Who Is Walter Pless?


A teacher by profession, but is now in his 38th 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:  Olympia Warriors' Number 20 scores against Brighton Storm [PlessPix]


Photo:  Action from the Derwent United versus Olympia Warriors Cup Final [PlessPix]

Sunday saw a feast of youth footballat the Showgrounds.

Here are some more action photos and team photos from the day.


Photo:  New Town Eagles score their fourth in the 5-0 win over Kingborough Lions United [PlessPix]

Women’s State-wide Top-Four Series

Olympia Warriors 4-0 Clarence United

Launceston City 5-0 Somerset


Photo:  Derwent United's trophy winners for 2012 [PlessPix]

Hae Song Lee won Derwent United’s best-and-fairest senor award at the club’s presentation dinner last night.

The striker has returned to Korea and team-mate Jeong Bin Kim accepted the award for him.


Photo:  Coach Nick Owen and his Ulverstone side troop off after the game.  Ulverstone held their own in the first half and trailed 1-0 before collapsing in the second half [PlessPix]

State-wide Top-Four Series Semi-Final

South Hobart 5 (N Morton 25, A Brennan 51, 60, 71, C Williams 70) beat Ulverstone 1 (B Mann 90)