Almanac Soccer: Vale Jimmy Williams

Luke Radzminski followed South Melbourne to play the underdogs in the Eastern Lions. Having just lost the late Jimmy Williams, the Lions held on in a nail biting finish.

Almanac Soccer – Melbourne City v Sydney FC: So, I finally attended an A-League Grand Final… and left with a migraine

Luke Radziminski took in the A League Grand Final and compiled this report of words and photos. [Includes a link to LR’s gallery – Ed]

Almanac Soccer: Melbourne City for the cup! (Or how I learned to stop worrying and enjoy the soccer)

John Gordon first became interested in soccer in the 70s watching English soccer on late night TV, now he eagerly follows his son who is a keen soccer player.

Almanac Soccer: That’s it for Barnsley!

Barnsley FC lost the play offs for promotion to the Premier League in 2022 reports Rod Oaten. Rod mentions he also committed the cardinal sin of leaving a footy match before it ended and missed seeing his team snatch a win!

Almanac Soccer: North Geelong 1 – 1 Brunswick City

Roy Hay had a busy weekend watching many soccer games, but eventually settled on the North Geelong and Brunswick City clash. After a tight start, both teams got on the board in a frenzied second half.

The Sporting Weekend: A Mixed Package of Results

The Tykes lost, but the Bombers won. And so did the Burgers. Then there were the local footy results. Rod Oaten’s sporting weekend offered the proverbial mixed bag.

Almanac Soccer: Bell Park 2 v Surfcoast 1

With stiff opposition from Surfcoast, Bell Park had to work hard to score goals late in both halves to eventually win the game two goals to one reports Roy Hay.

Almanac Soccer: Golden Plains v Bell Park

Bells Park had a big win against Golden Plains in the local derby soccer match at Bannockburn as Roy Hay reports..

Almanac Soccer: South Melbourne Riding The Season On A High

Round 5 of the FFA Cup produced an absolute thriller between the original derby sides, South Melbourne and the Melbourne Knights. Luke Radziminski reports.

Almanac Soccer: Barnsley FC update

Rod Oaten presents an update report of the fortunes of the Barnsley FC in the Championship League.

Almanac Soccer: Corio v Whittlesea United

Roy Hay reports on local soccer in Geelong where Corio and Whittlesea played a 2 all draw.

Almanac Soccer: North Geelong Warriors 2 – 4 Bulleen Lions

Roy Hay gives a detailed insight into the high-scoring North Geelong Warriors – Bulleen Lions clash, as well as a historical recap of the home side.

Almanac Soccer: A Super League For Football

Braham Dabscheck tried to make sense of the Super League of Football yesterday when he wrote this piece. Then things changed overnight. Read his initial thoughts, and add your own.

Almanac Soccer: Geelong 1 – 1 Western United

Roy Hay reviews the Geelong v Western United game held at Stead Park.

Almanac Soccer: Geelong Rangers 0 – 1 Hume United

On a bitterly cold winter’s day in Geelong, Roy Hay worked hard as a supporter to review the Geelong Rangers’ game against the strong Hume United.

Almanac Soccer: Barnsley FC update (and some Bombers as well!)

Rod Oaten updates the latest results from the games played by Barnsley FC over Easter.

Almanac Soccer: Back to the park

Roy Hay returns with a match between two local soccer clubs whose origins are somewhat emblematic of the tale of modern Australian migration.

Almanac Soccer: Sheffield Bloody Wednesday! – Barnsley FC update

Rod Oaten updates the fortunes of the Barnsley FC as they endeavour for promotion to the EPL.

Almanac Soccer: Preston Lions v Melbourne City – A Sleeping Giant Awoken

Luke Radzminski reports on the Preston Lions victory in their first game in the National Premier League 3 against Melbourne City recently. He also provides some historical background of the Preston Lions Club.

Football is Back: Golden Plains SC v Melbourne Uni SC

Roy Hay says he’s retired (and gives some words to a description of life in Bannockburn outside of Geelong) but we all know he is not. Here’s his report on the opener of the local football season.

Almanac Soccer: Barnsley Football Club – the dream continues…

Rod Oaten continues to be pleased with the progress Barnsley Football Club is making with a drawn and a win in their past two matches.