Walter Pless on Association Football http://www.walterpless.com.au/ Wed, 29 Mar 2017 07:18:45 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Lakoseljac Cup Round-of-16 draw made today http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/lakoselac-cup-round-of-16-draw-made-today.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/lakoselac-cup-round-of-16-draw-made-today.html

The draw for the first-round proper, or round of 16, for the Lakoseljac Cup was made at Football Federation  Tasmania headquarters this morning.

The games will be played on Monday, 17 April 2017.{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Tue, 28 Mar 2017 04:07:26 +0000
Lions just need a spark to ignite their season http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/lions-just-need-a-spark-to-ignite-their-season.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/lions-just-need-a-spark-to-ignite-their-season.html

Kingborough Lions United showed fighting spirit in going down to reigning champions Devonport City at home at Lightwood Park on Saturday.

The Lions trailed 4-1 at the interval, but fought back to 4-3 before conceding a penalty and succumbing 5-3 to the visitors.{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:03:23 +0000
Zebras take their chances to beat South and go top http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/zebras-take-their-chances-to-beat-south-and-go-top.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/zebras-take-their-chances-to-beat-south-and-go-top.html

Nicholas Groenewold 27 March 2017

Photo:  Nicholas Groenewold, from Chicago, was a vital defender for Zebras [PlessPix]

Hobart Zebras are top of the PS4 NPL standings after beating previous leaders South Hobart 3-0 at KGV Park on Friday night.

Two goals by Mathew Sanders and one by Luke Huigsloot gave the Zebras the three points.{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Sun, 26 Mar 2017 08:53:32 +0000
Sunday results - 26 March 2017 http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/sunday-results-26-march-2017.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/sunday-results-26-march-2017.html

Nick and Hugh Undy

Photo:  Olympia's Hugh Undy (right) controls the ball despite the presence of Northern Rangers' Pat Lanau-Atkonson [PlessPix]

PS4 NPL Tasmania{jcomments on}

Olympia Warriors 4 (J Sklenar 21’, 26’, 40’, G Hoy 67’) beat Northern Rangers 2 (T Anderson 51’, M Jones 65’)

Clarence United 2 (N Naden, P Bremner) beat Launceston City 1

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Sun, 26 Mar 2017 06:16:32 +0000
Saturday results - 25 March 2017 http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/saturday-results-25-march-2017.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/saturday-results-25-march-2017.html

PS4 NPL Tasmania

Kingborough Lions United 3 (T Herweynan 37’,D Mtwale 49’, J Gates 59’) lost to Devonport City 5 (T Fischer 27’, 31’, 45’, 45+2’, M Holden 71’ pen){jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Sat, 25 Mar 2017 07:45:40 +0000
Understrength Knights should still triumph http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/understrength-knights-should-still-triumph.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/understrength-knights-should-still-triumph.html

Southern Championship leaders Glenorchy Knights will leave out several important players when they entertain Nelson at 2.30pm at KGV park today.

Goalkeeper Dmitri Nester is being rested, as is assistant coach and midfielder James Sherman.{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Sat, 25 Mar 2017 02:59:44 +0000
Friday night results - 24 March 2017 http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/friday-night-results-24-march-2017.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/friday-night-results-24-march-2017.html

PS4 NPL Tasmania

Hobart Zebras 3 (L Huigsloot 40’, M Sanders 52’, 90’) beat South Hobart 0{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:59:05 +0000
Zebras face South Hobart tonight in a potentially season-defining showdown http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/zebras-face-south-hobart-tonight-in-a-potentially-season-defiing-showdown.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/zebras-face-south-hobart-tonight-in-a-potentially-season-defiing-showdown.html

Tonight’s PS4 NPL Tasmania showdown between South Hobart and Hobart Zebras at 8pm at KGV Park could be a season decider.

South Hobart top the standings after a mere two rounds and already have a 2-point lead over Zebras and Devonport City.{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:50:57 +0000
Vale Oswyn (Ossie) Leigh Fitzgerald (8-1-1947 - 19-3-2017) http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/vale-oswyn-ossie-leigh-fitzgerald-8-1-1947-19-3-2017.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/vale-oswyn-ossie-leigh-fitzgerald-8-1-1947-19-3-2017.html

Nelson coach Ossie Fitzgerald - Copy

Photo:  Ossie Fitzgerald as coach of Nelson [PlessPix]

Well-known football identity Oswyn (Ossie) Leigh Fitzgerald passed away in Hobart yesterday aged 70.

Ossie, as he was known to football aficionados, was a player before becoming a coach.{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Mon, 20 Mar 2017 02:50:36 +0000
Sunday Results - 19 March 2017 http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/sunday-results-19-march-2017.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/sunday-results-19-march-2017.html

PS4 NPL Tasmania

South Hobart 5 (B Hamlett 2, N Morton, R Cook, A Walter) beat Northern Rangers 0{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Sun, 19 Mar 2017 06:39:55 +0000
Warriors put Lions down in triumphant return to The Den of coach Ian Shaw http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/warriors-put-lions-down-in-triumphant-return-to-the-den-of-coach-ian-shaw.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/warriors-put-lions-down-in-triumphant-return-to-the-den-of-coach-ian-shaw.html

Kingborough Lions United looked as if they might get something out of this game during the first 45 minutes.

But, there were warning signs of impending doom.{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Sat, 18 Mar 2017 07:56:05 +0000
Saturday results - 18 March 2017 http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/saturday-results-18-march-2017.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/saturday-results-18-march-2017.html

PS4 NPL Tasmania

Kingorough Lions United 1 (B Kovadio 54’) lost to Olympia Warriors 5 (A Hess 72’, J Sklenar 74’, 86’, H Undy 84’, S Cartwright 90’){jcomments on}

Devonport City 3-1 Launceston City

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Sat, 18 Mar 2017 05:23:25 +0000
Knights and Hobart United to do it all again today in the opening league round http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/knights-and-hobart-united-to-do-it-all-again-today-in-the-opening-league-round.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/knights-and-hobart-united-to-do-it-all-again-today-in-the-opening-league-round.html

Glenorchy Knights have a full squad from which to select their team to play Hobart United at KGV Park at 2.30pm today in the opening round of the Southern Championship.

The sides met last week in the Summer Cup Final and drew 1-1 after extra-time before Knights won the penalty shoot-out 5-3.{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Fri, 17 Mar 2017 23:56:36 +0000
Mathew Sanders hits marvellous goal in Zebras' 5-0 win over Clarence http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/mathew-sanders-hits-marvellous-goal-in-zebras-5-0-win-over-clarence.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/mathew-sanders-hits-marvellous-goal-in-zebras-5-0-win-over-clarence.html

A Mathew Sanders hat-trick helped Hobart Zebras to a 5-0 win over Clarence United at KGV Park tonight.

The two other goals came from headers from Zebras’ American import, centre-back Nicholas Groenewold.{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Fri, 17 Mar 2017 11:27:03 +0000