very difficult to pass and strong in the air, Henderson’s defensive qualities are already well-proven and established but he will be looking […]

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Brisbane Strikers Squad Profiles: 5. Nick Robinson

Apr 30, 2012 No Comments

It says a lot about the footballing qualities of Nick Robinson that he can play virtually anywhere in the outfield setup of the Brisbane Strikers. Tall, strong, athletic and with good technique and vision, Robinson is a versatile player who can command a place in the team in defence, midfield or attack. And yet, the […]

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Brisbane Strikers Squad Profiles: 4. Josh Searle

Apr 28, 2012 No Comments

It was to the Brisbane Strikers’ great detriment last year that injuries limited Josh Searle to just nine appearances. Having broken into the team in an unfamiliar role at right back after transferring from the North Queensland Razorbacks, Searle quickly proved himself to be one of the team’s most dangerous attacking weapons because of his […]

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Brisbane Strikers Squad Profiles: 3. John Costello

Apr 23, 2012 No Comments

Having last played for the Brisbane Strikers in their championship-winning 2009 season, when he played primarily as left fullback, John Costello has returned to them this year as the competition’s reigning Most Valuable Player (a distinction he earned last year with Gold Coast Stars), as a centre-half, and as captain. Strikers coach David Large is […]

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Brisbane Strikers Squad Profiles: 2. Ryan Mottin

Apr 18, 2012 No Comments

Having sat out the entirety of his first year with the Brisbane Strikers with injury, Ryan Mottin had to wait for his opportunity to break into the starting eleven last season but took his opportunity with both hands when it came. By the end of the season he was proving himself one of the club’s […]

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Brisbane Strikers QSL Squad Profiles: 1 David Chambers

Apr 12, 2012 No Comments

Known as: “Chambo” Playing number: 1 Field Position: Goalkeeper D.O.B. 9 July 1984 Height: 180 cm Weight: 89 kg Home town: Gold Coast Previous Clubs: Gold Coast Stars, Palm Beach, Port Kembla, Rochedale, QAS Appearances: 4 Goals: 0 In his first QSL season, for the Gold Coast Stars, last year David Chambers achieved a distinction […]

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