Who Is Walter Pless?

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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Sanders and Price - Copy

Photo:  Clarence skipper Jeremy Price (right) tackles Zebras' Mathew Sanders, who scored four goals [PlessPix]

NPL Tasmania

Hobart Zebras 9 (L Huigsloot 2’, 26’, M Sanders 5’, 23’, 36’, 74’, J Hey 62’, M Pace 83’, J Sklenar 90’) beat Clarence United 0

Kingborough Lions United 5-2 Northern Rangers

Launceston City 1-3 Devonport City

Lucy MacGregor and Clarence opponent - Copy

Photo:  Hobart Zebras' midfielder Lucy MacGregor (left) holds off a Clarence opponent [PlessPix]

Women’s Super League

Hobart Zebras 1 (L Johnson) drew with Clarence United 1 (M Harrison)

Lucy Johnson and Clarence opponent - Copy

Photo:  Hobart Zebras' Lucy Johnson (left) tries to round a Clarence opponent.  Johnson was stretchered off near the end of the game after apparently injury her neck in a fall. [PlessPix]

 

NPL Tasmania Standings (As at Saturday 7 July 2018)

 

TEAM

P

W

D

L

F

A

Pts

Devonport City

13

9

2

2

39

13

29

Launceston City

13

9

2

2

37

14

29

Hobart Zebras

13

8

2

3

43

25

26

South Hobart

12

7

2

3

34

20

23

Olympia Warriors

12

5

1

6

22

26

16

Kingborough Lions

13

3

2

8

26

30

11

Northern Rangers

13

3

1

9

23

44

10

Clarence United

13

0

2

11

10

62

2

 

Sanders scores against Voss - Copy

Photo:  Mathew Sanders (left) beats Clarence keeper Jason Voss to net one of his four goals today [PlessPix]

Huigsloot beats Voss with header - Copy

Photo:  Luke Huigsloot plants a header past Clarence keeper Jason Voss to give Zebras a 4-0 lead [PlessPix]

Hey shoots at goal - Copy

Photo:  Hobart Zebras' skipper Jayden Hey has a crack at goal before Clarence's Chris Kannegiesser can block [PlessPix]

Southern Under-18s

Hobart Zebras 1-3 Beachside

Beachside cross - Copy

Photo:  A Beachside player crosses the ball against Hobart Zebras in today's Under-18s match [PlessPix]

Zebs v Beachside U18s - Copy

Photo:  Action from today's Under-18s game between Beachside and Hobart Zebras [PlessPix]

Markaj filming - Copy

Photo:  Hobart Zebras' banned coach Gabriel Markaj on his step ladder seems to be filming the match while his brother Alexsander Markaj and fellow central defender Jan Charuza watch the action at the other end of the pitch [PlessPix]

Johnson lies on ground injured - Copy

Photo:  Hobart Zebras' Lucy Johnson receives treatment after being injured [PlessPix]

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+5 #23 jerry kruijver 2018-07-09 02:14
Quoting Anon:
Quality of the live feed from Launceston yesterday was woeful.

Quoting Anon:
Quality of the live feed from Launceston yesterday was woeful.
I very much appreciate the efforts of everyone who cobbles the live coverage together and love the banter of the commentators.Gr eat job.
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+6 #22 The Bottom line 2018-07-08 10:40
Quoting Anon:
Quoting Solon:
#9 On the Sidelines, I don't mean to be rude, but the name is SANDERS and not SAUNDERS (sic). When will people stop making this error?


Next thing they will be naming him KFC.

The slice of cheese boys already call him the " colonel "
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+4 #21 overrated 2018-07-08 09:28
Quoting Peter Southerner:
Quoting overrated:
Quoting Peter Southerner:
City missing 3 of their 4 imports hurt last night. Syson, Fischer and Cartwright hurt not playing

what are you on about


Well Syson and Fischer may as well not played player last night as they had no impact and no where to be seen.

haha sorry
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+4 #20 Peter Southerner 2018-07-08 08:56
Quoting overrated:
Quoting Peter Southerner:
City missing 3 of their 4 imports hurt last night. Syson, Fischer and Cartwright hurt not playing

what are you on about


Well Syson and Fischer may as well not played player last night as they had no impact and no where to be seen.
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+3 #19 overrated 2018-07-08 06:22
Quoting Peter Southerner:
City missing 3 of their 4 imports hurt last night. Syson, Fischer and Cartwright hurt not playing

what are you on about
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0 #18 Anon 2018-07-08 06:19
Quoting Anon:
Quoting Anon:
Quoting Solon:
#9 On the Sidelines, I don't mean to be rude, but the name is SANDERS and not SAUNDERS (sic). When will people stop making this error?


Next thing they will be naming him KFC.
just a no fuss player quietly gone along to 17 goals for the season

we should name him KFP
Killer Football Player cause he's killed a lot of clubs with his goal scoring.
And yes he is a no fuss player.
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+1 #17 Peter Southerner 2018-07-08 02:02
City missing 3 of their 4 imports hurt last night. Syson, Fischer and Cartwright hurt not playing
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-1 #16 Anon 2018-07-07 22:55
Quality of the live feed from Launceston yesterday was woeful.
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+5 #15 Anon 2018-07-07 16:41
Quoting Anon:
Quoting Solon:
#9 On the Sidelines, I don't mean to be rude, but the name is SANDERS and not SAUNDERS (sic). When will people stop making this error?


Next thing they will be naming him KFC.
just a no fuss player quietly gone along to 17 goals for the season
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+5 #14 Anon 2018-07-07 13:46
Quoting Solon:
#9 On the Sidelines, I don't mean to be rude, but the name is SANDERS and not SAUNDERS (sic). When will people stop making this error?


Next thing they will be naming him KFC.
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