Who Is Walter Pless?

Walter_Pless

A teacher by profession, but is now in his 37th year as a football writer. Has written for "Soccer Action" (Melbourne), "Australian Soccer Weekly" (Sydney) and "World Soccer" (London), as well as for several Tasmanian newspapers. Currently contributing to "Goal!Weekly" in Melbourne and the Australian magazine "Soccer International". Played for Croatia-Glenorchy, Caledonians, Metro, Rapid and University in Tasmania, as well as in the United States of America. Coached University, Metro and Croatia-Glenorchy.

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Photo:  Eagles' Adam McKeown (left) and Olympia's Peter Tsakiris in a chase for the ball [PlessPix]

http://youtu.be/Z9675bKygsQ'

(Courtesy of Stefano Lufi, Mr Video)

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Photo:  Eagles' Adam McKeown sends a clearing header upfield aaginst Olympia at Clare Street today [PlessPix]

Forestry Tasmania Southern Premier League

New Town Eagles 1 (A McKeown 44) drew with Olympia Warriors 1 (B Phillips 57)

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Photo:  Captains David Hoppitt (left) and Marcello Marchioli shake hands [PlessPix]

http://youtu.be/qC307PzskJo

(Courtesy of Stefano Lufi, Mr Video)

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Photo:  Clarence's Emmanuel Tsakiris shields the ball [PlessPix]

(Forestry Tasmania Southern Premier League, Lightwood Park, Saturday, 14 July 2012)

Kingborough Lions United 0

Clarence United 3 (A Hedge 14, D Hoppitt 63, E Tsakiris 87)

HT: 0-1   Att: 100   Ref: B Kopra

Kingborough Lions United: Leamey  -  Cooper, Cuthbertson, Iseli, D Pearce  -  Schuth, Marchioli, T Pearce, Di Falco  -  Cowen (Kang 68), Bevan (D Abbott 44)  (Subs not used:  Davies, Duncan)

Clarence United: Ortiz  -  Toghill, Rees, Hedge, Price  -  Hoppitt (Mizuno 77), Cairns, S McIntyre, Richardson, Hardwick (L Brown 85)  -  E Tsakiris (Thurley 88)  (Subs not used:  Cornish, Randall)

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Photo:  Clarence defender Adam Hedge breaks clear with the ball [PlessPix]

http://youtu.be/1_SRSWRRL3U

(Courtesy of Stefano Lufi, Mr Video)

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Photo:  Clarence's David Hoppitt controls the ball in front of the Lions' Nick Cuthbertson and Trent Pearce [PlessPix]

Forestry Tasmania Southern Premier League

Kingborough Lions United 0 lost to Clarence United 3 (A Hedge 14, D Hoppitt 63, E Tsakiris 87)

South Hobart 10-0 University

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Photo:  The Knights' Jade Clay (right) tries to get past the Zebras' Danny Chadderton [PlessPix]

(Forestry Tasmania Southern Premier League, KGV Park, Friday, 13 July 2012)

Tilford Zebras 1 (D Chadderton 75)

Glenorchy Knights 1 (J Letiko 50)

HT: 0-0   Att: 100   Ref: I Jozeljic

Tilford Zebras: McKenna  -  Otte, Smith, Telega, Muller  -  Chadderton  -  Self (MacDonald 54), Foley-Donoghue, Fagg  -  K Engels, Walsh (David 72)  (Subs not used:  Siedler, Woodford)

Glenorchy Knights: Peter  -  Hey, Johnson, Holmes, Roberts  -  Marney, J Huigsloot (Griffin 54), Nowicki, Clay  -  Strang (Letiko 46), Kamano  (Subs not used:  Robinson, Sherman)

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Photo:  Tilford Zebras' Andrew Telega gets away from Glenorchy Knights' Jade Clay [PlessPix]

Forestry Tasmania Southern Premier League

Tilford Zebras 1 (D Chadderton 75) drew with Glenorchy Knights 1 (J Letiko 50)