“Mate, This Is What We’ve Dreamt Of Since Under 8s”: The 1997 NSL Grand Final Remembered

May 21, 2017 No Comments

When Frank Farina returned from a professional playing career in Europe to sign for the Brisbane Strikers in 1995 he proved to be the catalyst for a football revolution. His signing, combined with Strikers moving their home games to Suncorp Stadium, soon doubled home attendances. By the start of his second season with the club […]

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Strikers v Olympic Fixture POSTPONED

May 20, 2017 No Comments

Brisbane Strikers wish to advise that regrettably tonight’s Brisbane Strikers FC v Brisbane Olympic FC Round 11 PlayStation 4 NPL fixture has been POSTPONED after a pitch inspection this afternoon showed the Perry Park pitch had not recovered sufficiently from yesterday’s rain to safely play the game. The fixture will now be played this coming […]

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Unbeaten Home Record On The Line Against Kirkham’s Olympic

May 19, 2017 No Comments

After a break of three weeks the Brisbane Strikers return to Perry Park this Saturday for to welcome Brisbane Olympic FC for what shapes as the PlayStation 4 NPL Queensland match of the round. Strikers and Olympic are running second and third respectively in the competition, with only two points separating them as they both […]

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Strikers Youth Frustrated By Ten-Man Roar

May 17, 2017 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers Under-20s were left rueing two points that got away when they drew 1-1 with Brisbane Roar Under-20s at Perry Park tonight. Strikers, having gone ahead with a thirtieth minute goal to first half substitute Joshua Matcham, looked to have three points at their mercy when Roar forward Cristian Aloisi was sent off […]

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The 1997 NSL Grand Final: Memories Of Football’s Watershed Day

May 16, 2017 No Comments

The late, and many would say great, Dr Dave Marshall was one of the more ardent Brisbane Strikers fans you could wish to meet back in the club’s National Soccer League days. He was also a habitual reporter of our home games, recording events in his own quirky and colourful style for football fans around […]

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Back In The Groove: Strikers Put Five Past Roar Youth

May 14, 2017 No Comments

Brisbane Strikers coach Sean Lane credited his players with being the architects of their own form reversal as they outclassed Brisbane Roar FC Youth in giving them a 5-0 drubbing at AJ Kelly Park last night. Just as Strikers midfielder Michael Lee had predicted before the game, Strikers rebounded from the disappointment of their sub-par […]

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Join past legends for the Gala Dinner celebrations

May 12, 2017 No Comments

Join past players, fellow supporters and football lovers for a gala dinner to mark the 20 year anniversary of the Brisbane Strikers’ history making 2-0 victory over Sydney United in the 1996/97 NSL Ericcson Cup.

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Sulk Over, Time To ‘Turn Up’ Says Lee

May 12, 2017 No Comments

Brisbane Strikers midfielder Michael Lee predicts Brisbane Roar Youth will face the full force of a Brisbane Strikers team determined to banish the memories of last weekend’s Westfield FFA Cup qualifier loss when the two teams meet at AJ Kelly Park, Redcliffe on Saturday night. Lee said he and his teammates had dealt with the […]

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Roar Youth Game Kick-Off Now One Hour Later

May 11, 2017 No Comments

The Brisbane Strikers wish to inform supporters of advice received from Football Queensland this afternoon of a change to the kick-off time for this Saturday’s PlayStation 4 NPL Queensland Round 10 fixture against Brisbane Roar Youth at AJ Kelly Park, Redcliffe. The match will now be played at 7.15 pm, and NOT 6.15 pm as […]

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How to recover like a pro

May 07, 2017 No Comments

After 5 rounds of the Senior Men’s QLD NPL season the Brisbane Strikers first team were travelling well with all players eager and ready to collect full points in our next game against the Sunshine Coast Fire. The first 5 rounds were challenging for the team with 4 out of the 5 games located away […]

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