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New biography of Sir Stanley Matthews

Stanley Matthews Roy Hay English author Jon Henderson is writing a new biography of (Sir) Stanley Matthews. He is seeking information about Matthews visits to Australia subsequent to his first appearance in 1958 with the Blackpool team when it toured …

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Keeping the score

[caption id="attachment_1494" align="aligncenter" width="210" caption="Keeping the score"][/caption] This article appeared in Goal Weekly on Friday,11 November 2011, p. 19. It was inspired by Vin Maskell whose website

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Heart break through for first win over Jets

Melbourne Heart 3 Newcastle Jets 0 Roy Hay Heart went seeking its first win of the season at home to Newcastle Jets on Saturday night at AAMI Park. After an even

Berisha Vargas

Moral victory for nine men of Melbourne

Melbourne Victory 2 Brisbane Roar 2 Roy Hay The highly awaited clash between the runaway league leader Brisbane Roar and Melbourne Victory ended in a two-all draw at Etihad Stadium

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Heartbreak for Hearts as Sydney draw

Melbourne Heart 1 Sydney FC 1 Roy Hay It was heartbreak of the Heart at AAMI Park on Saturday night when the home team thought they had the match won


Commemorating Tom Wills?

The Tom Wills saga Roy Hay Published in the Geelong Advertiser, 20 October 2011, p. 40. The campaign for the recognition of Tom Wills by a memorial or statue in Geelong

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Melbourne derby ends in stalemate

Melbourne Victory 0 Melbourne Heart 0 Roy Hay The first Melbourne derby of the 2011-12 season ended in a scoreless draw. For the third match in succession Melbourne Victory failed to

Dugandzic Dodd Williams

Glory too good for heartless Heart

Melbourne Heart 1 Perth Glory 2 Roy Hay Melbourne Heart’s first home game against Perth Glory ended in a disappointing two-one defeat. Simon Colosimo did not come up and Brendan Hammill

Kennedy Holman

Socceroos down Oman

Australia 3 Oman 0 Roy Hay Australia took on Oman in the first leg of back-to-back matches in qualification for the World Cup in Brazil in 2014 at ANZ stadium


Keepers steal the Kewell-Emerton show

Melbourne Victory 0 Sydney FC 0 Roy Hay The long awaited clash between Victory and Sydney with the Kewell and Emerton show as the main event kicked off at Etihad

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