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:  South's Kobe Kemp (left) challenges Kingborough's Gilly Desouza for a header [PlessPix]

NPL Tasmania

South Hobart 2 (N Morton 13’, P Sculthorpe 32’) drew with Kingborough Lions United 2 (P Kantzos 27’, C Downes 36’)

Hobart Zebras 4 (J Sklenar 49’, I Van Doorne 55’, 80’, M Sanders 76’) beat Northern Rangers 2 (M Jones 13’, D Cristy 28’)

Launceston City 4 (N Mies 25', T Fischer 38', 47', J Linger 56') beat Clarence United 1 (C Snell)

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Photo:  Zebras' Jordan Muller challenges Rangers' Federico Cano [PlessPix]

Challenge League

South Hobart 5-1 Kingborough Lions United

Women’s Super League

Hobart Zebras 2 (C Roberts, L MacGregor) beat University 0

Launceston City 11-0 Clarence United

Women’s Southern Championship

Hobart Zebras 5-3 University

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Photo:  Hobart United score against Taroona in a junior match at Kelvedon Park [PlessPix]

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Photo:  Kingborough Lions celebrate a goal against South Hobart [PlessPix]

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Photo:  Zebras' Iskander Van Doorne is tackled by a Rangers defender [PlessPix]

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Photo:  South Hobart skipper Daniel Brown flashes a header across the Kingborough goalmouth [PlessPix]

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Photo:  The Hobart United goalkeeper takes a cross against Taroona in a junior match at Kelvedon Park [PlessPix]

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Photo:  Zebras coach Gabriel Markaj questions the referee about the dismissal of goalkeeper Sheku Kamara [PlessPix]