Wednesday 09 March 2016

All posts in Football 2011


Les Shorrock: Prince of Photographers

Leslie James Shorrock, 15 April 1921-28 September 2011: Prince of photographers Roy Hay Les Shorrock was one of kind. I knew him through the game of football with which we were both involved but this was only a part of …

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The Kewell factor

The Kewell factor Published in the Geelong Advertiser, 23 September 2011, p. 30, as 'Harry's tail has a flick.' Roy Hay It did not take Harry Kewell

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Sjel (Mike) de Bruyckere (1928-2011

Sjel (Mike) de Bruyckere. After a stellar career as player and coach at senior level de Bruyckere continued his involvement with the game, coaching children.Photo: Les


Socceroos turn out for Werribee

Socceroos turn out for Werribee (Published on the Goal Weekly website, 19 August 2011. Roy Hay Last week I wrote about bending the rules in sport in general terms, but

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Young Socceroos in Portugal 1991

Victorian members of the Young Socceroos with their medals. Left to right: Mark Silic, Robert Spasevski, Robert Stojcevski, Kevin Muscat, Kris Trajanovski, Lorenz Kindtner. Photo: Les Shorrock. Les

Here to clean up cricket

Tanks for the memories and the role of cheating in sports

Photo: Geelong Advertiser. Tanks for the memories and the role of cheating in sports This article was published as 'Purity in sport elusive,' Geelong Advertiser, 9 August 2011, p. 16. Roy

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Punching above its weight: No wonder we have trouble with Uruguay

Ray Baartz heads goalwards against Uruguay in Sydney in 1974. Source: Sid Grant, Jack Pollard’s Soccer Records. Punching above its weight: No wonder we have trouble with Uruguay (Originally published in Goal

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Celtic win close match with Victory

Skippers in opposition. Victory's Adrian Leijer closes down Georgios Samaras of Celtic. Melbourne Victory 0 Celtic 1 Roy Hay Melbourne Victory lost by a single goal to Celtic on Wednesday night

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Celtic expect tough match

Georgios Samaras, Neil Lennon, Mehmet Durakovic and Grant Brebner face the media. Celtic expects tough match Roy Hay Celtic expects its toughest match of its three-game Australian tour when it takes

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Celtic’s Australian connections

Tommy Burns of Celtic shields the ball against Red Star Belgrade during the World of Soccer tournament at Olympic Park, Melbourne. The referee is Jack Taylor, who officiated

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