Jade North In Line For Major Indigenous Award
Qantas Socceroo Jade North is in line to win the Male Sportsperson of the Year Award at the 2004 Deadly Awards, which acknowledges all areas within the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.
Qantas Socceroo Jade North is in line to win the Male Sportsperson of the Year Award at the 2004 Deadly Awards, which acknowledges all areas within the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community. The finalists have been announced and this year-s nominees are among the best and brightest stars that Indigenous Australia has to offer from football and athletics to music, the arts and education. North has been nominated alongside Anthony Mundine, Joshua Ross and Nathan Thomas. North, was a consistent performer with the Socceroos in matches against Turkey (May) and then the Oceania Nations Cup Qualifiers (June) in Adelaide, before joining the Australian Men-s Olympic Team squad. At the Athens Olympics, North was one of Australia-s standout performers in all four games that Australia played, as they went through to the Quarter Finals. North was also a key member of Perth Glory-s grand final winning team that won the last ever NSL Championship against Parramatta Power earlier this year. The Deadly-s will be heard next Friday night at the Sydney Opera House.
Duke replaces Ikonomidis in Caltex Socceroos squad to face Korea Republic
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Jedinak’s presence huge boost for Villa ahead of lucrative playoff final
If Aston Villa have one thing in their favour in Tuesday morning’s (12am AEST) Championship playoff final against Derby County, it’s the presence of Mile Jedinak. The former Caltex Socceroos skipper is back at Wembley in the widely touted as the ‘richest game in world football
Aussies Abroad: Rogic’s Celtic make history after Scottish Cup final triumph
Tom Rogic’s Celtic has defeated Hearts in the Scottish Cup Final overnight to complete a remarkable ‘Treble’ and confirm themselves as the undisputed kings of Scottish football. The Bhoys were made to work hard for the win at Hampden Park though, falling behind early in the se
Caltex Socceroos defender Behich heading back to Turkey
Caltex Socceroos defender Aziz Behich has made a move back to Turkey, joining İstanbul Başakşehir FK on a three-year deal. After being unable to break into Mark van Bommel’s PSV side in the Eredivisie, the 28-year-old left-back has decided to join the Istanbul-based outfit whi