Sunday 13 March 2016

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Interest rates or surplus at the heart of the economic problem?

Interest rates or surplus at the heart of the economic problem? Roy Hay For two weeks before the Federal budget, the commentariat focused on the Reserve Bank’s misreading of the economic entrails arguing that it has overestimated the rate of …

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Steve Luczo

Istvan Luczo (2 June 1934–26 April 2012) Istvan (Steve) Luczo of Corio Soccer Club was one of the most familiar but most self-effacing persons associated with soccer in Geelong.

Goal-line technology

Keep technology out of football

Testing one of the  goal-line technology systems. FIFA World, April 2012, p. 13. Keep technology out of football Roy Hay (Earlier versions of the this article appeared in the Geelong Advertiser,


Hakan flies the flag for Australia

Hakan flies the flag for Australia at the Olympics Roy Hay (This article was publsihed on the Goal Weekly website at on Thursday 26 April 2012. The photograph of

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Lip service to history devalues worthwhile project

Lip service to history devalues worthwhile project Roy Hay It was an excellent idea of SBS and the Johnny Warren Foundation to reopen the debate about the best players, coaches

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Helen Schwab

Helen Schwab Roy Hay It is with deep sadness and regret that we pass on the news that Helen Schwab tragically drowned while swimming in Queensland. Helen was a vibrant

North celebrate Cup win

North Geelong demolish Corio to win CoGG Cup

North Geelong win City of Greater Geelong Cup in a landslide Roy Hay (Note: click and double click on photographs below to enlarge them). North Geelong demolished Corio by eight goals

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Victory season washed away by Jets

Melbourne Victory 1 Newcastle Jets 3 Roy Hay On a night of pouring rain in Melbourne, Victory’s season was washed away by Newcastle Jets by three goals to one at

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From Emus to Socceroos: How the national team got its name

From Emus to Socceroos: The real origins of national team’s name at last Roy Hay and David Hearder (This story first appeared in Goal Weekly, 24 February 2012, pp. 1–3,

Marrone takes on defence

Heart down league leaders on a hot night at AAMI

Melbourne Heart 1 Central Coast Mariners 0 Roy Hay Melbourne Heart knocked off the bottom team, Gold Coast United, by a single goal last week and on Sunday night they

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